Period
to 15 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 496 493 524
Rank change year-on-year -3 +31 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Selenium Tester 62 51 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 94
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +13.92%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,150
90th Percentile £65,100 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +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 29,597 29,161 37,156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 96.77% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24,651 24,462 31,631
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £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 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 July 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 July 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 +12 23 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Surrey +7 18 £47,500 -5.00%
Oxfordshire +5 12 £50,000 +17.65% 1
West Sussex +18 11 £40,000 -20.00%
Hampshire -21 7 £45,000 +38.46%
Buckinghamshire +7 6 - -
Berkshire -20 5 £32,500 -35.00%
Kent - 3 £44,000 -
Selenium Tester
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 62 (100.00%) Selenium
2 57 (91.94%) Test Automation
3 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (62.90%) QA
5 25 (40.32%) C#
6 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 22 (35.48%) JIRA
7 21 (33.87%) WebDriver
8 20 (32.26%) Regression Testing
9 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (29.03%) BDD
11 17 (27.42%) Cucumber
11 17 (27.42%) Manual Testing
11 17 (27.42%) Confluence
11 17 (27.42%) Scrum
11 17 (27.42%) Software Testing
11 17 (27.42%) Java
12 16 (25.81%) TDD
12 16 (25.81%) Functional Testing
13 15 (24.19%) Acceptance Criteria
13 15 (24.19%) API Testing
14 14 (22.58%) Finance
15 13 (20.97%) .NET
15 13 (20.97%) Test Strategy
16 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
16 12 (19.35%) Kanban
16 12 (19.35%) SQL
17 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
17 11 (17.74%) Open Source
17 11 (17.74%) Continuous Improvement

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 17 (27.42%) Confluence
2 5 (8.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) VoIP
2 1 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (100.00%) Selenium
2 22 (35.48%) JIRA
3 21 (33.87%) WebDriver
4 17 (27.42%) Cucumber
5 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
6 8 (12.90%) HP UFT
6 8 (12.90%) JMeter
6 8 (12.90%) SpecFlow
7 5 (8.06%) Gatling
7 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
8 4 (6.45%) NUnit
9 3 (4.84%) Appium
9 3 (4.84%) Protractor
10 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
10 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.23%) Zephyr
11 1 (1.61%) Fiddler
11 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) Web Services
3 6 (9.68%) CSS
3 6 (9.68%) HTML
4 5 (8.06%) REST
5 3 (4.84%) Gherkin
5 3 (4.84%) LAMP
6 2 (3.23%) SOAP
7 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.61%) CSS3
7 1 (1.61%) HTML5
7 1 (1.61%) Lucene
7 1 (1.61%) Node.js
7 1 (1.61%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Android
1 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (91.94%) Test Automation
2 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (32.26%) Regression Testing
4 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (29.03%) BDD
6 17 (27.42%) Manual Testing
6 17 (27.42%) Scrum
6 17 (27.42%) Software Testing
7 16 (25.81%) Functional Testing
7 16 (25.81%) TDD
8 15 (24.19%) Acceptance Criteria
8 15 (24.19%) API Testing
9 13 (20.97%) Test Strategy
10 12 (19.35%) Kanban
11 11 (17.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (17.74%) Open Source
11 11 (17.74%) QA Automation
12 10 (16.13%) Cross-Browser Testing
13 9 (14.52%) User Stories
14 8 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) C#
2 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 17 (27.42%) Java
4 12 (19.35%) SQL
5 9 (14.52%) Ruby
6 7 (11.29%) Python
7 3 (4.84%) PHP
8 2 (3.23%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) Scala
9 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.68%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (62.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Capita
2 7 (11.29%) HP
3 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.84%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.23%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.61%) Google