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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 56 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 37 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.01% 3.05% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.70% 16.83% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 17
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,842 £32,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Selenium
Wales

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

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
209 202 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.01% 18.12% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 181 184 142
Average salary £36,779 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.08% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £46,450 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Selenium
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Selenium Salary Trend in South Wales

Selenium
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in South Wales

Selenium
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
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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
Newport +2 20 £35,369 +8.82% 1
Torfaen -2 10 £36,250 +13.28% 1
Cardiff -17 4 £37,500 -17.58% 1
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 57 (91.94%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (51.61%) Java
3 28 (45.16%) Cucumber
4 24 (38.71%) JMeter
5 23 (37.10%) Scrum
5 23 (37.10%) Automated Testing
6 21 (33.87%) Linux
6 21 (33.87%) Test Automation
6 21 (33.87%) Jenkins
7 20 (32.26%) SQL
8 19 (30.65%) Web Services
8 19 (30.65%) Python
9 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
10 17 (27.42%) QA
11 16 (25.81%) Regression Testing
11 16 (25.81%) Advertising
12 14 (22.58%) ISEB
12 14 (22.58%) Degree
13 13 (20.97%) Groovy
13 13 (20.97%) PHP
14 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
14 12 (19.35%) .NET
14 12 (19.35%) Automation Testing
15 11 (17.74%) Manual Testing
15 11 (17.74%) JUnit
16 10 (16.13%) Perl
16 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
16 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
17 9 (14.52%) Product Management

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) Data Mining
2 6 (9.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (45.16%) Cucumber
2 24 (38.71%) JMeter
3 21 (33.87%) Jenkins
4 11 (17.74%) JUnit
5 9 (14.52%) JIRA
6 8 (12.90%) Maven
7 7 (11.29%) Behat
8 6 (9.68%) Artifactory
8 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
8 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (9.68%) Subversion
9 4 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.23%) NetBeans
10 2 (3.23%) Ant
10 2 (3.23%) Hudson
10 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (25.81%) Advertising
2 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Analyst
2 20 (32.26%) Test Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) Tester
4 13 (20.97%) QA Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) Test Leader
6 9 (14.52%) Automated Tester
6 9 (14.52%) Software Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) QA Tester
7 7 (11.29%) Quality Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) Automation Tester
8 6 (9.68%) Senior QA Analyst
8 6 (9.68%) Senior QA Tester
8 6 (9.68%) Senior Tester
8 6 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) Web Services
2 12 (19.35%) .NET
3 9 (14.52%) REST
4 7 (11.29%) RESTful
5 5 (8.06%) SOAP
5 5 (8.06%) XML
6 4 (6.45%) Spring
6 4 (6.45%) Java EE
7 2 (3.23%) JPA
7 2 (3.23%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (3.23%) EJB
7 2 (3.23%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) UNIX
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (91.94%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Scrum
2 23 (37.10%) Automated Testing
3 21 (33.87%) Test Automation
4 16 (25.81%) Regression Testing
5 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
5 12 (19.35%) Automation Testing
6 11 (17.74%) Manual Testing
7 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
7 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
8 9 (14.52%) Product Management
8 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (11.29%) Web Design
10 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) Java
2 20 (32.26%) SQL
3 19 (30.65%) Python
4 13 (20.97%) Groovy
4 13 (20.97%) PHP
5 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
5 10 (16.13%) Perl
6 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
7 6 (9.68%) Ruby
8 3 (4.84%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) ISEB
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) HND
3 6 (9.68%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (27.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) HP
3 4 (6.45%) Perforce
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 46k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 46k per year + Excellent Benefits
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