Period
to 23 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 67 107 149
Rank change year-on-year +40 +42 -15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 270 111 275
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 3.96% 2.67% 2.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.84% 12.47% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 250 91 242
10th Percentile £43,000 £44,000 £41,110
25th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £64,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.78% +3.20% +13.64%
75th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £82,375
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

Selenium is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,433 890 2,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 21.03% 21.40% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,298 795 1,936
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Central London

Selenium
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in Central London.

Salary trend for Selenium in Central London

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in Central London over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Central London

Selenium
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 258 £65,000 +4.00% 32
West End of London -13 1 - -
City of Westminster -17 1 - -
Selenium
London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 198 (73.33%) QA
2 166 (61.48%) Test Automation
3 149 (55.19%) Cucumber
4 141 (52.22%) API Testing
5 127 (47.04%) Java
6 126 (46.67%) Postman
7 116 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
7 116 (42.96%) REST
8 93 (34.44%) Jenkins
9 88 (32.59%) Test Strategy
10 82 (30.37%) C#
11 77 (28.52%) JavaScript
12 56 (20.74%) SDET
13 49 (18.15%) Python
14 47 (17.41%) Gherkin
14 47 (17.41%) TeamCity
15 44 (16.30%) SpecFlow
16 43 (15.93%) WebDriver
17 42 (15.56%) Software Testing
17 42 (15.56%) DevOps
18 39 (14.44%) SQL
18 39 (14.44%) Azure
19 35 (12.96%) QA Automation
20 34 (12.59%) Manual Testing
21 33 (12.22%) Cypress.io
22 32 (11.85%) Performance Testing
22 32 (11.85%) Finance
23 31 (11.48%) AWS
24 30 (11.11%) BDD
24 30 (11.11%) Scrum

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.19%) Confluence
2 6 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.48%) SAS
4 2 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.37%) GemFire
5 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.44%) Azure
2 31 (11.48%) AWS
3 18 (6.67%) SaaS
4 10 (3.70%) BrowserStack
5 6 (2.22%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (1.48%) Bitrise
6 4 (1.48%) Pulumi
6 4 (1.48%) Trello
7 3 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.11%) BlazeMeter
7 3 (1.11%) GCP
7 3 (1.11%) Serverless
8 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.74%) GitHub
8 2 (0.74%) IaaS
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.37%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) Calico
2 1 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.67%) Blockchain
2 11 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.59%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.48%) Big Data
4 4 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.48%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.48%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.48%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.11%) Redis
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.37%) Power BI
7 1 (0.37%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 149 (55.19%) Cucumber
2 126 (46.67%) Postman
3 93 (34.44%) Jenkins
4 47 (17.41%) TeamCity
5 44 (16.30%) SpecFlow
6 43 (15.93%) WebDriver
7 33 (12.22%) Cypress.io
8 28 (10.37%) Robot Framework
9 27 (10.00%) JIRA
10 20 (7.41%) Git (software)
10 20 (7.41%) JMeter
11 14 (5.19%) REST Assured
12 12 (4.44%) Jasmine
12 12 (4.44%) Ranorex
13 10 (3.70%) SoapUI
13 10 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (3.33%) GitLab
15 7 (2.59%) Mocha
15 7 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
15 7 (2.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (11.85%) Finance
2 29 (10.74%) Games
3 19 (7.04%) Retail
4 16 (5.93%) Advertising
4 16 (5.93%) Legal
5 13 (4.81%) Law
6 12 (4.44%) Publishing
7 10 (3.70%) Social Skills
8 3 (1.11%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (36.30%) QA Engineer
2 41 (15.19%) Senior QA Engineer
3 38 (14.07%) Test Engineer
4 34 (12.59%) Automation Engineer
5 33 (12.22%) QA Automation Engineer
6 30 (11.11%) Developer
7 20 (7.41%) Games Engineer
8 18 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
9 17 (6.30%) Analyst
9 17 (6.30%) Software Developer
10 16 (5.93%) Developer in Test
10 16 (5.93%) Test Analyst
10 16 (5.93%) Tester
11 14 (5.19%) E-Commerce Engineer
12 13 (4.81%) Quality Engineer
13 12 (4.44%) Blockchain Engineer
13 12 (4.44%) Senior Quality Engineer
14 11 (4.07%) Test Automation Engineer
15 10 (3.70%) Software Engineer
16 9 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (42.96%) REST
2 47 (17.41%) Gherkin
3 21 (7.78%) .NET
4 17 (6.30%) React
4 17 (6.30%) SOAP
5 15 (5.56%) Web Services
6 14 (5.19%) WebdriverIO
7 13 (4.81%) JSON
8 12 (4.44%) HTML
9 10 (3.70%) Ajax
9 10 (3.70%) AngularJS
9 10 (3.70%) HTML5
9 10 (3.70%) Node.js
9 10 (3.70%) Sass
10 9 (3.33%) .NET Framework
10 9 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (2.96%) Puppeteer
12 6 (2.22%) CSS
12 6 (2.22%) Jest
12 6 (2.22%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (2.22%) User Experience
3 5 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (1.85%) Social Media
3 5 (1.85%) Video on Demand
4 4 (1.48%) Online Games
4 4 (1.48%) SWIFT
4 4 (1.48%) Video\Live Streaming
4 4 (1.48%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.11%) Legacy Applications
6 2 (0.74%) Cloud Native
6 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.37%) PDA
7 1 (0.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.81%) Linux
1 13 (4.81%) Windows
2 9 (3.33%) Unix
3 4 (1.48%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.74%) Android
4 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (61.48%) Test Automation
2 141 (52.22%) API Testing
3 116 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (32.59%) Test Strategy
5 56 (20.74%) SDET
6 42 (15.56%) DevOps
6 42 (15.56%) Software Testing
7 35 (12.96%) QA Automation
8 34 (12.59%) Manual Testing
9 32 (11.85%) Performance Testing
10 30 (11.11%) BDD
10 30 (11.11%) Scrum
11 29 (10.74%) Regression Testing
12 27 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 26 (9.63%) Front End Development
14 25 (9.26%) Fintech
15 24 (8.89%) Test Scripting
16 22 (8.15%) Re-Platforming
16 22 (8.15%) TDD
17 21 (7.78%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 127 (47.04%) Java
2 82 (30.37%) C#
3 77 (28.52%) JavaScript
4 49 (18.15%) Python
5 39 (14.44%) SQL
6 17 (6.30%) Groovy
7 13 (4.81%) C
8 12 (4.44%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.22%) Kotlin
10 5 (1.85%) XPath
11 3 (1.11%) PHP
11 3 (1.11%) Ruby
12 2 (0.74%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.74%) VBScript
13 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 8 (2.96%) ISEB
3 7 (2.59%) Degree
4 3 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.37%) OCP
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (73.33%) QA
2 6 (2.22%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
3 1 (0.37%) Grafana
3 1 (0.37%) Kibana
3 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
3 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.48%) Xamarin
3 3 (1.11%) HP
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle
4 2 (0.74%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.37%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.37%) PayPal
5 1 (0.37%) Perfecto Mobile
5 1 (0.37%) Veracode