Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
England > South West
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 91 85
Rank change year-on-year -19 -6 +39
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 273 353 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.83% 3.42% 3.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.45% 15.12% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 205 312 325
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +15.63% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,075 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,889 2,334 2,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.61% 22.63% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,488 1,910 2,049
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,963 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.93% - +5.26%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in the South West

Selenium
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in the South West.

Salary trend for Selenium in the South West

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in the South West over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Selenium in the South West

Selenium
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Bristol -20 94 £42,500 -19.05% 29
Gloucestershire -31 45 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Somerset +26 42 £45,000 +7.07% 6
Wiltshire -24 36 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Dorset +12 26 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Devon +4 16 £38,750 +3.33% 4
Cornwall - 14 £57,500 -
Selenium
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 West region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 229 (83.88%) Test Automation
2 199 (72.89%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (46.15%) C#
4 112 (41.03%) Java
5 96 (35.16%) DevOps
6 92 (33.70%) Cucumber
7 87 (31.87%) QA
8 83 (30.40%) Scrum
9 80 (29.30%) JavaScript
10 79 (28.94%) Jenkins
11 74 (27.11%) BDD
12 72 (26.37%) Finance
13 65 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
14 63 (23.08%) WebDriver
14 63 (23.08%) SpecFlow
15 54 (19.78%) JIRA
15 54 (19.78%) Python
16 52 (19.05%) Mentoring
17 49 (17.95%) TDD
18 48 (17.58%) .NET
19 45 (16.48%) Gherkin
20 44 (16.12%) Azure
20 44 (16.12%) Git (software)
21 43 (15.75%) Manual Testing
21 43 (15.75%) JMeter
22 41 (15.02%) Software Engineering
23 39 (14.29%) Software Testing
23 39 (14.29%) SQL
24 38 (13.92%) Continuous Delivery
25 36 (13.19%) Docker

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (5.86%) JBoss
2 15 (5.49%) Confluence
3 14 (5.13%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.20%) IIS
5 5 (1.83%) MQSeries
5 5 (1.83%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.47%) CMS
6 4 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.73%) Apache
8 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (16.12%) Azure
2 21 (7.69%) AWS
3 14 (5.13%) GCP
4 13 (4.76%) Apigee
4 13 (4.76%) OpenShift
5 7 (2.56%) GitHub
6 6 (2.20%) npm
6 6 (2.20%) NuGet
6 6 (2.20%) SaaS
7 2 (0.73%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.37%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.83%) Firewall
2 2 (0.73%) PBX
2 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.09%) MySQL
2 32 (11.72%) MongoDB
3 30 (10.99%) Relational Database
4 27 (9.89%) Hadoop
5 22 (8.06%) SQL Server
6 21 (7.69%) Big Data
7 17 (6.23%) NoSQL
8 15 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (4.76%) Apache Hive
10 11 (4.03%) Data Lake
10 11 (4.03%) DataStage
11 6 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.83%) IBM InfoSphere
12 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.47%) GIS
14 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 2 (0.73%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.73%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 92 (33.70%) Cucumber
2 79 (28.94%) Jenkins
3 63 (23.08%) SpecFlow
3 63 (23.08%) WebDriver
4 54 (19.78%) JIRA
5 44 (16.12%) Git (software)
6 43 (15.75%) JMeter
7 27 (9.89%) SoapUI
8 20 (7.33%) LoadRunner
9 18 (6.59%) Eclipse
9 18 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (5.49%) Protractor
11 14 (5.13%) NUnit
12 13 (4.76%) Artifactory
12 13 (4.76%) Maven
12 13 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (4.40%) Appium
13 12 (4.40%) HP UFT
14 10 (3.66%) Ant
14 10 (3.66%) Subversion
General
1 72 (26.37%) Finance
2 33 (12.09%) Public Sector
3 32 (11.72%) Retail
4 24 (8.79%) Marketing
5 23 (8.42%) Telecoms
6 22 (8.06%) Electronics
6 22 (8.06%) Manufacturing
7 18 (6.59%) Banking
8 2 (0.73%) Fire and Rescue
8 2 (0.73%) Local Government
8 2 (0.73%) Police
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (19.78%) Analyst
1 54 (19.78%) Developer
2 49 (17.95%) Test Engineer
3 48 (17.58%) Tester
4 43 (15.75%) Test Analyst
5 30 (10.99%) Test Automation Engineer
6 25 (9.16%) Automation Tester
6 25 (9.16%) Software Developer
7 20 (7.33%) Software Engineer
8 19 (6.96%) Automation Test Analyst
9 17 (6.23%) QA Analyst
10 16 (5.86%) QA Engineer
11 15 (5.49%) QA Leader
12 12 (4.40%) Developer in Test
13 11 (4.03%) Automation Engineer
13 11 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (4.03%) Test Leader
14 10 (3.66%) QA Tester
14 10 (3.66%) Selenium Test Analyst
14 10 (3.66%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (17.58%) .NET
2 45 (16.48%) Gherkin
3 32 (11.72%) Node.js
4 28 (10.26%) HTML
5 26 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 22 (8.06%) CSS
7 20 (7.33%) RESTful
8 14 (5.13%) .NET Core
8 14 (5.13%) REST
9 13 (4.76%) Kafka
9 13 (4.76%) React
9 13 (4.76%) Vue.js
10 12 (4.40%) HTML5
11 11 (4.03%) .NET Framework
11 11 (4.03%) JSON
11 11 (4.03%) Sass
11 11 (4.03%) Web Services
12 10 (3.66%) XML
13 9 (3.30%) ASP.NET
14 8 (2.93%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.36%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.86%) Cyberthreat
3 10 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.83%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.83%) User Experience
5 4 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.37%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.37%) iPhone
7 1 (0.37%) Robotics
7 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.03%) Linux
2 8 (2.93%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.20%) Windows
4 5 (1.83%) Android
4 5 (1.83%) zOS
5 2 (0.73%) Unix
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (83.88%) Test Automation
2 199 (72.89%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (35.16%) DevOps
4 83 (30.40%) Scrum
5 74 (27.11%) BDD
6 65 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 49 (17.95%) TDD
9 43 (15.75%) Manual Testing
10 41 (15.02%) Software Engineering
11 39 (14.29%) Software Testing
12 38 (13.92%) Continuous Delivery
13 26 (9.52%) SDLC
13 26 (9.52%) Waterfall
14 25 (9.16%) Test Strategy
15 24 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (8.42%) Non-Functional Testing
16 23 (8.42%) Programme Management
16 23 (8.42%) Regression Testing
17 22 (8.06%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 126 (46.15%) C#
2 112 (41.03%) Java
3 80 (29.30%) JavaScript
4 54 (19.78%) Python
5 39 (14.29%) SQL
6 33 (12.09%) C++
7 16 (5.86%) TypeScript
8 13 (4.76%) Go
8 13 (4.76%) Ruby
8 13 (4.76%) Scala
9 11 (4.03%) R
10 9 (3.30%) PHP
11 5 (1.83%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.10%) C
13 2 (0.73%) Java 8
13 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.37%) ES6
14 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (13.19%) Security Cleared
2 35 (12.82%) ISTQB
3 31 (11.36%) DV Cleared
4 26 (9.52%) ISEB
5 21 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 13 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.10%) Degree
8 2 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.37%) MCSD
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (31.87%) QA
System Software
1 36 (13.19%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.83%) Puppet
3 4 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (9.16%) Microsoft
1 25 (9.16%) SAP
2 22 (8.06%) Oracle
3 18 (6.59%) Teradata
4 15 (5.49%) Google
5 13 (4.76%) Atlassian
5 13 (4.76%) Informatica
5 13 (4.76%) Veracode
6 12 (4.40%) Apple
7 11 (4.03%) Ab Initio
8 8 (2.93%) hybris
9 6 (2.20%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 6 (2.20%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.83%) IBM
10 5 (1.83%) Netezza
11 4 (1.47%) HP
12 2 (0.73%) Capita
12 2 (0.73%) VMware
13 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.37%) Samsung