The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 49 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 14 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.15% 1.40% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.59% 10.77% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 2
Average salary £34,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Selenium
North East

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

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
103 65 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.82% 12.97% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 86 62 56
Average salary £27,500 £42,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.91% +15.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £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 Tyne and Wear

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Selenium
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Selenium
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 14 £34,500 +27.77% 4
North Shields - 2 £27,500 -
South Shields - 2 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 2 £27,500 -
Selenium
North East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) 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%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.54%) User Stories
7 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.85%) System Testing
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
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Pension + Health Care + Flexi Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago