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Aslef of Arabia

I've been writing about 'Aslef of Arabia' for years, but I was interested in this article from The Herald which says that the trade union now supports all-women recruitment lists to fill Scottish train driver jobs. Just one thing that puzzles me though which is the practice of advertising all job vacancies internally in the first instance, instead of advertising internally and externally at the same time.
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