The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 99 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.68% 2.54% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.57% 12.86% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 19
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Selenium
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
137 210 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.29% 19.72% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 111 180 97
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Selenium
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Wales

Selenium
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Wales -27 8 £33,250 -13.63%
North Wales - 1 £38,000 -
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Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 8 (26.67%) JMeter
5 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
5 8 (26.67%) Spring
5 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
6 7 (23.33%) User Stories
6 7 (23.33%) Finance
6 7 (23.33%) SQL
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) JUnit
7 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.00%) BDD
8 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (16.67%) Web Services
8 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.67%) Advertising
8 5 (16.67%) HP
8 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.67%) TDD
9 4 (13.33%) JIRA
9 4 (13.33%) PHP
9 4 (13.33%) Confluence
9 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
9 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.33%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (13.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JMeter
1 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 7 (23.33%) JUnit
3 4 (13.33%) JIRA
3 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) Maven
5 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.33%) PhantomJS
6 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.33%) JBehave
6 1 (3.33%) MSTest
6 1 (3.33%) Mocha
6 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.33%) WATIR
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Spring
2 5 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) J2EE
3 3 (10.00%) Java EE
4 1 (3.33%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.33%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
5 7 (23.33%) User Stories
6 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (20.00%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 5 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
10 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.67%) Project Management
10 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Groovy
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (3.33%) Hyland