Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 January 2019 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 69 84
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 +41
Contract jobs citing Selenium 76 76 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.08% 2.52% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.67% 13.48% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 45 40
East Midlands median daily rate £402 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £318 £265 £300
90th Percentile £488 £488 £424
England median daily rate £450 £431 £413
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £45.94
% change year-on-year -26.32% +3.41% -8.13%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 518 564 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.01% 18.72% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 357 299
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £392 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.32% +3.16% +8.57%
10th Percentile £320 £270 £268
90th Percentile £543 £500 £513
England median daily rate £488 £470 £430
% change year-on-year +3.72% +9.30% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £45.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.56% +9.09% +50.00%
10th Percentile £14.87 £40.13 £40.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £53.08 £43.38
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +6.10% +2.50%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the East Midlands

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in the East Midlands

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium in the East Midlands

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +18 37 £360 -15.29% 6
Nottinghamshire -2 25 £448 +8.48% 13
Leicestershire +13 11 £390 +0.65% 6
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 53 (69.74%) Test Automation
2 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (64.47%) Java
4 43 (56.58%) Jenkins
5 32 (42.11%) Cucumber
6 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
7 25 (32.89%) Node.js
8 24 (31.58%) AngularJS
8 24 (31.58%) Git (software)
9 22 (28.95%) BDD
10 21 (27.63%) Finance
11 19 (25.00%) Scrum
11 19 (25.00%) JIRA
12 18 (23.68%) Maven
12 18 (23.68%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (22.37%) Docker
13 17 (22.37%) C#
13 17 (22.37%) HTML
14 16 (21.05%) JUnit
14 16 (21.05%) CSS
14 16 (21.05%) Subversion
14 16 (21.05%) jQuery
14 16 (21.05%) DevOps
15 15 (19.74%) HTML5
15 15 (19.74%) Spring
15 15 (19.74%) Web Services
16 14 (18.42%) Degree
16 14 (18.42%) REST
17 13 (17.11%) Puppet
17 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.89%) Confluence
3 5 (6.58%) JBoss
4 3 (3.95%) Apache
4 3 (3.95%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.63%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.21%) npm
3 5 (6.58%) OpenShift
4 3 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.95%) IaaS
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.95%) PaaS
4 3 (3.95%) Tricentis Tosca
5 1 (1.32%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) Blockchain
2 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.63%) NuoDB
5 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (56.58%) Jenkins
2 32 (42.11%) Cucumber
3 24 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 19 (25.00%) JIRA
5 18 (23.68%) Maven
6 16 (21.05%) JUnit
6 16 (21.05%) Subversion
7 11 (14.47%) Bitbucket
7 11 (14.47%) HP UFT
8 10 (13.16%) Protractor
9 8 (10.53%) Jasmine
9 8 (10.53%) SoapUI
9 8 (10.53%) WebDriver
10 7 (9.21%) CA Release Automation
10 7 (9.21%) Gradle
10 7 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (9.21%) Visual Studio Code
10 7 (9.21%) WebStorm
11 5 (6.58%) LoadUI
12 4 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (27.63%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) Automation Tester
2 25 (32.89%) Tester
3 16 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 14 (18.42%) Analyst
4 14 (18.42%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 14 (18.42%) Selenium Tester
5 13 (17.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (17.11%) Test Analyst
6 12 (15.79%) Developer in Test
7 11 (14.47%) Agile Tester
8 10 (13.16%) Agile Developer
8 10 (13.16%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 10 (13.16%) Test Automation Developer
9 9 (11.84%) Software Developer
10 7 (9.21%) Software Tester
11 6 (7.89%) Angular Developer
12 5 (6.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (6.58%) Java Automation Tester
13 3 (3.95%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.89%) Node.js
2 24 (31.58%) AngularJS
3 17 (22.37%) HTML
4 16 (21.05%) CSS
4 16 (21.05%) jQuery
5 15 (19.74%) HTML5
5 15 (19.74%) Spring
5 15 (19.74%) Web Services
6 14 (18.42%) REST
7 12 (15.79%) Ajax
8 9 (11.84%) Gherkin
8 9 (11.84%) J2EE
8 9 (11.84%) Spring Boot
8 9 (11.84%) Swagger
9 7 (9.21%) Angular 2
9 7 (9.21%) CSS3
9 7 (9.21%) React
9 7 (9.21%) Sass
9 7 (9.21%) Spring Security
9 7 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.58%) Fintech
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (69.74%) Test Automation
2 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.95%) BDD
4 19 (25.00%) Scrum
5 16 (21.05%) DevOps
6 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.11%) OO
7 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 12 (15.79%) TDD
8 10 (13.16%) Front End Development
9 9 (11.84%) Pair Programming
9 9 (11.84%) SDET
10 8 (10.53%) Open Source
11 7 (9.21%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (9.21%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (6.58%) Kanban
12 5 (6.58%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) Java
2 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.37%) C#
4 13 (17.11%) Python
5 9 (11.84%) SQL
6 7 (9.21%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.26%) ActionScript
7 4 (5.26%) ActionScript 2.0
7 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.63%) Groovy
8 2 (2.63%) Java 8
8 2 (2.63%) Jython
8 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.58%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.95%) ISEB
6 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (23.68%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (17.11%) Puppet
3 7 (9.21%) Ansible
4 5 (6.58%) Terraform
5 3 (3.95%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.95%) Nagios
5 3 (3.95%) OpenView
5 3 (3.95%) SCOM
5 3 (3.95%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.32%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) CA Agile Central
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.95%) Google
5 3 (3.95%) HP
5 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (1.32%) CA
7 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.32%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) Splunk