Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 39 72
Rank change year-on-year -29 +33 +17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 25 96 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.51% 7.26% 3.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.92% 19.75% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 102 42
Somerset median annual salary £42,028 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £30,159 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £50,744 £46,500 £47,000
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%

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 252 486 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 25.25% 36.73% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 222 394 255
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +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 June 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 18 June 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
Taunton +6 10 £42,028 +20.08% 5
Bath -36 5 £36,250 -12.12%
Yeovil -9 2 £46,000 -3.16%
Glastonbury - 2 £48,625 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 -
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (64.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) Cucumber
3 14 (56.00%) BDD
4 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (44.00%) Ruby
6 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
7 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (32.00%) SoapUI
8 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
8 8 (32.00%) JMeter
9 7 (28.00%) .NET
9 7 (28.00%) DevOps
9 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (28.00%) SpecFlow
10 6 (24.00%) Big Data
10 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (24.00%) SQL
10 6 (24.00%) TDD
11 5 (20.00%) QA
11 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
11 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 5 (20.00%) Scrum
12 4 (16.00%) MVC
12 4 (16.00%) HTML
12 4 (16.00%) CSS
12 4 (16.00%) CSS3

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 2 (8.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (8.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (24.00%) Big Data
3 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Cucumber
2 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (32.00%) JMeter
3 8 (32.00%) SoapUI
4 7 (28.00%) SpecFlow
5 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (12.00%) GitLab
6 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.00%) Grunt
7 2 (8.00%) gulp
7 2 (8.00%) PhantomJS
7 2 (8.00%) PHPUnit
7 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
8 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Test Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 5 (20.00%) Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) QA Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Automation Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Tester
7 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior QA Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Web Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) CSS3
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Core
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 2 (8.00%) Sass
5 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) CentOS
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (56.00%) BDD
3 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (28.00%) DevOps
5 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
7 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (12.00%) Data Science
9 3 (12.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Kanban
9 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery
9 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
10 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
1 16 (64.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Ruby
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe
1 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft