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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 91 65 113
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +48
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 101 102 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.68% 3.85% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.17% 22.72% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 78 94 30
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
527 449 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.98% 16.96% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 411 377 358
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 16 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Leeds

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 161 (77.40%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (51.44%) Java
3 91 (43.75%) Cucumber
4 84 (40.38%) SQL
5 79 (37.98%) TDD
6 74 (35.58%) BDD
7 67 (32.21%) Scrum
8 62 (29.81%) Web Services
9 61 (29.33%) ISEB
10 56 (26.92%) SOAP
11 55 (26.44%) QA
12 54 (25.96%) JUnit
13 46 (22.12%) XML
14 45 (21.63%) Oracle
14 45 (21.63%) JBehave
15 43 (20.67%) Automation Testing
15 43 (20.67%) QuickTest Pro
15 43 (20.67%) Maven
16 42 (20.19%) MySQL
17 41 (19.71%) JMeter
18 40 (19.23%) C#
19 39 (18.75%) WebDriver
20 38 (18.27%) Hibernate
20 38 (18.27%) Spring
21 37 (17.79%) ActiveMQ
21 37 (17.79%) .NET
21 37 (17.79%) JBoss
21 37 (17.79%) Spring MVC
21 37 (17.79%) Apache Wicket
22 36 (17.31%) Tomcat

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 36 (17.31%) Tomcat
2 28 (13.46%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.33%) NServiceBus
4 8 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.92%) Apache
6 3 (1.44%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.96%) ATG Dynamo
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) HTTP
2 2 (0.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.19%) MySQL
2 35 (16.83%) Big Data
3 24 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.96%) DB2
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.48%) Redis
6 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 91 (43.75%) Cucumber
2 54 (25.96%) JUnit
3 45 (21.63%) JBehave
4 43 (20.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 43 (20.67%) Maven
5 41 (19.71%) JMeter
6 39 (18.75%) WebDriver
7 23 (11.06%) SpecFlow
8 22 (10.58%) SoapUI
9 17 (8.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (8.17%) FitNesse
10 15 (7.21%) Git (software)
10 15 (7.21%) Jenkins
11 12 (5.77%) LoadRunner
12 11 (5.29%) Behat
13 10 (4.81%) Visual Studio
14 9 (4.33%) Capybara
14 9 (4.33%) Subversion
15 8 (3.85%) WinRunner
16 6 (2.88%) WATIR
General
1 24 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.65%) Finance
3 8 (3.85%) Marketing
4 4 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (38.46%) Analyst
1 80 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 56 (26.92%) Developer
3 32 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 32 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
4 30 (14.42%) Java Developer
5 29 (13.94%) Tester
6 21 (10.10%) Agile Test Analyst
7 20 (9.62%) Test Manager
8 19 (9.13%) Automation Test Analyst
8 19 (9.13%) Automation Analyst
9 18 (8.65%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.25%) Automation Tester
10 13 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 13 (6.25%) Test Engineer
11 12 (5.77%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 11 (5.29%) Test Leader
13 10 (4.81%) Lead Test Analyst
13 10 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
14 9 (4.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (29.81%) Web Services
2 56 (26.92%) SOAP
3 46 (22.12%) XML
4 38 (18.27%) Hibernate
4 38 (18.27%) Spring
5 37 (17.79%) ActiveMQ
5 37 (17.79%) .NET
5 37 (17.79%) Spring MVC
5 37 (17.79%) Apache Wicket
6 35 (16.83%) JDBC
6 35 (16.83%) JSON
6 35 (16.83%) Apache Camel
6 35 (16.83%) REST
7 34 (16.35%) AngularJS
7 34 (16.35%) RESTful
8 32 (15.38%) JPA
8 32 (15.38%) JMS
9 24 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
10 17 (8.17%) XSD
10 17 (8.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.77%) Open Source
2 11 (5.29%) User Experience
3 3 (1.44%) Online Games
3 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.96%) GIS
4 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.46%) Linux
2 24 (11.54%) UNIX
3 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (77.40%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (37.98%) TDD
3 74 (35.58%) BDD
4 67 (32.21%) Scrum
5 43 (20.67%) Automation Testing
6 35 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (16.83%) Enterprise Architecture
6 35 (16.83%) Test Automation
7 33 (15.87%) Test Management
7 33 (15.87%) Test Planning
8 24 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
8 24 (11.54%) Complex Event Processing
9 23 (11.06%) Automated Testing
10 22 (10.58%) Information Management
10 22 (10.58%) Software Testing
10 22 (10.58%) User Stories
10 22 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (10.10%) Test Scripting
11 21 (10.10%) Manual Testing
11 21 (10.10%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 107 (51.44%) Java
2 84 (40.38%) SQL
3 40 (19.23%) C#
4 25 (12.02%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.21%) PHP
6 11 (5.29%) C++
6 11 (5.29%) Ruby
7 9 (4.33%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 61 (29.33%) ISEB
2 21 (10.10%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.92%) Degree
3 4 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.96%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (26.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (10.10%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (21.63%) Oracle
2 37 (17.79%) JBoss
3 25 (12.02%) Microsoft
4 24 (11.54%) HP
5 2 (0.96%) BEA
5 2 (0.96%) IBM
5 2 (0.96%) ATG
5 2 (0.96%) hybris
6 1 (0.48%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.48%) Perforce
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