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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 58 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.63% 0.81% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.84% 6.82% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 5
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
95 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.60% 11.86% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76 40 28
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Watford

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 31 (96.88%) Test Scripting
2 29 (90.63%) SQL
3 28 (87.50%) Java
3 28 (87.50%) Software Testing
4 27 (84.38%) Test Automation
5 25 (78.13%) Web Services
5 25 (78.13%) XML
5 25 (78.13%) Ruby
5 25 (78.13%) RESTful
5 25 (78.13%) JBehave
5 25 (78.13%) Cucumber
5 25 (78.13%) BDD
6 24 (75.00%) C#
6 24 (75.00%) JUnit
6 24 (75.00%) NUnit
6 24 (75.00%) WATIR
6 24 (75.00%) Open Source
6 24 (75.00%) SpecFlow
6 24 (75.00%) Gherkin
6 24 (75.00%) Jenkins
6 24 (75.00%) Calabash
7 15 (46.88%) OO
8 7 (21.88%) QA
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
10 4 (12.50%) UNIX
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
10 4 (12.50%) Automation Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (9.38%) ISTQB

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (78.13%) Cucumber
1 25 (78.13%) JBehave
2 24 (75.00%) WATIR
2 24 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 24 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 24 (75.00%) Calabash
2 24 (75.00%) JUnit
2 24 (75.00%) NUnit
3 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Test Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate
7 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) Web Services
1 25 (78.13%) XML
1 25 (78.13%) RESTful
2 24 (75.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.13%) Flash
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) EFT
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Test Scripting
2 28 (87.50%) Software Testing
3 27 (84.38%) Test Automation
4 25 (78.13%) BDD
5 15 (46.88%) OO
6 4 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) System Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Coaching
9 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (3.13%) Scrum
9 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.13%) TDD
9 1 (3.13%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 28 (87.50%) Java
3 25 (78.13%) Ruby
4 24 (75.00%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) PhD
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Thunderhead
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