Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 64 85
Rank change year-on-year +18 +21 +100
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 336 292 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.41% 4.20% 3.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.81% 20.74% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 291 261 227
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.42% +1.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +11.84% +8.57%

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 1,473 1,408 1,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.72% 20.24% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,276 1,194 1,253
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +3 253 £45,000 - 33
Bradford +52 44 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Halifax +22 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Huddersfield +8 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Wetherby - 5 £29,500 -
Wakefield -10 4 £43,750 +2.94%
Selenium
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 283 (84.23%) Test Automation
2 253 (75.30%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (57.14%) C#
4 175 (52.08%) Java
5 151 (44.94%) BDD
6 142 (42.26%) Cucumber
7 118 (35.12%) TDD
8 88 (26.19%) SoapUI
9 87 (25.89%) WebDriver
10 78 (23.21%) API Testing
11 74 (22.02%) Scrum
12 73 (21.73%) SpecFlow
12 73 (21.73%) Test Scripting
13 72 (21.43%) Jenkins
13 72 (21.43%) SQL
14 71 (21.13%) .NET
15 70 (20.83%) SDET
16 66 (19.64%) Finance
17 65 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
18 63 (18.75%) Software Engineering
19 60 (17.86%) JavaScript
20 56 (16.67%) Software Testing
20 56 (16.67%) JIRA
21 54 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
22 47 (13.99%) Python
23 45 (13.39%) QA
24 42 (12.50%) Ruby
25 41 (12.20%) Marketing
25 41 (12.20%) Open Source
26 40 (11.90%) Mentoring

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 3 (0.89%) CICS
1 3 (0.89%) CMS
2 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.30%) Confluence
3 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 54 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.27%) G Suite
3 11 (3.27%) Office 365
3 11 (3.27%) Slack
4 2 (0.60%) SaaS
5 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.30%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.30%) AMQP
2 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (2.38%) MySQL
2 8 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.89%) DB2
5 1 (0.30%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 142 (42.26%) Cucumber
2 88 (26.19%) SoapUI
3 87 (25.89%) WebDriver
4 73 (21.73%) SpecFlow
5 72 (21.43%) Jenkins
6 56 (16.67%) JIRA
7 39 (11.61%) JMeter
8 28 (8.33%) Maven
9 25 (7.44%) Appium
9 25 (7.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (5.36%) Ranorex
11 17 (5.06%) NUnit
11 17 (5.06%) Protractor
12 14 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (4.17%) Visual Studio
13 12 (3.57%) Buildbot
13 12 (3.57%) Jasmine
14 11 (3.27%) Git (software)
15 10 (2.98%) WATIR
15 10 (2.98%) WebLOAD
General
1 66 (19.64%) Finance
2 41 (12.20%) Marketing
3 30 (8.93%) Retail
4 3 (0.89%) Games
4 3 (0.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 135 (40.18%) Developer
2 102 (30.36%) Tester
3 99 (29.46%) Developer in Test
4 82 (24.40%) Automation Tester
5 57 (16.96%) Test Engineer
6 49 (14.58%) Analyst
6 49 (14.58%) Test Analyst
7 46 (13.69%) Test Automation Developer
8 39 (11.61%) Software Engineer
9 27 (8.04%) Software Developer
10 26 (7.74%) Automation Test Analyst
10 26 (7.74%) C# Developer
10 26 (7.74%) Test Automation Engineer
11 24 (7.14%) .NET Developer
11 24 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (6.85%) Software Tester
12 23 (6.85%) Test Leader
13 22 (6.55%) Azure Developer
13 22 (6.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 22 (6.55%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (21.13%) .NET
2 37 (11.01%) Gherkin
3 32 (9.52%) HTML
4 28 (8.33%) CSS
5 25 (7.44%) Web Services
6 18 (5.36%) Spring
7 16 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 15 (4.46%) AngularJS
8 15 (4.46%) HTML5
9 14 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (4.17%) Apache Camel
9 14 (4.17%) CSS3
9 14 (4.17%) Hibernate
9 14 (4.17%) XML
10 13 (3.87%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (2.08%) SOAP
13 6 (1.79%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.79%) Node.js
13 6 (1.79%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.82%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.19%) User Experience
6 1 (0.30%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.30%) Life Science
6 1 (0.30%) NHS
6 1 (0.30%) Social Media
6 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.38%) Windows
2 5 (1.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.19%) Linux
3 4 (1.19%) Unix
4 3 (0.89%) Android
4 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (84.23%) Test Automation
2 253 (75.30%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (44.94%) BDD
4 118 (35.12%) TDD
5 78 (23.21%) API Testing
6 74 (22.02%) Scrum
7 73 (21.73%) Test Scripting
8 70 (20.83%) SDET
9 65 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
10 63 (18.75%) Software Engineering
11 56 (16.67%) Software Testing
12 41 (12.20%) Open Source
13 40 (11.90%) Mentoring
14 36 (10.71%) Test Strategy
15 31 (9.23%) Unit Testing
16 30 (8.93%) Mobile Development
16 30 (8.93%) SDLC
17 28 (8.33%) E-Commerce
18 26 (7.74%) Configuration Management
18 26 (7.74%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (57.14%) C#
2 175 (52.08%) Java
3 72 (21.43%) SQL
4 60 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 47 (13.99%) Python
6 42 (12.50%) Ruby
7 25 (7.44%) PHP
8 14 (4.17%) Java 8
9 12 (3.57%) C
9 12 (3.57%) C++
9 12 (3.57%) Scala
10 3 (0.89%) COBOL
11 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.30%) Groovy
12 1 (0.30%) JCL
12 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.30%) VB
12 1 (0.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (5.95%) ISTQB
2 16 (4.76%) Degree
3 9 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.49%) ISEB
4 5 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.39%) QA
System Software
1 21 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (4.46%) Ansible
2 11 (3.27%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.08%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.30%) Grafana
4 1 (0.30%) Packer
4 1 (0.30%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (7.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.14%) Google
3 14 (4.17%) Oracle
4 13 (3.87%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.68%) HP
6 5 (1.49%) Twitter
7 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.30%) IBM
7 1 (0.30%) ServiceNow