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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 171 135 153
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +18
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 55 69 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 1.32% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.12% 11.04% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 53 58 43
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
772 625 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.46% 11.98% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 694 552 565
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 22 £36,250 -6.45%
Staffordshire 0 17 £33,000 +1.53%
Warwickshire -15 10 £43,750 +5.42%
Coventry -23 2 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 51 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) Java
3 37 (42.53%) JavaScript
4 24 (27.59%) HTML
4 24 (27.59%) JIRA
5 23 (26.44%) Oracle
5 23 (26.44%) CSS
5 23 (26.44%) WebDriver
6 21 (24.14%) QA
7 20 (22.99%) JBoss
8 19 (21.84%) MVC
8 19 (21.84%) Test Scripting
9 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
9 18 (20.69%) Software Testing
10 16 (18.39%) Software Engineering
11 15 (17.24%) JMS
11 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
11 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
12 14 (16.09%) Unit Testing
12 14 (16.09%) TDD
12 14 (16.09%) Retail
13 13 (14.94%) Spring
13 13 (14.94%) Automated Testing
13 13 (14.94%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (14.94%) Ajax
13 13 (14.94%) FitNesse
13 13 (14.94%) OO
13 13 (14.94%) Finance
13 13 (14.94%) Test Automation
14 12 (13.79%) SOAP

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 20 (22.99%) JBoss
2 10 (11.49%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (6.90%) MQSeries
3 6 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.60%) CMS
4 4 (4.60%) GlassFish
4 4 (4.60%) WordPress
5 2 (2.30%) Apache
6 1 (1.15%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) HTTP
1 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (11.49%) JasperReports
4 9 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (6.90%) MySQL
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (27.59%) JIRA
2 23 (26.44%) WebDriver
3 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 13 (14.94%) FitNesse
5 12 (13.79%) Subversion
6 11 (12.64%) Eclipse
6 11 (12.64%) Cucumber
7 10 (11.49%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (11.49%) JUnit
7 10 (11.49%) Maven
8 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
9 7 (8.05%) Ant
9 7 (8.05%) LoadRunner
9 7 (8.05%) NeoLoad
10 6 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (5.75%) JMeter
12 4 (4.60%) RSpec
12 4 (4.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 4 (4.60%) Hudson
13 3 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (16.09%) Retail
2 13 (14.94%) Finance
3 11 (12.64%) Games
4 9 (10.34%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Tester
2 19 (21.84%) Analyst
2 19 (21.84%) Test Analyst
3 16 (18.39%) Developer
4 10 (11.49%) Test Manager
4 10 (11.49%) Software Tester
4 10 (11.49%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Software Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Test Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) QA Tester
7 7 (8.05%) Performance Manager
7 7 (8.05%) Performance Test Manager
7 7 (8.05%) Automation Tester
8 5 (5.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.75%) QA Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Java Team Leader
9 4 (4.60%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.60%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.59%) HTML
2 23 (26.44%) CSS
3 15 (17.24%) JMS
4 13 (14.94%) Spring
4 13 (14.94%) Ajax
5 12 (13.79%) SOAP
6 11 (12.64%) jQuery
6 11 (12.64%) CSS3
7 10 (11.49%) JMX
7 10 (11.49%) Spring MVC
7 10 (11.49%) Hibernate
7 10 (11.49%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (10.34%) J2EE
8 9 (10.34%) HTML5
9 8 (9.20%) XML
10 7 (8.05%) REST
10 7 (8.05%) PhoneGap
11 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.90%) Apache Camel
11 6 (6.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.45%) User Experience
1 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.30%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.30%) Open Source
3 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Linux
1 9 (10.34%) Android
1 9 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.84%) MVC
2 19 (21.84%) Test Scripting
3 18 (20.69%) Software Testing
4 16 (18.39%) Software Engineering
5 14 (16.09%) Unit Testing
5 14 (16.09%) TDD
6 13 (14.94%) Automated Testing
6 13 (14.94%) OO
6 13 (14.94%) Test Automation
7 11 (12.64%) E-Commerce
7 11 (12.64%) SOA
7 11 (12.64%) Performance Testing
8 10 (11.49%) Test Strategy
8 10 (11.49%) BDD
8 10 (11.49%) Multithreading
8 10 (11.49%) Regression Testing
9 9 (10.34%) Scrum
9 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (9.20%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) Java
2 37 (42.53%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.49%) PHP
4 9 (10.34%) SQL
5 7 (8.05%) C#
5 7 (8.05%) Groovy
6 3 (3.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.15%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) ISEB
3 5 (5.75%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.60%) Degree
5 3 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) HP
2 7 (8.05%) SOASTA, Inc
3 6 (6.90%) Talend
4 4 (4.60%) Zend
5 3 (3.45%) Appcelerator
5 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.30%) Telerik
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