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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 59 71 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 35 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.95% 2.34% 1.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.71% 16.28% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 9
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £41,400
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
169 172 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.26% 14.35% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 151 153 122
Average salary £41,000 £37,000 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +17 26 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Newport -16 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £35,000 -
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 48 (87.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) Java
3 18 (32.73%) Scrum
4 16 (29.09%) SOAP
5 15 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 14 (25.45%) QA
7 13 (23.64%) Test Scripting
7 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
7 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
7 13 (23.64%) REST
8 12 (21.82%) .NET
8 12 (21.82%) C#
9 11 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 10 (18.18%) Manual Testing
10 10 (18.18%) SQL
10 10 (18.18%) Web Services
10 10 (18.18%) JMeter
11 9 (16.36%) Advertising
11 9 (16.36%) SoapUI
12 8 (14.55%) TDD
13 7 (12.73%) Ruby
13 7 (12.73%) ISEB
13 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
14 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
14 6 (10.91%) HP
14 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
14 6 (10.91%) MVC
14 6 (10.91%) Finance
14 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (10.91%) BDD

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 3 (5.45%) CMS
1 3 (5.45%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (5.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) PuTTY
2 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 10 (18.18%) JMeter
3 9 (16.36%) SoapUI
4 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
5 6 (10.91%) JBehave
6 5 (9.09%) SpecFlow
6 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (7.27%) WebDriver
8 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
9 2 (3.64%) LoadUI
10 1 (1.82%) Appium
10 1 (1.82%) Calabash
10 1 (1.82%) eggPlant
10 1 (1.82%) Hudson
10 1 (1.82%) Mocha
10 1 (1.82%) Moq
10 1 (1.82%) MSTest
10 1 (1.82%) PhantomJS
10 1 (1.82%) Ranorex
10 1 (1.82%) Robotium
General
1 9 (16.36%) Advertising
2 6 (10.91%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Analyst
2 29 (52.73%) Test Analyst
3 17 (30.91%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Tester
5 5 (9.09%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Test Leader
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Web Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Digital Transformation
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Transformation Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Software Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) SOAP
2 13 (23.64%) REST
3 12 (21.82%) .NET
4 10 (18.18%) Web Services
5 4 (7.27%) CSS
5 4 (7.27%) HTML
6 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.45%) CSS3
6 3 (5.45%) HTML5
7 2 (3.64%) jQuery
7 2 (3.64%) XML
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.82%) EJB
8 1 (1.82%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (1.82%) J2EE
8 1 (1.82%) Java EE
8 1 (1.82%) JPA
8 1 (1.82%) JSF
8 1 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) User Experience
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Fintech
3 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Unix
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Android
3 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) Scrum
3 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
3 13 (23.64%) Test Scripting
4 11 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 10 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 8 (14.55%) TDD
7 6 (10.91%) BDD
7 6 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.91%) MVC
7 6 (10.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Integration Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Kanban
9 4 (7.27%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (7.27%) OOP
9 4 (7.27%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Test Strategy
9 4 (7.27%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Java
2 12 (21.82%) C#
3 10 (18.18%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Ruby
5 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.64%) Perl
6 2 (3.64%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) Delphi
7 1 (1.82%) Go
7 1 (1.82%) Groovy
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) ISEB
2 6 (10.91%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) HP
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Alterian
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.82%) TOWER Software
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