Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 119 118
Rank change year-on-year -21 -1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1838 2027 2391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.43% 2.68% 2.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.99% 13.73% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1789 2107
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.45%

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 15330 14766 15849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.29% 19.51% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12232 12949 13402
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -38 271 £57,000 +14.00% 50
West London -27 95 £55,000 +7.32% 6
South London +3 57 £36,750 -12.50% 9
East London -25 4 £29,000 -31.76% 8
North London -24 1 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 London region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 1486 (80.85%) Test Automation
2 1255 (68.28%) Agile Software Development
3 1065 (57.94%) Java
4 888 (48.31%) QA
5 858 (46.68%) Cucumber
6 713 (38.79%) BDD
7 645 (35.09%) WebDriver
8 555 (30.20%) JavaScript
9 520 (28.29%) SQL
9 520 (28.29%) Finance
10 512 (27.86%) TDD
11 490 (26.66%) Jenkins
12 479 (26.06%) Continuous Integration
13 451 (24.54%) C#
14 444 (24.16%) Scrum
15 356 (19.37%) HTML
16 340 (18.50%) JIRA
17 329 (17.90%) Git (software)
18 301 (16.38%) Python
19 282 (15.34%) JUnit
20 274 (14.91%) Test Scripting
21 267 (14.53%) Ruby
22 264 (14.36%) Web Services
23 253 (13.76%) DevOps
24 240 (13.06%) .NET
25 235 (12.79%) SDLC
26 223 (12.13%) Degree
27 222 (12.08%) Linux
28 212 (11.53%) REST
29 210 (11.43%) Amazon AWS

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 96 (5.22%) Confluence
2 49 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
3 45 (2.45%) Apache
4 41 (2.23%) Apache Spark
5 39 (2.12%) CMS
6 31 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 26 (1.41%) SharePoint
8 23 (1.25%) JBoss
9 19 (1.03%) EPiServer
10 17 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 16 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
12 15 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.65%) Apache TomEE
14 11 (0.60%) Documentum
15 10 (0.54%) Apache Solr
15 10 (0.54%) Jetty
15 10 (0.54%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.49%) Drupal
16 9 (0.49%) IIS
16 9 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.11%) Mingle
5 1 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.76%) Eloqua
2 13 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.27%) Magento
6 4 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.16%) Siebel CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.054%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 210 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (4.30%) GitHub
4 46 (2.50%) npm
5 39 (2.12%) SaaS
6 32 (1.74%) BrowserStack
7 23 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 21 (1.14%) CloudBees
8 21 (1.14%) Sauce Labs
9 15 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.76%) Slack
11 12 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
11 12 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.65%) BlazeMeter
12 11 (0.60%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (0.60%) Office 365
13 10 (0.54%) G Suite
13 10 (0.54%) Serverless
14 8 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.99%) HTTP
2 37 (2.01%) Internet
3 21 (1.14%) Firewall
4 10 (0.54%) Intranet
5 6 (0.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.22%) ATM
6 4 (0.22%) SSL
6 4 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.16%) PuTTY
7 3 (0.16%) VPN
8 2 (0.11%) DNS
8 2 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.11%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.054%) DSL
9 1 (0.054%) PPP
9 1 (0.054%) RTP
9 1 (0.054%) Skype
9 1 (0.054%) SSH
9 1 (0.054%) VoIP
9 1 (0.054%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 91 (4.95%) MySQL
3 83 (4.52%) Big Data
4 82 (4.46%) Relational Database
5 52 (2.83%) NoSQL
6 38 (2.07%) MongoDB
7 37 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
8 36 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (1.90%) Redis
10 29 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 29 (1.58%) Hadoop
11 24 (1.31%) Blockchain
12 23 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
13 21 (1.14%) Couchbase
14 20 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (0.71%) Neo4j
16 10 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (0.44%) DB2
18 7 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 858 (46.68%) Cucumber
2 645 (35.09%) WebDriver
3 490 (26.66%) Jenkins
4 340 (18.50%) JIRA
5 329 (17.90%) Git (software)
6 282 (15.34%) JUnit
7 193 (10.50%) SoapUI
8 182 (9.90%) Protractor
9 180 (9.79%) SpecFlow
10 172 (9.36%) HP UFT
11 171 (9.30%) Maven
12 145 (7.89%) TeamCity
13 142 (7.73%) JMeter
14 137 (7.45%) Appium
15 128 (6.96%) Jasmine
16 123 (6.69%) TestNG
17 122 (6.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 115 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
19 92 (5.01%) Visual Studio
20 87 (4.73%) Subversion
General
1 520 (28.29%) Finance
2 183 (9.96%) Banking
3 135 (7.34%) Retail
4 60 (3.26%) Marketing
5 51 (2.77%) Games
6 43 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.23%) Investment Banking
8 38 (2.07%) Advertising
9 26 (1.41%) Retail Banking
10 16 (0.87%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.76%) Polish Language
11 14 (0.76%) Publishing
12 12 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.49%) Law
14 8 (0.44%) Back Office
15 6 (0.33%) Electronics
15 6 (0.33%) Legal
15 6 (0.33%) Russian Language
16 4 (0.22%) Retail Finance
17 3 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 424 (23.07%) Developer
2 390 (21.22%) Tester
3 261 (14.20%) Automation Tester
4 225 (12.24%) QA Engineer
5 218 (11.86%) Analyst
6 208 (11.32%) Test Engineer
7 190 (10.34%) Java Developer
8 182 (9.90%) Test Analyst
9 140 (7.62%) Developer in Test
10 139 (7.56%) Selenium Tester
11 114 (6.20%) Senior Tester
12 111 (6.04%) Test Automation Engineer
13 107 (5.82%) Selenium Automation Tester
14 103 (5.60%) QA Tester
15 102 (5.55%) Consultant
16 100 (5.44%) Test Leader
17 95 (5.17%) Automation Test Analyst
18 94 (5.11%) Senior Developer
19 92 (5.01%) Java Engineer
20 89 (4.84%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (19.37%) HTML
2 264 (14.36%) Web Services
3 240 (13.06%) .NET
4 212 (11.53%) REST
5 210 (11.43%) CSS
6 181 (9.85%) AngularJS
7 172 (9.36%) RESTful
8 165 (8.98%) HTML5
9 162 (8.81%) Gherkin
10 158 (8.60%) Spring
11 153 (8.32%) XML
12 145 (7.89%) SOAP
13 137 (7.45%) jQuery
14 127 (6.91%) Node.js
15 96 (5.22%) Hibernate
16 94 (5.11%) CSS3
17 78 (4.24%) JSON
17 78 (4.24%) React
18 54 (2.94%) Sass
19 49 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 174 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (7.78%) Fintech
3 135 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 123 (6.69%) User Experience
5 116 (6.31%) Mobile App
6 72 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
7 36 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 28 (1.52%) Equities
9 25 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
10 24 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (1.14%) Virtual Team
12 19 (1.03%) Cloud Native
13 16 (0.87%) Online Gambling
14 14 (0.76%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.71%) BBC
16 12 (0.65%) RIA
17 11 (0.60%) Fixed Income
17 11 (0.60%) iPad
17 11 (0.60%) iPhone
18 10 (0.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 222 (12.08%) Linux
2 103 (5.60%) Unix
3 74 (4.03%) Apple iOS
3 74 (4.03%) Windows
4 62 (3.37%) Android
5 20 (1.09%) CoreOS
6 6 (0.33%) Debian
7 5 (0.27%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
8 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.11%) CentOS
9 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.054%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.054%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1486 (80.85%) Test Automation
2 1255 (68.28%) Agile Software Development
3 713 (38.79%) BDD
4 512 (27.86%) TDD
5 479 (26.06%) Continuous Integration
6 444 (24.16%) Scrum
7 274 (14.91%) Test Scripting
8 253 (13.76%) DevOps
9 235 (12.79%) SDLC
10 197 (10.72%) Test Strategy
11 182 (9.90%) API Testing
12 181 (9.85%) Performance Testing
13 180 (9.79%) SDET
14 177 (9.63%) Manual Testing
14 177 (9.63%) Regression Testing
14 177 (9.63%) Software Engineering
15 174 (9.47%) Open Source
16 170 (9.25%) Software Testing
17 162 (8.81%) Continuous Delivery
18 156 (8.49%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1065 (57.94%) Java
2 555 (30.20%) JavaScript
3 520 (28.29%) SQL
4 451 (24.54%) C#
5 301 (16.38%) Python
6 267 (14.53%) Ruby
7 75 (4.08%) PHP
8 69 (3.75%) Groovy
8 69 (3.75%) Scala
9 68 (3.70%) C++
10 63 (3.43%) Bash Shell
11 57 (3.10%) C
12 54 (2.94%) ES6
13 35 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 26 (1.41%) Perl
14 26 (1.41%) TypeScript
15 25 (1.36%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.03%) Objective-C
16 19 (1.03%) VBScript
17 15 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 223 (12.13%) Degree
2 128 (6.96%) ISTQB
3 97 (5.28%) ISEB
4 61 (3.32%) Security Cleared
5 55 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 43 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 28 (1.52%) SC Cleared
8 19 (1.03%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 7 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.22%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.16%) CCNA
13 3 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.16%) CISSP
13 3 (0.16%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (0.16%) MCSE
13 3 (0.16%) SANS
13 3 (0.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 888 (48.31%) QA
2 11 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (0.60%) SLA
3 7 (0.38%) GDPR
4 5 (0.27%) ISO 20022
4 5 (0.27%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.16%) GCP
5 3 (0.16%) MiFID
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 142 (7.73%) Docker
2 6 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.22%) HDFS
3 4 (0.22%) Xen
4 3 (0.16%) vSphere
5 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.054%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.054%) Firmware
6 1 (0.054%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 94 (5.11%) Puppet
2 75 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (3.43%) Ansible
4 46 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
5 32 (1.74%) Kubernetes
6 25 (1.36%) Nagios
7 21 (1.14%) Graphite
8 12 (0.65%) Mesos
9 11 (0.60%) Marathon
10 8 (0.44%) Terraform
11 7 (0.38%) CA Service Virtualization
12 6 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.33%) Salt
13 4 (0.22%) logstash
14 3 (0.16%) ZABBIX
15 1 (0.054%) Capistrano
15 1 (0.054%) Cobbler
15 1 (0.054%) HP SiteScope
15 1 (0.054%) Icinga
15 1 (0.054%) Kibana
Vendors
1 110 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 103 (5.60%) Oracle
3 51 (2.77%) Google
4 46 (2.50%) HP
5 27 (1.47%) AppDynamics
6 24 (1.31%) SAP
7 23 (1.25%) New Relic
8 21 (1.14%) Atlassian
9 18 (0.98%) Capita
9 18 (0.98%) Cognizant
10 17 (0.92%) Sitecore
11 16 (0.87%) Dynatrace
11 16 (0.87%) IBM
12 15 (0.82%) Adobe
12 15 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
13 14 (0.76%) Marketo
14 12 (0.65%) BT
15 11 (0.60%) CA
15 11 (0.60%) EMC
15 11 (0.60%) Pega