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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 164 148 145
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1902 2037 2201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.80% 1.99% 2.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.12% 12.46% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1634 1968
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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
17100 16352 16726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 15.94% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14503 13422 14587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -22 1791 £45,000 - 305
London -21 855 £50,000 - 154
South East +24 416 £42,500 -5.55% 54
City of London +16 246 £50,500 +1.00% 73
Berkshire +42 145 £45,000 - 20
North West +9 145 £36,500 -1.35% 35
Surrey +68 132 £42,500 -5.55% 9
East of England +45 109 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Yorkshire -24 101 £35,000 +2.94% 13
Manchester -5 90 £35,000 -9.09% 21
South West -76 73 £45,000 +21.62% 13
Reading +37 59 £43,000 +1.17% 8
West Midlands -3 59 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Bristol +10 56 £55,000 +37.50% 6
West Yorkshire -45 55 £35,000 +2.94% 8
Scotland -17 54 £38,000 -5.00% 16
Cambridgeshire +35 46 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Cheshire +28 46 £37,500 +36.36% 6
Hertfordshire +8 45 £56,000 +31.76% 6
Leeds -38 45 £35,000 +2.94% 7
Hampshire -15 44 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Cambridge +25 39 £35,000 -6.66% 8
East Sussex -38 35 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Brighton -19 33 £40,000 -15.78% 4
East Midlands -14 31 £37,500 +7.14% 7
North Yorkshire +34 27 £30,000 -15.49% 3
West Sussex +14 27 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Leatherhead - 25 £50,000 - 2
York +32 24 £30,000 -15.49% 2
Edinburgh -10 23 £40,000 +6.66% 9

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2800 (69.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1765 (43.83%) Java
3 1746 (43.36%) QA
4 1331 (33.05%) WebDriver
5 1286 (31.93%) TDD
6 1226 (30.44%) SQL
7 1197 (29.72%) C#
8 1134 (28.16%) BDD
9 1110 (27.56%) Scrum
10 1106 (27.46%) Test Automation
11 977 (24.26%) JavaScript
12 961 (23.86%) Cucumber
13 921 (22.87%) Automated Testing
14 831 (20.64%) Test Scripting
15 813 (20.19%) Finance
16 777 (19.29%) HTML
17 761 (18.90%) .NET
18 739 (18.35%) Automation Testing
19 706 (17.53%) JIRA
20 676 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
21 653 (16.22%) ISEB
22 638 (15.84%) JUnit
23 632 (15.69%) QuickTest Pro
24 619 (15.37%) Web Services
25 585 (14.53%) Manual Testing
26 573 (14.23%) Software Testing
27 560 (13.91%) CSS
28 524 (13.01%) Jenkins
29 515 (12.79%) Git (software)
29 515 (12.79%) Degree

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 163 (4.05%) Node.js
2 159 (3.95%) Apache
3 150 (3.72%) Tomcat
4 113 (2.81%) JBoss
5 99 (2.46%) Confluence
6 98 (2.43%) Apache Solr
7 92 (2.28%) IIS
8 55 (1.37%) WebSphere
8 55 (1.37%) CMS
9 51 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 49 (1.22%) SharePoint
11 37 (0.92%) nginx
11 37 (0.92%) NServiceBus
12 34 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 34 (0.84%) MQSeries
13 22 (0.55%) Drupal
14 21 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
15 17 (0.42%) WordPress
16 15 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 14 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 181 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 51 (1.27%) MS Office
3 13 (0.32%) Mingle
4 8 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.15%) HipChat
6 5 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.074%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.025%) MS Project
8 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.025%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 18 (0.45%) Sophis RISQUE
2 11 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.27%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
4 9 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (0.17%) Magento
6 6 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.099%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.074%) Summit
10 2 (0.050%) RiskWrite
11 1 (0.025%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.025%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.025%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.025%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.025%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 98 (2.43%) SaaS
2 97 (2.41%) GitHub
3 41 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.20%) OpenShift
6 8 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.17%) Basecamp
8 5 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.12%) Trello
9 3 (0.074%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.050%) Route 53
10 2 (0.050%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.025%) Force.com
11 1 (0.025%) PaaS
11 1 (0.025%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.025%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.025%) IaaS
11 1 (0.025%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 170 (4.22%) HTTP
2 135 (3.35%) Internet
3 46 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 26 (0.65%) Wireshark
5 21 (0.52%) FTP
6 20 (0.50%) WAN
7 16 (0.40%) VLAN
7 16 (0.40%) VoIP
8 15 (0.37%) DHCP
8 15 (0.37%) H.323
8 15 (0.37%) RTP
9 14 (0.35%) DNS
10 11 (0.27%) iSCSI
10 11 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (0.20%) DSL
12 7 (0.17%) Firewall
13 6 (0.15%) AMQP
14 5 (0.12%) LAN
15 4 (0.099%) Wireless
16 3 (0.074%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 345 (8.57%) MySQL
3 164 (4.07%) NoSQL
3 164 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 154 (3.82%) MongoDB
5 71 (1.76%) Big Data
6 68 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 56 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 53 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 48 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (0.67%) Redis
11 26 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (0.62%) Hadoop
13 23 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
14 22 (0.55%) Neo4j
14 22 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (0.50%) RavenDB
16 18 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
16 18 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1331 (33.05%) WebDriver
2 961 (23.86%) Cucumber
3 706 (17.53%) JIRA
4 638 (15.84%) JUnit
5 632 (15.69%) QuickTest Pro
6 524 (13.01%) Jenkins
7 515 (12.79%) Git (software)
8 386 (9.59%) SpecFlow
9 340 (8.44%) JMeter
10 334 (8.29%) TeamCity
11 293 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 284 (7.05%) Maven
13 278 (6.90%) NUnit
14 247 (6.13%) SoapUI
15 225 (5.59%) Subversion
16 223 (5.54%) Visual Studio
17 172 (4.27%) Hudson
17 172 (4.27%) TestNG
18 166 (4.12%) FitNesse
19 159 (3.95%) Eclipse
General
1 813 (20.19%) Finance
2 180 (4.47%) Retail
3 168 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 145 (3.60%) Banking
5 105 (2.61%) Games
6 71 (1.76%) Publishing
7 69 (1.71%) Advertising
8 64 (1.59%) Marketing
9 39 (0.97%) Aerospace
10 33 (0.82%) Back Office
11 28 (0.70%) Investment Banking
12 27 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.62%) Legal
14 22 (0.55%) Law
15 18 (0.45%) Automotive
15 18 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.37%) Electronics
16 15 (0.37%) Online Betting
17 12 (0.30%) Manufacturing
18 11 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 994 (24.68%) Analyst
2 932 (23.14%) Developer
3 841 (20.88%) Test Analyst
4 797 (19.79%) Tester
5 438 (10.88%) Test Engineer
6 372 (9.24%) QA Engineer
7 290 (7.20%) Automation Tester
8 288 (7.15%) Senior Developer
9 284 (7.05%) Java Developer
10 279 (6.93%) Software Engineer
11 254 (6.31%) Software Tester
12 233 (5.79%) Automation Engineer
13 228 (5.66%) QA Analyst
14 175 (4.35%) Test Manager
15 163 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
16 159 (3.95%) QA Tester
17 153 (3.80%) .NET Developer
18 150 (3.72%) Senior Tester
19 120 (2.98%) Test Leader
20 119 (2.96%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 777 (19.29%) HTML
2 761 (18.90%) .NET
3 619 (15.37%) Web Services
4 560 (13.91%) CSS
5 476 (11.82%) XML
6 400 (9.93%) jQuery
7 345 (8.57%) REST
8 335 (8.32%) Spring
9 324 (8.05%) HTML5
10 309 (7.67%) ASP.NET
11 269 (6.68%) SOAP
12 237 (5.89%) AngularJS
13 223 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 217 (5.39%) RESTful
15 207 (5.14%) J2EE
16 206 (5.12%) Hibernate
17 194 (4.82%) CSS3
18 185 (4.59%) JSON
19 180 (4.47%) Gherkin
20 172 (4.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 471 (11.70%) Open Source
2 283 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 269 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
4 221 (5.49%) Mobile App
5 153 (3.80%) User Experience
6 140 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
7 104 (2.58%) Client/Server
8 78 (1.94%) iPad
9 64 (1.59%) Management Information System
10 56 (1.39%) Blog
11 54 (1.34%) Mathematics
12 46 (1.14%) Visualisation
12 46 (1.14%) N-Tier
13 45 (1.12%) iPhone
14 39 (0.97%) Blackberry
15 32 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 28 (0.70%) Life Science
17 26 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
18 23 (0.57%) Online Games
18 23 (0.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 474 (11.77%) Windows
2 402 (9.98%) Linux
3 210 (5.21%) Apple iOS
4 202 (5.02%) Android
5 184 (4.57%) UNIX
6 46 (1.14%) Mac OS X
7 37 (0.92%) Debian
8 22 (0.55%) Solaris
9 20 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
12 13 (0.32%) Mac OS
12 13 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 12 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 12 (0.30%) CentOS
14 10 (0.25%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.15%) openSUSE
16 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.099%) Windows Phone 8
17 4 (0.099%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2800 (69.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1286 (31.93%) TDD
3 1134 (28.16%) BDD
4 1110 (27.56%) Scrum
5 1106 (27.46%) Test Automation
6 921 (22.87%) Automated Testing
7 831 (20.64%) Test Scripting
8 739 (18.35%) Automation Testing
9 676 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
10 585 (14.53%) Manual Testing
11 573 (14.23%) Software Testing
12 447 (11.10%) E-Commerce
13 441 (10.95%) Software Engineering
14 439 (10.90%) MVC
15 429 (10.65%) Test Strategy
16 399 (9.91%) OO
17 358 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
18 336 (8.34%) Regression Testing
18 336 (8.34%) Mentoring
19 308 (7.65%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1765 (43.83%) Java
2 1226 (30.44%) SQL
3 1197 (29.72%) C#
4 977 (24.26%) JavaScript
5 494 (12.27%) Ruby
6 315 (7.82%) Python
7 303 (7.52%) PHP
8 152 (3.77%) C++
9 121 (3.00%) PL/SQL
10 120 (2.98%) Perl
11 86 (2.14%) Objective-C
12 73 (1.81%) Groovy
13 72 (1.79%) VB
14 58 (1.44%) Scala
14 58 (1.44%) Bash Shell
15 51 (1.27%) Shell Script
16 46 (1.14%) VBScript
17 43 (1.07%) VB.NET
18 42 (1.04%) C
19 41 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 653 (16.22%) ISEB
2 515 (12.79%) Degree
3 462 (11.47%) ISTQB
4 248 (6.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 98 (2.43%) Security Cleared
6 76 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 30 (0.74%) HND
8 27 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 15 (0.37%) MCSE
9 15 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.37%) CCNA
9 15 (0.37%) MCITP
10 10 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 10 (0.25%) PhD
11 9 (0.22%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 9 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 5 (0.12%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.099%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1746 (43.36%) QA
2 10 (0.25%) GLP
3 7 (0.17%) WCAG
4 5 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.099%) WAI
6 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.025%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (0.52%) Hyper-V
2 20 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.15%) Docker
5 5 (0.12%) Cygwin
6 4 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.099%) Firmware
7 3 (0.074%) vSphere
8 1 (0.025%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 292 (7.25%) HP Quality Center
2 97 (2.41%) Puppet
3 89 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.25%) Vagrant
5 7 (0.17%) ZABBIX
5 7 (0.17%) Ansible
6 6 (0.15%) StatsD
6 6 (0.15%) Graphite
7 5 (0.12%) Salt
8 4 (0.099%) logstash
8 4 (0.099%) Nagios
9 3 (0.074%) cPanel
10 2 (0.050%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.050%) CA LISA
10 2 (0.050%) SCCM
10 2 (0.050%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.025%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.025%) Kibana
11 1 (0.025%) Graylog2
11 1 (0.025%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 409 (10.16%) Oracle
2 403 (10.01%) Microsoft
3 244 (6.06%) HP
4 40 (0.99%) SAP
5 39 (0.97%) hybris
6 38 (0.94%) Talend
7 37 (0.92%) VMware
8 36 (0.89%) Google
9 29 (0.72%) Sitecore
10 25 (0.62%) IBM
11 24 (0.60%) Telerik
12 23 (0.57%) Zend
13 22 (0.55%) Cerillion
13 22 (0.55%) Cisco
13 22 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
14 21 (0.52%) Apple
14 21 (0.52%) Twitter
15 20 (0.50%) Atlassian
16 18 (0.45%) Green Hat
17 17 (0.42%) Adobe
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Medical, Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago