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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 135 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.11% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
289 287 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.32% 11.54% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 217 247 244
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in Reading

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) Selenium
3 13 (54.17%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
5 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 9 (37.50%) User Stories
7 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) MySQL
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (33.33%) MVC
7 8 (33.33%) TDD
7 8 (33.33%) NUnit
7 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (33.33%) QA
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle
8 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
8 7 (29.17%) CSS
8 7 (29.17%) Ajax
8 7 (29.17%) Web Development
8 7 (29.17%) WCF
8 7 (29.17%) jQuery
8 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
8 7 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (29.17%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (29.17%) Dapper ORM
9 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (20.83%) Java

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) NUnit
3 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
4 5 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
5 3 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (8.33%) JIRA
7 1 (4.17%) Xcode
7 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.17%) eggPlant
7 1 (4.17%) JUnit
7 1 (4.17%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
2 7 (29.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Junior
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) C# Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Test Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (29.17%) WCF
3 7 (29.17%) jQuery
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) Ajax
3 7 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (29.17%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (29.17%) Dapper ORM
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
3 9 (37.50%) User Stories
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (29.17%) Web Development
6 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Test Management
10 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
11 1 (4.17%) Line Management
11 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
11 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) HP