Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 175 80 47
Rank change year-on-year -95 -33 +35
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 103 121 300
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.46% 3.20% 4.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.20% 15.09% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 74 104 226
10th Percentile £32,275 £36,000 £32,625
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +2.27%
75th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £63,225 £55,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +4.17%

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 1,119 802 1,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.88% 21.19% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 896 716 996
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,375 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -47 87 £50,000 +11.11% 16
South Yorkshire -28 13 £42,500 -11.46% 1
East Yorkshire -18 3 £55,000 +14.58%
North Yorkshire -45 3 £70,000 +45.83%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 87 (84.47%) Test Automation
2 80 (77.67%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (45.63%) C#
4 46 (44.66%) Postman
5 40 (38.83%) SpecFlow
6 38 (36.89%) QA
7 36 (34.95%) Software Testing
8 32 (31.07%) Java
8 32 (31.07%) API Testing
9 29 (28.16%) Software Engineering
10 24 (23.30%) Social Skills
11 22 (21.36%) Finance
11 22 (21.36%) Test Strategy
12 21 (20.39%) Azure
12 21 (20.39%) Manual Testing
13 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
13 20 (19.42%) SoapUI
14 19 (18.45%) Cucumber
15 18 (17.48%) Python
15 18 (17.48%) Scrum
15 18 (17.48%) Appium
15 18 (17.48%) CI/CD
16 16 (15.53%) BDD
16 16 (15.53%) Test Scripting
16 16 (15.53%) Performance Testing
17 15 (14.56%) WebDriver
18 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (13.59%) TDD
19 13 (12.62%) SQL
19 13 (12.62%) Build Automation

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 3 (2.91%) Confluence
1 3 (2.91%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.39%) Azure
2 10 (9.71%) AWS
3 5 (4.85%) GitHub
3 5 (4.85%) SaaS
4 4 (3.88%) GCP
5 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.91%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (2.91%) BrowserStack
6 2 (1.94%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) VoIP
2 5 (4.85%) HTTP
3 2 (1.94%) BIG-IP
3 2 (1.94%) Broadband
3 2 (1.94%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.94%) Telnet
3 2 (1.94%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.97%) PBX
4 1 (0.97%) RFID
4 1 (0.97%) RTP
4 1 (0.97%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) DB2
2 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 46 (44.66%) Postman
2 40 (38.83%) SpecFlow
3 20 (19.42%) SoapUI
4 19 (18.45%) Cucumber
5 18 (17.48%) Appium
6 15 (14.56%) WebDriver
7 13 (12.62%) Katalon Studio
8 12 (11.65%) JIRA
8 12 (11.65%) JMeter
9 9 (8.74%) Git (software)
10 8 (7.77%) Cypress.io
11 5 (4.85%) Gatling
11 5 (4.85%) NeoLoad
11 5 (4.85%) TestCafe
11 5 (4.85%) WebLOAD
12 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
12 4 (3.88%) LoadRunner
12 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (3.88%) TeamCity
13 3 (2.91%) GitLab
General
1 24 (23.30%) Social Skills
2 22 (21.36%) Finance
3 8 (7.77%) Games
3 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.83%) Marketing
5 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.88%) Retail
6 3 (2.91%) Documentation Skills
6 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.94%) Banking
7 2 (1.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (1.94%) Law
8 1 (0.97%) Advertising
8 1 (0.97%) Legal
8 1 (0.97%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (30.10%) Test Engineer
2 21 (20.39%) Software Engineer
3 20 (19.42%) Tester
4 19 (18.45%) Analyst
5 18 (17.48%) Test Automation Engineer
6 16 (15.53%) Test Analyst
7 13 (12.62%) Software Test Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (8.74%) Software Tester
9 8 (7.77%) Automation Tester
9 8 (7.77%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Developer
10 5 (4.85%) QA Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Selenium Tester
10 5 (4.85%) Systems Tester
10 5 (4.85%) Test Manager
11 4 (3.88%) Automation Test Lead
11 4 (3.88%) Developer in Test
11 4 (3.88%) QA Leader
11 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.71%) Gherkin
2 9 (8.74%) REST
3 8 (7.77%) .NET
4 7 (6.80%) JSON
5 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.85%) React
5 5 (4.85%) React Native
5 5 (4.85%) Web Services
6 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.88%) SOAP
6 4 (3.88%) Spring
7 3 (2.91%) .NET Core
7 3 (2.91%) Kafka
7 3 (2.91%) LINQ
7 3 (2.91%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.94%) XML
9 1 (0.97%) Node.js
9 1 (0.97%) RESTful
9 1 (0.97%) WebdriverIO
9 1 (0.97%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (7.77%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.91%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 2 (1.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Android
1 11 (10.68%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (84.47%) Test Automation
2 80 (77.67%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (34.95%) Software Testing
4 32 (31.07%) API Testing
5 29 (28.16%) Software Engineering
6 22 (21.36%) Test Strategy
7 21 (20.39%) Manual Testing
8 18 (17.48%) CI/CD
8 18 (17.48%) Scrum
9 16 (15.53%) BDD
9 16 (15.53%) Performance Testing
9 16 (15.53%) Test Scripting
10 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (13.59%) TDD
11 13 (12.62%) Build Automation
12 11 (10.68%) Data Protection
12 11 (10.68%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.68%) Regression Testing
13 10 (9.71%) DevOps
13 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.63%) C#
2 32 (31.07%) Java
3 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
4 18 (17.48%) Python
5 13 (12.62%) SQL
6 10 (9.71%) TypeScript
7 8 (7.77%) Apple Swift
7 8 (7.77%) Objective-C
8 6 (5.83%) C
8 6 (5.83%) C++
9 4 (3.88%) PHP
9 4 (3.88%) VB
10 3 (2.91%) Ruby
10 3 (2.91%) Scala
11 2 (1.94%) XPath
12 1 (0.97%) Bash
12 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.97%) VBA
12 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.88%) ISEB
4 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (36.89%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) Accessibility
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Grafana
1 2 (1.94%) nmon
2 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle
3 5 (4.85%) BroadSoft
3 5 (4.85%) Cisco
4 4 (3.88%) Cognizant
4 4 (3.88%) IBM
4 4 (3.88%) SAP
5 3 (2.91%) PTC
6 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.94%) Citrix
6 2 (1.94%) F5
6 2 (1.94%) Splunk
7 1 (0.97%) Sonus