Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 167 120 147
Rank change year-on-year -47 +27 -34
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1,086 1,744 1,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.15% 2.79% 2.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.18% 14.37% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 822 1,339 1,375
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £82,750 £75,750
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 9,717 12,134 14,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.22% 19.38% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7,585 9,501 11,448
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,750 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -46 213 £60,000 +4.35% 39
South London +14 63 £52,500 -4.55% 8
West London -6 53 £62,500 +38.89% 15
East London -35 2 £60,376 +0.63% 4
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 865 (79.65%) Test Automation
2 728 (67.03%) Agile Software Development
3 559 (51.47%) Java
4 461 (42.45%) QA
5 408 (37.57%) BDD
6 391 (36.00%) C#
7 362 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 328 (30.20%) JavaScript
9 317 (29.19%) TDD
10 315 (29.01%) Scrum
11 311 (28.64%) WebDriver
12 294 (27.07%) Jenkins
13 289 (26.61%) Finance
14 262 (24.13%) DevOps
15 256 (23.57%) JIRA
16 235 (21.64%) Python
17 231 (21.27%) Continuous Integration
18 219 (20.17%) SQL
19 199 (18.32%) AWS
20 190 (17.50%) SDET
21 184 (16.94%) Azure
22 182 (16.76%) API Testing
23 174 (16.02%) REST
24 162 (14.92%) .NET
25 158 (14.55%) Git (software)
26 153 (14.09%) Postman
27 147 (13.54%) Docker
28 145 (13.35%) Web Services
29 144 (13.26%) SpecFlow
30 140 (12.89%) HTML

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 69 (6.35%) Confluence
2 36 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (2.12%) CMS
4 22 (2.03%) Apache
4 22 (2.03%) WebSphere
5 17 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (1.47%) Apache TomEE
6 16 (1.47%) JBoss
7 14 (1.29%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.92%) EPiServer
9 9 (0.83%) IIS
10 8 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.37%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.37%) nginx
13 4 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.18%) Mule
14 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.092%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.092%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.28%) Magento
4 2 (0.18%) FastStats
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.092%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.092%) Odoo
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 199 (18.32%) AWS
2 184 (16.94%) Azure
3 55 (5.06%) GitHub
4 53 (4.88%) BrowserStack
5 46 (4.24%) GCP
6 32 (2.95%) SaaS
7 28 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
8 26 (2.39%) PaaS
9 22 (2.03%) Serverless
10 21 (1.93%) Sauce Labs
11 17 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (1.57%) IaaS
12 15 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
13 12 (1.10%) CloudBees
14 11 (1.01%) Amazon ECS
15 9 (0.83%) Amazon Kinesis
16 8 (0.74%) Runscope
17 7 (0.64%) BlazeMeter
17 7 (0.64%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.95%) HTTP
2 15 (1.38%) Internet
3 10 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.64%) Wireshark
5 5 (0.46%) DNS
6 2 (0.18%) Intranet
6 2 (0.18%) SNMP
6 2 (0.18%) SSH
7 1 (0.092%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.092%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.092%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.092%) Telnet
7 1 (0.092%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 59 (5.43%) MySQL
3 26 (2.39%) MongoDB
3 26 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (1.84%) Relational Database
5 19 (1.75%) Redis
6 16 (1.47%) MarkLogic
7 14 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (1.10%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 8 (0.74%) Amazon Aurora
11 8 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.74%) IBM InfoSphere
12 7 (0.64%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.46%) Big Data
13 5 (0.46%) Power BI
13 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 362 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 311 (28.64%) WebDriver
3 294 (27.07%) Jenkins
4 256 (23.57%) JIRA
5 158 (14.55%) Git (software)
6 153 (14.09%) Postman
7 144 (13.26%) SpecFlow
8 122 (11.23%) Appium
8 122 (11.23%) JMeter
9 105 (9.67%) JUnit
10 103 (9.48%) Maven
11 92 (8.47%) TeamCity
12 86 (7.92%) SoapUI
13 79 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 75 (6.91%) REST Assured
15 69 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 57 (5.25%) Protractor
17 49 (4.51%) Cypress.io
18 48 (4.42%) NUnit
19 47 (4.33%) Gradle
General
1 289 (26.61%) Finance
2 86 (7.92%) Banking
3 59 (5.43%) Retail
4 51 (4.70%) Games
5 24 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.84%) Marketing
7 17 (1.57%) Public Sector
8 14 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.10%) Legal
10 10 (0.92%) Advertising
11 9 (0.83%) Retail Finance
12 7 (0.64%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.64%) Law
13 6 (0.55%) Automotive
14 3 (0.28%) Electronics
14 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.18%) Front Office
15 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.092%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 247 (22.74%) Developer
2 163 (15.01%) QA Engineer
3 154 (14.18%) Test Engineer
4 130 (11.97%) Developer in Test
5 111 (10.22%) Test Automation Engineer
6 108 (9.94%) Tester
7 84 (7.73%) Analyst
8 77 (7.09%) Automation Tester
9 71 (6.54%) Automation Engineer
10 69 (6.35%) QA Automation Engineer
11 68 (6.26%) QA Leader
12 67 (6.17%) Software Developer
13 65 (5.99%) Test Leader
14 60 (5.52%) Senior Developer
15 59 (5.43%) Senior Test Engineer
16 55 (5.06%) Test Analyst
17 53 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
18 42 (3.87%) Software Engineer
19 39 (3.59%) Automation Test Analyst
19 39 (3.59%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (16.02%) REST
2 162 (14.92%) .NET
3 145 (13.35%) Web Services
4 140 (12.89%) HTML
5 137 (12.62%) CSS
6 109 (10.04%) Gherkin
7 108 (9.94%) RESTful
8 104 (9.58%) AngularJS
9 103 (9.48%) SOAP
10 95 (8.75%) XML
11 83 (7.64%) React
12 78 (7.18%) .NET Framework
13 64 (5.89%) JSON
14 63 (5.80%) Spring
15 55 (5.06%) HTML5
16 51 (4.70%) jQuery
17 49 (4.51%) Jest
18 43 (3.96%) Node.js
19 35 (3.22%) CSS3
19 35 (3.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (7.46%) Mobile App
3 54 (4.97%) User Experience
4 43 (3.96%) Data Structures
5 37 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
6 32 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
7 28 (2.58%) Algorithms
8 27 (2.49%) Online Gambling
9 24 (2.21%) Social Network
10 16 (1.47%) Virtual Team
11 10 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
12 9 (0.83%) Life Science
12 9 (0.83%) Public Cloud
13 8 (0.74%) Mainframe
14 7 (0.64%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.64%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.55%) Blog
15 6 (0.55%) Cloud Native
15 6 (0.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 81 (7.46%) Linux
2 68 (6.26%) Android
3 67 (6.17%) Apple iOS
4 54 (4.97%) Windows
5 42 (3.87%) Unix
6 8 (0.74%) zOS
7 7 (0.64%) CoreOS
8 6 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (0.55%) Robot Operating System
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.092%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 865 (79.65%) Test Automation
2 728 (67.03%) Agile Software Development
3 408 (37.57%) BDD
4 317 (29.19%) TDD
5 315 (29.01%) Scrum
6 262 (24.13%) DevOps
7 231 (21.27%) Continuous Integration
8 190 (17.50%) SDET
9 182 (16.76%) API Testing
10 134 (12.34%) Software Testing
11 129 (11.88%) Manual Testing
12 127 (11.69%) Fintech
13 118 (10.87%) Computer Science
14 115 (10.59%) Software Engineering
15 114 (10.50%) Test Scripting
16 106 (9.76%) OOP
16 106 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
17 103 (9.48%) SDLC
18 100 (9.21%) Performance Testing
19 95 (8.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 559 (51.47%) Java
2 391 (36.00%) C#
3 328 (30.20%) JavaScript
4 235 (21.64%) Python
5 219 (20.17%) SQL
6 115 (10.59%) Ruby
7 35 (3.22%) PowerShell
8 33 (3.04%) Go
9 31 (2.85%) Bash Shell
10 29 (2.67%) Java 8
11 28 (2.58%) TypeScript
12 22 (2.03%) Groovy
13 21 (1.93%) C++
14 19 (1.75%) Scala
15 18 (1.66%) PHP
16 14 (1.29%) XPath
17 13 (1.20%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.20%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.10%) C
19 8 (0.74%) ES6
Qualifications
1 132 (12.15%) Degree
2 76 (7.00%) ISTQB
3 70 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 51 (4.70%) ISEB
5 40 (3.68%) Security Cleared
6 32 (2.95%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (1.38%) MCP
8 8 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.28%) HNC
9 3 (0.28%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.18%) PMP
11 1 (0.092%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.092%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 461 (42.45%) QA
2 5 (0.46%) GDPR
3 3 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.18%) NCSC
4 2 (0.18%) WCAG
5 1 (0.092%) ISO 15022
5 1 (0.092%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.092%) MiFID
System Software
1 147 (13.54%) Docker
2 5 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.092%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 84 (7.73%) Kubernetes
2 63 (5.80%) Ansible
3 58 (5.34%) Puppet
4 51 (4.70%) HP Quality Center
5 41 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (3.41%) Terraform
7 22 (2.03%) Graphite
8 21 (1.93%) Istio
9 19 (1.75%) HP ALM
10 18 (1.66%) Packer
10 18 (1.66%) Prometheus
11 16 (1.47%) Grafana
12 8 (0.74%) Nagios
12 8 (0.74%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.64%) Automic
13 7 (0.64%) Kibana
13 7 (0.64%) logstash
14 6 (0.55%) Marathon
14 6 (0.55%) Mesos
15 1 (0.092%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 100 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 59 (5.43%) Oracle
3 49 (4.51%) HP
4 18 (1.66%) Atlassian
4 18 (1.66%) New Relic
4 18 (1.66%) Pega
5 15 (1.38%) Adobe
6 14 (1.29%) Google
6 14 (1.29%) IBM
7 13 (1.20%) SAP
8 11 (1.01%) AppDynamics
9 8 (0.74%) Teradata
10 7 (0.64%) WorldPay
10 7 (0.64%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.64%) XebiaLabs
11 6 (0.55%) Nintex
12 5 (0.46%) Instagram
12 5 (0.46%) Twitter
12 5 (0.46%) VMware
13 3 (0.28%) Zend