Period
to 19 January 2021

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 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 65 86
Rank change year-on-year -37 +21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 254 635 668
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.67% 3.96% 3.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.28% 18.95% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 253 499 598
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £56,250
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 1,913 3,351 4,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 20.11% 20.92% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,704 2,719 3,387
Median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,716 £30,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 19 January 2021.

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 19 January 2021. 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
Yorkshire -38 122 £46,250 +2.78% 10
North West -40 97 £56,250 +32.35% 12
North East +7 35 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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.

1 219 (86.22%) Test Automation
2 156 (61.42%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (57.48%) C#
4 86 (33.86%) JavaScript
5 79 (31.10%) Java
6 77 (30.31%) .NET
7 68 (26.77%) BDD
8 64 (25.20%) SQL
9 63 (24.80%) Azure
10 62 (24.41%) WebDriver
10 62 (24.41%) Jenkins
11 61 (24.02%) DevOps
12 59 (23.23%) SpecFlow
13 56 (22.05%) Test Scripting
14 51 (20.08%) Python
15 49 (19.29%) QA
16 46 (18.11%) Scrum
16 46 (18.11%) Cucumber
17 44 (17.32%) Test Strategy
18 43 (16.93%) TDD
18 43 (16.93%) .NET Framework
18 43 (16.93%) API Testing
19 42 (16.54%) Mentoring
20 41 (16.14%) JIRA
21 37 (14.57%) SoapUI
21 37 (14.57%) Node.js
21 37 (14.57%) SDET
22 34 (13.39%) Docker
23 33 (12.99%) Microservices
23 33 (12.99%) AWS

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 6 (2.36%) Confluence
2 5 (1.97%) JBoss
3 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.39%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 63 (24.80%) Azure
2 33 (12.99%) AWS
3 8 (3.15%) Serverless
4 7 (2.76%) BrowserStack
4 7 (2.76%) SaaS
5 6 (2.36%) GitHub
6 5 (1.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (1.97%) AWS CodePipeline
6 5 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.18%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.18%) Slack
8 2 (0.79%) PaaS
8 2 (0.79%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.39%) GCP
9 1 (0.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.57%) HTTP
1 4 (1.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) 3G
2 1 (0.39%) 4G
2 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.87%) MySQL
3 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (2.36%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.18%) Big Data
5 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.39%) Bigtable
7 1 (0.39%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (24.41%) Jenkins
1 62 (24.41%) WebDriver
2 59 (23.23%) SpecFlow
3 46 (18.11%) Cucumber
4 41 (16.14%) JIRA
5 37 (14.57%) SoapUI
6 32 (12.60%) Appium
7 24 (9.45%) Git (software)
7 24 (9.45%) Protractor
8 22 (8.66%) Postman
9 21 (8.27%) Cypress.io
10 20 (7.87%) JMeter
10 20 (7.87%) Maven
11 18 (7.09%) TeamCity
12 17 (6.69%) Visual Studio Team System
13 14 (5.51%) MSTest
14 13 (5.12%) PHPUnit
14 13 (5.12%) Vagrant
15 8 (3.15%) NUnit
15 8 (3.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (8.27%) Finance
2 9 (3.54%) Public Sector
3 7 (2.76%) Games
4 3 (1.18%) Marketing
5 2 (0.79%) Automotive
5 2 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Electronics
6 1 (0.39%) Front Office
6 1 (0.39%) Publishing
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (27.17%) Developer
2 68 (26.77%) Tester
3 56 (22.05%) Automation Tester
4 48 (18.90%) Test Engineer
5 26 (10.24%) Analyst
5 26 (10.24%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 26 (10.24%) Selenium Tester
6 25 (9.84%) Test Analyst
7 24 (9.45%) Senior Automation Tester
7 24 (9.45%) Senior Tester
8 22 (8.66%) Developer in Test
9 21 (8.27%) Software Developer
9 21 (8.27%) Software Test Engineer
10 20 (7.87%) Test Automation Engineer
11 19 (7.48%) Software Engineer
11 19 (7.48%) Test Leader
12 18 (7.09%) Automation Test Lead
12 18 (7.09%) Development Engineer
12 18 (7.09%) Software Development Engineer
12 18 (7.09%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (30.31%) .NET
2 43 (16.93%) .NET Framework
3 37 (14.57%) Node.js
4 24 (9.45%) Gherkin
5 22 (8.66%) AngularJS
6 21 (8.27%) JSON
6 21 (8.27%) XML
7 19 (7.48%) Vue.js
8 18 (7.09%) .NET Core
8 18 (7.09%) HTML
8 18 (7.09%) JAXB
8 18 (7.09%) RESTful
9 17 (6.69%) CSS
9 17 (6.69%) REST
10 16 (6.30%) jQuery
11 15 (5.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (5.91%) SOAP
12 14 (5.51%) React
13 13 (5.12%) Laravel
14 11 (4.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.60%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.54%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.54%) User Experience
4 6 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.97%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (1.97%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (1.57%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.79%) Life Science
8 2 (0.79%) LIMS
8 2 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.39%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.57%) Linux
2 3 (1.18%) Android
2 3 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.79%) Unix
3 2 (0.79%) Windows
4 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (86.22%) Test Automation
2 156 (61.42%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (26.77%) BDD
4 61 (24.02%) DevOps
5 56 (22.05%) Test Scripting
6 46 (18.11%) Scrum
7 44 (17.32%) Test Strategy
8 43 (16.93%) API Testing
8 43 (16.93%) TDD
9 42 (16.54%) Mentoring
10 37 (14.57%) SDET
11 33 (12.99%) Microservices
12 32 (12.60%) Collaborative Working
13 31 (12.20%) Coaching
14 30 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (9.84%) Configuration Management
15 25 (9.84%) Test Management
16 21 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (8.27%) Validation
17 19 (7.48%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (57.48%) C#
2 86 (33.86%) JavaScript
3 79 (31.10%) Java
4 64 (25.20%) SQL
5 51 (20.08%) Python
6 17 (6.69%) PHP
7 8 (3.15%) Ruby
8 7 (2.76%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.36%) C++
9 6 (2.36%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.97%) VBScript
11 4 (1.57%) C
11 4 (1.57%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.18%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.39%) F#
14 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (6.30%) CFA
2 14 (5.51%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.36%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.97%) Degree
5 5 (1.97%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (19.29%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) GxP
System Software
1 34 (13.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (8.27%) Puppet
2 20 (7.87%) Ansible
3 7 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.97%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.94%) Oracle
3 5 (1.97%) Splunk
4 4 (1.57%) Google
5 2 (0.79%) Atlassian