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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 86 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 43 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.29% 1.68% 1.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.08% 8.12% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 19
Average salary £36,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
356 357 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.94% 20.65% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 307 317 204
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 October 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 62 (76.54%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (49.38%) Software Testing
3 35 (43.21%) Test Automation
4 31 (38.27%) SQL
5 27 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 26 (32.10%) Test Strategy
7 25 (30.86%) Test Planning
8 24 (29.63%) Java
9 23 (28.40%) JUnit
9 23 (28.40%) Finance
9 23 (28.40%) Validation
9 23 (28.40%) V-Model
10 22 (27.16%) Waterfall
10 22 (27.16%) Test Scripting
11 21 (25.93%) Automated Testing
12 20 (24.69%) ISEB
13 19 (23.46%) Open Source
13 19 (23.46%) Mentoring
14 18 (22.22%) Scrum
15 17 (20.99%) Test Management
15 17 (20.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 15 (18.52%) BDD
16 15 (18.52%) Oracle
17 14 (17.28%) QuickTest Pro
17 14 (17.28%) Cucumber
18 13 (16.05%) Automation Testing
18 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
19 12 (14.81%) QA
20 10 (12.35%) Manual Testing
20 10 (12.35%) TDD

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (6.17%) JBoss
1 5 (6.17%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) MS Access
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) DB2
3 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 23 (28.40%) JUnit
3 14 (17.28%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (17.28%) Cucumber
4 10 (12.35%) TestNG
5 8 (9.88%) JMeter
5 8 (9.88%) FitNesse
6 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.17%) Maven
8 4 (4.94%) WATIR
8 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.94%) SpecFlow
8 4 (4.94%) Calabash
8 4 (4.94%) Ranorex
9 2 (2.47%) JBehave
9 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.47%) TestComplete
10 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.23%) WatiN
General
1 23 (28.40%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (39.51%) Tester
2 17 (20.99%) Senior Tester
3 13 (16.05%) Team Leader
3 13 (16.05%) Test Team Leader
3 13 (16.05%) Test Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Automated Tester
6 8 (9.88%) Automation Tester
6 8 (9.88%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Test Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Software Tester
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Automation Tester
8 6 (7.41%) Test Leader
8 6 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) Spring
2 6 (7.41%) Web Services
3 5 (6.17%) Java EE
4 4 (4.94%) Middleware
5 3 (3.70%) .NET
5 3 (3.70%) Servlets
5 3 (3.70%) Spring MVC
5 3 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.23%) HTML5
6 1 (1.23%) REST
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.23%) WCF
6 1 (1.23%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.23%) SOAP
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Open Source
2 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) UNIX
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (76.54%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (49.38%) Software Testing
3 35 (43.21%) Test Automation
4 26 (32.10%) Test Strategy
5 25 (30.86%) Test Planning
6 23 (28.40%) V-Model
6 23 (28.40%) Validation
7 22 (27.16%) Waterfall
7 22 (27.16%) Test Scripting
8 21 (25.93%) Automated Testing
9 19 (23.46%) Mentoring
10 18 (22.22%) Scrum
11 17 (20.99%) Test Management
12 15 (18.52%) BDD
13 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
13 13 (16.05%) Automation Testing
14 10 (12.35%) TDD
14 10 (12.35%) Manual Testing
15 9 (11.11%) Line Management
16 6 (7.41%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) SQL
2 24 (29.63%) Java
3 10 (12.35%) C#
4 9 (11.11%) Ruby
5 5 (6.17%) Python
6 4 (4.94%) Perl
7 3 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) ISEB
2 17 (20.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.41%) HND
4 5 (6.17%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.47%) Degree
5 2 (2.47%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (18.52%) Oracle
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.23%) Compuware
3 1 (1.23%) HP
3 1 (1.23%) Empirix
3 1 (1.23%) New Relic
3 1 (1.23%) IBM
Bristol
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