Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 90 135
Rank change year-on-year -56 +45 +52
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 108 194 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.81% 3.05% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.92% 16.41% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 88 191 160
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 989 1,182 1,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.55% 18.56% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 880 985 1,078
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £67,650
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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -33 47 £44,000 -12.00% 8
Newbury -9 25 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Bracknell -14 18 £67,500 - 3
Maidenhead -24 10 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Wokingham +9 1 £47,500 +24.18%
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 90 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 68 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (47.22%) Java
4 43 (39.81%) WebDriver
5 42 (38.89%) QA
6 40 (37.04%) C#
7 37 (34.26%) JavaScript
8 33 (30.56%) Jenkins
9 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
10 30 (27.78%) BDD
11 27 (25.00%) Scrum
12 26 (24.07%) Git (software)
13 24 (22.22%) Cucumber
14 23 (21.30%) Degree
15 22 (20.37%) SQL
15 22 (20.37%) .NET
15 22 (20.37%) Manual Testing
16 21 (19.44%) Python
17 19 (17.59%) Software Testing
17 19 (17.59%) SpecFlow
18 17 (15.74%) Performance Testing
18 17 (15.74%) Linux
19 16 (14.81%) ISTQB
19 16 (14.81%) Subversion
20 15 (13.89%) Web Services
20 15 (13.89%) HTML
20 15 (13.89%) ASP.NET
20 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
20 15 (13.89%) REST
20 15 (13.89%) React

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 4 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.93%) Liferay
3 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Boomi
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
3 1 (0.93%) npm
3 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.78%) Big Data
6 3 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.93%) HBase
7 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (39.81%) WebDriver
2 33 (30.56%) Jenkins
3 26 (24.07%) Git (software)
4 24 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 19 (17.59%) SpecFlow
6 16 (14.81%) Subversion
7 12 (11.11%) JMeter
8 10 (9.26%) Jasmine
9 9 (8.33%) JIRA
9 9 (8.33%) Maven
10 8 (7.41%) NUnit
11 7 (6.48%) TeamCity
11 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio
12 6 (5.56%) Appium
12 6 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (5.56%) HP UFT
12 6 (5.56%) Robot Framework
13 5 (4.63%) Bugzilla
13 5 (4.63%) PyCharm
13 5 (4.63%) Sikuli
General
1 11 (10.19%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.48%) Marketing
4 5 (4.63%) Electronics
4 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (37.04%) Test Engineer
2 26 (24.07%) Developer
3 22 (20.37%) Test Automation Engineer
4 19 (17.59%) QA Engineer
5 15 (13.89%) Software Test Engineer
6 13 (12.04%) Tester
7 12 (11.11%) Automation Tester
7 12 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) Junior
9 8 (7.41%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) Development Manager
10 7 (6.48%) Java Developer
10 7 (6.48%) QA Test Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 7 (6.48%) Selenium Tester
10 7 (6.48%) Software Development Manager
10 7 (6.48%) Software Manager
11 6 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
12 5 (4.63%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.37%) .NET
2 15 (13.89%) ASP.NET
2 15 (13.89%) HTML
2 15 (13.89%) React
2 15 (13.89%) REST
2 15 (13.89%) Web Services
3 14 (12.96%) .NET Framework
3 14 (12.96%) AngularJS
3 14 (12.96%) XML
4 13 (12.04%) SOAP
5 12 (11.11%) RESTful
5 12 (11.11%) WCF
6 11 (10.19%) Ajax
6 11 (10.19%) jQuery
7 10 (9.26%) Node.js
7 10 (9.26%) Spring
8 9 (8.33%) CSS
8 9 (8.33%) JSON
9 8 (7.41%) XSL
10 7 (6.48%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) User Experience
2 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.63%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.74%) Linux
2 5 (4.63%) Android
2 5 (4.63%) Windows
3 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 68 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (27.78%) BDD
4 27 (25.00%) Scrum
5 22 (20.37%) Manual Testing
6 19 (17.59%) Software Testing
7 17 (15.74%) Performance Testing
8 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (12.96%) SDLC
9 14 (12.96%) Web Development
10 13 (12.04%) OOP
10 13 (12.04%) SDET
10 13 (12.04%) Test Scripting
11 11 (10.19%) Exploratory Testing
11 11 (10.19%) Regression Testing
12 10 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (9.26%) MVC
12 10 (9.26%) OO
12 10 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (47.22%) Java
2 40 (37.04%) C#
3 37 (34.26%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.37%) SQL
5 21 (19.44%) Python
6 9 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.85%) Scala
8 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (21.30%) Degree
2 16 (14.81%) ISTQB
3 12 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (6.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (38.89%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.26%) Docker
2 9 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) Firmware
4 1 (0.93%) KVM
4 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) Ansible
2 2 (1.85%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.19%) VMware
3 6 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle
4 5 (4.63%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Apiary
5 1 (0.93%) Apple
5 1 (0.93%) Dell
5 1 (0.93%) Samsung
5 1 (0.93%) Twitter