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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 84 123 103
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 60 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.35% 1.00% 1.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.76% 8.71% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 59 22 31
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
289 287 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.32% 11.54% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 217 247 244
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 73 (66.97%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (55.05%) JavaScript
3 56 (51.38%) Degree
4 53 (48.62%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (46.79%) jQuery
6 50 (45.87%) Finance
7 49 (44.95%) HTML
7 49 (44.95%) SQL
7 49 (44.95%) CSS
7 49 (44.95%) Scrum
7 49 (44.95%) Computer Science
8 44 (40.37%) Java
9 43 (39.45%) XML
10 42 (38.53%) Web Services
11 41 (37.61%) DSDM
11 41 (37.61%) Git (software)
11 41 (37.61%) Mockito
12 40 (36.70%) MySQL
12 40 (36.70%) Linux
12 40 (36.70%) Client/Server
12 40 (36.70%) HTTP
12 40 (36.70%) TDD
13 39 (35.78%) J2EE
13 39 (35.78%) JSP
13 39 (35.78%) Apache
13 39 (35.78%) Tomcat
13 39 (35.78%) E-Commerce
13 39 (35.78%) Spring
14 38 (34.86%) Telecoms
14 38 (34.86%) Mentoring

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (35.78%) Apache
1 39 (35.78%) Tomcat
2 37 (33.94%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.67%) CMS
3 4 (3.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.70%) HTTP
2 3 (2.75%) DNS
2 3 (2.75%) LAN
2 3 (2.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.70%) MySQL
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.83%) MarkLogic
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (37.61%) Git (software)
1 41 (37.61%) Mockito
2 37 (33.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (14.68%) WebDriver
4 13 (11.93%) Cucumber
5 9 (8.26%) JIRA
6 8 (7.34%) LoadRunner
7 7 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (5.50%) Subversion
8 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
9 5 (4.59%) JUnit
10 4 (3.67%) Maven
10 4 (3.67%) jMock
11 3 (2.75%) TestComplete
11 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.75%) WinRunner
11 3 (2.75%) TestDirector
11 3 (2.75%) Bugzilla
11 3 (2.75%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (2.75%) MSTest
General
1 50 (45.87%) Finance
2 38 (34.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.83%) Advertising
3 2 (1.83%) Games
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (33.94%) Consultant
1 37 (33.94%) Java Consultant
2 31 (28.44%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) Analyst
2 31 (28.44%) Test Analyst
3 21 (19.27%) Java Developer
4 18 (16.51%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (16.51%) Architect
4 18 (16.51%) Java Architect
4 18 (16.51%) Solutions Consultant
4 18 (16.51%) Java Solutions Architect
5 16 (14.68%) Tester
6 14 (12.84%) Junior
7 13 (11.93%) Software Tester
8 11 (10.09%) Junior Tester
8 11 (10.09%) Test Engineer
9 10 (9.17%) Senior Test Analyst
9 10 (9.17%) QA Engineer
9 10 (9.17%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (9.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.79%) jQuery
2 49 (44.95%) HTML
2 49 (44.95%) CSS
3 43 (39.45%) XML
4 42 (38.53%) Web Services
5 39 (35.78%) Spring
5 39 (35.78%) JSP
5 39 (35.78%) J2EE
6 37 (33.94%) XSLT
6 37 (33.94%) XHTML
6 37 (33.94%) Java EE
7 21 (19.27%) .NET
8 10 (9.17%) Ajax
9 5 (4.59%) SOAP
10 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.67%) Dojo
10 4 (3.67%) WCF
10 4 (3.67%) HTML5
10 4 (3.67%) REST
10 4 (3.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 53 (48.62%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (44.95%) Computer Science
3 40 (36.70%) Client/Server
4 37 (33.94%) iPad
5 5 (4.59%) Open Source
6 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) IPTV
6 2 (1.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (36.70%) Linux
2 12 (11.01%) Windows
3 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.75%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (66.97%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.95%) Scrum
3 41 (37.61%) DSDM
4 40 (36.70%) TDD
5 39 (35.78%) E-Commerce
6 38 (34.86%) Mentoring
7 37 (33.94%) BDD
7 37 (33.94%) SOA
7 37 (33.94%) Extreme Programming
7 37 (33.94%) Unit Testing
8 19 (17.43%) Automation Testing
9 15 (13.76%) Test Scripting
10 14 (12.84%) Waterfall
11 13 (11.93%) Test Automation
11 13 (11.93%) Manual Testing
12 11 (10.09%) Test Management
13 10 (9.17%) System Testing
13 10 (9.17%) Test Planning
14 9 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (8.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (55.05%) JavaScript
2 49 (44.95%) SQL
3 44 (40.37%) Java
4 18 (16.51%) C#
5 7 (6.42%) VBScript
6 4 (3.67%) Python
6 4 (3.67%) C++
6 4 (3.67%) Ruby
7 2 (1.83%) XPath
7 2 (1.83%) Groovy
7 2 (1.83%) C
7 2 (1.83%) XQuery
7 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.92%) Perl
8 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (51.38%) Degree
2 25 (22.94%) ISTQB
3 24 (22.02%) ISEB
4 14 (12.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.51%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (20.18%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (33.94%) SAP
1 37 (33.94%) hybris
2 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.50%) HP
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle
4 4 (3.67%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.67%) Open Text
5 1 (0.92%) Fujitsu
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