Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 110 129
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1,996 2,015 2,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.86% 2.93% 2.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.06% 14.48% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,509 1,669 1,799
London median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% -

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 14,199 13,911 15,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.32% 20.20% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11,317 11,590 13,441
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,900 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -61 290 £55,000 -4.35% 73
West London -9 81 £45,000 -14.29% 33
South London +15 48 £57,500 +43.75% 6
East London +42 42 £47,500 -30.91% 14
North London -1 4 £60,000 +71.43% 3
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 1,534 (76.85%) Test Automation
2 1,432 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 1,108 (55.51%) Java
4 982 (49.20%) QA
5 843 (42.23%) BDD
6 797 (39.93%) Cucumber
7 663 (33.22%) C#
8 646 (32.36%) TDD
9 628 (31.46%) JavaScript
10 590 (29.56%) Scrum
11 570 (28.56%) WebDriver
12 542 (27.15%) Continuous Integration
13 532 (26.65%) SQL
14 528 (26.45%) Finance
15 527 (26.40%) Jenkins
16 484 (24.25%) JIRA
17 422 (21.14%) Git (software)
18 414 (20.74%) HTML
19 412 (20.64%) Amazon AWS
20 367 (18.39%) DevOps
21 346 (17.33%) Software Engineering
21 346 (17.33%) CSS
22 338 (16.93%) .NET
23 318 (15.93%) Python
24 313 (15.68%) Web Services
25 277 (13.88%) AngularJS
26 271 (13.58%) SpecFlow
27 262 (13.13%) JUnit
28 259 (12.98%) Kanban
29 253 (12.68%) Manual 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
1 147 (7.36%) Confluence
2 94 (4.71%) CMS
3 88 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 59 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
5 58 (2.91%) EPiServer
6 48 (2.40%) Mule
7 45 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
8 44 (2.20%) Apache
9 33 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
10 29 (1.45%) Jetty
11 24 (1.20%) WordPress
12 22 (1.10%) Apache Spark
12 22 (1.10%) Drupal
13 20 (1.00%) nginx
14 15 (0.75%) JBoss
15 14 (0.70%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 11 (0.55%) Alfresco
16 11 (0.55%) Ethereum
16 11 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.35%) Mingle
3 3 (0.15%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.050%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.050%) Weka
Business Applications
1 33 (1.65%) Eloqua
2 17 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
3 15 (0.75%) Magento
4 7 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
5 5 (0.25%) Front Arena
5 5 (0.25%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.050%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.050%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.050%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.050%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.050%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.050%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 412 (20.64%) Amazon AWS
2 202 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 138 (6.91%) GitHub
4 82 (4.11%) Slack
5 80 (4.01%) Sauce Labs
6 64 (3.21%) npm
7 45 (2.25%) BrowserStack
8 42 (2.10%) BlazeMeter
8 42 (2.10%) IaaS
8 42 (2.10%) PaaS
9 41 (2.05%) SaaS
10 38 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
11 29 (1.45%) CloudBees
12 26 (1.30%) G Suite
12 26 (1.30%) Office 365
13 16 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (0.70%) Amazon S3
15 13 (0.65%) Serverless
16 12 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
17 11 (0.55%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.11%) HTTP
2 44 (2.20%) Internet
3 13 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.50%) DNS
5 7 (0.35%) Firewall
5 7 (0.35%) SSL
6 6 (0.30%) LAN
6 6 (0.30%) WAN
6 6 (0.30%) Wireless
7 5 (0.25%) 3G
8 4 (0.20%) DHCP
8 4 (0.20%) ICMP
8 4 (0.20%) LTE
8 4 (0.20%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.15%) Intranet
9 3 (0.15%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.15%) WinSCP
10 2 (0.10%) DSL
10 2 (0.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 119 (5.96%) MongoDB
3 113 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 88 (4.41%) MySQL
5 70 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
6 59 (2.96%) Relational Database
7 53 (2.66%) Blockchain
8 50 (2.51%) Couchbase
9 38 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 37 (1.85%) Big Data
11 30 (1.50%) Hadoop
11 30 (1.50%) Redis
12 28 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 26 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (0.85%) RDBMS
16 16 (0.80%) CouchDB
17 15 (0.75%) Neo4j
18 14 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
18 14 (0.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 797 (39.93%) Cucumber
2 570 (28.56%) WebDriver
3 527 (26.40%) Jenkins
4 484 (24.25%) JIRA
5 422 (21.14%) Git (software)
6 271 (13.58%) SpecFlow
7 262 (13.13%) JUnit
8 234 (11.72%) Maven
9 230 (11.52%) SoapUI
10 229 (11.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 221 (11.07%) JMeter
12 218 (10.92%) TeamCity
13 187 (9.37%) Protractor
14 176 (8.82%) Appium
15 169 (8.47%) Mocha
16 126 (6.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 126 (6.31%) Octopus Deploy
17 125 (6.26%) Jasmine
18 121 (6.06%) Visual Studio
19 110 (5.51%) HP UFT
General
1 528 (26.45%) Finance
2 185 (9.27%) Banking
3 157 (7.87%) Retail
4 73 (3.66%) Games
5 70 (3.51%) Advertising
6 59 (2.96%) Marketing
7 56 (2.81%) Law
8 34 (1.70%) Legal
9 31 (1.55%) Front Office
10 27 (1.35%) Telecoms
11 22 (1.10%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.80%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.70%) Back Office
14 12 (0.60%) Publishing
15 6 (0.30%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.20%) Billing
16 4 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.20%) Retail Finance
17 3 (0.15%) Automotive
18 2 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 565 (28.31%) Developer
2 371 (18.59%) Tester
3 350 (17.54%) QA Engineer
4 276 (13.83%) Automation Tester
5 256 (12.83%) Test Engineer
6 212 (10.62%) Analyst
7 207 (10.37%) Java Developer
8 204 (10.22%) Developer in Test
9 167 (8.37%) Test Automation Engineer
10 152 (7.62%) Test Analyst
11 143 (7.16%) QA Automation Engineer
12 136 (6.81%) Java Engineer
13 129 (6.46%) QA Tester
14 117 (5.86%) QA Analyst
14 117 (5.86%) Selenium Tester
15 111 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
16 105 (5.26%) Software Engineer
17 103 (5.16%) Java Automation Tester
18 102 (5.11%) QA Automation Tester
19 96 (4.81%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (20.74%) HTML
2 346 (17.33%) CSS
3 338 (16.93%) .NET
4 313 (15.68%) Web Services
5 277 (13.88%) AngularJS
6 236 (11.82%) HTML5
7 224 (11.22%) REST
8 221 (11.07%) RESTful
9 214 (10.72%) Gherkin
10 207 (10.37%) React
11 197 (9.87%) jQuery
12 189 (9.47%) Spring
13 187 (9.37%) Node.js
14 178 (8.92%) CSS3
15 156 (7.82%) SOAP
16 132 (6.61%) Sass
17 128 (6.41%) Chai
18 123 (6.16%) JSON
19 96 (4.81%) ASP.NET
20 87 (4.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 184 (9.22%) Mobile App
2 179 (8.97%) Fintech
3 160 (8.02%) User Experience
4 152 (7.62%) Greenfield Project
5 135 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (3.96%) Computer Science
7 47 (2.35%) Cloud Native
8 42 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
9 39 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
10 37 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 35 (1.75%) Fixed Income
12 31 (1.55%) Equities
13 24 (1.20%) Algorithms
14 23 (1.15%) Hedge funds
15 20 (1.00%) Data Structures
16 17 (0.85%) Client/Server
17 15 (0.75%) Derivative
18 14 (0.70%) EPoS
19 11 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
19 11 (0.55%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 222 (11.12%) Linux
2 164 (8.22%) Windows
3 156 (7.82%) Android
4 148 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 88 (4.41%) Unix
6 23 (1.15%) CoreOS
7 16 (0.80%) Nucleus RTOS
7 16 (0.80%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 12 (0.60%) openSUSE
9 12 (0.60%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.30%) VMS
11 3 (0.15%) CentOS
11 3 (0.15%) Debian
12 1 (0.050%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.050%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.050%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,534 (76.85%) Test Automation
2 1,432 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 843 (42.23%) BDD
4 646 (32.36%) TDD
5 590 (29.56%) Scrum
6 542 (27.15%) Continuous Integration
7 367 (18.39%) DevOps
8 346 (17.33%) Software Engineering
9 259 (12.98%) Kanban
10 253 (12.68%) Manual Testing
11 245 (12.27%) SDLC
12 229 (11.47%) SDET
13 225 (11.27%) Microservices
14 211 (10.57%) API Testing
15 205 (10.27%) Regression Testing
16 204 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
17 201 (10.07%) Test Scripting
18 186 (9.32%) Test Strategy
19 178 (8.92%) Performance Testing
20 175 (8.77%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,108 (55.51%) Java
2 663 (33.22%) C#
3 628 (31.46%) JavaScript
4 532 (26.65%) SQL
5 318 (15.93%) Python
6 237 (11.87%) Ruby
7 127 (6.36%) PHP
8 114 (5.71%) C++
9 111 (5.56%) C
10 108 (5.41%) Java 8
11 77 (3.86%) ES6
12 70 (3.51%) Groovy
13 61 (3.06%) Scala
14 51 (2.56%) Bash Shell
15 43 (2.15%) PowerShell
16 40 (2.00%) Shell Script
17 38 (1.90%) Perl
18 37 (1.85%) TypeScript
19 19 (0.95%) PL/SQL
19 19 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 160 (8.02%) Degree
2 113 (5.66%) ISTQB
3 86 (4.31%) Security Cleared
4 72 (3.61%) ISEB
5 56 (2.81%) SC Cleared
6 46 (2.30%) SAFe Agilist
7 38 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 33 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
9 20 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.40%) Sun Certification
12 7 (0.35%) CCNA
12 7 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.35%) CISSP
12 7 (0.35%) GIAC
12 7 (0.35%) Linux+ Certification
12 7 (0.35%) MCSE
12 7 (0.35%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (0.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 982 (49.20%) QA
2 12 (0.60%) MiFID
3 6 (0.30%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.20%) GCP
5 3 (0.15%) PSD2
6 2 (0.10%) EMIR
7 1 (0.050%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.050%) WCAG
System Software
1 212 (10.62%) Docker
2 7 (0.35%) vSphere
3 4 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.20%) Firmware
4 3 (0.15%) Varnish
5 2 (0.10%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.10%) HDFS
5 2 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.050%) LXC
Systems Management
1 97 (4.86%) Puppet
2 78 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
2 78 (3.91%) Terraform
3 75 (3.76%) Ansible
4 43 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
5 34 (1.70%) Nagios
6 28 (1.40%) HP ALM
7 25 (1.25%) Graphite
8 23 (1.15%) Automic
8 23 (1.15%) Salt
9 15 (0.75%) Kubernetes
10 11 (0.55%) WebInspect
11 7 (0.35%) Kibana
12 4 (0.20%) Cobbler
13 3 (0.15%) Grafana
13 3 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
13 3 (0.15%) logstash
14 2 (0.10%) Rancher
14 2 (0.10%) Rundeck
15 1 (0.050%) Mesos
Vendors
1 105 (5.26%) Google
2 100 (5.01%) Microsoft
3 79 (3.96%) Oracle
4 69 (3.46%) AppDynamics
5 60 (3.01%) HP
6 58 (2.91%) Splunk
7 43 (2.15%) Capita
8 36 (1.80%) Sitecore
9 33 (1.65%) Marketo
10 29 (1.45%) Atlassian
11 25 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
12 23 (1.15%) XebiaLabs
13 21 (1.05%) SAP
14 20 (1.00%) Alias
15 18 (0.90%) New Relic
16 17 (0.85%) WorldPay
17 15 (0.75%) Adobe
18 13 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
18 13 (0.65%) RedGate
19 12 (0.60%) Xamarin