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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 36 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 6 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.36% 2.64% 4.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.14% 13.33% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
35 45 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.78% 19.82% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 39
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 £35,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%

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 20 October 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) JUnit
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) JDBC
3 7 (63.64%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) J2EE
3 7 (63.64%) SOAP
3 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) HTTP
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (54.55%) JSP
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Mockito
4 6 (54.55%) JSON
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) JPA
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) RESTful
5 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 5 (45.45%) BDD
5 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
5 5 (45.45%) NoSQL

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 6 (54.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (45.45%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) HTTP
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Informix
1 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
1 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) JUnit
2 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
3 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Mockito
5 5 (45.45%) Maven
5 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
5 5 (45.45%) Introscope
5 5 (45.45%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (45.45%) Jasmine
6 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
6 1 (9.09%) JMeter
6 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JDBC
1 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) J2EE
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) JSP
3 6 (54.55%) JSON
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) Spring Integration
4 5 (45.45%) PowerMock
4 5 (45.45%) JAX-RS
4 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 5 (45.45%) Servlets
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) XSL
4 5 (45.45%) WSDL
4 5 (45.45%) JAX-RPC
4 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 5 (45.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 5 (45.45%) Compuware
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Perforce
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft