Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 86 78
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 47 30 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.40% 2.11% 3.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.78% 9.01% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 53
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +28.33%
10th Percentile £33,625 £32,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £45,000 £43,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 318 333 424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 22.98% 23.43% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 278 297 393
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £48,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in South Yorkshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Selenium in South Yorkshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in South Yorkshire

Selenium
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +22 38 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Doncaster - 7 £35,000 -
Rotherham +5 1 £42,500 -2.86%
Selenium
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 45 (95.74%) Test Automation
2 41 (87.23%) Java
3 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (70.21%) TDD
4 33 (70.21%) C#
5 28 (59.57%) Test Scripting
6 23 (48.94%) WebDriver
7 22 (46.81%) SDLC
8 21 (44.68%) Cucumber
8 21 (44.68%) BDD
9 20 (42.55%) Gherkin
9 20 (42.55%) Jenkins
9 20 (42.55%) Configuration Management
10 19 (40.43%) GitHub
11 18 (38.30%) System Integration Testing
12 16 (34.04%) SQL
13 13 (27.66%) QA
14 12 (25.53%) NUnit
15 11 (23.40%) TestNG
16 10 (21.28%) Subversion
16 10 (21.28%) OO
17 8 (17.02%) Finance
17 8 (17.02%) Test Strategy
18 7 (14.89%) Defect Management
18 7 (14.89%) ISEB
18 7 (14.89%) Web Services
19 6 (12.77%) .NET
19 6 (12.77%) HTML
19 6 (12.77%) HP UFT
19 6 (12.77%) Microsoft

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (10.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (48.94%) WebDriver
2 21 (44.68%) Cucumber
3 20 (42.55%) Jenkins
4 12 (25.53%) NUnit
5 11 (23.40%) TestNG
6 10 (21.28%) Subversion
7 6 (12.77%) HP UFT
8 5 (10.64%) Rational Functional Tester
8 5 (10.64%) SilkTest
9 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Tester
2 28 (59.57%) Automation Tester
3 20 (42.55%) Senior Automation Tester
3 20 (42.55%) Senior Tester
4 9 (19.15%) Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Test Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Pensions Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Junior
8 1 (2.13%) Junior Tester
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) Gherkin
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
3 6 (12.77%) .NET
3 6 (12.77%) HTML
4 5 (10.64%) SOAP
4 5 (10.64%) XBRL
4 5 (10.64%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.13%) J2EE
5 1 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Test Automation
2 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (70.21%) TDD
4 28 (59.57%) Test Scripting
5 22 (46.81%) SDLC
6 21 (44.68%) BDD
7 20 (42.55%) Configuration Management
8 18 (38.30%) System Integration Testing
9 10 (21.28%) OO
10 8 (17.02%) Test Strategy
11 7 (14.89%) Defect Management
12 6 (12.77%) Functional Testing
12 6 (12.77%) Manual Testing
13 5 (10.64%) Exploratory Testing
13 5 (10.64%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 5 (10.64%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
13 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
13 5 (10.64%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) Java
2 33 (70.21%) C#
3 16 (34.04%) SQL
4 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) ISEB
2 6 (12.77%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Apple
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Searchability
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Searchability
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