Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 56 62
Rank change year-on-year -24 +6 +34
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 31 60 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.50% 4.80% 3.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.47% 14.49% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 62 27
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +14.29% +18.46%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,375 £30,750
90th Percentile £54,375 £47,500 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% -1.30% -

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 366 414 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.54% 33.15% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 324 339 279
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £59,925 £55,000 £49,000
South West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +1.33%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 -7 18 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Taunton +12 3 £41,500 +38.33% 1
Glastonbury - 2 £48,625 -
Clevedon - 1 - -
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 28 (90.32%) Test Automation
2 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) Cucumber
3 18 (58.06%) BDD
4 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) C#
5 11 (35.48%) Web Services
6 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
7 8 (25.81%) Java
7 8 (25.81%) WebDriver
8 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
8 7 (22.58%) QA
8 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
8 7 (22.58%) DevOps
9 6 (19.35%) Digital Analytics
9 6 (19.35%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
9 6 (19.35%) Python
9 6 (19.35%) HTTP
9 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
9 6 (19.35%) SpecFlow
9 6 (19.35%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (19.35%) Analytics
10 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
10 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
10 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 5 (16.13%) JMeter
10 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
10 5 (16.13%) TDD
10 5 (16.13%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) BrowserStack
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Cucumber
2 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.81%) WebDriver
4 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
5 6 (19.35%) SpecFlow
6 5 (16.13%) JMeter
7 4 (12.90%) GitLab
7 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
8 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
9 2 (6.45%) JIRA
9 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
9 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
10 1 (3.23%) JUnit
10 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Test Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Tester
3 4 (12.90%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Automation Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Web Services
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) Gherkin
3 4 (12.90%) REST
4 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.68%) Velocity
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Core
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
6 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Fintech
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Test Automation
2 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) BDD
4 12 (38.71%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) DevOps
5 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Analytics
6 6 (19.35%) Digital Analytics
6 6 (19.35%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
8 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) Python
4 3 (9.68%) Ruby
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.23%) hybris
3 1 (3.23%) SAP