The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 66 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 18 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.30% 0.65% 1.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.63% 3.49% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 8
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £34,100 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Selenium
South Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
187 86 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.91% 18.57% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 170 76 87
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Selenium
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Sheffield

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) QA
3 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
4 13 (40.63%) Test Planning
5 12 (37.50%) Puppet
5 12 (37.50%) Subversion
5 12 (37.50%) Java
6 11 (34.38%) PHP
7 10 (31.25%) TDD
7 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
8 9 (28.13%) UNIX
9 8 (25.00%) JUnit
9 8 (25.00%) ISEB
9 8 (25.00%) Workflow
9 8 (25.00%) Degree
9 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 7 (21.88%) Big Data
10 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (21.88%) Vagrant
10 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (21.88%) DevOps
10 7 (21.88%) Scrum
10 7 (21.88%) Replication

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (15.63%) JBoss
1 5 (15.63%) Apache
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) VLAN
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
1 7 (21.88%) Big Data
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 12 (37.50%) Subversion
3 8 (25.00%) JUnit
3 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
4 5 (15.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (15.63%) Maven
5 3 (9.38%) MSBuild
6 2 (6.25%) Behat
6 2 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (3.13%) TestNG
7 1 (3.13%) MSI
7 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Tester
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Junior
5 5 (15.63%) Junior Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Build Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Tester
7 3 (9.38%) CRM Developer
8 2 (6.25%) QA Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Lead Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Automated Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) QA Tester
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Tester
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.38%) WCF
1 3 (9.38%) Silverlight
1 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) UNIX
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (40.63%) Test Planning
3 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 10 (31.25%) TDD
5 8 (25.00%) Workflow
6 7 (21.88%) OOP
6 7 (21.88%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) DevOps
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Code Coverage
8 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
9 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) PHP
3 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.38%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) ISEB
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (59.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Puppet
2 7 (21.88%) Vagrant
2 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) HP
1 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian