Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Selenium
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 85 55
Rank change year-on-year +12 -30 +45
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 47 29 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.41% 2.16% 4.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.36% 18.24% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 67
Southampton median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,500 £48,750
Hampshire median annual salary £38,750 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.74% -1.18% -

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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 256 159 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 18.58% 11.83% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 230 150 257
Southampton median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Southampton

Selenium
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Southampton

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Southampton

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

1 47 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 38 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) TDD
3 26 (55.32%) C#
3 26 (55.32%) Test Scripting
4 25 (53.19%) BDD
5 24 (51.06%) Scrum
6 23 (48.94%) SQL
7 22 (46.81%) Retail
7 22 (46.81%) Performance Testing
8 21 (44.68%) Windows
9 20 (42.55%) QA
10 19 (40.43%) ISEB
10 19 (40.43%) Regression Testing
11 18 (38.30%) Back Office
11 18 (38.30%) T-SQL
11 18 (38.30%) SoapUI
11 18 (38.30%) Exploratory Testing
12 17 (36.17%) Software Testing
13 14 (29.79%) SDLC
14 12 (25.53%) WebDriver
15 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
16 10 (21.28%) Manual Testing
17 9 (19.15%) Degree
17 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
18 8 (17.02%) React Native
18 8 (17.02%) Greenfield Project
18 8 (17.02%) Computer Science Degree
18 8 (17.02%) JUnit
18 8 (17.02%) Java

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (17.02%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) SoapUI
2 12 (25.53%) WebDriver
3 8 (17.02%) JUnit
4 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Capybara
5 2 (4.26%) RSpec
6 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (46.81%) Retail
2 18 (38.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Test Engineer
2 19 (40.43%) Software Test Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) QA Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Tester
5 8 (17.02%) QA Test Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Analyst
6 7 (14.89%) Test Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Automation Tester
7 4 (8.51%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) QA Automation Tester
8 3 (6.38%) QA Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Software Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Software Test Analyst
10 1 (2.13%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) React Native
1 8 (17.02%) REST
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
2 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 38 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) TDD
3 26 (55.32%) Test Scripting
4 25 (53.19%) BDD
5 24 (51.06%) Scrum
6 22 (46.81%) Performance Testing
7 19 (40.43%) Regression Testing
8 18 (38.30%) Exploratory Testing
9 17 (36.17%) Software Testing
10 14 (29.79%) SDLC
11 10 (21.28%) Manual Testing
12 8 (17.02%) Open Source
13 7 (14.89%) Acceptance Criteria
14 6 (12.77%) ATDD
14 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (12.77%) Integration Testing
14 6 (12.77%) Kanban
14 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
15 4 (8.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) C#
2 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 18 (38.30%) T-SQL
4 8 (17.02%) Java
5 3 (6.38%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) ISEB
2 9 (19.15%) Degree
3 8 (17.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (42.55%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft