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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 83 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 17 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.46% 0.25% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.18% 1.92% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 12
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £22,071
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £26,500 £40,000
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
129 104 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.11% 12.79% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 110 77 113
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,000 £55,000
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
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 6 March 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 6 March 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
(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 -15 10 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Newport - 6 £38,500 - 1
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) JMeter
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (39.29%) Automation Testing
4 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (32.14%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) HP
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) QA
5 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Advertising
6 7 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) JUnit
6 7 (25.00%) Web Services
6 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
8 5 (17.86%) User Stories
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) BDD
9 4 (14.29%) Confluence
9 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
9 4 (14.29%) Python
9 4 (14.29%) JIRA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) JMeter
2 7 (25.00%) JUnit
2 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 4 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.57%) JBehave
6 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.57%) MSTest
6 1 (3.57%) Mocha
6 1 (3.57%) PhantomJS
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Test Leader
2 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) QA Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.57%) QA Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 3 (10.71%) Java EE
3 3 (10.71%) REST
3 3 (10.71%) SOAP
3 3 (10.71%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) CentOS
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Automation Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (17.86%) User Stories
8 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.29%) BDD
8 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) Groovy
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) VCP4
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) TOWER Software
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