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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 81 87 97
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 19 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.73% 1.44% 1.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.28% 5.32% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,400 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
261 282 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.81% 27.12% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 224 243 187
Average salary £41,750 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 3 - -
West Malling -14 3 £55,250 +38.12%
Maidstone - 3 £39,500 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £30,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £42,500 -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 38 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (68.09%) QA
3 31 (65.96%) SQL
4 30 (63.83%) C#
4 30 (63.83%) Scrum
5 24 (51.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (44.68%) WebDriver
6 21 (44.68%) HTML
7 19 (40.43%) Test Scripting
8 18 (38.30%) CSS
8 18 (38.30%) SpecFlow
8 18 (38.30%) Gherkin
9 17 (36.17%) BDD
9 17 (36.17%) .NET
10 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
10 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
10 16 (34.04%) Cucumber
11 15 (31.91%) Regression Testing
12 14 (29.79%) Automation Testing
13 13 (27.66%) Java
13 13 (27.66%) DOM
13 13 (27.66%) Kanban
14 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
15 11 (23.40%) Time Management
15 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
16 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
17 9 (19.15%) TDD
18 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
18 6 (12.77%) SOAP
18 6 (12.77%) XML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (6.38%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) Big Data
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (51.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (44.68%) WebDriver
3 18 (38.30%) SpecFlow
4 16 (34.04%) Cucumber
5 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
6 4 (8.51%) HP UFT
6 4 (8.51%) NUnit
6 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
7 3 (6.38%) Jasmine
7 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.38%) Moq
7 3 (6.38%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (6.38%) Robot Framework
7 3 (6.38%) Sahi
8 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.26%) JMeter
8 2 (4.26%) Mockito
8 2 (4.26%) PHPUnit
8 2 (4.26%) PyUnit
8 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Back Office
2 2 (4.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Automation Tester
2 11 (23.40%) Test Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Tester
3 7 (14.89%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Automation Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) QA Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) QA Leader
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) HTML
2 18 (38.30%) CSS
2 18 (38.30%) Gherkin
3 17 (36.17%) .NET
4 13 (27.66%) DOM
5 6 (12.77%) SOAP
5 6 (12.77%) XML
6 5 (10.64%) jQuery
7 4 (8.51%) Ajax
7 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (8.51%) HTML5
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (6.38%) CSS3
8 3 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (6.38%) WCF
8 3 (6.38%) Web Services
8 3 (6.38%) WebSockets
8 3 (6.38%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (63.83%) Scrum
3 19 (40.43%) Test Scripting
4 17 (36.17%) BDD
5 15 (31.91%) Regression Testing
6 14 (29.79%) Automation Testing
7 13 (27.66%) Kanban
8 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
9 11 (23.40%) Time Management
10 9 (19.15%) TDD
11 5 (10.64%) Functional Testing
12 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
12 4 (8.51%) MVC
12 4 (8.51%) SDLC
12 4 (8.51%) SOA
12 4 (8.51%) System Testing
12 4 (8.51%) Test Planning
13 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
13 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
13 3 (6.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 30 (63.83%) C#
3 13 (27.66%) Java
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.77%) Python
6 5 (10.64%) Ruby
7 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.38%) VB
8 2 (4.26%) Jython
9 1 (2.13%) PHP
9 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (68.09%) QA
2 5 (10.64%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.26%) Tableau
3 1 (2.13%) Apple
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Sophos
3 1 (2.13%) Symantec