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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 113 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 62 105 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.68% 2.87% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.99% 16.33% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44 67 72
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £45,700 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
517 643 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.98% 17.55% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 438 459 391
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Selenium
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Leeds

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Leeds

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 58 (53.21%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (45.87%) Java
3 45 (41.28%) TDD
4 42 (38.53%) Automated Testing
5 40 (36.70%) QA
6 32 (29.36%) WebDriver
7 31 (28.44%) ISEB
8 28 (25.69%) jQuery
9 27 (24.77%) Software Testing
10 26 (23.85%) Manual Testing
10 26 (23.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (23.85%) Test Automation
10 26 (23.85%) Automation Testing
11 24 (22.02%) Test Scripting
11 24 (22.02%) SQL
11 24 (22.02%) HTML
11 24 (22.02%) E-Commerce
12 23 (21.10%) SQL Server
13 22 (20.18%) .NET
14 21 (19.27%) C#
14 21 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (18.35%) HTML5
15 20 (18.35%) ReSharper
15 20 (18.35%) MVC
16 19 (17.43%) ISTQB
17 18 (16.51%) Visual Studio
17 18 (16.51%) Cucumber
18 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
18 16 (14.68%) BDD
19 15 (13.76%) Test Strategy

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (7.34%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) FTP
2 2 (1.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.59%) Big Data
4 3 (2.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (29.36%) WebDriver
2 26 (23.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (18.35%) ReSharper
4 18 (16.51%) Visual Studio
4 18 (16.51%) Cucumber
5 15 (13.76%) SpecFlow
5 15 (13.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (12.84%) SoapUI
7 13 (11.93%) QuickTest Pro
8 10 (9.17%) Jenkins
9 9 (8.26%) JUnit
10 8 (7.34%) TeamCity
10 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
10 8 (7.34%) Selenium IDE
10 8 (7.34%) Hudson
11 5 (4.59%) Jasmine
11 5 (4.59%) Moq
11 5 (4.59%) JMeter
11 5 (4.59%) Xcode
12 3 (2.75%) JIRA
General
1 5 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (4.59%) Retail
2 4 (3.67%) Finance
3 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (39.45%) Analyst
1 43 (39.45%) Test Analyst
2 39 (35.78%) Developer
3 20 (18.35%) Tester
4 17 (15.60%) Software Developer
5 15 (13.76%) .NET Developer
6 12 (11.01%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.09%) Agile Test Analyst
8 10 (9.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (9.17%) Automation Test Analyst
8 10 (9.17%) Automation Analyst
9 8 (7.34%) Software Tester
9 8 (7.34%) PHP Developer
9 8 (7.34%) Automation Tester
10 6 (5.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) QA Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Test Leader
11 5 (4.59%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.69%) jQuery
2 24 (22.02%) HTML
3 22 (20.18%) .NET
4 20 (18.35%) HTML5
5 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (13.76%) WCF
5 15 (13.76%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (11.93%) CSS
7 9 (8.26%) RESTful
8 8 (7.34%) Symfony
8 8 (7.34%) SOAP
8 8 (7.34%) XML
9 6 (5.50%) Web Services
10 5 (4.59%) WPF
10 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (4.59%) Breeze.js
10 5 (4.59%) REST
10 5 (4.59%) CSS3
11 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) User Experience
2 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.59%) NHS
3 4 (3.67%) GIS
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.26%) Linux
2 7 (6.42%) Windows
3 5 (4.59%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (4.59%) Android
3 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (53.21%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (41.28%) TDD
3 42 (38.53%) Automated Testing
4 27 (24.77%) Software Testing
5 26 (23.85%) Manual Testing
5 26 (23.85%) Test Automation
5 26 (23.85%) Automation Testing
6 24 (22.02%) Test Scripting
6 24 (22.02%) E-Commerce
7 21 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (18.35%) MVC
9 16 (14.68%) BDD
10 15 (13.76%) Test Strategy
10 15 (13.76%) Unit Testing
11 11 (10.09%) E-business
12 9 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (7.34%) System Testing
14 7 (6.42%) Test Planning
14 7 (6.42%) Scrum
15 5 (4.59%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (45.87%) Java
2 24 (22.02%) SQL
3 21 (19.27%) C#
4 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.17%) PHP
6 5 (4.59%) C++
6 5 (4.59%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.75%) Ruby
7 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.92%) Python
8 1 (0.92%) C
8 1 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (28.44%) ISEB
2 19 (17.43%) ISTQB
3 15 (13.76%) Degree
4 9 (8.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.59%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (36.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.26%) HP
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) IBM
4 5 (4.59%) Apple
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle
6 1 (0.92%) SAP
6 1 (0.92%) Compuware
6 1 (0.92%) Empirix
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