Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 73 75
Rank change year-on-year +23 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 27 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.34% 1.47% 2.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.74% 6.91% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 23
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -15.58% +28.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,350 £28,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £49,500 £45,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% +16.67%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 212 217 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 26.24% 21.34% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 192 196 295
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +19.40%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £51,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +11.59%

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 27 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (74.07%) QA
4 17 (62.96%) Test Scripting
4 17 (62.96%) Test Strategy
5 16 (59.26%) HP UFT
6 15 (55.56%) SoapUI
7 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 14 (51.85%) HP
7 14 (51.85%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (25.93%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) TDD
9 6 (22.22%) BDD
9 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
10 5 (18.52%) NUnit
10 5 (18.52%) Java
10 5 (18.52%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) .NET
10 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
11 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
11 4 (14.81%) Acceptance Criteria
11 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
12 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
12 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
12 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 3 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (11.11%) GitHub
13 2 (7.41%) User Experience
13 2 (7.41%) SDLC
13 2 (7.41%) Scenario Testing

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 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) HP UFT
2 15 (55.56%) SoapUI
3 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 5 (18.52%) NUnit
5 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
5 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.70%) JIRA
7 1 (3.70%) Subversion
7 1 (3.70%) TestNG
General
1 1 (3.70%) Automotive
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 14 (51.85%) QA Engineer
3 12 (44.44%) QA Test Engineer
4 11 (40.74%) Software QA Engineer
4 11 (40.74%) Software Quality Engineer
4 11 (40.74%) Software Test Engineer
5 10 (37.04%) Tester
6 7 (25.93%) Automation Tester
7 4 (14.81%) Senior QA Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) Junior
9 2 (7.41%) Junior Tester
9 2 (7.41%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) QA Automation Tester
9 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
9 2 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 2 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
10 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (62.96%) Test Scripting
3 17 (62.96%) Test Strategy
4 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (25.93%) TDD
6 6 (22.22%) BDD
7 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Acceptance Criteria
9 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (7.41%) OO
10 2 (7.41%) Open Source
10 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
10 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Scalability Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C#
2 5 (18.52%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (74.07%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Capita
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft