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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 61 77 58
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.47% 1.08% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.09% 6.08% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +45.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £45,750 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £36,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
127 148 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 20.72% 17.72% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 113 122 110
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram 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 30 June 2015. 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
Bath +28 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Taunton +10 1 - -
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 5 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) ISEB
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Erlang
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 3 (20.00%) User Experience
5 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 2 (13.33%) Retail

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Tester
1 6 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Automated Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) QA Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) WPF
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
1 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) Erlang
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle