Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 147 120
Rank change year-on-year +12 -27 -4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 265 205 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.37% 2.01% 2.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.83% 10.85% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 232 181 266
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +18.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £40,800 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.88% +14.00% -13.04%

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 2,065 1,890 2,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.47% 18.50% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,853 1,725 1,998
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 189 (71.32%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (68.30%) Test Automation
3 122 (46.04%) QA
4 120 (45.28%) Java
5 118 (44.53%) C#
6 112 (42.26%) BDD
7 106 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 103 (38.87%) SQL
9 98 (36.98%) TDD
10 91 (34.34%) Continuous Integration
11 86 (32.45%) Finance
12 80 (30.19%) Cucumber
13 70 (26.42%) WebDriver
14 66 (24.91%) Jenkins
15 65 (24.53%) SQL Server
16 64 (24.15%) Scrum
17 63 (23.77%) HTML
18 59 (22.26%) .NET
19 58 (21.89%) SpecFlow
20 56 (21.13%) Git (software)
21 54 (20.38%) JIRA
22 51 (19.25%) SDLC
23 45 (16.98%) CSS
24 44 (16.60%) jQuery
25 40 (15.09%) AngularJS
25 40 (15.09%) TeamCity
26 39 (14.72%) DevOps
26 39 (14.72%) Microsoft
27 38 (14.34%) Software Testing
27 38 (14.34%) Problem-Solving

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 (5.28%) Confluence
2 13 (4.91%) Apache
3 11 (4.15%) Apache TomEE
3 11 (4.15%) JBoss
3 11 (4.15%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.15%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.40%) WordPress
5 4 (1.51%) IIS
5 4 (1.51%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.13%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.75%) CMS
7 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.38%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (3.40%) FastStats
2 3 (1.13%) RiskWrite
3 2 (0.75%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.53%) npm
3 12 (4.53%) Sauce Labs
4 10 (3.77%) BrowserStack
4 10 (3.77%) GitHub
5 6 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.89%) NuGet
7 4 (1.51%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.51%) SaaS
8 3 (1.13%) BlazeMeter
8 3 (1.13%) Office 365
9 2 (0.75%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.75%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.75%) PaaS
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.38%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) HTTP
2 2 (0.75%) DSL
2 2 (0.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.38%) Skype
3 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.15%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.40%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.40%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.64%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.89%) Big Data
9 4 (1.51%) MySQL
10 3 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.13%) Blockchain
10 3 (1.13%) Redis
11 2 (0.75%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 80 (30.19%) Cucumber
2 70 (26.42%) WebDriver
3 66 (24.91%) Jenkins
4 58 (21.89%) SpecFlow
5 56 (21.13%) Git (software)
6 54 (20.38%) JIRA
7 40 (15.09%) TeamCity
8 35 (13.21%) JUnit
9 34 (12.83%) Maven
10 33 (12.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 28 (10.57%) Gradle
12 27 (10.19%) NUnit
13 26 (9.81%) Subversion
14 25 (9.43%) Visual Studio
15 22 (8.30%) TestNG
16 21 (7.92%) HP UFT
17 19 (7.17%) Octopus Deploy
18 18 (6.79%) JMeter
19 15 (5.66%) Jasmine
19 15 (5.66%) Mockito
General
1 86 (32.45%) Finance
2 18 (6.79%) Banking
3 14 (5.28%) Advertising
4 12 (4.53%) Law
5 10 (3.77%) Back Office
6 6 (2.26%) Games
6 6 (2.26%) Marketing
7 5 (1.89%) Retail
8 3 (1.13%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.13%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.13%) Front Office
9 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.75%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (40.00%) Developer
2 50 (18.87%) Tester
3 44 (16.60%) QA Engineer
4 37 (13.96%) Analyst
4 37 (13.96%) Developer in Test
5 32 (12.08%) QA Tester
6 31 (11.70%) Test Analyst
7 30 (11.32%) Test Engineer
8 28 (10.57%) Java Developer
9 27 (10.19%) Automation Tester
10 26 (9.81%) Senior Developer
11 25 (9.43%) Automation Test Analyst
12 23 (8.68%) .NET Developer
12 23 (8.68%) Test Automation Developer
13 22 (8.30%) Test Automation Engineer
14 20 (7.55%) Java Engineer
15 18 (6.79%) C# Developer
16 17 (6.42%) Lead Developer
16 17 (6.42%) QA Automation Engineer
17 16 (6.04%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (23.77%) HTML
2 59 (22.26%) .NET
3 45 (16.98%) CSS
4 44 (16.60%) jQuery
5 40 (15.09%) AngularJS
6 35 (13.21%) Web Services
7 34 (12.83%) HTML5
8 30 (11.32%) JSON
9 29 (10.94%) .NET Framework
9 29 (10.94%) Gherkin
10 28 (10.57%) XML
11 26 (9.81%) ASP.NET
11 26 (9.81%) CSS3
12 24 (9.06%) Spring
13 20 (7.55%) Ajax
13 20 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (7.55%) Entity Framework
13 20 (7.55%) React
13 20 (7.55%) RESTful
13 20 (7.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (8.30%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (7.55%) Fintech
3 18 (6.79%) User Experience
4 12 (4.53%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (3.02%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.51%) Derivative
7 4 (1.51%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.51%) Social Media
8 2 (0.75%) EPoS
8 2 (0.75%) Equities
8 2 (0.75%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.75%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.75%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.38%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.57%) Linux
2 17 (6.42%) Windows
3 11 (4.15%) Ubuntu
4 9 (3.40%) Android
4 9 (3.40%) openSUSE
5 5 (1.89%) Unix
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (71.32%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (68.30%) Test Automation
3 112 (42.26%) BDD
4 98 (36.98%) TDD
5 91 (34.34%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (24.15%) Scrum
7 51 (19.25%) SDLC
8 39 (14.72%) DevOps
9 38 (14.34%) Problem-Solving
9 38 (14.34%) Software Testing
10 33 (12.45%) MVC
11 30 (11.32%) API Testing
11 30 (11.32%) Test Scripting
12 25 (9.43%) Test Strategy
13 22 (8.30%) Pair Programming
14 20 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (7.55%) Kanban
14 20 (7.55%) Regression Testing
14 20 (7.55%) SDET
14 20 (7.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 120 (45.28%) Java
2 118 (44.53%) C#
3 106 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 103 (38.87%) SQL
5 28 (10.57%) Python
6 16 (6.04%) PHP
7 15 (5.66%) PowerShell
8 14 (5.28%) Perl
9 13 (4.91%) Scala
9 13 (4.91%) T-SQL
10 12 (4.53%) Ruby
11 9 (3.40%) ES6
12 8 (3.02%) Groovy
12 8 (3.02%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.64%) Java 8
13 7 (2.64%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.89%) C++
14 5 (1.89%) ES7
15 4 (1.51%) ES8
16 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (7.92%) ISTQB
2 20 (7.55%) ISEB
3 10 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.64%) Degree
5 6 (2.26%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.51%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (46.04%) QA
2 7 (2.64%) MiFID
3 3 (1.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (10.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (4.15%) Puppet
3 9 (3.40%) Salt
4 7 (2.64%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.51%) HP ALM
7 3 (1.13%) Ansible
7 3 (1.13%) Terraform
8 2 (0.75%) Apache Shiro
9 1 (0.38%) CA Service Virtualization
9 1 (0.38%) Kibana
9 1 (0.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 39 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.81%) Oracle
3 10 (3.77%) Google
4 9 (3.40%) HP
5 5 (1.89%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.51%) New Relic
7 3 (1.13%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.13%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 3 (1.13%) Perfecto Mobile
8 2 (0.75%) CA
8 2 (0.75%) Facebook
8 2 (0.75%) Samsung
8 2 (0.75%) SAP
9 1 (0.38%) Apple
9 1 (0.38%) Borland
9 1 (0.38%) Databricks
9 1 (0.38%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.38%) IBM
9 1 (0.38%) Perforce
9 1 (0.38%) TIBCO