Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 123 138
Rank change year-on-year +25 +15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 332 285 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.23% 2.65% 2.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.55% 14.19% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 310 260 235
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,725 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,275 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.45%

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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2450 2009 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.82% 18.66% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2056 1730 1907
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the South West

Selenium
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Selenium in the South West

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the South West

Selenium
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Bristol +39 152 £45,000 +25.00% 8
Wiltshire +35 55 £46,250 +12.12% 4
Gloucestershire -2 50 £50,000 +33.33%
Somerset -29 39 £43,250 +8.13% 3
Devon +19 23 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Dorset -5 19 £32,500 -4.41% 4
Cornwall - 1 £20,500 -
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 254 (76.51%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (73.49%) Test Automation
3 160 (48.19%) Java
4 144 (43.37%) C#
5 134 (40.36%) SQL
6 111 (33.43%) Cucumber
7 89 (26.81%) JavaScript
8 88 (26.51%) .NET
9 84 (25.30%) Scrum
10 81 (24.40%) Software Testing
10 81 (24.40%) Degree
11 80 (24.10%) Git (software)
12 79 (23.80%) Jenkins
13 78 (23.49%) JUnit
14 77 (23.19%) TDD
15 75 (22.59%) QA
16 74 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
17 73 (21.99%) HTML
18 72 (21.69%) Python
19 66 (19.88%) ISTQB
20 64 (19.28%) CSS
20 64 (19.28%) REST
21 61 (18.37%) BDD
21 61 (18.37%) Finance
22 59 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
23 58 (17.47%) SDLC
24 57 (17.17%) AngularJS
25 55 (16.57%) JIRA
26 51 (15.36%) Ruby
26 51 (15.36%) C++

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 35 (10.54%) Tomcat
2 20 (6.02%) Apache
3 13 (3.92%) Apache Solr
3 13 (3.92%) IIS
4 8 (2.41%) Confluence
5 7 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.20%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.90%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.90%) nginx
8 2 (0.60%) CMS
8 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.60%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.04%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.63%) SaaS
4 14 (4.22%) PaaS
5 13 (3.92%) IaaS
6 6 (1.81%) BrowserStack
7 4 (1.20%) npm
7 4 (1.20%) Sauce Labs
8 2 (0.60%) GitHub
9 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.25%) HTTP
2 16 (4.82%) SSL
3 8 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) DNS
5 1 (0.30%) Internet
5 1 (0.30%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.30%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.92%) Hadoop
3 10 (3.01%) MySQL
4 9 (2.71%) Big Data
5 8 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.41%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.81%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.20%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.90%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (0.60%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.30%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.30%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.30%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 111 (33.43%) Cucumber
2 80 (24.10%) Git (software)
3 79 (23.80%) Jenkins
4 78 (23.49%) JUnit
5 55 (16.57%) JIRA
6 51 (15.36%) SpecFlow
7 48 (14.46%) SoapUI
8 45 (13.55%) WebDriver
9 37 (11.14%) Protractor
10 36 (10.84%) Jasmine
11 33 (9.94%) JMeter
12 31 (9.34%) HP UFT
12 31 (9.34%) Visual Studio
13 30 (9.04%) Eclipse
13 30 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (8.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 25 (7.53%) Maven
16 21 (6.33%) TestNG
17 17 (5.12%) Ant
18 16 (4.82%) NUnit
General
1 61 (18.37%) Finance
2 23 (6.93%) Marketing
3 22 (6.63%) Electronics
3 22 (6.63%) Manufacturing
3 22 (6.63%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.92%) Banking
5 7 (2.11%) Advertising
5 7 (2.11%) Retail
6 4 (1.20%) Back Office
6 4 (1.20%) Private Banking
7 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Automotive
8 1 (0.30%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 105 (31.63%) Analyst
2 97 (29.22%) Test Analyst
3 72 (21.69%) Developer
4 55 (16.57%) Tester
5 46 (13.86%) Test Engineer
6 45 (13.55%) Automation Tester
7 40 (12.05%) Automation Test Analyst
7 40 (12.05%) Java Developer
8 33 (9.94%) Test Automation Engineer
9 22 (6.63%) Software Developer
10 17 (5.12%) Test Manager
11 16 (4.82%) Test Leader
12 15 (4.52%) Software Engineer
12 15 (4.52%) Test Automation Manager
13 14 (4.22%) C++ Developer
13 14 (4.22%) C++/Java Developer
13 14 (4.22%) Java Software Developer
13 14 (4.22%) QA Analyst
14 13 (3.92%) C++ Software Developer
14 13 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (26.51%) .NET
2 73 (21.99%) HTML
3 64 (19.28%) CSS
3 64 (19.28%) REST
4 57 (17.17%) AngularJS
5 45 (13.55%) Web Services
6 43 (12.95%) Gherkin
7 41 (12.35%) SOAP
8 32 (9.64%) Spring
9 29 (8.73%) jQuery
10 28 (8.43%) Hibernate
11 27 (8.13%) XML
12 26 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (6.02%) ASP.NET
14 19 (5.72%) J2EE
15 18 (5.42%) JSON
16 17 (5.12%) D3.js
16 17 (5.12%) HTML5
17 16 (4.82%) React
18 14 (4.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.41%) Fintech
4 7 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.11%) User Experience
5 6 (1.81%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.51%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.90%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.60%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.60%) Replication
9 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.35%) Linux
2 40 (12.05%) Windows
3 26 (7.83%) Unix
4 12 (3.61%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.31%) Android
6 7 (2.11%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.90%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.30%) AIX
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (76.51%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (73.49%) Test Automation
3 84 (25.30%) Scrum
4 81 (24.40%) Software Testing
5 77 (23.19%) TDD
6 74 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (18.37%) BDD
8 58 (17.47%) SDLC
9 46 (13.86%) Manual Testing
10 43 (12.95%) Non-Functional Testing
11 42 (12.65%) Test Strategy
12 41 (12.35%) Software Engineering
12 41 (12.35%) Test Scripting
13 40 (12.05%) Open Source
14 39 (11.75%) Waterfall
15 37 (11.14%) DevOps
16 36 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
17 31 (9.34%) Functional Testing
18 29 (8.73%) Microservices
19 27 (8.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (48.19%) Java
2 144 (43.37%) C#
3 134 (40.36%) SQL
4 89 (26.81%) JavaScript
5 72 (21.69%) Python
6 51 (15.36%) C++
6 51 (15.36%) Ruby
7 29 (8.73%) C
8 19 (5.72%) Go
9 14 (4.22%) Groovy
9 14 (4.22%) VBScript
10 13 (3.92%) Jython
11 10 (3.01%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.41%) PHP
13 7 (2.11%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.51%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.20%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.20%) Perl
15 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 81 (24.40%) Degree
2 66 (19.88%) ISTQB
3 44 (13.25%) ISEB
4 17 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (4.82%) Security Cleared
6 10 (3.01%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.51%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.90%) CCNA
8 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.90%) CISSP
8 3 (0.90%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (0.90%) GIAC
8 3 (0.90%) Linux+ Certification
8 3 (0.90%) MCSE
8 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (0.90%) SANS
8 3 (0.90%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (0.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (22.59%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (2.71%) Docker
2 5 (1.51%) vSphere
3 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (4.52%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (4.22%) CA Service Virtualization
3 7 (2.11%) Puppet
4 4 (1.20%) Salt
5 3 (0.90%) rkt
6 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (9.64%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.83%) HP
3 24 (7.23%) SAP
4 16 (4.82%) Oracle
5 14 (4.22%) CA
6 8 (2.41%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.81%) Cadence
8 3 (0.90%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (0.90%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.60%) hybris
9 2 (0.60%) Kofax
9 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.60%) SOASTA, Inc
10 1 (0.30%) Google
10 1 (0.30%) IBM
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.30%) Remedy
10 1 (0.30%) Software AG
10 1 (0.30%) VMware
10 1 (0.30%) webMethods