Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South East
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 126 113
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 741 720 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.94% 2.52% 2.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.79% 11.91% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 669 621 835
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,650 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +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 5,010 6,046 6,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.91% 21.16% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4,224 5,284 5,304
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 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +54 262 £50,000 +5.26% 39
Hampshire +11 209 £45,000 +8.43% 19
Berkshire +38 134 £50,000 +11.11% 25
Surrey +13 106 £50,000 -4.76% 19
West Sussex -6 91 £45,000 +8.43% 7
Buckinghamshire +52 82 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East Sussex +17 56 £44,000 -2.22% 6
Oxfordshire +2 46 £55,000 +4.76% 10
Kent -13 16 £43,750 +12.90% 9
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 527 (71.12%) Test Automation
2 448 (60.46%) Agile Software Development
3 318 (42.91%) C#
4 303 (40.89%) Java
5 271 (36.57%) QA
6 243 (32.79%) Cucumber
7 206 (27.80%) JavaScript
8 204 (27.53%) Git (software)
9 197 (26.59%) WebDriver
9 197 (26.59%) SQL
10 187 (25.24%) JIRA
11 186 (25.10%) Scrum
12 176 (23.75%) SpecFlow
13 172 (23.21%) TDD
14 169 (22.81%) .NET
15 151 (20.38%) Microsoft
16 146 (19.70%) BDD
16 146 (19.70%) Jenkins
16 146 (19.70%) Manual Testing
17 118 (15.92%) Confluence
18 112 (15.11%) Test Scripting
19 107 (14.44%) Degree
20 104 (14.04%) SQL Server
20 104 (14.04%) Docker
21 103 (13.90%) React
22 102 (13.77%) Azure
23 99 (13.36%) AngularJS
23 99 (13.36%) HTML
24 95 (12.82%) CSS
24 95 (12.82%) Software Testing

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
1 118 (15.92%) Confluence
2 13 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (1.62%) JBoss
4 7 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.81%) GlassFish
5 6 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.54%) CMS
7 4 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.40%) Drupal
8 3 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.40%) SugarCRM
8 3 (0.40%) WordPress
9 2 (0.27%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) CICS
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.13%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 102 (13.77%) Azure
2 42 (5.67%) SaaS
3 41 (5.53%) AWS
4 22 (2.97%) BrowserStack
4 22 (2.97%) GitHub
5 21 (2.83%) GCP
6 18 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.35%) Datadog
7 10 (1.35%) Serverless
8 8 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.94%) npm
10 6 (0.81%) Tricentis Tosca
11 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.54%) CloudBees
12 2 (0.27%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (0.27%) Yarn
13 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.13%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.13%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.94%) DNS
1 7 (0.94%) HTTP
1 7 (0.94%) MPLS
1 7 (0.94%) SNMP
2 4 (0.54%) Wireshark
3 3 (0.40%) Firewall
3 3 (0.40%) Network Security
3 3 (0.40%) Skype
3 3 (0.40%) SSH
3 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.40%) VoIP
4 2 (0.27%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.13%) 5G
5 1 (0.13%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.13%) Telnet
5 1 (0.13%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 64 (8.64%) MongoDB
3 50 (6.75%) Redis
4 47 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (4.72%) NoSQL
6 30 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 18 (2.43%) Big Data
8 17 (2.29%) MySQL
9 11 (1.48%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.54%) JasperReports
12 3 (0.40%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.40%) InfluxDB
12 3 (0.40%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.40%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.27%) DB2
13 2 (0.27%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 243 (32.79%) Cucumber
2 204 (27.53%) Git (software)
3 197 (26.59%) WebDriver
4 187 (25.24%) JIRA
5 176 (23.75%) SpecFlow
6 146 (19.70%) Jenkins
7 78 (10.53%) JUnit
8 71 (9.58%) JMeter
8 71 (9.58%) Maven
9 67 (9.04%) Visual Studio
10 45 (6.07%) SoapUI
11 42 (5.67%) Appium
11 42 (5.67%) Jasmine
12 41 (5.53%) webpack
13 37 (4.99%) Babel
14 33 (4.45%) Mocha
15 28 (3.78%) HP UFT
16 27 (3.64%) Bitbucket
17 25 (3.37%) TeamCity
17 25 (3.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 88 (11.88%) Retail
2 76 (10.26%) Finance
3 15 (2.02%) Marketing
4 11 (1.48%) Public Sector
5 10 (1.35%) Automotive
6 8 (1.08%) Games
7 7 (0.94%) Back Office
8 6 (0.81%) Advertising
9 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.54%) Banking
9 4 (0.54%) Legal
9 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.54%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.13%) Electronics
10 1 (0.13%) Law
10 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (25.91%) Developer
2 156 (21.05%) Analyst
3 150 (20.24%) Test Engineer
4 105 (14.17%) Test Analyst
5 98 (13.23%) Tester
6 79 (10.66%) Software Test Engineer
7 77 (10.39%) QA Engineer
8 67 (9.04%) Test Automation Engineer
9 61 (8.23%) Software Engineer
10 59 (7.96%) Automation Tester
11 58 (7.83%) Java Developer
12 57 (7.69%) QA Analyst
13 50 (6.75%) Senior Developer
14 40 (5.40%) Software Developer
15 38 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
16 35 (4.72%) UI Developer
17 32 (4.32%) Automation Test Analyst
17 32 (4.32%) Development Engineer
18 31 (4.18%) React Developer
18 31 (4.18%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (22.81%) .NET
2 103 (13.90%) React
3 99 (13.36%) AngularJS
3 99 (13.36%) HTML
4 95 (12.82%) CSS
5 94 (12.69%) Spring
6 83 (11.20%) RESTful
7 77 (10.39%) Gherkin
8 53 (7.15%) Web Services
9 52 (7.02%) REST
10 48 (6.48%) Kafka
11 43 (5.80%) Node.js
12 42 (5.67%) SOAP
13 39 (5.26%) jQuery
14 38 (5.13%) Enzyme
15 32 (4.32%) ASP.NET
16 31 (4.18%) Ajax
17 29 (3.91%) HTML5
17 29 (3.91%) JSON
18 28 (3.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.34%) Mobile App
2 35 (4.72%) User Experience
3 32 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 12 (1.62%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.21%) Driving Licence
9 7 (0.94%) Life Science
10 6 (0.81%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.67%) LIMS
11 5 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.54%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.54%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.27%) iPad
14 2 (0.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 59 (7.96%) Linux
2 42 (5.67%) Android
3 37 (4.99%) Apple iOS
4 25 (3.37%) Windows
5 14 (1.89%) Unix
6 3 (0.40%) CentOS
6 3 (0.40%) Debian
6 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (71.12%) Test Automation
2 448 (60.46%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (25.10%) Scrum
4 172 (23.21%) TDD
5 146 (19.70%) BDD
5 146 (19.70%) Manual Testing
6 112 (15.11%) Test Scripting
7 95 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 95 (12.82%) DevOps
7 95 (12.82%) Software Testing
8 93 (12.55%) Test Strategy
9 86 (11.61%) Regression Testing
10 81 (10.93%) SDLC
11 79 (10.66%) Computer Science
12 77 (10.39%) Microservices
13 74 (9.99%) Software Engineering
14 67 (9.04%) Mentoring
15 63 (8.50%) Integration Testing
16 62 (8.37%) Unit Testing
17 59 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 318 (42.91%) C#
2 303 (40.89%) Java
3 206 (27.80%) JavaScript
4 197 (26.59%) SQL
5 61 (8.23%) Python
6 45 (6.07%) ES6
7 40 (5.40%) ES7
8 37 (4.99%) Java 8
9 29 (3.91%) C++
10 27 (3.64%) Ruby
11 25 (3.37%) T-SQL
12 21 (2.83%) C
13 17 (2.29%) PowerShell
14 14 (1.89%) Go
15 12 (1.62%) PHP
16 11 (1.48%) Groovy
17 7 (0.94%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.94%) TypeScript
18 5 (0.67%) Scala
19 3 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 107 (14.44%) Degree
2 95 (12.82%) ISTQB
3 62 (8.37%) ISEB
4 53 (7.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (2.97%) Security Cleared
6 17 (2.29%) SC Cleared
7 15 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.40%) CISSP
9 3 (0.40%) HND
10 2 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 271 (36.57%) QA
2 12 (1.62%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.54%) WCAG
4 2 (0.27%) GAMP
4 2 (0.27%) PMO
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 104 (14.04%) Docker
2 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) ACF2
3 1 (0.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 47 (6.34%) Marathon
1 47 (6.34%) Mesos
2 27 (3.64%) Kubernetes
3 25 (3.37%) Puppet
4 13 (1.75%) Kibana
5 7 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.67%) Ansible
6 5 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.40%) Ambari
7 3 (0.40%) Grafana
7 3 (0.40%) HP ALM
7 3 (0.40%) SELinux
8 2 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.27%) Terraform
9 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.13%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.13%) nmon
Vendors
1 151 (20.38%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.32%) Splunk
3 23 (3.10%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 22 (2.97%) Google
5 20 (2.70%) Oracle
6 18 (2.43%) SAP
7 8 (1.08%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.54%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.54%) VMware
9 3 (0.40%) HP
9 3 (0.40%) hybris
9 3 (0.40%) Perforce
10 2 (0.27%) BT
10 2 (0.27%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.27%) Informatica
10 2 (0.27%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.13%) Centrify
11 1 (0.13%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.13%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.13%) UiPath