The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 128 92 104
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 12 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.65% 1.48% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.79% 9.06% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 12
Average salary £33,750 £53,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.91% +57.35%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
WebDriver
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
430 298 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 23.12% 16.30% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 378 254 249
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,873 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Bristol

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in Bristol

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 33 (76.74%) SQL
2 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (69.77%) Selenium
4 29 (67.44%) Java
5 18 (41.86%) Cucumber
6 17 (39.53%) TDD
7 16 (37.21%) Spring
7 16 (37.21%) Scrum
7 16 (37.21%) C#
7 16 (37.21%) Grails
7 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
8 15 (34.88%) BDD
8 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
8 15 (34.88%) CSS
8 15 (34.88%) Linux
8 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
8 15 (34.88%) JSON
9 14 (32.56%) Software Testing
9 14 (32.56%) Pair Programming
9 14 (32.56%) XML
9 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
9 14 (32.56%) Open Source
9 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
10 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (30.23%) Degree
10 13 (30.23%) Puppet
10 13 (30.23%) Web Application Development
10 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
10 13 (30.23%) Karma Test Runner
10 13 (30.23%) Tomcat

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.33%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (69.77%) Selenium
2 18 (41.86%) Cucumber
3 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
4 13 (30.23%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
5 9 (20.93%) MbUnit
6 7 (16.28%) JIRA
6 7 (16.28%) HP UFT
7 5 (11.63%) JUnit
7 5 (11.63%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
9 3 (6.98%) Spock
9 3 (6.98%) Geb
10 2 (4.65%) Mockito
10 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (4.65%) FitNesse
10 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (4.65%) TestNG
10 2 (4.65%) EasyMock
10 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Test Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Automation Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Test Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Test Leader
5 6 (13.95%) Automated Test Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Test Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Spring
1 16 (37.21%) Grails
2 15 (34.88%) CSS
2 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
2 15 (34.88%) JSON
3 14 (32.56%) XML
4 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
5 8 (18.60%) REST
5 8 (18.60%) SOAP
6 7 (16.28%) Web Services
7 5 (11.63%) RESTful
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.98%) .NET
8 3 (6.98%) Struts
9 2 (4.65%) jQuery
9 2 (4.65%) Apache Camel
9 2 (4.65%) JMS
10 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (2.33%) XML-RPC
10 1 (2.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) TDD
3 16 (37.21%) Scrum
4 15 (34.88%) BDD
5 14 (32.56%) Software Testing
5 14 (32.56%) Pair Programming
5 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
5 14 (32.56%) Open Source
5 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
6 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (30.23%) Web Application Development
7 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
8 5 (11.63%) OO
8 5 (11.63%) Mobile Marketing
9 4 (9.30%) Automation Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.65%) V-Model
10 2 (4.65%) Test Planning
10 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) SQL
2 29 (67.44%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) C#
4 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) Groovy
6 2 (4.65%) Perl
6 2 (4.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) ISEB
2 7 (16.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Atlassian