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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 203 234 238
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 34 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.93% 1.83% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 9
Average salary £40,000 £36,625 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -8.43%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
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
1161 1257 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.49% 17.79% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1158 865
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 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
Manchester +33 25 £40,000 +8.47% 13
Cheshire +30 9 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Merseyside - 6 £38,750 - 1
Lancashire +16 4 £38,750 +3.33% 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 74 (98.67%) Selenium
2 55 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (69.33%) Java
4 37 (49.33%) C#
5 29 (38.67%) QA
6 28 (37.33%) Test Automation
7 26 (34.67%) Cucumber
8 24 (32.00%) SDLC
9 23 (30.67%) Functional Testing
10 20 (26.67%) BDD
10 20 (26.67%) SQL
11 19 (25.33%) JIRA
12 17 (22.67%) Software Testing
13 16 (21.33%) Manual Testing
13 16 (21.33%) Scrum
14 15 (20.00%) .NET
15 14 (18.67%) Automated Testing
16 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
17 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
17 12 (16.00%) Test Scripting
18 11 (14.67%) Degree
18 11 (14.67%) HTML
19 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
19 10 (13.33%) Gherkin
19 10 (13.33%) Automation Testing
19 10 (13.33%) SoapUI
20 9 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
20 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
21 8 (10.67%) Ruby
21 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) Node.js
2 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) PuTTY
1 5 (6.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.33%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 74 (98.67%) Selenium
2 26 (34.67%) Cucumber
3 19 (25.33%) JIRA
4 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
5 10 (13.33%) SoapUI
6 7 (9.33%) HP UFT
6 7 (9.33%) JMeter
6 7 (9.33%) Selenium IDE
7 6 (8.00%) Ant
7 6 (8.00%) SpecFlow
8 5 (6.67%) TortoiseSVN
8 5 (6.67%) WATIR
9 4 (5.33%) Jasmine
10 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
10 3 (4.00%) Grunt
10 3 (4.00%) JUnit
10 3 (4.00%) Maven
11 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
11 2 (2.67%) Toad
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
1 5 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Games
2 1 (1.33%) Marketing
2 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (48.00%) Analyst
2 34 (45.33%) Test Analyst
3 33 (44.00%) Tester
4 27 (36.00%) Automation Tester
5 20 (26.67%) Automation Analyst
5 20 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
6 19 (25.33%) Developer
7 15 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
7 15 (20.00%) Developer in Test
7 15 (20.00%) Test Automation Developer
8 14 (18.67%) Selenium Tester
9 13 (17.33%) QA Engineer
10 10 (13.33%) Test Engineer
11 9 (12.00%) Web Tester
12 8 (10.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 6 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
13 6 (8.00%) Software Tester
14 5 (6.67%) Java Engineer
14 5 (6.67%) QA Analyst
14 5 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) .NET
2 11 (14.67%) HTML
3 10 (13.33%) Gherkin
4 5 (6.67%) SOAP
4 5 (6.67%) Web Services
5 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.33%) CSS
5 4 (5.33%) jQuery
6 3 (4.00%) CSS3
6 3 (4.00%) HTML5
6 3 (4.00%) JSTL
6 3 (4.00%) Sass
7 2 (2.67%) XML
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.33%) Test Automation
3 24 (32.00%) SDLC
4 23 (30.67%) Functional Testing
5 20 (26.67%) BDD
6 17 (22.67%) Software Testing
7 16 (21.33%) Manual Testing
7 16 (21.33%) Scrum
8 14 (18.67%) Automated Testing
9 12 (16.00%) Test Scripting
10 10 (13.33%) Automation Testing
10 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
12 8 (10.67%) QA Automation
13 7 (9.33%) Defect Management
13 7 (9.33%) Regression Testing
13 7 (9.33%) TDD
14 6 (8.00%) Validation
15 5 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (69.33%) Java
2 37 (49.33%) C#
3 20 (26.67%) SQL
4 8 (10.67%) Ruby
5 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.33%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.33%) ISEB
4 2 (2.67%) HND
5 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (38.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Google
2 3 (4.00%) HP
3 2 (2.67%) Telerik
4 1 (1.33%) ION Trading
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Roqit
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Ellesmere Port
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport
aap3
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago