The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 34 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Contract jobs citing Selenium 72 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.88% 1.43% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.09% 9.47% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 15 11
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £60.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.92%
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
287 169 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.44% 15.13% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 136 81
Average daily rate £425 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 80 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.58%) JIRA
3 35 (33.65%) Cucumber
4 30 (28.85%) Java
4 30 (28.85%) Jenkins
5 29 (27.88%) JMeter
6 28 (26.92%) Test Scripting
7 25 (24.04%) LoadRunner
8 24 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 23 (22.12%) Linux
10 22 (21.15%) HP UFT
10 22 (21.15%) Python
10 22 (21.15%) Confluence
11 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
11 21 (20.19%) Perl
12 20 (19.23%) BDD
13 19 (18.27%) Puppet
13 19 (18.27%) C#
13 19 (18.27%) SQL
13 19 (18.27%) .NET
13 19 (18.27%) HP
13 19 (18.27%) TDD
13 19 (18.27%) Automated Testing
13 19 (18.27%) DevOps
14 18 (17.31%) Test Strategy
14 18 (17.31%) QA
15 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
16 16 (15.38%) Functional Testing
16 16 (15.38%) E-Commerce
17 15 (14.42%) Scrum

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (21.15%) Confluence
2 10 (9.62%) OpenStack
3 8 (7.69%) JBoss
3 8 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.73%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.73%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.81%) Node.js
6 3 (2.88%) Apache
7 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.92%) Moodle
8 1 (0.96%) Lync
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.88%) PaaS
3 2 (1.92%) GitHub
4 1 (0.96%) IaaS
4 1 (0.96%) Office 365
4 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) SNMP
2 8 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (1.92%) Internet
3 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
1 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.88%) MySQL
6 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.92%) Redis
7 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (35.58%) JIRA
2 35 (33.65%) Cucumber
3 30 (28.85%) Jenkins
4 29 (27.88%) JMeter
5 25 (24.04%) LoadRunner
6 22 (21.15%) HP UFT
7 14 (13.46%) WebDriver
8 13 (12.50%) Appium
9 11 (10.58%) Maven
9 11 (10.58%) Visual Studio
10 10 (9.62%) Ant
10 10 (9.62%) Mocha
10 10 (9.62%) SonarQube
11 8 (7.69%) JUnit
12 7 (6.73%) eggPlant
12 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
12 7 (6.73%) SoapUI
13 6 (5.77%) Liquibase
13 6 (5.77%) Subversion
14 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (6.73%) Publishing
2 6 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (30.77%) Tester
2 25 (24.04%) Analyst
2 25 (24.04%) Test Analyst
3 22 (21.15%) Developer
4 19 (18.27%) Automation Tester
5 12 (11.54%) Agile Test Analyst
6 11 (10.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (10.58%) Test Leader
7 10 (9.62%) Test Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) Agile Tester
8 9 (8.65%) Test Manager
9 7 (6.73%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) E-Commerce Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Selenium Tester
9 7 (6.73%) WebSphere Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Automation Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) QA Tester
10 6 (5.77%) Test Automation Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.27%) .NET
2 12 (11.54%) HTML
3 10 (9.62%) XML
3 10 (9.62%) YAML
4 7 (6.73%) J2EE
4 7 (6.73%) SOAP
5 5 (4.81%) JSON
5 5 (4.81%) REST
5 5 (4.81%) Web Services
6 4 (3.85%) CSS
7 3 (2.88%) LAMP
7 3 (2.88%) Sass
8 2 (1.92%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.92%) RESTful
8 2 (1.92%) WSDL
8 2 (1.92%) XSD
9 1 (0.96%) Java EE
9 1 (0.96%) OAuth
9 1 (0.96%) OAuth2
9 1 (0.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) PKI
2 2 (1.92%) e-Learning
2 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.96%) CESG
3 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.12%) Linux
2 14 (13.46%) Windows
3 10 (9.62%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.88%) Unix
5 2 (1.92%) CentOS
5 2 (1.92%) Fedora
5 2 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.96%) Android
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.92%) Test Scripting
3 24 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 20 (19.23%) BDD
5 19 (18.27%) Automated Testing
5 19 (18.27%) DevOps
5 19 (18.27%) TDD
6 18 (17.31%) Test Strategy
7 16 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 16 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 15 (14.42%) Automation Testing
8 15 (14.42%) Non-Functional Testing
8 15 (14.42%) Scrum
9 14 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (10.58%) SDLC
10 11 (10.58%) Test Management
11 10 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (9.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (8.65%) Kanban
13 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.85%) Java
2 22 (21.15%) Python
3 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
3 21 (20.19%) Perl
4 19 (18.27%) C#
4 19 (18.27%) SQL
5 14 (13.46%) Ruby
6 13 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 9 (8.65%) C
7 9 (8.65%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.85%) PHP
10 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.50%) ISEB
2 13 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.31%) QA
2 7 (6.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.96%) GPG13
3 1 (0.96%) WAI
3 1 (0.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) vSphere
2 2 (1.92%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (18.27%) Puppet
2 10 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.92%) logstash
3 2 (1.92%) yum
4 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (18.27%) HP
2 13 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.62%) Atlassian
4 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.69%) IBM
6 7 (6.73%) ATG
6 7 (6.73%) BEA
6 7 (6.73%) hybris
7 5 (4.81%) Tableau
8 4 (3.85%) Remedy
9 2 (1.92%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.92%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.92%) Splunk
9 2 (1.92%) VMware
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle
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