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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
England / North West
Rank 215 204 225
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 31 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 2.82% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 27
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,250 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%

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
1280 1063 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.55% 19.30% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 934 1152
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -10 28 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Lancashire -14 2 £47,500 +22.58%
Merseyside -20 1 £47,500 +22.58% 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 56 (100.00%) Selenium
2 46 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (66.07%) C#
4 29 (51.79%) QA
5 25 (44.64%) Test Automation
5 25 (44.64%) Automation Testing
6 24 (42.86%) Gherkin
6 24 (42.86%) Java
7 22 (39.29%) TDD
8 20 (35.71%) BDD
9 19 (33.93%) Cucumber
10 18 (32.14%) SpecFlow
11 17 (30.36%) Test Scripting
12 16 (28.57%) SDLC
13 15 (26.79%) Manual Testing
13 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
14 13 (23.21%) .NET
14 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
14 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce
15 12 (21.43%) SQL
15 12 (21.43%) Scrum
16 11 (19.64%) Windows
16 11 (19.64%) Finance
16 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
17 10 (17.86%) iPad
17 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
17 10 (17.86%) System Integration Testing
18 9 (16.07%) GitHub
19 7 (12.50%) Software Testing

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:

Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) RDBMS
1 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 56 (100.00%) Selenium
2 19 (33.93%) Cucumber
3 18 (32.14%) SpecFlow
4 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
6 6 (10.71%) JIRA
7 4 (7.14%) HP UFT
7 4 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (5.36%) NUnit
8 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
8 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.79%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Tester
2 19 (33.93%) Automation Tester
3 17 (30.36%) Senior Tester
4 12 (21.43%) Senior Automation Tester
5 9 (16.07%) Analyst
5 9 (16.07%) Test Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 8 (14.29%) Test Engineer
7 7 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) QA Leader
8 6 (10.71%) QA Tester
9 5 (8.93%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (8.93%) QA Team Leader
9 5 (8.93%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (8.93%) Team Leader
9 5 (8.93%) Test Manager
10 4 (7.14%) Lead Tester
10 4 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
10 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (7.14%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 13 (23.21%) .NET
3 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.36%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) iPad
2 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) Automation Testing
2 25 (44.64%) Test Automation
3 22 (39.29%) TDD
4 20 (35.71%) BDD
5 17 (30.36%) Test Scripting
6 16 (28.57%) SDLC
7 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
7 15 (26.79%) Manual Testing
8 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 12 (21.43%) Scrum
9 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
9 10 (17.86%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (12.50%) Defect Management
10 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 5 (8.93%) Agile Testing
11 5 (8.93%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.14%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) C#
2 24 (42.86%) Java
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Ruby
5 3 (5.36%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) C
6 2 (3.57%) C++
6 2 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) ISEB
2 5 (8.93%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (51.79%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SDET
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) RedGate
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