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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 140 138 180
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +42
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 104 100 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.79% 1.66% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.51% 9.64% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 102 93 45
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,275 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +10.00%
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
1094 1037 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.88% 17.20% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 940 921 717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -8 49 £40,000 +3.89% 15
Devon +5 21 £32,500 -10.34% 12
Dorset - 18 £41,250 - 3
Gloucestershire -26 6 £42,000 +20.00% 1
Somerset +12 5 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Wiltshire -23 4 £31,000 -20.51% 1
Cornwall - 1 £35,000 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 112 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (49.45%) Java
3 75 (41.21%) Scrum
4 72 (39.56%) SQL
5 67 (36.81%) C#
6 61 (33.52%) Web Services
7 51 (28.02%) Spring
7 51 (28.02%) CSS
7 51 (28.02%) Test Automation
8 50 (27.47%) WebDriver
8 50 (27.47%) HTML
9 47 (25.82%) JUnit
10 46 (25.27%) Cucumber
11 43 (23.63%) TDD
12 40 (21.98%) QA
13 37 (20.33%) Finance
14 36 (19.78%) .NET
15 35 (19.23%) MySQL
16 34 (18.68%) Software Engineering
17 32 (17.58%) Software Testing
17 32 (17.58%) Test Scripting
18 30 (16.48%) JavaScript
18 30 (16.48%) Eclipse
19 29 (15.93%) OO
20 27 (14.84%) RESTful
21 26 (14.29%) C++
21 26 (14.29%) Retail
22 25 (13.74%) Automated Testing
23 24 (13.19%) ISEB
24 23 (12.64%) Degree

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 16 (8.79%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.04%) Apache
3 6 (3.30%) Node.js
4 3 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.10%) IIS
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.55%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.55%) Confluence
6 1 (0.55%) CMS
6 1 (0.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.95%) Firewall
2 8 (4.40%) Internet
3 4 (2.20%) HTTP
4 2 (1.10%) ICMP
5 1 (0.55%) FTP
5 1 (0.55%) VPN
5 1 (0.55%) Intranet
5 1 (0.55%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.23%) MySQL
2 19 (10.44%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (27.47%) WebDriver
2 47 (25.82%) JUnit
3 46 (25.27%) Cucumber
4 30 (16.48%) Eclipse
5 23 (12.64%) Git (software)
6 19 (10.44%) JBehave
7 18 (9.89%) Maven
8 17 (9.34%) FitNesse
9 14 (7.69%) JIRA
10 13 (7.14%) Visual Studio
11 12 (6.59%) TestNG
11 12 (6.59%) SpecFlow
12 10 (5.49%) Jenkins
13 9 (4.95%) NUnit
14 8 (4.40%) QuickTest Pro
14 8 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (4.40%) SoapUI
15 7 (3.85%) MbUnit
16 5 (2.75%) Selenium IDE
General
1 37 (20.33%) Finance
2 26 (14.29%) Retail
3 10 (5.49%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.85%) Back Office
5 7 (3.85%) Marketing
6 6 (3.30%) Banking
6 6 (3.30%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.30%) Advertising
7 4 (2.20%) Legal
8 3 (1.65%) Law
9 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (32.97%) Developer
2 44 (24.18%) Analyst
2 44 (24.18%) Test Analyst
3 26 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 23 (12.64%) Test Engineer
5 18 (9.89%) Software Engineer
6 17 (9.34%) Tester
6 17 (9.34%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.79%) Graduate
8 15 (8.24%) Trainee Software Engineer
8 15 (8.24%) Trainee
8 15 (8.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.95%) UI Developer
10 9 (4.95%) Automation Analyst
10 9 (4.95%) Automation Test Analyst
10 9 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (4.95%) UI Programmer
11 8 (4.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (33.52%) Web Services
2 51 (28.02%) CSS
2 51 (28.02%) Spring
3 50 (27.47%) HTML
4 36 (19.78%) .NET
5 27 (14.84%) RESTful
6 18 (9.89%) HTML5
6 18 (9.89%) Apache Camel
7 17 (9.34%) jQuery
7 17 (9.34%) Java EE
8 15 (8.24%) Ajax
8 15 (8.24%) Apache CXF
9 14 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 12 (6.59%) Hibernate
10 12 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (6.59%) AngularJS
11 11 (6.04%) ASP.NET
12 9 (4.95%) JSON
13 8 (4.40%) Spring MVC
13 8 (4.40%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Mathematics
2 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.20%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.10%) Wiki
6 1 (0.55%) Blog
6 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.55%) PKI
6 1 (0.55%) User Experience
6 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.09%) Windows
2 15 (8.24%) Linux
3 14 (7.69%) UNIX
4 8 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.75%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.10%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) CentOS
7 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (41.21%) Scrum
3 51 (28.02%) Test Automation
4 43 (23.63%) TDD
5 34 (18.68%) Software Engineering
6 32 (17.58%) Software Testing
6 32 (17.58%) Test Scripting
7 29 (15.93%) OO
8 25 (13.74%) Automated Testing
9 22 (12.09%) OOP
10 19 (10.44%) Manual Testing
11 18 (9.89%) Performance Testing
12 16 (8.79%) MVC
12 16 (8.79%) Automation Testing
13 15 (8.24%) Procedural Programming
13 15 (8.24%) Product Management
13 15 (8.24%) BDD
13 15 (8.24%) OOD
13 15 (8.24%) Multithreading
14 14 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 90 (49.45%) Java
2 72 (39.56%) SQL
3 67 (36.81%) C#
4 30 (16.48%) JavaScript
5 26 (14.29%) C++
6 18 (9.89%) Ruby
7 17 (9.34%) Python
8 11 (6.04%) Groovy
9 9 (4.95%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.40%) Perl
11 7 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.55%) PHP4
12 1 (0.55%) Erlang
12 1 (0.55%) PHP
12 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (13.19%) ISEB
2 23 (12.64%) Degree
3 16 (8.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (7.14%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.20%) HND
5 4 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (21.98%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.40%) Xen
1 8 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (4.40%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (4.40%) Vagrant
1 8 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) Plesk
Vendors
1 17 (9.34%) Oracle
2 8 (4.40%) VMware
3 5 (2.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.65%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.10%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.10%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (0.55%) Twitter
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe
6 1 (0.55%) Google
6 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
First Point IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago