The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
North West / Manchester
Rank 169 148 182
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +34
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 31 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% 0.94% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.35% 4.23% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 10
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £37,200 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%

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
926 733 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.14% 22.19% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 787 634 657
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in Manchester

WebDriver
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -3 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Bolton -20 1 £42,500 +6.25%
WebDriver
North West

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 57 (100.00%) Selenium
2 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (61.40%) Java
4 34 (59.65%) C#
5 32 (56.14%) Automation Testing
6 28 (49.12%) Gherkin
7 27 (47.37%) BDD
7 27 (47.37%) TDD
8 25 (43.86%) QA
8 25 (43.86%) Test Automation
9 24 (42.11%) Cucumber
10 22 (38.60%) Test Scripting
11 21 (36.84%) Automated Testing
11 21 (36.84%) SDLC
12 17 (29.82%) SpecFlow
13 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
14 15 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
14 15 (26.32%) Configuration Management
15 14 (24.56%) Finance
15 14 (24.56%) Scrum
16 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
16 13 (22.81%) Manual Testing
16 13 (22.81%) GitHub
17 10 (17.54%) iPad
17 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (17.54%) Defect Management
17 10 (17.54%) Windows
17 10 (17.54%) SQL
17 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
18 9 (15.79%) JIRA

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (100.00%) Selenium
2 24 (42.11%) Cucumber
3 17 (29.82%) SpecFlow
4 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
5 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (15.79%) JIRA
7 4 (7.02%) SoapUI
7 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
8 3 (5.26%) HP UFT
8 3 (5.26%) NUnit
9 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Tester
2 29 (50.88%) Automation Tester
3 21 (36.84%) Senior Tester
4 18 (31.58%) Senior Automation Tester
5 8 (14.04%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) QA Leader
6 6 (10.53%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) QA Team Leader
7 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
7 5 (8.77%) Test Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Automation Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Java Automation Tester
9 3 (5.26%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 3 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (49.12%) Gherkin
2 7 (12.28%) .NET
3 3 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) iPad
2 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (56.14%) Automation Testing
3 27 (47.37%) BDD
3 27 (47.37%) TDD
4 25 (43.86%) Test Automation
5 22 (38.60%) Test Scripting
6 21 (36.84%) Automated Testing
6 21 (36.84%) SDLC
7 15 (26.32%) Configuration Management
7 15 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
8 14 (24.56%) Scrum
9 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
9 13 (22.81%) Manual Testing
10 10 (17.54%) Defect Management
11 7 (12.28%) QA Automation
12 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (10.53%) Kanban
13 5 (8.77%) Regression Testing
14 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (7.02%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (61.40%) Java
2 34 (59.65%) C#
3 10 (17.54%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) Python
4 5 (8.77%) Ruby
5 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.26%) VBScript
7 2 (3.51%) C
7 2 (3.51%) C++
7 2 (3.51%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) ISEB
2 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.86%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SDET
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
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