Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 176 123
Rank change year-on-year +31 -53 +9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 236 166 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.30% 1.60% 2.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.43% 8.77% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 211 151 233
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.98% +7.50% -10.71%

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 1,899 1,892 2,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.54% 18.27% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,704 1,694 1,973
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £83,750 £82,500
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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 173 (73.31%) Test Automation
2 171 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (50.00%) C#
4 110 (46.61%) QA
5 105 (44.49%) Java
6 95 (40.25%) Finance
7 93 (39.41%) JavaScript
8 86 (36.44%) SQL
9 83 (35.17%) BDD
10 75 (31.78%) Continuous Integration
11 73 (30.93%) TDD
12 72 (30.51%) Cucumber
13 68 (28.81%) Scrum
14 62 (26.27%) WebDriver
15 54 (22.88%) JIRA
16 53 (22.46%) SpecFlow
17 51 (21.61%) .NET
17 51 (21.61%) SQL Server
18 48 (20.34%) HTML
19 47 (19.92%) Jenkins
20 46 (19.49%) SDLC
21 43 (18.22%) Git (software)
21 43 (18.22%) Microsoft
22 41 (17.37%) API Testing
23 40 (16.95%) DevOps
24 39 (16.53%) Microservices
25 38 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
26 37 (15.68%) AngularJS
27 33 (13.98%) Web Services
27 33 (13.98%) Software Testing

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 19 (8.05%) Confluence
1 19 (8.05%) JBoss
2 17 (7.20%) Apache TomEE
2 17 (7.20%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.97%) IIS
4 4 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.27%) Apache
5 3 (1.27%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.27%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.27%) WordPress
6 2 (0.85%) CMS
7 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.81%) FastStats
2 3 (1.27%) RiskWrite
3 2 (0.85%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.81%) npm
4 7 (2.97%) BlazeMeter
4 7 (2.97%) Sauce Labs
5 6 (2.54%) BrowserStack
6 5 (2.12%) GitHub
6 5 (2.12%) NuGet
7 4 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.69%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.27%) Office 365
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.42%) SaaS
9 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.85%) DSL
1 2 (0.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.42%) Firewall
2 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.61%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (7.20%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.97%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.97%) Redis
10 4 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.69%) Big Data
10 4 (1.69%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.27%) Blockchain
11 3 (1.27%) MySQL
12 1 (0.42%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 72 (30.51%) Cucumber
2 62 (26.27%) WebDriver
3 54 (22.88%) JIRA
4 53 (22.46%) SpecFlow
5 47 (19.92%) Jenkins
6 43 (18.22%) Git (software)
7 27 (11.44%) Maven
7 27 (11.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (10.59%) JUnit
9 24 (10.17%) Gradle
9 24 (10.17%) NUnit
9 24 (10.17%) SoapUI
9 24 (10.17%) TeamCity
10 22 (9.32%) Subversion
11 21 (8.90%) Mockito
12 20 (8.47%) Visual Studio
13 19 (8.05%) JMeter
14 18 (7.63%) Ant
14 18 (7.63%) HP UFT
15 12 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 95 (40.25%) Finance
2 20 (8.47%) Advertising
3 18 (7.63%) Law
4 13 (5.51%) Banking
5 10 (4.24%) Back Office
6 5 (2.12%) Games
6 5 (2.12%) Marketing
7 3 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.27%) Front Office
7 3 (1.27%) Retail
8 2 (0.85%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (36.02%) Developer
2 48 (20.34%) Tester
3 34 (14.41%) Developer in Test
4 33 (13.98%) Test Engineer
5 32 (13.56%) Analyst
6 30 (12.71%) QA Engineer
6 30 (12.71%) QA Tester
7 29 (12.29%) Test Analyst
8 26 (11.02%) Automation Test Analyst
9 24 (10.17%) Automation Tester
10 22 (9.32%) Test Automation Engineer
11 20 (8.47%) C# Developer
12 18 (7.63%) Java Developer
12 18 (7.63%) Senior Developer
12 18 (7.63%) Software Developer
12 18 (7.63%) Test Automation Developer
13 15 (6.36%) .NET Developer
13 15 (6.36%) Analyst Developer
13 15 (6.36%) Java Engineer
14 14 (5.93%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (21.61%) .NET
2 48 (20.34%) HTML
3 37 (15.68%) AngularJS
4 33 (13.98%) Web Services
5 32 (13.56%) CSS
6 28 (11.86%) JSON
6 28 (11.86%) XML
7 27 (11.44%) Gherkin
8 26 (11.02%) jQuery
9 22 (9.32%) HTML5
9 22 (9.32%) RESTful
9 22 (9.32%) SOAP
10 21 (8.90%) .NET Framework
11 18 (7.63%) REST
11 18 (7.63%) Spring
12 16 (6.78%) Ajax
13 15 (6.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (5.93%) Hibernate
14 14 (5.93%) React
15 12 (5.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.20%) Fintech
2 17 (7.20%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.12%) User Experience
6 4 (1.69%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.27%) Derivative
7 3 (1.27%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.85%) EPoS
8 2 (0.85%) Equities
8 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.85%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.42%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.42%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.63%) Linux
2 16 (6.78%) Windows
3 3 (1.27%) Android
3 3 (1.27%) openSUSE
3 3 (1.27%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.27%) Unix
4 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (73.31%) Test Automation
2 171 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (35.17%) BDD
4 75 (31.78%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (30.93%) TDD
6 68 (28.81%) Scrum
7 46 (19.49%) SDLC
8 41 (17.37%) API Testing
9 40 (16.95%) DevOps
10 39 (16.53%) Microservices
11 38 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (13.98%) Software Testing
13 30 (12.71%) Test Strategy
14 25 (10.59%) QA Automation
15 23 (9.75%) Software Engineering
16 22 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (9.32%) SDET
17 21 (8.90%) Regression Testing
17 21 (8.90%) Task Automation
17 21 (8.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 118 (50.00%) C#
2 105 (44.49%) Java
3 93 (39.41%) JavaScript
4 86 (36.44%) SQL
5 28 (11.86%) Python
6 11 (4.66%) Scala
7 10 (4.24%) Ruby
8 9 (3.81%) C++
9 8 (3.39%) PHP
10 7 (2.97%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.54%) Java 8
11 6 (2.54%) Perl
12 5 (2.12%) Clojure
12 5 (2.12%) Groovy
12 5 (2.12%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.12%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.27%) ES6
13 3 (1.27%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.42%) sed
Qualifications
1 20 (8.47%) ISTQB
2 19 (8.05%) ISEB
3 12 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.54%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (46.61%) QA
2 7 (2.97%) MiFID
3 3 (1.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (11.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.39%) Kubernetes
1 8 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.97%) Puppet
2 7 (2.97%) Terraform
3 5 (2.12%) Ansible
4 3 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.27%) Salt
5 2 (0.85%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.42%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.42%) Opsview
6 1 (0.42%) Packer
Vendors
1 43 (18.22%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.75%) Oracle
3 8 (3.39%) HP
4 4 (1.69%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.69%) Google
5 3 (1.27%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 3 (1.27%) Perfecto Mobile
6 2 (0.85%) AppDynamics
6 2 (0.85%) CA
6 2 (0.85%) New Relic
6 2 (0.85%) Samsung
7 1 (0.42%) Apple
7 1 (0.42%) Borland
7 1 (0.42%) Perforce
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.42%) SAP
7 1 (0.42%) Splunk
7 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.42%) Wallstreet Suite