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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 153 181 149
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -32
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 70 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.20% 0.57% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.09% 4.32% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 67 31 55
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
865 718 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.87% 13.29% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 765 618 624
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Birmingham +2 32 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Coventry - 11 £54,000 - 1
Staffordshire +13 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Warwickshire -13 6 £36,750 +5.00%
Solihull - 3 £32,500 - 2
Worcestershire -5 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Shropshire - 2 - - 3
Wolverhampton +6 1 £30,000 +15.38%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £30,000 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 72 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (41.67%) QA
3 47 (39.17%) Java
3 47 (39.17%) JavaScript
4 37 (30.83%) HTML
5 35 (29.17%) JIRA
6 32 (26.67%) PHP
6 32 (26.67%) ISEB
7 31 (25.83%) CSS
8 30 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 28 (23.33%) Git (software)
9 28 (23.33%) SOA
10 27 (22.50%) Finance
11 26 (21.67%) Software Engineering
11 26 (21.67%) CSS3
12 25 (20.83%) ISTQB
13 24 (20.00%) Ruby
13 24 (20.00%) MVC
13 24 (20.00%) Python
13 24 (20.00%) SQL
13 24 (20.00%) HTML5
14 23 (19.17%) JUnit
14 23 (19.17%) XML
14 23 (19.17%) JBoss
14 23 (19.17%) Automated Testing
15 22 (18.33%) Web Development
15 22 (18.33%) Open Source
16 21 (17.50%) OOP
17 20 (16.67%) WebLogic
17 20 (16.67%) Ant

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (19.17%) JBoss
2 20 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 20 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.50%) IIS
4 3 (2.50%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.67%) Confluence
5 2 (1.67%) Node.js
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.83%) MySQL
1 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (29.17%) JIRA
2 28 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 23 (19.17%) JUnit
4 20 (16.67%) Ant
5 13 (10.83%) NUnit
6 12 (10.00%) HP UFT
6 12 (10.00%) WebDriver
7 11 (9.17%) TestDirector
8 9 (7.50%) InstallShield
9 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
10 7 (5.83%) Cucumber
10 7 (5.83%) Bugzilla
11 6 (5.00%) FitNesse
12 5 (4.17%) TestComplete
12 5 (4.17%) JMeter
12 5 (4.17%) AccuRev
13 4 (3.33%) SoapUI
13 4 (3.33%) LoadRunner
13 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
13 4 (3.33%) WATIR
General
1 27 (22.50%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Retail
3 3 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (25.83%) Analyst
2 28 (23.33%) Tester
3 27 (22.50%) Developer
4 26 (21.67%) Test Analyst
5 23 (19.17%) Software Engineer
6 21 (17.50%) Java Developer
6 21 (17.50%) Java Software Engineer
7 16 (13.33%) Test Manager
8 14 (11.67%) Software Tester
9 12 (10.00%) Test Leader
10 10 (8.33%) Consultant
10 10 (8.33%) Test Consultant
11 8 (6.67%) QA Analyst
12 7 (5.83%) QA Tester
13 6 (5.00%) Test Engineer
13 6 (5.00%) Development Manager
13 6 (5.00%) Web Tester
13 6 (5.00%) Automation Tester
14 4 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
14 4 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.83%) HTML
2 31 (25.83%) CSS
3 26 (21.67%) CSS3
4 24 (20.00%) HTML5
5 23 (19.17%) XML
6 20 (16.67%) .NET
6 20 (16.67%) JSON
6 20 (16.67%) jQuery
6 20 (16.67%) PhoneGap
6 20 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.17%) LAMP
7 5 (4.17%) Web Services
8 4 (3.33%) RESTful
9 3 (2.50%) Yii
9 3 (2.50%) JAX-RS
9 3 (2.50%) RESTEasy
9 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.50%) SOAP
9 3 (2.50%) Spring
9 3 (2.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.33%) Linked Data
2 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.50%) User Experience
3 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.00%) Windows
2 9 (7.50%) Linux
2 9 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 28 (23.33%) SOA
4 26 (21.67%) Software Engineering
5 24 (20.00%) MVC
6 23 (19.17%) Automated Testing
7 22 (18.33%) Web Development
7 22 (18.33%) Open Source
8 21 (17.50%) OOP
9 20 (16.67%) Mobile Development
10 16 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 16 (13.33%) Manual Testing
11 15 (12.50%) Scrum
12 14 (11.67%) Software Testing
13 12 (10.00%) Automation Testing
14 10 (8.33%) Test Strategy
14 10 (8.33%) Data Protection
14 10 (8.33%) Unit Testing
15 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (7.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (39.17%) Java
1 47 (39.17%) JavaScript
2 32 (26.67%) PHP
3 24 (20.00%) SQL
3 24 (20.00%) Python
3 24 (20.00%) Ruby
4 19 (15.83%) C#
5 10 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.00%) Groovy
8 5 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (26.67%) ISEB
2 25 (20.83%) ISTQB
3 12 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (7.50%) Degree
5 2 (1.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.17%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) HP
4 3 (2.50%) Google
4 3 (2.50%) Zend
5 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.83%) Telerik
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago