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

Selenium
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 138 196
Rank change year-on-year +52 +58 -56
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 206 165 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.17% 2.08% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.91% 13.83% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 213 144 132
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 1,218 1,193 1,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.74% 15.07% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,034 1,002 1,118
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,675 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 January 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 January 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 +42 92 £50,000 -4.76% 14
Newbury +20 56 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Bracknell +6 22 £67,500 +50.00%
Wokingham -3 7 £30,250 -24.38% 2
Maidenhead +6 6 £26,500 - 4
Slough -2 1 £62,500 +56.25%
Selenium
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 168 (81.55%) Test Automation
2 139 (67.48%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (60.68%) Java
4 96 (46.60%) C#
5 84 (40.78%) WebDriver
6 74 (35.92%) QA
7 73 (35.44%) Cucumber
8 67 (32.52%) Scrum
9 64 (31.07%) BDD
9 64 (31.07%) Degree
10 61 (29.61%) SQL
11 52 (25.24%) Software Testing
12 50 (24.27%) JavaScript
13 46 (22.33%) HTML
14 45 (21.84%) ISTQB
14 45 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (20.87%) Jenkins
16 41 (19.90%) SDLC
16 41 (19.90%) SpecFlow
17 40 (19.42%) CSS
18 38 (18.45%) TDD
18 38 (18.45%) Mentoring
19 36 (17.48%) Web Services
19 36 (17.48%) AngularJS
20 35 (16.99%) Linux
21 34 (16.50%) .NET
22 33 (16.02%) Git (software)
23 30 (14.56%) Test Strategy
24 29 (14.08%) SoapUI
24 29 (14.08%) HP UFT

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 9 (4.37%) Apache
1 9 (4.37%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.94%) CMS
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.97%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) SAP ERP
1 6 (2.91%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.43%) SaaS
5 3 (1.46%) Tricentis Tosca
6 1 (0.49%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) DSL
1 1 (0.49%) Firewall
1 1 (0.49%) HTTP
1 1 (0.49%) Skype
1 1 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.22%) MySQL
2 18 (8.74%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.88%) MariaDB
4 7 (3.40%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.91%) SQLPlus
6 5 (2.43%) Big Data
7 3 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.97%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 84 (40.78%) WebDriver
2 73 (35.44%) Cucumber
3 43 (20.87%) Jenkins
4 41 (19.90%) SpecFlow
5 33 (16.02%) Git (software)
6 29 (14.08%) HP UFT
6 29 (14.08%) SoapUI
7 28 (13.59%) Jasmine
8 26 (12.62%) JMeter
9 19 (9.22%) JIRA
10 18 (8.74%) Subversion
11 17 (8.25%) Maven
12 16 (7.77%) LoadRunner
13 15 (7.28%) JUnit
14 10 (4.85%) JBehave
14 10 (4.85%) Protractor
15 9 (4.37%) Appium
15 9 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (3.88%) TestNG
17 6 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (8.74%) Finance
2 11 (5.34%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.85%) Marketing
4 8 (3.88%) Electronics
4 8 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.91%) Publishing
5 6 (2.91%) Retail
6 2 (0.97%) Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (19.90%) Developer
2 39 (18.93%) Analyst
3 37 (17.96%) Test Engineer
4 35 (16.99%) Test Analyst
5 33 (16.02%) Tester
6 27 (13.11%) Software Tester
6 27 (13.11%) Test Automation Engineer
7 23 (11.17%) QA Engineer
8 21 (10.19%) Java Engineer
9 20 (9.71%) Automation Tester
10 18 (8.74%) Automation Test Analyst
11 16 (7.77%) Software Developer
12 15 (7.28%) Senior Tester
13 13 (6.31%) Developer in Test
13 13 (6.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (6.31%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (5.83%) QA Analyst
14 12 (5.83%) QA Automation Engineer
14 12 (5.83%) Senior Test Analyst
14 12 (5.83%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.33%) HTML
2 40 (19.42%) CSS
3 36 (17.48%) AngularJS
3 36 (17.48%) Web Services
4 34 (16.50%) .NET
5 28 (13.59%) KnockoutJS
5 28 (13.59%) React
6 26 (12.62%) jQuery
6 26 (12.62%) JSON
6 26 (12.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (12.14%) SOAP
8 23 (11.17%) REST
9 22 (10.68%) ASP.NET
9 22 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (9.71%) Angular 2
10 20 (9.71%) Node.js
10 20 (9.71%) WCF
10 20 (9.71%) XML
11 18 (8.74%) RESTful
12 15 (7.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.14%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.65%) User Experience
3 12 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.85%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.94%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.46%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.49%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.99%) Linux
2 25 (12.14%) Windows
3 10 (4.85%) Unix
4 7 (3.40%) Android
5 4 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.46%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (81.55%) Test Automation
2 139 (67.48%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (32.52%) Scrum
4 64 (31.07%) BDD
5 52 (25.24%) Software Testing
6 45 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (19.90%) SDLC
8 38 (18.45%) Mentoring
8 38 (18.45%) TDD
9 30 (14.56%) Test Strategy
10 25 (12.14%) Test Scripting
11 24 (11.65%) Manual Testing
11 24 (11.65%) Performance Testing
12 23 (11.17%) OO
12 23 (11.17%) OOP
13 22 (10.68%) Front End Development
13 22 (10.68%) MVC
14 18 (8.74%) Web Development
15 17 (8.25%) DevOps
15 17 (8.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (60.68%) Java
2 96 (46.60%) C#
3 61 (29.61%) SQL
4 50 (24.27%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.22%) Ruby
6 15 (7.28%) Python
7 11 (5.34%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.43%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.94%) Groovy
9 4 (1.94%) PHP
10 3 (1.46%) C++
10 3 (1.46%) Perl
11 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.49%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 64 (31.07%) Degree
2 45 (21.84%) ISTQB
3 28 (13.59%) ISEB
4 20 (9.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.46%) PMP
6 3 (1.46%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (35.92%) QA
System Software
1 27 (13.11%) Docker
2 3 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.49%) KVM
3 1 (0.49%) LXC
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (4.85%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.88%) Galera Cluster
2 8 (3.88%) OpenNebula
3 6 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (9.71%) Oracle
2 15 (7.28%) SAP
3 10 (4.85%) HP
3 10 (4.85%) VMware
4 2 (0.97%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.97%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.49%) Capita
5 1 (0.49%) Concur
5 1 (0.49%) IBM