Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 73 69
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 5 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.56% 1.32% 2.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.67% 8.70% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 24
Lancashire median annual salary £29,000 £36,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,100 £28,750 £27,875
90th Percentile £34,100 £44,875 £42,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +10.34%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 107 138 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 12.08% 15.15% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 77 126 148
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,375 £44,825
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -1 4 £28,500 -40.00% 1
Blackburn +3 1 £35,000 -6.67%
Selenium
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft