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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 98 91 106
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 40 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.79% 2.00% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 14.33% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 46 26
Average salary £45,000 £46,625 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.48% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
260 349 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.63% 13.97% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 220 284 219
Average salary £47,500 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.56% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 2 September 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 64 (68.82%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (50.54%) Java
3 34 (36.56%) JavaScript
4 32 (34.41%) QA
5 31 (33.33%) C#
6 28 (30.11%) .NET
6 28 (30.11%) AngularJS
7 25 (26.88%) HTML
7 25 (26.88%) MVC
8 24 (25.81%) JBoss
8 24 (25.81%) Python
9 22 (23.66%) Ant
9 22 (23.66%) CSS
9 22 (23.66%) jQuery
9 22 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (22.58%) XML
10 21 (22.58%) PHP
11 20 (21.51%) OOP
11 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
11 20 (21.51%) HTML5
11 20 (21.51%) Cucumber
12 19 (20.43%) JIRA
12 19 (20.43%) SQL
12 19 (20.43%) Linux
13 18 (19.35%) Finance
13 18 (19.35%) Scrum
13 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
13 18 (19.35%) Ruby
13 18 (19.35%) Web Development
13 18 (19.35%) Test Automation

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 24 (25.81%) JBoss
2 16 (17.20%) WebLogic
2 16 (17.20%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.68%) Apache
3 9 (9.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.15%) SSL
2 2 (2.15%) SMTP
2 2 (2.15%) HTTP
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (23.66%) Ant
2 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
2 20 (21.51%) Cucumber
3 19 (20.43%) JIRA
4 17 (18.28%) JUnit
5 16 (17.20%) WebDriver
6 15 (16.13%) HP UFT
7 13 (13.98%) SpecFlow
8 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
9 9 (9.68%) Hudson
10 8 (8.60%) SoapUI
11 7 (7.53%) Maven
11 7 (7.53%) Mocha
11 7 (7.53%) Jenkins
12 6 (6.45%) Grunt
12 6 (6.45%) Gradle
12 6 (6.45%) FitNesse
12 6 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (6.45%) TestNG
13 5 (5.38%) JBehave
General
1 18 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.08%) Automotive
3 1 (1.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (39.78%) Developer
2 20 (21.51%) Analyst
2 20 (21.51%) Tester
3 17 (18.28%) Java Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (17.20%) Software Engineer
5 14 (15.05%) Test Analyst
6 10 (10.75%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (10.75%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Automation Tester
8 8 (8.60%) QA Tester
8 8 (8.60%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (8.60%) Senior Tester
8 8 (8.60%) Test Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.60%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.53%) Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Test Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.45%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) .NET
1 28 (30.11%) AngularJS
2 25 (26.88%) HTML
3 22 (23.66%) CSS
3 22 (23.66%) jQuery
4 21 (22.58%) XML
5 20 (21.51%) HTML5
6 16 (17.20%) CSS3
6 16 (17.20%) PhoneGap
6 16 (17.20%) JSON
7 14 (15.05%) Web Services
8 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 12 (12.90%) Gherkin
9 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (7.53%) .NET Framework
11 6 (6.45%) ADO.NET
11 6 (6.45%) Entity Framework
11 6 (6.45%) Dapper ORM
11 6 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.45%) Physics
4 3 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.15%) Blog
6 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Linux
2 9 (9.68%) Windows
3 8 (8.60%) CentOS
3 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.23%) UNIX
5 2 (2.15%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (68.82%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.88%) MVC
3 22 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (21.51%) OOP
5 18 (19.35%) Scrum
5 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 18 (19.35%) Web Development
5 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 16 (17.20%) Open Source
6 16 (17.20%) Mobile Development
6 16 (17.20%) SOA
7 15 (16.13%) Automated Testing
7 15 (16.13%) BDD
8 14 (15.05%) Automation Testing
9 11 (11.83%) Test Strategy
10 10 (10.75%) Integration Testing
10 10 (10.75%) Test Scripting
11 9 (9.68%) Test Management
11 9 (9.68%) Software Testing
11 9 (9.68%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 47 (50.54%) Java
2 34 (36.56%) JavaScript
3 31 (33.33%) C#
4 24 (25.81%) Python
5 21 (22.58%) PHP
6 19 (20.43%) SQL
7 18 (19.35%) Ruby
8 10 (10.75%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.45%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.30%) VBScript
11 3 (3.23%) VB
12 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.15%) XPath
12 2 (2.15%) Groovy
13 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Degree
2 11 (11.83%) ISTQB
3 9 (9.68%) ISEB
4 6 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (34.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (9.68%) Puppet
3 1 (1.08%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.98%) Oracle
3 8 (8.60%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.38%) HP
5 2 (2.15%) Cognos
5 2 (2.15%) Websense
5 2 (2.15%) Capita
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Coal IT Services
Salary: £65,000 per annum £65K + Bonus + Bens + Shares etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension (18%), Flex Fund (5%)
Posted: 5 days ago
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Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car,benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Salary: very competitive + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 27 days ago