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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 81 137 146
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 104 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.06% 1.15% 1.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.04% 8.35% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 97 39 41
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
741 539 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.83% 13.81% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 648 449 574
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 11 £37,500 +33.92% 5
Rochdale +7 11 £45,000 +13.92%
Salford - 8 £40,000 -
Cheadle - 5 £37,500 - 1
Wigan +6 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Bolton - 2 £37,500 - 1
Altrincham -2 1 £36,500 -39.16% 1
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 122 (67.78%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (56.11%) SQL
3 80 (44.44%) .NET
4 69 (38.33%) QA
5 63 (35.00%) C#
6 61 (33.89%) Scrum
7 56 (31.11%) TDD
8 54 (30.00%) Degree
9 52 (28.89%) Automated Testing
10 50 (27.78%) Java
11 46 (25.56%) Linux
12 45 (25.00%) BDD
13 42 (23.33%) Test Scripting
14 40 (22.22%) Android
14 40 (22.22%) Apple iOS
15 39 (21.67%) JavaScript
15 39 (21.67%) MVC
16 37 (20.56%) ASP.NET
17 35 (19.44%) SQL Server
17 35 (19.44%) Automation Testing
18 34 (18.89%) Cucumber
18 34 (18.89%) Test Automation
19 33 (18.33%) Finance
20 32 (17.78%) Manual Testing
20 32 (17.78%) WCF
21 30 (16.67%) Microsoft
21 30 (16.67%) SDLC
22 29 (16.11%) Regression Testing
22 29 (16.11%) Computer Science
22 29 (16.11%) SpecFlow

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 17 (9.44%) Apache
2 5 (2.78%) IIS
2 5 (2.78%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.11%) JBoss
4 1 (0.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Route 53
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.11%) VPN
2 10 (5.56%) Network Security
3 2 (1.11%) Internet
4 1 (0.56%) PPTP
4 1 (0.56%) IPsec
4 1 (0.56%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.78%) MySQL
3 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.67%) Big Data
5 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (18.89%) Cucumber
2 29 (16.11%) SpecFlow
3 27 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 27 (15.00%) JIRA
4 26 (14.44%) NUnit
5 22 (12.22%) WebDriver
6 19 (10.56%) Rhino Mocks
7 18 (10.00%) HP UFT
8 17 (9.44%) Git (software)
9 16 (8.89%) TeamCity
10 15 (8.33%) Hudson
11 13 (7.22%) SoapUI
12 11 (6.11%) WatiN
13 6 (3.33%) JUnit
14 5 (2.78%) Calabash
14 5 (2.78%) Selenium IDE
14 5 (2.78%) Appium
14 5 (2.78%) MSTest
14 5 (2.78%) Robotium
14 5 (2.78%) Jasmine
General
1 33 (18.33%) Finance
2 19 (10.56%) Advertising
3 3 (1.67%) Legal
4 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.11%) Electronics
4 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.11%) Games
4 2 (1.11%) Retail
4 2 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (38.33%) Analyst
2 57 (31.67%) Developer
3 56 (31.11%) Test Analyst
4 51 (28.33%) Tester
5 35 (19.44%) Software Tester
6 27 (15.00%) .NET Developer
7 18 (10.00%) Test Engineer
8 15 (8.33%) QA Tester
9 14 (7.78%) Software Developer
10 13 (7.22%) Software Engineer
11 11 (6.11%) Automated Tester
12 10 (5.56%) Java Developer
12 10 (5.56%) QA Analyst
12 10 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
13 9 (5.00%) Technical Test Analyst
13 9 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
14 8 (4.44%) Selenium Test Analyst
15 7 (3.89%) Oracle Developer
15 7 (3.89%) PHP Developer
16 6 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (44.44%) .NET
2 37 (20.56%) ASP.NET
3 32 (17.78%) WCF
4 28 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (13.33%) LINQ
6 22 (12.22%) LAMP
7 19 (10.56%) NHibernate
7 19 (10.56%) Lucene
7 19 (10.56%) RESTful
7 19 (10.56%) Castle Windsor
7 19 (10.56%) Lucene.Net
8 18 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 18 (10.00%) HTML
9 17 (9.44%) XML
9 17 (9.44%) Java EE
10 14 (7.78%) Symfony
10 14 (7.78%) CodeIgniter
11 12 (6.67%) Spring
12 11 (6.11%) jQuery
12 11 (6.11%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.11%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.78%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.11%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.33%) User Experience
5 4 (2.22%) Social Media
6 3 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.11%) DTV
8 1 (0.56%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.56%) PKI
8 1 (0.56%) Informatics
8 1 (0.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.56%) Linux
2 40 (22.22%) Android
2 40 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 14 (7.78%) Windows
4 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.56%) UNIX
5 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (67.78%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.89%) Scrum
3 56 (31.11%) TDD
4 52 (28.89%) Automated Testing
5 45 (25.00%) BDD
6 42 (23.33%) Test Scripting
7 39 (21.67%) MVC
8 35 (19.44%) Automation Testing
9 34 (18.89%) Test Automation
10 32 (17.78%) Manual Testing
11 30 (16.67%) SDLC
12 29 (16.11%) Regression Testing
13 27 (15.00%) OO
13 27 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 26 (14.44%) Software Testing
14 26 (14.44%) Kanban
15 25 (13.89%) Web Application Development
16 24 (13.33%) Software Engineering
17 21 (11.67%) Workflow
17 21 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 101 (56.11%) SQL
2 63 (35.00%) C#
3 50 (27.78%) Java
4 39 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 27 (15.00%) PHP
6 12 (6.67%) C++
7 11 (6.11%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.33%) Ruby
9 5 (2.78%) XQuery
9 5 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.67%) Python
11 2 (1.11%) C
11 2 (1.11%) Scala
12 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.56%) Groovy
12 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (30.00%) Degree
2 25 (13.89%) ISTQB
3 16 (8.89%) ISEB
4 11 (6.11%) HND
4 11 (6.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (38.33%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (3.89%) Docker
2 5 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.11%) Puppet
2 7 (3.89%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.56%) Oracle
3 11 (6.11%) Telerik
4 6 (3.33%) HP
5 2 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (0.56%) Apple
6 1 (0.56%) Perforce
6 1 (0.56%) Alterian
6 1 (0.56%) Google
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
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