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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 29 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.56% 2.38% 2.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.91% 23.08% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £33,500 £42,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.17% +36.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Selenium is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 44 13 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 16.12% 10.32% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 15
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.66% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Selenium
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Selenium as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Selenium in Northern Ireland

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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

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Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Selenium in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Selenium in Northern Ireland

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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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 7 £33,500 -
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
1 7 (58.33%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Derivative
3 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) ATDD
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Stress Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking

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:

Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
4 1 (8.33%) JBehave
4 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Tester
2 6 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) ATDD
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Stress Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA