Period
to 1 August 2021

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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 172 169 119
Rank change year-on-year -3 -50 -6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 975 578 1,565
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.16% 2.05% 2.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 10.42% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 741 482 1,224
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £39,960
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.80% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £81,125 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 10,723 5,545 10,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.76% 19.68% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6,165 4,482 8,672
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £39,638
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in London

Selenium
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in London.

Salary trend for Selenium in London

Selenium
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in London over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

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 1 August 2021. 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 +42 240 £60,000 -4.00% 35
South London -21 28 £67,500 +28.57% 6
West London -38 25 £61,250 -5.77% 11
North London +18 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
East London - 1 £50,000 - 10
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, 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.

1 759 (77.85%) Test Automation
2 568 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
3 520 (53.33%) QA
4 428 (43.90%) Java
5 379 (38.87%) BDD
6 374 (38.36%) JavaScript
7 355 (36.41%) C#
8 333 (34.15%) Cucumber
9 269 (27.59%) Software Testing
10 262 (26.87%) TDD
11 259 (26.56%) SQL
12 256 (26.26%) Jenkins
13 252 (25.85%) SDET
14 248 (25.44%) AWS
15 232 (23.79%) DevOps
16 230 (23.59%) Azure
17 227 (23.28%) JIRA
18 222 (22.77%) Git (software)
19 221 (22.67%) REST
20 206 (21.13%) SpecFlow
21 199 (20.41%) WebDriver
22 198 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
23 196 (20.10%) Microservices
24 194 (19.90%) Finance
25 188 (19.28%) .NET
26 187 (19.18%) Kubernetes
27 183 (18.77%) Postman
28 182 (18.67%) API Testing
29 177 (18.15%) React
30 176 (18.05%) Docker

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 65 (6.67%) Confluence
2 11 (1.13%) CMS
3 10 (1.03%) Apache
3 10 (1.03%) Drupal
3 10 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.62%) WordPress
5 5 (0.51%) IIS
6 4 (0.41%) MODX
7 3 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.21%) SAS
9 1 (0.10%) Camunda
9 1 (0.10%) GemFire
9 1 (0.10%) JBoss
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Fuse
9 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (3.18%) InVision
2 24 (2.46%) Sketch
3 13 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.51%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.10%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 248 (25.44%) AWS
2 230 (23.59%) Azure
3 84 (8.62%) Serverless
4 71 (7.28%) GitHub
5 70 (7.18%) SaaS
6 64 (6.56%) AWS Lambda
7 51 (5.23%) GCP
8 46 (4.72%) Amazon SQS
9 37 (3.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 36 (3.69%) Amazon S3
11 35 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
12 29 (2.97%) BrowserStack
13 28 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
14 26 (2.67%) Amazon Cognito
15 23 (2.36%) Amazon ECS
16 14 (1.44%) Amazon EKS
17 12 (1.23%) PaaS
18 10 (1.03%) Slack
19 9 (0.92%) Azure Cosmos DB
20 8 (0.82%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 89 (9.13%) HTTP
2 6 (0.62%) Broadband
3 4 (0.41%) MQTT
4 1 (0.10%) Calico
4 1 (0.10%) DSL
4 1 (0.10%) FTP
4 1 (0.10%) Internet
4 1 (0.10%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.10%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.10%) Skype
4 1 (0.10%) SSH
4 1 (0.10%) SSL
4 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.36%) NoSQL
3 50 (5.13%) MySQL
3 50 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 46 (4.72%) Redis
5 43 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 35 (3.59%) Big Data
7 32 (3.28%) Hadoop
8 29 (2.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 28 (2.87%) Amazon Aurora
10 27 (2.77%) Relational Database
11 19 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.13%) Blockchain
13 11 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
14 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.72%) Power BI
16 6 (0.62%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 333 (34.15%) Cucumber
2 256 (26.26%) Jenkins
3 227 (23.28%) JIRA
4 222 (22.77%) Git (software)
5 206 (21.13%) SpecFlow
6 199 (20.41%) WebDriver
7 183 (18.77%) Postman
8 168 (17.23%) Cypress.io
9 101 (10.36%) JMeter
10 87 (8.92%) JUnit
11 74 (7.59%) TeamCity
12 71 (7.28%) REST Assured
13 67 (6.87%) Appium
13 67 (6.87%) GitLab
13 67 (6.87%) NUnit
14 62 (6.36%) SoapUI
15 56 (5.74%) webpack
16 49 (5.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 46 (4.72%) Serenity BDD
18 43 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 194 (19.90%) Finance
2 153 (15.69%) Social Skills
3 85 (8.72%) Banking
4 59 (6.05%) Retail
5 51 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (3.38%) Games
7 23 (2.36%) Legal
8 21 (2.15%) Law
9 19 (1.95%) Advertising
10 16 (1.64%) Publishing
11 15 (1.54%) Public Sector
12 14 (1.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 7 (0.72%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.62%) Marketing
15 4 (0.41%) Influencing Skills
15 4 (0.41%) Organisational Skills
16 3 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.21%) Back Office
17 2 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 193 (19.79%) Developer
2 190 (19.49%) QA Engineer
3 148 (15.18%) Test Engineer
4 118 (12.10%) Automation Engineer
5 90 (9.23%) QA Automation Engineer
6 78 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 71 (7.28%) Tester
8 65 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
9 61 (6.26%) Developer in Test
9 61 (6.26%) Software Test Engineer
10 54 (5.54%) Development Engineer
10 54 (5.54%) Software Development Engineer
10 54 (5.54%) Test Development Engineer
11 51 (5.23%) Automation Tester
12 49 (5.03%) Senior Developer
13 45 (4.62%) Software Developer
14 43 (4.41%) QA Leader
15 40 (4.10%) React Developer
16 39 (4.00%) .NET Developer
17 38 (3.90%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (22.67%) REST
2 188 (19.28%) .NET
3 177 (18.15%) React
4 113 (11.59%) HTML
5 107 (10.97%) CSS
6 100 (10.26%) Web Services
7 87 (8.92%) Gherkin
8 84 (8.62%) Node.js
9 76 (7.79%) .NET Core
10 75 (7.69%) AngularJS
11 64 (6.56%) Kafka
12 63 (6.46%) .NET Framework
13 62 (6.36%) JSON
13 62 (6.36%) RESTful
14 61 (6.26%) Spring
15 60 (6.15%) HTML5
16 58 (5.95%) Puppeteer
16 58 (5.95%) SOAP
17 53 (5.44%) Sass
18 52 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.77%) User Experience
2 41 (4.21%) Mobile App
3 31 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.05%) Renewable Energy
5 19 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 14 (1.44%) Video on Demand
7 14 (1.44%) Virtual Team
8 13 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.13%) Hedge funds
9 11 (1.13%) Legacy Systems
9 11 (1.13%) Social Media
9 11 (1.13%) Social Network
10 9 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.92%) iPad
11 8 (0.82%) NHS
12 7 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (0.72%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
13 6 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 64 (6.56%) Linux
2 38 (3.90%) Windows
3 31 (3.18%) Android
4 21 (2.15%) Apple iOS
4 21 (2.15%) Unix
5 7 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.41%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.31%) Debian
8 1 (0.10%) Alpine Linux
8 1 (0.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 759 (77.85%) Test Automation
2 568 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
3 379 (38.87%) BDD
4 269 (27.59%) Software Testing
5 262 (26.87%) TDD
6 252 (25.85%) SDET
7 232 (23.79%) DevOps
8 198 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
9 196 (20.10%) Microservices
10 182 (18.67%) API Testing
11 167 (17.13%) Scrum
12 164 (16.82%) Test Strategy
13 130 (13.33%) Mentoring
14 115 (11.79%) Unit Testing
15 110 (11.28%) Software Engineering
16 107 (10.97%) OO
17 106 (10.87%) Regression Testing
18 103 (10.56%) Fintech
19 102 (10.46%) Test Scripting
20 98 (10.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 428 (43.90%) Java
2 374 (38.36%) JavaScript
3 355 (36.41%) C#
4 259 (26.56%) SQL
5 159 (16.31%) Python
6 83 (8.51%) TypeScript
7 56 (5.74%) Ruby
8 41 (4.21%) Scala
9 39 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 32 (3.28%) Java 11
11 29 (2.97%) Kotlin
12 28 (2.87%) ES6
13 24 (2.46%) ES7
14 23 (2.36%) Go
15 22 (2.26%) C
15 22 (2.26%) Groovy
16 19 (1.95%) Java 8
17 16 (1.64%) Bash Shell
17 16 (1.64%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (7.49%) ISTQB
2 65 (6.67%) Degree
3 25 (2.56%) ISEB
4 24 (2.46%) SANS
4 24 (2.46%) Security Cleared
5 23 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 18 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.21%) MBA
11 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.10%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.10%) OCP
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 520 (53.33%) QA
2 24 (2.46%) Accessibility
2 24 (2.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 176 (18.05%) Docker
2 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 187 (19.18%) Kubernetes
2 57 (5.85%) Terraform
3 33 (3.38%) Grafana
4 31 (3.18%) Ansible
5 30 (3.08%) Opsgenie
6 26 (2.67%) Graphite
6 26 (2.67%) Graylog
7 24 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (2.05%) Kibana
9 17 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (1.74%) Puppet
10 14 (1.44%) logstash
11 12 (1.23%) ZABBIX
12 10 (1.03%) Istio
12 10 (1.03%) Prometheus
13 7 (0.72%) Fortio
13 7 (0.72%) Kiali
13 7 (0.72%) Rancher
14 4 (0.41%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.41%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 75 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 38 (3.90%) Google
3 35 (3.59%) Oracle
4 23 (2.36%) HP
5 21 (2.15%) Atlassian
6 16 (1.64%) IBM
6 16 (1.64%) PayPal
7 12 (1.23%) Cognizant
8 9 (0.92%) Splunk
9 8 (0.82%) LexisNexis
10 7 (0.72%) Samsung
11 6 (0.62%) New Relic
11 6 (0.62%) SAP
12 4 (0.41%) AppDynamics
12 4 (0.41%) Databricks
12 4 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.41%) Sun
13 3 (0.31%) Adobe
13 3 (0.31%) Dynatrace
14 2 (0.21%) Red Hat