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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 46 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 17 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.18% 0.21% 3.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.00% 2.22% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 22
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £75,500
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 45 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.73% 9.39% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 84 43 90
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 10 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
Liverpool +12 15 £37,250 -6.87%
Southport - 2 - -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (84.62%) JIRA
2 20 (76.92%) Automated Testing
3 18 (69.23%) QA
3 18 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (57.69%) Defect Management
5 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
5 14 (53.85%) Manual Testing
6 13 (50.00%) Java
7 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
7 12 (46.15%) Degree
8 11 (42.31%) .NET
8 11 (42.31%) WebDriver
9 9 (34.62%) QA Automation
9 9 (34.62%) Regression Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Workflow
9 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (30.77%) Ruby
10 8 (30.77%) MVC
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 8 (30.77%) Automation Testing
11 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
11 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
11 7 (26.92%) JMeter
11 7 (26.92%) Scrum
11 7 (26.92%) Wealth Management
12 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
12 6 (23.08%) Ant
12 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
12 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (19.23%) PuTTY

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) PuTTY
1 5 (19.23%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) JIRA
2 11 (42.31%) WebDriver
3 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
3 7 (26.92%) JMeter
4 6 (23.08%) Ant
5 5 (19.23%) TortoiseSVN
5 5 (19.23%) WATIR
6 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
7 2 (7.69%) Gerrit
7 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
8 1 (3.85%) FogBugz
8 1 (3.85%) JUnit
8 1 (3.85%) Log4j
8 1 (3.85%) Maven
8 1 (3.85%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) QA Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Test Analyst
4 9 (34.62%) QA Analyst
4 9 (34.62%) QA Test Analyst
4 9 (34.62%) Test Engineer
4 9 (34.62%) Tester
5 7 (26.92%) QA Test Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) QA Tester
5 7 (26.92%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (23.08%) Java Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (23.08%) Web Analyst
6 6 (23.08%) Web Test Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) UAT Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) J2SE
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) SUSE
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Automated Testing
2 18 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (57.69%) Defect Management
4 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
4 14 (53.85%) Manual Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) QA Automation
5 9 (34.62%) Regression Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Workflow
6 8 (30.77%) Automation Testing
6 8 (30.77%) MVC
7 7 (26.92%) Scrum
7 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
7 7 (26.92%) Wealth Management
8 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
9 5 (19.23%) Performance Management
9 5 (19.23%) Validation
10 2 (7.69%) OWASP
10 2 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) Ruby
3 5 (19.23%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) HND
3 2 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) HP
1 5 (19.23%) Telerik
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago