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

Selenium
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 116 128
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 204 133 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.02% 2.38% 2.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.05% 12.46% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 173 119 129
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1452 1067 1236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 21.50% 19.07% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 940 1054
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 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 24 June 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 24 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
Manchester -14 137 £45,000 +9.75% 30
Cheshire +1 35 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Merseyside +12 24 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Lancashire +5 8 £33,250 -7.63% 2
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 271 (69.67%) Agile Software Development
1 271 (69.67%) Test Automation
2 218 (56.04%) Java
3 179 (46.02%) Cucumber
4 171 (43.96%) C#
5 147 (37.79%) TDD
6 123 (31.62%) Test Scripting
7 114 (29.31%) BDD
8 112 (28.79%) SQL
9 109 (28.02%) JavaScript
10 97 (24.94%) QA
11 92 (23.65%) WebDriver
12 91 (23.39%) .NET
13 90 (23.14%) Scrum
14 89 (22.88%) HTML
15 88 (22.62%) SDLC
16 77 (19.79%) CSS
16 77 (19.79%) Finance
17 71 (18.25%) Jenkins
18 67 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
19 65 (16.71%) MVC
20 63 (16.20%) Windows
20 63 (16.20%) Python
21 60 (15.42%) Linux
21 60 (15.42%) SQL Server
22 59 (15.17%) Unit Testing
23 57 (14.65%) Degree
24 56 (14.40%) Web Services
25 53 (13.62%) ISEB
25 53 (13.62%) JIRA

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 (3.86%) NServiceBus
2 12 (3.08%) Confluence
3 11 (2.83%) CMS
4 9 (2.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.29%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.03%) Alfresco
6 4 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.51%) JBoss
7 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.51%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.26%) IIS
8 1 (0.26%) Jetty
8 1 (0.26%) Tornado
8 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.43%) GitHub
2 24 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.29%) BrowserStack
5 4 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.03%) SaaS
6 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.51%) IaaS
6 2 (0.51%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.51%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.29%) HTTP
2 4 (1.03%) Internet
2 4 (1.03%) LDAP
3 3 (0.77%) Firewall
4 2 (0.51%) Broadband
5 1 (0.26%) AMQP
5 1 (0.26%) DNS
5 1 (0.26%) IPsec
5 1 (0.26%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.26%) PPTP
5 1 (0.26%) SSL
5 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.46%) MySQL
3 23 (5.91%) MongoDB
4 15 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (3.08%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.77%) Big Data
12 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.77%) Redis
13 1 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.26%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 179 (46.02%) Cucumber
2 92 (23.65%) WebDriver
3 71 (18.25%) Jenkins
4 53 (13.62%) JIRA
5 43 (11.05%) Git (software)
6 34 (8.74%) SpecFlow
7 28 (7.20%) JMeter
8 19 (4.88%) Subversion
9 18 (4.63%) SoapUI
9 18 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (4.11%) HP UFT
10 16 (4.11%) LoadRunner
10 16 (4.11%) Visual Studio
11 15 (3.86%) FxCop
11 15 (3.86%) Selenium IDE
11 15 (3.86%) StyleCop
12 14 (3.60%) FitNesse
12 14 (3.60%) Gatling
13 12 (3.08%) JUnit
14 11 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 77 (19.79%) Finance
2 22 (5.66%) Banking
3 11 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.31%) Marketing
4 9 (2.31%) Retail
5 8 (2.06%) Games
6 5 (1.29%) Advertising
6 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.03%) Military
8 3 (0.77%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (30.85%) Developer
2 107 (27.51%) Tester
3 84 (21.59%) Automation Tester
4 58 (14.91%) Test Engineer
5 56 (14.40%) Analyst
6 48 (12.34%) Test Automation Engineer
7 46 (11.83%) Senior Tester
8 45 (11.57%) Java Developer
8 45 (11.57%) Test Analyst
9 44 (11.31%) Senior Automation Tester
9 44 (11.31%) Senior Developer
10 40 (10.28%) SQL Developer
11 37 (9.51%) QA Engineer
11 37 (9.51%) Software Developer
12 34 (8.74%) Senior Software Developer
13 30 (7.71%) QA Automation Engineer
13 30 (7.71%) Senior Java Developer
14 29 (7.46%) Senior SQL Developer
15 27 (6.94%) Java Software Developer
15 27 (6.94%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (23.39%) .NET
2 89 (22.88%) HTML
3 77 (19.79%) CSS
4 56 (14.40%) Web Services
5 50 (12.85%) AngularJS
5 50 (12.85%) HTML5
6 49 (12.60%) ASP.NET
6 49 (12.60%) Gherkin
7 42 (10.80%) jQuery
7 42 (10.80%) XML
8 36 (9.25%) SOAP
9 35 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (9.00%) CSS3
9 35 (9.00%) Spring
9 35 (9.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 34 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 31 (7.97%) .NET Framework
12 29 (7.46%) WCF
13 27 (6.94%) Entity Framework
14 25 (6.43%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.25%) Mobile App
2 29 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.17%) iPad
4 20 (5.14%) User Experience
5 13 (3.34%) N-Tier
6 9 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.31%) PMI
7 7 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.03%) Clustering
8 4 (1.03%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.77%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.77%) Online Games
10 2 (0.51%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.51%) EPoS
10 2 (0.51%) Fintech
10 2 (0.51%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (16.20%) Windows
2 60 (15.42%) Linux
3 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.77%) Android
5 2 (0.51%) CentOS
6 1 (0.26%) Unix
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (69.67%) Agile Software Development
1 271 (69.67%) Test Automation
2 147 (37.79%) TDD
3 123 (31.62%) Test Scripting
4 114 (29.31%) BDD
5 90 (23.14%) Scrum
6 88 (22.62%) SDLC
7 67 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (16.71%) MVC
9 59 (15.17%) Unit Testing
10 49 (12.60%) System Integration Testing
11 33 (8.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (8.48%) Test Strategy
11 33 (8.48%) Web Development
12 31 (7.97%) DevOps
13 30 (7.71%) Software Engineering
14 29 (7.46%) Manual Testing
14 29 (7.46%) Regression Testing
15 28 (7.20%) Configuration Management
16 27 (6.94%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 218 (56.04%) Java
2 171 (43.96%) C#
3 112 (28.79%) SQL
4 109 (28.02%) JavaScript
5 63 (16.20%) Python
6 46 (11.83%) Ruby
7 23 (5.91%) PHP
8 22 (5.66%) C++
9 18 (4.63%) PL/SQL
10 17 (4.37%) VB.NET
11 16 (4.11%) C
12 14 (3.60%) Objective-C
12 14 (3.60%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.31%) XPath
13 9 (2.31%) XQuery
14 7 (1.80%) Perl
15 6 (1.54%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.03%) VBA
17 3 (0.77%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (14.65%) Degree
2 53 (13.62%) ISEB
3 52 (13.37%) ISTQB
4 22 (5.66%) Security Cleared
5 15 (3.86%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.06%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (1.03%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.26%) MCSE
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (24.94%) QA
2 3 (0.77%) WCAG
3 2 (0.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.51%) GCP
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (2.57%) Docker
2 6 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 15 (3.86%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.29%) Ansible
3 5 (1.29%) Puppet
4 1 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.26%) Cacti
4 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.26%) Icinga
4 1 (0.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 47 (12.08%) Oracle
2 29 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.40%) HP
4 14 (3.60%) Zend
5 13 (3.34%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.80%) IBM
7 6 (1.54%) VMware
8 5 (1.29%) SAP
9 4 (1.03%) Cognos
9 4 (1.03%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.77%) BMC
10 3 (0.77%) Google
10 3 (0.77%) Remedy
11 2 (0.51%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.26%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.26%) Facebook
12 1 (0.26%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.26%) Tableau
12 1 (0.26%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £25000 - £55000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Industry Leading Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benfits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago