Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 86 58
Rank change year-on-year +13 -28 +11
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 26 30 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.59% 2.42% 4.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.45% 8.17% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 61
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +13.64% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,975 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,744 £54,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.41% +17.33% -2.60%

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 Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 227 367 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.59% 29.60% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 191 324 340
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,531
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +11.03% +8.08%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,925 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +5.26%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Somerset

Selenium
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Somerset

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Somerset

Selenium
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +20 14 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Taunton -5 4 £47,029 +13.32% 6
Street - 4 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £25,000 -
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 25 (96.15%) Test Automation
2 15 (57.69%) C#
3 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (50.00%) Java
5 11 (42.31%) Ruby
6 9 (34.62%) QA
6 9 (34.62%) Performance Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Python
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (30.77%) SoapUI
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
7 8 (30.77%) .NET
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
10 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
10 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
10 5 (19.23%) API Testing
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
10 5 (19.23%) CSS
10 5 (19.23%) SOAP
10 5 (19.23%) MVC
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) Ajax
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (15.38%) jQuery
11 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (3.85%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Big Data
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) SoapUI
2 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
3 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (15.38%) AccuRev
4 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 4 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 3 (11.54%) JMeter
5 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (3.85%) Codeception
6 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.85%) JIRA
6 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Test Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Tester
3 7 (26.92%) Automation Tester
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
2 5 (19.23%) SOAP
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 4 (15.38%) Ajax
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) Middleware
3 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (15.38%) REST
3 4 (15.38%) RESTful
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Mindset
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Test Automation
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Performance Testing
4 5 (19.23%) API Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) DNA
5 4 (15.38%) SDLC
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Data Science
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Scalability Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Stress Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) Ruby
4 9 (34.62%) Python
5 8 (30.77%) PHP
6 7 (26.92%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) FNZ
2 4 (15.38%) Tableau
3 3 (11.54%) Xamarin