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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 17 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North East
6 months to
17 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 98 86 63
Rank change year-on-year -12 -23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 13 18 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.93% 1.51% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.44% 7.14% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 12
10th Percentile £38,625 - £31,575
25th Percentile £40,500 £30,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.59% -5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £48,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £57,625 £51,750 -
England median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.15% +7.00% -

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 202 252 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.45% 21.16% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 126 218 139
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,750
25th Percentile £33,250 £36,250 £37,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.58% +5.56% +4.93%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,688 £51,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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

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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 17 August 2022.

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 17 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +1 13 £51,250 +20.59% 9
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2022, 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 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
4 8 (61.54%) QA
4 8 (61.54%) Performance Testing
5 7 (53.85%) JMeter
5 7 (53.85%) Fintech
6 6 (46.15%) Postman
6 6 (46.15%) C#
6 6 (46.15%) SoapUI
7 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
7 5 (38.46%) Agile
7 5 (38.46%) SDET
8 4 (30.77%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
9 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Kafka
9 3 (23.08%) GitHub
9 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
9 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
9 3 (23.08%) FIS
9 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
9 3 (23.08%) Confluence
9 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
9 3 (23.08%) Data Validation
9 3 (23.08%) TestNG
9 3 (23.08%) Validation

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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 (23.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (15.38%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
2 7 (53.85%) JMeter
3 6 (46.15%) Postman
3 6 (46.15%) SoapUI
4 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
4 3 (23.08%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
4 3 (23.08%) TestNG
5 2 (15.38%) Gatling
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
6 1 (7.69%) Maven
6 1 (7.69%) NeoLoad
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Social Housing
2 2 (15.38%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) QA Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer in Test
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Kafka
3 2 (15.38%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
2 2 (15.38%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Performance Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Fintech
5 5 (38.46%) Agile
5 5 (38.46%) SDET
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Customer Experience
7 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 3 (23.08%) Data Validation
7 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
7 3 (23.08%) Validation
8 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (15.38%) API Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (15.38%) SDLC
8 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
1 3 (23.08%) FIS
1 3 (23.08%) WorldPay