Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 87 83
Rank change year-on-year +43 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 63 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.68% 2.17% 2.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.34% 10.40% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 57
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,500 £45,500 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%

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 282 327 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.94% 20.89% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 238 272 289
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,175 £25,050 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,908 £52,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.32%

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 19 June 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 19 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
Cardiff +23 50 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Torfaen +9 7 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Newport +9 2 £58,000 +60.00%
Caerphilly - 1 £33,000 -
Selenium
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 55 (87.30%) Test Automation
2 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (47.62%) Cucumber
4 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 27 (42.86%) Java
6 24 (38.10%) QA
7 23 (36.51%) BDD
8 20 (31.75%) WebDriver
9 19 (30.16%) TDD
9 19 (30.16%) REST
10 18 (28.57%) Scrum
11 17 (26.98%) C#
12 16 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (22.22%) Software Testing
14 13 (20.63%) Protractor
15 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
16 11 (17.46%) Python
16 11 (17.46%) JUnit
16 11 (17.46%) Greenfield Project
17 10 (15.87%) Acceptance Criteria
17 10 (15.87%) Issue Tracking
18 9 (14.29%) Gherkin
18 9 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
19 8 (12.70%) Manual Testing
20 7 (11.11%) Ruby
20 7 (11.11%) CSS
20 7 (11.11%) HTML
21 6 (9.52%) .NET
21 6 (9.52%) SOAP
21 6 (9.52%) Jasmine

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 1 (1.59%) Apache
1 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.59%) Confluence
1 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.59%) nginx
1 1 (1.59%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) PaaS
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) LAN
1 4 (6.35%) WAN
2 3 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Cucumber
2 20 (31.75%) WebDriver
3 13 (20.63%) Protractor
4 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
5 11 (17.46%) JUnit
6 6 (9.52%) Jasmine
7 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
7 4 (6.35%) Ranorex
7 4 (6.35%) SpecFlow
7 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
7 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (4.76%) JIRA
8 3 (4.76%) JMeter
8 3 (4.76%) NUnit
8 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.17%) Appium
9 2 (3.17%) MbUnit
9 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.17%) MSTest
9 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Analyst
2 14 (22.22%) Tester
3 12 (19.05%) Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) QA Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Test Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 5 (7.94%) Developer in Test
7 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Test Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.76%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) QA Automation Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) REST
2 9 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 7 (11.11%) CSS
3 7 (11.11%) HTML
4 6 (9.52%) .NET
4 6 (9.52%) SOAP
5 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.35%) CSS3
6 4 (6.35%) HTML5
6 4 (6.35%) jQuery
6 4 (6.35%) Node.js
6 4 (6.35%) Web Services
7 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.76%) Sass
7 3 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.17%) LESS
8 2 (3.17%) React Native
8 2 (3.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.94%) User Experience
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Fintech
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Android
1 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (87.30%) Test Automation
2 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (36.51%) BDD
4 19 (30.16%) TDD
5 18 (28.57%) Scrum
6 16 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (22.22%) Software Testing
8 10 (15.87%) Acceptance Criteria
8 10 (15.87%) Issue Tracking
9 9 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (12.70%) Manual Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Test Strategy
12 5 (7.94%) DevOps
12 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
12 5 (7.94%) Task Automation
12 5 (7.94%) Web Development
13 4 (6.35%) Exploratory Testing
13 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
13 4 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 27 (42.86%) Java
3 17 (26.98%) C#
4 11 (17.46%) Python
5 7 (11.11%) Ruby
6 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.35%) SQL
6 4 (6.35%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.17%) Go
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.59%) R
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.17%) ISEB
3 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (38.10%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
1 1 (1.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) TOWER Software
2 1 (1.59%) Apple
2 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.59%) IBM
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle
2 1 (1.59%) Perforce