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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 55 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 24 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.11% 0.97% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.33% 7.14% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 2
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
147 98 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.07% 13.59% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 139 76 67
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
3 17 (40.48%) Gherkin
4 16 (38.10%) QA
5 14 (33.33%) Java
5 14 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 14 (33.33%) Linux
5 14 (33.33%) ISEB
6 11 (26.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (26.19%) Subversion
6 11 (26.19%) Degree
6 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
6 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
6 11 (26.19%) WebDriver
6 11 (26.19%) Puppet
6 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
7 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 9 (21.43%) SQL
8 9 (21.43%) UNIX
8 9 (21.43%) Scrum
9 8 (19.05%) JUnit
9 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Android
9 8 (19.05%) iPhone
10 7 (16.67%) .NET

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 (11.90%) JBoss
1 5 (11.90%) Apache
1 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
1 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) VLAN
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 14 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 11 (26.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (26.19%) Subversion
3 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
3 11 (26.19%) WebDriver
4 8 (19.05%) JUnit
5 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (11.90%) Maven
6 5 (11.90%) JIRA
7 4 (9.52%) SpecFlow
8 2 (4.76%) TestComplete
9 1 (2.38%) MSI
9 1 (2.38%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Tester
2 12 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Performance Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Software Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Web Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Build Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Junior
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) QA Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Junior Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Software Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Test Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Development Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Graduate
8 1 (2.38%) Junior Software Tester
8 1 (2.38%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) Gherkin
2 7 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.38%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) iPhone
3 6 (14.29%) Replication
4 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) UNIX
3 8 (19.05%) Android
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
3 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
3 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
4 9 (21.43%) Scrum
5 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
6 7 (16.67%) TDD
6 7 (16.67%) Test Planning
7 6 (14.29%) DevOps
7 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 6 (14.29%) OOP
7 6 (14.29%) OO
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) BDD
8 5 (11.90%) Code Coverage
8 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) PHP
3 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.52%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) XQuery
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) ISEB
2 11 (26.19%) Degree
3 5 (11.90%) ISTQB
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (38.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.14%) Telerik
4 1 (2.38%) HP
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