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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
England / North East
Rank 55 69 73
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.54% 1.39% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.79% 8.49% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 5
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +18.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 116 106 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.38% 16.36% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 107 84 148
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,746 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Selenium as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +24 13 £35,000 +13.82% 8
Durham -1 2 £35,000 -
Northumberland - 1 £32,500 -
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 14 (43.75%) TDD
5 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 10 (31.25%) Automation Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
6 9 (28.13%) Data Protection
7 8 (25.00%) QA
7 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
8 7 (21.88%) Ruby
8 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
9 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 5 (15.63%) SOAP
10 5 (15.63%) HTML
10 5 (15.63%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) XML
10 5 (15.63%) Python
10 5 (15.63%) Scrum
10 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
11 4 (12.50%) RSpec
11 4 (12.50%) ATDD
11 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
11 4 (12.50%) User Stories
11 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
11 4 (12.50%) JIRA

Selenium
Top Related 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 (9.38%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQLite
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) RSpec
4 3 (9.38%) JUnit
4 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
5 2 (6.25%) Gatling
5 2 (6.25%) JMeter
5 2 (6.25%) PhantomJS
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.13%) JBehave
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (3.13%) QADirector
6 1 (3.13%) QARun
6 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (6.25%) Games
1 2 (6.25%) Law
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Test Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Automation Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Project Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
1 5 (15.63%) SOAP
1 5 (15.63%) XML
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 2 (6.25%) Java EE
4 2 (6.25%) XSLT
5 1 (3.13%) EJB
5 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) J2SE
5 1 (3.13%) Play Framework
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) Automation Testing
3 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Data Protection
4 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
5 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.63%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
7 4 (12.50%) ATDD
7 4 (12.50%) Functional Programming
7 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 4 (12.50%) OO
7 4 (12.50%) User Stories
8 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
8 3 (9.38%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) Ruby
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) Scala
6 2 (6.25%) Groovy
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.13%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) HP
1 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) webMethods
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 17 days ago
Telford or London or Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £57-63K p/a
Posted: 17 days ago