The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 60 59
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 13 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.41% 2.19% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.29% 13.70% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 8
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +13.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 85 73 100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.31% 16.01% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 75
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Selenium
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Newcastle upon Tyne

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 13 (48.15%) Java
4 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
4 11 (40.74%) Automation Testing
5 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
6 9 (33.33%) TDD
6 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
8 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Ruby
8 6 (22.22%) QA
9 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
9 5 (18.52%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) C#
10 4 (14.81%) User Stories
10 4 (14.81%) HTML
10 4 (14.81%) SOAP
10 4 (14.81%) Web Services
10 4 (14.81%) XML
10 4 (14.81%) Python
10 4 (14.81%) Scrum
11 3 (11.11%) CMS
11 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
11 3 (11.11%) Unix
11 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQLite
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) WebDriver
2 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) Gatling
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 2 (7.41%) JMeter
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) RSpec
5 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.70%) JBehave
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) QADirector
5 1 (3.70%) QARun
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (7.41%) Games
1 2 (7.41%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
1 10 (37.04%) Test Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Test Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Tester
4 6 (22.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Automation Tester
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Java Automation Tester
8 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Project Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) Java EE
3 2 (7.41%) JSON
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Automation Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
4 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) User Stories
8 3 (11.11%) BDD
8 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Microservices
8 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 3 (11.11%) SDLC
8 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
9 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
9 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.41%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) Ruby
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) Groovy
6 2 (7.41%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) HP
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
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Posted: 5 days ago
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