Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 141 160
Rank change year-on-year +41 +19 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 995 768 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.23% 2.40% 2.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.82% 13.61% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 963 705 841
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £61,050 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 6,289 5,641 7,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.44% 17.62% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,413 4,892 6,280
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 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 +61 416 £50,000 +14.94% 66
Surrey +60 261 £43,750 -7.89% 23
Berkshire +52 206 £50,000 +5.26% 22
Hampshire -11 194 £38,750 -3.13% 30
Oxfordshire +56 133 £50,000 +25.00% 27
Buckinghamshire +9 82 £40,000 +6.67% 17
East Sussex -18 58 £45,000 +21.37% 3
West Sussex +8 38 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Isle of Wight - 11 £30,000 - 1
Kent 0 8 £27,000 -43.16% 2
Sussex -17 1 £35,000 -44.00% 1
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 773 (77.69%) Test Automation
2 700 (70.35%) Agile Software Development
3 440 (44.22%) Java
4 398 (40.00%) QA
5 376 (37.79%) SQL
6 357 (35.88%) C#
7 311 (31.26%) Scrum
8 287 (28.84%) WebDriver
9 278 (27.94%) TDD
10 263 (26.43%) Cucumber
11 235 (23.62%) JavaScript
12 226 (22.71%) BDD
13 216 (21.71%) Degree
14 214 (21.51%) AngularJS
15 195 (19.60%) Manual Testing
16 178 (17.89%) Web Services
17 177 (17.79%) Test Scripting
17 177 (17.79%) Jenkins
18 175 (17.59%) Software Testing
19 164 (16.48%) JIRA
20 163 (16.38%) SDLC
21 145 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
22 138 (13.87%) MVC
23 135 (13.57%) Python
24 132 (13.27%) Git (software)
25 129 (12.96%) SQL Server
26 126 (12.66%) JUnit
27 125 (12.56%) .NET
28 121 (12.16%) ISTQB
29 119 (11.96%) Computer Science

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 66 (6.63%) Confluence
1 66 (6.63%) JBoss
2 32 (3.22%) Tomcat
3 31 (3.12%) Apache
4 17 (1.71%) CMS
5 11 (1.11%) SugarCRM
6 6 (0.60%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.40%) nginx
8 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.30%) Jetty
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.20%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.20%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.20%) Content Management Server
9 2 (0.20%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.20%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.60%) SAP ERP
1 6 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 105 (10.55%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (3.82%) SaaS
4 25 (2.51%) GitHub
5 21 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.60%) npm
9 4 (0.40%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (0.30%) Tricentis Tosca
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.10%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.10%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.10%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.51%) Internet
2 9 (0.90%) VoIP
3 5 (0.50%) Broadband
4 4 (0.40%) Network Security
5 3 (0.30%) HTTP
5 3 (0.30%) SSL
6 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.10%) DSL
7 1 (0.10%) Firewall
7 1 (0.10%) Skype
7 1 (0.10%) SMS
7 1 (0.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 84 (8.44%) MySQL
3 31 (3.12%) Relational Database
4 22 (2.21%) Big Data
5 18 (1.81%) MongoDB
6 15 (1.51%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.21%) JasperReports
8 11 (1.11%) Oracle Database
8 11 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (0.90%) Redis
10 8 (0.80%) MariaDB
11 7 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (0.70%) InterSystems Cache
12 6 (0.60%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.60%) SQLPlus
13 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.30%) Cognos Impromptu
14 3 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 287 (28.84%) WebDriver
2 263 (26.43%) Cucumber
3 177 (17.79%) Jenkins
4 164 (16.48%) JIRA
5 132 (13.27%) Git (software)
6 126 (12.66%) JUnit
7 106 (10.65%) SoapUI
8 103 (10.35%) JMeter
9 94 (9.45%) SpecFlow
10 76 (7.64%) Visual Studio
11 65 (6.53%) HP UFT
11 65 (6.53%) Maven
12 51 (5.13%) Subversion
13 50 (5.03%) Jasmine
14 39 (3.92%) NUnit
15 38 (3.82%) Protractor
16 36 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
17 28 (2.81%) TestNG
18 26 (2.61%) Capybara
18 26 (2.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 80 (8.04%) Finance
2 53 (5.33%) Retail
3 31 (3.12%) Marketing
4 23 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.11%) Back Office
6 15 (1.51%) Electronics
6 15 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.80%) Automotive
7 8 (0.80%) Games
8 7 (0.70%) Legal
9 6 (0.60%) Billing
9 6 (0.60%) Publishing
10 5 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.40%) Banking
12 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.10%) Advertising
13 1 (0.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 216 (21.71%) Developer
2 196 (19.70%) Test Engineer
3 194 (19.50%) Tester
4 168 (16.88%) Analyst
5 152 (15.28%) Test Analyst
6 135 (13.57%) Automation Tester
7 114 (11.46%) QA Engineer
7 114 (11.46%) Test Automation Engineer
8 93 (9.35%) Java Developer
9 73 (7.34%) Software Tester
10 69 (6.93%) Automation Test Analyst
11 68 (6.83%) Software Test Engineer
12 62 (6.23%) QA Analyst
13 60 (6.03%) QA Test Engineer
14 59 (5.93%) QA Automation Engineer
15 56 (5.63%) Test Leader
16 50 (5.03%) QA Test Analyst
17 47 (4.72%) Software Developer
18 41 (4.12%) Senior Tester
19 40 (4.02%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (21.51%) AngularJS
2 178 (17.89%) Web Services
3 125 (12.56%) .NET
4 118 (11.86%) HTML
5 117 (11.76%) CSS
6 115 (11.56%) Spring
7 102 (10.25%) RESTful
8 95 (9.55%) React
9 85 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 81 (8.14%) REST
11 75 (7.54%) XML
12 73 (7.34%) JSON
13 69 (6.93%) SOAP
14 64 (6.43%) jQuery
15 59 (5.93%) Java EE
16 50 (5.03%) ASP.NET
17 48 (4.82%) Node.js
18 45 (4.52%) Gherkin
18 45 (4.52%) Hibernate
19 42 (4.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 119 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 55 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (4.12%) User Experience
4 39 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 32 (3.22%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.51%) N-Tier
7 15 (1.51%) Smart Meter
8 11 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 8 (0.80%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.50%) Replication
11 4 (0.40%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.30%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.20%) iPad
13 2 (0.20%) Linked Data
13 2 (0.20%) PDA
14 1 (0.10%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.10%) EPoS
14 1 (0.10%) W3C
14 1 (0.10%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 115 (11.56%) Windows
2 77 (7.74%) Linux
3 27 (2.71%) Apple iOS
4 21 (2.11%) Android
5 18 (1.81%) Unix
6 7 (0.70%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.20%) Solaris
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 773 (77.69%) Test Automation
2 700 (70.35%) Agile Software Development
3 311 (31.26%) Scrum
4 278 (27.94%) TDD
5 226 (22.71%) BDD
6 195 (19.60%) Manual Testing
7 177 (17.79%) Test Scripting
8 175 (17.59%) Software Testing
9 163 (16.38%) SDLC
10 145 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
11 138 (13.87%) MVC
12 115 (11.56%) OO
13 112 (11.26%) Software Engineering
14 105 (10.55%) Unit Testing
15 102 (10.25%) Performance Testing
16 99 (9.95%) Mentoring
17 94 (9.45%) Test Strategy
18 75 (7.54%) Regression Testing
19 72 (7.24%) OOP
20 68 (6.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 440 (44.22%) Java
2 376 (37.79%) SQL
3 357 (35.88%) C#
4 235 (23.62%) JavaScript
5 135 (13.57%) Python
6 94 (9.45%) T-SQL
7 86 (8.64%) PHP
8 84 (8.44%) Ruby
9 40 (4.02%) C++
10 32 (3.22%) TypeScript
11 27 (2.71%) C
12 25 (2.51%) Shell Script
13 18 (1.81%) ES6
14 14 (1.41%) Scala
15 13 (1.31%) Perl
16 10 (1.01%) Groovy
17 8 (0.80%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.60%) Bash Shell
19 5 (0.50%) PHP 5
20 2 (0.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 216 (21.71%) Degree
2 121 (12.16%) ISTQB
3 118 (11.86%) ISEB
4 75 (7.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (2.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.30%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.30%) PMP
7 3 (0.30%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.20%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.10%) MCAD
9 1 (0.10%) MCP
9 1 (0.10%) MCSD
9 1 (0.10%) MCTS
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.10%) MySQL Certification
9 1 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 398 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 51 (5.13%) Docker
2 3 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.20%) Firmware
4 1 (0.10%) KVM
4 1 (0.10%) LXC
4 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (4.52%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.11%) Puppet
3 10 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.80%) Galera Cluster
4 8 (0.80%) Mesos
4 8 (0.80%) OpenNebula
5 4 (0.40%) Terraform
6 2 (0.20%) Ansible
6 2 (0.20%) Packer
7 1 (0.10%) Grafana
7 1 (0.10%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.10%) Kibana
7 1 (0.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 71 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.33%) Oracle
3 40 (4.02%) HP
4 27 (2.71%) Google
5 22 (2.21%) SAP
6 13 (1.31%) VMware
7 9 (0.90%) Talend
8 6 (0.60%) webMethods
9 4 (0.40%) Micro Focus
10 3 (0.30%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.30%) Capita
11 2 (0.20%) Brocade
11 2 (0.20%) Cisco
11 2 (0.20%) Juniper
11 2 (0.20%) Mapbox
11 2 (0.20%) Perfecto Mobile
11 2 (0.20%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.20%) Sophos
11 2 (0.20%) Twitter
12 1 (0.10%) Concur