Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 132 70 96
Rank change year-on-year -62 +26 -40
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 137 94 282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.11% 3.60% 3.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.88% 15.80% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 113 89 215
10th Percentile £32,300 £33,450 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
75th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £55,000 £56,250
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 1,153 595 1,271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.78% 22.81% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 928 541 1,052
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.77% +7.62% +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -53 106 £47,500 +5.56% 20
North Yorkshire -17 13 £40,000 -15.79% 1
East Yorkshire - 13 £40,000 - 2
South Yorkshire -56 7 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 125 (91.24%) Test Automation
2 105 (76.64%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (61.31%) C#
4 61 (44.53%) Java
5 57 (41.61%) QA
6 54 (39.42%) Postman
7 50 (36.50%) Software Testing
8 49 (35.77%) Azure
9 48 (35.04%) Social Skills
10 47 (34.31%) JavaScript
11 43 (31.39%) Cucumber
12 38 (27.74%) WebDriver
13 37 (27.01%) Mentoring
14 32 (23.36%) API Testing
14 32 (23.36%) SpecFlow
14 32 (23.36%) SQL
15 31 (22.63%) SoapUI
16 30 (21.90%) BDD
17 28 (20.44%) DevOps
18 27 (19.71%) AWS
18 27 (19.71%) Python
19 25 (18.25%) Scrum
20 24 (17.52%) Performance Testing
20 24 (17.52%) Test Strategy
21 23 (16.79%) Jenkins
21 23 (16.79%) .NET
22 22 (16.06%) React
22 22 (16.06%) Waterfall
23 21 (15.33%) Git (software)
23 21 (15.33%) Appium

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 4 (2.92%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.73%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 49 (35.77%) Azure
2 27 (19.71%) AWS
3 16 (11.68%) GCP
4 6 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.65%) GitHub
6 4 (2.92%) BrowserStack
6 4 (2.92%) SaaS
7 3 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.46%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.46%) Azure Storage
8 2 (1.46%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (1.46%) Serverless
9 1 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) HTTP
1 4 (2.92%) VoIP
2 2 (1.46%) BIG-IP
2 2 (1.46%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.46%) Telnet
2 2 (1.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.19%) GIS
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.46%) DB2
4 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (39.42%) Postman
2 43 (31.39%) Cucumber
3 38 (27.74%) WebDriver
4 32 (23.36%) SpecFlow
5 31 (22.63%) SoapUI
6 23 (16.79%) Jenkins
7 21 (15.33%) Appium
7 21 (15.33%) Git (software)
7 21 (15.33%) JMeter
8 16 (11.68%) JIRA
9 14 (10.22%) Katalon Studio
10 11 (8.03%) Visual Studio
11 6 (4.38%) Cypress.io
11 6 (4.38%) Gatling
11 6 (4.38%) TestComplete
12 5 (3.65%) Moq
12 5 (3.65%) NeoLoad
12 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (3.65%) WebLOAD
General
1 48 (35.04%) Social Skills
2 17 (12.41%) Law
3 13 (9.49%) Presentation Skills
4 12 (8.76%) Finance
4 12 (8.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 11 (8.03%) Games
6 10 (7.30%) Marketing
7 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.92%) Retail
7 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.19%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (2.19%) Local Government
9 2 (1.46%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.46%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.73%) Advertising
10 1 (0.73%) Automotive
10 1 (0.73%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (21.90%) Tester
2 25 (18.25%) Analyst
3 24 (17.52%) Test Analyst
3 24 (17.52%) Test Engineer
4 18 (13.14%) Automation Tester
5 15 (10.95%) Developer
5 15 (10.95%) Software Tester
6 12 (8.76%) QA Leader
6 12 (8.76%) Software Engineer
6 12 (8.76%) Technical Trainer
6 12 (8.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 12 (8.76%) Trainer
7 11 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (8.03%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) Automation Test Analyst
9 9 (6.57%) QA Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.84%) Lead Developer
11 7 (5.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.79%) .NET
2 22 (16.06%) React
3 20 (14.60%) Gherkin
3 20 (14.60%) REST
4 19 (13.87%) AngularJS
5 18 (13.14%) Node.js
6 16 (11.68%) SOAP
7 15 (10.95%) Web Services
8 9 (6.57%) HTML
9 8 (5.84%) Spring
10 7 (5.11%) .NET Core
10 7 (5.11%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.11%) CSS
11 6 (4.38%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.38%) JSON
11 6 (4.38%) XML
12 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (3.65%) CSS3
12 5 (3.65%) Entity Framework
12 5 (3.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.14%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (8.76%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.03%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.92%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.03%) Android
1 11 (8.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (91.24%) Test Automation
2 105 (76.64%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (36.50%) Software Testing
4 37 (27.01%) Mentoring
5 32 (23.36%) API Testing
6 30 (21.90%) BDD
7 28 (20.44%) DevOps
8 25 (18.25%) Scrum
9 24 (17.52%) Performance Testing
9 24 (17.52%) Test Strategy
10 22 (16.06%) Waterfall
11 21 (15.33%) Software Engineering
12 19 (13.87%) Scenario Testing
13 18 (13.14%) Regression Testing
14 16 (11.68%) Manual Testing
15 13 (9.49%) SDET
16 12 (8.76%) Penetration Testing
16 12 (8.76%) TDD
17 11 (8.03%) Computer Science
17 11 (8.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.31%) C#
2 61 (44.53%) Java
3 47 (34.31%) JavaScript
4 32 (23.36%) SQL
5 27 (19.71%) Python
6 21 (15.33%) TypeScript
7 10 (7.30%) Apple Swift
7 10 (7.30%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.38%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.65%) C
9 5 (3.65%) C++
9 5 (3.65%) Ruby
10 4 (2.92%) PHP
11 3 (2.19%) Scala
11 3 (2.19%) VB
12 2 (1.46%) VBScript
12 2 (1.46%) XPath
13 1 (0.73%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) Degree
2 3 (2.19%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (41.61%) QA
2 7 (5.11%) Accessibility
System Software
1 16 (11.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (9.49%) Kubernetes
2 12 (8.76%) Ansible
2 12 (8.76%) Terraform
3 2 (1.46%) Grafana
3 2 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.46%) nmon
4 1 (0.73%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 12 (8.76%) Google
2 6 (4.38%) Oracle
3 5 (3.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.65%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.92%) BroadSoft
4 4 (2.92%) Cisco
4 4 (2.92%) Cognizant
4 4 (2.92%) Splunk
5 2 (1.46%) Citrix
5 2 (1.46%) F5
6 1 (0.73%) HP
6 1 (0.73%) IBM
6 1 (0.73%) SAP