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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 74 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 30 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.01% 1.65% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.00% 11.56% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 6
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £21,950 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £35,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
200 173 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.40% 14.24% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 165 99 98
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £23,300 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 2 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.75%) Scrum
3 36 (45.00%) Jenkins
4 31 (38.75%) Java
5 28 (35.00%) JBoss
5 28 (35.00%) QA
6 27 (33.75%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (32.50%) JSON
7 26 (32.50%) Gherkin
7 26 (32.50%) Alfresco
7 26 (32.50%) RESTful
7 26 (32.50%) Open Source
7 26 (32.50%) BDD
7 26 (32.50%) SOA
7 26 (32.50%) Web Services
7 26 (32.50%) Document Management
7 26 (32.50%) Spring
7 26 (32.50%) Hibernate
8 24 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 18 (22.50%) Unit Testing
11 17 (21.25%) HTML
11 17 (21.25%) CSS
11 17 (21.25%) Regression Testing
12 15 (18.75%) Python
13 14 (17.50%) Maven
13 14 (17.50%) jQuery
14 13 (16.25%) Spring Security
14 13 (16.25%) Ajax
14 13 (16.25%) XHTML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (32.50%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (17.50%) Maven
3 13 (16.25%) Artifactory
4 12 (15.00%) WebDriver
4 12 (15.00%) JIRA
5 11 (13.75%) Bugzilla
6 10 (12.50%) Fiddler
6 10 (12.50%) FogBugz
7 3 (3.75%) Ant
7 3 (3.75%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (2.50%) Xcode
9 1 (1.25%) InstallShield
9 1 (1.25%) JMeter
9 1 (1.25%) JUnit
9 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.25%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.25%) MSTest
9 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.25%) Hudson
9 1 (1.25%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (15.00%) Publishing
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Games
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Developer
2 26 (32.50%) Java Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Senior Developer
3 17 (21.25%) QA Engineer
4 15 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Automation Tester
5 12 (15.00%) Manual Tester
5 12 (15.00%) Tester
5 12 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 12 (15.00%) Technical Team Leader
5 12 (15.00%) Java Team Leader
6 9 (11.25%) Test Manager
7 8 (10.00%) Analyst
8 7 (8.75%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) iOS Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Release Manager
11 2 (2.50%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) Web Services
1 26 (32.50%) Hibernate
1 26 (32.50%) Spring
1 26 (32.50%) JSON
1 26 (32.50%) RESTful
1 26 (32.50%) Gherkin
2 17 (21.25%) CSS
2 17 (21.25%) HTML
3 14 (17.50%) jQuery
4 13 (16.25%) Spring Security
4 13 (16.25%) XHTML
4 13 (16.25%) JSF
4 13 (16.25%) Ajax
5 5 (6.25%) .NET
6 4 (5.00%) REST
7 3 (3.75%) XML
8 2 (2.50%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (1.25%) Java EE
9 1 (1.25%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Open Source
2 12 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.50%) iPhone
4 2 (2.50%) iPad
5 1 (1.25%) EPoS
5 1 (1.25%) Statistics
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Windows
1 11 (13.75%) Mac OS X
2 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.75%) Scrum
3 27 (33.75%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (32.50%) BDD
4 26 (32.50%) Document Management
4 26 (32.50%) SOA
5 24 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (22.50%) Unit Testing
7 17 (21.25%) Regression Testing
8 13 (16.25%) MVC
9 12 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
10 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
10 11 (13.75%) Test Scripting
10 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing
11 7 (8.75%) Compatibility Testing
11 7 (8.75%) System Testing
11 7 (8.75%) Automation Testing
12 6 (7.50%) Manual Testing
13 4 (5.00%) iOS Development
13 4 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) Java
2 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.75%) Python
4 6 (7.50%) SQL
5 5 (6.25%) C#
6 4 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.00%) Ruby
6 4 (5.00%) Perl
7 3 (3.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) ISEB
2 6 (7.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.25%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (35.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) JBoss
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