The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 109 89 134
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +45
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 47 56 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.87% 2.25% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.91% 25.34% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Selenium
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
278 221 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.08% 8.87% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 235 184 192
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Selenium
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Reading

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 71 (66.98%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 44 (41.51%) Java
4 42 (39.62%) HTML
5 39 (36.79%) Degree
6 38 (35.85%) jQuery
6 38 (35.85%) CSS
7 37 (34.91%) QuickTest Pro
8 32 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (29.25%) Computer Science
10 28 (26.42%) XML
11 27 (25.47%) QA
12 26 (24.53%) .NET
13 25 (23.58%) Git (software)
14 24 (22.64%) AngularJS
14 24 (22.64%) Linux
14 24 (22.64%) Finance
15 23 (21.70%) C#
15 23 (21.70%) SOA
16 22 (20.75%) Scrum
16 22 (20.75%) Automation Testing
17 21 (19.81%) ISEB
18 20 (18.87%) SQL
18 20 (18.87%) Web Services
18 20 (18.87%) JUnit
18 20 (18.87%) HP Quality Center
19 19 (17.92%) JIRA
19 19 (17.92%) ISTQB
19 19 (17.92%) HTML5
20 18 (16.98%) Mockito

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (13.21%) Apache
1 14 (13.21%) Tomcat
2 13 (12.26%) JBoss
3 12 (11.32%) WebLogic
3 12 (11.32%) WebSphere
4 11 (10.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.15%) HTTP
2 3 (2.83%) LAN
2 3 (2.83%) WAN
2 3 (2.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) MySQL
2 11 (10.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.89%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 37 (34.91%) QuickTest Pro
2 25 (23.58%) Git (software)
3 20 (18.87%) JUnit
4 19 (17.92%) JIRA
5 18 (16.98%) Mockito
6 16 (15.09%) WebDriver
7 13 (12.26%) Cucumber
8 12 (11.32%) Ant
9 8 (7.55%) Maven
10 7 (6.60%) jMock
10 7 (6.60%) SoapUI
11 6 (5.66%) SpecFlow
11 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
12 5 (4.72%) LoadRunner
12 5 (4.72%) JBehave
13 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (2.83%) Subversion
13 3 (2.83%) WinRunner
13 3 (2.83%) TestDirector
13 3 (2.83%) Bugzilla
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (32.08%) Tester
1 34 (32.08%) Developer
2 24 (22.64%) Analyst
3 23 (21.70%) Software Engineer
4 21 (19.81%) Java Developer
5 19 (17.92%) Test Analyst
6 17 (16.04%) Software Tester
7 16 (15.09%) QA Tester
7 16 (15.09%) Automation Tester
8 15 (14.15%) Junior Software Tester
8 15 (14.15%) Junior Tester
8 15 (14.15%) Test Engineer
8 15 (14.15%) Junior
8 15 (14.15%) Graduate
9 14 (13.21%) QA Engineer
10 13 (12.26%) Consultant
11 12 (11.32%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (10.38%) Software Test Engineer
12 11 (10.38%) Java Consultant
12 11 (10.38%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.62%) HTML
2 38 (35.85%) CSS
2 38 (35.85%) jQuery
3 28 (26.42%) XML
4 26 (24.53%) .NET
5 24 (22.64%) AngularJS
6 20 (18.87%) Web Services
7 19 (17.92%) HTML5
8 14 (13.21%) JSON
9 13 (12.26%) Spring
9 13 (12.26%) J2EE
9 13 (12.26%) JSP
10 12 (11.32%) CSS3
10 12 (11.32%) PhoneGap
11 11 (10.38%) Java EE
11 11 (10.38%) SOAP
11 11 (10.38%) XSLT
11 11 (10.38%) XHTML
12 9 (8.49%) Ajax
13 7 (6.60%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (29.25%) Computer Science
3 18 (16.98%) Open Source
4 13 (12.26%) Client/Server
5 11 (10.38%) iPad
6 3 (2.83%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.83%) User Experience
7 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.89%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.94%) Social Media
8 1 (0.94%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.64%) Linux
2 12 (11.32%) Windows
3 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.89%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.89%) VMS
5 1 (0.94%) UNIX
5 1 (0.94%) CentOS
5 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (66.98%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.70%) SOA
3 22 (20.75%) Scrum
3 22 (20.75%) Automation Testing
4 18 (16.98%) Waterfall
5 17 (16.04%) TDD
6 16 (15.09%) Software Engineering
6 16 (15.09%) Test Scripting
6 16 (15.09%) BDD
6 16 (15.09%) Test Automation
7 15 (14.15%) System Testing
8 14 (13.21%) Test Management
8 14 (13.21%) Mentoring
9 13 (12.26%) Automated Testing
9 13 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (12.26%) Web Development
9 13 (12.26%) MVC
9 13 (12.26%) OOP
9 13 (12.26%) E-Commerce
10 12 (11.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (49.06%) JavaScript
2 44 (41.51%) Java
3 23 (21.70%) C#
4 20 (18.87%) SQL
5 17 (16.04%) Python
6 16 (15.09%) PHP
7 15 (14.15%) Ruby
8 6 (5.66%) VBScript
8 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.77%) XPath
9 4 (3.77%) Groovy
9 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.77%) C++
10 2 (1.89%) C
10 2 (1.89%) XQuery
11 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (36.79%) Degree
2 21 (19.81%) ISEB
3 19 (17.92%) ISTQB
4 14 (13.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (6.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.47%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (18.87%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.38%) SAP
1 11 (10.38%) hybris
2 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.55%) Oracle
4 4 (3.77%) HP
5 2 (1.89%) Telerik
6 1 (0.94%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
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