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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 72 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 14 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.62% 0.67% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 5.17% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 10
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
126 116 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 14.58% 12.87% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 113 112 94
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (76.19%) BDD
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (38.10%) System Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
4 8 (38.10%) User Stories
4 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) PHP
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) Maven
5 7 (33.33%) Gherkin
5 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 7 (33.33%) QA
5 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 6 (28.57%) PHPUnit
6 6 (28.57%) Web Testing
6 6 (28.57%) MySQL
7 5 (23.81%) Ant
7 5 (23.81%) C++
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Apache
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Internet
7 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
7 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) Maven
2 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (28.57%) PHPUnit
4 5 (23.81%) Ant
4 5 (23.81%) Behat
5 4 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (19.05%) LoadRunner
6 3 (14.29%) JIRA
6 3 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (9.52%) FitNesse
7 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
7 2 (9.52%) RSpec
7 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
8 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
8 1 (4.76%) Hudson
8 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Test Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Testing Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Automated Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Web Services
2 7 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 3 (14.29%) LAMP
3 3 (14.29%) Ajax
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) BDD
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (38.10%) System Testing
4 8 (38.10%) User Stories
4 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Web Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
7 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Test Management
9 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PHP
2 5 (23.81%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) PHP5
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
1 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Capita
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