The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 16 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 49 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 8 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.70% 5.40% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.53% 42.86% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 1
Average salary £28,636 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.39% -28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Development Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 70 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.14% 12.59% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 68 66 48
Average salary £35,232 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.40% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £72,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
Tyne and Wear

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Selenium
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (72.73%) Scrum
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JUnit
3 6 (54.55%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) Scala
3 6 (54.55%) Open Source
3 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 5 (45.45%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Games
5 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Play Framework
6 3 (27.27%) User Stories
6 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) Spring
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Web Design
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) HTTP
6 3 (27.27%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JUnit
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) RSpec
2 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Firebug
3 1 (9.09%) Fiddler
3 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) Ajax
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Django
2 3 (27.27%) Guice
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) CSS3
2 3 (27.27%) Play Framework
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Scrum
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Web Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (27.27%) User Stories
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) V-Model
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
1 6 (54.55%) Scala
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
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