Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 69 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 95 99 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.76% 3.68% 2.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.93% 17.46% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 62 50 39
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 £47,924 £51,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% +2.56% -13.33%

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 561 567 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 22.22% 21.07% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 348 338 290
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,175
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £57,625
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.25% -5.88% +4.29%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 66 (69.47%) Test Automation
2 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (40.00%) SQL
5 36 (37.89%) Java
6 35 (36.84%) Cucumber
7 33 (34.74%) C#
8 29 (30.53%) Scrum
8 29 (30.53%) Python
9 28 (29.47%) SQL Server
10 27 (28.42%) Finance
11 25 (26.32%) QA
11 25 (26.32%) SpecFlow
12 23 (24.21%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (23.16%) Visual Studio
14 21 (22.11%) JavaScript
14 21 (22.11%) .NET
15 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
15 20 (21.05%) Software Testing
15 20 (21.05%) ISTQB
15 20 (21.05%) DevOps
16 18 (18.95%) BDD
16 18 (18.95%) HTML
16 18 (18.95%) CSS
17 17 (17.89%) Manual Testing
17 17 (17.89%) SDLC
18 16 (16.84%) Functional Testing
19 15 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
19 15 (15.79%) API Testing
20 14 (14.74%) JUnit

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 9 (9.47%) Confluence
2 1 (1.05%) Apache
2 1 (1.05%) JBoss
2 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.47%) Slack
3 1 (1.05%) BrowserStack
3 1 (1.05%) npm
3 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.74%) MongoDB
2 14 (14.74%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.47%) MySQL
3 9 (9.47%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (9.47%) SQLite
4 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.32%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (36.84%) Cucumber
2 25 (26.32%) SpecFlow
3 22 (23.16%) Visual Studio
4 15 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (14.74%) JUnit
5 14 (14.74%) Protractor
6 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (12.63%) Git (software)
8 10 (10.53%) JIRA
8 10 (10.53%) Ranorex
9 9 (9.47%) Bitbucket
9 9 (9.47%) git-flow
10 8 (8.42%) TestNG
11 7 (7.37%) Bugzilla
11 7 (7.37%) Jasmine
12 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
12 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (2.11%) Subversion
12 2 (2.11%) WebDriver
13 1 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 27 (28.42%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Electronics
2 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.21%) Marketing
2 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (31.58%) Tester
2 25 (26.32%) Developer
3 18 (18.95%) Automation Tester
4 15 (15.79%) Analyst
5 14 (14.74%) Test Analyst
6 13 (13.68%) Senior Developer
6 13 (13.68%) Senior Software Developer
6 13 (13.68%) Software Developer
7 12 (12.63%) QA Engineer
7 12 (12.63%) Technical Developer
8 10 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (10.53%) Test Engineer
9 9 (9.47%) DevOps Developer
9 9 (9.47%) QA Automation Engineer
9 9 (9.47%) Senior DevOps
9 9 (9.47%) Software Tester
10 8 (8.42%) .NET Developer
10 8 (8.42%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.11%) .NET
2 18 (18.95%) CSS
2 18 (18.95%) HTML
3 11 (11.58%) Node.js
3 11 (11.58%) React
4 10 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 10 (10.53%) Gherkin
4 10 (10.53%) HTML5
4 10 (10.53%) jQuery
5 9 (9.47%) CSS3
5 9 (9.47%) LESS
6 7 (7.37%) REST
7 5 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 5 (5.26%) SOAP
7 5 (5.26%) Spring
7 5 (5.26%) Spring Boot
8 4 (4.21%) CGI
9 3 (3.16%) RESTful
10 2 (2.11%) Express
10 2 (2.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) User Experience
2 5 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.21%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.11%) Xbox
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.74%) Unix
2 8 (8.42%) Linux
3 1 (1.05%) CentOS
3 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (69.47%) Test Automation
2 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (30.53%) Scrum
5 23 (24.21%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (21.05%) DevOps
6 20 (21.05%) Software Testing
7 18 (18.95%) BDD
8 17 (17.89%) Manual Testing
8 17 (17.89%) SDLC
9 16 (16.84%) Functional Testing
10 15 (15.79%) API Testing
11 14 (14.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 14 (14.74%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (13.68%) Release Management
13 12 (12.63%) Decision-Making
14 11 (11.58%) Collaborative Working
14 11 (11.58%) ITIL
14 11 (11.58%) TDD
14 11 (11.58%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.00%) SQL
2 36 (37.89%) Java
3 33 (34.74%) C#
4 29 (30.53%) Python
5 21 (22.11%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.74%) PowerShell
7 9 (9.47%) ES6
8 5 (5.26%) Java 8
9 4 (4.21%) PHP
10 2 (2.11%) Groovy
11 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.05%) Jython
11 1 (1.05%) Perl
11 1 (1.05%) Ruby
11 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) ISTQB
2 8 (8.42%) Degree
3 3 (3.16%) ISEB
3 3 (3.16%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.32%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.05%) Ansible
2 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.26%) Sybase
4 4 (4.21%) SAP
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com