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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 219 222 230
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 41 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.50% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.30% 2.83% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £52,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%
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
1244 1308 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.56% 17.52% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1125 868
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Manchester +15 21 £40,000 +12.28% 9
Cheshire +5 11 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Lancashire +10 8 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Merseyside +5 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 75 (98.68%) Selenium
2 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (51.32%) Java
4 32 (42.11%) C#
4 32 (42.11%) QA
5 24 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 24 (31.58%) SQL
6 23 (30.26%) Automation Testing
7 22 (28.95%) .NET
8 19 (25.00%) Finance
9 18 (23.68%) BDD
10 16 (21.05%) QMS
11 15 (19.74%) SpecFlow
12 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
13 11 (14.47%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (13.16%) Automated Testing
14 10 (13.16%) HP UFT
15 9 (11.84%) Manual Testing
16 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
16 8 (10.53%) HTML
16 8 (10.53%) Regression Testing
16 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (10.53%) SDLC
17 7 (9.21%) Windows
17 7 (9.21%) Gherkin
18 6 (7.89%) SoapUI
18 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
18 6 (7.89%) System Testing
18 6 (7.89%) Integration Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) GitHub
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) RavenDB
3 1 (1.32%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 75 (98.68%) Selenium
2 15 (19.74%) SpecFlow
3 10 (13.16%) HP UFT
4 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.89%) SoapUI
5 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.26%) JUnit
7 3 (3.95%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.95%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.63%) Grunt
8 2 (2.63%) NUnit
9 1 (1.32%) JIRA
9 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.32%) WinRunner
9 1 (1.32%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Automotive
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (65.79%) Analyst
1 50 (65.79%) Test Analyst
2 21 (27.63%) Automation Test Analyst
2 21 (27.63%) Automation Analyst
3 17 (22.37%) Tester
4 12 (15.79%) Automation Tester
5 8 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Technical Test Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Software Tester
6 7 (9.21%) Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.63%) Test Architect
9 2 (2.63%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) .NET
2 8 (10.53%) HTML
3 7 (9.21%) Gherkin
4 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.26%) SOAP
6 3 (3.95%) Web Services
6 3 (3.95%) XML
6 3 (3.95%) CSS
6 3 (3.95%) jQuery
7 2 (2.63%) RESTful
7 2 (2.63%) HTML5
7 2 (2.63%) Sass
7 2 (2.63%) CSS3
7 2 (2.63%) Reactive Extensions
7 2 (2.63%) JSTL
7 2 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.32%) WPF
8 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.32%) Biotechnology
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Telematics
3 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Android
3 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Test Automation
3 23 (30.26%) Automation Testing
4 18 (23.68%) BDD
5 16 (21.05%) QMS
6 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
7 11 (14.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.16%) Automated Testing
9 9 (11.84%) Manual Testing
10 8 (10.53%) Regression Testing
10 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.53%) SDLC
11 6 (7.89%) TDD
11 6 (7.89%) System Testing
11 6 (7.89%) Integration Testing
12 5 (6.58%) Scrum
13 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.26%) Test Scripting
13 4 (5.26%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (51.32%) Java
2 32 (42.11%) C#
3 24 (31.58%) SQL
4 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.26%) Python
5 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.63%) Ruby
6 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.32%) VBScript
7 1 (1.32%) VB
7 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.58%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) Degree
3 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (42.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.32%) Puppet
3 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) HP
2 2 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (1.32%) ION Trading
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