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 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 45 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 4 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.08% 2.52% 1.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.16% 15.38% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
49 78 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.17% 16.39% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 40 74 80
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 14 (77.78%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 11 (61.11%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) WebDriver
4 10 (55.56%) QA
5 8 (44.44%) JIRA
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) Games
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
7 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
8 5 (27.78%) C++
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) SOAP
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) Online Games
8 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Ruby
9 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
10 3 (16.67%) PHP
10 3 (16.67%) Python
10 3 (16.67%) Scrum
10 3 (16.67%) Agile Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 2 (11.11%) .NET
11 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
11 2 (11.11%) TDD

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 11 (61.11%) WebDriver
3 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 2 (11.11%) Hudson
6 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
7 1 (5.56%) FogBugz
7 1 (5.56%) eggPlant
General
1 7 (38.89%) Games
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Tester
1 6 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) QA Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Online Games
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.11%) User Stories
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 3 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA