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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 170 128 183
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +55
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 73 109 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.12% 1.94% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.73% 11.62% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 69 102 37
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1085 938 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.64% 16.69% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 943 831 690
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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
Bristol +16 45 £38,250 -4.37% 3
Somerset -10 7 £32,500 -13.33%
Gloucestershire - 7 £45,000 - 1
Devon -43 6 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wiltshire -3 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Dorset -28 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 146 (72.28%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (37.62%) WebDriver
3 73 (36.14%) Java
4 70 (34.65%) Scrum
5 67 (33.17%) SQL
6 65 (32.18%) Test Automation
6 65 (32.18%) Software Testing
7 59 (29.21%) Test Scripting
8 55 (27.23%) Test Strategy
9 47 (23.27%) QA
9 47 (23.27%) ISEB
10 46 (22.77%) Finance
11 42 (20.79%) Automated Testing
12 39 (19.31%) JUnit
13 38 (18.81%) Open Source
14 36 (17.82%) Test Planning
15 35 (17.33%) Mentoring
15 35 (17.33%) V-Model
16 34 (16.83%) Test Management
16 34 (16.83%) Waterfall
16 34 (16.83%) C#
17 33 (16.34%) TDD
18 32 (15.84%) Validation
19 30 (14.85%) .NET
20 29 (14.36%) BDD
20 29 (14.36%) Spring
21 28 (13.86%) TestNG
22 27 (13.37%) Cucumber
22 27 (13.37%) Oracle
22 27 (13.37%) Web Services

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 6 (2.97%) CMS
2 5 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (2.48%) Apache Solr
2 5 (2.48%) IIS
3 4 (1.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.99%) SAS
5 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (5.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.49%) Tridion
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.96%) GitHub
2 4 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.98%) Internet
2 2 (0.99%) FTP
2 2 (0.99%) iSCSI
2 2 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.50%) VPN
3 1 (0.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.90%) Relational Database
2 17 (8.42%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.44%) RDBMS
4 10 (4.95%) MySQL
5 9 (4.46%) MS Access
6 7 (3.47%) DB2
7 5 (2.48%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.48%) Big Data
8 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 76 (37.62%) WebDriver
2 39 (19.31%) JUnit
3 28 (13.86%) TestNG
4 27 (13.37%) Cucumber
5 20 (9.90%) SoapUI
5 20 (9.90%) QuickTest Pro
6 19 (9.41%) WATIR
7 18 (8.91%) Maven
7 18 (8.91%) SpecFlow
8 17 (8.42%) Jenkins
8 17 (8.42%) JMeter
9 15 (7.43%) Hudson
10 13 (6.44%) Ant
11 12 (5.94%) Selenium IDE
11 12 (5.94%) FitNesse
12 10 (4.95%) JIRA
12 10 (4.95%) Eclipse
13 9 (4.46%) NetBeans
14 7 (3.47%) jMock
14 7 (3.47%) JBehave
General
1 46 (22.77%) Finance
2 12 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.95%) Banking
3 10 (4.95%) Retail
4 9 (4.46%) Retail Banking
5 8 (3.96%) Marketing
6 6 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.48%) Electronics
8 2 (0.99%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (21.29%) Analyst
1 43 (21.29%) Test Analyst
2 40 (19.80%) Developer
3 38 (18.81%) Tester
4 29 (14.36%) Test Engineer
5 25 (12.38%) QA Engineer
6 23 (11.39%) Java Developer
7 19 (9.41%) Test Team Leader
7 19 (9.41%) Team Leader
8 16 (7.92%) Senior Tester
9 15 (7.43%) Automation Engineer
10 12 (5.94%) Senior Test Engineer
11 11 (5.45%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (4.95%) Software Tester
12 10 (4.95%) Test Automation Engineer
12 10 (4.95%) Automated Tester
12 10 (4.95%) Test Leader
13 9 (4.46%) Senior QA Engineer
13 9 (4.46%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.85%) .NET
2 29 (14.36%) Spring
3 27 (13.37%) Web Services
4 22 (10.89%) XML
5 20 (9.90%) RESTful
6 17 (8.42%) SOAP
7 16 (7.92%) HTML
8 14 (6.93%) REST
9 12 (5.94%) .NET Framework
9 12 (5.94%) CSS
10 11 (5.45%) jQuery
11 9 (4.46%) Java EE
11 9 (4.46%) JPA
11 9 (4.46%) EJB 3.0
11 9 (4.46%) EJB
12 8 (3.96%) J2EE
12 8 (3.96%) JSF
12 8 (3.96%) Gherkin
13 7 (3.47%) JSON
13 7 (3.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.81%) Open Source
2 8 (3.96%) Blog
2 8 (3.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.97%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.48%) DTV
5 4 (1.98%) Wiki
5 4 (1.98%) User Experience
6 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.50%) PKI
7 1 (0.50%) SCADA
7 1 (0.50%) RIA
7 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.92%) UNIX
2 11 (5.45%) Windows
3 9 (4.46%) Linux
4 3 (1.49%) Android
4 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (72.28%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (34.65%) Scrum
3 65 (32.18%) Software Testing
3 65 (32.18%) Test Automation
4 59 (29.21%) Test Scripting
5 55 (27.23%) Test Strategy
6 42 (20.79%) Automated Testing
7 36 (17.82%) Test Planning
8 35 (17.33%) Mentoring
8 35 (17.33%) V-Model
9 34 (16.83%) Waterfall
9 34 (16.83%) Test Management
10 33 (16.34%) TDD
11 32 (15.84%) Validation
12 29 (14.36%) BDD
13 27 (13.37%) Automation Testing
14 22 (10.89%) Manual Testing
15 21 (10.40%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (9.90%) Software Engineering
16 20 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 73 (36.14%) Java
2 67 (33.17%) SQL
3 34 (16.83%) C#
4 22 (10.89%) Ruby
5 15 (7.43%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.97%) C++
6 6 (2.97%) Python
6 6 (2.97%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.98%) C
7 4 (1.98%) Perl
7 4 (1.98%) PHP
8 1 (0.50%) VBScript
8 1 (0.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 47 (23.27%) ISEB
2 22 (10.89%) Degree
3 17 (8.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (7.92%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.97%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.48%) HND
7 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (23.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (13.37%) Oracle
2 16 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.48%) SAP
3 5 (2.48%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (0.50%) Empirix
5 1 (0.50%) Telerik
5 1 (0.50%) Google
5 1 (0.50%) IBM
5 1 (0.50%) Compuware
5 1 (0.50%) New Relic
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £45K DOE + remote working + fl
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
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Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 26 days ago