Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 121 107
Rank change year-on-year -11 -14 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2,893 3,852 4,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.55% 2.78% 2.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.26% 14.08% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,330 3,134 4,098
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 21,812 27,353 33,715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.24% 19.74% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17,332 21,965 27,963
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in England

Selenium
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Selenium in England

Selenium
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in England over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Selenium in England

Selenium
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the England region over the 6 months to 24 February 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 -66 1,010 £60,000 +4.35% 111
South East +5 642 £47,500 +5.56% 123
North of England +23 611 £42,500 - 137
North West +29 291 £42,500 +6.25% 69
Yorkshire +30 279 £42,500 -3.41% 55
South West +9 241 £45,000 - 79
Midlands -20 222 £42,250 +5.63% 59
East of England +7 134 £52,500 +16.67% 22
West Midlands -43 117 £40,000 +1.91% 33
East Midlands +9 102 £42,500 +1.19% 26
North East -14 41 £37,500 -9.09% 13
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 England region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 2,369 (81.89%) Test Automation
2 1,997 (69.03%) Agile Software Development
3 1,313 (45.39%) Java
4 1,127 (38.96%) C#
5 1,005 (34.74%) QA
6 969 (33.49%) Cucumber
7 840 (29.04%) BDD
8 810 (28.00%) Scrum
9 798 (27.58%) JavaScript
10 792 (27.38%) WebDriver
11 749 (25.89%) Jenkins
12 725 (25.06%) SQL
13 678 (23.44%) TDD
14 669 (23.12%) JIRA
15 654 (22.61%) DevOps
16 512 (17.70%) .NET
17 501 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
18 500 (17.28%) Finance
19 496 (17.14%) Azure
20 491 (16.97%) Python
21 450 (15.55%) Software Testing
22 447 (15.45%) Git (software)
23 429 (14.83%) SpecFlow
24 404 (13.96%) Test Scripting
25 391 (13.52%) AWS
25 391 (13.52%) Docker
26 385 (13.31%) API Testing
27 384 (13.27%) Manual Testing
28 358 (12.37%) SoapUI
29 355 (12.27%) REST

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 235 (8.12%) Confluence
2 54 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 34 (1.18%) Apache
4 34 (1.18%) CMS
4 34 (1.18%) JBoss
5 30 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
5 30 (1.04%) IIS
6 28 (0.97%) SharePoint
7 23 (0.80%) Tomcat
8 14 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (0.45%) CICS
10 12 (0.41%) Apache TomEE
11 11 (0.38%) nginx
12 10 (0.35%) GlassFish
13 9 (0.31%) EPiServer
13 9 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.28%) WordPress
15 7 (0.24%) NServiceBus
16 5 (0.17%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 54 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.38%) Chatbot
5 9 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.069%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 58 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.45%) Magento
4 9 (0.31%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.069%) Odoo
7 2 (0.069%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.035%) Aareon QL
8 1 (0.035%) FastStats
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.035%) SAP EWM
8 1 (0.035%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 496 (17.14%) Azure
2 391 (13.52%) AWS
3 146 (5.05%) GitHub
4 92 (3.18%) SaaS
5 74 (2.56%) GCP
6 72 (2.49%) BrowserStack
7 41 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 37 (1.28%) Slack
9 35 (1.21%) BlazeMeter
9 35 (1.21%) OpenShift
10 34 (1.18%) PaaS
11 33 (1.14%) Sauce Labs
12 31 (1.07%) Serverless
13 30 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
14 26 (0.90%) Office 365
15 25 (0.86%) IaaS
16 24 (0.83%) G Suite
17 20 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
18 16 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
19 15 (0.52%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.24%) HTTP
2 23 (0.80%) DNS
3 16 (0.55%) SNMP
4 15 (0.52%) Internet
5 11 (0.38%) Firewall
5 11 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.35%) MPLS
7 9 (0.31%) SSH
8 8 (0.28%) VoIP
8 8 (0.28%) Wireshark
9 6 (0.21%) DHCP
9 6 (0.21%) VLAN
10 2 (0.069%) Intranet
10 2 (0.069%) Network Security
10 2 (0.069%) Skype
10 2 (0.069%) SSL
10 2 (0.069%) Wireless
11 1 (0.035%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.035%) LTE
11 1 (0.035%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 144 (4.98%) MySQL
3 93 (3.21%) MongoDB
4 91 (3.15%) Relational Database
5 81 (2.80%) NoSQL
6 73 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (1.28%) Redis
8 34 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 31 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
11 25 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
12 20 (0.69%) DB2
13 18 (0.62%) Big Data
14 17 (0.59%) MarkLogic
15 12 (0.41%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.41%) InterSystems Cache
16 9 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 969 (33.49%) Cucumber
2 792 (27.38%) WebDriver
3 749 (25.89%) Jenkins
4 669 (23.12%) JIRA
5 447 (15.45%) Git (software)
6 429 (14.83%) SpecFlow
7 358 (12.37%) SoapUI
8 346 (11.96%) Postman
9 343 (11.86%) JMeter
10 307 (10.61%) JUnit
11 266 (9.19%) Maven
12 226 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 209 (7.22%) Appium
14 145 (5.01%) NUnit
15 139 (4.80%) Bitbucket
15 139 (4.80%) Visual Studio
16 131 (4.53%) Protractor
17 129 (4.46%) REST Assured
18 128 (4.42%) Cypress.io
19 125 (4.32%) Jasmine
General
1 500 (17.28%) Finance
2 190 (6.57%) Banking
3 107 (3.70%) Retail
4 74 (2.56%) Games
5 69 (2.39%) Marketing
6 65 (2.25%) Public Sector
7 26 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 20 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.66%) Automotive
10 17 (0.59%) Legal
11 15 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.38%) Advertising
13 10 (0.35%) Law
14 9 (0.31%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.31%) Back Office
14 9 (0.31%) Electronics
14 9 (0.31%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.28%) Publishing
15 8 (0.28%) Retail Finance
16 3 (0.10%) Police
Job Titles
1 605 (20.91%) Developer
2 474 (16.38%) Analyst
3 466 (16.11%) Test Engineer
4 397 (13.72%) Tester
5 387 (13.38%) Test Analyst
6 327 (11.30%) QA Engineer
7 277 (9.57%) Test Automation Engineer
8 256 (8.85%) Automation Tester
9 189 (6.53%) Developer in Test
10 184 (6.36%) Automation Test Analyst
11 180 (6.22%) Software Developer
12 150 (5.18%) Test Leader
13 149 (5.15%) Automation Engineer
14 142 (4.91%) Software Engineer
15 133 (4.60%) Java Developer
16 128 (4.42%) Senior Developer
16 128 (4.42%) Senior Test Engineer
17 127 (4.39%) QA Automation Engineer
18 120 (4.15%) Software Test Engineer
19 115 (3.98%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 512 (17.70%) .NET
2 355 (12.27%) REST
3 342 (11.82%) CSS
4 337 (11.65%) Web Services
5 316 (10.92%) HTML
6 280 (9.68%) RESTful
7 276 (9.54%) AngularJS
8 261 (9.02%) Gherkin
9 225 (7.78%) SOAP
10 222 (7.67%) React
11 199 (6.88%) Node.js
12 186 (6.43%) Spring
13 166 (5.74%) .NET Framework
14 160 (5.53%) XML
15 141 (4.87%) jQuery
16 127 (4.39%) JSON
17 118 (4.08%) HTML5
18 101 (3.49%) ASP.NET
19 88 (3.04%) Entity Framework
20 87 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 184 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 179 (6.19%) Mobile App
3 149 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
4 140 (4.84%) User Experience
5 70 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
6 44 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 44 (1.52%) Virtual Team
7 37 (1.28%) Algorithms
8 30 (1.04%) Public Cloud
9 28 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
10 23 (0.80%) Management Information System
11 22 (0.76%) Online Gambling
12 21 (0.73%) Mainframe
13 20 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (0.69%) Social Network
14 18 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
14 18 (0.62%) PKI
15 17 (0.59%) Life Science
16 16 (0.55%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 189 (6.53%) Linux
2 123 (4.25%) Windows
3 113 (3.91%) Android
4 109 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 79 (2.73%) Unix
6 9 (0.31%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.21%) CentOS
8 6 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (0.21%) Robot Operating System
9 5 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.17%) zOS
10 4 (0.14%) Debian
10 4 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.069%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.035%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.035%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.035%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,369 (81.89%) Test Automation
2 1,997 (69.03%) Agile Software Development
3 840 (29.04%) BDD
4 810 (28.00%) Scrum
5 678 (23.44%) TDD
6 654 (22.61%) DevOps
7 501 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
8 450 (15.55%) Software Testing
9 404 (13.96%) Test Scripting
10 385 (13.31%) API Testing
11 384 (13.27%) Manual Testing
12 349 (12.06%) SDLC
13 313 (10.82%) SDET
14 304 (10.51%) Software Engineering
15 284 (9.82%) Test Strategy
16 270 (9.33%) Mentoring
17 261 (9.02%) Functional Testing
18 259 (8.95%) Problem-Solving
19 257 (8.88%) Microservices
20 248 (8.57%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,313 (45.39%) Java
2 1,127 (38.96%) C#
3 798 (27.58%) JavaScript
4 725 (25.06%) SQL
5 491 (16.97%) Python
6 238 (8.23%) Ruby
7 105 (3.63%) C++
8 98 (3.39%) Java 8
9 97 (3.35%) PHP
9 97 (3.35%) TypeScript
10 85 (2.94%) Bash Shell
11 75 (2.59%) PowerShell
12 62 (2.14%) C
13 60 (2.07%) Scala
14 59 (2.04%) Groovy
15 44 (1.52%) T-SQL
16 38 (1.31%) Go
16 38 (1.31%) VBScript
17 36 (1.24%) Shell Script
18 26 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 316 (10.92%) ISTQB
2 282 (9.75%) Degree
3 209 (7.22%) ISEB
4 134 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 122 (4.22%) Security Cleared
6 76 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 59 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 25 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 25 (0.86%) MCP
9 22 (0.76%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 13 (0.45%) PMP
12 9 (0.31%) AWS Certification
13 8 (0.28%) HNC
14 4 (0.14%) Master's Degree
14 4 (0.14%) MCAD
14 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.035%) CISSP
15 1 (0.035%) ISEB Practitioner
15 1 (0.035%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,005 (34.74%) QA
2 22 (0.76%) PMO
3 16 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.28%) GDPR
5 7 (0.24%) ISO 15022
5 7 (0.24%) ISO 20022
6 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.069%) GAMP
7 2 (0.069%) WCAG
8 1 (0.035%) MiFID
System Software
1 391 (13.52%) Docker
2 23 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.38%) ACF2
4 11 (0.38%) RACF
5 9 (0.31%) Xen
6 6 (0.21%) iptables
6 6 (0.21%) KVM
6 6 (0.21%) NFS
6 6 (0.21%) QEMU
6 6 (0.21%) vSphere
7 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.035%) IAG
Systems Management
1 167 (5.77%) Kubernetes
2 104 (3.59%) Puppet
3 94 (3.25%) Ansible
4 90 (3.11%) Terraform
5 85 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
6 62 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (1.18%) ZABBIX
8 31 (1.07%) Packer
9 26 (0.90%) HP ALM
10 21 (0.73%) CA Service Virtualization
11 20 (0.69%) Nagios
12 18 (0.62%) HP SiteScope
13 16 (0.55%) Grafana
13 16 (0.55%) Istio
14 14 (0.48%) Prometheus
15 13 (0.45%) Graphite
16 9 (0.31%) Kibana
17 8 (0.28%) SELinux
18 6 (0.21%) Marathon
18 6 (0.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 352 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 105 (3.63%) Oracle
3 95 (3.28%) HP
4 64 (2.21%) SAP
5 62 (2.14%) Google
6 61 (2.11%) WorldPay
7 41 (1.42%) FIS
8 40 (1.38%) Splunk
9 36 (1.24%) New Relic
10 30 (1.04%) CA
11 29 (1.00%) VMware
12 27 (0.93%) Xamarin
13 25 (0.86%) IBM
14 24 (0.83%) Pega
15 23 (0.80%) Atlassian
15 23 (0.80%) Perforce
16 21 (0.73%) Sitecore
17 18 (0.62%) SaltStack
18 17 (0.59%) CA Agile Central
19 15 (0.52%) AppDynamics