The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 65 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 8 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.99% 0.76% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.27% 5.62% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
Average salary £34,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
110 89 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.58% 13.51% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 84 79 77
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Selenium
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +1 8 £34,500 +27.77% 2
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (58.82%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Scala
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) JUnit
4 6 (35.29%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) Open Source
4 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) LoadRunner
5 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
5 5 (29.41%) QA
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) Firebug
6 4 (23.53%) Fiddler
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) PHP
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) MySQL
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Web Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) JUnit
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) LoadRunner
3 4 (23.53%) Firebug
3 4 (23.53%) Fiddler
4 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 3 (17.65%) RSpec
4 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) Subversion
4 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (17.65%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Tester
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Software Tester
2 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tester
4 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) Guice
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) CSS3
3 3 (17.65%) Play Framework
3 3 (17.65%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) Ajax
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) Web Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (17.65%) User Stories
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Web Design
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) Ruby
3 6 (35.29%) Scala
3 6 (35.29%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) VB
7 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Google
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