Period
to 26 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Selenium
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 75 66
Rank change year-on-year +38 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing Selenium 25 28 52
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.70% 1.99% 3.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.17% 9.76% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 28
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.57% -
10th Percentile £352 £313 £251
90th Percentile £511 £523 £421
Scotland median daily rate £450 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +20.00% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Selenium is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 92 287 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.29% 20.43% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 148 203
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £295 £313 £281
90th Percentile £523 £571 £550
Scotland median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Median hourly rate £36.63 £35.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.64% +3.70% -82.24%
10th Percentile £35.33 £30.25 £31.63
90th Percentile £37.93 £43.90 £34.88
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +5.13% -10.12%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Glasgow

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Selenium in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for Selenium in Glasgow

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Selenium in Glasgow over the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Selenium in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 25 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (72.00%) C#
2 18 (72.00%) CRM
2 18 (72.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) SQL
5 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (44.00%) Public Sector
7 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (36.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (28.00%) Java
11 5 (20.00%) Service Design
11 5 (20.00%) QA
12 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
12 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
12 4 (16.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
12 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
12 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
12 4 (16.00%) Microservices
13 3 (12.00%) DevOps
13 3 (12.00%) User Experience
13 3 (12.00%) BDD
13 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
13 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
13 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
13 3 (12.00%) JIRA

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MariaDB
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) JMeter
3 2 (8.00%) Gatling
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) NUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Postman
4 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.00%) TestNG
General
1 11 (44.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Automation Tester
3 6 (24.00%) Tester
4 5 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
4 5 (20.00%) Test Specialist
5 4 (16.00%) CRM Specialist
6 3 (12.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) QA Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (8.00%) RESTful
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (72.00%) CRM
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (36.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (20.00%) Service Design
8 4 (16.00%) Microservices
8 4 (16.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (12.00%) BDD
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (12.00%) DevOps
9 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
10 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (8.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (8.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP