Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 60 109
Rank change year-on-year -7 +49 +7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 15 52 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.83% 3.55% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.11% 21.14% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 13
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +33.33% +24.14%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,625 £37,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £63,750 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 185 246 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 22.59% 16.79% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 156 198 298
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,375 £30,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Essex

Selenium
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in Essex.

Salary trend for Selenium in Essex

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Essex over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Essex

Selenium
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Colchester +22 8 £37,500 -16.67%
Harlow +10 1 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Selenium
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (73.33%) WebDriver
3 9 (60.00%) Android
3 9 (60.00%) QA
3 9 (60.00%) API Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) JMeter
5 7 (46.67%) C#
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) Load Testing
5 7 (46.67%) SoapUI
5 7 (46.67%) BDD
5 7 (46.67%) SDLC
5 7 (46.67%) PureLoad
6 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
7 5 (33.33%) Test Management
7 5 (33.33%) JIRA
7 5 (33.33%) QF-Test
7 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
7 5 (33.33%) Appium
7 5 (33.33%) Zephyr
8 4 (26.67%) Android Development
8 4 (26.67%) iOS Development
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
8 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
8 4 (26.67%) NUnit
8 4 (26.67%) MVC
8 4 (26.67%) AngularJS

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (13.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) WebDriver
2 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (46.67%) JMeter
3 7 (46.67%) SoapUI
4 5 (33.33%) Appium
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 5 (33.33%) QF-Test
4 5 (33.33%) Zephyr
5 4 (26.67%) NUnit
6 2 (13.33%) Ant
6 2 (13.33%) Maven
6 2 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Tester
2 7 (46.67%) QA Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Software QA Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Software Tester
3 6 (40.00%) Developer
4 5 (33.33%) QA Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Software QA Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Developer in Test
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (13.33%) Java EE
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Android
2 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (60.00%) API Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) BDD
4 7 (46.67%) Load Testing
4 7 (46.67%) SDLC
5 5 (33.33%) Test Management
6 4 (26.67%) Android Development
6 4 (26.67%) CRM
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) iOS Development
6 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
6 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (13.33%) SDET
8 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (13.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) PureLoad
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle