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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 204 217 250
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +33
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 28 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.67% 2.66% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 18
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
1050 1204 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.28% 19.19% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1009 905
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +10 21 £39,000 +4.00% 4
Cheshire +33 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Lancashire -7 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Merseyside - 2 £33,750 - 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 68 (100.00%) Selenium
2 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (67.65%) Java
4 36 (52.94%) BDD
5 35 (51.47%) TDD
6 34 (50.00%) QA
7 33 (48.53%) Cucumber
8 29 (42.65%) C#
9 26 (38.24%) JIRA
10 19 (27.94%) Test Automation
11 18 (26.47%) Defect Management
12 17 (25.00%) SQL
12 17 (25.00%) Scrum
13 16 (23.53%) Test Scripting
14 15 (22.06%) Automation Testing
15 14 (20.59%) SDLC
15 14 (20.59%) QA Automation
15 14 (20.59%) SoapUI
16 12 (17.65%) Kanban
17 11 (16.18%) Automated Testing
17 11 (16.18%) Finance
18 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
19 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
19 9 (13.24%) SOAP
20 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
20 8 (11.76%) Web Services
20 8 (11.76%) ISEB
20 8 (11.76%) OO
20 8 (11.76%) Ruby
20 8 (11.76%) 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 2 (2.94%) Node.js
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) Confluence
2 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Skype
2 1 (1.47%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 68 (100.00%) Selenium
2 33 (48.53%) Cucumber
3 26 (38.24%) JIRA
4 14 (20.59%) SoapUI
5 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
6 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.82%) Maven
8 5 (7.35%) Selenium IDE
8 5 (7.35%) SpecFlow
9 4 (5.88%) Gerrit
9 4 (5.88%) Grunt
9 4 (5.88%) JMeter
9 4 (5.88%) Mercurial
9 4 (5.88%) RSpec
10 3 (4.41%) JUnit
11 2 (2.94%) NUnit
11 2 (2.94%) Ranorex
11 2 (2.94%) Toad
12 1 (1.47%) FogBugz
12 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Analyst
2 27 (39.71%) Test Analyst
3 22 (32.35%) Tester
4 17 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 17 (25.00%) Automation Tester
5 16 (23.53%) Java Engineer
6 13 (19.12%) QA Engineer
6 13 (19.12%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 12 (17.65%) Selenium Tester
8 9 (13.24%) Automation Engineer
8 9 (13.24%) QA Automation Engineer
8 9 (13.24%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 8 (11.76%) Test Engineer
10 7 (10.29%) Software Tester
11 6 (8.82%) Developer
12 5 (7.35%) Developer in Test
12 5 (7.35%) QA Analyst
12 5 (7.35%) QA Test Analyst
12 5 (7.35%) QA Tester
12 5 (7.35%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) SOAP
2 8 (11.76%) Web Services
3 6 (8.82%) XML
4 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.88%) Backbone.js
4 4 (5.88%) Dropwizard
4 4 (5.88%) HTML
4 4 (5.88%) JSON
4 4 (5.88%) RESTEasy
5 3 (4.41%) .NET
5 3 (4.41%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.94%) CSS
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.47%) jQuery
7 1 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) BBC
2 4 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Linux
1 7 (10.29%) Unix
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) BDD
3 35 (51.47%) TDD
4 19 (27.94%) Test Automation
5 18 (26.47%) Defect Management
6 17 (25.00%) Scrum
7 16 (23.53%) Test Scripting
8 15 (22.06%) Automation Testing
9 14 (20.59%) QA Automation
9 14 (20.59%) SDLC
10 12 (17.65%) Kanban
11 11 (16.18%) Automated Testing
12 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (11.76%) OO
13 8 (11.76%) Open Source
14 7 (10.29%) Functional Testing
14 7 (10.29%) Manual Testing
15 6 (8.82%) Software Testing
16 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
17 4 (5.88%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 46 (67.65%) Java
2 29 (42.65%) C#
3 17 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (11.76%) Ruby
5 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.35%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) Groovy
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Scala
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) ISEB
2 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) Alterian
2 1 (1.47%) HP
2 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.47%) VMware
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