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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 97 89 127
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +38
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 50 47 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.01% 1.93% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.30% 20.26% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 49 41 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £32,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
289 232 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.60% 9.52% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 237 194 198
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 1 April 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 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 74 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (50.91%) JavaScript
3 47 (42.73%) Java
4 46 (41.82%) HTML
4 46 (41.82%) Degree
5 43 (39.09%) CSS
5 43 (39.09%) jQuery
6 40 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
7 39 (35.45%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (33.64%) Computer Science
9 33 (30.00%) XML
10 30 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 29 (26.36%) Linux
12 28 (25.45%) SOA
12 28 (25.45%) Finance
13 27 (24.55%) SQL
13 27 (24.55%) Scrum
14 26 (23.64%) ISEB
15 25 (22.73%) Web Services
15 25 (22.73%) Automation Testing
16 24 (21.82%) .NET
16 24 (21.82%) Mockito
17 23 (20.91%) ISTQB
17 23 (20.91%) QA
18 22 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
18 22 (20.00%) AngularJS
19 21 (19.09%) C#
19 21 (19.09%) MySQL
19 21 (19.09%) HTTP
19 21 (19.09%) TDD

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 19 (17.27%) Apache
1 19 (17.27%) Tomcat
2 17 (15.45%) Apache Solr
3 11 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 11 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.09%) HTTP
2 3 (2.73%) DNS
2 3 (2.73%) LAN
2 3 (2.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) MySQL
2 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.82%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 40 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
2 30 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 24 (21.82%) Mockito
4 19 (17.27%) JUnit
5 18 (16.36%) JIRA
6 16 (14.55%) WebDriver
7 14 (12.73%) Cucumber
8 11 (10.00%) Ant
9 8 (7.27%) Maven
10 7 (6.36%) jMock
11 6 (5.45%) LoadRunner
11 6 (5.45%) SoapUI
12 5 (4.55%) JBehave
12 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
13 3 (2.73%) WinRunner
13 3 (2.73%) TestDirector
13 3 (2.73%) Bugzilla
13 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (2.73%) MSTest
13 3 (2.73%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (25.45%) Finance
2 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.91%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (30.91%) Tester
1 34 (30.91%) Developer
2 28 (25.45%) Analyst
3 23 (20.91%) Test Analyst
3 23 (20.91%) Java Developer
4 22 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 18 (16.36%) Software Tester
6 17 (15.45%) Consultant
6 17 (15.45%) Java Consultant
7 16 (14.55%) Automation Tester
8 15 (13.64%) Junior Software Tester
8 15 (13.64%) Junior Tester
8 15 (13.64%) QA Tester
8 15 (13.64%) Junior
8 15 (13.64%) Graduate
9 14 (12.73%) Test Engineer
10 13 (11.82%) QA Engineer
11 11 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
11 11 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (41.82%) HTML
2 43 (39.09%) CSS
2 43 (39.09%) jQuery
3 33 (30.00%) XML
4 25 (22.73%) Web Services
5 24 (21.82%) .NET
6 22 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 19 (17.27%) J2EE
7 19 (17.27%) JSP
7 19 (17.27%) Spring
8 17 (15.45%) XSLT
8 17 (15.45%) XHTML
8 17 (15.45%) HTML5
8 17 (15.45%) Java EE
9 13 (11.82%) JSON
10 11 (10.00%) CSS3
10 11 (10.00%) PhoneGap
10 11 (10.00%) SOAP
11 9 (8.18%) Ajax
12 7 (6.36%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (35.45%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (33.64%) Computer Science
3 19 (17.27%) Client/Server
4 17 (15.45%) Open Source
4 17 (15.45%) iPad
5 3 (2.73%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.73%) User Experience
6 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.36%) Linux
2 13 (11.82%) Windows
3 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.82%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.82%) VMS
5 1 (0.91%) UNIX
5 1 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.45%) SOA
3 27 (24.55%) Scrum
4 25 (22.73%) Automation Testing
5 21 (19.09%) TDD
6 19 (17.27%) E-Commerce
6 19 (17.27%) BDD
6 19 (17.27%) Mentoring
7 18 (16.36%) Waterfall
7 18 (16.36%) Test Scripting
8 17 (15.45%) Unit Testing
8 17 (15.45%) Extreme Programming
8 17 (15.45%) DSDM
9 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 15 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 15 (13.64%) System Testing
10 13 (11.82%) Test Management
10 13 (11.82%) Manual Testing
11 12 (10.91%) Automated Testing
12 11 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 56 (50.91%) JavaScript
2 47 (42.73%) Java
3 27 (24.55%) SQL
4 21 (19.09%) C#
5 15 (13.64%) Python
6 14 (12.73%) PHP
7 13 (11.82%) Ruby
8 6 (5.45%) VBScript
9 5 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.64%) XPath
10 4 (3.64%) Groovy
10 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.64%) C++
11 2 (1.82%) C
11 2 (1.82%) XQuery
12 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (41.82%) Degree
2 26 (23.64%) ISEB
3 23 (20.91%) ISTQB
4 15 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (7.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.91%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) SAP
1 17 (15.45%) hybris
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.27%) Oracle
4 4 (3.64%) HP
5 2 (1.82%) Telerik
6 1 (0.91%) Fujitsu
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