Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 108 113
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3,651 4,658 4,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.79% 2.99% 2.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.55% 14.75% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,875 3,700 4,066
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 25,100 31,575 33,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.15% 20.28% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20,010 25,752 27,821
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -7 1,501 £60,000 +4.35% 114
South East +22 769 £47,500 +5.56% 79
North of England -23 608 £42,500 - 118
Yorkshire -34 286 £45,000 +2.27% 52
Midlands -7 285 £40,000 -8.05% 56
North West -38 274 £40,000 - 53
South West -32 273 £45,000 -1.10% 46
East of England +2 206 £50,000 +11.11% 23
East Midlands -1 154 £41,000 -2.38% 31
West Midlands +3 128 £38,875 -18.16% 25
North East +35 47 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 2,851 (78.09%) Test Automation
2 2,437 (66.75%) Agile Software Development
3 1,715 (46.97%) Java
4 1,484 (40.65%) C#
5 1,353 (37.06%) QA
6 1,288 (35.28%) Cucumber
7 1,126 (30.84%) Scrum
8 1,121 (30.70%) BDD
9 1,039 (28.46%) WebDriver
10 992 (27.17%) TDD
11 984 (26.95%) JavaScript
12 982 (26.90%) SQL
13 951 (26.05%) JIRA
14 891 (24.40%) Jenkins
15 831 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
16 710 (19.45%) DevOps
17 705 (19.31%) Python
18 667 (18.27%) Git (software)
19 655 (17.94%) .NET
20 628 (17.20%) SpecFlow
21 625 (17.12%) Finance
22 572 (15.67%) Azure
23 536 (14.68%) Software Testing
24 498 (13.64%) Manual Testing
25 494 (13.53%) AWS
26 460 (12.60%) Test Scripting
27 456 (12.49%) SoapUI
28 452 (12.38%) JMeter
29 436 (11.94%) API Testing
30 433 (11.86%) HTML

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
1 319 (8.74%) Confluence
2 61 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 40 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 35 (0.96%) Apache
5 35 (0.96%) JBoss
6 34 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 32 (0.88%) CMS
8 30 (0.82%) IIS
9 29 (0.79%) Apache Spark
10 23 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
12 14 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
13 12 (0.33%) Umbraco
13 12 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (0.33%) WordPress
14 11 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (0.27%) MQSeries
16 9 (0.25%) Apache TomEE
16 9 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 40 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.27%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.082%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (0.082%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.055%) FileZilla
7 1 (0.027%) ArchiCAD
7 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.027%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.027%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.027%) Revit
Business Applications
1 55 (1.51%) Payment Gateway
2 47 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.49%) SAP ERP
4 8 (0.22%) Magento
4 8 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
5 6 (0.16%) FastStats
5 6 (0.16%) Fredhopper
5 6 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.055%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.055%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.027%) Exstream
7 1 (0.027%) Odoo
7 1 (0.027%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.027%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 572 (15.67%) Azure
2 494 (13.53%) AWS
3 158 (4.33%) GCP
4 139 (3.81%) SaaS
5 104 (2.85%) GitHub
6 82 (2.25%) BrowserStack
7 80 (2.19%) G Suite
7 80 (2.19%) Office 365
8 61 (1.67%) Serverless
9 53 (1.45%) Sauce Labs
10 52 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 47 (1.29%) OpenShift
12 45 (1.23%) PaaS
13 41 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
14 40 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
15 35 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
16 32 (0.88%) Slack
17 29 (0.79%) CloudBees
18 26 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
19 19 (0.52%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 62 (1.70%) HTTP
2 25 (0.68%) SSH
3 15 (0.41%) FTP
4 14 (0.38%) Firewall
4 14 (0.38%) MQTT
4 14 (0.38%) SMTP
5 13 (0.36%) Skype
6 12 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.25%) Wireshark
8 8 (0.22%) SNMP
9 6 (0.16%) DNS
9 6 (0.16%) SSL
10 5 (0.14%) Calico
10 5 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.11%) DSL
11 4 (0.11%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.11%) Internet
11 4 (0.11%) VLAN
12 3 (0.082%) Intranet
12 3 (0.082%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 171 (4.68%) MongoDB
3 166 (4.55%) MySQL
4 143 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 142 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
6 111 (3.04%) Relational Database
7 101 (2.77%) Redis
8 79 (2.16%) Big Data
9 63 (1.73%) Hadoop
10 40 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
11 34 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
12 33 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
13 29 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 28 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 26 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
17 23 (0.63%) Apache Hive
18 22 (0.60%) SQLite
19 21 (0.58%) Amazon Aurora
20 20 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,288 (35.28%) Cucumber
2 1,039 (28.46%) WebDriver
3 951 (26.05%) JIRA
4 891 (24.40%) Jenkins
5 667 (18.27%) Git (software)
6 628 (17.20%) SpecFlow
7 456 (12.49%) SoapUI
8 452 (12.38%) JMeter
9 378 (10.35%) JUnit
10 326 (8.93%) Maven
11 310 (8.49%) Appium
12 300 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 235 (6.44%) TeamCity
14 201 (5.51%) Visual Studio
15 175 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 169 (4.63%) NUnit
17 162 (4.44%) HP UFT
18 156 (4.27%) Protractor
19 155 (4.25%) LoadRunner
20 118 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 625 (17.12%) Finance
2 337 (9.23%) Retail
3 188 (5.15%) Banking
4 104 (2.85%) Marketing
5 87 (2.38%) Games
6 80 (2.19%) Public Sector
7 65 (1.78%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 44 (1.21%) Law
10 41 (1.12%) Electronics
11 23 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 19 (0.52%) Front Office
13 18 (0.49%) Legal
14 17 (0.47%) Back Office
15 14 (0.38%) Investment Banking
16 13 (0.36%) Advertising
17 11 (0.30%) Aerospace
17 11 (0.30%) Automotive
18 5 (0.14%) Retail Finance
19 4 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 844 (23.12%) Developer
2 706 (19.34%) Test Engineer
3 571 (15.64%) Analyst
4 526 (14.41%) Tester
5 447 (12.24%) Test Analyst
6 403 (11.04%) QA Engineer
7 382 (10.46%) Test Automation Engineer
8 351 (9.61%) Automation Tester
9 274 (7.50%) Developer in Test
10 230 (6.30%) Software Developer
11 218 (5.97%) Automation Test Analyst
12 212 (5.81%) Senior Developer
13 210 (5.75%) Java Developer
14 179 (4.90%) Software Engineer
15 166 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
16 162 (4.44%) QA Analyst
17 156 (4.27%) Software Test Engineer
18 150 (4.11%) QA Leader
19 145 (3.97%) Automation Engineer
20 135 (3.70%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 655 (17.94%) .NET
2 433 (11.86%) HTML
3 387 (10.60%) Web Services
4 381 (10.44%) REST
5 376 (10.30%) CSS
6 372 (10.19%) Gherkin
7 360 (9.86%) AngularJS
8 309 (8.46%) Spring
9 286 (7.83%) RESTful
10 266 (7.29%) React
11 262 (7.18%) SOAP
12 244 (6.68%) Node.js
13 183 (5.01%) JSON
13 183 (5.01%) XML
14 175 (4.79%) ASP.NET
15 174 (4.77%) jQuery
16 160 (4.38%) HTML5
17 139 (3.81%) .NET Core
18 130 (3.56%) ASP.NET Web API
19 115 (3.15%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 243 (6.66%) Mobile App
2 185 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 159 (4.35%) User Experience
4 140 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
5 81 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
6 65 (1.78%) Algorithms
7 49 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
8 46 (1.26%) Data Structures
9 41 (1.12%) Public Cloud
10 35 (0.96%) Online Gambling
11 33 (0.90%) Cloud Native
12 30 (0.82%) Virtual Team
13 26 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
14 25 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
15 22 (0.60%) PKI
15 22 (0.60%) Wiki
16 21 (0.58%) Client/Server
17 19 (0.52%) Life Science
18 18 (0.49%) Mainframe
19 17 (0.47%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 305 (8.35%) Linux
2 254 (6.96%) Windows
3 147 (4.03%) Apple iOS
4 146 (4.00%) Android
5 137 (3.75%) Unix
6 33 (0.90%) Windows Server
7 25 (0.68%) CoreOS
8 14 (0.38%) CentOS
9 12 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 12 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.27%) zOS
11 7 (0.19%) Robot Operating System
11 7 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.16%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.11%) Debian
14 4 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.082%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.055%) Solaris
16 2 (0.055%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,851 (78.09%) Test Automation
2 2,437 (66.75%) Agile Software Development
3 1,126 (30.84%) Scrum
4 1,121 (30.70%) BDD
5 992 (27.17%) TDD
6 831 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
7 710 (19.45%) DevOps
8 536 (14.68%) Software Testing
9 498 (13.64%) Manual Testing
10 460 (12.60%) Test Scripting
11 436 (11.94%) API Testing
12 422 (11.56%) SDLC
13 418 (11.45%) SDET
14 401 (10.98%) Test Strategy
15 376 (10.30%) Software Engineering
16 357 (9.78%) Performance Testing
17 353 (9.67%) Mentoring
18 352 (9.64%) Functional Testing
19 343 (9.39%) Microservices
20 317 (8.68%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1,715 (46.97%) Java
2 1,484 (40.65%) C#
3 984 (26.95%) JavaScript
4 982 (26.90%) SQL
5 705 (19.31%) Python
6 301 (8.24%) Ruby
7 154 (4.22%) C++
8 152 (4.16%) Java 8
9 123 (3.37%) PHP
10 118 (3.23%) C
11 111 (3.04%) PowerShell
12 101 (2.77%) Bash Shell
13 96 (2.63%) Scala
13 96 (2.63%) T-SQL
14 87 (2.38%) ES6
15 82 (2.25%) TypeScript
16 57 (1.56%) Go
17 55 (1.51%) ES7
18 52 (1.42%) Shell Script
19 51 (1.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 320 (8.76%) Degree
1 320 (8.76%) ISTQB
2 223 (6.11%) ISEB
3 174 (4.77%) Security Cleared
4 151 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 110 (3.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 92 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 61 (1.67%) DV Cleared
8 17 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.16%) HND
9 6 (0.16%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.11%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.082%) CISSP
11 3 (0.082%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.082%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.055%) CITP
12 2 (0.055%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.055%) MCP
13 1 (0.027%) MCSD
13 1 (0.027%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,353 (37.06%) QA
2 18 (0.49%) GDPR
3 17 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.25%) WCAG
5 6 (0.16%) SLA
6 2 (0.055%) NCSC
7 1 (0.027%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.027%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.027%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 412 (11.28%) Docker
2 22 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.16%) vSphere
6 5 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.14%) etcd
6 5 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.055%) Firmware
7 2 (0.055%) IAG
8 1 (0.027%) HDFS
8 1 (0.027%) KVM
8 1 (0.027%) oVirt
8 1 (0.027%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 173 (4.74%) Kubernetes
2 149 (4.08%) Puppet
3 148 (4.05%) Ansible
4 135 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
5 106 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
6 79 (2.16%) Terraform
7 62 (1.70%) Marathon
7 62 (1.70%) Mesos
8 47 (1.29%) Nagios
9 33 (0.90%) Graphite
10 32 (0.88%) Packer
11 29 (0.79%) HP ALM
12 25 (0.68%) Automic
13 24 (0.66%) Kibana
14 23 (0.63%) ZABBIX
15 22 (0.60%) HP SiteScope
16 21 (0.58%) CA Service Virtualization
17 20 (0.55%) Prometheus
18 18 (0.49%) Istio
19 8 (0.22%) Consul
Vendors
1 404 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 209 (5.72%) Google
3 148 (4.05%) Oracle
4 131 (3.59%) HP
5 85 (2.33%) SAP
6 78 (2.14%) WorldPay
7 76 (2.08%) Splunk
8 60 (1.64%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 48 (1.31%) Atlassian
10 47 (1.29%) AppDynamics
11 40 (1.10%) IBM
11 40 (1.10%) Sitecore
12 34 (0.93%) New Relic
13 30 (0.82%) Nintex
13 30 (0.82%) Xamarin
14 27 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
15 26 (0.71%) Perforce
16 25 (0.68%) Teradata
16 25 (0.68%) XebiaLabs
17 24 (0.66%) VMware