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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 144 190 159
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -31
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 79 28 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.36% 0.52% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.24% 3.65% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 74 27 45
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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
855 767 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.70% 14.22% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 747 668 590
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 August 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 August 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 +16 38 £32,500 -35.00% 3
Coventry -3 11 £54,000 - 1
Staffordshire +15 10 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Shropshire - 6 £37,500 -
Warwickshire -20 5 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Solihull +12 2 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Worcestershire -6 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £30,000 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 71 (55.04%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.64%) QA
3 51 (39.53%) Java
4 43 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 36 (27.91%) HTML
6 34 (26.36%) JIRA
7 33 (25.58%) ISEB
8 31 (24.03%) Finance
9 30 (23.26%) Git (software)
10 29 (22.48%) PHP
10 29 (22.48%) CSS
11 26 (20.16%) Automated Testing
12 25 (19.38%) SQL
12 25 (19.38%) SOA
13 24 (18.60%) ISTQB
13 24 (18.60%) Test Scripting
14 23 (17.83%) CSS3
14 23 (17.83%) .NET
14 23 (17.83%) C#
15 22 (17.05%) Windows
15 22 (17.05%) Python
15 22 (17.05%) Ruby
15 22 (17.05%) Software Engineering
15 22 (17.05%) MVC
15 22 (17.05%) HTML5
16 21 (16.28%) WebSphere
16 21 (16.28%) WebLogic
17 20 (15.50%) JUnit
17 20 (15.50%) JBoss
17 20 (15.50%) Web Development

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 21 (16.28%) WebLogic
1 21 (16.28%) WebSphere
2 20 (15.50%) JBoss
3 13 (10.08%) IIS
4 3 (2.33%) Confluence
4 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.55%) Node.js
5 2 (1.55%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.43%) MySQL
2 5 (3.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.10%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (26.36%) JIRA
2 30 (23.26%) Git (software)
3 20 (15.50%) JUnit
4 18 (13.95%) Ant
5 17 (13.18%) NUnit
6 15 (11.63%) HP UFT
7 13 (10.08%) InstallShield
7 13 (10.08%) WebDriver
8 10 (7.75%) Cucumber
8 10 (7.75%) Jenkins
8 10 (7.75%) TestDirector
9 7 (5.43%) LoadRunner
10 6 (4.65%) AccuRev
10 6 (4.65%) FitNesse
10 6 (4.65%) TestComplete
10 6 (4.65%) Bugzilla
11 4 (3.10%) SoapUI
11 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.33%) PHPUnit
12 3 (2.33%) Robot Framework
General
1 31 (24.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (27.91%) Analyst
2 32 (24.81%) Test Analyst
3 25 (19.38%) Developer
4 24 (18.60%) Tester
5 20 (15.50%) Software Engineer
6 19 (14.73%) Java Developer
6 19 (14.73%) Java Software Engineer
7 18 (13.95%) Test Manager
8 14 (10.85%) Test Leader
9 12 (9.30%) Consultant
9 12 (9.30%) Test Consultant
10 11 (8.53%) QA Analyst
11 10 (7.75%) Development Manager
11 10 (7.75%) Software Tester
12 9 (6.98%) Test Engineer
12 9 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
12 9 (6.98%) Automation Analyst
13 7 (5.43%) QA Tester
13 7 (5.43%) QA Test Analyst
14 6 (4.65%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.91%) HTML
2 29 (22.48%) CSS
3 23 (17.83%) .NET
3 23 (17.83%) CSS3
4 22 (17.05%) HTML5
5 19 (14.73%) XML
6 18 (13.95%) JSON
6 18 (13.95%) jQuery
6 18 (13.95%) PhoneGap
6 18 (13.95%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.65%) SOAP
8 5 (3.88%) LAMP
9 3 (2.33%) Velocity
9 3 (2.33%) Web Services
9 3 (2.33%) J2EE
9 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.33%) RESTful
10 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.55%) Yii
10 2 (1.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.10%) Linked Data
3 3 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.33%) User Experience
3 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) Windows
2 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.65%) Linux
4 3 (2.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.55%) UNIX
6 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.04%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.16%) Automated Testing
3 25 (19.38%) SOA
4 24 (18.60%) Test Scripting
5 22 (17.05%) Software Engineering
5 22 (17.05%) MVC
6 20 (15.50%) Web Development
6 20 (15.50%) Open Source
7 19 (14.73%) OOP
8 18 (13.95%) Software Testing
8 18 (13.95%) Mobile Development
9 15 (11.63%) Test Automation
10 14 (10.85%) Manual Testing
10 14 (10.85%) Test Strategy
10 14 (10.85%) Unit Testing
11 13 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (10.08%) Scrum
12 12 (9.30%) Data Protection
13 10 (7.75%) Automation Testing
13 10 (7.75%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.53%) Java
2 43 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 29 (22.48%) PHP
4 25 (19.38%) SQL
5 23 (17.83%) C#
6 22 (17.05%) Python
6 22 (17.05%) Ruby
7 14 (10.85%) PL/SQL
8 13 (10.08%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.88%) C
10 2 (1.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (25.58%) ISEB
2 24 (18.60%) ISTQB
3 14 (10.85%) Degree
4 13 (10.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (42.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.40%) Oracle
3 5 (3.88%) HP
4 2 (1.55%) Zend
5 1 (0.78%) IBM
5 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.78%) Reuters
5 1 (0.78%) BT
5 1 (0.78%) Telerik
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
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