Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 129 125
Rank change year-on-year +58 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 89 68 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.73% 1.95% 1.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.87% 13.00% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 107 58 90
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.48% +12.78% -
10th Percentile £37,300 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,625 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 448 523 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.76% 15.01% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 370 439 506
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £69,550 £67,500 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 82 (92.13%) Test Automation
2 74 (83.15%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (67.42%) Java
4 55 (61.80%) WebDriver
5 54 (60.67%) QA
6 44 (49.44%) C#
7 38 (42.70%) Scrum
8 36 (40.45%) ISTQB
8 36 (40.45%) Degree
8 36 (40.45%) BDD
9 35 (39.33%) Cucumber
10 31 (34.83%) Test Scripting
11 27 (30.34%) TDD
12 26 (29.21%) HP UFT
12 26 (29.21%) SQL
12 26 (29.21%) Test Strategy
13 22 (24.72%) LoadRunner
14 20 (22.47%) JMeter
14 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
14 20 (22.47%) Mentoring
15 19 (21.35%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (21.35%) Software Testing
15 19 (21.35%) Web Services
16 18 (20.22%) Computer Science Degree
17 17 (19.10%) Functional Testing
17 17 (19.10%) Computer Science
17 17 (19.10%) SOAP
18 16 (17.98%) Manual Testing
18 16 (17.98%) SDLC
19 15 (16.85%) Performance 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.11%) SAP ERP
1 9 (10.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.37%) Tricentis Tosca
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (1.12%) Skype
2 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQLPlus
2 5 (5.62%) Big Data
3 2 (2.25%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (2.25%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.12%) DB2
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (61.80%) WebDriver
2 35 (39.33%) Cucumber
3 26 (29.21%) HP UFT
4 22 (24.72%) LoadRunner
5 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
5 20 (22.47%) JMeter
6 15 (16.85%) JIRA
6 15 (16.85%) JUnit
7 14 (15.73%) Jenkins
8 10 (11.24%) SoapUI
8 10 (11.24%) TestNG
9 9 (10.11%) eggPlant
9 9 (10.11%) Gatling
9 9 (10.11%) LoadUI
9 9 (10.11%) Subversion
9 9 (10.11%) Toad
10 7 (7.87%) Eclipse
10 7 (7.87%) Maven
11 6 (6.74%) IntelliJ
11 6 (6.74%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (12.36%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Publishing
2 9 (10.11%) Retail
3 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.49%) Games
5 3 (3.37%) Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Analyst
2 22 (24.72%) Test Analyst
3 18 (20.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 18 (20.22%) Test Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) QA Engineer
5 11 (12.36%) Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (11.24%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (10.11%) Automation Test Analyst
7 9 (10.11%) Automation Tester
7 9 (10.11%) SAP Analyst
7 9 (10.11%) SAP Test Analyst
7 9 (10.11%) Tester
8 8 (8.99%) Java Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) Test Leader
9 7 (7.87%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (6.74%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Team Leader
10 6 (6.74%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) Web Services
2 17 (19.10%) SOAP
3 12 (13.48%) .NET
4 6 (6.74%) HTML
5 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.49%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.49%) CSS
5 4 (4.49%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.37%) Ajax
6 3 (3.37%) Apache Flex
6 3 (3.37%) GWT
6 3 (3.37%) REST
7 2 (2.25%) D3.js
7 2 (2.25%) RESTful
7 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.99%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.74%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.12%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Linux
3 2 (2.25%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (92.13%) Test Automation
2 74 (83.15%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (42.70%) Scrum
4 36 (40.45%) BDD
5 31 (34.83%) Test Scripting
6 27 (30.34%) TDD
7 26 (29.21%) Test Strategy
8 20 (22.47%) Mentoring
9 19 (21.35%) Software Testing
9 19 (21.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (19.10%) Functional Testing
11 16 (17.98%) Manual Testing
11 16 (17.98%) SDLC
12 15 (16.85%) Performance Testing
12 15 (16.85%) Test Management
13 14 (15.73%) Unit Testing
14 13 (14.61%) Open Source
15 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (12.36%) Mathematics
16 10 (11.24%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (67.42%) Java
2 44 (49.44%) C#
3 26 (29.21%) SQL
4 6 (6.74%) Ruby
5 4 (4.49%) C++
5 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.49%) Python
6 2 (2.25%) C
6 2 (2.25%) Go
6 2 (2.25%) Groovy
6 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (40.45%) Degree
1 36 (40.45%) ISTQB
2 18 (20.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (16.85%) ISEB
4 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (60.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.25%) Grafana
3 2 (2.25%) rkt
4 1 (1.12%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) HP
2 9 (10.11%) SAP
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft