The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 135 145 141
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 88 77 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.50% 1.39% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.61% 12.34% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 74 89
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Selenium
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
698 624 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.88% 11.23% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 563 538 622
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Berkshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Selenium
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 50 £50,000 +9.28% 1
Slough +7 16 £38,141 +3.08% 2
Newbury +6 9 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Maidenhead -36 5 £38,500 -3.75%
Bracknell -4 3 £40,000 +17.64%
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 94 (44.98%) QA
2 93 (44.50%) C#
3 78 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (34.93%) SQL
5 69 (33.01%) .NET
6 66 (31.58%) Java
7 65 (31.10%) Scrum
8 59 (28.23%) WebDriver
9 55 (26.32%) Test Automation
10 53 (25.36%) ISEB
11 51 (24.40%) Automated Testing
12 48 (22.97%) Finance
13 45 (21.53%) Degree
14 39 (18.66%) ISTQB
14 39 (18.66%) Test Scripting
15 38 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
16 36 (17.22%) Computer Science
17 32 (15.31%) JavaScript
17 32 (15.31%) XML
17 32 (15.31%) Linux
18 31 (14.83%) BDD
19 28 (13.40%) Telecoms
20 27 (12.92%) Visual Studio
21 26 (12.44%) TDD
22 25 (11.96%) Web Services
23 24 (11.48%) HTML
23 24 (11.48%) MySQL
23 24 (11.48%) Client/Server
23 24 (11.48%) Automation Testing
24 23 (11.00%) Unit Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (10.53%) Apache
2 17 (8.13%) Tomcat
3 16 (7.66%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.39%) Confluence
4 5 (2.39%) CMS
5 4 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.91%) Drupal
5 4 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.57%) HTTP
2 7 (3.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.96%) DNS
3 2 (0.96%) Firewall
3 2 (0.96%) Wireless
4 1 (0.48%) SSH
4 1 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) LDAP
4 1 (0.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.48%) MySQL
2 20 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 59 (28.23%) WebDriver
2 38 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 27 (12.92%) Visual Studio
4 23 (11.00%) Git (software)
5 21 (10.05%) LoadRunner
6 20 (9.57%) Selenium IDE
7 18 (8.61%) JIRA
8 16 (7.66%) Mockito
9 12 (5.74%) Cucumber
10 11 (5.26%) Subversion
11 10 (4.78%) JUnit
11 10 (4.78%) TestNG
12 9 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (4.31%) MSTest
12 9 (4.31%) JMeter
13 8 (3.83%) SoapUI
13 8 (3.83%) Jenkins
14 7 (3.35%) TestComplete
15 5 (2.39%) MSBuild
15 5 (2.39%) Capybara
General
1 48 (22.97%) Finance
2 28 (13.40%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.35%) Retail
3 7 (3.35%) Marketing
4 5 (2.39%) Electronics
4 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.39%) Games
5 4 (1.91%) Banking
5 4 (1.91%) Legal
6 3 (1.44%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (27.27%) Analyst
2 56 (26.79%) Test Analyst
3 47 (22.49%) Test Engineer
4 35 (16.75%) Developer
5 28 (13.40%) Tester
6 24 (11.48%) QA Engineer
7 21 (10.05%) QA Leader
8 16 (7.66%) Java Consultant
8 16 (7.66%) Consultant
9 15 (7.18%) Software Engineer
9 15 (7.18%) Automation Engineer
10 13 (6.22%) Senior Test Engineer
10 13 (6.22%) Senior Test Analyst
10 13 (6.22%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (5.26%) Software Developer
11 11 (5.26%) Development Engineer
11 11 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
12 10 (4.78%) QA Manager
12 10 (4.78%) Java Developer
13 8 (3.83%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (33.01%) .NET
2 32 (15.31%) XML
3 25 (11.96%) Web Services
4 24 (11.48%) HTML
5 22 (10.53%) jQuery
6 21 (10.05%) XSLT
6 21 (10.05%) CSS
7 20 (9.57%) .NET Framework
8 18 (8.61%) Java EE
8 18 (8.61%) JSP
8 18 (8.61%) J2EE
9 16 (7.66%) XHTML
9 16 (7.66%) Spring
10 13 (6.22%) ASP.NET
11 9 (4.31%) Middleware
12 6 (2.87%) LAMP
13 5 (2.39%) SOAP
13 5 (2.39%) JSON
13 5 (2.39%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (2.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.22%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.48%) Client/Server
3 16 (7.66%) iPad
4 8 (3.83%) IPTV
5 7 (3.35%) Open Source
6 5 (2.39%) DTV
7 2 (0.96%) Firmware
7 2 (0.96%) Statistics
7 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.48%) Wiki
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.31%) Linux
2 16 (7.66%) Windows
3 13 (6.22%) UNIX
4 5 (2.39%) Mac OS
4 5 (2.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.48%) CentOS
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.48%) AIX
6 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (31.10%) Scrum
3 55 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 51 (24.40%) Automated Testing
5 39 (18.66%) Test Scripting
6 31 (14.83%) BDD
7 26 (12.44%) TDD
8 24 (11.48%) Automation Testing
9 23 (11.00%) Unit Testing
10 22 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 22 (10.53%) Manual Testing
11 21 (10.05%) Test Strategy
11 21 (10.05%) Software Testing
12 20 (9.57%) DSDM
13 19 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (8.61%) SOA
15 16 (7.66%) Extreme Programming
15 16 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (4.78%) Web Development
16 10 (4.78%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 93 (44.50%) C#
2 73 (34.93%) SQL
3 66 (31.58%) Java
4 32 (15.31%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.09%) Python
6 18 (8.61%) Ruby
6 18 (8.61%) C
6 18 (8.61%) PHP
7 11 (5.26%) Perl
8 7 (3.35%) C++
8 7 (3.35%) VBScript
9 4 (1.91%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.91%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.44%) VB
10 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.48%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.48%) Korn
12 1 (0.48%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 53 (25.36%) ISEB
2 45 (21.53%) Degree
3 39 (18.66%) ISTQB
4 18 (8.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.39%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (44.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) NFS
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.48%) Xen
1 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 22 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.91%) Opsview
3 3 (1.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.48%) YUM
Vendors
1 21 (10.05%) SAP
1 21 (10.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.66%) hybris
3 15 (7.18%) HP
4 13 (6.22%) Oracle
5 5 (2.39%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.91%) Open Text
6 4 (1.91%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.48%) Sun
7 1 (0.48%) VMware
7 1 (0.48%) Google
7 1 (0.48%) Vignette
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco
7 1 (0.48%) Dell
7 1 (0.48%) Citrix
7 1 (0.48%) BEA
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
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