The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 74 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 19 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.93% 0.95% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.92% 5.95% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 7
Average salary £37,500 £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,600 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Selenium
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
240 185 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.32% 15.96% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 204 156 115
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Selenium
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Kent region.

Selenium Salary Trend in Kent

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Kent

Selenium
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 6 - -
West Malling - 3 £40,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £37,500 -
Maidstone +11 1 £40,000 +90.47%
Dartford - 1 £27,500 -
Dover - 1 - - 1
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 23 (65.71%) Java
2 18 (51.43%) HTML
3 15 (42.86%) MySQL
4 13 (37.14%) Web Services
5 12 (34.29%) .NET
6 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
6 11 (31.43%) VB
6 11 (31.43%) QA
6 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
7 10 (28.57%) WebDriver
7 10 (28.57%) Hudson
7 10 (28.57%) C++
7 10 (28.57%) SOA
7 10 (28.57%) Replication
7 10 (28.57%) Clustering
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
8 9 (25.71%) Software Testing
9 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Finance
9 7 (20.00%) HP
9 7 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) MS Office
10 6 (17.14%) Test Planning
11 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (14.29%) CSS3
11 5 (14.29%) PHP
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.29%) Adobe

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.29%) Joomla!
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MySQL
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) WebDriver
1 10 (28.57%) Hudson
2 7 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (11.43%) LoadRunner
4 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.71%) Firebug
5 2 (5.71%) Fiddler
5 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.71%) JIRA
5 2 (5.71%) Subversion
5 2 (5.71%) NUnit
5 2 (5.71%) JUnit
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.86%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) MySQL DBA
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
1 10 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 10 (28.57%) DBA
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.71%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) HTML
2 13 (37.14%) Web Services
3 12 (34.29%) .NET
4 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (14.29%) CSS3
4 5 (14.29%) XML
4 5 (14.29%) CSS
4 5 (14.29%) HTML5
5 3 (8.57%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Replication
1 10 (28.57%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) iPhone
2 5 (14.29%) iPad
3 2 (5.71%) Handset
4 1 (2.86%) DTV
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
2 10 (28.57%) SOA
3 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
3 9 (25.71%) Software Testing
4 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Test Planning
6 5 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
7 4 (11.43%) Automation Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Line Management
8 3 (8.57%) Project Management
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.57%) Test Management
8 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) VB
3 10 (28.57%) C++
4 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.29%) PHP
6 5 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (5.71%) VBA
8 1 (2.86%) VBScript
8 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
2 5 (14.29%) WCAG
2 5 (14.29%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) HP
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Adobe
2 5 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.71%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
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