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

Selenium
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 54 89
Rank change year-on-year -4 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 42 51 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.05% 4.78% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.50% 29.65% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 10
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +1.19%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 227 172 196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 27.32% 16.12% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 189 119 152
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +4.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Gloucestershire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Salary histogram for Selenium in Gloucestershire

Selenium
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Gloucester +13 19 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Cheltenham +2 7 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Cirencester -8 3 £30,000 -12.40%
Stroud -1 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 58 (65.91%) Java
2 53 (60.23%) Security Cleared
3 52 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (48.86%) DV Cleared
5 40 (45.45%) Linux
6 39 (44.32%) Test Scripting
7 38 (43.18%) Cucumber
7 38 (43.18%) Python
7 38 (43.18%) C#
7 38 (43.18%) ISTQB
8 36 (40.91%) C++
9 32 (36.36%) ISEB
10 31 (35.23%) Non-Functional Testing
11 30 (34.09%) Cybersecurity
12 27 (30.68%) Test Automation
12 27 (30.68%) JIRA
13 26 (29.55%) Test Strategy
13 26 (29.55%) Windows
14 25 (28.41%) SQL
15 24 (27.27%) Ruby
16 22 (25.00%) LoadRunner
17 20 (22.73%) JMeter
18 19 (21.59%) Scrum
18 19 (21.59%) SOAP
18 19 (21.59%) SDLC
19 18 (20.45%) Functional Testing
20 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
20 17 (19.32%) HP
21 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
21 16 (18.18%) Perl

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 6 (6.82%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.55%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.14%) FileNet
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Firewall
1 4 (4.55%) HTTP
1 4 (4.55%) SSL
1 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.27%) FTP
2 2 (2.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.82%) Apache Accumulo
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 4 (4.55%) Big Data
4 4 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.14%) DB2
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (43.18%) Cucumber
2 27 (30.68%) JIRA
3 22 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 20 (22.73%) JMeter
5 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
6 13 (14.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (14.77%) SoapUI
7 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
8 11 (12.50%) SpecFlow
8 11 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (12.50%) WebDriver
9 10 (11.36%) JUnit
9 10 (11.36%) TestNG
10 9 (10.23%) Maven
11 6 (6.82%) Bitbucket
11 6 (6.82%) Selenium IDE
11 6 (6.82%) WATIR
12 5 (5.68%) Ant
12 5 (5.68%) QUnit
13 4 (4.55%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Back Office
2 5 (5.68%) Military
2 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.41%) Electronics
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (40.91%) Test Engineer
2 24 (27.27%) Analyst
2 24 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Test Automation Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Software Test Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Tester
5 11 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 10 (11.36%) Integration Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Software Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Software Integration Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Software Test Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Automation Test Lead
8 6 (6.82%) Manual Tester
8 6 (6.82%) Test Specialist
9 5 (5.68%) Software Tester
9 5 (5.68%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.59%) SOAP
2 14 (15.91%) XML
3 10 (11.36%) HTML
4 9 (10.23%) REST
4 9 (10.23%) Spring MVC
5 8 (9.09%) Web Services
6 7 (7.95%) RESTful
7 5 (5.68%) Dojo
7 5 (5.68%) Gherkin
7 5 (5.68%) JSON
7 5 (5.68%) Spring
7 5 (5.68%) XML Messaging
8 4 (4.55%) .NET
8 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.55%) CSS
8 4 (4.55%) Django
8 4 (4.55%) Java EE
8 4 (4.55%) LAMP
8 4 (4.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.45%) Linux
2 26 (29.55%) Windows
3 4 (4.55%) Android
3 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.55%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.41%) CentOS
4 3 (3.41%) Unix
5 2 (2.27%) VMS
6 1 (1.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (44.32%) Test Scripting
3 31 (35.23%) Non-Functional Testing
4 30 (34.09%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (30.68%) Test Automation
6 26 (29.55%) Test Strategy
7 19 (21.59%) Scrum
7 19 (21.59%) SDLC
8 18 (20.45%) Functional Testing
9 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (18.18%) Automated Testing
10 16 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (17.05%) TDD
12 14 (15.91%) User Stories
13 13 (14.77%) Automation Testing
14 11 (12.50%) Configuration Management
15 10 (11.36%) OpenUP
15 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
15 10 (11.36%) Validation
16 9 (10.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.91%) Java
2 38 (43.18%) C#
2 38 (43.18%) Python
3 36 (40.91%) C++
4 25 (28.41%) SQL
5 24 (27.27%) Ruby
6 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 16 (18.18%) Perl
7 14 (15.91%) C
8 10 (11.36%) Bash Shell
9 9 (10.23%) PHP
10 5 (5.68%) Groovy
11 4 (4.55%) Objective-C
11 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.27%) XPath
13 1 (1.14%) VB
13 1 (1.14%) VB6
13 1 (1.14%) VBA
13 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (60.23%) Security Cleared
2 43 (48.86%) DV Cleared
3 38 (43.18%) ISTQB
4 32 (36.36%) ISEB
5 7 (7.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (4.55%) CCNA
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.55%) CISSP
6 4 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (4.55%) GIAC
6 4 (4.55%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (4.55%) MCSE
6 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (4.55%) SANS
6 4 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (4.55%) SSCP
7 3 (3.41%) Degree
8 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Hyper-V
1 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) Docker
3 4 (4.55%) vSphere
4 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (11.36%) Puppet
3 4 (4.55%) Salt
4 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) HP
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.36%) VMware
4 6 (6.82%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle
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