Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 46 86
Rank change year-on-year -18 +40 +108
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 266 374 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.88% 5.15% 3.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.22% 25.44% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 232 362 340
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,625
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +15.38%

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 1,460 1,470 1,915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.30% 20.24% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,286 1,314 1,542
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 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
Leeds -15 233 £45,000 - 31
Bradford -16 23 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Halifax +1 2 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Huddersfield -3 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Bingley - 1 £33,500 -
Selenium
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 254 (95.49%) Test Automation
2 207 (77.82%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (50.38%) Java
4 125 (46.99%) Cucumber
5 114 (42.86%) C#
6 100 (37.59%) BDD
7 98 (36.84%) WebDriver
8 91 (34.21%) TDD
9 88 (33.08%) Test Scripting
10 67 (25.19%) Software Testing
11 63 (23.68%) SoapUI
11 63 (23.68%) Jenkins
12 61 (22.93%) Scrum
13 60 (22.56%) SQL
14 59 (22.18%) Finance
15 57 (21.43%) Python
15 57 (21.43%) SpecFlow
16 52 (19.55%) .NET
17 51 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
18 44 (16.54%) Test Strategy
19 43 (16.17%) Mentoring
20 41 (15.41%) Gherkin
21 39 (14.66%) Microsoft
21 39 (14.66%) SDLC
22 38 (14.29%) Software Engineering
22 38 (14.29%) Open Source
23 37 (13.91%) SDET
24 35 (13.16%) Ruby
25 34 (12.78%) QA
25 34 (12.78%) JavaScript

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 5 (1.88%) Confluence
2 3 (1.13%) JBoss
2 3 (1.13%) Jetty
2 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.13%) Tornado
2 3 (1.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.38%) Apache
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.77%) GitHub
2 11 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.01%) G Suite
3 8 (3.01%) Office 365
4 6 (2.26%) Slack
5 3 (1.13%) SaaS
6 2 (0.75%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (0.75%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) AMQP
1 3 (1.13%) PuTTY
1 3 (1.13%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.76%) Big Data
4 6 (2.26%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.26%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.88%) Redis
6 4 (1.50%) MySQL
6 4 (1.50%) Riak
7 3 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.13%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.13%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.38%) Event Store
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 125 (46.99%) Cucumber
2 98 (36.84%) WebDriver
3 63 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 63 (23.68%) SoapUI
4 57 (21.43%) SpecFlow
5 30 (11.28%) Ranorex
6 29 (10.90%) JIRA
7 26 (9.77%) Appium
8 23 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (7.89%) Git (software)
10 17 (6.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (6.39%) Buildbot
11 10 (3.76%) Maven
12 9 (3.38%) JMeter
13 8 (3.01%) WATIR
14 7 (2.63%) Gatling
14 7 (2.63%) Selenium IDE
14 7 (2.63%) TeamCity
14 7 (2.63%) Visual Studio
15 6 (2.26%) Calabash
General
1 59 (22.18%) Finance
2 29 (10.90%) Retail
3 12 (4.51%) Marketing
4 11 (4.14%) Legal
5 4 (1.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (34.21%) Tester
2 80 (30.08%) Automation Tester
3 55 (20.68%) Developer
4 53 (19.92%) Analyst
5 49 (18.42%) Test Analyst
6 41 (15.41%) Developer in Test
7 34 (12.78%) Automation Test Lead
8 31 (11.65%) Test Leader
9 29 (10.90%) Test Engineer
10 28 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
11 27 (10.15%) Senior Tester
12 24 (9.02%) Software Developer
13 23 (8.65%) Senior Automation Tester
14 20 (7.52%) Selenium Automation Tester
14 20 (7.52%) Selenium Tester
15 19 (7.14%) Consultant
16 18 (6.77%) Test Automation Consultant
16 18 (6.77%) Test Consultant
17 15 (5.64%) Java Developer
17 15 (5.64%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (19.55%) .NET
2 41 (15.41%) Gherkin
3 31 (11.65%) XML
4 20 (7.52%) HTML
5 15 (5.64%) CSS
6 13 (4.89%) Web Services
7 12 (4.51%) SOAP
8 10 (3.76%) .NET Framework
9 9 (3.38%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.01%) JSON
11 6 (2.26%) ASP.NET
12 5 (1.88%) Behat
13 4 (1.50%) Ajax
13 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (1.50%) Kafka
13 4 (1.50%) LESS
13 4 (1.50%) Node.js
13 4 (1.50%) RESTful
13 4 (1.50%) Sass
13 4 (1.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.76%) Mobile App
2 7 (2.63%) Social Media
3 6 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.75%) User Experience
6 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.38%) Android
1 9 (3.38%) Apple iOS
1 9 (3.38%) Windows
2 4 (1.50%) Linux
3 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (95.49%) Test Automation
2 207 (77.82%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (37.59%) BDD
4 91 (34.21%) TDD
5 88 (33.08%) Test Scripting
6 67 (25.19%) Software Testing
7 61 (22.93%) Scrum
8 51 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (16.54%) Test Strategy
10 43 (16.17%) Mentoring
11 39 (14.66%) SDLC
12 38 (14.29%) Open Source
12 38 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 37 (13.91%) SDET
14 31 (11.65%) Configuration Management
14 31 (11.65%) Kanban
15 26 (9.77%) DevOps
15 26 (9.77%) Test Management
16 24 (9.02%) Performance Testing
17 22 (8.27%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 134 (50.38%) Java
2 114 (42.86%) C#
3 60 (22.56%) SQL
4 57 (21.43%) Python
5 35 (13.16%) Ruby
6 34 (12.78%) JavaScript
7 28 (10.53%) C++
8 25 (9.40%) PHP
9 18 (6.77%) Scala
10 17 (6.39%) C
11 4 (1.50%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.13%) F#
13 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (11.28%) ISTQB
2 25 (9.40%) ISEB
3 12 (4.51%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.51%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.01%) Degree
5 7 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.26%) Docker
2 3 (1.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.50%) Puppet
2 3 (1.13%) Ansible
2 3 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.75%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.38%) Grafana
Vendors
1 39 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.02%) Google
3 8 (3.01%) Twitter
4 7 (2.63%) HP
5 6 (2.26%) Oracle
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.13%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.13%) Software AG
6 3 (1.13%) VMware
6 3 (1.13%) webMethods
7 2 (0.75%) Capita
7 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.38%) Avature
8 1 (0.38%) IBM
8 1 (0.38%) Splunk
8 1 (0.38%) Zend