The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 17 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Selenium 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 2.27% - 12.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £365 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.90 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -47.18%
Selenium
Manchester

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

Development Applications Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 22.73% 16.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate £424 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.35% +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Telerik

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Appium
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Telerik