The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 117 136 194
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +58
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 127 76 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.07% 1.49% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.99% 8.83% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 110 55 28
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £26,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,400 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Selenium
England

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1059 861 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.25% 16.90% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 895 760 728
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Selenium
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the South West region.

Selenium Salary Trend in the South West

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in the South West

Selenium
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Wiltshire +18 46 £37,500 -23.46% 2
Bristol +7 41 £45,000 +30.43% 11
Somerset -7 18 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Gloucestershire -7 9 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Dorset -4 6 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Devon -20 1 £27,500 -18.51%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 121 (53.30%) Java
2 110 (48.46%) SQL
3 99 (43.61%) Scrum
4 98 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (31.28%) Test Automation
6 69 (30.40%) WebDriver
7 67 (29.52%) QA
8 60 (26.43%) Spring
9 57 (25.11%) Web Services
10 52 (22.91%) JUnit
11 51 (22.47%) Oracle
12 49 (21.59%) Software Testing
12 49 (21.59%) Open Source
12 49 (21.59%) Test Scripting
13 46 (20.26%) JMeter
14 43 (18.94%) Maven
15 41 (18.06%) Jenkins
16 40 (17.62%) ISEB
16 40 (17.62%) C#
16 40 (17.62%) Automated Testing
16 40 (17.62%) Software Engineering
17 39 (17.18%) Unit Testing
18 38 (16.74%) Cucumber
18 38 (16.74%) Test Strategy
19 36 (15.86%) Ruby
19 36 (15.86%) Java EE
20 35 (15.42%) XML
21 34 (14.98%) Ant
22 31 (13.66%) SOAP
22 31 (13.66%) Eclipse

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (3.08%) CMS
2 5 (2.20%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (1.76%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.76%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.32%) IIS
4 3 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (3.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.64%) Tridion
1 6 (2.64%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.52%) GitHub
2 5 (2.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.76%) Internet
2 2 (0.88%) iSCSI
2 2 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.33%) Relational Database
2 19 (8.37%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.61%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.85%) DB2
5 7 (3.08%) MySQL
5 7 (3.08%) Big Data
6 6 (2.64%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.32%) MS Access
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 69 (30.40%) WebDriver
2 52 (22.91%) JUnit
3 46 (20.26%) JMeter
4 43 (18.94%) Maven
5 41 (18.06%) Jenkins
6 38 (16.74%) Cucumber
7 34 (14.98%) Ant
8 31 (13.66%) Eclipse
9 30 (13.22%) NetBeans
9 30 (13.22%) Hudson
10 28 (12.33%) WATIR
11 27 (11.89%) Subversion
12 25 (11.01%) FitNesse
13 24 (10.57%) SoapUI
14 19 (8.37%) JBehave
15 16 (7.05%) TestNG
16 15 (6.61%) QuickTest Pro
17 13 (5.73%) jMock
17 13 (5.73%) Ranorex
18 11 (4.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (12.78%) Finance
2 12 (5.29%) Retail
3 10 (4.41%) Banking
4 9 (3.96%) Retail Banking
5 8 (3.52%) Marketing
6 5 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.88%) Back Office
7 2 (0.88%) Electronics
7 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 67 (29.52%) Developer
2 51 (22.47%) Analyst
3 50 (22.03%) Java Developer
4 41 (18.06%) Test Analyst
5 38 (16.74%) Test Engineer
6 35 (15.42%) QA Engineer
7 34 (14.98%) Tester
8 32 (14.10%) Senior Developer
9 28 (12.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 28 (12.33%) Automation Engineer
10 19 (8.37%) QA Automation Engineer
11 18 (7.93%) Test Automation Engineer
12 13 (5.73%) Test Leader
12 13 (5.73%) Senior Tester
13 11 (4.85%) Team Leader
13 11 (4.85%) Test Team Leader
14 10 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (4.41%) Senior Test Analyst
14 10 (4.41%) QA Tester
14 10 (4.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (26.43%) Spring
2 57 (25.11%) Web Services
3 36 (15.86%) Java EE
4 35 (15.42%) XML
5 31 (13.66%) SOAP
6 30 (13.22%) EJB
6 30 (13.22%) JPA
6 30 (13.22%) EJB 3.0
7 28 (12.33%) HTML
7 28 (12.33%) .NET
7 28 (12.33%) JSF
8 23 (10.13%) RESTful
9 19 (8.37%) HTML5
10 17 (7.49%) REST
10 17 (7.49%) jQuery
11 16 (7.05%) CSS
12 13 (5.73%) JSON
13 9 (3.96%) Spring MVC
13 9 (3.96%) Servlets
14 8 (3.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.59%) Open Source
2 8 (3.52%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.52%) Blog
3 5 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.88%) DTV
7 1 (0.44%) RIA
7 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.81%) UNIX
2 16 (7.05%) Linux
3 14 (6.17%) Windows
4 7 (3.08%) Android
4 7 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (43.61%) Scrum
2 98 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (31.28%) Test Automation
4 49 (21.59%) Test Scripting
4 49 (21.59%) Software Testing
5 40 (17.62%) Automated Testing
5 40 (17.62%) Software Engineering
6 39 (17.18%) Unit Testing
7 38 (16.74%) Test Strategy
8 31 (13.66%) BDD
9 29 (12.78%) Mentoring
9 29 (12.78%) OO
10 28 (12.33%) TDD
10 28 (12.33%) Automation Testing
11 27 (11.89%) Test Planning
12 26 (11.45%) Performance Testing
13 24 (10.57%) V-Model
14 22 (9.69%) Validation
15 21 (9.25%) Waterfall
16 17 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 121 (53.30%) Java
2 110 (48.46%) SQL
3 40 (17.62%) C#
4 36 (15.86%) Ruby
5 20 (8.81%) JavaScript
6 17 (7.49%) Python
7 16 (7.05%) Perl
8 10 (4.41%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.52%) C
10 7 (3.08%) PHP
10 7 (3.08%) C++
11 4 (1.76%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.32%) RPG
13 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (17.62%) ISEB
2 28 (12.33%) Degree
3 16 (7.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (3.96%) HND
5 8 (3.52%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.64%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (29.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (22.47%) Oracle
2 14 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.96%) JBoss
4 5 (2.20%) HP
5 4 (1.76%) Sun
6 3 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.88%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) IBM
8 1 (0.44%) Compuware
8 1 (0.44%) Empirix
8 1 (0.44%) Telerik
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, 23days
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Taunton
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Bath, Avon
Lovehoney
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum generous bonus, pension, gym membership & more
Posted: 27 days ago
Bath
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago