The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 53 55
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.90% 2.52% 3.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.11% 14.94% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 23
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £34,800 £42,500
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 Dorset with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 89 87 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 18.82% 16.89% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 82 79 121
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Selenium
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Dorset

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Dorset over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Dorset

Selenium
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole 0 5 £38,750 +19.23%
Bournemouth +1 3 £32,500 - 3
Wimborne - 1 £37,500 - 2
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
6 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 2 (14.29%) JAXB
7 2 (14.29%) ISEB
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) SQL

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) MSTest
3 2 (14.29%) NUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Ranorex
3 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Pega Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Tester
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) JAXB
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Android Development
7 2 (14.29%) DevOps
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
8 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (7.14%) Coaching
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Image Processing
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Pega
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Dorset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago