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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 85 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 45 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.45% 2.03% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.35% 10.26% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
337 312 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.33% 19.82% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 281 271 208
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 22 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 77 (81.05%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (47.37%) SQL
3 40 (42.11%) Software Testing
3 40 (42.11%) Test Automation
4 37 (38.95%) Java
5 32 (33.68%) WebDriver
5 32 (33.68%) Test Planning
6 30 (31.58%) Scrum
7 29 (30.53%) JUnit
8 27 (28.42%) Open Source
9 26 (27.37%) V-Model
9 26 (27.37%) Test Strategy
9 26 (27.37%) Validation
10 25 (26.32%) Waterfall
11 23 (24.21%) Software Engineering
12 22 (23.16%) Finance
13 21 (22.11%) Test Scripting
13 21 (22.11%) Mentoring
14 20 (21.05%) QA
15 19 (20.00%) Cucumber
16 18 (18.95%) Automated Testing
16 18 (18.95%) ISEB
17 17 (17.89%) Ruby
17 17 (17.89%) FitNesse
17 17 (17.89%) Test Management
17 17 (17.89%) BDD
17 17 (17.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 16 (16.84%) Automation Testing
19 15 (15.79%) C#
20 13 (13.68%) Oracle

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.32%) MS Access
2 6 (6.32%) Big Data
3 5 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.26%) DB2
4 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (33.68%) WebDriver
2 29 (30.53%) JUnit
3 19 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 17 (17.89%) FitNesse
5 13 (13.68%) JMeter
6 11 (11.58%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (10.53%) TestNG
8 8 (8.42%) Maven
8 8 (8.42%) WATIR
9 6 (6.32%) Ranorex
10 5 (5.26%) JBehave
10 5 (5.26%) Jenkins
11 4 (4.21%) SoapUI
12 3 (3.16%) MbUnit
12 3 (3.16%) SpecFlow
12 3 (3.16%) Calabash
12 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
12 3 (3.16%) NetBeans
12 3 (3.16%) Ant
12 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (23.16%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.05%) Electronics
3 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (30.53%) Tester
2 18 (18.95%) Test Engineer
3 16 (16.84%) Senior Tester
4 15 (15.79%) Developer
4 15 (15.79%) Analyst
5 13 (13.68%) Java Developer
6 12 (12.63%) Test Team Leader
6 12 (12.63%) Team Leader
7 10 (10.53%) Test Analyst
7 10 (10.53%) Senior Developer
8 9 (9.47%) Test Leader
8 9 (9.47%) Automation Tester
8 9 (9.47%) Automation Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (8.42%) Senior Test Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) Senior Automation Tester
10 6 (6.32%) QA Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Automated Tester
10 6 (6.32%) QA Automation Engineer
11 5 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.68%) Web Services
1 13 (13.68%) Spring
2 9 (9.47%) Java EE
3 6 (6.32%) HTML
3 6 (6.32%) SOAP
4 5 (5.26%) RESTful
4 5 (5.26%) Servlets
4 5 (5.26%) Spring MVC
5 4 (4.21%) Flash
5 4 (4.21%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (3.16%) HTML5
6 3 (3.16%) Middleware
6 3 (3.16%) EJB
6 3 (3.16%) XML
6 3 (3.16%) Silverlight
6 3 (3.16%) Java EE 5
6 3 (3.16%) JPA
6 3 (3.16%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (2.11%) .NET
8 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.42%) Open Source
2 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.05%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.42%) UNIX
2 6 (6.32%) Linux
3 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.16%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (81.05%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (42.11%) Software Testing
2 40 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 32 (33.68%) Test Planning
4 30 (31.58%) Scrum
5 26 (27.37%) V-Model
5 26 (27.37%) Test Strategy
5 26 (27.37%) Validation
6 25 (26.32%) Waterfall
7 23 (24.21%) Software Engineering
8 21 (22.11%) Test Scripting
8 21 (22.11%) Mentoring
9 18 (18.95%) Automated Testing
10 17 (17.89%) Test Management
10 17 (17.89%) BDD
11 16 (16.84%) Automation Testing
12 10 (10.53%) TDD
12 10 (10.53%) Kanban
12 10 (10.53%) User Stories
13 7 (7.37%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 45 (47.37%) SQL
2 37 (38.95%) Java
3 17 (17.89%) Ruby
4 15 (15.79%) C#
5 11 (11.58%) Python
6 10 (10.53%) Perl
7 7 (7.37%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.16%) C
8 3 (3.16%) C++
8 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) ISEB
2 17 (17.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (9.47%) HND
4 6 (6.32%) Degree
5 5 (5.26%) Sun Certification
6 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) Oracle
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (1.05%) Empirix
4 1 (1.05%) IBM
4 1 (1.05%) Compuware
4 1 (1.05%) HP
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Spectrum IT
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago