Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Selenium
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 80 62
Rank change year-on-year +28 -18 -
Contract jobs citing Selenium 13 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.73% 0.56% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.74% 3.68% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Coventry median daily rate £301 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.73% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £270 £283 £313
90th Percentile £378 £558 £338
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Selenium is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 121 163 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.09% 15.35% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 110 45
Coventry median daily rate £419 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% +18.52% -9.40%
10th Percentile £311 £312 £211
90th Percentile £525 £475 £433
West Midlands median daily rate £421 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +5.13% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +81.82% -45.44%
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.45% -1.40% -16.16%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Coventry

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Selenium in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Coventry

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Coventry over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) SpecFlow
4 6 (46.15%) BDD
5 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) VBScript
5 5 (38.46%) VB
6 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
6 4 (30.77%) Retail
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
6 4 (30.77%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Python
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (15.38%) JUnit
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 2 (15.38%) Ajax
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) SpecFlow
2 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
2 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
3 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 2 (15.38%) JProfiler
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Automation Test Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Ajax
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) VB
3 5 (38.46%) VBScript
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Blue Prism
1 1 (7.69%) Google