Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 102 132
Rank change year-on-year +22 +30 -20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 81 74 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.12% 2.54% 1.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.33% 16.02% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 113 63 59
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,750 £36,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,500 £55,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £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 496 462 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.11% 15.84% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 428 350 533
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.50% -4.74% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,875 £63,750 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 75 (92.59%) Test Automation
2 62 (76.54%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (61.73%) QA
4 48 (59.26%) Java
5 38 (46.91%) WebDriver
6 34 (41.98%) Cucumber
6 34 (41.98%) Degree
7 33 (40.74%) Scrum
8 30 (37.04%) Software Testing
9 29 (35.80%) C#
10 24 (29.63%) ISTQB
10 24 (29.63%) BDD
11 20 (24.69%) Test Strategy
11 20 (24.69%) ISEB
12 18 (22.22%) HP UFT
12 18 (22.22%) Mentoring
13 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (19.75%) SQL
14 16 (19.75%) SDLC
15 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
15 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
16 14 (17.28%) TDD
17 13 (16.05%) Amazon AWS
18 11 (13.58%) Test Scripting
19 10 (12.35%) VMware
20 9 (11.11%) Oracle
20 9 (11.11%) Web Services
20 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
20 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
20 9 (11.11%) Functional Testing

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 1 (1.23%) Apache
1 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.70%) SaaS
4 2 (2.47%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Firewall
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
1 1 (1.23%) Skype
1 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) Big Data
2 4 (4.94%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.23%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (1.23%) DB2
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (46.91%) WebDriver
2 34 (41.98%) Cucumber
3 18 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
5 8 (9.88%) LoadRunner
5 8 (9.88%) Subversion
6 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.64%) JMeter
7 6 (7.41%) JBehave
7 6 (7.41%) Maven
8 5 (6.17%) SpecFlow
9 4 (4.94%) GitLab
9 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
9 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.70%) Gatling
10 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.70%) NetBeans
10 3 (3.70%) Robot Framework
10 3 (3.70%) TestLink
General
1 4 (4.94%) Retail
2 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Test Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 16 (19.75%) Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) QA Engineer
4 14 (17.28%) Test Analyst
5 13 (16.05%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (14.81%) Senior Test Analyst
7 11 (13.58%) Java Engineer
8 10 (12.35%) Administrator
8 10 (12.35%) Developer
8 10 (12.35%) QA Automation Engineer
8 10 (12.35%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (9.88%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (8.64%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (8.64%) Test Leader
12 6 (7.41%) Developer in Test
12 6 (7.41%) QA Analyst
13 5 (6.17%) QA Test Analyst
13 5 (6.17%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) Web Services
2 8 (9.88%) .NET
3 7 (8.64%) HTML
4 5 (6.17%) RESTful
4 5 (6.17%) SOAP
5 4 (4.94%) LAMP
5 4 (4.94%) REST
6 3 (3.70%) CSS
6 3 (3.70%) Express
6 3 (3.70%) koa
6 3 (3.70%) Node.js
7 2 (2.47%) Ajax
7 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.47%) Spring
8 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Unix
3 2 (2.47%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (92.59%) Test Automation
2 62 (76.54%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (40.74%) Scrum
4 30 (37.04%) Software Testing
5 24 (29.63%) BDD
6 20 (24.69%) Test Strategy
7 18 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (19.75%) SDLC
10 14 (17.28%) TDD
11 11 (13.58%) Test Scripting
12 9 (11.11%) Functional Testing
12 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
13 8 (9.88%) API Testing
13 8 (9.88%) OOP
13 8 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (8.64%) Manual Testing
14 7 (8.64%) SDET
14 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
15 6 (7.41%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 48 (59.26%) Java
2 29 (35.80%) C#
3 16 (19.75%) SQL
4 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.47%) Groovy
5 2 (2.47%) Ruby
5 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.23%) C
6 1 (1.23%) C++
6 1 (1.23%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (41.98%) Degree
2 24 (29.63%) ISTQB
3 20 (24.69%) ISEB
4 6 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (61.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.23%) KVM
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) VMware
2 9 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) HP
4 1 (1.23%) Capita