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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 62 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 41 44 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.78% 2.70% 2.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.06% 15.17% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 18
Median daily rate £320 £315 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £271 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £340 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £13.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+339.33% -80.98%
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
314 290 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.27% 17.78% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 220 103
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £456 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +146.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.76%) Java
3 38 (44.71%) Cucumber
4 36 (42.35%) WebDriver
5 32 (37.65%) BDD
6 26 (30.59%) Test Automation
7 24 (28.24%) TDD
8 23 (27.06%) Scrum
9 22 (25.88%) JIRA
10 21 (24.71%) Test Scripting
10 21 (24.71%) ISEB
11 19 (22.35%) ISTQB
11 19 (22.35%) Jenkins
12 17 (20.00%) Automated Testing
13 16 (18.82%) C#
13 16 (18.82%) HTML
14 15 (17.65%) Python
14 15 (17.65%) QA
15 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
15 14 (16.47%) Automation Testing
16 13 (15.29%) SDLC
16 13 (15.29%) JSON
17 12 (14.12%) SQL
18 11 (12.94%) Linux
18 11 (12.94%) Ruby
19 10 (11.76%) Puppet
19 10 (11.76%) Software Testing
19 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
20 9 (10.59%) Test Management
20 9 (10.59%) Kanban

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 9 (10.59%) Confluence
2 3 (3.53%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.35%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) Moodle
4 1 (1.18%) nginx
4 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
1 1 (1.18%) Network Security
1 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.18%) Redis
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (44.71%) Cucumber
2 36 (42.35%) WebDriver
3 22 (25.88%) JIRA
4 19 (22.35%) Jenkins
5 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
5 8 (9.41%) SoapUI
5 8 (9.41%) Subversion
6 7 (8.24%) Appium
6 7 (8.24%) Maven
7 4 (4.71%) Ant
7 4 (4.71%) Grunt
7 4 (4.71%) gulp
7 4 (4.71%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.53%) HP UFT
8 3 (3.53%) JMeter
8 3 (3.53%) LoadRunner
8 3 (3.53%) Mocha
8 3 (3.53%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.53%) Zephyr
9 2 (2.35%) Hudson
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Retail
3 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Analyst
2 28 (32.94%) Test Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) Tester
4 14 (16.47%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (15.29%) Test Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 11 (12.94%) Test Automation Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
7 10 (11.76%) Automation Tester
8 5 (5.88%) Architect
8 5 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Manual Test Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 4 (4.71%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (4.71%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Test Specialist
10 3 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.53%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) HTML
2 13 (15.29%) JSON
3 9 (10.59%) Spring
4 7 (8.24%) Gherkin
4 7 (8.24%) XML
5 6 (7.06%) CSS
5 6 (7.06%) Node.js
6 5 (5.88%) HTML5
6 5 (5.88%) REST
6 5 (5.88%) RESTful
7 4 (4.71%) Django
7 4 (4.71%) Play Framework
7 4 (4.71%) Sass
8 3 (3.53%) .NET
8 3 (3.53%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.53%) Chai
8 3 (3.53%) YAML
9 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.35%) SOAP
9 2 (2.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
1 4 (4.71%) User Experience
2 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Unix
3 2 (2.35%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.65%) BDD
3 26 (30.59%) Test Automation
4 24 (28.24%) TDD
5 23 (27.06%) Scrum
6 21 (24.71%) Test Scripting
7 17 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 14 (16.47%) Automation Testing
9 13 (15.29%) SDLC
10 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.76%) Software Testing
11 9 (10.59%) Kanban
11 9 (10.59%) Software Delivery
11 9 (10.59%) Test Management
12 8 (9.41%) Functional Testing
12 8 (9.41%) System Integration Testing
13 7 (8.24%) Front End Development
13 7 (8.24%) Non-Functional Testing
13 7 (8.24%) Open Source
13 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.76%) Java
2 16 (18.82%) C#
3 15 (17.65%) Python
4 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.12%) SQL
6 11 (12.94%) Ruby
7 7 (8.24%) Scala
8 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.71%) PHP
9 3 (3.53%) Perl
9 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.35%) Groovy
11 1 (1.18%) C
11 1 (1.18%) ES6
11 1 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) ISEB
2 19 (22.35%) ISTQB
3 8 (9.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.88%) Degree
5 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.65%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.53%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) Puppet
2 6 (7.06%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (7.06%) HP
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle
2 3 (3.53%) Atlassian
2 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.18%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.18%) Splunk