The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 57 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.99% 1.81% 1.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.68% 9.47% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £28,636
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -7.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Selenium
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Development Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
71 95 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.71% 19.15% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 63 68 77
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,232
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,650 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016, 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 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Test Scripting
3 9 (52.94%) WebDriver
4 7 (41.18%) QA
4 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 7 (41.18%) Functional Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
5 6 (35.29%) V-Model
5 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
5 6 (35.29%) Gherkin
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) Ruby
6 5 (29.41%) Load Testing
6 5 (29.41%) SaaS
6 5 (29.41%) API Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Open Source
7 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
7 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
7 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
9 2 (11.76%) CSS
9 2 (11.76%) SOAP
9 2 (11.76%) DOM
9 2 (11.76%) C#
9 2 (11.76%) HTML
9 2 (11.76%) Java
9 2 (11.76%) JavaScript

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) WebDriver
2 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) Mocha
3 2 (11.76%) Protractor
3 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Automation Tester
1 9 (52.94%) Tester
2 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) QA Automation Tester
4 5 (29.41%) QA Tester
5 4 (23.53%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (23.53%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) Ajax
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) CSS3
2 2 (11.76%) DOM
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) Sass
2 2 (11.76%) Semantic HTML
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Test Scripting
3 7 (41.18%) Functional Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
4 6 (35.29%) V-Model
5 5 (29.41%) API Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Load Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.76%) BDD
8 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (11.76%) OOP
8 2 (11.76%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
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