The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 94 145
Rank change year-on-year +4 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 185 159 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.01% 2.77% 1.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.64% 13.33% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 165 139 107
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,700 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1264 1193 1147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 20.57% 20.78% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 1039 1006
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 West

Selenium
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in the North West.

Salary trend for Selenium in the North West

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the North West

Selenium
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Manchester +5 150 £42,500 +6.25% 30
Cheshire -16 23 £43,250 +8.12% 9
Merseyside -10 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Lancashire -12 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 254 (71.75%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (55.37%) Java
3 160 (45.20%) Cucumber
4 139 (39.27%) Test Scripting
5 126 (35.59%) C#
5 126 (35.59%) TDD
6 114 (32.20%) BDD
7 111 (31.36%) QA
8 106 (29.94%) Scrum
9 96 (27.12%) Test Automation
10 95 (26.84%) Automated Testing
11 92 (25.99%) SDLC
12 90 (25.42%) SQL
13 83 (23.45%) Automation Testing
13 83 (23.45%) JavaScript
14 74 (20.90%) .NET
14 74 (20.90%) Finance
15 72 (20.34%) WebDriver
16 62 (17.51%) Python
16 62 (17.51%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (17.23%) Degree
18 56 (15.82%) Windows
18 56 (15.82%) Linux
18 56 (15.82%) Gherkin
19 52 (14.69%) System Integration Testing
19 52 (14.69%) DevOps
20 50 (14.12%) ISEB
21 49 (13.84%) Jenkins
22 48 (13.56%) ISTQB
23 47 (13.28%) SQL Server

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (4.24%) NServiceBus
2 9 (2.54%) Confluence
3 5 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.13%) Alfresco
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.85%) JBoss
6 2 (0.56%) Apache
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.56%) WordPress
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.28%) MS Project
2 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.37%) GitHub
2 14 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.13%) IaaS
4 4 (1.13%) PaaS
4 4 (1.13%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.41%) HTTP
1 5 (1.41%) Internet
2 4 (1.13%) LDAP
3 3 (0.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.82%) MongoDB
2 10 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.98%) MySQL
3 7 (1.98%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.56%) Big Data
8 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.28%) QlikView
9 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 160 (45.20%) Cucumber
2 72 (20.34%) WebDriver
3 49 (13.84%) Jenkins
4 43 (12.15%) JIRA
5 39 (11.02%) SpecFlow
6 30 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (5.93%) Git (software)
7 21 (5.93%) JMeter
7 21 (5.93%) Visual Studio
8 18 (5.08%) JUnit
8 18 (5.08%) SoapUI
9 17 (4.80%) FitNesse
9 17 (4.80%) LoadRunner
10 16 (4.52%) HP UFT
11 15 (4.24%) FxCop
11 15 (4.24%) StyleCop
12 10 (2.82%) Jasmine
13 9 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (2.54%) Subversion
14 8 (2.26%) Gatling
General
1 74 (20.90%) Finance
2 13 (3.67%) Retail
3 12 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.11%) Military
5 10 (2.82%) Marketing
6 8 (2.26%) Games
6 8 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.69%) Banking
8 4 (1.13%) Advertising
9 3 (0.85%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (30.79%) Tester
2 87 (24.58%) Automation Tester
3 72 (20.34%) Developer
4 69 (19.49%) Analyst
5 62 (17.51%) Test Engineer
6 55 (15.54%) Test Analyst
7 42 (11.86%) Test Automation Engineer
8 40 (11.30%) Senior Tester
9 38 (10.73%) SQL Developer
10 35 (9.89%) Senior Automation Tester
11 33 (9.32%) Senior Developer
12 31 (8.76%) QA Engineer
13 30 (8.47%) Java Developer
13 30 (8.47%) Software Developer
14 28 (7.91%) QA Automation Engineer
15 26 (7.34%) JavaScript Developer
16 25 (7.06%) Java Software Developer
17 24 (6.78%) Senior Software Developer
18 23 (6.50%) Senior SQL Developer
19 22 (6.21%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (20.90%) .NET
2 56 (15.82%) Gherkin
3 46 (12.99%) HTML
4 40 (11.30%) CSS
5 37 (10.45%) AngularJS
6 35 (9.89%) Web Services
7 34 (9.60%) Spring
8 32 (9.04%) XML
9 29 (8.19%) jQuery
10 28 (7.91%) .NET Framework
10 28 (7.91%) ASP.NET
11 26 (7.34%) HTML5
11 26 (7.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (7.06%) Java EE
12 25 (7.06%) Oracle ADF
13 23 (6.50%) WCF
14 22 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (6.21%) Entity Framework
15 19 (5.37%) CSS3
16 18 (5.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.60%) Mobile App
2 31 (8.76%) Computer Science
3 28 (7.91%) iPad
4 20 (5.65%) User Experience
5 16 (4.52%) PMI
6 6 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.41%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (1.41%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.13%) Clustering
8 4 (1.13%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.13%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.85%) Fintech
10 2 (0.56%) EPoS
10 2 (0.56%) Online Games
10 2 (0.56%) Replication
11 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 56 (15.82%) Linux
1 56 (15.82%) Windows
2 6 (1.69%) Android
2 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.56%) Unix
3 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (71.75%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (39.27%) Test Scripting
3 126 (35.59%) TDD
4 114 (32.20%) BDD
5 106 (29.94%) Scrum
6 96 (27.12%) Test Automation
7 95 (26.84%) Automated Testing
8 92 (25.99%) SDLC
9 83 (23.45%) Automation Testing
10 62 (17.51%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (14.69%) DevOps
11 52 (14.69%) System Integration Testing
12 40 (11.30%) Regression Testing
13 36 (10.17%) Software Testing
14 35 (9.89%) Manual Testing
14 35 (9.89%) Test Strategy
15 33 (9.32%) MVC
16 31 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (8.76%) Kanban
17 30 (8.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 196 (55.37%) Java
2 126 (35.59%) C#
3 90 (25.42%) SQL
4 83 (23.45%) JavaScript
5 62 (17.51%) Python
6 42 (11.86%) Ruby
7 39 (11.02%) C++
8 22 (6.21%) Perl
9 21 (5.93%) C
10 10 (2.82%) PHP
11 9 (2.54%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.69%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.13%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.13%) VBA
14 3 (0.85%) VBScript
15 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.56%) VB
15 2 (0.56%) XPath
15 2 (0.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 61 (17.23%) Degree
2 50 (14.12%) ISEB
3 48 (13.56%) ISTQB
4 30 (8.47%) Security Cleared
5 27 (7.63%) DV Cleared
6 15 (4.24%) PMI Certification
7 9 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.41%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) CCNA
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.28%) HND
9 1 (0.28%) MCSE
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.28%) PMP
9 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (31.36%) QA
2 14 (3.95%) SDET
3 5 (1.41%) WCAG
4 2 (0.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.56%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.11%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.82%) Docker
4 1 (0.28%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Ansible
3 1 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.28%) Cacti
3 1 (0.28%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.28%) Icinga
3 1 (0.28%) Kibana
3 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (12.99%) Oracle
2 31 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.52%) HP
4 15 (4.24%) VMware
5 8 (2.26%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.69%) IBM
7 5 (1.41%) SAP
8 4 (1.13%) Cognos
8 4 (1.13%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.56%) BMC
9 2 (0.56%) Remedy
9 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.56%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.56%) Zend
10 1 (0.28%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.28%) Apple
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco
10 1 (0.28%) Google
10 1 (0.28%) Informatica
10 1 (0.28%) Telerik
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