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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 79 113 103
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 100 87 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.08% 2.16% 2.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.93% 11.85% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 88 84 66
Average salary £40,000 £36,125 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.72% -4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
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
718 734 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.10% 18.26% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 619 684 489
Average salary £43,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.17% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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
(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 0 16 £38,000 +10.94% 4
Bolton +21 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Rochdale +1 4 £47,500 -2.06%
Salford +3 3 £37,500 -1.31%
Wigan - 3 £23,500 - 1
Oldham - 3 £25,000 -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

1 151 (69.27%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (50.92%) Java
3 95 (43.58%) C#
4 90 (41.28%) QA
5 73 (33.49%) Test Scripting
6 70 (32.11%) Test Automation
7 69 (31.65%) SQL
8 66 (30.28%) Scrum
8 66 (30.28%) Degree
9 57 (26.15%) Automated Testing
9 57 (26.15%) JavaScript
10 56 (25.69%) Functional Testing
11 55 (25.23%) .NET
12 54 (24.77%) TDD
12 54 (24.77%) Cucumber
13 52 (23.85%) WebDriver
14 51 (23.39%) Manual Testing
15 50 (22.94%) BDD
16 47 (21.56%) JIRA
17 44 (20.18%) ISEB
18 42 (19.27%) HP UFT
18 42 (19.27%) Computer Science
18 42 (19.27%) SDLC
19 41 (18.81%) HTML
20 38 (17.43%) Windows
21 37 (16.97%) Web Services
22 34 (15.60%) Regression Testing
22 34 (15.60%) Software Testing
23 33 (15.14%) Linux
24 32 (14.68%) SQL Server

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 5 (2.29%) IIS
2 4 (1.83%) Apache
3 2 (0.92%) Alfresco
3 2 (0.92%) JBoss
4 1 (0.46%) Node.js
4 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.13%) GitHub
2 9 (4.13%) SaaS
3 8 (3.67%) PaaS
4 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.67%) Internet
1 8 (3.67%) SPDY
2 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.88%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.83%) Redis
6 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.92%) GIS
7 2 (0.92%) MySQL
7 2 (0.92%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.46%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (24.77%) Cucumber
2 52 (23.85%) WebDriver
3 47 (21.56%) JIRA
4 42 (19.27%) HP UFT
5 30 (13.76%) NUnit
6 25 (11.47%) SpecFlow
7 18 (8.26%) Git (software)
8 16 (7.34%) Jenkins
8 16 (7.34%) JUnit
9 15 (6.88%) SoapUI
10 14 (6.42%) Maven
11 13 (5.96%) Visual Studio
12 12 (5.50%) FitNesse
13 9 (4.13%) MSTest
13 9 (4.13%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (3.21%) Bugzilla
15 7 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
15 7 (3.21%) Rhino Mocks
15 7 (3.21%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (14.68%) Finance
2 6 (2.75%) Advertising
2 6 (2.75%) Games
2 6 (2.75%) Retail
3 4 (1.83%) Banking
4 3 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (1.38%) Legal
5 2 (0.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 80 (36.70%) Developer
2 76 (34.86%) Tester
3 67 (30.73%) Analyst
4 62 (28.44%) Test Analyst
5 46 (21.10%) Automation Tester
6 44 (20.18%) Software Developer
7 31 (14.22%) Software Tester
7 31 (14.22%) SQL Developer
8 30 (13.76%) Automation Analyst
8 30 (13.76%) Automation Test Analyst
9 29 (13.30%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (12.39%) QA Tester
11 26 (11.93%) Java Developer
12 25 (11.47%) .NET Developer
13 24 (11.01%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (11.01%) C# Developer
14 23 (10.55%) Automated Tester
14 23 (10.55%) Java Software Developer
14 23 (10.55%) QA Engineer
15 20 (9.17%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.23%) .NET
2 41 (18.81%) HTML
3 37 (16.97%) Web Services
4 31 (14.22%) CSS
5 28 (12.84%) Spring
6 27 (12.39%) ASP.NET
7 23 (10.55%) Java EE
7 23 (10.55%) jQuery
7 23 (10.55%) Oracle ADF
8 22 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (10.09%) WCF
9 19 (8.72%) HTML5
10 18 (8.26%) XML
11 17 (7.80%) .NET Framework
12 16 (7.34%) AngularJS
12 16 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 15 (6.88%) LINQ
14 13 (5.96%) CSS3
14 13 (5.96%) Gherkin
15 12 (5.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.27%) Computer Science
2 25 (11.47%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.05%) User Experience
4 9 (4.13%) iPhone
5 7 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.83%) Informatics
7 3 (1.38%) EPoS
8 1 (0.46%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.43%) Windows
2 33 (15.14%) Linux
3 7 (3.21%) Android
3 7 (3.21%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.46%) CentOS
4 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (69.27%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (33.49%) Test Scripting
3 70 (32.11%) Test Automation
4 66 (30.28%) Scrum
5 57 (26.15%) Automated Testing
6 56 (25.69%) Functional Testing
7 54 (24.77%) TDD
8 51 (23.39%) Manual Testing
9 50 (22.94%) BDD
10 42 (19.27%) SDLC
11 34 (15.60%) Regression Testing
11 34 (15.60%) Software Testing
12 32 (14.68%) QA Automation
13 31 (14.22%) Automation Testing
13 31 (14.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (14.22%) Workflow
14 30 (13.76%) Defect Management
15 27 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (11.47%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 111 (50.92%) Java
2 95 (43.58%) C#
3 69 (31.65%) SQL
4 57 (26.15%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.34%) PHP
6 15 (6.88%) Python
7 13 (5.96%) Scala
8 7 (3.21%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.92%) Ruby
9 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.92%) XQuery
10 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.46%) C
10 1 (0.46%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (30.28%) Degree
2 44 (20.18%) ISEB
3 31 (14.22%) ISTQB
4 14 (6.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (4.13%) HND
6 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (41.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.67%) Docker
2 2 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (7.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.92%) Puppet
3 1 (0.46%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (13.30%) Oracle
2 20 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.34%) HP
4 8 (3.67%) Atlassian
4 8 (3.67%) Telerik
5 2 (0.92%) ESRI
6 1 (0.46%) Apple
6 1 (0.46%) Google
6 1 (0.46%) Sage
6 1 (0.46%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Avecto Limited
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Salary is negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London/Manchester
Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FlexTime, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Tracsis Plc
Salary: Salary will vary dependent on levels of experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Recruit Zone
Salary: £20,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience +Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago