The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
North West / Merseyside
Rank 59 49 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 7 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.25% 2.66% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.21% 12.87% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 3
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +62.79%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 76 101 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.62% 20.65% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 72 86 40
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Selenium
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Merseyside

Selenium
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 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
Liverpool -4 7 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 13 (76.47%) QA
2 11 (64.71%) SDLC
3 9 (52.94%) Cucumber
3 9 (52.94%) Automation Testing
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
4 8 (47.06%) Manual Testing
4 8 (47.06%) API Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
6 6 (35.29%) Gherkin
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
7 5 (29.41%) ISEB
7 5 (29.41%) System Testing
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
9 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
9 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
10 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Marketing
10 2 (11.76%) JIRA
10 2 (11.76%) Subversion
10 2 (11.76%) Scalability Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Cucumber
2 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
3 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) Subversion
5 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) QA Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) QA Leader
4 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.88%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) SDLC
2 9 (52.94%) Automation Testing
3 8 (47.06%) API Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Manual Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
4 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) System Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.76%) Scalability Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
9 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
10 1 (5.88%) Exploratory Testing
10 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (11.76%) GCP
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
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