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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 101 95 116
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 20 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.13% 1.51% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.92% 8.94% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 9
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
289 302 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.32% 16.93% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 250 268 229
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Chester +18 5 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Crewe +8 5 £44,000 +35.38% 1
Wilmslow -12 5 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Warrington +10 2 £26,500 -18.46% 4
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 70 (84.34%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (48.19%) TDD
3 36 (43.37%) Scrum
3 36 (43.37%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (42.17%) Java
4 35 (42.17%) .NET
5 34 (40.96%) HTML
6 32 (38.55%) C#
6 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
7 29 (34.94%) Finance
8 28 (33.73%) Windows
9 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET
9 27 (32.53%) jQuery
9 27 (32.53%) REST
10 26 (31.33%) MS Excel
11 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
11 25 (30.12%) CSS
11 25 (30.12%) MVC
12 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
13 23 (27.71%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (26.51%) NHibernate
14 22 (26.51%) JSON
14 22 (26.51%) WCF
14 22 (26.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (26.51%) Castle Windsor
15 21 (25.30%) HTML5
16 20 (24.10%) SOAP
16 20 (24.10%) JIRA
16 20 (24.10%) Cucumber
16 20 (24.10%) SpecFlow

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 18 (21.69%) NServiceBus
2 8 (9.64%) IIS
3 7 (8.43%) Apache
3 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.20%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (1.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 26 (31.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) Mingle
3 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.61%) Trello
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) HTTP
2 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.84%) MySQL
4 7 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.02%) JasperReports
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (27.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (24.10%) SpecFlow
2 20 (24.10%) Cucumber
2 20 (24.10%) JIRA
3 19 (22.89%) Visual Studio
4 16 (19.28%) Jenkins
5 14 (16.87%) JUnit
5 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
6 12 (14.46%) QuickTest Pro
6 12 (14.46%) SoapUI
7 10 (12.05%) WebDriver
8 8 (9.64%) JMeter
8 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
9 7 (8.43%) Maven
10 6 (7.23%) TestNG
11 5 (6.02%) MyEclipse
12 4 (4.82%) TeamCity
12 4 (4.82%) WATIR
12 4 (4.82%) FitNesse
12 4 (4.82%) NUnit
General
1 29 (34.94%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (39.76%) Analyst
2 32 (38.55%) Developer
3 18 (21.69%) Java Developer
4 16 (19.28%) Analyst Programmer
4 16 (19.28%) Programmer
5 14 (16.87%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 14 (16.87%) .NET Programmer
6 11 (13.25%) QA Analyst
6 11 (13.25%) Tester
7 10 (12.05%) Test Analyst
8 9 (10.84%) Test Engineer
9 8 (9.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (8.43%) J2EE Developer
11 6 (7.23%) QA Tester
11 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
11 6 (7.23%) Software Tester
11 6 (7.23%) Automation Engineer
12 5 (6.02%) Lead Analyst Programmer
12 5 (6.02%) Lead Programmer
13 4 (4.82%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (42.17%) .NET
2 34 (40.96%) HTML
3 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET
3 27 (32.53%) jQuery
3 27 (32.53%) REST
4 25 (30.12%) CSS
5 22 (26.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (26.51%) Castle Windsor
5 22 (26.51%) NHibernate
5 22 (26.51%) JSON
5 22 (26.51%) WCF
6 21 (25.30%) HTML5
7 20 (24.10%) SOAP
7 20 (24.10%) AngularJS
8 19 (22.89%) CSS3
9 18 (21.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (18.07%) J2EE
11 14 (16.87%) XML
12 13 (15.66%) Web Services
13 10 (12.05%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (13.25%) Open Source
3 8 (9.64%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.43%) Client/Server
4 7 (8.43%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.73%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Linux
3 4 (4.82%) UNIX
4 3 (3.61%) Android
4 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (84.34%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (48.19%) TDD
3 36 (43.37%) Scrum
3 36 (43.37%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (30.12%) MVC
5 19 (22.89%) Test Automation
6 18 (21.69%) BDD
6 18 (21.69%) Automated Testing
7 13 (15.66%) Test Scripting
8 12 (14.46%) User Stories
9 9 (10.84%) Manual Testing
10 8 (9.64%) Kanban
10 8 (9.64%) Regression Testing
11 7 (8.43%) Software Testing
11 7 (8.43%) DevOps
12 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.23%) OO
13 5 (6.02%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (6.02%) Automation Testing
13 5 (6.02%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.17%) Java
2 32 (38.55%) C#
3 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.07%) SQL
5 5 (6.02%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.82%) VB
6 4 (4.82%) Ruby
7 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.20%) C++
9 1 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) ISEB
2 7 (8.43%) Degree
3 5 (6.02%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (8.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.28%) Oracle
3 7 (8.43%) VMware
4 3 (3.61%) Telerik
5 2 (2.41%) Adobe
5 2 (2.41%) Perforce
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