Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 136 157
Rank change year-on-year +21 +21 -57
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 141 255 238
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.32% 2.45% 2.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 13.44% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 133 255 221
Median annual salary £61,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.40% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £42,750 £45,400 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -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 1,128 1,897 2,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.55% 18.19% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1,691 1,916
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% 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 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the City of London

Selenium
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the City of London region over the 6 months to 4 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 2 £60,000 -
Selenium
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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.

1 108 (76.60%) Test Automation
2 105 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (53.19%) QA
4 62 (43.97%) Cucumber
5 59 (41.84%) Java
6 41 (29.08%) Fintech
7 39 (27.66%) C#
8 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
9 36 (25.53%) API Testing
10 35 (24.82%) DevOps
11 34 (24.11%) TDD
12 33 (23.40%) BDD
13 32 (22.70%) WebDriver
13 32 (22.70%) Gherkin
14 31 (21.99%) Jenkins
15 29 (20.57%) Postman
16 26 (18.44%) Python
16 26 (18.44%) SDET
17 25 (17.73%) Test Strategy
17 25 (17.73%) AWS
17 25 (17.73%) Finance
18 24 (17.02%) SQL
19 21 (14.89%) .NET
19 21 (14.89%) Scrum
20 20 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (12.77%) Azure
22 17 (12.06%) Manual Testing
23 16 (11.35%) Git (software)
23 16 (11.35%) SpecFlow
24 15 (10.64%) Business Intelligence

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 4 (2.84%) CMS
1 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.13%) Confluence
2 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.73%) AWS
2 18 (12.77%) Azure
3 10 (7.09%) SaaS
4 8 (5.67%) Office 365
4 8 (5.67%) Serverless
5 7 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.55%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.42%) BrowserStack
7 2 (1.42%) PaaS
7 2 (1.42%) Sauce Labs
8 1 (0.71%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (3.55%) Power BI
1 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
1 5 (3.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.13%) Blockchain
2 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.71%) MySQL
4 1 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (43.97%) Cucumber
2 32 (22.70%) WebDriver
3 31 (21.99%) Jenkins
4 29 (20.57%) Postman
5 16 (11.35%) Git (software)
5 16 (11.35%) SpecFlow
6 14 (9.93%) JIRA
6 14 (9.93%) TeamCity
7 13 (9.22%) Protractor
8 12 (8.51%) Cypress.io
9 10 (7.09%) CircleCI
10 8 (5.67%) Eclipse
11 7 (4.96%) SoapUI
11 7 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (4.26%) Jasmine
12 6 (4.26%) JMeter
13 5 (3.55%) Appium
13 5 (3.55%) TestNG
14 4 (2.84%) JUnit
14 4 (2.84%) Selenium IDE
General
1 25 (17.73%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Law
3 4 (2.84%) Marketing
4 3 (2.13%) Advertising
4 3 (2.13%) Banking
4 3 (2.13%) Games
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 2 (1.42%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (23.40%) Developer
2 28 (19.86%) QA Engineer
3 20 (14.18%) Developer in Test
4 19 (13.48%) Software Developer
4 19 (13.48%) Test Engineer
5 15 (10.64%) Analyst
5 15 (10.64%) Tester
6 12 (8.51%) Test Analyst
6 12 (8.51%) Test Manager
7 11 (7.80%) Automation Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) QA Automation Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) Senior QA Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) QA Leader
9 9 (6.38%) JavaScript Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Automation Test Lead
10 8 (5.67%) Automation Tester
10 8 (5.67%) Test Leader
11 6 (4.26%) AWS Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.70%) Gherkin
2 21 (14.89%) .NET
3 13 (9.22%) Web Services
3 13 (9.22%) WebdriverIO
4 10 (7.09%) Node.js
5 8 (5.67%) Nightwatchjs
5 8 (5.67%) RESTful
6 7 (4.96%) CSS
6 7 (4.96%) React
6 7 (4.96%) REST
7 6 (4.26%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.26%) pytest
8 5 (3.55%) HTML
9 4 (2.84%) .NET Core
9 4 (2.84%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.84%) Enzyme
9 4 (2.84%) Jest
9 4 (2.84%) SOAP
9 4 (2.84%) Spring
10 3 (2.13%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.55%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.13%) EPoS
4 3 (2.13%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (2.13%) Reinsurance
4 3 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.13%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.13%) Video on Demand
4 3 (2.13%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.42%) User Experience
6 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) Social Media
6 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.51%) Windows
2 8 (5.67%) Windows 10
3 6 (4.26%) Android
3 6 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (76.60%) Test Automation
2 105 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (29.08%) Fintech
4 36 (25.53%) API Testing
5 35 (24.82%) DevOps
6 34 (24.11%) TDD
7 33 (23.40%) BDD
8 26 (18.44%) SDET
9 25 (17.73%) Test Strategy
10 21 (14.89%) Scrum
11 20 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (12.06%) Manual Testing
13 15 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (9.93%) Microservices
15 13 (9.22%) Software Engineering
15 13 (9.22%) Software Testing
16 12 (8.51%) Test Scripting
16 12 (8.51%) Waterfall
17 11 (7.80%) Regression Testing
17 11 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (41.84%) Java
2 39 (27.66%) C#
3 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
4 26 (18.44%) Python
5 24 (17.02%) SQL
6 14 (9.93%) TypeScript
7 6 (4.26%) Go
8 4 (2.84%) Java 8
8 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.42%) ES6
9 2 (1.42%) Ruby
10 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.71%) C++
10 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.71%) PHP
10 1 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) ISTQB
2 11 (7.80%) Degree
2 11 (7.80%) ISEB
3 7 (4.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (53.19%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (7.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.67%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.13%) Terraform
4 1 (0.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.13%) Google
2 3 (2.13%) Guidewire
2 3 (2.13%) OutSystems
2 3 (2.13%) Pega
2 3 (2.13%) Temenos
3 2 (1.42%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle