Period
to 26 October 2020

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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 135 121
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 477 1,335 1,942
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.41% 2.46% 2.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.53% 13.32% 14.51%
Number of salaries quoted 440 1,080 1,527
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,050 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.04%

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 4,137 10,020 13,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.87% 18.45% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,423 8,110 10,620
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

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 26 October 2020.

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 26 October 2020. 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 +37 111 £62,500 - 21
South London +47 41 £55,000 - 2
West London +41 25 £65,000 +4.00% 3
East London +26 3 £51,500 +4.83% 5
North London - 2 £50,000 - 2
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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.

1 407 (85.32%) Test Automation
2 316 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
3 279 (58.49%) Java
4 230 (48.22%) Cucumber
5 210 (44.03%) BDD
6 208 (43.61%) QA
7 180 (37.74%) JavaScript
8 178 (37.32%) DevOps
9 147 (30.82%) TDD
10 139 (29.14%) C#
10 139 (29.14%) Jenkins
11 127 (26.62%) AWS
12 122 (25.58%) SDET
13 120 (25.16%) WebDriver
14 114 (23.90%) Finance
15 110 (23.06%) API Testing
16 102 (21.38%) Azure
17 98 (20.55%) Python
18 96 (20.13%) JIRA
19 95 (19.92%) Fintech
20 86 (18.03%) Appium
21 82 (17.19%) Docker
22 76 (15.93%) Scrum
23 74 (15.51%) SQL
23 74 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
24 72 (15.09%) Test Strategy
25 61 (12.79%) Node.js
25 61 (12.79%) Kubernetes
26 58 (12.16%) Microservices
26 58 (12.16%) Git (software)

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 37 (7.76%) Confluence
2 9 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.26%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.05%) JBoss
5 4 (0.84%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.42%) CMS
7 1 (0.21%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.42%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.42%) InVision
2 2 (0.42%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.63%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.63%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.21%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 127 (26.62%) AWS
2 102 (21.38%) Azure
3 36 (7.55%) GCP
4 30 (6.29%) GitHub
5 25 (5.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 24 (5.03%) SaaS
7 16 (3.35%) Amazon SQS
8 13 (2.73%) Azure Data Factory
9 12 (2.52%) Serverless
10 10 (2.10%) BrowserStack
11 9 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (1.47%) npm
13 6 (1.26%) Amazon Kinesis
13 6 (1.26%) OpenShift
13 6 (1.26%) Sauce Labs
14 5 (1.05%) Amazon S3
14 5 (1.05%) Lucidchart
14 5 (1.05%) Office 365
15 3 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.73%) HTTP
2 3 (0.63%) Internet
2 3 (0.63%) Skype
2 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.21%) DNS
3 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (3.56%) MySQL
4 16 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.73%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.10%) Blockchain
8 9 (1.89%) MS Access
8 9 (1.89%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.47%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.05%) Big Data
10 5 (1.05%) Cosmos DB
10 5 (1.05%) InfluxDB
11 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.84%) DB2
11 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2017
12 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 230 (48.22%) Cucumber
2 139 (29.14%) Jenkins
3 120 (25.16%) WebDriver
4 96 (20.13%) JIRA
5 86 (18.03%) Appium
6 58 (12.16%) Git (software)
7 57 (11.95%) Cypress.io
8 43 (9.01%) JMeter
9 42 (8.81%) SpecFlow
10 40 (8.39%) SoapUI
11 39 (8.18%) Postman
12 31 (6.50%) Protractor
13 25 (5.24%) Jasmine
14 24 (5.03%) JUnit
15 18 (3.77%) TeamCity
16 17 (3.56%) TestRail
17 16 (3.35%) Maven
18 15 (3.14%) Bitbucket
18 15 (3.14%) GitLab
18 15 (3.14%) REST Assured
General
1 114 (23.90%) Finance
2 38 (7.97%) Banking
3 12 (2.52%) Law
4 9 (1.89%) Games
5 8 (1.68%) Advertising
6 7 (1.47%) Public Sector
6 7 (1.47%) Retail
7 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.63%) Legal
7 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.42%) Front Office
8 2 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.21%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (20.34%) Tester
2 84 (17.61%) QA Engineer
3 80 (16.77%) Developer
4 74 (15.51%) Automation Tester
5 67 (14.05%) Test Engineer
6 48 (10.06%) Analyst
7 46 (9.64%) Test Automation Engineer
8 44 (9.22%) DevOps Engineer
9 39 (8.18%) Test Analyst
10 38 (7.97%) Java Automation Tester
11 36 (7.55%) Automation Engineer
12 33 (6.92%) Developer in Test
13 31 (6.50%) Software Developer
14 30 (6.29%) QA Automation Engineer
15 26 (5.45%) Senior Test Engineer
16 25 (5.24%) Automation Test Lead
17 21 (4.40%) Java Developer
17 21 (4.40%) JavaScript Engineer
18 20 (4.19%) .NET Developer
18 20 (4.19%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.79%) Node.js
2 53 (11.11%) .NET
3 51 (10.69%) JSON
4 49 (10.27%) AngularJS
5 47 (9.85%) Web Services
6 42 (8.81%) RESTful
7 36 (7.55%) Gherkin
8 35 (7.34%) CSS
9 34 (7.13%) .NET Core
10 33 (6.92%) HTML
11 32 (6.71%) REST
12 31 (6.50%) XML
13 26 (5.45%) React
13 26 (5.45%) WebdriverIO
14 25 (5.24%) SOAP
15 21 (4.40%) Kafka
16 20 (4.19%) Spring
17 19 (3.98%) .NET Framework
17 19 (3.98%) Playwright
17 19 (3.98%) Puppeteer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.24%) Mobile App
2 23 (4.82%) Social Network
3 20 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.77%) Public Cloud
5 13 (2.73%) User Experience
6 9 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.26%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.26%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.05%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.84%) Video on Demand
10 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.63%) EPoS
10 3 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.63%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.63%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.29%) Linux
2 26 (5.45%) Windows
3 9 (1.89%) Debian
4 8 (1.68%) Android
4 8 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.05%) Unix
5 5 (1.05%) VMS
5 5 (1.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (85.32%) Test Automation
2 316 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (44.03%) BDD
4 178 (37.32%) DevOps
5 147 (30.82%) TDD
6 122 (25.58%) SDET
7 110 (23.06%) API Testing
8 95 (19.92%) Fintech
9 76 (15.93%) Scrum
10 74 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
11 72 (15.09%) Test Strategy
12 58 (12.16%) Microservices
13 57 (11.95%) OO
14 53 (11.11%) Regression Testing
15 46 (9.64%) SDLC
16 45 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
17 43 (9.01%) Open Source
17 43 (9.01%) Scenario Testing
18 42 (8.81%) Configuration Management
18 42 (8.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 279 (58.49%) Java
2 180 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 139 (29.14%) C#
4 98 (20.55%) Python
5 74 (15.51%) SQL
6 41 (8.60%) PowerShell
7 31 (6.50%) TypeScript
8 30 (6.29%) Go
9 21 (4.40%) Ruby
10 14 (2.94%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.31%) C++
12 10 (2.10%) Perl
13 9 (1.89%) Scala
14 7 (1.47%) Kotlin
15 6 (1.26%) Java 8
15 6 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.63%) ES7
17 2 (0.42%) ES6
17 2 (0.42%) XPath
18 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (7.76%) ISTQB
2 31 (6.50%) ISEB
3 27 (5.66%) Degree
4 26 (5.45%) Security Cleared
5 20 (4.19%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.47%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.05%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (43.61%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) ISO 20022
2 3 (0.63%) MiFID
2 3 (0.63%) PSD2
2 3 (0.63%) TARGET2
3 2 (0.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 82 (17.19%) Docker
2 6 (1.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 61 (12.79%) Kubernetes
2 36 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (7.55%) Terraform
3 35 (7.34%) Ansible
4 24 (5.03%) Istio
4 24 (5.03%) Puppet
5 14 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (2.10%) Rancher
7 9 (1.89%) Graylog
8 5 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (1.05%) Grafana
8 5 (1.05%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.84%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.84%) HP Fortify
10 3 (0.63%) Nessus
11 2 (0.42%) Nagios
12 1 (0.21%) Kibana
12 1 (0.21%) logstash
Vendors
1 37 (7.76%) Oracle
2 27 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.94%) Atlassian
4 10 (2.10%) HP
5 7 (1.47%) Google
6 3 (0.63%) Spotify
6 3 (0.63%) Temenos
7 2 (0.42%) Adobe
7 2 (0.42%) Databricks
7 2 (0.42%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.42%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.21%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.21%) IBM
8 1 (0.21%) OutSystems
8 1 (0.21%) Pega
8 1 (0.21%) Perfecto Mobile
8 1 (0.21%) Serena
8 1 (0.21%) Splunk