The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 96 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 148 135 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.66% 1.92% 1.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.96% 10.85% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 128 128 110
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1142 1244 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.51% 17.70% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1142 874
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Selenium
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Selenium Salary Trend in the North West

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Selenium Salary Histogram in the North West

Selenium
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 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
Manchester +34 100 £40,000 +10.72% 31
Cheshire +20 33 £38,750 +3.33% 13
Merseyside +10 17 £37,250 -6.87% 1
Lancashire +18 11 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 209 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (51.15%) Java
3 111 (36.39%) QA
4 110 (36.07%) C#
5 102 (33.44%) Test Automation
6 101 (33.11%) Automated Testing
7 97 (31.80%) Scrum
8 96 (31.48%) Degree
9 94 (30.82%) Test Scripting
10 85 (27.87%) SQL
10 85 (27.87%) Cucumber
11 82 (26.89%) JIRA
12 79 (25.90%) JavaScript
12 79 (25.90%) Functional Testing
13 75 (24.59%) Manual Testing
13 75 (24.59%) WebDriver
14 73 (23.93%) .NET
15 64 (20.98%) Web Services
15 64 (20.98%) BDD
16 62 (20.33%) SDLC
17 60 (19.67%) HP UFT
17 60 (19.67%) ISEB
17 60 (19.67%) TDD
18 56 (18.36%) Computer Science
18 56 (18.36%) HTML
19 53 (17.38%) Windows
20 51 (16.72%) ISTQB
21 50 (16.39%) Software Testing
22 47 (15.41%) User Acceptance Testing
23 44 (14.43%) Regression Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (2.95%) JBoss
2 5 (1.64%) Apache
2 5 (1.64%) IIS
2 5 (1.64%) Node.js
3 4 (1.31%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.66%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.33%) Confluence
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (2.62%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.61%) SaaS
3 9 (2.95%) GitHub
4 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.62%) Internet
1 8 (2.62%) SPDY
2 5 (1.64%) PuTTY
2 5 (1.64%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.33%) 3G
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.33%) Skype
3 1 (0.33%) SNMP
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.23%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (2.62%) MySQL
5 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.31%) DB2
7 4 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.31%) Redis
7 4 (1.31%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.66%) GIS
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.33%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (27.87%) Cucumber
2 82 (26.89%) JIRA
3 75 (24.59%) WebDriver
4 60 (19.67%) HP UFT
5 39 (12.79%) Jenkins
6 34 (11.15%) Maven
7 33 (10.82%) Git (software)
8 32 (10.49%) SpecFlow
9 31 (10.16%) NUnit
10 28 (9.18%) JUnit
11 22 (7.21%) FitNesse
11 22 (7.21%) SoapUI
12 20 (6.56%) Ant
13 13 (4.26%) Visual Studio
14 10 (3.28%) Gradle
14 10 (3.28%) Jasmine
14 10 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (2.95%) MSTest
15 9 (2.95%) Visual Studio Team System
16 8 (2.62%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 33 (10.82%) Finance
2 10 (3.28%) Retail
3 8 (2.62%) Banking
4 6 (1.97%) Advertising
4 6 (1.97%) Games
5 5 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (0.98%) Legal
6 3 (0.98%) Marketing
6 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.66%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (32.79%) Tester
2 95 (31.15%) Developer
3 84 (27.54%) Analyst
4 77 (25.25%) Test Analyst
5 54 (17.70%) Automation Tester
6 46 (15.08%) Software Tester
7 45 (14.75%) Software Developer
8 36 (11.80%) QA Engineer
9 34 (11.15%) Automated Tester
9 34 (11.15%) Java Developer
10 32 (10.49%) Automation Analyst
10 32 (10.49%) QA Tester
10 32 (10.49%) SQL Developer
11 31 (10.16%) Automation Engineer
11 31 (10.16%) Automation Test Analyst
12 29 (9.51%) JavaScript Developer
13 28 (9.18%) Java Software Developer
13 28 (9.18%) Test Engineer
14 27 (8.85%) .NET Developer
14 27 (8.85%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (23.93%) .NET
2 64 (20.98%) Web Services
3 56 (18.36%) HTML
4 41 (13.44%) CSS
5 38 (12.46%) Spring
6 32 (10.49%) jQuery
6 32 (10.49%) XML
7 28 (9.18%) ASP.NET
8 27 (8.85%) HTML5
9 24 (7.87%) Java EE
10 23 (7.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (7.54%) Oracle ADF
10 23 (7.54%) WCF
11 21 (6.89%) AngularJS
11 21 (6.89%) CSS3
12 19 (6.23%) .NET Framework
13 17 (5.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 16 (5.25%) Gherkin
15 15 (4.92%) LINQ
15 15 (4.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (18.36%) Computer Science
2 25 (8.20%) Mathematics
3 14 (4.59%) User Experience
4 9 (2.95%) iPhone
5 8 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.30%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.31%) Informatics
9 3 (0.98%) EPoS
10 2 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.66%) Life Science
11 1 (0.33%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.33%) PKI
11 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.38%) Windows
2 37 (12.13%) Linux
3 7 (2.30%) Android
3 7 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.31%) Unix
5 1 (0.33%) CentOS
5 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.33%) SUSE
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (33.44%) Test Automation
3 101 (33.11%) Automated Testing
4 97 (31.80%) Scrum
5 94 (30.82%) Test Scripting
6 79 (25.90%) Functional Testing
7 75 (24.59%) Manual Testing
8 64 (20.98%) BDD
9 62 (20.33%) SDLC
10 60 (19.67%) TDD
11 50 (16.39%) Software Testing
12 47 (15.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 44 (14.43%) Regression Testing
14 43 (14.10%) Automation Testing
14 43 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (14.10%) Defect Management
15 42 (13.77%) MVC
16 41 (13.44%) Workflow
17 39 (12.79%) QA Automation
18 30 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 156 (51.15%) Java
2 110 (36.07%) C#
3 85 (27.87%) SQL
4 79 (25.90%) JavaScript
5 22 (7.21%) Python
6 21 (6.89%) PHP
7 13 (4.26%) Ruby
7 13 (4.26%) Scala
8 12 (3.93%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.30%) C
10 6 (1.97%) Perl
10 6 (1.97%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.64%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.64%) Groovy
12 4 (1.31%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.31%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.66%) C++
13 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.66%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 96 (31.48%) Degree
2 60 (19.67%) ISEB
3 51 (16.72%) ISTQB
4 21 (6.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (5.25%) HND
6 4 (1.31%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (36.39%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (3.61%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) vSphere
3 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (5.25%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.95%) Puppet
3 8 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.66%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 40 (13.11%) Oracle
2 28 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.85%) HP
4 13 (4.26%) Telerik
5 8 (2.62%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.31%) Google
6 4 (1.31%) IBM
6 4 (1.31%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.66%) Apple
7 2 (0.66%) ESRI
7 2 (0.66%) Twitter
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco
8 1 (0.33%) Citrix
8 1 (0.33%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.33%) Sage
8 1 (0.33%) Sophos
8 1 (0.33%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Avecto Limited
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Salary is negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London/Manchester
Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FlexTime, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Tracsis Plc
Salary: Salary will vary dependent on levels of experience
Posted: 18 days ago