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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 73 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 18 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.63% 2.22% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.91% 13.97% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 1
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
165 179 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.99% 15.91% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 146 172 62
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,110 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +14 6 £32,000 -1.53%
Cardiff -14 6 £35,250 +0.71% 2
Torfaen -11 1 £24,000 -26.15%
Selenium
Wales

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 38 (79.17%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 27 (56.25%) SoapUI
3 27 (56.25%) Groovy
4 26 (54.17%) JUnit
5 25 (52.08%) Test Automation
6 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (45.83%) SQL
8 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
8 21 (43.75%) TDD
8 21 (43.75%) BDD
9 20 (41.67%) Regression Testing
10 18 (37.50%) Oracle
10 18 (37.50%) Android
11 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (35.42%) Web Services
11 17 (35.42%) Mobile App
12 16 (33.33%) Apple iOS
12 16 (33.33%) WebDriver
13 15 (31.25%) Cucumber
14 13 (27.08%) Scrum
14 13 (27.08%) Test Scripting
14 13 (27.08%) Maven
15 12 (25.00%) Automated Testing
15 12 (25.00%) JBehave
16 11 (22.92%) Bash Shell
16 11 (22.92%) Korn
16 11 (22.92%) Perl
17 10 (20.83%) Ant
17 10 (20.83%) SOA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.08%) FileNet
1 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (4.17%) SSL
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 32 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 27 (56.25%) SoapUI
3 26 (54.17%) JUnit
4 16 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 15 (31.25%) Cucumber
6 13 (27.08%) Maven
7 12 (25.00%) JBehave
8 10 (20.83%) Ant
8 10 (20.83%) CruiseControl
9 8 (16.67%) JIRA
9 8 (16.67%) Calabash
10 6 (12.50%) eggPlant
11 5 (10.42%) Subversion
12 4 (8.33%) Robotium
13 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
13 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
13 3 (6.25%) Mercurial
14 2 (4.17%) Hudson
14 2 (4.17%) Gerrit
15 1 (2.08%) WATIR
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Test Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Test Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Tester
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) QA Manager
9 2 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (4.17%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) Web Services
2 9 (18.75%) SOAP
3 6 (12.50%) XML
4 4 (8.33%) RESTful
5 3 (6.25%) Spring
5 3 (6.25%) HTML
5 3 (6.25%) J2EE
5 3 (6.25%) REST
6 2 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (2.08%) Java EE 5
7 1 (2.08%) JPA
7 1 (2.08%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (2.08%) Java SE
7 1 (2.08%) iOS SDK
7 1 (2.08%) EJB
7 1 (2.08%) Struts
7 1 (2.08%) XSLT
7 1 (2.08%) JMS
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.08%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Mobile App
2 8 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
3 7 (14.58%) Client/Server
4 6 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (10.42%) iPad
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Replication
6 1 (2.08%) Statistics
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Android
2 16 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 7 (14.58%) Windows
3 7 (14.58%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Test Automation
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (43.75%) TDD
3 21 (43.75%) BDD
4 20 (41.67%) Regression Testing
5 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (27.08%) Test Scripting
6 13 (27.08%) Scrum
7 12 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 10 (20.83%) SOA
9 9 (18.75%) Product Management
9 9 (18.75%) Automation Testing
10 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
11 6 (12.50%) V-Model
12 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
13 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
13 4 (8.33%) Android Development
13 4 (8.33%) iOS Development
14 3 (6.25%) User Stories
14 3 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) Java
2 27 (56.25%) Groovy
3 22 (45.83%) SQL
4 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 11 (22.92%) Perl
5 11 (22.92%) Bash Shell
5 11 (22.92%) Korn
6 4 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) XQuery
7 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.17%) XPath
7 2 (4.17%) C
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) Perforce
3 1 (2.08%) Telerik
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
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