Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 -12
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 47 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 17.47% - 3.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 64.38% - 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 47 0 13
Chester median annual salary £42,500 - £45,000
10th Percentile £30,500 - £40,000
90th Percentile £43,750 - £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -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 Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 73 49 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 27.14% 27.07% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 47 104
Chester median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +21.62%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £72,500 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +15.38%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Chester

Selenium
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Chester

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Chester over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 46 (97.87%) WebDriver
2 45 (95.74%) Test Automation
3 44 (93.62%) C#
3 44 (93.62%) SOAP
4 43 (91.49%) Java
4 43 (91.49%) REST
5 41 (87.23%) Maven
5 41 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (85.11%) Scrum
6 40 (85.11%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (82.98%) Jenkins
7 39 (82.98%) Hudson
7 39 (82.98%) JUnit
8 34 (72.34%) Cucumber
8 34 (72.34%) GitHub
8 34 (72.34%) Bitbucket
8 34 (72.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 33 (70.21%) BDD
9 33 (70.21%) .NET
9 33 (70.21%) Microservices
10 32 (68.09%) Docker
10 32 (68.09%) NUnit
10 32 (68.09%) TestNG
11 26 (55.32%) SQL
12 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
12 24 (51.06%) Shell Script
13 17 (36.17%) VBScript
13 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (34.04%) Appium
14 16 (34.04%) QA

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 34 (72.34%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 46 (97.87%) WebDriver
2 41 (87.23%) Maven
3 39 (82.98%) Hudson
3 39 (82.98%) Jenkins
3 39 (82.98%) JUnit
4 34 (72.34%) Bitbucket
4 34 (72.34%) Cucumber
4 34 (72.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (68.09%) NUnit
5 32 (68.09%) TestNG
6 16 (34.04%) Appium
7 9 (19.15%) JIRA
7 9 (19.15%) SoapUI
8 8 (17.02%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.26%) Postman
10 1 (2.13%) TestRail
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Automation Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) QA Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Tester
4 6 (12.77%) Software QA Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Junior
7 3 (6.38%) Junior Automation Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Junior Tester
8 2 (4.26%) Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (93.62%) SOAP
2 43 (91.49%) REST
3 33 (70.21%) .NET
4 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (17.02%) XML
6 7 (14.89%) HTML
7 6 (12.77%) Web Services
8 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) PMI
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Test Automation
2 41 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (85.11%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (85.11%) Scrum
4 33 (70.21%) BDD
4 33 (70.21%) Microservices
5 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
6 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Defect Management
7 7 (14.89%) Integration Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Line Management
7 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (12.77%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (8.51%) QA Automation
10 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Smoke Testing
11 2 (4.26%) Exploratory Testing
11 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
11 2 (4.26%) OO
12 1 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) C#
2 43 (91.49%) Java
3 26 (55.32%) SQL
4 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
4 24 (51.06%) Shell Script
5 17 (36.17%) VBScript
6 7 (14.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.04%) QA
System Software
1 32 (68.09%) Docker