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

Selenium
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 38 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 13 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.96% 3.08% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.55% 14.93% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
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 Luton with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 44 67 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 16.79% 20.62% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 19
Median salary £48,750 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.21% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Selenium
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Luton

Selenium
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

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

1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) QA
3 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
4 8 (34.78%) SDLC
4 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
4 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
4 8 (34.78%) ISEB
5 7 (30.43%) JMeter
5 7 (30.43%) C#
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) JIRA
5 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
5 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (30.43%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
5 7 (30.43%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Test Management
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
6 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
6 6 (26.09%) Retail
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (26.09%) Bugzilla
6 6 (26.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (26.09%) Defect Management
6 6 (26.09%) CA Agile Central
6 6 (26.09%) Testopia
6 6 (26.09%) DevOps

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) JIRA
1 7 (30.43%) JMeter
2 6 (26.09%) Bugzilla
2 6 (26.09%) Testopia
3 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 5 (21.74%) WebStorm
4 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
5 3 (13.04%) Robot Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Test Leader
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Automation Test Lead
4 5 (21.74%) Angular Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Automation Tester
4 5 (21.74%) Tester
5 4 (17.39%) UI Developer
6 3 (13.04%) QA Leader
6 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
7 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Developer in Test
7 2 (8.70%) QA Manager
7 2 (8.70%) QA Test Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Test Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) CSS3
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) HTML5
1 5 (21.74%) Node.js
1 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (21.74%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (26.09%) Virtual Team
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
3 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
4 7 (30.43%) BDD
4 7 (30.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
4 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) Contract Management
5 6 (26.09%) Defect Management
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
5 6 (26.09%) Scorecard
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (26.09%) Test Management
5 6 (26.09%) Test Planning
5 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) Ruby
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISEB
1 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (30.43%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft