The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 47 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.53% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% 2.56% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WebDriver
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 78 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.77% 16.42% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 39 74 80
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Liverpool

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) JIRA
4 7 (63.64%) Games
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) C++
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Online Games
5 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
5 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
5 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) Ruby
6 4 (36.36%) QA
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 2 (18.18%) User Stories
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
8 2 (18.18%) TDD
8 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Scrum

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (72.73%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
5 2 (18.18%) Hudson
5 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
5 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
6 1 (9.09%) eggPlant
General
1 7 (63.64%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
1 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Testing
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA