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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 142 158 144
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 87 75 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.49% 1.32% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.18% 11.11% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 81 70 77
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
660 675 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.28% 11.84% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 513 570 591
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +35 47 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Slough +3 15 £37,782 -24.43% 2
Maidenhead -26 9 £37,500 -16.66%
Newbury +9 5 £47,500 -2.56%
Bracknell -4 3 £33,000 -2.94%
Windsor -21 2 £40,750 -15.97%
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (43.24%) QA
3 69 (37.30%) C#
4 66 (35.68%) SQL
5 63 (34.05%) Java
5 63 (34.05%) Scrum
6 51 (27.57%) Finance
7 50 (27.03%) WebDriver
8 49 (26.49%) Test Automation
9 46 (24.86%) Degree
9 46 (24.86%) Analytical Skills
10 44 (23.78%) Automated Testing
10 44 (23.78%) .NET
11 39 (21.08%) ISEB
11 39 (21.08%) Computer Science
12 37 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
13 36 (19.46%) XML
14 35 (18.92%) JavaScript
15 33 (17.84%) Linux
15 33 (17.84%) BDD
16 32 (17.30%) ISTQB
17 31 (16.76%) Test Scripting
17 31 (16.76%) TDD
18 30 (16.22%) jQuery
19 29 (15.68%) Telecoms
20 28 (15.14%) Web Services
21 27 (14.59%) CSS
21 27 (14.59%) HTML
21 27 (14.59%) E-Commerce
21 27 (14.59%) Client/Server

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 23 (12.43%) Apache
2 20 (10.81%) Apache Solr
2 20 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.24%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (3.24%) Drupal
3 6 (3.24%) CMS
3 6 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.16%) Confluence
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) IIS
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.49%) SaaS
2 11 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.89%) HTTP
2 3 (1.62%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.08%) Wireless
4 1 (0.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.05%) MySQL
2 16 (8.65%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.16%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 50 (27.03%) WebDriver
2 37 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 27 (14.59%) Git (software)
4 22 (11.89%) JIRA
5 20 (10.81%) Mockito
6 14 (7.57%) LoadRunner
6 14 (7.57%) Selenium IDE
7 13 (7.03%) Cucumber
8 12 (6.49%) Subversion
9 10 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (4.86%) JUnit
10 9 (4.86%) Visual Studio
10 9 (4.86%) Jenkins
11 7 (3.78%) JMeter
11 7 (3.78%) SoapUI
12 6 (3.24%) TestNG
13 5 (2.70%) MSBuild
13 5 (2.70%) TestComplete
14 4 (2.16%) Capybara
15 3 (1.62%) Hudson
General
1 51 (27.57%) Finance
2 29 (15.68%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.78%) Retail
4 5 (2.70%) Games
5 4 (2.16%) Marketing
5 4 (2.16%) Banking
6 3 (1.62%) Electronics
6 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.08%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
8 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (28.11%) Analyst
2 49 (26.49%) Test Analyst
3 38 (20.54%) Test Engineer
4 35 (18.92%) Developer
5 25 (13.51%) Tester
6 20 (10.81%) Consultant
6 20 (10.81%) Java Consultant
7 19 (10.27%) QA Engineer
8 18 (9.73%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (9.73%) Senior Test Analyst
9 17 (9.19%) QA Leader
10 15 (8.11%) Software Engineer
11 12 (6.49%) Automation Engineer
11 12 (6.49%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.95%) QA Tester
13 10 (5.41%) Development Engineer
13 10 (5.41%) Java Solutions Architect
13 10 (5.41%) Java Architect
13 10 (5.41%) Solutions Consultant
13 10 (5.41%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.78%) .NET
2 36 (19.46%) XML
3 30 (16.22%) jQuery
4 28 (15.14%) Web Services
5 27 (14.59%) CSS
5 27 (14.59%) HTML
6 23 (12.43%) XSLT
7 22 (11.89%) JSP
7 22 (11.89%) J2EE
7 22 (11.89%) Java EE
8 20 (10.81%) Spring
8 20 (10.81%) XHTML
9 14 (7.57%) .NET Framework
10 9 (4.86%) ASP.NET
10 9 (4.86%) LAMP
11 7 (3.78%) Middleware
12 6 (3.24%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (3.24%) WCF
12 6 (3.24%) Ajax
12 6 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (24.86%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (21.08%) Computer Science
3 27 (14.59%) Client/Server
4 20 (10.81%) iPad
5 7 (3.78%) IPTV
6 5 (2.70%) Open Source
7 3 (1.62%) DTV
8 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.08%) Statistics
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.84%) Linux
2 14 (7.57%) Windows
3 8 (4.32%) UNIX
4 4 (2.16%) Mac OS
4 4 (2.16%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (34.05%) Scrum
3 49 (26.49%) Test Automation
4 44 (23.78%) Automated Testing
5 33 (17.84%) BDD
6 31 (16.76%) Test Scripting
6 31 (16.76%) TDD
7 27 (14.59%) E-Commerce
8 26 (14.05%) DSDM
8 26 (14.05%) Automation Testing
9 24 (12.97%) Unit Testing
10 23 (12.43%) Manual Testing
11 22 (11.89%) SOA
12 20 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (10.81%) Extreme Programming
12 20 (10.81%) Mentoring
13 18 (9.73%) Test Strategy
14 15 (8.11%) Software Testing
15 14 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (6.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.30%) C#
2 66 (35.68%) SQL
3 63 (34.05%) Java
4 35 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 16 (8.65%) Ruby
5 16 (8.65%) PHP
6 15 (8.11%) Python
7 13 (7.03%) C
8 10 (5.41%) VBScript
9 6 (3.24%) Perl
10 5 (2.70%) C++
11 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.54%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (24.86%) Degree
2 39 (21.08%) ISEB
3 32 (17.30%) ISTQB
4 12 (6.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.78%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (43.24%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Firmware
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (13.51%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.16%) Opsview
3 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (12.43%) SAP
2 20 (10.81%) hybris
3 15 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.49%) HP
5 9 (4.86%) Oracle
6 6 (3.24%) Sitecore
6 6 (3.24%) Open Text
7 3 (1.62%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.54%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension scheme, par
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum GBP 25 - 30K +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £35k - 40k per day
Posted: 23 days ago