Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 47 97
Rank change year-on-year -12 +50 -20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 36 41 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.70% 4.01% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.65% 20.92% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 3
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,625 £60,000 £67,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £44,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +18.64% -6.84% -8.65%

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 Watford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 204 196 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 20.97% 19.18% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 173 184 134
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% +26.47% -10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Watford

Selenium
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Watford

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Watford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 32 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 31 (86.11%) Cucumber
2 31 (86.11%) BDD
2 31 (86.11%) Java
2 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (83.33%) TDD
3 30 (83.33%) QA
4 28 (77.78%) Scrum
5 25 (69.44%) SDET
6 24 (66.67%) Gherkin
7 16 (44.44%) WebDriver
7 16 (44.44%) QA Automation
8 14 (38.89%) API Testing
8 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
9 13 (36.11%) JUnit
9 13 (36.11%) XML
9 13 (36.11%) Finance
10 12 (33.33%) Web Services
10 12 (33.33%) SQL
11 10 (27.78%) Internet
11 10 (27.78%) JBehave
11 10 (27.78%) RESTful
11 10 (27.78%) REST
11 10 (27.78%) RIA
11 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
12 9 (25.00%) ATDD
12 9 (25.00%) Test Strategy
12 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
13 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 6 (16.67%) Degree

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) Confluence
1 3 (8.33%) Drupal
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (86.11%) Cucumber
2 16 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 13 (36.11%) JUnit
4 10 (27.78%) JBehave
4 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.11%) JIRA
5 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.33%) Maven
7 1 (2.78%) NUnit
7 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.78%) WATIR
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
1 12 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Test Automation Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Test Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Developer in Test
5 8 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) QA Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Lead
9 2 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (5.56%) QA Leader
9 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Test Leader
10 1 (2.78%) Principal Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 13 (36.11%) XML
3 12 (33.33%) Web Services
4 10 (27.78%) REST
4 10 (27.78%) RESTful
5 5 (13.89%) .NET
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (8.33%) Spring
7 2 (5.56%) CSS
7 2 (5.56%) HTML
7 2 (5.56%) JSON
7 2 (5.56%) OAuth2
7 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) RIA
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Fintech
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (86.11%) BDD
3 30 (83.33%) TDD
4 28 (77.78%) Scrum
5 25 (69.44%) SDET
6 16 (44.44%) QA Automation
7 14 (38.89%) API Testing
7 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.00%) ATDD
8 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 9 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
9 3 (8.33%) People Management
9 3 (8.33%) Test Management
9 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.56%) SOA
11 1 (2.78%) ETL
11 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.33%) Groovy
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe
1 2 (5.56%) Sybase