Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 87 110
Rank change year-on-year -4 +23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 17 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.43% 2.25% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.74% 10.22% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 26
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,750 £26,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £62,000 £53,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%

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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 296 323 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.83% 22.02% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 272 275 384
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £27,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Kent

Selenium
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Kent

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Kent over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Kent

Selenium
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Tunbridge Wells 0 6 £41,750 +19.29%
Dartford 0 2 £36,250 -30.95% 1
West Malling -8 2 £60,000 +114.29% 1
Maidstone +9 1 £51,500 - 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £62,500 -
Chatham - 1 £55,000 - 2
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 15 (88.24%) Test Automation
2 12 (70.59%) QA
3 11 (64.71%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (35.29%) TDD
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) SpecFlow
8 5 (29.41%) REST
8 5 (29.41%) .NET
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (23.53%) JMeter
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) SOAP
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
9 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
9 4 (23.53%) Acceptance Criteria
10 3 (17.65%) Appium
10 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
10 3 (17.65%) BDD
10 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
10 3 (17.65%) HTML
10 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
10 3 (17.65%) CSS
10 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
10 3 (17.65%) Kanban

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (35.29%) SpecFlow
3 4 (23.53%) JMeter
3 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
4 3 (17.65%) Appium
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) NUnit
5 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
5 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.88%) AppScan
6 1 (5.88%) Burp Suite
6 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
6 1 (5.88%) Gatling
6 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.88%) JIRA
6 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
6 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) QA Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Automation Tester
3 4 (23.53%) QA Automation Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) QA Leader
4 3 (17.65%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Tester
6 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) REST
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.88%) React
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.88%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Test Automation
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Test Management
7 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.88%) C
7 1 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (5.88%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft