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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 169 161 139
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1970 1958 2352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.78% 1.82% 2.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.19% 11.78% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1684 1592 2096
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +0.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
17600 16623 17221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.93% 15.42% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14890 13822 15154
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 £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 24 December 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 December 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 -10 1843 £45,000 - 153
London -14 873 £52,500 +5.00% 68
South East +15 386 £40,000 -6.97% 32
City of London +16 232 £52,500 -4.54% 33
North West +22 168 £37,500 +7.14% 19
East of England +60 138 £42,500 +5.59% 11
Berkshire +31 125 £43,750 -2.77% 11
Surrey +55 109 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Yorkshire -40 98 £32,500 -4.41% 9
Manchester -5 93 £37,500 -2.59% 11
Hampshire +5 72 £40,000 -11.11% 9
West Midlands +6 71 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West -66 70 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Cheshire +52 67 £37,500 +50.00% 6
Reading +39 60 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Hertfordshire +19 56 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Bristol +12 56 £55,000 +37.50% 5
West Yorkshire -45 56 £34,500 -1.42% 5
Scotland +4 52 £38,750 -1.27% 10
Cambridgeshire +33 50 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Leeds -43 48 £34,500 -1.42% 5
Cambridge +32 40 £35,000 -13.04% 4
East Midlands -1 35 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Winchester +26 30 £45,000 +38.46% 1
West Sussex +25 28 £38,750 -35.41% 1
Leatherhead - 26 £45,000 - 2
Edinburgh -8 25 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Warwickshire +13 23 £45,000 +2.85%
York +29 22 £30,000 -13.04% 2
North Yorkshire +26 22 £30,000 -13.04% 2

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2971 (69.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1873 (44.02%) Java
3 1842 (43.29%) QA
4 1365 (32.08%) TDD
5 1335 (31.37%) WebDriver
6 1329 (31.23%) SQL
7 1271 (29.87%) C#
8 1235 (29.02%) BDD
9 1178 (27.69%) Scrum
10 1100 (25.85%) Test Automation
11 1059 (24.89%) JavaScript
12 1037 (24.37%) Cucumber
13 914 (21.48%) Automated Testing
14 907 (21.32%) Test Scripting
15 832 (19.55%) HTML
16 815 (19.15%) Finance
17 814 (19.13%) .NET
18 763 (17.93%) JIRA
19 731 (17.18%) Web Services
19 731 (17.18%) Automation Testing
20 729 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
21 707 (16.62%) JUnit
22 690 (16.22%) ISEB
23 660 (15.51%) QuickTest Pro
24 642 (15.09%) Software Testing
25 596 (14.01%) Manual Testing
26 595 (13.98%) CSS
27 571 (13.42%) Degree
28 562 (13.21%) Git (software)
28 562 (13.21%) Jenkins

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 188 (4.42%) Tomcat
2 164 (3.85%) Apache
3 159 (3.74%) Node.js
4 139 (3.27%) JBoss
5 126 (2.96%) Apache Solr
6 115 (2.70%) IIS
7 112 (2.63%) Confluence
8 68 (1.60%) WebSphere
9 67 (1.57%) CMS
10 50 (1.18%) SharePoint
11 47 (1.10%) WebLogic
12 43 (1.01%) nginx
13 42 (0.99%) NServiceBus
14 35 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 34 (0.80%) MQSeries
16 25 (0.59%) Drupal
17 21 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 19 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
19 14 (0.33%) Umbraco
20 12 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 199 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.36%) MS Office
3 15 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.26%) Mingle
5 7 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.071%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.047%) Edge Animate
8 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.024%) CorelDRAW
8 1 (0.024%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (0.45%) Sophis RISQUE
2 12 (0.28%) Magento
3 10 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
3 10 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.21%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.071%) Summit
7 2 (0.047%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.047%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.047%) RiskWrite
8 1 (0.024%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.024%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 116 (2.73%) GitHub
2 110 (2.59%) SaaS
3 42 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.31%) Basecamp
5 13 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.14%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.12%) Trello
10 2 (0.047%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.024%) IaaS
11 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.024%) Force.com
11 1 (0.024%) PaaS
11 1 (0.024%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.024%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.024%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.024%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 172 (4.04%) Internet
2 171 (4.02%) HTTP
3 38 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 27 (0.63%) Wireshark
5 26 (0.61%) FTP
6 20 (0.47%) WAN
7 16 (0.38%) VoIP
7 16 (0.38%) VLAN
8 15 (0.35%) RTP
8 15 (0.35%) H.323
8 15 (0.35%) DHCP
9 11 (0.26%) iSCSI
9 11 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (0.19%) DNS
11 7 (0.16%) DSL
12 6 (0.14%) AMQP
13 5 (0.12%) Firewall
13 5 (0.12%) LAN
14 4 (0.094%) SNMP
14 4 (0.094%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 484 (11.37%) SQL Server
2 409 (9.61%) MySQL
3 199 (4.68%) Relational Database
4 168 (3.95%) NoSQL
5 149 (3.50%) MongoDB
6 100 (2.35%) Big Data
7 78 (1.83%) RDBMS
8 71 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 62 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
10 58 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 34 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (0.73%) Hadoop
12 31 (0.73%) RavenDB
13 30 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (0.61%) Redis
15 23 (0.54%) DB2
15 23 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
16 21 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (0.45%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1335 (31.37%) WebDriver
2 1037 (24.37%) Cucumber
3 763 (17.93%) JIRA
4 707 (16.62%) JUnit
5 660 (15.51%) QuickTest Pro
6 562 (13.21%) Git (software)
6 562 (13.21%) Jenkins
7 426 (10.01%) SpecFlow
8 374 (8.79%) JMeter
9 358 (8.41%) TeamCity
10 334 (7.85%) Maven
11 325 (7.64%) NUnit
12 305 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 288 (6.77%) SoapUI
14 248 (5.83%) Subversion
15 245 (5.76%) Visual Studio
16 188 (4.42%) Hudson
17 186 (4.37%) FitNesse
18 179 (4.21%) TestNG
19 177 (4.16%) JBehave
General
1 815 (19.15%) Finance
2 200 (4.70%) Retail
3 181 (4.25%) Telecoms
4 138 (3.24%) Banking
5 111 (2.61%) Games
6 87 (2.04%) Publishing
7 81 (1.90%) Marketing
8 69 (1.62%) Advertising
9 44 (1.03%) Back Office
10 36 (0.85%) Legal
11 30 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 29 (0.68%) Aerospace
13 28 (0.66%) Law
14 25 (0.59%) Electronics
15 23 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 20 (0.47%) Financial Institution
17 17 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.38%) Automotive
18 16 (0.38%) Retail Banking
19 14 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1044 (24.54%) Analyst
2 1003 (23.57%) Developer
3 881 (20.71%) Test Analyst
4 794 (18.66%) Tester
5 471 (11.07%) Test Engineer
6 437 (10.27%) QA Engineer
7 338 (7.94%) Java Developer
8 324 (7.61%) Senior Developer
9 273 (6.42%) Automation Tester
10 261 (6.13%) Automation Engineer
11 258 (6.06%) Software Engineer
12 242 (5.69%) QA Analyst
13 240 (5.64%) Software Tester
14 167 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
14 167 (3.92%) Test Manager
15 161 (3.78%) Senior Tester
16 158 (3.71%) QA Tester
17 145 (3.41%) .NET Developer
18 143 (3.36%) Team Leader
19 127 (2.98%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 832 (19.55%) HTML
2 814 (19.13%) .NET
3 731 (17.18%) Web Services
4 595 (13.98%) CSS
5 515 (12.10%) XML
6 417 (9.80%) jQuery
7 400 (9.40%) Spring
8 383 (9.00%) REST
9 359 (8.44%) ASP.NET
10 341 (8.01%) SOAP
11 337 (7.92%) HTML5
12 270 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 259 (6.09%) AngularJS
14 251 (5.90%) Hibernate
15 247 (5.80%) J2EE
16 238 (5.59%) RESTful
17 219 (5.15%) Gherkin
18 195 (4.58%) CSS3
19 187 (4.39%) JSON
20 175 (4.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 487 (11.45%) Open Source
2 319 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 292 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 219 (5.15%) Mobile App
5 158 (3.71%) User Experience
6 149 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
7 126 (2.96%) Client/Server
8 91 (2.14%) iPad
9 64 (1.50%) N-Tier
10 61 (1.43%) Blog
10 61 (1.43%) Mathematics
11 55 (1.29%) Management Information System
12 49 (1.15%) iPhone
13 47 (1.10%) Visualisation
14 45 (1.06%) Blackberry
15 40 (0.94%) Life Science
16 36 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 32 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
18 29 (0.68%) Social Media
19 26 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 524 (12.31%) Windows
2 457 (10.74%) Linux
3 229 (5.38%) UNIX
4 211 (4.96%) Apple iOS
5 205 (4.82%) Android
6 46 (1.08%) Mac OS X
7 44 (1.03%) Debian
8 27 (0.63%) Solaris
9 22 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.38%) Windows Phone
11 15 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
12 13 (0.31%) Mac OS
13 10 (0.24%) CentOS
13 10 (0.24%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.094%) Fedora
15 4 (0.094%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2971 (69.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1365 (32.08%) TDD
3 1235 (29.02%) BDD
4 1178 (27.69%) Scrum
5 1100 (25.85%) Test Automation
6 914 (21.48%) Automated Testing
7 907 (21.32%) Test Scripting
8 731 (17.18%) Automation Testing
9 729 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
10 642 (15.09%) Software Testing
11 596 (14.01%) Manual Testing
12 512 (12.03%) MVC
13 508 (11.94%) E-Commerce
14 471 (11.07%) Test Strategy
15 453 (10.65%) Software Engineering
16 438 (10.29%) OO
17 394 (9.26%) Mentoring
18 357 (8.39%) Regression Testing
19 356 (8.37%) User Acceptance Testing
20 333 (7.83%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1873 (44.02%) Java
2 1329 (31.23%) SQL
3 1271 (29.87%) C#
4 1059 (24.89%) JavaScript
5 509 (11.96%) Ruby
6 340 (7.99%) PHP
7 329 (7.73%) Python
8 158 (3.71%) C++
9 129 (3.03%) Perl
10 118 (2.77%) PL/SQL
11 83 (1.95%) VB
11 83 (1.95%) Objective-C
12 70 (1.65%) Groovy
13 59 (1.39%) Bash Shell
14 56 (1.32%) VB.NET
15 55 (1.29%) VBScript
16 51 (1.20%) Shell Script
17 50 (1.18%) Scala
18 45 (1.06%) C
19 40 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 690 (16.22%) ISEB
2 571 (13.42%) Degree
3 472 (11.09%) ISTQB
4 233 (5.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 104 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 77 (1.81%) SC Cleared
7 27 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 23 (0.54%) HND
9 15 (0.35%) MCSE
9 15 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.35%) MCITP
9 15 (0.35%) CCNA
10 11 (0.26%) PhD
11 9 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 7 (0.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 7 (0.16%) Brainbench
13 7 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
13 7 (0.16%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1842 (43.29%) QA
2 10 (0.24%) GLP
3 4 (0.094%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.094%) WAI
4 3 (0.071%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.024%) WCAG
5 1 (0.024%) Solvency II
System Software
1 23 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (0.47%) Hyper-V
2 20 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.12%) Firmware
3 5 (0.12%) Cygwin
3 5 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.071%) Docker
4 3 (0.071%) vSphere
5 1 (0.024%) Varnish
5 1 (0.024%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 309 (7.26%) HP Quality Center
2 101 (2.37%) Puppet
3 83 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.33%) Vagrant
5 7 (0.16%) Nagios
6 6 (0.14%) SCCM
6 6 (0.14%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.14%) StatsD
6 6 (0.14%) Graphite
7 5 (0.12%) Ansible
8 4 (0.094%) Hyperic
9 3 (0.071%) CA LISA
9 3 (0.071%) logstash
9 3 (0.071%) cPanel
10 2 (0.047%) Salt
10 2 (0.047%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.024%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.024%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.024%) Plesk
Vendors
1 435 (10.22%) Oracle
1 435 (10.22%) Microsoft
2 285 (6.70%) HP
3 55 (1.29%) SAP
4 48 (1.13%) hybris
5 42 (0.99%) VMware
6 38 (0.89%) Talend
7 32 (0.75%) IBM
8 29 (0.68%) Google
9 28 (0.66%) Zend
9 28 (0.66%) Adobe
10 25 (0.59%) Sitecore
11 24 (0.56%) Cerillion
11 24 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
12 23 (0.54%) Atlassian
12 23 (0.54%) Telerik
13 21 (0.49%) Green Hat
13 21 (0.49%) Apple
14 20 (0.47%) Twitter
15 19 (0.45%) RedPrairie
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Periscopix
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-70k
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33950 - £35733 per annum + Pension, 28 days hol, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago