Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 75 112
Rank change year-on-year +7 +37 +24
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 166 151 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.41% 3.93% 2.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.57% 17.26% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 156 129 69
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +25.00% -15.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £27,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £59,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -

Selenium is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 807 875 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.46% 22.76% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 634 724 426
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,975 £28,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,625
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Bristol

Selenium
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in Bristol.

Salary trend for Selenium in Bristol

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 146 (87.95%) Test Automation
2 123 (74.10%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (54.82%) C#
4 82 (49.40%) Java
5 70 (42.17%) JavaScript
6 60 (36.14%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (35.54%) .NET
8 57 (34.34%) SQL
9 55 (33.13%) QA
10 53 (31.93%) Cucumber
10 53 (31.93%) HTML
11 52 (31.33%) SDLC
12 51 (30.72%) JUnit
12 51 (30.72%) Scrum
13 50 (30.12%) CSS
14 44 (26.51%) Finance
14 44 (26.51%) Protractor
15 43 (25.90%) Jasmine
16 38 (22.89%) WebDriver
17 35 (21.08%) TestNG
18 33 (19.88%) BDD
19 29 (17.47%) Git (software)
20 27 (16.27%) SpecFlow
20 27 (16.27%) Software Testing
21 26 (15.66%) TDD
22 22 (13.25%) Manual Testing
22 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
23 20 (12.05%) Oracle
23 20 (12.05%) Telecoms
23 20 (12.05%) Jenkins

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.83%) Tomcat
2 12 (7.23%) Apache
3 6 (3.61%) CMS
4 5 (3.01%) Confluence
5 4 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.41%) Drupal
5 4 (2.41%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.41%) JBoss
6 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.81%) npm
3 3 (1.81%) NuGet
4 2 (1.20%) GitHub
4 2 (1.20%) Runscope
5 1 (0.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) HTTP
2 4 (2.41%) SSL
3 2 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.22%) MySQL
3 6 (3.61%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 53 (31.93%) Cucumber
2 51 (30.72%) JUnit
3 44 (26.51%) Protractor
4 43 (25.90%) Jasmine
5 38 (22.89%) WebDriver
6 35 (21.08%) TestNG
7 29 (17.47%) Git (software)
8 27 (16.27%) SpecFlow
9 20 (12.05%) Jenkins
10 19 (11.45%) JMeter
11 16 (9.64%) Maven
12 14 (8.43%) JIRA
12 14 (8.43%) SoapUI
13 12 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (6.02%) JBehave
15 9 (5.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (5.42%) GitLab
16 7 (4.22%) Selenium IDE
17 6 (3.61%) Karma Test Runner
17 6 (3.61%) TestComplete
General
1 44 (26.51%) Finance
2 20 (12.05%) Telecoms
3 18 (10.84%) Electronics
3 18 (10.84%) Manufacturing
3 18 (10.84%) Marketing
4 7 (4.22%) Banking
5 5 (3.01%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Billing
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 59 (35.54%) Analyst
2 57 (34.34%) Test Analyst
3 38 (22.89%) Tester
4 32 (19.28%) Developer
5 26 (15.66%) Test Engineer
6 24 (14.46%) Automation Tester
6 24 (14.46%) Test Leader
7 19 (11.45%) Test Automation Engineer
8 16 (9.64%) Java Developer
8 16 (9.64%) Lead Test Analyst
9 15 (9.04%) Automation Test Analyst
10 12 (7.23%) .NET Developer
11 10 (6.02%) C# Developer
11 10 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (6.02%) Senior Test Analyst
11 10 (6.02%) Software Analyst
12 9 (5.42%) Software Test Analyst
13 8 (4.82%) Software Manager
13 8 (4.82%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.54%) .NET
2 53 (31.93%) HTML
3 50 (30.12%) CSS
4 13 (7.83%) REST
5 12 (7.23%) SOAP
6 10 (6.02%) Node.js
7 8 (4.82%) Gherkin
7 8 (4.82%) XML
8 7 (4.22%) jQuery
8 7 (4.22%) Web Services
9 6 (3.61%) Ajax
9 6 (3.61%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.61%) HTML5
10 5 (3.01%) LESS
10 5 (3.01%) RESTful
11 4 (2.41%) JSON
11 4 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.81%) Hibernate
12 3 (1.81%) Spring
12 3 (1.81%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.23%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.61%) Fintech
4 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.41%) User Experience
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.20%) W3C
6 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.42%) Linux
2 5 (3.01%) Windows
3 4 (2.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (87.95%) Test Automation
2 123 (74.10%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (36.14%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (31.33%) SDLC
5 51 (30.72%) Scrum
6 33 (19.88%) BDD
7 27 (16.27%) Software Testing
8 26 (15.66%) TDD
9 22 (13.25%) Manual Testing
10 20 (12.05%) Context-Driven Testing
11 19 (11.45%) SDET
12 18 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (10.84%) Digital Marketing
12 18 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (10.84%) Programme Management
13 17 (10.24%) Functional Testing
13 17 (10.24%) Test Strategy
14 16 (9.64%) Test Scripting
15 15 (9.04%) DevOps
15 15 (9.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (54.82%) C#
2 82 (49.40%) Java
3 70 (42.17%) JavaScript
4 57 (34.34%) SQL
5 18 (10.84%) Ruby
6 15 (9.04%) Python
7 6 (3.61%) C
8 5 (3.01%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.41%) PHP
9 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.41%) VBScript
10 3 (1.81%) Java 8
10 3 (1.81%) Scala
11 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.60%) ES6
11 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (10.24%) ISTQB
2 13 (7.83%) Degree
2 13 (7.83%) ISEB
3 8 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (33.13%) QA
2 4 (2.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) HP ALM
2 4 (2.41%) WMI
3 1 (0.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.05%) Oracle
3 18 (10.84%) SAP
4 6 (3.61%) HP