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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 63 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 14 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.66% 0.91% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.69% 6.98% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 5
Average salary £34,500 £25,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.63% -22.30%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
131 86 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 15.58% 13.01% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 100 82 88
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the North East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram 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 2 September 2014. 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 +4 14 £34,500 +36.63% 3
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 15 (57.69%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Automated Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Automation Testing
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) LoadRunner
4 9 (34.62%) Windows
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) JUnit
5 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) QA
5 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 7 (26.92%) Ruby
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
6 7 (26.92%) UNIX
7 6 (23.08%) HTML
7 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) Scala
7 6 (23.08%) Open Source
8 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
8 5 (19.23%) Facilita Forecast
8 5 (19.23%) REST

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) LoadRunner
2 8 (30.77%) JUnit
2 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
3 7 (26.92%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (19.23%) Facilita Forecast
5 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
5 4 (15.38%) Firebug
5 4 (15.38%) Fiddler
6 3 (11.54%) Subversion
6 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
6 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
6 3 (11.54%) RSpec
7 2 (7.69%) Hudson
7 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (7.69%) MSTest
7 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Tester
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Software Tester
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Development Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) CSS
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) Ajax
3 5 (19.23%) REST
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) Guice
5 3 (11.54%) HTML5
5 3 (11.54%) CSS3
5 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (11.54%) JSON
5 3 (11.54%) Django
5 3 (11.54%) Spring
6 2 (7.69%) SOAP
6 2 (7.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) UNIX
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Automated Testing
1 11 (42.31%) Automation Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Scrum
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
5 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 4 (15.38%) Web Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) Web Design
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Line Management
6 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.54%) User Stories
7 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) Ruby
5 6 (23.08%) Scala
6 5 (19.23%) VB
7 4 (15.38%) PHP
8 2 (7.69%) Perl
9 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
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