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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 14 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.35% 1.40% 5.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.18% 5.56% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
11 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 23.91% 25.17% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 29
Average salary £42,500 £30,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -19.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Ant
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Open Source
5 3 (42.86%) VirtualBox
5 3 (42.86%) BDD
5 3 (42.86%) OpenStack
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Metasploit
5 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
5 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Capybara
5 3 (42.86%) Rapid7
5 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 3 (42.86%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (42.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
5 3 (42.86%) Validation

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) OpenStack
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Redis
2 2 (28.57%) Hazelcast
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (42.86%) Capybara
3 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
3 3 (42.86%) Metasploit
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson
4 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (28.57%) JBehave
4 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
4 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) iBATIS
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (28.57%) Sass
2 2 (28.57%) LESS
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Xen
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nmap
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) Rapid7
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP