Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 112 135
Rank change year-on-year -5 +23 +39
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 4,589 4,601 4,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.82% 2.75% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.89% 14.60% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,945 4,063 4,259
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £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 33,042 31,520 34,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.29% 18.83% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27,379 27,263 29,685
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -31 1,691 £55,000 +4.76% 268
South East +47 1,005 £45,000 - 121
North of England +5 816 £42,500 - 142
Midlands +15 475 £40,750 +1.88% 74
North West +29 406 £45,000 +5.88% 59
Yorkshire -4 351 £42,500 - 79
East of England -12 343 £50,000 +11.11% 42
South West -26 270 £44,000 +17.33% 55
East Midlands +24 239 £40,000 +6.67% 49
West Midlands +14 236 £42,500 -5.56% 25
North East +12 60 £42,000 +20.00% 4
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 3,767 (82.09%) Test Automation
2 3,248 (70.78%) Agile Software Development
3 2,325 (50.66%) Java
4 1,919 (41.82%) QA
5 1,834 (39.97%) Cucumber
6 1,534 (33.43%) C#
7 1,460 (31.82%) WebDriver
8 1,398 (30.46%) BDD
9 1,332 (29.03%) TDD
10 1,297 (28.26%) SQL
11 1,172 (25.54%) Scrum
12 1,165 (25.39%) JavaScript
13 1,022 (22.27%) Jenkins
14 911 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
15 899 (19.59%) Finance
16 847 (18.46%) JIRA
17 784 (17.08%) Test Scripting
18 776 (16.91%) HTML
19 701 (15.28%) .NET
20 689 (15.01%) Python
21 687 (14.97%) Software Testing
22 658 (14.34%) Manual Testing
23 654 (14.25%) SDLC
24 633 (13.79%) Web Services
25 621 (13.53%) Degree
26 606 (13.21%) SoapUI
27 602 (13.12%) Git (software)
28 601 (13.10%) CSS
29 586 (12.77%) JUnit
30 566 (12.33%) AngularJS

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
1 227 (4.95%) Confluence
2 146 (3.18%) Tomcat
3 128 (2.79%) Apache
4 111 (2.42%) JBoss
5 72 (1.57%) CMS
6 64 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 52 (1.13%) Apache Spark
8 40 (0.87%) IIS
9 34 (0.74%) Drupal
10 31 (0.68%) SharePoint
11 28 (0.61%) Apache Solr
12 26 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 25 (0.54%) WebLogic
14 23 (0.50%) Documentum
14 23 (0.50%) EPiServer
15 19 (0.41%) Jetty
16 17 (0.37%) nginx
16 17 (0.37%) WebSphere
17 16 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
18 15 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.26%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.065%) Mingle
5 2 (0.044%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.022%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.022%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.022%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.15%) Magento
5 6 (0.13%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.044%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.044%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.022%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.022%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.022%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.022%) Siebel CRM
8 1 (0.022%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 409 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 244 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 190 (4.14%) GitHub
4 106 (2.31%) SaaS
5 59 (1.29%) npm
6 41 (0.89%) Office 365
7 39 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 37 (0.81%) Slack
9 35 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
10 34 (0.74%) BrowserStack
11 32 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
12 31 (0.68%) Sauce Labs
13 25 (0.54%) G Suite
14 24 (0.52%) BlazeMeter
15 20 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
16 15 (0.33%) PaaS
17 11 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 11 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
17 11 (0.24%) Heroku
17 11 (0.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 104 (2.27%) HTTP
2 77 (1.68%) Internet
3 29 (0.63%) Firewall
4 23 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.41%) SSL
6 14 (0.31%) AMQP
7 11 (0.24%) Intranet
7 11 (0.24%) VoIP
8 8 (0.17%) PuTTY
8 8 (0.17%) WinSCP
9 6 (0.13%) Broadband
10 5 (0.11%) DNS
10 5 (0.11%) SMS
11 4 (0.087%) 3G
11 4 (0.087%) ATM
11 4 (0.087%) DHCP
11 4 (0.087%) ICMP
11 4 (0.087%) LTE
11 4 (0.087%) Network Security
11 4 (0.087%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 247 (5.38%) MySQL
3 152 (3.31%) Big Data
4 117 (2.55%) Relational Database
5 115 (2.51%) NoSQL
6 107 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 79 (1.72%) Redis
8 71 (1.55%) Hadoop
9 54 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
10 43 (0.94%) Blockchain
11 35 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (0.74%) Couchbase
13 31 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 30 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
15 29 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 26 (0.57%) DB2
17 24 (0.52%) Oracle Database
17 24 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
18 20 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
19 19 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1,834 (39.97%) Cucumber
2 1,460 (31.82%) WebDriver
3 1,022 (22.27%) Jenkins
4 847 (18.46%) JIRA
5 606 (13.21%) SoapUI
6 602 (13.12%) Git (software)
7 586 (12.77%) JUnit
8 500 (10.90%) SpecFlow
9 474 (10.33%) JMeter
10 327 (7.13%) Maven
11 309 (6.73%) HP UFT
12 271 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
13 260 (5.67%) Protractor
14 254 (5.53%) Visual Studio
15 244 (5.32%) NUnit
16 232 (5.06%) Jasmine
17 229 (4.99%) Appium
18 219 (4.77%) TeamCity
19 189 (4.12%) TestNG
20 182 (3.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 899 (19.59%) Finance
2 321 (6.99%) Retail
3 238 (5.19%) Banking
4 133 (2.90%) Marketing
5 83 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 77 (1.68%) Games
7 67 (1.46%) Advertising
8 41 (0.89%) Back Office
9 39 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 37 (0.81%) Legal
11 34 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 30 (0.65%) Electronics
13 29 (0.63%) Retail Banking
14 23 (0.50%) Law
15 22 (0.48%) Financial Institution
16 20 (0.44%) Publishing
17 17 (0.37%) Automotive
18 10 (0.22%) Military
19 8 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
19 8 (0.17%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 1,105 (24.08%) Tester
2 1,040 (22.66%) Developer
3 763 (16.63%) Automation Tester
4 700 (15.25%) Analyst
5 682 (14.86%) Test Engineer
6 611 (13.31%) Test Analyst
7 507 (11.05%) QA Engineer
8 404 (8.80%) Java Developer
9 369 (8.04%) Test Automation Engineer
10 316 (6.89%) Developer in Test
11 294 (6.41%) Automation Test Analyst
12 258 (5.62%) Test Leader
13 255 (5.56%) Senior Tester
14 225 (4.90%) Selenium Tester
15 216 (4.71%) Software Tester
16 214 (4.66%) QA Analyst
17 212 (4.62%) QA Automation Engineer
18 209 (4.55%) Java Engineer
19 198 (4.31%) QA Tester
20 191 (4.16%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 776 (16.91%) HTML
2 701 (15.28%) .NET
3 633 (13.79%) Web Services
4 601 (13.10%) CSS
5 566 (12.33%) AngularJS
6 447 (9.74%) REST
7 443 (9.65%) Gherkin
8 418 (9.11%) SOAP
9 388 (8.46%) XML
10 369 (8.04%) Spring
11 362 (7.89%) RESTful
12 310 (6.76%) HTML5
13 303 (6.60%) jQuery
14 249 (5.43%) JSON
15 245 (5.34%) Node.js
16 225 (4.90%) ASP.NET
17 219 (4.77%) React
18 201 (4.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 191 (4.16%) CSS3
20 179 (3.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 377 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 343 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 233 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
4 211 (4.60%) Mobile App
5 210 (4.58%) Fintech
6 185 (4.03%) User Experience
7 48 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
8 41 (0.89%) Client/Server
9 39 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (0.83%) Management Information System
11 26 (0.57%) Data Structures
11 26 (0.57%) Xbox
12 25 (0.54%) Virtual Team
13 22 (0.48%) Algorithms
13 22 (0.48%) Cloud Native
14 20 (0.44%) EPoS
14 20 (0.44%) Equities
15 19 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 15 (0.33%) Smart Meter
17 14 (0.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 386 (8.41%) Linux
2 311 (6.78%) Windows
3 174 (3.79%) Unix
4 172 (3.75%) Apple iOS
5 160 (3.49%) Android
6 28 (0.61%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 15 (0.33%) Windows Phone
9 12 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.20%) Nucleus RTOS
10 9 (0.20%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.17%) CentOS
11 8 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.13%) Debian
13 5 (0.11%) CoreOS
13 5 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.065%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.044%) Solaris
15 2 (0.044%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.022%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,767 (82.09%) Test Automation
2 3,248 (70.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1,398 (30.46%) BDD
4 1,332 (29.03%) TDD
5 1,172 (25.54%) Scrum
6 911 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
7 784 (17.08%) Test Scripting
8 687 (14.97%) Software Testing
9 658 (14.34%) Manual Testing
10 654 (14.25%) SDLC
11 522 (11.38%) Test Strategy
12 491 (10.70%) Software Engineering
13 437 (9.52%) Regression Testing
14 419 (9.13%) DevOps
15 406 (8.85%) SDET
16 399 (8.69%) Performance Testing
17 390 (8.50%) OO
18 384 (8.37%) MVC
19 375 (8.17%) Mentoring
20 360 (7.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2,325 (50.66%) Java
2 1,534 (33.43%) C#
3 1,297 (28.26%) SQL
4 1,165 (25.39%) JavaScript
5 689 (15.01%) Python
6 543 (11.83%) Ruby
7 280 (6.10%) PHP
8 219 (4.77%) C++
9 158 (3.44%) C
10 149 (3.25%) T-SQL
11 142 (3.09%) Groovy
12 120 (2.61%) Scala
13 109 (2.38%) Bash Shell
14 80 (1.74%) ES6
15 73 (1.59%) TypeScript
16 67 (1.46%) Perl
17 60 (1.31%) Shell Script
18 53 (1.15%) PowerShell
19 36 (0.78%) VBScript
20 34 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 621 (13.53%) Degree
2 460 (10.02%) ISTQB
3 412 (8.98%) ISEB
4 164 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 142 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 116 (2.53%) Security Cleared
7 61 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 33 (0.72%) DV Cleared
9 31 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
10 27 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
11 24 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 11 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (0.17%) CCNA
13 8 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.17%) CISSP
13 8 (0.17%) GIAC
13 8 (0.17%) Linux+ Certification
13 8 (0.17%) MCSE
13 8 (0.17%) Network+ Certification
13 8 (0.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,919 (41.82%) QA
2 14 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (0.31%) SLA
3 9 (0.20%) MiFID
4 7 (0.15%) GDPR
5 5 (0.11%) ISO 20022
5 5 (0.11%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.065%) GCP
6 3 (0.065%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.065%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.044%) WCAG
8 1 (0.022%) EMIR
System Software
1 240 (5.23%) Docker
2 14 (0.31%) vSphere
3 11 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.17%) HDFS
6 5 (0.11%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.065%) Firmware
7 3 (0.065%) Xen
8 2 (0.044%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.022%) KVM
9 1 (0.022%) LXC
Systems Management
1 167 (3.64%) Puppet
2 115 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
3 107 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 57 (1.24%) Ansible
5 40 (0.87%) Kubernetes
6 20 (0.44%) Nagios
7 19 (0.41%) ZABBIX
8 18 (0.39%) Mesos
8 18 (0.39%) Terraform
9 17 (0.37%) CA Service Virtualization
9 17 (0.37%) Salt
10 9 (0.20%) Grafana
10 9 (0.20%) Marathon
11 8 (0.17%) Capistrano
11 8 (0.17%) Galera Cluster
11 8 (0.17%) OpenNebula
11 8 (0.17%) Simian Army
12 7 (0.15%) Graphite
13 6 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (0.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 333 (7.26%) Microsoft
2 248 (5.40%) Oracle
3 155 (3.38%) HP
4 139 (3.03%) Google
5 72 (1.57%) Capita
6 46 (1.00%) SAP
7 39 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 38 (0.83%) IBM
9 34 (0.74%) Sitecore
10 33 (0.72%) VMware
11 32 (0.70%) Xamarin
12 30 (0.65%) CA Agile Central
12 30 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
13 28 (0.61%) CA
13 28 (0.61%) Zend
14 27 (0.59%) Twitter
15 25 (0.54%) Pega
16 22 (0.48%) Splunk
17 16 (0.35%) Micro Focus
18 14 (0.31%) EMC