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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 131 142 181
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +39
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2491 2354 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.27% 2.01% 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.32% 12.38% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2209 1972 1570
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 £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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
18697 19020 16239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 16.24% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15715 16012 13819
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £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 30 July 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 July 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 +19 2379 £45,250 +0.55% 335
London +24 1205 £55,000 +10.00% 151
South East +19 478 £45,000 +12.50% 45
City of London +43 285 £55,000 +10.00% 27
East of England +16 172 £42,500 - 16
North West +25 161 £37,500 +7.14% 43
Surrey +30 136 £50,000 +17.64% 11
South West -1 131 £36,000 -5.26% 19
Hampshire +14 124 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Manchester +47 105 £40,000 +2.56% 29
Berkshire +5 90 £50,000 +21.21% 9
Yorkshire -46 88 £32,500 -7.14% 31
West Midlands +50 76 £40,500 +8.00% 9
East Midlands +27 69 £35,000 +2.94% 15
Cambridgeshire +3 65 £36,750 -18.33% 6
Hertfordshire +25 60 £60,000 +29.72% 4
West Yorkshire -34 59 £37,500 -6.25% 19
Cambridge +6 58 £37,500 -9.63% 5
Scotland -14 51 £45,000 +28.57% 12
Reading -9 45 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 40 £34,750 -10.32% 1
Wales -1 40 £36,184 -6.01% 8
Leeds -49 40 £35,000 -15.15% 18
South Wales +4 39 £35,369 +4.79% 7
Bristol -13 38 £41,250 +7.14% 5
Birmingham +16 36 £32,500 -35.00% 4
Winchester +4 34 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Edinburgh -9 32 £45,000 +30.43% 6
Devon +24 31 £32,500 -3.70% 3
Milton Keynes 0 31 £34,000 -24.44% 1

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3329 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2263 (47.58%) Java
3 2044 (42.98%) QA
4 1542 (32.42%) C#
5 1519 (31.94%) WebDriver
6 1466 (30.82%) Test Automation
7 1461 (30.72%) SQL
8 1403 (29.50%) TDD
9 1327 (27.90%) Scrum
10 1257 (26.43%) BDD
11 1245 (26.18%) JavaScript
12 1226 (25.78%) Cucumber
13 1073 (22.56%) Automated Testing
14 1040 (21.87%) Finance
15 1016 (21.36%) HTML
16 951 (20.00%) .NET
17 897 (18.86%) Continuous Integration
18 873 (18.36%) Test Scripting
19 755 (15.87%) Jenkins
20 747 (15.71%) Automation Testing
21 732 (15.39%) CSS
22 692 (14.55%) Web Services
23 673 (14.15%) Manual Testing
24 671 (14.11%) JUnit
25 663 (13.94%) JIRA
26 647 (13.60%) Degree
27 605 (12.72%) Ruby
28 604 (12.70%) Git (software)
29 584 (12.28%) ISEB
30 580 (12.20%) MVC

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 207 (4.35%) Node.js
2 153 (3.22%) Tomcat
3 103 (2.17%) Apache
4 95 (2.00%) JBoss
5 92 (1.93%) SharePoint
6 81 (1.70%) IIS
7 70 (1.47%) WebSphere
8 64 (1.35%) CMS
9 62 (1.30%) WebLogic
10 50 (1.05%) Confluence
11 47 (0.99%) Apache Solr
12 38 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
13 37 (0.78%) Drupal
14 36 (0.76%) nginx
15 30 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
16 26 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
17 22 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
18 16 (0.34%) Alfresco
19 14 (0.29%) Umbraco
19 14 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 242 (5.09%) MS Excel
2 43 (0.90%) MS Office
3 12 (0.25%) FastStats
4 8 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.063%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.042%) MS Project
7 2 (0.042%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 25 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.063%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.042%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.042%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.042%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.042%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.042%) Magento
5 2 (0.042%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.042%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.021%) AWD
6 1 (0.021%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.021%) Sophis RISQUE
6 1 (0.021%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 174 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (3.17%) SaaS
3 87 (1.83%) GitHub
4 65 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.21%) OpenShift
7 8 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.17%) CodePlex
8 7 (0.15%) PaaS
9 6 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.11%) Heroku
11 4 (0.084%) Engine Yard
11 4 (0.084%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.063%) Route 53
12 3 (0.063%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (0.063%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.063%) Veeva
13 2 (0.042%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.042%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 145 (3.05%) HTTP
2 140 (2.94%) Internet
3 47 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.53%) DNS
5 24 (0.50%) Firewall
6 21 (0.44%) Network Security
7 13 (0.27%) VPN
8 11 (0.23%) Unified Communications
9 9 (0.19%) FTP
10 8 (0.17%) LDAP
11 6 (0.13%) Broadband
11 6 (0.13%) SSL
11 6 (0.13%) Intranet
12 4 (0.084%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.084%) Multicast
13 3 (0.063%) Wireless
13 3 (0.063%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.063%) SMTP
14 2 (0.042%) SMS
14 2 (0.042%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 564 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 322 (6.77%) MySQL
3 203 (4.27%) MongoDB
4 171 (3.60%) Relational Database
5 149 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 100 (2.10%) Big Data
7 65 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 57 (1.20%) Oracle Database
9 56 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 54 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
11 50 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 49 (1.03%) Hadoop
13 39 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 36 (0.76%) Neo4j
15 33 (0.69%) RDBMS
16 29 (0.61%) Redis
17 26 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 21 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 21 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
19 20 (0.42%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1519 (31.94%) WebDriver
2 1226 (25.78%) Cucumber
3 755 (15.87%) Jenkins
4 671 (14.11%) JUnit
5 663 (13.94%) JIRA
6 604 (12.70%) Git (software)
7 544 (11.44%) HP UFT
8 456 (9.59%) JMeter
9 426 (8.96%) SpecFlow
10 411 (8.64%) NUnit
11 395 (8.31%) Maven
12 392 (8.24%) SoapUI
13 358 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
14 263 (5.53%) TeamCity
15 251 (5.28%) Subversion
16 239 (5.03%) Visual Studio
17 234 (4.92%) FitNesse
18 220 (4.63%) TestNG
19 206 (4.33%) Eclipse
20 173 (3.64%) Mockito
General
1 1040 (21.87%) Finance
2 189 (3.97%) Banking
3 176 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 152 (3.20%) Games
5 142 (2.99%) Retail
6 121 (2.54%) Marketing
7 91 (1.91%) Advertising
8 79 (1.66%) Law
9 69 (1.45%) Publishing
10 66 (1.39%) Back Office
11 46 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 42 (0.88%) Investment Banking
13 37 (0.78%) Manufacturing
14 34 (0.71%) Automotive
15 33 (0.69%) Electronics
16 19 (0.40%) Front Office
17 17 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.23%) Legal
18 11 (0.23%) Polish Language
19 4 (0.084%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1380 (29.02%) Developer
2 1135 (23.86%) Analyst
3 954 (20.06%) Test Analyst
4 916 (19.26%) Tester
5 509 (10.70%) Test Engineer
6 383 (8.05%) Java Developer
7 373 (7.84%) Automation Tester
8 357 (7.51%) QA Engineer
9 336 (7.06%) Senior Developer
10 321 (6.75%) QA Analyst
11 292 (6.14%) Software Engineer
12 255 (5.36%) Automation Engineer
13 247 (5.19%) .NET Developer
14 217 (4.56%) QA Tester
15 207 (4.35%) Software Tester
16 197 (4.14%) Test Automation Engineer
17 192 (4.04%) Automation Analyst
18 191 (4.02%) Test Leader
19 184 (3.87%) Test Manager
20 169 (3.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1016 (21.36%) HTML
2 951 (20.00%) .NET
3 732 (15.39%) CSS
4 692 (14.55%) Web Services
5 504 (10.60%) XML
6 485 (10.20%) jQuery
7 412 (8.66%) ASP.NET
8 380 (7.99%) HTML5
9 375 (7.88%) REST
10 370 (7.78%) Spring
11 366 (7.70%) SOAP
12 300 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 293 (6.16%) AngularJS
14 259 (5.45%) Gherkin
15 249 (5.24%) RESTful
16 236 (4.96%) .NET Framework
17 209 (4.39%) Hibernate
18 190 (3.99%) Ajax
19 186 (3.91%) WCF
20 184 (3.87%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 315 (6.62%) Computer Science
2 299 (6.29%) Mobile App
3 296 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
4 172 (3.62%) User Experience
5 113 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 99 (2.08%) Mathematics
7 84 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
8 55 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 51 (1.07%) Blog
10 50 (1.05%) iPad
10 50 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 44 (0.93%) Blackberry
12 42 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 42 (0.88%) iPhone
13 35 (0.74%) Social Media
14 33 (0.69%) Visualisation
15 30 (0.63%) Algorithms
16 28 (0.59%) GIS
17 27 (0.57%) BBC
17 27 (0.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 527 (11.08%) Linux
2 426 (8.96%) Windows
3 290 (6.10%) UNIX
4 264 (5.55%) Android
5 247 (5.19%) Apple iOS
6 38 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (0.67%) Debian
9 31 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
11 26 (0.55%) CentOS
11 26 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 25 (0.53%) Ubuntu
13 24 (0.50%) Windows 7
14 16 (0.34%) Windows Vista
14 16 (0.34%) Windows XP
15 15 (0.32%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.17%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3329 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1466 (30.82%) Test Automation
3 1403 (29.50%) TDD
4 1327 (27.90%) Scrum
5 1257 (26.43%) BDD
6 1073 (22.56%) Automated Testing
7 897 (18.86%) Continuous Integration
8 873 (18.36%) Test Scripting
9 747 (15.71%) Automation Testing
10 673 (14.15%) Manual Testing
11 580 (12.20%) MVC
12 569 (11.96%) Software Testing
13 514 (10.81%) E-Commerce
14 507 (10.66%) SDLC
15 498 (10.47%) OO
16 495 (10.41%) Open Source
17 443 (9.31%) Software Engineering
18 412 (8.66%) Test Strategy
19 400 (8.41%) Performance Testing
20 374 (7.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2263 (47.58%) Java
2 1542 (32.42%) C#
3 1461 (30.72%) SQL
4 1245 (26.18%) JavaScript
5 605 (12.72%) Ruby
6 526 (11.06%) Python
7 414 (8.70%) PHP
8 185 (3.89%) C++
9 153 (3.22%) T-SQL
10 147 (3.09%) Groovy
11 137 (2.88%) Perl
12 112 (2.35%) PL/SQL
13 88 (1.85%) C
14 72 (1.51%) Objective-C
15 70 (1.47%) Scala
16 69 (1.45%) Bash Shell
17 66 (1.39%) PowerShell
18 65 (1.37%) VBScript
19 61 (1.28%) Shell Script
20 59 (1.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 647 (13.60%) Degree
2 584 (12.28%) ISEB
3 492 (10.34%) ISTQB
4 236 (4.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 85 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 53 (1.11%) SC Cleared
7 30 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
8 24 (0.50%) HND
9 20 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 7 (0.15%) PhD
10 7 (0.15%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (0.11%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.063%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.042%) MBA
14 2 (0.042%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 1 (0.021%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
15 1 (0.021%) MySQL Certification
15 1 (0.021%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2044 (42.98%) QA
2 12 (0.25%) WCAG
3 9 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.13%) WAI
5 5 (0.11%) SLA
6 2 (0.042%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.021%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.021%) EMIR
7 1 (0.021%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.021%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 33 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (0.48%) Varnish
3 15 (0.32%) Docker
4 12 (0.25%) Xen
5 11 (0.23%) KVM
6 9 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.13%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.11%) vSphere
10 2 (0.042%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.021%) vCloud
11 1 (0.021%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 151 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
2 128 (2.69%) Puppet
3 105 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.42%) Vagrant
5 19 (0.40%) Capistrano
6 13 (0.27%) Ansible
6 13 (0.27%) Salt
7 10 (0.21%) CA LISA
8 6 (0.13%) SCCM
9 3 (0.063%) Nmap
10 2 (0.042%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.042%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.042%) Nagios
11 1 (0.021%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.021%) Munin
11 1 (0.021%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.021%) Plesk
Vendors
1 483 (10.16%) Oracle
2 464 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 137 (2.88%) HP
4 58 (1.22%) VMware
5 55 (1.16%) IBM
5 55 (1.16%) SAP
6 46 (0.97%) Sitecore
7 39 (0.82%) Google
8 33 (0.69%) Telerik
9 30 (0.63%) WorldPay
10 29 (0.61%) Zend
10 29 (0.61%) Atlassian
11 22 (0.46%) Apple
11 22 (0.46%) TIBCO
12 20 (0.42%) Red Hat
13 19 (0.40%) hybris
14 18 (0.38%) Terracotta
15 17 (0.36%) Perforce
16 15 (0.32%) AppDynamics
17 14 (0.29%) Capita
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 31 minutes ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + b
Posted: 2 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blues Point
Salary: bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Edinburgh IT
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago