Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 49 76
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27 +11
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 29 67 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.55% 4.85% 2.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.01% 22.48% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 72 39
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,950 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £49,600 £85,000 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.29% - -

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

All Development Application Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 161 298 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 19.71% 21.58% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 131 277 268
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £49,750 £47,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% +2.94%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Cardiff

Selenium
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Cardiff

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (82.76%) Test Automation
2 16 (55.17%) QA
3 12 (41.38%) Scrum
4 10 (34.48%) JMeter
5 8 (27.59%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
5 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
6 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
6 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
6 7 (24.14%) Java
7 6 (20.69%) C#
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
7 6 (20.69%) Subversion
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) BDD
7 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
8 5 (17.24%) SDLC
8 5 (17.24%) Defect Management
8 5 (17.24%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Task Automation
8 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
8 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
8 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
8 5 (17.24%) TOWER Software

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (3.45%) BrowserStack
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) Redis
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JMeter
2 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
3 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.69%) Subversion
4 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
4 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
5 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
6 3 (10.34%) Bugzilla
6 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
6 3 (10.34%) NetBeans
6 3 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (6.90%) JIRA
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.90%) Xdebug
8 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.45%) Protractor
8 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Tester
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Tester
5 5 (17.24%) QA Tester
5 5 (17.24%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (13.79%) QA Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Software QA Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
1 5 (17.24%) SOAP
2 4 (13.79%) CSS
2 4 (13.79%) Sass
3 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
3 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
3 3 (10.34%) J2EE
3 3 (10.34%) JSON
3 3 (10.34%) REST
3 3 (10.34%) Spring
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 2 (6.90%) Laravel
4 2 (6.90%) LESS
4 2 (6.90%) NHibernate
4 2 (6.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Fintech
1 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) DC/OS
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (82.76%) Test Automation
2 12 (41.38%) Scrum
3 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
3 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
4 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
5 6 (20.69%) BDD
6 5 (17.24%) Defect Management
6 5 (17.24%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
6 5 (17.24%) SDLC
6 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Task Automation
6 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (13.79%) MVC
7 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) PHP 5
5 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) TOWER Software
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.45%) Sencha