The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 51 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 18 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.82% 1.92% -
As % of the Development Applications category 25.35% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
71 72 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.11% 11.54% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 68 70 111
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Selenium
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Merseyside region.

Selenium Salary Trend in Merseyside

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Selenium
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Liverpool +6 16 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Birkenhead - 2 - - 1
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 21 (65.63%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 15 (46.88%) QA
4 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
5 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 11 (34.38%) Automated Testing
6 11 (34.38%) TDD
6 11 (34.38%) WebDriver
7 10 (31.25%) SoapUI
7 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
7 10 (31.25%) C++
7 10 (31.25%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) JIRA
8 9 (28.13%) ISEB
9 8 (25.00%) Linux
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.00%) Automation Testing
10 7 (21.88%) Games
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
11 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
12 5 (15.63%) Ruby
12 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (15.63%) Online Games
12 5 (15.63%) BDD
12 5 (15.63%) Scrum
12 5 (15.63%) SOAP

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Big Data
2 4 (12.50%) Redis
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (34.38%) WebDriver
3 10 (31.25%) SoapUI
3 10 (31.25%) JIRA
4 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
5 5 (15.63%) Bugzilla
5 5 (15.63%) Hudson
5 5 (15.63%) SpecFlow
5 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
6 4 (12.50%) JUnit
6 4 (12.50%) Maven
6 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 3 (9.38%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (6.25%) TestComplete
9 1 (3.13%) YouTrack
9 1 (3.13%) WATIR
9 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 7 (21.88%) Games
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Tester
2 8 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) QA Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Automation Tester
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Automated Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) SOAP
1 5 (15.63%) Gherkin
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Avro
2 4 (12.50%) HTML5
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) Spring
2 4 (12.50%) JSF
2 4 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Online Games
1 5 (15.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
2 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 12 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 11 (34.38%) Automated Testing
3 11 (34.38%) TDD
4 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
5 8 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.63%) BDD
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 5 (15.63%) User Stories
8 4 (12.50%) Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Load Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Security Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.13%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (31.25%) C++
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago