The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 218 212 236
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 33 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.66% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.60% 3.57% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 34
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
WebDriver
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1269 1234 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.82% 18.46% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1086 1073
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in the North West

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in the North West

WebDriver
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -8 15 £38,500 +2.66% 8
Cheshire +26 8 £31,000 -6.06% 1
Lancashire +6 7 £35,000 -6.66%
Merseyside -7 3 £27,500 -42.10% 2
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 60 (100.00%) Selenium
2 50 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (55.00%) QA
4 32 (53.33%) C#
5 29 (48.33%) BDD
6 28 (46.67%) TDD
7 25 (41.67%) Java
8 20 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 19 (31.67%) JIRA
10 17 (28.33%) Test Scripting
10 17 (28.33%) Defect Management
11 14 (23.33%) Scrum
12 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
12 13 (21.67%) Automation Testing
13 12 (20.00%) QA Automation
14 11 (18.33%) Selenium IDE
14 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
15 10 (16.67%) SQL
15 10 (16.67%) .NET
15 10 (16.67%) Finance
16 9 (15.00%) Gherkin
17 8 (13.33%) SpecFlow
17 8 (13.33%) HTML
17 8 (13.33%) Automated Testing
17 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
17 8 (13.33%) Manual Testing
18 7 (11.67%) Kanban
18 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
18 7 (11.67%) Open Source

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) GitHub
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) DSL
2 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 60 (100.00%) Selenium
2 20 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 19 (31.67%) JIRA
4 11 (18.33%) Selenium IDE
5 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (13.33%) SpecFlow
6 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (8.33%) HP UFT
7 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 4 (6.67%) Grunt
8 4 (6.67%) Maven
8 4 (6.67%) RSpec
8 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
9 3 (5.00%) Gatling
10 2 (3.33%) Appium
10 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.67%) Gerrit
11 1 (1.67%) JMeter
11 1 (1.67%) JUnit
11 1 (1.67%) NUnit
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Tester
2 16 (26.67%) Analyst
3 15 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Java Engineer
5 12 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Automation Tester
6 10 (16.67%) QA Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Software Tester
7 9 (15.00%) QA Automation Engineer
8 8 (13.33%) QA Tester
9 7 (11.67%) Selenium Tester
9 7 (11.67%) Test Engineer
10 6 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 6 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 5 (8.33%) Agile Tester
11 5 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
11 5 (8.33%) Software QA Tester
12 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 4 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
2 9 (15.00%) Gherkin
3 8 (13.33%) HTML
4 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.00%) CSS
5 5 (8.33%) Node.js
6 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.67%) Backbone.js
6 4 (6.67%) Dropwizard
6 4 (6.67%) JSON
6 4 (6.67%) RESTEasy
6 4 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (3.33%) SOAP
7 2 (3.33%) Web Services
8 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) iPad
1 5 (8.33%) User Experience
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) BBC
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Linux
1 6 (10.00%) Unix
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) BDD
3 28 (46.67%) TDD
4 17 (28.33%) Defect Management
4 17 (28.33%) Test Scripting
5 14 (23.33%) Scrum
6 13 (21.67%) Automation Testing
7 12 (20.00%) QA Automation
8 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
9 8 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 8 (13.33%) Manual Testing
10 7 (11.67%) Functional Testing
10 7 (11.67%) Kanban
10 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.67%) OO
10 7 (11.67%) Open Source
10 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
11 6 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (8.33%) SDLC
12 5 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) C#
2 25 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (10.00%) Scala
5 5 (8.33%) Ruby
6 4 (6.67%) PHP
7 3 (5.00%) Groovy
8 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) ISEB
2 4 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (55.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) Alterian
2 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.67%) VMware
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