The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 68 68
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 30 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.08% 2.49% 2.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.93% 18.60% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 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 £27,140 £28,400 £30,842
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 201 172 231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 20.62% 13.36% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 181 156 197
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,567 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,046 £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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

Selenium
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Wales

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Wales over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Wales

Selenium
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the 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
South Wales +10 21 £40,000 +14.28% 3
West Wales - 6 £33,500 - 1
Mid Wales - 2 £40,000 -
North Wales - 1 - -
Selenium
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 48 (84.21%) Test Automation
2 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) C#
4 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
5 17 (29.82%) JMeter
6 16 (28.07%) Test Scripting
7 15 (26.32%) QA
7 15 (26.32%) Atlassian
7 15 (26.32%) Java
8 14 (24.56%) LoadRunner
8 14 (24.56%) Ranorex
8 14 (24.56%) LoadUI
9 13 (22.81%) Scrum
10 12 (21.05%) JIRA
10 12 (21.05%) SoapUI
11 11 (19.30%) WebDriver
11 11 (19.30%) Cucumber
11 11 (19.30%) SQL
11 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
12 10 (17.54%) ITIL
12 10 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (17.54%) ISTQB
12 10 (17.54%) SDLC
13 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
13 9 (15.79%) Subversion
13 9 (15.79%) Oracle
13 9 (15.79%) Finance
14 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing
14 8 (14.04%) BDD
14 8 (14.04%) SpecFlow

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (5.26%) IIS
1 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) SaaS
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.75%) GitHub
3 1 (1.75%) Route 53
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.51%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 17 (29.82%) JMeter
3 14 (24.56%) LoadRunner
3 14 (24.56%) LoadUI
3 14 (24.56%) Ranorex
4 12 (21.05%) JIRA
4 12 (21.05%) SoapUI
5 11 (19.30%) Cucumber
5 11 (19.30%) WebDriver
6 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
6 9 (15.79%) Subversion
7 8 (14.04%) SpecFlow
8 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
9 5 (8.77%) NUnit
9 5 (8.77%) TeamCity
10 3 (5.26%) MSTest
11 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
11 2 (3.51%) MbUnit
11 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
11 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
2 3 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Analyst
2 18 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Tester
5 7 (12.28%) Automation Tester
5 7 (12.28%) Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) QA Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.77%) QA Automation Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) QA Tester
8 4 (7.02%) Software QA Tester
8 4 (7.02%) Software Tester
9 3 (5.26%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Performance Test Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Software Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
1 7 (12.28%) CSS
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 6 (10.53%) Gherkin
3 5 (8.77%) CSS3
3 5 (8.77%) HTML5
3 5 (8.77%) Spring
4 4 (7.02%) Web Services
5 3 (5.26%) Ext JS
5 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.26%) React
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.51%) jQuery
6 2 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (3.51%) WCF
7 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (84.21%) Test Automation
2 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) Test Scripting
4 13 (22.81%) Scrum
5 10 (17.54%) ITIL
5 10 (17.54%) SDLC
6 8 (14.04%) BDD
6 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Defect Tracking
7 7 (12.28%) DevOps
7 7 (12.28%) Incident Management
7 7 (12.28%) ITSM
7 7 (12.28%) Service Management
7 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 6 (10.53%) TDD
9 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.77%) Product Management
9 5 (8.77%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) C#
2 15 (26.32%) Java
3 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.53%) Python
5 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.26%) Ruby
7 2 (3.51%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) ISTQB
1 10 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Grafana
2 1 (1.75%) Kibana
2 1 (1.75%) Marathon
2 1 (1.75%) Mesos
2 1 (1.75%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.75%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Atlassian
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Sencha
4 2 (3.51%) TOWER Software
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