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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 66 83
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 14 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.12% 2.11% 1.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.20% 10.70% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 15
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £50,000 £45,000
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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 125 187 262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 18.97% 19.68% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 114 163 227
Median salary £37,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.73% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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
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 3 months to 24 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
Tunbridge Wells +10 11 £35,000 -22.22%
Tonbridge - 1 £35,000 -
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 30 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 19 (57.58%) QA
3 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
4 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (45.45%) C#
5 15 (45.45%) WebDriver
6 14 (42.42%) .NET
7 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
8 12 (36.36%) SQL
9 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 11 (33.33%) SpecFlow
10 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
11 8 (24.24%) HTML
11 8 (24.24%) JIRA
12 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
12 7 (21.21%) User Stories
12 7 (21.21%) iPad
12 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (21.21%) HP UFT
13 6 (18.18%) Windows
13 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
13 6 (18.18%) Finance
13 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
14 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
14 5 (15.15%) HTML5
14 5 (15.15%) Facebook
14 5 (15.15%) tSQLt
14 5 (15.15%) Mentoring

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 (6.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) WebDriver
2 11 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 8 (24.24%) JIRA
4 7 (21.21%) HP UFT
5 5 (15.15%) NUnit
5 5 (15.15%) tSQLt
6 4 (12.12%) LoadRunner
7 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
9 1 (3.03%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Tester
3 10 (30.30%) QA Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Test Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) QA Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Software Tester
5 5 (15.15%) Automation Tester
5 5 (15.15%) QA Tester
5 5 (15.15%) Software QA Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Test Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Head of Test
8 2 (6.06%) Head of Testing
8 2 (6.06%) QA Automation Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Junior
9 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (24.24%) HTML
4 5 (15.15%) HTML5
4 5 (15.15%) WinForms
5 3 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.06%) CSS
6 2 (6.06%) REST
6 2 (6.06%) SOAP
6 2 (6.06%) Web Services
7 1 (3.03%) ActiveX
7 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.03%) LINQ
7 1 (3.03%) Node.js
7 1 (3.03%) OpenLayers
7 1 (3.03%) React
7 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) iPad
2 1 (3.03%) AS400
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
4 7 (21.21%) User Stories
5 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.15%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.12%) People Management
7 4 (12.12%) Test Management
7 4 (12.12%) Test Planning
7 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
7 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
9 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.15%) VB
5 5 (15.15%) VB6
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (57.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Apple
2 5 (15.15%) Facebook
3 4 (12.12%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) VMware