Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 80 108
Rank change year-on-year +5 +28 +20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 175 143 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.15% 2.90% 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.67% 13.84% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 84 80 128
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,500 £30,900 £31,425
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,500 £51,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 1193 1033 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.48% 20.97% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 698 627 692
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Edinburgh -7 93 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Glasgow -3 64 £50,000 +29.03% 6
Orkney Islands - 15 £40,000 -
West Lothian -8 4 - -
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 141 (80.57%) Test Automation
2 112 (64.00%) Java
2 112 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (39.43%) Python
4 66 (37.71%) JavaScript
4 66 (37.71%) C#
4 66 (37.71%) Scrum
5 61 (34.86%) TDD
6 55 (31.43%) Cucumber
7 54 (30.86%) HTML
7 54 (30.86%) .NET
8 50 (28.57%) JUnit
9 49 (28.00%) BDD
10 47 (26.86%) Jenkins
11 46 (26.29%) SQL
12 45 (25.71%) Spring
13 44 (25.14%) QA
14 40 (22.86%) DevOps
15 39 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (21.71%) Windows
17 34 (19.43%) Maven
18 33 (18.86%) Linux
19 31 (17.71%) Test Scripting
19 31 (17.71%) Continuous Delivery
20 30 (17.14%) CSS
21 29 (16.57%) Software Engineering
21 29 (16.57%) Ruby
21 29 (16.57%) SDLC
22 28 (16.00%) SDET
22 28 (16.00%) Hibernate

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 26 (14.86%) Tomcat
2 24 (13.71%) JBoss
3 21 (12.00%) Jetty
3 21 (12.00%) WebLogic
4 20 (11.43%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.29%) Confluence
5 4 (2.29%) GemFire
6 3 (1.71%) Apache
6 3 (1.71%) IIS
6 3 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.00%) SaaS
3 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.00%) GitHub
5 3 (1.71%) npm
6 2 (1.14%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (1.14%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.43%) AMQP
2 1 (0.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.57%) MongoDB
2 21 (12.00%) Couchbase
2 21 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 21 (12.00%) NoSQL
2 21 (12.00%) Redis
2 21 (12.00%) Riak
2 21 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.29%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (2.29%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.71%) Big Data
7 1 (0.57%) DB2
7 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (31.43%) Cucumber
2 50 (28.57%) JUnit
3 47 (26.86%) Jenkins
4 34 (19.43%) Maven
5 28 (16.00%) Artifactory
6 26 (14.86%) Bugzilla
6 26 (14.86%) Ranorex
7 25 (14.29%) CMake
7 25 (14.29%) MSBuild
7 25 (14.29%) NuGet
7 25 (14.29%) Phabricator
7 25 (14.29%) SonarQube
8 23 (13.14%) JIRA
9 21 (12.00%) FitNesse
9 21 (12.00%) Git (software)
9 21 (12.00%) Vagrant
10 20 (11.43%) WebDriver
11 17 (9.71%) Protractor
12 15 (8.57%) Spock
13 13 (7.43%) Jasmine
General
1 20 (11.43%) Finance
2 17 (9.71%) Banking
3 8 (4.57%) Legal
4 7 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.86%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.14%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (33.71%) Test Engineer
2 53 (30.29%) Developer
3 30 (17.14%) Analyst
4 28 (16.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 26 (14.86%) Test Automation Engineer
6 25 (14.29%) Development Engineer
6 25 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
6 25 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 25 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
7 22 (12.57%) Java Developer
7 22 (12.57%) Test Analyst
8 20 (11.43%) Software Developer
9 18 (10.29%) Tester
10 16 (9.14%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (6.86%) Automation Tester
12 8 (4.57%) .NET Analyst Programmer
12 8 (4.57%) .NET Programmer
12 8 (4.57%) Analyst Programmer
12 8 (4.57%) Programmer
13 7 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (30.86%) .NET
1 54 (30.86%) HTML
2 45 (25.71%) Spring
3 30 (17.14%) CSS
4 28 (16.00%) Hibernate
5 27 (15.43%) Web Services
6 23 (13.14%) JPA
7 21 (12.00%) HTML5
8 20 (11.43%) JMS
8 20 (11.43%) Kafka
8 20 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
8 20 (11.43%) TIBCO EMS
8 20 (11.43%) WebSphere MQ
9 14 (8.00%) Grails
10 10 (5.71%) RESTful
11 8 (4.57%) Gherkin
11 8 (4.57%) WCF
12 7 (4.00%) Behat
13 4 (2.29%) .NET Framework
13 4 (2.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.29%) Robotics
2 18 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.14%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) Fintech
6 2 (1.14%) User Experience
7 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.71%) Windows
2 33 (18.86%) Linux
3 25 (14.29%) Debian
4 10 (5.71%) Unix
5 1 (0.57%) Android
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (80.57%) Test Automation
2 112 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (37.71%) Scrum
4 61 (34.86%) TDD
5 49 (28.00%) BDD
6 40 (22.86%) DevOps
7 39 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (17.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 31 (17.71%) Test Scripting
9 29 (16.57%) SDLC
9 29 (16.57%) Software Engineering
10 28 (16.00%) Kanban
10 28 (16.00%) SDET
11 27 (15.43%) Unit Testing
12 25 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
13 24 (13.71%) Integration Testing
14 23 (13.14%) System Testing
15 21 (12.00%) Defect Management
15 21 (12.00%) Multithreading
16 20 (11.43%) UML
Programming Languages
1 112 (64.00%) Java
2 69 (39.43%) Python
3 66 (37.71%) C#
3 66 (37.71%) JavaScript
4 46 (26.29%) SQL
5 29 (16.57%) Ruby
6 26 (14.86%) C++
7 24 (13.71%) Bash Shell
8 17 (9.71%) PL/SQL
9 16 (9.14%) Groovy
10 14 (8.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (4.00%) PHP
11 7 (4.00%) Scala
12 3 (1.71%) Perl
13 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (15.43%) Degree
2 18 (10.29%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.86%) MCP
5 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.86%) OCP
5 5 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (2.86%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.71%) ISEB
7 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (25.14%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.57%) EMIR
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.57%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (15.43%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (13.71%) Ansible
2 21 (12.00%) Cobbler
2 21 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (12.00%) Puppet
3 7 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.71%) HockeyApp
4 3 (1.71%) Terraform
5 2 (1.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (15.43%) IBM
2 23 (13.14%) Microsoft
3 22 (12.57%) Oracle
4 20 (11.43%) TIBCO
5 15 (8.57%) Cognizant
6 8 (4.57%) HP
6 8 (4.57%) Informatica
7 5 (2.86%) SAP
8 2 (1.14%) VMware
9 1 (0.57%) Perforce