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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 89 107 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 51 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.03% 1.24% 2.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.78% 10.65% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 43
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
345 263 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.71% 11.68% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 280 216 226
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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 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 29 August 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 59 (49.58%) C#
2 47 (39.50%) SQL
3 44 (36.97%) .NET
4 39 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (32.77%) QA
5 35 (29.41%) Degree
5 35 (29.41%) Scrum
5 35 (29.41%) Java
6 31 (26.05%) WebDriver
7 29 (24.37%) Computer Science
7 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
7 29 (24.37%) Linux
7 29 (24.37%) ISEB
8 27 (22.69%) Test Automation
9 26 (21.85%) QuickTest Pro
10 25 (21.01%) Finance
11 24 (20.17%) jQuery
11 24 (20.17%) Unit Testing
11 24 (20.17%) ISTQB
11 24 (20.17%) BDD
12 23 (19.33%) Client/Server
12 23 (19.33%) Apache
12 23 (19.33%) Visual Studio
12 23 (19.33%) Web Services
13 22 (18.49%) XML
13 22 (18.49%) CSS
13 22 (18.49%) DSDM
13 22 (18.49%) HTML
13 22 (18.49%) HTTP
13 22 (18.49%) Git (software)

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (19.33%) Apache
2 18 (15.13%) Tomcat
2 18 (15.13%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.36%) CMS
4 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.84%) IIS
4 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.65%) MySQL
2 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (26.05%) WebDriver
2 26 (21.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (19.33%) Visual Studio
4 22 (18.49%) Git (software)
5 19 (15.97%) LoadRunner
6 18 (15.13%) Mockito
7 12 (10.08%) Selenium IDE
8 9 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (5.88%) MSTest
10 6 (5.04%) TestComplete
10 6 (5.04%) Subversion
10 6 (5.04%) JIRA
10 6 (5.04%) Cucumber
11 5 (4.20%) MSBuild
11 5 (4.20%) TestNG
12 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
13 3 (2.52%) JUnit
13 3 (2.52%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.68%) Jasmine
14 2 (1.68%) LoadUI
General
1 25 (21.01%) Finance
2 19 (15.97%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.20%) Games
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (34.45%) Analyst
1 41 (34.45%) Test Analyst
2 29 (24.37%) Test Engineer
3 22 (18.49%) Developer
4 18 (15.13%) Consultant
4 18 (15.13%) Java Consultant
5 11 (9.24%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) Tester
6 10 (8.40%) Senior Test Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) QA Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Software Development Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Java Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Solutions Consultant
7 9 (7.56%) Development Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Java Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.72%) Automation Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (36.97%) .NET
2 24 (20.17%) jQuery
3 23 (19.33%) Web Services
4 22 (18.49%) XML
4 22 (18.49%) CSS
4 22 (18.49%) HTML
5 18 (15.13%) Spring
5 18 (15.13%) Java EE
5 18 (15.13%) JSP
5 18 (15.13%) J2EE
5 18 (15.13%) XSLT
5 18 (15.13%) XHTML
6 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET
7 5 (4.20%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.36%) Ajax
8 4 (3.36%) WCF
8 4 (3.36%) HTML5
8 4 (3.36%) REST
8 4 (3.36%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.37%) Computer Science
2 23 (19.33%) Client/Server
3 18 (15.13%) iPad
4 6 (5.04%) IPTV
5 2 (1.68%) Statistics
5 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.68%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.37%) Linux
2 12 (10.08%) Windows
3 7 (5.88%) UNIX
4 5 (4.20%) Mac OS
4 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.41%) Scrum
3 27 (22.69%) Test Automation
4 24 (20.17%) BDD
4 24 (20.17%) Unit Testing
5 22 (18.49%) DSDM
6 21 (17.65%) TDD
6 21 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 20 (16.81%) E-Commerce
8 18 (15.13%) SOA
8 18 (15.13%) Extreme Programming
8 18 (15.13%) Test Scripting
9 13 (10.92%) Test Strategy
10 12 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (9.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.40%) Software Testing
13 9 (7.56%) Automation Testing
14 7 (5.88%) MVC
15 6 (5.04%) Regression Testing
16 5 (4.20%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (49.58%) C#
2 47 (39.50%) SQL
3 35 (29.41%) Java
4 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.29%) C
6 16 (13.45%) Python
7 11 (9.24%) Ruby
8 10 (8.40%) PHP
9 6 (5.04%) Perl
9 6 (5.04%) C++
10 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.68%) VBScript
11 2 (1.68%) VB
12 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (29.41%) Degree
2 29 (24.37%) ISEB
3 24 (20.17%) ISTQB
4 14 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (32.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (15.13%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.36%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) SAP
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
1 18 (15.13%) hybris
2 13 (10.92%) HP
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle
4 4 (3.36%) Open Text
4 4 (3.36%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.84%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago