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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 78 74 112
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +38
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 47 52 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.33% 2.58% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.75% 15.07% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 15
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
400 345 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.85% 17.10% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 336 302 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 21 April 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 75 (72.82%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.63%) Software Testing
3 44 (42.72%) Java
4 41 (39.81%) WebDriver
5 39 (37.86%) Test Automation
6 38 (36.89%) Finance
7 36 (34.95%) Scrum
8 30 (29.13%) C#
9 29 (28.16%) JUnit
10 27 (26.21%) Validation
10 27 (26.21%) V-Model
10 27 (26.21%) Waterfall
10 27 (26.21%) Cucumber
10 27 (26.21%) Test Planning
11 25 (24.27%) Test Strategy
11 25 (24.27%) Test Scripting
12 23 (22.33%) Test Management
12 23 (22.33%) QA
13 22 (21.36%) SQL
14 21 (20.39%) Automation Testing
15 20 (19.42%) Mentoring
15 20 (19.42%) ISEB
16 19 (18.45%) TestNG
16 19 (18.45%) Open Source
17 18 (17.48%) Manual Testing
18 17 (16.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 16 (15.53%) Eclipse
19 16 (15.53%) RESTful
19 16 (15.53%) Automated Testing
20 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
1 1 (0.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.83%) MySQL
2 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.97%) MS Access
3 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (39.81%) WebDriver
2 29 (28.16%) JUnit
3 27 (26.21%) Cucumber
4 19 (18.45%) TestNG
5 16 (15.53%) Eclipse
6 14 (13.59%) JBehave
7 11 (10.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
8 8 (7.77%) NUnit
8 8 (7.77%) JIRA
8 8 (7.77%) SpecFlow
9 7 (6.80%) SoapUI
9 7 (6.80%) Visual Studio
10 6 (5.83%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (5.83%) MbUnit
11 5 (4.85%) Maven
11 5 (4.85%) Selenium IDE
12 3 (2.91%) Calabash
13 1 (0.97%) Appium
13 1 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 38 (36.89%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.74%) Financial Institution
4 7 (6.80%) Banking
4 7 (6.80%) Retail
4 7 (6.80%) Aerospace
5 5 (4.85%) Marketing
5 5 (4.85%) Back Office
6 3 (2.91%) Law
7 2 (1.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (28.16%) Analyst
1 29 (28.16%) Test Analyst
2 23 (22.33%) Test Engineer
3 17 (16.50%) Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Senior Test Engineer
5 11 (10.68%) Test Team Leader
5 11 (10.68%) Team Leader
6 10 (9.71%) Tester
7 8 (7.77%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (7.77%) Automation Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Test Leader
9 6 (5.83%) Test Automation Specialist
9 6 (5.83%) Test Specialist
9 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Automation Specialist
10 5 (4.85%) UI Programmer
10 5 (4.85%) UI Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (4.85%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.53%) RESTful
2 14 (13.59%) Web Services
3 10 (9.71%) Spring
4 6 (5.83%) REST
5 5 (4.85%) .NET
6 3 (2.91%) SOAP
6 3 (2.91%) Middleware
6 3 (2.91%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.97%) Spring Security
7 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.97%) HTML5
7 1 (0.97%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.97%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.97%) Swing
7 1 (0.97%) HTML
7 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Open Source
2 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) Wiki
4 1 (0.97%) Blog
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.62%) Windows
2 11 (10.68%) UNIX
3 5 (4.85%) Linux
4 2 (1.94%) Android
4 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (72.82%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.63%) Software Testing
3 39 (37.86%) Test Automation
4 36 (34.95%) Scrum
5 27 (26.21%) Validation
5 27 (26.21%) Waterfall
5 27 (26.21%) V-Model
5 27 (26.21%) Test Planning
6 25 (24.27%) Test Scripting
6 25 (24.27%) Test Strategy
7 23 (22.33%) Test Management
8 21 (20.39%) Automation Testing
9 20 (19.42%) Mentoring
10 18 (17.48%) Manual Testing
11 16 (15.53%) Automated Testing
12 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
12 14 (13.59%) Performance Testing
13 12 (11.65%) TDD
14 11 (10.68%) OO
14 11 (10.68%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.72%) Java
2 30 (29.13%) C#
3 22 (21.36%) SQL
4 11 (10.68%) Ruby
5 9 (8.74%) Groovy
5 9 (8.74%) Python
6 7 (6.80%) Perl
7 6 (5.83%) C++
8 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (19.42%) ISEB
2 17 (16.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (9.71%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.83%) Degree
5 4 (3.88%) HND
6 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Oracle
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
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