Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 62 125
Rank change year-on-year -60 +63 +10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 22 106 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.95% 4.35% 2.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.49% 23.87% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 99 73
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £34,223 £33,750 £36,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 401 444 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.24% 18.23% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 365 371 493
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £68,600
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 11 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 10 (45.45%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) QA
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
8 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
9 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
9 5 (22.73%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
9 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
9 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
10 4 (18.18%) API Testing
10 4 (18.18%) BDD
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 4 (18.18%) JMeter
10 4 (18.18%) Python
10 4 (18.18%) ISEB
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (18.18%) Test Management
11 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
11 3 (13.64%) JIRA
11 3 (13.64%) Web Testing
11 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
11 3 (13.64%) .NET

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) GitHub
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 11 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
4 4 (18.18%) JMeter
5 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
5 3 (13.64%) JIRA
5 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
6 2 (9.09%) Appium
6 2 (9.09%) Hudson
6 2 (9.09%) PyCharm
6 2 (9.09%) Robot Framework
6 2 (9.09%) Sahi
6 2 (9.09%) Sikuli
6 2 (9.09%) Subversion
6 2 (9.09%) UI Automator
7 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
7 1 (4.55%) NeoLoad
7 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) QA Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) QA Test Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Tester
6 2 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (4.55%) QA Leader
7 1 (4.55%) QA Manual Tester
7 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.55%) GWT
4 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) JMS
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) CentOS
3 2 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
5 4 (18.18%) API Testing
5 4 (18.18%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Test Management
6 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.64%) SDET
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) Web Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
7 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 2 (9.09%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 4 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat