Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > Scotland
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 91 118
Rank change year-on-year +23 +27 -36
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 68 150 127
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 3.25% 2.84% 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.74% 12.93% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 48 93 63
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,213 £33,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £60,881 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 432 1,160 1,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.66% 21.96% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 255 755 768
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,350 £30,472
90th Percentile £63,250 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Scotland

Selenium
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Selenium in Scotland.

Salary trend for Selenium in Scotland

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Selenium in Scotland over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

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 10 August 2020. 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 +61 39 £45,000 - 2
Edinburgh +2 17 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Dundee +5 6 £52,500 +20.00%
South Lanarkshire +4 2 £32,500 -18.24%
West Lothian +18 1 - - 1
Aberdeen +1 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Perth and Kinross - 1 £52,500 -
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 62 (91.18%) Test Automation
2 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (52.94%) Azure
4 35 (51.47%) SQL
5 30 (44.12%) C#
6 28 (41.18%) Java
7 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
8 23 (33.82%) Jenkins
9 21 (30.88%) DevOps
9 21 (30.88%) Cucumber
9 21 (30.88%) .NET
10 19 (27.94%) MVC
10 19 (27.94%) API Testing
11 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 15 (22.06%) BDD
12 15 (22.06%) AWS
13 13 (19.12%) Scrum
13 13 (19.12%) Maven
13 13 (19.12%) RESTful
14 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (17.65%) Docker
14 12 (17.65%) Kubernetes
14 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
15 11 (16.18%) JUnit
15 11 (16.18%) CSS
15 11 (16.18%) QA
16 10 (14.71%) Degree
16 10 (14.71%) Ant
16 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
16 10 (14.71%) NoSQL

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 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.41%) Gluu
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.47%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 36 (52.94%) Azure
2 15 (22.06%) AWS
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.41%) AWS Fargate
3 3 (4.41%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (4.41%) GitHub
3 3 (4.41%) Serverless
4 2 (2.94%) Apigee
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
4 2 (2.94%) PaaS
4 2 (2.94%) SaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Datadog
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Kong
5 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Firewall
2 3 (4.41%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.41%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (4.41%) OpenVPN
2 3 (4.41%) SSL
2 3 (4.41%) tcpdump
2 3 (4.41%) VPN
3 2 (2.94%) IPv4
3 2 (2.94%) IPv6
3 2 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (1.47%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.47%) Aerospike
7 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.47%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.47%) Redis
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (33.82%) Jenkins
2 21 (30.88%) Cucumber
3 13 (19.12%) Maven
4 11 (16.18%) JUnit
5 10 (14.71%) Ant
6 9 (13.24%) WebDriver
7 6 (8.82%) JIRA
7 6 (8.82%) Ranorex
7 6 (8.82%) SoapUI
8 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
8 5 (7.35%) SpecFlow
9 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
9 4 (5.88%) Gatling
9 4 (5.88%) JMeter
9 4 (5.88%) REST Assured
10 3 (4.41%) Vagrant
10 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.94%) Bugzilla
11 2 (2.94%) NUnit
11 2 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Test Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Automation Tester
3 12 (17.65%) Tester
4 8 (11.76%) Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (8.82%) QA Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) .NET
2 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 13 (19.12%) RESTful
4 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (16.18%) CSS
6 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
6 9 (13.24%) HTML
7 8 (11.76%) .NET Core
7 8 (11.76%) Ajax
7 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (11.76%) Hibernate
7 8 (11.76%) HTML5
7 8 (11.76%) React
7 8 (11.76%) Spring
8 6 (8.82%) SOAP
8 6 (8.82%) Web Services
9 5 (7.35%) REST
9 5 (7.35%) WCF
10 4 (5.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.41%) Replication
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) DataPower
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
4 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
1 9 (13.24%) Windows Server
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.41%) Debian
5 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (91.18%) Test Automation
2 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.88%) DevOps
4 19 (27.94%) API Testing
4 19 (27.94%) MVC
5 15 (22.06%) BDD
6 13 (19.12%) Scrum
7 9 (13.24%) SDLC
7 9 (13.24%) TDD
8 8 (11.76%) Mobile Development
8 8 (11.76%) Web Development
9 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.29%) Manual Testing
9 7 (10.29%) Performance Testing
9 7 (10.29%) Task Automation
10 6 (8.82%) Regression Testing
10 6 (8.82%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (8.82%) Software Testing
10 6 (8.82%) Test Scripting
11 5 (7.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 35 (51.47%) SQL
2 30 (44.12%) C#
3 28 (41.18%) Java
4 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.24%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) Go
6 4 (5.88%) Scala
7 3 (4.41%) AWK
7 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.41%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) sed
8 2 (2.94%) Tcl
8 2 (2.94%) XPath
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) HNC
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) Firmware
2 3 (4.41%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.88%) Ansible
2 4 (5.88%) Nagios
2 4 (5.88%) Puppet
3 3 (4.41%) Kibana
3 3 (4.41%) logstash
3 3 (4.41%) Munin
3 3 (4.41%) OSSEC
3 3 (4.41%) Packer
3 3 (4.41%) Terraform
4 1 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.47%) Consul
4 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Cognizant
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) Lets Encrypt
4 2 (2.94%) CA
4 2 (2.94%) IBM
4 2 (2.94%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.47%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.47%) Black Duck
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Coverity
5 1 (1.47%) F5
5 1 (1.47%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) New Relic
5 1 (1.47%) Splunk