The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 62 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% 0.71% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.45% 6.06% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
Wiltshire

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

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
29 66 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.89% 11.70% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23 56 75
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Selenium
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Swindon

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Scrum
2 17 (58.62%) ISEB
3 16 (55.17%) Degree
4 15 (51.72%) Use Case
5 13 (44.83%) Web Services
6 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
6 12 (41.38%) SoapUI
7 11 (37.93%) QA
7 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
7 11 (37.93%) SOAP
7 11 (37.93%) Java
8 10 (34.48%) Process Management
8 10 (34.48%) Finance
8 10 (34.48%) WebDriver
9 9 (31.03%) WATIR
9 9 (31.03%) Retail Banking
9 9 (31.03%) TDD
9 9 (31.03%) Banking
9 9 (31.03%) Retail
10 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
10 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 8 (27.59%) XML
10 8 (27.59%) REST
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle BPM
11 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
11 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
11 6 (20.69%) TestNG
11 6 (20.69%) UNIX
11 6 (20.69%) Windows

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
1 6 (20.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) SoapUI
2 10 (34.48%) WebDriver
3 9 (31.03%) WATIR
4 6 (20.69%) TestNG
5 3 (10.34%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
2 9 (31.03%) Retail
2 9 (31.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
1 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) QA Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior QA Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Test Leader
5 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Web Services
2 11 (37.93%) SOAP
3 8 (27.59%) XML
3 8 (27.59%) REST
4 5 (17.24%) RESTful
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) UNIX
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Scrum
3 15 (51.72%) Use Case
4 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
5 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
6 10 (34.48%) Process Management
7 9 (31.03%) TDD
8 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
9 6 (20.69%) SOA
10 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
12 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
13 2 (6.90%) Test Management
13 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
14 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
14 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
14 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
3 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) ISEB
2 16 (55.17%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle