Period
to 3 April 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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 - 55
Rank change year-on-year - +55 -18
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 38 0 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 14.62% - 2.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 60.32% - 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 0 10
Median annual salary £42,250 - £52,500
10th Percentile £31,250 - £40,225
90th Percentile £43,750 - £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £40,500
% change year-on-year +17.24% -10.49% -6.36%

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 63 38 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 24.23% 22.75% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 56 37 93
Median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +21.62%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £35,150
90th Percentile £50,625 £65,900 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Chester

Selenium
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in Chester.

Salary trend for Selenium in Chester

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Chester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in Chester over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 April 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 38 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 37 (97.37%) Test Automation
2 37 (97.37%) Java
2 37 (97.37%) SOAP
3 34 (89.47%) C#
4 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (86.84%) REST
5 32 (84.21%) Scrum
5 32 (84.21%) Maven
6 31 (81.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (81.58%) GitHub
6 31 (81.58%) Bitbucket
7 30 (78.95%) Microservices
7 30 (78.95%) Cucumber
7 30 (78.95%) BDD
8 29 (76.32%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (76.32%) Hudson
8 29 (76.32%) Jenkins
8 29 (76.32%) JUnit
9 28 (73.68%) .NET
9 28 (73.68%) NUnit
9 28 (73.68%) Docker
9 28 (73.68%) TestNG
10 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
11 13 (34.21%) SQL
11 13 (34.21%) Shell Script
12 12 (31.58%) VBScript
13 10 (26.32%) Appium
14 7 (18.42%) 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 31 (81.58%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 38 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 32 (84.21%) Maven
3 31 (81.58%) Bitbucket
3 31 (81.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (78.95%) Cucumber
5 29 (76.32%) Hudson
5 29 (76.32%) Jenkins
5 29 (76.32%) JUnit
6 28 (73.68%) NUnit
6 28 (73.68%) TestNG
7 10 (26.32%) Appium
8 5 (13.16%) SoapUI
9 4 (10.53%) Postman
10 1 (2.63%) JIRA
10 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Automation Engineer
2 13 (34.21%) Tester
3 6 (15.79%) Automation Tester
3 6 (15.79%) QA Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Junior
4 5 (13.16%) Junior Automation Tester
4 5 (13.16%) Junior Tester
4 5 (13.16%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Software QA Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) SOAP
2 33 (86.84%) REST
3 28 (73.68%) .NET
4 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Test Automation
2 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (84.21%) Scrum
4 30 (78.95%) BDD
4 30 (78.95%) Microservices
5 29 (76.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) QA Automation
7 4 (10.53%) Case Management
7 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (10.53%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Functional Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.63%) Data Management
8 1 (2.63%) Defect Management
8 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Line Management
8 1 (2.63%) OO
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) Java
2 34 (89.47%) C#
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) Shell Script
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) VBScript
5 1 (2.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
1 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Docker