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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 101 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.57% 0.068% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.42% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WebDriver
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
263 190 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.70% 12.94% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 194 154 97
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £43,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Edinburgh

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

WebDriver Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (100.00%) Selenium
2 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 19 (76.00%) BDD
4 13 (52.00%) Cucumber
5 12 (48.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) Linux
6 11 (44.00%) User Stories
7 10 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (40.00%) Java
8 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (32.00%) Client/Server
8 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
8 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
8 8 (32.00%) FitNesse
8 8 (32.00%) JIRA
8 8 (32.00%) Open Source
9 7 (28.00%) HTML
9 7 (28.00%) CSS
9 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
11 5 (20.00%) QA
11 5 (20.00%) Windows
12 4 (16.00%) JBoss
12 4 (16.00%) JUnit
12 4 (16.00%) EJB
12 4 (16.00%) LDAP
12 4 (16.00%) Eclipse

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (32.00%) FitNesse
3 8 (32.00%) JIRA
4 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (16.00%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (16.00%) Maven
5 4 (16.00%) JUnit
5 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (12.00%) Subversion
6 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (12.00%) PHPUnit
7 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Test Specialist
1 8 (32.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 8 (32.00%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Website Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) EJB
2 4 (16.00%) Ajax
2 4 (16.00%) Dojo
2 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Client/Server
2 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 19 (76.00%) BDD
4 11 (44.00%) User Stories
5 10 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Open Source
6 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Use Case
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) Web Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) Web Development
9 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Hyland