Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 62 156
Rank change year-on-year -3 +94 +1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 260 322 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.80% 4.19% 1.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.85% 21.60% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 215 294 157
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +12.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £25,450
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £56,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1310 1491 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.14% 19.41% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1336 1289
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,650 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in West Yorkshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Selenium in West Yorkshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in West Yorkshire

Selenium
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Leeds +6 242 £45,000 +5.88% 22
Wakefield +4 6 £42,500 +60.38%
Bradford -37 6 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Halifax +17 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Wetherby +12 1 £28,500 -32.14%
Huddersfield -1 1 £40,000 -
Pontefract - 1 £45,000 -
Bingley - 1 £33,500 -
Selenium
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 226 (86.92%) Test Automation
2 197 (75.77%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (55.38%) Java
4 133 (51.15%) Cucumber
5 112 (43.08%) C#
6 100 (38.46%) BDD
7 93 (35.77%) TDD
8 85 (32.69%) WebDriver
9 84 (32.31%) Jenkins
10 75 (28.85%) SQL
11 72 (27.69%) Scrum
12 71 (27.31%) Test Scripting
13 59 (22.69%) .NET
13 59 (22.69%) SpecFlow
14 58 (22.31%) Python
15 51 (19.62%) Continuous Integration
16 47 (18.08%) SDLC
17 46 (17.69%) Gherkin
17 46 (17.69%) SoapUI
17 46 (17.69%) QA
18 40 (15.38%) Finance
18 40 (15.38%) Microsoft
19 38 (14.62%) XML
19 38 (14.62%) Kanban
19 38 (14.62%) Performance Testing
20 37 (14.23%) Software Testing
20 37 (14.23%) Test Strategy
21 36 (13.85%) GitHub
22 35 (13.46%) ISTQB
23 33 (12.69%) JIRA

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (3.85%) Apache
1 10 (3.85%) Confluence
2 9 (3.46%) JBoss
2 9 (3.46%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.08%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.08%) Jetty
3 8 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.08%) Tornado
4 4 (1.54%) IIS
5 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.38%) nginx
6 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.85%) GitHub
2 11 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.23%) SaaS
3 9 (3.46%) G Suite
3 9 (3.46%) Office 365
4 7 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.69%) Slack
5 5 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.38%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.38%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.85%) AMQP
2 5 (1.92%) Internet
3 3 (1.15%) PuTTY
3 3 (1.15%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) Firewall
4 1 (0.38%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) Network Security
4 1 (0.38%) PPP
4 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.77%) Riak
3 14 (5.38%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.00%) Redis
5 12 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.23%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.46%) Big Data
7 9 (3.46%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.08%) Couchbase
8 8 (3.08%) MySQL
9 7 (2.69%) Event Store
9 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 133 (51.15%) Cucumber
2 85 (32.69%) WebDriver
3 84 (32.31%) Jenkins
4 59 (22.69%) SpecFlow
5 46 (17.69%) SoapUI
6 33 (12.69%) JIRA
7 30 (11.54%) Git (software)
8 29 (11.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (7.31%) TeamCity
10 17 (6.54%) JMeter
10 17 (6.54%) Visual Studio
11 16 (6.15%) JBehave
11 16 (6.15%) LoadRunner
12 15 (5.77%) Appium
12 15 (5.77%) Maven
12 15 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (5.38%) Ranorex
13 14 (5.38%) Subversion
14 13 (5.00%) FitNesse
15 11 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 40 (15.38%) Finance
2 15 (5.77%) Retail
3 11 (4.23%) Marketing
4 2 (0.77%) Advertising
4 2 (0.77%) Games
5 1 (0.38%) Legal
5 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (37.31%) Tester
2 83 (31.92%) Automation Tester
3 51 (19.62%) Analyst
4 50 (19.23%) Test Analyst
5 36 (13.85%) Developer
6 30 (11.54%) Senior Tester
7 29 (11.15%) Test Engineer
8 28 (10.77%) Senior Automation Tester
9 20 (7.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 20 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
10 19 (7.31%) Software Developer
11 18 (6.92%) Automation Test Analyst
11 18 (6.92%) Automation Test Lead
12 16 (6.15%) Test Leader
13 14 (5.38%) Java Engineer
14 12 (4.62%) Developer in Test
14 12 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
15 9 (3.46%) Consultant
16 8 (3.08%) Senior Developer
16 8 (3.08%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (22.69%) .NET
2 46 (17.69%) Gherkin
3 38 (14.62%) XML
4 30 (11.54%) Web Services
5 26 (10.00%) HTML
6 24 (9.23%) AngularJS
6 24 (9.23%) SOAP
7 22 (8.46%) ASP.NET
8 16 (6.15%) Kafka
9 15 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (5.38%) CSS
10 14 (5.38%) REST
11 13 (5.00%) Node.js
12 10 (3.85%) Hibernate
12 10 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (3.85%) Spring
13 9 (3.46%) .NET Framework
13 9 (3.46%) jQuery
14 8 (3.08%) JSON
14 8 (3.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.31%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.54%) Internet of Things
4 4 (1.54%) Social Media
5 2 (0.77%) BYOD
6 1 (0.38%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.38%) Media Streaming
6 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.00%) Android
1 13 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 13 (5.00%) Linux
2 12 (4.62%) Windows
3 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.15%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.77%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (86.92%) Test Automation
2 197 (75.77%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (38.46%) BDD
4 93 (35.77%) TDD
5 72 (27.69%) Scrum
6 71 (27.31%) Test Scripting
7 51 (19.62%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (18.08%) SDLC
9 38 (14.62%) Kanban
9 38 (14.62%) Performance Testing
10 37 (14.23%) Software Testing
10 37 (14.23%) Test Strategy
11 33 (12.69%) Configuration Management
11 33 (12.69%) Test Management
12 30 (11.54%) DevOps
12 30 (11.54%) Mentoring
12 30 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
13 28 (10.77%) Security Testing
14 27 (10.38%) Software Engineering
15 22 (8.46%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 144 (55.38%) Java
2 112 (43.08%) C#
3 75 (28.85%) SQL
4 58 (22.31%) Python
5 28 (10.77%) Ruby
6 24 (9.23%) JavaScript
7 21 (8.08%) C++
7 21 (8.08%) PHP
8 13 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.62%) Scala
10 10 (3.85%) C
11 5 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.15%) F#
13 2 (0.77%) Perl
13 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.77%) XPath
14 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.38%) VBScript
14 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 35 (13.46%) ISTQB
2 19 (7.31%) ISEB
3 10 (3.85%) Degree
3 10 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (17.69%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (8.46%) Docker
2 3 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (7.69%) Puppet
2 10 (3.85%) Ansible
2 10 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.69%) Grafana
4 6 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.38%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.38%) Mesos
5 1 (0.38%) Nagios
5 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.46%) Google
3 12 (4.62%) Oracle
4 9 (3.46%) HP
5 8 (3.08%) Splunk
6 5 (1.92%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.54%) Twitter
8 3 (1.15%) IBM
8 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.15%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.15%) Software AG
8 3 (1.15%) VMware
8 3 (1.15%) webMethods
8 3 (1.15%) Zend
9 1 (0.38%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.38%) New Relic
9 1 (0.38%) Perforce
9 1 (0.38%) SAP
9 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.38%) WSO2