Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 117 122
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3,251 4,184 4,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.64% 2.82% 2.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.74% 14.24% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,611 3,372 3,996
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £68,750
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 23,665 29,379 33,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.24% 19.82% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19,005 23,820 27,967
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.93% +1.00% +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 12 December 2019.

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 12 December 2019. 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 -42 1,189 £60,000 - 116
South East +18 719 £47,500 +5.56% 84
North of England +11 623 £42,500 - 118
North West -4 299 £42,500 +6.25% 65
Yorkshire +7 290 £45,000 +2.27% 43
South West -4 272 £45,000 -1.10% 50
Midlands -10 247 £42,250 -0.59% 55
East of England +28 176 £51,250 +13.89% 31
East Midlands +8 123 £40,000 -4.76% 24
West Midlands -35 120 £42,250 -0.59% 31
North East -9 33 £35,272 -17.01% 10
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 England region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 2,617 (80.50%) Test Automation
2 2,151 (66.16%) Agile Software Development
3 1,497 (46.05%) Java
4 1,307 (40.20%) C#
5 1,184 (36.42%) QA
6 1,066 (32.79%) Cucumber
7 1,004 (30.88%) Scrum
8 943 (29.01%) BDD
9 891 (27.41%) WebDriver
10 876 (26.95%) JavaScript
11 810 (24.92%) SQL
12 777 (23.90%) JIRA
13 776 (23.87%) TDD
14 773 (23.78%) Jenkins
15 693 (21.32%) DevOps
16 625 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
17 594 (18.27%) Python
18 553 (17.01%) .NET
19 550 (16.92%) Azure
20 538 (16.55%) Finance
21 525 (16.15%) SpecFlow
22 524 (16.12%) Git (software)
23 478 (14.70%) Software Testing
24 435 (13.38%) AWS
25 429 (13.20%) API Testing
26 422 (12.98%) Manual Testing
26 422 (12.98%) Docker
27 395 (12.15%) Test Scripting
28 394 (12.12%) Microsoft
29 376 (11.57%) JMeter

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
1 270 (8.31%) Confluence
2 57 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 46 (1.41%) WebSphere
4 41 (1.26%) JBoss
5 34 (1.05%) SharePoint
6 29 (0.89%) CMS
6 29 (0.89%) IIS
7 28 (0.86%) Apache
8 26 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 24 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
11 15 (0.46%) Apache TomEE
11 15 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
12 14 (0.43%) Apache Spark
12 14 (0.43%) nginx
12 14 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (0.34%) GlassFish
13 11 (0.34%) MQSeries
14 10 (0.31%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 56 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.34%) Chatbot
5 8 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.092%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.062%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 57 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
2 30 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.46%) SAP ERP
4 9 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
5 6 (0.18%) Magento
5 6 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.12%) FastStats
7 2 (0.062%) Odoo
7 2 (0.062%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.031%) Aareon QL
8 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.031%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.031%) Revive Adserver
8 1 (0.031%) SAP EWM
8 1 (0.031%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 550 (16.92%) Azure
2 435 (13.38%) AWS
3 147 (4.52%) GitHub
4 108 (3.32%) SaaS
5 102 (3.14%) GCP
6 97 (2.98%) BrowserStack
7 49 (1.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 48 (1.48%) Serverless
9 44 (1.35%) PaaS
10 41 (1.26%) G Suite
10 41 (1.26%) Office 365
10 41 (1.26%) Sauce Labs
11 37 (1.14%) OpenShift
12 36 (1.11%) Slack
13 33 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
14 25 (0.77%) IaaS
15 23 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
16 22 (0.68%) CloudBees
17 21 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
18 18 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (1.48%) HTTP
2 21 (0.65%) DNS
3 18 (0.55%) SNMP
4 17 (0.52%) Firewall
5 16 (0.49%) Internet
5 16 (0.49%) SSH
6 12 (0.37%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.34%) Wireshark
8 10 (0.31%) MPLS
9 7 (0.22%) SSL
9 7 (0.22%) VoIP
10 5 (0.15%) DHCP
10 5 (0.15%) DSL
10 5 (0.15%) Skype
10 5 (0.15%) VLAN
11 4 (0.12%) FTP
11 4 (0.12%) MQTT
11 4 (0.12%) Network Security
11 4 (0.12%) SMTP
12 3 (0.092%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (11.23%) SQL Server
2 155 (4.77%) MySQL
3 142 (4.37%) MongoDB
4 105 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 98 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 87 (2.68%) NoSQL
7 72 (2.21%) Redis
8 45 (1.38%) Big Data
9 40 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 40 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 36 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 31 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
13 23 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 23 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (0.71%) RDBMS
13 23 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
14 21 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
15 17 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
16 16 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,066 (32.79%) Cucumber
2 891 (27.41%) WebDriver
3 777 (23.90%) JIRA
4 773 (23.78%) Jenkins
5 525 (16.15%) SpecFlow
6 524 (16.12%) Git (software)
7 376 (11.57%) JMeter
8 367 (11.29%) Postman
9 359 (11.04%) SoapUI
10 330 (10.15%) JUnit
11 268 (8.24%) Appium
11 268 (8.24%) Maven
12 259 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 178 (5.48%) TeamCity
14 162 (4.98%) REST Assured
15 158 (4.86%) NUnit
16 142 (4.37%) HP UFT
17 141 (4.34%) Visual Studio
18 130 (4.00%) Bitbucket
18 130 (4.00%) Protractor
General
1 538 (16.55%) Finance
2 204 (6.27%) Retail
3 193 (5.94%) Banking
4 88 (2.71%) Public Sector
5 81 (2.49%) Games
6 76 (2.34%) Marketing
7 55 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 49 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 27 (0.83%) Electronics
10 22 (0.68%) Automotive
10 22 (0.68%) Legal
11 18 (0.55%) Advertising
12 16 (0.49%) Aerospace
13 15 (0.46%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.43%) Law
15 9 (0.28%) Retail Finance
16 8 (0.25%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.15%) Front Office
18 3 (0.092%) Back Office
18 3 (0.092%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 698 (21.47%) Developer
2 545 (16.76%) Test Engineer
3 509 (15.66%) Analyst
4 442 (13.60%) Tester
5 397 (12.21%) Test Analyst
6 354 (10.89%) QA Engineer
7 313 (9.63%) Test Automation Engineer
8 288 (8.86%) Automation Tester
9 222 (6.83%) Developer in Test
10 200 (6.15%) Automation Test Analyst
11 193 (5.94%) Software Developer
12 181 (5.57%) Senior Developer
13 157 (4.83%) Java Developer
13 157 (4.83%) Software Engineer
14 155 (4.77%) Automation Engineer
15 148 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
16 146 (4.49%) Test Leader
17 144 (4.43%) QA Analyst
18 136 (4.18%) Software Test Engineer
19 134 (4.12%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 553 (17.01%) .NET
2 368 (11.32%) CSS
3 361 (11.10%) HTML
4 359 (11.04%) REST
5 344 (10.58%) Web Services
6 316 (9.72%) Gherkin
7 308 (9.47%) AngularJS
8 269 (8.27%) RESTful
9 239 (7.35%) Spring
10 228 (7.01%) React
11 221 (6.80%) SOAP
12 198 (6.09%) Node.js
13 171 (5.26%) XML
14 161 (4.95%) jQuery
15 157 (4.83%) JSON
16 134 (4.12%) .NET Framework
17 129 (3.97%) ASP.NET
18 116 (3.57%) HTML5
19 98 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web API
20 95 (2.92%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 224 (6.89%) Mobile App
2 191 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 156 (4.80%) User Experience
4 144 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
5 55 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
6 46 (1.41%) Algorithms
7 42 (1.29%) Public Cloud
8 33 (1.02%) Data Structures
9 29 (0.89%) Online Gambling
10 26 (0.80%) Cloud Native
11 24 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (0.74%) Management Information System
12 23 (0.71%) Life Science
12 23 (0.71%) Robotics
12 23 (0.71%) Virtual Team
13 22 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
13 22 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
13 22 (0.68%) Mainframe
14 21 (0.65%) PKI
14 21 (0.65%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 231 (7.11%) Linux
2 157 (4.83%) Windows
3 139 (4.28%) Android
4 136 (4.18%) Apple iOS
5 96 (2.95%) Unix
6 15 (0.46%) zOS
7 13 (0.40%) CentOS
7 13 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (0.37%) CoreOS
9 11 (0.34%) Robot Operating System
10 10 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 9 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (0.25%) Windows Server
13 6 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.15%) Debian
15 2 (0.062%) VMS
16 1 (0.031%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,617 (80.50%) Test Automation
2 2,151 (66.16%) Agile Software Development
3 1,004 (30.88%) Scrum
4 943 (29.01%) BDD
5 776 (23.87%) TDD
6 693 (21.32%) DevOps
7 625 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
8 478 (14.70%) Software Testing
9 429 (13.20%) API Testing
10 422 (12.98%) Manual Testing
11 395 (12.15%) Test Scripting
12 356 (10.95%) SDLC
13 351 (10.80%) Test Strategy
14 346 (10.64%) SDET
15 330 (10.15%) Mentoring
16 319 (9.81%) Software Engineering
17 318 (9.78%) Functional Testing
18 300 (9.23%) Regression Testing
19 289 (8.89%) Performance Testing
20 277 (8.52%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,497 (46.05%) Java
2 1,307 (40.20%) C#
3 876 (26.95%) JavaScript
4 810 (24.92%) SQL
5 594 (18.27%) Python
6 258 (7.94%) Ruby
7 132 (4.06%) Java 8
8 120 (3.69%) C++
9 92 (2.83%) Bash Shell
10 88 (2.71%) PowerShell
11 81 (2.49%) PHP
12 76 (2.34%) TypeScript
13 68 (2.09%) C
14 64 (1.97%) Groovy
15 61 (1.88%) Shell Script
16 58 (1.78%) Scala
17 55 (1.69%) ES6
18 50 (1.54%) Go
19 40 (1.23%) T-SQL
20 35 (1.08%) ES7
Qualifications
1 327 (10.06%) ISTQB
2 300 (9.23%) Degree
3 218 (6.71%) ISEB
4 150 (4.61%) Security Cleared
5 145 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 97 (2.98%) SC Cleared
7 82 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 40 (1.23%) DV Cleared
9 21 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 16 (0.49%) PMI Certification
11 13 (0.40%) MCP
12 8 (0.25%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.22%) PMP
14 6 (0.18%) HNC
15 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (0.12%) CISSP
16 4 (0.12%) HND
17 3 (0.092%) Master's Degree
18 2 (0.062%) MCAD
19 1 (0.031%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,184 (36.42%) QA
2 25 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.37%) GDPR
4 7 (0.22%) PMO
5 6 (0.18%) WCAG
6 2 (0.062%) GAMP
6 2 (0.062%) NCSC
System Software
1 422 (12.98%) Docker
2 17 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.18%) KVM
4 6 (0.18%) vSphere
4 6 (0.18%) Xen
5 5 (0.15%) ACF2
5 5 (0.15%) iptables
5 5 (0.15%) NFS
5 5 (0.15%) QEMU
5 5 (0.15%) RACF
6 3 (0.092%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.062%) IAG
8 1 (0.031%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.031%) Firmware
8 1 (0.031%) HDFS
8 1 (0.031%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 159 (4.89%) Kubernetes
2 130 (4.00%) Puppet
3 124 (3.81%) Ansible
4 103 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
5 92 (2.83%) Terraform
6 77 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
7 41 (1.26%) Marathon
7 41 (1.26%) Mesos
8 35 (1.08%) Packer
9 33 (1.02%) Nagios
10 32 (0.98%) ZABBIX
11 30 (0.92%) HP ALM
12 27 (0.83%) Graphite
13 22 (0.68%) Kibana
14 21 (0.65%) HP SiteScope
15 19 (0.58%) Prometheus
16 18 (0.55%) Grafana
16 18 (0.55%) Istio
17 16 (0.49%) CA Service Virtualization
18 12 (0.37%) Automic
Vendors
1 394 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 118 (3.63%) Oracle
3 110 (3.38%) HP
4 97 (2.98%) Google
5 77 (2.37%) SAP
6 69 (2.12%) WorldPay
7 46 (1.41%) Splunk
8 38 (1.17%) Atlassian
9 37 (1.14%) New Relic
10 35 (1.08%) IBM
11 34 (1.05%) Sitecore
12 32 (0.98%) Xamarin
13 28 (0.86%) Perforce
14 25 (0.77%) AppDynamics
15 23 (0.71%) FIS
15 23 (0.71%) Teradata
16 22 (0.68%) SaltStack
16 22 (0.68%) VMware
17 21 (0.65%) CA
18 18 (0.55%) CA Agile Central