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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England / North East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 78 67
Rank change year-on-year +29 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 23 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.03% 0.51% 2.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.33% 3.36% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 20
Median salary £35,000 £31,875 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.80% -8.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,100 £34,625 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

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 103 119 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.04% 15.03% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 94 111 157
Median salary £37,500 £37,700 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.53% -5.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +37 21 £35,000 +9.80% 6
Durham - 2 £34,500 -
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 33 (86.84%) Test Automation
2 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (55.26%) Java
4 17 (44.74%) WebDriver
5 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
5 14 (36.84%) TDD
6 11 (28.95%) BDD
6 11 (28.95%) QA
6 11 (28.95%) Test Scripting
7 10 (26.32%) Ruby
7 10 (26.32%) Test Strategy
7 10 (26.32%) Web Services
8 9 (23.68%) C#
9 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.05%) SQL
9 8 (21.05%) SOAP
9 8 (21.05%) Python
9 8 (21.05%) REST
9 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
10 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
11 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
11 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
12 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
12 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.16%) Oracle
12 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.16%) Regression 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 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.53%) Documentum
3 3 (7.89%) CMS
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) GitHub
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQLite
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) WebDriver
2 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
3 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.53%) JUnit
5 4 (10.53%) RSpec
6 2 (5.26%) CircleCI
6 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
6 2 (5.26%) Gatling
6 2 (5.26%) JMeter
6 2 (5.26%) PhantomJS
6 2 (5.26%) Ranorex
6 2 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (2.63%) Appium
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
7 1 (2.63%) Maven
7 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 13 (34.21%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) QA Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Test Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Tester
4 6 (15.79%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Web Services
2 8 (21.05%) REST
2 8 (21.05%) SOAP
3 4 (10.53%) JSON
3 4 (10.53%) Middleware
3 4 (10.53%) XML
4 3 (7.89%) .NET
4 3 (7.89%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) Java EE
5 2 (5.26%) XML Messaging
5 2 (5.26%) XSLT
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) J2EE
6 1 (2.63%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Test Automation
2 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) TDD
4 11 (28.95%) BDD
4 11 (28.95%) Test Scripting
5 10 (26.32%) Test Strategy
6 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
7 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Regression Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Validation
9 4 (10.53%) BPEL
9 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) Data Management
9 4 (10.53%) Document Management
9 4 (10.53%) Quality Management
9 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.53%) SOA
9 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) Ruby
3 9 (23.68%) C#
4 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) Python
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) Groovy
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) Jython
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) ISEB
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
3 2 (5.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) EMC
2 4 (10.53%) Pega
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