Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 105 113
Rank change year-on-year -36 +8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 251 289 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.30% 2.85% 2.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.10% 14.74% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 219 246 309
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -2.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,250 £72,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -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 2,074 1,960 2,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.99% 19.35% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,876 1,778 2,073
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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.

1 180 (71.71%) Test Automation
2 172 (68.53%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (48.21%) QA
4 114 (45.42%) BDD
5 104 (41.43%) Java
6 102 (40.64%) JavaScript
6 102 (40.64%) SQL
7 101 (40.24%) TDD
8 100 (39.84%) C#
9 98 (39.04%) Continuous Integration
10 80 (31.87%) Finance
11 72 (28.69%) Cucumber
12 70 (27.89%) Jenkins
13 67 (26.69%) HTML
14 66 (26.29%) WebDriver
15 61 (24.30%) Git (software)
16 59 (23.51%) JIRA
16 59 (23.51%) SpecFlow
17 57 (22.71%) CSS
18 56 (22.31%) SQL Server
19 55 (21.91%) .NET
20 54 (21.51%) SDLC
21 49 (19.52%) AngularJS
22 48 (19.12%) Scrum
23 41 (16.33%) MVC
24 40 (15.94%) jQuery
24 40 (15.94%) HTML5
25 38 (15.14%) TeamCity
26 36 (14.34%) Software Testing
26 36 (14.34%) JUnit

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 14 (5.58%) Apache
2 13 (5.18%) Confluence
3 11 (4.38%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.98%) WordPress
5 9 (3.59%) Drupal
6 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.80%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.80%) CMS
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.40%) nginx
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.39%) FastStats
2 2 (0.80%) Magento
2 2 (0.80%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.37%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.58%) BrowserStack
3 14 (5.58%) Sauce Labs
4 12 (4.78%) GitHub
5 11 (4.38%) npm
6 10 (3.98%) Amazon S3
7 7 (2.79%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (2.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (2.79%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (2.79%) CloudFront
7 7 (2.79%) Serverless
8 6 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.99%) SaaS
10 4 (1.59%) NuGet
10 4 (1.59%) OpenShift
11 3 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.80%) PaaS
12 2 (0.80%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.80%) HTTP
1 2 (0.80%) Skype
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.17%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.98%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.38%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.59%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (3.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (3.19%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.39%) MySQL
9 6 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.59%) Big Data
10 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.59%) Redis
11 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.80%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 72 (28.69%) Cucumber
2 70 (27.89%) Jenkins
3 66 (26.29%) WebDriver
4 61 (24.30%) Git (software)
5 59 (23.51%) JIRA
5 59 (23.51%) SpecFlow
6 38 (15.14%) TeamCity
7 36 (14.34%) JUnit
8 32 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (11.55%) NUnit
10 27 (10.76%) Jasmine
10 27 (10.76%) Maven
11 25 (9.96%) TestNG
12 22 (8.76%) HP UFT
13 20 (7.97%) Octopus Deploy
13 20 (7.97%) Visual Studio
14 19 (7.57%) SoapUI
15 18 (7.17%) Gradle
16 17 (6.77%) Subversion
17 15 (5.98%) JMeter
General
1 80 (31.87%) Finance
2 25 (9.96%) Banking
3 19 (7.57%) Law
4 10 (3.98%) Advertising
5 8 (3.19%) Back Office
5 8 (3.19%) Retail
6 6 (2.39%) Games
7 3 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.20%) Legal
7 3 (1.20%) Marketing
7 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.80%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 110 (43.82%) Developer
2 53 (21.12%) Tester
3 47 (18.73%) QA Engineer
4 35 (13.94%) Developer in Test
5 34 (13.55%) Automation Tester
6 31 (12.35%) QA Tester
7 30 (11.95%) Test Engineer
8 26 (10.36%) Senior Developer
9 25 (9.96%) .NET Developer
9 25 (9.96%) Analyst
9 25 (9.96%) Java Developer
10 24 (9.56%) Test Automation Developer
10 24 (9.56%) Test Automation Engineer
11 20 (7.97%) Java Engineer
11 20 (7.97%) Test Analyst
12 18 (7.17%) Angular Developer
12 18 (7.17%) C# Developer
12 18 (7.17%) QA Automation Tester
13 16 (6.37%) JavaScript Developer
13 16 (6.37%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (26.69%) HTML
2 57 (22.71%) CSS
3 55 (21.91%) .NET
4 49 (19.52%) AngularJS
5 40 (15.94%) HTML5
5 40 (15.94%) jQuery
6 31 (12.35%) ASP.NET
7 29 (11.55%) Web Services
8 28 (11.16%) .NET Framework
9 27 (10.76%) CSS3
10 25 (9.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (9.16%) WCF
12 22 (8.76%) React
12 22 (8.76%) REST
13 21 (8.37%) Entity Framework
14 20 (7.97%) Gherkin
15 19 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (7.57%) Spring
16 18 (7.17%) RESTful
17 16 (6.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.76%) User Experience
2 20 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.57%) Fintech
4 16 (6.37%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (5.98%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (4.78%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.78%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.79%) Social Media
8 6 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.20%) Derivative
9 3 (1.20%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.80%) EPoS
10 2 (0.80%) Equities
10 2 (0.80%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.80%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.80%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.76%) Linux
2 14 (5.58%) Windows
3 12 (4.78%) Ubuntu
4 10 (3.98%) Android
4 10 (3.98%) openSUSE
5 2 (0.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (71.71%) Test Automation
2 172 (68.53%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (45.42%) BDD
4 101 (40.24%) TDD
5 98 (39.04%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (21.51%) SDLC
7 48 (19.12%) Scrum
8 41 (16.33%) MVC
9 36 (14.34%) DevOps
9 36 (14.34%) Software Testing
10 30 (11.95%) API Testing
10 30 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (11.55%) Test Scripting
12 26 (10.36%) Regression Testing
12 26 (10.36%) Web Development
13 24 (9.56%) Test Strategy
14 23 (9.16%) Pair Programming
15 20 (7.97%) SOLID
16 18 (7.17%) SDET
17 17 (6.77%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 104 (41.43%) Java
2 102 (40.64%) JavaScript
2 102 (40.64%) SQL
3 100 (39.84%) C#
4 31 (12.35%) PHP
5 16 (6.37%) T-SQL
6 14 (5.58%) PowerShell
6 14 (5.58%) Python
7 13 (5.18%) Perl
8 12 (4.78%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.38%) ES6
10 9 (3.59%) Scala
11 8 (3.19%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.79%) Groovy
12 7 (2.79%) Java 8
13 6 (2.39%) ES7
14 5 (1.99%) Ruby
14 5 (1.99%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.59%) ES8
16 2 (0.80%) Go
Qualifications
1 15 (5.98%) ISTQB
2 14 (5.58%) ISEB
3 11 (4.38%) Degree
4 8 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (48.21%) QA
2 7 (2.79%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (9.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.78%) Puppet
3 10 (3.98%) Salt
4 6 (2.39%) HP ALM
4 6 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.80%) Ansible
5 2 (0.80%) Apache Shiro
5 2 (0.80%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.40%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (9.96%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.97%) Oracle
3 10 (3.98%) Google
4 9 (3.59%) HP
5 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.59%) SAP
6 3 (1.20%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 2 (0.80%) Adobe
7 2 (0.80%) Facebook
7 2 (0.80%) New Relic
8 1 (0.40%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.40%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.40%) Databricks
8 1 (0.40%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) MapR
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) Splunk