Period
to 28 July 2021

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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 116 63 60
Rank change year-on-year -53 -3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 79 83 191
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.13% 3.57% 4.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.37% 15.81% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69 75 146
10th Percentile £32,450 £33,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 762 525 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.54% 22.59% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 617 448 797
10th Percentile £33,883 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,181 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £59,531 £52,500
90th Percentile £71,900 £68,750 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in West Yorkshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Selenium in West Yorkshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

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 28 July 2021. 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 -47 74 £47,500 +5.56% 14
Wetherby - 2 £27,500 -
Bradford +8 1 £36,500 -8.75%
Huddersfield - 1 £32,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £31,250 - 2
Selenium
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 70 (88.61%) Test Automation
2 64 (81.01%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (62.03%) Java
4 45 (56.96%) C#
5 36 (45.57%) Cucumber
6 35 (44.30%) Social Skills
6 35 (44.30%) JavaScript
7 32 (40.51%) QA
8 31 (39.24%) Azure
9 27 (34.18%) Postman
9 27 (34.18%) Mentoring
10 25 (31.65%) AWS
10 25 (31.65%) SQL
11 24 (30.38%) WebDriver
11 24 (30.38%) Software Testing
12 22 (27.85%) Jenkins
13 21 (26.58%) DevOps
14 20 (25.32%) React
15 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
15 18 (22.78%) SoapUI
15 18 (22.78%) Self-Motivation
15 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
16 17 (21.52%) Performance Testing
16 17 (21.52%) Python
16 17 (21.52%) Law
16 17 (21.52%) SpecFlow
16 17 (21.52%) Test Strategy
16 17 (21.52%) API Testing
17 16 (20.25%) Node.js
18 15 (18.99%) GCP

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 4 (5.06%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.27%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 31 (39.24%) Azure
2 25 (31.65%) AWS
3 15 (18.99%) GCP
4 5 (6.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (6.33%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (5.06%) AWS CodePipeline
5 4 (5.06%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (5.06%) Serverless
6 3 (3.80%) Azure Storage
6 3 (3.80%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (45.57%) Cucumber
2 27 (34.18%) Postman
3 24 (30.38%) WebDriver
4 22 (27.85%) Jenkins
5 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
5 18 (22.78%) SoapUI
6 17 (21.52%) SpecFlow
7 10 (12.66%) JIRA
8 8 (10.13%) JMeter
9 7 (8.86%) Appium
10 5 (6.33%) Moq
10 5 (6.33%) NUnit
10 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.80%) Mocha
11 3 (3.80%) Newman
12 2 (2.53%) IBM UrbanCode
12 2 (2.53%) Protractor
12 2 (2.53%) TestCafe
General
1 35 (44.30%) Social Skills
2 17 (21.52%) Law
3 13 (16.46%) Marketing
3 13 (16.46%) Presentation Skills
4 12 (15.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 5 (6.33%) Finance
6 2 (2.53%) Games
6 2 (2.53%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.27%) Automotive
7 1 (1.27%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Tester
2 15 (18.99%) Automation Tester
3 14 (17.72%) Test Engineer
4 12 (15.19%) Technical Trainer
4 12 (15.19%) Trainer
5 10 (12.66%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Software Tester
7 8 (10.13%) Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Developer
7 8 (10.13%) QA Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) QA Leader
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.80%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) React
2 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
3 16 (20.25%) Node.js
4 15 (18.99%) .NET
5 8 (10.13%) REST
6 7 (8.86%) .NET Core
6 7 (8.86%) Gherkin
7 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
7 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
7 6 (7.59%) HTML
7 6 (7.59%) SOAP
7 6 (7.59%) Spring
8 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (6.33%) Blazor
8 5 (6.33%) CSS
8 5 (6.33%) CSS3
8 5 (6.33%) Entity Framework
8 5 (6.33%) HTML5
8 5 (6.33%) jQuery
8 5 (6.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (15.19%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.59%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Android
1 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (88.61%) Test Automation
2 64 (81.01%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (34.18%) Mentoring
4 24 (30.38%) Software Testing
5 21 (26.58%) DevOps
6 17 (21.52%) API Testing
6 17 (21.52%) Performance Testing
6 17 (21.52%) Test Strategy
7 15 (18.99%) Scrum
8 14 (17.72%) Waterfall
9 13 (16.46%) BDD
10 12 (15.19%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (11.39%) SDET
12 7 (8.86%) Collaborative Working
12 7 (8.86%) Kanban
12 7 (8.86%) SDLC
13 6 (7.59%) Regression Testing
14 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
14 5 (6.33%) MVC
14 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.03%) Java
2 45 (56.96%) C#
3 35 (44.30%) JavaScript
4 25 (31.65%) SQL
5 17 (21.52%) Python
6 15 (18.99%) TypeScript
7 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.53%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.53%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.27%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) Ruby
9 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.53%) ISEB
3 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (40.51%) QA
2 7 (8.86%) Accessibility
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) Ansible
1 12 (15.19%) Kubernetes
1 12 (15.19%) Terraform
2 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.27%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Google
2 5 (6.33%) Xamarin
3 4 (5.06%) Splunk
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.27%) HP