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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 151 166 149
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2171 1876 2147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.90% 1.72% 1.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.18% 11.32% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1854 1600 1898
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
17819 16567 16345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.64% 15.23% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14803 14129 14160
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,515
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,100 £63,050
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 24 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 24 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 +18 2023 £42,500 -5.55% 253
London +1 915 £52,500 +5.00% 108
South East +42 431 £40,000 -3.61% 54
City of London -3 215 £55,000 +10.00% 42
North West +34 171 £37,500 +7.14% 26
East of England +67 164 £40,000 - 23
Surrey +64 131 £42,500 - 15
Yorkshire -44 126 £32,500 -7.14% 19
Hampshire +19 103 £42,500 -10.52% 15
South West -18 102 £35,000 -6.66% 12
Berkshire -1 83 £38,500 -14.44% 14
West Yorkshire -58 83 £32,500 -7.14% 11
Manchester +13 81 £40,000 +8.10% 12
Leeds -41 79 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Cheshire +30 70 £37,500 +15.38% 13
Scotland +14 65 £46,250 +23.33% 8
Cambridgeshire +31 60 £37,500 -22.68% 12
West Midlands -32 56 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East Midlands -9 55 £39,000 +2.63% 5
Hertfordshire +22 53 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Cambridge +35 50 £35,000 -13.58% 11
Reading +27 46 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Bristol +16 43 £36,000 -11.11% 5
Brighton -4 39 £35,000 -12.50%
East Sussex -7 39 £35,000 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +10 38 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Winchester +33 31 £42,500 - 1
Essex +25 30 £38,500 -3.75%
Nottinghamshire +9 28 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Edinburgh -7 28 £45,000 +50.00% 4

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 3178 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
2 2078 (45.67%) Java
3 2030 (44.62%) QA
4 1480 (32.53%) TDD
5 1451 (31.89%) SQL
6 1339 (29.43%) BDD
7 1319 (28.99%) WebDriver
8 1275 (28.02%) Scrum
9 1271 (27.93%) C#
10 1116 (24.53%) Test Automation
11 1097 (24.11%) Cucumber
11 1097 (24.11%) JavaScript
12 1022 (22.46%) Automated Testing
13 940 (20.66%) Test Scripting
14 880 (19.34%) HTML
15 866 (19.03%) Finance
16 848 (18.64%) Web Services
17 839 (18.44%) .NET
18 783 (17.21%) JUnit
19 768 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
20 742 (16.31%) JIRA
21 709 (15.58%) Automation Testing
22 696 (15.30%) ISEB
23 668 (14.68%) QuickTest Pro
24 663 (14.57%) Degree
25 653 (14.35%) CSS
26 648 (14.24%) Software Testing
27 625 (13.74%) Jenkins
28 618 (13.58%) Manual Testing
29 560 (12.31%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 227 (4.99%) Tomcat
2 200 (4.40%) JBoss
3 165 (3.63%) Apache
4 143 (3.14%) Node.js
5 121 (2.66%) Apache Solr
6 103 (2.26%) Confluence
7 96 (2.11%) IIS
8 83 (1.82%) CMS
9 74 (1.63%) WebSphere
10 63 (1.38%) WebLogic
11 44 (0.97%) SharePoint
12 37 (0.81%) nginx
13 36 (0.79%) NServiceBus
14 33 (0.73%) Alfresco
15 25 (0.55%) Drupal
16 24 (0.53%) WordPress
17 23 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
17 23 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 22 (0.48%) MQSeries
19 21 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 178 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.25%) MS Office
3 15 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.20%) Mingle
5 4 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.044%) Edge Animate
6 2 (0.044%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.022%) MS Project
7 1 (0.022%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (0.59%) 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%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.044%) Summit
10 2 (0.044%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.044%) RiskWrite
11 1 (0.022%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 123 (2.70%) GitHub
2 115 (2.53%) SaaS
3 55 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 52 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.33%) Basecamp
6 12 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.088%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.066%) Trello
10 2 (0.044%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.044%) 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
1 184 (4.04%) Internet
2 150 (3.30%) HTTP
3 24 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 23 (0.51%) 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%) RTP
8 12 (0.26%) H.323
9 10 (0.22%) iSCSI
9 10 (0.22%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (0.18%) PuTTY
11 6 (0.13%) Intranet
12 5 (0.11%) Extranet
12 5 (0.11%) DSL
12 5 (0.11%) DNS
12 5 (0.11%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 516 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 450 (9.89%) MySQL
3 263 (5.78%) Relational Database
4 143 (3.14%) Big Data
5 142 (3.12%) NoSQL
6 134 (2.95%) MongoDB
7 102 (2.24%) Oracle Database
8 96 (2.11%) RDBMS
9 79 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
10 69 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 39 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 39 (0.86%) DB2
12 38 (0.84%) Hadoop
13 35 (0.77%) RavenDB
14 31 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
15 30 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
16 24 (0.53%) Redis
16 24 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
17 23 (0.51%) MarkLogic
18 21 (0.46%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1319 (28.99%) WebDriver
2 1097 (24.11%) Cucumber
3 783 (17.21%) JUnit
4 742 (16.31%) JIRA
5 668 (14.68%) QuickTest Pro
6 625 (13.74%) Jenkins
7 559 (12.29%) Git (software)
8 453 (9.96%) Maven
9 406 (8.92%) JMeter
10 386 (8.48%) SpecFlow
11 336 (7.38%) SoapUI
12 328 (7.21%) TeamCity
13 317 (6.97%) Subversion
14 289 (6.35%) NUnit
15 276 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
16 264 (5.80%) FitNesse
17 233 (5.12%) Hudson
18 232 (5.10%) Visual Studio
19 212 (4.66%) JBehave
20 172 (3.78%) TestNG
General
1 866 (19.03%) Finance
2 225 (4.95%) Retail
3 169 (3.71%) Telecoms
4 153 (3.36%) Games
5 135 (2.97%) Banking
6 100 (2.20%) Publishing
7 99 (2.18%) Marketing
8 62 (1.36%) Back Office
9 54 (1.19%) Advertising
10 46 (1.01%) Investment Banking
11 35 (0.77%) Legal
12 34 (0.75%) Law
13 30 (0.66%) Manufacturing
14 28 (0.62%) Electronics
15 27 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 20 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 20 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 17 (0.37%) Billing
18 16 (0.35%) Music Industry
18 16 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1140 (25.05%) Developer
2 1123 (24.68%) Analyst
3 930 (20.44%) Test Analyst
4 829 (18.22%) Tester
5 526 (11.56%) QA Engineer
6 499 (10.97%) Test Engineer
7 449 (9.87%) Java Developer
8 339 (7.45%) Senior Developer
9 273 (6.00%) QA Analyst
10 267 (5.87%) Automation Engineer
11 244 (5.36%) Automation Tester
12 227 (4.99%) Software Engineer
13 217 (4.77%) Software Tester
14 202 (4.44%) QA Tester
15 197 (4.33%) Senior Analyst
16 181 (3.98%) Test Manager
17 165 (3.63%) Senior Test Analyst
18 159 (3.49%) Automation Analyst
19 151 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
20 149 (3.27%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 880 (19.34%) HTML
2 848 (18.64%) Web Services
3 839 (18.44%) .NET
4 653 (14.35%) CSS
5 537 (11.80%) XML
6 500 (10.99%) Spring
7 430 (9.45%) jQuery
8 415 (9.12%) SOAP
9 386 (8.48%) REST
10 370 (8.13%) ASP.NET
11 347 (7.63%) HTML5
12 304 (6.68%) Hibernate
13 303 (6.66%) RESTful
14 298 (6.55%) J2EE
15 284 (6.24%) Gherkin
16 258 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 236 (5.19%) AngularJS
18 215 (4.73%) JSON
19 208 (4.57%) CSS3
20 199 (4.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 560 (12.31%) Open Source
2 365 (8.02%) Computer Science
3 283 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
4 212 (4.66%) Mobile App
5 147 (3.23%) User Experience
6 124 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 124 (2.73%) Client/Server
7 95 (2.09%) Mathematics
8 73 (1.60%) Blog
9 66 (1.45%) iPad
10 61 (1.34%) Life Science
11 58 (1.27%) N-Tier
11 58 (1.27%) Blackberry
12 49 (1.08%) Visualisation
13 47 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
14 43 (0.95%) Chemistry
15 39 (0.86%) Social Media
15 39 (0.86%) Management Information System
16 37 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 37 (0.81%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 536 (11.78%) Linux
2 517 (11.36%) Windows
3 270 (5.93%) UNIX
4 237 (5.21%) Android
5 235 (5.16%) Apple iOS
6 42 (0.92%) Mac OS X
7 38 (0.84%) Debian
8 31 (0.68%) Solaris
9 20 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 19 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
12 17 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (0.33%) Windows Phone
14 14 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 11 (0.24%) CentOS
15 11 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.18%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.18%) Fedora
17 5 (0.11%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.088%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3178 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1480 (32.53%) TDD
3 1339 (29.43%) BDD
4 1275 (28.02%) Scrum
5 1116 (24.53%) Test Automation
6 1022 (22.46%) Automated Testing
7 940 (20.66%) Test Scripting
8 768 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
9 709 (15.58%) Automation Testing
10 648 (14.24%) Software Testing
11 618 (13.58%) Manual Testing
12 540 (11.87%) E-Commerce
13 533 (11.71%) MVC
14 497 (10.92%) OO
15 484 (10.64%) Software Engineering
16 429 (9.43%) Test Strategy
17 397 (8.73%) Regression Testing
18 364 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
19 359 (7.89%) Unit Testing
20 346 (7.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2078 (45.67%) Java
2 1451 (31.89%) SQL
3 1271 (27.93%) C#
4 1097 (24.11%) JavaScript
5 556 (12.22%) Ruby
6 421 (9.25%) PHP
7 406 (8.92%) Python
8 191 (4.20%) C++
9 116 (2.55%) Perl
10 100 (2.20%) PL/SQL
11 97 (2.13%) VB
12 96 (2.11%) Groovy
13 72 (1.58%) Objective-C
14 71 (1.56%) VBScript
15 65 (1.43%) C
16 64 (1.41%) T-SQL
17 63 (1.38%) Bash Shell
18 60 (1.32%) VB.NET
19 52 (1.14%) Scala
20 51 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 696 (15.30%) ISEB
2 663 (14.57%) Degree
3 439 (9.65%) ISTQB
4 199 (4.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 114 (2.51%) Security Cleared
6 77 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 20 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 18 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (0.37%) PhD
10 14 (0.31%) HND
11 12 (0.26%) MCSE
11 12 (0.26%) CCNA
11 12 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.26%) MCITP
12 8 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 7 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 7 (0.15%) Brainbench
13 7 (0.15%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 7 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2030 (44.62%) QA
2 10 (0.22%) GLP
3 7 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.066%) WAI
4 3 (0.066%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.044%) WCAG
6 1 (0.022%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.022%) ISO 9000
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%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.022%) Squid
8 1 (0.022%) Xen
Systems Management
1 303 (6.66%) HP Quality Center
2 96 (2.11%) Puppet
3 76 (1.67%) 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%) YUM
11 3 (0.066%) logstash
12 2 (0.044%) Opsview
12 2 (0.044%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.022%) MOM
13 1 (0.022%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 1 (0.022%) Plesk
13 1 (0.022%) CFEngine
13 1 (0.022%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 496 (10.90%) Oracle
2 413 (9.08%) Microsoft
3 294 (6.46%) HP
4 43 (0.95%) VMware
5 42 (0.92%) SAP
6 39 (0.86%) Adobe
6 39 (0.86%) IBM
7 33 (0.73%) hybris
8 29 (0.64%) Google
9 27 (0.59%) Facebook
9 27 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
10 26 (0.57%) Zend
10 26 (0.57%) Cerillion
10 26 (0.57%) Sitecore
11 24 (0.53%) Twitter
12 23 (0.51%) Talend
13 22 (0.48%) Green Hat
13 22 (0.48%) RedPrairie
13 22 (0.48%) Endeca
14 21 (0.46%) Atlassian
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT Connections
Salary: 28,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + 25% benefits
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York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
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Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday