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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 158 167 142
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2060 1930 2194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.81% 1.74% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.52% 11.55% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1616 1939
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
17888 16712 16008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.70% 15.10% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15013 14123 14009
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +1 1910 £42,500 -5.55% 256
London -12 882 £52,500 +5.00% 128
South East +23 392 £40,000 -5.88% 51
City of London +6 218 £52,500 -4.54% 54
North West +18 175 £37,500 +7.14% 21
East of England +60 150 £41,500 +7.09% 14
Surrey +77 131 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Yorkshire -36 119 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Berkshire +25 92 £39,500 -15.05% 14
Manchester -14 92 £37,500 - 13
Hampshire +14 85 £42,500 -5.55% 11
South West -42 77 £37,500 - 11
Cheshire +44 73 £37,500 +25.00% 7
West Yorkshire -53 73 £32,500 -7.14% 8
West Midlands -1 72 £38,250 -4.37% 10
Leeds -39 68 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Scotland +15 61 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Hertfordshire +27 59 £46,250 -2.63% 3
Cambridgeshire +27 49 £35,000 -18.12% 9
Reading +35 47 £43,750 +2.94% 6
Bristol +18 46 £39,000 -2.50% 6
East Midlands -1 45 £39,000 +4.00% 7
Cambridge +27 40 £35,000 -18.12% 8
Edinburgh +4 32 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Winchester +26 31 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Leatherhead +13 27 £48,750 +39.28% 1
North Yorkshire +20 26 £28,500 +7.54% 2
York +30 24 £28,500 +7.54% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 23 £39,000 +4.00%
Guildford +4 23 £35,000 -15.66% 2

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3133 (69.98%) Agile Software Development
2 2038 (45.52%) Java
3 1968 (43.96%) QA
4 1463 (32.68%) TDD
5 1411 (31.52%) SQL
6 1337 (29.86%) WebDriver
7 1319 (29.46%) BDD
8 1285 (28.70%) C#
9 1222 (27.30%) Scrum
10 1103 (24.64%) JavaScript
11 1099 (24.55%) Test Automation
12 1065 (23.79%) Cucumber
13 957 (21.38%) Automated Testing
14 939 (20.97%) Test Scripting
15 882 (19.70%) HTML
16 841 (18.78%) Finance
17 817 (18.25%) Web Services
18 812 (18.14%) .NET
19 787 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
20 785 (17.53%) JIRA
21 776 (17.33%) JUnit
22 744 (16.62%) Automation Testing
23 694 (15.50%) ISEB
24 664 (14.83%) Software Testing
25 657 (14.68%) QuickTest Pro
26 649 (14.50%) CSS
27 630 (14.07%) Degree
28 618 (13.80%) Jenkins
29 601 (13.42%) Manual Testing
30 586 (13.09%) Git (software)

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 226 (5.05%) Tomcat
2 196 (4.38%) JBoss
3 176 (3.93%) Apache
4 157 (3.51%) Node.js
5 133 (2.97%) Apache Solr
6 109 (2.43%) Confluence
7 105 (2.35%) IIS
8 84 (1.88%) WebSphere
9 81 (1.81%) CMS
10 67 (1.50%) WebLogic
11 52 (1.16%) SharePoint
12 40 (0.89%) nginx
13 39 (0.87%) NServiceBus
14 35 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 34 (0.76%) MQSeries
16 26 (0.58%) Drupal
17 21 (0.47%) WordPress
17 21 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
17 21 (0.47%) Alfresco
18 19 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 193 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 61 (1.36%) MS Office
3 16 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.25%) Mingle
5 5 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.045%) Edge Animate
6 2 (0.045%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.022%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (0.49%) Magento
2 16 (0.36%) Sophis RISQUE
3 11 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
6 7 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
7 5 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.089%) Tridion
9 3 (0.067%) Summit
9 3 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.045%) RiskWrite
11 1 (0.022%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 122 (2.73%) GitHub
2 105 (2.35%) SaaS
3 49 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.31%) Basecamp
7 12 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.11%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.11%) Trello
10 2 (0.045%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.045%) Route 53
11 1 (0.022%) Force.com
11 1 (0.022%) PaaS
11 1 (0.022%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.022%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.022%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.022%) IaaS
11 1 (0.022%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 194 (4.33%) Internet
2 168 (3.75%) HTTP
3 30 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.56%) FTP
5 24 (0.54%) Wireshark
6 19 (0.42%) WAN
7 15 (0.34%) VoIP
7 15 (0.34%) VLAN
8 14 (0.31%) RTP
8 14 (0.31%) H.323
8 14 (0.31%) DHCP
9 11 (0.25%) Fibre Channel
9 11 (0.25%) iSCSI
10 10 (0.22%) SNMP
11 8 (0.18%) PuTTY
12 6 (0.13%) Intranet
12 6 (0.13%) DNS
13 5 (0.11%) LAN
13 5 (0.11%) Extranet
13 5 (0.11%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 505 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 441 (9.85%) MySQL
3 242 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 157 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 143 (3.19%) MongoDB
6 135 (3.02%) Big Data
7 93 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 91 (2.03%) Oracle Database
9 73 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
10 66 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
11 43 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 37 (0.83%) Hadoop
13 34 (0.76%) RavenDB
14 32 (0.71%) DB2
14 32 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
16 24 (0.54%) Redis
17 23 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
18 21 (0.47%) MarkLogic
19 20 (0.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1337 (29.86%) WebDriver
2 1065 (23.79%) Cucumber
3 785 (17.53%) JIRA
4 776 (17.33%) JUnit
5 657 (14.68%) QuickTest Pro
6 618 (13.80%) Jenkins
7 586 (13.09%) Git (software)
8 414 (9.25%) Maven
9 406 (9.07%) SpecFlow
10 404 (9.02%) JMeter
11 351 (7.84%) TeamCity
12 308 (6.88%) NUnit
13 306 (6.83%) SoapUI
14 300 (6.70%) Subversion
15 297 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
16 236 (5.27%) Visual Studio
17 228 (5.09%) FitNesse
17 228 (5.09%) Hudson
18 205 (4.58%) JBehave
19 173 (3.86%) TestNG
General
1 841 (18.78%) Finance
2 213 (4.76%) Retail
3 185 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 131 (2.93%) Banking
5 126 (2.81%) Games
6 96 (2.14%) Publishing
7 89 (1.99%) Marketing
8 60 (1.34%) Advertising
9 53 (1.18%) Back Office
10 38 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 32 (0.71%) Legal
12 28 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 28 (0.63%) Law
13 27 (0.60%) Electronics
14 20 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.38%) Billing
17 16 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 15 (0.34%) Music Industry
18 15 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1095 (24.46%) Analyst
2 1086 (24.26%) Developer
3 910 (20.33%) Test Analyst
4 821 (18.34%) Tester
5 494 (11.03%) Test Engineer
6 482 (10.77%) QA Engineer
7 423 (9.45%) Java Developer
8 332 (7.42%) Senior Developer
9 274 (6.12%) Automation Engineer
10 264 (5.90%) Automation Tester
11 260 (5.81%) QA Analyst
12 245 (5.47%) Software Engineer
13 225 (5.03%) Software Tester
14 185 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
15 175 (3.91%) QA Tester
16 163 (3.64%) Senior Tester
17 161 (3.60%) Test Manager
18 151 (3.37%) Senior Test Analyst
19 141 (3.15%) Team Leader
20 139 (3.10%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 882 (19.70%) HTML
2 817 (18.25%) Web Services
3 812 (18.14%) .NET
4 649 (14.50%) CSS
5 559 (12.49%) XML
6 482 (10.77%) Spring
7 442 (9.87%) jQuery
8 396 (8.85%) REST
9 393 (8.78%) SOAP
10 375 (8.38%) ASP.NET
11 352 (7.86%) HTML5
12 298 (6.66%) Hibernate
13 295 (6.59%) RESTful
14 292 (6.52%) J2EE
15 265 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 265 (5.92%) AngularJS
16 258 (5.76%) Gherkin
17 224 (5.00%) JSON
18 214 (4.78%) CSS3
19 181 (4.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 542 (12.11%) Open Source
2 358 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 290 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 221 (4.94%) Mobile App
5 152 (3.40%) User Experience
6 134 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 124 (2.77%) Client/Server
8 83 (1.85%) iPad
9 81 (1.81%) Mathematics
10 70 (1.56%) Blog
11 58 (1.30%) N-Tier
12 53 (1.18%) Life Science
13 50 (1.12%) Management Information System
14 47 (1.05%) Visualisation
15 44 (0.98%) Blackberry
16 42 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
17 40 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 39 (0.87%) iPhone
19 35 (0.78%) Chemistry
20 34 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 532 (11.88%) Windows
2 524 (11.70%) Linux
3 268 (5.99%) UNIX
4 235 (5.25%) Apple iOS
5 233 (5.20%) Android
6 45 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 41 (0.92%) Debian
8 31 (0.69%) Solaris
9 24 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
11 17 (0.38%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.34%) Windows Phone
13 13 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 13 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.27%) CentOS
15 11 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.18%) Fedora
17 4 (0.089%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.089%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3133 (69.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1463 (32.68%) TDD
3 1319 (29.46%) BDD
4 1222 (27.30%) Scrum
5 1099 (24.55%) Test Automation
6 957 (21.38%) Automated Testing
7 939 (20.97%) Test Scripting
8 787 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
9 744 (16.62%) Automation Testing
10 664 (14.83%) Software Testing
11 601 (13.42%) Manual Testing
12 547 (12.22%) MVC
13 530 (11.84%) E-Commerce
14 478 (10.68%) Software Engineering
15 469 (10.48%) OO
16 460 (10.27%) Test Strategy
17 385 (8.60%) Mentoring
18 383 (8.55%) Regression Testing
19 375 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
20 339 (7.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2038 (45.52%) Java
2 1411 (31.52%) SQL
3 1285 (28.70%) C#
4 1103 (24.64%) JavaScript
5 548 (12.24%) Ruby
6 393 (8.78%) PHP
7 379 (8.47%) Python
8 181 (4.04%) C++
9 131 (2.93%) Perl
10 106 (2.37%) PL/SQL
11 89 (1.99%) VB
12 85 (1.90%) Groovy
13 81 (1.81%) Objective-C
14 70 (1.56%) Bash Shell
15 63 (1.41%) VBScript
16 61 (1.36%) C
17 59 (1.32%) VB.NET
18 57 (1.27%) Scala
19 52 (1.16%) T-SQL
20 44 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 694 (15.50%) ISEB
2 630 (14.07%) Degree
3 455 (10.16%) ISTQB
4 209 (4.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 121 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 83 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 20 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 18 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.34%) HND
10 14 (0.31%) MCSE
10 14 (0.31%) PhD
10 14 (0.31%) CCNA
10 14 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (0.31%) MCITP
11 9 (0.20%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 7 (0.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 7 (0.16%) Brainbench
13 7 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
13 7 (0.16%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1968 (43.96%) QA
2 10 (0.22%) GLP
3 4 (0.089%) WAI
4 3 (0.067%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.022%) WCAG
5 1 (0.022%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.022%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.022%) Solvency II
System Software
1 27 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.13%) Firmware
4 6 (0.13%) Varnish
5 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.11%) NFS
6 3 (0.067%) Cygwin
6 3 (0.067%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.045%) vSphere
8 1 (0.022%) Xen
8 1 (0.022%) Docker
8 1 (0.022%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 301 (6.72%) HP Quality Center
2 108 (2.41%) Puppet
3 89 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.34%) Vagrant
5 12 (0.27%) ZABBIX
6 11 (0.25%) SCCM
6 11 (0.25%) Ansible
7 8 (0.18%) Nagios
8 6 (0.13%) StatsD
9 4 (0.089%) Hyperic
9 4 (0.089%) logstash
10 3 (0.067%) CA LISA
10 3 (0.067%) YUM
11 2 (0.045%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.022%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 1 (0.022%) Plesk
12 1 (0.022%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.022%) Kibana
12 1 (0.022%) Graylog2
12 1 (0.022%) Opsview
Vendors
1 490 (10.94%) Oracle
2 416 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 285 (6.37%) HP
4 49 (1.09%) SAP
5 46 (1.03%) VMware
6 42 (0.94%) hybris
7 38 (0.85%) IBM
8 37 (0.83%) Talend
9 32 (0.71%) Adobe
10 31 (0.69%) Google
10 31 (0.69%) Zend
11 30 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
12 28 (0.63%) Cerillion
13 26 (0.58%) Sitecore
14 24 (0.54%) Telerik
14 24 (0.54%) Green Hat
15 23 (0.51%) Twitter
15 23 (0.51%) Atlassian
16 22 (0.49%) Endeca
16 22 (0.49%) RedPrairie
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Package (travel, bonus, healthcare,
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 33k per year + Company benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago