Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 64 103
Rank change year-on-year +10 +39 +20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 213 170 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.77% 4.51% 2.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.61% 20.53% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 198 144 77
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +23.29% -8.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,875 £57,500
South West median annual salary £47,029 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.57% - +6.67%

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 942 828 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.54% 21.95% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 729 691 488
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,175
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Bristol

Selenium
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth +1 1 £42,500 +30.77%
Selenium
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 189 (88.73%) Test Automation
2 165 (77.46%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (57.75%) C#
4 114 (53.52%) Java
5 99 (46.48%) JavaScript
6 90 (42.25%) Continuous Integration
7 88 (41.31%) HTML
7 88 (41.31%) SQL
8 87 (40.85%) .NET
9 84 (39.44%) SDLC
10 81 (38.03%) JUnit
10 81 (38.03%) Scrum
11 80 (37.56%) CSS
12 72 (33.80%) Jasmine
13 70 (32.86%) Protractor
14 63 (29.58%) TestNG
14 63 (29.58%) QA
15 62 (29.11%) Cucumber
16 58 (27.23%) Finance
17 41 (19.25%) Oracle
17 41 (19.25%) BDD
18 39 (18.31%) Context-Driven Testing
19 38 (17.84%) WebDriver
20 37 (17.37%) SDET
21 33 (15.49%) TDD
22 32 (15.02%) Git (software)
23 29 (13.62%) SpecFlow
24 28 (13.15%) Software Testing
24 28 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
25 27 (12.68%) JMeter

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 22 (10.33%) Tomcat
2 17 (7.98%) Apache
3 9 (4.23%) CMS
3 9 (4.23%) JBoss
4 6 (2.82%) Confluence
5 5 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.35%) Drupal
5 5 (2.35%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.88%) Jetty
6 4 (1.88%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.94%) WordPress
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.88%) npm
2 4 (1.88%) NuGet
3 2 (0.94%) GitHub
3 2 (0.94%) Runscope
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.23%) HTTP
2 6 (2.82%) SSL
3 2 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.63%) MongoDB
1 12 (5.63%) NoSQL
2 11 (5.16%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.88%) Couchbase
3 4 (1.88%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.88%) MySQL
3 4 (1.88%) Redis
3 4 (1.88%) Riak
4 2 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 81 (38.03%) JUnit
2 72 (33.80%) Jasmine
3 70 (32.86%) Protractor
4 63 (29.58%) TestNG
5 62 (29.11%) Cucumber
6 38 (17.84%) WebDriver
7 32 (15.02%) Git (software)
8 29 (13.62%) SpecFlow
9 27 (12.68%) JMeter
10 24 (11.27%) Jenkins
11 22 (10.33%) SoapUI
12 21 (9.86%) JIRA
13 15 (7.04%) Maven
14 12 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (4.69%) TestComplete
16 9 (4.23%) JBehave
17 8 (3.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 8 (3.76%) GitLab
18 7 (3.29%) Karma Test Runner
18 7 (3.29%) Selenium IDE
General
1 58 (27.23%) Finance
2 19 (8.92%) Telecoms
3 17 (7.98%) Electronics
3 17 (7.98%) Manufacturing
3 17 (7.98%) Marketing
4 7 (3.29%) Banking
4 7 (3.29%) Retail
5 3 (1.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Billing
6 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 67 (31.46%) Analyst
2 62 (29.11%) Test Analyst
3 51 (23.94%) Developer
4 46 (21.60%) Tester
5 35 (16.43%) Test Engineer
6 34 (15.96%) Java Developer
7 27 (12.68%) .NET Developer
7 27 (12.68%) Test Automation Engineer
8 26 (12.21%) JavaScript Developer
9 25 (11.74%) C# Developer
10 24 (11.27%) Automation Tester
11 23 (10.80%) Developer in Test
12 22 (10.33%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (10.33%) Java Developer in Test
13 21 (9.86%) Test Leader
14 20 (9.39%) Automation Test Analyst
15 16 (7.51%) Automation Test Lead
16 15 (7.04%) Lead Test Analyst
17 12 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
17 12 (5.63%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (41.31%) HTML
2 87 (40.85%) .NET
3 80 (37.56%) CSS
4 13 (6.10%) SOAP
5 12 (5.63%) REST
6 11 (5.16%) HTML5
6 11 (5.16%) Web Services
7 10 (4.69%) Gherkin
8 9 (4.23%) Node.js
8 9 (4.23%) XML
9 8 (3.76%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.76%) JSON
9 8 (3.76%) Spring
10 7 (3.29%) Ajax
11 6 (2.82%) Hibernate
11 6 (2.82%) JPA
11 6 (2.82%) LESS
11 6 (2.82%) RESTful
12 5 (2.35%) jQuery
12 5 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.51%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.35%) User Experience
4 4 (1.88%) Fintech
4 4 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.94%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.16%) Linux
2 7 (3.29%) Windows
3 6 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (88.73%) Test Automation
2 165 (77.46%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (42.25%) Continuous Integration
4 84 (39.44%) SDLC
5 81 (38.03%) Scrum
6 41 (19.25%) BDD
7 39 (18.31%) Context-Driven Testing
8 37 (17.37%) SDET
9 33 (15.49%) TDD
10 28 (13.15%) Software Testing
11 25 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (11.74%) Test Scripting
12 24 (11.27%) Manual Testing
13 19 (8.92%) Open Source
14 17 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (7.98%) Digital Marketing
14 17 (7.98%) Functional Testing
14 17 (7.98%) Programme Management
15 16 (7.51%) DevOps
15 16 (7.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 123 (57.75%) C#
2 114 (53.52%) Java
3 99 (46.48%) JavaScript
4 88 (41.31%) SQL
5 15 (7.04%) Python
6 14 (6.57%) Ruby
7 6 (2.82%) C
7 6 (2.82%) VBScript
8 5 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.41%) PHP
10 2 (0.94%) Java 8
11 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.47%) ES6
11 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.47%) VB
11 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (10.33%) ISTQB
2 20 (9.39%) Degree
3 16 (7.51%) ISEB
4 14 (6.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (29.58%) QA
2 5 (2.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (3.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.35%) HP ALM
1 5 (2.35%) WMI
2 4 (1.88%) Ansible
2 4 (1.88%) Cobbler
2 4 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 41 (19.25%) Oracle
2 24 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.98%) SAP
4 6 (2.82%) HP
5 1 (0.47%) Cadence