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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 170 175 123
Rank change year-on-year +5 -52 +20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1,645 586 246
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.30% 1.86% 2.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.64% 8.46% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 937 531 223
10th Percentile £38,550 £34,000 £35,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £84,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17,058 6,926 2,042
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 23.89% 22.01% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8,345 5,663 1,747
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £41,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%

Selenium
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Selenium trend for jobs with a WFH option

Selenium
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Selenium.

Selenium salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Selenium
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Selenium over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Selenium salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, Selenium job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Selenium.

1 1,202 (73.07%) Test Automation
2 1,020 (62.01%) Agile
3 817 (49.67%) QA
4 780 (47.42%) Java
5 636 (38.66%) C#
6 595 (36.17%) JavaScript
7 527 (32.04%) CI/CD
8 451 (27.42%) Cucumber
9 445 (27.05%) Azure
10 437 (26.57%) DevOps
11 435 (26.44%) Software Testing
12 414 (25.17%) Jenkins
13 412 (25.05%) Python
14 404 (24.56%) Finance
15 397 (24.13%) API Testing
16 383 (23.28%) .NET
17 374 (22.74%) Git (software)
18 365 (22.19%) BDD
19 353 (21.46%) Cypress.io
19 353 (21.46%) Postman
20 346 (21.03%) SQL
21 345 (20.97%) React
22 329 (20.00%) AWS
23 303 (18.42%) TDD
23 303 (18.42%) SDLC
24 301 (18.30%) Scrum
25 286 (17.39%) JIRA
25 286 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
26 272 (16.53%) Social Skills
27 262 (15.93%) REST

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 106 (6.44%) Confluence
2 24 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
3 22 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (1.09%) IIS
5 17 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 13 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (0.73%) JBoss
8 11 (0.67%) Apache Airflow
8 11 (0.67%) Ethereum
8 11 (0.67%) IBM Domino
8 11 (0.67%) Jupyter
9 8 (0.49%) SharePoint
10 7 (0.43%) ThingWorx
11 6 (0.36%) Apache
12 4 (0.24%) Drupal
13 3 (0.18%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.12%) Camunda
14 2 (0.12%) nginx
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.30%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.12%) Sketch
5 1 (0.061%) InVision
5 1 (0.061%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (0.67%) Ripple
1 11 (0.67%) Ripple XRP
2 8 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.061%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.061%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 445 (27.05%) Azure
2 329 (20.00%) AWS
3 160 (9.73%) BrowserStack
4 138 (8.39%) SaaS
5 136 (8.27%) GitHub
6 100 (6.08%) GCP
7 97 (5.90%) Sauce Labs
8 45 (2.74%) Serverless
9 25 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 25 (1.52%) OpenShift
9 25 (1.52%) PaaS
10 23 (1.40%) CloudBees
10 23 (1.40%) IaaS
11 22 (1.34%) Amazon S3
11 22 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
12 21 (1.28%) Stripe
13 20 (1.22%) Cloudflare
14 19 (1.16%) GitHub Actions
15 17 (1.03%) npm
15 17 (1.03%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.04%) HTTP
2 19 (1.16%) AMQP
3 15 (0.91%) DNS
4 11 (0.67%) Broadband
5 7 (0.43%) Internet
5 7 (0.43%) PBX
5 7 (0.43%) VoIP
6 6 (0.36%) DSL
7 5 (0.30%) SSL
8 4 (0.24%) PSTN
8 4 (0.24%) TETRA
9 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.18%) RTP
9 3 (0.18%) STUN
10 2 (0.12%) H.323
10 2 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.12%) VPN
10 2 (0.12%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.061%) LoRaWAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 105 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
3 96 (5.84%) MySQL
4 51 (3.10%) Big Data
5 49 (2.98%) Relational Database
6 45 (2.74%) MongoDB
7 44 (2.67%) NoSQL
8 42 (2.55%) Amazon Aurora
9 36 (2.19%) Redis
10 34 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 16 (0.97%) Oracle Database
12 15 (0.91%) Amazon Athena
12 15 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (0.67%) Data Lake
13 11 (0.67%) Parquet
14 9 (0.55%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.36%) Data Mining
16 4 (0.24%) Apache Hive
16 4 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
17 3 (0.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 451 (27.42%) Cucumber
2 414 (25.17%) Jenkins
3 374 (22.74%) Git (software)
4 353 (21.46%) Cypress.io
4 353 (21.46%) Postman
5 286 (17.39%) JIRA
6 262 (15.93%) SpecFlow
7 207 (12.58%) Appium
8 198 (12.04%) WebDriver
9 182 (11.06%) JMeter
10 154 (9.36%) JUnit
11 109 (6.63%) REST Assured
12 90 (5.47%) SoapUI
13 80 (4.86%) NUnit
14 70 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
15 66 (4.01%) Maven
15 66 (4.01%) Visual Studio
16 64 (3.89%) Protractor
16 64 (3.89%) webpack
17 59 (3.59%) TestNG
General
1 404 (24.56%) Finance
2 272 (16.53%) Social Skills
3 172 (10.46%) Public Sector
4 166 (10.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 140 (8.51%) Banking
6 122 (7.42%) Retail
7 102 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
8 70 (4.26%) Marketing
9 44 (2.67%) Organisational Skills
10 40 (2.43%) Games
11 38 (2.31%) Financial Institution
12 27 (1.64%) Advertising
13 24 (1.46%) Manufacturing
14 20 (1.22%) Local Government
15 16 (0.97%) Automotive
16 15 (0.91%) Aviation
17 13 (0.79%) Telecoms
18 12 (0.73%) Environmental Health
19 11 (0.67%) Back Office
20 10 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 333 (20.24%) QA Engineer
2 285 (17.33%) Developer
3 265 (16.11%) Test Engineer
4 229 (13.92%) Tester
5 171 (10.40%) Software Engineer
6 168 (10.21%) Automation Tester
7 124 (7.54%) Test Automation Engineer
8 105 (6.38%) Analyst
9 100 (6.08%) Automation Engineer
10 90 (5.47%) Software Developer
11 89 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
12 84 (5.11%) QA Automation Engineer
13 82 (4.98%) Test Analyst
14 73 (4.44%) Developer in Test
14 73 (4.44%) Senior Developer
15 68 (4.13%) Quality Engineer
16 66 (4.01%) Senior QA Engineer
17 52 (3.16%) Senior Tester
18 49 (2.98%) Java Engineer
19 48 (2.92%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (23.28%) .NET
2 345 (20.97%) React
3 262 (15.93%) REST
4 218 (13.25%) AngularJS
5 179 (10.88%) HTML
6 149 (9.06%) CSS
7 132 (8.02%) Node.js
7 132 (8.02%) SOAP
8 120 (7.29%) JSON
9 119 (7.23%) Gherkin
10 108 (6.57%) Web Services
11 90 (5.47%) Puppeteer
12 87 (5.29%) J2EE
12 87 (5.29%) Spring
13 86 (5.23%) .NET Core
14 84 (5.11%) RESTful
15 83 (5.05%) Jest
16 68 (4.13%) ASP.NET
17 61 (3.71%) .NET Framework
18 60 (3.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 160 (9.73%) User Experience
2 156 (9.48%) Mobile App
3 103 (6.26%) Cloud Native
4 66 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
5 64 (3.89%) Blockchain
6 53 (3.22%) Social Network
7 39 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
8 35 (2.13%) Virtual Team
9 30 (1.82%) Private Cloud
10 27 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (1.58%) Video\Live Streaming
12 24 (1.46%) Video on Demand
13 22 (1.34%) Blog
14 19 (1.16%) Cardano
15 18 (1.09%) Hedge funds
16 16 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
17 15 (0.91%) Management Information System
18 14 (0.85%) Bitcoin
18 14 (0.85%) Cyberattack
18 14 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 128 (7.78%) Linux
2 86 (5.23%) Windows
3 67 (4.07%) Android
4 56 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 31 (1.88%) Unix
6 17 (1.03%) CentOS
7 7 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.061%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.061%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,202 (73.07%) Test Automation
2 1,020 (62.01%) Agile
3 527 (32.04%) CI/CD
4 437 (26.57%) DevOps
5 435 (26.44%) Software Testing
6 397 (24.13%) API Testing
7 365 (22.19%) BDD
8 303 (18.42%) SDLC
8 303 (18.42%) TDD
9 301 (18.30%) Scrum
10 286 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
11 250 (15.20%) Software Engineering
12 227 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
13 226 (13.74%) Test Strategy
14 210 (12.77%) SDET
15 202 (12.28%) Manual Testing
16 181 (11.00%) Mentoring
17 160 (9.73%) Fintech
18 157 (9.54%) Microservices
19 152 (9.24%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 780 (47.42%) Java
2 636 (38.66%) C#
3 595 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 412 (25.05%) Python
5 346 (21.03%) SQL
6 153 (9.30%) TypeScript
7 94 (5.71%) Ruby
8 56 (3.40%) Bash
8 56 (3.40%) Kotlin
9 50 (3.04%) PHP
10 43 (2.61%) PowerShell
11 38 (2.31%) Scala
12 32 (1.95%) Groovy
12 32 (1.95%) Shell Script
13 29 (1.76%) Go
14 25 (1.52%) C
15 22 (1.34%) ES6
16 19 (1.16%) T-SQL
17 17 (1.03%) Rust
18 10 (0.61%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 127 (7.72%) ISTQB
2 109 (6.63%) Security Cleared
3 101 (6.14%) Degree
4 81 (4.92%) ISEB
5 79 (4.80%) SC Cleared
6 45 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 31 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 19 (1.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 15 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.18%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.18%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.061%) HND
13 1 (0.061%) SANS
13 1 (0.061%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 817 (49.67%) QA
2 116 (7.05%) Accessibility
3 20 (1.22%) GRC
4 17 (1.03%) PSD2
5 8 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.43%) WCAG
7 4 (0.24%) HL7
8 3 (0.18%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.12%) SLA
10 1 (0.061%) GDPR
System Software
1 259 (15.74%) Docker
2 23 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.12%) KVM
5 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.061%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.061%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 183 (11.12%) Kubernetes
2 78 (4.74%) Terraform
3 46 (2.80%) Ansible
4 28 (1.70%) Istio
5 27 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (1.64%) Puppet
6 26 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
7 25 (1.52%) Fortio
7 25 (1.52%) Kiali
8 10 (0.61%) Kubeflow
9 9 (0.55%) Grafana
9 9 (0.55%) MIIS
10 7 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
10 7 (0.43%) HP ALM
11 4 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.12%) Kibana
12 2 (0.12%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.061%) logstash
Vendors
1 141 (8.57%) Oracle
2 116 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 49 (2.98%) Google
4 23 (1.40%) VMware
5 22 (1.34%) Atlassian
6 19 (1.16%) SAP
7 15 (0.91%) Xamarin
8 14 (0.85%) BT
8 14 (0.85%) Virgin Media
9 12 (0.73%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.55%) HP
12 8 (0.49%) hybris
12 8 (0.49%) Mercator
12 8 (0.49%) New Relic
12 8 (0.49%) Perfecto Mobile
13 7 (0.43%) CA
13 7 (0.43%) PTC
13 7 (0.43%) TOWER Software
14 6 (0.36%) Facebook