Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 124 136
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 4599 4663 4935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.75% 2.62% 2.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.50% 14.03% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3947 4176 4399
England median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 34068 33240 36224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.39% 18.67% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27990 28987 30881
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 1820 £55,000 - 91
South East +26 895 £45,000 - 47
North of England +15 792 £42,500 +6.25% 60
Midlands +42 497 £42,500 +8.97% 32
North West +29 420 £45,000 +12.50% 33
South West +21 331 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Yorkshire +2 316 £42,500 +6.25% 26
West Midlands +58 285 £42,500 - 11
East of England -25 274 £50,000 +11.11% 20
East Midlands +32 211 £44,500 +18.67% 21
North East +36 56 £40,919 +16.91% 1
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 3709 (80.65%) Test Automation
2 3201 (69.60%) Agile Software Development
3 2349 (51.08%) Java
4 1867 (40.60%) QA
5 1772 (38.53%) Cucumber
6 1475 (32.07%) C#
7 1442 (31.35%) WebDriver
8 1393 (30.29%) BDD
9 1312 (28.53%) SQL
10 1298 (28.22%) TDD
11 1183 (25.72%) JavaScript
12 1136 (24.70%) Scrum
13 1124 (24.44%) Jenkins
14 929 (20.20%) Finance
15 924 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
16 862 (18.74%) Test Scripting
17 839 (18.24%) JIRA
18 821 (17.85%) HTML
19 739 (16.07%) .NET
20 728 (15.83%) Git (software)
21 682 (14.83%) Python
22 666 (14.48%) Web Services
23 642 (13.96%) SDLC
24 638 (13.87%) Degree
25 634 (13.79%) JUnit
26 631 (13.72%) CSS
26 631 (13.72%) Software Testing
27 592 (12.87%) AngularJS
28 580 (12.61%) Manual Testing
29 562 (12.22%) Test Strategy

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
1 197 (4.28%) Confluence
2 177 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 146 (3.17%) Apache
4 98 (2.13%) JBoss
5 86 (1.87%) CMS
5 86 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
6 67 (1.46%) Apache Spark
7 53 (1.15%) Documentum
7 53 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 50 (1.09%) SharePoint
9 48 (1.04%) WebLogic
10 44 (0.96%) Apache Solr
11 35 (0.76%) IIS
12 30 (0.65%) Drupal
13 28 (0.61%) Jetty
14 23 (0.50%) nginx
14 23 (0.50%) WebSphere
15 20 (0.43%) Umbraco
16 18 (0.39%) EPiServer
16 18 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 40 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.11%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.065%) InVision
5 3 (0.065%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.043%) Mingle
7 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.022%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.30%) Eloqua
3 12 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.22%) Magento
5 9 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
7 5 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.065%) Siebel CRM
9 2 (0.043%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.043%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.022%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.022%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.022%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 422 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
2 252 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 226 (4.91%) GitHub
4 111 (2.41%) SaaS
5 56 (1.22%) npm
6 53 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 51 (1.11%) BrowserStack
8 41 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
9 35 (0.76%) Office 365
10 29 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (0.63%) Sauce Labs
11 27 (0.59%) Slack
12 21 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
12 21 (0.46%) CloudBees
12 21 (0.46%) PaaS
13 20 (0.43%) G Suite
14 15 (0.33%) BlazeMeter
15 13 (0.28%) Amazon S3
16 12 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
16 12 (0.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 122 (2.65%) HTTP
2 85 (1.85%) Internet
3 28 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 26 (0.57%) Firewall
5 21 (0.46%) SSL
6 20 (0.43%) AMQP
7 15 (0.33%) Intranet
8 12 (0.26%) VoIP
9 9 (0.20%) Broadband
10 7 (0.15%) PuTTY
10 7 (0.15%) SMS
11 6 (0.13%) WinSCP
12 5 (0.11%) Skype
13 4 (0.087%) ATM
13 4 (0.087%) DNS
13 4 (0.087%) Network Security
13 4 (0.087%) VPN
13 4 (0.087%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.043%) NGN
14 2 (0.043%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 270 (5.87%) MySQL
3 170 (3.70%) Big Data
4 134 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 118 (2.57%) NoSQL
6 103 (2.24%) MongoDB
7 83 (1.80%) Redis
8 71 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 48 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 34 (0.74%) Couchbase
12 30 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 28 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 26 (0.57%) DB2
14 26 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
15 25 (0.54%) Blockchain
16 23 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
17 22 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
18 21 (0.46%) Oracle Database
19 19 (0.41%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1772 (38.53%) Cucumber
2 1442 (31.35%) WebDriver
3 1124 (24.44%) Jenkins
4 839 (18.24%) JIRA
5 728 (15.83%) Git (software)
6 634 (13.79%) JUnit
7 559 (12.15%) SoapUI
8 525 (11.42%) SpecFlow
9 452 (9.83%) JMeter
10 355 (7.72%) HP UFT
11 324 (7.05%) Maven
12 281 (6.11%) Protractor
13 271 (5.89%) Visual Studio
14 266 (5.78%) NUnit
15 255 (5.54%) Jasmine
16 253 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
17 246 (5.35%) TeamCity
18 236 (5.13%) Appium
19 231 (5.02%) TestNG
20 200 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 929 (20.20%) Finance
2 284 (6.18%) Retail
3 267 (5.81%) Banking
4 138 (3.00%) Marketing
5 116 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 82 (1.78%) Games
7 68 (1.48%) Advertising
8 57 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 46 (1.00%) Electronics
10 44 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 35 (0.76%) Publishing
12 33 (0.72%) Back Office
12 33 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 30 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 23 (0.50%) Automotive
15 15 (0.33%) Legal
16 14 (0.30%) Aerospace
16 14 (0.30%) Polish Language
17 12 (0.26%) Law
18 10 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 1066 (23.18%) Tester
2 1031 (22.42%) Developer
3 754 (16.39%) Automation Tester
4 736 (16.00%) Analyst
5 644 (14.00%) Test Analyst
6 620 (13.48%) Test Engineer
7 501 (10.89%) QA Engineer
8 404 (8.78%) Java Developer
9 377 (8.20%) Test Automation Engineer
10 290 (6.31%) Automation Test Analyst
11 258 (5.61%) Senior Tester
12 247 (5.37%) Selenium Tester
13 243 (5.28%) Developer in Test
14 231 (5.02%) Test Leader
15 221 (4.81%) QA Tester
16 214 (4.65%) Java Engineer
17 212 (4.61%) Senior Developer
18 203 (4.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
19 202 (4.39%) QA Automation Engineer
20 191 (4.15%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 821 (17.85%) HTML
2 739 (16.07%) .NET
3 666 (14.48%) Web Services
4 631 (13.72%) CSS
5 592 (12.87%) AngularJS
6 516 (11.22%) REST
7 472 (10.26%) SOAP
8 442 (9.61%) Gherkin
9 386 (8.39%) XML
10 373 (8.11%) HTML5
11 363 (7.89%) Spring
12 351 (7.63%) RESTful
13 317 (6.89%) jQuery
14 247 (5.37%) Node.js
15 246 (5.35%) ASP.NET
16 238 (5.18%) CSS3
17 225 (4.89%) JSON
18 217 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 207 (4.50%) React
20 204 (4.44%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 395 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 358 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 204 (4.44%) User Experience
4 203 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 190 (4.13%) Fintech
6 183 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
7 65 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 47 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 42 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
10 39 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 37 (0.80%) iPad
12 30 (0.65%) N-Tier
13 28 (0.61%) Equities
14 27 (0.59%) Xbox
15 25 (0.54%) Algorithms
15 25 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 22 (0.48%) RIA
16 22 (0.48%) Virtual Team
17 18 (0.39%) Cloud Native
17 18 (0.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 437 (9.50%) Linux
2 331 (7.20%) Windows
3 189 (4.11%) Unix
4 127 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 109 (2.37%) Android
6 24 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 20 (0.43%) CoreOS
8 13 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 12 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.20%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.17%) CentOS
11 8 (0.17%) Solaris
11 8 (0.17%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.13%) Debian
14 2 (0.043%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.043%) Nucleus RTOS
14 2 (0.043%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.022%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 3709 (80.65%) Test Automation
2 3201 (69.60%) Agile Software Development
3 1393 (30.29%) BDD
4 1298 (28.22%) TDD
5 1136 (24.70%) Scrum
6 924 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
7 862 (18.74%) Test Scripting
8 642 (13.96%) SDLC
9 631 (13.72%) Software Testing
10 580 (12.61%) Manual Testing
11 562 (12.22%) Test Strategy
12 505 (10.98%) Software Engineering
13 478 (10.39%) DevOps
14 442 (9.61%) Regression Testing
15 411 (8.94%) MVC
16 407 (8.85%) Performance Testing
17 395 (8.59%) Mentoring
18 393 (8.55%) Open Source
19 381 (8.28%) Functional Testing
20 367 (7.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2349 (51.08%) Java
2 1475 (32.07%) C#
3 1312 (28.53%) SQL
4 1183 (25.72%) JavaScript
5 682 (14.83%) Python
6 510 (11.09%) Ruby
7 254 (5.52%) PHP
8 233 (5.07%) C++
9 164 (3.57%) C
10 141 (3.07%) Bash Shell
11 123 (2.67%) Scala
12 119 (2.59%) T-SQL
13 113 (2.46%) Groovy
14 84 (1.83%) ES6
15 75 (1.63%) TypeScript
16 72 (1.57%) PowerShell
17 64 (1.39%) Perl
18 56 (1.22%) Shell Script
19 43 (0.93%) VB.NET
20 38 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 638 (13.87%) Degree
2 522 (11.35%) ISTQB
3 396 (8.61%) ISEB
4 191 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 149 (3.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 135 (2.94%) Security Cleared
7 45 (0.98%) SC Cleared
8 38 (0.83%) DV Cleared
9 25 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 20 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
11 17 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
12 9 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.15%) Master's Degree
14 6 (0.13%) CCNA
14 6 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.13%) CISSP
14 6 (0.13%) CompTIA Security+
14 6 (0.13%) MCSE
14 6 (0.13%) SANS
14 6 (0.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1867 (40.60%) QA
2 45 (0.98%) SLA
3 44 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.15%) GDPR
5 5 (0.11%) ISO 20022
5 5 (0.11%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.087%) PMO
7 3 (0.065%) GCP
7 3 (0.065%) MiFID
7 3 (0.065%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.043%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.043%) SEPA
8 2 (0.043%) WCAG
System Software
1 249 (5.41%) Docker
2 13 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (0.24%) vSphere
4 9 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.17%) HDFS
5 8 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.13%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.087%) Firmware
7 4 (0.087%) Xen
8 2 (0.043%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.043%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.022%) LXC
Systems Management
1 210 (4.57%) Puppet
2 139 (3.02%) HP Quality Center
3 116 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (1.78%) Ansible
5 40 (0.87%) Kubernetes
6 36 (0.78%) ZABBIX
7 26 (0.57%) Nagios
8 21 (0.46%) CA Service Virtualization
8 21 (0.46%) Graphite
9 19 (0.41%) Mesos
10 15 (0.33%) Terraform
11 11 (0.24%) Marathon
11 11 (0.24%) Salt
12 10 (0.22%) Grafana
13 9 (0.20%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.13%) Cobbler
14 6 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
15 5 (0.11%) Galera Cluster
15 5 (0.11%) Packer
15 5 (0.11%) rkt
Vendors
1 348 (7.57%) Microsoft
2 266 (5.78%) Oracle
3 168 (3.65%) HP
4 120 (2.61%) Google
5 76 (1.65%) SAP
6 55 (1.20%) Pega
7 51 (1.11%) Zend
8 44 (0.96%) EMC
8 44 (0.96%) IBM
9 38 (0.83%) Xamarin
10 35 (0.76%) Capita
11 34 (0.74%) Cognizant
12 33 (0.72%) Atlassian
12 33 (0.72%) Sitecore
13 29 (0.63%) AppDynamics
14 27 (0.59%) CA Agile Central
15 26 (0.57%) New Relic
16 25 (0.54%) CA
17 21 (0.46%) Adobe
18 19 (0.41%) Splunk