Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Selenium Automation Tester was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 535 538 627
Rank change year-on-year +3 +89 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Selenium Automation Tester 16 50 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.051% 0.15% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.15% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 37
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,300 £29,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,250 £38,300
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +13.33%

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 30129 32988 41182
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.10% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25135 27619 34580
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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
Surrey +7 9 £52,500 +16.67%
Thames Valley +14 5 £43,000 -4.44% 2
Berkshire +26 2 £45,500 +1.11%
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Hampshire -17 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Oxfordshire -8 1 £35,000 -12.50% 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 11 December 2017, Selenium Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Selenium Automation Tester in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) WebDriver
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
4 9 (56.25%) Ruby
5 7 (43.75%) QA
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) PHP
6 6 (37.50%) JMeter
6 6 (37.50%) LAMP
6 6 (37.50%) Open Source
6 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
6 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Load Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 6 (37.50%) Protractor
7 4 (25.00%) API Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) Scrum
8 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
8 3 (18.75%) ISEB
8 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) JIRA

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (68.75%) WebDriver
3 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (37.50%) JMeter
3 6 (37.50%) Protractor
4 3 (18.75%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) Appium
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
6 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
6 1 (6.25%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) LAMP
3 2 (12.50%) Google Maps API
3 2 (12.50%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Load Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Open Source
3 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) API Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Integrated Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.25%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Google
1 2 (12.50%) Mapbox
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle