Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North of England
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 115 86
Rank change year-on-year +36 -29 +6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 388 582 834
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 3.38% 3.06% 3.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.49% 15.02% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 310 500 693
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,875 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,353 3,876 5,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 20.50% 20.38% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,861 2,996 4,419
Median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £61,250
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 of England

Job postings citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the North of England

Selenium
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Selenium in the North of England

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in the North of England over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the North of England

Selenium
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the North of England region over the 6 months to 6 June 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
North West +43 204 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Yorkshire +35 159 £45,000 +5.88% 12
North East -16 25 £40,000 -
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 310 (79.90%) Test Automation
2 282 (72.68%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (44.59%) C#
4 161 (41.49%) Java
5 145 (37.37%) WebDriver
6 131 (33.76%) Cucumber
7 124 (31.96%) BDD
8 114 (29.38%) JIRA
9 107 (27.58%) Jenkins
10 94 (24.23%) SQL
11 92 (23.71%) SoapUI
12 91 (23.45%) Scrum
13 90 (23.20%) .NET
14 89 (22.94%) Software Testing
15 88 (22.68%) QA
16 86 (22.16%) JavaScript
17 83 (21.39%) DevOps
18 79 (20.36%) TDD
19 71 (18.30%) JMeter
20 69 (17.78%) Azure
20 69 (17.78%) Test Scripting
21 66 (17.01%) Finance
22 65 (16.75%) Team Foundation Server
23 60 (15.46%) AWS
24 58 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
25 57 (14.69%) Git (software)
26 56 (14.43%) CSS
27 55 (14.18%) REST
28 54 (13.92%) Python
29 52 (13.40%) Maven

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 30 (7.73%) Confluence
2 10 (2.58%) CMS
3 9 (2.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (2.32%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.77%) Apache
5 3 (0.77%) Liferay
6 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.52%) Camunda
6 2 (0.52%) GemFire
6 2 (0.52%) IIS
6 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) Drupal
7 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.84%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (2.32%) SDL Web 8
3 8 (2.06%) BASE24
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 69 (17.78%) Azure
2 60 (15.46%) AWS
3 32 (8.25%) GitHub
4 19 (4.90%) Serverless
5 16 (4.12%) GCP
6 12 (3.09%) Slack
7 11 (2.84%) BlazeMeter
7 11 (2.84%) BrowserStack
8 9 (2.32%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (2.06%) G Suite
9 8 (2.06%) Office 365
10 7 (1.80%) Datadog
10 7 (1.80%) npm
10 7 (1.80%) SaaS
10 7 (1.80%) Sauce Labs
10 7 (1.80%) Sumo Logic
11 5 (1.29%) Amazon ECS
11 5 (1.29%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (1.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.06%) ATM
2 2 (0.52%) HTTP
2 2 (0.52%) Skype
3 1 (0.26%) SSL
3 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.32%) MySQL
3 7 (1.80%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.29%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.52%) Big Data
6 2 (0.52%) Hazelcast
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.26%) Redis
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 145 (37.37%) WebDriver
2 131 (33.76%) Cucumber
3 114 (29.38%) JIRA
4 107 (27.58%) Jenkins
5 92 (23.71%) SoapUI
6 71 (18.30%) JMeter
7 65 (16.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 57 (14.69%) Git (software)
9 52 (13.40%) Maven
10 50 (12.89%) Postman
11 46 (11.86%) SpecFlow
12 45 (11.60%) Appium
13 39 (10.05%) NUnit
14 29 (7.47%) JUnit
15 28 (7.22%) Bitbucket
15 28 (7.22%) TeamCity
16 26 (6.70%) Gatling
16 26 (6.70%) Protractor
17 24 (6.19%) TestNG
18 21 (5.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 66 (17.01%) Finance
2 33 (8.51%) Banking
3 17 (4.38%) Games
4 10 (2.58%) Public Sector
5 8 (2.06%) Retail
6 7 (1.80%) Marketing
7 5 (1.29%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (22.94%) Tester
2 84 (21.65%) Developer
3 63 (16.24%) Analyst
4 62 (15.98%) Automation Tester
5 61 (15.72%) Test Engineer
6 47 (12.11%) Test Analyst
7 34 (8.76%) Test Automation Engineer
8 28 (7.22%) .NET Developer
9 26 (6.70%) Software Developer
10 25 (6.44%) Senior Developer
11 24 (6.19%) Software Engineer
12 23 (5.93%) QA Engineer
13 21 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
13 21 (5.41%) Software Tester
14 20 (5.15%) Senior Test Analyst
15 19 (4.90%) Automation Engineer
15 19 (4.90%) Test Leader
16 18 (4.64%) Developer in Test
16 18 (4.64%) Development Engineer
16 18 (4.64%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (23.20%) .NET
2 56 (14.43%) CSS
3 55 (14.18%) REST
4 50 (12.89%) SOAP
5 43 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 41 (10.57%) Gherkin
7 38 (9.79%) .NET Core
8 36 (9.28%) .NET Framework
8 36 (9.28%) AngularJS
9 34 (8.76%) HTML
10 33 (8.51%) Entity Framework
11 32 (8.25%) Vue.js
12 28 (7.22%) Node.js
12 28 (7.22%) React
13 21 (5.41%) ASP.NET
14 18 (4.64%) NHibernate
15 17 (4.38%) Web Services
16 15 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (3.35%) RESTful
17 13 (3.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.28%) Mobile App
2 29 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.64%) User Experience
4 11 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.32%) Cloud Native
6 8 (2.06%) EMV
6 8 (2.06%) Online Banking
6 8 (2.06%) Tandem
7 7 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.55%) NHS
9 5 (1.29%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.29%) PlayStation
9 5 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.29%) Video\Live Streaming
10 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.03%) Video on Demand
11 3 (0.77%) Over-the-Top Content
12 2 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.52%) Replication
13 1 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.09%) Linux
2 11 (2.84%) Android
2 11 (2.84%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.55%) Unix
4 4 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (79.90%) Test Automation
2 282 (72.68%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (31.96%) BDD
4 91 (23.45%) Scrum
5 89 (22.94%) Software Testing
6 83 (21.39%) DevOps
7 79 (20.36%) TDD
8 69 (17.78%) Test Scripting
9 58 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (13.14%) Performance Testing
11 48 (12.37%) API Testing
12 42 (10.82%) SDET
13 38 (9.79%) Functional Testing
14 37 (9.54%) Test Strategy
15 36 (9.28%) Microservices
16 35 (9.02%) Regression Testing
17 34 (8.76%) Manual Testing
17 34 (8.76%) Non-Functional Testing
18 32 (8.25%) SDLC
18 32 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 173 (44.59%) C#
2 161 (41.49%) Java
3 94 (24.23%) SQL
4 86 (22.16%) JavaScript
5 54 (13.92%) Python
6 30 (7.73%) Ruby
7 20 (5.15%) VBScript
8 15 (3.87%) PHP
8 15 (3.87%) Scala
9 13 (3.35%) TypeScript
10 11 (2.84%) Bash Shell
10 11 (2.84%) C
10 11 (2.84%) C++
11 10 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.32%) Groovy
13 5 (1.29%) COBOL
13 5 (1.29%) Perl
13 5 (1.29%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.03%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (5.93%) ISTQB
2 12 (3.09%) Degree
3 7 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.03%) ISEB
6 3 (0.77%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (22.68%) QA
2 8 (2.06%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 52 (13.40%) Docker
2 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (3.35%) Puppet
2 11 (2.84%) Kubernetes
3 10 (2.58%) Terraform
4 9 (2.32%) Ansible
5 8 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.03%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.52%) Grafana
7 2 (0.52%) Kibana
7 2 (0.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (9.02%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.64%) Google
3 17 (4.38%) CA
4 11 (2.84%) FIS
4 11 (2.84%) WorldPay
5 10 (2.58%) Oracle
5 10 (2.58%) Sitecore
6 8 (2.06%) HP
7 7 (1.80%) New Relic
7 7 (1.80%) Sage
8 6 (1.55%) T-Plan
8 6 (1.55%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.29%) CA Agile Central
9 5 (1.29%) IBM
9 5 (1.29%) Micro Focus
9 5 (1.29%) Parasoft
10 4 (1.03%) Perfecto Mobile
11 2 (0.52%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.52%) Splunk
11 2 (0.52%) VMware