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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 20 24
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 4 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.92% 8.18% 2.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.39% 29.55% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 23 44 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 16.79% 27.67% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 38
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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

Selenium
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SDET
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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