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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 68 93 117
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +24
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 61 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.13% 1.51% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.73% 8.92% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 61 19 13
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,050 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
414 269 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.22% 16.95% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 376 245 266
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 15 £40,000 +21.21% 4
Macclesfield +9 10 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Crewe +7 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Chester -3 9 £32,500 -13.33%
Warrington -13 6 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Knutsford -6 2 £48,750 +68.10%
Northwich +8 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 77 (92.77%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (51.81%) .NET
3 37 (44.58%) HTML
3 37 (44.58%) TDD
4 36 (43.37%) QA
5 35 (42.17%) C#
5 35 (42.17%) ASP.NET
6 34 (40.96%) Windows
7 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
7 30 (36.14%) Scrum
8 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
8 29 (34.94%) Cucumber
9 26 (31.33%) SQL
9 26 (31.33%) MVC
10 25 (30.12%) CSS
11 24 (28.92%) Java
12 23 (27.71%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (24.10%) Finance
14 20 (24.10%) JSON
14 20 (24.10%) jQuery
15 18 (21.69%) WCF
15 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
16 17 (20.48%) QuickTest Pro
16 17 (20.48%) Oracle
16 17 (20.48%) NHibernate
16 17 (20.48%) Castle Windsor
17 16 (19.28%) Automation Testing
18 15 (18.07%) AngularJS
18 15 (18.07%) HTML5

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (13.25%) NServiceBus
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (9.64%) IBM HTTP Server
2 8 (9.64%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.61%) Flash Media Server
3 3 (3.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) HTTP
2 6 (7.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.64%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.64%) Informix
5 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (34.94%) Cucumber
2 17 (20.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (18.07%) JUnit
4 14 (16.87%) Selenium IDE
5 13 (15.66%) SpecFlow
5 13 (15.66%) JIRA
6 11 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (13.25%) Visual Studio
7 10 (12.05%) WebDriver
8 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
9 8 (9.64%) Mockito
9 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
9 8 (9.64%) Introscope
9 8 (9.64%) NUnit
10 6 (7.23%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (6.02%) SoapUI
11 5 (6.02%) Toad
12 4 (4.82%) Eclipse
12 4 (4.82%) Maven
12 4 (4.82%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Advertising
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (48.19%) Analyst
2 21 (25.30%) Tester
2 21 (25.30%) Developer
3 20 (24.10%) Test Analyst
3 20 (24.10%) Software Tester
4 12 (14.46%) Analyst Programmer
4 12 (14.46%) Programmer
4 12 (14.46%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 12 (14.46%) .NET Programmer
5 11 (13.25%) QA Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.23%) QA Tester
8 5 (6.02%) QA Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Tester
8 5 (6.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Software Tester
8 5 (6.02%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) QA Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (51.81%) .NET
2 37 (44.58%) HTML
3 35 (42.17%) ASP.NET
4 25 (30.12%) CSS
5 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (24.10%) JSON
6 20 (24.10%) jQuery
7 18 (21.69%) WCF
8 17 (20.48%) NHibernate
8 17 (20.48%) Castle Windsor
9 15 (18.07%) HTML5
9 15 (18.07%) AngularJS
10 14 (16.87%) CSS3
11 13 (15.66%) SOAP
12 12 (14.46%) JDBC
12 12 (14.46%) Spring
13 11 (13.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (10.84%) Web Services
14 9 (10.84%) XML
15 8 (9.64%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Open Source
2 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.64%) N-Tier
4 5 (6.02%) User Experience
5 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.41%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.96%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.82%) Linux
4 3 (3.61%) Android
4 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (92.77%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.58%) TDD
3 30 (36.14%) Scrum
4 26 (31.33%) MVC
5 23 (27.71%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (19.28%) Automation Testing
7 15 (18.07%) Automated Testing
8 14 (16.87%) Manual Testing
8 14 (16.87%) BDD
9 13 (15.66%) Software Testing
10 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
11 10 (12.05%) Web Testing
11 10 (12.05%) Web Application Development
12 9 (10.84%) System Testing
13 8 (9.64%) Regression Testing
14 7 (8.43%) Kanban
15 6 (7.23%) Scrum-ban
16 4 (4.82%) Agile Project Management
16 4 (4.82%) Test Scripting
16 4 (4.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.17%) C#
2 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
3 26 (31.33%) SQL
4 24 (28.92%) Java
5 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.23%) VB
6 6 (7.23%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.61%) C++
9 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) ISEB
2 5 (6.02%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (43.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.48%) Oracle
3 8 (9.64%) IBM
3 8 (9.64%) Compuware
3 8 (9.64%) HP
3 8 (9.64%) Perforce
4 3 (3.61%) Adobe
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Northwich
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago