Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 121 130
Rank change year-on-year -56 +9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 167 256 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.59% 2.40% 2.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.75% 11.97% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 152 235 293
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,325 £34,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £89,500
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 1,908 2,139 2,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.12% 20.08% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,699 1,980 2,023
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.77%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 133 (79.64%) Test Automation
2 116 (69.46%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (68.26%) Java
4 93 (55.69%) QA
5 75 (44.91%) WebDriver
6 70 (41.92%) JavaScript
7 69 (41.32%) Cucumber
8 62 (37.13%) SQL
9 50 (29.94%) HTML
10 47 (28.14%) Finance
10 47 (28.14%) BDD
11 43 (25.75%) Scrum
12 41 (24.55%) Test Strategy
13 39 (23.35%) Python
14 37 (22.16%) TDD
15 33 (19.76%) Jenkins
16 32 (19.16%) C#
17 27 (16.17%) JIRA
18 25 (14.97%) jQuery
19 24 (14.37%) ISTQB
19 24 (14.37%) Fintech
20 23 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (13.77%) Linux
21 22 (13.17%) Hibernate
21 22 (13.17%) Test Scripting
22 21 (12.57%) Software Testing
22 21 (12.57%) SDLC
23 20 (11.98%) API Testing
23 20 (11.98%) Gatling
23 20 (11.98%) Ajax

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 5 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (2.99%) JBoss
2 4 (2.40%) Apache TomEE
2 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.80%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) Apache
4 2 (1.20%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.20%) Confluence
4 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.99%) SaaS
4 4 (2.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (2.40%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.40%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.40%) Serverless
5 3 (1.80%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (1.20%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.78%) Relational Database
2 11 (6.59%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.59%) Big Data
4 5 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.99%) Blockchain
5 4 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.40%) Redis
6 3 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.80%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (1.80%) MySQL
7 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 75 (44.91%) WebDriver
2 69 (41.32%) Cucumber
3 33 (19.76%) Jenkins
4 27 (16.17%) JIRA
5 20 (11.98%) Gatling
6 19 (11.38%) JUnit
7 16 (9.58%) JMeter
8 15 (8.98%) Maven
9 13 (7.78%) Git (software)
10 12 (7.19%) Appium
10 12 (7.19%) Jasmine
11 11 (6.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (5.39%) SpecFlow
12 9 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (5.39%) TeamCity
13 8 (4.79%) NUnit
14 7 (4.19%) Calabash
14 7 (4.19%) gulp
15 6 (3.59%) Protractor
15 6 (3.59%) Sinon.JS
General
1 47 (28.14%) Finance
2 12 (7.19%) Banking
3 9 (5.39%) Law
4 8 (4.79%) Marketing
5 7 (4.19%) Advertising
6 3 (1.80%) Games
6 3 (1.80%) Retail
7 2 (1.20%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (26.35%) Developer
2 32 (19.16%) Tester
3 29 (17.37%) QA Engineer
4 26 (15.57%) Java Developer
5 23 (13.77%) Senior Developer
6 21 (12.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (10.78%) Analyst
8 17 (10.18%) Test Engineer
9 15 (8.98%) Software Tester
10 14 (8.38%) Automation Tester
11 13 (7.78%) Developer in Test
11 13 (7.78%) QA Analyst
12 10 (5.99%) Senior Tester
13 9 (5.39%) QA Automation Engineer
14 8 (4.79%) Automation Engineer
14 8 (4.79%) Automation Test Lead
14 8 (4.79%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (4.79%) Test Analyst
14 8 (4.79%) Test Automation Engineer
14 8 (4.79%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.94%) HTML
2 25 (14.97%) jQuery
3 22 (13.17%) Hibernate
4 20 (11.98%) Ajax
5 17 (10.18%) Node.js
5 17 (10.18%) RESTful
6 15 (8.98%) AngularJS
6 15 (8.98%) XML
7 14 (8.38%) Spring
8 13 (7.78%) CSS
8 13 (7.78%) HTML5
9 12 (7.19%) JSON
9 12 (7.19%) Web Services
10 11 (6.59%) .NET
11 10 (5.99%) React
12 9 (5.39%) CSS3
12 9 (5.39%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (5.39%) SOAP
13 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET
13 6 (3.59%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) Fintech
2 13 (7.78%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.59%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.99%) User Experience
7 4 (2.40%) BBC
7 4 (2.40%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.40%) STB
7 4 (2.40%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.20%) Online Games
9 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.60%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.60%) Social Media
9 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.77%) Linux
2 14 (8.38%) Android
3 13 (7.78%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.39%) Windows
5 6 (3.59%) Debian
6 5 (2.99%) Unix
7 1 (0.60%) openSUSE
7 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (79.64%) Test Automation
2 116 (69.46%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (28.14%) BDD
4 43 (25.75%) Scrum
5 41 (24.55%) Test Strategy
6 37 (22.16%) TDD
7 23 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (13.17%) Test Scripting
9 21 (12.57%) SDLC
9 21 (12.57%) Software Testing
10 20 (11.98%) API Testing
11 18 (10.78%) Manual Testing
12 17 (10.18%) Regression Testing
13 15 (8.98%) QA Automation
13 15 (8.98%) User Stories
14 14 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (7.78%) SDET
16 12 (7.19%) Functional Testing
16 12 (7.19%) Mentoring
16 12 (7.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (68.26%) Java
2 70 (41.92%) JavaScript
3 62 (37.13%) SQL
4 39 (23.35%) Python
5 32 (19.16%) C#
6 15 (8.98%) C++
6 15 (8.98%) Ruby
7 14 (8.38%) Groovy
8 11 (6.59%) C
9 10 (5.99%) PHP
9 10 (5.99%) Scala
10 8 (4.79%) ES6
10 8 (4.79%) Go
10 8 (4.79%) TypeScript
11 6 (3.59%) Clojure
12 4 (2.40%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.40%) Lua
12 4 (2.40%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.80%) R
14 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (14.37%) ISTQB
2 18 (10.78%) ISEB
3 17 (10.18%) Degree
4 7 (4.19%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (55.69%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (7.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.99%) Puppet
2 3 (1.80%) Ansible
2 3 (1.80%) Nagios
3 2 (1.20%) Salt
3 2 (1.20%) Terraform
4 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.60%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.60%) Kibana
4 1 (0.60%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (5.99%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle
3 4 (2.40%) Arqiva
3 4 (2.40%) BT
4 2 (1.20%) HP
4 2 (1.20%) Splunk
4 2 (1.20%) Twitter
5 1 (0.60%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe
5 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.60%) New Relic