Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 114 116
Rank change year-on-year -50 +2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 100 174 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.53% 2.73% 2.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.03% 14.94% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 67 154 213
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,900 £34,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +3.24% -5.56%

Selenium is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,108 1,165 1,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.96% 18.31% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 956 971 1,118
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Berkshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Selenium in Berkshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Berkshire

Selenium
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -27 23 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Reading -59 23 £47,500 - 9
Newbury -9 18 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Bracknell -15 17 £50,000 -
Wokingham -11 8 £55,000 +18.92% 2
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 83 (83.00%) Test Automation
2 75 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (42.00%) Java
4 33 (33.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (33.00%) C#
5 32 (32.00%) QA
6 30 (30.00%) REST
7 29 (29.00%) Git (software)
7 29 (29.00%) Cucumber
8 28 (28.00%) SDLC
9 27 (27.00%) Software Testing
9 27 (27.00%) WebDriver
10 24 (24.00%) .NET
11 23 (23.00%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (22.00%) BDD
12 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
13 21 (21.00%) JIRA
13 21 (21.00%) Jenkins
14 20 (20.00%) ISEB
15 19 (19.00%) ISTQB
15 19 (19.00%) Scrum
16 18 (18.00%) Web Services
16 18 (18.00%) SpecFlow
17 17 (17.00%) AngularJS
17 17 (17.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 17 (17.00%) SQL
17 17 (17.00%) Finance
18 16 (16.00%) WCF
18 16 (16.00%) Atlassian
19 15 (15.00%) Test Scripting

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.00%) Apache
1 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.00%) SaaS
3 2 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) Network Security
2 2 (2.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.00%) MySQL
5 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (29.00%) Cucumber
1 29 (29.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (27.00%) WebDriver
3 21 (21.00%) Jenkins
3 21 (21.00%) JIRA
4 18 (18.00%) SpecFlow
5 15 (15.00%) Subversion
6 14 (14.00%) JUnit
7 11 (11.00%) Jasmine
8 8 (8.00%) Gatling
9 7 (7.00%) Bugzilla
9 7 (7.00%) Eclipse
10 6 (6.00%) JMeter
10 6 (6.00%) Robot Framework
11 5 (5.00%) Appium
11 5 (5.00%) HP UFT
11 5 (5.00%) TeamCity
12 4 (4.00%) Gradle
12 4 (4.00%) IntelliJ
12 4 (4.00%) Mockito
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (29.00%) Test Engineer
2 28 (28.00%) Developer
3 22 (22.00%) QA Engineer
4 19 (19.00%) Tester
5 16 (16.00%) Automation Tester
5 16 (16.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 12 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (12.00%) Java Engineer
7 10 (10.00%) Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 10 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 10 (10.00%) Software Tester
8 9 (9.00%) QA Test Engineer
9 8 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (7.00%) QA Automation Engineer
10 7 (7.00%) Test Analyst
11 6 (6.00%) Lead Developer
11 6 (6.00%) SAP Engineer
11 6 (6.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 6 (6.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.00%) REST
2 24 (24.00%) .NET
3 18 (18.00%) Web Services
4 17 (17.00%) AngularJS
5 16 (16.00%) WCF
6 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (15.00%) HTML
6 15 (15.00%) Spring
6 15 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (11.00%) Angular 2
7 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (11.00%) JSON
7 11 (11.00%) React
8 10 (10.00%) CSS
8 10 (10.00%) jQuery
9 9 (9.00%) SOAP
10 8 (8.00%) HTML5
10 8 (8.00%) Hystrix
10 8 (8.00%) RxJava
10 8 (8.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) User Experience
2 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.00%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Linux
2 8 (8.00%) Android
3 5 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.00%) Windows
5 3 (3.00%) CentOS
6 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (83.00%) Test Automation
2 75 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (28.00%) SDLC
4 27 (27.00%) Software Testing
5 23 (23.00%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (22.00%) BDD
7 19 (19.00%) Scrum
8 15 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (15.00%) Deployment Automation
8 15 (15.00%) Front End Development
8 15 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 14 (14.00%) Collaborative Working
9 14 (14.00%) DevOps
9 14 (14.00%) Manual Testing
9 14 (14.00%) Process Improvement
10 12 (12.00%) Microservices
10 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.00%) Java
2 33 (33.00%) C#
2 33 (33.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.00%) SQL
4 8 (8.00%) Python
5 4 (4.00%) Ruby
6 3 (3.00%) PHP
7 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.00%) Scala
8 1 (1.00%) C
8 1 (1.00%) C++
8 1 (1.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (20.00%) ISEB
2 19 (19.00%) ISTQB
3 17 (17.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (12.00%) Degree
5 3 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (32.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (11.00%) Docker
2 5 (5.00%) Firmware
3 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.00%) KVM
4 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.00%) Ansible
3 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (6.00%) Concur
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) SAP
3 4 (4.00%) Capita
3 4 (4.00%) IBM
3 4 (4.00%) Twitter
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.00%) VMware