The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 24 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.97% 0.91% 3.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.04% 6.67% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -13.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Selenium
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 22.77% 13.64% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 14
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Selenium
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Wakefield

Selenium
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA