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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 43 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 14 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.52% 1.84% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.59% 13.56% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 1
Average salary £34,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
68 59 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.23% 13.56% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 60 56 44
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +23.18%
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 20 August 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (60.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Automation Testing
3 10 (40.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) Python
3 10 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (36.00%) LoadRunner
4 9 (36.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (32.00%) C#
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) JUnit
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) QA
5 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (28.00%) Scrum
6 7 (28.00%) Ruby
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (28.00%) UNIX
7 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (24.00%) HTML
7 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Scala
7 6 (24.00%) Open Source
8 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
8 5 (20.00%) REST

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) LoadRunner
2 8 (32.00%) JUnit
2 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (28.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
6 4 (16.00%) Firebug
6 4 (16.00%) Fiddler
6 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (12.00%) RSpec
7 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (12.00%) Subversion
8 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (8.00%) TestNG
8 2 (8.00%) Hudson
9 1 (4.00%) MSTest
9 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Tester
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) Ajax
3 5 (20.00%) REST
4 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) Guice
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) CSS3
5 3 (12.00%) Play Framework
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (12.00%) JSON
5 3 (12.00%) Django
5 3 (12.00%) Spring
6 2 (8.00%) SOAP
6 2 (8.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) UNIX
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Automation Testing
2 10 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (28.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Web Development
8 3 (12.00%) Web Design
8 3 (12.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (12.00%) User Stories
9 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
10 1 (4.00%) System Testing
10 1 (4.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) Python
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) Ruby
6 6 (24.00%) Scala
7 5 (20.00%) VB
8 4 (16.00%) PHP
9 2 (8.00%) Perl
10 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.00%) ISEB
5 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Google
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago