Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 111 132
Rank change year-on-year +38 +21 -28
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 150 73 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.92% 2.27% 1.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.28% 14.29% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 128 69 63
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.29% +3.03%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,250 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -0.66%

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 868 511 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 22.68% 15.86% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 716 447 633
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,375 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 130 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 110 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (46.67%) C#
3 70 (46.67%) Java
4 64 (42.67%) Cucumber
5 59 (39.33%) SQL
6 57 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (33.33%) Degree
7 50 (33.33%) .NET
8 43 (28.67%) Software Testing
9 42 (28.00%) QA
10 39 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (25.33%) ISTQB
12 36 (24.00%) JUnit
12 36 (24.00%) Jasmine
12 36 (24.00%) Protractor
13 35 (23.33%) SDLC
14 34 (22.67%) Open Source
15 33 (22.00%) SpecFlow
16 31 (20.67%) Ruby
17 30 (20.00%) Finance
17 30 (20.00%) JavaScript
18 28 (18.67%) TDD
19 27 (18.00%) Jenkins
19 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
20 26 (17.33%) HTML
21 25 (16.67%) Manual Testing
21 25 (16.67%) DevOps
21 25 (16.67%) Gherkin
22 24 (16.00%) WebDriver

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 7 (4.67%) Apache
2 5 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.67%) Confluence
4 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (10.67%) SaaS
2 15 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.67%) IaaS
3 13 (8.67%) PaaS
4 4 (2.67%) BrowserStack
4 4 (2.67%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (1.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.00%) SSL
2 2 (1.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.67%) DNS
3 1 (0.67%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.67%) MySQL
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 64 (42.67%) Cucumber
2 36 (24.00%) Jasmine
2 36 (24.00%) JUnit
2 36 (24.00%) Protractor
3 33 (22.00%) SpecFlow
4 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
4 27 (18.00%) Jenkins
5 24 (16.00%) WebDriver
6 23 (15.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (13.33%) TestNG
8 16 (10.67%) JIRA
8 16 (10.67%) SoapUI
9 15 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (10.00%) JMeter
10 11 (7.33%) Mercurial
11 10 (6.67%) Calabash
11 10 (6.67%) Capybara
11 10 (6.67%) WATIR
12 9 (6.00%) HP UFT
13 6 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (6.67%) Banking
3 9 (6.00%) Electronics
3 9 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.00%) Marketing
3 9 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.33%) Advertising
5 4 (2.67%) Back Office
5 4 (2.67%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (34.00%) Analyst
1 51 (34.00%) Test Analyst
2 44 (29.33%) Tester
3 40 (26.67%) Automation Tester
4 25 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 25 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 22 (14.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 10 (6.67%) Developer
6 10 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 9 (6.00%) Agile Tester
7 9 (6.00%) QA Automation Tester
7 9 (6.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 9 (6.00%) Selenium Tester
8 8 (5.33%) Test Leader
9 6 (4.00%) Automation Test Lead
9 6 (4.00%) Technical Tester
10 4 (2.67%) Senior Tester
11 3 (2.00%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.00%) Junior
11 3 (2.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (33.33%) .NET
2 26 (17.33%) HTML
3 25 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 23 (15.33%) CSS
5 22 (14.67%) REST
6 21 (14.00%) AngularJS
7 16 (10.67%) React
8 14 (9.33%) JSON
9 13 (8.67%) Behat
10 8 (5.33%) Web Services
11 5 (3.33%) HTML5
12 4 (2.67%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.67%) jQuery
12 4 (2.67%) Sass
12 4 (2.67%) SOAP
12 4 (2.67%) Spring
13 3 (2.00%) LESS
13 3 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (1.33%) Compass CSS Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.33%) Fintech
5 2 (1.33%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.00%) Windows
2 12 (8.00%) Linux
3 7 (4.67%) Unix
4 3 (2.00%) Android
4 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 110 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (28.67%) Software Testing
5 35 (23.33%) SDLC
6 34 (22.67%) Open Source
7 28 (18.67%) TDD
8 25 (16.67%) DevOps
8 25 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 24 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 23 (15.33%) Test Scripting
11 22 (14.67%) Scrum
12 20 (13.33%) BDD
12 20 (13.33%) Test Strategy
13 18 (12.00%) OO
14 16 (10.67%) Regression Testing
14 16 (10.67%) Test Management
15 15 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
15 15 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
15 15 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (46.67%) C#
1 70 (46.67%) Java
2 59 (39.33%) SQL
3 31 (20.67%) Ruby
4 30 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.33%) Python
6 6 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.67%) C++
8 2 (1.33%) C
8 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.67%) F#
9 1 (0.67%) Go
9 1 (0.67%) PHP
9 1 (0.67%) Scala
9 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (33.33%) Degree
2 38 (25.33%) ISTQB
3 19 (12.67%) ISEB
4 9 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Docker
1 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) rkt
Vendors
1 20 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.67%) SAP
3 9 (6.00%) HP
4 8 (5.33%) Cognizant
5 6 (4.00%) Cadence
5 6 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (0.67%) hybris
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.67%) Remedy
6 1 (0.67%) Software AG
6 1 (0.67%) VMware
6 1 (0.67%) webMethods