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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +37 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 21 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.19% 0.82% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.61% 5.15% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 12
Median salary £38,250 £33,750 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +19.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £37,500 £37,375
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 82 97 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 24.19% 15.98% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 146 133 191
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £52,500 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 +30 19 £41,500 +22.96% 6
Selenium
North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (85.29%) Test Automation
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) WebDriver
4 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
4 12 (35.29%) TDD
5 11 (32.35%) Web Services
6 10 (29.41%) QA
6 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
7 9 (26.47%) BDD
7 9 (26.47%) REST
7 9 (26.47%) SOAP
8 8 (23.53%) Python
8 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 8 (23.53%) SQL
8 8 (23.53%) Ruby
8 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
8 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
9 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (20.59%) C#
9 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
10 6 (17.65%) Validation
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
10 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
10 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
10 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Event-Driven Architecture

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 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.71%) Documentum
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.82%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQLite
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) WebDriver
2 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
3 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.88%) CircleCI
5 2 (5.88%) FitNesse
5 2 (5.88%) Gatling
5 2 (5.88%) JMeter
5 2 (5.88%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) Ranorex
5 2 (5.88%) RSpec
6 1 (2.94%) Appium
6 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
1 11 (32.35%) Test Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) QA Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Test Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Automation Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Web Services
2 9 (26.47%) REST
2 9 (26.47%) SOAP
3 5 (14.71%) Middleware
4 4 (11.76%) JSON
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) HTML
6 2 (5.88%) Java EE
6 2 (5.88%) XML Messaging
6 2 (5.88%) XSLT
7 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.94%) J2EE
7 1 (2.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (85.29%) Test Automation
2 12 (35.29%) TDD
3 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 9 (26.47%) BDD
5 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 6 (17.65%) Validation
7 5 (14.71%) BPEL
7 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Case Management
7 5 (14.71%) Data Management
7 5 (14.71%) Document Management
7 5 (14.71%) Quality Management
7 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
7 5 (14.71%) SOA
7 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) Python
2 8 (23.53%) Ruby
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Groovy
5 2 (5.88%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) Jython
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) ISEB
3 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
2 5 (14.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (14.71%) SLA
3 2 (5.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) EMC
2 5 (14.71%) Pega
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary plus benefits & b
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services
Salary: £66500 - £71500
Posted: 25 days ago