Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 42 51
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 76 48 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.47% 4.55% 3.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.57% 21.15% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 33 27
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +23.38% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,100 £29,953 £27,650
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £48,300
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +17.11% +8.57%

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 286 227 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 24.36% 21.52% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 242 186 143
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £23,800
90th Percentile £63,625 £65,000 £57,250
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +6.94%

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 25 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 63 (82.89%) Test Automation
2 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (59.21%) Java
4 28 (36.84%) Cucumber
5 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 25 (32.89%) Regression Testing
7 24 (31.58%) QA
8 23 (30.26%) Azure
8 23 (30.26%) WebDriver
8 23 (30.26%) C#
9 21 (27.63%) Software Testing
9 21 (27.63%) Scrum
9 21 (27.63%) ISTQB
10 19 (25.00%) Test Management
10 19 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 19 (25.00%) ISEB
11 18 (23.68%) Maven
11 18 (23.68%) Test Strategy
12 17 (22.37%) Test Scripting
12 17 (22.37%) DevOps
13 16 (21.05%) SQL
14 15 (19.74%) Validation
15 14 (18.42%) Finance
15 14 (18.42%) Banking
16 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
16 13 (17.11%) Degree
16 13 (17.11%) HP Quality Center
16 13 (17.11%) BDD
16 13 (17.11%) Regression Analysis
17 12 (15.79%) Git (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 1 (1.32%) Apache
1 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.26%) Azure
2 4 (5.26%) BrowserStack
2 4 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2017
3 2 (2.63%) Big Data
3 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (36.84%) Cucumber
2 23 (30.26%) WebDriver
3 19 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 18 (23.68%) Maven
5 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 12 (15.79%) Postman
5 12 (15.79%) Protractor
6 9 (11.84%) Jasmine
7 8 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
7 8 (10.53%) IntelliJ
7 8 (10.53%) Mocha
7 8 (10.53%) Subversion
7 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
7 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio Code
8 7 (9.21%) JIRA
8 7 (9.21%) SpecFlow
9 6 (7.89%) SoapUI
10 4 (5.26%) RSpec
10 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (18.42%) Banking
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Analyst
2 34 (44.74%) Test Analyst
3 17 (22.37%) Test Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (19.74%) Senior Test Analyst
4 15 (19.74%) Tester
5 13 (17.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (17.11%) Senior Tester
6 12 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
7 11 (14.47%) Automation Tester
8 9 (11.84%) Senior Automation Tester
9 8 (10.53%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (9.21%) QA Engineer
10 7 (9.21%) Test Manager
11 6 (7.89%) Test Automation Manager
12 5 (6.58%) Automation Engineer
12 5 (6.58%) Senior Test Engineer
13 4 (5.26%) Manual Tester
13 4 (5.26%) Senior Automation Engineer
13 4 (5.26%) Senior Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) .NET
1 8 (10.53%) Web Services
2 4 (5.26%) WebdriverIO
3 3 (3.95%) CSS
3 3 (3.95%) HTML
3 3 (3.95%) Spring
3 3 (3.95%) XML
4 2 (2.63%) Node.js
4 2 (2.63%) REST
4 2 (2.63%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.32%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) User Experience
3 4 (5.26%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Android
1 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (82.89%) Test Automation
2 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (32.89%) Regression Testing
4 21 (27.63%) Scrum
4 21 (27.63%) Software Testing
5 19 (25.00%) Test Management
6 18 (23.68%) Test Strategy
7 17 (22.37%) DevOps
7 17 (22.37%) Test Scripting
8 15 (19.74%) Validation
9 13 (17.11%) BDD
9 13 (17.11%) Regression Analysis
10 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (15.79%) SDLC
11 10 (13.16%) API Testing
11 10 (13.16%) Process Improvement
12 8 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
12 8 (10.53%) Fintech
12 8 (10.53%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) Java
2 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.26%) C#
4 16 (21.05%) SQL
5 10 (13.16%) Python
6 8 (10.53%) TypeScript
7 5 (6.58%) Perl
8 3 (3.95%) VB
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) ISTQB
2 19 (25.00%) ISEB
3 13 (17.11%) Degree
4 6 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.95%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Docker
2 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.95%) Ansible
3 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Guidewire
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) Perforce