Period
to 7 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 126 77 87
Rank change year-on-year -49 +10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 101 174 271
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.99% 3.50% 3.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.51% 16.83% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 88 139 228
10th Percentile £28,250 £33,700 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,000 £37,500 £36,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £61,475 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 961 1,034 1,596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.98% 20.80% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 857 882 1,307
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Yorkshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Yorkshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Yorkshire

Selenium
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 7 May 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
West Yorkshire -55 65 £47,500 +5.56% 6
South Yorkshire -31 14 £29,500 -23.87% 1
East Yorkshire +2 13 £40,000 -33.33% 1
North Yorkshire -2 8 £47,750 +16.46% 2
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 100 (99.01%) Test Automation
2 74 (73.27%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (62.38%) C#
4 53 (52.48%) Azure
5 43 (42.57%) .NET
5 43 (42.57%) Social Skills
6 38 (37.62%) DevOps
7 37 (36.63%) Postman
8 36 (35.64%) BDD
9 35 (34.65%) Java
10 30 (29.70%) SQL
10 30 (29.70%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (29.70%) SpecFlow
11 29 (28.71%) Mentoring
12 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
13 23 (22.77%) WebDriver
13 23 (22.77%) Cucumber
14 22 (21.78%) QA
15 21 (20.79%) AWS
16 20 (19.80%) Python
17 18 (17.82%) Software Testing
17 18 (17.82%) JIRA
18 17 (16.83%) SoapUI
19 16 (15.84%) Coaching
19 16 (15.84%) Docker
19 16 (15.84%) JMeter
20 15 (14.85%) SOAP
21 13 (12.87%) Test Strategy
21 13 (12.87%) Jenkins
22 12 (11.88%) Gherkin

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (1.98%) Confluence
2 1 (0.99%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 53 (52.48%) Azure
2 21 (20.79%) AWS
3 11 (10.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 10 (9.90%) AWS CodePipeline
4 10 (9.90%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (9.90%) Serverless
5 8 (7.92%) GCP
6 6 (5.94%) BrowserStack
7 5 (4.95%) Azure Storage
8 4 (3.96%) SaaS
9 1 (0.99%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (36.63%) Postman
2 30 (29.70%) SpecFlow
3 23 (22.77%) Cucumber
3 23 (22.77%) WebDriver
4 18 (17.82%) JIRA
5 17 (16.83%) SoapUI
6 16 (15.84%) JMeter
7 13 (12.87%) Jenkins
8 11 (10.89%) Git (software)
9 10 (9.90%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (8.91%) Newman
11 7 (6.93%) Appium
12 6 (5.94%) Mocha
13 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (1.98%) IBM UrbanCode
14 2 (1.98%) LoadRunner
14 2 (1.98%) NeoLoad
14 2 (1.98%) TestCafe
14 2 (1.98%) TestRail
15 1 (0.99%) REST Assured
General
1 43 (42.57%) Social Skills
2 8 (7.92%) Marketing
3 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.93%) Presentation Skills
4 6 (5.94%) Games
4 6 (5.94%) Law
5 3 (2.97%) Finance
5 3 (2.97%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (36.63%) Tester
2 31 (30.69%) Automation Tester
3 24 (23.76%) Test Engineer
4 19 (18.81%) Test Automation Engineer
5 18 (17.82%) Analyst
6 17 (16.83%) Senior Automation Tester
6 17 (16.83%) Senior Tester
6 17 (16.83%) Test Analyst
7 14 (13.86%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 14 (13.86%) Selenium Tester
8 9 (8.91%) Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Senior Test Engineer
9 8 (7.92%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Automation Test Analyst
11 6 (5.94%) Technical Trainer
11 6 (5.94%) Trainer
12 4 (3.96%) Technical Tester
13 3 (2.97%) QA Analyst
13 3 (2.97%) Senior Analyst
13 3 (2.97%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (42.57%) .NET
2 15 (14.85%) SOAP
3 12 (11.88%) Gherkin
4 10 (9.90%) .NET Framework
4 10 (9.90%) HTML
5 9 (8.91%) Node.js
5 9 (8.91%) React
5 9 (8.91%) REST
5 9 (8.91%) Web Services
6 7 (6.93%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.95%) .NET Core
8 3 (2.97%) CSS
8 3 (2.97%) XML
9 2 (1.98%) Redux
9 2 (1.98%) Spring
10 1 (0.99%) jQuery
10 1 (0.99%) JSON
10 1 (0.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.70%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.94%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.98%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) NHS
4 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Android
1 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (99.01%) Test Automation
2 74 (73.27%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (37.62%) DevOps
4 36 (35.64%) BDD
5 29 (28.71%) Mentoring
6 18 (17.82%) Software Testing
7 16 (15.84%) Coaching
8 13 (12.87%) Test Strategy
9 12 (11.88%) Component Testing
9 12 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (11.88%) ERP
9 12 (11.88%) Test Scripting
10 11 (10.89%) SDLC
10 11 (10.89%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.89%) Test Management
10 11 (10.89%) Unit Testing
11 10 (9.90%) API Testing
11 10 (9.90%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (9.90%) Exploratory Testing
11 10 (9.90%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (62.38%) C#
2 35 (34.65%) Java
3 30 (29.70%) SQL
4 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
5 20 (19.80%) Python
6 7 (6.93%) TypeScript
7 6 (5.94%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (5.94%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 5 (4.95%) ISEB
2 5 (4.95%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.78%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (7.92%) Kubernetes
3 6 (5.94%) Ansible
3 6 (5.94%) Terraform
4 1 (0.99%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
1 8 (7.92%) Splunk
2 6 (5.94%) Google
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle
4 1 (0.99%) HP