The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 78 87
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 10 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.05% 1.01% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.46% 6.10% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 12
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.12% -  

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 224 164 225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 23.46% 16.60% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 186 134 181
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Selenium
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Essex

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Essex

Selenium
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -11 7 £47,500 -13.63%
Selenium
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 12 (57.14%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) C#
5 8 (38.10%) ISEB
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) Client/Server
5 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
5 8 (38.10%) SpecFlow
5 8 (38.10%) Gherkin
5 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
6 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (33.33%) QA
6 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
8 4 (19.05%) GIS
8 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (19.05%) Middleware
8 4 (19.05%) ClearQuest
8 4 (19.05%) C
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
8 4 (19.05%) SOA
8 4 (19.05%) HTTP
8 4 (19.05%) RDBMS

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (19.05%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (19.05%) GIS
1 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) SpecFlow
2 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (19.05%) ClearQuest
3 4 (19.05%) CruiseControl
3 4 (19.05%) FishEye
3 4 (19.05%) Hudson
3 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 4 (19.05%) JUnit
3 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
3 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (19.05%) TeamCity
3 4 (19.05%) Zephyr
4 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Tester
2 7 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 6 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Manual Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
1 8 (38.10%) Gherkin
2 4 (19.05%) GWT
2 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 4 (19.05%) REST
2 4 (19.05%) RESTful
2 4 (19.05%) SOAP
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 2 (9.52%) Django
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Client/Server
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (19.05%) Cyber Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
5 4 (19.05%) Functional Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (19.05%) Kanban
5 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) Test Management
5 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
5 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) ISEB
1 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Atlassian
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft