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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.27% - 2.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% - 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £35,000 - £41,500
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 Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 30 34 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 19.61% 19.10% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 23
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Chester region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Behat
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) API Testing
6 1 (11.11%) SDET
6 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
6 1 (11.11%) WebDriver

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) API Testing
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SDET
3 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
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