Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Selenium Tester was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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

Selenium Tester
England > South East
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 486 518 527
Rank change year-on-year +32 +9 +91
Permanent jobs requiring a Selenium Tester 52 25 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.087% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.090% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 88
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 28,073 27,801 34,354
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.72% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23,338 23,200 28,919
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Selenium Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium Tester in the South East

Selenium Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Selenium Tester in the South East

Selenium Tester
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium Tester in the South East over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium Tester in the South East

Selenium 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 Tester within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 October 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 +22 18 £37,500 -25.00%
Surrey +32 16 £47,500 +8.57%
Oxfordshire +14 11 £42,500 -32.00%
Hampshire -22 11 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Berkshire -5 7 £35,000 -28.21%
West Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Kent - 2 £44,500 -
Selenium Tester
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Selenium 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 Tester in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Selenium
2 47 (90.38%) Test Automation
3 35 (67.31%) QA
4 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (38.46%) C#
6 19 (36.54%) JIRA
7 17 (32.69%) API Testing
8 16 (30.77%) BDD
8 16 (30.77%) Software Testing
8 16 (30.77%) Java
8 16 (30.77%) Scrum
9 14 (26.92%) ISTQB
9 14 (26.92%) Test Strategy
10 12 (23.08%) TDD
10 12 (23.08%) SpecFlow
10 12 (23.08%) Functional Testing
11 11 (21.15%) WebDriver
11 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
11 11 (21.15%) ISEB
11 11 (21.15%) .NET
12 10 (19.23%) SQL
12 10 (19.23%) Finance
12 10 (19.23%) Manual Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Defect Management
13 9 (17.31%) Integration Testing
13 9 (17.31%) Confluence
13 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
14 8 (15.38%) Web Services
14 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
14 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

Selenium 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 9 (17.31%) Confluence
2 5 (9.62%) CMS
3 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) SMS
Development Applications
1 52 (100.00%) Selenium
2 19 (36.54%) JIRA
3 12 (23.08%) SpecFlow
4 11 (21.15%) WebDriver
5 8 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 7 (13.46%) JMeter
7 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
8 3 (5.77%) Appium
8 3 (5.77%) Gatling
8 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.85%) NUnit
9 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
10 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.92%) JUnit
10 1 (1.92%) NeoLoad
10 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) Web Services
3 6 (11.54%) CSS
3 6 (11.54%) HTML
4 4 (7.69%) SOAP
5 3 (5.77%) REST
6 2 (3.85%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.92%) CSS3
7 1 (1.92%) HTML5
7 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Android
1 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (90.38%) Test Automation
2 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.69%) API Testing
4 16 (30.77%) BDD
4 16 (30.77%) Scrum
4 16 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 14 (26.92%) Test Strategy
6 12 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 12 (23.08%) TDD
7 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
8 10 (19.23%) Defect Management
8 10 (19.23%) Manual Testing
9 9 (17.31%) Integration Testing
10 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (15.38%) SDET
11 7 (13.46%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 7 (13.46%) SDLC
12 6 (11.54%) QA Automation
12 6 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) C#
2 16 (30.77%) Java
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.62%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) ISTQB
2 11 (21.15%) ISEB
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (67.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Atlassian