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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 132 89 74
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 48 91 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.44% 2.80% 3.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.14% 18.69% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34 76 90
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £50,000 £45,000
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
525 487 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.70% 15.01% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 449 372 526
Average salary £41,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.69% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Leeds

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 111 (76.55%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (53.10%) Java
3 56 (38.62%) SQL
4 45 (31.03%) TDD
5 42 (28.97%) Cucumber
6 39 (26.90%) ISEB
6 39 (26.90%) BDD
7 37 (25.52%) Web Services
7 37 (25.52%) Automated Testing
8 35 (24.14%) JUnit
9 34 (23.45%) .NET
9 34 (23.45%) Oracle
9 34 (23.45%) Scrum
10 33 (22.76%) SOAP
10 33 (22.76%) WebDriver
11 31 (21.38%) MySQL
12 30 (20.69%) C#
12 30 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 30 (20.69%) QuickTest Pro
12 30 (20.69%) JMeter
12 30 (20.69%) QA
13 29 (20.00%) XML
13 29 (20.00%) Maven
13 29 (20.00%) Manual Testing
13 29 (20.00%) Automation Testing
14 28 (19.31%) MVC
15 27 (18.62%) HTML
15 27 (18.62%) SpecFlow
16 25 (17.24%) Hibernate
16 25 (17.24%) Spring

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (15.86%) JBoss
1 23 (15.86%) Tomcat
1 23 (15.86%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.52%) NServiceBus
3 6 (4.14%) Apache
3 6 (4.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.07%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.38%) ATG Dynamo
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.69%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) HTTP
2 5 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.38%) MySQL
2 30 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 21 (14.48%) Big Data
4 11 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.14%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.38%) DB2
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 42 (28.97%) Cucumber
2 35 (24.14%) JUnit
3 33 (22.76%) WebDriver
4 30 (20.69%) QuickTest Pro
4 30 (20.69%) JMeter
5 29 (20.00%) Maven
6 27 (18.62%) SpecFlow
7 25 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (15.86%) JBehave
9 22 (15.17%) Visual Studio
10 12 (8.28%) FitNesse
11 11 (7.59%) ReSharper
11 11 (7.59%) SoapUI
11 11 (7.59%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
12 5 (3.45%) Git (software)
13 4 (2.76%) Eclipse
14 2 (1.38%) WATIR
14 2 (1.38%) JIRA
14 2 (1.38%) TestNG
General
1 12 (8.28%) Telecoms
1 12 (8.28%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Marketing
3 1 (0.69%) Legal
3 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (46.21%) Analyst
1 67 (46.21%) Test Analyst
2 55 (37.93%) Developer
3 23 (15.86%) Senior Developer
3 23 (15.86%) Java Developer
4 22 (15.17%) Senior Analyst
4 22 (15.17%) Senior Test Analyst
5 20 (13.79%) Agile Test Analyst
6 18 (12.41%) Tester
7 17 (11.72%) Software Developer
8 14 (9.66%) Automation Test Analyst
8 14 (9.66%) Automation Analyst
9 11 (7.59%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (7.59%) QA Analyst
10 10 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (6.21%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 7 (4.83%) Automation Tester
12 7 (4.83%) Lead Developer
13 6 (4.14%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.52%) Web Services
2 34 (23.45%) .NET
3 33 (22.76%) SOAP
4 29 (20.00%) XML
5 27 (18.62%) HTML
6 25 (17.24%) Hibernate
6 25 (17.24%) Spring
7 24 (16.55%) ActiveMQ
7 24 (16.55%) Spring MVC
7 24 (16.55%) Apache Wicket
8 23 (15.86%) HTML5
9 22 (15.17%) RESTful
10 21 (14.48%) JSON
10 21 (14.48%) JDBC
10 21 (14.48%) REST
10 21 (14.48%) AngularJS
10 21 (14.48%) Apache Camel
11 19 (13.10%) WCF
12 18 (12.41%) JPA
12 18 (12.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.14%) User Experience
2 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 5 (3.45%) Open Source
3 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.38%) GIS
5 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.10%) Linux
2 13 (8.97%) UNIX
3 3 (2.07%) Windows
4 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (76.55%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.03%) TDD
3 39 (26.90%) BDD
4 37 (25.52%) Automated Testing
5 34 (23.45%) Scrum
6 29 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 29 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 28 (19.31%) MVC
8 23 (15.86%) Test Automation
9 22 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (15.17%) Software Testing
10 21 (14.48%) Enterprise Architecture
10 21 (14.48%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (13.79%) Test Planning
12 15 (10.34%) E-Commerce
13 14 (9.66%) Test Strategy
14 12 (8.28%) Dependency Injection
14 12 (8.28%) Complex Event Processing
14 12 (8.28%) Mentoring
14 12 (8.28%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (53.10%) Java
2 56 (38.62%) SQL
3 30 (20.69%) C#
4 15 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.52%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.07%) PHP
8 1 (0.69%) Python
8 1 (0.69%) Ruby
8 1 (0.69%) Perl
8 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (26.90%) ISEB
2 19 (13.10%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.59%) Degree
4 9 (6.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.07%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (23.45%) Oracle
2 19 (13.10%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.41%) HP
4 3 (2.07%) IBM
5 2 (1.38%) hybris
5 2 (1.38%) BEA
5 2 (1.38%) ATG
6 1 (0.69%) Perforce
6 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.69%) Empirix
6 1 (0.69%) Compuware
6 1 (0.69%) SAP
6 1 (0.69%) Rackspace
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