Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 100 134
Rank change year-on-year +15 +34 -15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 150 156 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.86% 2.67% 1.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.66% 14.68% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 69 87 83
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -1.12% +24.48%
10th Percentile £27,900 £31,700 £36,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £64,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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

Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1098 1063 930
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.92% 18.23% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 603 606 582
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,225
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Scotland

Selenium
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Selenium in Scotland

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Scotland

Selenium
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -9 70 £45,000 - 4
Edinburgh +19 68 £40,000 -11.11% 11
West Lothian -10 7 £39,000 -11.36% 1
Fife +9 1 £26,500 +12.77%
Orkney Islands - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £60,000 -
Highlands - 1 £42,500 -
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 127 (84.67%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (67.33%) Test Automation
3 80 (53.33%) Java
4 74 (49.33%) SQL
5 57 (38.00%) Scrum
6 48 (32.00%) C#
7 43 (28.67%) BDD
8 40 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 40 (26.67%) JUnit
9 38 (25.33%) .NET
10 37 (24.67%) SDLC
11 36 (24.00%) Jenkins
12 34 (22.67%) Cucumber
13 33 (22.00%) HTML
13 33 (22.00%) CSS
14 31 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (20.00%) QA
15 30 (20.00%) Defect Management
15 30 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (19.33%) TDD
16 29 (19.33%) Degree
16 29 (19.33%) ISTQB
16 29 (19.33%) Test Scripting
17 28 (18.67%) Performance Testing
18 27 (18.00%) Software Testing
19 26 (17.33%) Python
19 26 (17.33%) Relational Database
20 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
21 23 (15.33%) Microsoft
21 23 (15.33%) Cognizant

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.67%) Apache
3 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.00%) CMS
5 2 (1.33%) Confluence
5 2 (1.33%) JBoss
6 1 (0.67%) Drupal
6 1 (0.67%) IIS
6 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) BrowserStack
2 1 (0.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) HTTP
1 1 (0.67%) Internet
1 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.33%) Relational Database
2 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 22 (14.67%) RDBMS
4 10 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.67%) DB2
7 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 40 (26.67%) JUnit
2 36 (24.00%) Jenkins
3 34 (22.67%) Cucumber
4 18 (12.00%) Maven
5 17 (11.33%) HP UFT
5 17 (11.33%) Protractor
6 16 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (9.33%) Jasmine
7 14 (9.33%) JIRA
7 14 (9.33%) SpecFlow
8 13 (8.67%) TestNG
9 10 (6.67%) SoapUI
9 10 (6.67%) WebDriver
10 9 (6.00%) Appium
11 8 (5.33%) Artifactory
11 8 (5.33%) Ranorex
12 6 (4.00%) Git (software)
12 6 (4.00%) LoadRunner
12 6 (4.00%) SonarQube
12 6 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (10.67%) Finance
2 8 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.00%) Banking
4 3 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.67%) Advertising
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (27.33%) Test Engineer
2 40 (26.67%) Developer
3 30 (20.00%) Analyst
3 30 (20.00%) Tester
4 27 (18.00%) Java Developer
5 26 (17.33%) Test Analyst
6 25 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 16 (10.67%) Automation Tester
8 14 (9.33%) Senior Developer
9 11 (7.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (7.33%) Software Tester
10 10 (6.67%) Lead Developer
11 8 (5.33%) ETL Tester
11 8 (5.33%) Lead Java Developer
11 8 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (4.67%) Automation Test Analyst
12 7 (4.67%) Senior Test Analyst
12 7 (4.67%) Software Test Engineer
13 6 (4.00%) Cloud Developer
13 6 (4.00%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.33%) .NET
2 33 (22.00%) CSS
2 33 (22.00%) HTML
3 22 (14.67%) Gherkin
4 19 (12.67%) RESTful
5 17 (11.33%) Web Services
6 11 (7.33%) jQuery
7 9 (6.00%) Node.js
7 9 (6.00%) Spring
8 7 (4.67%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.00%) HTML5
9 6 (4.00%) XML
10 5 (3.33%) Ext JS
11 4 (2.67%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.67%) Java EE
11 4 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (2.00%) JMS
12 3 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (14.67%) Computer Science
2 22 (14.67%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (3.33%) Robotics
5 3 (2.00%) User Experience
5 3 (2.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.67%) Clustering
6 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.33%) Windows
2 8 (5.33%) Linux
3 6 (4.00%) Unix
4 5 (3.33%) Debian
5 1 (0.67%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (84.67%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (67.33%) Test Automation
3 57 (38.00%) Scrum
4 43 (28.67%) BDD
5 37 (24.67%) SDLC
6 31 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (20.00%) Defect Management
8 29 (19.33%) TDD
8 29 (19.33%) Test Scripting
9 28 (18.67%) Performance Testing
10 27 (18.00%) Software Testing
11 23 (15.33%) Test Strategy
12 22 (14.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (14.67%) Prototyping
13 16 (10.67%) DevOps
13 16 (10.67%) Open Source
13 16 (10.67%) Software Engineering
13 16 (10.67%) Waterfall
14 15 (10.00%) Integration Testing
14 15 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (53.33%) Java
2 74 (49.33%) SQL
3 48 (32.00%) C#
4 40 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 26 (17.33%) Python
6 14 (9.33%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.33%) C++
7 8 (5.33%) Groovy
8 7 (4.67%) Scala
9 5 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.67%) Ruby
11 3 (2.00%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.33%) Perl
12 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.67%) Jython
13 1 (0.67%) PHP
13 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (19.33%) Degree
1 29 (19.33%) ISTQB
2 13 (8.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (8.00%) ISEB
4 6 (4.00%) MCP
4 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.00%) OCP
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (4.00%) SAP Certification
5 5 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.67%) EMIR
3 1 (0.67%) MiFID
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (7.33%) Docker
2 4 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (2.00%) Chronos
3 3 (2.00%) Marathon
4 1 (0.67%) Ansible
4 1 (0.67%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (15.33%) Cognizant
1 23 (15.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.67%) Oracle
3 20 (13.33%) HP
4 6 (4.00%) SAP
5 5 (3.33%) IBM
6 3 (2.00%) Sybase
7 1 (0.67%) Perforce
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Stanton House Uk Llp
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Icore Tech
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: Dependent on Experience. Includes Pension and bonuses.
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
BJSS Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Up to £45,000 D.O.E
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 15 days ago