Period
to 18 January 2020

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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North East
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 45 62
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 46 71 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.65% 5.27% 3.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.69% 22.98% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 64 57
North East median annual salary £35,544 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.14% -4.76% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,800 £30,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 260 309 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.63% 22.96% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 179 266 219
North East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +8.84%
10th Percentile £31,100 £29,375 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,705 £63,125 £62,813
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 2020. 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 -12 39 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Durham +2 6 £33,000 -34.00%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, 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 40 (86.96%) Test Automation
2 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Java
4 19 (41.30%) Software Testing
5 18 (39.13%) JMeter
6 17 (36.96%) Cucumber
7 15 (32.61%) Finance
8 13 (28.26%) C#
8 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (26.09%) User Experience
9 12 (26.09%) WebDriver
10 11 (23.91%) DevOps
11 10 (21.74%) AWS
11 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
12 9 (19.57%) QA
12 9 (19.57%) Docker
12 9 (19.57%) Analytical Thinking
12 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (19.57%) Postman
13 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
13 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (17.39%) Ruby
14 7 (15.22%) System Testing
14 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
14 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
14 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
14 7 (15.22%) Public Sector
14 7 (15.22%) Gatling
15 6 (13.04%) 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 3 (6.52%) Confluence
2 2 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) AWS
2 6 (13.04%) BlazeMeter
2 6 (13.04%) Datadog
2 6 (13.04%) Slack
2 6 (13.04%) Sumo Logic
3 5 (10.87%) Azure
4 3 (6.52%) GitHub
4 3 (6.52%) SaaS
5 2 (4.35%) Serverless
6 1 (2.17%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MySQL
1 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) JMeter
2 17 (36.96%) Cucumber
3 12 (26.09%) WebDriver
4 9 (19.57%) Postman
5 7 (15.22%) Gatling
5 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
5 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
6 6 (13.04%) HP UFT
6 6 (13.04%) Maven
7 5 (10.87%) Ranorex
7 5 (10.87%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (8.70%) Appium
8 4 (8.70%) JIRA
9 3 (6.52%) Artifactory
9 3 (6.52%) Bitbucket
9 3 (6.52%) JUnit
9 3 (6.52%) Protractor
9 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
9 3 (6.52%) TestNG
10 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Test Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Automation Test Lead
5 6 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Development Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior QA Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Test Development Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Functional Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) XML
2 3 (6.52%) Redux
2 3 (6.52%) RESTful
2 3 (6.52%) SOAP
2 3 (6.52%) Symfony
3 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) LAMP
4 1 (2.17%) Express
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (26.09%) User Experience
3 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (8.70%) Tandem
5 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.35%) Robotics
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (86.96%) Test Automation
2 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) Software Testing
4 11 (23.91%) DevOps
5 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 9 (19.57%) Analytical Thinking
6 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (15.22%) System Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.04%) BDD
9 6 (13.04%) Coaching
9 6 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (13.04%) Exploratory Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.04%) SDLC
9 6 (13.04%) TDD
9 6 (13.04%) Wealth Management
10 5 (10.87%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Java
2 13 (28.26%) C#
3 8 (17.39%) Ruby
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.70%) Python
6 3 (6.52%) Lua
6 3 (6.52%) PHP
6 3 (6.52%) SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) IAG
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) New Relic
1 6 (13.04%) Sage
2 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) Genesys
4 1 (2.17%) VMware