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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 74 71 112
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +41
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 43 48 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.19% 2.62% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.29% 14.24% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
381 337 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.43% 18.38% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 327 286 222
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 31 March 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bristol

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (46.00%) Software Testing
3 40 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 39 (39.00%) Java
5 38 (38.00%) WebDriver
6 36 (36.00%) Finance
7 33 (33.00%) Scrum
8 29 (29.00%) JUnit
9 26 (26.00%) Validation
9 26 (26.00%) C#
9 26 (26.00%) V-Model
9 26 (26.00%) Waterfall
9 26 (26.00%) Cucumber
9 26 (26.00%) Test Strategy
9 26 (26.00%) Test Planning
10 24 (24.00%) QA
11 23 (23.00%) Test Management
11 23 (23.00%) Test Scripting
12 22 (22.00%) Automation Testing
13 21 (21.00%) SQL
14 20 (20.00%) ISEB
14 20 (20.00%) Mentoring
15 19 (19.00%) Open Source
15 19 (19.00%) TestNG
16 18 (18.00%) Manual Testing
17 16 (16.00%) Automated Testing
18 15 (15.00%) RESTful
18 15 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 14 (14.00%) Eclipse
20 13 (13.00%) Oracle

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) MySQL
3 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.00%) MS Access
5 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (38.00%) WebDriver
2 29 (29.00%) JUnit
3 26 (26.00%) Cucumber
4 19 (19.00%) TestNG
5 14 (14.00%) Eclipse
6 13 (13.00%) JBehave
7 10 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (8.00%) JIRA
8 8 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (8.00%) NUnit
8 8 (8.00%) SpecFlow
9 7 (7.00%) SoapUI
9 7 (7.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (6.00%) Selenium IDE
11 5 (5.00%) MbUnit
12 4 (4.00%) Maven
13 3 (3.00%) Calabash
14 1 (1.00%) Appium
14 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (36.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Financial Institution
3 7 (7.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Retail
3 7 (7.00%) Aerospace
3 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.00%) Marketing
5 3 (3.00%) Law
6 2 (2.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (27.00%) Analyst
1 27 (27.00%) Test Analyst
2 21 (21.00%) Test Engineer
3 16 (16.00%) Developer
4 13 (13.00%) Tester
5 12 (12.00%) Test Team Leader
5 12 (12.00%) Team Leader
5 12 (12.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Automation Analyst
7 7 (7.00%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Automation Specialist
8 6 (6.00%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Test Automation Specialist
8 6 (6.00%) Test Specialist
9 5 (5.00%) Junior
9 5 (5.00%) Test Leader
9 5 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (5.00%) QA Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) RESTful
2 12 (12.00%) Web Services
3 9 (9.00%) Spring
4 5 (5.00%) REST
4 5 (5.00%) .NET
5 3 (3.00%) Middleware
5 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.00%) SOAP
7 1 (1.00%) HTML
7 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.00%) Swing
7 1 (1.00%) Spring Security
7 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.00%) HTML5
7 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Open Source
2 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.00%) Wiki
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) Blog
5 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) UNIX
2 9 (9.00%) Windows
3 5 (5.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Android
4 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (46.00%) Software Testing
3 40 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 33 (33.00%) Scrum
5 26 (26.00%) Validation
5 26 (26.00%) Waterfall
5 26 (26.00%) Test Strategy
5 26 (26.00%) V-Model
5 26 (26.00%) Test Planning
6 23 (23.00%) Test Management
6 23 (23.00%) Test Scripting
7 22 (22.00%) Automation Testing
8 20 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 18 (18.00%) Manual Testing
10 16 (16.00%) Automated Testing
11 13 (13.00%) Software Engineering
11 13 (13.00%) Performance Testing
12 11 (11.00%) TDD
12 11 (11.00%) BDD
13 10 (10.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.00%) Java
2 26 (26.00%) C#
3 21 (21.00%) SQL
4 11 (11.00%) Ruby
5 9 (9.00%) Groovy
5 9 (9.00%) Python
6 7 (7.00%) Perl
7 6 (6.00%) C++
8 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (20.00%) ISEB
2 15 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (12.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.00%) Degree
5 3 (3.00%) HND
6 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (13.00%) Oracle
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.00%) New Relic
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