Period
to 24 September 2018

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 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 101 103
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2 +36
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 75 69 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.73% 2.46% 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.31% 11.77% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 48 52 34
Cheshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -3.29%
10th Percentile £25,875 £31,550 £30,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,150 £49,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.98% +11.69% -3.75%

Selenium is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 524 586 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 19.10% 20.91% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 412 463 412
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -2.95%
10th Percentile £29,775 £30,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £53,175
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.16%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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 6 months to 24 September 2018. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +10 19 £46,750 +28.97% 1
Nantwich - 11 £25,000 -
Crewe -2 9 £37,500 -9.64% 2
Wilmslow -11 5 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Warrington +8 4 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Chester -14 4 - - 5
Northwich - 2 £42,500 -
Macclesfield +9 1 £30,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £42,500 -
Selenium
North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 61 (81.33%) Test Automation
2 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.67%) SQL
4 34 (45.33%) Java
5 31 (41.33%) Finance
6 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 24 (32.00%) .NET
8 21 (28.00%) Cucumber
8 21 (28.00%) REST
9 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 20 (26.67%) HTML
10 19 (25.33%) C#
10 19 (25.33%) WebDriver
11 18 (24.00%) QA
11 18 (24.00%) Windows
12 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
12 17 (22.67%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (21.33%) SOA
13 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
13 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
14 15 (20.00%) API Testing
14 15 (20.00%) SOAP
15 14 (18.67%) Fixed Income
15 14 (18.67%) Banking
15 14 (18.67%) CSS
15 14 (18.67%) AngularJS
15 14 (18.67%) SoapUI
15 14 (18.67%) jQuery
16 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing
16 13 (17.33%) Software Testing

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 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.33%) Confluence
2 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.00%) NServiceBus
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.67%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) Jetty
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.33%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.33%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.67%) BrowserStack
3 2 (2.67%) npm
3 2 (2.67%) Serverless
4 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) HTTP
1 1 (1.33%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.67%) Big Data
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.33%) HBase
5 3 (4.00%) DB2
5 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.67%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Cucumber
2 19 (25.33%) WebDriver
3 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
3 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
4 14 (18.67%) SoapUI
5 11 (14.67%) JIRA
6 9 (12.00%) Gradle
7 8 (10.67%) NUnit
7 8 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (9.33%) JUnit
8 7 (9.33%) Maven
8 7 (9.33%) TeamCity
9 5 (6.67%) CA Release Automation
9 5 (6.67%) HP UFT
9 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
10 4 (5.33%) Ant
10 4 (5.33%) IntelliJ
11 3 (4.00%) Geb
11 3 (4.00%) Protractor
11 3 (4.00%) Travis CI
General
1 31 (41.33%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Banking
3 10 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.00%) Advertising
4 6 (8.00%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) Tester
2 15 (20.00%) Analyst
3 14 (18.67%) Automation Tester
3 14 (18.67%) Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Test Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Software Tester
6 9 (12.00%) Test Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) SQL Developer
8 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (9.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (9.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (9.33%) C# Developer
9 6 (8.00%) QA Analyst
9 6 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
11 4 (5.33%) Java Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (5.33%) QA Tester
11 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) .NET
2 21 (28.00%) REST
3 20 (26.67%) HTML
4 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
5 15 (20.00%) SOAP
6 14 (18.67%) AngularJS
6 14 (18.67%) CSS
6 14 (18.67%) jQuery
7 12 (16.00%) XML
8 9 (12.00%) Spring
9 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (10.67%) JSON
10 7 (9.33%) Gherkin
10 7 (9.33%) HTML5
11 5 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (6.67%) Web Services
12 4 (5.33%) Flask
12 4 (5.33%) Kafka
12 4 (5.33%) Pandas
12 4 (5.33%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Fixed Income
2 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.33%) Cyber Defence
6 4 (5.33%) User Experience
7 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.67%) VSAM
9 1 (1.33%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.33%) Fintech
9 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Unix
3 2 (2.67%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (81.33%) Test Automation
2 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.67%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (21.33%) SOA
5 15 (20.00%) API Testing
6 13 (17.33%) Software Testing
6 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing
7 12 (16.00%) MVC
8 11 (14.67%) Test Strategy
9 10 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (13.33%) SDLC
9 10 (13.33%) Wealth Management
10 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (10.67%) TDD
12 7 (9.33%) Decision-Making
12 7 (9.33%) Risk Management
12 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
13 6 (8.00%) BDD
13 6 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (8.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) SQL
2 34 (45.33%) Java
3 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.33%) C#
5 9 (12.00%) Java 8
5 9 (12.00%) Python
6 8 (10.67%) PHP
6 8 (10.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.67%) ES6
7 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.67%) COBOL
8 2 (2.67%) Groovy
8 2 (2.67%) JCL
8 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.67%) REXX
8 2 (2.67%) VBScript
9 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (10.67%) ISEB
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 6 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.33%) CSQA
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) MCSA
5 1 (1.33%) MCSE
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Docker
2 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.33%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (4.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.67%) Ansible
4 2 (2.67%) Terraform
5 1 (1.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (9.33%) Splunk
2 5 (6.67%) Google
3 4 (5.33%) Cloudera
3 4 (5.33%) HP
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.33%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.33%) Green Hat
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Informatica
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.33%) Syncsort
4 1 (1.33%) TIBCO