The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 95 100
Rank change year-on-year +36 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 52 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.04% 2.10% 2.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.91% 14.79% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 53
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £37,875 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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

Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 227 257 268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.64% 14.18% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 574 582 539
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Reading

Selenium
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Reading

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Reading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 89 (85.58%) Test Automation
2 81 (77.88%) Java
3 80 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (71.15%) WebDriver
5 60 (57.69%) QA
6 50 (48.08%) SQL
7 49 (47.12%) Test Scripting
8 42 (40.38%) Test Strategy
9 37 (35.58%) JIRA
10 35 (33.65%) Oracle
11 33 (31.73%) Scrum
12 32 (30.77%) Finance
13 31 (29.81%) JMeter
13 31 (29.81%) Cucumber
14 27 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (25.96%) Gatling
15 25 (24.04%) BDD
15 25 (24.04%) ISTQB
16 24 (23.08%) Regression Testing
16 24 (23.08%) QA Automation
17 23 (22.12%) Jenkins
17 23 (22.12%) Git (software)
17 23 (22.12%) Financial Institution
18 21 (20.19%) C#
19 18 (17.31%) Degree
19 18 (17.31%) Protractor
20 17 (16.35%) Subversion
21 15 (14.42%) Web Services
22 14 (13.46%) JavaScript
22 14 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (4.81%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.92%) GitHub
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.73%) Big Data
2 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.88%) MySQL
4 2 (1.92%) InfluxDB
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.96%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 74 (71.15%) WebDriver
2 37 (35.58%) JIRA
3 31 (29.81%) Cucumber
3 31 (29.81%) JMeter
4 27 (25.96%) Gatling
5 23 (22.12%) Git (software)
5 23 (22.12%) Jenkins
6 18 (17.31%) Protractor
7 17 (16.35%) Subversion
8 14 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (13.46%) TeamCity
9 13 (12.50%) Appium
10 10 (9.62%) SoapUI
11 8 (7.69%) Mocha
12 7 (6.73%) Maven
13 6 (5.77%) Bugzilla
13 6 (5.77%) Selenium IDE
13 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
14 5 (4.81%) Eclipse
14 5 (4.81%) LoadRunner
General
1 32 (30.77%) Finance
2 23 (22.12%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.81%) Retail
3 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.88%) Games
5 2 (1.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (27.88%) QA Engineer
2 28 (26.92%) Test Engineer
3 27 (25.96%) Tester
4 26 (25.00%) Automation Tester
5 23 (22.12%) QA Automation Engineer
6 22 (21.15%) Developer
6 22 (21.15%) QA Tester
7 21 (20.19%) QA Automation Tester
8 19 (18.27%) Analyst
9 16 (15.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 16 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
9 16 (15.38%) Test Analyst
10 15 (14.42%) Java Automation Tester
10 15 (14.42%) Software Developer
11 11 (10.58%) Java Engineer
11 11 (10.58%) Software Test Engineer
12 10 (9.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 10 (9.62%) Java Developer
12 10 (9.62%) Software Engineer
13 8 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.42%) Web Services
2 13 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 13 (12.50%) XML
3 11 (10.58%) RESTful
3 11 (10.58%) SOAP
4 10 (9.62%) REST
5 6 (5.77%) .NET
6 4 (3.85%) CSS
6 4 (3.85%) HTML
7 2 (1.92%) Ajax
7 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.92%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.92%) jQuery
7 2 (1.92%) JSON
7 2 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.96%) CSS3
8 1 (0.96%) D3.js
8 1 (0.96%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.81%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.81%) Social Media
3 5 (4.81%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.88%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.92%) FMCG
7 1 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.81%) Linux
2 3 (2.88%) Android
3 2 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (85.58%) Test Automation
2 80 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (47.12%) Test Scripting
4 42 (40.38%) Test Strategy
5 33 (31.73%) Scrum
6 27 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (24.04%) BDD
8 24 (23.08%) QA Automation
8 24 (23.08%) Regression Testing
9 13 (12.50%) Open Source
9 13 (12.50%) TDD
10 12 (11.54%) Defect Tracking
10 12 (11.54%) Manual Testing
10 12 (11.54%) SDET
11 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
12 10 (9.62%) Functional Testing
13 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.65%) Waterfall
14 8 (7.69%) Build Automation
14 8 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (77.88%) Java
2 50 (48.08%) SQL
3 21 (20.19%) C#
4 14 (13.46%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.77%) Python
6 3 (2.88%) C++
7 2 (1.92%) Groovy
7 2 (1.92%) Ruby
7 2 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.96%) C
8 1 (0.96%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) ISTQB
2 18 (17.31%) Degree
3 10 (9.62%) ISEB
4 5 (4.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.81%) Master's Degree
5 4 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (57.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.92%) Grafana
4 1 (0.96%) rkt
Vendors
1 35 (33.65%) Oracle
2 10 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (6.73%) HP
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.92%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (0.96%) SAP
Reading
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading
Energon Global
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago