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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 51 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 26 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.93% 0.51% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 2.67% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
130 75 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.67% 19.28% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 56 64 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (86.11%) WebDriver
3 30 (83.33%) QA
4 29 (80.56%) Test Scripting
4 29 (80.56%) TDD
4 29 (80.56%) Scrum
4 29 (80.56%) WATIR
5 28 (77.78%) E-Commerce
6 27 (75.00%) ERP
6 27 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (75.00%) RDBMS
6 27 (75.00%) Ruby
6 27 (75.00%) Open Source
6 27 (75.00%) Cucumber
6 27 (75.00%) Test Strategy
6 27 (75.00%) Gherkin
6 27 (75.00%) Relational Database
7 25 (69.44%) MVC
7 25 (69.44%) HTML
7 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
8 24 (66.67%) BDD
9 23 (63.89%) Git (software)
9 23 (63.89%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (63.89%) JIRA
10 22 (61.11%) ReSharper
10 22 (61.11%) Refactoring
10 22 (61.11%) jQuery
10 22 (61.11%) Endeca
10 22 (61.11%) NHibernate
10 22 (61.11%) .NET Framework

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (61.11%) IIS
1 22 (61.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (47.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 27 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 22 (61.11%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 31 (86.11%) WebDriver
2 29 (80.56%) WATIR
3 27 (75.00%) Cucumber
4 23 (63.89%) Git (software)
4 23 (63.89%) JIRA
5 22 (61.11%) ReSharper
5 22 (61.11%) NUnit
5 22 (61.11%) TeamCity
5 22 (61.11%) Rhino Mocks
5 22 (61.11%) Moq
5 22 (61.11%) NCrunch
6 4 (11.11%) Maven
7 3 (8.33%) Ant
7 3 (8.33%) QUnit
8 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (2.78%) SilkTest
9 1 (2.78%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (36.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) QA Engineer
2 15 (41.67%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Tester
4 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 25 (69.44%) HTML
3 22 (61.11%) .NET
3 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 22 (61.11%) CSS
3 22 (61.11%) NHibernate
3 22 (61.11%) .NET Framework
3 22 (61.11%) MSMQ
3 22 (61.11%) jQuery
3 22 (61.11%) Spring.NET
3 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (61.11%) StructureMap
3 22 (61.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 22 (61.11%) Castle Windsor
3 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 22 (61.11%) Dapper ORM
4 5 (13.89%) RESTful
5 3 (8.33%) Spring
5 3 (8.33%) JSON
5 3 (8.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 27 (75.00%) Open Source
2 17 (47.22%) Blog
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (80.56%) TDD
2 29 (80.56%) Scrum
2 29 (80.56%) Test Scripting
3 28 (77.78%) E-Commerce
4 27 (75.00%) ERP
4 27 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (75.00%) Test Strategy
5 25 (69.44%) MVC
6 24 (66.67%) BDD
7 23 (63.89%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (61.11%) Refactoring
8 22 (61.11%) Pair Programming
9 21 (58.33%) Mentoring
10 17 (47.22%) Benchmarking
11 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
12 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
12 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
13 3 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) Ruby
2 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (61.11%) C#
3 22 (61.11%) VB.NET
4 6 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) Groovy
6 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Endeca
1 22 (61.11%) RedPrairie
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft