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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 171 115 187
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +72
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 71 135 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.12% 2.28% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.54% 13.03% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 65 124 39
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,000 £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 1036 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.11% 17.53% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 950 900 729
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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 +20 56 £55,000 +32.53% 3
Gloucestershire -10 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Somerset -11 3 £33,500 -10.66%
Devon -42 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Dorset -22 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Wiltshire -22 2 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 151 (74.38%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (39.90%) WebDriver
3 72 (35.47%) Software Testing
4 67 (33.00%) Scrum
5 64 (31.53%) Test Strategy
6 63 (31.03%) Test Automation
6 63 (31.03%) Java
7 58 (28.57%) SQL
8 56 (27.59%) Test Scripting
9 54 (26.60%) Finance
10 50 (24.63%) ISEB
11 47 (23.15%) Test Planning
12 45 (22.17%) Waterfall
12 45 (22.17%) V-Model
13 44 (21.67%) Test Management
14 43 (21.18%) QA
14 43 (21.18%) Validation
15 42 (20.69%) JUnit
16 41 (20.20%) Open Source
16 41 (20.20%) Mentoring
17 36 (17.73%) Automated Testing
18 35 (17.24%) TestNG
19 32 (15.76%) C#
20 30 (14.78%) .NET
20 30 (14.78%) TDD
21 28 (13.79%) Cucumber
22 27 (13.30%) BDD
23 24 (11.82%) Manual Testing
24 23 (11.33%) Oracle
24 23 (11.33%) Degree

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (2.96%) CMS
2 5 (2.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (2.46%) Apache Solr
2 5 (2.46%) IIS
3 4 (1.97%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.99%) SAS
5 1 (0.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (5.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.49%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.94%) GitHub
2 4 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.48%) Internet
2 2 (0.99%) FTP
2 2 (0.99%) iSCSI
2 2 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.49%) VPN
3 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.36%) Relational Database
2 15 (7.39%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.40%) RDBMS
4 10 (4.93%) MySQL
5 9 (4.43%) MS Access
6 6 (2.96%) DB2
7 5 (2.46%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.46%) Big Data
8 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 81 (39.90%) WebDriver
2 42 (20.69%) JUnit
3 35 (17.24%) TestNG
4 28 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 19 (9.36%) WATIR
5 19 (9.36%) QuickTest Pro
6 17 (8.37%) SoapUI
6 17 (8.37%) SpecFlow
7 15 (7.39%) Maven
8 12 (5.91%) Selenium IDE
9 11 (5.42%) Jenkins
9 11 (5.42%) Eclipse
10 10 (4.93%) JMeter
10 10 (4.93%) Ant
11 9 (4.43%) Hudson
12 8 (3.94%) FitNesse
13 7 (3.45%) JIRA
14 6 (2.96%) NetBeans
14 6 (2.96%) Visual Studio
14 6 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (26.60%) Finance
2 14 (6.90%) Banking
2 14 (6.90%) Retail
3 11 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.43%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.46%) Marketing
5 5 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.97%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.97%) Electronics
7 2 (0.99%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (22.17%) Analyst
1 45 (22.17%) Test Analyst
2 36 (17.73%) Tester
3 35 (17.24%) Developer
4 30 (14.78%) Test Engineer
5 24 (11.82%) Team Leader
5 24 (11.82%) Test Team Leader
6 20 (9.85%) QA Engineer
7 18 (8.87%) Senior Test Engineer
7 18 (8.87%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.40%) Senior Tester
9 10 (4.93%) Test Leader
9 10 (4.93%) Automation Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Automated Tester
10 9 (4.43%) Automation Tester
10 9 (4.43%) Senior Test Analyst
10 9 (4.43%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.43%) Junior
11 8 (3.94%) Quality Engineer
12 7 (3.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.78%) .NET
2 21 (10.34%) Spring
3 19 (9.36%) Web Services
4 16 (7.88%) XML
5 15 (7.39%) RESTful
6 14 (6.90%) SOAP
6 14 (6.90%) HTML
7 12 (5.91%) .NET Framework
8 11 (5.42%) REST
9 10 (4.93%) CSS
10 9 (4.43%) jQuery
11 8 (3.94%) J2EE
11 8 (3.94%) Gherkin
12 6 (2.96%) ASP.NET
12 6 (2.96%) EJB
12 6 (2.96%) Java EE
12 6 (2.96%) JPA
12 6 (2.96%) EJB 3.0
13 5 (2.46%) HTML5
13 5 (2.46%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.20%) Open Source
2 8 (3.94%) Blog
3 7 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.97%) User Experience
5 4 (1.97%) Wiki
5 4 (1.97%) DTV
6 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) PKI
7 1 (0.49%) SCADA
7 1 (0.49%) RIA
7 1 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.87%) UNIX
2 11 (5.42%) Windows
3 10 (4.93%) Linux
4 3 (1.48%) Android
4 3 (1.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (74.38%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (35.47%) Software Testing
3 67 (33.00%) Scrum
4 64 (31.53%) Test Strategy
5 63 (31.03%) Test Automation
6 56 (27.59%) Test Scripting
7 47 (23.15%) Test Planning
8 45 (22.17%) V-Model
8 45 (22.17%) Waterfall
9 44 (21.67%) Test Management
10 43 (21.18%) Validation
11 41 (20.20%) Mentoring
12 36 (17.73%) Automated Testing
13 30 (14.78%) TDD
14 27 (13.30%) BDD
15 24 (11.82%) Manual Testing
16 22 (10.84%) Automation Testing
17 21 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
18 20 (9.85%) Software Engineering
19 17 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 63 (31.03%) Java
2 58 (28.57%) SQL
3 32 (15.76%) C#
4 22 (10.84%) Ruby
5 13 (6.40%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.43%) Python
7 7 (3.45%) C++
8 6 (2.96%) Perl
8 6 (2.96%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.46%) Groovy
10 4 (1.97%) C
11 3 (1.48%) PHP
12 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (24.63%) ISEB
2 23 (11.33%) Degree
3 21 (10.34%) ISTQB
4 19 (9.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.96%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.46%) HND
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (21.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (11.33%) Oracle
2 16 (7.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.46%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.97%) SAP
5 2 (0.99%) HP
6 1 (0.49%) Empirix
6 1 (0.49%) Google
6 1 (0.49%) New Relic
6 1 (0.49%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) Compuware
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wiltshire
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus remote working+flexible hours+share options
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago