Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 67 105
Rank change year-on-year -13 +38 -10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 42 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.49% 3.23% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.97% 17.26% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 11
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,050 £28,175 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £36,500
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 351 226 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.77% 18.74% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 297 208 193
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,375 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -17 36 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Durham 0 2 £24,250 -30.22%
Northumberland +2 1 £42,500 +30.77%
Teesside - 1 £35,000 -
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 40 (95.24%) Test Automation
2 36 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (59.52%) SQL
4 20 (47.62%) Java
5 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (42.86%) Cucumber
7 17 (40.48%) Ruby
8 16 (38.10%) QA
9 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
9 15 (35.71%) C#
9 15 (35.71%) Test Strategy
10 14 (33.33%) HTML
11 13 (30.95%) Oracle
11 13 (30.95%) JUnit
11 13 (30.95%) CSS
11 13 (30.95%) Scrum
11 13 (30.95%) Software Testing
11 13 (30.95%) Test Management
12 12 (28.57%) Open Source
12 12 (28.57%) TestNG
12 12 (28.57%) Jasmine
12 12 (28.57%) Protractor
13 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (26.19%) Degree
13 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
13 11 (26.19%) Test Scripting
14 10 (23.81%) .NET
14 10 (23.81%) ISEB
14 10 (23.81%) Context-Driven Testing

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 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) IaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) PaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Tricentis Tosca
3 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) NAS
1 2 (4.76%) Network Security
1 2 (4.76%) SAN
1 2 (4.76%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
1 2 (4.76%) MariaDB
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 13 (30.95%) JUnit
4 12 (28.57%) Jasmine
4 12 (28.57%) Protractor
4 12 (28.57%) TestNG
5 8 (19.05%) SoapUI
6 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 6 (14.29%) JMeter
6 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 4 (9.52%) Artifactory
7 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner
7 4 (9.52%) Maven
7 4 (9.52%) MSTest
7 4 (9.52%) Ranorex
7 4 (9.52%) Robot Framework
8 3 (7.14%) JIRA
9 2 (4.76%) Ant
9 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.76%) GitLab
General
1 2 (4.76%) Advertising
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
1 15 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) QA Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) QA Test Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Test Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Test Leader
4 7 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Lead Tester
6 4 (9.52%) QA Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Software Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Automation Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) QA Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) HTML
2 13 (30.95%) CSS
3 10 (23.81%) .NET
4 9 (21.43%) SOAP
5 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.52%) RESTful
6 4 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (4.76%) CSS3
7 2 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (4.76%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) jQuery
7 2 (4.76%) JSON
7 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.76%) XML
8 1 (2.38%) COM
8 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.38%) React
8 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Test Automation
2 36 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (35.71%) Test Strategy
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) Software Testing
4 13 (30.95%) Test Management
5 12 (28.57%) Open Source
6 11 (26.19%) Test Scripting
6 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
7 10 (23.81%) Context-Driven Testing
8 9 (21.43%) Project Planning
8 9 (21.43%) SDLC
8 9 (21.43%) TDD
9 8 (19.05%) BDD
10 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Regression Testing
11 4 (9.52%) DevOps
11 4 (9.52%) Multithreading
11 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) SQL
2 20 (47.62%) Java
3 17 (40.48%) Ruby
4 15 (35.71%) C#
4 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Java 8
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
1 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (23.81%) ISEB
3 9 (21.43%) ISEB Practitioner
4 6 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (38.10%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Consul
2 2 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (4.76%) Grafana
2 2 (4.76%) Kibana
2 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.76%) logstash
2 2 (4.76%) Rancher
2 2 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.76%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.38%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) AppDynamics
2 2 (4.76%) Dynatrace
2 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Capita
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft