Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South East
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 107 122
Rank change year-on-year +26 +15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 289 745 734
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.56% 2.96% 2.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.10% 14.72% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 292 680 642
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.04%

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 1,690 5,062 6,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.80% 20.09% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,462 4,254 5,360
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,050 £32,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £68,050
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +5.94% +1.00%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 +30 95 £50,000 - 15
Hampshire +18 78 £45,000 - 11
Berkshire +50 71 £50,000 - 12
West Sussex +20 52 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East Sussex +38 37 £50,000 +13.64% 6
Surrey +26 24 £46,250 -7.50% 6
Oxfordshire +43 17 £55,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Kent +41 3 £35,000 -17.65%
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 215 (74.39%) Test Automation
2 153 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (52.25%) C#
4 144 (49.83%) QA
5 106 (36.68%) WebDriver
6 93 (32.18%) .NET
7 86 (29.76%) SQL
8 83 (28.72%) SpecFlow
9 79 (27.34%) BDD
10 77 (26.64%) JavaScript
11 74 (25.61%) TDD
11 74 (25.61%) Skype
12 68 (23.53%) Java
13 67 (23.18%) SQL Server
14 63 (21.80%) Cucumber
15 61 (21.11%) Degree
15 61 (21.11%) Git (software)
16 60 (20.76%) Docker
17 53 (18.34%) Kubernetes
18 50 (17.30%) Gherkin
19 46 (15.92%) React
20 45 (15.57%) Computer Science
21 43 (14.88%) TypeScript
22 42 (14.53%) Azure
23 41 (14.19%) Manual Testing
24 40 (13.84%) Vue.js
25 39 (13.49%) API Testing
25 39 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
25 39 (13.49%) ISTQB
26 37 (12.80%) JIRA

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 22 (7.61%) Confluence
2 11 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.46%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (3.81%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.35%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.53%) Azure
2 27 (9.34%) AWS
3 15 (5.19%) BrowserStack
3 15 (5.19%) GCP
4 9 (3.11%) SaaS
5 6 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.08%) Yarn
6 4 (1.38%) BlazeMeter
6 4 (1.38%) npm
7 1 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 74 (25.61%) Skype
2 8 (2.77%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.08%) H.323
3 6 (2.08%) Network Security
4 5 (1.73%) HTTP
4 5 (1.73%) Intranet
5 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (23.18%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.73%) NoSQL
3 15 (5.19%) MySQL
4 5 (1.73%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.04%) Big Data
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.04%) Redis
6 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 106 (36.68%) WebDriver
2 83 (28.72%) SpecFlow
3 63 (21.80%) Cucumber
4 61 (21.11%) Git (software)
5 37 (12.80%) JIRA
6 30 (10.38%) Jenkins
7 28 (9.69%) Postman
8 20 (6.92%) Appium
8 20 (6.92%) SoapUI
9 19 (6.57%) JUnit
9 19 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (4.84%) JMeter
10 14 (4.84%) PHPUnit
11 12 (4.15%) Visual Studio
12 11 (3.81%) TestNG
13 7 (2.42%) Maven
14 6 (2.08%) Robot Framework
14 6 (2.08%) webpack
15 5 (1.73%) Jasmine
15 5 (1.73%) NUnit
General
1 28 (9.69%) Finance
2 11 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (3.81%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.08%) Public Sector
4 4 (1.38%) Retail
5 2 (0.69%) Electronics
5 2 (0.69%) Local Government
5 2 (0.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.35%) Advertising
6 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (26.99%) Analyst
2 77 (26.64%) Test Analyst
3 70 (24.22%) Developer
4 51 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
5 46 (15.92%) QA Engineer
6 42 (14.53%) QA Analyst
6 42 (14.53%) Tester
7 41 (14.19%) QA Test Analyst
8 40 (13.84%) Test Engineer
9 38 (13.15%) Software Developer
10 35 (12.11%) Automation Tester
11 33 (11.42%) QA Automation Analyst
12 28 (9.69%) Senior Developer
13 25 (8.65%) Test Automation Engineer
14 19 (6.57%) Senior QA Engineer
15 18 (6.23%) QA Test Engineer
16 16 (5.54%) Senior Software Developer
17 14 (4.84%) .NET Developer
17 14 (4.84%) .NET Software Developer
18 13 (4.50%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (32.18%) .NET
2 50 (17.30%) Gherkin
3 46 (15.92%) React
4 40 (13.84%) Vue.js
5 32 (11.07%) .NET Core
5 32 (11.07%) HTML
6 29 (10.03%) CSS
7 14 (4.84%) ASP.NET
7 14 (4.84%) jQuery
7 14 (4.84%) RESTful
8 12 (4.15%) AngularJS
8 12 (4.15%) LAMP
8 12 (4.15%) XHTML
9 9 (3.11%) REST
9 9 (3.11%) SOAP
9 9 (3.11%) WebRTC
9 9 (3.11%) XML
10 8 (2.77%) HTML5
11 7 (2.42%) Node.js
12 6 (2.08%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (3.46%) User Experience
3 9 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.77%) Over-the-Top Content
5 6 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.73%) LIMS
6 5 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.04%) RIA
8 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.96%) Linux
2 20 (6.92%) Windows
3 15 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.50%) Android
5 5 (1.73%) Unix
6 3 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (74.39%) Test Automation
2 153 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (27.34%) BDD
4 74 (25.61%) TDD
5 45 (15.57%) Computer Science
6 41 (14.19%) Manual Testing
7 39 (13.49%) API Testing
7 39 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (12.46%) Mentoring
8 36 (12.46%) Scrum
9 34 (11.76%) DevOps
9 34 (11.76%) Software Testing
10 33 (11.42%) QA Automation
11 32 (11.07%) Test Scripting
12 29 (10.03%) Mathematics
13 27 (9.34%) Physics
14 25 (8.65%) Software Engineering
15 24 (8.30%) Scenario Testing
16 23 (7.96%) SDET
16 23 (7.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 151 (52.25%) C#
2 86 (29.76%) SQL
3 77 (26.64%) JavaScript
4 68 (23.53%) Java
5 43 (14.88%) TypeScript
6 20 (6.92%) PHP
7 18 (6.23%) Python
8 10 (3.46%) C
9 7 (2.42%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.73%) C++
10 5 (1.73%) ES6
10 5 (1.73%) Go
10 5 (1.73%) Java 8
11 3 (1.04%) Ruby
11 3 (1.04%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.04%) XPath
12 2 (0.69%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.69%) ES7
12 2 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 61 (21.11%) Degree
2 39 (13.49%) ISTQB
3 33 (11.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 32 (11.07%) ISEB
5 9 (3.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.38%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.04%) HND
9 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (49.83%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) PMO
System Software
1 60 (20.76%) Docker
2 6 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.08%) KVM
2 6 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (18.34%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.69%) Ansible
5 1 (0.35%) MIIS
5 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (10.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.54%) Google
3 6 (2.08%) VMware
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle
5 3 (1.04%) HP
6 2 (0.69%) Perfecto Mobile
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe
7 1 (0.35%) OutSystems
7 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.35%) SAP
7 1 (0.35%) Workday
7 1 (0.35%) Xamarin