Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 113 95
Rank change year-on-year +47 -18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 198 137 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.73% 2.40% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.20% 11.40% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 149 82 66
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,750 £26,500 £28,375
90th Percentile £60,881 £67,500 £51,875
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

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 1,303 1,202 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 24.56% 21.07% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 914 805 540
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +40 141 £43,250 +23.57% 3
Glasgow +19 41 £42,500 -5.56% 6
West Lothian - 9 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Fife - 1 £27,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £37,500 -
Dundee - 1 £42,500 -
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 164 (82.83%) Test Automation
2 96 (48.48%) Java
3 94 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (37.37%) Cucumber
5 68 (34.34%) JavaScript
6 64 (32.32%) SQL
7 55 (27.78%) BDD
8 53 (26.77%) Finance
9 50 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (24.75%) DevOps
11 48 (24.24%) QA
12 47 (23.74%) Test Scripting
13 46 (23.23%) Python
14 41 (20.71%) C#
15 35 (17.68%) .NET
16 34 (17.17%) SQL Server
16 34 (17.17%) JIRA
16 34 (17.17%) Software Engineering
17 33 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
18 31 (15.66%) Jenkins
19 30 (15.15%) Mentoring
19 30 (15.15%) Microsoft
20 29 (14.65%) Unix
21 28 (14.14%) Gherkin
21 28 (14.14%) AngularJS
22 27 (13.64%) Git (software)
23 25 (12.63%) TDD
23 25 (12.63%) React
24 24 (12.12%) Protractor
24 24 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server

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 (5.05%) Confluence
2 7 (3.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.01%) JBoss
3 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.01%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.51%) Actimize
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.55%) GitHub
3 9 (4.55%) SaaS
3 9 (4.55%) Sauce Labs
4 4 (2.02%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.01%) IaaS
5 2 (1.01%) PaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.54%) Ethernet
1 7 (3.54%) VLAN
2 2 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.60%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.59%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.58%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.04%) SAP HANA
6 6 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.53%) MySQL
8 4 (2.02%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.52%) Big Data
9 3 (1.52%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.01%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 74 (37.37%) Cucumber
2 34 (17.17%) JIRA
3 31 (15.66%) Jenkins
4 27 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 24 (12.12%) Protractor
5 24 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (11.62%) SpecFlow
7 21 (10.61%) Visual Studio
8 18 (9.09%) JUnit
9 16 (8.08%) Visual Studio Team System
10 15 (7.58%) Appium
10 15 (7.58%) WebDriver
11 8 (4.04%) JMeter
12 7 (3.54%) Hudson
12 7 (3.54%) jMock
12 7 (3.54%) Maven
12 7 (3.54%) Moq
12 7 (3.54%) MSTest
12 7 (3.54%) NUnit
12 7 (3.54%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (26.77%) Finance
2 8 (4.04%) Financial Institution
3 6 (3.03%) Games
4 4 (2.02%) Banking
4 4 (2.02%) Legal
5 2 (1.01%) Back Office
5 2 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (21.72%) Analyst
1 43 (21.72%) Test Analyst
2 40 (20.20%) Tester
3 38 (19.19%) Developer
4 27 (13.64%) Automation Tester
4 27 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 21 (10.61%) Software Developer
6 19 (9.60%) Senior Analyst
6 19 (9.60%) Senior Test Analyst
7 18 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
8 15 (7.58%) QA Engineer
8 15 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 15 (7.58%) Senior DevOps
9 14 (7.07%) DevOps Developer
9 14 (7.07%) Senior Software Developer
10 13 (6.57%) Quality Engineer
11 12 (6.06%) Software Tester
11 12 (6.06%) Test Automation Engineer
12 10 (5.05%) .NET Developer
12 10 (5.05%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.68%) .NET
2 28 (14.14%) AngularJS
2 28 (14.14%) Gherkin
3 25 (12.63%) React
4 23 (11.62%) Node.js
5 20 (10.10%) RESTful
6 19 (9.60%) Web Services
7 17 (8.59%) HTML
8 11 (5.56%) J2EE
8 11 (5.56%) jQuery
9 10 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (4.55%) REST
11 7 (3.54%) 802.1X
11 7 (3.54%) CSS
12 6 (3.03%) Chai
12 6 (3.03%) Ember.js
12 6 (3.03%) Enzyme
12 6 (3.03%) Redux
12 6 (3.03%) Sass
13 5 (2.53%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.58%) Mobile App
2 12 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.55%) User Experience
4 8 (4.04%) PMI
5 5 (2.53%) Fintech
5 5 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.02%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.52%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.65%) Unix
2 12 (6.06%) Linux
3 7 (3.54%) Windows
3 7 (3.54%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.01%) Android
4 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (82.83%) Test Automation
2 94 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (27.78%) BDD
4 50 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (24.75%) DevOps
6 47 (23.74%) Test Scripting
7 34 (17.17%) Software Engineering
8 33 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (15.15%) Mentoring
10 25 (12.63%) TDD
11 23 (11.62%) Coaching
11 23 (11.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 23 (11.62%) Regression Testing
12 20 (10.10%) Functional Testing
12 20 (10.10%) SDLC
12 20 (10.10%) Test Strategy
13 19 (9.60%) Scrum
14 18 (9.09%) OO
15 17 (8.59%) Manual Testing
16 15 (7.58%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (48.48%) Java
2 68 (34.34%) JavaScript
3 64 (32.32%) SQL
4 46 (23.23%) Python
5 41 (20.71%) C#
6 18 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.04%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.54%) ES6
8 7 (3.54%) PHP
8 7 (3.54%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.02%) Ruby
10 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.51%) C
12 1 (0.51%) C++
12 1 (0.51%) Java 8
12 1 (0.51%) Perl
12 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (9.09%) Degree
2 11 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.05%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.04%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.01%) ISEB
7 2 (1.01%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (24.24%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.51%) FedRAMP
2 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Docker
1 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.04%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.02%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.11%) Oracle
3 13 (6.57%) Perfecto Mobile
4 8 (4.04%) SAP
5 5 (2.53%) Veracode
6 4 (2.02%) CA
6 4 (2.02%) Netezza
7 3 (1.52%) VMware
8 2 (1.01%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.01%) New Relic
9 1 (0.51%) Adobe
9 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.51%) F5
9 1 (0.51%) McAfee
9 1 (0.51%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.51%) Sonatype
9 1 (0.51%) Sybase
9 1 (0.51%) Twitter