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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 95 88 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -33
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 13 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.19% 1.27% 3.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.30% 6.80% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 22
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
302 206 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.76% 18.66% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 263 183 107
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +11.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 4 £55,000 +29.41%
West Malling - 2 £40,000 - 1
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (80.77%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Web Services
2 13 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 12 (46.15%) MS Office
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
4 11 (42.31%) Automation Testing
5 9 (34.62%) System Testing
5 9 (34.62%) XML
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle
5 9 (34.62%) QA
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 7 (26.92%) VB
7 7 (26.92%) C#
8 6 (23.08%) .NET
8 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) TDD
8 6 (23.08%) WebDriver
9 5 (19.23%) Hudson
9 5 (19.23%) MySQL
9 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
10 4 (15.38%) SOA
10 4 (15.38%) ETL
10 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (15.38%) C++
10 4 (15.38%) Finance

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) WebDriver
2 5 (19.23%) Hudson
3 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
4 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
4 3 (11.54%) TestComplete
5 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.69%) Firebug
5 2 (7.69%) Fiddler
5 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 12 (46.15%) Test Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) MySQL DBA
5 3 (11.54%) QA Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) QA Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
1 13 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
3 11 (42.31%) Automation Testing
4 9 (34.62%) System Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) SOA
6 4 (15.38%) ETL
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Usability Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.69%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) VB
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) HP
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