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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 168 104 193
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +89
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 80 148 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 2.56% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.19% 14.64% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 76 134 29
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £23,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
1112 1011 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.04% 17.46% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 966 883 668
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
(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 -1 45 £38,750 +1.97% 5
Gloucestershire -9 11 £42,000 +27.27% 1
Devon -14 8 £20,500 -45.33% 3
Somerset -17 7 £32,500 -22.61% 2
Dorset - 5 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire -34 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 101 (65.58%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (45.45%) Java
3 48 (31.17%) Software Testing
3 48 (31.17%) Scrum
4 47 (30.52%) C#
5 46 (29.87%) SQL
6 45 (29.22%) WebDriver
7 44 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 41 (26.62%) JUnit
9 40 (25.97%) Finance
10 39 (25.32%) Web Services
11 33 (21.43%) Cucumber
12 31 (20.13%) QA
13 30 (19.48%) Test Scripting
14 29 (18.83%) HTML
14 29 (18.83%) Automated Testing
14 29 (18.83%) Spring
15 28 (18.18%) CSS
16 27 (17.53%) ISEB
16 27 (17.53%) V-Model
17 26 (16.88%) Waterfall
17 26 (16.88%) Test Strategy
17 26 (16.88%) MySQL
17 26 (16.88%) Validation
17 26 (16.88%) Test Planning
18 24 (15.58%) TDD
18 24 (15.58%) Software Engineering
18 24 (15.58%) OO
19 23 (14.94%) .NET
19 23 (14.94%) Automation Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.25%) Apache
3 4 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.95%) IIS
5 2 (1.30%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.30%) Node.js
6 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) Firewall
2 6 (3.90%) Internet
3 4 (2.60%) HTTP
4 2 (1.30%) VPN
4 2 (1.30%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.88%) MySQL
2 15 (9.74%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.30%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.65%) Big Data
5 1 (0.65%) MS Access
5 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (29.22%) WebDriver
2 41 (26.62%) JUnit
3 33 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 21 (13.64%) TestNG
5 16 (10.39%) Eclipse
6 13 (8.44%) JBehave
7 11 (7.14%) Git (software)
7 11 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (7.14%) SpecFlow
8 10 (6.49%) FitNesse
8 10 (6.49%) Visual Studio
9 9 (5.84%) NUnit
10 8 (5.19%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (5.19%) JIRA
11 7 (4.55%) SoapUI
12 6 (3.90%) Maven
13 5 (3.25%) MbUnit
13 5 (3.25%) Jenkins
13 5 (3.25%) Selenium IDE
14 3 (1.95%) Calabash
General
1 40 (25.97%) Finance
2 19 (12.34%) Retail
3 11 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.84%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.55%) Aerospace
5 7 (4.55%) Banking
5 7 (4.55%) Marketing
6 5 (3.25%) Back Office
7 3 (1.95%) Advertising
7 3 (1.95%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Games
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (25.97%) Analyst
1 40 (25.97%) Test Analyst
2 34 (22.08%) Developer
3 23 (14.94%) Test Engineer
4 19 (12.34%) Tester
5 16 (10.39%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.44%) Software Engineer
7 12 (7.79%) Senior Test Engineer
8 11 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 11 (7.14%) Graduate
8 11 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
9 10 (6.49%) Trainee Software Engineer
9 10 (6.49%) Trainee
9 10 (6.49%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 9 (5.84%) Software Tester
11 8 (5.19%) Automation Test Analyst
11 8 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (5.19%) Test Leader
11 8 (5.19%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.32%) Web Services
2 29 (18.83%) HTML
2 29 (18.83%) Spring
3 28 (18.18%) CSS
4 23 (14.94%) .NET
5 17 (11.04%) RESTful
6 13 (8.44%) HTML5
7 10 (6.49%) Apache Camel
7 10 (6.49%) Apache CXF
7 10 (6.49%) Java EE
8 9 (5.84%) Ajax
9 8 (5.19%) Spring MVC
10 5 (3.25%) LAMP
10 5 (3.25%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.25%) REST
11 4 (2.60%) WPF
12 3 (1.95%) Hibernate
12 3 (1.95%) XML
12 3 (1.95%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.29%) Open Source
2 10 (6.49%) Mathematics
3 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.90%) Wiki
5 2 (1.30%) PKI
5 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) DTV
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.09%) Windows
2 13 (8.44%) UNIX
3 12 (7.79%) Linux
4 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (65.58%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (31.17%) Scrum
2 48 (31.17%) Software Testing
3 44 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 30 (19.48%) Test Scripting
5 29 (18.83%) Automated Testing
6 27 (17.53%) V-Model
7 26 (16.88%) Validation
7 26 (16.88%) Waterfall
7 26 (16.88%) Test Strategy
7 26 (16.88%) Test Planning
8 24 (15.58%) Software Engineering
8 24 (15.58%) TDD
8 24 (15.58%) OO
9 23 (14.94%) Manual Testing
9 23 (14.94%) Test Management
9 23 (14.94%) Automation Testing
10 22 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 17 (11.04%) OOP
12 15 (9.74%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (45.45%) Java
2 47 (30.52%) C#
3 46 (29.87%) SQL
4 21 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 18 (11.69%) C++
6 15 (9.74%) Ruby
7 14 (9.09%) Python
8 10 (6.49%) Groovy
9 8 (5.19%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.19%) Perl
10 4 (2.60%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (17.53%) ISEB
2 18 (11.69%) Degree
3 17 (11.04%) ISTQB
4 16 (10.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.95%) HND
7 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (20.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.25%) Xen
1 5 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (3.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) Vagrant
1 5 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (8.44%) Oracle
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.25%) VMware
4 4 (2.60%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.30%) Google
6 1 (0.65%) SAP
6 1 (0.65%) Twitter
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + great Bens!
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £35k per year
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
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