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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South East
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 159 110 92
Rank change year-on-year -49 -18 +21
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 439 383 558
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.20% 2.88% 3.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 13.82% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 333 335 516
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,200 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,313
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

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 3,953 2,772 3,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.84% 20.87% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,319 2,239 3,006
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Selenium as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in the South East.

Salary trend for Selenium in the South East

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in the South East over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -45 136 £57,500 +15.00% 14
Surrey -11 115 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Hampshire -13 109 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Berkshire -32 83 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -43 30 £57,500 +15.00% 6
West Sussex -17 27 £39,000 -22.00%
Oxfordshire -26 23 £42,500 -8.11%
Kent -32 21 £105,000 +211.11%
East Sussex -41 20 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Isle of Wight - 4 £30,750 -
Home Counties - 3 £50,000 -
Sussex - 2 £48,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £55,500 -
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 377 (85.88%) Test Automation
2 279 (63.55%) Agile
3 242 (55.13%) C#
4 215 (48.97%) QA
5 164 (37.36%) SpecFlow
6 156 (35.54%) Software Testing
7 155 (35.31%) Azure
8 135 (30.75%) CI/CD
9 134 (30.52%) DevOps
10 130 (29.61%) .NET
11 118 (26.88%) Java
12 115 (26.20%) Finance
12 115 (26.20%) BDD
13 112 (25.51%) TDD
14 110 (25.06%) JavaScript
15 109 (24.83%) Cucumber
16 107 (24.37%) SQL
17 102 (23.23%) Git (software)
18 100 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
19 99 (22.55%) Jenkins
20 95 (21.64%) SDLC
21 86 (19.59%) Social Skills
22 74 (16.86%) Mentoring
23 73 (16.63%) Visual Studio
24 70 (15.95%) Degree
25 64 (14.58%) Fintech
26 63 (14.35%) Docker
26 63 (14.35%) Python
27 62 (14.12%) Computer Science
28 60 (13.67%) Test Scripting

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 25 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (4.78%) Apache
3 20 (4.56%) WordPress
4 19 (4.33%) Drupal
5 13 (2.96%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (2.96%) GemFire
6 7 (1.59%) Confluence
7 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.68%) JBoss
7 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Fuse
8 2 (0.46%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.23%) CMS
9 1 (0.23%) Kentico
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.33%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 155 (35.31%) Azure
2 56 (12.76%) AWS
3 33 (7.52%) SaaS
4 31 (7.06%) GCP
5 26 (5.92%) GitHub
6 13 (2.96%) Amazon Kinesis
6 13 (2.96%) PaaS
7 7 (1.59%) NuGet
8 5 (1.14%) Nutanix
9 3 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.68%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.68%) GitHub Actions
9 3 (0.68%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.46%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.46%) Cloudflare
10 2 (0.46%) Microsoft 365
11 1 (0.23%) Azure Service Bus
11 1 (0.23%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.96%) Calico
2 7 (1.59%) Internet
3 6 (1.37%) HTTP
4 5 (1.14%) PBX
5 4 (0.91%) 5G
5 4 (0.91%) SMTP
5 4 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.91%) VoIP
6 3 (0.68%) H.323
6 3 (0.68%) RTP
6 3 (0.68%) STUN
7 2 (0.46%) AMQP
7 2 (0.46%) Broadband
7 2 (0.46%) DNS
7 2 (0.46%) PSTN
7 2 (0.46%) SSL
7 2 (0.46%) TETRA
7 2 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.34%) MySQL
2 28 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 28 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 23 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 13 (2.96%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.05%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.37%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.14%) Big Data
9 2 (0.46%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.46%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.46%) Redis
10 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 164 (37.36%) SpecFlow
2 109 (24.83%) Cucumber
3 102 (23.23%) Git (software)
4 99 (22.55%) Jenkins
5 73 (16.63%) Visual Studio
6 59 (13.44%) WebDriver
7 57 (12.98%) JIRA
8 42 (9.57%) NUnit
8 42 (9.57%) Postman
9 37 (8.43%) JMeter
10 34 (7.74%) Appium
11 23 (5.24%) Jasmine
11 23 (5.24%) SoapUI
12 20 (4.56%) JUnit
13 19 (4.33%) Cypress.io
13 19 (4.33%) PHPUnit
13 19 (4.33%) Travis CI
14 17 (3.87%) Gradle
14 17 (3.87%) Protractor
14 17 (3.87%) TeamCity
General
1 115 (26.20%) Finance
2 86 (19.59%) Social Skills
3 35 (7.97%) Banking
4 33 (7.52%) Law
5 28 (6.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 23 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (4.78%) Marketing
8 16 (3.64%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
10 7 (1.59%) Retail
11 5 (1.14%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.91%) Public Sector
13 3 (0.68%) Automotive
13 3 (0.68%) Electronics
14 2 (0.46%) Advertising
14 2 (0.46%) Aviation
14 2 (0.46%) Games
15 1 (0.23%) Influencing Skills
15 1 (0.23%) Legal
15 1 (0.23%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 90 (20.50%) Developer
2 74 (16.86%) QA Engineer
3 70 (15.95%) Test Engineer
4 66 (15.03%) Automation Engineer
5 63 (14.35%) Tester
6 59 (13.44%) QA Automation Engineer
7 47 (10.71%) Analyst
8 43 (9.79%) Software Developer
9 41 (9.34%) Automation Tester
10 38 (8.66%) Test Automation Engineer
11 32 (7.29%) Developer in Test
12 29 (6.61%) Test Leader
13 28 (6.38%) Software Tester
13 28 (6.38%) Test Analyst
14 26 (5.92%) Automation Test Lead
15 22 (5.01%) Automation Test Analyst
15 22 (5.01%) QA Analyst
16 21 (4.78%) Applications Engineer
17 20 (4.56%) QA Leader
18 19 (4.33%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (29.61%) .NET
2 57 (12.98%) React
3 49 (11.16%) Node.js
4 48 (10.93%) Gherkin
5 41 (9.34%) .NET Core
6 37 (8.43%) CSS
6 37 (8.43%) HTML
7 33 (7.52%) Express
7 33 (7.52%) jQuery
8 32 (7.29%) AngularJS
8 32 (7.29%) HTML5
8 32 (7.29%) Web Services
9 31 (7.06%) CSS3
10 28 (6.38%) Kafka
11 26 (5.92%) RabbitMQ
12 24 (5.47%) REST
13 21 (4.78%) Ajax
13 21 (4.78%) GraphQL
13 21 (4.78%) Sass
14 20 (4.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.83%) User Experience
2 26 (5.92%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (5.01%) Mobile App
4 8 (1.82%) Virtual Team
5 7 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (1.37%) NHS
7 5 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (0.91%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.68%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.68%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.46%) IoT
10 2 (0.46%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.46%) PKI
10 2 (0.46%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.46%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (12.53%) Linux
2 13 (2.96%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.51%) Android
3 11 (2.51%) Windows
4 6 (1.37%) Unix
5 1 (0.23%) Debian
5 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (85.88%) Test Automation
2 279 (63.55%) Agile
3 156 (35.54%) Software Testing
4 135 (30.75%) CI/CD
5 134 (30.52%) DevOps
6 115 (26.20%) BDD
7 112 (25.51%) TDD
8 100 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
9 95 (21.64%) SDLC
10 74 (16.86%) Mentoring
11 64 (14.58%) Fintech
12 62 (14.12%) Computer Science
13 60 (13.67%) Test Scripting
14 56 (12.76%) API Testing
15 52 (11.85%) SDET
16 50 (11.39%) Regression Testing
17 49 (11.16%) Scrum
18 48 (10.93%) Scenario Testing
19 47 (10.71%) Project Management
20 46 (10.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 242 (55.13%) C#
2 118 (26.88%) Java
3 110 (25.06%) JavaScript
4 107 (24.37%) SQL
5 63 (14.35%) Python
6 35 (7.97%) Bash
7 31 (7.06%) PowerShell
8 21 (4.78%) C
8 21 (4.78%) PHP
9 14 (3.19%) Groovy
10 13 (2.96%) Ruby
10 13 (2.96%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.14%) Go
11 5 (1.14%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.14%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.91%) Apple Swift
12 4 (0.91%) C++
12 4 (0.91%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (15.95%) Degree
2 37 (8.43%) ISTQB
3 31 (7.06%) ISEB
4 17 (3.87%) OCP
4 17 (3.87%) Oracle Certification
5 16 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (3.19%) Security Cleared
7 13 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (2.73%) PhD
8 12 (2.73%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (48.97%) QA
2 24 (5.47%) Accessibility
3 5 (1.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 63 (14.35%) Docker
2 13 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.46%) KVM
Systems Management
1 49 (11.16%) Kubernetes
2 26 (5.92%) Terraform
3 21 (4.78%) Ansible
3 21 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.96%) Grafana
4 13 (2.96%) Kibana
5 9 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.68%) Puppet
7 2 (0.46%) Consul
Vendors
1 48 (10.93%) Oracle
2 33 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.42%) Google
4 9 (2.05%) Atlassian
4 9 (2.05%) VMware
5 7 (1.59%) Apple
5 7 (1.59%) SAP
6 5 (1.14%) HP
7 4 (0.91%) PayPal
8 3 (0.68%) SaltStack
8 3 (0.68%) Sonus
9 2 (0.46%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.23%) BroadSoft
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco
10 1 (0.23%) IBM
10 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com