The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 100 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 6 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.53% 1.41% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.61% 10.00% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 5
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -20.73%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
166 150 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.66% 14.14% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 155 117 105
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Selenium
South East

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
Maidstone -11 2 £31,000 -4.61%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £42,500 -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) QA
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) ISEB
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) MySQL
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Firebug
5 5 (26.32%) Fiddler
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 5 (26.32%) SaaS
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (21.05%) NUnit
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) FitNesse

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Firebug
1 5 (26.32%) Fiddler
2 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 4 (21.05%) FitNesse
2 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.26%) JSUnit
4 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.26%) Grunt
4 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Test Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Software Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) QA Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
6 2 (10.53%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) jQuery
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) XSLT
5 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.26%) Sass
5 1 (5.26%) LESS
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) SignalR
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.26%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (21.05%) N-Tier
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Blog
3 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) OOP
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft