Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 56 152
Rank change year-on-year +4 +96 -15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 238 248 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.82% 4.56% 1.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.00% 22.84% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 194 226 119
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,625 £55,000 £52,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1035 1086 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.97% 19.97% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 889 954 979
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Leeds

Selenium
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Leeds

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 204 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 179 (75.21%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (55.88%) Java
4 122 (51.26%) Cucumber
5 104 (43.70%) C#
6 96 (40.34%) BDD
7 94 (39.50%) TDD
8 83 (34.87%) Jenkins
9 73 (30.67%) WebDriver
10 72 (30.25%) SQL
11 67 (28.15%) Scrum
12 65 (27.31%) Test Scripting
13 57 (23.95%) Python
14 55 (23.11%) .NET
15 53 (22.27%) SpecFlow
16 46 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (18.91%) Gherkin
17 45 (18.91%) SDLC
18 43 (18.07%) QA
19 41 (17.23%) SoapUI
20 40 (16.81%) Performance Testing
21 38 (15.97%) Finance
22 37 (15.55%) Microsoft
22 37 (15.55%) Kanban
23 36 (15.13%) XML
24 35 (14.71%) GitHub
25 32 (13.45%) Configuration Management
26 31 (13.03%) Test Management
26 31 (13.03%) JIRA
27 30 (12.61%) ISTQB

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (4.62%) Apache
1 11 (4.62%) Confluence
2 9 (3.78%) Apache Spark
2 9 (3.78%) JBoss
2 9 (3.78%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.36%) Jetty
3 8 (3.36%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.36%) Tornado
4 4 (1.68%) IIS
5 3 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.42%) nginx
6 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.71%) GitHub
2 11 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.62%) SaaS
3 8 (3.36%) G Suite
3 8 (3.36%) Office 365
4 7 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.52%) Slack
6 5 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.42%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.42%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.62%) AMQP
2 3 (1.26%) HTTP
2 3 (1.26%) Internet
2 3 (1.26%) PuTTY
2 3 (1.26%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.42%) DNS
3 1 (0.42%) Firewall
3 1 (0.42%) Network Security
3 1 (0.42%) PPP
3 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.72%) Riak
3 14 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.46%) Redis
4 13 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.04%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.62%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.20%) MySQL
8 9 (3.78%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (3.36%) Big Data
9 8 (3.36%) Couchbase
9 8 (3.36%) Event Store
9 8 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.68%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 122 (51.26%) Cucumber
2 83 (34.87%) Jenkins
3 73 (30.67%) WebDriver
4 53 (22.27%) SpecFlow
5 41 (17.23%) SoapUI
6 31 (13.03%) JIRA
7 30 (12.61%) Git (software)
8 26 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (7.98%) TeamCity
10 16 (6.72%) JBehave
10 16 (6.72%) JMeter
10 16 (6.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (6.30%) Appium
11 15 (6.30%) LoadRunner
11 15 (6.30%) Maven
11 15 (6.30%) Subversion
11 15 (6.30%) Visual Studio
12 14 (5.88%) Ranorex
13 13 (5.46%) FitNesse
14 11 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 38 (15.97%) Finance
2 11 (4.62%) Retail
3 9 (3.78%) Marketing
4 4 (1.68%) Games
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
5 1 (0.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (34.03%) Tester
2 71 (29.83%) Automation Tester
3 48 (20.17%) Analyst
4 47 (19.75%) Test Analyst
5 37 (15.55%) Developer
6 28 (11.76%) Senior Automation Tester
6 28 (11.76%) Senior Tester
6 28 (11.76%) Test Engineer
7 18 (7.56%) Automation Test Analyst
8 17 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 16 (6.72%) Automation Test Lead
10 15 (6.30%) Test Leader
11 14 (5.88%) Java Engineer
12 13 (5.46%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 13 (5.46%) Selenium Tester
13 11 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
14 10 (4.20%) Developer in Test
15 8 (3.36%) PHP Developer
15 8 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
15 8 (3.36%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (23.11%) .NET
2 45 (18.91%) Gherkin
3 36 (15.13%) XML
4 27 (11.34%) HTML
4 27 (11.34%) SOAP
4 27 (11.34%) Web Services
5 25 (10.50%) AngularJS
6 23 (9.66%) ASP.NET
7 17 (7.14%) Kafka
8 16 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (6.72%) REST
9 14 (5.88%) CSS
9 14 (5.88%) Node.js
10 12 (5.04%) jQuery
11 11 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (4.20%) Hibernate
12 10 (4.20%) JSON
12 10 (4.20%) RESTful
12 10 (4.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.52%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.68%) BYOD
4 4 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.26%) Social Media
6 1 (0.42%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.42%) Media Streaming
6 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.72%) Linux
2 12 (5.04%) Android
2 12 (5.04%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.36%) Windows
4 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.84%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 179 (75.21%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (40.34%) BDD
4 94 (39.50%) TDD
5 67 (28.15%) Scrum
6 65 (27.31%) Test Scripting
7 46 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (18.91%) SDLC
9 40 (16.81%) Performance Testing
10 37 (15.55%) Kanban
11 32 (13.45%) Configuration Management
12 31 (13.03%) Test Management
13 30 (12.61%) DevOps
13 30 (12.61%) Software Testing
13 30 (12.61%) System Integration Testing
13 30 (12.61%) Test Strategy
14 27 (11.34%) Mentoring
14 27 (11.34%) Software Engineering
15 26 (10.92%) Security Testing
16 24 (10.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 133 (55.88%) Java
2 104 (43.70%) C#
3 72 (30.25%) SQL
4 57 (23.95%) Python
5 26 (10.92%) Ruby
6 24 (10.08%) PHP
7 22 (9.24%) JavaScript
8 21 (8.82%) C++
9 16 (6.72%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.62%) Scala
11 10 (4.20%) C
12 5 (2.10%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.10%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.26%) F#
14 2 (0.84%) Perl
14 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.42%) ES6
15 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.42%) XPath
15 1 (0.42%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 30 (12.61%) ISTQB
2 15 (6.30%) ISEB
3 10 (4.20%) Degree
3 10 (4.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (18.07%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (9.66%) Docker
2 3 (1.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (9.24%) Puppet
2 10 (4.20%) Ansible
2 10 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.36%) Grafana
4 5 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.42%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.42%) Mesos
5 1 (0.42%) Nagios
5 1 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.98%) Google
3 12 (5.04%) Oracle
4 9 (3.78%) Splunk
5 8 (3.36%) HP
6 6 (2.52%) Zend
7 5 (2.10%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.26%) IBM
8 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.26%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.26%) Software AG
8 3 (1.26%) Twitter
8 3 (1.26%) VMware
8 3 (1.26%) webMethods
9 1 (0.42%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.42%) New Relic
9 1 (0.42%) Perforce
9 1 (0.42%) SAP
9 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.42%) WSO2