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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 69 67 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 31 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.62% 2.75% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.15% 15.54% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 6
Average salary £38,750 £39,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +22.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,558 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £50,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
192 193 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.20% 17.71% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 167 180 152
Average salary £37,000 £38,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.59% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Newport +4 18 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Torfaen -13 4 £33,250 +3.90%
Cardiff -13 4 £50,000 +16.95% 1
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 43 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Cucumber
3 23 (48.94%) Java
4 18 (38.30%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) Scrum
5 17 (36.17%) QA
6 16 (34.04%) Automated Testing
6 16 (34.04%) JMeter
6 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
7 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
8 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.66%) Linux
8 13 (27.66%) Python
8 13 (27.66%) Degree
9 12 (25.53%) JUnit
9 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
10 11 (23.40%) Groovy
10 11 (23.40%) Web Services
10 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
10 11 (23.40%) JIRA
10 11 (23.40%) Advertising
11 10 (21.28%) Finance
12 9 (19.15%) PHP
12 9 (19.15%) ISEB
12 9 (19.15%) .NET
12 9 (19.15%) Client/Server
13 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
13 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (17.02%) Product Management
13 8 (17.02%) Automation Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (8.51%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Cucumber
2 16 (34.04%) JMeter
3 12 (25.53%) JUnit
3 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
4 11 (23.40%) JIRA
5 7 (14.89%) Behat
6 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.51%) Subversion
7 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
8 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 11 (23.40%) Advertising
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Analyst
2 15 (31.91%) Tester
3 12 (25.53%) QA Analyst
4 11 (23.40%) Test Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) Automated Tester
6 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
7 7 (14.89%) QA Tester
7 7 (14.89%) Quality Analyst
8 6 (12.77%) Automation Tester
8 6 (12.77%) Test Leader
8 6 (12.77%) Senior Tester
8 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (12.77%) Senior QA Analyst
8 6 (12.77%) Senior QA Tester
9 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (4.26%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (4.26%) Agile Tester
10 2 (4.26%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) Web Services
2 9 (19.15%) .NET
3 7 (14.89%) RESTful
4 6 (12.77%) REST
5 4 (8.51%) XML
5 4 (8.51%) SOAP
6 3 (6.38%) Java EE
6 3 (6.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) UNIX
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) CentOS
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Scrum
3 16 (34.04%) Automated Testing
3 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
4 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
5 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
6 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.02%) Product Management
6 8 (17.02%) Automation Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.89%) Web Design
7 7 (14.89%) Manual Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.64%) TDD
9 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.64%) BDD
10 4 (8.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Java
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) Python
4 11 (23.40%) Groovy
5 9 (19.15%) PHP
6 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.64%) Perl
7 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.26%) Ruby
9 1 (2.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 9 (19.15%) ISEB
3 7 (14.89%) HND
4 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) Perforce
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 46k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago