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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 160 74 187
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +113
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 78 178 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.32% 3.43% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.10% 17.75% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68 156 28
Average salary £40,000 £37,100 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £51,500
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
1099 1003 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.59% 19.33% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 972 866 591
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -3 49 £43,750 +9.37% 10
Gloucestershire -4 7 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Devon -21 7 £20,000 -46.66% 1
Somerset -29 6 £28,000 -23.70%
Wiltshire -51 5 £40,000 +23.07%
Dorset - 2 £32,500 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 108 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (39.87%) Java
3 56 (36.60%) Software Testing
4 54 (35.29%) SQL
5 49 (32.03%) Test Automation
6 47 (30.72%) WebDriver
7 46 (30.07%) Finance
8 42 (27.45%) Scrum
8 42 (27.45%) JUnit
9 40 (26.14%) C#
10 35 (22.88%) ISEB
10 35 (22.88%) Automated Testing
11 34 (22.22%) Test Scripting
11 34 (22.22%) Test Strategy
12 33 (21.57%) QA
13 32 (20.92%) Test Planning
14 31 (20.26%) Waterfall
14 31 (20.26%) V-Model
15 30 (19.61%) Validation
16 29 (18.95%) Spring
16 29 (18.95%) TDD
16 29 (18.95%) Test Management
17 28 (18.30%) Cucumber
18 27 (17.65%) HTML
19 26 (16.99%) CSS
19 26 (16.99%) TestNG
20 25 (16.34%) Web Services
21 24 (15.69%) Software Engineering
21 24 (15.69%) .NET
21 24 (15.69%) Mentoring

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (3.27%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (3.27%) Apache Solr
2 4 (2.61%) IIS
2 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.31%) CMS
3 2 (1.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) Internet
2 2 (1.31%) Firewall
2 2 (1.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.38%) MySQL
2 17 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.92%) MS Access
4 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.61%) Big Data
5 4 (2.61%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.31%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (30.72%) WebDriver
2 42 (27.45%) JUnit
3 28 (18.30%) Cucumber
4 26 (16.99%) TestNG
5 15 (9.80%) SpecFlow
6 13 (8.50%) FitNesse
6 13 (8.50%) Eclipse
6 13 (8.50%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 9 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (5.88%) JBehave
8 8 (5.23%) JIRA
8 8 (5.23%) NUnit
8 8 (5.23%) SoapUI
9 7 (4.58%) Maven
10 5 (3.27%) Ant
10 5 (3.27%) Git (software)
10 5 (3.27%) Calabash
10 5 (3.27%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (1.96%) MbUnit
General
1 46 (30.07%) Finance
2 17 (11.11%) Retail
3 11 (7.19%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.23%) Banking
4 8 (5.23%) Financial Institution
4 8 (5.23%) Marketing
5 7 (4.58%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.27%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (21.57%) Analyst
1 33 (21.57%) Test Analyst
2 31 (20.26%) Developer
3 30 (19.61%) Tester
4 25 (16.34%) Test Engineer
5 16 (10.46%) Java Developer
6 15 (9.80%) Senior Test Engineer
7 14 (9.15%) Software Engineer
8 13 (8.50%) Test Team Leader
8 13 (8.50%) Team Leader
9 10 (6.54%) Automated Tester
10 9 (5.88%) Senior Tester
10 9 (5.88%) Graduate
11 8 (5.23%) Software Tester
11 8 (5.23%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.23%) Automation Tester
11 8 (5.23%) Trainee Software Engineer
11 8 (5.23%) Trainee
11 8 (5.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 6 (3.92%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.95%) Spring
2 27 (17.65%) HTML
3 26 (16.99%) CSS
4 25 (16.34%) Web Services
5 24 (15.69%) .NET
6 14 (9.15%) RESTful
7 9 (5.88%) HTML5
7 9 (5.88%) Ajax
8 8 (5.23%) Java EE
8 8 (5.23%) Apache CXF
8 8 (5.23%) Apache Camel
9 6 (3.92%) .NET Framework
9 6 (3.92%) XML
10 5 (3.27%) Middleware
10 5 (3.27%) Spring MVC
10 5 (3.27%) Hibernate
11 4 (2.61%) Lucene
11 4 (2.61%) jQuery
11 4 (2.61%) JSP
11 4 (2.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.73%) Open Source
2 8 (5.23%) Mathematics
2 8 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.92%) Wiki
4 4 (2.61%) DTV
5 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.31%) PKI
6 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) SCADA
7 1 (0.65%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.80%) UNIX
2 10 (6.54%) Linux
3 9 (5.88%) Windows
4 6 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (36.60%) Software Testing
3 49 (32.03%) Test Automation
4 42 (27.45%) Scrum
5 35 (22.88%) Automated Testing
6 34 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 34 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 32 (20.92%) Test Planning
8 31 (20.26%) Waterfall
8 31 (20.26%) V-Model
9 30 (19.61%) Validation
10 29 (18.95%) TDD
10 29 (18.95%) Test Management
11 24 (15.69%) Mentoring
11 24 (15.69%) Software Engineering
12 22 (14.38%) OO
13 19 (12.42%) Manual Testing
13 19 (12.42%) Automation Testing
14 17 (11.11%) BDD
14 17 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 61 (39.87%) Java
2 54 (35.29%) SQL
3 40 (26.14%) C#
4 21 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 17 (11.11%) C++
5 17 (11.11%) Ruby
6 12 (7.84%) Python
7 10 (6.54%) Groovy
8 8 (5.23%) Perl
9 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (22.88%) ISEB
2 23 (15.03%) ISTQB
3 18 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (11.11%) Degree
5 6 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.27%) VCP4
7 3 (1.96%) HND
8 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (21.57%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (11.76%) Oracle
2 9 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.27%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.61%) SAP
5 1 (0.65%) Google
5 1 (0.65%) Twitter
5 1 (0.65%) New Relic
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