The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 85 105 88
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 53 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.25% 1.19% 1.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.87% 11.44% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 42
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
334 236 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.18% 10.41% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 274 192 266
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Selenium
Berkshire

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 11 July 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 65 (63.11%) C#
2 47 (45.63%) .NET
3 39 (37.86%) QA
4 32 (31.07%) WebDriver
4 32 (31.07%) SQL
5 28 (27.18%) Visual Studio
6 27 (26.21%) ISEB
7 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (25.24%) Test Automation
8 21 (20.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 21 (20.39%) Java
9 20 (19.42%) Scrum
9 20 (19.42%) Degree
10 19 (18.45%) ISTQB
11 18 (17.48%) Automated Testing
11 18 (17.48%) LoadRunner
11 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
11 18 (17.48%) BDD
12 16 (15.53%) Test Scripting
12 16 (15.53%) C
13 15 (14.56%) Python
14 14 (13.59%) JavaScript
14 14 (13.59%) Linux
14 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
15 13 (12.62%) HP Quality Center
16 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (11.65%) Selenium IDE
17 11 (10.68%) Unit Testing
17 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (10.68%) HP

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 9 (8.74%) Apache
2 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.88%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.91%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.97%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) MySQL
2 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.97%) OLAP
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (31.07%) WebDriver
2 28 (27.18%) Visual Studio
3 21 (20.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (17.48%) LoadRunner
5 12 (11.65%) Selenium IDE
6 8 (7.77%) MSTest
6 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
7 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.85%) Subversion
8 5 (4.85%) JIRA
8 5 (4.85%) TestNG
9 4 (3.88%) MSBuild
9 4 (3.88%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.88%) TestComplete
9 4 (3.88%) Mockito
10 3 (2.91%) JUnit
10 3 (2.91%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.94%) Ranorex
11 2 (1.94%) LoadUI
General
1 10 (9.71%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Games
2 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (39.81%) Analyst
1 41 (39.81%) Test Analyst
2 32 (31.07%) Test Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Software Engineer
4 11 (10.68%) Tester
4 11 (10.68%) Senior Test Engineer
4 11 (10.68%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (10.68%) Automation Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Development Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Performance Test Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Software Development Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Performance Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) QA Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Tester
9 5 (4.85%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (45.63%) .NET
2 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET
2 10 (9.71%) jQuery
3 8 (7.77%) HTML
3 8 (7.77%) CSS
3 8 (7.77%) Web Services
4 7 (6.80%) XML
5 5 (4.85%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.88%) Java EE
6 4 (3.88%) J2EE
6 4 (3.88%) Spring
6 4 (3.88%) XSLT
6 4 (3.88%) XHTML
6 4 (3.88%) JSP
6 4 (3.88%) REST
6 4 (3.88%) HTML5
7 3 (2.91%) CSS3
7 3 (2.91%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (2.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.77%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.85%) IPTV
4 4 (3.88%) Open Source
4 4 (3.88%) iPad
5 2 (1.94%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Linux
2 9 (8.74%) Windows
3 7 (6.80%) UNIX
4 4 (3.88%) Mac OS
4 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (25.24%) Test Automation
2 20 (19.42%) Scrum
3 18 (17.48%) Automated Testing
3 18 (17.48%) BDD
4 16 (15.53%) Test Scripting
5 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (10.68%) Unit Testing
6 10 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (9.71%) Test Strategy
7 9 (8.74%) Automation Testing
7 9 (8.74%) Software Testing
8 8 (7.77%) TDD
9 7 (6.80%) DSDM
9 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.80%) MVC
10 5 (4.85%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.85%) Web Application Development
10 5 (4.85%) Manual Testing
10 5 (4.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 65 (63.11%) C#
2 32 (31.07%) SQL
3 21 (20.39%) Java
4 16 (15.53%) C
5 15 (14.56%) Python
6 14 (13.59%) JavaScript
7 10 (9.71%) PHP
7 10 (9.71%) Ruby
8 5 (4.85%) Perl
8 5 (4.85%) C++
9 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (26.21%) ISEB
2 20 (19.42%) Degree
3 19 (18.45%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (37.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (12.62%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.88%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) HP
3 8 (7.77%) Oracle
4 4 (3.88%) SAP
4 4 (3.88%) hybris
5 3 (2.91%) Open Text
5 3 (2.91%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix
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