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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 91 91 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 45 52 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.03% 2.19% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.86% 14.86% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 29
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £77,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
252 350 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.37% 14.75% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 200 285 198
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 31 July 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 65 (70.65%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (51.09%) Java
3 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
4 32 (34.78%) AngularJS
5 31 (33.70%) HTML
6 30 (32.61%) QA
7 28 (30.43%) C#
8 27 (29.35%) CSS
8 27 (29.35%) JBoss
8 27 (29.35%) MVC
9 26 (28.26%) Python
9 26 (28.26%) jQuery
10 25 (27.17%) PHP
11 24 (26.09%) .NET
11 24 (26.09%) XML
11 24 (26.09%) HTML5
12 23 (25.00%) JIRA
12 23 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 23 (25.00%) Ant
12 23 (25.00%) JUnit
12 23 (25.00%) OOP
13 22 (23.91%) Linux
14 21 (22.83%) Software Engineering
14 21 (22.83%) Ruby
14 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (22.83%) Web Development
15 20 (21.74%) JSON
15 20 (21.74%) Open Source
16 19 (20.65%) SOA
16 19 (20.65%) WebLogic

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (29.35%) JBoss
2 19 (20.65%) WebLogic
2 19 (20.65%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.78%) Apache
3 9 (9.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.26%) HTTP
3 2 (2.17%) SMTP
3 2 (2.17%) SSL
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.26%) MySQL
4 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (25.00%) Ant
1 23 (25.00%) JUnit
1 23 (25.00%) JIRA
1 23 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.30%) Cucumber
3 12 (13.04%) SpecFlow
3 12 (13.04%) HP UFT
4 11 (11.96%) WebDriver
5 9 (9.78%) Hudson
6 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 8 (8.70%) Maven
7 6 (6.52%) SoapUI
8 5 (5.43%) JBehave
8 5 (5.43%) Mocha
8 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.35%) Grunt
9 4 (4.35%) TestNG
9 4 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.35%) FitNesse
9 4 (4.35%) Gradle
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (43.48%) Developer
2 21 (22.83%) Software Engineer
2 21 (22.83%) Java Developer
3 20 (21.74%) Tester
4 19 (20.65%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (16.30%) Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) Senior Tester
6 10 (10.87%) Test Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) QA Tester
7 9 (9.78%) Test Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.70%) QA Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (8.70%) Test Leader
9 7 (7.61%) Automation Tester
9 7 (7.61%) Test Consultant
9 7 (7.61%) Consultant
10 6 (6.52%) Graduate
10 6 (6.52%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.78%) AngularJS
2 31 (33.70%) HTML
3 27 (29.35%) CSS
4 26 (28.26%) jQuery
5 24 (26.09%) HTML5
5 24 (26.09%) .NET
5 24 (26.09%) XML
6 20 (21.74%) JSON
7 19 (20.65%) CSS3
7 19 (20.65%) PhoneGap
8 12 (13.04%) Web Services
9 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.70%) Gherkin
11 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (5.43%) Dapper ORM
12 5 (5.43%) Entity Framework
12 5 (5.43%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (5.43%) ADO.NET
12 5 (5.43%) SOAP
12 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.35%) Physics
4 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.17%) Blog
4 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.91%) Linux
2 8 (8.70%) CentOS
2 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (7.61%) Windows
4 3 (3.26%) UNIX
5 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (70.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.35%) MVC
3 23 (25.00%) OOP
4 21 (22.83%) Software Engineering
4 21 (22.83%) Web Development
4 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (21.74%) Open Source
6 19 (20.65%) Mobile Development
6 19 (20.65%) SOA
7 16 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 16 (17.39%) Automation Testing
8 15 (16.30%) Scrum
9 14 (15.22%) Automated Testing
9 14 (15.22%) BDD
10 11 (11.96%) Test Strategy
10 11 (11.96%) Test Management
11 10 (10.87%) Test Scripting
11 10 (10.87%) Integration Testing
11 10 (10.87%) Software Testing
12 9 (9.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.09%) Java
2 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
3 28 (30.43%) C#
4 26 (28.26%) Python
5 25 (27.17%) PHP
6 21 (22.83%) Ruby
7 17 (18.48%) SQL
8 11 (11.96%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.35%) VBScript
11 2 (2.17%) VB
11 2 (2.17%) C
11 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.17%) XPath
11 2 (2.17%) Groovy
12 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
2 9 (9.78%) ISEB
2 9 (9.78%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (32.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) Puppet
2 8 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.09%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Oracle
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.43%) HP
4 2 (2.17%) Cognos
4 2 (2.17%) Websense
4 2 (2.17%) Capita
5 1 (1.09%) Telerik
Reading, Berkshire
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