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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 68 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 31 55 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.24% 3.36% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.82% 20.52% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 7
Average salary £41,250 £33,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.13% -11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
174 268 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.60% 16.35% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 110 170 121
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 24 April 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Test Automation
3 21 (36.84%) QA
4 17 (29.82%) TDD
5 16 (28.07%) Scrum
5 16 (28.07%) Finance
5 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
6 15 (26.32%) C#
7 14 (24.56%) HTML
8 13 (22.81%) Unit Testing
8 13 (22.81%) .NET
8 13 (22.81%) JUnit
8 13 (22.81%) WebDriver
9 12 (21.05%) Java
9 12 (21.05%) Regression Testing
9 12 (21.05%) JIRA
9 12 (21.05%) Automated Testing
10 11 (19.30%) SQL
10 11 (19.30%) HTML5
11 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
11 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
12 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.79%) Python
12 9 (15.79%) BDD
12 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
12 9 (15.79%) iOS Development
12 9 (15.79%) Appium
13 8 (14.04%) Mobile App
13 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (5.26%) JBoss
1 3 (5.26%) Apache
1 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) JUnit
1 13 (22.81%) WebDriver
2 12 (21.05%) JIRA
3 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.79%) Appium
4 6 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 6 (10.53%) Ant
5 4 (7.02%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (7.02%) LoadRunner
5 4 (7.02%) Subversion
6 3 (5.26%) JMeter
6 3 (5.26%) Bugzilla
6 3 (5.26%) Mockito
7 2 (3.51%) MSBuild
7 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.51%) FogBugz
7 2 (3.51%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (3.51%) QUnit
7 2 (3.51%) NUnit
7 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) QA Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Test Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Test Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) iOS Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Test Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Senior iOS Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.51%) QA Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) HTML
2 13 (22.81%) .NET
3 11 (19.30%) HTML5
4 7 (12.28%) REST
4 7 (12.28%) Web Services
4 7 (12.28%) XML
5 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.77%) Ajax
6 5 (8.77%) jQuery
7 4 (7.02%) NHibernate
7 4 (7.02%) J2EE
7 4 (7.02%) EJB
7 4 (7.02%) CSS
7 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.26%) JSP
8 3 (5.26%) Servlets
8 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.75%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.02%) Android
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Test Automation
3 17 (29.82%) TDD
4 16 (28.07%) Scrum
5 13 (22.81%) Unit Testing
6 12 (21.05%) Automated Testing
6 12 (21.05%) Regression Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
8 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (15.79%) BDD
8 9 (15.79%) iOS Development
9 8 (14.04%) Web Testing
9 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Automation Testing
11 6 (10.53%) Black-Box Testing
11 6 (10.53%) User Stories
11 6 (10.53%) Test Management
11 6 (10.53%) Manual Testing
12 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
2 15 (26.32%) C#
3 12 (21.05%) Java
4 11 (19.30%) SQL
5 9 (15.79%) Python
6 7 (12.28%) Objective-C
7 5 (8.77%) XPath
8 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.51%) Perl
9 2 (3.51%) Ruby
10 1 (1.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Puppet
1 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) HP
2 2 (3.51%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (1.75%) Informatica
3 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.75%) Hyland
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