Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 121 132
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2,084 2,092 2,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.01% 2.83% 2.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.98% 13.66% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,575 1,670 1,773
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £38,500 £36,613 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 13,913 15,311 15,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.09% 20.70% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11,091 12,119 13,574
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,525
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -39 342 £57,500 -4.17% 90
West London -2 80 £50,000 -9.09% 37
East London +43 50 £47,500 -11.63% 9
South London -13 35 £62,500 +47.06% 11
North London +8 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 1,574 (75.53%) Test Automation
2 1,477 (70.87%) Agile Software Development
3 1,103 (52.93%) Java
4 1,017 (48.80%) QA
5 833 (39.97%) BDD
6 738 (35.41%) JavaScript
7 712 (34.17%) Cucumber
8 679 (32.58%) C#
9 665 (31.91%) TDD
10 586 (28.12%) Jenkins
11 578 (27.74%) Finance
12 552 (26.49%) WebDriver
13 546 (26.20%) SQL
14 542 (26.01%) Scrum
15 530 (25.43%) Continuous Integration
16 490 (23.51%) JIRA
17 462 (22.17%) Git (software)
18 449 (21.55%) HTML
19 431 (20.68%) Amazon AWS
20 412 (19.77%) DevOps
21 396 (19.00%) CSS
22 370 (17.75%) AngularJS
23 369 (17.71%) Software Engineering
24 355 (17.03%) .NET
25 342 (16.41%) Python
26 303 (14.54%) SpecFlow
27 285 (13.68%) Web Services
27 285 (13.68%) HTML5
28 283 (13.58%) Manual Testing
29 262 (12.57%) 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
1 153 (7.34%) Confluence
2 118 (5.66%) CMS
3 76 (3.65%) Tomcat
4 75 (3.60%) EPiServer
5 63 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
6 47 (2.26%) Cloud Foundry
7 43 (2.06%) Apache
8 40 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 39 (1.87%) Mule
10 27 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 20 (0.96%) Apache Spark
12 18 (0.86%) OpenStack
12 18 (0.86%) WordPress
13 16 (0.77%) Drupal
13 16 (0.77%) Jetty
14 15 (0.72%) Alfresco
15 14 (0.67%) Apache Pig
16 12 (0.58%) Apache Solr
17 11 (0.53%) nginx
18 10 (0.48%) Ethereum
Applications
1 9 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.38%) Mingle
3 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.14%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.048%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.048%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.048%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.048%) Weka
Business Applications
1 40 (1.92%) Eloqua
2 19 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.58%) Magento
4 5 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
4 5 (0.24%) Front Arena
4 5 (0.24%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.19%) FastStats
6 2 (0.096%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.096%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.048%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.048%) Odoo
7 1 (0.048%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.048%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.048%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.048%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 431 (20.68%) Amazon AWS
2 234 (11.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 146 (7.01%) GitHub
4 97 (4.65%) npm
5 74 (3.55%) Slack
6 69 (3.31%) Sauce Labs
7 64 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 63 (3.02%) BrowserStack
9 48 (2.30%) SaaS
10 40 (1.92%) BlazeMeter
11 38 (1.82%) CloudBees
12 37 (1.78%) PaaS
13 35 (1.68%) IaaS
14 34 (1.63%) Serverless
15 30 (1.44%) G Suite
15 30 (1.44%) Office 365
16 29 (1.39%) Amazon S3
17 24 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
18 16 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
19 15 (0.72%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.11%) HTTP
2 30 (1.44%) Internet
3 17 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.67%) SSL
5 13 (0.62%) Firewall
6 5 (0.24%) LAN
6 5 (0.24%) Unified Communications
6 5 (0.24%) WAN
6 5 (0.24%) Wireless
7 4 (0.19%) DNS
7 4 (0.19%) DSL
8 3 (0.14%) SMTP
8 3 (0.14%) SSH
8 3 (0.14%) VoIP
9 2 (0.096%) Intranet
9 2 (0.096%) Skype
9 2 (0.096%) VPN
9 2 (0.096%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.048%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.048%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 146 (7.01%) NoSQL
3 141 (6.77%) MongoDB
4 94 (4.51%) MySQL
5 69 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
6 55 (2.64%) Blockchain
7 50 (2.40%) Relational Database
8 49 (2.35%) Big Data
9 45 (2.16%) Couchbase
10 40 (1.92%) CouchDB
11 38 (1.82%) Hadoop
12 34 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 31 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 24 (1.15%) Redis
15 16 (0.77%) Apache Hive
15 16 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (0.67%) Neo4j
17 12 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 712 (34.17%) Cucumber
2 586 (28.12%) Jenkins
3 552 (26.49%) WebDriver
4 490 (23.51%) JIRA
5 462 (22.17%) Git (software)
6 303 (14.54%) SpecFlow
7 258 (12.38%) TeamCity
8 254 (12.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 238 (11.42%) JUnit
10 219 (10.51%) Protractor
11 218 (10.46%) JMeter
12 214 (10.27%) SoapUI
13 195 (9.36%) Appium
14 193 (9.26%) Maven
15 185 (8.88%) Mocha
16 157 (7.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 153 (7.34%) Visual Studio
18 151 (7.25%) Octopus Deploy
19 138 (6.62%) Jasmine
20 129 (6.19%) NUnit
General
1 578 (27.74%) Finance
2 210 (10.08%) Banking
3 151 (7.25%) Retail
4 89 (4.27%) Games
5 74 (3.55%) Advertising
6 60 (2.88%) Marketing
7 56 (2.69%) Law
8 30 (1.44%) Back Office
9 29 (1.39%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.25%) Front Office
11 23 (1.10%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.67%) Publishing
13 11 (0.53%) Retail Finance
14 10 (0.48%) Legal
15 7 (0.34%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.29%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.24%) Billing
17 5 (0.24%) Multimedia
18 3 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 601 (28.84%) Developer
2 391 (18.76%) QA Engineer
3 368 (17.66%) Tester
4 292 (14.01%) Test Engineer
5 271 (13.00%) Automation Tester
6 223 (10.70%) Analyst
7 199 (9.55%) Test Automation Engineer
8 198 (9.50%) Developer in Test
9 182 (8.73%) Java Developer
10 167 (8.01%) Test Analyst
11 148 (7.10%) QA Automation Engineer
12 144 (6.91%) Java Engineer
13 133 (6.38%) Software Engineer
14 122 (5.85%) Senior Developer
15 118 (5.66%) QA Tester
16 111 (5.33%) .NET Developer
17 102 (4.89%) QA Analyst
17 102 (4.89%) Selenium Tester
18 98 (4.70%) Senior QA Engineer
19 96 (4.61%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 449 (21.55%) HTML
2 396 (19.00%) CSS
3 370 (17.75%) AngularJS
4 355 (17.03%) .NET
5 285 (13.68%) HTML5
5 285 (13.68%) Web Services
6 245 (11.76%) RESTful
7 244 (11.71%) Gherkin
8 231 (11.08%) React
9 201 (9.64%) Node.js
10 198 (9.50%) CSS3
11 194 (9.31%) jQuery
12 173 (8.30%) REST
13 169 (8.11%) Spring
14 166 (7.97%) Sass
15 142 (6.81%) Chai
16 138 (6.62%) SOAP
17 123 (5.90%) ASP.NET
18 120 (5.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 118 (5.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 212 (10.17%) Fintech
2 189 (9.07%) Mobile App
3 167 (8.01%) User Experience
4 140 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 126 (6.05%) Greenfield Project
6 103 (4.94%) Computer Science
7 44 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
8 42 (2.02%) Cloud Native
9 39 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
10 35 (1.68%) Fixed Income
11 31 (1.49%) Equities
12 30 (1.44%) Algorithms
12 30 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 26 (1.25%) Hedge funds
14 24 (1.15%) Data Structures
15 15 (0.72%) Virtual Team
16 14 (0.67%) Online Gambling
17 12 (0.58%) Derivative
18 11 (0.53%) Blog
18 11 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 229 (10.99%) Linux
2 148 (7.10%) Windows
3 136 (6.53%) Android
4 122 (5.85%) Apple iOS
5 101 (4.85%) Unix
6 25 (1.20%) CoreOS
7 20 (0.96%) Mac OS X
8 15 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.62%) openSUSE
10 9 (0.43%) Nucleus RTOS
10 9 (0.43%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.24%) VMS
12 3 (0.14%) Debian
13 2 (0.096%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.048%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,574 (75.53%) Test Automation
2 1,477 (70.87%) Agile Software Development
3 833 (39.97%) BDD
4 665 (31.91%) TDD
5 542 (26.01%) Scrum
6 530 (25.43%) Continuous Integration
7 412 (19.77%) DevOps
8 369 (17.71%) Software Engineering
9 283 (13.58%) Manual Testing
10 241 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
11 239 (11.47%) Microservices
12 237 (11.37%) SDLC
13 236 (11.32%) SDET
14 216 (10.36%) Performance Testing
15 200 (9.60%) MVC
16 196 (9.40%) Regression Testing
17 194 (9.31%) Test Scripting
18 191 (9.17%) API Testing
19 186 (8.93%) Software Testing
20 184 (8.83%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,103 (52.93%) Java
2 738 (35.41%) JavaScript
3 679 (32.58%) C#
4 546 (26.20%) SQL
5 342 (16.41%) Python
6 225 (10.80%) Ruby
7 111 (5.33%) PHP
8 105 (5.04%) Java 8
9 91 (4.37%) C
10 85 (4.08%) C++
11 84 (4.03%) ES6
12 64 (3.07%) PowerShell
13 57 (2.74%) Scala
14 55 (2.64%) Bash Shell
15 53 (2.54%) Groovy
16 47 (2.26%) TypeScript
17 43 (2.06%) Shell Script
18 42 (2.02%) Perl
19 37 (1.78%) T-SQL
20 23 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 213 (10.22%) Degree
2 103 (4.94%) ISTQB
3 81 (3.89%) Security Cleared
4 76 (3.65%) ISEB
5 47 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 47 (2.26%) SC Cleared
6 40 (1.92%) SAFe Agilist
7 39 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (1.30%) DV Cleared
9 16 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
10 14 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.62%) CCNA
11 13 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.62%) CISSP
11 13 (0.62%) GIAC
11 13 (0.62%) Linux+ Certification
11 13 (0.62%) MCSE
11 13 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
11 13 (0.62%) SANS
11 13 (0.62%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,017 (48.80%) QA
2 23 (1.10%) GCP
3 10 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.43%) MiFID
5 7 (0.34%) ISO 9000
5 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.096%) PMO
8 1 (0.048%) GDPR
8 1 (0.048%) PSD2
System Software
1 262 (12.57%) Docker
2 13 (0.62%) vSphere
3 9 (0.43%) Varnish
4 4 (0.19%) Firmware
5 3 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.096%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.096%) HDFS
6 2 (0.096%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.048%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 85 (4.08%) Puppet
2 72 (3.45%) Ansible
3 71 (3.41%) Terraform
4 60 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
6 30 (1.44%) HP ALM
7 28 (1.34%) Nagios
8 26 (1.25%) Salt
9 25 (1.20%) Automic
9 25 (1.20%) Graphite
10 20 (0.96%) Kubernetes
11 7 (0.34%) Kibana
12 4 (0.19%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.19%) WebInspect
13 2 (0.096%) Apache Shiro
13 2 (0.096%) logstash
13 2 (0.096%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.048%) Capistrano
14 1 (0.048%) HP Fortify
14 1 (0.048%) Mesos
Vendors
1 128 (6.14%) Google
2 97 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 79 (3.79%) Oracle
4 74 (3.55%) AppDynamics
5 55 (2.64%) Splunk
6 50 (2.40%) HP
7 44 (2.11%) Sitecore
8 40 (1.92%) Capita
8 40 (1.92%) Marketo
9 34 (1.63%) New Relic
10 30 (1.44%) Adobe
11 29 (1.39%) Alias
12 25 (1.20%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 25 (1.20%) XebiaLabs
13 20 (0.96%) SAP
14 18 (0.86%) Atlassian
15 16 (0.77%) IBM
15 16 (0.77%) WorldPay
16 12 (0.58%) CA Agile Central
17 10 (0.48%) Xamarin