The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 50 46 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 8 34 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.10% 8.21% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.16% 26.15% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Selenium
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
98 130 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.72% 31.40% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 74 53 63
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Selenium
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 6 (75.00%) QA
3 6 (75.00%) WATIR
3 6 (75.00%) Web Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) RAD
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) WATIR
1 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Graduate
1 4 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Web Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (12.50%) RAD
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) T-Plan