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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 73 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 18 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.67% 1.58% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.46% 9.09% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 1
Average salary £37,250 £32,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.61% +54.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
157 209 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.56% 17.34% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 137 205 67
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,110 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 2 October 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 +1 10 £36,000 +4.34% 4
Newport +14 4 £39,250 -9.77% 5
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (73.08%) Java
3 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
4 26 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 26 (50.00%) Groovy
5 24 (46.15%) Test Automation
5 24 (46.15%) JUnit
6 22 (42.31%) BDD
7 21 (40.38%) SQL
8 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 20 (38.46%) TDD
9 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (34.62%) Scrum
10 17 (32.69%) Web Services
11 16 (30.77%) Mobile App
12 15 (28.85%) Apple iOS
12 15 (28.85%) Oracle
12 15 (28.85%) Regression Testing
12 15 (28.85%) Android
12 15 (28.85%) WebDriver
13 14 (26.92%) Maven
13 14 (26.92%) Cucumber
14 13 (25.00%) Automated Testing
14 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
15 12 (23.08%) Automation Testing
15 12 (23.08%) Spock
16 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
16 11 (21.15%) JBehave
17 10 (19.23%) Bash Shell
17 10 (19.23%) Korn

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 2 (3.85%) uiautomator
2 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) FileNet
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) SSL
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
2 26 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 24 (46.15%) JUnit
4 15 (28.85%) WebDriver
5 14 (26.92%) Cucumber
5 14 (26.92%) Maven
6 12 (23.08%) Spock
7 11 (21.15%) JBehave
8 9 (17.31%) CruiseControl
8 9 (17.31%) Ant
9 8 (15.38%) Calabash
10 6 (11.54%) eggPlant
10 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
10 6 (11.54%) JMeter
11 5 (9.62%) JIRA
11 5 (9.62%) Appium
12 4 (7.69%) Subversion
12 4 (7.69%) Robotium
13 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
13 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.85%) Advertising
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Test Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Test Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Test Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Test Leader
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) Web Services
2 8 (15.38%) SOAP
3 6 (11.54%) Spring
4 5 (9.62%) XML
4 5 (9.62%) J2EE
5 4 (7.69%) RESTful
6 3 (5.77%) REST
7 2 (3.85%) HTML
8 1 (1.92%) .NET
8 1 (1.92%) EJB
8 1 (1.92%) XSLT
8 1 (1.92%) JMS
8 1 (1.92%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.92%) Struts
8 1 (1.92%) Java SE
8 1 (1.92%) JSON
8 1 (1.92%) Java EE 5
8 1 (1.92%) JPA
8 1 (1.92%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (1.92%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.38%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (11.54%) Blackberry
4 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
5 4 (7.69%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (1.92%) Statistics
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Open Source
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Android
1 15 (28.85%) Apple iOS
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 22 (42.31%) BDD
4 20 (38.46%) TDD
5 18 (34.62%) Scrum
5 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (28.85%) Regression Testing
7 13 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 12 (23.08%) Automation Testing
9 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
10 9 (17.31%) SOA
11 7 (13.46%) Product Management
12 6 (11.54%) V-Model
12 6 (11.54%) Software Testing
13 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
13 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (7.69%) Android Development
13 4 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) Java
2 26 (50.00%) Groovy
3 21 (40.38%) SQL
4 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 10 (19.23%) Perl
5 10 (19.23%) Bash Shell
5 10 (19.23%) Korn
6 4 (7.69%) Python
7 3 (5.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.85%) C
8 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.92%) Ruby
9 1 (1.92%) XPath
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) ISEB
1 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) HP
3 3 (5.77%) Perforce
4 1 (1.92%) Telerik
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
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