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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 104 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 32 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.68% 2.20% 2.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.00% 12.82% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 22
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
400 312 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.98% 17.19% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 355 257 261
Average salary £49,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,468 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £61,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 1 September 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 53 (67.09%) Java
2 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (45.57%) Scrum
4 35 (44.30%) Finance
4 35 (44.30%) Cucumber
5 34 (43.04%) Spring
6 29 (36.71%) JUnit
7 27 (34.18%) Oracle
8 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
8 26 (32.91%) SQL
9 23 (29.11%) Test Automation
10 22 (27.85%) Web Services
11 21 (26.58%) JIRA
11 21 (26.58%) WebDriver
12 19 (24.05%) RESTful
12 19 (24.05%) Test Scripting
12 19 (24.05%) Hibernate
13 18 (22.78%) TDD
14 17 (21.52%) Grails
14 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
14 17 (21.52%) C#
14 17 (21.52%) BDD
14 17 (21.52%) Spock
14 17 (21.52%) Geb
15 16 (20.25%) Apache Camel
15 16 (20.25%) JBehave
15 16 (20.25%) FishEye
15 16 (20.25%) CSS
15 16 (20.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (20.25%) jQuery

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 12 (15.19%) Mule
1 12 (15.19%) Mule ESB
2 5 (6.33%) Apache
3 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.80%) Confluence
5 2 (2.53%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
2 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (44.30%) Cucumber
2 29 (36.71%) JUnit
3 21 (26.58%) JIRA
3 21 (26.58%) WebDriver
4 17 (21.52%) Spock
4 17 (21.52%) Geb
5 16 (20.25%) FishEye
5 16 (20.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (20.25%) JBehave
5 16 (20.25%) Maven
6 15 (18.99%) EasyMock
6 15 (18.99%) Mockito
7 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
7 14 (17.72%) Eclipse
8 13 (16.46%) jMock
9 7 (8.86%) HP UFT
9 7 (8.86%) Visual Studio
10 6 (7.59%) MbUnit
11 3 (3.80%) Gradle
11 3 (3.80%) Subversion
General
1 35 (44.30%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Financial Institution
2 7 (8.86%) Back Office
3 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.59%) Advertising
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Law
5 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Developer
2 25 (31.65%) Java Developer
3 21 (26.58%) Analyst
3 21 (26.58%) Test Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) UI Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Automation Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) UI Programmer
5 9 (11.39%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Test Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Test Leader
9 4 (5.06%) Automated Test Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) QA Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Tester
11 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.04%) Spring
2 22 (27.85%) Web Services
3 19 (24.05%) Hibernate
3 19 (24.05%) RESTful
4 17 (21.52%) Grails
5 16 (20.25%) jQuery
5 16 (20.25%) JSON
5 16 (20.25%) Apache Camel
5 16 (20.25%) CSS
6 14 (17.72%) Struts
7 13 (16.46%) Java EE
8 11 (13.92%) J2EE
9 7 (8.86%) SOAP
10 6 (7.59%) REST
11 3 (3.80%) .NET
11 3 (3.80%) JMS
12 2 (2.53%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.53%) EJB
12 2 (2.53%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.27%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) UNIX
3 2 (2.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.57%) Scrum
3 23 (29.11%) Test Automation
4 19 (24.05%) Test Scripting
5 18 (22.78%) TDD
6 17 (21.52%) BDD
7 13 (16.46%) Multithreading
7 13 (16.46%) Software Engineering
7 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (15.19%) Software Testing
9 11 (13.92%) Automation Testing
10 10 (12.66%) Manual Testing
10 10 (12.66%) Kanban
11 6 (7.59%) Automated Testing
12 5 (6.33%) OO
12 5 (6.33%) Performance Testing
12 5 (6.33%) Open Source
13 4 (5.06%) Service Management
14 3 (3.80%) E-Commerce
15 2 (2.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 53 (67.09%) Java
2 26 (32.91%) SQL
3 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.52%) C#
4 13 (16.46%) Groovy
5 5 (6.33%) Ruby
6 3 (3.80%) Python
7 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) ISEB
2 6 (7.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.27%) HND
4 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) TIBCO
2 3 (3.80%) Atlassian
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