The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 27 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.61% 3.13% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 18.18% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £31,250 £38,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Selenium
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Development Applications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
21 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 18.26% 17.19% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 19
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% -23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Selenium
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Belfast region.

Selenium Salary Trend in Belfast

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP