Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 105 94
Rank change year-on-year -12 -11 +46
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3,816 5,022 4,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.77% 3.02% 3.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.09% 14.52% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,074 4,200 4,312
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 27,075 34,597 31,726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.67% 20.82% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21,554 28,442 27,122
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +8 1,705 £57,500 +2.68% 78
South East -11 737 £45,250 +0.56% 33
North of England -10 613 £42,500 - 37
Midlands -12 306 £40,000 - 25
North West -6 276 £42,500 -5.56% 12
Yorkshire -18 276 £44,000 +10.00% 20
South West -9 261 £45,000 +5.88% 26
East of England -35 187 £45,000 -10.00% 13
West Midlands +17 181 £38,500 -3.75% 20
East Midlands -43 124 £42,000 +5.00% 5
North East +28 58 £40,000 -4.76% 5
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 2,958 (77.52%) Test Automation
2 2,611 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 1,908 (50.00%) Java
4 1,567 (41.06%) QA
5 1,451 (38.02%) C#
6 1,437 (37.66%) Cucumber
7 1,204 (31.55%) BDD
8 1,117 (29.27%) Scrum
9 1,058 (27.73%) WebDriver
10 1,036 (27.15%) JavaScript
11 1,033 (27.07%) TDD
12 1,003 (26.28%) Jenkins
13 970 (25.42%) SQL
14 940 (24.63%) JIRA
15 792 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
16 723 (18.95%) Finance
16 723 (18.95%) Python
17 716 (18.76%) Git (software)
18 641 (16.80%) SoapUI
19 635 (16.64%) DevOps
20 632 (16.56%) Software Testing
21 604 (15.83%) .NET
22 512 (13.42%) Test Scripting
23 511 (13.39%) Web Services
24 510 (13.36%) Amazon AWS
25 493 (12.92%) Manual Testing
26 489 (12.81%) SpecFlow
27 488 (12.79%) API Testing
28 487 (12.76%) Software Engineering
29 474 (12.42%) SDLC

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
1 246 (6.45%) Confluence
2 74 (1.94%) Apache
3 66 (1.73%) Tomcat
4 59 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
5 46 (1.21%) SharePoint
6 40 (1.05%) JBoss
7 36 (0.94%) Apache Spark
8 32 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 27 (0.71%) IIS
10 23 (0.60%) WordPress
11 22 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
11 22 (0.58%) Drupal
12 20 (0.52%) Apache TomEE
13 19 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (0.37%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.37%) CMS
15 10 (0.26%) nginx
16 9 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
17 8 (0.21%) MQSeries
18 5 (0.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (0.29%) Mingle
3 8 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.13%) Maple
5 4 (0.10%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.10%) EngageOne
5 4 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.079%) ArchiCAD
6 3 (0.079%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.079%) MicroStation
6 3 (0.079%) Revit
7 1 (0.026%) HipChat
7 1 (0.026%) InVision
7 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.026%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.026%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
4 9 (0.24%) Temenos T24
5 7 (0.18%) Magento
5 7 (0.18%) Ripple
6 5 (0.13%) FastStats
6 5 (0.13%) Fredhopper
6 5 (0.13%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.10%) Exstream
7 4 (0.10%) Odoo
8 3 (0.079%) SAP FI-CA
8 3 (0.079%) SAP PSCD
9 2 (0.052%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.052%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.026%) Carpe Diem
10 1 (0.026%) Distributed Ledger
10 1 (0.026%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.026%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.026%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 510 (13.36%) Amazon AWS
2 429 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 152 (3.98%) SaaS
4 134 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 106 (2.78%) GitHub
6 90 (2.36%) G Suite
6 90 (2.36%) Office 365
7 69 (1.81%) BrowserStack
8 54 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
9 46 (1.21%) Serverless
10 43 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 37 (0.97%) Amazon S3
11 37 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
12 35 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
13 31 (0.81%) npm
14 29 (0.76%) CloudBees
14 29 (0.76%) PaaS
15 26 (0.68%) Sauce Labs
16 22 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 21 (0.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 70 (1.83%) HTTP
2 35 (0.92%) Internet
3 21 (0.55%) Firewall
4 19 (0.50%) SSH
5 14 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.37%) Wireshark
6 13 (0.34%) DNS
6 13 (0.34%) FTP
7 12 (0.31%) Skype
7 12 (0.31%) SNMP
8 10 (0.26%) MPLS
9 7 (0.18%) Network Security
9 7 (0.18%) OpenVPN
9 7 (0.18%) SSL
10 6 (0.16%) Broadband
10 6 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.13%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.13%) TETRA
12 4 (0.10%) SMTP
12 4 (0.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 182 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
3 156 (4.09%) MySQL
4 130 (3.41%) MongoDB
5 112 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 95 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 85 (2.23%) Big Data
8 80 (2.10%) Hadoop
9 66 (1.73%) Redis
10 40 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
11 31 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 29 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 28 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
15 19 (0.50%) Blockchain
15 19 (0.50%) DB2
15 19 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
17 16 (0.42%) Apache Hive
17 16 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1,437 (37.66%) Cucumber
2 1,058 (27.73%) WebDriver
3 1,003 (26.28%) Jenkins
4 940 (24.63%) JIRA
5 716 (18.76%) Git (software)
6 641 (16.80%) SoapUI
7 489 (12.81%) SpecFlow
8 444 (11.64%) JMeter
9 421 (11.03%) JUnit
10 342 (8.96%) Maven
11 297 (7.78%) Appium
12 283 (7.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 210 (5.50%) TeamCity
14 200 (5.24%) Visual Studio
15 185 (4.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 178 (4.66%) HP UFT
17 174 (4.56%) Subversion
18 168 (4.40%) NUnit
19 161 (4.22%) TestNG
20 158 (4.14%) Protractor
General
1 723 (18.95%) Finance
2 310 (8.12%) Retail
3 185 (4.85%) Banking
4 108 (2.83%) Marketing
5 92 (2.41%) Law
6 86 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 73 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 57 (1.49%) Electronics
9 48 (1.26%) Games
10 31 (0.81%) Advertising
11 26 (0.68%) Publishing
12 25 (0.66%) Back Office
13 22 (0.58%) Front Office
14 20 (0.52%) Investment Banking
15 18 (0.47%) Aerospace
15 18 (0.47%) Legal
16 15 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.37%) Automotive
18 7 (0.18%) Retail Finance
19 5 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 921 (24.14%) Developer
2 783 (20.52%) Test Engineer
3 710 (18.61%) Tester
4 593 (15.54%) Analyst
5 509 (13.34%) Test Analyst
6 480 (12.58%) QA Engineer
7 466 (12.21%) Automation Tester
8 450 (11.79%) Test Automation Engineer
9 318 (8.33%) Developer in Test
10 263 (6.89%) Java Developer
11 260 (6.81%) Automation Test Analyst
12 211 (5.53%) Senior Developer
13 209 (5.48%) Software Developer
14 207 (5.42%) QA Automation Engineer
15 198 (5.19%) Software Test Engineer
16 184 (4.82%) Software Tester
17 182 (4.77%) Software Engineer
18 147 (3.85%) QA Tester
19 145 (3.80%) QA Analyst
20 138 (3.62%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 604 (15.83%) .NET
2 511 (13.39%) Web Services
3 449 (11.77%) HTML
4 387 (10.14%) CSS
5 378 (9.91%) Gherkin
5 378 (9.91%) SOAP
6 376 (9.85%) REST
7 351 (9.20%) AngularJS
8 264 (6.92%) Spring
9 237 (6.21%) Node.js
9 237 (6.21%) XML
10 231 (6.05%) RESTful
11 226 (5.92%) React
12 222 (5.82%) JSON
13 185 (4.85%) ASP.NET
14 175 (4.59%) jQuery
15 163 (4.27%) .NET Framework
16 151 (3.96%) HTML5
17 116 (3.04%) Hibernate
18 112 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 267 (7.00%) Fintech
2 217 (5.69%) Mobile App
3 206 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
4 145 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
5 139 (3.64%) User Experience
6 78 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
7 50 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
8 37 (0.97%) Virtual Team
9 28 (0.73%) Cloud Native
10 20 (0.52%) Mainframe
11 19 (0.50%) Algorithms
12 16 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (0.42%) Internet of Things
13 15 (0.39%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.31%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.29%) Analytical Mindset
15 11 (0.29%) Mobile Banking
15 11 (0.29%) NHS
15 11 (0.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 368 (9.64%) Linux
2 230 (6.03%) Windows
3 154 (4.04%) Android
4 152 (3.98%) Unix
5 131 (3.43%) Apple iOS
6 33 (0.86%) Ubuntu
7 26 (0.68%) CoreOS
8 20 (0.52%) openSUSE
9 12 (0.31%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.26%) CentOS
12 7 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.18%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.16%) Debian
14 5 (0.13%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.10%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.10%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.10%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.10%) zOS
16 2 (0.052%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,958 (77.52%) Test Automation
2 2,611 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 1,204 (31.55%) BDD
4 1,117 (29.27%) Scrum
5 1,033 (27.07%) TDD
6 792 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
7 635 (16.64%) DevOps
8 632 (16.56%) Software Testing
9 512 (13.42%) Test Scripting
10 493 (12.92%) Manual Testing
11 488 (12.79%) API Testing
12 487 (12.76%) Software Engineering
13 474 (12.42%) SDLC
14 442 (11.58%) Test Strategy
15 441 (11.56%) SDET
16 436 (11.43%) Microservices
17 389 (10.19%) Functional Testing
18 365 (9.56%) Regression Testing
19 362 (9.49%) Non-Functional Testing
20 354 (9.28%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,908 (50.00%) Java
2 1,451 (38.02%) C#
3 1,036 (27.15%) JavaScript
4 970 (25.42%) SQL
5 723 (18.95%) Python
6 360 (9.43%) Ruby
7 229 (6.00%) PHP
8 202 (5.29%) C++
9 120 (3.14%) C
10 119 (3.12%) PowerShell
11 113 (2.96%) Java 8
12 97 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 91 (2.38%) Scala
14 80 (2.10%) TypeScript
15 75 (1.97%) T-SQL
16 55 (1.44%) Perl
17 54 (1.42%) ES6
18 37 (0.97%) PL/SQL
19 29 (0.76%) Shell Script
20 25 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 430 (11.27%) ISTQB
2 391 (10.25%) Degree
3 288 (7.55%) ISEB
4 211 (5.53%) Security Cleared
5 145 (3.80%) SC Cleared
6 144 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 116 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 66 (1.73%) DV Cleared
9 13 (0.34%) DBS Check
10 10 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 6 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (0.13%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.10%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.079%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (0.079%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.079%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.052%) Linux+ Certification
15 2 (0.052%) Network+ Certification
15 2 (0.052%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,567 (41.06%) QA
2 19 (0.50%) GDPR
3 15 (0.39%) MiFID
4 10 (0.26%) ISO 9000
5 8 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.10%) SLA
7 4 (0.10%) WCAG
8 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.026%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.026%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 362 (9.49%) Docker
2 36 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.47%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.24%) vSphere
7 6 (0.16%) Squid
7 6 (0.16%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.079%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.079%) etcd
9 2 (0.052%) HDFS
9 2 (0.052%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.026%) iptables
10 1 (0.026%) KVM
10 1 (0.026%) LXC
10 1 (0.026%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 155 (4.06%) Puppet
2 154 (4.04%) Ansible
3 153 (4.01%) HP Quality Center
4 137 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
5 127 (3.33%) Kubernetes
6 82 (2.15%) HP ALM
7 80 (2.10%) Terraform
8 30 (0.79%) Nagios
9 27 (0.71%) Graphite
9 27 (0.71%) Marathon
10 26 (0.68%) Automic
11 25 (0.66%) Salt
12 21 (0.55%) Mesos
13 12 (0.31%) Kibana
13 12 (0.31%) Prometheus
14 8 (0.21%) CA Service Virtualization
14 8 (0.21%) HockeyApp
14 8 (0.21%) Packer
15 7 (0.18%) SCCM
15 7 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 348 (9.12%) Microsoft
2 242 (6.34%) Google
3 177 (4.64%) HP
4 175 (4.59%) Oracle
5 94 (2.46%) Splunk
6 77 (2.02%) SAP
7 57 (1.49%) AppDynamics
8 50 (1.31%) WorldPay
9 45 (1.18%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 38 (1.00%) VMware
11 34 (0.89%) CA Agile Central
12 30 (0.79%) IBM
13 27 (0.71%) Atlassian
14 26 (0.68%) SaltStack
14 26 (0.68%) Xamarin
14 26 (0.68%) XebiaLabs
15 23 (0.60%) New Relic
16 22 (0.58%) Adobe
16 22 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
17 20 (0.52%) Sitecore