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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 71 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 29 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.43% 1.19% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 8.33% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 7
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,050 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
174 144 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.59% 14.29% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 155 131 165
Average salary £37,000 £35,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% -4.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 4 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 4 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
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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 +6 18 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Cardiff +5 5 £50,000 +23.45% 1
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) Cucumber
3 16 (43.24%) Java
3 16 (43.24%) QA
4 15 (40.54%) SQL
5 14 (37.84%) Automated Testing
6 13 (35.14%) Scrum
6 13 (35.14%) JMeter
6 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
7 12 (32.43%) Degree
8 11 (29.73%) JIRA
8 11 (29.73%) Software Testing
8 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
8 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
9 10 (27.03%) JUnit
10 9 (24.32%) Finance
11 8 (21.62%) Advertising
11 8 (21.62%) ISEB
11 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (18.92%) Groovy
12 7 (18.92%) Web Design
12 7 (18.92%) Web Services
12 7 (18.92%) HND
12 7 (18.92%) Linux
12 7 (18.92%) Python
12 7 (18.92%) Client/Server
12 7 (18.92%) PHP
12 7 (18.92%) Behat
12 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (18.92%) Jenkins

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (10.81%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (56.76%) Cucumber
2 13 (35.14%) JMeter
3 11 (29.73%) JIRA
4 10 (27.03%) JUnit
5 7 (18.92%) Behat
5 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.41%) Subversion
7 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
7 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) Tester
3 12 (32.43%) QA Analyst
4 9 (24.32%) Automated Tester
5 7 (18.92%) Quality Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) QA Tester
6 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Senior Tester
6 6 (16.22%) Senior QA Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Senior QA Tester
7 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
7 5 (13.51%) Test Leader
8 4 (10.81%) Automation Tester
9 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) QA Leader
10 2 (5.41%) Automation Analyst
11 1 (2.70%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Web Services
1 7 (18.92%) RESTful
2 6 (16.22%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) XML
3 4 (10.81%) SOAP
4 3 (8.11%) Spring
4 3 (8.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) CentOS
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Automated Testing
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
4 11 (29.73%) Software Testing
4 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (18.92%) Web Design
6 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (18.92%) Automation Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Test Scripting
7 6 (16.22%) Product Management
7 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
7 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.51%) Manual Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) BDD
9 4 (10.81%) User Stories
9 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) Groovy
3 7 (18.92%) Python
3 7 (18.92%) PHP
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) Korn
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 8 (21.62%) ISEB
3 7 (18.92%) HND
4 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago