Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 66 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 -24 -4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 14 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.07% 0.64% 2.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.97% 2.75% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £31,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -7.46% -21.18%
10th Percentile £11,250 £29,000 £28,150
90th Percentile £61,250 £33,000 £54,000
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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 117 109 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.33% 23.24% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 45
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,200 £29,000 £29,150
90th Percentile £61,500 £45,625 £60,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Selenium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Northern Ireland

Selenium
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Selenium in Northern Ireland

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Northern Ireland

Selenium
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
County Antrim -2 14 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 14 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) TDD
4 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 10 (71.43%) BDD
5 9 (64.29%) Python
5 9 (64.29%) JIRA
6 7 (50.00%) Requirements Management
6 7 (50.00%) HP
6 7 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
6 7 (50.00%) HP ALM
7 6 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (42.86%) SQL
7 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
8 5 (35.71%) TestComplete
8 5 (35.71%) Unix
9 4 (28.57%) Java
9 4 (28.57%) ISEB
9 4 (28.57%) JUnit
9 4 (28.57%) Scrum
9 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
9 4 (28.57%) TestNG
9 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
9 4 (28.57%) Kanban
9 4 (28.57%) WATIR
9 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
9 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
9 4 (28.57%) Appium
9 4 (28.57%) SDET

Selenium
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) TestComplete
3 4 (28.57%) Appium
3 4 (28.57%) JUnit
3 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 4 (28.57%) TestNG
3 4 (28.57%) WATIR
3 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 7 (50.00%) Tester
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Test Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) OAuth
2 1 (7.14%) OpenID
2 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (28.57%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) BDD
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
4 7 (50.00%) Requirements Management
5 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) SDET
6 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle