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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
North West / Manchester
Rank 70 77 114
Rank change year-on-year +7 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 152 113 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.90% 3.35% 2.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.88% 14.91% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 142 103 77
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,425 £28,875 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £45,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 957 758 708
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 24.56% 22.47% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 808 651 632
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Selenium
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Manchester

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Manchester

Selenium
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Wigan -4 11 £42,500 +80.85%
Salford -4 8 £37,747 +0.65% 1
Stockport -7 8 £32,250 -19.37% 1
Altrincham - 5 £42,500 -
Bolton -18 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Cheadle - 1 £47,500 - 2
Oldham - 1 £40,000 -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 207 (72.63%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (63.86%) Java
3 138 (48.42%) Cucumber
4 118 (41.40%) Test Scripting
5 107 (37.54%) TDD
6 105 (36.84%) BDD
7 99 (34.74%) C#
8 90 (31.58%) Scrum
9 87 (30.53%) QA
10 77 (27.02%) Test Automation
10 77 (27.02%) JavaScript
11 75 (26.32%) Automated Testing
12 72 (25.26%) SDLC
13 64 (22.46%) Automation Testing
14 63 (22.11%) WebDriver
14 63 (22.11%) SQL
15 60 (21.05%) Python
16 56 (19.65%) Degree
17 53 (18.60%) Linux
18 51 (17.89%) .NET
18 51 (17.89%) DevOps
19 49 (17.19%) Finance
20 48 (16.84%) Gherkin
20 48 (16.84%) System Integration Testing
21 46 (16.14%) Jenkins
22 42 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
23 41 (14.39%) ISEB
24 40 (14.04%) ISTQB
25 38 (13.33%) Ruby
25 38 (13.33%) C++

Selenium
Top Related 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 7 (2.46%) Confluence
2 5 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.40%) Alfresco
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.35%) Apache
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.35%) MS Project
2 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.96%) GitHub
2 14 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.40%) IaaS
4 4 (1.40%) PaaS
5 3 (1.05%) SaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.75%) HTTP
1 5 (1.75%) Internet
2 4 (1.40%) LDAP
3 1 (0.35%) DNS
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.40%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.05%) MySQL
5 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.70%) Big Data
6 2 (0.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.35%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.35%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.35%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 138 (48.42%) Cucumber
2 63 (22.11%) WebDriver
3 46 (16.14%) Jenkins
4 29 (10.18%) JIRA
5 22 (7.72%) SpecFlow
6 18 (6.32%) JMeter
7 17 (5.96%) FitNesse
8 14 (4.91%) Git (software)
8 14 (4.91%) HP UFT
9 13 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (4.21%) JUnit
10 12 (4.21%) LoadRunner
11 10 (3.51%) SoapUI
12 8 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (2.81%) Jasmine
13 7 (2.46%) NUnit
13 7 (2.46%) Subversion
13 7 (2.46%) Visual Studio
14 6 (2.11%) Gatling
15 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 49 (17.19%) Finance
2 11 (3.86%) Military
3 10 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.81%) Games
5 7 (2.46%) Retail
6 6 (2.11%) Marketing
7 4 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.05%) Advertising
9 2 (0.70%) Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.35%) Automotive
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 96 (33.68%) Tester
2 83 (29.12%) Automation Tester
3 59 (20.70%) Developer
4 56 (19.65%) Test Engineer
5 38 (13.33%) Analyst
6 37 (12.98%) Test Automation Engineer
7 36 (12.63%) Senior Tester
7 36 (12.63%) SQL Developer
8 35 (12.28%) Test Analyst
9 33 (11.58%) Senior Automation Tester
10 29 (10.18%) QA Engineer
10 29 (10.18%) Senior Developer
11 28 (9.82%) QA Automation Engineer
12 27 (9.47%) Software Developer
13 26 (9.12%) Java Developer
13 26 (9.12%) JavaScript Developer
14 25 (8.77%) Java Software Developer
15 22 (7.72%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (7.72%) Senior Software Developer
16 21 (7.37%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.89%) .NET
2 48 (16.84%) Gherkin
3 29 (10.18%) Spring
4 27 (9.47%) Web Services
5 25 (8.77%) Java EE
5 25 (8.77%) Oracle ADF
6 24 (8.42%) HTML
7 21 (7.37%) CSS
8 20 (7.02%) AngularJS
9 13 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (3.86%) ASP.NET
10 11 (3.86%) jQuery
10 11 (3.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (3.51%) .NET Framework
11 10 (3.51%) HTML5
12 9 (3.16%) Node.js
12 9 (3.16%) XML
13 8 (2.81%) SOAP
14 7 (2.46%) Ajax
14 7 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.82%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.47%) iPad
3 16 (5.61%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.75%) Cyber Defence
4 5 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.40%) Clustering
5 4 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.40%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.05%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.05%) User Experience
7 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.70%) Online Games
8 1 (0.35%) Blog
8 1 (0.35%) EPoS
8 1 (0.35%) Fintech
8 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.60%) Linux
2 37 (12.98%) Windows
3 6 (2.11%) Android
3 6 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.35%) CentOS
5 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (72.63%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (41.40%) Test Scripting
3 107 (37.54%) TDD
4 105 (36.84%) BDD
5 90 (31.58%) Scrum
6 77 (27.02%) Test Automation
7 75 (26.32%) Automated Testing
8 72 (25.26%) SDLC
9 64 (22.46%) Automation Testing
10 51 (17.89%) DevOps
11 48 (16.84%) System Integration Testing
12 42 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (12.28%) Regression Testing
14 32 (11.23%) Test Strategy
15 31 (10.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (10.88%) Software Testing
16 30 (10.53%) Kanban
17 29 (10.18%) Configuration Management
18 27 (9.47%) Defect Management
19 25 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 182 (63.86%) Java
2 99 (34.74%) C#
3 77 (27.02%) JavaScript
4 63 (22.11%) SQL
5 60 (21.05%) Python
6 38 (13.33%) C++
6 38 (13.33%) Ruby
7 22 (7.72%) Perl
8 19 (6.67%) C
9 8 (2.81%) PHP
10 7 (2.46%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.11%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.40%) VBA
13 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.05%) VBScript
14 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.70%) ES6
14 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.70%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (19.65%) Degree
2 41 (14.39%) ISEB
3 40 (14.04%) ISTQB
4 29 (10.18%) Security Cleared
5 26 (9.12%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.35%) MCSE
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (30.53%) QA
2 12 (4.21%) SDET
3 5 (1.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.86%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.51%) Docker
4 1 (0.35%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Ansible
3 1 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.35%) Cacti
3 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.35%) Icinga
3 1 (0.35%) Kibana
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (12.63%) Oracle
2 15 (5.26%) VMware
3 13 (4.56%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.21%) HP
5 8 (2.81%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.40%) Cognos
6 4 (1.40%) IBM
6 4 (1.40%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.70%) BMC
7 2 (0.70%) Remedy
7 2 (0.70%) SAP
7 2 (0.70%) Zend
8 1 (0.35%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.35%) Apple
8 1 (0.35%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.35%) Google
8 1 (0.35%) Informatica
8 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
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