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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 106 133 142
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 75 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.85% 1.27% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.71% 9.11% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 41
Average salary £39,750 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
700 527 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.23% 13.91% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 596 466 582
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +9 11 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Cheadle - 7 - -
Rochdale - 6 £39,500 -
Bolton +5 2 £57,500 +91.66% 1
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 102 (77.86%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (36.64%) SQL
3 45 (34.35%) JavaScript
4 38 (29.01%) C#
5 37 (28.24%) TDD
5 37 (28.24%) QA
6 36 (27.48%) .NET
6 36 (27.48%) SQL Server
6 36 (27.48%) ISEB
7 34 (25.95%) Automated Testing
7 34 (25.95%) Automation Testing
8 32 (24.43%) WebDriver
8 32 (24.43%) HTML
9 31 (23.66%) Software Testing
10 29 (22.14%) Java
11 28 (21.37%) Finance
11 28 (21.37%) BDD
12 27 (20.61%) JUnit
12 27 (20.61%) CSS
13 26 (19.85%) Web Services
13 26 (19.85%) Linux
14 23 (17.56%) Windows
14 23 (17.56%) Scrum
15 22 (16.79%) ASP.NET
15 22 (16.79%) MySQL
16 21 (16.03%) Manual Testing
17 20 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (15.27%) Git (software)
17 20 (15.27%) Test Strategy
17 20 (15.27%) QuickTest Pro

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (6.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.34%) CMS
3 6 (4.58%) Jetty
3 6 (4.58%) Apache
4 5 (3.82%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.53%) Confluence
6 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.98%) Internet
2 3 (2.29%) FTP
3 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.48%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.79%) MySQL
3 15 (11.45%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.58%) Big Data
5 6 (4.58%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.82%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.53%) Mahout
9 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (24.43%) WebDriver
2 27 (20.61%) JUnit
3 20 (15.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 20 (15.27%) Git (software)
4 18 (13.74%) NUnit
4 18 (13.74%) Jenkins
5 16 (12.21%) Eclipse
6 15 (11.45%) Cucumber
7 13 (9.92%) SpecFlow
8 11 (8.40%) EasyMock
8 11 (8.40%) TestPartner
8 11 (8.40%) LoadRunner
8 11 (8.40%) SilkPerformer
8 11 (8.40%) QALoad
8 11 (8.40%) jMock
9 10 (7.63%) MSTest
10 9 (6.87%) SoapUI
10 9 (6.87%) Visual Studio
11 8 (6.11%) Dreamweaver
11 8 (6.11%) Maven
General
1 28 (21.37%) Finance
2 13 (9.92%) Marketing
3 10 (7.63%) Billing
4 7 (5.34%) Retail
5 5 (3.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Military
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (32.06%) Analyst
2 40 (30.53%) Developer
3 37 (28.24%) Test Analyst
4 31 (23.66%) Tester
5 18 (13.74%) Senior Developer
6 16 (12.21%) Software Tester
7 13 (9.92%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Head of Testing
9 7 (5.34%) UI Programmer
9 7 (5.34%) Software Test Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) UI Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Test Leader
9 7 (5.34%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Technical Tester
9 7 (5.34%) QA Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.82%) Team Leader
12 4 (3.05%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.48%) .NET
2 32 (24.43%) HTML
3 27 (20.61%) CSS
4 26 (19.85%) Web Services
5 22 (16.79%) ASP.NET
6 19 (14.50%) .NET Framework
6 19 (14.50%) jQuery
7 15 (11.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (11.45%) Hibernate
7 15 (11.45%) Spring
8 14 (10.69%) SOAP
9 13 (9.92%) XML
10 11 (8.40%) WCF
11 10 (7.63%) LINQ
11 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (7.63%) LINQ to SQL
11 10 (7.63%) REST
11 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (6.87%) Spring MVC
12 9 (6.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.82%) Graphic Design
1 5 (3.82%) Mathematics
1 5 (3.82%) Social Media
1 5 (3.82%) User Experience
2 4 (3.05%) Smartphone
2 4 (3.05%) Replication
3 3 (2.29%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.29%) Human Factors
3 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.53%) Blog
4 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.76%) Open Source
5 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.85%) Linux
2 23 (17.56%) Windows
3 12 (9.16%) Android
4 9 (6.87%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (77.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.24%) TDD
3 34 (25.95%) Automated Testing
3 34 (25.95%) Automation Testing
4 31 (23.66%) Software Testing
5 28 (21.37%) BDD
6 23 (17.56%) Scrum
7 21 (16.03%) Manual Testing
8 20 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (15.27%) Test Strategy
9 18 (13.74%) MVC
10 17 (12.98%) System Testing
11 16 (12.21%) Mentoring
11 16 (12.21%) Pair Programming
12 15 (11.45%) Test Automation
13 14 (10.69%) OO
14 13 (9.92%) UML
14 13 (9.92%) Coaching
15 12 (9.16%) Regression Testing
15 12 (9.16%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.64%) SQL
2 45 (34.35%) JavaScript
3 38 (29.01%) C#
4 29 (22.14%) Java
5 7 (5.34%) PHP
5 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.82%) C
7 2 (1.53%) C++
7 2 (1.53%) Python
7 2 (1.53%) Ruby
7 2 (1.53%) Groovy
8 1 (0.76%) Scala
8 1 (0.76%) XQuery
8 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (27.48%) ISEB
2 11 (8.40%) ISTQB
3 10 (7.63%) Degree
4 6 (4.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.53%) MCP
5 2 (1.53%) MCSD
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (28.24%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Puppet
2 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.53%) Hyperic
3 2 (1.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (11.45%) Oracle
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.69%) JBoss
3 8 (6.11%) VMware
4 5 (3.82%) HP
5 3 (2.29%) Apple
6 2 (1.53%) Twitter
6 2 (1.53%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.53%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.53%) New Relic
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