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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 93 66 77
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 8 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.68% 2.36% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.92% 12.88% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 7
Average salary £33,250 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
101 163 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.56% 18.29% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 87 137 75
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,855 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 28 January 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
Cardiff -22 7 £32,500 -10.95%
Newport 0 1 £34,000 -21.83%
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 8 (29.63%) JMeter
5 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
5 8 (29.63%) Spring
5 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Automation Testing
6 7 (25.93%) User Stories
6 7 (25.93%) JUnit
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
7 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (18.52%) Web Services
8 5 (18.52%) Advertising
8 5 (18.52%) HP
9 4 (14.81%) PHP
9 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
9 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
9 4 (14.81%) JIRA
9 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (14.81%) Confluence
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
9 4 (14.81%) Mentoring

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (14.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
1 8 (29.63%) JMeter
2 7 (25.93%) JUnit
3 4 (14.81%) JIRA
3 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.11%) Maven
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.70%) MSTest
6 1 (3.70%) Mocha
6 1 (3.70%) PhantomJS
6 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.70%) JBehave
6 1 (3.70%) WATIR
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
1 9 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Test Leader
4 3 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Spring
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) Java EE
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) CentOS
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Automation Testing
5 7 (25.93%) User Stories
6 6 (22.22%) BDD
6 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 3 (11.11%) TDD
8 3 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 2 (7.41%) Load Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Product Management
9 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) PHP
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Groovy
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) Korn
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) TOWER Software