The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 78 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 55 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.78% 1.90% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.72% 10.00% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 30 21
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
401 370 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.24% 18.99% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 344 310 224
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Selenium
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Bristol

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 79 (78.22%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (60.40%) Software Testing
3 47 (46.53%) Test Strategy
3 47 (46.53%) Test Planning
4 44 (43.56%) Waterfall
4 44 (43.56%) V-Model
5 43 (42.57%) Validation
6 41 (40.59%) Test Automation
7 40 (39.60%) Test Management
8 38 (37.62%) Finance
9 37 (36.63%) WebDriver
10 30 (29.70%) JUnit
10 30 (29.70%) Mentoring
11 28 (27.72%) Open Source
12 25 (24.75%) TestNG
13 24 (23.76%) Java
14 23 (22.77%) ISEB
14 23 (22.77%) Test Scripting
15 19 (18.81%) Automated Testing
15 19 (18.81%) SQL
16 18 (17.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 15 (14.85%) Manual Testing
17 15 (14.85%) Automation Testing
18 14 (13.86%) Scrum
18 14 (13.86%) QA
18 14 (13.86%) Cucumber
19 13 (12.87%) QuickTest Pro
19 13 (12.87%) BDD
19 13 (12.87%) C#
20 10 (9.90%) Oracle

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
1 1 (0.99%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) MS Access
2 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
2 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (36.63%) WebDriver
2 30 (29.70%) JUnit
3 25 (24.75%) TestNG
4 14 (13.86%) Cucumber
5 13 (12.87%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.94%) SpecFlow
7 5 (4.95%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.96%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.96%) JMeter
8 4 (3.96%) JIRA
9 3 (2.97%) NUnit
9 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.97%) Calabash
10 2 (1.98%) WATIR
10 2 (1.98%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.99%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.99%) Subversion
11 1 (0.99%) Maven
11 1 (0.99%) WatiN
General
1 38 (37.62%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.97%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.97%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (29.70%) Tester
2 24 (23.76%) Test Team Leader
2 24 (23.76%) Team Leader
3 20 (19.80%) Test Engineer
4 18 (17.82%) Senior Test Engineer
5 14 (13.86%) Senior Tester
5 14 (13.86%) Analyst
5 14 (13.86%) Test Analyst
6 9 (8.91%) Automated Tester
7 8 (7.92%) Automation Tester
8 7 (6.93%) Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Selenium Tester
10 5 (4.95%) Senior Automation Tester
10 5 (4.95%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.95%) Junior
10 5 (4.95%) Software Tester
11 4 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Junior Test Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) .NET
2 3 (2.97%) Middleware
3 2 (1.98%) RESTful
3 2 (1.98%) Web Services
3 2 (1.98%) Spring
4 1 (0.99%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.99%) WCF
4 1 (0.99%) Spring Security
4 1 (0.99%) XML
4 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.99%) Servlets
4 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.99%) REST
4 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.72%) Open Source
2 4 (3.96%) Wiki
3 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.94%) UNIX
2 4 (3.96%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (78.22%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (60.40%) Software Testing
3 47 (46.53%) Test Strategy
3 47 (46.53%) Test Planning
4 44 (43.56%) V-Model
4 44 (43.56%) Waterfall
5 43 (42.57%) Validation
6 41 (40.59%) Test Automation
7 40 (39.60%) Test Management
8 30 (29.70%) Mentoring
9 23 (22.77%) Test Scripting
10 19 (18.81%) Automated Testing
11 15 (14.85%) Automation Testing
11 15 (14.85%) Manual Testing
12 14 (13.86%) Scrum
13 13 (12.87%) BDD
14 9 (8.91%) Line Management
14 9 (8.91%) TDD
15 8 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (5.94%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.76%) Java
2 19 (18.81%) SQL
3 13 (12.87%) C#
4 9 (8.91%) Ruby
5 7 (6.93%) Python
6 6 (5.94%) Perl
7 4 (3.96%) Groovy
8 3 (2.97%) PHP
9 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.99%) C++
10 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (22.77%) ISEB
2 18 (17.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (8.91%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.95%) HND
5 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.97%) Degree
6 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.86%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Oracle
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.99%) Compuware
3 1 (0.99%) HP
3 1 (0.99%) Empirix
3 1 (0.99%) New Relic
3 1 (0.99%) IBM
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