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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 57 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 43 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.41% 1.76% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.99% 11.31% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,105 £30,350 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
239 168 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.97% 15.58% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 207 149 178
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -1 19 £35,750 -3.37% 2
Newport -13 9 £35,000 +9.37%
Bridgend - 8 £32,750 -
Torfaen +6 6 £34,500 +43.75%
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 71 (92.21%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (58.44%) Java
3 39 (50.65%) Scrum
4 36 (46.75%) Cucumber
5 33 (42.86%) JMeter
6 29 (37.66%) Python
7 27 (35.06%) Linux
7 27 (35.06%) Jenkins
8 24 (31.17%) SQL
8 24 (31.17%) Test Automation
9 21 (27.27%) Automated Testing
10 20 (25.97%) Software Testing
10 20 (25.97%) QA
10 20 (25.97%) Web Services
10 20 (25.97%) ISEB
11 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
11 16 (20.78%) Degree
11 16 (20.78%) REST
12 15 (19.48%) Groovy
12 15 (19.48%) PHP
12 15 (19.48%) SOAP
13 14 (18.18%) .NET
13 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
14 13 (16.88%) Oracle
14 13 (16.88%) Regression Testing
14 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (15.58%) Maven
15 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
15 12 (15.58%) Product Management
15 12 (15.58%) Bash Shell

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Data Mining
2 6 (7.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (46.75%) Cucumber
2 33 (42.86%) JMeter
3 27 (35.06%) Jenkins
4 12 (15.58%) JUnit
4 12 (15.58%) Maven
5 10 (12.99%) JIRA
6 9 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (11.69%) Behat
7 8 (10.39%) MSTest
8 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
9 6 (7.79%) Artifactory
9 6 (7.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (7.79%) Hudson
9 6 (7.79%) Ant
9 6 (7.79%) Subversion
9 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
9 6 (7.79%) NetBeans
10 5 (6.49%) SoapUI
11 4 (5.19%) SpecFlow
11 4 (5.19%) HP UFT
General
1 12 (15.58%) Advertising
2 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.79%) Marketing
3 4 (5.19%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (64.94%) Analyst
2 38 (49.35%) Test Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Tester
4 15 (19.48%) QA Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 10 (12.99%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Quality Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Automated Tester
8 7 (9.09%) Automation Tester
8 7 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) QA Tester
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Tester
9 6 (7.79%) Senior QA Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Senior QA Tester
10 5 (6.49%) Test Leader
10 5 (6.49%) Agile Test Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Senior Software Test Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.97%) Web Services
2 16 (20.78%) REST
3 15 (19.48%) SOAP
4 14 (18.18%) .NET
5 9 (11.69%) RESTful
6 6 (7.79%) Java EE
6 6 (7.79%) JPA
6 6 (7.79%) EJB 3.0
6 6 (7.79%) EJB
6 6 (7.79%) HTML
6 6 (7.79%) XML
6 6 (7.79%) Spring
6 6 (7.79%) JSF
7 4 (5.19%) Ajax
7 4 (5.19%) XSL
7 4 (5.19%) CSS
7 4 (5.19%) JSON
8 2 (2.60%) Apache Flex
8 2 (2.60%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.79%) Digital Media
2 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Life Science
5 2 (2.60%) AS400
5 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) UNIX
3 5 (6.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (92.21%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (50.65%) Scrum
3 24 (31.17%) Test Automation
4 21 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 20 (25.97%) Software Testing
6 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.88%) Regression Testing
7 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
7 12 (15.58%) Product Management
8 11 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 10 (12.99%) Test Scripting
10 9 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (11.69%) TDD
10 9 (11.69%) Web Design
11 8 (10.39%) Manual Testing
11 8 (10.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (10.39%) SDLC
12 7 (9.09%) Automation Testing
12 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
12 7 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (58.44%) Java
2 29 (37.66%) Python
3 24 (31.17%) SQL
4 15 (19.48%) Groovy
4 15 (19.48%) PHP
5 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.58%) Perl
6 12 (15.58%) Bash Shell
7 11 (14.29%) C#
8 9 (11.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) ISEB
2 16 (20.78%) Degree
3 9 (11.69%) HND
4 6 (7.79%) ISTQB
5 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Perforce
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.90%) HP
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