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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 59 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.05% 2.38% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.19% 12.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
157 108 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 20.08% 19.74% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 125 102 75
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,641 £25,902 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 - 8 £33,750 -
Bath -13 5 £29,000 -3.33%
Street - 3 £52,500 -
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) WebDriver
3 12 (46.15%) BDD
4 11 (42.31%) SpecFlow
4 11 (42.31%) Scrum
4 11 (42.31%) Java
5 10 (38.46%) SQL
6 9 (34.62%) .NET
6 9 (34.62%) TDD
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (30.77%) Automation Testing
7 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
8 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
8 7 (26.92%) C#
9 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (19.23%) JIRA
10 5 (19.23%) Ruby
10 5 (19.23%) Spring
10 5 (19.23%) User Stories
10 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
10 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
10 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
10 5 (19.23%) Hudson
10 5 (19.23%) TeamCity
10 5 (19.23%) Bugzilla
10 5 (19.23%) JUnit
11 4 (15.38%) SOAP
11 4 (15.38%) XML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
1 3 (11.54%) CMS
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) WebDriver
2 11 (42.31%) SpecFlow
3 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
4 5 (19.23%) Hudson
4 5 (19.23%) JIRA
4 5 (19.23%) JUnit
4 5 (19.23%) Bugzilla
4 5 (19.23%) TeamCity
5 4 (15.38%) Ant
5 4 (15.38%) Maven
6 3 (11.54%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (11.54%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (3.85%) JMeter
8 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
8 1 (3.85%) Subversion
8 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Java Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Web Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Web Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 5 (19.23%) Spring
4 4 (15.38%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) J2EE
4 4 (15.38%) SOAP
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) HTML5
5 3 (11.54%) REST
5 3 (11.54%) Spring Batch
5 3 (11.54%) Spring Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
5 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
5 3 (11.54%) FreeMarker
5 3 (11.54%) Spring Security
5 3 (11.54%) YUI
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) BDD
3 11 (42.31%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
5 8 (30.77%) Automation Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
7 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (19.23%) User Stories
8 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
8 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
9 4 (15.38%) OO
9 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Project Management
10 3 (11.54%) OOP
10 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
11 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
11 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Telerik