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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 58 54 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 15 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.26% 1.25% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.61% 9.23% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +4.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
119 65 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.92% 13.51% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 104 60 115
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -7 13 £35,000 +42.85%
Birkenhead - 2 £32,500 - 4
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (78.13%) QA
2 22 (68.75%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) Test Strategy
3 20 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 19 (59.38%) Gherkin
4 19 (59.38%) Cucumber
4 19 (59.38%) SoapUI
5 18 (56.25%) Open Source
5 18 (56.25%) C#
6 17 (53.13%) C++
6 17 (53.13%) Windows
7 16 (50.00%) Linux
7 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.75%) TDD
9 6 (18.75%) Automated Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
10 5 (15.63%) Spring
10 5 (15.63%) JSF
10 5 (15.63%) Maven
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery
10 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
10 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
10 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
10 5 (15.63%) HTML5
10 5 (15.63%) Puppet
10 5 (15.63%) Apache Hive
10 5 (15.63%) Big Data
10 5 (15.63%) Analytics

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
2 5 (15.63%) Apache Hive
2 5 (15.63%) Big Data
2 5 (15.63%) Redis
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Cucumber
1 19 (59.38%) SoapUI
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (3.13%) YouTrack
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
1 5 (15.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) QA Engineer
1 20 (62.50%) QA Automation Engineer
1 20 (62.50%) Automation Engineer
2 16 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
4 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Gherkin
2 5 (15.63%) Spring
2 5 (15.63%) JSF
2 5 (15.63%) jQuery
2 5 (15.63%) HTML5
2 5 (15.63%) Apache Avro
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) Replication
2 1 (3.13%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Test Strategy
2 20 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
5 5 (15.63%) Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.13%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Web Testing
8 1 (3.13%) MVC
8 1 (3.13%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) C#
3 17 (53.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (78.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
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