Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 46 93
Rank change year-on-year -23 +47 -13
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 46 55 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.25% 4.75% 1.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.90% 28.80% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 45 53 21
North East median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +35.71% -
10th Percentile £28,150 £28,350 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £70,250 £40,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 331 191 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.41% 16.48% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 282 169 203
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,825 £26,000 £28,533
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £51,250
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -26 44 £42,500 -10.53% 18
Durham +10 1 £50,000 +60.00%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (69.57%) Test Automation
2 29 (63.04%) Cucumber
2 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Scrum
3 20 (43.48%) Java
4 18 (39.13%) TDD
5 17 (36.96%) BDD
6 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 15 (32.61%) C#
7 15 (32.61%) Gherkin
8 14 (30.43%) Gatling
9 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
9 13 (28.26%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (26.09%) Docker
10 12 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
10 12 (26.09%) JMeter
11 11 (23.91%) Web Services
11 11 (23.91%) Python
11 11 (23.91%) QA
11 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
12 10 (21.74%) JIRA
12 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (21.74%) LoadRunner
12 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
12 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
12 10 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
13 9 (19.57%) Spring
13 9 (19.57%) Maven
13 9 (19.57%) CSS
13 9 (19.57%) HTML

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 7 (15.22%) Confluence
2 5 (10.87%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.35%) IaaS
4 2 (4.35%) PaaS
5 1 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) DNS
1 2 (4.35%) NAS
1 2 (4.35%) Network Security
1 2 (4.35%) SAN
1 2 (4.35%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.35%) MariaDB
2 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (63.04%) Cucumber
2 14 (30.43%) Gatling
3 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
4 12 (26.09%) JMeter
5 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
6 10 (21.74%) JIRA
6 10 (21.74%) LoadRunner
7 9 (19.57%) Maven
8 7 (15.22%) GitLab
8 7 (15.22%) JUnit
9 6 (13.04%) Bitbucket
9 6 (13.04%) Subversion
10 5 (10.87%) Gradle
11 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
12 2 (4.35%) Ant
12 2 (4.35%) Artifactory
12 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
12 2 (4.35%) NeoLoad
12 2 (4.35%) Protractor
13 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (15.22%) Automotive
2 1 (2.17%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Test Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Test Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (21.74%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Tester
7 5 (10.87%) Agile Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Developer in Test
8 4 (8.70%) Architect
8 4 (8.70%) Automation Tester
8 4 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (8.70%) Python Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Python Software Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) QA Tester
9 3 (6.52%) AWS Architect
9 3 (6.52%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) Gherkin
2 11 (23.91%) Web Services
3 9 (19.57%) CSS
3 9 (19.57%) HTML
3 9 (19.57%) JSON
3 9 (19.57%) Spring
4 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
4 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
5 7 (15.22%) REST
6 6 (13.04%) HTML5
6 6 (13.04%) JPA
6 6 (13.04%) jQuery
6 6 (13.04%) Node.js
6 6 (13.04%) React
6 6 (13.04%) SOAP
6 6 (13.04%) Spring Boot
6 6 (13.04%) Spring MVC
6 6 (13.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (6.52%) .NET
8 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.17%) Podcast
2 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) Test Automation
2 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Scrum
4 18 (39.13%) TDD
5 17 (36.96%) BDD
6 13 (28.26%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
8 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
8 10 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (15.22%) Microservices
10 7 (15.22%) MVC
10 7 (15.22%) Web Development
11 6 (13.04%) DevOps
12 5 (10.87%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Search
13 4 (8.70%) Computer Vision
13 4 (8.70%) Machine Learning
13 4 (8.70%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (32.61%) C#
4 11 (23.91%) Python
5 6 (13.04%) Java 8
6 5 (10.87%) SQL
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.17%) Java 9
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) QA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Ansible
1 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.52%) Consul
3 2 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (4.35%) Grafana
3 2 (4.35%) Kibana
3 2 (4.35%) logstash
3 2 (4.35%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) Rancher
3 2 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (4.35%) Terraform
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.35%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.17%) HP ALM
4 1 (2.17%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) NVIDIA
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.35%) Dynatrace
4 2 (4.35%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Zend