Period
to 20 November 2019

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

Selenium
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 108 99
Rank change year-on-year -25 -9 +35
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 251 367 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.21% 2.78% 3.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.73% 15.70% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 221 292 444
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% +2.35% +8.97%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 1,828 2,338 2,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.10% 17.72% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,491 1,810 2,455
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.15% +8.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,760 £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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 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
East Midlands -4 123 £40,000 -6.98% 23
West Midlands -23 123 £40,000 -11.11% 32
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 212 (84.46%) Test Automation
2 135 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (50.20%) C#
4 102 (40.64%) SQL
5 89 (35.46%) Java
6 84 (33.47%) Scrum
7 74 (29.48%) QA
8 71 (28.29%) Test Scripting
9 70 (27.89%) Cucumber
10 65 (25.90%) JavaScript
11 62 (24.70%) .NET
11 62 (24.70%) Azure
12 50 (19.92%) SQL Server
12 50 (19.92%) Python
12 50 (19.92%) DevOps
13 49 (19.52%) API Testing
14 47 (18.73%) Microsoft
15 46 (18.33%) Web Services
15 46 (18.33%) Regression Testing
16 45 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
17 44 (17.53%) ISTQB
18 43 (17.13%) JIRA
18 43 (17.13%) SDLC
19 41 (16.33%) Performance Testing
19 41 (16.33%) AWS
19 41 (16.33%) Test Strategy
20 40 (15.94%) XML
21 39 (15.54%) WebDriver
21 39 (15.54%) Greenfield Project
22 38 (15.14%) SoapUI

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 5 (1.99%) Confluence
2 3 (1.20%) Apache
2 3 (1.20%) PrestaShop
2 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.20%) WordPress
3 1 (0.40%) Drupal
3 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.40%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.39%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.59%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.40%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 62 (24.70%) Azure
2 41 (16.33%) AWS
3 16 (6.37%) GitHub
4 11 (4.38%) GCP
5 10 (3.98%) Serverless
6 9 (3.59%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (3.19%) AWS IoT
7 8 (3.19%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.99%) SaaS
9 4 (1.59%) OpenShift
10 3 (1.20%) Apigee
10 3 (1.20%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.80%) Heroku
12 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.19%) FTP
1 8 (3.19%) HTTP
1 8 (3.19%) MQTT
1 8 (3.19%) SMTP
1 8 (3.19%) SSH
2 2 (0.80%) Skype
3 1 (0.40%) DSL
3 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.40%) SSL
3 1 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.56%) MySQL
3 23 (9.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (7.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (7.97%) SQL Server 2014
4 20 (7.97%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (5.98%) MongoDB
6 13 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (4.78%) SQLite
8 9 (3.59%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.19%) Amazon Aurora
9 8 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.20%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.20%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.80%) Qlik Sense
12 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 70 (27.89%) Cucumber
2 43 (17.13%) JIRA
3 39 (15.54%) WebDriver
4 38 (15.14%) SoapUI
5 36 (14.34%) Jenkins
6 35 (13.94%) Git (software)
7 25 (9.96%) JMeter
8 24 (9.56%) SpecFlow
9 23 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (5.58%) HP UFT
11 12 (4.78%) Maven
11 12 (4.78%) Ranorex
12 11 (4.38%) SonarQube
13 10 (3.98%) Appium
13 10 (3.98%) Bitbucket
14 8 (3.19%) Ant
14 8 (3.19%) LoadRunner
14 8 (3.19%) Protractor
15 7 (2.79%) JUnit
15 7 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (11.16%) Finance
2 20 (7.97%) Retail
3 12 (4.78%) Games
4 10 (3.98%) Banking
4 10 (3.98%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.59%) Electronics
5 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.59%) Marketing
5 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (20.72%) Developer
2 46 (18.33%) Tester
3 44 (17.53%) Analyst
4 42 (16.73%) Test Engineer
5 38 (15.14%) Test Analyst
6 36 (14.34%) Automation Tester
7 29 (11.55%) Test Automation Engineer
8 22 (8.76%) Full Stack Developer
8 22 (8.76%) QA Engineer
9 20 (7.97%) Automation Test Analyst
10 19 (7.57%) Applications Developer
11 17 (6.77%) Test Manager
12 12 (4.78%) Senior Test Engineer
13 11 (4.38%) Software Tester
14 10 (3.98%) Java Developer
15 9 (3.59%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
15 9 (3.59%) Software Test Engineer
16 8 (3.19%) Architect
16 8 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
16 8 (3.19%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (24.70%) .NET
2 46 (18.33%) Web Services
3 40 (15.94%) XML
4 35 (13.94%) Node.js
5 34 (13.55%) REST
6 33 (13.15%) ASP.NET
7 32 (12.75%) CSS
8 31 (12.35%) AngularJS
9 30 (11.95%) Ajax
10 29 (11.55%) jQuery
11 25 (9.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (9.96%) RESTful
12 23 (9.16%) Gherkin
13 22 (8.76%) Middleware
13 22 (8.76%) WCF
14 17 (6.77%) Spring
15 13 (5.18%) HTML
16 10 (3.98%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (3.59%) React
18 8 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.54%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (8.76%) Mobile App
3 19 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.17%) User Experience
5 13 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.98%) Public Cloud
7 9 (3.59%) Life Science
8 8 (3.19%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.19%) Smart Home
9 7 (2.79%) Cloud Native
10 6 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.20%) Online Games
12 2 (0.80%) NHS
12 2 (0.80%) PMI
13 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.40%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.96%) Windows
2 23 (9.16%) Linux
3 10 (3.98%) Unix
4 2 (0.80%) Android
4 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (84.46%) Test Automation
2 135 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (33.47%) Scrum
4 71 (28.29%) Test Scripting
5 50 (19.92%) DevOps
6 49 (19.52%) API Testing
7 46 (18.33%) Regression Testing
8 45 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (17.13%) SDLC
10 41 (16.33%) Performance Testing
10 41 (16.33%) Test Strategy
11 35 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (13.15%) BDD
12 33 (13.15%) MVC
13 30 (11.95%) Manual Testing
13 30 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (10.36%) OO
14 26 (10.36%) TDD
15 23 (9.16%) Data Modelling
15 23 (9.16%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (50.20%) C#
2 102 (40.64%) SQL
3 89 (35.46%) Java
4 65 (25.90%) JavaScript
5 50 (19.92%) Python
6 18 (7.17%) C
7 17 (6.77%) Ruby
8 10 (3.98%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.98%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.19%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.19%) C++
10 6 (2.39%) Go
10 6 (2.39%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.99%) PHP
11 5 (1.99%) Scala
11 5 (1.99%) VBScript
12 4 (1.59%) Groovy
12 4 (1.59%) PHP 7
13 3 (1.20%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (17.53%) ISTQB
2 29 (11.55%) ISEB
3 27 (10.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (5.98%) Degree
5 10 (3.98%) Security Cleared
6 9 (3.59%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.79%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.20%) HNC
9 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (29.48%) QA
2 7 (2.79%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.39%) GDPR
4 1 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (11.16%) Docker
2 9 (3.59%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.58%) Ansible
2 13 (5.18%) Kubernetes
2 13 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (5.18%) Puppet
3 7 (2.79%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (2.39%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.37%) SAP
3 15 (5.98%) Oracle
4 9 (3.59%) HP
4 9 (3.59%) VMware
5 7 (2.79%) AppDynamics
5 7 (2.79%) New Relic
5 7 (2.79%) Splunk
6 6 (2.39%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 6 (2.39%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.39%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.20%) CA
7 3 (1.20%) Micro Focus
7 3 (1.20%) Spotify
7 3 (1.20%) webMethods
7 3 (1.20%) WSO2
8 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.40%) Facebook
9 1 (0.40%) PTC
9 1 (0.40%) Twitter