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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 52 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 10 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.82% 0.90% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 6.45% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 4
Average salary £34,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
65 62 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.82% 13.96% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 58 57 45
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (57.89%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Python
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) JUnit
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
5 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Scala
5 6 (31.58%) Open Source
5 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Ruby
5 6 (31.58%) QA
5 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) LoadRunner
7 4 (21.05%) MySQL
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (21.05%) PHP
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) Firebug

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JUnit
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) LoadRunner
3 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 4 (21.05%) Firebug
3 4 (21.05%) Fiddler
4 3 (15.79%) Facilita Forecast
4 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.79%) RSpec
4 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
4 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 3 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (5.26%) Hudson
5 1 (5.26%) MSTest
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.26%) TestNG
5 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Software Tester
1 5 (26.32%) Tester
2 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tester
4 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) Ajax
3 4 (21.05%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) CSS3
4 3 (15.79%) Play Framework
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Django
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) Spring
4 3 (15.79%) Guice
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Web Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (15.79%) User Stories
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Web Design
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) Scala
3 6 (31.58%) Ruby
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Google
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