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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 59 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 41 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.28% 2.62% 2.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.98% 15.23% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 25
Average salary £35,369 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.37% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,842 £31,550 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £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
228 197 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.25% 17.21% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 193 175 160
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 August 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 August 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
Newport -3 16 £35,184 +8.25%
Torfaen +4 11 £35,000 +22.80%
Cardiff -12 10 £38,750 -14.83% 7
Bridgend - 4 £31,500 - 1
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (52.86%) Java
3 33 (47.14%) Cucumber
4 30 (42.86%) JMeter
4 30 (42.86%) Scrum
5 27 (38.57%) Linux
5 27 (38.57%) Jenkins
6 25 (35.71%) Test Automation
6 25 (35.71%) Python
7 24 (34.29%) SQL
8 23 (32.86%) Automated Testing
9 22 (31.43%) Web Services
10 20 (28.57%) QA
11 18 (25.71%) Software Testing
11 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
12 16 (22.86%) ISEB
12 16 (22.86%) Degree
13 15 (21.43%) Groovy
13 15 (21.43%) PHP
14 14 (20.00%) Advertising
14 14 (20.00%) REST
15 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
15 13 (18.57%) Regression Testing
15 13 (18.57%) Oracle
16 12 (17.14%) .NET
16 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
16 12 (17.14%) Maven
16 12 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (15.71%) Manual Testing
17 11 (15.71%) Product Management

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) Data Mining
2 6 (8.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (47.14%) Cucumber
2 30 (42.86%) JMeter
3 27 (38.57%) Jenkins
4 12 (17.14%) Maven
5 10 (14.29%) JUnit
6 9 (12.86%) JIRA
6 9 (12.86%) Behat
7 6 (8.57%) Artifactory
7 6 (8.57%) Hudson
7 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (8.57%) Ant
7 6 (8.57%) Eclipse
7 6 (8.57%) NetBeans
8 5 (7.14%) Subversion
8 5 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
9 4 (5.71%) MSTest
10 2 (2.86%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.43%) JBehave
General
1 14 (20.00%) Advertising
2 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.57%) Marketing
3 5 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (52.86%) Analyst
2 24 (34.29%) Test Analyst
3 16 (22.86%) Tester
3 16 (22.86%) QA Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Test Leader
6 9 (12.86%) Quality Analyst
6 9 (12.86%) Automated Tester
7 8 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (10.00%) QA Tester
8 7 (10.00%) Automation Tester
9 6 (8.57%) Senior QA Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) Senior QA Tester
9 6 (8.57%) Senior Tester
10 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.29%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) Web Services
2 14 (20.00%) REST
3 12 (17.14%) .NET
4 11 (15.71%) SOAP
5 9 (12.86%) RESTful
6 7 (10.00%) XML
7 6 (8.57%) Spring
7 6 (8.57%) JSF
7 6 (8.57%) EJB
7 6 (8.57%) Java EE
7 6 (8.57%) JPA
7 6 (8.57%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (2.86%) JSON
8 2 (2.86%) CSS
8 2 (2.86%) HTML
8 2 (2.86%) Ajax
8 2 (2.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) UNIX
3 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.86%) Scrum
3 25 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 23 (32.86%) Automated Testing
5 18 (25.71%) Software Testing
6 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
6 13 (18.57%) Regression Testing
7 12 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (15.71%) Manual Testing
8 11 (15.71%) Product Management
9 10 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 10 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 10 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 9 (12.86%) Web Design
10 9 (12.86%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (10.00%) BDD
11 7 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (10.00%) TDD
12 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) Java
2 25 (35.71%) Python
3 24 (34.29%) SQL
4 15 (21.43%) Groovy
4 15 (21.43%) PHP
5 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.71%) Perl
6 11 (15.71%) Bash Shell
7 7 (10.00%) Ruby
7 7 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) ISEB
1 16 (22.86%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) HND
3 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
4 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Oracle
2 5 (7.14%) HP
2 5 (7.14%) Perforce
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
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