Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 67 53
Rank change year-on-year +20 -14 +41
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 116 91 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.62% 3.48% 3.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.66% 16.73% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 84 49 54
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,932 £55,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%

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 590 544 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.51% 20.80% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 395 341 318
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% -5.88%

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 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 80 (68.97%) Test Automation
2 54 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (43.97%) Cucumber
4 50 (43.10%) Java
5 48 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (40.52%) C#
7 39 (33.62%) SQL
8 38 (32.76%) Finance
8 38 (32.76%) QA
9 37 (31.90%) SpecFlow
10 35 (30.17%) Scrum
10 35 (30.17%) Visual Studio
10 35 (30.17%) Python
11 33 (28.45%) SQL Server
12 31 (26.72%) BDD
13 29 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 27 (23.28%) .NET
15 26 (22.41%) DevOps
16 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
16 25 (21.55%) Problem-Solving
17 23 (19.83%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (18.10%) Gherkin
18 21 (18.10%) Functional Testing
18 21 (18.10%) PowerShell
18 21 (18.10%) SDLC
18 21 (18.10%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 20 (17.24%) HTML
19 20 (17.24%) CSS
19 20 (17.24%) Unix
19 20 (17.24%) Software Testing

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 12 (10.34%) Confluence
2 2 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (0.86%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (10.34%) Slack
4 1 (0.86%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.86%) PaaS
4 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.45%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.52%) NoSQL
3 16 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 12 (10.34%) MySQL
4 12 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (10.34%) SQLite
5 8 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.45%) DB2
7 1 (0.86%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 51 (43.97%) Cucumber
2 37 (31.90%) SpecFlow
3 35 (30.17%) Visual Studio
4 23 (19.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (16.38%) Visual Studio Team System
6 18 (15.52%) Protractor
7 16 (13.79%) Git (software)
7 16 (13.79%) Ranorex
8 12 (10.34%) Bitbucket
8 12 (10.34%) git-flow
8 12 (10.34%) JUnit
9 9 (7.76%) JIRA
10 8 (6.90%) WebDriver
11 6 (5.17%) TestNG
12 5 (4.31%) Bugzilla
13 4 (3.45%) Jasmine
14 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
14 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
14 3 (2.59%) SoapUI
14 3 (2.59%) Subversion
General
1 38 (32.76%) Finance
2 3 (2.59%) Electronics
2 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.59%) Marketing
2 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.72%) Games
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (34.48%) Developer
2 31 (26.72%) Tester
3 20 (17.24%) Senior Developer
4 19 (16.38%) Automation Tester
4 19 (16.38%) Senior Software Developer
4 19 (16.38%) Software Developer
5 17 (14.66%) Analyst
5 17 (14.66%) Test Analyst
6 16 (13.79%) DevOps Developer
6 16 (13.79%) QA Engineer
6 16 (13.79%) Senior DevOps
7 15 (12.93%) QA Automation Engineer
7 15 (12.93%) Technical Developer
8 13 (11.21%) .NET Developer
8 13 (11.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (10.34%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 12 (10.34%) Test Engineer
10 11 (9.48%) Test Automation Engineer
11 9 (7.76%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.28%) .NET
2 21 (18.10%) Gherkin
3 20 (17.24%) CSS
3 20 (17.24%) HTML
4 16 (13.79%) AngularJS
4 16 (13.79%) React
5 15 (12.93%) Node.js
6 14 (12.07%) jQuery
7 13 (11.21%) HTML5
8 12 (10.34%) CSS3
8 12 (10.34%) LESS
9 9 (7.76%) REST
10 6 (5.17%) CGI
11 4 (3.45%) Hibernate
11 4 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (3.45%) Spring
11 4 (3.45%) Spring Boot
12 3 (2.59%) RESTful
12 3 (2.59%) Web Services
13 2 (1.72%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) User Experience
2 7 (6.03%) Virtual Team
3 4 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.59%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.72%) Fintech
5 2 (1.72%) PMI
6 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Unix
2 5 (4.31%) Linux
3 1 (0.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (68.97%) Test Automation
2 54 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (30.17%) Scrum
5 31 (26.72%) BDD
6 26 (22.41%) DevOps
7 25 (21.55%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (18.10%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 21 (18.10%) Functional Testing
8 21 (18.10%) SDLC
9 20 (17.24%) Software Testing
10 19 (16.38%) Release Management
11 18 (15.52%) API Testing
12 16 (13.79%) Manual Testing
13 15 (12.93%) Decision-Making
13 15 (12.93%) Test Scripting
14 14 (12.07%) Mentoring
15 13 (11.21%) ITIL
15 13 (11.21%) Non-Functional Testing
15 13 (11.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (43.10%) Java
2 47 (40.52%) C#
3 39 (33.62%) SQL
4 35 (30.17%) Python
5 29 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (18.10%) PowerShell
7 12 (10.34%) ES6
8 4 (3.45%) Java 8
9 2 (1.72%) PHP
10 1 (0.86%) C
10 1 (0.86%) Groovy
10 1 (0.86%) Ruby
10 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (17.24%) ISTQB
2 6 (5.17%) Degree
3 4 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.72%) ISEB
4 2 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (32.76%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Ansible
1 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.76%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.45%) Sybase
4 3 (2.59%) SAP
5 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com