The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 50 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.52% 3.79% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.41% 23.38% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 1
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Selenium
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
37 77 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.66% 16.21% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 72 81
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Selenium
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Liverpool

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (75.00%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
4 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Games
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 2 (16.67%) Online Games
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby
8 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (8.33%) Degree
8 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) FogBugz
4 1 (8.33%) eggPlant
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
3 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Online Games
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA