Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 99 139
Rank change year-on-year -9 +40 +25
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 367 503 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.78% 3.24% 2.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.66% 16.92% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 292 447 362
Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,250 £64,438 £54,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.04% +10.00% -

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 2,343 2,973 3,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.72% 19.17% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,810 2,473 2,564
Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £64,760 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 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
West Midlands -8 207 £45,000 +5.88% 47
East Midlands -18 160 £43,000 +1.18% 20
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 318 (86.65%) Test Automation
2 276 (75.20%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (46.32%) Java
4 154 (41.96%) QA
5 150 (40.87%) Cucumber
6 143 (38.96%) C#
7 130 (35.42%) WebDriver
8 107 (29.16%) BDD
9 97 (26.43%) JIRA
10 95 (25.89%) Scrum
11 89 (24.25%) TDD
12 79 (21.53%) SoapUI
13 72 (19.62%) JavaScript
14 70 (19.07%) Continuous Integration
15 67 (18.26%) SDLC
16 64 (17.44%) .NET
17 62 (16.89%) JMeter
17 62 (16.89%) Git (software)
18 61 (16.62%) Jenkins
18 61 (16.62%) SQL
18 61 (16.62%) Web Services
19 60 (16.35%) Waterfall
20 56 (15.26%) Test Strategy
20 56 (15.26%) SpecFlow
20 56 (15.26%) Finance
21 53 (14.44%) Software Testing
22 51 (13.90%) Test Scripting
23 50 (13.62%) JUnit
24 48 (13.08%) Test Management
24 48 (13.08%) API Testing

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 12 (3.27%) Confluence
2 7 (1.91%) Apache
3 6 (1.63%) Drupal
4 5 (1.36%) IIS
5 4 (1.09%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.27%) CMS
7 1 (0.27%) JBoss
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.63%) Mingle
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) SAP FI-CA
1 3 (0.82%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.72%) SaaS
4 5 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.36%) GitHub
4 5 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.36%) Google Play
5 3 (0.82%) BrowserStack
5 3 (0.82%) IaaS
5 3 (0.82%) PaaS
6 2 (0.54%) Azure Functions
6 2 (0.54%) Serverless
7 1 (0.27%) Boomi
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.27%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.63%) SSL
2 4 (1.09%) SMS
3 3 (0.82%) Internet
4 2 (0.54%) DNS
4 2 (0.54%) NAS
4 2 (0.54%) Network Security
4 2 (0.54%) SAN
4 2 (0.54%) VSAN
5 1 (0.27%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.63%) MySQL
3 15 (4.09%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.91%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.91%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.63%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.36%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.09%) Big Data
8 4 (1.09%) Redis
8 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 150 (40.87%) Cucumber
2 130 (35.42%) WebDriver
3 97 (26.43%) JIRA
4 79 (21.53%) SoapUI
5 62 (16.89%) Git (software)
5 62 (16.89%) JMeter
6 61 (16.62%) Jenkins
7 56 (15.26%) SpecFlow
8 50 (13.62%) JUnit
9 35 (9.54%) Visual Studio
10 28 (7.63%) TestNG
11 26 (7.08%) Maven
11 26 (7.08%) Protractor
12 23 (6.27%) Zephyr
13 22 (5.99%) NUnit
13 22 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (4.09%) JBehave
15 14 (3.81%) FitNesse
16 13 (3.54%) GitLab
16 13 (3.54%) TestRail
General
1 56 (15.26%) Finance
2 11 (3.00%) Retail
3 9 (2.45%) Banking
4 7 (1.91%) Automotive
4 7 (1.91%) Law
5 2 (0.54%) Marketing
5 2 (0.54%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.27%) Advertising
6 1 (0.27%) Games
6 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (23.98%) Test Engineer
2 78 (21.25%) Tester
3 68 (18.53%) Test Automation Engineer
4 64 (17.44%) Analyst
5 57 (15.53%) Automation Tester
6 54 (14.71%) QA Engineer
6 54 (14.71%) Test Analyst
7 49 (13.35%) Developer
8 31 (8.45%) Senior QA Engineer
9 29 (7.90%) Software Tester
10 24 (6.54%) QA Automation Engineer
11 23 (6.27%) Automation Test Analyst
12 21 (5.72%) Java Engineer
13 18 (4.90%) Automation Test Lead
14 17 (4.63%) Test Leader
15 16 (4.36%) Automation Engineer
16 15 (4.09%) Senior Test Engineer
17 14 (3.81%) .NET Developer
17 14 (3.81%) C# Developer
17 14 (3.81%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (17.44%) .NET
2 61 (16.62%) Web Services
3 41 (11.17%) HTML
4 34 (9.26%) CSS
5 33 (8.99%) SOAP
6 30 (8.17%) Gherkin
7 29 (7.90%) AngularJS
8 26 (7.08%) .NET Framework
9 21 (5.72%) Node.js
10 17 (4.63%) ASP.NET
10 17 (4.63%) REST
10 17 (4.63%) XML
11 16 (4.36%) RESTful
12 15 (4.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (4.09%) HTML5
13 13 (3.54%) jQuery
14 12 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (3.00%) CSS3
16 10 (2.72%) JSON
17 9 (2.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.36%) Fintech
1 16 (4.36%) Mobile App
2 15 (4.09%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.45%) NHS
4 8 (2.18%) User Experience
5 7 (1.91%) e-Learning
6 6 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.54%) PKI
11 1 (0.27%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.27%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.54%) Linux
2 12 (3.27%) Unix
3 10 (2.72%) Android
3 10 (2.72%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.72%) Windows
4 3 (0.82%) CentOS
4 3 (0.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (86.65%) Test Automation
2 276 (75.20%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (29.16%) BDD
4 95 (25.89%) Scrum
5 89 (24.25%) TDD
6 70 (19.07%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (18.26%) SDLC
8 60 (16.35%) Waterfall
9 56 (15.26%) Test Strategy
10 53 (14.44%) Software Testing
11 51 (13.90%) Test Scripting
12 48 (13.08%) API Testing
12 48 (13.08%) Test Management
13 46 (12.53%) Defect Management
14 45 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
15 44 (11.99%) Manual Testing
16 43 (11.72%) OOP
17 40 (10.90%) Functional Testing
18 36 (9.81%) SDET
19 35 (9.54%) OO
Programming Languages
1 170 (46.32%) Java
2 143 (38.96%) C#
3 72 (19.62%) JavaScript
4 61 (16.62%) SQL
5 35 (9.54%) Python
6 29 (7.90%) Ruby
7 20 (5.45%) PHP
8 14 (3.81%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.18%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.63%) XPath
11 5 (1.36%) Groovy
12 4 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.09%) Java 8
13 3 (0.82%) Jython
13 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.54%) C
14 2 (0.54%) Java 9
14 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.27%) C++
15 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (7.90%) ISTQB
2 27 (7.36%) Degree
3 21 (5.72%) ISEB
4 12 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.82%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (41.96%) QA
System Software
1 24 (6.54%) Docker
2 8 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.82%) Firmware
5 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.27%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (2.45%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.63%) Puppet
3 4 (1.09%) Ansible
3 4 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.82%) logstash
5 2 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.54%) Consul
5 2 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.54%) Grafana
5 2 (0.54%) Kibana
5 2 (0.54%) Rancher
5 2 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.54%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.54%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.27%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.27%) Nmap
6 1 (0.27%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.72%) Google
3 15 (4.09%) Oracle
4 12 (3.27%) Atlassian
5 8 (2.18%) VMware
6 6 (1.63%) IBM
6 6 (1.63%) Reuters
7 5 (1.36%) MobileIron
7 5 (1.36%) SAP
8 4 (1.09%) Apple
9 3 (0.82%) OutSystems
9 3 (0.82%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.54%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.54%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.54%) Facebook
10 2 (0.54%) HP
10 2 (0.54%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.27%) Splunk
11 1 (0.27%) Twitter