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 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 168 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 18 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.58% 1.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 0
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
697 554 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.68% 14.82% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 655 481 615
Average salary £35,877 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.32% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

WebDriver Salary Histogram 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 27 January 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 - 7 £33,500 -
WebDriver
North West

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 45 (100.00%) Selenium
2 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) BDD
4 17 (37.78%) Automation Testing
5 15 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 15 (33.33%) .NET
6 14 (31.11%) C#
7 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
8 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (26.67%) Java
8 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
10 10 (22.22%) Regression Testing
10 10 (22.22%) Finance
11 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
11 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
11 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 9 (20.00%) Ruby
11 9 (20.00%) Supplier Management
11 9 (20.00%) Retail
11 9 (20.00%) Mathematics
12 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
13 7 (15.56%) TDD
14 6 (13.33%) Manual Testing
15 5 (11.11%) System Testing
15 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
15 5 (11.11%) QA
16 4 (8.89%) ISEB

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) TestDirector
6 1 (2.22%) NUnit
6 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium IDE
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Analyst
1 22 (48.89%) Test Analyst
2 18 (40.00%) Tester
3 10 (22.22%) Automation Tester
4 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (2.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.22%) Arduino
2 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Android
1 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) BDD
3 17 (37.78%) Automation Testing
4 12 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Regression Testing
7 9 (20.00%) Supplier Management
7 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
9 7 (15.56%) TDD
10 6 (13.33%) Manual Testing
11 5 (11.11%) System Testing
11 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 3 (6.67%) Test Management
12 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.67%) OO
12 3 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) C#
3 12 (26.67%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.00%) Ruby
5 4 (8.89%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ISEB
2 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago