The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 69 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 10 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.81% 2.69% 2.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.43% 21.62% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 7
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +59.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
Selenium
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
106 74 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.20% 12.46% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 48
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Selenium
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Watford

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) QA
1 13 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 13 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (76.92%) Coaching
2 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (76.92%) RESTful
2 10 (76.92%) WebDriver
2 10 (76.92%) DbVisualizer
2 10 (76.92%) Gherkin
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (76.92%) System Testing
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 10 (76.92%) Subversion
2 10 (76.92%) Document Management
2 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
2 10 (76.92%) WebSphere
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) J2EE
2 10 (76.92%) DB2
2 10 (76.92%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) UNIX
2 10 (76.92%) Flash
3 8 (61.54%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (76.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) DbVisualizer
1 10 (76.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (76.92%) WebDriver
2 10 (76.92%) Subversion
3 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium Tester
1 10 (76.92%) Automation Tester
1 10 (76.92%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Test Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) RESTful
1 10 (76.92%) Gherkin
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) J2EE
1 10 (76.92%) XML
1 10 (76.92%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Coaching
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (76.92%) System Testing
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Document Management
2 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
3 8 (61.54%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) V-Model
4 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft