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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 50 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 14 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.56% 0.85% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.05% 6.85% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 4
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
93 73 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.00% 12.39% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 82 66 77
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 27 January 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 - 14 £42,500 -
Selenium
West Midlands

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 28 (90.32%) Java
2 20 (64.52%) WebDriver
3 16 (51.61%) Software Testing
3 16 (51.61%) Test Scripting
4 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
5 5 (16.13%) HTML
5 5 (16.13%) CSS
5 5 (16.13%) Finance
5 5 (16.13%) JIRA
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
6 3 (9.68%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Back Office
8 1 (3.23%) MVC
8 1 (3.23%) ISEB
8 1 (3.23%) MySQL
8 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) Web Services
8 1 (3.23%) Linux
8 1 (3.23%) OOP
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) Apache
8 1 (3.23%) Subversion
8 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Games
8 1 (3.23%) jQuery

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (64.52%) WebDriver
2 5 (16.13%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Test Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Tester
3 6 (19.35%) Automation Tester
4 1 (3.23%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (3.23%) Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
4 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
1 5 (16.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.23%) Laravel
2 1 (3.23%) li3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Software Testing
1 16 (51.61%) Test Scripting
2 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Web Testing
5 1 (3.23%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) OOP
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) AccuRev