Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 118 130
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 4,525 4,570 4,614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.95% 2.80% 2.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.71% 13.63% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,612 3,912 4,127
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -

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 30,762 33,519 32,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.06% 20.54% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25,126 27,501 28,759
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 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 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
London +19 1,973 £57,500 - 227
North of England +17 818 £42,500 - 138
South East -9 738 £45,000 - 105
North West +13 390 £40,000 -5.88% 69
Yorkshire +33 384 £44,000 +3.53% 55
South West -5 362 £47,029 +17.57% 82
Midlands -22 354 £43,500 +2.35% 88
East of England +14 273 £45,000 -10.00% 39
East Midlands -9 182 £41,750 -7.22% 25
West Midlands -43 172 £45,000 +5.88% 63
North East -15 44 £43,750 -7.89% 14
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 15 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 England region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 3,624 (80.09%) Test Automation
2 3,194 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 2,125 (46.96%) Java
4 1,829 (40.42%) QA
5 1,748 (38.63%) C#
6 1,543 (34.10%) Cucumber
7 1,514 (33.46%) BDD
8 1,412 (31.20%) JavaScript
9 1,266 (27.98%) WebDriver
10 1,195 (26.41%) TDD
11 1,155 (25.52%) SQL
12 1,154 (25.50%) Jenkins
13 1,125 (24.86%) Scrum
14 1,107 (24.46%) JIRA
15 1,082 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
16 970 (21.44%) Finance
17 919 (20.31%) .NET
18 847 (18.72%) HTML
19 826 (18.25%) Git (software)
20 725 (16.02%) CSS
21 712 (15.73%) Python
22 670 (14.81%) SpecFlow
23 658 (14.54%) Software Testing
24 648 (14.32%) Software Engineering
25 635 (14.03%) DevOps
26 634 (14.01%) Amazon AWS
27 616 (13.61%) Manual Testing
28 605 (13.37%) AngularJS
29 596 (13.17%) Gherkin
30 574 (12.69%) Web Services

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
1 349 (7.71%) Confluence
2 160 (3.54%) CMS
3 109 (2.41%) Apache
4 99 (2.19%) EPiServer
5 96 (2.12%) Tomcat
6 87 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
7 68 (1.50%) JBoss
8 65 (1.44%) Cloud Foundry
9 45 (0.99%) Apache Pig
9 45 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
10 31 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 31 (0.69%) WebLogic
11 26 (0.57%) Apache Spark
12 25 (0.55%) WordPress
13 24 (0.53%) SharePoint
14 19 (0.42%) Apache Solr
15 18 (0.40%) Mule
16 17 (0.38%) OpenStack
17 16 (0.35%) Alfresco
17 16 (0.35%) Anypoint
Applications
1 17 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
1 17 (0.38%) Mingle
2 13 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.066%) Snapchat
5 2 (0.044%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.022%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.022%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.022%) Maya
6 1 (0.022%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.022%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.022%) Weka
Business Applications
1 44 (0.97%) Eloqua
2 22 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.18%) FastStats
4 5 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.088%) Odoo
6 3 (0.066%) RiskWrite
7 2 (0.044%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.044%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.044%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.044%) SAP FI-CA
7 2 (0.044%) SAP PSCD
7 2 (0.044%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.022%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.022%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.022%) Ripple
8 1 (0.022%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.022%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.022%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.022%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 634 (14.01%) Amazon AWS
2 498 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 192 (4.24%) GitHub
4 126 (2.78%) npm
5 119 (2.63%) SaaS
6 105 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 71 (1.57%) BrowserStack
8 63 (1.39%) Slack
9 58 (1.28%) Sauce Labs
10 57 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
11 56 (1.24%) PaaS
12 43 (0.95%) CloudBees
13 42 (0.93%) BlazeMeter
13 42 (0.93%) IaaS
14 39 (0.86%) OpenShift
14 39 (0.86%) Serverless
15 38 (0.84%) Office 365
16 34 (0.75%) G Suite
17 26 (0.57%) Amazon S3
18 22 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 97 (2.14%) HTTP
2 57 (1.26%) SSL
3 49 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 47 (1.04%) Firewall
5 28 (0.62%) Internet
6 14 (0.31%) SMS
7 10 (0.22%) Broadband
8 9 (0.20%) DNS
9 8 (0.18%) Wireless
10 6 (0.13%) Bluetooth
10 6 (0.13%) CDMA
10 6 (0.13%) GSM
10 6 (0.13%) LTE
10 6 (0.13%) SSH
10 6 (0.13%) UMTS
10 6 (0.13%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.11%) VoIP
12 4 (0.088%) DSL
12 4 (0.088%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.066%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 228 (5.04%) MongoDB
3 225 (4.97%) MySQL
4 188 (4.15%) NoSQL
5 146 (3.23%) Big Data
6 126 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 113 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
8 96 (2.12%) Hadoop
9 60 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 60 (1.33%) Couchbase
10 56 (1.24%) Blockchain
11 54 (1.19%) Apache Hive
12 49 (1.08%) CouchDB
13 33 (0.73%) RDBMS
14 30 (0.66%) Redis
15 27 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 27 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 24 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 24 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1,543 (34.10%) Cucumber
2 1,266 (27.98%) WebDriver
3 1,154 (25.50%) Jenkins
4 1,107 (24.46%) JIRA
5 826 (18.25%) Git (software)
6 670 (14.81%) SpecFlow
7 561 (12.40%) SoapUI
8 536 (11.85%) JMeter
9 479 (10.59%) JUnit
10 418 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 364 (8.04%) Protractor
12 356 (7.87%) Maven
13 350 (7.73%) TeamCity
14 339 (7.49%) Visual Studio
15 299 (6.61%) Appium
16 287 (6.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 278 (6.14%) NUnit
18 254 (5.61%) Jasmine
19 229 (5.06%) HP UFT
20 191 (4.22%) TestNG
General
1 970 (21.44%) Finance
2 244 (5.39%) Banking
3 235 (5.19%) Retail
4 171 (3.78%) Marketing
5 100 (2.21%) Advertising
6 93 (2.06%) Games
7 80 (1.77%) Telecoms
8 66 (1.46%) Law
9 54 (1.19%) Electronics
10 50 (1.10%) Back Office
11 47 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 25 (0.55%) Investment Banking
13 21 (0.46%) Publishing
14 20 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 19 (0.42%) Retail Banking
16 17 (0.38%) Automotive
17 12 (0.27%) Front Office
17 12 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.27%) Retail Finance
18 7 (0.15%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 1,170 (25.86%) Developer
2 946 (20.91%) Tester
3 834 (18.43%) Test Engineer
4 731 (16.15%) Analyst
5 672 (14.85%) Automation Tester
6 605 (13.37%) Test Analyst
7 597 (13.19%) QA Engineer
8 489 (10.81%) Test Automation Engineer
9 443 (9.79%) Developer in Test
10 280 (6.19%) Software Engineer
11 277 (6.12%) Java Developer
12 256 (5.66%) Automation Test Analyst
13 247 (5.46%) QA Automation Engineer
14 233 (5.15%) .NET Developer
15 224 (4.95%) QA Tester
16 212 (4.69%) Java Engineer
17 206 (4.55%) C# Developer
18 205 (4.53%) QA Analyst
19 204 (4.51%) Software Tester
20 202 (4.46%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 919 (20.31%) .NET
2 847 (18.72%) HTML
3 725 (16.02%) CSS
4 605 (13.37%) AngularJS
5 596 (13.17%) Gherkin
6 574 (12.69%) Web Services
7 405 (8.95%) REST
7 405 (8.95%) SOAP
8 403 (8.91%) HTML5
9 388 (8.57%) RESTful
10 333 (7.36%) Node.js
11 331 (7.31%) jQuery
12 296 (6.54%) Spring
13 293 (6.48%) ASP.NET
14 288 (6.36%) React
15 261 (5.77%) CSS3
15 261 (5.77%) XML
16 246 (5.44%) JSON
17 232 (5.13%) .NET Framework
18 212 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 297 (6.56%) User Experience
2 288 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 278 (6.14%) Mobile App
4 270 (5.97%) Fintech
5 226 (4.99%) Computer Science
6 173 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
7 99 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
8 66 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
9 57 (1.26%) Cloud Native
9 57 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 39 (0.86%) Algorithms
10 39 (0.86%) Virtual Team
11 34 (0.75%) Data Structures
11 34 (0.75%) Fixed Income
12 26 (0.57%) Blog
13 23 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
14 21 (0.46%) Management Information System
15 17 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 17 (0.38%) Hedge funds
16 16 (0.35%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 438 (9.68%) Linux
2 299 (6.61%) Windows
3 197 (4.35%) Android
4 177 (3.91%) Apple iOS
5 145 (3.20%) Unix
6 53 (1.17%) Mac OS X
7 25 (0.55%) CoreOS
8 22 (0.49%) CentOS
8 22 (0.49%) Windows Server
9 21 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 17 (0.38%) openSUSE
11 16 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.13%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.11%) Nucleus RTOS
14 4 (0.088%) Debian
15 2 (0.044%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.022%) AIX
16 1 (0.022%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.022%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.022%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,624 (80.09%) Test Automation
2 3,194 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 1,514 (33.46%) BDD
4 1,195 (26.41%) TDD
5 1,125 (24.86%) Scrum
6 1,082 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
7 658 (14.54%) Software Testing
8 648 (14.32%) Software Engineering
9 635 (14.03%) DevOps
10 616 (13.61%) Manual Testing
11 558 (12.33%) Test Scripting
12 555 (12.27%) SDLC
13 514 (11.36%) Test Strategy
14 489 (10.81%) SDET
15 471 (10.41%) Problem-Solving
16 456 (10.08%) API Testing
17 442 (9.77%) Regression Testing
18 430 (9.50%) Performance Testing
19 423 (9.35%) Microservices
20 407 (8.99%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2,125 (46.96%) Java
2 1,748 (38.63%) C#
3 1,412 (31.20%) JavaScript
4 1,155 (25.52%) SQL
5 712 (15.73%) Python
6 359 (7.93%) Ruby
7 241 (5.33%) PHP
8 198 (4.38%) C++
9 161 (3.56%) C
10 160 (3.54%) Bash Shell
11 146 (3.23%) PowerShell
12 127 (2.81%) Java 8
13 95 (2.10%) TypeScript
14 92 (2.03%) T-SQL
15 74 (1.64%) Groovy
15 74 (1.64%) Perl
16 73 (1.61%) Scala
17 71 (1.57%) ES6
18 50 (1.10%) Objective-C
19 49 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 508 (11.23%) Degree
2 436 (9.64%) ISTQB
3 334 (7.38%) ISEB
4 231 (5.10%) Security Cleared
5 135 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 111 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 110 (2.43%) DV Cleared
8 95 (2.10%) SC Cleared
9 50 (1.10%) CCNA
9 50 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
10 48 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 44 (0.97%) MCSE
11 44 (0.97%) SAFe Agilist
12 43 (0.95%) CISSP
12 43 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
12 43 (0.95%) GIAC
12 43 (0.95%) Linux+ Certification
12 43 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
12 43 (0.95%) SANS
12 43 (0.95%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,829 (40.42%) QA
2 13 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.22%) ISO 9000
3 10 (0.22%) WCAG
4 8 (0.18%) GDPR
4 8 (0.18%) MiFID
5 7 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.088%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.066%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.066%) PMO
System Software
1 435 (9.61%) Docker
2 46 (1.02%) vSphere
3 27 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.22%) Active Directory
6 10 (0.22%) Firmware
7 9 (0.20%) Varnish
8 3 (0.066%) iptables
8 3 (0.066%) LXC
9 2 (0.044%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.044%) HDFS
9 2 (0.044%) KVM
9 2 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.044%) Xen
10 1 (0.022%) ACF2
10 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.022%) RACF
Systems Management
1 194 (4.29%) Puppet
2 158 (3.49%) Ansible
3 118 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
4 102 (2.25%) Kubernetes
5 99 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
6 70 (1.55%) Salt
7 65 (1.44%) Terraform
8 52 (1.15%) HP ALM
9 29 (0.64%) Nagios
10 25 (0.55%) Automic
10 25 (0.55%) Graphite
11 9 (0.20%) Kibana
12 8 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 5 (0.11%) Packer
13 5 (0.11%) WMI
14 4 (0.088%) CA Service Virtualization
14 4 (0.088%) Grafana
14 4 (0.088%) Istio
15 3 (0.066%) HAProxy
15 3 (0.066%) logstash
Vendors
1 414 (9.15%) Microsoft
2 242 (5.35%) Oracle
3 212 (4.69%) Google
4 133 (2.94%) HP
5 78 (1.72%) AppDynamics
6 77 (1.70%) Atlassian
7 73 (1.61%) Sitecore
8 71 (1.57%) SAP
9 63 (1.39%) New Relic
10 55 (1.22%) Splunk
11 44 (0.97%) Marketo
12 40 (0.88%) Adobe
13 37 (0.82%) Alias
14 33 (0.73%) IBM
15 32 (0.71%) VMware
16 31 (0.69%) Cypress Semiconductor
17 29 (0.64%) Xamarin
18 25 (0.55%) XebiaLabs
19 22 (0.49%) Cognizant
20 21 (0.46%) Red Hat