The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 95 127
Rank change year-on-year +26 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 79 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.74% 1.95% 1.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.40% 13.89% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 69 44 45
Median salary £45,000 £44,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -26.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 454 324 410
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 21.51% 14.06% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 400 300 331
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Selenium as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +8 34 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Letchworth - 20 £42,500 -
Hatfield - 16 £58,750 -
St Albans -4 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Stevenage - 1 £31,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £24,500 -
Selenium
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 140 (81.87%) Test Automation
2 126 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (54.39%) Java
4 92 (53.80%) QA
5 82 (47.95%) SQL
5 82 (47.95%) JIRA
6 78 (45.61%) Scrum
7 72 (42.11%) WebDriver
8 70 (40.94%) BDD
9 64 (37.43%) TDD
10 61 (35.67%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (34.50%) Finance
12 53 (30.99%) Linux
12 53 (30.99%) Cucumber
13 51 (29.82%) C#
13 51 (29.82%) Oracle
14 49 (28.65%) Git (software)
15 48 (28.07%) JavaScript
16 47 (27.49%) JUnit
17 45 (26.32%) Software Testing
18 43 (25.15%) Gherkin
19 41 (23.98%) Test Strategy
20 40 (23.39%) Tomcat
20 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
21 39 (22.81%) Regression Testing
22 38 (22.22%) Degree
22 38 (22.22%) Open Source
23 37 (21.64%) Test Scripting
23 37 (21.64%) Computer Science
24 36 (21.05%) HTML

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 40 (23.39%) Tomcat
2 27 (15.79%) Oracle Service Bus
2 27 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 27 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 19 (11.11%) Confluence
4 3 (1.75%) CMS
4 3 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (15.79%) Office 365
3 7 (4.09%) SaaS
4 4 (2.34%) IaaS
5 3 (1.75%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 82 (47.95%) JIRA
2 72 (42.11%) WebDriver
3 53 (30.99%) Cucumber
4 49 (28.65%) Git (software)
5 47 (27.49%) JUnit
6 30 (17.54%) JBehave
7 29 (16.96%) Subversion
8 27 (15.79%) Jasmine
8 27 (15.79%) MSTest
8 27 (15.79%) NUnit
8 27 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 21 (12.28%) TeamCity
10 18 (10.53%) Jenkins
11 17 (9.94%) Maven
12 16 (9.36%) HP UFT
12 16 (9.36%) SoapUI
13 15 (8.77%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (4.68%) JMeter
15 6 (3.51%) LoadRunner
15 6 (3.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (34.50%) Finance
2 27 (15.79%) Advertising
3 6 (3.51%) Banking
4 1 (0.58%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (34.50%) Developer
2 51 (29.82%) Analyst
2 51 (29.82%) Test Analyst
3 29 (16.96%) Java Developer
4 26 (15.20%) Automation Test Analyst
5 25 (14.62%) Tester
6 19 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 19 (11.11%) QA Engineer
6 19 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 18 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
8 16 (9.36%) QA Tester
9 15 (8.77%) C# Developer
9 15 (8.77%) QA Leader
10 14 (8.19%) Test Engineer
11 13 (7.60%) Automation Tester
11 13 (7.60%) Software Developer
11 13 (7.60%) Test Automation Engineer
12 12 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (7.02%) Selenium Tester
12 12 (7.02%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.15%) Gherkin
2 36 (21.05%) HTML
3 35 (20.47%) CSS
4 32 (18.71%) .NET
5 30 (17.54%) AngularJS
5 30 (17.54%) ASP.NET
5 30 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (15.79%) CSS3
6 27 (15.79%) HTML5
6 27 (15.79%) jQuery
6 27 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
6 27 (15.79%) Middleware
6 27 (15.79%) RESTful
6 27 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 24 (14.04%) Spring
8 16 (9.36%) Hibernate
9 14 (8.19%) Web Services
10 12 (7.02%) PhoneGap
11 11 (6.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.64%) Computer Science
2 27 (15.79%) User Experience
3 12 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (7.02%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.43%) RIA
5 6 (3.51%) Fintech
6 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.75%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 53 (30.99%) Linux
2 25 (14.62%) Unix
3 13 (7.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (81.87%) Test Automation
2 126 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (45.61%) Scrum
4 70 (40.94%) BDD
5 64 (37.43%) TDD
6 61 (35.67%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (26.32%) Software Testing
8 41 (23.98%) Test Strategy
9 39 (22.81%) Regression Testing
10 38 (22.22%) Open Source
11 37 (21.64%) Test Scripting
12 30 (17.54%) MVC
13 29 (16.96%) Software Engineering
14 28 (16.37%) DevOps
15 27 (15.79%) ITIL
15 27 (15.79%) Mobile Development
15 27 (15.79%) OOD
15 27 (15.79%) Refactoring
15 27 (15.79%) SOA
15 27 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 93 (54.39%) Java
2 82 (47.95%) SQL
3 51 (29.82%) C#
4 48 (28.07%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.36%) Python
6 15 (8.77%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.92%) VB
8 3 (1.75%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (22.22%) Degree
2 28 (16.37%) Computer Science Degree
2 28 (16.37%) ISTQB
3 13 (7.60%) ISEB
4 4 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (53.80%) QA
2 3 (1.75%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (8.77%) Puppet
2 8 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (29.82%) Oracle
2 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
3 27 (15.79%) Xamarin
4 15 (8.77%) Atlassian
5 12 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (7.02%) Sitecore
6 9 (5.26%) HP
7 2 (1.17%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.17%) VMware
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