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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 80 82 101
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 40 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.20% 2.10% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.82% 11.26% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 8
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,500 £36,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
312 293 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.19% 18.63% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 257 260 227
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,038 £22,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 57 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (51.65%) SQL
3 42 (46.15%) Java
4 38 (41.76%) Test Automation
5 33 (36.26%) Software Testing
6 32 (35.16%) Scrum
6 32 (35.16%) WebDriver
7 30 (32.97%) JUnit
8 27 (29.67%) Open Source
9 25 (27.47%) Software Engineering
10 24 (26.37%) QA
11 23 (25.27%) V-Model
12 22 (24.18%) Validation
13 21 (23.08%) Waterfall
13 21 (23.08%) Cucumber
13 21 (23.08%) Test Strategy
14 20 (21.98%) Ruby
15 19 (20.88%) Test Scripting
16 18 (19.78%) FitNesse
16 18 (19.78%) C#
16 18 (19.78%) Automation Testing
17 17 (18.68%) BDD
18 16 (17.58%) ISEB
18 16 (17.58%) Automated Testing
19 15 (16.48%) Finance
19 15 (16.48%) JMeter
20 14 (15.38%) Python
20 14 (15.38%) Web Services
21 13 (14.29%) Perl
21 13 (14.29%) Spring

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (5.49%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) Big Data
2 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.59%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.49%) DB2
4 2 (2.20%) MS Access
5 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (35.16%) WebDriver
2 30 (32.97%) JUnit
3 21 (23.08%) Cucumber
4 18 (19.78%) FitNesse
5 15 (16.48%) JMeter
6 9 (9.89%) TestNG
6 9 (9.89%) WATIR
7 8 (8.79%) Maven
8 7 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (7.69%) Ranorex
9 6 (6.59%) JBehave
10 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
10 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
11 4 (4.40%) MbUnit
11 4 (4.40%) SoapUI
12 3 (3.30%) Eclipse
12 3 (3.30%) NetBeans
12 3 (3.30%) Subversion
12 3 (3.30%) Ant
12 3 (3.30%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.10%) Electronics
3 1 (1.10%) Legal
3 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Tester
2 19 (20.88%) Test Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Analyst
4 15 (16.48%) Developer
5 13 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 11 (12.09%) Test Team Leader
6 11 (12.09%) Test Analyst
6 11 (12.09%) Senior Tester
6 11 (12.09%) Team Leader
7 10 (10.99%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.99%) Automation Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Test Leader
8 9 (9.89%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.69%) QA Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Automation Tester
10 6 (6.59%) Senior Automation Tester
10 6 (6.59%) QA Automation Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) QA Tester
11 5 (5.49%) Technical Tester
11 5 (5.49%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) Web Services
2 13 (14.29%) Spring
3 10 (10.99%) Java EE
4 7 (7.69%) HTML
4 7 (7.69%) SOAP
5 5 (5.49%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (5.49%) RESTful
5 5 (5.49%) .NET
5 5 (5.49%) Servlets
5 5 (5.49%) Flash
5 5 (5.49%) Spring MVC
6 4 (4.40%) XML
7 3 (3.30%) EJB
7 3 (3.30%) Silverlight
7 3 (3.30%) Java EE 5
7 3 (3.30%) JPA
7 3 (3.30%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (3.30%) HTML5
8 2 (2.20%) Middleware
9 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.67%) Open Source
2 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.10%) DTV
3 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.99%) UNIX
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
3 3 (3.30%) Android
3 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.76%) Test Automation
3 33 (36.26%) Software Testing
4 32 (35.16%) Scrum
5 25 (27.47%) Software Engineering
6 23 (25.27%) V-Model
7 22 (24.18%) Validation
8 21 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 21 (23.08%) Test Strategy
9 19 (20.88%) Test Scripting
10 18 (19.78%) Automation Testing
11 17 (18.68%) BDD
12 16 (17.58%) Automated Testing
13 13 (14.29%) Test Management
14 11 (12.09%) User Stories
15 10 (10.99%) Kanban
16 9 (9.89%) TDD
17 7 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
18 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
18 6 (6.59%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) SQL
2 42 (46.15%) Java
3 20 (21.98%) Ruby
4 18 (19.78%) C#
5 14 (15.38%) Python
6 13 (14.29%) Perl
7 8 (8.79%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.40%) PHP
9 3 (3.30%) C++
9 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.30%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) ISEB
2 12 (13.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (9.89%) HND
4 8 (8.79%) Degree
5 6 (6.59%) Sun Certification
6 3 (3.30%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle
2 5 (5.49%) JBoss
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.10%) Compuware
4 1 (1.10%) HP
4 1 (1.10%) Empirix
4 1 (1.10%) IBM
4 1 (1.10%) SAP
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Posted: 2 days ago
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