Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 134 113
Rank change year-on-year +14 -21 +17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 264 278 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.49% 2.40% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.39% 11.72% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 196 239 292
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £71,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,834 2,372 2,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.31% 20.46% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,481 1,996 1,845
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +3.26% +8.24%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the East of England

Selenium
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in the East of England.

Salary trend for Selenium in the East of England

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the East of England

Selenium
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +39 143 £45,000 -10.00% 20
Hertfordshire -48 62 £40,000 -23.81% 6
Suffolk +31 32 £45,000 +23.29% 3
Norfolk +21 16 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Essex +12 8 £45,000 -16.28% 8
Bedfordshire -5 3 £45,000 +46.34%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 221 (83.71%) Test Automation
2 173 (65.53%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (43.94%) QA
4 98 (37.12%) C#
5 88 (33.33%) Java
6 85 (32.20%) SQL
7 80 (30.30%) Cucumber
8 77 (29.17%) Jenkins
9 74 (28.03%) JIRA
10 65 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (23.11%) JavaScript
12 60 (22.73%) .NET
13 59 (22.35%) Python
14 53 (20.08%) WebDriver
15 52 (19.70%) HTML
16 50 (18.94%) Scrum
17 44 (16.67%) Regression Testing
18 43 (16.29%) Manual Testing
19 41 (15.53%) SpecFlow
19 41 (15.53%) CSS
20 40 (15.15%) Microsoft
21 39 (14.77%) Software Testing
21 39 (14.77%) Git (software)
21 39 (14.77%) BDD
22 38 (14.39%) Degree
23 37 (14.02%) Maven
23 37 (14.02%) Linux
24 35 (13.26%) JUnit
24 35 (13.26%) Gherkin
25 34 (12.88%) Software Engineering

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (5.68%) JBoss
2 13 (4.92%) Apache
3 12 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.17%) Confluence
5 8 (3.03%) WildFly
6 6 (2.27%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.89%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.89%) CMS
7 5 (1.89%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.52%) Drupal
9 2 (0.76%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.38%) IIS
10 1 (0.38%) nginx
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.30%) GitHub
3 13 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.03%) OpenShift
5 7 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.52%) PaaS
7 3 (1.14%) SaaS
8 2 (0.76%) Serverless
8 2 (0.76%) Slack
9 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.41%) SSL
2 8 (3.03%) HTTP
3 7 (2.65%) Firewall
3 7 (2.65%) Wireless
4 6 (2.27%) Broadband
4 6 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.89%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.14%) Internet
7 1 (0.38%) DNS
7 1 (0.38%) SMS
7 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.12%) MySQL
2 18 (6.82%) MongoDB
3 16 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.30%) SQL Server
5 12 (4.55%) Big Data
6 11 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 11 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.27%) Apache Hive
7 6 (2.27%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.14%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.38%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 80 (30.30%) Cucumber
2 77 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 74 (28.03%) JIRA
4 53 (20.08%) WebDriver
5 41 (15.53%) SpecFlow
6 39 (14.77%) Git (software)
7 37 (14.02%) Maven
8 35 (13.26%) JUnit
9 25 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (8.71%) JMeter
11 22 (8.33%) SoapUI
11 22 (8.33%) TeamCity
12 20 (7.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 18 (6.82%) Subversion
13 18 (6.82%) Visual Studio
14 17 (6.44%) HP UFT
14 17 (6.44%) NUnit
15 16 (6.06%) Ranorex
16 12 (4.55%) Eclipse
17 11 (4.17%) MSTest
General
1 29 (10.98%) Finance
2 8 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (2.65%) Retail
4 6 (2.27%) Law
5 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.76%) Banking
6 2 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (25.38%) Test Engineer
2 49 (18.56%) Developer
3 43 (16.29%) Tester
4 39 (14.77%) QA Engineer
5 28 (10.61%) Analyst
6 27 (10.23%) Automation Tester
7 25 (9.47%) Software Test Engineer
7 25 (9.47%) Test Automation Engineer
8 22 (8.33%) Test Analyst
9 20 (7.58%) Java Developer
9 20 (7.58%) Test Leader
10 19 (7.20%) QA Automation Engineer
11 17 (6.44%) QA Test Engineer
11 17 (6.44%) Software Tester
12 15 (5.68%) Selenium Tester
12 15 (5.68%) Software Engineer
13 14 (5.30%) Automation Test Analyst
13 14 (5.30%) Consultant
13 14 (5.30%) Java Engineer
14 11 (4.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (22.73%) .NET
2 52 (19.70%) HTML
3 41 (15.53%) CSS
4 35 (13.26%) Gherkin
5 32 (12.12%) Spring
5 32 (12.12%) Web Services
6 29 (10.98%) XML
7 28 (10.61%) Node.js
8 26 (9.85%) REST
9 24 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 23 (8.71%) .NET Framework
10 23 (8.71%) jQuery
11 18 (6.82%) HTML5
12 15 (5.68%) CSS3
12 15 (5.68%) Spring MVC
13 14 (5.30%) SOAP
14 13 (4.92%) Java EE
14 13 (4.92%) JSON
14 13 (4.92%) RESTful
14 13 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.98%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.79%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.27%) Fintech
4 6 (2.27%) Virtual Team
5 5 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.52%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.52%) User Experience
7 3 (1.14%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.38%) FMCG
9 1 (0.38%) iPhone
9 1 (0.38%) PMI
9 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.02%) Linux
2 23 (8.71%) Windows
3 17 (6.44%) Android
4 14 (5.30%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.65%) Unix
6 6 (2.27%) CentOS
6 6 (2.27%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (83.71%) Test Automation
2 173 (65.53%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (18.94%) Scrum
5 44 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 43 (16.29%) Manual Testing
7 39 (14.77%) BDD
7 39 (14.77%) Software Testing
8 34 (12.88%) Software Engineering
8 34 (12.88%) TDD
9 33 (12.50%) SDLC
10 32 (12.12%) Test Strategy
11 31 (11.74%) Test Scripting
12 27 (10.23%) Mentoring
12 27 (10.23%) Test Management
13 22 (8.33%) DevOps
14 20 (7.58%) Functional Testing
15 19 (7.20%) Non-Functional Testing
15 19 (7.20%) OO
16 18 (6.82%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (37.12%) C#
2 88 (33.33%) Java
3 85 (32.20%) SQL
4 61 (23.11%) JavaScript
5 59 (22.35%) Python
6 33 (12.50%) C++
7 27 (10.23%) C
8 25 (9.47%) Bash Shell
9 23 (8.71%) VB.NET
10 17 (6.44%) PowerShell
11 16 (6.06%) T-SQL
12 14 (5.30%) PHP
13 7 (2.65%) VB
14 6 (2.27%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.52%) Ruby
16 3 (1.14%) VBScript
17 2 (0.76%) Groovy
17 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.76%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.38%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 38 (14.39%) Degree
2 28 (10.61%) ISTQB
3 21 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (6.82%) DV Cleared
4 18 (6.82%) Security Cleared
5 17 (6.44%) ISEB
6 12 (4.55%) CCNA
6 12 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.27%) CISSP
7 6 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (2.27%) GIAC
7 6 (2.27%) Linux+ Certification
7 6 (2.27%) MCSE
7 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (2.27%) SANS
7 6 (2.27%) SSCP
8 5 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (43.94%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (2.65%) Docker
3 6 (2.27%) vSphere
4 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (6.06%) Puppet
2 13 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.41%) Ansible
3 9 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.27%) HP ALM
4 6 (2.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.30%) Oracle
3 10 (3.79%) Cognizant
4 9 (3.41%) Google
5 7 (2.65%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.65%) HP
5 7 (2.65%) WorldPay
6 6 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.27%) Sybase
7 5 (1.89%) BT
8 4 (1.52%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.14%) PureLoad
10 2 (0.76%) Perforce
10 2 (0.76%) VMware
11 1 (0.38%) Citrix
11 1 (0.38%) IBM
11 1 (0.38%) Tableau
11 1 (0.38%) Zend