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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 105 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% - 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% - 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WebDriver
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
293 199 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 26.93% 17.91% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 253 176 111
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Kent

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Kent

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Firebug
5 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Firebug
3 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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