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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 120 151 134
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 115 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.04% 1.19% 1.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.52% 8.46% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 88 51 40
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
792 709 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.08% 14.07% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 691 643 372
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +39 50 £40,000 +17.64% 8
Warwickshire -7 26 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Solihull +18 12 £47,500 +46.15%
Shropshire +16 8 £34,000 -
Staffordshire -5 6 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Coventry +3 5 £44,000 +6.02%
Wolverhampton +7 3 £30,000 -23.07%
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £28,500 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 139 (67.15%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (57.49%) Java
3 77 (37.20%) QA
4 74 (35.75%) Scrum
5 72 (34.78%) Cucumber
6 70 (33.82%) Jenkins
7 62 (29.95%) SQL
8 60 (28.99%) TDD
9 56 (27.05%) Software Engineering
10 55 (26.57%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (24.64%) Test Automation
12 48 (23.19%) Unit Testing
13 47 (22.71%) Automation Testing
14 46 (22.22%) Degree
14 46 (22.22%) .NET
14 46 (22.22%) Workflow
15 45 (21.74%) C#
15 45 (21.74%) Ruby
15 45 (21.74%) Hudson
16 43 (20.77%) MySQL
16 43 (20.77%) RSpec
17 42 (20.29%) Software Testing
17 42 (20.29%) WATIR
18 40 (19.32%) WebDriver
19 38 (18.36%) Automated Testing
19 38 (18.36%) Finance
20 37 (17.87%) JBoss
21 36 (17.39%) SOA
21 36 (17.39%) BDD
22 35 (16.91%) Test Scripting

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 37 (17.87%) JBoss
2 32 (15.46%) GlassFish
3 14 (6.76%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.31%) Apache
5 8 (3.86%) IIS
6 7 (3.38%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.42%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.93%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.45%) nginx
10 2 (0.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.42%) HTTP
2 3 (1.45%) Firewall
3 2 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.77%) MySQL
2 34 (16.43%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 72 (34.78%) Cucumber
2 70 (33.82%) Jenkins
3 45 (21.74%) Hudson
4 43 (20.77%) RSpec
5 42 (20.29%) WATIR
6 40 (19.32%) WebDriver
7 33 (15.94%) SpecFlow
8 28 (13.53%) JIRA
9 24 (11.59%) Git (software)
10 21 (10.14%) JUnit
11 19 (9.18%) Selenium IDE
12 18 (8.70%) SoapUI
13 12 (5.80%) NUnit
14 11 (5.31%) Ant
14 11 (5.31%) Appium
15 10 (4.83%) JBehave
15 10 (4.83%) TestNG
16 9 (4.35%) Eclipse
16 9 (4.35%) IntelliJ
16 9 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (18.36%) Finance
2 32 (15.46%) Billing
3 18 (8.70%) Retail
4 8 (3.86%) Games
5 2 (0.97%) Marketing
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (27.54%) Analyst
1 57 (27.54%) Test Analyst
2 44 (21.26%) Developer
3 36 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 34 (16.43%) Tester
5 29 (14.01%) Java Engineer
6 28 (13.53%) Java Developer
7 27 (13.04%) Software Analyst
7 27 (13.04%) Software Test Analyst
8 26 (12.56%) Agile Developer
9 25 (12.08%) Senior Agile Developer
9 25 (12.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 24 (11.59%) Agile Java Developer
10 24 (11.59%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 22 (10.63%) Automation Analyst
11 22 (10.63%) Automation Test Analyst
11 22 (10.63%) Senior Java Engineer
11 22 (10.63%) Test Engineer
12 21 (10.14%) QA Analyst
12 21 (10.14%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.22%) .NET
2 35 (16.91%) Hibernate
2 35 (16.91%) Spring
3 32 (15.46%) Java EE
3 32 (15.46%) JAX-RS
3 32 (15.46%) JMS
3 32 (15.46%) JPA
3 32 (15.46%) RESTEasy
3 32 (15.46%) RESTful
4 31 (14.98%) HTML
5 24 (11.59%) Web Services
6 23 (11.11%) CSS
7 21 (10.14%) SOAP
8 20 (9.66%) REST
9 18 (8.70%) XML
10 17 (8.21%) Gherkin
11 16 (7.73%) .NET Framework
12 11 (5.31%) J2EE
13 10 (4.83%) ASP.NET
13 10 (4.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.46%) Mathematics
2 8 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.93%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.70%) Windows
2 12 (5.80%) Linux
2 12 (5.80%) Unix
3 9 (4.35%) SUSE
4 3 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.48%) Android
5 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (67.15%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (35.75%) Scrum
3 60 (28.99%) TDD
4 56 (27.05%) Software Engineering
5 55 (26.57%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (24.64%) Test Automation
7 48 (23.19%) Unit Testing
8 47 (22.71%) Automation Testing
9 46 (22.22%) Workflow
10 42 (20.29%) Software Testing
11 38 (18.36%) Automated Testing
12 36 (17.39%) BDD
12 36 (17.39%) SOA
13 35 (16.91%) Test Scripting
14 32 (15.46%) Dependency Injection
14 32 (15.46%) DSDM
15 30 (14.49%) Open Source
16 28 (13.53%) E-Commerce
17 25 (12.08%) Software Delivery
17 25 (12.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (57.49%) Java
2 62 (29.95%) SQL
3 45 (21.74%) C#
3 45 (21.74%) Ruby
4 27 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 13 (6.28%) Scala
6 12 (5.80%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.83%) PHP
7 10 (4.83%) Python
8 9 (4.35%) Perl
8 9 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.38%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.90%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.45%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.45%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (22.22%) Degree
2 28 (13.53%) ISTQB
3 17 (8.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (6.28%) ISEB
5 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (37.20%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.45%) Docker
2 3 (1.45%) KVM
2 3 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.45%) HP Fortify
1 3 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.35%) Oracle
2 9 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 7 (3.38%) Capita
4 5 (2.42%) Dynatrace
4 5 (2.42%) New Relic
5 3 (1.45%) VMware
5 3 (1.45%) webMethods
6 2 (0.97%) HP
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
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