Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 136 142
Rank change year-on-year +29 +6 +24
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 904 857 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.95% 2.47% 2.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.47% 14.04% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 873 810 947
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.45%

Selenium is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6248 6103 7455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.42% 17.60% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5420 5394 6461
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the South East

Selenium
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Selenium in the South East

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the South East

Selenium
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Thames Valley +72 418 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Surrey +22 197 £45,000 - 8
Berkshire +43 189 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Hampshire -8 186 £38,750 -6.63% 17
Oxfordshire +74 127 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +48 105 £40,000 +6.67% 5
East Sussex -36 47 £45,000 +21.37% 1
West Sussex -3 42 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Kent +3 11 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 736 (81.42%) Test Automation
2 631 (69.80%) Agile Software Development
3 406 (44.91%) Java
4 354 (39.16%) QA
5 320 (35.40%) SQL
6 306 (33.85%) C#
7 281 (31.08%) WebDriver
8 277 (30.64%) Scrum
9 229 (25.33%) TDD
10 219 (24.23%) Cucumber
11 205 (22.68%) JavaScript
12 198 (21.90%) BDD
13 194 (21.46%) Test Scripting
14 187 (20.69%) Degree
15 180 (19.91%) Jenkins
16 173 (19.14%) AngularJS
17 167 (18.47%) JIRA
18 163 (18.03%) Software Testing
19 158 (17.48%) Manual Testing
20 148 (16.37%) Git (software)
21 146 (16.15%) Web Services
22 141 (15.60%) JUnit
23 140 (15.49%) Python
24 139 (15.38%) ISTQB
25 131 (14.49%) SDLC
26 126 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
27 116 (12.83%) MVC
28 115 (12.72%) Windows
29 111 (12.28%) JMeter
30 109 (12.06%) Software Engineering

Selenium
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 46 (5.09%) JBoss
2 42 (4.65%) Confluence
3 31 (3.43%) Tomcat
4 29 (3.21%) Apache
5 22 (2.43%) CMS
6 13 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.22%) SugarCRM
8 8 (0.88%) Apache Solr
8 8 (0.88%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.77%) nginx
10 6 (0.66%) Jetty
11 4 (0.44%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.44%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.22%) Content Management Server
12 2 (0.22%) IIS
12 2 (0.22%) WordPress
13 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.11%) Drupal
13 1 (0.11%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.11%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.00%) SAP ERP
1 9 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 91 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (2.54%) SaaS
5 16 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.55%) GitHub
7 12 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.44%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (0.33%) npm
10 3 (0.33%) Tricentis Tosca
11 1 (0.11%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.99%) Internet
2 11 (1.22%) VoIP
3 5 (0.55%) Broadband
3 5 (0.55%) HTTP
4 3 (0.33%) Network Security
5 2 (0.22%) NGN
5 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.11%) DSL
6 1 (0.11%) Skype
6 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 69 (7.63%) MySQL
3 32 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.32%) Big Data
5 16 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 13 (1.44%) JasperReports
7 11 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.00%) SQLPlus
9 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.66%) MariaDB
10 6 (0.66%) Redis
11 5 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (0.55%) InterSystems Cache
11 5 (0.55%) Text Mining
12 4 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.44%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.33%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.33%) Cognos Impromptu
13 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 281 (31.08%) WebDriver
2 219 (24.23%) Cucumber
3 180 (19.91%) Jenkins
4 167 (18.47%) JIRA
5 148 (16.37%) Git (software)
6 141 (15.60%) JUnit
7 111 (12.28%) JMeter
8 106 (11.73%) SoapUI
9 88 (9.73%) SpecFlow
10 66 (7.30%) HP UFT
10 66 (7.30%) Visual Studio
11 63 (6.97%) Maven
12 55 (6.08%) Subversion
13 53 (5.86%) Jasmine
14 46 (5.09%) NUnit
15 40 (4.42%) Protractor
15 40 (4.42%) TestNG
16 37 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
17 32 (3.54%) LoadRunner
18 26 (2.88%) Capybara
General
1 98 (10.84%) Finance
2 51 (5.64%) Retail
3 33 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.10%) Back Office
5 18 (1.99%) Marketing
6 17 (1.88%) Publishing
7 15 (1.66%) Electronics
7 15 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.00%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.00%) Automotive
8 9 (1.00%) Games
9 8 (0.88%) Banking
10 7 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.66%) Billing
11 6 (0.66%) Legal
12 1 (0.11%) Advertising
12 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 190 (21.02%) Tester
2 174 (19.25%) Developer
3 163 (18.03%) Test Engineer
4 155 (17.15%) Analyst
5 142 (15.71%) Test Analyst
6 130 (14.38%) Automation Tester
7 121 (13.38%) Test Automation Engineer
8 107 (11.84%) QA Engineer
9 72 (7.96%) Software Tester
10 71 (7.85%) Java Developer
11 69 (7.63%) Automation Test Analyst
12 53 (5.86%) QA Automation Engineer
13 49 (5.42%) Java Engineer
14 47 (5.20%) QA Test Engineer
15 44 (4.87%) Selenium Test Analyst
15 44 (4.87%) Test Leader
16 39 (4.31%) Software Developer
16 39 (4.31%) Software Test Engineer
17 38 (4.20%) Senior Tester
18 37 (4.09%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (19.14%) AngularJS
2 146 (16.15%) Web Services
3 104 (11.50%) .NET
4 102 (11.28%) HTML
5 94 (10.40%) CSS
6 89 (9.85%) Spring
7 82 (9.07%) REST
8 81 (8.96%) RESTful
9 74 (8.19%) SOAP
10 73 (8.08%) React
10 73 (8.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 66 (7.30%) XML
12 64 (7.08%) JSON
13 62 (6.86%) jQuery
14 47 (5.20%) Java EE
15 46 (5.09%) HTML5
16 43 (4.76%) Angular 2
16 43 (4.76%) Node.js
17 39 (4.31%) ASP.NET
18 38 (4.20%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 98 (10.84%) Computer Science
2 58 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.98%) Mobile App
4 34 (3.76%) User Experience
5 24 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (2.43%) N-Tier
7 15 (1.66%) Client/Server
8 14 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.22%) iPad
10 10 (1.11%) Smart Meter
11 9 (1.00%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.00%) Replication
12 8 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.55%) Linked Data
14 3 (0.33%) Semantic Web
15 2 (0.22%) PDA
15 2 (0.22%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.22%) Xbox
16 1 (0.11%) Data Structures
16 1 (0.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 115 (12.72%) Windows
2 62 (6.86%) Linux
3 26 (2.88%) Unix
4 19 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.55%) Android
6 8 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.88%) Solaris
7 3 (0.33%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (81.42%) Test Automation
2 631 (69.80%) Agile Software Development
3 277 (30.64%) Scrum
4 229 (25.33%) TDD
5 198 (21.90%) BDD
6 194 (21.46%) Test Scripting
7 163 (18.03%) Software Testing
8 158 (17.48%) Manual Testing
9 131 (14.49%) SDLC
10 126 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
11 116 (12.83%) MVC
12 109 (12.06%) Software Engineering
13 103 (11.39%) Performance Testing
13 103 (11.39%) Test Strategy
14 99 (10.95%) Regression Testing
15 95 (10.51%) Mentoring
16 94 (10.40%) OO
17 92 (10.18%) Unit Testing
18 82 (9.07%) Functional Testing
19 79 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 406 (44.91%) Java
2 320 (35.40%) SQL
3 306 (33.85%) C#
4 205 (22.68%) JavaScript
5 140 (15.49%) Python
6 73 (8.08%) T-SQL
7 66 (7.30%) Ruby
8 58 (6.42%) C++
9 55 (6.08%) PHP
10 40 (4.42%) C
11 32 (3.54%) TypeScript
12 22 (2.43%) ES6
13 21 (2.32%) Shell Script
14 15 (1.66%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.55%) Scala
16 13 (1.44%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.44%) Perl
17 10 (1.11%) Groovy
18 9 (1.00%) VB.NET
19 5 (0.55%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 187 (20.69%) Degree
2 139 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 101 (11.17%) ISEB
4 79 (8.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 34 (3.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (0.88%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.77%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.33%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.33%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 354 (39.16%) QA
2 4 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (4.42%) Docker
2 5 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.11%) LXC
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (6.19%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.77%) Puppet
4 6 (0.66%) Galera Cluster
4 6 (0.66%) OpenNebula
4 6 (0.66%) Terraform
5 5 (0.55%) Mesos
5 5 (0.55%) Packer
6 2 (0.22%) Ansible
6 2 (0.22%) Grafana
6 2 (0.22%) rkt
7 1 (0.11%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 66 (7.30%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.31%) HP
3 42 (4.65%) Oracle
4 24 (2.65%) SAP
5 22 (2.43%) Google
6 8 (0.88%) Red Hat
7 6 (0.66%) hybris
7 6 (0.66%) Talend
8 4 (0.44%) webMethods
9 3 (0.33%) Apple
9 3 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.33%) Facebook
9 3 (0.33%) IBM
9 3 (0.33%) Sophos
10 2 (0.22%) Capita
10 2 (0.22%) Telerik
10 2 (0.22%) Zend
11 1 (0.11%) Remedy
11 1 (0.11%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.11%) Sun