The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 80 109
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 35 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.41% 0.83% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.99% 4.42% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 15
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £31,600 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £47,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 292 181 303
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 20.08% 18.81% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 221 165 261
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Cheshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Cheshire

Selenium
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe -9 10 £37,750 +7.85% 1
Wilmslow -4 9 £45,000 - 3
Chester +10 5 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Warrington -8 3 £50,000 -
Knutsford -36 2 £45,500 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Selenium
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (58.93%) Test Automation
3 31 (55.36%) MVC
4 30 (53.57%) C#
4 30 (53.57%) .NET
4 30 (53.57%) Unit Testing
5 27 (48.21%) XML
5 27 (48.21%) .NET Framework
6 26 (46.43%) WCF
6 26 (46.43%) Windows
6 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
7 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
7 25 (44.64%) Entity Framework
8 23 (41.07%) HTML
9 22 (39.29%) Java
10 20 (35.71%) jQuery
10 20 (35.71%) AngularJS
11 19 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (33.93%) JSON
11 19 (33.93%) SQL
11 19 (33.93%) CSS
12 18 (32.14%) Web Development
13 17 (30.36%) SOAP
14 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
14 16 (28.57%) JIRA
14 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (28.57%) SpecFlow
14 16 (28.57%) HTML5
14 16 (28.57%) User Experience
15 15 (26.79%) CSS3

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 15 (26.79%) NServiceBus
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.57%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) WordPress
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.86%) MySQL
4 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) JIRA
1 16 (28.57%) SpecFlow
2 15 (26.79%) FxCop
2 15 (26.79%) StyleCop
3 11 (19.64%) Cucumber
4 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio
5 6 (10.71%) JUnit
6 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
7 4 (7.14%) HP UFT
7 4 (7.14%) Maven
8 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
8 3 (5.36%) Jasmine
8 3 (5.36%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
9 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
9 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Tester
4 8 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
5 7 (12.50%) Programmer
5 7 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 6 (10.71%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Automation Tester
7 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (53.57%) .NET
2 27 (48.21%) .NET Framework
2 27 (48.21%) XML
3 26 (46.43%) WCF
4 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
4 25 (44.64%) Entity Framework
5 23 (41.07%) HTML
6 20 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 20 (35.71%) jQuery
7 19 (33.93%) CSS
7 19 (33.93%) JSON
8 17 (30.36%) SOAP
9 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (28.57%) HTML5
10 15 (26.79%) Castle Windsor
10 15 (26.79%) CSS3
10 15 (26.79%) NHibernate
10 15 (26.79%) SignalR
10 15 (26.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (26.79%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) User Experience
2 11 (19.64%) Mobile App
3 10 (17.86%) N-Tier
4 9 (16.07%) PMI
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Fintech
6 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.79%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (58.93%) Test Automation
3 31 (55.36%) MVC
4 30 (53.57%) Unit Testing
5 19 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (32.14%) Web Development
7 15 (26.79%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (26.79%) Integration Testing
8 13 (23.21%) TDD
8 13 (23.21%) Waterfall
9 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (17.86%) Scrum
10 10 (17.86%) SOA
11 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (14.29%) Manual Testing
13 7 (12.50%) BDD
14 6 (10.71%) Test Scripting
15 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
16 3 (5.36%) SDLC
16 3 (5.36%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) C#
2 22 (39.29%) Java
3 19 (33.93%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
4 9 (16.07%) VB.NET
4 9 (16.07%) XPath
4 9 (16.07%) XQuery
5 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.93%) PHP
7 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) VB
9 1 (1.79%) C
9 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.36%) ISEB
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.79%) PMP
4 1 (1.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Sun
Crewe, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Inc Car +Bonus +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 8 days ago