Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North East
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 54 73
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 35 59 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.67% 4.40% 3.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.67% 21.85% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 54 55
Median annual salary £39,750 £38,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.58% -7.74% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £26,500 £30,950
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £66,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 256 270 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.51% 20.12% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 170 218 285
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,700 £27,200
90th Percentile £55,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Selenium as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in the North East.

Salary trend for Selenium in the North East

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in the North East over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 -24 25 £40,000 - 4
Durham +12 9 £33,000 +1.54%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 28 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) Software Testing
3 18 (51.43%) JMeter
4 15 (42.86%) Java
5 14 (40.00%) Finance
6 13 (37.14%) C#
7 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
8 11 (31.43%) Cucumber
8 11 (31.43%) DevOps
8 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (28.57%) Docker
9 10 (28.57%) Analytical Thinking
9 10 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (25.71%) Postman
10 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
11 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
11 8 (22.86%) User Experience
11 8 (22.86%) AWS
11 8 (22.86%) Maven
12 7 (20.00%) Sage
12 7 (20.00%) Gatling
12 7 (20.00%) Sumo Logic
12 7 (20.00%) Datadog
12 7 (20.00%) New Relic
12 7 (20.00%) BlazeMeter
12 7 (20.00%) Slack
13 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
13 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (17.14%) Banking

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 3 (8.57%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) AWS
2 7 (20.00%) BlazeMeter
2 7 (20.00%) Datadog
2 7 (20.00%) Slack
2 7 (20.00%) Sumo Logic
3 5 (14.29%) GitHub
4 3 (8.57%) SaaS
5 2 (5.71%) Azure
5 2 (5.71%) Serverless
6 1 (2.86%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
1 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (8.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) JMeter
2 11 (31.43%) Cucumber
3 9 (25.71%) Postman
4 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
4 8 (22.86%) Maven
5 7 (20.00%) Gatling
6 5 (14.29%) Appium
6 5 (14.29%) HP UFT
6 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
7 4 (11.43%) JIRA
8 3 (8.57%) Artifactory
8 3 (8.57%) Bitbucket
8 3 (8.57%) JUnit
8 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
8 3 (8.57%) TestNG
9 2 (5.71%) Protractor
9 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Retail Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Public Sector
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Test Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Automation Test Lead
2 8 (22.86%) Test Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Test Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Development Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Software Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) Redux
2 3 (8.57%) RESTful
2 3 (8.57%) SOAP
2 3 (8.57%) Symfony
3 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.86%) Express
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) LAMP
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
3 8 (22.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) Software Testing
4 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
5 11 (31.43%) DevOps
6 10 (28.57%) Analytical Thinking
6 10 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
8 5 (14.29%) BDD
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) Open Source
8 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 5 (14.29%) Wealth Management
9 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (8.57%) Lua
4 3 (8.57%) PHP
4 3 (8.57%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) New Relic
1 7 (20.00%) Sage
2 3 (8.57%) Red Hat