Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 33 78
Rank change year-on-year -31 +45 +6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 41 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.61% 6.35% 2.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.14% 33.56% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 41 47 20
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +35.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £31,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,250 £40,825
North East median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +35.71% -

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 290 146 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.51% 18.91% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 247 127 145
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,350 £26,380 £31,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £54,500
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -27 40 £41,250 -17.50% 18
Sunderland - 1 £45,000 - 1
Selenium
North East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 32 (78.05%) Test Automation
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (58.54%) Cucumber
4 15 (36.59%) TDD
4 15 (36.59%) Scrum
5 14 (34.15%) Java
5 14 (34.15%) BDD
5 14 (34.15%) Gherkin
5 14 (34.15%) Gatling
6 13 (31.71%) C#
7 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (29.27%) JMeter
7 12 (29.27%) Exploratory Testing
7 12 (29.27%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (24.39%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (24.39%) Python
8 10 (24.39%) LoadRunner
9 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
9 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
9 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
10 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.07%) Automotive
10 7 (17.07%) QA
10 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
10 7 (17.07%) Docker
11 6 (14.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 6 (14.63%) DevOps
11 6 (14.63%) React
11 6 (14.63%) Maven

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 3 (7.32%) Confluence
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 2 (4.88%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) NAS
1 2 (4.88%) Network Security
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (9.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.88%) MariaDB
2 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (58.54%) Cucumber
2 14 (34.15%) Gatling
3 12 (29.27%) JMeter
4 10 (24.39%) LoadRunner
5 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
6 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
7 6 (14.63%) JIRA
7 6 (14.63%) Maven
8 4 (9.76%) GitLab
9 3 (7.32%) JUnit
9 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
10 2 (4.88%) Ant
10 2 (4.88%) Artifactory
10 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
10 2 (4.88%) Gradle
10 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
10 2 (4.88%) Protractor
10 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
10 2 (4.88%) Subversion
10 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.07%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
1 12 (29.27%) Test Analyst
1 12 (29.27%) Test Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Test Automation Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Automation Test Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Tester
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Developer in Test
6 4 (9.76%) Python Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Python Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) QA Tester
7 3 (7.32%) Automation Tester
7 3 (7.32%) AWS Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Azure Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) Gherkin
2 6 (14.63%) CSS
2 6 (14.63%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) Node.js
2 6 (14.63%) React
2 6 (14.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (14.63%) Web Services
3 5 (12.20%) JSON
3 5 (12.20%) Spring
4 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.32%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) REST
5 3 (7.32%) SOAP
5 3 (7.32%) Spring Boot
6 2 (4.88%) .NET
6 2 (4.88%) JPA
6 2 (4.88%) Spring MVC
6 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) PKI
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) Podcast
2 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Test Automation
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (36.59%) Scrum
3 15 (36.59%) TDD
4 14 (34.15%) BDD
5 12 (29.27%) Exploratory Testing
5 12 (29.27%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (24.39%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
7 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
8 6 (14.63%) DevOps
9 4 (9.76%) Computer Vision
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.76%) Machine Learning
9 4 (9.76%) Volume Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.32%) Open Source
10 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) C#
3 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 10 (24.39%) Python
5 5 (12.20%) Java 8
5 5 (12.20%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Groovy
6 1 (2.44%) Java 9
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Ansible
1 4 (9.76%) Kubernetes
2 3 (7.32%) Consul
3 2 (4.88%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (4.88%) Grafana
3 2 (4.88%) Kibana
3 2 (4.88%) logstash
3 2 (4.88%) Puppet
3 2 (4.88%) Rancher
3 2 (4.88%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (4.88%) Terraform
3 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.88%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.44%) HP ALM
4 1 (2.44%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) NVIDIA
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.88%) Dynatrace
4 2 (4.88%) Google
4 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.44%) HP