The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 70 59 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 33 52 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.44% 3.46% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.41% 20.88% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
170 249 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.59% 16.56% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 108 160 110
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (39.66%) QA
3 22 (37.93%) Test Automation
4 17 (29.31%) Finance
4 17 (29.31%) C#
5 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.86%) .NET
6 15 (25.86%) Unit Testing
7 14 (24.14%) TDD
7 14 (24.14%) Scrum
7 14 (24.14%) Regression Testing
8 12 (20.69%) HTML
8 12 (20.69%) Automated Testing
8 12 (20.69%) Test Scripting
8 12 (20.69%) Appium
9 11 (18.97%) iOS Development
9 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
9 11 (18.97%) Mobile App
10 10 (17.24%) WebDriver
10 10 (17.24%) REST
10 10 (17.24%) Web Testing
10 10 (17.24%) JIRA
10 10 (17.24%) Software Testing
10 10 (17.24%) Objective-C
10 10 (17.24%) Java
10 10 (17.24%) JUnit
11 9 (15.52%) Python
11 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (15.52%) HTML5
11 9 (15.52%) Automation Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (6.90%) JBoss
2 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Appium
2 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
3 10 (17.24%) JIRA
3 10 (17.24%) WebDriver
3 10 (17.24%) JUnit
4 6 (10.34%) Ant
4 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 5 (8.62%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (6.90%) LoadRunner
6 4 (6.90%) Bugzilla
6 4 (6.90%) Subversion
7 3 (5.17%) Fiddler
7 3 (5.17%) FogBugz
7 3 (5.17%) Mockito
8 2 (3.45%) MSBuild
8 2 (3.45%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.45%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.45%) NUnit
8 2 (3.45%) SilkPerformer
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) QA Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Test Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) iOS Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Test Manager
6 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Senior iOS Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Test Consultant
10 2 (3.45%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.45%) Test Consultant
10 2 (3.45%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) HTML
3 10 (17.24%) REST
4 9 (15.52%) HTML5
5 6 (10.34%) Web Services
6 5 (8.62%) XML
6 5 (8.62%) Ajax
6 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.62%) jQuery
7 4 (6.90%) WinForms
7 4 (6.90%) EJB
7 4 (6.90%) CSS
7 4 (6.90%) J2EE
8 3 (5.17%) Struts
8 3 (5.17%) JSP
8 3 (5.17%) Servlets
8 3 (5.17%) NHibernate
8 3 (5.17%) Spring
8 3 (5.17%) JSF
8 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.45%) iPad
4 2 (3.45%) iPhone
5 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Android
5 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.93%) Test Automation
3 15 (25.86%) Unit Testing
4 14 (24.14%) Scrum
4 14 (24.14%) TDD
4 14 (24.14%) Regression Testing
5 12 (20.69%) Automated Testing
5 12 (20.69%) Test Scripting
6 11 (18.97%) iOS Development
7 10 (17.24%) Web Testing
7 10 (17.24%) Software Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (15.52%) Automation Testing
9 7 (12.07%) Black-Box Testing
10 6 (10.34%) Test Management
10 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.34%) BDD
11 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Manual Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) C#
2 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.24%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) Objective-C
4 9 (15.52%) Python
5 8 (13.79%) SQL
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.17%) Perl
6 3 (5.17%) Ruby
6 3 (5.17%) XPath
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (39.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Puppet
2 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) HP
3 2 (3.45%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.72%) Informatica
4 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.72%) Hyland
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