The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 78 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 8 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.84% - 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 9
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
72 111 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.55% 13.91% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 97 105
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
Hampshire

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Selenium
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Southampton region.

Selenium Salary Trend in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) QA
3 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
3 9 (52.94%) ISEB
4 8 (47.06%) Project Management
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) Apache
5 7 (41.18%) ISO 9001
5 7 (41.18%) MySQL
5 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
5 7 (41.18%) Games
5 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Security Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Testing
5 7 (41.18%) PHPUnit
6 6 (35.29%) C++
6 6 (35.29%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) C
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Big Data
7 5 (29.41%) BDD
7 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Web Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) PHP
9 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 2 (11.76%) jQuery

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (41.18%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) PHPUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Hudson
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Behat
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (41.18%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Test Manager
2 7 (41.18%) QA Manager
2 7 (41.18%) QA Test Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) QA Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Testing Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) Ajax
2 2 (11.76%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Security Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Testing
4 5 (29.41%) BDD
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Web Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C++
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) C
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
1 9 (52.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
2 7 (41.18%) ISO 9001