The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 139 167 162
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2336 1807 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.04% 1.69% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.69% 11.16% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1947 1575 1832
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18414 16196 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 13782 14539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Selenium
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium within the UK.

Selenium Salary Trend in the UK

Selenium
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Selenium Salary Histogram in the UK

Selenium
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 2191 £42,500 -5.55% 224
London +2 1007 £50,000 - 94
South East +81 503 £40,000 -2.43% 40
City of London -22 205 £52,500 +5.00% 27
North West +41 161 £37,500 +14.50% 31
Surrey +76 151 £40,000 -11.11% 15
East of England +43 147 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Yorkshire -23 145 £32,500 -7.14% 10
South West +11 131 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Hampshire +60 127 £42,500 -15.00% 11
West Yorkshire -43 102 £32,750 -6.42% 6
Leeds -29 97 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Berkshire +19 95 £40,000 -2.43% 7
Manchester +27 75 £39,750 +20.45% 19
Scotland +15 75 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +19 62 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Cheshire +25 61 £37,500 +14.50% 11
Cambridge +36 57 £35,000 -9.67% 3
Brighton +12 55 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Sussex +6 55 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Midlands -12 52 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Reading +25 49 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hertfordshire +26 46 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Bristol +9 46 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Buckinghamshire +29 43 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Wiltshire +29 43 £37,500 +3.44% 1
West Midlands -37 40 £33,000 -5.71% 7
Winchester - 36 £42,500 - 2
Guildford +35 32 £32,500 -21.68% 4
Portsmouth +10 29 £37,500 -25.00% 1

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 3279 (69.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2139 (45.20%) QA
3 2136 (45.14%) Java
4 1516 (32.04%) SQL
5 1454 (30.73%) TDD
6 1370 (28.95%) WebDriver
7 1326 (28.02%) BDD
8 1323 (27.96%) Scrum
9 1305 (27.58%) C#
10 1206 (25.49%) Test Automation
11 1143 (24.15%) Cucumber
12 1100 (23.25%) JavaScript
13 1089 (23.01%) Automated Testing
14 969 (20.48%) Test Scripting
15 922 (19.48%) Finance
16 920 (19.44%) .NET
17 918 (19.40%) HTML
18 878 (18.55%) Web Services
19 792 (16.74%) JUnit
20 781 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
21 736 (15.55%) ISEB
22 709 (14.98%) QuickTest Pro
23 702 (14.84%) Automation Testing
24 695 (14.69%) CSS
25 690 (14.58%) JIRA
26 664 (14.03%) Software Testing
27 661 (13.97%) Degree
28 660 (13.95%) Jenkins
29 629 (13.29%) Manual Testing
30 595 (12.57%) E-Commerce

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 213 (4.50%) Tomcat
2 165 (3.49%) Apache
3 142 (3.00%) Node.js
4 106 (2.24%) Apache Solr
5 91 (1.92%) IIS
6 88 (1.86%) Confluence
7 81 (1.71%) CMS
8 62 (1.31%) WebSphere
9 56 (1.18%) WebLogic
10 49 (1.04%) Alfresco
11 39 (0.82%) SharePoint
12 34 (0.72%) NServiceBus
13 33 (0.70%) nginx
14 26 (0.55%) Drupal
15 24 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
16 21 (0.44%) WordPress
17 20 (0.42%) Umbraco
18 16 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 14 (0.30%) Jetty
19 14 (0.30%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 165 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 51 (1.08%) MS Office
3 13 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.085%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.085%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.085%) Mingle
5 2 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.021%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (0.78%) Magento
2 11 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
4 8 (0.17%) JDE OneWorld
5 7 (0.15%) Sophis RISQUE
5 7 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.13%) Tridion
7 5 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.042%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.042%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.042%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.042%) RiskWrite
10 1 (0.021%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 118 (2.49%) GitHub
2 111 (2.35%) SaaS
3 67 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 54 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (0.44%) Basecamp
6 11 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.042%) Trello
9 1 (0.021%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.021%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.021%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.021%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 196 (4.14%) Internet
2 155 (3.28%) HTTP
3 34 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 17 (0.36%) FTP
5 16 (0.34%) SNMP
6 15 (0.32%) Wireshark
7 13 (0.27%) WAN
7 13 (0.27%) DHCP
8 12 (0.25%) DNS
9 10 (0.21%) VoIP
10 9 (0.19%) RTP
10 9 (0.19%) H.323
10 9 (0.19%) VLAN
10 9 (0.19%) PuTTY
11 8 (0.17%) GSM
12 7 (0.15%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (0.15%) iSCSI
13 6 (0.13%) Wireless
13 6 (0.13%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 548 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 464 (9.81%) MySQL
3 288 (6.09%) Relational Database
4 149 (3.15%) Big Data
5 131 (2.77%) NoSQL
6 116 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 108 (2.28%) Oracle Database
8 107 (2.26%) RDBMS
9 87 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
10 69 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 41 (0.87%) Hadoop
11 41 (0.87%) DB2
12 39 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 37 (0.78%) RavenDB
14 36 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
15 31 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (0.53%) Redis
17 24 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
18 20 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
19 19 (0.40%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1370 (28.95%) WebDriver
2 1143 (24.15%) Cucumber
3 792 (16.74%) JUnit
4 709 (14.98%) QuickTest Pro
5 690 (14.58%) JIRA
6 660 (13.95%) Jenkins
7 513 (10.84%) Git (software)
8 475 (10.04%) Maven
9 406 (8.58%) JMeter
10 373 (7.88%) SoapUI
11 355 (7.50%) SpecFlow
12 351 (7.42%) Subversion
13 290 (6.13%) TeamCity
14 288 (6.09%) FitNesse
15 286 (6.04%) NUnit
16 275 (5.81%) Hudson
17 257 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
18 235 (4.97%) Visual Studio
19 220 (4.65%) JBehave
20 189 (3.99%) LoadRunner
General
1 922 (19.48%) Finance
2 237 (5.01%) Retail
3 182 (3.85%) Games
4 171 (3.61%) Banking
5 162 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 115 (2.43%) Publishing
6 115 (2.43%) Marketing
7 66 (1.39%) Back Office
8 62 (1.31%) Advertising
9 53 (1.12%) Investment Banking
10 43 (0.91%) Law
11 34 (0.72%) Legal
11 34 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 33 (0.70%) Electronics
12 33 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 21 (0.44%) Retail Banking
14 20 (0.42%) Front Office
15 19 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.36%) Music Industry
17 15 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1225 (25.89%) Developer
2 1214 (25.66%) Analyst
3 999 (21.11%) Test Analyst
4 887 (18.74%) Tester
5 585 (12.36%) QA Engineer
6 525 (11.09%) Test Engineer
7 467 (9.87%) Java Developer
8 334 (7.06%) Senior Developer
9 289 (6.11%) QA Analyst
10 288 (6.09%) Automation Engineer
11 245 (5.18%) Automation Tester
12 237 (5.01%) Senior Analyst
13 225 (4.75%) QA Tester
14 218 (4.61%) Software Tester
15 204 (4.31%) Senior Test Analyst
16 196 (4.14%) Automation Analyst
17 195 (4.12%) Software Engineer
18 193 (4.08%) Test Manager
19 171 (3.61%) QA Automation Engineer
20 164 (3.47%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 920 (19.44%) .NET
2 918 (19.40%) HTML
3 878 (18.55%) Web Services
4 695 (14.69%) CSS
5 536 (11.33%) XML
6 511 (10.80%) Spring
7 458 (9.68%) SOAP
8 435 (9.19%) jQuery
9 383 (8.09%) REST
10 375 (7.92%) ASP.NET
11 353 (7.46%) HTML5
12 317 (6.70%) Hibernate
13 316 (6.68%) Gherkin
14 310 (6.55%) RESTful
15 275 (5.81%) J2EE
16 244 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
17 226 (4.78%) JSON
18 212 (4.48%) .NET Framework
19 208 (4.40%) CSS3
20 200 (4.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 564 (11.92%) Open Source
2 343 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 316 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
4 267 (5.64%) Mobile App
5 135 (2.85%) User Experience
6 118 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 112 (2.37%) Mathematics
8 111 (2.35%) Client/Server
9 72 (1.52%) Blog
10 69 (1.46%) Blackberry
11 63 (1.33%) Life Science
12 57 (1.20%) iPad
13 55 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
14 54 (1.14%) N-Tier
15 53 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 48 (1.01%) Visualisation
17 46 (0.97%) Chemistry
18 39 (0.82%) Management Information System
19 37 (0.78%) Biology
20 34 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 544 (11.50%) Linux
2 499 (10.55%) Windows
3 288 (6.09%) Android
4 281 (5.94%) UNIX
5 269 (5.68%) Apple iOS
6 46 (0.97%) Mac OS X
7 34 (0.72%) Debian
8 28 (0.59%) Solaris
9 21 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 18 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
10 18 (0.38%) Windows Phone
11 16 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 15 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.19%) CentOS
14 8 (0.17%) Fedora
15 6 (0.13%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.11%) Windows NT
16 5 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3279 (69.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1454 (30.73%) TDD
3 1326 (28.02%) BDD
4 1323 (27.96%) Scrum
5 1206 (25.49%) Test Automation
6 1089 (23.01%) Automated Testing
7 969 (20.48%) Test Scripting
8 781 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
9 702 (14.84%) Automation Testing
10 664 (14.03%) Software Testing
11 629 (13.29%) Manual Testing
12 595 (12.57%) E-Commerce
13 547 (11.56%) OO
14 534 (11.28%) MVC
15 476 (10.06%) Test Strategy
16 473 (10.00%) Software Engineering
17 442 (9.34%) Regression Testing
18 402 (8.50%) Unit Testing
19 359 (7.59%) Performance Testing
20 355 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2136 (45.14%) Java
2 1516 (32.04%) SQL
3 1305 (27.58%) C#
4 1100 (23.25%) JavaScript
5 585 (12.36%) Ruby
6 479 (10.12%) PHP
7 453 (9.57%) Python
8 205 (4.33%) C++
9 139 (2.94%) Perl
10 127 (2.68%) Groovy
11 106 (2.24%) VB
12 91 (1.92%) T-SQL
13 89 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 85 (1.80%) C
15 79 (1.67%) VBScript
16 69 (1.46%) Bash Shell
17 66 (1.39%) Objective-C
18 57 (1.20%) VB.NET
19 54 (1.14%) Shell Script
20 48 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 736 (15.55%) ISEB
2 661 (13.97%) Degree
3 446 (9.43%) ISTQB
4 198 (4.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 106 (2.24%) Security Cleared
6 70 (1.48%) SC Cleared
7 18 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 18 (0.38%) PhD
8 15 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.27%) HND
10 9 (0.19%) MCSE
10 9 (0.19%) CCNA
10 9 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.19%) MCITP
11 7 (0.15%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.15%) Brainbench
12 6 (0.13%) CISSP
12 6 (0.13%) MCSD
13 5 (0.11%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2139 (45.20%) QA
2 12 (0.25%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.17%) GLP
4 3 (0.063%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.063%) WAI
4 3 (0.063%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.021%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.021%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.021%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.15%) Varnish
5 5 (0.11%) NFS
5 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.085%) Squid
7 3 (0.063%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.021%) Xen
8 1 (0.021%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 307 (6.49%) HP Quality Center
2 82 (1.73%) Puppet
3 60 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.25%) SCCM
4 12 (0.25%) Ansible
5 11 (0.23%) Nagios
6 9 (0.19%) Vagrant
7 8 (0.17%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.085%) MOM
8 4 (0.085%) Opsview
9 3 (0.063%) YUM
9 3 (0.063%) CA LISA
9 3 (0.063%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.042%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.042%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.021%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.021%) Plesk
11 1 (0.021%) StatsD
11 1 (0.021%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.021%) logstash
Vendors
1 493 (10.42%) Oracle
2 417 (8.81%) Microsoft
3 305 (6.45%) HP
4 197 (4.16%) JBoss
5 47 (0.99%) Adobe
6 46 (0.97%) Zend
7 41 (0.87%) IBM
8 40 (0.85%) VMware
9 36 (0.76%) SAP
10 32 (0.68%) Facebook
11 27 (0.57%) hybris
12 26 (0.55%) Google
13 24 (0.51%) Sitecore
14 22 (0.46%) Endeca
14 22 (0.46%) Perforce
14 22 (0.46%) Twitter
14 22 (0.46%) RedPrairie
15 20 (0.42%) Atlassian
16 18 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (0.34%) Canoo
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benfits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday