Period
to 17 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 97 84
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13 +34
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 12 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.34% 1.35% 2.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.03% 5.46% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 29
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +27.14% -22.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,625 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,750 £53,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 199 293 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.28% 24.66% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 167 269 279
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 June 2019.

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 June 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
West Malling +6 2 £48,750 -18.75% 1
Maidstone +1 2 £62,500 +21.36%
Chatham - 1 £67,500 -
Gravesend - 1 £55,000 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 3 (25.00%) User Stories
6 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Protractor
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) OO

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 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) NServiceBus
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Tricentis Tosca
3 1 (8.33%) Heroku
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (25.00%) Protractor
5 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 2 (16.67%) JMeter
5 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
5 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (8.33%) Calabash
6 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (8.33%) JUnit
6 1 (8.33%) NUnit
6 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) WPF
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Laravel
3 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (8.33%) React
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) User Stories
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) OOD
7 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Usability Testing
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) Xamarin