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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 34 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.89% 0.40% 3.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.52% 3.03% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,850 £42,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £42,500 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
42 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.81% 13.20% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 27
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 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 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) JMeter
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Kanban
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) Ruby
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) JUnit
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Release Management
6 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Groovy
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (50.00%) JMeter
3 4 (40.00%) JUnit
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (10.00%) Appium
6 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (10.00%) Toad
6 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) Release Management
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (20.00%) Content Management
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Groovy
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ATG
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) hybris
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
Chester, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Moneysupermarket
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago