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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 187 146 101
Rank change year-on-year -41 -45 +17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 79 71 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.29% 1.54% 2.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.98% 7.73% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 63 74
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £31,400
25th Percentile £48,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £56,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £57,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £54,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.67% - +5.88%

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 990 919 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.12% 19.95% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 554 734 589
10th Percentile £35,550 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +10.80%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Manchester

Selenium
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in Manchester.

Salary trend for Selenium in Manchester

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in Manchester over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 73 (92.41%) Test Automation
2 64 (81.01%) Agile
3 50 (63.29%) Java
4 42 (53.16%) JavaScript
5 41 (51.90%) AWS
6 40 (50.63%) Software Testing
7 34 (43.04%) RESTful
8 33 (41.77%) Social Skills
9 32 (40.51%) Azure
10 31 (39.24%) GitHub
10 31 (39.24%) TDD
10 31 (39.24%) Python
11 30 (37.97%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (36.71%) Software Engineering
12 29 (36.71%) React
12 29 (36.71%) BDD
13 28 (35.44%) Git (software)
14 26 (32.91%) QA
14 26 (32.91%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (32.91%) CSS
14 26 (32.91%) Postman
15 25 (31.65%) NoSQL
15 25 (31.65%) Mentoring
16 24 (30.38%) Microservices
17 22 (27.85%) GitLab
17 22 (27.85%) DevOps
17 22 (27.85%) Cucumber
17 22 (27.85%) Gherkin
17 22 (27.85%) OO
18 21 (26.58%) JSON

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (3.80%) IIS
2 2 (2.53%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.27%) ThingWorx
Cloud Services
1 41 (51.90%) AWS
2 32 (40.51%) Azure
3 31 (39.24%) GitHub
4 18 (22.78%) GCP
5 9 (11.39%) Amplience
6 8 (10.13%) npm
7 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.53%) Microsoft 365
8 2 (2.53%) SaaS
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.27%) CloudFront
9 1 (1.27%) GitHub Actions
9 1 (1.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (1.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) AMQP
2 1 (1.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) LoRaWAN
2 1 (1.27%) MQTT
2 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.65%) NoSQL
2 16 (20.25%) MongoDB
3 15 (18.99%) MySQL
3 15 (18.99%) Neo4j
3 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.39%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.80%) Big Data
7 2 (2.53%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.53%) Metadata
8 1 (1.27%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.27%) DynamoDB
8 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (35.44%) Git (software)
2 26 (32.91%) Postman
3 22 (27.85%) Cucumber
3 22 (27.85%) GitLab
4 21 (26.58%) Cypress.io
4 21 (26.58%) Robot Framework
5 16 (20.25%) SonarQube
6 15 (18.99%) Jenkins
7 14 (17.72%) JIRA
8 12 (15.19%) JMeter
9 11 (13.92%) Appium
10 9 (11.39%) Bugzilla
10 9 (11.39%) Redmine
11 8 (10.13%) JUnit
11 8 (10.13%) SoapUI
12 6 (7.59%) Babel
12 6 (7.59%) JSUnit
12 6 (7.59%) webpack
13 4 (5.06%) SpecFlow
14 3 (3.80%) Calabash
General
1 33 (41.77%) Social Skills
2 21 (26.58%) Automotive
3 12 (15.19%) Retail
4 6 (7.59%) Finance
4 6 (7.59%) Public Sector
5 3 (3.80%) Legal
6 2 (2.53%) Banking
6 2 (2.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (2.53%) Social Housing
7 1 (1.27%) Aviation
7 1 (1.27%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Software Engineer
1 22 (27.85%) Test Engineer
2 19 (24.05%) Software Test Engineer
3 18 (22.78%) Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (16.46%) QA Engineer
6 12 (15.19%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 12 (15.19%) Senior Test Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Senior QA Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Developer in Test
9 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Analyst
10 6 (7.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
11 5 (6.33%) Tester
12 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
12 4 (5.06%) Principal Engineer
12 4 (5.06%) Principal Test Engineer
13 3 (3.80%) Java Developer in Test
13 3 (3.80%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.04%) RESTful
2 29 (36.71%) React
3 26 (32.91%) CSS
4 22 (27.85%) Gherkin
5 21 (26.58%) JSON
6 19 (24.05%) HTML
7 17 (21.52%) Puppeteer
8 16 (20.25%) .NET
9 15 (18.99%) HTML5
9 15 (18.99%) Spring
9 15 (18.99%) Spring Boot
10 12 (15.19%) Web Services
11 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
12 6 (7.59%) JWT
12 6 (7.59%) Node.js
12 6 (7.59%) XML
13 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
13 5 (6.33%) J2EE
13 5 (6.33%) REST
14 4 (5.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Cloud Native
2 7 (8.86%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (8.86%) User Experience
3 6 (7.59%) IoT
4 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.27%) NB-IoT
5 1 (1.27%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Android
1 11 (13.92%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (92.41%) Test Automation
2 64 (81.01%) Agile
3 40 (50.63%) Software Testing
4 31 (39.24%) TDD
5 30 (37.97%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (36.71%) BDD
6 29 (36.71%) Software Engineering
7 26 (32.91%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (31.65%) Mentoring
9 24 (30.38%) Microservices
10 22 (27.85%) DevOps
10 22 (27.85%) OO
11 21 (26.58%) CI/CD
11 21 (26.58%) Software Delivery
12 20 (25.32%) Coaching
13 16 (20.25%) API Testing
13 16 (20.25%) Scrum
14 15 (18.99%) Observability
14 15 (18.99%) Pair Programming
14 15 (18.99%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) Java
2 42 (53.16%) JavaScript
3 31 (39.24%) Python
4 21 (26.58%) SQL
5 20 (25.32%) C#
6 15 (18.99%) ES6
6 15 (18.99%) ES7
6 15 (18.99%) ES8
7 13 (16.46%) Ruby
8 12 (15.19%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.06%) C++
9 4 (5.06%) Perl
10 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) C
11 1 (1.27%) Go
11 1 (1.27%) Groovy
11 1 (1.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.27%) Scala
11 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.53%) ISEB
4 1 (1.27%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.27%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (32.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (20.25%) Kubernetes
2 15 (18.99%) Grafana
2 15 (18.99%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Google
2 6 (7.59%) Hitachi
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Dell
5 1 (1.27%) PTC
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com