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

Selenium
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 43 70
Rank change year-on-year +1 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.42% 1.83% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.91% 7.83% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 4
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
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 Sheffield with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 115 115 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 24.57% 23.33% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 222 268 254
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +14.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,325
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £55,375
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Sheffield

Selenium
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Sheffield

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Sheffield over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Sheffield

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

1 43 (95.56%) Test Automation
2 39 (86.67%) C#
3 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (84.44%) TDD
4 37 (82.22%) Java
5 25 (55.56%) WebDriver
6 24 (53.33%) BDD
7 23 (51.11%) Gherkin
8 21 (46.67%) Cucumber
8 21 (46.67%) Test Scripting
9 20 (44.44%) Configuration Management
9 20 (44.44%) Jenkins
9 20 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
9 20 (44.44%) SDLC
10 18 (40.00%) GitHub
11 17 (37.78%) NUnit
12 16 (35.56%) TestNG
13 13 (28.89%) Subversion
13 13 (28.89%) SQL
13 13 (28.89%) OO
14 12 (26.67%) QA
15 8 (17.78%) Test Strategy
16 5 (11.11%) Process Management
16 5 (11.11%) Finance
17 4 (8.89%) iPad
18 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
18 3 (6.67%) Behat
18 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
18 3 (6.67%) Exploratory Testing
18 3 (6.67%) Linux

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (4.44%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (55.56%) WebDriver
2 21 (46.67%) Cucumber
3 20 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 17 (37.78%) NUnit
5 16 (35.56%) TestNG
6 13 (28.89%) Subversion
7 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.44%) JIRA
7 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Automation Tester
1 28 (62.22%) Tester
2 21 (46.67%) Senior Automation Tester
2 21 (46.67%) Senior Tester
3 12 (26.67%) QA Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Junior
7 1 (2.22%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) Gherkin
2 3 (6.67%) Behat
3 2 (4.44%) LAMP
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) J2EE
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) iPad
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (95.56%) Test Automation
2 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (84.44%) TDD
3 24 (53.33%) BDD
4 21 (46.67%) Test Scripting
5 20 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 20 (44.44%) SDLC
5 20 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (28.89%) OO
7 8 (17.78%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.11%) Process Management
9 3 (6.67%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
11 1 (2.22%) Kanban
11 1 (2.22%) Manual Testing
11 1 (2.22%) Scrum
11 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) C#
2 37 (82.22%) Java
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Apple
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