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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 89 132 163
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +31
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 82 55 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.54% 1.43% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.45% 9.93% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 30
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 £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
716 554 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.14% 14.39% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 616 483 593
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,095
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +13 13 £45,000 +15.38% 3
Stockport +15 11 £37,500 +29.31% 3
Salford +8 3 £40,000 -1.23%
Bolton +7 2 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Cheadle - 2 £37,500 -
Wigan +4 1 £37,500 - 2
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 117 (74.05%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (50.00%) SQL
3 70 (44.30%) .NET
4 59 (37.34%) Scrum
5 58 (36.71%) TDD
6 55 (34.81%) QA
7 49 (31.01%) Automated Testing
8 48 (30.38%) C#
9 44 (27.85%) BDD
10 42 (26.58%) Android
11 41 (25.95%) Apple iOS
12 40 (25.32%) Degree
13 38 (24.05%) MVC
14 36 (22.78%) Test Scripting
15 33 (20.89%) Cucumber
16 32 (20.25%) SDLC
17 31 (19.62%) Automation Testing
17 31 (19.62%) Test Automation
18 30 (18.99%) Java
19 29 (18.35%) Linux
20 27 (17.09%) ASP.NET
20 27 (17.09%) ISTQB
21 26 (16.46%) WCF
21 26 (16.46%) Manual Testing
21 26 (16.46%) Jenkins
21 26 (16.46%) SpecFlow
21 26 (16.46%) SQL Server
22 25 (15.82%) Finance
22 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
23 24 (15.19%) Kanban

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 18 (11.39%) Apache
2 3 (1.90%) JBoss
3 2 (1.27%) IIS
3 2 (1.27%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.53%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.63%) Route 53
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.43%) VPN
2 6 (3.80%) Network Security
3 2 (1.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.63%) PPTP
4 1 (0.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.96%) MySQL
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.90%) Big Data
5 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (20.89%) Cucumber
2 26 (16.46%) Jenkins
2 26 (16.46%) SpecFlow
3 23 (14.56%) JIRA
4 22 (13.92%) NUnit
5 20 (12.66%) WebDriver
5 20 (12.66%) QuickTest Pro
6 18 (11.39%) Git (software)
7 17 (10.76%) Rhino Mocks
8 16 (10.13%) TeamCity
9 15 (9.49%) Hudson
10 9 (5.70%) WatiN
11 8 (5.06%) SoapUI
12 6 (3.80%) JUnit
13 5 (3.16%) Calabash
13 5 (3.16%) Appium
13 5 (3.16%) Robotium
13 5 (3.16%) Jasmine
14 4 (2.53%) MSTest
15 3 (1.90%) Gradle
General
1 25 (15.82%) Finance
2 17 (10.76%) Advertising
3 6 (3.80%) Retail
4 4 (2.53%) Legal
5 2 (1.27%) Electronics
5 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.63%) Military
6 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (37.97%) Analyst
2 51 (32.28%) Test Analyst
2 51 (32.28%) Tester
3 40 (25.32%) Developer
4 33 (20.89%) Software Tester
5 21 (13.29%) .NET Developer
6 17 (10.76%) Test Engineer
7 15 (9.49%) Software Engineer
8 12 (7.59%) QA Tester
8 12 (7.59%) Automation Tester
9 9 (5.70%) Automated Tester
9 9 (5.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) QA Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.06%) Test Leader
11 7 (4.43%) PHP Developer
11 7 (4.43%) Technical Test Analyst
11 7 (4.43%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (3.80%) Software Test Engineer
13 5 (3.16%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (44.30%) .NET
2 27 (17.09%) ASP.NET
3 26 (16.46%) WCF
4 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (13.29%) LINQ
6 19 (12.03%) .NET Framework
7 18 (11.39%) LAMP
8 17 (10.76%) Lucene
8 17 (10.76%) NHibernate
8 17 (10.76%) Lucene.Net
8 17 (10.76%) Castle Windsor
9 16 (10.13%) RESTful
10 14 (8.86%) XML
10 14 (8.86%) Symfony
10 14 (8.86%) CodeIgniter
11 9 (5.70%) HTML
12 6 (3.80%) Web Services
12 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.80%) jQuery
13 5 (3.16%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.66%) Mobile App
2 14 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.90%) User Experience
5 2 (1.27%) DTV
5 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.27%) Social Media
6 1 (0.63%) Arduino
6 1 (0.63%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.63%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.58%) Android
2 41 (25.95%) Apple iOS
3 29 (18.35%) Linux
4 7 (4.43%) Windows
5 1 (0.63%) CentOS
5 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (74.05%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (37.34%) Scrum
3 58 (36.71%) TDD
4 49 (31.01%) Automated Testing
5 44 (27.85%) BDD
6 38 (24.05%) MVC
7 36 (22.78%) Test Scripting
8 32 (20.25%) SDLC
9 31 (19.62%) Automation Testing
9 31 (19.62%) Test Automation
10 26 (16.46%) Manual Testing
11 24 (15.19%) Kanban
11 24 (15.19%) Software Testing
12 23 (14.56%) Regression Testing
13 22 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (13.29%) OO
14 21 (13.29%) Unit Testing
15 19 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (12.03%) Software Engineering
15 19 (12.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.00%) SQL
2 48 (30.38%) C#
3 30 (18.99%) Java
4 24 (15.19%) JavaScript
5 23 (14.56%) PHP
6 9 (5.70%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.06%) C++
8 5 (3.16%) Ruby
9 3 (1.90%) Python
10 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.27%) C
10 2 (1.27%) XQuery
10 2 (1.27%) Scala
11 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (25.32%) Degree
2 27 (17.09%) ISTQB
3 18 (11.39%) ISEB
4 9 (5.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (5.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (34.81%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Docker
2 2 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) Puppet
2 3 (1.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.33%) Oracle
3 9 (5.70%) Telerik
4 8 (5.06%) HP
5 3 (1.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.63%) Alterian
6 1 (0.63%) Perforce
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum +
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hot Rec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Manchester, Lancashire
Tracsis
Salary: £Competitive + benefits package + pension
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
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