The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 119 174 181
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 124 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 0.91% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.24% 5.87% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 96 49 41
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
Selenium
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
871 852 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.20% 15.55% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 734 744 540
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Selenium
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Selenium Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Selenium Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Selenium
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +30 33 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Birmingham -5 29 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Staffordshire +6 12 £45,000 - 1
Worcestershire +8 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Shropshire -5 11 £32,500 -16.66%
Coventry -8 6 £43,250 -22.76% 1
West Bromwich - 6 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton -7 1 £31,000 +3.33%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 178 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (43.95%) Scrum
3 103 (41.53%) SQL
4 99 (39.92%) Java
5 83 (33.47%) Cucumber
6 82 (33.06%) Test Automation
7 79 (31.85%) QA
7 79 (31.85%) Jenkins
8 74 (29.84%) Continuous Integration
9 67 (27.02%) Unit Testing
10 65 (26.21%) Software Engineering
11 59 (23.79%) Degree
12 58 (23.39%) SOA
12 58 (23.39%) TDD
13 57 (22.98%) PostgreSQL
13 57 (22.98%) MySQL
14 55 (22.18%) WebDriver
15 54 (21.77%) RESTful
15 54 (21.77%) JBoss
16 53 (21.37%) Hibernate
16 53 (21.37%) Ruby
16 53 (21.37%) Automation Testing
17 51 (20.56%) Spring
17 51 (20.56%) Hudson
18 50 (20.16%) RSpec
19 49 (19.76%) Dependency Injection
19 49 (19.76%) Mathematics
19 49 (19.76%) Java EE
19 49 (19.76%) WATIR
19 49 (19.76%) GlassFish

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (21.77%) JBoss
2 49 (19.76%) GlassFish
3 22 (8.87%) WildFly
4 10 (4.03%) Node.js
5 7 (2.82%) Apache
5 7 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.02%) SaaS
2 4 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.61%) HTTP
2 3 (1.21%) Firewall
3 1 (0.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (22.98%) MySQL
1 57 (22.98%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.40%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 83 (33.47%) Cucumber
2 79 (31.85%) Jenkins
3 55 (22.18%) WebDriver
4 51 (20.56%) Hudson
5 50 (20.16%) RSpec
6 49 (19.76%) WATIR
7 48 (19.35%) JUnit
8 37 (14.92%) JIRA
9 32 (12.90%) JBehave
10 30 (12.10%) SoapUI
11 24 (9.68%) SpecFlow
12 18 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (6.85%) Visual Studio
14 15 (6.05%) TestNG
15 14 (5.65%) TestDirector
16 13 (5.24%) Appium
16 13 (5.24%) NUnit
17 11 (4.44%) Git (software)
17 11 (4.44%) HP UFT
18 10 (4.03%) Subversion
General
1 49 (19.76%) Billing
2 46 (18.55%) Finance
3 18 (7.26%) Back Office
4 9 (3.63%) Games
5 6 (2.42%) Retail
6 2 (0.81%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Automotive
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (29.03%) Developer
2 66 (26.61%) Analyst
3 63 (25.40%) Test Analyst
4 61 (24.60%) Tester
5 51 (20.56%) Java Developer
6 44 (17.74%) Senior Developer
7 40 (16.13%) Automation Tester
8 35 (14.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 29 (11.69%) Agile Developer
10 28 (11.29%) Senior Agile Developer
10 28 (11.29%) Software Tester
11 27 (10.89%) Agile Java Developer
11 27 (10.89%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 22 (8.87%) Automation Test Analyst
12 22 (8.87%) Java Engineer
12 22 (8.87%) Software Analyst
13 20 (8.06%) Test Engineer
14 19 (7.66%) QA Tester
14 19 (7.66%) Software Test Analyst
14 19 (7.66%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.77%) RESTful
2 53 (21.37%) Hibernate
3 51 (20.56%) Spring
4 49 (19.76%) Java EE
4 49 (19.76%) JAX-RS
4 49 (19.76%) JMS
5 47 (18.95%) HTML
6 46 (18.55%) JPA
6 46 (18.55%) RESTEasy
7 42 (16.94%) CSS
8 40 (16.13%) .NET
9 27 (10.89%) jQuery
10 23 (9.27%) Web Services
11 22 (8.87%) HornetQ
11 22 (8.87%) XML
12 21 (8.47%) REST
13 17 (6.85%) ASP.NET
14 16 (6.45%) .NET Framework
15 15 (6.05%) Ajax
15 15 (6.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 49 (19.76%) Mathematics
2 17 (6.85%) Smart Meter
3 14 (5.65%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.21%) User Experience
7 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.81%) iPad
8 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.82%) Windows
2 6 (2.42%) Linux
3 4 (1.61%) Unix
4 3 (1.21%) Android
4 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (43.95%) Scrum
3 82 (33.06%) Test Automation
4 74 (29.84%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (27.02%) Unit Testing
6 65 (26.21%) Software Engineering
7 58 (23.39%) SOA
7 58 (23.39%) TDD
8 53 (21.37%) Automation Testing
9 49 (19.76%) Dependency Injection
10 46 (18.55%) Functional Testing
11 42 (16.94%) BDD
11 42 (16.94%) Workflow
12 40 (16.13%) Automated Testing
12 40 (16.13%) Software Testing
13 34 (13.71%) DSDM
14 32 (12.90%) E-Commerce
14 32 (12.90%) Software Delivery
15 29 (11.69%) Mentoring
16 26 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (41.53%) SQL
2 99 (39.92%) Java
3 53 (21.37%) Ruby
4 41 (16.53%) C#
5 28 (11.29%) JavaScript
6 24 (9.68%) Scala
7 15 (6.05%) Python
8 9 (3.63%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.42%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.21%) Perl
12 3 (1.21%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.21%) VB
13 2 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 59 (23.79%) Degree
2 22 (8.87%) ISEB
3 20 (8.06%) ISTQB
4 11 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (31.85%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (7.66%) Docker
2 3 (1.21%) KVM
2 3 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (8.47%) Puppet
2 3 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (9.68%) Oracle
2 12 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.02%) Capita
3 5 (2.02%) Dynatrace
3 5 (2.02%) New Relic
4 4 (1.61%) HP
4 4 (1.61%) webMethods
5 3 (1.21%) VMware
6 2 (0.81%) MKS
7 1 (0.40%) Google
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + great benefits and package
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Small Heath, Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago