Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Selenium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Selenium over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 71 92
Rank change year-on-year -3 +21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 78 83 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.07% 3.29% 2.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.26% 15.60% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 48
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +0.56%
10th Percentile £30,900 £27,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £47,500 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -4.49%

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

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 511 532 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.11% 21.09% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 291 318 285
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,450 £29,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Edinburgh

Selenium
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Selenium in Edinburgh

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 62 (79.49%) Test Automation
2 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (47.44%) SQL
4 31 (39.74%) Java
5 27 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (32.05%) C#
7 23 (29.49%) Cucumber
8 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
8 22 (28.21%) .NET
9 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
9 21 (26.92%) QA
9 21 (26.92%) Scrum
10 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
10 20 (25.64%) Python
11 18 (23.08%) Software Testing
11 18 (23.08%) Protractor
12 17 (21.79%) Manual Testing
12 17 (21.79%) Finance
13 16 (20.51%) CSS
13 16 (20.51%) HTML
13 16 (20.51%) ISTQB
13 16 (20.51%) BDD
13 16 (20.51%) SpecFlow
13 16 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (19.23%) JUnit
15 14 (17.95%) Visual Studio
15 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (17.95%) DevOps
15 14 (17.95%) SDLC

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.28%) Apache
2 1 (1.28%) JBoss
2 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.85%) Slack
4 2 (2.56%) SaaS
5 1 (1.28%) Akamai
5 1 (1.28%) Asana
5 1 (1.28%) GitHub
5 1 (1.28%) npm
5 1 (1.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) DNS
2 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.13%) DB2
3 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.85%) MySQL
4 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Cucumber
2 18 (23.08%) Protractor
3 16 (20.51%) SpecFlow
4 15 (19.23%) JUnit
5 14 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (17.95%) Visual Studio
6 10 (12.82%) Jasmine
6 10 (12.82%) TestNG
7 8 (10.26%) Bugzilla
7 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (7.69%) JIRA
8 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
10 3 (3.85%) Bitbucket
10 3 (3.85%) git-flow
11 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.56%) Ranorex
11 2 (2.56%) TestComplete
11 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.28%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Electronics
2 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.13%) Marketing
2 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Tester
2 15 (19.23%) Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 13 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Software Tester
6 8 (10.26%) Technical Developer
7 6 (7.69%) QA Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Agile Tester
8 5 (6.41%) Lead Tester
9 4 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Agile Tester
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.21%) .NET
2 16 (20.51%) CSS
2 16 (20.51%) HTML
3 7 (8.97%) REST
4 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.41%) React
5 5 (6.41%) SOAP
6 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.13%) jQuery
6 4 (5.13%) Spring
6 4 (5.13%) Spring Boot
7 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.85%) CSS3
7 3 (3.85%) HTML5
7 3 (3.85%) LESS
7 3 (3.85%) Node.js
7 3 (3.85%) RESTful
7 3 (3.85%) Symfony
8 2 (2.56%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.56%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) User Experience
2 4 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) Xbox
4 1 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) Fintech
4 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Linux
2 9 (11.54%) Unix
3 3 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) CentOS
4 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (79.49%) Test Automation
2 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (26.92%) Scrum
5 18 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 17 (21.79%) Manual Testing
7 16 (20.51%) BDD
7 16 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (17.95%) DevOps
8 14 (17.95%) SDLC
8 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (16.67%) Functional Testing
10 12 (15.38%) Test Scripting
11 10 (12.82%) Defect Management
12 9 (11.54%) API Testing
13 8 (10.26%) Decision-Making
13 8 (10.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 8 (10.26%) Release Management
14 7 (8.97%) TDD
15 6 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) SQL
2 31 (39.74%) Java
3 25 (32.05%) C#
4 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.64%) Python
5 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.97%) PHP
7 4 (5.13%) Java 8
8 3 (3.85%) ES6
9 2 (2.56%) Groovy
9 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.28%) Jython
10 1 (1.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.28%) Ruby
10 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) ISTQB
2 11 (14.10%) Degree
3 4 (5.13%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle
4 4 (5.13%) SAP
4 4 (5.13%) Sybase
5 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.28%) Twitter