The first table below looks at the demand for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.42% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
119 65 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.92% 13.51% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 104 60 115
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
WebDriver
North West

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Merseyside

WebDriver
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Biometrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA