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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 73 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.12% 1.94% 2.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.25% 12.78% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 24
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
144 133 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.98% 15.18% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 114 126 94
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 December 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Southampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) TDD
2 16 (61.54%) BDD
2 16 (61.54%) Automation Testing
3 15 (57.69%) Regression Testing
4 14 (53.85%) QA
4 14 (53.85%) System Testing
5 13 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (50.00%) User Stories
5 13 (50.00%) Gherkin
5 13 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 12 (46.15%) QuickTest Pro
7 11 (42.31%) LoadRunner
7 11 (42.31%) PHP
7 11 (42.31%) Python
7 11 (42.31%) Web Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Test Management
7 11 (42.31%) JIRA
7 11 (42.31%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Mobile App
8 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 10 (38.46%) Linux
9 9 (34.62%) Selenium IDE
10 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
11 7 (26.92%) Scrum
11 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
11 7 (26.92%) SaaS
12 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (23.08%) Mentoring

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 12 (46.15%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (42.31%) LoadRunner
3 11 (42.31%) JIRA
4 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 9 (34.62%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 4 (15.38%) Maven
7 2 (7.69%) Ant
7 2 (7.69%) FitNesse
7 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
7 2 (7.69%) Behat
7 2 (7.69%) RSpec
8 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Test Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Kindle
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) TDD
2 16 (61.54%) BDD
2 16 (61.54%) Automation Testing
3 15 (57.69%) Regression Testing
4 14 (53.85%) System Testing
5 13 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (50.00%) User Stories
6 11 (42.31%) Web Testing
6 11 (42.31%) Test Management
6 11 (42.31%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
8 7 (26.92%) Scrum
9 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
10 4 (15.38%) Coaching
11 3 (11.54%) Agile Testing
11 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) PHP
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (53.85%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
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