Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 76 71
Rank change year-on-year +33 -5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 48 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.97% 2.56% 2.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.79% 14.02% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 19
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,669 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.63% +7.69% -5.80%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £40,464 £40,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -5.80%

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 151 214 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.65% 18.26% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 134 157 179
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.44%
10th Percentile £27,300 £29,500 £27,700
90th Percentile £68,113 £52,250 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,900 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.54% +1.07% +2.74%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 39 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Gateshead - 8 £40,000 - 1
Selenium
North East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 47 (97.92%) Test Automation
2 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
4 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 22 (45.83%) Cucumber
5 21 (43.75%) Case Management
6 19 (39.58%) GitHub
6 19 (39.58%) Pega
6 19 (39.58%) Documentum
7 18 (37.50%) TDD
7 18 (37.50%) DevOps
8 17 (35.42%) Validation
8 17 (35.42%) WebDriver
9 16 (33.33%) BDD
9 16 (33.33%) Puppet
9 16 (33.33%) Build Automation
10 15 (31.25%) TOGAF
10 15 (31.25%) Middleware
10 15 (31.25%) SOAP
10 15 (31.25%) Web Services
10 15 (31.25%) REST
10 15 (31.25%) Business Analysis
10 15 (31.25%) Test Scripting
11 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
11 14 (29.17%) ZABBIX
11 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
12 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
12 13 (27.08%) QA
12 13 (27.08%) SOA
12 13 (27.08%) Data Management

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 19 (39.58%) Documentum
2 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 11 (22.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (22.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (39.58%) GitHub
2 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
2 22 (45.83%) Cucumber
3 17 (35.42%) WebDriver
4 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
5 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 6 (12.50%) SpecFlow
8 5 (10.42%) Ranorex
9 3 (6.25%) JMeter
10 2 (4.17%) JIRA
10 2 (4.17%) JUnit
10 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
10 2 (4.17%) Maven
10 2 (4.17%) NUnit
10 2 (4.17%) Robot Framework
10 2 (4.17%) Zephyr
11 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
11 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
11 1 (2.08%) Protractor
11 1 (2.08%) QUnit
General
1 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Architect
2 11 (22.92%) Analyst
2 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Architect
2 11 (22.92%) Test Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Tester
4 7 (14.58%) QA Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 6 (12.50%) Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Test Leader
6 5 (10.42%) Developer in Test
7 4 (8.33%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Automation Test Lead
9 2 (4.17%) QA Leader
9 2 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Pega Architect
10 1 (2.08%) QA Test Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Test Automation Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) Middleware
1 15 (31.25%) REST
1 15 (31.25%) SOAP
1 15 (31.25%) Web Services
2 8 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.08%) Chai
4 1 (2.08%) JSON
4 1 (2.08%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (97.92%) Test Automation
2 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (43.75%) Case Management
4 18 (37.50%) DevOps
4 18 (37.50%) TDD
5 17 (35.42%) Validation
6 16 (33.33%) BDD
6 16 (33.33%) Build Automation
7 15 (31.25%) Business Analysis
7 15 (31.25%) Test Scripting
7 15 (31.25%) TOGAF
8 13 (27.08%) Data Management
8 13 (27.08%) SOA
8 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
9 12 (25.00%) BPEL
9 12 (25.00%) BPMN
9 12 (25.00%) Document Management
9 12 (25.00%) QMS
9 12 (25.00%) Quality Management
9 12 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) C#
2 9 (18.75%) Ruby
2 9 (18.75%) SQL
3 8 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) Groovy
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.83%) ISEB
3 9 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
4 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 5 (10.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) QA
2 12 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) Puppet
2 14 (29.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) Pega
3 12 (25.00%) EMC
4 11 (22.92%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.08%) OpenText