The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 66 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.20% 0.43% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.42% 2.17% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £32,500 £47,218 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.17% +34.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,444 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £47,218 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Selenium
England

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

Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
109 138 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 18.66% 19.86% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 94 131 55
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £39,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Selenium
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Selenium Salary Trend in the North East

Selenium
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +9 6 £31,250 -33.81% 2
Durham - 1 £35,000 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) Test Scripting
4 18 (51.43%) Performance Testing
5 17 (48.57%) HTML
5 17 (48.57%) Java
5 17 (48.57%) CSS
6 16 (45.71%) C#
7 14 (40.00%) Functional Testing
8 12 (34.29%) QA
8 12 (34.29%) .NET
8 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
8 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (34.29%) Automated Testing
8 12 (34.29%) Software Testing
9 11 (31.43%) ISEB
9 11 (31.43%) Firebug
9 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
9 11 (31.43%) Security Testing
9 11 (31.43%) Manual Testing
10 10 (28.57%) Test Management
10 10 (28.57%) JIRA
10 10 (28.57%) REST
10 10 (28.57%) N-Tier
10 10 (28.57%) Linux
11 9 (25.71%) Unix
11 9 (25.71%) Python
12 8 (22.86%) SOAP
12 8 (22.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (22.86%) WebDriver

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Firebug
2 10 (28.57%) JIRA
3 8 (22.86%) WebDriver
4 7 (20.00%) Bugzilla
5 6 (17.14%) JUnit
6 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 5 (14.29%) TestNG
7 4 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
7 4 (11.43%) Hudson
7 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
7 4 (11.43%) PHPUnit
7 4 (11.43%) Subversion
8 2 (5.71%) Mocha
8 2 (5.71%) Protractor
9 1 (2.86%) MSTest
9 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Analyst
1 20 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Developer
3 7 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Tester
4 5 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) QA Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (11.43%) Automation Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Lead Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.43%) QA Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Automated Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Software Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
3 10 (28.57%) REST
4 8 (22.86%) SOAP
5 6 (17.14%) Ajax
5 6 (17.14%) JSON
6 5 (14.29%) Gherkin
6 5 (14.29%) jQuery
7 4 (11.43%) Flash
7 4 (11.43%) MooTools
7 4 (11.43%) Symfony
7 4 (11.43%) Web Services
7 4 (11.43%) XML
7 4 (11.43%) YAML
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.57%) DOM
9 2 (5.71%) CSS3
9 2 (5.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Test Scripting
2 18 (51.43%) Performance Testing
3 14 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Automated Testing
4 12 (34.29%) Software Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Manual Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Security Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Test Management
7 6 (17.14%) OOP
8 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Open Source
9 4 (11.43%) OO
9 4 (11.43%) Scrum
9 4 (11.43%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
9 4 (11.43%) V-Model
10 3 (8.57%) MVC
10 3 (8.57%) QA Automation
11 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 17 (48.57%) Java
4 16 (45.71%) C#
5 9 (25.71%) Python
6 6 (17.14%) Ruby
7 5 (14.29%) PHP
8 4 (11.43%) Perl
8 4 (11.43%) PHP 5
9 3 (8.57%) C++
10 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) ISEB
1 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
2 8 (22.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) SAP
1 2 (5.71%) Zend
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