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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 81 119 139
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 116 72 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.99% 1.77% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.76% 10.91% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 109 56 35
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £29,250 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
736 660 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.96% 16.23% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 664 544 457
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +9 10 £37,500 +31.57% 4
Salford - 10 £40,000 -
Rochdale -1 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cheadle +5 4 £37,500 -
Wigan - 3 £27,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £36,500 - 1
Oldham - 1 £28,500 - 1
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 129 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (48.99%) SQL
3 82 (41.41%) .NET
3 82 (41.41%) C#
4 74 (37.37%) QA
5 69 (34.85%) Java
6 60 (30.30%) Scrum
6 60 (30.30%) Automated Testing
7 58 (29.29%) Degree
8 52 (26.26%) TDD
9 48 (24.24%) Linux
9 48 (24.24%) BDD
10 45 (22.73%) Cucumber
10 45 (22.73%) Test Scripting
10 45 (22.73%) JavaScript
11 42 (21.21%) ASP.NET
11 42 (21.21%) Test Automation
12 39 (19.70%) Manual Testing
12 39 (19.70%) SQL Server
12 39 (19.70%) MVC
12 39 (19.70%) Finance
13 38 (19.19%) Regression Testing
13 38 (19.19%) Automation Testing
14 36 (18.18%) NUnit
14 36 (18.18%) Computer Science
15 35 (17.68%) WCF
16 34 (17.17%) JIRA
17 31 (15.66%) Microsoft
17 31 (15.66%) WebDriver
17 31 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (6.06%) Apache
2 6 (3.03%) IIS
3 5 (2.53%) Alfresco
4 3 (1.52%) JBoss
5 1 (0.51%) CMS
5 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.01%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Route 53
3 1 (0.51%) GitHub
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.56%) VPN
2 10 (5.05%) Network Security
3 1 (0.51%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.51%) PPTP
3 1 (0.51%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.58%) MySQL
3 8 (4.04%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.52%) Big Data
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.51%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 45 (22.73%) Cucumber
2 36 (18.18%) NUnit
3 34 (17.17%) JIRA
4 31 (15.66%) WebDriver
5 29 (14.65%) HP UFT
6 27 (13.64%) SpecFlow
7 26 (13.13%) Jenkins
8 20 (10.10%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (6.57%) SoapUI
9 13 (6.57%) Git (software)
10 11 (5.56%) TeamCity
10 11 (5.56%) Visual Studio
11 10 (5.05%) JUnit
12 9 (4.55%) Hudson
13 8 (4.04%) WatiN
14 7 (3.54%) Moq
14 7 (3.54%) Selenium IDE
14 7 (3.54%) ReSharper
14 7 (3.54%) FitNesse
15 6 (3.03%) Jasmine
General
1 39 (19.70%) Finance
2 20 (10.10%) Advertising
3 5 (2.53%) Retail
4 2 (1.01%) Marketing
4 2 (1.01%) Electronics
4 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Automotive
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (34.85%) Analyst
2 64 (32.32%) Developer
3 59 (29.80%) Tester
4 58 (29.29%) Test Analyst
5 33 (16.67%) Software Tester
6 27 (13.64%) .NET Developer
7 19 (9.60%) Automation Tester
8 18 (9.09%) QA Tester
9 15 (7.58%) Test Engineer
10 14 (7.07%) Software Engineer
10 14 (7.07%) Software Developer
11 13 (6.57%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
13 10 (5.05%) Automation Analyst
13 10 (5.05%) QA Analyst
13 10 (5.05%) Automation Test Analyst
14 9 (4.55%) Automated Tester
15 8 (4.04%) Technical Test Analyst
15 8 (4.04%) Java Software Developer
15 8 (4.04%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (41.41%) .NET
2 42 (21.21%) ASP.NET
3 35 (17.68%) WCF
4 31 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (11.62%) LINQ
6 21 (10.61%) HTML
7 20 (10.10%) Lucene
7 20 (10.10%) NHibernate
7 20 (10.10%) Java EE
7 20 (10.10%) Castle Windsor
7 20 (10.10%) Lucene.Net
8 19 (9.60%) XML
9 17 (8.59%) Spring
10 16 (8.08%) Web Services
10 16 (8.08%) LAMP
11 13 (6.57%) Oracle ADF
11 13 (6.57%) RESTful
12 11 (5.56%) .NET Framework
13 9 (4.55%) jQuery
13 9 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.61%) Mobile App
3 16 (8.08%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.55%) User Experience
5 3 (1.52%) iPhone
6 2 (1.01%) Informatics
6 2 (1.01%) DTV
6 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.51%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.51%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.51%) PKI
7 1 (0.51%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (24.24%) Linux
2 28 (14.14%) Android
2 28 (14.14%) Apple iOS
3 23 (11.62%) Windows
4 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.01%) UNIX
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.51%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (30.30%) Scrum
2 60 (30.30%) Automated Testing
3 52 (26.26%) TDD
4 48 (24.24%) BDD
5 45 (22.73%) Test Scripting
6 42 (21.21%) Test Automation
7 39 (19.70%) Manual Testing
7 39 (19.70%) MVC
8 38 (19.19%) Regression Testing
8 38 (19.19%) Automation Testing
9 30 (15.15%) OO
9 30 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (14.65%) SDLC
11 28 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (13.64%) Web Application Development
13 26 (13.13%) Kanban
13 26 (13.13%) Software Engineering
14 25 (12.63%) Software Testing
15 21 (10.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 97 (48.99%) SQL
2 82 (41.41%) C#
3 69 (34.85%) Java
4 45 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 26 (13.13%) PHP
6 13 (6.57%) PL/SQL
7 12 (6.06%) C++
8 7 (3.54%) Python
8 7 (3.54%) Ruby
9 6 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.53%) XQuery
10 5 (2.53%) Scala
11 2 (1.01%) C
12 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.51%) Groovy
12 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (29.29%) Degree
2 21 (10.61%) ISTQB
3 20 (10.10%) ISEB
4 13 (6.57%) HND
5 11 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (37.37%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (3.54%) Docker
2 5 (2.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.57%) Puppet
2 7 (3.54%) Vagrant
2 7 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.51%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 31 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.63%) Oracle
3 13 (6.57%) Telerik
4 12 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (1.01%) SAP
5 2 (1.01%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.51%) Alterian
6 1 (0.51%) Apple
6 1 (0.51%) Perforce
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