Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 50 57
Rank change year-on-year -31 +7 +39
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 39 70 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.93% 5.20% 3.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.90% 16.75% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 69 30
Somerset median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% +1.91% +7.53%
10th Percentile £31,800 £29,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -1.32%

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 394 418 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.56% 31.05% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 334 351 258
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,825
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -13 26 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Taunton +14 3 £37,000 +23.33%
Clevedon - 1 - -
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 33 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Scrum
3 18 (46.15%) BDD
4 17 (43.59%) Cucumber
5 14 (35.90%) C#
6 10 (25.64%) Web Services
6 10 (25.64%) Test Strategy
6 10 (25.64%) Non-Functional Testing
6 10 (25.64%) QA
7 9 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
8 8 (20.51%) .NET
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
8 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
9 7 (17.95%) Analytics
9 7 (17.95%) SpecFlow
9 7 (17.95%) Manual Testing
9 7 (17.95%) HTML
9 7 (17.95%) Java
9 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.95%) HTTP
9 7 (17.95%) Python
9 7 (17.95%) MVC
9 7 (17.95%) Digital Analytics
10 6 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) PaaS
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Cucumber
2 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
3 7 (17.95%) SpecFlow
4 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
5 4 (10.26%) GitLab
5 4 (10.26%) HP UFT
5 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (7.69%) JUnit
6 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.13%) JBehave
7 2 (5.13%) JIRA
7 2 (5.13%) JMeter
7 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
7 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (2.56%) LoadUI
8 1 (2.56%) NUnit
8 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Analyst
1 16 (41.03%) Test Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Test Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Test Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Trainee Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 8 (20.51%) .NET
3 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (15.38%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Core
6 4 (10.26%) Gherkin
6 4 (10.26%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) REST
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.69%) CSS3
7 3 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.69%) jQuery
8 2 (5.13%) Velocity
8 2 (5.13%) WPF
9 1 (2.56%) JSON
9 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.56%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Unix
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) BDD
3 18 (46.15%) Scrum
4 10 (25.64%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Test Strategy
5 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Analytics
6 7 (17.95%) Digital Analytics
6 7 (17.95%) Manual Testing
6 7 (17.95%) MVC
7 6 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.26%) Performance Testing
9 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) C#
2 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) Python
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISEB
1 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.69%) Xamarin
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) hybris
3 1 (2.56%) SAP