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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 143 139 165
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +26
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2249 2498 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.03% 2.08% 1.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.55% 13.02% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2074 1733
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
17919 19183 16649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.20% 15.98% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15030 15838 14179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 April 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 24 April 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 -6 2122 £45,000 - 319
London -26 991 £50,000 +3.09% 161
South East +27 468 £45,000 +8.43% 50
City of London -19 239 £47,500 -5.00% 52
East of England +67 196 £45,000 +12.50% 20
Yorkshire +21 168 £35,000 - 11
Surrey +50 155 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Berkshire +6 121 £47,500 +11.76% 13
North West +13 110 £38,000 +5.19% 35
Cambridgeshire +53 92 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Cambridge +54 83 £43,250 +8.12% 7
South West -58 83 £36,000 -4.00% 20
Manchester +27 77 £40,000 +6.66% 28
West Yorkshire -28 75 £39,500 +12.85% 3
Scotland +3 66 £42,500 +16.43% 15
Leeds -41 59 £35,250 +0.71% 1
East Midlands +15 56 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Hampshire -1 56 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Hertfordshire +5 55 £50,000 +17.64% 7
West Midlands -21 52 £40,000 -11.11% 8
South Yorkshire +35 48 £38,500 +14.07% 4
Bristol -8 46 £37,500 -2.59% 8
Reading -19 44 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North Yorkshire +45 42 £30,000 +5.26% 3
East Sussex -2 42 £44,000 +17.33%
Brighton +10 36 £44,000 +19.72%
Nottingham +7 35 £40,000 +18.51% 7
Nottinghamshire +4 35 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Leatherhead +22 33 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Edinburgh -8 31 £41,250 +23.13% 8

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2921 (70.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1897 (45.72%) Java
3 1800 (43.38%) QA
4 1415 (34.10%) WebDriver
5 1303 (31.41%) Test Automation
6 1297 (31.26%) TDD
7 1278 (30.80%) C#
8 1267 (30.54%) SQL
9 1122 (27.04%) Scrum
10 1099 (26.49%) JavaScript
11 1070 (25.79%) BDD
12 1058 (25.50%) Cucumber
13 980 (23.62%) Automated Testing
14 917 (22.10%) Finance
15 896 (21.60%) HTML
16 862 (20.78%) Test Scripting
17 851 (20.51%) .NET
18 703 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
19 639 (15.40%) Automation Testing
20 629 (15.16%) CSS
21 618 (14.90%) ISEB
22 610 (14.70%) Manual Testing
23 609 (14.68%) JIRA
24 592 (14.27%) Web Services
25 588 (14.17%) QuickTest Pro
26 584 (14.08%) Jenkins
27 576 (13.88%) JUnit
28 561 (13.52%) Software Testing
29 505 (12.17%) ISTQB
30 504 (12.15%) Ruby

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 171 (4.12%) Node.js
2 129 (3.11%) Apache
3 112 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 82 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 78 (1.88%) IIS
6 74 (1.78%) JBoss
7 68 (1.64%) Confluence
8 53 (1.28%) WebLogic
9 49 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 49 (1.18%) Apache Solr
10 45 (1.08%) CMS
11 29 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 25 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
12 25 (0.60%) nginx
12 25 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (0.51%) NServiceBus
14 20 (0.48%) WordPress
15 19 (0.46%) Drupal
16 15 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 199 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 39 (0.94%) MS Office
3 5 (0.12%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.12%) Mingle
4 3 (0.072%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.048%) MS Project
6 1 (0.024%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.024%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (0.024%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.19%) Sophis RISQUE
3 8 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (0.14%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.072%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.072%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.072%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.072%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.072%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.048%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.024%) Magento
8 1 (0.024%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 117 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (2.51%) SaaS
3 74 (1.78%) GitHub
4 45 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.19%) CodePlex
7 6 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
9 4 (0.096%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.072%) Veeva
11 2 (0.048%) Trello
12 1 (0.024%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.024%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.024%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.024%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.024%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.024%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.024%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 177 (4.27%) HTTP
2 123 (2.96%) Internet
3 52 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 31 (0.75%) DNS
5 21 (0.51%) Firewall
6 8 (0.19%) Wireshark
6 8 (0.19%) Network Security
7 7 (0.17%) DSL
7 7 (0.17%) WAN
7 7 (0.17%) FTP
8 6 (0.14%) Wireless
9 5 (0.12%) Intranet
9 5 (0.12%) WebEx
10 4 (0.096%) AMQP
10 4 (0.096%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.096%) LDAP
10 4 (0.096%) LAN
10 4 (0.096%) VPN
11 3 (0.072%) VoIP
11 3 (0.072%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 503 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 249 (6.00%) MySQL
3 161 (3.88%) MongoDB
4 121 (2.92%) NoSQL
5 114 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 66 (1.59%) Big Data
7 55 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 50 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
8 50 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 49 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 43 (1.04%) Hadoop
11 34 (0.82%) Redis
12 32 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
14 22 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (0.51%) Neo4j
16 20 (0.48%) RDBMS
17 19 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
18 13 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 13 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1415 (34.10%) WebDriver
2 1058 (25.50%) Cucumber
3 609 (14.68%) JIRA
4 588 (14.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 584 (14.08%) Jenkins
6 576 (13.88%) JUnit
7 460 (11.09%) Git (software)
8 388 (9.35%) JMeter
9 366 (8.82%) SpecFlow
10 321 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 307 (7.40%) SoapUI
12 303 (7.30%) NUnit
13 280 (6.75%) TeamCity
14 265 (6.39%) Maven
15 231 (5.57%) TestNG
16 229 (5.52%) Visual Studio
17 214 (5.16%) Subversion
18 179 (4.31%) Eclipse
19 147 (3.54%) FitNesse
20 144 (3.47%) Hudson
General
1 917 (22.10%) Finance
2 186 (4.48%) Banking
3 159 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 158 (3.81%) Retail
5 118 (2.84%) Games
6 109 (2.63%) Advertising
7 84 (2.02%) Marketing
8 52 (1.25%) Publishing
8 52 (1.25%) Law
9 38 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 33 (0.80%) Back Office
10 33 (0.80%) Aerospace
11 27 (0.65%) Automotive
12 22 (0.53%) Investment Banking
13 18 (0.43%) Online Betting
14 17 (0.41%) Legal
15 16 (0.39%) Electronics
16 15 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.36%) Manufacturing
17 12 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1071 (25.81%) Developer
2 1067 (25.72%) Analyst
3 905 (21.81%) Test Analyst
4 866 (20.87%) Tester
5 444 (10.70%) Test Engineer
6 361 (8.70%) QA Engineer
7 360 (8.68%) Automation Tester
8 306 (7.38%) Software Engineer
9 266 (6.41%) Java Developer
10 261 (6.29%) Senior Developer
11 243 (5.86%) QA Analyst
12 234 (5.64%) Software Tester
13 229 (5.52%) Automation Engineer
14 203 (4.89%) .NET Developer
15 165 (3.98%) Test Manager
16 157 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
17 151 (3.64%) Automation Analyst
18 144 (3.47%) Automation Test Analyst
19 136 (3.28%) Test Leader
19 136 (3.28%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 896 (21.60%) HTML
2 851 (20.51%) .NET
3 629 (15.16%) CSS
4 592 (14.27%) Web Services
5 480 (11.57%) XML
6 452 (10.89%) jQuery
7 381 (9.18%) HTML5
8 345 (8.32%) ASP.NET
9 329 (7.93%) REST
10 278 (6.70%) SOAP
11 263 (6.34%) Spring
12 251 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 235 (5.66%) AngularJS
14 225 (5.42%) RESTful
15 196 (4.72%) Ajax
16 185 (4.46%) Gherkin
17 176 (4.24%) CSS3
18 171 (4.12%) JSON
19 164 (3.95%) WCF
20 159 (3.83%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 418 (10.07%) Open Source
2 290 (6.99%) Mobile App
3 256 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 247 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 141 (3.40%) User Experience
6 122 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 85 (2.05%) Client/Server
8 73 (1.76%) iPad
9 66 (1.59%) iPhone
10 52 (1.25%) Management Information System
11 50 (1.21%) Mathematics
12 48 (1.16%) N-Tier
13 46 (1.11%) Visualisation
14 37 (0.89%) Blackberry
15 35 (0.84%) Blog
16 30 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 29 (0.70%) Online Games
18 26 (0.63%) Wiki
18 26 (0.63%) Social Media
19 24 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 409 (9.86%) Windows
2 402 (9.69%) Linux
3 270 (6.51%) Android
4 268 (6.46%) Apple iOS
5 188 (4.53%) UNIX
6 35 (0.84%) Mac OS X
7 30 (0.72%) Debian
8 29 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
10 19 (0.46%) CentOS
11 18 (0.43%) Ubuntu
12 17 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (0.41%) Mac OS
13 12 (0.29%) Windows Phone
14 11 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.27%) openSUSE
15 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.19%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
18 4 (0.096%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2921 (70.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1303 (31.41%) Test Automation
3 1297 (31.26%) TDD
4 1122 (27.04%) Scrum
5 1070 (25.79%) BDD
6 980 (23.62%) Automated Testing
7 862 (20.78%) Test Scripting
8 703 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
9 639 (15.40%) Automation Testing
10 610 (14.70%) Manual Testing
11 561 (13.52%) Software Testing
12 501 (12.08%) MVC
13 440 (10.60%) E-Commerce
14 411 (9.91%) Test Strategy
15 406 (9.79%) Software Engineering
16 381 (9.18%) OO
17 369 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
18 331 (7.98%) Performance Testing
19 326 (7.86%) Regression Testing
20 300 (7.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1897 (45.72%) Java
2 1278 (30.80%) C#
3 1267 (30.54%) SQL
4 1099 (26.49%) JavaScript
5 504 (12.15%) Ruby
6 394 (9.50%) Python
7 342 (8.24%) PHP
8 173 (4.17%) C++
9 123 (2.96%) Perl
10 109 (2.63%) Groovy
11 107 (2.58%) PL/SQL
12 101 (2.43%) Objective-C
13 96 (2.31%) T-SQL
14 71 (1.71%) VB
14 71 (1.71%) C
15 61 (1.47%) VBScript
16 59 (1.42%) Scala
16 59 (1.42%) Shell Script
17 54 (1.30%) Bash Shell
18 47 (1.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 618 (14.90%) ISEB
2 505 (12.17%) ISTQB
3 502 (12.10%) Degree
4 261 (6.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 64 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 45 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 33 (0.80%) HND
8 29 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 15 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
10 9 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.19%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.096%) CSQA
14 3 (0.072%) MCITP
14 3 (0.072%) PMP
14 3 (0.072%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 3 (0.072%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.072%) MCSE
14 3 (0.072%) PhD
14 3 (0.072%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1800 (43.38%) QA
2 19 (0.46%) WCAG
3 9 (0.22%) WAI
4 4 (0.096%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.048%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.048%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.024%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.024%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 26 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (0.41%) Hyper-V
3 13 (0.31%) Docker
4 8 (0.19%) Varnish
5 7 (0.17%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.17%) KVM
6 5 (0.12%) Xen
7 4 (0.096%) Cygwin
8 3 (0.072%) vSphere
9 2 (0.048%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.024%) vCloud
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 208 (5.01%) HP Quality Center
2 73 (1.76%) Puppet
3 72 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.29%) Salt
5 6 (0.14%) CA LISA
5 6 (0.14%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.12%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.096%) Ansible
8 3 (0.072%) cPanel
9 2 (0.048%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.048%) logstash
10 1 (0.024%) StatsD
10 1 (0.024%) Graphite
10 1 (0.024%) Kibana
10 1 (0.024%) Graylog
Vendors
1 387 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 375 (9.04%) Oracle
3 188 (4.53%) HP
4 50 (1.21%) Sitecore
5 42 (1.01%) IBM
6 40 (0.96%) Google
7 37 (0.89%) VMware
8 32 (0.77%) SAP
9 29 (0.70%) Telerik
10 25 (0.60%) Apple
10 25 (0.60%) TIBCO
11 23 (0.55%) hybris
12 20 (0.48%) Atlassian
13 19 (0.46%) Facebook
13 19 (0.46%) WorldPay
14 18 (0.43%) Zend
14 18 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
15 16 (0.39%) Capita
16 15 (0.36%) Talend
16 15 (0.36%) Adobe
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + great benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The One Group
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-47k
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £44000 - £56650 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 - £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Test People
Salary: Salary Dependent on Experience - Excellent Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £700000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago