The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 62 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.38% 0.84% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.00% 4.32% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Selenium
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 139 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.38% 19.50% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 92 115 57
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Staffordshire region.

Selenium Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Selenium
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +4 6 £40,000 +13.47%
Lichfield - 3 £32,500 -
Selenium
West Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 6 (40.00%) TestComplete
3 6 (40.00%) AccuRev
3 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) TestDirector
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
3 6 (40.00%) People Management
4 5 (33.33%) ISEB
4 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (26.67%) QA
5 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) MySQL
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) Java
8 1 (6.67%) DOM
8 1 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (6.67%) MS Excel

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) TestDirector
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
1 6 (40.00%) TestComplete
1 6 (40.00%) AccuRev
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
2 1 (6.67%) Moq
2 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Test Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Automated Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) DOM
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) People Management
4 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft