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 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 37 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.53% 2.59% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.50% 12.77% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
40 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 15.69% 20.26% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 45
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 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 19 September 2014, 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) JDBC
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (55.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) Mockito
2 5 (55.56%) PowerMock
2 5 (55.56%) JAX-RS
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Introscope
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Perforce
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) WSDL
2 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 5 (55.56%) IBM

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (55.56%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Informix
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (55.56%) Introscope
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Mockito
3 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (44.44%) Maven
3 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
3 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JDBC
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Servlets
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) XSL
2 5 (55.56%) WSDL
2 5 (55.56%) JAX-RPC
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) PowerMock
2 5 (55.56%) JAX-RS
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) Spring Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 4 (44.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Compuware
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Perforce