Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 82 82
Rank change year-on-year -21 0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 115 186 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.46% 3.48% 3.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.30% 13.75% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 63 110 79
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £29,150 £29,650 £26,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 935 1,353 1,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.97% 25.34% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 532 884 664
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +12.05% +2.47%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 November 2019.

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 19 November 2019. 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
Edinburgh -27 65 £41,250 -8.33% 13
Glasgow -2 38 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Aberdeen - 5 £40,000 - 1
West Lothian +13 2 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Dundee -10 2 £36,250 -34.09%
South Lanarkshire +5 1 £34,500 -2.13%
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 91 (79.13%) Test Automation
2 74 (64.35%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (46.96%) JavaScript
4 38 (33.04%) QA
5 35 (30.43%) Python
6 31 (26.96%) Finance
7 30 (26.09%) Java
7 30 (26.09%) BDD
7 30 (26.09%) Jenkins
8 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
8 29 (25.22%) Web Services
8 29 (25.22%) TDD
9 28 (24.35%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (24.35%) SQL
9 28 (24.35%) React
10 27 (23.48%) AngularJS
11 26 (22.61%) WebDriver
11 26 (22.61%) C#
11 26 (22.61%) Manual Testing
12 24 (20.87%) Scrum
13 21 (18.26%) Software Engineering
13 21 (18.26%) Test Scripting
13 21 (18.26%) RESTful
13 21 (18.26%) Node.js
13 21 (18.26%) DevOps
14 18 (15.65%) Mobile App
14 18 (15.65%) Azure
15 17 (14.78%) Cucumber
16 16 (13.91%) Mentoring
16 16 (13.91%) Regression Testing

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 4 (3.48%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.74%) Apache
3 1 (0.87%) Confluence
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.87%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.65%) Azure
2 9 (7.83%) AWS
3 4 (3.48%) SaaS
3 4 (3.48%) Tricentis Tosca
4 2 (1.74%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.87%) GitHub
5 1 (0.87%) npm
5 1 (0.87%) Office 365
5 1 (0.87%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.87%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.87%) Network Security
2 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.48%) Big Data
2 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.74%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (0.87%) DB2
5 1 (0.87%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.87%) MySQL
5 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.87%) Power BI
5 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.87%) Redis
5 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.87%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 30 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
3 26 (22.61%) WebDriver
4 17 (14.78%) Cucumber
5 15 (13.04%) Mocha
6 12 (10.43%) webpack
7 9 (7.83%) SpecFlow
7 9 (7.83%) Visual Studio
8 8 (6.96%) Protractor
8 8 (6.96%) Ranorex
8 8 (6.96%) SoapUI
9 5 (4.35%) Appium
9 5 (4.35%) FitNesse
9 5 (4.35%) Robot Framework
9 5 (4.35%) TeamCity
10 4 (3.48%) JIRA
10 4 (3.48%) JMeter
10 4 (3.48%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (3.48%) SonarQube
10 4 (3.48%) Subversion
General
1 31 (26.96%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.74%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.87%) Games
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (20.87%) Developer
1 24 (20.87%) Test Engineer
2 16 (13.91%) Analyst
2 16 (13.91%) JavaScript Engineer
3 15 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.30%) Test Automation Engineer
5 12 (10.43%) QA Engineer
6 11 (9.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (9.57%) Tester
7 7 (6.09%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.09%) Automation Tester
7 7 (6.09%) Quality Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Big Data Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.48%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.22%) Web Services
2 28 (24.35%) React
3 27 (23.48%) AngularJS
4 21 (18.26%) Node.js
4 21 (18.26%) RESTful
5 16 (13.91%) .NET
6 14 (12.17%) REST
7 12 (10.43%) Chai
7 12 (10.43%) CSS
8 11 (9.57%) Ember.js
8 11 (9.57%) Enzyme
8 11 (9.57%) HTML
8 11 (9.57%) Redux
8 11 (9.57%) Sass
9 8 (6.96%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.09%) .NET Core
10 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET
10 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (6.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.22%) User Experience
3 4 (3.48%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.48%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.87%) Media Streaming
5 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.91%) Linux
2 9 (7.83%) Unix
3 3 (2.61%) Android
4 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (79.13%) Test Automation
2 74 (64.35%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (26.09%) BDD
4 29 (25.22%) TDD
5 28 (24.35%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (22.61%) Manual Testing
7 24 (20.87%) Scrum
8 21 (18.26%) DevOps
8 21 (18.26%) Software Engineering
8 21 (18.26%) Test Scripting
9 16 (13.91%) Mentoring
9 16 (13.91%) Regression Testing
10 15 (13.04%) Coaching
10 15 (13.04%) OO
10 15 (13.04%) Performance Testing
11 14 (12.17%) API Testing
11 14 (12.17%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (11.30%) SDLC
12 13 (11.30%) Test Strategy
13 12 (10.43%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (46.96%) JavaScript
2 35 (30.43%) Python
3 30 (26.09%) Java
4 28 (24.35%) SQL
5 26 (22.61%) C#
6 8 (6.96%) Ruby
7 5 (4.35%) Perl
7 5 (4.35%) Scala
8 4 (3.48%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.74%) C++
9 2 (1.74%) Java 8
9 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.74%) VBScript
10 1 (0.87%) C
10 1 (0.87%) PHP
10 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) ISTQB
2 8 (6.96%) Degree
3 6 (5.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.74%) ISEB
5 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (33.04%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) Docker
2 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) HP Fortify
1 4 (3.48%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.87%) Rancher
Vendors
1 8 (6.96%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.48%) VMware
4 1 (0.87%) AppDynamics
4 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.87%) IBM
4 1 (0.87%) New Relic
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle
4 1 (0.87%) Sybase