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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 140 144 179
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +35
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2285 2342 1744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.14% 1.99% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.00% 12.33% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1964 1989 1584
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 £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +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
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +12 2169 £45,000 - 340
London -2 1057 £50,000 +4.71% 148
South East +26 462 £45,000 +15.38% 47
City of London -27 209 £47,500 -5.00% 49
East of England +50 177 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Surrey +53 157 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Yorkshire +12 140 £35,000 - 16
Berkshire +2 123 £47,500 +11.76% 4
North West +21 117 £38,000 +6.29% 43
South West -21 99 £36,000 -4.00% 26
Manchester +43 80 £40,000 +6.66% 23
Cambridgeshire +26 76 £42,500 +3.03% 11
Cambridge +43 68 £45,000 +12.50% 11
West Yorkshire -32 63 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Hampshire +16 58 £45,000 +16.88% 11
Scotland +7 58 £41,500 +30.70% 12
Hertfordshire +23 55 £53,750 +3.36% 7
East Midlands +10 53 £40,000 +23.07% 15
West Midlands +5 52 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Reading -26 50 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bristol -8 47 £37,500 -2.59% 14
Leeds -53 43 £35,250 - 10
North Yorkshire +39 36 £30,000 +5.26% 2
South Yorkshire +24 36 £40,000 +45.45% 3
South Wales +13 32 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Wales +4 32 £40,000 -0.62% 3
Buckinghamshire -14 32 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Leatherhead +24 31 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Hammersmith +17 31 £55,000 +41.93%
Nottinghamshire +13 31 £40,000 +23.07% 7

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2981 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 1947 (46.10%) Java
3 1820 (43.10%) QA
4 1385 (32.80%) WebDriver
5 1341 (31.75%) Test Automation
6 1324 (31.35%) TDD
7 1303 (30.85%) SQL
8 1284 (30.40%) C#
9 1180 (27.94%) Scrum
10 1138 (26.95%) JavaScript
11 1107 (26.21%) Cucumber
12 1079 (25.55%) BDD
13 992 (23.49%) Automated Testing
14 943 (22.33%) Finance
15 931 (22.05%) HTML
16 886 (20.98%) .NET
17 837 (19.82%) Test Scripting
18 709 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
19 660 (15.63%) CSS
20 616 (14.59%) Manual Testing
21 615 (14.56%) Jenkins
21 615 (14.56%) Automation Testing
22 610 (14.44%) Web Services
23 604 (14.30%) ISEB
24 600 (14.21%) JIRA
25 573 (13.57%) JUnit
26 568 (13.45%) QuickTest Pro
27 543 (12.86%) SQL Server
28 537 (12.72%) Software Testing
29 528 (12.50%) Degree

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 183 (4.33%) Node.js
2 125 (2.96%) Apache
3 117 (2.77%) Tomcat
4 86 (2.04%) IIS
5 80 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 68 (1.61%) JBoss
7 63 (1.49%) Confluence
8 54 (1.28%) CMS
9 52 (1.23%) Apache Solr
10 50 (1.18%) WebSphere
11 45 (1.07%) WebLogic
12 34 (0.81%) nginx
13 29 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 27 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
15 26 (0.62%) Drupal
16 23 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
17 20 (0.47%) WordPress
18 17 (0.40%) NServiceBus
18 17 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
19 14 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 201 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 34 (0.81%) MS Office
3 5 (0.12%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.071%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.071%) Mingle
5 2 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.047%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.047%) MS Project
5 2 (0.047%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.024%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 14 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
4 5 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.095%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.071%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.071%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.071%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.071%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.071%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.047%) Magento
8 1 (0.024%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 138 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (2.82%) SaaS
3 85 (2.01%) GitHub
4 46 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.19%) CodePlex
8 7 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.071%) PaaS
10 3 (0.071%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.071%) Veeva
11 2 (0.047%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.047%) Route 53
11 2 (0.047%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.024%) Heroku
12 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.024%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.024%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 168 (3.98%) HTTP
2 127 (3.01%) Internet
3 55 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 28 (0.66%) DNS
5 25 (0.59%) Firewall
6 13 (0.31%) Network Security
7 9 (0.21%) VPN
7 9 (0.21%) FTP
8 7 (0.17%) DSL
8 7 (0.17%) Unified Communications
9 6 (0.14%) LDAP
9 6 (0.14%) Intranet
10 5 (0.12%) Wireless
10 5 (0.12%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.12%) WebEx
11 4 (0.095%) Multicast
11 4 (0.095%) AMQP
12 2 (0.047%) WAN
12 2 (0.047%) Broadband
12 2 (0.047%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 543 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 278 (6.58%) MySQL
3 194 (4.59%) MongoDB
4 137 (3.24%) NoSQL
5 122 (2.89%) Relational Database
6 72 (1.70%) Big Data
7 55 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
8 52 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 52 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (1.18%) Hadoop
9 50 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 44 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 38 (0.90%) Redis
12 29 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (0.59%) Neo4j
14 24 (0.57%) RDBMS
15 21 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
16 20 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (0.33%) Hazelcast
18 13 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1385 (32.80%) WebDriver
2 1107 (26.21%) Cucumber
3 615 (14.56%) Jenkins
4 600 (14.21%) JIRA
5 573 (13.57%) JUnit
6 568 (13.45%) QuickTest Pro
7 503 (11.91%) Git (software)
8 380 (9.00%) JMeter
9 357 (8.45%) SpecFlow
10 330 (7.81%) SoapUI
11 321 (7.60%) NUnit
12 309 (7.32%) Maven
13 305 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
14 268 (6.35%) TeamCity
15 238 (5.64%) TestNG
16 231 (5.47%) Subversion
17 218 (5.16%) Visual Studio
18 190 (4.50%) Eclipse
19 161 (3.81%) FitNesse
20 144 (3.41%) Appium
General
1 943 (22.33%) Finance
2 190 (4.50%) Banking
3 154 (3.65%) Retail
4 151 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 125 (2.96%) Games
6 108 (2.56%) Advertising
7 92 (2.18%) Marketing
8 65 (1.54%) Publishing
9 64 (1.52%) Law
10 44 (1.04%) Back Office
11 41 (0.97%) Automotive
11 41 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 27 (0.64%) Aerospace
13 23 (0.54%) Investment Banking
14 21 (0.50%) Electronics
15 20 (0.47%) Legal
15 20 (0.47%) Manufacturing
16 16 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.36%) Online Betting
18 12 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1170 (27.71%) Developer
2 1053 (24.93%) Analyst
3 891 (21.10%) Test Analyst
4 845 (20.01%) Tester
5 431 (10.21%) Test Engineer
6 358 (8.48%) QA Engineer
7 353 (8.36%) Automation Tester
8 299 (7.08%) Software Engineer
9 290 (6.87%) Java Developer
10 284 (6.73%) Senior Developer
11 256 (6.06%) QA Analyst
12 231 (5.47%) .NET Developer
13 223 (5.28%) Automation Engineer
14 211 (5.00%) Software Tester
15 179 (4.24%) Test Manager
16 161 (3.81%) Automation Analyst
17 152 (3.60%) QA Tester
18 149 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
18 149 (3.53%) Automation Test Analyst
19 148 (3.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 931 (22.05%) HTML
2 886 (20.98%) .NET
3 660 (15.63%) CSS
4 610 (14.44%) Web Services
5 483 (11.44%) XML
6 462 (10.94%) jQuery
7 377 (8.93%) HTML5
8 373 (8.83%) ASP.NET
9 342 (8.10%) REST
10 293 (6.94%) SOAP
11 281 (6.65%) Spring
12 272 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 233 (5.52%) AngularJS
13 233 (5.52%) RESTful
14 199 (4.71%) Ajax
15 198 (4.69%) Gherkin
16 172 (4.07%) WCF
17 170 (4.03%) CSS3
18 169 (4.00%) .NET Framework
19 168 (3.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 424 (10.04%) Open Source
2 285 (6.75%) Mobile App
3 245 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 242 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
5 139 (3.29%) User Experience
6 102 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 82 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 62 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 58 (1.37%) iPad
10 56 (1.33%) iPhone
11 50 (1.18%) Blackberry
12 49 (1.16%) N-Tier
13 48 (1.14%) Management Information System
14 42 (0.99%) Visualisation
15 39 (0.92%) Blog
16 33 (0.78%) BBC
17 32 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 26 (0.62%) Social Media
18 26 (0.62%) Wiki
19 25 (0.59%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 428 (10.13%) Linux
2 383 (9.07%) Windows
3 257 (6.09%) Android
4 249 (5.90%) Apple iOS
5 205 (4.85%) UNIX
6 39 (0.92%) Debian
7 33 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 24 (0.57%) CentOS
10 23 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
11 21 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 13 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (0.28%) Windows Phone
13 12 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (0.28%) openSUSE
14 10 (0.24%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.14%) VMS
15 6 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2981 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 1341 (31.75%) Test Automation
3 1324 (31.35%) TDD
4 1180 (27.94%) Scrum
5 1079 (25.55%) BDD
6 992 (23.49%) Automated Testing
7 837 (19.82%) Test Scripting
8 709 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
9 616 (14.59%) Manual Testing
10 615 (14.56%) Automation Testing
11 537 (12.72%) Software Testing
12 523 (12.38%) MVC
13 450 (10.66%) E-Commerce
14 425 (10.06%) OO
15 414 (9.80%) Software Engineering
16 381 (9.02%) Test Strategy
17 357 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
18 353 (8.36%) Performance Testing
19 318 (7.53%) Regression Testing
20 294 (6.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1947 (46.10%) Java
2 1303 (30.85%) SQL
3 1284 (30.40%) C#
4 1138 (26.95%) JavaScript
5 527 (12.48%) Ruby
6 435 (10.30%) Python
7 378 (8.95%) PHP
8 195 (4.62%) C++
9 129 (3.05%) Perl
10 121 (2.87%) T-SQL
11 119 (2.82%) Groovy
12 111 (2.63%) PL/SQL
13 89 (2.11%) Objective-C
14 76 (1.80%) C
15 72 (1.70%) VB
16 67 (1.59%) Scala
17 65 (1.54%) Shell Script
18 63 (1.49%) VBScript
19 60 (1.42%) Bash Shell
20 45 (1.07%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 604 (14.30%) ISEB
2 528 (12.50%) Degree
3 493 (11.67%) ISTQB
4 257 (6.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 47 (1.11%) Security Cleared
6 34 (0.81%) HND
7 32 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 32 (0.76%) SC Cleared
8 17 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.14%) PhD
11 5 (0.12%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.071%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.071%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.071%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.047%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 2 (0.047%) CSQA
13 2 (0.047%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.047%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1820 (43.10%) QA
2 18 (0.43%) WCAG
3 8 (0.19%) WAI
4 7 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.047%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.047%) SLA
6 1 (0.024%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.024%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.024%) Solvency II
System Software
1 26 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.38%) Docker
3 13 (0.31%) Varnish
3 13 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.24%) KVM
4 10 (0.24%) Xen
5 4 (0.095%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.047%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.047%) vSphere
6 2 (0.047%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.024%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.024%) vCloud
7 1 (0.024%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 186 (4.40%) HP Quality Center
2 97 (2.30%) Puppet
3 87 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.38%) Salt
5 13 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 10 (0.24%) Ansible
6 10 (0.24%) Capistrano
7 7 (0.17%) CA LISA
8 3 (0.071%) cPanel
9 2 (0.047%) Nmap
10 1 (0.024%) Plesk
10 1 (0.024%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.024%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.024%) Munin
10 1 (0.024%) logstash
10 1 (0.024%) Kibana
10 1 (0.024%) Graylog
Vendors
1 406 (9.61%) Microsoft
2 393 (9.31%) Oracle
3 184 (4.36%) HP
4 48 (1.14%) Sitecore
5 43 (1.02%) IBM
6 38 (0.90%) VMware
6 38 (0.90%) Google
7 37 (0.88%) SAP
8 29 (0.69%) TIBCO
9 28 (0.66%) Telerik
10 24 (0.57%) Apple
11 22 (0.52%) Atlassian
12 21 (0.50%) WorldPay
13 19 (0.45%) Zend
13 19 (0.45%) Facebook
14 18 (0.43%) Capita
15 17 (0.40%) hybris
16 15 (0.36%) Adobe
16 15 (0.36%) Perforce
17 13 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP 30 - 40K Negotiable on experienc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hot Rec
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 8% pens, 25 days hols, insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32.5k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Enh Maternity, Life Cover
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday