Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 62 90
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28 +27
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 36 75 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.65% 3.83% 2.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.43% 19.04% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 79 50
South Wales median annual salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.29% - -4.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £28,700
90th Percentile £49,850 £85,000 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -6.04%

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 South Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 268 394 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 19.72% 20.13% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 216 347 346
South Wales median annual salary £39,250 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.56% +1.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £24,125 £25,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,125
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in South Wales

Selenium
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Selenium in South Wales

Selenium
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in South Wales

Selenium
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 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
Cardiff -5 28 £40,000 +14.29% 7
Newport -6 4 £38,000 -52.50% 3
Torfaen - 3 £29,500 - 1
Selenium
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
4 12 (33.33%) JMeter
4 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (30.56%) TDD
5 11 (30.56%) QA
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 9 (25.00%) SDLC
8 8 (22.22%) Defect Management
8 8 (22.22%) SOAP
8 8 (22.22%) SQL
8 8 (22.22%) Finance
8 8 (22.22%) Regression Testing
9 7 (19.44%) MVC
9 7 (19.44%) Java
9 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
9 7 (19.44%) BDD
9 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
9 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
9 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
9 7 (19.44%) JIRA
9 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
9 7 (19.44%) Software Delivery
10 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 6 (16.67%) SOLID
10 6 (16.67%) REST
10 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
4 4 (11.11%) MySQL
5 2 (5.56%) Big Data
5 2 (5.56%) Redis
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) JMeter
2 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
3 7 (19.44%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
4 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (16.67%) Subversion
5 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (11.11%) Bugzilla
6 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 4 (11.11%) NetBeans
6 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 4 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 4 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 4 (11.11%) Xdebug
7 3 (8.33%) Zephyr
8 2 (5.56%) Appium
8 2 (5.56%) MSTest
9 1 (2.78%) MbUnit
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Advertising
2 3 (8.33%) Games
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Test Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Tester
5 5 (13.89%) QA Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) QA Tester
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Software QA Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Software QA Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) SOAP
2 7 (19.44%) CSS
3 6 (16.67%) REST
3 6 (16.67%) Sass
4 5 (13.89%) .NET
4 5 (13.89%) HTML
4 5 (13.89%) jQuery
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 4 (11.11%) J2EE
5 4 (11.11%) JSON
5 4 (11.11%) Laravel
5 4 (11.11%) Spring
5 4 (11.11%) WCF
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (11.11%) Fintech
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
4 11 (30.56%) TDD
5 9 (25.00%) SDLC
6 8 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 8 (22.22%) Regression Testing
7 7 (19.44%) BDD
7 7 (19.44%) MVC
7 7 (19.44%) Software Delivery
7 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
8 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Kanban
8 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 6 (16.67%) SOLID
8 6 (16.67%) Test Management
9 5 (13.89%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (11.11%) PHP 5
5 4 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) Ruby
6 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Varnish
2 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) TOWER Software
3 2 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Perforce
4 1 (2.78%) Sencha
4 1 (2.78%) Sitecore