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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 92 117 95
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -22
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 49 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.95% 0.87% 1.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.89% 7.33% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46 19 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
329 273 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.08% 11.91% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 265 232 211
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £63,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 51 (47.66%) C#
2 46 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (40.19%) SQL
4 37 (34.58%) Scrum
5 36 (33.64%) Degree
5 36 (33.64%) Java
6 35 (32.71%) QA
7 33 (30.84%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (29.91%) .NET
9 31 (28.97%) JavaScript
9 31 (28.97%) Linux
9 31 (28.97%) Computer Science
10 28 (26.17%) jQuery
10 28 (26.17%) Finance
11 26 (24.30%) DSDM
11 26 (24.30%) XML
12 25 (23.36%) Apache
12 25 (23.36%) BDD
13 24 (22.43%) Git (software)
13 24 (22.43%) Test Automation
13 24 (22.43%) Client/Server
13 24 (22.43%) HTTP
13 24 (22.43%) QuickTest Pro
13 24 (22.43%) Web Services
13 24 (22.43%) CSS
13 24 (22.43%) HTML
14 23 (21.50%) MySQL
14 23 (21.50%) TDD
14 23 (21.50%) WebDriver
15 22 (20.56%) Unit Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 25 (23.36%) Apache
2 20 (18.69%) Tomcat
2 20 (18.69%) Apache Solr
3 6 (5.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (5.61%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (5.61%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.50%) MySQL
2 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (22.43%) QuickTest Pro
1 24 (22.43%) Git (software)
2 23 (21.50%) WebDriver
3 20 (18.69%) Mockito
4 16 (14.95%) LoadRunner
5 10 (9.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (8.41%) Visual Studio
7 8 (7.48%) Subversion
7 8 (7.48%) JIRA
8 6 (5.61%) Cucumber
8 6 (5.61%) Jenkins
9 5 (4.67%) MSBuild
9 5 (4.67%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (4.67%) TestComplete
9 5 (4.67%) TestNG
10 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.80%) JUnit
11 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.87%) LoadUI
11 2 (1.87%) Mocha
General
1 28 (26.17%) Finance
2 21 (19.63%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.67%) Games
4 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (33.64%) Analyst
1 36 (33.64%) Test Analyst
2 25 (23.36%) Developer
3 23 (21.50%) Test Engineer
4 20 (18.69%) Consultant
4 20 (18.69%) Java Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (9.35%) Architect
5 10 (9.35%) Java Architect
5 10 (9.35%) Solutions Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Java Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.41%) Development Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Test Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) QA Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Software Development Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.91%) .NET
2 28 (26.17%) jQuery
3 26 (24.30%) XML
4 24 (22.43%) CSS
4 24 (22.43%) HTML
4 24 (22.43%) Web Services
5 20 (18.69%) Spring
5 20 (18.69%) Java EE
5 20 (18.69%) JSP
5 20 (18.69%) J2EE
5 20 (18.69%) XSLT
5 20 (18.69%) XHTML
6 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET
7 6 (5.61%) WCF
7 6 (5.61%) Ajax
7 6 (5.61%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (3.74%) HTML5
8 4 (3.74%) REST
8 4 (3.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.84%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (28.97%) Computer Science
3 24 (22.43%) Client/Server
4 20 (18.69%) iPad
5 6 (5.61%) IPTV
6 2 (1.87%) Statistics
6 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.87%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.97%) Linux
2 11 (10.28%) Windows
3 7 (6.54%) UNIX
4 4 (3.74%) Mac OS
4 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.58%) Scrum
3 26 (24.30%) DSDM
4 25 (23.36%) BDD
5 24 (22.43%) Test Automation
6 23 (21.50%) TDD
7 22 (20.56%) E-Commerce
7 22 (20.56%) Unit Testing
8 20 (18.69%) SOA
8 20 (18.69%) Extreme Programming
8 20 (18.69%) Mentoring
9 18 (16.82%) Automated Testing
10 17 (15.89%) Test Scripting
11 12 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (10.28%) Test Strategy
13 10 (9.35%) Software Testing
13 10 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (8.41%) MVC
15 8 (7.48%) Automation Testing
16 6 (5.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (47.66%) C#
2 43 (40.19%) SQL
3 36 (33.64%) Java
4 31 (28.97%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.95%) C
5 16 (14.95%) Python
6 11 (10.28%) Ruby
7 9 (8.41%) PHP
8 7 (6.54%) C++
9 6 (5.61%) Perl
10 3 (2.80%) VBScript
11 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (33.64%) Degree
2 22 (20.56%) ISEB
3 19 (17.76%) ISTQB
4 10 (9.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (32.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.74%) Opsview
Vendors
1 20 (18.69%) SAP
1 20 (18.69%) hybris
2 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.28%) HP
4 7 (6.54%) Oracle
5 6 (5.61%) Open Text
5 6 (5.61%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago