Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 83 98
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 +36
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 141 147 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.45% 2.82% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.23% 13.49% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 70 70 89
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,400 £27,950 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,256 1,090 1,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.86% 20.92% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 791 603 609
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £60,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 2018. 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 +5 83 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Glasgow -34 54 £45,000 - 4
West Lothian -6 1 £31,500 -19.23% 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £31,500 -
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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.

1 111 (78.72%) Test Automation
2 86 (60.99%) Java
3 84 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (48.23%) SQL
5 60 (42.55%) JavaScript
6 52 (36.88%) Cucumber
7 49 (34.75%) HTML
7 49 (34.75%) Scrum
8 45 (31.91%) Python
8 45 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (31.21%) C#
10 43 (30.50%) JUnit
11 39 (27.66%) TDD
11 39 (27.66%) QA
11 39 (27.66%) BDD
12 36 (25.53%) .NET
13 33 (23.40%) CSS
14 29 (20.57%) Protractor
15 28 (19.86%) SDLC
15 28 (19.86%) Spring
16 27 (19.15%) Degree
17 26 (18.44%) Jenkins
18 25 (17.73%) Hibernate
18 25 (17.73%) Tomcat
19 24 (17.02%) MongoDB
19 24 (17.02%) NoSQL
20 23 (16.31%) Software Testing
21 22 (15.60%) Maven
22 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
22 20 (14.18%) Test Scripting

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 25 (17.73%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.64%) JBoss
2 15 (10.64%) Jetty
3 12 (8.51%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.55%) Confluence
4 5 (3.55%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.13%) CMS
5 3 (2.13%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.71%) Apache
7 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.71%) nginx
7 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.71%) Podio
7 1 (0.71%) Tornado
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.55%) SaaS
4 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.84%) NuGet
5 3 (2.13%) Slack
6 1 (0.71%) Akamai
6 1 (0.71%) Asana
6 1 (0.71%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.71%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.71%) GitHub
6 1 (0.71%) npm
6 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) AMQP
2 2 (1.42%) HTTP
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.02%) MongoDB
1 24 (17.02%) NoSQL
2 17 (12.06%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.64%) Relational Database
4 13 (9.22%) Couchbase
4 13 (9.22%) Hadoop
4 13 (9.22%) Redis
5 12 (8.51%) RDBMS
5 12 (8.51%) Riak
6 5 (3.55%) DB2
7 3 (2.13%) MySQL
7 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.13%) SQLite
8 1 (0.71%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 52 (36.88%) Cucumber
2 43 (30.50%) JUnit
3 29 (20.57%) Protractor
4 26 (18.44%) Jenkins
5 22 (15.60%) Maven
6 20 (14.18%) Jasmine
6 20 (14.18%) TestNG
7 15 (10.64%) JIRA
7 15 (10.64%) SpecFlow
8 14 (9.93%) FitNesse
9 13 (9.22%) Vagrant
9 13 (9.22%) Visual Studio
10 11 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (7.09%) Bugzilla
11 10 (7.09%) WebDriver
12 9 (6.38%) Git (software)
13 7 (4.96%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (4.26%) JBehave
14 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (4.26%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (12.77%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Retail
3 4 (2.84%) Banking
3 4 (2.84%) Marketing
4 3 (2.13%) Electronics
4 3 (2.13%) Games
4 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.42%) Advertising
5 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Law
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (22.70%) Tester
2 29 (20.57%) Developer
3 28 (19.86%) Test Engineer
4 20 (14.18%) Automation Tester
5 19 (13.48%) Analyst
5 19 (13.48%) Java Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Test Analyst
7 13 (9.22%) Software Engineer
7 13 (9.22%) Test Automation Engineer
8 12 (8.51%) Java Engineer
9 10 (7.09%) Software Tester
10 9 (6.38%) Software Test Engineer
11 8 (5.67%) QA Engineer
12 7 (4.96%) Development Engineer
12 7 (4.96%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 7 (4.96%) Selenium Tester
12 7 (4.96%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.96%) Software Development Engineer
12 7 (4.96%) Test Development Engineer
13 6 (4.26%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (34.75%) HTML
2 36 (25.53%) .NET
3 33 (23.40%) CSS
4 28 (19.86%) Spring
5 25 (17.73%) Hibernate
6 19 (13.48%) HTML5
7 13 (9.22%) Web Services
8 12 (8.51%) AngularJS
8 12 (8.51%) RESTful
9 11 (7.80%) REST
10 10 (7.09%) SOAP
11 8 (5.67%) XML
12 7 (4.96%) Node.js
12 7 (4.96%) React
12 7 (4.96%) Spring Boot
13 6 (4.26%) Ext JS
13 6 (4.26%) Java EE
13 6 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (3.55%) JPA
14 5 (3.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (7.80%) User Experience
3 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.55%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.84%) Robotics
8 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.42%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.42%) Xbox
9 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.71%) Fintech
9 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.77%) Linux
2 13 (9.22%) Unix
3 9 (6.38%) Windows
4 4 (2.84%) Debian
5 2 (1.42%) Android
5 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) CentOS
6 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (78.72%) Test Automation
2 84 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (34.75%) Scrum
4 45 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (27.66%) BDD
5 39 (27.66%) TDD
6 28 (19.86%) SDLC
7 23 (16.31%) Software Testing
8 20 (14.18%) Test Scripting
9 19 (13.48%) Functional Testing
10 18 (12.77%) Manual Testing
10 18 (12.77%) Software Engineering
11 17 (12.06%) DevOps
12 16 (11.35%) Deployment Automation
12 16 (11.35%) Multithreading
13 15 (10.64%) Critical Thinking
13 15 (10.64%) Mentoring
14 14 (9.93%) Open Source
14 14 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (9.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (60.99%) Java
2 68 (48.23%) SQL
3 60 (42.55%) JavaScript
4 45 (31.91%) Python
5 44 (31.21%) C#
6 18 (12.77%) Bash Shell
7 16 (11.35%) Ruby
8 10 (7.09%) Java 8
9 9 (6.38%) PHP
10 6 (4.26%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.84%) C++
12 3 (2.13%) ES6
13 2 (1.42%) Groovy
13 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.71%) Clojure
14 1 (0.71%) Erlang
14 1 (0.71%) F#
14 1 (0.71%) Haskell
14 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (19.15%) Degree
2 16 (11.35%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.67%) ISEB
4 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.42%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (27.66%) QA
System Software
1 20 (14.18%) Docker
2 4 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (12.06%) Puppet
3 16 (11.35%) Ansible
4 12 (8.51%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.42%) Rancher
6 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.71%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.22%) Oracle
3 10 (7.09%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.26%) IBM
5 5 (3.55%) Sybase
6 4 (2.84%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.84%) VMware
7 3 (2.13%) Informatica
7 3 (2.13%) SAP
8 2 (1.42%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.71%) Splunk
9 1 (0.71%) Twitter