Period
to 20 October 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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 134 137
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 +31
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 805 892 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.79% 2.52% 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.69% 14.35% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 770 835 934
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 5882 6214 7287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.40% 17.57% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5124 5507 6301
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
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 20 October 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 October 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 +64 384 £50,000 +11.11% 27
Hampshire -5 165 £39,375 -5.12% 11
Berkshire +20 163 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Surrey +16 153 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Oxfordshire +74 112 £53,750 +7.50% 8
Buckinghamshire +43 112 £40,000 +14.29% 9
East Sussex -36 48 £42,500 +21.43% 1
West Sussex +3 38 £52,000 +30.00% 1
Kent +9 15 £35,000 -24.32% 1
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 668 (82.98%) Test Automation
2 566 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
3 370 (45.96%) Java
4 303 (37.64%) QA
5 271 (33.66%) SQL
6 254 (31.55%) WebDriver
7 247 (30.68%) C#
8 226 (28.07%) Scrum
9 207 (25.71%) Cucumber
10 184 (22.86%) BDD
11 182 (22.61%) JavaScript
12 180 (22.36%) Test Scripting
13 175 (21.74%) TDD
14 166 (20.62%) JIRA
15 163 (20.25%) Jenkins
16 155 (19.25%) Degree
17 147 (18.26%) Git (software)
18 146 (18.14%) ISTQB
19 141 (17.52%) Manual Testing
20 133 (16.52%) Python
21 130 (16.15%) Software Testing
21 130 (16.15%) AngularJS
22 123 (15.28%) JUnit
23 121 (15.03%) Web Services
24 114 (14.16%) Windows
25 112 (13.91%) Finance
26 109 (13.54%) Software Engineering
27 108 (13.42%) Test Strategy
28 105 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
29 100 (12.42%) ISEB

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 37 (4.60%) JBoss
2 36 (4.47%) Confluence
3 30 (3.73%) Apache
3 30 (3.73%) Tomcat
4 22 (2.73%) CMS
5 16 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.24%) Apache Solr
6 10 (1.24%) Apache Spark
6 10 (1.24%) nginx
6 10 (1.24%) SugarCRM
7 8 (0.99%) Jetty
8 4 (0.50%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.50%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.37%) IIS
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.25%) Content Management Server
10 2 (0.25%) WordPress
11 1 (0.12%) Drupal
11 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.12%) SAP ERP
1 9 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.25%) SAP CAR
3 2 (0.25%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 74 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (1.61%) SaaS
6 12 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.99%) GitHub
8 7 (0.87%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.37%) Sauce Labs
11 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.74%) Internet
2 12 (1.49%) VoIP
3 4 (0.50%) HTTP
4 3 (0.37%) Network Security
5 2 (0.25%) Broadband
5 2 (0.25%) DSL
5 2 (0.25%) NGN
5 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 63 (7.83%) MySQL
3 29 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 18 (2.24%) Big Data
5 16 (1.99%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.61%) JasperReports
7 10 (1.24%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.12%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.12%) SQLPlus
9 7 (0.87%) Text Mining
10 5 (0.62%) MariaDB
10 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.37%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.37%) Cognos Impromptu
12 3 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.37%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.37%) Spark SQL
12 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 254 (31.55%) WebDriver
2 207 (25.71%) Cucumber
3 166 (20.62%) JIRA
4 163 (20.25%) Jenkins
5 147 (18.26%) Git (software)
6 123 (15.28%) JUnit
7 99 (12.30%) SoapUI
8 98 (12.17%) JMeter
9 68 (8.45%) SpecFlow
10 63 (7.83%) Maven
11 62 (7.70%) HP UFT
12 53 (6.58%) Subversion
13 47 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (5.47%) Jasmine
14 44 (5.47%) Visual Studio
15 42 (5.22%) NUnit
16 39 (4.84%) Protractor
17 35 (4.35%) TestNG
18 34 (4.22%) LoadRunner
19 28 (3.48%) Mockito
General
1 112 (13.91%) Finance
2 37 (4.60%) Retail
3 36 (4.47%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.36%) Publishing
5 16 (1.99%) Marketing
6 15 (1.86%) Back Office
6 15 (1.86%) Electronics
6 15 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.37%) Automotive
7 11 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.37%) Games
8 10 (1.24%) Aerospace
9 8 (0.99%) Banking
10 6 (0.75%) Legal
11 5 (0.62%) Billing
12 2 (0.25%) Military
13 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 157 (19.50%) Tester
2 155 (19.25%) Analyst
3 149 (18.51%) Test Engineer
4 146 (18.14%) Developer
5 139 (17.27%) Test Analyst
6 117 (14.53%) Test Automation Engineer
7 110 (13.66%) Automation Tester
8 98 (12.17%) QA Engineer
9 61 (7.58%) Automation Test Analyst
9 61 (7.58%) Java Developer
10 55 (6.83%) Java Engineer
11 53 (6.58%) Software Tester
12 50 (6.21%) QA Automation Engineer
13 48 (5.96%) Selenium Test Analyst
14 43 (5.34%) QA Analyst
15 37 (4.60%) QA Tester
16 35 (4.35%) QA Test Engineer
17 34 (4.22%) Software Test Engineer
18 32 (3.98%) Software Developer
19 31 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (16.15%) AngularJS
2 121 (15.03%) Web Services
3 93 (11.55%) .NET
4 88 (10.93%) HTML
5 78 (9.69%) Spring
6 70 (8.70%) CSS
7 69 (8.57%) SOAP
8 66 (8.20%) RESTful
9 63 (7.83%) REST
10 56 (6.96%) XML
11 55 (6.83%) JSON
11 55 (6.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 53 (6.58%) React
13 45 (5.59%) jQuery
14 44 (5.47%) HTML5
15 40 (4.97%) Java EE
16 35 (4.35%) Angular 2
16 35 (4.35%) ASP.NET
17 33 (4.10%) Hibernate
18 30 (3.73%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.94%) Computer Science
2 45 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (2.98%) Mobile App
4 22 (2.73%) N-Tier
5 20 (2.48%) User Experience
6 16 (1.99%) Client/Server
7 15 (1.86%) iPad
8 14 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.87%) Linked Data
12 6 (0.75%) Replication
12 6 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.37%) Semantic Web
13 3 (0.37%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.25%) PDA
14 2 (0.25%) Xbox
15 1 (0.12%) Data Structures
15 1 (0.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 114 (14.16%) Windows
2 57 (7.08%) Linux
3 29 (3.60%) Unix
4 16 (1.99%) Android
5 12 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.24%) Solaris
7 3 (0.37%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 668 (82.98%) Test Automation
2 566 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (28.07%) Scrum
4 184 (22.86%) BDD
5 180 (22.36%) Test Scripting
6 175 (21.74%) TDD
7 141 (17.52%) Manual Testing
8 130 (16.15%) Software Testing
9 109 (13.54%) Software Engineering
10 108 (13.42%) Test Strategy
11 105 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
12 99 (12.30%) Regression Testing
13 95 (11.80%) MVC
14 89 (11.06%) SDLC
15 88 (10.93%) Performance Testing
16 81 (10.06%) Functional Testing
17 79 (9.81%) Mentoring
18 73 (9.07%) Unit Testing
19 71 (8.82%) OO
20 70 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 370 (45.96%) Java
2 271 (33.66%) SQL
3 247 (30.68%) C#
4 182 (22.61%) JavaScript
5 133 (16.52%) Python
6 68 (8.45%) Ruby
7 61 (7.58%) C++
8 49 (6.09%) T-SQL
9 44 (5.47%) C
10 39 (4.84%) PHP
11 30 (3.73%) TypeScript
12 23 (2.86%) ES6
12 23 (2.86%) PL/SQL
13 19 (2.36%) Shell Script
14 18 (2.24%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.99%) Scala
16 15 (1.86%) Groovy
16 15 (1.86%) Perl
17 10 (1.24%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.75%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 155 (19.25%) Degree
2 146 (18.14%) ISTQB
3 100 (12.42%) ISEB
4 67 (8.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 38 (4.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (1.49%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.37%) PMP
8 3 (0.37%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.25%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.12%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (37.64%) QA
2 4 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (3.60%) Docker
2 8 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.37%) Firmware
4 1 (0.12%) etcd
4 1 (0.12%) LXC
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (5.84%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.75%) Puppet
3 6 (0.75%) Terraform
4 5 (0.62%) Galera Cluster
4 5 (0.62%) Mesos
4 5 (0.62%) OpenNebula
4 5 (0.62%) Packer
5 2 (0.25%) Ansible
5 2 (0.25%) Grafana
5 2 (0.25%) rkt
6 1 (0.12%) Consul
6 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.12%) Icinga
6 1 (0.12%) Nagios
6 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 73 (9.07%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.09%) Oracle
3 42 (5.22%) HP
4 26 (3.23%) SAP
5 18 (2.24%) Google
6 10 (1.24%) Red Hat
7 6 (0.75%) hybris
7 6 (0.75%) Talend
8 5 (0.62%) Apple
8 5 (0.62%) Facebook
9 4 (0.50%) webMethods
10 3 (0.37%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.37%) Green Hat
10 3 (0.37%) IBM
10 3 (0.37%) Sophos
11 2 (0.25%) Dynatrace
11 2 (0.25%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.25%) Telerik
11 2 (0.25%) Zend
12 1 (0.12%) Capita