The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 57 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Selenium 50 56 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.37% 3.26% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.99% 15.82% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 44 12
Median daily rate £385 £308 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.20% -3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £368 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.47% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £71.00
Selenium
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
278 354 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.72% 20.58% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 259 87
Median daily rate £413 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Leeds region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Selenium
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Leeds region.

Selenium Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 68 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (61.70%) Java
3 52 (55.32%) Cucumber
4 40 (42.55%) WebDriver
5 36 (38.30%) BDD
6 35 (37.23%) Test Automation
7 30 (31.91%) Scrum
8 28 (29.79%) TDD
8 28 (29.79%) Jenkins
9 26 (27.66%) Test Scripting
10 24 (25.53%) JIRA
11 22 (23.40%) ISEB
12 21 (22.34%) Python
12 21 (22.34%) Automation Testing
13 19 (20.21%) HTML
13 19 (20.21%) Ruby
14 18 (19.15%) QA
14 18 (19.15%) ISTQB
15 17 (18.09%) Automated Testing
16 16 (17.02%) JSON
16 16 (17.02%) C#
17 15 (15.96%) SQL
17 15 (15.96%) Scala
17 15 (15.96%) SDLC
18 14 (14.89%) Spring
19 13 (13.83%) Linux
19 13 (13.83%) SoapUI
19 13 (13.83%) Puppet
20 12 (12.77%) Confluence
20 12 (12.77%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 12 (12.77%) Confluence
2 2 (2.13%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) GitHub
1 1 (1.06%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Network Security
1 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) NoSQL
2 10 (10.64%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.13%) DB2
6 1 (1.06%) MySQL
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (55.32%) Cucumber
2 40 (42.55%) WebDriver
3 28 (29.79%) Jenkins
4 24 (25.53%) JIRA
5 13 (13.83%) SoapUI
6 9 (9.57%) JUnit
7 8 (8.51%) JMeter
8 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
9 6 (6.38%) Appium
9 6 (6.38%) Subversion
10 4 (4.26%) HP UFT
10 4 (4.26%) RSpec
10 4 (4.26%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.19%) Hudson
11 3 (3.19%) LoadRunner
11 3 (3.19%) Maven
11 3 (3.19%) Zephyr
12 2 (2.13%) LoadUI
13 1 (1.06%) FitNesse
13 1 (1.06%) VisualVM
General
1 10 (10.64%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Games
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (30.85%) Analyst
2 28 (29.79%) Test Analyst
3 20 (21.28%) Tester
4 18 (19.15%) Test Engineer
5 17 (18.09%) Automation Tester
6 14 (14.89%) Automation Test Analyst
6 14 (14.89%) Test Automation Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 10 (10.64%) Agile Test Analyst
9 9 (9.57%) Developer
9 9 (9.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 9 (9.57%) Selenium Tester
10 8 (8.51%) Architect
10 8 (8.51%) Technical Architect
11 6 (6.38%) Java Developer
12 4 (4.26%) Developer in Test
12 4 (4.26%) Java Automation Tester
12 4 (4.26%) QA Test Engineer
12 4 (4.26%) Test Automation Developer
12 4 (4.26%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.21%) HTML
2 16 (17.02%) JSON
3 14 (14.89%) Spring
4 12 (12.77%) RESTful
5 11 (11.70%) HTML5
6 10 (10.64%) Django
6 10 (10.64%) Play Framework
7 8 (8.51%) Gherkin
8 7 (7.45%) XML
9 6 (6.38%) REST
10 5 (5.32%) Node.js
10 5 (5.32%) SOAP
11 3 (3.19%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.13%) .NET
12 2 (2.13%) CSS
12 2 (2.13%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.13%) JMS
12 2 (2.13%) Web Services
13 1 (1.06%) EJB
13 1 (1.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Social Media
2 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.19%) User Experience
4 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.13%) NHS
4 2 (2.13%) Tandem
5 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Linux
2 4 (4.26%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.30%) BDD
3 35 (37.23%) Test Automation
4 30 (31.91%) Scrum
5 28 (29.79%) TDD
6 26 (27.66%) Test Scripting
7 21 (22.34%) Automation Testing
8 17 (18.09%) Automated Testing
9 15 (15.96%) SDLC
10 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (12.77%) Open Source
11 11 (11.70%) Kanban
11 11 (11.70%) Software Testing
12 10 (10.64%) Functional Testing
12 10 (10.64%) Software Delivery
12 10 (10.64%) Test Management
13 8 (8.51%) Defect Tracking
13 8 (8.51%) Performance Testing
13 8 (8.51%) System Integration Testing
14 7 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.70%) Java
2 21 (22.34%) Python
3 19 (20.21%) Ruby
4 16 (17.02%) C#
5 15 (15.96%) Scala
5 15 (15.96%) SQL
6 11 (11.70%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.32%) PHP
8 3 (3.19%) C
8 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.13%) Groovy
9 2 (2.13%) VBScript
10 1 (1.06%) ES6
10 1 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) ISEB
2 18 (19.15%) ISTQB
3 9 (9.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.26%) Degree
5 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.15%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) SDET
3 2 (2.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (13.83%) Puppet
2 10 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle
2 5 (5.32%) HP
3 1 (1.06%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.06%) Splunk
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