Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 135 185
Rank change year-on-year -5 +50 -60
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 170 234 168
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.97% 2.28% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.13% 12.37% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 149 233 161
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,527 1,892 1,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.65% 18.42% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,280 1,683 1,708
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +6.56% +1.67%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the City of London

Selenium
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in the City of London.

Salary trend for Selenium in the City of London

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the City of London

Selenium
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the City of London region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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
London Bridge - 2 £66,250 -
Selenium
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 138 (81.18%) Test Automation
2 119 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (44.71%) QA
4 74 (43.53%) Java
5 62 (36.47%) C#
6 61 (35.88%) Cucumber
7 47 (27.65%) Fintech
8 46 (27.06%) Finance
9 43 (25.29%) JavaScript
10 42 (24.71%) TDD
10 42 (24.71%) Scrum
10 42 (24.71%) Postman
11 40 (23.53%) BDD
11 40 (23.53%) Jenkins
12 36 (21.18%) WebDriver
13 32 (18.82%) SpecFlow
13 32 (18.82%) .NET
14 31 (18.24%) DevOps
15 30 (17.65%) Gherkin
15 30 (17.65%) API Testing
16 29 (17.06%) Python
17 28 (16.47%) Manual Testing
18 27 (15.88%) SDET
19 26 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (14.12%) Azure
20 24 (14.12%) SQL
20 24 (14.12%) Microsoft
20 24 (14.12%) JIRA
20 24 (14.12%) Software Testing
21 23 (13.53%) AWS

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 6 (3.53%) EPiServer
2 4 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.18%) CMS
4 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (5.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.12%) Azure
2 23 (13.53%) AWS
3 11 (6.47%) BrowserStack
4 9 (5.29%) SaaS
5 6 (3.53%) GCP
5 6 (3.53%) Serverless
6 5 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.94%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.35%) Office 365
8 3 (1.76%) BlazeMeter
8 3 (1.76%) GitHub
9 2 (1.18%) PaaS
10 1 (0.59%) Asana
10 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.53%) Internet
2 4 (2.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.94%) Power BI
5 3 (1.76%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.59%) MySQL
7 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (35.88%) Cucumber
2 42 (24.71%) Postman
3 40 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 36 (21.18%) WebDriver
5 32 (18.82%) SpecFlow
6 24 (14.12%) JIRA
7 21 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (10.00%) TeamCity
9 14 (8.24%) Cypress.io
10 13 (7.65%) Git (software)
11 12 (7.06%) Protractor
12 10 (5.88%) Appium
12 10 (5.88%) CircleCI
13 9 (5.29%) JMeter
13 9 (5.29%) JUnit
14 8 (4.71%) TestNG
15 6 (3.53%) Eclipse
15 6 (3.53%) SoapUI
16 5 (2.94%) Maven
16 5 (2.94%) NUnit
General
1 46 (27.06%) Finance
2 5 (2.94%) Law
2 5 (2.94%) Legal
2 5 (2.94%) Public Sector
3 4 (2.35%) Games
3 4 (2.35%) Marketing
4 2 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (22.35%) QA Engineer
2 36 (21.18%) Developer
3 24 (14.12%) Test Engineer
4 20 (11.76%) Developer in Test
5 19 (11.18%) Test Leader
6 18 (10.59%) Tester
7 15 (8.82%) Software Developer
8 14 (8.24%) Automation Tester
8 14 (8.24%) Test Automation Engineer
9 13 (7.65%) Test Manager
10 12 (7.06%) Senior QA Engineer
11 11 (6.47%) JavaScript Engineer
12 10 (5.88%) Analyst
12 10 (5.88%) QA Leader
13 9 (5.29%) Java Developer
14 8 (4.71%) Automation Test Lead
14 8 (4.71%) QA Automation Engineer
15 7 (4.12%) Automation Engineer
15 7 (4.12%) Technical Trainer
15 7 (4.12%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.82%) .NET
2 30 (17.65%) Gherkin
3 17 (10.00%) REST
4 16 (9.41%) WebdriverIO
5 13 (7.65%) .NET Framework
6 10 (5.88%) React
6 10 (5.88%) Web Services
7 9 (5.29%) RESTful
8 8 (4.71%) CSS
8 8 (4.71%) Nightwatchjs
9 7 (4.12%) Spring
9 7 (4.12%) Spring Boot
10 6 (3.53%) .NET Core
10 6 (3.53%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.53%) HTML
11 5 (2.94%) Node.js
11 5 (2.94%) OAuth
11 5 (2.94%) OAuth2
11 5 (2.94%) OpenID
11 5 (2.94%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.65%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (7.65%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.94%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.76%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (1.76%) User Experience
4 3 (1.76%) Video on Demand
4 3 (1.76%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.18%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.59%) Life Science
6 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.59%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.06%) Apple iOS
2 11 (6.47%) Android
3 8 (4.71%) Linux
4 7 (4.12%) Windows
5 4 (2.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (81.18%) Test Automation
2 119 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (27.65%) Fintech
4 42 (24.71%) Scrum
4 42 (24.71%) TDD
5 40 (23.53%) BDD
6 31 (18.24%) DevOps
7 30 (17.65%) API Testing
8 28 (16.47%) Manual Testing
9 27 (15.88%) SDET
10 26 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (14.12%) Software Testing
12 22 (12.94%) Test Strategy
13 21 (12.35%) Computer Science
14 20 (11.76%) Test Scripting
15 17 (10.00%) Mentoring
15 17 (10.00%) OOP
15 17 (10.00%) Test Management
16 16 (9.41%) Scenario Testing
16 16 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (43.53%) Java
2 62 (36.47%) C#
3 43 (25.29%) JavaScript
4 29 (17.06%) Python
5 24 (14.12%) SQL
6 13 (7.65%) Ruby
7 12 (7.06%) TypeScript
8 7 (4.12%) Go
9 5 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.76%) C
10 3 (1.76%) Scala
11 2 (1.18%) C++
11 2 (1.18%) ES6
12 1 (0.59%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.59%) Groovy
12 1 (0.59%) Java 8
12 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.59%) Perl
12 1 (0.59%) PHP
12 1 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (12.35%) ISTQB
2 17 (10.00%) Degree
3 14 (8.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (7.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (44.71%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (4.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (9.41%) Kubernetes
2 14 (8.24%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (5.29%) HP ALM
4 4 (2.35%) Terraform
5 2 (1.18%) Ansible
6 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.29%) HP
3 6 (3.53%) Google
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle
4 3 (1.76%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.18%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.18%) OutSystems
5 2 (1.18%) Pega
6 1 (0.59%) GoldenSource