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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 66 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 23 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.95% 1.18% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.84% 7.28% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 9
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £54,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
155 151 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.90% 16.13% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 145 128 95
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 47 (81.03%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (58.62%) TDD
2 34 (58.62%) Cucumber
3 26 (44.83%) QA
4 25 (43.10%) Scrum
4 25 (43.10%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (43.10%) Jenkins
5 23 (39.66%) C#
6 22 (37.93%) BDD
7 20 (34.48%) NUnit
8 19 (32.76%) Automated Testing
8 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
9 18 (31.03%) CSS
9 18 (31.03%) RESTful
10 16 (27.59%) Git (software)
10 16 (27.59%) Web Development
10 16 (27.59%) MVC
11 14 (24.14%) Maven
11 14 (24.14%) WebDriver
12 13 (22.41%) SQL
13 12 (20.69%) .NET
13 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
13 12 (20.69%) SoapUI
14 11 (18.97%) Jasmine
14 11 (18.97%) HTML5
14 11 (18.97%) Software Testing
14 11 (18.97%) HTML
14 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
14 11 (18.97%) Grunt
14 11 (18.97%) Bower

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (12.07%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.34%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Network Security
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.72%) Hazelcast
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (58.62%) Cucumber
2 25 (43.10%) Jenkins
3 20 (34.48%) NUnit
4 16 (27.59%) Git (software)
5 14 (24.14%) Maven
5 14 (24.14%) WebDriver
6 12 (20.69%) SoapUI
7 11 (18.97%) Bower
7 11 (18.97%) Grunt
7 11 (18.97%) Jasmine
8 10 (17.24%) gulp
8 10 (17.24%) HP UFT
8 10 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
9 7 (12.07%) JIRA
9 7 (12.07%) Mockito
9 7 (12.07%) SpecFlow
10 6 (10.34%) JMeter
11 5 (8.62%) PHPUnit
12 3 (5.17%) Gatling
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Test Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) Web Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Developer in Test
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) QA Leader
6 6 (10.34%) QA Manager
6 6 (10.34%) QA Test Manager
7 5 (8.62%) Agile Test Manager
7 5 (8.62%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Test Leader
7 5 (8.62%) Test Manager
8 4 (6.90%) QA Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) CSS
1 18 (31.03%) RESTful
2 12 (20.69%) .NET
3 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
3 11 (18.97%) HTML
3 11 (18.97%) HTML5
4 10 (17.24%) .NET Framework
4 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
4 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (17.24%) Entity Framework
4 10 (17.24%) WCF
5 8 (13.79%) Ajax
6 7 (12.07%) jQuery
6 7 (12.07%) JSON
6 7 (12.07%) Spring
7 6 (10.34%) Gherkin
7 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
7 6 (10.34%) Spring MVC
8 5 (8.62%) JPA
9 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Client/Server
1 7 (12.07%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Contactless
3 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) CentOS
4 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (81.03%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (58.62%) TDD
3 25 (43.10%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (43.10%) Scrum
4 22 (37.93%) BDD
5 19 (32.76%) Automated Testing
6 16 (27.59%) MVC
6 16 (27.59%) Web Development
7 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
8 11 (18.97%) Software Testing
9 10 (17.24%) Manual Testing
9 10 (17.24%) SDLC
9 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting
10 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
10 9 (15.52%) Unit Testing
11 8 (13.79%) Automation Testing
11 8 (13.79%) User Stories
12 7 (12.07%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 7 (12.07%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (12.07%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) C#
2 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.41%) SQL
4 10 (17.24%) Java
5 5 (8.62%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.45%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) ISTQB
1 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) ISEB
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (44.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
1 1 (1.72%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft