The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 37 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.48% 1.10% -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 18.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Selenium
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.18% 5.88% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 12
Average salary £34,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,700 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Selenium
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Solihull

Selenium
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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
1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) TestDirector
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Windows

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) TestDirector
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA