Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 89 100
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 26 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.53% 1.26% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.50% 7.62% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 32
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -24.32% +8.82%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £39,375 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -3.33%

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 226 210 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 21.96% 16.52% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 200 178 254
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,225 £25,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £50,750 £60,875
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -1 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Whitstable - 6 £31,000 -
Maidstone -3 2 £45,750 +52.50% 1
Dartford - 2 £57,500 -
West Malling - 2 £41,250 -
Chatham - 1 £55,000 -
Gravesend - 1 £30,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £62,500 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 20 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Scrum
5 10 (38.46%) TDD
5 10 (38.46%) C#
5 10 (38.46%) Java
5 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
6 9 (34.62%) Kanban
6 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 9 (34.62%) CSS
6 9 (34.62%) Python
6 9 (34.62%) ISEB
6 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
7 8 (30.77%) JIRA
7 8 (30.77%) QA
8 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
8 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
8 7 (26.92%) MVC
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) .NET
9 6 (23.08%) SDET
9 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
9 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
9 6 (23.08%) CDMA
9 6 (23.08%) GSM

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 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (3.85%) Heroku
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) CDMA
1 6 (23.08%) GSM
1 6 (23.08%) LTE
1 6 (23.08%) UMTS
2 1 (3.85%) Skype
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
3 8 (30.77%) JIRA
4 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
6 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
7 3 (11.54%) NUnit
7 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
8 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (7.69%) JMeter
9 1 (3.85%) AppScan
9 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
9 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
9 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
9 1 (3.85%) PhpStorm
9 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
9 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
9 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Tester
3 10 (38.46%) Automation Tester
4 7 (26.92%) Developer in Test
4 7 (26.92%) Test Automation Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Software Tester
6 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) QA Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 2 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
10 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (15.38%) React
4 4 (15.38%) REST
4 4 (15.38%) RESTful
4 4 (15.38%) SOAP
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.54%) Entity Framework
5 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (11.54%) LINQ
5 3 (11.54%) Vue.js
5 3 (11.54%) WCF
6 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Fintech
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) CentOS
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) TDD
5 9 (34.62%) Kanban
6 7 (26.92%) MVC
6 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
7 6 (23.08%) BDD
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (23.08%) SDET
8 5 (19.23%) Integration Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
10 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (11.54%) DevOps
10 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
10 3 (11.54%) Microservices
10 3 (11.54%) Release Management
11 2 (7.69%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) Python
4 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 6 (23.08%) Groovy
4 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ISEB
1 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
2 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (3.85%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle