The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 75 112 135
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +23
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 117 78 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.38% 2.15% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.34% 10.41% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102 76 40
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Selenium
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
716 749 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.67% 20.69% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 606 656 505
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Selenium
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Manchester

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Manchester

Selenium
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +18 10 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bolton - 6 £40,000 -
Salford +10 4 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Rochdale +1 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 156 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (55.87%) Java
3 79 (37.09%) JavaScript
4 72 (33.80%) QA
5 70 (32.86%) SQL
6 68 (31.92%) Scrum
7 67 (31.46%) TDD
8 66 (30.99%) Test Scripting
9 65 (30.52%) JIRA
9 65 (30.52%) C#
10 55 (25.82%) HTML
11 54 (25.35%) BDD
12 51 (23.94%) WebDriver
12 51 (23.94%) CSS
12 51 (23.94%) Degree
13 44 (20.66%) Test Automation
13 44 (20.66%) Cucumber
14 42 (19.72%) Automated Testing
14 42 (19.72%) .NET
15 40 (18.78%) ISEB
15 40 (18.78%) Linux
15 40 (18.78%) Computer Science
16 39 (18.31%) Spring
17 35 (16.43%) Manual Testing
17 35 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (15.96%) Oracle
19 33 (15.49%) ISTQB
20 32 (15.02%) Finance
20 32 (15.02%) XML
20 32 (15.02%) HTML5

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (3.29%) Apache
2 6 (2.82%) JBoss
2 6 (2.82%) Node.js
3 5 (2.35%) CMS
4 3 (1.41%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.94%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.94%) GeoServer
5 2 (0.94%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) Magento
1 5 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.10%) GitHub
3 9 (4.23%) SaaS
4 8 (3.76%) PaaS
5 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.69%) Internet
2 8 (3.76%) SPDY
3 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.63%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (2.82%) Couchbase
5 4 (1.88%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.88%) MySQL
5 4 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.88%) Redis
6 3 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.94%) Big Data
7 2 (0.94%) GIS
7 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) DB2
8 1 (0.47%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 65 (30.52%) JIRA
2 51 (23.94%) WebDriver
3 44 (20.66%) Cucumber
4 28 (13.15%) Git (software)
5 23 (10.80%) SpecFlow
6 20 (9.39%) SoapUI
7 18 (8.45%) Maven
8 17 (7.98%) JUnit
9 16 (7.51%) Jenkins
10 13 (6.10%) HP UFT
10 13 (6.10%) NUnit
11 12 (5.63%) Bugzilla
11 12 (5.63%) JMeter
12 10 (4.69%) MSTest
13 9 (4.23%) Appium
14 8 (3.76%) TeamCity
15 7 (3.29%) Gerrit
15 7 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (2.82%) Gradle
16 6 (2.82%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 32 (15.02%) Finance
2 11 (5.16%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.23%) Games
4 6 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.82%) Marketing
5 5 (2.35%) Automotive
5 5 (2.35%) Electronics
5 5 (2.35%) Legal
5 5 (2.35%) Retail
6 4 (1.88%) Banking
6 4 (1.88%) Billing
7 3 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.41%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (38.97%) Developer
2 69 (32.39%) Analyst
3 65 (30.52%) Test Analyst
4 46 (21.60%) Software Developer
5 41 (19.25%) Tester
6 38 (17.84%) JavaScript Developer
7 37 (17.37%) SQL Developer
8 36 (16.90%) Automation Test Analyst
9 33 (15.49%) Java Developer
10 32 (15.02%) Automation Tester
11 26 (12.21%) .NET Developer
11 26 (12.21%) Java Software Developer
12 25 (11.74%) Software Tester
13 21 (9.86%) Senior Developer
14 20 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
14 20 (9.39%) C# Developer
15 18 (8.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
16 16 (7.51%) Java Engineer
16 16 (7.51%) QA Engineer
17 15 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.82%) HTML
2 51 (23.94%) CSS
3 42 (19.72%) .NET
4 39 (18.31%) Spring
5 32 (15.02%) HTML5
5 32 (15.02%) XML
6 31 (14.55%) Web Services
7 30 (14.08%) jQuery
8 29 (13.62%) .NET Framework
8 29 (13.62%) ASP.NET
9 28 (13.15%) AngularJS
10 26 (12.21%) Java EE
10 26 (12.21%) Oracle ADF
11 24 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (11.27%) JSON
12 21 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (9.86%) LINQ
13 20 (9.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (8.92%) CSS3
14 19 (8.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.78%) Computer Science
2 26 (12.21%) Mathematics
3 15 (7.04%) User Experience
4 11 (5.16%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.35%) iPad
7 4 (1.88%) BBC
7 4 (1.88%) iDTV
8 3 (1.41%) Blog
8 3 (1.41%) EPoS
9 2 (0.94%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.78%) Linux
2 21 (9.86%) Windows
3 17 (7.98%) Unix
4 9 (4.23%) Android
4 9 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (31.92%) Scrum
3 67 (31.46%) TDD
4 66 (30.99%) Test Scripting
5 54 (25.35%) BDD
6 44 (20.66%) Test Automation
7 42 (19.72%) Automated Testing
8 35 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (16.43%) Manual Testing
9 32 (15.02%) SDLC
10 30 (14.08%) Continuous Delivery
10 30 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (13.62%) MVC
12 27 (12.68%) Kanban
12 27 (12.68%) Workflow
13 25 (11.74%) Automation Testing
13 25 (11.74%) Functional Testing
14 23 (10.80%) Defect Management
15 22 (10.33%) QA Automation
16 21 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (55.87%) Java
2 79 (37.09%) JavaScript
3 70 (32.86%) SQL
4 65 (30.52%) C#
5 11 (5.16%) Ruby
6 10 (4.69%) PHP
7 8 (3.76%) Scala
8 7 (3.29%) Python
8 7 (3.29%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.35%) XPath
10 3 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.41%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.94%) XQuery
12 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.47%) C
12 1 (0.47%) C++
12 1 (0.47%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (23.94%) Degree
2 40 (18.78%) ISEB
3 33 (15.49%) ISTQB
4 13 (6.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.94%) HND
7 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (33.80%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (5.16%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.35%) Puppet
2 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.47%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (15.96%) Oracle
2 8 (3.76%) Atlassian
3 6 (2.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.35%) Ektron
4 5 (2.35%) HP
4 5 (2.35%) SAP
5 3 (1.41%) Telerik
5 3 (1.41%) webMethods
6 2 (0.94%) ESRI
7 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.47%) hybris
7 1 (0.47%) IBM
7 1 (0.47%) Sage
7 1 (0.47%) Twitter
7 1 (0.47%) Zend
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