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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 50 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 20 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.15% 1.35% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.93% 8.24% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 2
Average salary £34,500 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.80% -27.69%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
134 85 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.10% 16.41% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 111 83 56
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +5 20 £36,000 +53.19% 8
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 1 October 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 17 (58.62%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 12 (41.38%) Python
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Scrum
4 10 (34.48%) LoadRunner
4 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
4 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) Ruby
6 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) CSS
6 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
6 8 (27.59%) Scala
6 8 (27.59%) Open Source
7 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) HTML5
7 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
7 7 (24.14%) UNIX
7 7 (24.14%) Spring
7 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
7 7 (24.14%) TDD
7 7 (24.14%) Web Development
7 7 (24.14%) JSON
7 7 (24.14%) Django
8 6 (20.69%) JIRA
8 6 (20.69%) QA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
1 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) LoadRunner
1 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
2 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
4 6 (20.69%) JIRA
5 5 (17.24%) Facilita Forecast
6 4 (13.79%) Firebug
6 4 (13.79%) Fiddler
6 4 (13.79%) JUnit
7 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.90%) TestNG
7 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
7 2 (6.90%) Hudson
7 2 (6.90%) MSTest
8 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.45%) RSpec
8 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Tester
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Test Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Software Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) HTML5
3 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 7 (24.14%) JSON
3 7 (24.14%) Django
4 6 (20.69%) RESTful
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
6 3 (10.34%) REST
6 3 (10.34%) Ajax
7 2 (6.90%) Flash
7 2 (6.90%) SOAP
8 1 (3.45%) Play Framework
8 1 (3.45%) CSS3
8 1 (3.45%) Guice
8 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) UNIX
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Scrum
2 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
4 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
4 7 (24.14%) Web Development
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
5 6 (20.69%) Kanban
6 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Load Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Web Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.90%) Coaching
9 1 (3.45%) Line Management
9 1 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Python
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Ruby
5 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 8 (27.59%) Scala
6 6 (20.69%) C#
7 5 (17.24%) VB
8 4 (13.79%) PHP
9 2 (6.90%) Perl
10 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) ISEB
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
1 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Google
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000, DOE Per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago