The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 68 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.16% 1.40% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 7.69% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £37,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
WebDriver
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
91 104 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.40% 18.21% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 79 99 30
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,589 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Cardiff

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) SoapUI
3 13 (81.25%) Web Services
4 12 (75.00%) TDD
4 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (75.00%) Mobile App
5 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
5 11 (68.75%) Groovy
5 11 (68.75%) JBehave
5 11 (68.75%) BDD
5 11 (68.75%) Maven
5 11 (68.75%) Java
6 10 (62.50%) Ant
6 10 (62.50%) CruiseControl
6 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
7 9 (56.25%) SOA
7 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
8 7 (43.75%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (43.75%) Calabash
8 7 (43.75%) Finance
8 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
9 6 (37.50%) JUnit
9 6 (37.50%) SOAP
9 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
10 5 (31.25%) SQL
10 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Telecoms

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) SoapUI
3 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
3 11 (68.75%) JBehave
3 11 (68.75%) Maven
4 10 (62.50%) Ant
4 10 (62.50%) CruiseControl
5 7 (43.75%) Calabash
6 6 (37.50%) JUnit
7 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
8 4 (25.00%) Robotium
9 3 (18.75%) eggPlant
9 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
9 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 3 (18.75%) Subversion
10 2 (12.50%) Hudson
10 2 (12.50%) Gerrit
11 1 (6.25%) WATIR
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Replication
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Android
1 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (68.75%) BDD
4 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
5 9 (56.25%) SOA
5 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
6 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
7 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Test Management
9 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
9 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 1 (6.25%) User Stories
10 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Use Case
10 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Groovy
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) XPath
3 2 (12.50%) XQuery
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) HP