Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North East
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 58 102
Rank change year-on-year -28 +44 -15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 36 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.28% 3.70% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.86% 21.54% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 17
North East median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,250 £40,285
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 365 195 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.15% 17.17% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 303 174 214
North East median annual salary £45,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.45% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £49,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Selenium in the North East

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the North East over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 -34 35 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 32 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 14 (38.89%) TDD
4 14 (38.89%) Scrum
5 13 (36.11%) BDD
6 12 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (30.56%) LoadRunner
7 11 (30.56%) JMeter
7 11 (30.56%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (27.78%) C#
9 9 (25.00%) SoapUI
9 9 (25.00%) Java
9 9 (25.00%) Gherkin
9 9 (25.00%) Gatling
10 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
10 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
11 7 (19.44%) HTML
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle
11 7 (19.44%) CSS
11 7 (19.44%) SOAP
11 7 (19.44%) QA
11 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (16.67%) Test Management
12 6 (16.67%) Ruby
12 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
12 6 (16.67%) WebDriver
12 6 (16.67%) Protractor

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 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
2 2 (5.56%) PaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Tricentis Tosca
3 1 (2.78%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) NAS
1 2 (5.56%) Network Security
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
1 2 (5.56%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (5.56%) MariaDB
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 12 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (30.56%) JMeter
3 11 (30.56%) LoadRunner
4 9 (25.00%) Gatling
4 9 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (16.67%) Jasmine
5 6 (16.67%) Protractor
5 6 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
7 4 (11.11%) JUnit
7 4 (11.11%) Maven
7 4 (11.11%) MSTest
7 4 (11.11%) Ranorex
7 4 (11.11%) Robot Framework
7 4 (11.11%) TestNG
8 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
9 2 (5.56%) Ant
9 2 (5.56%) JIRA
9 2 (5.56%) NeoLoad
General
1 3 (8.33%) Automotive
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
1 14 (38.89%) Test Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Test Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) QA Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) QA Test Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Lead Tester
5 4 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 3 (8.33%) Automation Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 7 (19.44%) CSS
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) SOAP
3 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.33%) Node.js
5 3 (8.33%) React
5 3 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (5.56%) CSS3
6 2 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (5.56%) HTML5
6 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 2 (5.56%) JSON
6 2 (5.56%) RESTful
6 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.78%) COM
7 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.78%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) Fintech
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Scrum
3 14 (38.89%) TDD
4 13 (36.11%) BDD
5 11 (30.56%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (16.67%) DevOps
8 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Test Management
8 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
10 4 (11.11%) Open Source
10 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) Groovy
7 1 (2.78%) Java 8
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
7 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Ansible
1 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.33%) Consul
3 2 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (5.56%) Grafana
3 2 (5.56%) Kibana
3 2 (5.56%) logstash
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Rancher
3 2 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (5.56%) Terraform
3 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.56%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.78%) HP ALM
4 1 (2.78%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) NVIDIA
4 2 (5.56%) AppDynamics
4 2 (5.56%) Dynatrace
4 2 (5.56%) Google
4 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) HP