Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 101 100
Rank change year-on-year +49 -1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 34 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.71% 0.77% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.27% 4.61% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 25
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £27,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.15% -43.16% +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £43,000 £68,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 209 217 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.79% 16.63% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 175 176 255
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £28,850 £24,500 £29,210
90th Percentile £59,750 £58,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Whitstable - 7 £31,000 -
Tonbridge - 6 - -
West Malling - 4 £47,500 - 2
Tunbridge Wells +10 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Chatham - 3 £62,500 - 1
Maidstone 0 2 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Gravesend - 1 £30,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £22,500 -
Dartford - 1 £80,000 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) Test Automation
3 22 (64.71%) SQL
4 19 (55.88%) C#
5 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
6 13 (38.24%) Scrum
7 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
8 11 (32.35%) Kanban
8 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
8 11 (32.35%) TDD
8 11 (32.35%) Java
9 10 (29.41%) Finance
9 10 (29.41%) QA
9 10 (29.41%) JIRA
10 9 (26.47%) BDD
10 9 (26.47%) Python
10 9 (26.47%) Linux
11 8 (23.53%) ISEB
11 8 (23.53%) HTML
11 8 (23.53%) CSS
11 8 (23.53%) MVC
11 8 (23.53%) Release Management
12 7 (20.59%) Groovy
12 7 (20.59%) CentOS
12 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (20.59%) LTE
12 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
12 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
12 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
12 7 (20.59%) Web Services

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 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) nginx
2 1 (2.94%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.65%) GitHub
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) CDMA
1 7 (20.59%) GSM
1 7 (20.59%) LTE
1 7 (20.59%) UMTS
2 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
3 10 (29.41%) JIRA
4 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (11.76%) Protractor
6 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.82%) JMeter
6 3 (8.82%) NUnit
6 3 (8.82%) SpecFlow
6 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.88%) PhpStorm
7 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
7 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (2.94%) Appium
8 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.94%) Calabash
8 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.94%) Robot Framework
8 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Automation Tester
2 11 (32.35%) Tester
3 6 (17.65%) Developer in Test
3 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Tester
3 6 (17.65%) Test Automation Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Test Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) CSS
1 8 (23.53%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
3 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (11.76%) React
4 4 (11.76%) REST
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.82%) RESTful
5 3 (8.82%) SOAP
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.88%) LAMP
6 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (5.88%) LINQ
6 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (5.88%) Vue.js
6 2 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) CentOS
2 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Android
3 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) Test Automation
3 13 (38.24%) Scrum
4 11 (32.35%) Kanban
4 11 (32.35%) TDD
5 9 (26.47%) BDD
6 8 (23.53%) MVC
6 8 (23.53%) Release Management
7 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (17.65%) Data Validation
8 6 (17.65%) QA Automation
8 6 (17.65%) SDET
8 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 6 (17.65%) Validation
9 5 (14.71%) DevOps
10 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
11 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 19 (55.88%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) Python
5 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
5 7 (20.59%) Groovy
5 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
6 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.82%) PHP
8 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.94%) Ruby
9 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
2 8 (23.53%) ISEB
3 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Xamarin