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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 146 166 155
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2188 1837 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.92% 1.70% 1.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.28% 11.14% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 1574 1875
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%

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
17814 16485 16550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.66% 15.24% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14774 14027 14316
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 October 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 October 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 +15 2038 £42,500 -5.55% 251
London -2 917 £52,500 +5.00% 95
South East +43 432 £40,000 -2.43% 49
City of London -11 211 £55,000 +10.00% 36
North West +52 178 £37,500 +7.14% 34
East of England +61 158 £40,000 - 24
Surrey +53 133 £42,500 +4.29% 18
Yorkshire -25 132 £32,500 -7.14% 21
South West -4 110 £36,000 -4.00% 12
Hampshire +27 103 £42,500 -5.55% 15
West Yorkshire -54 88 £32,500 -7.14% 12
Manchester +5 87 £40,000 +8.10% 16
Leeds -45 84 £32,750 -6.42% 11
Berkshire +8 81 £38,500 -14.44% 8
Cheshire +30 69 £37,500 +15.38% 16
Scotland +21 66 £47,500 +26.66% 8
Cambridgeshire +12 55 £37,500 -22.68% 12
West Midlands -36 55 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East Midlands -16 53 £40,000 +5.26% 6
Hertfordshire +28 52 £46,250 +8.82% 7
Cambridge +28 46 £37,500 -6.83% 10
Reading +22 46 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Bristol +14 43 £39,000 +1.29% 2
Brighton +9 42 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Sussex -9 42 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 38 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Winchester +32 30 £42,500 - 2
Essex +22 30 £38,500 +6.20% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 27 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Edinburgh -3 27 £46,250 +32.14% 4

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3156 (69.68%) Agile Software Development
2 2071 (45.73%) Java
3 2026 (44.73%) QA
4 1458 (32.19%) TDD
5 1434 (31.66%) SQL
6 1321 (29.17%) BDD
7 1308 (28.88%) WebDriver
8 1270 (28.04%) Scrum
9 1250 (27.60%) C#
10 1110 (24.51%) Test Automation
11 1091 (24.09%) Cucumber
12 1090 (24.07%) JavaScript
13 1006 (22.21%) Automated Testing
14 933 (20.60%) Test Scripting
15 877 (19.36%) HTML
16 865 (19.10%) Finance
17 847 (18.70%) Web Services
18 829 (18.30%) .NET
19 773 (17.07%) JUnit
20 755 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
21 738 (16.29%) JIRA
22 707 (15.61%) Automation Testing
23 685 (15.12%) ISEB
24 669 (14.77%) QuickTest Pro
25 655 (14.46%) Degree
26 653 (14.42%) CSS
27 643 (14.20%) Software Testing
28 627 (13.84%) Jenkins
29 612 (13.51%) Manual Testing
30 563 (12.43%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 225 (4.97%) Tomcat
2 201 (4.44%) JBoss
3 163 (3.60%) Apache
4 144 (3.18%) Node.js
5 119 (2.63%) Apache Solr
6 102 (2.25%) Confluence
7 95 (2.10%) IIS
8 83 (1.83%) CMS
9 74 (1.63%) WebSphere
10 64 (1.41%) WebLogic
11 42 (0.93%) SharePoint
12 37 (0.82%) nginx
13 36 (0.79%) NServiceBus
14 34 (0.75%) Alfresco
15 24 (0.53%) Drupal
16 23 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
16 23 (0.51%) WordPress
16 23 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 22 (0.49%) MQSeries
18 21 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 172 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 56 (1.24%) MS Office
3 15 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.20%) Mingle
5 4 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.066%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.044%) Edge Animate
8 1 (0.022%) MS Project
8 1 (0.022%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (0.62%) Magento
2 13 (0.29%) Sophis RISQUE
3 11 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
6 7 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (0.13%) Tridion
8 5 (0.11%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.044%) RiskWrite
11 1 (0.022%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.022%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 123 (2.72%) GitHub
2 117 (2.58%) SaaS
3 55 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.35%) Basecamp
5 12 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.088%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.066%) Trello
9 2 (0.044%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.044%) Route 53
10 1 (0.022%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.022%) IaaS
10 1 (0.022%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.022%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.022%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.022%) Force.com
10 1 (0.022%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 183 (4.04%) Internet
2 146 (3.22%) HTTP
3 24 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 22 (0.49%) FTP
5 19 (0.42%) Wireshark
6 14 (0.31%) SNMP
7 13 (0.29%) DHCP
7 13 (0.29%) VoIP
7 13 (0.29%) WAN
7 13 (0.29%) VLAN
8 12 (0.26%) H.323
8 12 (0.26%) RTP
9 9 (0.20%) iSCSI
9 9 (0.20%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (0.18%) PuTTY
11 6 (0.13%) Intranet
12 5 (0.11%) GSM
12 5 (0.11%) DNS
12 5 (0.11%) Extranet
12 5 (0.11%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 511 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 448 (9.89%) MySQL
3 266 (5.87%) Relational Database
4 146 (3.22%) Big Data
5 143 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 133 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 101 (2.23%) Oracle Database
8 96 (2.12%) RDBMS
9 81 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
10 70 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 39 (0.86%) Hadoop
12 38 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 38 (0.84%) DB2
13 35 (0.77%) RavenDB
14 31 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
15 30 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (0.53%) Redis
17 23 (0.51%) MarkLogic
17 23 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
18 20 (0.44%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1308 (28.88%) WebDriver
2 1091 (24.09%) Cucumber
3 773 (17.07%) JUnit
4 738 (16.29%) JIRA
5 669 (14.77%) QuickTest Pro
6 627 (13.84%) Jenkins
7 556 (12.28%) Git (software)
8 449 (9.91%) Maven
9 405 (8.94%) JMeter
10 379 (8.37%) SpecFlow
11 334 (7.37%) SoapUI
12 322 (7.11%) TeamCity
13 317 (7.00%) Subversion
14 279 (6.16%) NUnit
15 269 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
16 268 (5.92%) FitNesse
17 232 (5.12%) Hudson
18 225 (4.97%) Visual Studio
19 207 (4.57%) JBehave
20 174 (3.84%) WATIR
General
1 865 (19.10%) Finance
2 222 (4.90%) Retail
3 168 (3.71%) Telecoms
4 155 (3.42%) Games
5 135 (2.98%) Banking
6 101 (2.23%) Publishing
7 100 (2.21%) Marketing
8 63 (1.39%) Back Office
9 56 (1.24%) Advertising
10 47 (1.04%) Investment Banking
11 37 (0.82%) Law
12 35 (0.77%) Legal
13 31 (0.68%) Manufacturing
14 28 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 28 (0.62%) Electronics
15 20 (0.44%) Retail Banking
15 20 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.38%) Billing
17 16 (0.35%) Music Industry
18 14 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1136 (25.08%) Developer
2 1130 (24.95%) Analyst
3 933 (20.60%) Test Analyst
4 826 (18.24%) Tester
5 526 (11.61%) QA Engineer
6 496 (10.95%) Test Engineer
7 449 (9.91%) Java Developer
8 340 (7.51%) Senior Developer
9 275 (6.07%) QA Analyst
10 267 (5.90%) Automation Engineer
11 243 (5.37%) Automation Tester
12 224 (4.95%) Software Engineer
13 217 (4.79%) Software Tester
14 205 (4.53%) QA Tester
15 203 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
16 181 (4.00%) Test Manager
17 170 (3.75%) Senior Test Analyst
18 165 (3.64%) Automation Analyst
19 153 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
20 147 (3.25%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 877 (19.36%) HTML
2 847 (18.70%) Web Services
3 829 (18.30%) .NET
4 653 (14.42%) CSS
5 533 (11.77%) XML
6 502 (11.08%) Spring
7 424 (9.36%) jQuery
8 415 (9.16%) SOAP
9 385 (8.50%) REST
10 363 (8.02%) ASP.NET
11 346 (7.64%) HTML5
12 306 (6.76%) Hibernate
13 305 (6.73%) RESTful
14 298 (6.58%) J2EE
15 284 (6.27%) Gherkin
16 251 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC
17 233 (5.14%) AngularJS
18 216 (4.77%) JSON
19 207 (4.57%) CSS3
20 196 (4.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 563 (12.43%) Open Source
2 359 (7.93%) Computer Science
3 280 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
4 211 (4.66%) Mobile App
5 149 (3.29%) User Experience
6 124 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
7 118 (2.61%) Client/Server
8 97 (2.14%) Mathematics
9 72 (1.59%) Blog
10 63 (1.39%) iPad
11 61 (1.35%) Life Science
12 57 (1.26%) Blackberry
13 56 (1.24%) N-Tier
14 49 (1.08%) Visualisation
15 47 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
16 43 (0.95%) Chemistry
17 39 (0.86%) Management Information System
18 38 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 38 (0.84%) Social Media
19 37 (0.82%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 530 (11.70%) Linux
2 505 (11.15%) Windows
3 269 (5.94%) UNIX
4 233 (5.14%) Android
5 231 (5.10%) Apple iOS
6 42 (0.93%) Mac OS X
7 38 (0.84%) Debian
8 31 (0.68%) Solaris
9 20 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 18 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
12 16 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.31%) Ubuntu
13 14 (0.31%) Windows Phone
14 11 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.24%) CentOS
15 8 (0.18%) Fedora
16 6 (0.13%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.11%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.088%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3156 (69.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1458 (32.19%) TDD
3 1321 (29.17%) BDD
4 1270 (28.04%) Scrum
5 1110 (24.51%) Test Automation
6 1006 (22.21%) Automated Testing
7 933 (20.60%) Test Scripting
8 755 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 707 (15.61%) Automation Testing
10 643 (14.20%) Software Testing
11 612 (13.51%) Manual Testing
12 543 (11.99%) E-Commerce
13 532 (11.75%) MVC
14 498 (11.00%) OO
15 483 (10.66%) Software Engineering
16 430 (9.49%) Test Strategy
17 394 (8.70%) Regression Testing
18 360 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
19 351 (7.75%) Unit Testing
20 338 (7.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2071 (45.73%) Java
2 1434 (31.66%) SQL
3 1250 (27.60%) C#
4 1090 (24.07%) JavaScript
5 561 (12.39%) Ruby
6 428 (9.45%) PHP
7 410 (9.05%) Python
8 190 (4.20%) C++
9 116 (2.56%) Perl
10 98 (2.16%) PL/SQL
10 98 (2.16%) VB
11 96 (2.12%) Groovy
12 71 (1.57%) VBScript
13 70 (1.55%) Objective-C
14 67 (1.48%) T-SQL
15 64 (1.41%) C
16 61 (1.35%) Bash Shell
17 60 (1.32%) VB.NET
18 52 (1.15%) Scala
19 49 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 685 (15.12%) ISEB
2 655 (14.46%) Degree
3 431 (9.52%) ISTQB
4 194 (4.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 113 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 77 (1.70%) SC Cleared
7 20 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 18 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (0.38%) PhD
10 14 (0.31%) HND
11 12 (0.26%) MCITP
11 12 (0.26%) CCNA
11 12 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.26%) MCSE
12 8 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 7 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
13 7 (0.15%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 7 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 7 (0.15%) Brainbench
14 6 (0.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2026 (44.73%) QA
2 10 (0.22%) GLP
3 7 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.066%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.044%) WAI
6 1 (0.022%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.022%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.022%) WCAG
6 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.15%) Firmware
5 6 (0.13%) Varnish
6 5 (0.11%) NFS
6 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.066%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.022%) HDFS
8 1 (0.022%) Xen
8 1 (0.022%) Squid
8 1 (0.022%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 303 (6.69%) HP Quality Center
2 97 (2.14%) Puppet
3 76 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.33%) Vagrant
5 13 (0.29%) Ansible
6 12 (0.26%) SCCM
7 11 (0.24%) ZABBIX
8 9 (0.20%) Nagios
9 5 (0.11%) StatsD
10 4 (0.088%) Hyperic
11 3 (0.066%) CA LISA
11 3 (0.066%) logstash
11 3 (0.066%) YUM
12 2 (0.044%) MOM
12 2 (0.044%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.044%) Opsview
13 1 (0.022%) Kibana
13 1 (0.022%) Graylog2
13 1 (0.022%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.022%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 489 (10.80%) Oracle
2 406 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 297 (6.56%) HP
4 43 (0.95%) VMware
5 41 (0.91%) IBM
6 40 (0.88%) Adobe
6 40 (0.88%) SAP
7 31 (0.68%) hybris
8 29 (0.64%) Zend
8 29 (0.64%) Google
9 28 (0.62%) Facebook
10 26 (0.57%) Sitecore
10 26 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 25 (0.55%) Cerillion
12 24 (0.53%) Twitter
13 23 (0.51%) Talend
14 22 (0.49%) RedPrairie
14 22 (0.49%) Endeca
14 22 (0.49%) Green Hat
15 21 (0.46%) Perforce
UK
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Engage PSG
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + 10%
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
JP Specialist Contracts
Salary: £40000 per annum + + 6% Bonus + Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday