The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 212 234 250
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +16
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 30 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.18% 0.040%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.74% 1.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 3
Average salary £36,625 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.08% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.57% -6.66%
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1095 1087 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.74% 14.85% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 940 950 989
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
WebDriver
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
Manchester +19 13 £37,500 +33.92% 2
Merseyside -1 10 £45,000 +50.00%
Cheshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
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England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 32 (78.05%) Selenium
2 30 (73.17%) Cucumber
3 26 (63.41%) Java
4 21 (51.22%) C#
5 20 (48.78%) QA
6 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
7 15 (36.59%) Automation Testing
7 15 (36.59%) .NET
8 14 (34.15%) Ruby
9 13 (31.71%) QuickTest Pro
9 13 (31.71%) TDD
9 13 (31.71%) Automated Testing
9 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
9 13 (31.71%) SoapUI
9 13 (31.71%) BDD
10 11 (26.83%) eggPlant
10 11 (26.83%) SQL
10 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (24.39%) SOAP
11 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
12 9 (21.95%) Hudson
12 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (21.95%) Manual Testing
12 9 (21.95%) J2EE
12 9 (21.95%) ISEB
12 9 (21.95%) LabVIEW
12 9 (21.95%) JIRA
13 6 (14.63%) Scrum
13 6 (14.63%) C++
13 6 (14.63%) Web Services

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (78.05%) Selenium
2 30 (73.17%) Cucumber
3 13 (31.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (31.71%) SoapUI
4 11 (26.83%) eggPlant
5 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
6 9 (21.95%) Hudson
6 9 (21.95%) LabVIEW
6 9 (21.95%) JIRA
7 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
8 5 (12.20%) SpecFlow
8 5 (12.20%) Bugzilla
9 2 (4.88%) Facilita Forecast
9 2 (4.88%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
10 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
10 1 (2.44%) NetBeans
10 1 (2.44%) JMeter
10 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.76%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Tester
2 13 (31.71%) Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Test Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Technical Tester
4 6 (14.63%) Automation Tester
5 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Software Tester
6 4 (9.76%) QA Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) UAT Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.88%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 10 (24.39%) SOAP
3 9 (21.95%) J2EE
4 6 (14.63%) Web Services
5 3 (7.32%) XML
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.44%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Online Games
1 4 (9.76%) Replication
2 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
1 4 (9.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
2 15 (36.59%) Automation Testing
3 13 (31.71%) TDD
3 13 (31.71%) Automated Testing
3 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
3 13 (31.71%) BDD
4 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (21.95%) Manual Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) User Stories
7 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.76%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
8 4 (9.76%) System Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
10 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.88%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) C#
3 14 (34.15%) Ruby
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
5 6 (14.63%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Scala
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (48.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
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