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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 85 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 27 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.76% 1.42% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.05% 10.05% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 5
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
224 199 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.64% 14.09% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 189 116 84
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+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 17 October 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.24%) Jenkins
3 26 (35.14%) Scrum
3 26 (35.14%) Java
4 25 (33.78%) QA
5 23 (31.08%) JBoss
6 20 (27.03%) Web Services
6 20 (27.03%) SOA
6 20 (27.03%) JSON
6 20 (27.03%) Hibernate
6 20 (27.03%) Document Management
6 20 (27.03%) Spring
6 20 (27.03%) Alfresco
6 20 (27.03%) RESTful
6 20 (27.03%) Open Source
6 20 (27.03%) BDD
6 20 (27.03%) Gherkin
7 19 (25.68%) Unit Testing
8 18 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
8 18 (24.32%) Mobile App
9 17 (22.97%) Regression Testing
10 15 (20.27%) Test Scripting
11 14 (18.92%) Waterfall
11 14 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (17.57%) Automated Testing
12 13 (17.57%) Bugzilla
12 13 (17.57%) HTML
12 13 (17.57%) CSS
13 12 (16.22%) JIRA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 20 (27.03%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (43.24%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.57%) Bugzilla
3 12 (16.22%) JIRA
4 10 (13.51%) Fiddler
4 10 (13.51%) FogBugz
4 10 (13.51%) Maven
5 9 (12.16%) Artifactory
6 8 (10.81%) Appium
7 6 (8.11%) WebDriver
8 5 (6.76%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (5.41%) Ant
10 3 (4.05%) Xcode
11 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.70%) MSTest
11 2 (2.70%) MSBuild
12 1 (1.35%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Publishing
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (39.19%) Developer
2 20 (27.03%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.27%) Senior Developer
4 14 (18.92%) QA Engineer
5 11 (14.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Team Leader
6 10 (13.51%) Technical Team Leader
6 10 (13.51%) Java Team Leader
6 10 (13.51%) Test Manager
7 8 (10.81%) Test Engineer
7 8 (10.81%) iOS Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Manual Tester
8 7 (9.46%) Automation Tester
8 7 (9.46%) Test Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Tester
9 4 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior iOS Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Software Manager
10 3 (4.05%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) Web Services
1 20 (27.03%) Hibernate
1 20 (27.03%) Spring
1 20 (27.03%) JSON
1 20 (27.03%) RESTful
1 20 (27.03%) Gherkin
2 13 (17.57%) CSS
2 13 (17.57%) HTML
3 11 (14.86%) jQuery
3 11 (14.86%) JSF
3 11 (14.86%) Ajax
4 10 (13.51%) .NET
5 9 (12.16%) XHTML
5 9 (12.16%) Spring Security
6 8 (10.81%) REST
7 3 (4.05%) Cocoa Touch
7 3 (4.05%) XML
8 2 (2.70%) WinForms
9 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.35%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) Open Source
2 18 (24.32%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) iPhone
4 3 (4.05%) iPad
5 1 (1.35%) EPoS
5 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Mac OS X
2 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.14%) Scrum
3 20 (27.03%) Document Management
3 20 (27.03%) SOA
3 20 (27.03%) BDD
4 19 (25.68%) Unit Testing
5 18 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (22.97%) Regression Testing
7 15 (20.27%) Test Scripting
8 14 (18.92%) Waterfall
8 14 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (17.57%) Automated Testing
10 11 (14.86%) MVC
11 8 (10.81%) Compatibility Testing
11 8 (10.81%) System Testing
11 8 (10.81%) Automation Testing
11 8 (10.81%) iOS Development
11 8 (10.81%) People Management
12 7 (9.46%) Customer Engagement
12 7 (9.46%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.14%) Java
2 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.86%) Python
4 10 (13.51%) C#
5 8 (10.81%) Objective-C
6 7 (9.46%) SQL
7 5 (6.76%) Perl
7 5 (6.76%) Ruby
8 3 (4.05%) PHP
8 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) ISEB
2 7 (9.46%) Degree
3 6 (8.11%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (33.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Puppet
2 4 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) JBoss
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
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