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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 95 99 116
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 18 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 1.45% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.50% 8.23% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 10
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
277 316 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.22% 17.58% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 233 271 237
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 24 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 24 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 +13 5 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Crewe -2 5 £44,000 +35.38% 1
Wilmslow -14 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Warrington +3 1 - - 1
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 57 (85.07%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (49.25%) TDD
3 32 (47.76%) .NET
4 31 (46.27%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (44.78%) HTML
5 30 (44.78%) C#
6 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
6 29 (43.28%) Scrum
7 26 (38.81%) Java
7 26 (38.81%) ASP.NET
8 24 (35.82%) jQuery
9 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
9 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
9 23 (34.33%) Finance
9 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
10 22 (32.84%) MVC
10 22 (32.84%) CSS
10 22 (32.84%) Windows
11 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (29.85%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (29.85%) REST
12 20 (29.85%) Castle Windsor
12 20 (29.85%) WCF
12 20 (29.85%) NHibernate
13 19 (28.36%) HTML5
14 18 (26.87%) JSON
14 18 (26.87%) Visual Studio
15 17 (25.37%) SOAP
15 17 (25.37%) CSS3
15 17 (25.37%) AngularJS

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 16 (23.88%) NServiceBus
2 7 (10.45%) IIS
3 6 (8.96%) Apache
3 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.49%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Mingle
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Trello
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) HTTP
2 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.94%) MySQL
4 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
6 5 (7.46%) JasperReports
6 5 (7.46%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (26.87%) Visual Studio
3 16 (23.88%) SpecFlow
4 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
4 14 (20.90%) Cucumber
4 14 (20.90%) JUnit
5 13 (19.40%) JIRA
6 11 (16.42%) SoapUI
7 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
8 8 (11.94%) WebDriver
8 8 (11.94%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (11.94%) JMeter
9 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
10 6 (8.96%) TestNG
11 5 (7.46%) MyEclipse
12 4 (5.97%) TeamCity
12 4 (5.97%) Maven
12 4 (5.97%) NUnit
12 4 (5.97%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (5.97%) Selenium IDE
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Advertising
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 27 (40.30%) Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Analyst Programmer
3 14 (20.90%) Programmer
3 14 (20.90%) Java Developer
4 12 (17.91%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 12 (17.91%) .NET Programmer
5 10 (14.93%) QA Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) Test Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Test Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Tester
7 7 (10.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (8.96%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (8.96%) .NET Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Lead Analyst Programmer
9 5 (7.46%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Lead Programmer
10 4 (5.97%) Automation Tester
11 3 (4.48%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.76%) .NET
2 30 (44.78%) HTML
3 26 (38.81%) ASP.NET
4 24 (35.82%) jQuery
5 22 (32.84%) CSS
6 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (29.85%) Castle Windsor
7 20 (29.85%) REST
7 20 (29.85%) NHibernate
7 20 (29.85%) WCF
8 19 (28.36%) HTML5
9 18 (26.87%) JSON
10 17 (25.37%) CSS3
10 17 (25.37%) SOAP
10 17 (25.37%) AngularJS
11 16 (23.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (19.40%) J2EE
13 11 (16.42%) XML
14 9 (13.43%) Web Services
15 8 (11.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.45%) Open Source
3 7 (10.45%) Client/Server
4 6 (8.96%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) UNIX
4 3 (4.48%) Android
4 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (85.07%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (49.25%) TDD
3 31 (46.27%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (43.28%) Scrum
5 22 (32.84%) MVC
6 16 (23.88%) BDD
7 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
7 14 (20.90%) Automated Testing
8 10 (14.93%) User Stories
8 10 (14.93%) Test Scripting
9 8 (11.94%) Kanban
10 7 (10.45%) Software Testing
11 6 (8.96%) OO
11 6 (8.96%) Regression Testing
11 6 (8.96%) DevOps
11 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.46%) Web Application Development
12 5 (7.46%) Manual Testing
12 5 (7.46%) Mobile Application Development
13 4 (5.97%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) C#
2 26 (38.81%) Java
3 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.90%) SQL
5 5 (7.46%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.46%) Ruby
6 4 (5.97%) VB
7 3 (4.48%) Python
8 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.99%) Groovy
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) ISEB
2 6 (8.96%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.39%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) Oracle
3 6 (8.96%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) Telerik
5 2 (2.99%) Adobe
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
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Wilmslow
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago