Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Selenium Automation Tester was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Tester - Selenium
England > South East
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 509 502 574
Rank change year-on-year -7 +72 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Selenium Automation Tester 43 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 48
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £34,500 £33,600 £37,125
90th Percentile £66,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +2.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,681 28,049 36,470
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.85% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24,716 23,439 31,094
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Selenium Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Selenium Automation Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium Automation Tester in the South East

Selenium Automation Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium Automation Tester in the South East.

Salary trend for Selenium Automation Tester in the South East

Selenium Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium Automation Tester in the South East over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium Automation Tester in the South East

Selenium Automation Tester
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium Automation Tester within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 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
Thames Valley +7 16 £66,000 +32.00% 2
West Sussex +9 10 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 10 - -
Surrey +5 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Hampshire -31 6 £45,000 -20.00% 4
Berkshire -18 3 £32,500 -29.73% 1
Oxfordshire -21 3 £71,000 +67.06% 1
Kent - 2 £40,750 - 1
Selenium Automation Tester
England

Selenium Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, Selenium Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Selenium Automation Tester in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Selenium
1 43 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (62.79%) QA
4 25 (58.14%) C#
5 23 (53.49%) WebDriver
6 19 (44.19%) Manual Testing
7 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
8 15 (34.88%) JIRA
9 14 (32.56%) Java
9 14 (32.56%) Cucumber
9 14 (32.56%) Functional Testing
10 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (30.23%) Open Source
10 13 (30.23%) Regression Testing
11 12 (27.91%) .NET
12 11 (25.58%) BDD
12 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (25.58%) User Stories
13 10 (23.26%) Confluence
13 10 (23.26%) Scrum
13 10 (23.26%) Acceptance Criteria
14 9 (20.93%) Exploratory Testing
14 9 (20.93%) Release Automation
14 9 (20.93%) Finance
14 9 (20.93%) Web Services
14 9 (20.93%) OOP
14 9 (20.93%) OO
14 9 (20.93%) VoIP
14 9 (20.93%) TDD

Selenium Automation Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (23.26%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) VoIP
2 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (100.00%) Selenium
2 23 (53.49%) WebDriver
3 15 (34.88%) JIRA
4 14 (32.56%) Cucumber
5 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
6 7 (16.28%) HP UFT
7 6 (13.95%) JMeter
8 4 (9.30%) Protractor
8 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
9 3 (6.98%) NUnit
10 2 (4.65%) Gatling
10 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
10 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
10 2 (4.65%) Zephyr
11 1 (2.33%) Appium
11 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
11 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
2 9 (20.93%) Web Services
3 4 (9.30%) LAMP
4 3 (6.98%) Gherkin
5 2 (4.65%) REST
6 1 (2.33%) Lucene
6 1 (2.33%) Node.js
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (2.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Android
1 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (44.19%) Manual Testing
4 14 (32.56%) Functional Testing
5 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (30.23%) Open Source
5 13 (30.23%) Regression Testing
6 11 (25.58%) BDD
6 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (25.58%) User Stories
7 10 (23.26%) Acceptance Criteria
7 10 (23.26%) Scrum
8 9 (20.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (20.93%) Exploratory Testing
8 9 (20.93%) Kanban
8 9 (20.93%) OO
8 9 (20.93%) OOP
8 9 (20.93%) Release Automation
8 9 (20.93%) TDD
9 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) C#
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) Java
4 8 (18.60%) Ruby
5 6 (13.95%) SQL
6 5 (11.63%) Python
7 4 (9.30%) PHP
8 2 (4.65%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) ISTQB
2 6 (13.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (62.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) HP
2 6 (13.95%) Capita
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.33%) Google