Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 61 92 159
Rank change year-on-year +31 +67 -17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 279 123 195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.52% 3.08% 1.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.73% 13.68% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 259 107 162
10th Percentile £44,750 £42,500 £41,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £48,625 £49,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - +4.17%
75th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £73,438
90th Percentile £95,250 £105,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £64,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +4.35%

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 1,346 899 1,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.79% 22.48% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,227 815 1,462
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £43,138
25th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £53,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £91,125
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 26 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 215 (77.06%) QA
2 169 (60.57%) Test Automation
3 159 (56.99%) API Testing
4 147 (52.69%) Cucumber
5 143 (51.25%) REST
5 143 (51.25%) Postman
6 132 (47.31%) Java
7 118 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (37.63%) Jenkins
9 99 (35.48%) Test Strategy
10 80 (28.67%) JavaScript
11 79 (28.32%) C#
12 61 (21.86%) SDET
13 54 (19.35%) Python
14 53 (19.00%) TeamCity
15 50 (17.92%) SpecFlow
16 49 (17.56%) DevOps
17 47 (16.85%) Gherkin
18 44 (15.77%) SQL
19 43 (15.41%) WebDriver
20 40 (14.34%) Azure
21 39 (13.98%) Software Testing
22 35 (12.54%) Cypress.io
22 35 (12.54%) Manual Testing
23 34 (12.19%) QA Automation
24 33 (11.83%) Performance Testing
24 33 (11.83%) Finance
25 31 (11.11%) Regression Testing
25 31 (11.11%) Games
26 30 (10.75%) BDD

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 16 (5.73%) Confluence
2 5 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.43%) SAS
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.34%) Azure
2 20 (7.17%) AWS
3 16 (5.73%) BrowserStack
4 15 (5.38%) SaaS
5 8 (2.87%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (1.43%) Bitrise
6 4 (1.43%) Pulumi
6 4 (1.43%) Trello
7 3 (1.08%) Azure Logic Apps
7 3 (1.08%) Azure Service Bus
7 3 (1.08%) BlazeMeter
7 3 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.08%) GCP
8 2 (0.72%) Azure Service Fabric
8 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.72%) IaaS
9 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.36%) GitHub
9 1 (0.36%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.51%) HTTP
2 2 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.73%) Blockchain
2 12 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.43%) Big Data
4 4 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.08%) Redis
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.36%) Power BI
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.36%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 147 (52.69%) Cucumber
2 143 (51.25%) Postman
3 105 (37.63%) Jenkins
4 53 (19.00%) TeamCity
5 50 (17.92%) SpecFlow
6 43 (15.41%) WebDriver
7 35 (12.54%) Cypress.io
8 30 (10.75%) Robot Framework
9 29 (10.39%) JIRA
10 20 (7.17%) JMeter
11 13 (4.66%) Git (software)
11 13 (4.66%) REST Assured
12 12 (4.30%) Ranorex
13 10 (3.58%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (2.87%) GitLab
14 8 (2.87%) Jasmine
14 8 (2.87%) Visual Studio
15 7 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (2.51%) Mocha
15 7 (2.51%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (11.83%) Finance
2 31 (11.11%) Games
3 19 (6.81%) Retail
4 18 (6.45%) Legal
5 15 (5.38%) Advertising
5 15 (5.38%) Law
5 15 (5.38%) Social Skills
6 9 (3.23%) Publishing
7 5 (1.79%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.72%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 103 (36.92%) QA Engineer
2 52 (18.64%) Test Engineer
3 48 (17.20%) Senior QA Engineer
4 32 (11.47%) Automation Engineer
4 32 (11.47%) QA Automation Engineer
5 22 (7.89%) Games Engineer
6 20 (7.17%) Senior Test Engineer
7 19 (6.81%) Developer
7 19 (6.81%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 18 (6.45%) Analyst
8 18 (6.45%) Tester
9 16 (5.73%) Test Analyst
10 13 (4.66%) Software Engineer
11 12 (4.30%) Blockchain Engineer
11 12 (4.30%) Quality Engineer
11 12 (4.30%) Senior Quality Engineer
11 12 (4.30%) Test Automation Engineer
12 11 (3.94%) QA Tester
12 11 (3.94%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.58%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (51.25%) REST
2 47 (16.85%) Gherkin
3 18 (6.45%) SOAP
4 17 (6.09%) JSON
5 16 (5.73%) Web Services
6 14 (5.02%) React
7 13 (4.66%) WebdriverIO
8 12 (4.30%) .NET
9 10 (3.58%) AngularJS
10 9 (3.23%) HTML
10 9 (3.23%) Node.js
11 7 (2.51%) Apache Thrift
11 7 (2.51%) CSS
11 7 (2.51%) Puppeteer
11 7 (2.51%) RESTful
12 6 (2.15%) CSS3
12 6 (2.15%) HTML5
12 6 (2.15%) Jest
12 6 (2.15%) Kafka
12 6 (2.15%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.87%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (1.79%) Social Media
3 5 (1.79%) User Experience
4 4 (1.43%) Cloud Native
4 4 (1.43%) Online Games
4 4 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.43%) SWIFT
4 4 (1.43%) Video on Demand
4 4 (1.43%) Video\Live Streaming
4 4 (1.43%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.08%) Legacy Applications
6 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.36%) PDA
7 1 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.30%) Linux
1 12 (4.30%) Windows
2 8 (2.87%) Unix
3 4 (1.43%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.72%) Android
4 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (60.57%) Test Automation
2 159 (56.99%) API Testing
3 118 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (35.48%) Test Strategy
5 61 (21.86%) SDET
6 49 (17.56%) DevOps
7 39 (13.98%) Software Testing
8 35 (12.54%) Manual Testing
9 34 (12.19%) QA Automation
10 33 (11.83%) Performance Testing
11 31 (11.11%) Regression Testing
12 30 (10.75%) BDD
12 30 (10.75%) Mentoring
13 29 (10.39%) Re-Platforming
14 27 (9.68%) Decision-Making
15 23 (8.24%) E-Commerce
15 23 (8.24%) Front End Development
16 22 (7.89%) Scrum
17 21 (7.53%) Test Scripting
18 19 (6.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 132 (47.31%) Java
2 80 (28.67%) JavaScript
3 79 (28.32%) C#
4 54 (19.35%) Python
5 44 (15.77%) SQL
6 19 (6.81%) Groovy
7 13 (4.66%) C
8 12 (4.30%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.15%) Kotlin
10 5 (1.79%) XPath
11 4 (1.43%) PHP
12 2 (0.72%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.36%) Ruby
13 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (2.87%) ISEB
2 7 (2.51%) Degree
3 5 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.72%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (77.06%) QA
2 8 (2.87%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.87%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (3.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.43%) Xamarin
3 2 (0.72%) Perfecto Mobile
4 1 (0.36%) Dynatrace
4 1 (0.36%) HP
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle
4 1 (0.36%) Veracode