The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 6 18
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 11.27% 17.24% 4.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 57.14% 83.33% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Median salary £37,747 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.65% -1.31%  
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 Salford with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 14 6 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 19.72% 20.69% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 22
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £53,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Selenium
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Salford

Selenium
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Salford region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) QA
3 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
5 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) LDAP
5 4 (44.44%) Web 2.0
5 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
5 4 (44.44%) Release Management
5 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
3 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 1 (11.11%) Gatling
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Web 2.0
2 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 2 (22.22%) Online Games
3 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
4 4 (44.44%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
4 4 (44.44%) Release Management
4 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) ITSM
6 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) BMC
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) ForgeRock
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
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