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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
England / South West
Rank 64 138 169
Rank change year-on-year +74 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 229 119 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.50% 2.02% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.51% 10.91% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 183 96 67
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1174 1091 1131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 23.08% 18.56% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 998 935 990
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 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
Bristol +39 73 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Somerset +28 48 £40,000 +18.51% 12
Gloucestershire -7 43 £37,500 -11.76%
Wiltshire +42 41 £33,750 -3.57%
Cornwall - 12 £40,000 - 1
Devon +12 11 £37,500 +7.14%
Dorset +27 4 £24,500 -45.55% 2
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 258 (65.65%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (50.38%) Java
3 153 (38.93%) C#
4 151 (38.42%) Cucumber
5 110 (27.99%) Test Automation
6 102 (25.95%) SQL
7 98 (24.94%) ISTQB
8 92 (23.41%) ISEB
9 88 (22.39%) Test Scripting
10 86 (21.88%) Jenkins
11 83 (21.12%) QA
12 82 (20.87%) Finance
13 80 (20.36%) Scrum
14 76 (19.34%) JIRA
15 74 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
16 73 (18.58%) .NET
17 72 (18.32%) WebDriver
18 71 (18.07%) JUnit
19 70 (17.81%) BDD
19 70 (17.81%) SpecFlow
20 69 (17.56%) JavaScript
21 67 (17.05%) MVC
22 66 (16.79%) Python
22 66 (16.79%) SDLC
23 64 (16.28%) Automated Testing
24 62 (15.78%) Linux
25 61 (15.52%) HTML
25 61 (15.52%) TDD
26 60 (15.27%) JMeter
27 59 (15.01%) Git (software)

Selenium
Top Related 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 28 (7.12%) Tomcat
2 22 (5.60%) Apache
3 6 (1.53%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.27%) Confluence
4 5 (1.27%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.02%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.02%) JBoss
6 3 (0.76%) CMS
7 2 (0.51%) nginx
8 1 (0.25%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.25%) FileNet
8 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.02%) MS Office
4 2 (0.51%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.54%) SaaS
4 7 (1.78%) Lucidchart
5 2 (0.51%) GitHub
5 2 (0.51%) IaaS
5 2 (0.51%) PaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.36%) HTTP
2 6 (1.53%) SSL
2 6 (1.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.02%) Firewall
4 2 (0.51%) FTP
4 2 (0.51%) Internet
4 2 (0.51%) Intranet
4 2 (0.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.82%) Big Data
3 13 (3.31%) MySQL
4 11 (2.80%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.29%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.29%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.53%) Apache Accumulo
6 6 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.02%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.76%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.51%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) DB2
10 1 (0.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 151 (38.42%) Cucumber
2 86 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 76 (19.34%) JIRA
4 72 (18.32%) WebDriver
5 71 (18.07%) JUnit
6 70 (17.81%) SpecFlow
7 60 (15.27%) JMeter
8 59 (15.01%) Git (software)
9 56 (14.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 49 (12.47%) SoapUI
11 42 (10.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 40 (10.18%) LoadRunner
13 32 (8.14%) Maven
14 22 (5.60%) Jasmine
15 21 (5.34%) Appium
15 21 (5.34%) TestNG
16 20 (5.09%) Ant
16 20 (5.09%) Calabash
17 17 (4.33%) Subversion
17 17 (4.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (20.87%) Finance
2 28 (7.12%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.31%) Banking
3 13 (3.31%) Retail
4 11 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.80%) Marketing
5 10 (2.54%) Electronics
6 5 (1.27%) Back Office
6 5 (1.27%) Military
7 4 (1.02%) Advertising
8 3 (0.76%) Billing
9 2 (0.51%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 101 (25.70%) Developer
2 95 (24.17%) Analyst
3 88 (22.39%) Test Engineer
4 86 (21.88%) Test Analyst
5 63 (16.03%) Tester
6 46 (11.70%) Java Developer
7 44 (11.20%) Automation Tester
8 38 (9.67%) Test Automation Engineer
9 31 (7.89%) .NET Developer
10 25 (6.36%) Java Engineer
11 22 (5.60%) Automation Test Analyst
11 22 (5.60%) Lead Developer
11 22 (5.60%) Software Analyst
11 22 (5.60%) Software Test Analyst
11 22 (5.60%) Software Test Engineer
12 20 (5.09%) Lead .NET Developer
13 19 (4.83%) Software Developer
14 18 (4.58%) Software Tester
15 16 (4.07%) Software Engineer
15 16 (4.07%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (18.58%) .NET
2 61 (15.52%) HTML
3 46 (11.70%) CSS
4 44 (11.20%) XML
5 40 (10.18%) REST
5 40 (10.18%) Spring
6 38 (9.67%) AngularJS
6 38 (9.67%) SOAP
7 32 (8.14%) ASP.NET
8 29 (7.38%) Hibernate
8 29 (7.38%) Web Services
9 28 (7.12%) .NET Framework
10 27 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (6.87%) Gherkin
11 23 (5.85%) Entity Framework
11 23 (5.85%) WPF
12 22 (5.60%) JSON
13 19 (4.83%) Spring MVC
13 19 (4.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (3.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.83%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.53%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.53%) User Experience
5 3 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.51%) Fintech
6 2 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (0.51%) W3C
7 1 (0.25%) Animation
7 1 (0.25%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.25%) iPad
7 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 62 (15.78%) Linux
2 42 (10.69%) Windows
3 23 (5.85%) Unix
4 8 (2.04%) Android
4 8 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.02%) CentOS
5 4 (1.02%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.51%) VMS
7 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (65.65%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (27.99%) Test Automation
3 88 (22.39%) Test Scripting
4 80 (20.36%) Scrum
5 74 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (17.81%) BDD
7 67 (17.05%) MVC
8 66 (16.79%) SDLC
9 64 (16.28%) Automated Testing
10 61 (15.52%) TDD
11 51 (12.98%) Automation Testing
11 51 (12.98%) Regression Testing
12 49 (12.47%) Test Strategy
13 48 (12.21%) Software Testing
13 48 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
14 45 (11.45%) Functional Testing
15 40 (10.18%) Non-Functional Testing
16 37 (9.41%) Manual Testing
17 36 (9.16%) Unit Testing
18 32 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 198 (50.38%) Java
2 153 (38.93%) C#
3 102 (25.95%) SQL
4 69 (17.56%) JavaScript
5 66 (16.79%) Python
6 49 (12.47%) C++
7 41 (10.43%) Ruby
8 25 (6.36%) C
9 20 (5.09%) Perl
10 14 (3.56%) Go
11 13 (3.31%) PHP
12 11 (2.80%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.54%) Groovy
14 9 (2.29%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.04%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.53%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.02%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.51%) VBA
18 2 (0.51%) VBScript
18 2 (0.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 98 (24.94%) ISTQB
2 92 (23.41%) ISEB
3 57 (14.50%) Security Cleared
4 44 (11.20%) DV Cleared
5 30 (7.63%) Degree
6 18 (4.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.27%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.02%) CCNA
9 4 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.02%) CISSP
9 4 (1.02%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (1.02%) GIAC
9 4 (1.02%) Linux+ Certification
9 4 (1.02%) MCSE
9 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (1.02%) SANS
9 4 (1.02%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (1.02%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (21.12%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (2.54%) Hyper-V
1 10 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.78%) Docker
3 4 (1.02%) vSphere
4 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (5.34%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.54%) Puppet
3 4 (1.02%) Salt
4 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.25%) Ansible
5 1 (0.25%) Graylog
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 41 (10.43%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.89%) Oracle
3 29 (7.38%) Xamarin
4 21 (5.34%) HP
5 20 (5.09%) Atlassian
6 10 (2.54%) SAP
6 10 (2.54%) VMware
7 7 (1.78%) SOASTA, Inc
8 6 (1.53%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (1.02%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.51%) Cadence
11 1 (0.25%) IBM
11 1 (0.25%) Mapbox
11 1 (0.25%) Panasonic
11 1 (0.25%) Pega
11 1 (0.25%) Sencha
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore
Yeovil, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Pension and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Shares, Flexi-time
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 12 days ago