Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > London
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 130 111
Rank change year-on-year +13 -19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1,692 1,868 1,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.75% 2.69% 2.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.46% 13.22% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,329 1,493 1,601
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 11,703 14,125 13,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.05% 20.34% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9,291 11,608 11,275
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 £36,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 2019. 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 +60 336 £60,000 +9.09% 51
West London -10 64 £47,500 -5.00% 34
South London +1 56 £52,500 -8.70% 4
East London +28 31 £60,000 +46.34% 19
North London +23 3 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 1,269 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 1,129 (66.73%) Agile Software Development
3 900 (53.19%) Java
4 782 (46.22%) QA
5 691 (40.84%) Cucumber
6 603 (35.64%) BDD
7 597 (35.28%) C#
8 532 (31.44%) Jenkins
9 529 (31.26%) JavaScript
10 482 (28.49%) WebDriver
11 474 (28.01%) Scrum
12 466 (27.54%) TDD
13 439 (25.95%) SQL
14 438 (25.89%) JIRA
15 418 (24.70%) Finance
16 381 (22.52%) Continuous Integration
17 338 (19.98%) Python
18 328 (19.39%) DevOps
19 313 (18.50%) Git (software)
20 265 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
21 258 (15.25%) .NET
21 258 (15.25%) Microservices
22 256 (15.13%) SoapUI
23 245 (14.48%) Web Services
24 243 (14.36%) HTML
25 232 (13.71%) Software Engineering
26 229 (13.53%) SDET
27 224 (13.24%) SpecFlow
28 222 (13.12%) API Testing
29 209 (12.35%) Software 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
1 120 (7.09%) Confluence
2 46 (2.72%) Apache
3 36 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 33 (1.95%) JBoss
5 29 (1.71%) SharePoint
6 28 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (1.65%) WebSphere
7 25 (1.48%) Apache TomEE
8 24 (1.42%) WordPress
9 21 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
10 14 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (0.83%) Apache Spark
11 11 (0.65%) CMS
12 9 (0.53%) IIS
13 8 (0.47%) Anypoint
14 4 (0.24%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.24%) Mule
14 4 (0.24%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.18%) Drupal
15 3 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (0.71%) Mingle
2 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.30%) Maple
4 4 (0.24%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.18%) EngageOne
5 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.059%) HipChat
6 1 (0.059%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.059%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.059%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (0.53%) Temenos T24
2 8 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.41%) FastStats
4 3 (0.18%) Exstream
4 3 (0.18%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.12%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.12%) Odoo
6 1 (0.059%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.059%) Magento
6 1 (0.059%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 265 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (11.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (5.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 79 (4.67%) GitHub
5 72 (4.26%) SaaS
6 44 (2.60%) BrowserStack
7 38 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 37 (2.19%) G Suite
8 37 (2.19%) Office 365
9 35 (2.07%) CloudBees
10 29 (1.71%) Serverless
11 27 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
11 27 (1.60%) Sauce Labs
12 26 (1.54%) PaaS
13 25 (1.48%) Amazon S3
14 24 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
15 21 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
16 18 (1.06%) IaaS
16 18 (1.06%) OpenShift
17 17 (1.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.83%) HTTP
2 19 (1.12%) Internet
3 12 (0.71%) Wireshark
4 9 (0.53%) Firewall
5 5 (0.30%) OpenVPN
5 5 (0.30%) Skype
5 5 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.12%) DSL
6 2 (0.12%) ZigBee
6 2 (0.12%) Z-Wave
7 1 (0.059%) AMQP
7 1 (0.059%) Broadband
7 1 (0.059%) DHCP
7 1 (0.059%) DNS
7 1 (0.059%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.059%) ICMP
7 1 (0.059%) SSH
7 1 (0.059%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.059%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 81 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
3 62 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 61 (3.61%) MySQL
5 43 (2.54%) Big Data
6 39 (2.30%) Hadoop
7 37 (2.19%) Relational Database
8 36 (2.13%) NoSQL
9 24 (1.42%) Redis
10 21 (1.24%) Amazon Redshift
11 20 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 20 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (0.89%) Couchbase
15 12 (0.71%) Apache Hive
16 9 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
18 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 691 (40.84%) Cucumber
2 532 (31.44%) Jenkins
3 482 (28.49%) WebDriver
4 438 (25.89%) JIRA
5 313 (18.50%) Git (software)
6 256 (15.13%) SoapUI
7 224 (13.24%) SpecFlow
8 199 (11.76%) JMeter
9 187 (11.05%) JUnit
10 160 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 150 (8.87%) Appium
12 148 (8.75%) TeamCity
13 132 (7.80%) Maven
14 121 (7.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 105 (6.21%) HP UFT
16 83 (4.91%) Subversion
17 81 (4.79%) TestNG
18 78 (4.61%) Gradle
18 78 (4.61%) NUnit
18 78 (4.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 418 (24.70%) Finance
2 144 (8.51%) Banking
3 137 (8.10%) Retail
4 61 (3.61%) Law
5 41 (2.42%) Advertising
6 36 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 35 (2.07%) Games
8 34 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 33 (1.95%) Marketing
10 18 (1.06%) Front Office
11 17 (1.00%) Aerospace
11 17 (1.00%) Back Office
12 16 (0.95%) Electronics
12 16 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 15 (0.89%) Publishing
14 8 (0.47%) Automotive
14 8 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.41%) Legal
15 7 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.35%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 437 (25.83%) Developer
2 311 (18.38%) Test Engineer
3 257 (15.19%) QA Engineer
4 236 (13.95%) Tester
5 208 (12.29%) Analyst
6 187 (11.05%) Test Automation Engineer
7 168 (9.93%) Developer in Test
8 162 (9.57%) Automation Tester
8 162 (9.57%) Test Analyst
9 139 (8.22%) Java Developer
10 113 (6.68%) QA Automation Engineer
11 105 (6.21%) Senior Developer
12 100 (5.91%) Software Developer
13 93 (5.50%) Automation Test Analyst
14 84 (4.96%) Software Engineer
15 79 (4.67%) Automation Engineer
16 77 (4.55%) QA Tester
17 76 (4.49%) Test Automation Developer
17 76 (4.49%) Test Leader
18 74 (4.37%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (15.25%) .NET
2 245 (14.48%) Web Services
3 243 (14.36%) HTML
4 206 (12.17%) SOAP
5 200 (11.82%) CSS
6 182 (10.76%) REST
7 169 (9.99%) AngularJS
8 145 (8.57%) Gherkin
9 125 (7.39%) Node.js
10 116 (6.86%) JSON
11 107 (6.32%) XML
12 104 (6.15%) Spring
13 100 (5.91%) RESTful
14 97 (5.73%) React
15 95 (5.61%) jQuery
16 83 (4.91%) HTML5
17 82 (4.85%) .NET Framework
18 66 (3.90%) Hibernate
19 62 (3.66%) ASP.NET
20 56 (3.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 182 (10.76%) Fintech
2 122 (7.21%) Mobile App
3 85 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (2.84%) User Experience
5 34 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
7 21 (1.24%) Virtual Team
8 15 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
9 13 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (0.77%) Video\Live Streaming
10 12 (0.71%) Blog
10 12 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (0.59%) Cloud Native
11 10 (0.59%) Management Information System
11 10 (0.59%) N-Tier
11 10 (0.59%) Online Banking
12 7 (0.41%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.41%) Internet of Things
13 6 (0.35%) Wiki
14 5 (0.30%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 182 (10.76%) Linux
2 87 (5.14%) Unix
3 86 (5.08%) Windows
4 72 (4.26%) Android
5 63 (3.72%) Apple iOS
6 26 (1.54%) CoreOS
7 24 (1.42%) openSUSE
7 24 (1.42%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.12%) AIX
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.059%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,269 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 1,129 (66.73%) Agile Software Development
3 603 (35.64%) BDD
4 474 (28.01%) Scrum
5 466 (27.54%) TDD
6 381 (22.52%) Continuous Integration
7 328 (19.39%) DevOps
8 258 (15.25%) Microservices
9 232 (13.71%) Software Engineering
10 229 (13.53%) SDET
11 222 (13.12%) API Testing
12 209 (12.35%) Software Testing
13 208 (12.29%) SDLC
14 204 (12.06%) Test Strategy
15 201 (11.88%) Performance Testing
16 196 (11.58%) Test Scripting
17 192 (11.35%) Manual Testing
18 160 (9.46%) Functional Testing
19 156 (9.22%) Regression Testing
20 136 (8.04%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 900 (53.19%) Java
2 597 (35.28%) C#
3 529 (31.26%) JavaScript
4 439 (25.95%) SQL
5 338 (19.98%) Python
6 151 (8.92%) Ruby
7 101 (5.97%) C++
8 74 (4.37%) PHP
9 69 (4.08%) Bash Shell
10 63 (3.72%) C
11 62 (3.66%) PowerShell
12 47 (2.78%) T-SQL
13 44 (2.60%) Scala
14 42 (2.48%) TypeScript
15 37 (2.19%) Perl
16 22 (1.30%) VBScript
17 21 (1.24%) Shell Script
18 16 (0.95%) PL/SQL
19 15 (0.89%) ES6
20 14 (0.83%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 133 (7.86%) ISTQB
2 129 (7.62%) Degree
3 110 (6.50%) Security Cleared
4 94 (5.56%) ISEB
5 77 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 51 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
7 44 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 36 (2.13%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.12%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.12%) SAFe Agilist
12 1 (0.059%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.059%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.059%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 782 (46.22%) QA
2 17 (1.00%) GDPR
3 15 (0.89%) MiFID
4 11 (0.65%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.059%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.059%) JSP 440
System Software
1 197 (11.64%) Docker
2 15 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.24%) Squid
4 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.059%) HDFS
5 1 (0.059%) KVM
5 1 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 113 (6.68%) Puppet
2 109 (6.44%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (5.02%) Ansible
4 80 (4.73%) Kubernetes
5 62 (3.66%) Terraform
6 51 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
7 33 (1.95%) HP ALM
8 27 (1.60%) Graphite
9 26 (1.54%) Automic
9 26 (1.54%) Nagios
10 24 (1.42%) Salt
11 10 (0.59%) Packer
12 7 (0.41%) Kibana
13 6 (0.35%) Marathon
13 6 (0.35%) SCCM
14 5 (0.30%) HAProxy
14 5 (0.30%) ZABBIX
15 4 (0.24%) Prometheus
16 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 2 (0.12%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 132 (7.80%) Google
2 102 (6.03%) Microsoft
3 96 (5.67%) Oracle
4 66 (3.90%) HP
5 56 (3.31%) AppDynamics
6 41 (2.42%) Splunk
7 35 (2.07%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 27 (1.60%) New Relic
9 26 (1.54%) SAP
9 26 (1.54%) XebiaLabs
10 25 (1.48%) SaltStack
11 21 (1.24%) WorldPay
12 18 (1.06%) Adobe
13 13 (0.77%) Atlassian
14 12 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
14 12 (0.71%) NVIDIA
14 12 (0.71%) Telerik
15 10 (0.59%) hybris
15 10 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (0.53%) Cadence