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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 118 133 189
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +56
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 131 85 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.12% 1.68% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.10% 9.62% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 113 65 27
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1083 884 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.55% 17.44% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 915 789 658
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 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 22 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
Bristol 0 45 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Wiltshire +24 43 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Somerset -18 17 £32,500 -13.33%
Gloucestershire -9 8 £35,000 +22.80% 3
Dorset -1 6 £25,000 -42.85% 1
Devon -26 4 £40,750 +19.85% 4
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 166 (70.04%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (48.10%) Java
3 107 (45.15%) SQL
4 102 (43.04%) Scrum
5 75 (31.65%) WebDriver
6 74 (31.22%) Test Automation
7 65 (27.43%) QA
8 58 (24.47%) Spring
9 56 (23.63%) Software Testing
10 53 (22.36%) Test Scripting
11 52 (21.94%) JUnit
12 50 (21.10%) Web Services
13 49 (20.68%) Open Source
14 48 (20.25%) Oracle
15 44 (18.57%) ISEB
15 44 (18.57%) Automated Testing
16 43 (18.14%) Test Strategy
17 42 (17.72%) C#
18 41 (17.30%) Software Engineering
19 39 (16.46%) Maven
19 39 (16.46%) JMeter
20 38 (16.03%) Finance
21 36 (15.19%) Cucumber
22 35 (14.77%) XML
22 35 (14.77%) Jenkins
23 34 (14.35%) Ruby
23 34 (14.35%) Unit Testing
24 33 (13.92%) BDD
24 33 (13.92%) TDD
25 32 (13.50%) Test Planning

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (3.38%) CMS
2 5 (2.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (1.69%) IIS
4 3 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.27%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (5.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.95%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.53%) Tridion
3 4 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.38%) GitHub
2 5 (2.11%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.11%) Internet
2 2 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (0.84%) iSCSI
2 2 (0.84%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 22 (9.28%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.33%) RDBMS
4 12 (5.06%) DB2
5 9 (3.80%) MySQL
6 8 (3.38%) Big Data
7 6 (2.53%) MS Access
8 5 (2.11%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 75 (31.65%) WebDriver
2 52 (21.94%) JUnit
3 39 (16.46%) Maven
3 39 (16.46%) JMeter
4 36 (15.19%) Cucumber
5 35 (14.77%) Jenkins
6 30 (12.66%) Ant
7 27 (11.39%) WATIR
8 26 (10.97%) FitNesse
8 26 (10.97%) Eclipse
9 25 (10.55%) NetBeans
9 25 (10.55%) Hudson
9 25 (10.55%) SoapUI
10 21 (8.86%) Subversion
11 20 (8.44%) TestNG
12 19 (8.02%) QuickTest Pro
13 18 (7.59%) JBehave
14 14 (5.91%) SpecFlow
15 13 (5.49%) jMock
16 12 (5.06%) Ranorex
General
1 38 (16.03%) Finance
2 12 (5.06%) Retail
3 11 (4.64%) Banking
4 10 (4.22%) Marketing
5 9 (3.80%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.38%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.69%) Electronics
9 2 (0.84%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (27.00%) Developer
2 53 (22.36%) Analyst
3 46 (19.41%) Java Developer
4 44 (18.57%) Test Analyst
5 39 (16.46%) Tester
6 37 (15.61%) Test Engineer
7 35 (14.77%) QA Engineer
8 28 (11.81%) Senior Developer
9 27 (11.39%) Automation Engineer
10 24 (10.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (8.02%) QA Automation Engineer
12 17 (7.17%) Senior Tester
12 17 (7.17%) Test Automation Engineer
13 13 (5.49%) Test Leader
14 12 (5.06%) Software Engineer
14 12 (5.06%) Team Leader
14 12 (5.06%) Test Team Leader
15 11 (4.64%) Senior Test Analyst
15 11 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
16 9 (3.80%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (24.47%) Spring
2 50 (21.10%) Web Services
3 35 (14.77%) XML
4 31 (13.08%) SOAP
4 31 (13.08%) .NET
5 30 (12.66%) HTML
6 29 (12.24%) Java EE
7 25 (10.55%) EJB
7 25 (10.55%) RESTful
7 25 (10.55%) JPA
7 25 (10.55%) EJB 3.0
8 21 (8.86%) JSF
9 19 (8.02%) HTML5
10 18 (7.59%) jQuery
10 18 (7.59%) CSS
11 17 (7.17%) REST
12 13 (5.49%) JSON
13 10 (4.22%) .NET Framework
13 10 (4.22%) J2EE
13 10 (4.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.68%) Open Source
2 9 (3.80%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.38%) Blog
4 6 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.69%) DTV
6 3 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (0.42%) RIA
7 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.44%) UNIX
2 14 (5.91%) Linux
3 13 (5.49%) Windows
4 8 (3.38%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (70.04%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (43.04%) Scrum
3 74 (31.22%) Test Automation
4 56 (23.63%) Software Testing
5 53 (22.36%) Test Scripting
6 44 (18.57%) Automated Testing
7 43 (18.14%) Test Strategy
8 41 (17.30%) Software Engineering
9 34 (14.35%) Unit Testing
10 33 (13.92%) BDD
10 33 (13.92%) TDD
11 32 (13.50%) Test Planning
11 32 (13.50%) Mentoring
12 28 (11.81%) Automation Testing
13 27 (11.39%) V-Model
14 26 (10.97%) Waterfall
14 26 (10.97%) Validation
14 26 (10.97%) OO
15 22 (9.28%) Test Management
16 21 (8.86%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (48.10%) Java
2 107 (45.15%) SQL
3 42 (17.72%) C#
4 34 (14.35%) Ruby
5 22 (9.28%) JavaScript
6 15 (6.33%) Python
7 13 (5.49%) Perl
8 9 (3.80%) C
8 9 (3.80%) C++
8 9 (3.80%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.11%) PHP
10 3 (1.27%) RPG
10 3 (1.27%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (18.57%) ISEB
2 28 (11.81%) Degree
3 20 (8.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (4.22%) ISTQB
5 9 (3.80%) HND
6 5 (2.11%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (27.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (20.25%) Oracle
2 16 (6.75%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.38%) JBoss
4 5 (2.11%) HP
5 4 (1.69%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.69%) SAP
6 3 (1.27%) Sun
7 1 (0.42%) IBM
7 1 (0.42%) Compuware
7 1 (0.42%) Empirix
7 1 (0.42%) Telerik
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, 23days
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Spectrum IT
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Posted: 12 days ago
Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus remote working+flexible hours+share options
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago