Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 120 106
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2,186 3,755 4,930
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.57% 2.80% 3.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.13% 14.24% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,886 3,088 4,218
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 16,647 26,362 33,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.60% 19.62% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13,248 20,897 27,726
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
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 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -60 788 £65,000 +8.33% 26
South East +21 534 £47,500 +5.56% 19
North of England +30 407 £45,000 +5.88% 21
South West +46 220 £45,000 -2.17% 18
North West +42 214 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Yorkshire +25 164 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Midlands -15 134 £42,500 +6.25% 9
East of England +6 90 £50,000 +11.11% 9
West Midlands 0 74 £45,000 +16.88% 3
East Midlands -28 60 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North East -8 29 £43,750 +16.67% 1
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1,748 (79.96%) Test Automation
2 1,553 (71.04%) Agile Software Development
3 938 (42.91%) Java
4 835 (38.20%) C#
5 751 (34.35%) QA
6 701 (32.07%) Cucumber
7 643 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 603 (27.58%) BDD
9 585 (26.76%) Jenkins
10 564 (25.80%) SQL
11 530 (24.25%) JIRA
12 527 (24.11%) TDD
13 523 (23.92%) WebDriver
14 486 (22.23%) DevOps
15 477 (21.82%) Scrum
16 467 (21.36%) .NET
17 429 (19.62%) Azure
18 397 (18.16%) Finance
19 382 (17.47%) Git (software)
20 361 (16.51%) SpecFlow
21 357 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
22 351 (16.06%) Python
23 327 (14.96%) AWS
24 299 (13.68%) Test Scripting
24 299 (13.68%) Software Testing
25 293 (13.40%) SoapUI
26 282 (12.90%) Docker
27 281 (12.85%) CSS
27 281 (12.85%) Microsoft
28 275 (12.58%) API Testing

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
1 190 (8.69%) Confluence
2 45 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (1.42%) Apache
3 31 (1.42%) CMS
4 27 (1.24%) WebSphere
5 21 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 19 (0.87%) SharePoint
7 14 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (0.64%) NServiceBus
8 13 (0.59%) JBoss
9 12 (0.55%) CICS
9 12 (0.55%) IIS
10 11 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (0.41%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.32%) Moodle
12 7 (0.32%) WordPress
13 6 (0.27%) nginx
14 5 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 28 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
4 8 (0.37%) BASE24
5 7 (0.32%) Magento
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.091%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.091%) Maximo
7 2 (0.091%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.091%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.046%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 429 (19.62%) Azure
2 327 (14.96%) AWS
3 104 (4.76%) GitHub
3 104 (4.76%) SaaS
4 78 (3.57%) GCP
5 50 (2.29%) Serverless
6 44 (2.01%) BrowserStack
7 36 (1.65%) BlazeMeter
8 35 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
9 31 (1.42%) Sauce Labs
10 24 (1.10%) Slack
11 22 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
12 21 (0.96%) OpenShift
13 19 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
14 18 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
14 18 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
15 17 (0.78%) PaaS
16 15 (0.69%) npm
17 13 (0.59%) Office 365
17 13 (0.59%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.37%) HTTP
2 25 (1.14%) Skype
3 15 (0.69%) DNS
4 10 (0.46%) ATM
5 9 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.27%) Firewall
6 6 (0.27%) SSH
7 4 (0.18%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.18%) SMTP
7 4 (0.18%) SNMP
7 4 (0.18%) WebEx
8 3 (0.14%) DHCP
8 3 (0.14%) VLAN
8 3 (0.14%) VoIP
9 2 (0.091%) Internet
9 2 (0.091%) IPv6
9 2 (0.091%) Network Security
10 1 (0.046%) LTE
10 1 (0.046%) MPLS
10 1 (0.046%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 108 (4.94%) MySQL
3 92 (4.21%) NoSQL
4 85 (3.89%) Relational Database
5 64 (2.93%) MongoDB
6 52 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 43 (1.97%) RDBMS
8 34 (1.56%) Redis
9 26 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
10 24 (1.10%) Blockchain
10 24 (1.10%) DB2
11 18 (0.82%) SQL Server 2017
12 16 (0.73%) MarkLogic
13 15 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (0.64%) InterSystems Cache
14 14 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (0.59%) Power BI
16 12 (0.55%) Big Data
16 12 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 701 (32.07%) Cucumber
2 585 (26.76%) Jenkins
3 530 (24.25%) JIRA
4 523 (23.92%) WebDriver
5 382 (17.47%) Git (software)
6 361 (16.51%) SpecFlow
7 293 (13.40%) SoapUI
8 266 (12.17%) JMeter
9 216 (9.88%) Postman
10 188 (8.60%) JUnit
11 184 (8.42%) Maven
12 148 (6.77%) Visual Studio
13 144 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
14 130 (5.95%) Appium
15 118 (5.40%) Cypress.io
16 112 (5.12%) Protractor
17 110 (5.03%) LoadRunner
18 103 (4.71%) TeamCity
19 100 (4.57%) HP UFT
20 92 (4.21%) Jasmine
General
1 397 (18.16%) Finance
2 144 (6.59%) Banking
3 63 (2.88%) Retail
4 51 (2.33%) Games
5 43 (1.97%) Marketing
6 33 (1.51%) Public Sector
7 15 (0.69%) Law
8 14 (0.64%) Telecoms
9 13 (0.59%) Back Office
9 13 (0.59%) Legal
10 10 (0.46%) Advertising
10 10 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.41%) German Language
11 9 (0.41%) Publishing
12 7 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.23%) Police
13 5 (0.23%) Retail Finance
14 4 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 522 (23.88%) Developer
2 362 (16.56%) Test Engineer
3 351 (16.06%) Analyst
4 299 (13.68%) Tester
5 290 (13.27%) Test Analyst
6 230 (10.52%) QA Engineer
7 211 (9.65%) Test Automation Engineer
8 185 (8.46%) Automation Tester
9 152 (6.95%) Developer in Test
9 152 (6.95%) Software Developer
10 133 (6.08%) Test Leader
11 116 (5.31%) Automation Test Analyst
12 110 (5.03%) Software Engineer
13 107 (4.89%) Senior Developer
14 103 (4.71%) .NET Developer
15 95 (4.35%) Java Developer
16 94 (4.30%) Automation Engineer
17 92 (4.21%) Software Test Engineer
18 86 (3.93%) Senior Test Engineer
19 82 (3.75%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 467 (21.36%) .NET
2 281 (12.85%) CSS
3 259 (11.85%) HTML
4 249 (11.39%) REST
5 239 (10.93%) Web Services
6 226 (10.34%) AngularJS
7 217 (9.93%) RESTful
8 209 (9.56%) React
9 190 (8.69%) SOAP
10 184 (8.42%) Node.js
11 170 (7.78%) Gherkin
12 168 (7.69%) .NET Framework
13 121 (5.54%) Spring
14 109 (4.99%) .NET Core
15 108 (4.94%) HTML5
16 98 (4.48%) XML
17 97 (4.44%) ASP.NET
18 96 (4.39%) jQuery
19 92 (4.21%) JSON
20 74 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 115 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (5.22%) Mobile App
3 100 (4.57%) User Experience
4 87 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
5 71 (3.25%) Virtual Team
6 60 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
7 35 (1.60%) Data Structures
8 30 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
9 26 (1.19%) Cloud Native
10 23 (1.05%) Mainframe
11 21 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 20 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (0.82%) Private Cloud
15 16 (0.73%) Public Cloud
16 15 (0.69%) Management Information System
17 14 (0.64%) Social Network
18 13 (0.59%) Reinsurance
19 12 (0.55%) Client/Server
19 12 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 141 (6.45%) Linux
2 88 (4.03%) Windows
3 82 (3.75%) Android
4 78 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 73 (3.34%) Unix
6 15 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 14 (0.64%) CentOS
8 7 (0.32%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.27%) Debian
9 6 (0.27%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.091%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.046%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.046%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.046%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,748 (79.96%) Test Automation
2 1,553 (71.04%) Agile Software Development
3 603 (27.58%) BDD
4 527 (24.11%) TDD
5 486 (22.23%) DevOps
6 477 (21.82%) Scrum
7 357 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
8 299 (13.68%) Software Testing
8 299 (13.68%) Test Scripting
9 275 (12.58%) API Testing
10 269 (12.31%) SDET
11 267 (12.21%) Manual Testing
12 251 (11.48%) SDLC
13 224 (10.25%) Software Engineering
14 222 (10.16%) Performance Testing
15 215 (9.84%) Fintech
15 215 (9.84%) Microservices
16 211 (9.65%) Test Strategy
17 195 (8.92%) Problem-Solving
18 184 (8.42%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 938 (42.91%) Java
2 835 (38.20%) C#
3 643 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 564 (25.80%) SQL
5 351 (16.06%) Python
6 142 (6.50%) Ruby
7 111 (5.08%) TypeScript
8 87 (3.98%) PHP
9 73 (3.34%) Bash Shell
10 71 (3.25%) C++
11 60 (2.74%) Java 8
12 57 (2.61%) PowerShell
13 52 (2.38%) T-SQL
14 50 (2.29%) C
15 44 (2.01%) Scala
16 39 (1.78%) Go
17 34 (1.56%) Groovy
18 26 (1.19%) Perl
18 26 (1.19%) VB
19 25 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 236 (10.80%) Degree
2 233 (10.66%) ISTQB
3 149 (6.82%) ISEB
4 118 (5.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 100 (4.57%) Security Cleared
6 56 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 33 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (0.82%) DV Cleared
9 14 (0.64%) MCP
10 12 (0.55%) PMI Certification
10 12 (0.55%) PMP
11 8 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 7 (0.32%) MCAD
12 7 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.23%) AWS Certification
14 4 (0.18%) Master's Degree
15 3 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
16 2 (0.091%) HNC
17 1 (0.046%) BPSS Clearance
17 1 (0.046%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 751 (34.35%) QA
2 37 (1.69%) PMO
3 8 (0.37%) ISO 8583
3 8 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.32%) ISO 15022
4 7 (0.32%) ISO 20022
5 6 (0.27%) GDPR
6 5 (0.23%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.091%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.046%) MiFID
9 1 (0.046%) SLA
System Software
1 282 (12.90%) Docker
2 11 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.41%) ACF2
3 9 (0.41%) RACF
4 6 (0.27%) Squid
5 5 (0.23%) Xen
6 4 (0.18%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.18%) KVM
6 4 (0.18%) NFS
6 4 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.14%) iptables
7 3 (0.14%) QEMU
7 3 (0.14%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.091%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 161 (7.37%) Kubernetes
2 71 (3.25%) Puppet
3 57 (2.61%) Ansible
4 52 (2.38%) Terraform
5 51 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (0.82%) HP ALM
8 17 (0.78%) CA Service Virtualization
9 14 (0.64%) Istio
9 14 (0.64%) Packer
9 14 (0.64%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.41%) Nagios
11 7 (0.32%) HP SiteScope
12 5 (0.23%) Kibana
12 5 (0.23%) Prometheus
12 5 (0.23%) SELinux
13 4 (0.18%) Grafana
13 4 (0.18%) Rancher
14 3 (0.14%) Rundeck
15 2 (0.091%) Graphite
Vendors
1 281 (12.85%) Microsoft
2 84 (3.84%) Oracle
3 63 (2.88%) HP
4 46 (2.10%) Google
5 36 (1.65%) SAP
6 31 (1.42%) CA
7 30 (1.37%) Splunk
8 27 (1.24%) FIS
8 27 (1.24%) WorldPay
9 23 (1.05%) IBM
10 22 (1.01%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.01%) Xamarin
11 17 (0.78%) CA Agile Central
11 17 (0.78%) Perfecto Mobile
12 16 (0.73%) New Relic
13 15 (0.69%) Zend
14 14 (0.64%) Sitecore
15 13 (0.59%) VMware
16 12 (0.55%) Pega
17 10 (0.46%) AppDynamics