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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 74 94 133
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +39
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 54 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.81% 0.96% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.59% 6.40% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 54 13 4
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
429 250 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.31% 15.02% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 394 230 261
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
(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 15 £39,000 +18.18% 1
Chester +3 9 £32,500 +25.00% 2
Warrington -13 7 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Crewe - 7 £32,500 - 1
Macclesfield +15 6 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Northwich +6 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Knutsford -2 1 £47,500 +43.93% 2
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) QA
2 35 (47.95%) C#
3 34 (46.58%) .NET
4 31 (42.47%) HTML
5 29 (39.73%) Cucumber
6 28 (38.36%) TDD
6 28 (38.36%) ASP.NET
7 27 (36.99%) SQL
7 27 (36.99%) Windows
8 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
8 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
9 22 (30.14%) Java
10 21 (28.77%) Scrum
11 19 (26.03%) MVC
12 16 (21.92%) Automation Testing
13 15 (20.55%) Finance
13 15 (20.55%) CSS
13 15 (20.55%) Oracle
13 15 (20.55%) JSON
13 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (19.18%) WCF
14 14 (19.18%) BDD
14 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (19.18%) Automated Testing
14 14 (19.18%) QuickTest Pro
14 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
14 14 (19.18%) Selenium IDE
15 13 (17.81%) Castle Windsor
15 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (9.59%) NServiceBus
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 7 (9.59%) IBM HTTP Server
1 7 (9.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) HTTP
2 6 (8.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) Informix
3 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.59%) RDBMS
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (39.73%) Cucumber
2 14 (19.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (19.18%) Selenium IDE
3 11 (15.07%) JIRA
3 11 (15.07%) JUnit
4 9 (12.33%) NUnit
5 8 (10.96%) WebDriver
5 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
5 8 (10.96%) SpecFlow
6 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
6 7 (9.59%) Introscope
6 7 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (9.59%) Mockito
7 6 (8.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (6.85%) Toad
8 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
9 4 (5.48%) Maven
9 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
9 4 (5.48%) Jasmine
9 4 (5.48%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Electronics
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Analyst
2 20 (27.40%) Tester
3 19 (26.03%) Test Analyst
4 18 (24.66%) Software Tester
5 15 (20.55%) Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.33%) QA Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) .NET Programmer
7 8 (10.96%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 8 (10.96%) Analyst Programmer
7 8 (10.96%) Programmer
8 6 (8.22%) QA Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Tester
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Software Tester
9 5 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (5.48%) QA Automation Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Lead Programmer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (46.58%) .NET
2 31 (42.47%) HTML
3 28 (38.36%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.55%) CSS
4 15 (20.55%) JSON
5 14 (19.18%) WCF
5 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (17.81%) Castle Windsor
6 13 (17.81%) NHibernate
7 11 (15.07%) jQuery
7 11 (15.07%) Spring
7 11 (15.07%) JDBC
7 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
8 10 (13.70%) SOAP
9 8 (10.96%) HTML5
9 8 (10.96%) XML
10 7 (9.59%) PowerMock
10 7 (9.59%) JAX-RS
10 7 (9.59%) CSS3
10 7 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Open Source
2 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.59%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.37%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.99%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.36%) TDD
3 21 (28.77%) Scrum
4 19 (26.03%) MVC
5 16 (21.92%) Automation Testing
6 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (19.18%) BDD
7 14 (19.18%) Automated Testing
8 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
8 13 (17.81%) Manual Testing
9 11 (15.07%) System Testing
9 11 (15.07%) Web Testing
9 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
10 7 (9.59%) Web Application Development
10 7 (9.59%) Kanban
11 6 (8.22%) Regression Testing
11 6 (8.22%) Scrum-ban
12 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
13 4 (5.48%) Test Scripting
13 4 (5.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) C#
2 27 (36.99%) SQL
3 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
4 22 (30.14%) Java
5 11 (15.07%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.22%) VB
6 6 (8.22%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.48%) C++
7 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) ISEB
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (47.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Oracle
2 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.59%) IBM
3 7 (9.59%) Compuware
3 7 (9.59%) HP
3 7 (9.59%) Perforce
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago