Period
to 17 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 66 75
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 70 59 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.22% 3.82% 2.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.73% 23.79% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 63 56 28
North East median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% +12.00%
10th Percentile £26,700 £32,000 £28,200
90th Percentile £47,500 £67,500 £40,375
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 308 248 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.99% 16.07% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 266 217 216
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.47% -1.67%
10th Percentile £29,375 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,125 £62,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +13 67 £40,000 -4.76% 18
Durham +11 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 50 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 47 (67.14%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (62.86%) Java
4 38 (54.29%) Cucumber
5 33 (47.14%) Scrum
6 27 (38.57%) JavaScript
6 27 (38.57%) C#
7 25 (35.71%) QA
8 23 (32.86%) TDD
9 22 (31.43%) BDD
10 21 (30.00%) JIRA
10 21 (30.00%) Web Services
11 18 (25.71%) Jenkins
11 18 (25.71%) Docker
12 17 (24.29%) WebDriver
12 17 (24.29%) JSON
12 17 (24.29%) Git (software)
12 17 (24.29%) Spring
13 16 (22.86%) Python
14 15 (21.43%) JUnit
14 15 (21.43%) Hibernate
14 15 (21.43%) REST
14 15 (21.43%) Gherkin
14 15 (21.43%) Microservices
15 14 (20.00%) Confluence
15 14 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (20.00%) CSS
15 14 (20.00%) HTML
16 13 (18.57%) SOAP
16 13 (18.57%) MVC

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 14 (20.00%) Confluence
2 11 (15.71%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.29%) BrowserStack
3 3 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.43%) DigitalOcean
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (54.29%) Cucumber
2 21 (30.00%) JIRA
3 18 (25.71%) Jenkins
4 17 (24.29%) Git (software)
4 17 (24.29%) WebDriver
5 15 (21.43%) JUnit
6 13 (18.57%) Bitbucket
6 13 (18.57%) Maven
6 13 (18.57%) Subversion
7 11 (15.71%) GitLab
7 11 (15.71%) Gradle
8 10 (14.29%) Gatling
8 10 (14.29%) JMeter
9 8 (11.43%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.86%) TestNG
10 2 (2.86%) Travis CI
11 1 (1.43%) Protractor
11 1 (1.43%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Analyst
2 24 (34.29%) Developer
3 23 (32.86%) Test Analyst
4 21 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 19 (27.14%) Java Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Test Automation Engineer
6 12 (17.14%) Test Engineer
6 12 (17.14%) Tester
7 11 (15.71%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 9 (12.86%) Software Engineer
9 8 (11.43%) Agile Developer
9 8 (11.43%) Agile Java Developer
9 8 (11.43%) Automation Tester
10 7 (10.00%) Developer in Test
11 5 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
12 4 (5.71%) Python Engineer
12 4 (5.71%) Python Software Engineer
13 3 (4.29%) QA Analyst
13 3 (4.29%) Quality Analyst
13 3 (4.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) Web Services
2 17 (24.29%) JSON
2 17 (24.29%) Spring
3 15 (21.43%) Gherkin
3 15 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 15 (21.43%) REST
4 14 (20.00%) CSS
4 14 (20.00%) HTML
5 13 (18.57%) JPA
5 13 (18.57%) SOAP
5 13 (18.57%) Spring MVC
6 11 (15.71%) HTML5
6 11 (15.71%) jQuery
6 11 (15.71%) Spring Boot
7 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
7 9 (12.86%) Node.js
8 6 (8.57%) React
8 6 (8.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (5.71%) XML
10 3 (4.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.14%) Tandem
1 5 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.43%) Podcast
2 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 47 (67.14%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (47.14%) Scrum
4 23 (32.86%) TDD
5 22 (31.43%) BDD
6 15 (21.43%) Microservices
7 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (18.57%) MVC
7 13 (18.57%) Web Development
8 12 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (15.71%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Search
10 10 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
10 10 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 8 (11.43%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (10.00%) API Testing
12 7 (10.00%) OO
13 5 (7.14%) Performance Testing
13 5 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (62.86%) Java
2 27 (38.57%) C#
2 27 (38.57%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.86%) Python
4 10 (14.29%) Ruby
5 6 (8.57%) Java 8
6 4 (5.71%) SQL
7 2 (2.86%) Java 9
8 1 (1.43%) Groovy
8 1 (1.43%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Ansible
1 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.86%) Terraform
2 1 (1.43%) Consul
2 1 (1.43%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) NVIDIA
3 2 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) Zend