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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 179 162 197
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +35
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 23 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.43% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.15% 2.99% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 2
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%
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
730 536 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.21% 14.27% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 654 471 678
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 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 - 6 £32,500 -
Bolton - 1 £40,000 -
WebDriver
North West

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 45 (97.83%) Selenium
2 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Automation Testing
4 18 (39.13%) SQL
5 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
6 14 (30.43%) C#
6 14 (30.43%) BDD
7 13 (28.26%) .NET
8 12 (26.09%) Java
8 12 (26.09%) SpecFlow
9 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
9 11 (23.91%) Regression Testing
9 11 (23.91%) Finance
10 10 (21.74%) E-Commerce
10 10 (21.74%) .NET Framework
10 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
10 10 (21.74%) Integration Testing
10 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
10 10 (21.74%) Retail
10 10 (21.74%) Ruby
10 10 (21.74%) Supplier Management
11 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
13 7 (15.22%) ISEB
14 6 (13.04%) Manual Testing
14 6 (13.04%) XML
14 6 (13.04%) ISTQB
15 5 (10.87%) QA
15 5 (10.87%) System Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (6.52%) FTP
Development Applications
1 45 (97.83%) Selenium
2 12 (26.09%) SpecFlow
3 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.35%) TestDirector
4 2 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.17%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.17%) NUnit
5 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.17%) eggPlant
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium IDE
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Analyst
1 23 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 17 (36.96%) Tester
3 9 (19.57%) Test Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Automation Tester
4 8 (17.39%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Technical Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Test Team Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Tester
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Manual Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) .NET
2 10 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 6 (13.04%) XML
4 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (2.17%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.17%) Arduino
2 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Android
1 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) Automation Testing
3 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
4 14 (30.43%) BDD
5 11 (23.91%) Regression Testing
6 10 (21.74%) E-Commerce
6 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
6 10 (21.74%) Supplier Management
6 10 (21.74%) Integration Testing
7 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Manual Testing
10 5 (10.87%) System Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.52%) V-Model
11 3 (6.52%) Test Management
11 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.52%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) SQL
2 14 (30.43%) C#
3 12 (26.09%) Java
4 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.74%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) ISEB
2 6 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago