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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 84 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.88% 0.75% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.44% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
147 70 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.26% 7.52% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 120 63 95
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) QA
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (31.25%) JMeter
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Coaching
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) LoadUI
6 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Capita
6 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (18.75%) ISEB
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Kanban

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
1 5 (31.25%) JMeter
2 4 (25.00%) LoadUI
3 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Test Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 2 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (18.75%) ISEB
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Capita
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
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