Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Selenium IDE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium IDE over the 6 months to 25 July 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 IDE
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 894 878
Rank change year-on-year +73 -16 -21
Contract jobs citing Selenium IDE 19 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.015% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.095% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 6
UK median daily rate £488 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -3.45% +20.83%
10th Percentile £271 £294 £256
90th Percentile £550 £495 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Selenium IDE is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16950 16861 14962
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.81% 15.34% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11570 11476 9706
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £298 £269
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 291 267
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%
10th Percentile £28.75 £26.25 £21.95
90th Percentile £57.88 £52.50 £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -

Selenium IDE
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium IDE in the UK

Selenium IDE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium IDE in the UK

Selenium IDE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium IDE over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Selenium IDE in the UK

Selenium IDE
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium IDE within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
England +77 19 £488 +39.29% 2
London +21 14 £525 +50.00%
UK excluding London - 5 £298 - 3
North of England - 2 £250 - 2
South East - 2 £450 -
South West - 1 £320 -
Yorkshire - 1 £225 -
North West - 1 £275 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium IDE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Selenium IDE.

1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
3 9 (47.37%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
4 8 (42.11%) JIRA
5 7 (36.84%) RESTful
5 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
5 7 (36.84%) .NET
5 7 (36.84%) Grunt
5 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
5 7 (36.84%) JSUnit
5 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
5 7 (36.84%) Microservices
5 7 (36.84%) Bitbucket
5 7 (36.84%) gulp
5 7 (36.84%) .NET Core
6 6 (31.58%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (31.58%) TypeScript
6 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (31.58%) SOA
6 6 (31.58%) OAuth
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript

Selenium IDE
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) BrowserStack
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 5 (26.32%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 8 (42.11%) JIRA
4 7 (36.84%) Bitbucket
4 7 (36.84%) Grunt
4 7 (36.84%) gulp
4 7 (36.84%) JSUnit
4 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
5 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
7 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
7 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
7 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
8 1 (5.26%) Ant
8 1 (5.26%) JMeter
8 1 (5.26%) Maven
8 1 (5.26%) Mocha
8 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (5.26%) TestNG
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Angular Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Tester
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
7 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Manual Tester
8 1 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP Software Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) QA Manager
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Core
2 7 (36.84%) RESTful
3 6 (31.58%) jQuery
3 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (31.58%) OAuth
3 6 (31.58%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (26.32%) HATEOAS
5 3 (15.79%) React
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) Node.js
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
7 1 (5.26%) REST
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) TDD
2 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
3 7 (36.84%) Microservices
3 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
4 6 (31.58%) SOA
5 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 2 (10.53%) API Development
8 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.26%) Data Management
9 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) TypeScript
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Python
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
1 2 (10.53%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) Zuora