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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 78 93 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 21 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.85% 0.67% 1.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.00% 7.48% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 12
Average salary £36,500 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.77% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £43,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
150 107 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.18% 8.91% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 117 89 121
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +5 12 £36,500 +12.30% 3
Neath Port Talbot - 7 £32,500 - 1
Newport +8 2 £40,750 +19.85%
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 57 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (51.67%) Scrum
2 31 (51.67%) Java
3 27 (45.00%) SOAP
4 23 (38.33%) REST
5 22 (36.67%) Cucumber
6 21 (35.00%) QA
7 16 (26.67%) Software Testing
7 16 (26.67%) Performance Testing
7 16 (26.67%) JMeter
7 16 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (23.33%) Waterfall
8 14 (23.33%) SDLC
8 14 (23.33%) Finance
8 14 (23.33%) V-Model
9 13 (21.67%) Test Automation
9 13 (21.67%) Web Services
10 12 (20.00%) Oracle
10 12 (20.00%) Ruby
10 12 (20.00%) JBehave
11 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.00%) HTML
12 9 (15.00%) SQL
12 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing
13 8 (13.33%) Test Scripting
14 7 (11.67%) TDD
14 7 (11.67%) .NET
14 7 (11.67%) Linux
14 7 (11.67%) ISEB
14 7 (11.67%) Jenkins

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) Redis
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Cucumber
2 16 (26.67%) JMeter
3 12 (20.00%) JBehave
4 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.67%) SoapUI
5 6 (10.00%) Maven
5 6 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 5 (8.33%) Ant
6 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 5 (8.33%) Hudson
6 5 (8.33%) NetBeans
6 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (6.67%) JUnit
7 4 (6.67%) MSTest
8 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.33%) TestComplete
9 2 (3.33%) TestNG
9 2 (3.33%) WATIR
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Advertising
3 3 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Analyst
2 43 (71.67%) Test Analyst
3 20 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
4 19 (31.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 11 (18.33%) Software Analyst
7 10 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
8 7 (11.67%) Developer
9 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
10 5 (8.33%) QA Analyst
10 5 (8.33%) Test Leader
11 4 (6.67%) Senior Software Test Analyst
12 3 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
13 2 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
13 2 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
13 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
14 1 (1.67%) Test Manager
14 1 (1.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.00%) SOAP
2 23 (38.33%) REST
3 13 (21.67%) Web Services
4 9 (15.00%) HTML
5 7 (11.67%) .NET
6 6 (10.00%) Java EE
6 6 (10.00%) JPA
6 6 (10.00%) JSF
6 6 (10.00%) Spring
6 6 (10.00%) XML
7 5 (8.33%) CSS
7 5 (8.33%) EJB
7 5 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.00%) Ajax
8 3 (5.00%) HTML5
8 3 (5.00%) RESTful
9 2 (3.33%) CSS3
9 2 (3.33%) Gherkin
9 2 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) AS400
3 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.33%) Life Science
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Unix
3 5 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (51.67%) Scrum
3 16 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 16 (26.67%) Performance Testing
3 16 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 14 (23.33%) SDLC
4 14 (23.33%) V-Model
4 14 (23.33%) Waterfall
5 13 (21.67%) Test Automation
6 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 7 (11.67%) TDD
9 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.33%) MVC
9 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Automation Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Kanban
10 4 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) Java
2 12 (20.00%) Ruby
3 9 (15.00%) SQL
4 6 (10.00%) Python
5 4 (6.67%) C#
5 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.00%) Perl
7 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) Groovy
8 1 (1.67%) Go
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) ISEB
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (35.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (3.33%) Perforce
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