Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 144 120
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1,861 1,778 2,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.80% 2.40% 2.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.35% 12.08% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,440 1,454 1,768
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,375 £76,500
England median annual salary £48,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 12,969 14,718 14,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.49% 19.86% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10,276 11,874 12,598
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +36 333 £57,500 +0.88% 70
West London +4 70 £45,000 -14.29% 40
East London +45 48 £56,250 +93.97% 12
South London -17 46 £60,000 +61.62% 9
North London +14 3 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 1,401 (75.28%) Test Automation
2 1,243 (66.79%) Agile Software Development
3 889 (47.77%) Java
4 868 (46.64%) QA
5 723 (38.85%) BDD
6 700 (37.61%) JavaScript
7 664 (35.68%) Cucumber
8 627 (33.69%) C#
9 589 (31.65%) Jenkins
10 583 (31.33%) TDD
11 554 (29.77%) WebDriver
12 477 (25.63%) Finance
12 477 (25.63%) SQL
13 468 (25.15%) JIRA
14 456 (24.50%) Scrum
15 418 (22.46%) Continuous Integration
16 372 (19.99%) Git (software)
17 368 (19.77%) HTML
18 356 (19.13%) DevOps
19 331 (17.79%) CSS
20 330 (17.73%) .NET
21 323 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
22 314 (16.87%) Python
23 297 (15.96%) AngularJS
24 289 (15.53%) Microservices
25 283 (15.21%) Software Engineering
26 256 (13.76%) Manual Testing
27 248 (13.33%) Web Services
27 248 (13.33%) SpecFlow
28 233 (12.52%) Team Foundation Server

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
1 146 (7.85%) Confluence
2 84 (4.51%) CMS
3 62 (3.33%) EPiServer
4 46 (2.47%) Apache
5 37 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
6 35 (1.88%) Tomcat
7 33 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
8 31 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 26 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 22 (1.18%) SharePoint
11 19 (1.02%) WordPress
12 17 (0.91%) WebSphere
13 14 (0.75%) Apache Spark
13 14 (0.75%) Apache TomEE
13 14 (0.75%) JBoss
14 12 (0.64%) Anypoint
15 7 (0.38%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.38%) IIS
15 7 (0.38%) OpenStack
16 6 (0.32%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (0.75%) Mingle
2 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.16%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.11%) Snapchat
5 1 (0.054%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.054%) HipChat
5 1 (0.054%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (1.67%) Eloqua
2 10 (0.54%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (0.43%) FastStats
4 6 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.27%) Odoo
6 3 (0.16%) RiskWrite
7 2 (0.11%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.054%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.054%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 323 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
2 226 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (5.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 94 (5.05%) GitHub
5 87 (4.67%) npm
6 59 (3.17%) SaaS
7 46 (2.47%) BrowserStack
8 45 (2.42%) CloudBees
9 41 (2.20%) Sauce Labs
10 30 (1.61%) Serverless
11 27 (1.45%) BlazeMeter
12 26 (1.40%) OpenShift
13 24 (1.29%) Office 365
14 22 (1.18%) Amazon S3
15 21 (1.13%) G Suite
16 20 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
17 19 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
17 19 (1.02%) Slack
18 18 (0.97%) PaaS
19 16 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.40%) HTTP
2 20 (1.07%) Internet
3 9 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.43%) Firewall
5 7 (0.38%) Wireshark
6 6 (0.32%) SSL
7 5 (0.27%) Skype
8 4 (0.21%) DSL
9 3 (0.16%) DNS
9 3 (0.16%) OpenVPN
9 3 (0.16%) SMTP
9 3 (0.16%) SSH
9 3 (0.16%) VoIP
10 2 (0.11%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.11%) VPN
10 2 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.054%) AMQP
11 1 (0.054%) DAB
11 1 (0.054%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.054%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 122 (6.56%) MongoDB
3 93 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 85 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
5 73 (3.92%) MySQL
6 47 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 40 (2.15%) Big Data
7 40 (2.15%) Couchbase
8 32 (1.72%) Hadoop
9 31 (1.67%) CouchDB
10 26 (1.40%) Blockchain
11 22 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (1.02%) Redis
13 19 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (0.97%) Apache Hive
15 15 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 14 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 664 (35.68%) Cucumber
2 589 (31.65%) Jenkins
3 554 (29.77%) WebDriver
4 468 (25.15%) JIRA
5 372 (19.99%) Git (software)
6 248 (13.33%) SpecFlow
7 233 (12.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 229 (12.31%) TeamCity
9 223 (11.98%) JMeter
10 202 (10.85%) SoapUI
11 173 (9.30%) Appium
12 172 (9.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 172 (9.24%) JUnit
13 157 (8.44%) Visual Studio
14 148 (7.95%) Protractor
15 128 (6.88%) Maven
16 125 (6.72%) HP UFT
17 124 (6.66%) Octopus Deploy
18 105 (5.64%) NUnit
19 94 (5.05%) Mocha
General
1 477 (25.63%) Finance
2 187 (10.05%) Banking
3 120 (6.45%) Retail
4 67 (3.60%) Advertising
5 52 (2.79%) Marketing
6 49 (2.63%) Games
7 39 (2.10%) Back Office
8 38 (2.04%) Law
9 24 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.13%) Publishing
11 15 (0.81%) Retail Finance
12 14 (0.75%) Retail Banking
13 13 (0.70%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.64%) Electronics
15 9 (0.48%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.43%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.32%) Front Office
18 5 (0.27%) Billing
19 3 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
19 3 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 529 (28.43%) Developer
2 316 (16.98%) Tester
3 298 (16.01%) QA Engineer
4 294 (15.80%) Test Engineer
5 258 (13.86%) Analyst
6 215 (11.55%) Test Analyst
7 209 (11.23%) Developer in Test
8 191 (10.26%) Automation Tester
9 176 (9.46%) Test Automation Engineer
10 142 (7.63%) Java Developer
11 115 (6.18%) Senior Developer
12 112 (6.02%) Test Automation Developer
13 106 (5.70%) QA Tester
14 104 (5.59%) QA Automation Engineer
15 95 (5.10%) Automation Test Analyst
16 91 (4.89%) Java Engineer
17 90 (4.84%) Software Engineer
18 84 (4.51%) .NET Developer
19 78 (4.19%) QA Analyst
20 75 (4.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (19.77%) HTML
2 331 (17.79%) CSS
3 330 (17.73%) .NET
4 297 (15.96%) AngularJS
5 248 (13.33%) Web Services
6 221 (11.88%) Gherkin
7 210 (11.28%) RESTful
8 206 (11.07%) SOAP
9 194 (10.42%) HTML5
10 154 (8.28%) Node.js
11 149 (8.01%) jQuery
12 145 (7.79%) REST
13 140 (7.52%) JSON
13 140 (7.52%) React
14 134 (7.20%) CSS3
15 121 (6.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 112 (6.02%) Sass
16 112 (6.02%) Spring
17 111 (5.96%) XML
18 101 (5.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 188 (10.10%) Fintech
2 134 (7.20%) Mobile App
3 110 (5.91%) User Experience
4 107 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
6 36 (1.93%) Cloud Native
6 36 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
8 19 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
8 19 (1.02%) Virtual Team
9 16 (0.86%) Blog
10 10 (0.54%) Fixed Income
11 9 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (0.48%) Hedge funds
11 9 (0.48%) Tandem
11 9 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
12 8 (0.43%) Algorithms
12 8 (0.43%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 182 (9.78%) Linux
2 89 (4.78%) Windows
3 82 (4.41%) Unix
4 77 (4.14%) Android
5 62 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.45%) CoreOS
7 21 (1.13%) Ubuntu
8 19 (1.02%) openSUSE
9 8 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.054%) Debian
11 1 (0.054%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,401 (75.28%) Test Automation
2 1,243 (66.79%) Agile Software Development
3 723 (38.85%) BDD
4 583 (31.33%) TDD
5 456 (24.50%) Scrum
6 418 (22.46%) Continuous Integration
7 356 (19.13%) DevOps
8 289 (15.53%) Microservices
9 283 (15.21%) Software Engineering
10 256 (13.76%) Manual Testing
11 223 (11.98%) Software Testing
11 223 (11.98%) Test Strategy
12 219 (11.77%) SDET
13 209 (11.23%) Performance Testing
14 207 (11.12%) Functional Testing
15 203 (10.91%) SDLC
16 194 (10.42%) Regression Testing
17 192 (10.32%) Test Scripting
18 180 (9.67%) Problem-Solving
19 171 (9.19%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 889 (47.77%) Java
2 700 (37.61%) JavaScript
3 627 (33.69%) C#
4 477 (25.63%) SQL
5 314 (16.87%) Python
6 163 (8.76%) Ruby
7 75 (4.03%) C++
8 66 (3.55%) PHP
9 65 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 62 (3.33%) Bash Shell
11 54 (2.90%) C
12 49 (2.63%) Java 8
13 40 (2.15%) TypeScript
14 39 (2.10%) Perl
15 35 (1.88%) ES6
15 35 (1.88%) Groovy
15 35 (1.88%) T-SQL
16 30 (1.61%) Scala
17 22 (1.18%) PL/SQL
18 20 (1.07%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 197 (10.59%) Degree
2 130 (6.99%) ISTQB
3 98 (5.27%) Security Cleared
4 91 (4.89%) ISEB
5 62 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 53 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 35 (1.88%) DV Cleared
8 31 (1.67%) SAFe Agilist
9 30 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 7 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.32%) CISSP
12 6 (0.32%) CompTIA Security+
12 6 (0.32%) GIAC
12 6 (0.32%) Linux+ Certification
12 6 (0.32%) MCSE
12 6 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (0.32%) SANS
12 6 (0.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 868 (46.64%) QA
2 13 (0.70%) ISO 9000
3 10 (0.54%) MiFID
4 9 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.38%) GDPR
7 4 (0.21%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.11%) PMO
9 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 215 (11.55%) Docker
2 11 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.32%) Varnish
3 6 (0.32%) vSphere
4 3 (0.16%) Squid
5 1 (0.054%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.054%) Firmware
5 1 (0.054%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 92 (4.94%) Puppet
2 82 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (4.25%) Ansible
4 55 (2.96%) Terraform
5 54 (2.90%) Kubernetes
6 45 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
7 39 (2.10%) HP ALM
8 28 (1.50%) Nagios
9 27 (1.45%) Automic
9 27 (1.45%) Graphite
10 25 (1.34%) Salt
11 9 (0.48%) Packer
12 5 (0.27%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.16%) Kibana
14 2 (0.11%) SCCM
15 1 (0.054%) CA Service Virtualization
15 1 (0.054%) Capistrano
15 1 (0.054%) Control-M
15 1 (0.054%) Opsview
15 1 (0.054%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 131 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 116 (6.23%) Google
3 113 (6.07%) Oracle
4 66 (3.55%) HP
5 58 (3.12%) AppDynamics
6 46 (2.47%) New Relic
7 36 (1.93%) Sitecore
8 33 (1.77%) Splunk
9 32 (1.72%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 31 (1.67%) Marketo
11 28 (1.50%) Adobe
11 28 (1.50%) Alias
11 28 (1.50%) SAP
12 27 (1.45%) XebiaLabs
13 19 (1.02%) IBM
14 17 (0.91%) Atlassian
15 15 (0.81%) SaltStack
16 14 (0.75%) Telerik
17 13 (0.70%) MuleSoft
18 10 (0.54%) WorldPay