The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 66 55 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.50% 3.21% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.66% 13.84% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 0
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
181 159 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 30.37% 23.18% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 176 149 104
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Selenium
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Somerset

Selenium
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +7 2 £33,000 -5.71%
Bridgwater -2 1 £36,500 -1.35%
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 11 (55.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) BDD
4 10 (50.00%) SpecFlow
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) TDD
9 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 4 (20.00%) J2EE
10 4 (20.00%) C#
10 4 (20.00%) Java
10 4 (20.00%) OOP
10 4 (20.00%) OO
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
11 3 (15.00%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
12 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
12 2 (10.00%) User Stories
12 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
12 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
12 2 (10.00%) Ruby
12 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
12 2 (10.00%) Web Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (10.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) WebDriver
2 10 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (15.00%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.00%) Hudson
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (10.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) FitNesse
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Web Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Web Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) Spring
4 2 (10.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) BDD
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (20.00%) OOP
7 4 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
9 2 (10.00%) User Stories
9 2 (10.00%) OOD
9 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP