Period
to 21 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North East
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 69 69 55
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 19 34 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.73% 2.69% 4.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.27% 12.88% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 45
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,000 £33,188 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.76%
75th Percentile £47,500 £50,313 £43,750
90th Percentile £48,650 £55,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 185 264 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.82% 20.89% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 174 174 205
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £29,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,563 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £52,095
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £59,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the North East

Selenium
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in the North East.

Salary trend for Selenium in the North East

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in the North East over the 6 months to 21 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the North East

Selenium
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 April 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -4 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Durham +4 6 £35,000 +6.06%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 18 (94.74%) Test Automation
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
4 9 (47.37%) QA
4 9 (47.37%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) Scrum
5 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (26.32%) Public Sector
7 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
7 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
7 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
7 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
8 4 (21.05%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (21.05%) Migration
8 4 (21.05%) JIRA
8 4 (21.05%) Cypress.io
8 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
8 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.79%) Postman
9 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
9 3 (15.79%) DevOps
9 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.79%) Appium
9 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (15.79%) SDLC

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Azure
2 1 (5.26%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
2 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
3 4 (21.05%) Cypress.io
3 4 (21.05%) JIRA
3 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
4 3 (15.79%) Appium
4 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.79%) JMeter
4 3 (15.79%) Postman
5 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
6 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) NeoLoad
6 1 (5.26%) Protractor
6 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (26.32%) Public Sector
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Automation Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Test Automation
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
6 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) API Testing
8 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
8 3 (15.79%) DevOps
8 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
8 3 (15.79%) Test Management
8 3 (15.79%) Validation
9 2 (10.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) CFA
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian