Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 119 114
Rank change year-on-year -28 -5 +34
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 205 285 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.01% 2.47% 2.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.80% 13.12% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 181 266 388
City of London median annual salary £59,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £57,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +14.00% -13.04% +9.52%

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 1898 2172 2741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.60% 18.83% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 2013 2347
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +4.76%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 148 (72.20%) Test Automation
2 144 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (63.41%) Java
4 105 (51.22%) QA
5 94 (45.85%) SQL
6 89 (43.41%) WebDriver
7 88 (42.93%) JavaScript
8 77 (37.56%) Cucumber
8 77 (37.56%) BDD
9 72 (35.12%) HTML
10 68 (33.17%) Scrum
11 64 (31.22%) TDD
12 63 (30.73%) Finance
13 52 (25.37%) C#
14 49 (23.90%) Test Strategy
15 46 (22.44%) jQuery
16 43 (20.98%) SDLC
17 41 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (19.51%) .NET
19 39 (19.02%) Test Scripting
20 37 (18.05%) Python
20 37 (18.05%) Jenkins
21 34 (16.59%) SQL Server
22 33 (16.10%) CSS
23 32 (15.61%) Degree
23 32 (15.61%) AngularJS
24 30 (14.63%) ISTQB
24 30 (14.63%) JIRA
25 27 (13.17%) SpecFlow
25 27 (13.17%) HTML5

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 10 (4.88%) Apache TomEE
1 10 (4.88%) JBoss
1 10 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.44%) CMS
3 5 (2.44%) EPiServer
3 5 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.46%) IIS
5 2 (0.98%) Confluence
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.90%) SaaS
4 6 (2.93%) npm
5 4 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (1.95%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.95%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.95%) Serverless
6 2 (0.98%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.98%) Datadog
6 2 (0.98%) GitHub
7 1 (0.49%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.98%) HTTP
1 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.49%) DNS
2 1 (0.49%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.83%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.41%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.41%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.44%) Big Data
4 5 (2.44%) Couchbase
4 5 (2.44%) Redis
5 4 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.95%) Blockchain
5 4 (1.95%) MySQL
6 3 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.46%) DocumentDB
7 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 89 (43.41%) WebDriver
2 77 (37.56%) Cucumber
3 37 (18.05%) Jenkins
4 30 (14.63%) JIRA
5 27 (13.17%) SpecFlow
6 26 (12.68%) JUnit
7 24 (11.71%) Gatling
8 23 (11.22%) Jasmine
9 22 (10.73%) Maven
10 18 (8.78%) NUnit
10 18 (8.78%) TeamCity
11 16 (7.80%) Git (software)
11 16 (7.80%) JMeter
11 16 (7.80%) Protractor
11 16 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (7.32%) Octopus Deploy
13 13 (6.34%) Appium
13 13 (6.34%) gulp
14 12 (5.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (5.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (30.73%) Finance
2 18 (8.78%) Banking
3 16 (7.80%) Advertising
4 12 (5.85%) Marketing
5 9 (4.39%) Retail
6 6 (2.93%) Law
7 5 (2.44%) Back Office
8 4 (1.95%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.46%) Games
10 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Legal
10 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (32.20%) Developer
2 35 (17.07%) Java Developer
2 35 (17.07%) Tester
3 34 (16.59%) QA Engineer
4 31 (15.12%) Analyst
5 29 (14.15%) Senior Developer
6 26 (12.68%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (11.22%) Test Engineer
8 20 (9.76%) Test Analyst
9 19 (9.27%) QA Analyst
10 17 (8.29%) Automation Tester
10 17 (8.29%) Software Tester
11 14 (6.83%) Developer in Test
12 13 (6.34%) Lead Developer
13 12 (5.85%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (5.85%) Test Automation Engineer
14 11 (5.37%) .NET Developer
14 11 (5.37%) Automation Test Lead
14 11 (5.37%) Test Leader
15 10 (4.88%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (35.12%) HTML
2 46 (22.44%) jQuery
3 40 (19.51%) .NET
4 33 (16.10%) CSS
5 32 (15.61%) AngularJS
6 27 (13.17%) HTML5
7 26 (12.68%) Ajax
7 26 (12.68%) Hibernate
8 24 (11.71%) CSS3
9 20 (9.76%) ASP.NET
9 20 (9.76%) Web Services
10 17 (8.29%) RESTful
10 17 (8.29%) XML
11 16 (7.80%) JSON
12 15 (7.32%) Spring
13 14 (6.83%) Gherkin
13 14 (6.83%) Node.js
14 13 (6.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (6.34%) Entity Framework
14 13 (6.34%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.76%) User Experience
2 18 (8.78%) Mobile App
3 17 (8.29%) Fintech
4 16 (7.80%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.90%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.44%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.95%) BBC
7 4 (1.95%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.95%) STB
8 3 (1.46%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.46%) Equities
8 3 (1.46%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.46%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.98%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.98%) Online Games
10 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.49%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.24%) Linux
2 11 (5.37%) Android
2 11 (5.37%) Apple iOS
3 10 (4.88%) Windows
4 6 (2.93%) Debian
5 3 (1.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (72.20%) Test Automation
2 144 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (37.56%) BDD
4 68 (33.17%) Scrum
5 64 (31.22%) TDD
6 49 (23.90%) Test Strategy
7 43 (20.98%) SDLC
8 41 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (19.02%) Test Scripting
10 25 (12.20%) Manual Testing
11 22 (10.73%) MVC
12 21 (10.24%) Regression Testing
12 21 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (9.76%) Software Testing
14 18 (8.78%) API Testing
15 17 (8.29%) DevOps
15 17 (8.29%) Kanban
15 17 (8.29%) OO
15 17 (8.29%) SDET
16 16 (7.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 130 (63.41%) Java
2 94 (45.85%) SQL
3 88 (42.93%) JavaScript
4 52 (25.37%) C#
5 37 (18.05%) Python
6 22 (10.73%) Ruby
7 12 (5.85%) C
7 12 (5.85%) C++
7 12 (5.85%) Groovy
8 10 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.88%) Scala
8 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.90%) Go
9 8 (3.90%) PHP
9 8 (3.90%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.41%) ES6
11 6 (2.93%) Clojure
12 4 (1.95%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.95%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.46%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (15.61%) Degree
2 30 (14.63%) ISTQB
3 22 (10.73%) ISEB
4 9 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (3.90%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (51.22%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) Ansible
1 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (6.83%) Oracle
2 7 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.44%) Marketo
3 5 (2.44%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.95%) Arqiva
4 4 (1.95%) BT
4 4 (1.95%) HP
5 1 (0.49%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.49%) Twitter