Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 114 123
Rank change year-on-year -21 +9 +47
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1,808 1,923 2,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.58% 2.75% 2.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.85% 14.26% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,452 1,661 1,967
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 14,066 13,481 15,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.06% 19.28% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11,545 11,636 13,242
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 £35,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -47 271 £55,000 +10.00% 65
West London -4 93 £50,000 - 29
South London +13 49 £56,500 +41.25% 23
East London -8 18 £39,250 -35.92% 19
North London -13 5 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1,453 (80.37%) Test Automation
2 1,228 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
3 1,014 (56.08%) Java
4 945 (52.27%) QA
5 854 (47.23%) Cucumber
6 745 (41.21%) BDD
7 631 (34.90%) WebDriver
8 561 (31.03%) JavaScript
9 552 (30.53%) TDD
10 523 (28.93%) Finance
11 502 (27.77%) C#
12 487 (26.94%) Scrum
13 482 (26.66%) SQL
14 476 (26.33%) Continuous Integration
15 455 (25.17%) Jenkins
16 385 (21.29%) JIRA
17 356 (19.69%) HTML
18 310 (17.15%) Python
19 308 (17.04%) Git (software)
20 253 (13.99%) Web Services
21 252 (13.94%) Amazon AWS
22 250 (13.83%) Ruby
23 248 (13.72%) JUnit
24 247 (13.66%) .NET
25 242 (13.38%) CSS
26 239 (13.22%) REST
27 227 (12.56%) DevOps
28 226 (12.50%) RESTful
28 226 (12.50%) Regression Testing
29 224 (12.39%) Software Engineering

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
1 121 (6.69%) Confluence
2 49 (2.71%) CMS
2 49 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (2.21%) Tomcat
4 36 (1.99%) Apache Spark
5 34 (1.88%) Apache
5 34 (1.88%) EPiServer
6 18 (1.00%) Jetty
7 17 (0.94%) WordPress
8 16 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
8 16 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 15 (0.83%) Mule
9 15 (0.83%) nginx
10 12 (0.66%) SharePoint
11 11 (0.61%) Drupal
12 10 (0.55%) JBoss
12 10 (0.55%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.44%) Apache Solr
13 8 (0.44%) IIS
14 7 (0.39%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 22 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.22%) Mingle
3 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.055%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.88%) Eloqua
2 13 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.33%) Magento
5 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.055%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 252 (13.94%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (3.48%) GitHub
4 54 (2.99%) npm
5 37 (2.05%) SaaS
6 36 (1.99%) Slack
7 35 (1.94%) Sauce Labs
8 25 (1.38%) BlazeMeter
9 24 (1.33%) BrowserStack
10 22 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
11 16 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (0.83%) Office 365
13 14 (0.77%) G Suite
14 13 (0.72%) PaaS
15 12 (0.66%) Heroku
16 11 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
16 11 (0.61%) CloudBees
17 10 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
17 10 (0.55%) IaaS
18 8 (0.44%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.93%) HTTP
2 42 (2.32%) Internet
3 21 (1.16%) Firewall
4 10 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.50%) DNS
5 9 (0.50%) Intranet
6 5 (0.28%) 3G
7 4 (0.22%) ATM
7 4 (0.22%) DHCP
7 4 (0.22%) ICMP
7 4 (0.22%) LTE
7 4 (0.22%) PuTTY
7 4 (0.22%) SSL
7 4 (0.22%) WinSCP
8 3 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.11%) 4G
9 2 (0.11%) LAN
9 2 (0.11%) VPN
9 2 (0.11%) WAN
9 2 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 73 (4.04%) MongoDB
3 71 (3.93%) MySQL
4 70 (3.87%) Relational Database
5 65 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 55 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
7 47 (2.60%) Big Data
7 47 (2.60%) Blockchain
8 37 (2.05%) Redis
9 35 (1.94%) Couchbase
10 34 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
11 32 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 21 (1.16%) Hadoop
14 20 (1.11%) Neo4j
15 18 (1.00%) DB2
16 17 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
17 15 (0.83%) Oracle ODI
18 14 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 854 (47.23%) Cucumber
2 631 (34.90%) WebDriver
3 455 (25.17%) Jenkins
4 385 (21.29%) JIRA
5 308 (17.04%) Git (software)
6 248 (13.72%) JUnit
7 219 (12.11%) SoapUI
8 200 (11.06%) Maven
9 197 (10.90%) SpecFlow
10 167 (9.24%) JMeter
11 164 (9.07%) Team Foundation Server
12 159 (8.79%) TeamCity
13 154 (8.52%) Protractor
14 136 (7.52%) Appium
15 133 (7.36%) HP UFT
16 116 (6.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 102 (5.64%) Visual Studio
18 95 (5.25%) TestNG
19 91 (5.03%) Jasmine
20 88 (4.87%) Mocha
General
1 523 (28.93%) Finance
2 184 (10.18%) Banking
3 136 (7.52%) Retail
4 55 (3.04%) Games
5 49 (2.71%) Marketing
6 36 (1.99%) Advertising
7 34 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 31 (1.71%) Law
9 28 (1.55%) Investment Banking
9 28 (1.55%) Legal
10 18 (1.00%) Retail Banking
11 17 (0.94%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.61%) Publishing
13 8 (0.44%) Back Office
13 8 (0.44%) Front Office
14 7 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.28%) Russian Language
16 4 (0.22%) Billing
16 4 (0.22%) Electronics
16 4 (0.22%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 482 (26.66%) Developer
2 378 (20.91%) Tester
3 252 (13.94%) QA Engineer
4 239 (13.22%) Automation Tester
5 228 (12.61%) Test Engineer
6 212 (11.73%) Analyst
7 211 (11.67%) Developer in Test
8 198 (10.95%) Java Developer
9 175 (9.68%) Test Analyst
10 127 (7.02%) Selenium Tester
11 120 (6.64%) Java Engineer
12 119 (6.58%) Test Automation Engineer
13 114 (6.31%) QA Tester
14 110 (6.08%) Senior Tester
15 106 (5.86%) QA Automation Engineer
16 103 (5.70%) Selenium Automation Tester
17 99 (5.48%) Java Developer in Test
18 97 (5.37%) Automation Test Analyst
19 92 (5.09%) Test Leader
20 90 (4.98%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (19.69%) HTML
2 253 (13.99%) Web Services
3 247 (13.66%) .NET
4 242 (13.38%) CSS
5 239 (13.22%) REST
6 226 (12.50%) RESTful
7 181 (10.01%) AngularJS
8 178 (9.85%) Spring
9 170 (9.40%) HTML5
10 166 (9.18%) Gherkin
11 154 (8.52%) SOAP
12 152 (8.41%) Node.js
13 149 (8.24%) jQuery
14 119 (6.58%) XML
15 118 (6.53%) React
16 111 (6.14%) CSS3
17 86 (4.76%) JSON
18 84 (4.65%) Sass
19 76 (4.20%) Hibernate
20 69 (3.82%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 176 (9.73%) Fintech
2 153 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 140 (7.74%) Mobile App
4 123 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
5 113 (6.25%) User Experience
6 85 (4.70%) Computer Science
7 33 (1.83%) Cloud Native
8 32 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
9 30 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 28 (1.55%) Equities
11 18 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 18 (1.00%) EPoS
12 17 (0.94%) Fixed Income
13 15 (0.83%) Management Information System
14 14 (0.77%) Data Structures
14 14 (0.77%) Derivative
14 14 (0.77%) Virtual Team
15 12 (0.66%) Algorithms
16 11 (0.61%) Online Gambling
17 10 (0.55%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 193 (10.67%) Linux
2 115 (6.36%) Android
3 107 (5.92%) Apple iOS
4 97 (5.37%) Windows
5 93 (5.14%) Unix
6 11 (0.61%) Nucleus RTOS
6 11 (0.61%) Windows Phone
7 10 (0.55%) CoreOS
8 9 (0.50%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.39%) openSUSE
10 6 (0.33%) Debian
10 6 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.28%) CentOS
11 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.11%) VMS
14 1 (0.055%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,453 (80.37%) Test Automation
2 1,228 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
3 745 (41.21%) BDD
4 552 (30.53%) TDD
5 487 (26.94%) Scrum
6 476 (26.33%) Continuous Integration
7 227 (12.56%) DevOps
8 226 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 224 (12.39%) Software Engineering
10 222 (12.28%) SDET
11 221 (12.22%) Manual Testing
12 212 (11.73%) Test Scripting
13 201 (11.12%) API Testing
14 194 (10.73%) Kanban
15 180 (9.96%) Software Testing
16 178 (9.85%) Microservices
17 176 (9.73%) SDLC
18 171 (9.46%) Test Strategy
19 153 (8.46%) Continuous Delivery
20 148 (8.19%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,014 (56.08%) Java
2 561 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 502 (27.77%) C#
4 482 (26.66%) SQL
5 310 (17.15%) Python
6 250 (13.83%) Ruby
7 105 (5.81%) C++
8 89 (4.92%) PHP
9 79 (4.37%) C
10 77 (4.26%) Groovy
11 64 (3.54%) ES6
12 58 (3.21%) Scala
13 47 (2.60%) Bash Shell
14 35 (1.94%) Perl
15 29 (1.60%) Shell Script
16 27 (1.49%) TypeScript
17 23 (1.27%) GraphQL
18 22 (1.22%) PowerShell
19 21 (1.16%) Objective-C
20 16 (0.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 151 (8.35%) Degree
2 122 (6.75%) ISTQB
3 86 (4.76%) ISEB
4 80 (4.42%) Security Cleared
5 55 (3.04%) SC Cleared
6 32 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 30 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
8 16 (0.88%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.39%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.22%) CCNA
11 4 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.22%) CISSP
11 4 (0.22%) GIAC
11 4 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (0.22%) Linux+ Certification
11 4 (0.22%) MCSE
11 4 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (0.22%) SANS
11 4 (0.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 945 (52.27%) QA
2 8 (0.44%) MiFID
3 7 (0.39%) GDPR
4 4 (0.22%) ISO 20022
4 4 (0.22%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.22%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.17%) GCP
5 3 (0.17%) PSD2
6 2 (0.11%) EMIR
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.055%) WCAG
System Software
1 161 (8.90%) Docker
2 8 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.22%) HDFS
4 4 (0.22%) vSphere
5 3 (0.17%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.17%) Firmware
6 1 (0.055%) LXC
Systems Management
1 85 (4.70%) Puppet
2 79 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (2.54%) Ansible
3 46 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
4 31 (1.71%) Kubernetes
5 27 (1.49%) Terraform
6 23 (1.27%) Nagios
7 17 (0.94%) Salt
8 13 (0.72%) Graphite
9 8 (0.44%) Mesos
9 8 (0.44%) WebInspect
10 7 (0.39%) Marathon
11 6 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.22%) Grafana
12 4 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
12 4 (0.22%) Kibana
13 2 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
14 1 (0.055%) Capistrano
14 1 (0.055%) Rancher
14 1 (0.055%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 119 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 81 (4.48%) Oracle
3 52 (2.88%) Google
4 50 (2.77%) HP
5 45 (2.49%) Capita
6 33 (1.83%) Atlassian
7 28 (1.55%) AppDynamics
8 26 (1.44%) Splunk
9 23 (1.27%) CA Agile Central
10 19 (1.05%) Sitecore
11 16 (0.88%) IBM
11 16 (0.88%) Marketo
12 13 (0.72%) SAP
13 12 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
14 11 (0.61%) Alias
15 10 (0.55%) Apple
15 10 (0.55%) BT
15 10 (0.55%) CA
15 10 (0.55%) Micro Focus
15 10 (0.55%) New Relic