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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 62 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 32 39 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.86% 3.14% 3.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.51% 18.22% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 34
Median salary £35,000 £36,184 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.27% +4.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,842 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
156 214 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.95% 17.22% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 144 184 193
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +31 31 £35,000 -6.66%
Newport -18 1 £30,000 -14.73%
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 53 (82.81%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) Java
3 17 (26.56%) Scrum
3 17 (26.56%) QA
3 17 (26.56%) Test Scripting
4 14 (21.88%) Manual Testing
4 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
4 14 (21.88%) Cucumber
4 14 (21.88%) C#
4 14 (21.88%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) SOAP
5 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
5 13 (20.31%) Software Testing
5 13 (20.31%) SoapUI
6 12 (18.75%) .NET
7 11 (17.19%) JMeter
7 11 (17.19%) REST
8 9 (14.06%) Advertising
8 9 (14.06%) TDD
9 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
9 8 (12.50%) Web Services
9 8 (12.50%) HP
9 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (12.50%) Automation Testing
10 7 (10.94%) BDD
10 7 (10.94%) Ruby
10 7 (10.94%) ISEB
10 7 (10.94%) Unix
11 6 (9.38%) MS Excel

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.25%) CMS
1 4 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Cucumber
2 13 (20.31%) SoapUI
3 11 (17.19%) JMeter
4 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 6 (9.38%) SpecFlow
5 6 (9.38%) WebDriver
6 5 (7.81%) JBehave
7 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.13%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.56%) Appium
9 1 (1.56%) Calabash
9 1 (1.56%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.56%) Mocha
9 1 (1.56%) Moq
9 1 (1.56%) MSTest
9 1 (1.56%) PhantomJS
9 1 (1.56%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.56%) Robotium
9 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (14.06%) Advertising
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Law
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Analyst
1 30 (46.88%) Test Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Automation Test Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Test Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Tester
5 7 (10.94%) Test Leader
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.25%) Web Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Web Test Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Digital Transformation
9 3 (4.69%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Transformation Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Tester
10 2 (3.13%) QA Specialist
10 2 (3.13%) Software QA Tester
10 2 (3.13%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) SOAP
2 12 (18.75%) .NET
3 11 (17.19%) REST
4 8 (12.50%) Web Services
5 4 (6.25%) CSS
5 4 (6.25%) HTML
6 3 (4.69%) CSS3
6 3 (4.69%) HTML5
7 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.13%) jQuery
7 2 (3.13%) XML
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.56%) Kafka
8 1 (1.56%) Mojolicious
8 1 (1.56%) RESTful
8 1 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (1.56%) Fintech
3 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Unix
2 4 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Android
3 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (82.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) Scrum
2 17 (26.56%) Test Scripting
3 14 (21.88%) Manual Testing
3 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
4 13 (20.31%) Software Testing
5 9 (14.06%) TDD
6 8 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.94%) BDD
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (7.81%) MVC
9 5 (7.81%) OOP
10 4 (6.25%) Regression Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Test Strategy
10 4 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Java
2 14 (21.88%) C#
2 14 (21.88%) SQL
3 7 (10.94%) Ruby
4 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.69%) Perl
6 3 (4.69%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.13%) C++
7 2 (3.13%) Delphi
7 2 (3.13%) Groovy
7 2 (3.13%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) Go
8 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) ISEB
2 6 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.56%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) HP
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Alterian
3 4 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.13%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle