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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 123 95 109
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 21 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.07% 1.51% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.74% 9.83% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 11
Average salary £32,500 £53,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.25% +57.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
443 295 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 22.64% 15.39% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 381 263 237
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 2015.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in Bristol

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 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 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (71.74%) SQL
2 33 (71.74%) Selenium
3 32 (69.57%) Java
4 20 (43.48%) Cucumber
5 19 (41.30%) Scrum
6 18 (39.13%) C#
7 17 (36.96%) TDD
8 16 (34.78%) Spring
8 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
8 16 (34.78%) Grails
8 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
9 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
9 15 (32.61%) BDD
9 15 (32.61%) Hibernate
9 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
9 15 (32.61%) JSON
9 15 (32.61%) Linux
9 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
9 15 (32.61%) CSS
10 14 (30.43%) XML
10 14 (30.43%) Pair Programming
10 14 (30.43%) Open Source
11 13 (28.26%) Degree
11 13 (28.26%) Puppet
11 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (28.26%) Web Application Development
11 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
11 13 (28.26%) Karma Test Runner
11 13 (28.26%) PostgreSQL

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (28.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.17%) Mule
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (71.74%) Selenium
2 20 (43.48%) Cucumber
3 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
4 13 (28.26%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (19.57%) MbUnit
5 9 (19.57%) Visual Studio
6 7 (15.22%) JUnit
6 7 (15.22%) HP UFT
6 7 (15.22%) JIRA
7 6 (13.04%) Eclipse
8 5 (10.87%) Selenium IDE
9 4 (8.70%) SpecFlow
9 4 (8.70%) NUnit
9 4 (8.70%) TestNG
10 3 (6.52%) Spock
10 3 (6.52%) Geb
11 2 (4.35%) Mockito
11 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
11 2 (4.35%) FishEye
11 2 (4.35%) Gradle
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Automation Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Test Leader
6 6 (13.04%) Automated Test Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Automation Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Test Automation Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Test Specialist
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) Spring
1 16 (34.78%) Grails
2 15 (32.61%) JSON
2 15 (32.61%) Hibernate
2 15 (32.61%) CSS
3 14 (30.43%) XML
4 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
5 8 (17.39%) REST
5 8 (17.39%) SOAP
6 7 (15.22%) Web Services
7 5 (10.87%) RESTful
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.52%) Struts
8 3 (6.52%) .NET
9 2 (4.35%) JMS
9 2 (4.35%) jQuery
9 2 (4.35%) Apache Camel
10 1 (2.17%) OSGi
10 1 (2.17%) Spring Integration
10 1 (2.17%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) UNIX
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Scrum
3 17 (36.96%) TDD
4 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
5 15 (32.61%) BDD
5 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
5 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
6 14 (30.43%) Open Source
6 14 (30.43%) Pair Programming
7 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (28.26%) Web Application Development
8 10 (21.74%) Performance Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.87%) OO
10 5 (10.87%) Mobile Marketing
11 4 (8.70%) Automation Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.35%) V-Model
12 2 (4.35%) Test Planning
12 2 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) SQL
2 32 (69.57%) Java
3 18 (39.13%) C#
4 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.04%) Ruby
6 4 (8.70%) Groovy
6 4 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (17.39%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Atlassian