The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 55 48 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 13 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.24% 1.38% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.00% 11.90% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 1
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +4.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 42 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.24% 11.60% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 90 39 82
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
Merseyside

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 24 (80.00%) QA
2 22 (73.33%) Test Strategy
2 22 (73.33%) Java
3 20 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 19 (63.33%) Cucumber
4 19 (63.33%) Software Testing
4 19 (63.33%) SoapUI
4 19 (63.33%) Gherkin
5 18 (60.00%) Open Source
5 18 (60.00%) C#
6 17 (56.67%) C++
7 16 (53.33%) Windows
7 16 (53.33%) Linux
7 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.00%) TDD
10 5 (16.67%) Spring
10 5 (16.67%) JSF
10 5 (16.67%) Maven
10 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) Games
10 5 (16.67%) JUnit
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
10 5 (16.67%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
10 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
10 5 (16.67%) Big Data

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (16.67%) Big Data
2 5 (16.67%) Redis
2 5 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Cucumber
1 19 (63.33%) SoapUI
2 5 (16.67%) Maven
2 5 (16.67%) JUnit
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
1 5 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) QA Engineer
1 20 (66.67%) QA Automation Engineer
1 20 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
2 16 (53.33%) Test Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) Gherkin
2 5 (16.67%) Spring
2 5 (16.67%) JSF
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) jQuery
2 5 (16.67%) Apache Avro
2 5 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Test Strategy
2 20 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 19 (63.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 5 (16.67%) Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.33%) BDD
9 1 (3.33%) Web Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.33%) Change Control
9 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.33%) MVC
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) C#
3 17 (56.67%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet