Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 115 102
Rank change year-on-year -20 -13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 221 323 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.18% 2.68% 3.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.92% 14.93% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 200 266 417
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,475 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 the Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,710 2,164 2,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.90% 17.96% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,439 1,596 2,290
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,733 £60,000
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 the Midlands

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the Midlands

Selenium
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Selenium in the Midlands

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the Midlands

Selenium
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
West Midlands -38 116 £42,000 +5.00% 38
East Midlands +8 102 £42,500 +3.66% 27
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 191 (86.43%) Test Automation
2 114 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (40.27%) Java
4 86 (38.91%) C#
5 81 (36.65%) JavaScript
5 81 (36.65%) Cucumber
6 71 (32.13%) QA
7 60 (27.15%) Scrum
8 59 (26.70%) SQL
9 55 (24.89%) Azure
10 52 (23.53%) API Testing
11 51 (23.08%) JIRA
12 48 (21.72%) ISTQB
13 47 (21.27%) Test Scripting
14 45 (20.36%) DevOps
15 43 (19.46%) BDD
16 42 (19.00%) .NET
17 41 (18.55%) Performance Testing
18 40 (18.10%) SoapUI
18 40 (18.10%) Web Services
18 40 (18.10%) Jenkins
18 40 (18.10%) SDLC
19 39 (17.65%) WebDriver
20 37 (16.74%) CSS
20 37 (16.74%) Python
20 37 (16.74%) Regression Testing
21 36 (16.29%) REST
22 35 (15.84%) jQuery
23 34 (15.38%) SQL Server
23 34 (15.38%) Test Strategy

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (3.17%) Confluence
2 5 (2.26%) Apache
2 5 (2.26%) PrestaShop
2 5 (2.26%) WordPress
3 1 (0.45%) CMS
3 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.45%) ThingWorx
3 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Magento
2 4 (1.81%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.45%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 55 (24.89%) Azure
2 21 (9.50%) AWS
3 18 (8.14%) GitHub
4 11 (4.98%) GCP
5 6 (2.71%) Heroku
6 4 (1.81%) BrowserStack
6 4 (1.81%) SaaS
7 3 (1.36%) Apigee
7 3 (1.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) DSL
1 1 (0.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (9.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (9.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (9.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (6.79%) MySQL
5 14 (6.33%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.17%) Qlik Sense
7 7 (3.17%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.26%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.81%) SQLite
10 3 (1.36%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.90%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 81 (36.65%) Cucumber
2 51 (23.08%) JIRA
3 40 (18.10%) Jenkins
3 40 (18.10%) SoapUI
4 39 (17.65%) WebDriver
5 32 (14.48%) Postman
6 29 (13.12%) Git (software)
6 29 (13.12%) JMeter
7 21 (9.50%) JUnit
8 18 (8.14%) SpecFlow
9 14 (6.33%) Appium
9 14 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (5.88%) Visual Studio
11 12 (5.43%) Cypress.io
11 12 (5.43%) Maven
12 10 (4.52%) SonarQube
13 9 (4.07%) Bitbucket
13 9 (4.07%) HP UFT
14 8 (3.62%) LoadRunner
14 8 (3.62%) Zephyr
General
1 32 (14.48%) Finance
2 14 (6.33%) Banking
3 10 (4.52%) Retail
4 9 (4.07%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.26%) Games
6 4 (1.81%) Electronics
6 4 (1.81%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.81%) Marketing
6 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Automotive
7 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (22.62%) Developer
2 45 (20.36%) Tester
3 35 (15.84%) Test Engineer
4 34 (15.38%) Analyst
5 29 (13.12%) Automation Tester
5 29 (13.12%) Test Analyst
6 21 (9.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 21 (9.50%) QA Engineer
6 21 (9.50%) Test Automation Engineer
7 20 (9.05%) Applications Developer
7 20 (9.05%) Automation Test Analyst
8 18 (8.14%) Test Manager
9 15 (6.79%) Senior Test Engineer
10 10 (4.52%) Software Tester
11 9 (4.07%) Developer in Test
11 9 (4.07%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.07%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 8 (3.62%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (3.17%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (19.00%) .NET
2 40 (18.10%) Web Services
3 37 (16.74%) CSS
4 36 (16.29%) REST
5 35 (15.84%) jQuery
6 30 (13.57%) RESTful
7 27 (12.22%) Node.js
8 26 (11.76%) XML
9 24 (10.86%) ASP.NET
9 24 (10.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (10.41%) Middleware
11 21 (9.50%) Ajax
11 21 (9.50%) Gherkin
11 21 (9.50%) Spring
11 21 (9.50%) WCF
12 18 (8.14%) AngularJS
13 16 (7.24%) HTML
14 12 (5.43%) SOAP
15 6 (2.71%) Hibernate
15 6 (2.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
1 31 (14.03%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (8.14%) User Experience
3 11 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.62%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.17%) Life Science
7 4 (1.81%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.36%) NHS
9 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.90%) Online Games
9 2 (0.90%) PMI
10 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.45%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 1 (0.45%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.45%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.31%) Linux
2 14 (6.33%) Windows
3 6 (2.71%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (86.43%) Test Automation
2 114 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (27.15%) Scrum
4 52 (23.53%) API Testing
5 47 (21.27%) Test Scripting
6 45 (20.36%) DevOps
7 43 (19.46%) BDD
8 41 (18.55%) Performance Testing
9 40 (18.10%) SDLC
10 37 (16.74%) Regression Testing
11 34 (15.38%) Test Strategy
12 33 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (12.67%) Manual Testing
14 27 (12.22%) TDD
15 24 (10.86%) MVC
16 22 (9.95%) Data Modelling
16 22 (9.95%) Mentoring
16 22 (9.95%) Software Testing
17 21 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 89 (40.27%) Java
2 86 (38.91%) C#
3 81 (36.65%) JavaScript
4 59 (26.70%) SQL
5 37 (16.74%) Python
6 14 (6.33%) Ruby
7 9 (4.07%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.62%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.17%) C++
9 7 (3.17%) VBScript
10 6 (2.71%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.71%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.71%) Scala
11 5 (2.26%) Go
11 5 (2.26%) PHP
11 5 (2.26%) PHP 5
11 5 (2.26%) PHP 7
11 5 (2.26%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.81%) C
12 4 (1.81%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 48 (21.72%) ISTQB
2 33 (14.93%) ISEB
3 24 (10.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (4.98%) Degree
5 9 (4.07%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.17%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.71%) AWS Certification
8 5 (2.26%) HNC
9 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (32.13%) QA
2 8 (3.62%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.81%) PMO
4 1 (0.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 15022
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 21 (9.50%) Docker
2 8 (3.62%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.98%) Ansible
1 11 (4.98%) Kubernetes
1 11 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (4.98%) Puppet
2 6 (2.71%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (2.26%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 32 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.43%) Oracle
3 9 (4.07%) HP
3 9 (4.07%) SAP
4 8 (3.62%) VMware
5 6 (2.71%) AppDynamics
5 6 (2.71%) New Relic
5 6 (2.71%) Splunk
6 5 (2.26%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.36%) CA
7 3 (1.36%) Micro Focus
7 3 (1.36%) WSO2
8 2 (0.90%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.90%) Informatica
8 2 (0.90%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.90%) UiPath
8 2 (0.90%) webMethods
9 1 (0.45%) Facebook
9 1 (0.45%) Instagram
9 1 (0.45%) Spotify