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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 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 190 163 130
Rank change year-on-year -27 -33 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3,004 2,023 1,890
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.02% 2.14% 2.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.12% 10.23% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,754 1,627 1,588
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £74,686 £66,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £75,375
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -

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 32,921 19,767 14,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.10% 20.92% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14,227 13,315 11,676
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.61% +0.91% +7.84%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in England

Selenium
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in England.

Salary trend for Selenium in England

Selenium
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in England over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

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 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London -12 1,770 £67,500 +8.00% 97
South East -40 490 £55,000 +10.00% 48
North of England -45 285 £52,500 +16.67% 52
South West -33 166 £50,000 +5.26% 27
North West -27 164 £54,500 +21.11% 17
East of England -27 136 £54,000 -10.00% 15
Midlands -88 110 £47,500 +5.56% 19
Yorkshire -58 109 £50,000 +11.11% 13
West Midlands -86 70 £45,000 -5.26% 12
East Midlands -38 40 £57,500 +40.24% 7
North East -23 13 £52,500 +43.84% 22
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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 2,240 (74.57%) Test Automation
2 2,013 (67.01%) Agile
3 1,532 (51.00%) QA
4 1,330 (44.27%) Java
5 1,146 (38.15%) C#
6 1,121 (37.32%) JavaScript
7 962 (32.02%) Finance
8 932 (31.03%) CI/CD
9 929 (30.93%) Jenkins
10 925 (30.79%) Software Testing
11 883 (29.39%) Azure
12 880 (29.29%) DevOps
13 879 (29.26%) Cucumber
14 868 (28.89%) BDD
15 810 (26.96%) SQL
16 731 (24.33%) TDD
17 710 (23.64%) Postman
18 682 (22.70%) .NET
19 681 (22.67%) Python
20 671 (22.34%) API Testing
21 638 (21.24%) AWS
22 630 (20.97%) Social Skills
23 625 (20.81%) REST
24 623 (20.74%) Git (software)
25 593 (19.74%) SpecFlow
26 592 (19.71%) React
27 590 (19.64%) SDLC
28 572 (19.04%) JIRA
29 565 (18.81%) Test Strategy
30 561 (18.68%) Continuous Integration

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
1 174 (5.79%) Confluence
2 40 (1.33%) Apache
3 39 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
4 37 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 31 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 30 (1.00%) JBoss
7 29 (0.97%) CMS
8 28 (0.93%) IIS
9 27 (0.90%) WordPress
10 22 (0.73%) Apache Spark
10 22 (0.73%) Drupal
11 14 (0.47%) Jupyter
12 13 (0.43%) Ethereum
13 12 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.37%) GemFire
15 10 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (0.33%) IBM Domino
16 6 (0.20%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.17%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 26 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.17%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.100%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.067%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.067%) Sketch
7 1 (0.033%) InVision
Business Applications
1 26 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.73%) WebTrends
3 13 (0.43%) Ripple
3 13 (0.43%) Ripple XRP
4 10 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.033%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.033%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.033%) Maximo
6 1 (0.033%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 883 (29.39%) Azure
2 638 (21.24%) AWS
3 342 (11.38%) Azure DevOps
4 243 (8.09%) GitHub
5 206 (6.86%) GCP
6 193 (6.42%) SaaS
7 174 (5.79%) BrowserStack
8 151 (5.03%) Sauce Labs
9 114 (3.79%) Serverless
10 86 (2.86%) OpenShift
11 58 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
12 54 (1.80%) Slack
13 52 (1.73%) PaaS
14 38 (1.26%) Amazon S3
15 32 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
16 30 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
17 29 (0.97%) BlazeMeter
18 28 (0.93%) GitHub Actions
18 28 (0.93%) npm
19 27 (0.90%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 129 (4.29%) HTTP
2 51 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 38 (1.26%) Broadband
4 30 (1.00%) VoIP
5 29 (0.97%) MQTT
6 25 (0.83%) Internet
7 19 (0.63%) Wireless
8 12 (0.40%) FTP
9 11 (0.37%) Calico
10 7 (0.23%) DNS
10 7 (0.23%) PBX
11 6 (0.20%) AMQP
11 6 (0.20%) DSL
12 5 (0.17%) SSH
13 4 (0.13%) 5G
13 4 (0.13%) PSTN
13 4 (0.13%) PuTTY
13 4 (0.13%) TETRA
14 3 (0.100%) RTP
14 3 (0.100%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 230 (7.66%) MySQL
3 189 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
4 140 (4.66%) NoSQL
5 136 (4.53%) MongoDB
6 131 (4.36%) Relational Database
7 122 (4.06%) Big Data
8 93 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
9 65 (2.16%) Amazon Aurora
10 64 (2.13%) Hadoop
11 59 (1.96%) Redis
12 56 (1.86%) DynamoDB
13 54 (1.80%) RDBMS
14 48 (1.60%) Oracle Database
15 28 (0.93%) Couchbase
16 17 (0.57%) DB2
17 15 (0.50%) Neo4j
18 13 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
18 13 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
18 13 (0.43%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 929 (30.93%) Jenkins
2 879 (29.26%) Cucumber
3 710 (23.64%) Postman
4 623 (20.74%) Git (software)
5 593 (19.74%) SpecFlow
6 572 (19.04%) JIRA
7 517 (17.21%) Cypress.io
8 402 (13.38%) WebDriver
9 388 (12.92%) JMeter
10 335 (11.15%) JUnit
11 327 (10.89%) Appium
12 200 (6.66%) SoapUI
13 160 (5.33%) Jasmine
13 160 (5.33%) Visual Studio
14 159 (5.29%) NUnit
15 158 (5.26%) REST Assured
16 148 (4.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 148 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
17 143 (4.76%) TeamCity
18 125 (4.16%) Maven
General
1 962 (32.02%) Finance
2 630 (20.97%) Social Skills
3 290 (9.65%) Banking
4 255 (8.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 181 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
6 169 (5.63%) Retail
7 148 (4.93%) Public Sector
8 86 (2.86%) Marketing
9 73 (2.43%) Games
10 61 (2.03%) Tech for Good
11 57 (1.90%) Organisational Skills
12 41 (1.36%) Financial Institution
13 40 (1.33%) Law
14 37 (1.23%) Manufacturing
15 35 (1.17%) Telecoms
16 34 (1.13%) Legal
17 31 (1.03%) Advertising
17 31 (1.03%) Documentation Skills
18 30 (1.00%) Automotive
18 30 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 607 (20.21%) QA Engineer
2 549 (18.28%) Test Engineer
3 470 (15.65%) Developer
4 313 (10.42%) Software Engineer
5 312 (10.39%) Tester
6 242 (8.06%) Automation Engineer
7 238 (7.92%) Analyst
8 223 (7.42%) Automation Tester
9 211 (7.02%) QA Automation Engineer
10 210 (6.99%) Test Automation Engineer
11 199 (6.62%) Software Test Engineer
12 170 (5.66%) Software Developer
13 147 (4.89%) Test Analyst
14 137 (4.56%) Senior QA Engineer
15 111 (3.70%) Senior Test Engineer
16 106 (3.53%) Quality Engineer
17 98 (3.26%) Development Engineer
17 98 (3.26%) Test Development Engineer
18 97 (3.23%) Senior Developer
18 97 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 682 (22.70%) .NET
2 625 (20.81%) REST
3 592 (19.71%) React
4 396 (13.18%) AngularJS
5 383 (12.75%) CSS
6 356 (11.85%) HTML
7 313 (10.42%) JSON
8 294 (9.79%) Web Services
9 292 (9.72%) Gherkin
10 286 (9.52%) Node.js
11 223 (7.42%) Kafka
12 195 (6.49%) RESTful
13 192 (6.39%) SOAP
14 180 (5.99%) Spring
15 156 (5.19%) Jest
16 154 (5.13%) HTML5
17 153 (5.09%) Vue.js
18 152 (5.06%) Sass
19 150 (4.99%) .NET Core
20 136 (4.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 238 (7.92%) User Experience
2 207 (6.89%) Mobile App
3 165 (5.49%) Social Network
4 122 (4.06%) Cloud Native
5 117 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
6 110 (3.66%) Social Media
7 98 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
8 79 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
9 59 (1.96%) Private Cloud
10 51 (1.70%) Blockchain
11 48 (1.60%) Public Cloud
12 44 (1.46%) Hackathon
13 40 (1.33%) Blog
14 33 (1.10%) Algorithms
14 33 (1.10%) Data Structures
15 25 (0.83%) Video\Live Streaming
16 23 (0.77%) N-Tier
17 22 (0.73%) Video on Demand
18 21 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
19 20 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 200 (6.66%) Linux
2 172 (5.73%) Windows
3 170 (5.66%) Android
4 156 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 115 (3.83%) Unix
6 19 (0.63%) CentOS
7 8 (0.27%) AIX
7 8 (0.27%) Solaris
8 7 (0.23%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.033%) Debian
10 1 (0.033%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.033%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.033%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.033%) Robot Operating System
10 1 (0.033%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.033%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,240 (74.57%) Test Automation
2 2,013 (67.01%) Agile
3 932 (31.03%) CI/CD
4 925 (30.79%) Software Testing
5 880 (29.29%) DevOps
6 868 (28.89%) BDD
7 731 (24.33%) TDD
8 671 (22.34%) API Testing
9 590 (19.64%) SDLC
10 565 (18.81%) Test Strategy
11 561 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
12 516 (17.18%) Mentoring
13 486 (16.18%) Scrum
14 453 (15.08%) Software Engineering
15 434 (14.45%) SDET
16 401 (13.35%) Microservices
17 394 (13.12%) Problem-Solving
18 363 (12.08%) Manual Testing
19 353 (11.75%) Test Scripting
20 325 (10.82%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,330 (44.27%) Java
2 1,146 (38.15%) C#
3 1,121 (37.32%) JavaScript
4 810 (26.96%) SQL
5 681 (22.67%) Python
6 303 (10.09%) TypeScript
7 124 (4.13%) PowerShell
8 114 (3.79%) Ruby
9 109 (3.63%) Bash
10 76 (2.53%) ES6
10 76 (2.53%) Groovy
11 68 (2.26%) PHP
12 60 (2.00%) Kotlin
13 54 (1.80%) C
14 35 (1.17%) Shell Script
14 35 (1.17%) T-SQL
15 30 (1.00%) Perl
16 28 (0.93%) C++
17 23 (0.77%) Go
17 23 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 306 (10.19%) Degree
2 206 (6.86%) ISTQB
3 132 (4.39%) Security Cleared
4 116 (3.86%) ISEB
5 100 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 89 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 87 (2.90%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.47%) PhD
9 13 (0.43%) OCP
9 13 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
10 11 (0.37%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
11 6 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.067%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.067%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.067%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.033%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.033%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,532 (51.00%) QA
2 176 (5.86%) Accessibility
3 21 (0.70%) GRC
4 16 (0.53%) PSD2
5 10 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.20%) GDPR
7 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.100%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.100%) FATCA
8 3 (0.100%) SLA
9 2 (0.067%) PMO
9 2 (0.067%) WCAG
System Software
1 483 (16.08%) Docker
2 20 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.100%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.067%) KVM
6 2 (0.067%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 390 (12.98%) Kubernetes
2 179 (5.96%) Terraform
3 111 (3.70%) Ansible
4 97 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 66 (2.20%) Grafana
6 59 (1.96%) Istio
7 54 (1.80%) Puppet
8 50 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
9 47 (1.56%) Kibana
10 45 (1.50%) Fortio
10 45 (1.50%) Kiali
11 34 (1.13%) MIIS
12 33 (1.10%) Opsgenie
13 32 (1.07%) logstash
14 28 (0.93%) HAProxy
14 28 (0.93%) Pingdom
14 28 (0.93%) ZABBIX
15 22 (0.73%) HP Fortify
16 21 (0.70%) Prometheus
17 14 (0.47%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 227 (7.56%) Oracle
2 179 (5.96%) Microsoft
3 135 (4.49%) Google
4 65 (2.16%) FIS
5 63 (2.10%) Zopa
6 47 (1.56%) SAP
7 42 (1.40%) Splunk
8 37 (1.23%) HP
9 36 (1.20%) Perfecto Mobile
9 36 (1.20%) Revolut
9 36 (1.20%) TrueLayer
10 33 (1.10%) New Relic
11 30 (1.00%) Atlassian
12 25 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (0.73%) CA Agile Central
13 22 (0.73%) Dynatrace
14 20 (0.67%) Adobe
14 20 (0.67%) ServiceNow
15 17 (0.57%) Red Hat
16 14 (0.47%) CA