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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 171 176 184
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 17 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.078% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.53% 0.57% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Average salary £35,625 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
671 527 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.30% 13.66% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 554 458 555
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 - 3 £28,500 - 2
WebDriver
North West

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 23 (71.88%) Selenium
2 18 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) QA
4 13 (40.63%) .NET
5 12 (37.50%) SQL
6 11 (34.38%) Java
6 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
7 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
8 9 (28.13%) Ruby
8 9 (28.13%) J2EE
8 9 (28.13%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (28.13%) LabVIEW
8 9 (28.13%) Automation Testing
8 9 (28.13%) eggPlant
9 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 8 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 7 (21.88%) C#
10 7 (21.88%) ISEB
10 7 (21.88%) Web Services
11 6 (18.75%) XML
11 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 6 (18.75%) BDD
12 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
12 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
12 5 (15.63%) System Testing
12 5 (15.63%) Android
12 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
13 4 (12.50%) Finance

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) FTP
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Selenium
2 18 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 9 (28.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (28.13%) LabVIEW
3 9 (28.13%) eggPlant
4 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
5 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.50%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (3.13%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
1 14 (43.75%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Tester
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Tester
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Web Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Test Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Web Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) J2EE
3 7 (21.88%) Web Services
4 6 (18.75%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (3.13%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
1 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
1 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
3 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 9 (28.13%) Automation Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (18.75%) TDD
6 6 (18.75%) BDD
7 5 (15.63%) System Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Supplier Management
8 4 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (9.38%) V-Model
9 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.25%) Web Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
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