The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 70 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 17 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.00% 1.95% 3.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.88% 15.84% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 27
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Selenium
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
132 101 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.53% 12.30% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 121 101 103
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £26,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) BDD
3 17 (73.91%) TDD
4 15 (65.22%) Automation Testing
5 13 (56.52%) System Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Regression Testing
6 12 (52.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (52.17%) User Stories
6 12 (52.17%) Gherkin
7 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
8 10 (43.48%) PHP
9 9 (39.13%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (39.13%) LoadRunner
9 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
9 9 (39.13%) QA
9 9 (39.13%) Web Testing
10 8 (34.78%) Test Management
10 8 (34.78%) JIRA
10 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (34.78%) Linux
10 8 (34.78%) Python
10 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
10 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
10 8 (34.78%) Selenium IDE
11 7 (30.43%) SaaS
11 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
11 7 (30.43%) Web Services
11 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (26.09%) Maven
12 6 (26.09%) Jenkins

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (8.70%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQLite
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
2 9 (39.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (39.13%) LoadRunner
3 8 (34.78%) JIRA
3 8 (34.78%) Selenium IDE
4 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
5 6 (26.09%) Maven
5 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
6 4 (17.39%) Behat
6 4 (17.39%) Ant
7 3 (13.04%) PHPUnit
8 2 (8.70%) RSpec
8 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
8 2 (8.70%) FitNesse
9 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
1 11 (47.83%) Test Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Test Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Gherkin
2 7 (30.43%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Kindle
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Debian
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) BDD
3 17 (73.91%) TDD
4 15 (65.22%) Automation Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Regression Testing
5 13 (56.52%) System Testing
6 12 (52.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (52.17%) User Stories
7 9 (39.13%) Web Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Test Management
8 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
9 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
11 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
12 4 (17.39%) MVC
13 3 (13.04%) Scrum
13 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) PHP
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) C
5 2 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) PHP5
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Capita
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