The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 139 117 136
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 8 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.86% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.05% 8.20% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 2
Average salary £22,000 £46,250 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.43% +13.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
WebDriver
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
262 244 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.52% 10.54% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 221 202 172
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Reading

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in Reading

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 9 (50.00%) .NET
5 8 (44.44%) C#
6 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 4 (22.22%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 4 (22.22%) QA
9 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
9 4 (22.22%) WCF
10 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Retail
10 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 3 (16.67%) User Experience
11 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
11 2 (11.11%) Windows 8

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Hudson
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Tester
4 4 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 4 (22.22%) Graduate
4 4 (22.22%) Graduate Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Test Management
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft