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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 55 108 97
Rank change year-on-year +53 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 50 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.08% 1.95% 2.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.08% 12.79% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 47
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £40,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 249 297 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 20.33% 15.26% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 183 269 231
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Selenium as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Reading

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 67 (85.90%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (69.23%) WebDriver
3 52 (66.67%) Java
4 39 (50.00%) QA
5 35 (44.87%) SQL
6 29 (37.18%) Jenkins
6 29 (37.18%) Automation Testing
7 27 (34.62%) Cucumber
7 27 (34.62%) JIRA
8 26 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (29.49%) Test Strategy
10 21 (26.92%) Test Scripting
11 20 (25.64%) Oracle
11 20 (25.64%) XML
12 19 (24.36%) Scrum
12 19 (24.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 19 (24.36%) BDD
12 19 (24.36%) AngularJS
13 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
13 17 (21.79%) Subversion
13 17 (21.79%) Automated Testing
14 16 (20.51%) ISTQB
14 16 (20.51%) TeamCity
14 16 (20.51%) JMeter
15 15 (19.23%) Regression Testing
15 15 (19.23%) Degree
16 14 (17.95%) RESTful
16 14 (17.95%) Salesforce.com
16 14 (17.95%) Appium
16 14 (17.95%) Protractor

Selenium
Top Related 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 (6.41%) IIS
2 3 (3.85%) Apache
2 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.85%) nginx
2 3 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.85%) IaaS
2 3 (3.85%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) HTTP
1 3 (3.85%) IPv4
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) Big Data
2 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.13%) MySQL
4 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.85%) Redis
4 3 (3.85%) Riak
5 2 (2.56%) InfluxDB
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (69.23%) WebDriver
2 29 (37.18%) Jenkins
3 27 (34.62%) Cucumber
3 27 (34.62%) JIRA
4 19 (24.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
5 17 (21.79%) Subversion
6 16 (20.51%) JMeter
6 16 (20.51%) TeamCity
7 14 (17.95%) Appium
7 14 (17.95%) Protractor
8 13 (16.67%) Gatling
9 9 (11.54%) Bugzilla
9 9 (11.54%) SoapUI
10 8 (10.26%) Maven
11 7 (8.97%) TestNG
12 6 (7.69%) Ant
12 6 (7.69%) Gradle
12 6 (7.69%) JUnit
12 6 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
1 13 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Test Engineer
2 26 (33.33%) Developer
3 20 (25.64%) QA Engineer
4 16 (20.51%) QA Automation Engineer
5 15 (19.23%) Automation Tester
5 15 (19.23%) Software Test Engineer
5 15 (19.23%) Tester
6 14 (17.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 14 (17.95%) Software Developer
6 14 (17.95%) Software Engineer
7 13 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
7 13 (16.67%) QA Tester
8 12 (15.38%) Analyst
9 10 (12.82%) Test Analyst
10 8 (10.26%) Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (8.97%) Developer in Test
11 7 (8.97%) Java Developer
11 7 (8.97%) Test Automation Developer
12 6 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
13 5 (6.41%) Principal Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) XML
2 19 (24.36%) AngularJS
3 14 (17.95%) RESTful
4 7 (8.97%) REST
5 6 (7.69%) Web Services
6 5 (6.41%) HTML
6 5 (6.41%) JSON
6 5 (6.41%) SOAP
7 4 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.85%) .NET
8 3 (3.85%) Kafka
8 3 (3.85%) WebSockets
9 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.56%) CSS
9 2 (2.56%) jQuery
10 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.28%) CSS3
10 1 (1.28%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (1.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.85%) PKI
3 3 (3.85%) Social Media
4 2 (2.56%) FMCG
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (85.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.18%) Automation Testing
3 26 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (29.49%) Test Strategy
5 21 (26.92%) Test Scripting
6 19 (24.36%) BDD
6 19 (24.36%) Scrum
7 17 (21.79%) Automated Testing
8 15 (19.23%) Regression Testing
9 13 (16.67%) Open Source
10 11 (14.10%) SDLC
11 10 (12.82%) Functional Testing
11 10 (12.82%) Security Testing
11 10 (12.82%) Test Automation
11 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
12 9 (11.54%) Manual Testing
12 9 (11.54%) TDD
13 8 (10.26%) User Stories
14 7 (8.97%) QA Automation
15 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (66.67%) Java
2 35 (44.87%) SQL
3 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.26%) C#
5 5 (6.41%) Python
6 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.56%) VB
8 1 (1.28%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) ISTQB
2 15 (19.23%) Degree
3 9 (11.54%) ISEB
4 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (3.85%) Docker
1 3 (3.85%) HDFS
1 3 (3.85%) KVM
1 3 (3.85%) VirtualBox
1 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.85%) Ambari
2 3 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (3.85%) Kibana
3 2 (2.56%) Grafana
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Oracle
2 14 (17.95%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.41%) HP
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.85%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) SOASTA, Inc
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Very Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago