Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Selenium Automation Tester was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 514 523 616
Rank change year-on-year +9 +93 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Selenium Automation Tester 31 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.098% 0.11% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 29
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,425 £60,000 £42,200
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%

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 30,640 30,324 39,810
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.90% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25,634 25,159 33,871
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 £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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +5 13 £61,750 +54.38%
Surrey +3 11 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 9 - -
West Sussex +6 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire -6 3 £76,000 +90.00%
Hampshire -23 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Berkshire 0 1 £47,500 +5.56%
Selenium Automation Tester
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 31 (100.00%) Selenium
1 31 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (80.65%) WebDriver
4 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
5 17 (54.84%) C#
6 16 (51.61%) Open Source
7 14 (45.16%) Cucumber
7 14 (45.16%) Java
8 13 (41.94%) QA
8 13 (41.94%) Functional Testing
9 11 (35.48%) Ruby
9 11 (35.48%) Web Services
10 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (32.26%) User Stories
11 9 (29.03%) Manual Testing
11 9 (29.03%) JIRA
12 8 (25.81%) Load Testing
12 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (25.81%) OOP
12 8 (25.81%) OO
12 8 (25.81%) Python
12 8 (25.81%) PHP
12 8 (25.81%) VoIP
12 8 (25.81%) HP UFT
12 8 (25.81%) Regression Testing
12 8 (25.81%) JMeter
12 8 (25.81%) LAMP
12 8 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery

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 7 (22.58%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (100.00%) Selenium
2 25 (80.65%) WebDriver
3 14 (45.16%) Cucumber
4 9 (29.03%) JIRA
5 8 (25.81%) HP UFT
5 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
5 8 (25.81%) JMeter
5 8 (25.81%) Protractor
6 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
6 2 (6.45%) Zephyr
7 1 (3.23%) Appium
7 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
7 1 (3.23%) TestPartner
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Web Services
2 8 (25.81%) LAMP
3 3 (9.68%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.45%) Google Maps API
4 2 (6.45%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) Open Source
4 13 (41.94%) Functional Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (32.26%) User Stories
6 9 (29.03%) Manual Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (25.81%) Exploratory Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Load Testing
7 8 (25.81%) OO
7 8 (25.81%) OOP
7 8 (25.81%) Regression Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Release Automation
7 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Scrum
9 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (16.13%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 17 (54.84%) C#
3 14 (45.16%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) Ruby
5 8 (25.81%) PHP
5 8 (25.81%) Python
6 6 (19.35%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.68%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Mapbox
2 2 (6.45%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle