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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 84 75 86
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 47 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.49% 2.59% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.81% 16.50% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 30
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +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
398 309 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 21.13% 15.70% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 334 289 238
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 2 June 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 60 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (53.13%) Java
3 41 (42.71%) Scrum
4 38 (39.58%) WebDriver
5 37 (38.54%) Test Automation
6 34 (35.42%) Cucumber
7 33 (34.38%) Finance
8 30 (31.25%) C#
8 30 (31.25%) Software Testing
9 29 (30.21%) SQL
10 26 (27.08%) JUnit
11 24 (25.00%) Test Scripting
12 22 (22.92%) QA
12 22 (22.92%) Eclipse
13 21 (21.88%) Web Services
13 21 (21.88%) RESTful
14 19 (19.79%) Spring
14 19 (19.79%) JBehave
15 18 (18.75%) ISEB
16 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
17 16 (16.67%) Oracle
17 16 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 15 (15.63%) Automation Testing
18 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
18 15 (15.63%) Windows
19 14 (14.58%) Multithreading
19 14 (14.58%) Manual Testing
19 14 (14.58%) Performance Testing
20 13 (13.54%) Ruby
20 13 (13.54%) Git (software)

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.04%) Confluence
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) MySQL
3 8 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (39.58%) WebDriver
2 34 (35.42%) Cucumber
3 26 (27.08%) JUnit
4 22 (22.92%) Eclipse
5 19 (19.79%) JBehave
6 13 (13.54%) Git (software)
7 11 (11.46%) TestNG
7 11 (11.46%) Maven
8 8 (8.33%) NUnit
8 8 (8.33%) JIRA
8 8 (8.33%) Visual Studio
8 8 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 8 (8.33%) SpecFlow
9 7 (7.29%) MbUnit
9 7 (7.29%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (5.21%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (3.13%) Spock
11 3 (3.13%) Geb
11 3 (3.13%) EasyMock
General
1 33 (34.38%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Financial Institution
3 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.29%) Back Office
5 6 (6.25%) Banking
5 6 (6.25%) Retail
5 6 (6.25%) Aerospace
6 5 (5.21%) Marketing
7 4 (4.17%) Advertising
8 3 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Analyst
1 28 (29.17%) Test Analyst
2 25 (26.04%) Developer
3 17 (17.71%) Test Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.38%) UI Programmer
5 9 (9.38%) UI Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 8 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Tester
7 7 (7.29%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Test Automation Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) QA Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Test Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) Automation Specialist
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Test Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Automated Test Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.88%) Web Services
1 21 (21.88%) RESTful
2 19 (19.79%) Spring
3 7 (7.29%) REST
4 5 (5.21%) SOAP
4 5 (5.21%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.17%) .NET
6 3 (3.13%) Grails
6 3 (3.13%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.08%) JSON
7 2 (2.08%) jQuery
7 2 (2.08%) Struts
7 2 (2.08%) CSS
7 2 (2.08%) Middleware
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.08%) Wiki
3 1 (1.04%) Blog
3 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.63%) Windows
2 11 (11.46%) UNIX
3 4 (4.17%) Linux
4 2 (2.08%) Android
4 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (42.71%) Scrum
3 37 (38.54%) Test Automation
4 30 (31.25%) Software Testing
5 24 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.63%) Automation Testing
8 14 (14.58%) Multithreading
8 14 (14.58%) Manual Testing
8 14 (14.58%) Performance Testing
9 12 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 11 (11.46%) Test Planning
10 11 (11.46%) Waterfall
10 11 (11.46%) Kanban
10 11 (11.46%) V-Model
10 11 (11.46%) Automated Testing
10 11 (11.46%) Validation
11 10 (10.42%) OO
12 9 (9.38%) Test Strategy
12 9 (9.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.13%) Java
2 30 (31.25%) C#
3 29 (30.21%) SQL
4 13 (13.54%) Ruby
5 11 (11.46%) Python
6 9 (9.38%) Groovy
7 7 (7.29%) Perl
8 5 (5.21%) C++
9 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) ISEB
2 16 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.25%) Degree
5 4 (4.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.04%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
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