The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 68 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.24% 0.31% 2.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.76% 2.44% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WebDriver
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Development Applications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
131 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 31.72% 12.77% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 104 36 37
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Portsmouth region.

WebDriver Salary Trend in Portsmouth

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) Selenium
2 27 (96.43%) QA
3 26 (92.86%) E-Commerce
3 26 (92.86%) ERP
3 26 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (92.86%) RDBMS
3 26 (92.86%) Scrum
3 26 (92.86%) Ruby
3 26 (92.86%) WATIR
3 26 (92.86%) Test Scripting
3 26 (92.86%) Open Source
3 26 (92.86%) Cucumber
3 26 (92.86%) Test Strategy
3 26 (92.86%) Gherkin
3 26 (92.86%) Relational Database
4 22 (78.57%) JIRA
5 21 (75.00%) C#
5 21 (75.00%) HTML
5 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (75.00%) VB.NET
5 21 (75.00%) .NET
5 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (75.00%) IIS
5 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (75.00%) CSS
5 21 (75.00%) MSMQ
5 21 (75.00%) MVC
5 21 (75.00%) TDD
5 21 (75.00%) Pair Programming

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 21 (75.00%) Confluence
1 21 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) RDBMS
1 26 (92.86%) Relational Database
2 21 (75.00%) RavenDB
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) Selenium
2 26 (92.86%) Cucumber
2 26 (92.86%) WATIR
3 22 (78.57%) JIRA
4 21 (75.00%) ReSharper
4 21 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 21 (75.00%) Moq
4 21 (75.00%) TeamCity
4 21 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 21 (75.00%) NUnit
4 21 (75.00%) NCrunch
5 1 (3.57%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.57%) SilkTest
General
1 11 (39.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) QA Engineer
2 15 (53.57%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
3 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) Gherkin
2 21 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 21 (75.00%) jQuery
2 21 (75.00%) StructureMap
2 21 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 21 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (75.00%) CSS
2 21 (75.00%) MSMQ
2 21 (75.00%) NHibernate
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 21 (75.00%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (92.86%) Open Source
2 16 (57.14%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) Scrum
2 26 (92.86%) E-Commerce
2 26 (92.86%) ERP
2 26 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (92.86%) Test Scripting
2 26 (92.86%) Test Strategy
3 21 (75.00%) Refactoring
3 21 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (75.00%) BDD
3 21 (75.00%) TDD
3 21 (75.00%) Pair Programming
3 21 (75.00%) MVC
4 20 (71.43%) Mentoring
5 16 (57.14%) Benchmarking
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) Ruby
2 21 (75.00%) C#
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (96.43%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) RedPrairie
1 21 (75.00%) Endeca
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft