Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 63 48
Rank change year-on-year -20 -15 +33
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 12 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.30% 3.07% 4.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.06% 12.50% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 44
Watford median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% +42.86% -30.00%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -23.81% +23.53% -5.56%

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 170 224 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 18.42% 24.59% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 136 194 174
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Watford region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 9 (75.00%) QA
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
4 8 (66.67%) Java
5 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
6 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
6 6 (50.00%) Gherkin
7 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
7 5 (41.67%) JBehave
7 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
7 5 (41.67%) Unix
7 5 (41.67%) Finance
7 5 (41.67%) Maven
7 5 (41.67%) SDET
7 5 (41.67%) Java 8
8 4 (33.33%) Data-Driven Testing
8 4 (33.33%) QA Automation
8 4 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
8 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
8 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 4 (33.33%) TDD
8 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
8 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 4 (33.33%) Java EE
8 4 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (33.33%) BDD

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 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) Jetty
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (41.67%) JBehave
3 5 (41.67%) Maven
4 3 (25.00%) Gradle
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) Robot Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (8.33%) gulp
6 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (8.33%) JMeter
6 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) QA Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
3 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) DOM
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) JAXB
4 1 (8.33%) JDBC
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Kafka
4 1 (8.33%) lodash
4 1 (8.33%) SAX
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) SDET
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) Data-Driven Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (33.33%) QA Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
6 3 (25.00%) API Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Java 8
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) IBM