The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 99 99
Rank change year-on-year +42 0  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 78 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.98% 1.87% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.37% 13.06% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 31
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 365 337 353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 18.61% 14.29% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 306 283 300
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Selenium as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Birmingham

Selenium
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Selenium in Birmingham

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 139 (96.53%) Test Automation
2 86 (59.72%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (50.69%) QA
3 73 (50.69%) Java
4 55 (38.19%) Test Scripting
5 47 (32.64%) BDD
6 44 (30.56%) JMeter
7 40 (27.78%) Software Testing
8 39 (27.08%) Finance
8 39 (27.08%) Cucumber
9 38 (26.39%) Unit Testing
10 35 (24.31%) Scrum
11 33 (22.92%) E-Commerce
11 33 (22.92%) C#
11 33 (22.92%) WebDriver
12 28 (19.44%) SpecFlow
13 27 (18.75%) JIRA
14 26 (18.06%) SQL
15 25 (17.36%) Test Strategy
16 24 (16.67%) Gherkin
16 24 (16.67%) ISTQB
17 22 (15.28%) Visual Studio
17 22 (15.28%) Jenkins
18 21 (14.58%) SOAP
18 21 (14.58%) TDD
19 20 (13.89%) XML
20 19 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (12.50%) SDLC
21 18 (12.50%) Integration Testing
21 18 (12.50%) Test Management

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (4.86%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.17%) Apache
2 6 (4.17%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.69%) CMS
3 1 (0.69%) Drupal
3 1 (0.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.94%) MarkLogic
3 9 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.56%) Triplestore
5 7 (4.86%) Big Data
6 6 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.69%) DB2
8 1 (0.69%) MySQL
8 1 (0.69%) Redis
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (30.56%) JMeter
2 39 (27.08%) Cucumber
3 33 (22.92%) WebDriver
4 28 (19.44%) SpecFlow
5 27 (18.75%) JIRA
6 22 (15.28%) Jenkins
6 22 (15.28%) Visual Studio
7 18 (12.50%) JUnit
8 17 (11.81%) HP UFT
9 15 (10.42%) NUnit
10 13 (9.03%) WATIR
11 11 (7.64%) eggPlant
11 11 (7.64%) Jasmine
11 11 (7.64%) JBehave
11 11 (7.64%) Karma Test Runner
11 11 (7.64%) Protractor
11 11 (7.64%) Ranorex
11 11 (7.64%) SoapUI
12 8 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (5.56%) TestNG
General
1 39 (27.08%) Finance
2 8 (5.56%) Banking
2 8 (5.56%) Retail
3 5 (3.47%) Games
4 1 (0.69%) Advertising
4 1 (0.69%) Automotive
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (33.33%) Tester
2 42 (29.17%) Analyst
2 42 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 25 (17.36%) Test Engineer
4 22 (15.28%) Software Tester
5 20 (13.89%) QA Tester
6 19 (13.19%) Developer
7 18 (12.50%) Software Analyst
7 18 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
8 17 (11.81%) Automation Tester
8 17 (11.81%) QA Engineer
9 15 (10.42%) Developer in Test
10 14 (9.72%) C# Developer
10 14 (9.72%) Senior Test Engineer
11 13 (9.03%) Senior Developer
11 13 (9.03%) Test Leader
11 13 (9.03%) Test Manager
12 12 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
13 11 (7.64%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (7.64%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 21 (14.58%) SOAP
3 20 (13.89%) XML
4 18 (12.50%) .NET
5 16 (11.11%) HTML
6 15 (10.42%) .NET Framework
7 10 (6.94%) AngularJS
7 10 (6.94%) Apache Flex
7 10 (6.94%) JSON
7 10 (6.94%) REST
8 8 (5.56%) RESTful
9 5 (3.47%) HTML5
9 5 (3.47%) Web Services
10 4 (2.78%) J2EE
11 2 (1.39%) CSS
11 2 (1.39%) GWT
11 2 (1.39%) jQuery
11 2 (1.39%) Middleware
12 1 (0.69%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.42%) Fintech
3 4 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.39%) iPad
4 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.86%) Linux
2 6 (4.17%) Windows
3 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.08%) Unix
5 2 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (96.53%) Test Automation
2 86 (59.72%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (38.19%) Test Scripting
4 47 (32.64%) BDD
5 40 (27.78%) Software Testing
6 38 (26.39%) Unit Testing
7 35 (24.31%) Scrum
8 33 (22.92%) E-Commerce
9 25 (17.36%) Test Strategy
10 21 (14.58%) TDD
11 18 (12.50%) Integration Testing
11 18 (12.50%) SDLC
11 18 (12.50%) Test Management
12 17 (11.81%) Non-Functional Testing
13 16 (11.11%) Manual Testing
13 16 (11.11%) Migration
14 15 (10.42%) Exploratory Testing
14 15 (10.42%) System Testing
15 14 (9.72%) Open Source
16 13 (9.03%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (50.69%) Java
2 33 (22.92%) C#
3 26 (18.06%) SQL
4 17 (11.81%) Scala
5 16 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.11%) VBScript
6 10 (6.94%) VB
6 10 (6.94%) XQuery
7 7 (4.86%) Python
8 6 (4.17%) C++
9 4 (2.78%) Ruby
10 3 (2.08%) Perl
10 3 (2.08%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.39%) PHP
12 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 14 (9.72%) ISEB
3 9 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (50.69%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (2.78%) Oracle
3 2 (1.39%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.39%) Cognizant
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.69%) IBM
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