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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 131 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 5 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.81% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.97% 5.46% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 8
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -6.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +16.43%
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
254 348 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.39% 14.76% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 200 282 197
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
6 3 (27.27%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) SMTP
7 2 (18.18%) HTTP
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
7 2 (18.18%) SSL
7 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (18.18%) UNIX

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SMTP
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Graduate
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) QA Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Websense