Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 89 81
Rank change year-on-year +36 -8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 56 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.15% 1.86% 2.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.45% 10.77% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 52 22 39
North East median annual salary £40,919 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.91% +7.69% -5.80%
10th Percentile £31,325 £32,500 £25,700
90th Percentile £70,250 £40,464 £50,000
England median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.45%

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 204 260 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.12% 17.30% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 181 205 261
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,900 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.54% +1.07% +2.74%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,533 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 48 £47,500 +35.71%
Durham -11 8 £36,000 +56.52% 1
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 53 (94.64%) Test Automation
2 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 25 (44.64%) Cucumber
5 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
6 21 (37.50%) TDD
6 21 (37.50%) WebDriver
6 21 (37.50%) Case Management
7 20 (35.71%) BDD
7 20 (35.71%) SOAP
8 19 (33.93%) Web Services
8 19 (33.93%) Documentum
8 19 (33.93%) Validation
8 19 (33.93%) Pega
8 19 (33.93%) GitHub
9 18 (32.14%) DevOps
10 17 (30.36%) REST
10 17 (30.36%) Test Scripting
11 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
11 16 (28.57%) Puppet
11 16 (28.57%) Build Automation
12 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
12 15 (26.79%) TOGAF
12 15 (26.79%) Middleware
12 15 (26.79%) Java
12 15 (26.79%) Business Analysis
13 14 (25.00%) QA
13 14 (25.00%) ZABBIX
13 14 (25.00%) SQL

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 19 (33.93%) Documentum
2 12 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (19.64%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (7.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) GitHub
2 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (44.64%) Cucumber
3 21 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (17.86%) SoapUI
7 8 (14.29%) JMeter
8 7 (12.50%) Ranorex
9 6 (10.71%) JUnit
9 6 (10.71%) SpecFlow
10 5 (8.93%) JIRA
11 4 (7.14%) Appium
11 4 (7.14%) LoadRunner
11 4 (7.14%) Maven
11 4 (7.14%) Robot Framework
11 4 (7.14%) TestNG
12 2 (3.57%) Artifactory
12 2 (3.57%) Bitbucket
12 2 (3.57%) NUnit
12 2 (3.57%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Test Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Test Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Tester
5 7 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Automation Tester
6 6 (10.71%) Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Test Leader
7 5 (8.93%) Developer in Test
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Principal Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) SOAP
2 19 (33.93%) Web Services
3 17 (30.36%) REST
4 15 (26.79%) Middleware
5 9 (16.07%) Gherkin
6 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.14%) XML
8 3 (5.36%) .NET
8 3 (5.36%) RESTful
8 3 (5.36%) Symfony
9 2 (3.57%) Java EE
9 2 (3.57%) WebSockets
10 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.79%) Chai
10 1 (1.79%) JSON
10 1 (1.79%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (94.64%) Test Automation
2 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) Case Management
3 21 (37.50%) TDD
4 20 (35.71%) BDD
5 19 (33.93%) Validation
6 18 (32.14%) DevOps
7 17 (30.36%) Test Scripting
8 16 (28.57%) Build Automation
9 15 (26.79%) Business Analysis
9 15 (26.79%) TOGAF
9 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
10 13 (23.21%) Data Management
10 13 (23.21%) SOA
10 13 (23.21%) Software Testing
10 13 (23.21%) Test Strategy
11 12 (21.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 12 (21.43%) Quality Management
11 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
11 12 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) C#
4 11 (19.64%) Ruby
5 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) Groovy
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) ISTQB
3 10 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (16.07%) ISEB
5 7 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (10.71%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (3.57%) Degree
7 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) QA
2 12 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (28.57%) Puppet
2 14 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) Pega
3 12 (21.43%) EMC
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Zend
6 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.79%) OpenText