The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 98 108 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 28 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.52% 0.91% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.33% 6.07% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 8
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
336 280 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.23% 14.99% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 292 235 299
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
North West

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
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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 15 £30,000 - 1
Warrington -18 8 £31,250 +4.16% 1
Northwich - 4 £30,000 -
Knutsford +14 2 £30,000 +20.00%
Chester +11 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Crewe - 1 £32,500 -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (55.00%) SQL
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) C#
2 20 (50.00%) QA
3 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
3 17 (42.50%) Selenium IDE
4 15 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 15 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 14 (35.00%) HTML
5 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 14 (35.00%) .NET
6 13 (32.50%) Web Testing
7 12 (30.00%) System Testing
7 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (30.00%) Windows
7 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (27.50%) ISEB
8 11 (27.50%) Java
9 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (22.50%) Manual Testing
10 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
10 9 (22.50%) TDD
11 8 (20.00%) Spring
11 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
12 7 (17.50%) Finance
13 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
14 5 (12.50%) Automotive
14 5 (12.50%) Maven
14 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.50%) Apache
1 1 (2.50%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.00%) Informix
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Selenium IDE
2 15 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.50%) Maven
3 5 (12.50%) JUnit
4 4 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (10.00%) NUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.50%) TestNG
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Tester
2 12 (30.00%) Software Tester
3 9 (22.50%) Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Software Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) QA Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Manual Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Functional Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) HTML
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.00%) Spring
4 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (12.50%) SOAP
5 5 (12.50%) Web Services
5 5 (12.50%) Swing
5 5 (12.50%) J2EE
5 5 (12.50%) GWT
6 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
7 3 (7.50%) CSS
8 2 (5.00%) HTML5
8 2 (5.00%) CSS3
8 2 (5.00%) RESTful
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
8 2 (5.00%) JSON
9 1 (2.50%) JSP
9 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.50%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
1 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Web Testing
4 12 (30.00%) System Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Manual Testing
5 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
5 9 (22.50%) TDD
6 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.50%) SOA
7 5 (12.50%) UML
7 5 (12.50%) OO
7 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Load Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) C#
3 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (27.50%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) ISEB
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Google
1 5 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) HP
2 2 (5.00%) Telerik
3 1 (2.50%) Apple
3 1 (2.50%) Talend
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Interquest - Korus Group - Chester
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Training,
Posted: 18 days ago