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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 75 64 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 31 44 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.09% 2.96% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.19% 22.56% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 13
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,550 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
235 195 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.84% 13.14% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 171 152 109
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 58 (92.06%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) Java
2 30 (47.62%) Test Automation
3 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 26 (41.27%) BDD
5 25 (39.68%) WebDriver
6 23 (36.51%) Scrum
7 22 (34.92%) HTML
8 21 (33.33%) QA
9 19 (30.16%) Finance
9 19 (30.16%) Jenkins
10 18 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (26.98%) SQL
11 17 (26.98%) Cucumber
12 16 (25.40%) Open Source
13 15 (23.81%) CSS
13 15 (23.81%) TDD
14 14 (22.22%) Web Services
14 14 (22.22%) SDLC
15 13 (20.63%) jQuery
16 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
16 12 (19.05%) Linux
17 11 (17.46%) JBoss
17 11 (17.46%) Python
17 11 (17.46%) JUnit
17 11 (17.46%) Maven
17 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
17 11 (17.46%) User Stories
18 10 (15.87%) Test Scripting

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (17.46%) JBoss
2 7 (11.11%) Alfresco
3 3 (4.76%) Drupal
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.17%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) WebDriver
2 19 (30.16%) Jenkins
3 17 (26.98%) Cucumber
4 11 (17.46%) JUnit
4 11 (17.46%) Maven
5 9 (14.29%) JIRA
5 9 (14.29%) FitNesse
6 7 (11.11%) Artifactory
7 6 (9.52%) Ant
8 4 (6.35%) Subversion
8 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
8 4 (6.35%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (4.76%) PHPUnit
9 3 (4.76%) HP UFT
9 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
10 2 (3.17%) JMeter
10 2 (3.17%) QUnit
11 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.59%) Mockito
11 1 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Analyst
3 14 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) QA Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Test Specialist
6 8 (12.70%) Automation Specialist
6 8 (12.70%) Test Automation Specialist
7 7 (11.11%) Open Source Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Tester
10 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) HTML
2 15 (23.81%) CSS
3 14 (22.22%) Web Services
4 13 (20.63%) jQuery
5 9 (14.29%) Gherkin
6 8 (12.70%) HTML5
6 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
6 8 (12.70%) Spring
6 8 (12.70%) .NET
7 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.11%) JSON
7 7 (11.11%) XHTML
7 7 (11.11%) Spring Security
7 7 (11.11%) RESTful
8 6 (9.52%) Ajax
9 5 (7.94%) NHibernate
9 5 (7.94%) XML
9 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (6.35%) Dojo
10 4 (6.35%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) UNIX
3 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (92.06%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) Test Automation
3 26 (41.27%) BDD
4 23 (36.51%) Scrum
5 18 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (25.40%) Open Source
8 15 (23.81%) TDD
9 14 (22.22%) SDLC
10 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
11 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
11 11 (17.46%) User Stories
12 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
12 10 (15.87%) Regression Testing
12 10 (15.87%) Test Scripting
13 9 (14.29%) Web Testing
14 8 (12.70%) Manual Testing
14 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (11.11%) SOA
15 7 (11.11%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) Java
2 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.98%) SQL
4 11 (17.46%) Python
5 8 (12.70%) C#
6 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.35%) PHP
6 4 (6.35%) XPath
7 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.59%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
1 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.17%) Hyland
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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