The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 69 97 99
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 33 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.53% 1.80% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.36% 9.82% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 20
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Selenium
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
267 336 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.49% 18.36% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 247 304 220
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Cheshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Selenium
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow +8 12 £30,000 -25.00%
Warrington +4 7 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Chester +4 6 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Crewe +6 2 £25,500 -21.53%
Ellesmere Port - 2 £40,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (53.45%) Java
2 31 (53.45%) Test Automation
3 29 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 27 (46.55%) Web Services
5 26 (44.83%) SDLC
6 24 (41.38%) Automated Testing
7 22 (37.93%) Scrum
8 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
8 20 (34.48%) Jenkins
9 18 (31.03%) WebDriver
9 18 (31.03%) Maven
10 17 (29.31%) Degree
11 16 (27.59%) ISTQB
11 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
12 15 (25.86%) HP UFT
13 14 (24.14%) RAD
13 14 (24.14%) C#
13 14 (24.14%) HTML
13 14 (24.14%) JIRA
13 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
13 14 (24.14%) BDD
14 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (22.41%) SQL
14 13 (22.41%) XML
14 13 (22.41%) ISEB
15 12 (20.69%) Windows
15 12 (20.69%) SOAP
15 12 (20.69%) Ant
16 11 (18.97%) SoapUI

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.62%) JBoss
2 4 (6.90%) Node.js
2 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
1 1 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (1.72%) Skype
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) DB2
1 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
1 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 20 (34.48%) Jenkins
3 18 (31.03%) Maven
3 18 (31.03%) WebDriver
4 15 (25.86%) HP UFT
5 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
5 14 (24.14%) JIRA
6 12 (20.69%) Ant
7 11 (18.97%) SoapUI
8 10 (17.24%) FitNesse
8 10 (17.24%) JUnit
9 8 (13.79%) Jasmine
10 6 (10.34%) SpecFlow
11 5 (8.62%) Gradle
11 5 (8.62%) Mockito
12 4 (6.90%) Artifactory
12 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
12 4 (6.90%) Hudson
12 4 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (6.90%) Banking
1 4 (6.90%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Tester
2 13 (22.41%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Software Tester
3 10 (17.24%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Automated Tester
3 10 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Automation Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Java Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Automation Tester
6 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Programmer
7 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) Web Services
2 14 (24.14%) HTML
3 13 (22.41%) XML
4 12 (20.69%) SOAP
5 9 (15.52%) CSS
5 9 (15.52%) Hibernate
5 9 (15.52%) jQuery
5 9 (15.52%) REST
5 9 (15.52%) Spring
5 9 (15.52%) Struts
6 8 (13.79%) CSS3
6 8 (13.79%) HTML5
6 8 (13.79%) JSP
7 5 (8.62%) .NET
7 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.62%) J2EE
7 5 (8.62%) JPA
7 5 (8.62%) JSON
8 4 (6.90%) Servlets
8 4 (6.90%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Life Science
4 1 (1.72%) Biotechnology
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Unix
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (53.45%) Test Automation
3 26 (44.83%) SDLC
4 24 (41.38%) Automated Testing
5 22 (37.93%) Scrum
6 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
7 14 (24.14%) BDD
7 14 (24.14%) RAD
8 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (17.24%) Manual Testing
10 9 (15.52%) DevOps
10 9 (15.52%) Software Testing
11 8 (13.79%) MVC
12 6 (10.34%) Functional Testing
12 6 (10.34%) OO
12 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
12 6 (10.34%) TDD
13 5 (8.62%) Build Automation
13 5 (8.62%) Issue Tracking
14 4 (6.90%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Java
2 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.14%) C#
4 13 (22.41%) SQL
5 5 (8.62%) Groovy
5 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.62%) Python
5 5 (8.62%) Ruby
6 4 (6.90%) Apple Swift
6 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.90%) C
6 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.90%) Perl
7 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Degree
2 16 (27.59%) ISTQB
3 13 (22.41%) ISEB
4 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (12.07%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Google
3 3 (5.17%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.45%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.72%) Sophos
5 1 (1.72%) Symantec
5 1 (1.72%) Twitter
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago