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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 61 59
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 21 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.95% 2.86% 3.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.21% 20.51% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 38
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,184
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -3.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £28,400 £30,842
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.12% -  

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 122 156 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 17.11% 13.95% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 108 144 184
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Selenium as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 20 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Newport +9 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Selenium
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 29 (80.56%) Test Automation
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (44.44%) C#
4 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 15 (41.67%) QA
5 14 (38.89%) Java
6 10 (27.78%) Cucumber
6 10 (27.78%) SDLC
7 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 9 (25.00%) Oracle
7 9 (25.00%) Subversion
7 9 (25.00%) Scrum
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.22%) JIRA
9 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (19.44%) BDD
9 7 (19.44%) WebDriver
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (19.44%) MySQL
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
10 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Finance
10 6 (16.67%) Gherkin
10 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 5 (13.89%) CSS3
11 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy

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 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.78%) Route 53
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Couchbase
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.78%) Cucumber
3 9 (25.00%) Subversion
4 8 (22.22%) JIRA
5 7 (19.44%) WebDriver
6 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 5 (13.89%) SpecFlow
8 3 (8.33%) JMeter
8 3 (8.33%) MSTest
9 2 (5.56%) MbUnit
9 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
9 2 (5.56%) NUnit
9 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.78%) JUnit
10 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
10 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
1 14 (38.89%) Test Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Automation Test Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Tester
4 7 (19.44%) Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 6 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Test Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.89%) QA Automation Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) QA Tester
7 4 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
7 4 (11.11%) Software Tester
8 3 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Software Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) CSS
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 5 (13.89%) CSS3
3 5 (13.89%) HTML5
3 5 (13.89%) Spring
4 3 (8.33%) Ext JS
4 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.33%) React
4 3 (8.33%) Web Services
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (5.56%) WCF
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Test Automation
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) SDLC
4 9 (25.00%) Scrum
4 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (19.44%) BDD
5 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Product Management
7 5 (13.89%) TDD
7 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.11%) DevOps
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.11%) Test Management
8 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Grafana
1 1 (2.78%) Kibana
1 1 (2.78%) Marathon
1 1 (2.78%) Mesos
1 1 (2.78%) Prometheus
1 1 (2.78%) Rundeck
1 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Sencha
3 2 (5.56%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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Posted: 4 days ago
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