The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 155 172 195
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +23
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 10 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.39% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.40% 2.71% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 1
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
WebDriver
North 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 Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
716 554 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.14% 14.39% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 616 483 593
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,095
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Manchester

WebDriver
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +12 6 £37,750 +30.17% 1
Bolton +7 2 £37,500 -6.25%
WebDriver
North West

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) BDD
4 14 (70.00%) .NET
5 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (60.00%) SpecFlow
5 12 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (55.00%) TDD
7 5 (25.00%) QA
8 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) C#
9 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
10 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
10 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
10 2 (10.00%) CRUD
10 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Stress Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Degree
10 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Scrum
10 2 (10.00%) Java
10 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.00%) ISEB
11 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (5.00%) PHP

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) NUnit
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
1 15 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Raspberry Pi
1 1 (5.00%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) BDD
3 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (55.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (10.00%) CRUD
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Stress Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
8 1 (5.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago