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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 64 62 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 6 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.98% 0.60% 5.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.14% 2.01% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 27
Average salary £32,500 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £31,500 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
145 149 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.65% 29.92% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 142 142 142
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Yeovil - 3 £27,500 -
Bath - 2 £37,500 -
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) Test Automation
3 21 (67.74%) Java
4 20 (64.52%) BDD
5 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (54.84%) Cucumber
7 14 (45.16%) Oracle
7 14 (45.16%) JUnit
8 13 (41.94%) WebLogic
8 13 (41.94%) Functional Testing
9 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database
9 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
9 12 (38.71%) Bash Shell
9 12 (38.71%) RDBMS
9 12 (38.71%) Maven
9 12 (38.71%) Java EE
9 12 (38.71%) Degree
10 10 (32.26%) Scrum
10 10 (32.26%) J2EE
11 9 (29.03%) TDD
12 8 (25.81%) Case Management
13 7 (22.58%) SOA
13 7 (22.58%) Pair Programming
13 7 (22.58%) QA
14 6 (19.35%) DSDM
15 5 (16.13%) ISEB
16 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
16 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
16 4 (12.90%) Defect Management
17 3 (9.68%) Algorithms

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (41.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database
1 12 (38.71%) RDBMS
1 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Cucumber
2 14 (45.16%) JUnit
3 12 (38.71%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.23%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (3.23%) SilkTest
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
1 12 (38.71%) Test Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Test Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Tester
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Tester
4 6 (19.35%) Java Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) QA Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Manual Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Manual Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Senior QA Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Java EE
2 10 (32.26%) J2EE
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) Laravel
4 1 (3.23%) SOAP
4 1 (3.23%) XBRL
4 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) Test Automation
3 20 (64.52%) BDD
4 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (41.94%) Functional Testing
6 10 (32.26%) Scrum
7 9 (29.03%) TDD
8 8 (25.81%) Case Management
9 7 (22.58%) Pair Programming
9 7 (22.58%) SOA
10 6 (19.35%) DSDM
11 4 (12.90%) Defect Management
11 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (9.68%) Analytics
12 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
12 3 (9.68%) Functional Programming
12 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
12 3 (9.68%) Time Management
12 3 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.68%) Erlang
3 3 (9.68%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) ISEB
3 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
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Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 17 days ago