The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 27 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.82% 0.77% 2.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.36% 6.45% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £30,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Selenium
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Development Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
44 31 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.86% 11.92% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Selenium
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Chester region.

Selenium Salary Trend in Chester

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 12 (92.31%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
3 7 (53.85%) SoapUI
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) JIRA
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 7 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) JMeter
4 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
4 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
5 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
5 5 (38.46%) JSP
5 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 5 (38.46%) HTTP
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) J2EE
6 4 (30.77%) MySQL
6 4 (30.77%) Apache
6 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) Ruby

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 7 (53.85%) SoapUI
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
2 7 (53.85%) JMeter
2 7 (53.85%) JIRA
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
4 3 (23.08%) Toad
5 2 (15.38%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (7.69%) Appium
6 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
6 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Tester
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Tester
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) COM
4 1 (7.69%) JDBC
4 1 (7.69%) Struts
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Release Management
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Kanban
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) Line Management
8 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) MVC
8 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) Groovy
6 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago