Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 62 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 -25 -7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.54% 1.10% 1.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.62% 4.13% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Northern Ireland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +53.85% -38.82%
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 103 121 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 20.16% 26.71% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 55 42 32
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +18.52%
10th Percentile £26,100 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £46,250 £55,000
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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 2018. 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 +8 13 £47,500 +53.23% 5
Selenium
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) JUnit
3 7 (53.85%) TestNG
3 7 (53.85%) QA
3 7 (53.85%) WebDriver
4 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
5 5 (38.46%) JIRA
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Test Management
6 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Open Source
6 4 (30.77%) V-Model
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (30.77%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (23.08%) SDET
7 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
7 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Unix
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) ISEB
8 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) JUnit
2 7 (53.85%) TestNG
2 7 (53.85%) WebDriver
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
5 2 (15.38%) Appium
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
5 2 (15.38%) WATIR
6 1 (7.69%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.69%) Gradle
6 1 (7.69%) gulp
6 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.69%) JMeter
6 1 (7.69%) Spock
6 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer in Test
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) boto
1 1 (7.69%) Enzyme
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fintech
1 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (30.77%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) V-Model
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) SDET
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP ALM
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) logstash
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) VMware