Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 107 122
Rank change year-on-year -40 +15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 118 165 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.86% 2.69% 2.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.80% 14.71% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 93 157 196
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,400 £35,950 £33,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -3.33%

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 1,093 1,122 1,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.20% 18.32% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 962 938 1,063
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 £75,000 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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
Reading -35 42 £43,500 -13.00% 17
Newbury +7 29 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Bracknell -12 19 £62,500 -3.85% 1
Maidenhead -28 16 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Wokingham -3 3 £45,000 - 1
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 98 (83.05%) Test Automation
2 74 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (42.37%) Java
4 43 (36.44%) WebDriver
5 42 (35.59%) QA
6 37 (31.36%) Cucumber
7 34 (28.81%) C#
8 30 (25.42%) BDD
9 29 (24.58%) Software Testing
10 28 (23.73%) JavaScript
11 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
12 25 (21.19%) Jenkins
13 23 (19.49%) .NET
13 23 (19.49%) ISTQB
13 23 (19.49%) Git (software)
14 22 (18.64%) Manual Testing
14 22 (18.64%) SDLC
15 21 (17.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 20 (16.95%) JIRA
16 20 (16.95%) SQL
16 20 (16.95%) ISEB
17 19 (16.10%) Degree
17 19 (16.10%) Finance
17 19 (16.10%) REST
18 18 (15.25%) Test Scripting
18 18 (15.25%) Scrum
19 17 (14.41%) SpecFlow
20 16 (13.56%) Linux
21 15 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
21 15 (12.71%) Subversion

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 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.85%) Liferay
2 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.39%) SaaS
3 2 (1.69%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (0.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.39%) MySQL
3 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.69%) Big Data
4 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (36.44%) WebDriver
2 37 (31.36%) Cucumber
3 25 (21.19%) Jenkins
4 23 (19.49%) Git (software)
5 20 (16.95%) JIRA
6 17 (14.41%) SpecFlow
7 15 (12.71%) Subversion
8 10 (8.47%) JMeter
9 9 (7.63%) Jasmine
9 9 (7.63%) Robot Framework
10 8 (6.78%) Appium
11 7 (5.93%) Bugzilla
11 7 (5.93%) JUnit
11 7 (5.93%) Visual Studio
12 6 (5.08%) TeamCity
13 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
13 5 (4.24%) HP UFT
13 5 (4.24%) Maven
13 5 (4.24%) Sahi
13 5 (4.24%) UI Automator
General
1 19 (16.10%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Banking
4 2 (1.69%) Electronics
4 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (40.68%) Test Engineer
2 26 (22.03%) Test Automation Engineer
3 25 (21.19%) QA Engineer
4 24 (20.34%) Developer
5 20 (16.95%) Tester
6 16 (13.56%) Automation Tester
7 13 (11.02%) Software Test Engineer
8 10 (8.47%) QA Automation Engineer
8 10 (8.47%) QA Test Engineer
8 10 (8.47%) Software Engineer
8 10 (8.47%) Software Tester
9 9 (7.63%) Analyst
10 7 (5.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (5.93%) Junior
10 7 (5.93%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 7 (5.93%) Selenium Tester
11 6 (5.08%) Development Manager
11 6 (5.08%) Junior Software Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) Test Analyst
12 5 (4.24%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.49%) .NET
2 19 (16.10%) REST
3 15 (12.71%) AngularJS
4 14 (11.86%) ASP.NET
4 14 (11.86%) Web Services
5 13 (11.02%) React
5 13 (11.02%) SOAP
6 12 (10.17%) jQuery
6 12 (10.17%) WCF
7 11 (9.32%) .NET Framework
7 11 (9.32%) HTML
8 9 (7.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (6.78%) HTML5
10 7 (5.93%) Ajax
10 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (5.93%) JSON
10 7 (5.93%) Node.js
10 7 (5.93%) XML
11 6 (5.08%) Spring
11 6 (5.08%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) User Experience
2 8 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.24%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.54%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.54%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.56%) Linux
2 7 (5.93%) Android
3 6 (5.08%) Windows
4 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.69%) CentOS
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (83.05%) Test Automation
2 74 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.42%) BDD
4 29 (24.58%) Software Testing
5 22 (18.64%) Manual Testing
5 22 (18.64%) SDLC
6 18 (15.25%) Scrum
6 18 (15.25%) Test Scripting
7 15 (12.71%) Deployment Automation
7 15 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (11.86%) Process Improvement
9 12 (10.17%) OOP
10 11 (9.32%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (9.32%) OO
10 11 (9.32%) SDET
10 11 (9.32%) Software Engineering
11 10 (8.47%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (8.47%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.37%) Java
2 34 (28.81%) C#
3 28 (23.73%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.95%) SQL
5 12 (10.17%) Python
6 7 (5.93%) PHP
7 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.69%) Ruby
7 2 (1.69%) Scala
7 2 (1.69%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) C++
8 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (19.49%) ISTQB
2 21 (17.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 20 (16.95%) ISEB
4 19 (16.10%) Degree
5 8 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (35.59%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Docker
2 5 (4.24%) Firmware
3 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.85%) KVM
5 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Ansible
1 2 (1.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (12.71%) Atlassian
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle
4 4 (3.39%) Twitter
4 4 (3.39%) VMware
5 2 (1.69%) SAP
6 1 (0.85%) Apiary
6 1 (0.85%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) Samsung