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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 43 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 7 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.88% 1.58% 1.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.89% 12.12% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
47 66 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.63% 13.02% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 61 65
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 25 November 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 20 (80.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Cucumber
3 16 (64.00%) WebDriver
3 16 (64.00%) C#
4 13 (52.00%) JIRA
4 13 (52.00%) QA
5 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
6 10 (40.00%) Games
6 10 (40.00%) Automation Testing
7 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 9 (36.00%) SQL
7 9 (36.00%) SoapUI
7 9 (36.00%) Test Strategy
8 8 (32.00%) C++
8 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (28.00%) TDD
9 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Ruby
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (28.00%) SOAP
9 7 (28.00%) Online Games
9 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
11 5 (20.00%) User Stories
11 5 (20.00%) Hudson
11 5 (20.00%) SpecFlow
11 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (20.00%) BDD
11 5 (20.00%) TeamCity

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Cucumber
2 16 (64.00%) WebDriver
3 13 (52.00%) JIRA
4 9 (36.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (20.00%) SpecFlow
6 5 (20.00%) Bugzilla
6 5 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 5 (20.00%) Hudson
7 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (8.00%) TestComplete
8 1 (4.00%) eggPlant
General
1 10 (40.00%) Games
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Tester
2 8 (32.00%) Automation Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) SOAP
2 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Online Games
2 2 (8.00%) Open Source
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) BDD
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.00%) User Stories
7 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
9 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Line Management
10 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
10 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) C#
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) C++
5 7 (28.00%) Ruby
6 3 (12.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) QA