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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 24 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.73% - 4.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% - 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
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
30 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 27.27% 14.14% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 17
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +19.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 27 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA