Period
to 1 August 2021

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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 72 113 131
Rank change year-on-year +41 +18 +11
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 221 127 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.96% 2.42% 2.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.21% 12.75% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 209 113 224
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,750 £45,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £48,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £64,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.16% +2.40% +4.17%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,250 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +10.62%

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 1,284 996 1,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.99% 18.99% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,173 881 1,664
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £45,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,750 £53,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £98,750 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +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 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 165 (74.66%) Test Automation
2 156 (70.59%) QA
3 97 (43.89%) Cucumber
4 90 (40.72%) Java
5 87 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (35.75%) API Testing
7 71 (32.13%) C#
8 70 (31.67%) Postman
9 62 (28.05%) Test Strategy
10 59 (26.70%) Jenkins
11 58 (26.24%) JavaScript
12 56 (25.34%) REST
12 56 (25.34%) SDET
13 48 (21.72%) BDD
14 46 (20.81%) SQL
15 44 (19.91%) Software Testing
16 43 (19.46%) Fintech
17 40 (18.10%) SpecFlow
18 39 (17.65%) Finance
19 38 (17.19%) DevOps
20 35 (15.84%) Python
20 35 (15.84%) WebDriver
21 33 (14.93%) Gherkin
22 32 (14.48%) Azure
23 30 (13.57%) Cypress.io
24 27 (12.22%) AWS
25 26 (11.76%) TeamCity
25 26 (11.76%) Test Scripting
25 26 (11.76%) Regression Testing
25 26 (11.76%) Microservices

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 8 (3.62%) Confluence
2 6 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.90%) SAS
5 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.45%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (1.36%) InVision
1 3 (1.36%) Sketch
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.45%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.48%) Azure
2 27 (12.22%) AWS
3 7 (3.17%) SaaS
4 4 (1.81%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.81%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (1.81%) Serverless
5 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.36%) Pulumi
6 2 (0.90%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 2 (0.90%) Bitrise
6 2 (0.90%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (0.90%) CloudBees
6 2 (0.90%) IaaS
6 2 (0.90%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub
7 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.26%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) Calico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (4.52%) Blockchain
3 7 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.26%) Big Data
4 5 (2.26%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.26%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.90%) MySQL
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.90%) Redis
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 97 (43.89%) Cucumber
2 70 (31.67%) Postman
3 59 (26.70%) Jenkins
4 40 (18.10%) SpecFlow
5 35 (15.84%) WebDriver
6 30 (13.57%) Cypress.io
7 26 (11.76%) TeamCity
8 18 (8.14%) JMeter
9 16 (7.24%) Robot Framework
10 15 (6.79%) Ranorex
11 14 (6.33%) JIRA
11 14 (6.33%) REST Assured
12 13 (5.88%) SoapUI
13 12 (5.43%) Git (software)
14 10 (4.52%) GitLab
15 9 (4.07%) Appium
16 8 (3.62%) NUnit
17 5 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 5 (2.26%) JUnit
17 5 (2.26%) Mocha
General
1 39 (17.65%) Finance
2 21 (9.50%) Legal
3 16 (7.24%) Law
4 14 (6.33%) Advertising
4 14 (6.33%) Social Skills
5 13 (5.88%) Publishing
6 11 (4.98%) Games
7 9 (4.07%) Retail
8 3 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.90%) Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 57 (25.79%) QA Engineer
2 36 (16.29%) Automation Engineer
3 32 (14.48%) Developer
4 27 (12.22%) QA Automation Engineer
5 25 (11.31%) Test Engineer
6 20 (9.05%) Developer in Test
7 19 (8.60%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.24%) Tester
9 15 (6.79%) Analyst
10 14 (6.33%) Senior QA Engineer
11 12 (5.43%) QA Leader
12 10 (4.52%) Software Engineer
12 10 (4.52%) Test Automation Engineer
13 9 (4.07%) Automation Tester
13 9 (4.07%) Senior Test Engineer
14 8 (3.62%) Data Engineer
14 8 (3.62%) Lead Developer
14 8 (3.62%) Test Analyst
15 7 (3.17%) React Developer
15 7 (3.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (25.34%) REST
2 33 (14.93%) Gherkin
3 18 (8.14%) .NET
4 16 (7.24%) Web Services
5 13 (5.88%) JSON
6 12 (5.43%) CSS
6 12 (5.43%) HTML
6 12 (5.43%) React
7 11 (4.98%) Puppeteer
8 10 (4.52%) Kafka
9 9 (4.07%) WebdriverIO
10 8 (3.62%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.62%) CSS3
10 8 (3.62%) HTML5
11 7 (3.17%) Node.js
12 6 (2.71%) Regular Expression
12 6 (2.71%) Sass
12 6 (2.71%) Spring
12 6 (2.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (2.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.43%) Video on Demand
2 8 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (3.62%) User Experience
3 6 (2.71%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.71%) Social Media
4 5 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.81%) Video\Live Streaming
6 3 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.90%) NHS
7 2 (0.90%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.45%) Anti-Piracy
8 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.45%) Legacy Applications
8 1 (0.45%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.33%) Windows
2 13 (5.88%) Linux
3 10 (4.52%) Unix
4 4 (1.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (74.66%) Test Automation
2 87 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (35.75%) API Testing
4 62 (28.05%) Test Strategy
5 56 (25.34%) SDET
6 48 (21.72%) BDD
7 44 (19.91%) Software Testing
8 43 (19.46%) Fintech
9 38 (17.19%) DevOps
10 26 (11.76%) Microservices
10 26 (11.76%) Regression Testing
10 26 (11.76%) Test Scripting
11 25 (11.31%) Mentoring
12 24 (10.86%) TDD
13 23 (10.41%) SDLC
14 19 (8.60%) Scrum
15 18 (8.14%) OO
15 18 (8.14%) Performance Testing
15 18 (8.14%) QA Automation
15 18 (8.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 90 (40.72%) Java
2 71 (32.13%) C#
3 58 (26.24%) JavaScript
4 46 (20.81%) SQL
5 35 (15.84%) Python
6 16 (7.24%) C
7 13 (5.88%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.71%) XPath
9 5 (2.26%) Kotlin
10 4 (1.81%) ES6
10 4 (1.81%) Ruby
11 3 (1.36%) ES7
11 3 (1.36%) Groovy
11 3 (1.36%) Java 11
11 3 (1.36%) Scala
12 2 (0.90%) VBScript
13 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.45%) PHP
13 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (6.79%) ISTQB
2 8 (3.62%) ISEB
3 7 (3.17%) Degree
4 3 (1.36%) SANS
5 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.45%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) OCP
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (70.59%) QA
2 4 (1.81%) Accessibility
3 3 (1.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (4.07%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.71%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.90%) Grafana
3 2 (0.90%) Kibana
3 2 (0.90%) Terraform
4 1 (0.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (3.62%) PayPal
2 7 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.26%) Atlassian
3 5 (2.26%) Oracle
4 3 (1.36%) HP
5 1 (0.45%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.45%) Kofax