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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 107 125 174
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +49
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 78 65 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.11% 1.61% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.66% 10.76% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 77 48 19
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
732 604 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.77% 15.01% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 642 514 523
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Rochdale - 15 £45,000 - 2
Stockport +10 10 £35,250 +21.55% 2
Bolton +4 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Salford +2 1 £38,000 -6.17%
Wigan -2 1 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Oldham - 1 - -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 113 (68.07%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (50.60%) SQL
3 66 (39.76%) .NET
4 58 (34.94%) Automated Testing
5 57 (34.34%) QA
6 53 (31.93%) Scrum
7 51 (30.72%) TDD
7 51 (30.72%) C#
8 46 (27.71%) Test Scripting
9 42 (25.30%) Android
9 42 (25.30%) Automation Testing
10 41 (24.70%) Apple iOS
11 37 (22.29%) BDD
11 37 (22.29%) ISTQB
12 36 (21.69%) Degree
13 35 (21.08%) Java
13 35 (21.08%) MVC
14 31 (18.67%) Finance
15 30 (18.07%) Test Automation
16 29 (17.47%) Cucumber
16 29 (17.47%) Jenkins
17 28 (16.87%) SpecFlow
17 28 (16.87%) JavaScript
17 28 (16.87%) Software Testing
18 27 (16.27%) Regression Testing
18 27 (16.27%) WebDriver
18 27 (16.27%) User Acceptance Testing
19 25 (15.06%) Manual Testing
19 25 (15.06%) QuickTest Pro
20 24 (14.46%) Linux

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (13.25%) Apache
2 9 (5.42%) JBoss
3 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.60%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 9 (5.42%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (5.42%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.42%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (5.42%) MySQL
3 3 (1.81%) Big Data
4 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (17.47%) Cucumber
1 29 (17.47%) Jenkins
2 28 (16.87%) SpecFlow
3 27 (16.27%) WebDriver
4 25 (15.06%) QuickTest Pro
5 22 (13.25%) Git (software)
6 19 (11.45%) JIRA
7 15 (9.04%) TeamCity
8 14 (8.43%) Hudson
9 12 (7.23%) WatiN
9 12 (7.23%) NUnit
10 11 (6.63%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (5.42%) Gradle
11 9 (5.42%) JUnit
11 9 (5.42%) Eclipse
12 5 (3.01%) Robotium
12 5 (3.01%) Jasmine
12 5 (3.01%) Calabash
12 5 (3.01%) Appium
13 4 (2.41%) MSTest
General
1 31 (18.67%) Finance
2 14 (8.43%) Retail
3 11 (6.63%) Advertising
4 6 (3.61%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.61%) Military
5 4 (2.41%) Legal
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Games
6 2 (1.20%) Electronics
6 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (40.96%) Analyst
2 63 (37.95%) Test Analyst
3 60 (36.14%) Tester
4 34 (20.48%) Software Tester
5 32 (19.28%) Developer
6 18 (10.84%) Automation Tester
7 17 (10.24%) Test Engineer
8 13 (7.83%) .NET Developer
9 12 (7.23%) Test Leader
9 12 (7.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 11 (6.63%) Software Engineer
10 11 (6.63%) Test Manager
11 9 (5.42%) Senior Manager
11 9 (5.42%) QA Tester
11 9 (5.42%) Senior Test Manager
12 8 (4.82%) Software Developer
13 7 (4.22%) Java Developer
13 7 (4.22%) PHP Developer
13 7 (4.22%) Technical Analyst
13 7 (4.22%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (39.76%) .NET
2 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET
3 17 (10.24%) XML
3 17 (10.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (9.64%) .NET Framework
4 16 (9.64%) WCF
5 15 (9.04%) LINQ
6 14 (8.43%) RESTful
7 13 (7.83%) Symfony
7 13 (7.83%) CodeIgniter
7 13 (7.83%) LAMP
8 11 (6.63%) Web Services
8 11 (6.63%) NHibernate
8 11 (6.63%) Lucene
8 11 (6.63%) Castle Windsor
8 11 (6.63%) Lucene.Net
9 10 (6.02%) HTML
10 9 (5.42%) Hibernate
10 9 (5.42%) JSP
10 9 (5.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.05%) Mobile App
2 15 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.81%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.20%) DTV
6 1 (0.60%) BBC
6 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (0.60%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.30%) Android
2 41 (24.70%) Apple iOS
3 24 (14.46%) Linux
4 8 (4.82%) Windows
5 2 (1.20%) UNIX
6 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (68.07%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (34.94%) Automated Testing
3 53 (31.93%) Scrum
4 51 (30.72%) TDD
5 46 (27.71%) Test Scripting
6 42 (25.30%) Automation Testing
7 37 (22.29%) BDD
8 35 (21.08%) MVC
9 30 (18.07%) Test Automation
10 28 (16.87%) Software Testing
11 27 (16.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 27 (16.27%) Regression Testing
12 25 (15.06%) Manual Testing
13 24 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (12.65%) Web Testing
15 20 (12.05%) Unit Testing
15 20 (12.05%) E-Commerce
16 18 (10.84%) Kanban
17 17 (10.24%) Test Strategy
18 16 (9.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 84 (50.60%) SQL
2 51 (30.72%) C#
3 35 (21.08%) Java
4 28 (16.87%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.64%) PHP
6 13 (7.83%) Ruby
7 12 (7.23%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.60%) Python
9 1 (0.60%) Groovy
9 1 (0.60%) Scala
9 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (22.29%) ISTQB
2 36 (21.69%) Degree
3 21 (12.65%) ISEB
4 12 (7.23%) HND
4 12 (7.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (34.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 15 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.23%) Telerik
3 11 (6.63%) Oracle
4 7 (4.22%) HP
5 4 (2.41%) SAP
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 33,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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