Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 66 50
Rank change year-on-year -4 -16 +6
Contract jobs citing Selenium 19 44 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.55% 2.93% 3.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.09% 12.15% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 40
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +20.00% +0.72%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £300
90th Percentile £419 £538 £425
Scotland median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.43
% change year-on-year - +197.95% -

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 235 362 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.18% 24.07% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 230 150
Glasgow median daily rate £465 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.53% +7.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £343 £275 £306
90th Percentile £625 £538 £450
Scotland median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.10% -4.62% +95.72%
10th Percentile £41.25 £30.50 £16.45
90th Percentile £43.75 £31.50 £45.15
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £44.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -2.27% +40.80% -3.85%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Glasgow

Selenium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Selenium in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Selenium in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) WebDriver
2 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
2 11 (57.89%) BDD
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) QA
5 7 (36.84%) Gherkin
5 7 (36.84%) Public Sector
6 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Service Management
7 5 (26.32%) Load Testing
7 5 (26.32%) JIRA
8 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
8 4 (21.05%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Decision-Making
9 3 (15.79%) Java
9 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
10 2 (10.53%) User Stories
10 2 (10.53%) API Testing
10 2 (10.53%) AWS
10 2 (10.53%) Confluence
10 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
10 2 (10.53%) JMeter
10 2 (10.53%) .NET
10 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving

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 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
1 11 (57.89%) WebDriver
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.53%) JMeter
4 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.26%) Gatling
5 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (36.84%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) QA Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Automation Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) BDD
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Load Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
6 4 (21.05%) Decision-Making
6 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
7 2 (10.53%) API Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) User Stories
8 1 (5.26%) Automated Trading
8 1 (5.26%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft