Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South East
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 92 106 98
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +22
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 658 760 1,054
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.09% 2.84% 3.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.27% 13.67% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 636 663 1,014
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 4,308 5,560 6,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.23% 20.78% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,635 4,736 5,779
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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 +6 191 £55,000 +10.00% 30
Hampshire +13 185 £45,000 - 14
Surrey +46 119 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Berkshire +22 112 £57,500 +23.66% 11
West Sussex +15 88 £45,000 - 3
East Sussex +23 63 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Oxfordshire +9 42 £47,500 -23.39% 12
Buckinghamshire -10 37 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Kent +3 10 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 535 (81.31%) Test Automation
2 426 (64.74%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (43.77%) C#
4 247 (37.54%) Java
5 237 (36.02%) QA
6 216 (32.83%) SQL
7 168 (25.53%) Git (software)
8 154 (23.40%) WebDriver
8 154 (23.40%) Cucumber
8 154 (23.40%) Jenkins
9 152 (23.10%) JIRA
10 149 (22.64%) Scrum
11 140 (21.28%) Manual Testing
12 137 (20.82%) JavaScript
13 129 (19.60%) Azure
14 125 (19.00%) TDD
15 123 (18.69%) .NET
15 123 (18.69%) SDLC
16 122 (18.54%) Degree
17 118 (17.93%) ISTQB
18 116 (17.63%) SpecFlow
19 114 (17.33%) Test Scripting
19 114 (17.33%) Microsoft
19 114 (17.33%) DevOps
20 101 (15.35%) BDD
21 99 (15.05%) ISEB
22 97 (14.74%) Test Strategy
23 93 (14.13%) SQL Server
24 91 (13.83%) Software Testing
24 91 (13.83%) 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 83 (12.61%) Confluence
2 20 (3.04%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.43%) WebSphere
4 15 (2.28%) CICS
5 10 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.06%) Apache
7 6 (0.91%) GlassFish
7 6 (0.91%) IIS
7 6 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.76%) JBoss
9 4 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.30%) WildFly
12 1 (0.15%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.15%) Mule
12 1 (0.15%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.15%) nginx
12 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 129 (19.60%) Azure
2 51 (7.75%) AWS
2 51 (7.75%) SaaS
3 33 (5.02%) GitHub
4 10 (1.52%) npm
5 8 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.22%) OpenShift
6 7 (1.06%) BrowserStack
6 7 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.91%) Serverless
8 5 (0.76%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.76%) GCP
8 5 (0.76%) Tricentis Tosca
9 3 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.46%) CloudBees
9 3 (0.46%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.30%) BlazeMeter
10 2 (0.30%) NuGet
10 2 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.74%) DNS
2 15 (2.28%) SNMP
3 14 (2.13%) HTTP
4 10 (1.52%) SSH
5 9 (1.37%) Firewall
5 9 (1.37%) MPLS
6 8 (1.22%) VoIP
7 6 (0.91%) DHCP
7 6 (0.91%) VLAN
8 3 (0.46%) Network Security
8 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.30%) ATM
9 2 (0.30%) IPv6
9 2 (0.30%) SMTP
10 1 (0.15%) CDMA
10 1 (0.15%) GSM
10 1 (0.15%) UMTS
10 1 (0.15%) VPN
10 1 (0.15%) Wireless
10 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.08%) Relational Database
3 35 (5.32%) RDBMS
4 34 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 33 (5.02%) MySQL
6 29 (4.41%) NoSQL
7 21 (3.19%) Azure SQL Database
8 19 (2.89%) DB2
8 19 (2.89%) Redis
9 18 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (1.82%) Big Data
10 12 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (0.61%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.61%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.46%) InfluxDB
12 3 (0.46%) Power BI
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.30%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 168 (25.53%) Git (software)
2 154 (23.40%) Cucumber
2 154 (23.40%) Jenkins
2 154 (23.40%) WebDriver
3 152 (23.10%) JIRA
4 116 (17.63%) SpecFlow
5 78 (11.85%) Visual Studio
6 76 (11.55%) JMeter
7 68 (10.33%) SoapUI
8 63 (9.57%) HP UFT
8 63 (9.57%) JUnit
9 60 (9.12%) Postman
10 43 (6.53%) Maven
11 42 (6.38%) LoadRunner
12 40 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (4.41%) Jasmine
14 23 (3.50%) Visual Studio Team System
15 22 (3.34%) gulp
16 20 (3.04%) TestNG
17 18 (2.74%) Cypress.io
General
1 83 (12.61%) Finance
2 23 (3.50%) Retail
3 13 (1.98%) Marketing
4 10 (1.52%) Public Sector
5 9 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.06%) Banking
7 5 (0.76%) Advertising
7 5 (0.76%) Back Office
8 4 (0.61%) Games
8 4 (0.61%) Police
9 3 (0.46%) Automotive
9 3 (0.46%) Law
9 3 (0.46%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.30%) Military
10 2 (0.30%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 162 (24.62%) Analyst
2 141 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 135 (20.52%) Developer
4 117 (17.78%) Test Engineer
5 71 (10.79%) QA Engineer
6 68 (10.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 59 (8.97%) Tester
8 56 (8.51%) Test Leader
9 42 (6.38%) Automation Test Lead
10 41 (6.23%) Java Developer
11 40 (6.08%) QA Automation Engineer
12 36 (5.47%) Automation Engineer
12 36 (5.47%) Automation Test Analyst
12 36 (5.47%) Software Developer
12 36 (5.47%) Software Test Engineer
13 33 (5.02%) Automation Tester
14 30 (4.56%) QA Analyst
14 30 (4.56%) Senior Test Engineer
15 27 (4.10%) Senior Developer
15 27 (4.10%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (18.69%) .NET
2 84 (12.77%) RESTful
3 75 (11.40%) React
3 75 (11.40%) Web Services
4 74 (11.25%) AngularJS
5 65 (9.88%) CSS
6 50 (7.60%) HTML
7 48 (7.29%) SOAP
8 39 (5.93%) REST
9 38 (5.78%) jQuery
9 38 (5.78%) Spring
10 34 (5.17%) ASP.NET
10 34 (5.17%) Gherkin
11 31 (4.71%) .NET Core
11 31 (4.71%) Node.js
12 23 (3.50%) .NET Framework
12 23 (3.50%) Vue.js
13 20 (3.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (3.04%) XML
14 18 (2.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.32%) User Experience
2 32 (4.86%) Virtual Team
3 28 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
4 26 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.74%) Linux Command Line
7 17 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (2.43%) Mainframe
9 12 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
10 10 (1.52%) Smartphone
11 9 (1.37%) LIMS
12 6 (0.91%) e-Learning
12 6 (0.91%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.76%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.61%) EPoS
15 3 (0.46%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
16 2 (0.30%) Smart Meter
16 2 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.12%) Linux
2 32 (4.86%) Windows
3 19 (2.89%) Unix
4 13 (1.98%) Android
5 12 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.76%) CentOS
7 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.46%) Debian
8 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.46%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (81.31%) Test Automation
2 426 (64.74%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (22.64%) Scrum
4 140 (21.28%) Manual Testing
5 125 (19.00%) TDD
6 123 (18.69%) SDLC
7 114 (17.33%) DevOps
7 114 (17.33%) Test Scripting
8 101 (15.35%) BDD
9 97 (14.74%) Test Strategy
10 91 (13.83%) Computer Science
10 91 (13.83%) Software Testing
11 83 (12.61%) Performance Testing
12 77 (11.70%) Mentoring
13 75 (11.40%) Waterfall
14 73 (11.09%) Software Engineering
15 70 (10.64%) Unit Testing
16 62 (9.42%) API Testing
17 60 (9.12%) Continuous Integration
18 59 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 288 (43.77%) C#
2 247 (37.54%) Java
3 216 (32.83%) SQL
4 137 (20.82%) JavaScript
5 65 (9.88%) Python
6 36 (5.47%) Ruby
7 32 (4.86%) Bash Shell
7 32 (4.86%) Java 8
8 28 (4.26%) C++
9 25 (3.80%) Perl
10 21 (3.19%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.74%) C
12 17 (2.58%) VB
13 15 (2.28%) PowerShell
14 13 (1.98%) Groovy
15 12 (1.82%) COBOL
16 10 (1.52%) Assembly Language
16 10 (1.52%) HLASM
16 10 (1.52%) PL/1
16 10 (1.52%) REXX
Qualifications
1 122 (18.54%) Degree
2 118 (17.93%) ISTQB
3 99 (15.05%) ISEB
4 55 (8.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (2.89%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.82%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.82%) PMP
6 12 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.15%) CISSP
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (36.02%) QA
2 28 (4.26%) PMO
3 4 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.46%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.15%) GAMP
System Software
1 52 (7.90%) Docker
2 12 (1.82%) ACF2
2 12 (1.82%) RACF
3 6 (0.91%) iptables
3 6 (0.91%) KVM
3 6 (0.91%) NFS
3 6 (0.91%) QEMU
3 6 (0.91%) Xen
4 2 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (2.89%) Kubernetes
2 18 (2.74%) Puppet
3 9 (1.37%) HP ALM
3 9 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (1.37%) SELinux
4 5 (0.76%) Ansible
4 5 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.46%) Ambari
5 3 (0.46%) Grafana
5 3 (0.46%) Terraform
6 2 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.30%) Kibana
7 1 (0.15%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.15%) Consul
7 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.15%) logstash
7 1 (0.15%) OpenNebula
7 1 (0.15%) Packer
7 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 114 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.86%) SAP
3 24 (3.65%) HP
3 24 (3.65%) Splunk
4 19 (2.89%) Oracle
5 13 (1.98%) IBM
6 9 (1.37%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (0.91%) Cisco
7 6 (0.91%) Google
8 5 (0.76%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.61%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.46%) Unisys
10 3 (0.46%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.30%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.30%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.30%) Remedy
12 1 (0.15%) InterSystems
12 1 (0.15%) Plumtree
12 1 (0.15%) VMware