Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 103 139
Rank change year-on-year +1 +36 +17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 4,978 5,098 4,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.06% 3.05% 2.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.80% 14.94% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,050 4,396 4,224
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 33,624 34,125 34,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.68% 20.41% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27,470 28,463 30,354
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 £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +6 2,152 £57,500 - 227
North of England +7 858 £42,500 - 115
South East +3 843 £45,000 +5.88% 101
Yorkshire +13 436 £42,500 - 43
South West -6 390 £45,000 +12.50% 71
Midlands -37 389 £42,500 +6.25% 68
North West +1 386 £42,500 - 62
East of England +10 347 £45,000 - 49
East Midlands +6 219 £42,000 -1.18% 20
West Midlands -53 170 £42,500 +6.25% 48
North East -17 36 £45,000 +26.76% 10
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 3,994 (80.23%) Test Automation
2 3,607 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
3 2,439 (49.00%) Java
4 2,022 (40.62%) QA
5 1,823 (36.62%) C#
6 1,673 (33.61%) BDD
7 1,669 (33.53%) Cucumber
8 1,443 (28.99%) JavaScript
9 1,399 (28.10%) TDD
10 1,356 (27.24%) SQL
11 1,354 (27.20%) Scrum
12 1,292 (25.95%) WebDriver
13 1,241 (24.93%) Continuous Integration
14 1,207 (24.25%) Jenkins
15 1,102 (22.14%) JIRA
16 1,068 (21.45%) Finance
17 961 (19.30%) HTML
18 948 (19.04%) .NET
19 850 (17.08%) Git (software)
20 831 (16.69%) CSS
21 741 (14.89%) SpecFlow
22 723 (14.52%) SDLC
23 698 (14.02%) Python
24 695 (13.96%) Amazon AWS
25 693 (13.92%) Test Scripting
26 691 (13.88%) DevOps
27 687 (13.80%) Software Engineering
28 677 (13.60%) Web Services
29 656 (13.18%) AngularJS
30 655 (13.16%) Manual Testing

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
1 316 (6.35%) Confluence
2 187 (3.76%) Tomcat
3 160 (3.21%) CMS
4 133 (2.67%) Apache
5 112 (2.25%) JBoss
6 89 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 70 (1.41%) EPiServer
8 60 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
9 48 (0.96%) Mule
10 44 (0.88%) Apache Spark
11 41 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
12 36 (0.72%) Apache Pig
12 36 (0.72%) Drupal
13 35 (0.70%) Jetty
13 35 (0.70%) WebLogic
14 34 (0.68%) Apache Solr
15 31 (0.62%) WordPress
16 30 (0.60%) WebSphere
17 26 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 23 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.20%) Mingle
4 7 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.10%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.060%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.020%) Blender
8 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.020%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.020%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.020%) Weka
Business Applications
1 41 (0.82%) Eloqua
2 27 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.34%) Magento
4 13 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
5 5 (0.10%) Front Arena
5 5 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
5 5 (0.10%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.060%) FastStats
6 3 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.040%) Fredhopper
7 2 (0.040%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.020%) Odoo
8 1 (0.020%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.020%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.020%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.020%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.020%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.020%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 695 (13.96%) Amazon AWS
2 399 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 243 (4.88%) GitHub
4 129 (2.59%) SaaS
5 91 (1.83%) npm
6 90 (1.81%) Slack
7 84 (1.69%) Sauce Labs
8 80 (1.61%) BrowserStack
9 69 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
10 61 (1.23%) PaaS
11 57 (1.15%) IaaS
12 53 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
13 50 (1.00%) Office 365
14 49 (0.98%) BlazeMeter
15 39 (0.78%) Serverless
16 37 (0.74%) CloudBees
16 37 (0.74%) G Suite
17 31 (0.62%) Amazon S3
18 27 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
19 17 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 105 (2.11%) HTTP
2 50 (1.00%) Internet
3 42 (0.84%) SSL
4 38 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 32 (0.64%) Firewall
6 15 (0.30%) SMS
6 15 (0.30%) Wireless
7 12 (0.24%) Network Security
8 11 (0.22%) LAN
9 10 (0.20%) VoIP
10 9 (0.18%) DNS
11 8 (0.16%) WAN
12 6 (0.12%) Broadband
13 5 (0.10%) ATM
14 4 (0.080%) DSL
14 4 (0.080%) Intranet
14 4 (0.080%) Skype
14 4 (0.080%) Unified Communications
14 4 (0.080%) Wireshark
15 3 (0.060%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 242 (4.86%) MongoDB
3 236 (4.74%) MySQL
4 222 (4.46%) NoSQL
5 132 (2.65%) Big Data
6 118 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
7 101 (2.03%) Relational Database
8 95 (1.91%) Hadoop
9 78 (1.57%) Blockchain
10 69 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 61 (1.23%) Couchbase
12 45 (0.90%) Redis
13 39 (0.78%) Apache Hive
14 38 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
15 36 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 32 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 30 (0.60%) CouchDB
18 27 (0.54%) RDBMS
19 25 (0.50%) Oracle Database
20 20 (0.40%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1,669 (33.53%) Cucumber
2 1,292 (25.95%) WebDriver
3 1,207 (24.25%) Jenkins
4 1,102 (22.14%) JIRA
5 850 (17.08%) Git (software)
6 741 (14.89%) SpecFlow
7 647 (13.00%) SoapUI
8 596 (11.97%) JUnit
9 531 (10.67%) JMeter
10 430 (8.64%) Maven
11 427 (8.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 397 (7.98%) Protractor
13 339 (6.81%) TeamCity
14 334 (6.71%) Jasmine
15 318 (6.39%) NUnit
16 281 (5.64%) Appium
17 280 (5.62%) Visual Studio
18 248 (4.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 236 (4.74%) HP UFT
20 208 (4.18%) Mocha
General
1 1,068 (21.45%) Finance
2 316 (6.35%) Retail
3 270 (5.42%) Banking
4 155 (3.11%) Marketing
5 121 (2.43%) Games
6 115 (2.31%) Advertising
7 79 (1.59%) Law
8 63 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 54 (1.08%) Back Office
10 37 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 36 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 33 (0.66%) Electronics
13 32 (0.64%) Front Office
14 28 (0.56%) Legal
15 26 (0.52%) Investment Banking
16 16 (0.32%) Automotive
17 15 (0.30%) Publishing
18 14 (0.28%) Retail Banking
19 13 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
20 10 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,275 (25.61%) Developer
2 1,045 (20.99%) Tester
3 888 (17.84%) Test Engineer
4 787 (15.81%) Analyst
5 775 (15.57%) Automation Tester
6 642 (12.90%) QA Engineer
7 634 (12.74%) Test Analyst
8 532 (10.69%) Test Automation Engineer
9 443 (8.90%) Developer in Test
10 402 (8.08%) Java Developer
11 318 (6.39%) Software Engineer
12 290 (5.83%) QA Analyst
13 287 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
14 285 (5.73%) QA Automation Engineer
15 269 (5.40%) Java Engineer
16 259 (5.20%) Senior Developer
17 256 (5.14%) QA Tester
18 238 (4.78%) Software Developer
19 234 (4.70%) Software Test Engineer
20 230 (4.62%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 961 (19.30%) HTML
2 948 (19.04%) .NET
3 831 (16.69%) CSS
4 677 (13.60%) Web Services
5 656 (13.18%) AngularJS
6 514 (10.33%) Gherkin
7 430 (8.64%) REST
8 424 (8.52%) RESTful
9 414 (8.32%) HTML5
10 394 (7.91%) SOAP
11 391 (7.85%) Spring
12 351 (7.05%) React
13 331 (6.65%) Node.js
14 328 (6.59%) jQuery
15 297 (5.97%) CSS3
16 294 (5.91%) ASP.NET
17 241 (4.84%) XML
18 231 (4.64%) JSON
19 220 (4.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 208 (4.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 339 (6.81%) Mobile App
2 330 (6.63%) User Experience
3 320 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
4 283 (5.69%) Computer Science
5 275 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
6 264 (5.30%) Fintech
7 129 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
8 62 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
9 61 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 48 (0.96%) Cloud Native
11 46 (0.92%) Fixed Income
12 41 (0.82%) Algorithms
13 37 (0.74%) Data Structures
14 36 (0.72%) Equities
14 36 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 32 (0.64%) Management Information System
16 31 (0.62%) Virtual Team
17 27 (0.54%) Hedge funds
18 22 (0.44%) Xbox
19 19 (0.38%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 522 (10.49%) Linux
2 344 (6.91%) Windows
3 220 (4.42%) Android
4 197 (3.96%) Apple iOS
5 182 (3.66%) Unix
6 40 (0.80%) Mac OS X
7 33 (0.66%) CentOS
8 26 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 25 (0.50%) CoreOS
10 19 (0.38%) Windows Server
11 15 (0.30%) openSUSE
12 13 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.22%) Nucleus RTOS
13 11 (0.22%) Windows Phone
14 10 (0.20%) Debian
15 7 (0.14%) VMS
16 5 (0.10%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.080%) Windows 10
18 3 (0.060%) AIX
19 2 (0.040%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,994 (80.23%) Test Automation
2 3,607 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
3 1,673 (33.61%) BDD
4 1,399 (28.10%) TDD
5 1,354 (27.20%) Scrum
6 1,241 (24.93%) Continuous Integration
7 723 (14.52%) SDLC
8 693 (13.92%) Test Scripting
9 691 (13.88%) DevOps
10 687 (13.80%) Software Engineering
11 655 (13.16%) Manual Testing
12 631 (12.68%) Software Testing
13 541 (10.87%) SDET
14 513 (10.31%) Regression Testing
15 496 (9.96%) Test Strategy
16 484 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
17 477 (9.58%) API Testing
18 412 (8.28%) Performance Testing
19 410 (8.24%) Kanban
20 384 (7.71%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2,439 (49.00%) Java
2 1,823 (36.62%) C#
3 1,443 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 1,356 (27.24%) SQL
5 698 (14.02%) Python
6 483 (9.70%) Ruby
7 254 (5.10%) PHP
8 224 (4.50%) C++
9 191 (3.84%) C
10 162 (3.25%) Java 8
11 144 (2.89%) Bash Shell
12 129 (2.59%) PowerShell
13 107 (2.15%) T-SQL
14 100 (2.01%) ES6
15 91 (1.83%) TypeScript
16 83 (1.67%) Scala
17 82 (1.65%) Perl
18 79 (1.59%) Groovy
18 79 (1.59%) Shell Script
19 45 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 528 (10.61%) Degree
2 432 (8.68%) ISTQB
3 350 (7.03%) ISEB
4 193 (3.88%) Security Cleared
5 161 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 120 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 86 (1.73%) SC Cleared
8 83 (1.67%) DV Cleared
9 42 (0.84%) SAFe Agilist
10 39 (0.78%) CCNA
10 39 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 35 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
12 33 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 32 (0.64%) MCSE
14 31 (0.62%) CISSP
14 31 (0.62%) GIAC
14 31 (0.62%) Linux+ Certification
14 31 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
14 31 (0.62%) SANS
14 31 (0.62%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2,022 (40.62%) QA
2 21 (0.42%) GCP
3 12 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.24%) PSD2
4 11 (0.22%) WCAG
5 8 (0.16%) ISO 9000
5 8 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.12%) MiFID
6 6 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.10%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.060%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.060%) PMO
9 2 (0.040%) SEPA
10 1 (0.020%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.020%) SLA
System Software
1 411 (8.26%) Docker
2 33 (0.66%) vSphere
3 24 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 14 (0.28%) Firmware
5 13 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.14%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.14%) Varnish
6 7 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.060%) KVM
8 3 (0.060%) LXC
8 3 (0.060%) Xen
9 2 (0.040%) ACF2
9 2 (0.040%) HDFS
9 2 (0.040%) RACF
10 1 (0.020%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.020%) iptables
Systems Management
1 182 (3.66%) Puppet
2 141 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
3 140 (2.81%) Ansible
4 95 (1.91%) Terraform
5 84 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
6 69 (1.39%) Kubernetes
7 55 (1.10%) HP ALM
7 55 (1.10%) Salt
8 41 (0.82%) Nagios
9 26 (0.52%) Graphite
10 25 (0.50%) Automic
11 13 (0.26%) Cobbler
12 9 (0.18%) CA Service Virtualization
12 9 (0.18%) Kibana
13 8 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
13 8 (0.16%) ZABBIX
14 7 (0.14%) WebInspect
15 6 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 5 (0.10%) logstash
16 5 (0.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 349 (7.01%) Microsoft
2 252 (5.06%) Oracle
3 206 (4.14%) Google
4 163 (3.27%) HP
5 79 (1.59%) AppDynamics
6 73 (1.47%) Splunk
7 68 (1.37%) Capita
8 67 (1.35%) Atlassian
9 64 (1.29%) Sitecore
10 59 (1.19%) SAP
11 41 (0.82%) Marketo
11 41 (0.82%) WorldPay
12 40 (0.80%) IBM
13 36 (0.72%) Xamarin
14 32 (0.64%) VMware
15 31 (0.62%) Adobe
16 26 (0.52%) Alias
16 26 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
17 25 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
17 25 (0.50%) New Relic