The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 72 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 53 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.66% 0.83% -
As % of the Development Applications category 15.63% 5.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 47 15 0
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
339 267 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.04% 14.74% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 298 232 304
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,397 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
South West

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 24 April 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 56 (60.22%) SQL
2 40 (43.01%) Java
3 39 (41.94%) Test Automation
4 33 (35.48%) Test Scripting
4 33 (35.48%) C#
5 32 (34.41%) Software Testing
5 32 (34.41%) QA
6 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (30.11%) Web Services
8 26 (27.96%) Scrum
8 26 (27.96%) WebDriver
9 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
9 24 (25.81%) ISEB
10 23 (24.73%) Automated Testing
11 22 (23.66%) SOAP
12 19 (20.43%) Validation
13 18 (19.35%) Cucumber
13 18 (19.35%) Degree
13 18 (19.35%) .NET
14 17 (18.28%) Visual Studio
14 17 (18.28%) Waterfall
15 16 (17.20%) Ruby
16 15 (16.13%) HTML
17 14 (15.05%) UNIX
17 14 (15.05%) V-Model
18 13 (13.98%) MbUnit
18 13 (13.98%) Maven
18 13 (13.98%) FitNesse
18 13 (13.98%) HND
19 12 (12.90%) Python

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (2.15%) Apache
1 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.15%) GlassFish
1 2 (2.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
2 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTP
1 2 (2.15%) SSL
1 2 (2.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
1 5 (5.38%) Big Data
2 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) WebDriver
2 18 (19.35%) Cucumber
3 17 (18.28%) Visual Studio
4 13 (13.98%) MbUnit
4 13 (13.98%) Maven
4 13 (13.98%) FitNesse
5 12 (12.90%) JUnit
6 11 (11.83%) JMeter
7 8 (8.60%) WATIR
7 8 (8.60%) JBehave
8 6 (6.45%) NUnit
8 6 (6.45%) MSTest
9 4 (4.30%) JIRA
9 4 (4.30%) WatiN
9 4 (4.30%) TestNG
10 3 (3.23%) TestComplete
10 3 (3.23%) Ranorex
10 3 (3.23%) NetBeans
10 3 (3.23%) Subversion
10 3 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.15%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (47.31%) Test Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Tester
2 19 (20.43%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) QA Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) Test Automation Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Analyst
5 11 (11.83%) Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Test Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Automation Tester
7 7 (7.53%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.45%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) QA Tester
10 4 (4.30%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Technical Tester
10 4 (4.30%) Automated Test Engineer
11 3 (3.23%) Test Leader
11 3 (3.23%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) Web Services
2 22 (23.66%) SOAP
3 18 (19.35%) .NET
4 15 (16.13%) HTML
5 11 (11.83%) XML
6 7 (7.53%) Ajax
7 6 (6.45%) CSS
7 6 (6.45%) Java EE
7 6 (6.45%) jQuery
7 6 (6.45%) REST
7 6 (6.45%) HTML5
8 5 (5.38%) JPA
8 5 (5.38%) EJB 3.0
8 5 (5.38%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.38%) Spring
8 5 (5.38%) EJB
8 5 (5.38%) Flash
9 4 (4.30%) Servlets
9 4 (4.30%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Open Source
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.08%) Social Network
3 1 (1.08%) DTV
3 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) UNIX
2 12 (12.90%) Windows
3 7 (7.53%) Linux
4 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) Test Automation
2 33 (35.48%) Test Scripting
3 32 (34.41%) Software Testing
4 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (27.96%) Scrum
6 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
7 23 (24.73%) Automated Testing
8 19 (20.43%) Validation
9 17 (18.28%) Waterfall
10 14 (15.05%) V-Model
11 10 (10.75%) User Stories
11 10 (10.75%) Automation Testing
11 10 (10.75%) BDD
12 7 (7.53%) Test Strategy
12 7 (7.53%) OOP
12 7 (7.53%) MVC
13 6 (6.45%) Test Management
13 6 (6.45%) Kanban
14 5 (5.38%) Manual Testing
14 5 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (60.22%) SQL
2 40 (43.01%) Java
3 33 (35.48%) C#
4 16 (17.20%) Ruby
5 12 (12.90%) Python
5 12 (12.90%) Perl
6 9 (9.68%) PHP
7 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.30%) PHP5
10 3 (3.23%) C
10 3 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) ISEB
2 18 (19.35%) Degree
3 13 (13.98%) HND
4 6 (6.45%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (34.41%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle
3 2 (2.15%) Empirix
3 2 (2.15%) Compuware
3 2 (2.15%) HP
3 2 (2.15%) IBM
3 2 (2.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.08%) SAP
Bristol Area
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £65000 per annum - full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago