Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 48 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 60 52 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.24% 4.84% 3.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.91% 30.41% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 54 52 26
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,575 £35,000 £30,125
90th Percentile £47,500 £70,250 £40,321
North East median annual salary £41,250 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% +20.00% +7.69%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 287 171 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.04% 15.91% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 244 151 153
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,150 £25,000 £28,100
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,600 £51,250
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Tyne and Wear

Selenium
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Tyne and Wear

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Tyne and Wear

Selenium
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 58 £41,250 -17.50% 12
Gateshead +10 2 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Selenium
North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 41 (68.33%) Test Automation
2 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (65.00%) Cucumber
4 34 (56.67%) Java
5 28 (46.67%) Scrum
6 24 (40.00%) TDD
6 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 23 (38.33%) BDD
8 21 (35.00%) C#
9 20 (33.33%) QA
10 19 (31.67%) JIRA
11 18 (30.00%) Web Services
12 17 (28.33%) Gherkin
13 16 (26.67%) Spring
14 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
14 15 (25.00%) Docker
15 14 (23.33%) Microservices
15 14 (23.33%) Python
15 14 (23.33%) REST
15 14 (23.33%) Hibernate
15 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
15 14 (23.33%) JSON
16 13 (21.67%) Confluence
16 13 (21.67%) HTML
16 13 (21.67%) JUnit
16 13 (21.67%) CSS
16 13 (21.67%) Maven
16 13 (21.67%) Gatling
17 12 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
17 12 (20.00%) Problem-Solving

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 13 (21.67%) Confluence
2 10 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.33%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.67%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.67%) IaaS
5 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
1 1 (1.67%) NAS
1 1 (1.67%) Network Security
1 1 (1.67%) SAN
1 1 (1.67%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.67%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 39 (65.00%) Cucumber
2 19 (31.67%) JIRA
3 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
5 13 (21.67%) Gatling
5 13 (21.67%) JUnit
5 13 (21.67%) Maven
6 12 (20.00%) Bitbucket
6 12 (20.00%) JMeter
6 12 (20.00%) Subversion
7 11 (18.33%) GitLab
8 10 (16.67%) Gradle
8 10 (16.67%) LoadRunner
9 9 (15.00%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.67%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.67%) Protractor
10 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.67%) TestNG
10 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (11.67%) Automotive
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) Analyst
3 18 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 18 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 17 (28.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (21.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 13 (21.67%) Test Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Tester
7 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
8 7 (11.67%) Agile Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Developer in Test
9 6 (10.00%) Automation Tester
10 5 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 5 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
11 4 (6.67%) Python Engineer
11 4 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
12 3 (5.00%) Architect
12 3 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
12 3 (5.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) Web Services
2 17 (28.33%) Gherkin
3 16 (26.67%) Spring
4 14 (23.33%) Hibernate
4 14 (23.33%) JSON
4 14 (23.33%) REST
5 13 (21.67%) CSS
5 13 (21.67%) HTML
6 12 (20.00%) JPA
6 12 (20.00%) SOAP
6 12 (20.00%) Spring MVC
7 10 (16.67%) HTML5
7 10 (16.67%) jQuery
7 10 (16.67%) Spring Boot
8 9 (15.00%) Node.js
9 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
10 6 (10.00%) React
10 6 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (3.33%) Apache Flex
11 2 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) Analytical Mindset
1 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.33%) Tandem
1 2 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.67%) PKI
2 1 (1.67%) Podcast
2 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) Test Automation
2 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (46.67%) Scrum
4 24 (40.00%) TDD
5 23 (38.33%) BDD
6 14 (23.33%) Microservices
7 12 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 12 (20.00%) MVC
7 12 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (20.00%) Web Development
8 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Search
9 10 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.00%) OO
12 5 (8.33%) DevOps
13 4 (6.67%) Computer Vision
13 4 (6.67%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) Java
2 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.00%) C#
4 14 (23.33%) Python
5 5 (8.33%) Java 8
6 4 (6.67%) Ruby
6 4 (6.67%) SQL
7 2 (3.33%) Java 9
8 1 (1.67%) Groovy
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Ansible
1 3 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.33%) Consul
2 2 (3.33%) Terraform
3 1 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.67%) Grafana
3 1 (1.67%) Kibana
3 1 (1.67%) logstash
3 1 (1.67%) Packer
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Rancher
3 1 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) NVIDIA
3 2 (3.33%) Google
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.67%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.67%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.67%) VMware