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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 64 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 18 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.29% 1.21% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.91% 9.01% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 4
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% +1.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
165 111 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.99% 13.45% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 134 87 82
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Durham - 10 £50,000 -
Tyne and Wear -3 7 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) C#
3 16 (53.33%) .NET
4 15 (50.00%) WCF
5 13 (43.33%) Performance Testing
6 12 (40.00%) WatiN
6 12 (40.00%) WinForms
6 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (33.33%) ISEB
8 9 (30.00%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
10 7 (23.33%) Degree
11 6 (20.00%) HTML
12 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
12 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
12 5 (16.67%) HTML5
12 5 (16.67%) Web Testing
12 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (16.67%) REST
13 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (13.33%) QA
13 4 (13.33%) Web Services
13 4 (13.33%) PHP
14 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
14 3 (10.00%) MySQL
14 3 (10.00%) SQL Server

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Redis
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) WatiN
2 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.67%) Mocha
3 2 (6.67%) JMeter
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) WATIR
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) Sahi
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.33%) Firebug
4 1 (3.33%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) MSTest
General
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) WCF
3 12 (40.00%) WinForms
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
5 5 (16.67%) REST
5 5 (16.67%) HTML5
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 3 (10.00%) XML
7 3 (10.00%) DOM
7 3 (10.00%) SOAP
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.00%) JSON
7 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.67%) Sass
8 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
8 2 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) W3C
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) CentOS
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Performance Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) V-Model
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
5 3 (10.00%) API Development
6 2 (6.67%) SMACSS
6 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Open Source
6 2 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
7 2 (6.67%) C
7 2 (6.67%) Java
8 1 (3.33%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) ISEB
2 7 (23.33%) Degree
3 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) RedDot
1 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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