The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 59 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.95% - 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.95% - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
101 47 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.24% 9.81% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83 46 93
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Liverpool - 3 £37,500 -
Southport - 2 - -
WebDriver
North West

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) QA
2 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) Functional Testing
3 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
3 9 (81.82%) Java
4 7 (63.64%) JMeter
4 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
4 7 (63.64%) Ruby
4 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
5 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) Workflow
6 5 (45.45%) Validation
6 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
6 5 (45.45%) PHP
6 5 (45.45%) MySQL
6 5 (45.45%) Ant
6 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
6 5 (45.45%) WATIR
6 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
6 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
6 5 (45.45%) TortoiseSVN
6 5 (45.45%) PuTTY
6 5 (45.45%) WinSCP
6 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (45.45%) QA Automation
7 4 (36.36%) Defect Management

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) PuTTY
1 5 (45.45%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) JIRA
3 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
3 7 (63.64%) JMeter
4 5 (45.45%) Ant
4 5 (45.45%) TortoiseSVN
4 5 (45.45%) WATIR
5 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
6 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) QA Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) QA Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) QA Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Web Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Web Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Web Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Functional Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
4 5 (45.45%) QA Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 5 (45.45%) Validation
4 5 (45.45%) Workflow
5 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) API Testing
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) OWASP
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
8 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Ruby
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) Telerik