The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 24 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.58% 2.41% 3.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.27% 10.61% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 9
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
22 66 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.79% 22.68% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 55 36
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) B2B
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Fintech
5 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) B2B
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) RedGate
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