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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 49 63 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 13 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.86% 1.61% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 10.26% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 4
Median salary £35,000 £30,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.82% -5.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £33,750 £44,331
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 104 78 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.86% 15.73% 21.73%
Number of salaries quoted 95 71 111
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 12 £35,000 +13.82% 10
Selenium
North East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) WebDriver
3 12 (46.15%) TDD
4 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
5 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 8 (30.77%) Automation Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
6 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
6 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 5 (19.23%) SOAP
8 5 (19.23%) C#
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
8 5 (19.23%) .NET
8 5 (19.23%) XML
8 5 (19.23%) Python
8 5 (19.23%) Scrum
8 5 (19.23%) QA
8 5 (19.23%) Ruby
9 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
9 4 (15.38%) ATDD
9 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
9 4 (15.38%) User Stories
9 4 (15.38%) Functional Programming
9 4 (15.38%) OO
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
10 3 (11.54%) JUnit

Selenium
Top Related 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 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQLite
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) WebDriver
2 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
3 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.54%) JUnit
4 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
5 2 (7.69%) Gatling
5 2 (7.69%) JMeter
5 2 (7.69%) RSpec
6 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.85%) JBehave
6 1 (3.85%) JIRA
6 1 (3.85%) QADirector
6 1 (3.85%) QARun
6 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
1 2 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Test Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Tester
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Tester
5 4 (15.38%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Project Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
1 5 (19.23%) SOAP
1 5 (19.23%) XML
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) JSON
3 3 (11.54%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) Java EE
4 2 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (3.85%) EJB
5 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) J2SE
5 1 (3.85%) Play Framework
5 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
4 8 (30.77%) Automation Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 5 (19.23%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) ATDD
8 4 (15.38%) Functional Programming
8 4 (15.38%) OO
8 4 (15.38%) User Stories
9 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
9 3 (11.54%) SDLC
9 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
10 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) Ruby
4 3 (11.54%) Scala
5 2 (7.69%) Groovy
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) HP
1 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) webMethods
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Telford or London or Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £57-63K p/a
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