The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 48 58
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 6 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.67% 3.19% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.91% 20.78% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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

Development Application Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 55 77 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 24.44% 15.34% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 63
Median salary £45,269 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Selenium as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Cheltenham

Selenium
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Selenium in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 7 (58.33%) XML
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
3 5 (41.67%) XML Messaging
3 5 (41.67%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) Back Office
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (16.67%) User Experience
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) Gatling
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (8.33%) WATIR
4 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (41.67%) Back Office
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) XML Messaging
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
6 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Testing
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (8.33%) HP
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