Period
to 19 October 2018

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

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 132 122
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1,951 1,885 2,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.87% 2.54% 2.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.59% 12.43% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,472 1,507 1,792
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 13,371 15,162 14,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.66% 20.39% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10,609 11,946 12,945
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,100
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in London

Selenium
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Selenium in London

Selenium
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in London

Selenium
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London +10 349 £55,000 -6.78% 66
West London +28 90 £47,500 -13.64% 51
East London +38 47 £47,500 -17.39% 12
South London -25 24 £62,500 +70.07% 6
North London - 5 £45,000 - 1
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 1,456 (74.63%) Test Automation
2 1,368 (70.12%) Agile Software Development
3 963 (49.36%) Java
4 918 (47.05%) QA
5 781 (40.03%) BDD
6 751 (38.49%) JavaScript
7 672 (34.44%) Cucumber
8 642 (32.91%) C#
9 628 (32.19%) TDD
10 591 (30.29%) Jenkins
11 566 (29.01%) WebDriver
12 531 (27.22%) Finance
13 514 (26.35%) SQL
14 475 (24.35%) Continuous Integration
15 471 (24.14%) JIRA
16 461 (23.63%) Scrum
17 439 (22.50%) HTML
18 430 (22.04%) Git (software)
19 388 (19.89%) DevOps
20 386 (19.78%) Amazon AWS
21 383 (19.63%) CSS
22 377 (19.32%) .NET
23 371 (19.02%) AngularJS
24 335 (17.17%) Python
25 329 (16.86%) Software Engineering
26 288 (14.76%) Microservices
27 283 (14.51%) SpecFlow
28 270 (13.84%) Manual Testing
29 263 (13.48%) HTML5
30 259 (13.28%) Microsoft Azure

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 159 (8.15%) Confluence
2 118 (6.05%) CMS
3 90 (4.61%) EPiServer
4 57 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
5 46 (2.36%) Cloud Foundry
5 46 (2.36%) Tomcat
6 44 (2.26%) Apache
6 44 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 28 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 22 (1.13%) WordPress
9 16 (0.82%) Mule
10 14 (0.72%) Apache Spark
10 14 (0.72%) OpenStack
11 13 (0.67%) Alfresco
12 12 (0.62%) Anypoint
12 12 (0.62%) Apache Pig
12 12 (0.62%) SharePoint
13 9 (0.46%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.41%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (0.51%) Mingle
2 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.15%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.15%) Snapchat
5 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.051%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.051%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.051%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.051%) Weka
Business Applications
1 44 (2.26%) Eloqua
2 16 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.41%) FastStats
4 6 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.21%) Odoo
6 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.15%) RiskWrite
7 2 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.10%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.10%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.051%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.051%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 386 (19.78%) Amazon AWS
2 259 (13.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 118 (6.05%) GitHub
4 113 (5.79%) npm
5 84 (4.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 53 (2.72%) BrowserStack
6 53 (2.72%) Sauce Labs
7 50 (2.56%) SaaS
8 44 (2.26%) CloudBees
9 43 (2.20%) Slack
10 34 (1.74%) BlazeMeter
11 30 (1.54%) Serverless
12 28 (1.44%) OpenShift
12 28 (1.44%) PaaS
13 22 (1.13%) IaaS
13 22 (1.13%) Office 365
14 21 (1.08%) Amazon S3
15 19 (0.97%) G Suite
16 18 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
17 17 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.44%) HTTP
2 16 (0.82%) Internet
3 14 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.62%) SSL
5 11 (0.56%) Firewall
6 6 (0.31%) Unified Communications
7 5 (0.26%) VoIP
8 4 (0.21%) DSL
8 4 (0.21%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.15%) DNS
9 3 (0.15%) SMTP
9 3 (0.15%) SSH
10 2 (0.10%) Broadband
10 2 (0.10%) Skype
10 2 (0.10%) VPN
11 1 (0.051%) AMQP
11 1 (0.051%) DAB
11 1 (0.051%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (0.051%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.051%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (11.53%) SQL Server
2 151 (7.74%) MongoDB
3 140 (7.18%) NoSQL
4 94 (4.82%) MySQL
5 81 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
6 55 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 51 (2.61%) Big Data
7 51 (2.61%) Couchbase
8 49 (2.51%) CouchDB
9 37 (1.90%) Blockchain
10 34 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 31 (1.59%) Hadoop
12 21 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 18 (0.92%) Apache Hive
15 16 (0.82%) Redis
16 15 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 672 (34.44%) Cucumber
2 591 (30.29%) Jenkins
3 566 (29.01%) WebDriver
4 471 (24.14%) JIRA
5 430 (22.04%) Git (software)
6 283 (14.51%) SpecFlow
7 257 (13.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 250 (12.81%) TeamCity
9 220 (11.28%) JMeter
10 209 (10.71%) Protractor
11 199 (10.20%) Appium
12 198 (10.15%) JUnit
13 190 (9.74%) SoapUI
14 182 (9.33%) Visual Studio
15 169 (8.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 155 (7.94%) Maven
17 152 (7.79%) Octopus Deploy
18 147 (7.53%) Mocha
19 123 (6.30%) gulp
19 123 (6.30%) NUnit
General
1 531 (27.22%) Finance
2 186 (9.53%) Banking
3 109 (5.59%) Retail
4 81 (4.15%) Advertising
5 73 (3.74%) Games
6 65 (3.33%) Marketing
7 34 (1.74%) Back Office
8 31 (1.59%) Law
9 28 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 19 (0.97%) Publishing
11 16 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 13 (0.67%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.62%) Retail Finance
15 11 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.51%) Electronics
17 9 (0.46%) Front Office
18 5 (0.26%) Billing
18 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 3 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 595 (30.50%) Developer
2 337 (17.27%) QA Engineer
3 324 (16.61%) Tester
4 273 (13.99%) Test Engineer
5 244 (12.51%) Analyst
6 216 (11.07%) Automation Tester
7 203 (10.40%) Developer in Test
8 192 (9.84%) Test Analyst
9 181 (9.28%) Test Automation Engineer
10 152 (7.79%) Java Developer
11 124 (6.36%) QA Automation Engineer
12 121 (6.20%) .NET Developer
13 118 (6.05%) Senior Developer
14 110 (5.64%) QA Tester
15 106 (5.43%) Software Engineer
16 105 (5.38%) Java Engineer
16 105 (5.38%) Test Automation Developer
17 100 (5.13%) C# Developer
18 93 (4.77%) QA Analyst
19 81 (4.15%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (22.50%) HTML
2 383 (19.63%) CSS
3 377 (19.32%) .NET
4 371 (19.02%) AngularJS
5 263 (13.48%) HTML5
6 259 (13.28%) Web Services
7 251 (12.87%) Gherkin
8 249 (12.76%) RESTful
9 195 (9.99%) jQuery
10 187 (9.58%) React
11 181 (9.28%) CSS3
12 174 (8.92%) Node.js
13 172 (8.82%) SOAP
14 158 (8.10%) Sass
15 152 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 146 (7.48%) Spring
17 143 (7.33%) ASP.NET
17 143 (7.33%) REST
18 137 (7.02%) JSON
19 133 (6.82%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 201 (10.30%) Fintech
2 165 (8.46%) Mobile App
3 155 (7.94%) User Experience
4 134 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
5 91 (4.66%) Computer Science
6 74 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
7 48 (2.46%) Cloud Native
8 44 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
9 43 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
10 25 (1.28%) Virtual Team
11 23 (1.18%) Algorithms
12 19 (0.97%) Data Structures
12 19 (0.97%) Fixed Income
12 19 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
13 17 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (0.77%) Blog
14 15 (0.77%) Equities
15 14 (0.72%) Hedge funds
15 14 (0.72%) Social Media
16 11 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 208 (10.66%) Linux
2 126 (6.46%) Windows
3 115 (5.89%) Android
4 99 (5.07%) Apple iOS
5 89 (4.56%) Unix
6 25 (1.28%) CoreOS
7 20 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 18 (0.92%) openSUSE
9 15 (0.77%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.21%) Nucleus RTOS
10 4 (0.21%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.15%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.051%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,456 (74.63%) Test Automation
2 1,368 (70.12%) Agile Software Development
3 781 (40.03%) BDD
4 628 (32.19%) TDD
5 475 (24.35%) Continuous Integration
6 461 (23.63%) Scrum
7 388 (19.89%) DevOps
8 329 (16.86%) Software Engineering
9 288 (14.76%) Microservices
10 270 (13.84%) Manual Testing
11 245 (12.56%) Problem-Solving
12 225 (11.53%) Performance Testing
13 214 (10.97%) Test Strategy
14 209 (10.71%) SDET
15 202 (10.35%) SDLC
16 194 (9.94%) MVC
17 190 (9.74%) Functional Testing
18 189 (9.69%) Software Testing
19 183 (9.38%) Regression Testing
20 181 (9.28%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 963 (49.36%) Java
2 751 (38.49%) JavaScript
3 642 (32.91%) C#
4 514 (26.35%) SQL
5 335 (17.17%) Python
6 185 (9.48%) Ruby
7 80 (4.10%) PHP
8 76 (3.90%) Java 8
9 64 (3.28%) C++
10 61 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 58 (2.97%) Bash Shell
12 57 (2.92%) ES6
13 51 (2.61%) C
14 45 (2.31%) Groovy
15 44 (2.26%) Perl
16 41 (2.10%) Scala
17 39 (2.00%) T-SQL
17 39 (2.00%) TypeScript
18 28 (1.44%) PL/SQL
19 22 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 233 (11.94%) Degree
2 118 (6.05%) ISTQB
3 86 (4.41%) ISEB
3 86 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 53 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 48 (2.46%) SC Cleared
6 44 (2.26%) SAFe Agilist
7 34 (1.74%) DV Cleared
8 30 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
10 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.56%) CCNA
11 11 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.56%) CISSP
11 11 (0.56%) GIAC
11 11 (0.56%) Linux+ Certification
11 11 (0.56%) MCSE
11 11 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
11 11 (0.56%) SANS
11 11 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 918 (47.05%) QA
2 10 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.46%) ISO 9000
4 8 (0.41%) MiFID
5 7 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.26%) GDPR
7 4 (0.21%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.10%) PMO
System Software
1 240 (12.30%) Docker
2 11 (0.56%) vSphere
3 9 (0.46%) Varnish
4 7 (0.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.10%) Firmware
6 2 (0.10%) HDFS
7 1 (0.051%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.051%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 92 (4.72%) Puppet
2 82 (4.20%) Ansible
3 71 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 55 (2.82%) Terraform
5 47 (2.41%) Kubernetes
6 45 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
7 29 (1.49%) Salt
8 27 (1.38%) HP ALM
9 26 (1.33%) Nagios
10 25 (1.28%) Automic
10 25 (1.28%) Graphite
11 7 (0.36%) Kibana
12 3 (0.15%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.15%) Packer
13 2 (0.10%) Apache Shiro
13 2 (0.10%) SCCM
14 1 (0.051%) Capistrano
14 1 (0.051%) Grafana
14 1 (0.051%) HP Fortify
14 1 (0.051%) Rancher
Vendors
1 124 (6.36%) Google
2 120 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 109 (5.59%) Oracle
4 66 (3.38%) AppDynamics
5 56 (2.87%) New Relic
6 50 (2.56%) Sitecore
7 47 (2.41%) HP
8 44 (2.26%) Marketo
9 43 (2.20%) Splunk
10 37 (1.90%) Alias
11 32 (1.64%) Adobe
11 32 (1.64%) SAP
12 30 (1.54%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 25 (1.28%) XebiaLabs
14 18 (0.92%) Atlassian
15 17 (0.87%) IBM
16 12 (0.62%) MuleSoft
17 11 (0.56%) Cognizant
18 10 (0.51%) Dynatrace
19 9 (0.46%) Telerik