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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 126 139 178
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +39
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2532 2387 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.32% 2.06% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.37% 12.79% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 1976 1549
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
18945 18663 16270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.39% 16.14% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16141 15457 13877
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 3 September 2015 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 3 September 2015. 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 +17 2406 £45,000 +5.88% 337
London +22 1181 £55,000 +10.00% 125
South East -4 473 £45,000 +12.50% 78
City of London +50 271 £56,250 +12.50% 28
East of England +31 185 £42,500 +6.25% 20
South West +10 157 £37,500 - 18
North West 0 157 £40,000 +11.88% 48
Hampshire +16 139 £42,500 - 29
Surrey +4 117 £50,000 +25.00% 13
Manchester +42 110 £40,000 +1.26% 32
Yorkshire -26 94 £35,000 +7.69% 22
Berkshire +11 92 £50,000 +17.64% 18
East Midlands +50 88 £36,000 -4.00% 9
Cambridgeshire +28 87 £35,000 -6.66% 4
West Midlands +56 82 £35,000 - 10
Cambridge +22 75 £36,000 +2.85% 4
West Yorkshire -21 74 £35,000 +6.06% 14
Leeds -18 57 £35,000 +2.94% 14
Hertfordshire +15 56 £60,000 +41.17% 11
Scotland -18 55 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Wales +14 44 £35,000 +6.87% 5
South Wales +9 43 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Reading +1 40 £45,000 -6.73% 11
Winchester +9 38 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Somerset +21 37 £39,250 +12.14% 1
Birmingham +29 36 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Edinburgh +5 36 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Nottingham +7 35 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Nottinghamshire -2 35 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Southampton +26 34 £32,500 -7.14% 8

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3402 (69.34%) Agile Software Development
2 2303 (46.94%) Java
3 2156 (43.95%) QA
4 1696 (34.57%) C#
5 1490 (30.37%) WebDriver
6 1476 (30.09%) Test Automation
6 1476 (30.09%) SQL
7 1424 (29.03%) TDD
8 1408 (28.70%) Scrum
9 1377 (28.07%) BDD
10 1294 (26.38%) Cucumber
11 1249 (25.46%) JavaScript
12 1099 (22.40%) Automated Testing
13 1052 (21.44%) Finance
14 1022 (20.83%) .NET
15 1020 (20.79%) HTML
16 937 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
17 842 (17.16%) Test Scripting
18 803 (16.37%) Automation Testing
19 792 (16.14%) Jenkins
20 737 (15.02%) CSS
21 718 (14.64%) Web Services
22 696 (14.19%) JUnit
23 677 (13.80%) Manual Testing
24 669 (13.64%) Degree
25 663 (13.51%) JIRA
26 631 (12.86%) Ruby
27 621 (12.66%) Software Testing
28 615 (12.54%) Git (software)
29 586 (11.94%) ISEB

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (4.61%) Node.js
2 170 (3.47%) Tomcat
3 103 (2.10%) JBoss
4 99 (2.02%) Apache
5 82 (1.67%) IIS
6 81 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 78 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 66 (1.35%) WebLogic
9 59 (1.20%) CMS
10 53 (1.08%) Confluence
11 48 (0.98%) Apache Solr
12 46 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
13 39 (0.79%) nginx
14 35 (0.71%) Drupal
15 29 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
16 21 (0.43%) Alfresco
17 19 (0.39%) Mule
17 19 (0.39%) Mule ESB
18 15 (0.31%) Jetty
19 14 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 252 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 48 (0.98%) MS Office
3 17 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.26%) FastStats
5 6 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.082%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.061%) MS Project
7 3 (0.061%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 31 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.082%) Magento
4 3 (0.061%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.041%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.041%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.041%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.041%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.020%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.020%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.020%) AWD
6 1 (0.020%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.020%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.020%) Sophis RISQUE
6 1 (0.020%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 167 (3.40%) SaaS
2 158 (3.22%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (1.57%) GitHub
4 71 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.26%) OpenShift
7 9 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.14%) PaaS
9 5 (0.10%) Heroku
10 4 (0.082%) Engine Yard
10 4 (0.082%) Google Compute Engine
10 4 (0.082%) CodePlex
11 3 (0.061%) Route 53
11 3 (0.061%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.041%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.041%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.041%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.020%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (3.10%) Internet
2 127 (2.59%) HTTP
3 40 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.51%) Network Security
5 22 (0.45%) Firewall
6 17 (0.35%) DNS
7 14 (0.29%) VPN
8 11 (0.22%) Unified Communications
9 10 (0.20%) LDAP
10 9 (0.18%) SSL
11 8 (0.16%) VoIP
11 8 (0.16%) FTP
12 7 (0.14%) Broadband
13 6 (0.12%) Intranet
14 5 (0.10%) HTTPS
14 5 (0.10%) Wireshark
15 4 (0.082%) Multicast
15 4 (0.082%) SNMP
16 3 (0.061%) Extranet
16 3 (0.061%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 564 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 318 (6.48%) MySQL
3 207 (4.22%) MongoDB
4 178 (3.63%) Relational Database
5 176 (3.59%) NoSQL
6 106 (2.16%) Big Data
7 70 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 53 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 48 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
10 46 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
11 45 (0.92%) Hadoop
12 40 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 40 (0.82%) RDBMS
13 37 (0.75%) Neo4j
14 34 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
15 27 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 24 (0.49%) Redis
17 22 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
18 21 (0.43%) DB2
19 20 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1490 (30.37%) WebDriver
2 1294 (26.38%) Cucumber
3 792 (16.14%) Jenkins
4 696 (14.19%) JUnit
5 663 (13.51%) JIRA
6 615 (12.54%) Git (software)
7 549 (11.19%) HP UFT
8 486 (9.91%) SpecFlow
9 462 (9.42%) JMeter
10 457 (9.32%) NUnit
11 414 (8.44%) SoapUI
12 408 (8.32%) Maven
13 387 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 266 (5.42%) Visual Studio
15 249 (5.08%) Subversion
16 246 (5.01%) TeamCity
17 231 (4.71%) FitNesse
18 195 (3.97%) Eclipse
19 190 (3.87%) TestNG
20 176 (3.59%) Mockito
General
1 1052 (21.44%) Finance
2 184 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 182 (3.71%) Banking
4 152 (3.10%) Retail
5 150 (3.06%) Games
6 127 (2.59%) Marketing
7 82 (1.67%) Law
8 81 (1.65%) Advertising
9 72 (1.47%) Publishing
10 62 (1.26%) Back Office
11 48 (0.98%) Manufacturing
12 41 (0.84%) Investment Banking
13 38 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 36 (0.73%) Electronics
15 35 (0.71%) Automotive
16 25 (0.51%) Front Office
17 16 (0.33%) Legal
18 9 (0.18%) Polish Language
19 7 (0.14%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1390 (28.33%) Developer
2 1146 (23.36%) Analyst
3 971 (19.79%) Test Analyst
4 940 (19.16%) Tester
5 561 (11.43%) Test Engineer
6 402 (8.19%) QA Engineer
7 389 (7.93%) Automation Tester
8 382 (7.79%) Java Developer
9 354 (7.22%) Senior Developer
10 338 (6.89%) QA Analyst
11 285 (5.81%) Software Engineer
12 279 (5.69%) Automation Engineer
13 248 (5.06%) .NET Developer
14 240 (4.89%) QA Tester
15 213 (4.34%) Test Automation Engineer
16 211 (4.30%) Automation Analyst
17 208 (4.24%) Senior Analyst
18 207 (4.22%) Test Leader
19 189 (3.85%) Software Tester
20 184 (3.75%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1022 (20.83%) .NET
2 1020 (20.79%) HTML
3 737 (15.02%) CSS
4 718 (14.64%) Web Services
5 495 (10.09%) XML
6 472 (9.62%) jQuery
7 433 (8.83%) ASP.NET
8 407 (8.30%) SOAP
9 385 (7.85%) REST
10 370 (7.54%) Spring
11 365 (7.44%) HTML5
12 323 (6.58%) AngularJS
13 322 (6.56%) Gherkin
14 304 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
15 249 (5.08%) .NET Framework
16 248 (5.06%) RESTful
17 219 (4.46%) Hibernate
18 194 (3.95%) WCF
19 192 (3.91%) CSS3
20 191 (3.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 349 (7.11%) Computer Science
2 335 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 299 (6.09%) Mobile App
4 179 (3.65%) User Experience
5 128 (2.61%) Client/Server
6 117 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 85 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
8 56 (1.14%) N-Tier
9 51 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 46 (0.94%) iPad
10 46 (0.94%) Blog
11 44 (0.90%) iPhone
11 44 (0.90%) Blackberry
12 34 (0.69%) Management Information System
12 34 (0.69%) Equities
13 32 (0.65%) DTV
13 32 (0.65%) Algorithms
14 29 (0.59%) Fixed Income
15 28 (0.57%) BBC
15 28 (0.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 557 (11.35%) Linux
2 443 (9.03%) Windows
3 341 (6.95%) UNIX
4 253 (5.16%) Android
5 219 (4.46%) Apple iOS
6 44 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (0.57%) Debian
9 28 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 26 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 26 (0.53%) Windows 7
11 23 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
12 20 (0.41%) Windows Vista
13 18 (0.37%) CentOS
13 18 (0.37%) Windows XP
14 17 (0.35%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.14%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3402 (69.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1476 (30.09%) Test Automation
3 1424 (29.03%) TDD
4 1408 (28.70%) Scrum
5 1377 (28.07%) BDD
6 1099 (22.40%) Automated Testing
7 937 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
8 842 (17.16%) Test Scripting
9 803 (16.37%) Automation Testing
10 677 (13.80%) Manual Testing
11 621 (12.66%) Software Testing
12 575 (11.72%) MVC
13 532 (10.84%) Open Source
14 518 (10.56%) SDLC
15 514 (10.48%) E-Commerce
16 505 (10.29%) OO
17 454 (9.25%) Software Engineering
18 438 (8.93%) Performance Testing
19 425 (8.66%) Test Strategy
20 396 (8.07%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2303 (46.94%) Java
2 1696 (34.57%) C#
3 1476 (30.09%) SQL
4 1249 (25.46%) JavaScript
5 631 (12.86%) Ruby
6 543 (11.07%) Python
7 434 (8.85%) PHP
8 183 (3.73%) C++
9 160 (3.26%) T-SQL
10 152 (3.10%) Perl
11 143 (2.91%) Groovy
12 125 (2.55%) PL/SQL
13 92 (1.88%) C
14 78 (1.59%) Bash Shell
15 76 (1.55%) Scala
16 66 (1.35%) PowerShell
17 65 (1.32%) Shell Script
18 57 (1.16%) VBScript
19 56 (1.14%) VB
20 53 (1.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 669 (13.64%) Degree
2 586 (11.94%) ISEB
3 497 (10.13%) ISTQB
4 236 (4.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 105 (2.14%) Security Cleared
6 60 (1.22%) SC Cleared
7 31 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
8 24 (0.49%) HND
9 16 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 15 (0.31%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.14%) PhD
12 6 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.10%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.082%) Sun Certification
14 4 (0.082%) HP ASE
15 2 (0.041%) HNC
15 2 (0.041%) MBA
15 2 (0.041%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 1 (0.020%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2156 (43.95%) QA
2 9 (0.18%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.10%) SLA
4 2 (0.041%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.041%) WCAG
5 1 (0.020%) WAI
5 1 (0.020%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.020%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.020%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.020%) EMIR
5 1 (0.020%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 35 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (0.45%) Varnish
3 18 (0.37%) Docker
4 12 (0.24%) Xen
5 11 (0.22%) KVM
6 9 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.12%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.10%) vSphere
9 2 (0.041%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.041%) Firmware
10 1 (0.020%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.020%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 165 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
2 147 (3.00%) Puppet
3 120 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.41%) Vagrant
4 20 (0.41%) Capistrano
5 15 (0.31%) Ansible
6 13 (0.26%) Salt
7 10 (0.20%) SCCM
8 9 (0.18%) CA LISA
9 3 (0.061%) Nagios
9 3 (0.061%) Nmap
10 2 (0.041%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.041%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.020%) Munin
11 1 (0.020%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.020%) Plesk
11 1 (0.020%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 492 (10.03%) Microsoft
2 483 (9.85%) Oracle
3 152 (3.10%) HP
4 74 (1.51%) SAP
5 61 (1.24%) VMware
6 53 (1.08%) IBM
7 46 (0.94%) Google
8 43 (0.88%) Zend
9 36 (0.73%) Telerik
10 30 (0.61%) WorldPay
11 28 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 27 (0.55%) Atlassian
13 26 (0.53%) hybris
14 23 (0.47%) Red Hat
15 19 (0.39%) Apple
16 17 (0.35%) TIBCO
16 17 (0.35%) Terracotta
17 15 (0.31%) Perforce
18 14 (0.29%) ATG
19 13 (0.26%) AppDynamics
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package, travel expenses
Posted: 9 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Gym, Pension, Bonus, other
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits, Gym
Posted: 11 hours ago