The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 64 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 38 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.86% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.84% 0.42% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
WebDriver
East Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
296 236 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.05% 29.54% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 253 179 96
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Brighton

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing WebDriver 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 WebDriver.

1 53 (100.00%) Selenium
2 47 (88.68%) Java
3 42 (79.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 38 (71.70%) SQL
4 38 (71.70%) ISEB
5 37 (69.81%) Test Automation
5 37 (69.81%) C#
6 33 (62.26%) TestNG
7 32 (60.38%) Test Scripting
7 32 (60.38%) Eclipse
8 31 (58.49%) IntelliJ
8 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (47.17%) Cucumber
10 22 (41.51%) BDD
10 22 (41.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 21 (39.62%) TDD
12 20 (37.74%) ISTQB
13 19 (35.85%) Finance
13 19 (35.85%) SpecFlow
14 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
14 16 (30.19%) Test Management
15 15 (28.30%) Firebug
15 15 (28.30%) Automated Testing
16 14 (26.42%) HTML
16 14 (26.42%) XML
16 14 (26.42%) Waterfall
17 13 (24.53%) Maven
17 13 (24.53%) Subversion
18 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
19 8 (15.09%) Web Services

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing WebDriver 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 WebDriver. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 53 (100.00%) Selenium
2 42 (79.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 33 (62.26%) TestNG
4 32 (60.38%) Eclipse
5 31 (58.49%) IntelliJ
6 25 (47.17%) Cucumber
7 19 (35.85%) SpecFlow
8 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
9 15 (28.30%) Firebug
10 13 (24.53%) Subversion
10 13 (24.53%) Maven
11 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (7.55%) JUnit
13 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
13 3 (5.66%) JIRA
14 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
15 1 (1.89%) JMeter
15 1 (1.89%) NUnit
15 1 (1.89%) WATIR
15 1 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Analyst
1 32 (60.38%) Test Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Automation Test Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Automation Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Tester
4 8 (15.09%) Automation Tester
5 7 (13.21%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Test Leader
7 5 (9.43%) Lead Test Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Tester
8 1 (1.89%) QA Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) QA Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Software Quality Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Web Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Web Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) HTML
1 14 (26.42%) XML
2 8 (15.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) HTML5
3 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Test Automation
2 32 (60.38%) Test Scripting
3 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (41.51%) BDD
5 21 (39.62%) TDD
6 16 (30.19%) Test Management
7 15 (28.30%) Automated Testing
8 14 (26.42%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.43%) Automation Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Agile Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.66%) Manual Testing
10 3 (5.66%) RDF
11 1 (1.89%) Regression Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Scrum
11 1 (1.89%) RAD
11 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Compatibility Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) Java
2 38 (71.70%) SQL
3 37 (69.81%) C#
4 6 (11.32%) XPath
4 6 (11.32%) VBScript
4 6 (11.32%) VB
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) COBOL
6 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (71.70%) ISEB
2 22 (41.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 20 (37.74%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) HP