Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 79 101
Rank change year-on-year +3 +22 +31
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 120 126 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.27% 3.53% 2.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.49% 14.60% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 104 114 70
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £59,000 £61,625
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 686 863 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.70% 24.19% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 538 749 483
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +3.90%

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 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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.

1 101 (84.17%) Test Automation
2 79 (65.83%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (58.33%) C#
4 65 (54.17%) Java
5 59 (49.17%) Cucumber
6 51 (42.50%) JavaScript
7 36 (30.00%) JUnit
7 36 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (28.33%) SQL
8 34 (28.33%) .NET
9 33 (27.50%) WebDriver
10 32 (26.67%) QA
11 29 (24.17%) Scrum
11 29 (24.17%) SDLC
12 28 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (22.50%) Finance
14 26 (21.67%) Protractor
15 23 (19.17%) HTML
15 23 (19.17%) CSS
15 23 (19.17%) BDD
15 23 (19.17%) SpecFlow
16 22 (18.33%) Git (software)
16 22 (18.33%) Ruby
17 21 (17.50%) Jasmine
17 21 (17.50%) DevOps
18 20 (16.67%) Software Testing
19 19 (15.83%) SOAP
20 18 (15.00%) ISTQB
21 17 (14.17%) Jenkins
21 17 (14.17%) Marketing

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 11 (9.17%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (2.50%) Confluence
4 2 (1.67%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) npm
3 1 (0.83%) NuGet
3 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) HTTP
1 2 (1.67%) SSL
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.83%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.17%) MySQL
3 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.67%) Aerospike
7 1 (0.83%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (49.17%) Cucumber
2 36 (30.00%) JUnit
3 33 (27.50%) WebDriver
4 26 (21.67%) Protractor
5 23 (19.17%) SpecFlow
6 22 (18.33%) Git (software)
7 21 (17.50%) Jasmine
8 17 (14.17%) Jenkins
9 16 (13.33%) Eclipse
10 15 (12.50%) TestNG
11 14 (11.67%) Maven
12 13 (10.83%) SoapUI
13 11 (9.17%) Rational DOORS
14 8 (6.67%) JIRA
14 8 (6.67%) NUnit
15 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (5.00%) Appium
16 6 (5.00%) JBehave
16 6 (5.00%) Subversion
17 5 (4.17%) Geb
General
1 27 (22.50%) Finance
2 17 (14.17%) Electronics
2 17 (14.17%) Manufacturing
2 17 (14.17%) Marketing
2 17 (14.17%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.83%) Legal
4 6 (5.00%) Banking
5 5 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (30.83%) Analyst
2 35 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 30 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 24 (20.00%) Tester
5 23 (19.17%) Test Automation Engineer
6 22 (18.33%) Developer
7 18 (15.00%) Test Leader
8 17 (14.17%) Automation Tester
9 12 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
9 12 (10.00%) Test Manager
10 10 (8.33%) Java Developer
10 10 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (8.33%) Software Analyst
11 9 (7.50%) Automation Test Analyst
12 8 (6.67%) Senior Manager
12 8 (6.67%) Senior Software Test Analyst
12 8 (6.67%) Software Manager
12 8 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
12 8 (6.67%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.33%) .NET
2 23 (19.17%) CSS
2 23 (19.17%) HTML
3 19 (15.83%) SOAP
4 16 (13.33%) REST
5 14 (11.67%) Web Services
6 10 (8.33%) Gherkin
7 8 (6.67%) XML
8 7 (5.83%) jQuery
9 6 (5.00%) Spring
9 6 (5.00%) XSD
10 5 (4.17%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.17%) JPA
10 5 (4.17%) Node.js
11 3 (2.50%) Ajax
11 3 (2.50%) LESS
11 3 (2.50%) RESTful
12 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.67%) Kafka
12 2 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.17%) Fintech
2 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.50%) User Experience
4 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (84.17%) Test Automation
2 79 (65.83%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (24.17%) Scrum
4 29 (24.17%) SDLC
5 28 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (19.17%) BDD
7 21 (17.50%) DevOps
8 20 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 17 (14.17%) Digital Marketing
9 17 (14.17%) Programme Management
10 16 (13.33%) Test Strategy
11 15 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
11 15 (12.50%) Functional Testing
11 15 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 14 (11.67%) Manual Testing
13 13 (10.83%) Analytics
13 13 (10.83%) TDD
13 13 (10.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (58.33%) C#
2 65 (54.17%) Java
3 51 (42.50%) JavaScript
4 34 (28.33%) SQL
5 22 (18.33%) Ruby
6 13 (10.83%) Python
7 11 (9.17%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.17%) Java 8
8 5 (4.17%) Scala
9 3 (2.50%) C++
9 3 (2.50%) PHP
10 2 (1.67%) Go
10 2 (1.67%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.83%) C
11 1 (0.83%) ES6
11 1 (0.83%) Groovy
11 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 17 (14.17%) Degree
3 6 (5.00%) ISEB
3 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (12.50%) HP ALM
2 13 (10.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (14.17%) SAP
2 16 (13.33%) HP
3 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.17%) IBM
5 7 (5.83%) Oracle