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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 65 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 18 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.32% 1.96% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.74% 11.34% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 7
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £27,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
206 97 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.51% 17.32% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 194 78 81
Average salary £33,500 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.75% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 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 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) QA
3 17 (53.13%) Linux
4 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
6 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
6 13 (40.63%) Test Planning
7 12 (37.50%) Puppet
7 12 (37.50%) Subversion
7 12 (37.50%) Java
8 10 (31.25%) UNIX
8 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
9 9 (28.13%) Scrum
9 9 (28.13%) TDD
9 9 (28.13%) JUnit
9 9 (28.13%) PHP
9 9 (28.13%) Degree
10 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 8 (25.00%) ISEB
11 7 (21.88%) OOP
11 7 (21.88%) OO
11 7 (21.88%) Replication
11 7 (21.88%) Workflow
11 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
11 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
11 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (21.88%) Big Data

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.25%) 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%) Big Data
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 12 (37.50%) Subversion
3 9 (28.13%) JUnit
4 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
6 6 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (15.63%) Maven
8 3 (9.38%) JIRA
9 2 (6.25%) MSBuild
10 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
10 1 (3.13%) TestNG
10 1 (3.13%) MSI
10 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Tester
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Junior
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Junior Tester
4 5 (15.63%) Build Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) CRM Developer
7 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Junior Software Tester
8 1 (3.13%) Automation Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (3.13%) Graduate
8 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.13%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) LAMP
3 2 (6.25%) WCF
3 2 (6.25%) Silverlight
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) 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 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 13 (40.63%) Test Planning
5 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
6 9 (28.13%) TDD
6 9 (28.13%) Scrum
7 7 (21.88%) DevOps
7 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (21.88%) OOP
7 7 (21.88%) OO
7 7 (21.88%) Workflow
8 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Code Coverage
9 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) PHP
3 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) ISEB
3 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
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