Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 101 109
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 +40
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 750 906 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.84% 2.99% 2.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.21% 13.72% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 634 813 822
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,400 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 5,678 6,602 5,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.49% 21.76% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4,729 5,749 5,021
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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 -13 273 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Hampshire +17 241 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Berkshire +12 139 £45,000 - 6
West Sussex +4 95 £45,000 -
Surrey -36 85 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Buckinghamshire +42 79 £45,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -28 55 £60,500 +15.24% 6
East Sussex 0 43 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Kent +13 11 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Middlesex +7 2 £55,625 +23.61%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Selenium.

1 566 (75.47%) Test Automation
2 457 (60.93%) Agile Software Development
3 325 (43.33%) C#
4 304 (40.53%) Java
5 271 (36.13%) QA
6 235 (31.33%) Cucumber
7 222 (29.60%) Scrum
8 218 (29.07%) TDD
9 203 (27.07%) WebDriver
10 194 (25.87%) Git (software)
10 194 (25.87%) JavaScript
10 194 (25.87%) SQL
11 182 (24.27%) .NET
12 178 (23.73%) SpecFlow
13 171 (22.80%) Jenkins
14 170 (22.67%) JIRA
15 163 (21.73%) BDD
16 154 (20.53%) Manual Testing
16 154 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
16 154 (20.53%) Microsoft
17 130 (17.33%) Software Testing
18 126 (16.80%) Degree
19 119 (15.87%) Python
20 118 (15.73%) RESTful
21 114 (15.20%) Microservices
22 113 (15.07%) SQL Server
23 110 (14.67%) Spring
24 109 (14.53%) DevOps
25 105 (14.00%) AngularJS
25 105 (14.00%) Linux

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 79 (10.53%) Confluence
2 24 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (1.73%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (0.93%) JBoss
6 5 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.40%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.27%) Apache
8 2 (0.27%) CMS
8 2 (0.27%) nginx
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.13%) Drupal
9 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 100 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (7.60%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.80%) SaaS
4 30 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (2.00%) Amazon S3
6 10 (1.33%) BrowserStack
7 8 (1.07%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 8 (1.07%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 6 (0.80%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (0.80%) Serverless
9 5 (0.67%) Tricentis Tosca
10 4 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.53%) Apigee
10 4 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.53%) AWS CloudTrail
10 4 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.87%) HTTP
2 13 (1.73%) Skype
3 10 (1.33%) DNS
3 10 (1.33%) MPLS
3 10 (1.33%) SNMP
4 8 (1.07%) Internet
5 6 (0.80%) Firewall
5 6 (0.80%) Network Security
5 6 (0.80%) SSH
5 6 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.27%) ATM
6 2 (0.27%) VoIP
7 1 (0.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.00%) MongoDB
2 45 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (4.80%) NoSQL
4 35 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 33 (4.40%) MySQL
6 29 (3.87%) Redis
7 16 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (1.60%) Big Data
9 10 (1.33%) DB2
10 7 (0.93%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.53%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.53%) JasperReports
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.13%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.13%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 235 (31.33%) Cucumber
2 203 (27.07%) WebDriver
3 194 (25.87%) Git (software)
4 178 (23.73%) SpecFlow
5 171 (22.80%) Jenkins
6 170 (22.67%) JIRA
7 101 (13.47%) JUnit
8 88 (11.73%) Maven
9 69 (9.20%) SoapUI
10 60 (8.00%) Visual Studio
11 53 (7.07%) Appium
12 45 (6.00%) JMeter
13 35 (4.67%) Visual Studio Coded UI
14 32 (4.27%) Robot Framework
15 31 (4.13%) LoadRunner
15 31 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
16 30 (4.00%) Hudson
17 28 (3.73%) Babel
17 28 (3.73%) webpack
18 26 (3.47%) Mocha
General
1 50 (6.67%) Retail
2 47 (6.27%) Finance
3 15 (2.00%) Marketing
4 7 (0.93%) Back Office
5 5 (0.67%) Advertising
5 5 (0.67%) Law
6 4 (0.53%) Banking
6 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.40%) Legal
8 2 (0.27%) Electronics
8 2 (0.27%) Publishing
8 2 (0.27%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.13%) Automotive
9 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 180 (24.00%) Test Engineer
2 174 (23.20%) Developer
3 131 (17.47%) Tester
4 113 (15.07%) Analyst
5 96 (12.80%) QA Engineer
6 80 (10.67%) Software Test Engineer
6 80 (10.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 77 (10.27%) Automation Tester
8 75 (10.00%) Test Analyst
9 61 (8.13%) Java Developer
10 56 (7.47%) Senior Developer
11 54 (7.20%) Automation Test Analyst
12 52 (6.93%) Software Engineer
13 48 (6.40%) QA Analyst
14 44 (5.87%) Software Tester
15 40 (5.33%) Software Developer
16 30 (4.00%) QA Tester
17 29 (3.87%) Senior Java Developer
18 27 (3.60%) Development Engineer
18 27 (3.60%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (24.27%) .NET
2 118 (15.73%) RESTful
3 110 (14.67%) Spring
4 105 (14.00%) AngularJS
5 99 (13.20%) Web Services
6 83 (11.07%) HTML
7 81 (10.80%) React
8 72 (9.60%) Gherkin
9 69 (9.20%) JSON
10 68 (9.07%) SOAP
11 67 (8.93%) CSS
12 65 (8.67%) REST
13 61 (8.13%) XML
14 37 (4.93%) Kafka
15 31 (4.13%) ASP.NET
16 30 (4.00%) jQuery
17 28 (3.73%) .NET Core
17 28 (3.73%) Enzyme
18 23 (3.07%) HTML5
18 23 (3.07%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.53%) Greenfield Project
2 38 (5.07%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.00%) User Experience
4 25 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (1.60%) Algorithms
8 11 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.07%) Internet of Things
10 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (0.80%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.67%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.53%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.27%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.27%) Life Science
13 2 (0.27%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.27%) Smartphone
14 1 (0.13%) PMI
14 1 (0.13%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 105 (14.00%) Linux
2 46 (6.13%) Android
3 43 (5.73%) Windows
4 37 (4.93%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.13%) Unix
6 9 (1.20%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.80%) CentOS
7 6 (0.80%) Debian
7 6 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.80%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.67%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.27%) Solaris
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (75.47%) Test Automation
2 457 (60.93%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (29.60%) Scrum
4 218 (29.07%) TDD
5 163 (21.73%) BDD
6 154 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
6 154 (20.53%) Manual Testing
7 130 (17.33%) Software Testing
8 114 (15.20%) Microservices
9 109 (14.53%) DevOps
10 101 (13.47%) Test Scripting
11 93 (12.40%) Regression Testing
12 88 (11.73%) Test Strategy
13 87 (11.60%) Integration Testing
14 74 (9.87%) Non-Functional Testing
15 73 (9.73%) Computer Science
15 73 (9.73%) Functional Testing
16 72 (9.60%) Continuous Improvement
16 72 (9.60%) SDLC
17 71 (9.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 325 (43.33%) C#
2 304 (40.53%) Java
3 194 (25.87%) JavaScript
3 194 (25.87%) SQL
4 119 (15.87%) Python
5 50 (6.67%) Java 8
6 46 (6.13%) PHP
7 34 (4.53%) PowerShell
8 28 (3.73%) ES6
8 28 (3.73%) ES7
9 24 (3.20%) C++
10 23 (3.07%) Ruby
11 18 (2.40%) Bash Shell
12 15 (2.00%) T-SQL
13 12 (1.60%) Go
14 8 (1.07%) Apex Code
14 8 (1.07%) C
14 8 (1.07%) SOQL
15 7 (0.93%) Scala
16 5 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 126 (16.80%) Degree
2 79 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 57 (7.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 49 (6.53%) ISEB
5 13 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (1.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.40%) HND
9 2 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.13%) CISSP
10 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 271 (36.13%) QA
2 4 (0.53%) WCAG
3 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) GDPR
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (10.93%) Docker
2 19 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (5.47%) Kubernetes
2 28 (3.73%) Marathon
2 28 (3.73%) Mesos
3 25 (3.33%) Puppet
4 23 (3.07%) Ansible
5 20 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (2.13%) HP ALM
7 10 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.80%) Ambari
8 6 (0.80%) Kibana
8 6 (0.80%) SELinux
8 6 (0.80%) Terraform
9 1 (0.13%) Nagios
9 1 (0.13%) OpenNebula
9 1 (0.13%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 154 (20.53%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.40%) Oracle
3 40 (5.33%) Splunk
4 30 (4.00%) Google
5 20 (2.67%) VMware
6 12 (1.60%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 8 (1.07%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.07%) HP
7 8 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.53%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.40%) Perforce
9 3 (0.40%) Spotify
10 2 (0.27%) ForgeRock
10 2 (0.27%) New Relic
10 2 (0.27%) Telstra
11 1 (0.13%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.13%) SAP
11 1 (0.13%) ServiceNow