The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 47 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.48% 1.49% 3.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 10.20% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 12
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
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 Lancashire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 49 49 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 11.72% 14.58% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 62
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,649 £42,500 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Lancashire

Selenium
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Chorley - 1 - -
Colne - 1 £40,000 -
Selenium
North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
4 5 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Fiddler
6 3 (30.00%) Calabash
6 3 (30.00%) Capybara
6 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (20.00%) Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (20.00%) Electronics

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Calabash
2 3 (30.00%) Capybara
2 3 (30.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (10.00%) Ant
4 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) TestRail
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (10.00%) QA Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) JMS
1 1 (10.00%) OpenID
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
4 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (20.00%) QA Automation
7 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Service Design
8 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
8 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO