The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 66 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 41 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.79% 1.79% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.81% 13.02% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 4
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,300 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £36,800 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
197 169 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.42% 13.78% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 152 113 94
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
Scotland

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Selenium
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 57 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (57.29%) Scrum
3 50 (52.08%) Jenkins
4 42 (43.75%) Java
5 40 (41.67%) JBoss
5 40 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (39.58%) Alfresco
6 38 (39.58%) JSON
6 38 (39.58%) RESTful
6 38 (39.58%) Open Source
6 38 (39.58%) BDD
6 38 (39.58%) Gherkin
6 38 (39.58%) SOA
6 38 (39.58%) Web Services
6 38 (39.58%) Hibernate
6 38 (39.58%) Document Management
6 38 (39.58%) Spring
7 36 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 31 (32.29%) QA
8 31 (32.29%) CSS
8 31 (32.29%) HTML
8 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
9 26 (27.08%) Maven
9 26 (27.08%) jQuery
9 26 (27.08%) Unit Testing
10 25 (26.04%) Spring Security
10 25 (26.04%) Artifactory
10 25 (26.04%) XHTML
11 15 (15.63%) Publishing
11 15 (15.63%) Customer Engagement

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 38 (39.58%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 50 (52.08%) Jenkins
2 26 (27.08%) Maven
3 25 (26.04%) Artifactory
4 15 (15.63%) JIRA
5 12 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 12 (12.50%) Bugzilla
6 11 (11.46%) FogBugz
6 11 (11.46%) Fiddler
7 4 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (3.13%) Ant
9 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.04%) MSTest
9 1 (1.04%) Hudson
9 1 (1.04%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.04%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.04%) JUnit
9 1 (1.04%) InstallShield
9 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (15.63%) Publishing
2 5 (5.21%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (39.58%) Developer
1 38 (39.58%) Java Developer
2 23 (23.96%) Senior Java Developer
2 23 (23.96%) Senior Developer
3 19 (19.79%) QA Engineer
4 15 (15.63%) Manual Tester
4 15 (15.63%) Tester
4 15 (15.63%) Automation Tester
5 12 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 12 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
5 12 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
6 10 (10.42%) Analyst
6 10 (10.42%) Test Manager
7 8 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Senior QA Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) QA Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.58%) JSON
1 38 (39.58%) RESTful
1 38 (39.58%) Gherkin
1 38 (39.58%) Web Services
1 38 (39.58%) Hibernate
1 38 (39.58%) Spring
2 31 (32.29%) CSS
2 31 (32.29%) HTML
3 26 (27.08%) jQuery
4 25 (26.04%) Spring Security
4 25 (26.04%) XHTML
5 13 (13.54%) JSF
5 13 (13.54%) Ajax
6 5 (5.21%) XML
7 1 (1.04%) Java EE
7 1 (1.04%) Dojo
7 1 (1.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (39.58%) Open Source
2 11 (11.46%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Mac OS X
1 11 (11.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) UNIX
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (57.29%) Scrum
3 40 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (39.58%) BDD
4 38 (39.58%) SOA
4 38 (39.58%) Document Management
5 36 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (27.08%) Unit Testing
7 15 (15.63%) Customer Engagement
8 14 (14.58%) Regression Testing
9 13 (13.54%) MVC
9 13 (13.54%) Test Scripting
10 12 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 12 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 8 (8.33%) Automation Testing
12 6 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
12 6 (6.25%) System Testing
13 5 (5.21%) Manual Testing
13 5 (5.21%) Web Testing
14 4 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.75%) Java
2 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (14.58%) Python
4 6 (6.25%) SQL
5 3 (3.13%) Ruby
5 3 (3.13%) Perl
5 3 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 8 (8.33%) ISEB
2 5 (5.21%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (32.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) Puppet
2 4 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (41.67%) JBoss
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