The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 48 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.84% 3.13% 2.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.07% 27.40% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 13
Average salary £28,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
56 73 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.43% 11.42% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 70 72
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 2015.

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 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
Liverpool +1 5 £28,750 -17.85% 1
Southport - 4 - - 2
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Maven
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (33.33%) SUSE
4 4 (33.33%) Log4j
4 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 4 (33.33%) SQL

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Log4j
1 4 (33.33%) Maven
1 4 (33.33%) Ant
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) SilkTest
2 1 (8.33%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) QA Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) J2SE
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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Posted: 8 days ago
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