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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 71 102 132
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +30
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 49 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.71% 0.94% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.76% 5.47% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 46 13 12
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
356 274 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.67% 17.09% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 322 243 309
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +7 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Chester +21 10 £37,500 - 2
Warrington +9 7 £33,750 +8.00% 1
Crewe - 5 £32,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 5 £37,500 - 1
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 106 (89.08%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (47.90%) .NET
3 56 (47.06%) TDD
4 50 (42.02%) Scrum
5 49 (41.18%) Windows
5 49 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (38.66%) C#
7 44 (36.97%) ASP.NET
8 43 (36.13%) HTML
8 43 (36.13%) Finance
9 42 (35.29%) jQuery
9 42 (35.29%) Java
10 41 (34.45%) CSS
11 40 (33.61%) MVC
12 38 (31.93%) Microsoft
13 37 (31.09%) SQL Server
13 37 (31.09%) QA
14 35 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 35 (29.41%) Cucumber
15 34 (28.57%) JSON
16 32 (26.89%) MS Excel
16 32 (26.89%) WCF
17 31 (26.05%) NHibernate
17 31 (26.05%) Team Foundation Server
17 31 (26.05%) HTML5
17 31 (26.05%) Castle Windsor
18 30 (25.21%) CSS3
18 30 (25.21%) SpecFlow
18 30 (25.21%) AngularJS
19 29 (24.37%) JavaScript

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 26 (21.85%) NServiceBus
2 9 (7.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (5.88%) IIS
4 6 (5.04%) Apache
4 6 (5.04%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.36%) Flash Media Server
5 4 (3.36%) Node.js
6 3 (2.52%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (26.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) HTTP
2 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.09%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.04%) MySQL
4 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.52%) Informix
5 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (29.41%) Cucumber
2 31 (26.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (25.21%) SpecFlow
4 28 (23.53%) JIRA
5 27 (22.69%) Visual Studio
6 25 (21.01%) QuickTest Pro
7 19 (15.97%) Git (software)
8 18 (15.13%) Jenkins
9 15 (12.61%) SoapUI
10 14 (11.76%) WebDriver
10 14 (11.76%) JUnit
11 9 (7.56%) Maven
12 8 (6.72%) FitNesse
12 8 (6.72%) Selenium IDE
13 7 (5.88%) Subversion
14 6 (5.04%) JMeter
15 5 (4.20%) NUnit
15 5 (4.20%) CruiseControl
15 5 (4.20%) WATIR
15 5 (4.20%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (36.13%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Advertising
3 2 (1.68%) Banking
3 2 (1.68%) Electronics
4 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (48.74%) Analyst
2 34 (28.57%) Developer
3 25 (21.01%) Tester
3 25 (21.01%) Analyst Programmer
3 25 (21.01%) Programmer
4 23 (19.33%) Test Analyst
4 23 (19.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 23 (19.33%) .NET Programmer
5 20 (16.81%) Software Tester
6 19 (15.97%) QA Analyst
7 14 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 14 (11.76%) QA Tester
8 9 (7.56%) Test Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Lead Analyst Programmer
9 7 (5.88%) Lead Programmer
10 6 (5.04%) Automation Tester
10 6 (5.04%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (47.90%) .NET
2 44 (36.97%) ASP.NET
3 43 (36.13%) HTML
4 42 (35.29%) jQuery
5 41 (34.45%) CSS
6 35 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (28.57%) JSON
8 32 (26.89%) WCF
9 31 (26.05%) HTML5
9 31 (26.05%) Castle Windsor
9 31 (26.05%) NHibernate
10 30 (25.21%) CSS3
10 30 (25.21%) AngularJS
11 26 (21.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (20.17%) REST
13 19 (15.97%) SOAP
14 17 (14.29%) XML
15 15 (12.61%) Web Services
15 15 (12.61%) WebSockets
16 11 (9.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.01%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (15.97%) Open Source
3 12 (10.08%) User Experience
4 3 (2.52%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.68%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (41.18%) Windows
2 11 (9.24%) Linux
3 4 (3.36%) Android
3 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (89.08%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (47.06%) TDD
3 50 (42.02%) Scrum
4 49 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (33.61%) MVC
6 26 (21.85%) Automated Testing
7 23 (19.33%) Test Automation
8 18 (15.13%) Manual Testing
9 17 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 17 (14.29%) BDD
10 14 (11.76%) Software Testing
10 14 (11.76%) Regression Testing
11 13 (10.92%) User Stories
12 10 (8.40%) Automation Testing
13 9 (7.56%) Web Application Development
13 9 (7.56%) Kanban
14 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
14 8 (6.72%) RAD
15 6 (5.04%) OO
15 6 (5.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.66%) C#
2 42 (35.29%) Java
3 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
4 19 (15.97%) SQL
5 5 (4.20%) VB
5 5 (4.20%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.36%) Ruby
6 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.36%) C++
7 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.76%) Degree
2 12 (10.08%) ISEB
3 4 (3.36%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (31.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (5.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (31.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.45%) Oracle
3 6 (5.04%) VMware
4 5 (4.20%) Perforce
5 4 (3.36%) Adobe
6 3 (2.52%) Compuware
6 3 (2.52%) HP
6 3 (2.52%) Telerik
6 3 (2.52%) IBM
Macclesfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £400000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago