Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 110 115
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1,578 2,167 2,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.74% 3.07% 2.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.87% 15.14% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,229 1,656 1,705
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 10,615 14,311 15,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.43% 20.27% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8,682 11,438 12,063
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.69% +7.27%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 23 July 2019.

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 23 July 2019. 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 -3 315 £62,500 +8.70% 62
West London -1 64 £55,000 +15.79% 26
South London -6 32 £52,000 -22.96% 12
East London -5 10 £44,000 -7.37% 3
North London +1 3 £62,500 +38.89% 4
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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 1,214 (76.93%) Test Automation
2 1,066 (67.55%) Agile Software Development
3 828 (52.47%) Java
4 707 (44.80%) QA
5 676 (42.84%) Cucumber
6 600 (38.02%) BDD
7 532 (33.71%) C#
8 487 (30.86%) Jenkins
9 484 (30.67%) WebDriver
10 483 (30.61%) Scrum
11 467 (29.59%) JavaScript
12 458 (29.02%) TDD
13 457 (28.96%) Continuous Integration
14 430 (27.25%) JIRA
15 424 (26.87%) SQL
16 411 (26.05%) Finance
17 349 (22.12%) Python
18 322 (20.41%) DevOps
19 305 (19.33%) Git (software)
20 274 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
21 257 (16.29%) SDET
22 237 (15.02%) API Testing
23 235 (14.89%) SpecFlow
24 233 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
24 233 (14.77%) HTML
25 229 (14.51%) .NET
26 218 (13.81%) SDLC
27 214 (13.56%) Web Services
28 212 (13.43%) SoapUI
29 204 (12.93%) Performance Testing

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
1 104 (6.59%) Confluence
2 40 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (2.09%) SharePoint
4 30 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 29 (1.84%) Apache
6 20 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 15 (0.95%) Apache Spark
7 15 (0.95%) WordPress
8 13 (0.82%) JBoss
9 9 (0.57%) CMS
9 9 (0.57%) IIS
10 8 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (0.51%) Apache TomEE
10 8 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.25%) Drupal
13 3 (0.19%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.19%) CoreMedia CMS
13 3 (0.19%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.13%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.32%) Maple
3 3 (0.19%) EngageOne
3 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.13%) Mingle
5 1 (0.063%) ArchiCAD
5 1 (0.063%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.063%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.063%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.063%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.063%) Revit
Business Applications
1 31 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.25%) FastStats
3 4 (0.25%) Magento
4 3 (0.19%) Exstream
4 3 (0.19%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.13%) Carpe Diem
5 2 (0.13%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 274 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
2 233 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 76 (4.82%) SaaS
5 52 (3.30%) GitHub
6 49 (3.11%) G Suite
6 49 (3.11%) Office 365
7 41 (2.60%) Sauce Labs
8 38 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 38 (2.41%) BrowserStack
8 38 (2.41%) PaaS
9 29 (1.84%) CloudBees
9 29 (1.84%) Serverless
10 26 (1.65%) OpenShift
11 23 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
12 21 (1.33%) Slack
13 15 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (0.89%) Amazon S3
15 13 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
16 9 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.89%) HTTP
2 8 (0.51%) SSH
3 5 (0.32%) Internet
4 4 (0.25%) DSL
4 4 (0.25%) Firewall
4 4 (0.25%) SNMP
5 3 (0.19%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.13%) Intranet
6 2 (0.13%) LAN
6 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.13%) WAN
7 1 (0.063%) DNS
7 1 (0.063%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.063%) Skype
7 1 (0.063%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.063%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.82%) NoSQL
3 66 (4.18%) MySQL
4 53 (3.36%) MongoDB
5 48 (3.04%) Big Data
6 40 (2.53%) Hadoop
7 35 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (2.22%) Redis
8 34 (2.15%) Relational Database
9 24 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (0.76%) Blockchain
13 10 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (0.57%) Apache Hive
15 8 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
15 8 (0.51%) HBase
16 7 (0.44%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 676 (42.84%) Cucumber
2 487 (30.86%) Jenkins
3 484 (30.67%) WebDriver
4 430 (27.25%) JIRA
5 305 (19.33%) Git (software)
6 235 (14.89%) SpecFlow
7 212 (13.43%) SoapUI
8 182 (11.53%) JMeter
9 178 (11.28%) Appium
10 166 (10.52%) JUnit
11 145 (9.19%) Maven
12 137 (8.68%) TeamCity
13 132 (8.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 130 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 96 (6.08%) NUnit
16 81 (5.13%) HP UFT
17 80 (5.07%) Protractor
18 75 (4.75%) TestNG
19 70 (4.44%) Visual Studio
20 66 (4.18%) Gradle
General
1 411 (26.05%) Finance
2 136 (8.62%) Retail
3 135 (8.56%) Banking
4 68 (4.31%) Games
5 51 (3.23%) Law
6 34 (2.15%) Marketing
6 34 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 22 (1.39%) Front Office
10 19 (1.20%) Aerospace
11 16 (1.01%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.89%) Back Office
13 13 (0.82%) Electronics
14 12 (0.76%) Legal
15 7 (0.44%) Advertising
15 7 (0.44%) Automotive
16 5 (0.32%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.32%) Publishing
17 3 (0.19%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 386 (24.46%) Developer
2 293 (18.57%) Test Engineer
3 230 (14.58%) QA Engineer
4 187 (11.85%) Tester
5 183 (11.60%) Test Automation Engineer
6 163 (10.33%) Analyst
7 162 (10.27%) Developer in Test
8 138 (8.75%) Automation Tester
9 122 (7.73%) Test Analyst
10 105 (6.65%) QA Automation Engineer
11 102 (6.46%) Software Developer
12 99 (6.27%) Java Developer
13 83 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
13 83 (5.26%) QA Leader
13 83 (5.26%) Senior Developer
14 77 (4.88%) Senior Test Engineer
15 73 (4.63%) C# Developer
16 65 (4.12%) Senior QA Engineer
17 63 (3.99%) QA Analyst
18 61 (3.87%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (14.77%) HTML
2 229 (14.51%) .NET
3 214 (13.56%) Web Services
4 194 (12.29%) CSS
5 189 (11.98%) REST
6 170 (10.77%) AngularJS
7 134 (8.49%) Gherkin
8 130 (8.24%) SOAP
9 117 (7.41%) React
10 116 (7.35%) Spring
11 109 (6.91%) Node.js
12 103 (6.53%) RESTful
13 98 (6.21%) HTML5
14 86 (5.45%) jQuery
15 80 (5.07%) ASP.NET Web API
16 77 (4.88%) JSON
17 68 (4.31%) Swagger
18 64 (4.06%) XML
19 61 (3.87%) .NET Core
20 58 (3.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 140 (8.87%) Mobile App
2 97 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (3.61%) User Experience
4 39 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
5 36 (2.28%) Virtual Team
6 34 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
7 27 (1.71%) Algorithms
8 26 (1.65%) Data Structures
8 26 (1.65%) Online Gambling
9 25 (1.58%) Public Cloud
10 21 (1.33%) Cloud Native
11 19 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 19 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
12 17 (1.08%) Wiki
13 16 (1.01%) PKI
14 12 (0.76%) Online Games
15 10 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
15 10 (0.63%) Social Media
16 9 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 149 (9.44%) Linux
2 111 (7.03%) Windows
3 105 (6.65%) Unix
4 82 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 79 (5.01%) Android
6 25 (1.58%) CoreOS
7 9 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.44%) openSUSE
9 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.19%) zOS
10 2 (0.13%) AIX
10 2 (0.13%) CentOS
10 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.063%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.063%) VMS
11 1 (0.063%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.063%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,214 (76.93%) Test Automation
2 1,066 (67.55%) Agile Software Development
3 600 (38.02%) BDD
4 483 (30.61%) Scrum
5 458 (29.02%) TDD
6 457 (28.96%) Continuous Integration
7 322 (20.41%) DevOps
8 257 (16.29%) SDET
9 237 (15.02%) API Testing
10 218 (13.81%) SDLC
11 204 (12.93%) Performance Testing
12 195 (12.36%) Software Engineering
13 190 (12.04%) Manual Testing
14 187 (11.85%) Software Testing
14 187 (11.85%) Test Scripting
15 182 (11.53%) Test Strategy
16 178 (11.28%) Fintech
16 178 (11.28%) Microservices
17 174 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
18 168 (10.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 828 (52.47%) Java
2 532 (33.71%) C#
3 467 (29.59%) JavaScript
4 424 (26.87%) SQL
5 349 (22.12%) Python
6 177 (11.22%) Ruby
7 69 (4.37%) C++
8 67 (4.25%) Bash Shell
8 67 (4.25%) PHP
9 58 (3.68%) C
9 58 (3.68%) PowerShell
9 58 (3.68%) T-SQL
10 57 (3.61%) Scala
11 51 (3.23%) Java 8
12 30 (1.90%) Shell Script
13 27 (1.71%) TypeScript
14 20 (1.27%) ES6
14 20 (1.27%) Perl
15 18 (1.14%) Kotlin
16 15 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 134 (8.49%) Degree
2 121 (7.67%) ISTQB
3 106 (6.72%) Security Cleared
4 76 (4.82%) ISEB
5 55 (3.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 53 (3.36%) SC Cleared
7 52 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 32 (2.03%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.13%) CITP
12 1 (0.063%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.063%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.063%) CISSP
12 1 (0.063%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 707 (44.80%) QA
2 7 (0.44%) GDPR
3 3 (0.19%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.19%) MiFID
4 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.063%) SLA
4 1 (0.063%) WCAG
System Software
1 165 (10.46%) Docker
2 10 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) Firmware
3 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.063%) HDFS
4 1 (0.063%) KVM
4 1 (0.063%) oVirt
4 1 (0.063%) Squid
4 1 (0.063%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 94 (5.96%) Ansible
2 89 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
2 89 (5.64%) Puppet
3 84 (5.32%) Kubernetes
4 61 (3.87%) HP Quality Center
5 43 (2.72%) Terraform
6 41 (2.60%) Nagios
7 27 (1.71%) Graphite
8 25 (1.58%) Automic
9 21 (1.33%) ZABBIX
10 20 (1.27%) Packer
11 16 (1.01%) HP SiteScope
12 13 (0.82%) Prometheus
13 12 (0.76%) CA Service Virtualization
14 11 (0.70%) Kibana
15 7 (0.44%) Salt
15 7 (0.44%) SCCM
16 6 (0.38%) HP ALM
17 4 (0.25%) Istio
18 2 (0.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 125 (7.92%) Google
2 97 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 59 (3.74%) Oracle
4 57 (3.61%) HP
5 41 (2.60%) AppDynamics
6 30 (1.90%) Splunk
7 29 (1.84%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 28 (1.77%) Nintex
9 25 (1.58%) XebiaLabs
10 22 (1.39%) SaltStack
11 17 (1.08%) New Relic
11 17 (1.08%) SAP
12 16 (1.01%) CA Agile Central
12 16 (1.01%) Perfecto Mobile
12 16 (1.01%) Perforce
13 15 (0.95%) IBM
14 12 (0.76%) Atlassian
14 12 (0.76%) CA
15 11 (0.70%) Tableau
15 11 (0.70%) WorldPay