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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 73 62 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 14 38 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.28% 3.19% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.84% 14.84% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 4
Average salary £36,750 £40,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.25% +97.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £34,000 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £28,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
109 256 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.97% 21.48% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 97 242 80
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,582 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 November 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
Cardiff -19 8 £35,000 -13.58%
Newport +14 3 £40,000 -8.04%
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) JUnit
3 14 (42.42%) Test Automation
3 14 (42.42%) Jenkins
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 13 (39.39%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) Groovy
6 9 (27.27%) BDD
7 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
7 8 (24.24%) SoapUI
7 8 (24.24%) Regression Testing
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (18.18%) Spring
9 6 (18.18%) Maven
9 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Python
9 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle
9 6 (18.18%) TDD
9 6 (18.18%) JMeter
9 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
9 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 6 (18.18%) Spock
10 5 (15.15%) HP
10 5 (15.15%) J2EE
10 5 (15.15%) Perl

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) FileNet
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.03%) JasperReports
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) JUnit
1 14 (42.42%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) SoapUI
3 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 6 (18.18%) JMeter
3 6 (18.18%) Maven
3 6 (18.18%) Spock
4 4 (12.12%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.06%) Ant
5 2 (6.06%) JBehave
5 2 (6.06%) CruiseControl
5 2 (6.06%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) WATIR
6 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.03%) MSTest
6 1 (3.03%) Mocha
6 1 (3.03%) Calabash
6 1 (3.03%) PhantomJS
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Test Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Test Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Test Leader
7 3 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Spring
2 5 (15.15%) J2EE
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) XSLT
5 1 (3.03%) JMS
5 1 (3.03%) EJB
5 1 (3.03%) SOAP
5 1 (3.03%) Struts
5 1 (3.03%) Java SE
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE 5
5 1 (3.03%) JPA
5 1 (3.03%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Camel
5 1 (3.03%) MyBatis
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.09%) iPad
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
1 5 (15.15%) Android
1 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Test Automation
3 13 (39.39%) Scrum
4 9 (27.27%) BDD
5 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
5 8 (24.24%) Regression Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 6 (18.18%) TDD
7 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.12%) Product Management
10 3 (9.09%) User Stories
10 3 (9.09%) Pair Programming
11 2 (6.06%) SOA
11 2 (6.06%) Load Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) Groovy
4 6 (18.18%) Python
5 5 (15.15%) Perl
5 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.15%) Korn
6 4 (12.12%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.06%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) C
8 1 (3.03%) C#
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) TOWER Software
3 1 (3.03%) Telerik
3 1 (3.03%) IBM