The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 285 347 398
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +51
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 158 81 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.59% 2.74% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 148 68 48
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3441 2951 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.97% 13.94% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2935 2538 2971
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in the South East

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in the South East

WebDriver
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +33 61 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Hampshire +12 35 £45,000 +39.53%
Berkshire +22 30 £40,000 -20.00% 5
East Sussex -8 16 £40,000 +14.28%
West Sussex - 16 £35,000 -
Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Kent - 1 - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 350 (96.42%) Selenium
2 279 (76.86%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (53.17%) QA
4 181 (49.86%) Test Automation
5 180 (49.59%) Java
6 142 (39.12%) C#
7 135 (37.19%) SQL
8 119 (32.78%) Test Scripting
9 109 (30.03%) Continuous Integration
10 107 (29.48%) JIRA
11 106 (29.20%) JavaScript
12 100 (27.55%) Test Strategy
13 94 (25.90%) Automated Testing
14 83 (22.87%) Ruby
15 80 (22.04%) Cucumber
16 76 (20.94%) JMeter
17 75 (20.66%) Web Services
18 71 (19.56%) Manual Testing
19 70 (19.28%) Git (software)
20 69 (19.01%) PHP
21 68 (18.73%) Jenkins
21 68 (18.73%) Mentoring
22 66 (18.18%) TDD
22 66 (18.18%) Software Testing
23 65 (17.91%) ISEB
23 65 (17.91%) Scrum
24 62 (17.08%) SoapUI
25 61 (16.80%) User Acceptance Testing
26 60 (16.53%) Automation Testing
27 59 (16.25%) BDD

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 29 (7.99%) Confluence
2 19 (5.23%) IIS
3 8 (2.20%) CMS
4 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.28%) JBoss
4 1 (0.28%) Node.js
4 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.51%) GitHub
2 14 (3.86%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.48%) Internet
2 3 (0.83%) Wireless
3 2 (0.55%) HTTP
3 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.98%) MySQL
2 44 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 30 (8.26%) RDBMS
3 30 (8.26%) Relational Database
4 19 (5.23%) RavenDB
5 12 (3.31%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.93%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.38%) MarkLogic
8 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 350 (96.42%) Selenium
2 107 (29.48%) JIRA
3 80 (22.04%) Cucumber
4 76 (20.94%) JMeter
5 70 (19.28%) Git (software)
6 68 (18.73%) Jenkins
7 62 (17.08%) SoapUI
8 53 (14.60%) JUnit
9 51 (14.05%) TestNG
10 46 (12.67%) NUnit
11 42 (11.57%) QuickTest Pro
12 31 (8.54%) WATIR
13 30 (8.26%) TeamCity
14 19 (5.23%) Rhino Mocks
14 19 (5.23%) Moq
14 19 (5.23%) ReSharper
14 19 (5.23%) NCrunch
15 17 (4.68%) Selenium IDE
15 17 (4.68%) SpecFlow
15 17 (4.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 53 (14.60%) Finance
2 11 (3.03%) Retail
3 7 (1.93%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.38%) Banking
5 4 (1.10%) Publishing
6 3 (0.83%) Billing
7 2 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Front Office
8 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 86 (23.69%) Analyst
2 82 (22.59%) Test Analyst
3 79 (21.76%) Tester
4 74 (20.39%) QA Engineer
5 44 (12.12%) Team Leader
6 42 (11.57%) Test Engineer
7 36 (9.92%) Test Team Leader
8 29 (7.99%) Automation Engineer
9 27 (7.44%) Automation Tester
10 24 (6.61%) Quality Engineer
10 24 (6.61%) Senior Tester
11 23 (6.34%) Developer
12 21 (5.79%) QA Tester
12 21 (5.79%) Automation Analyst
13 20 (5.51%) Test Leader
14 19 (5.23%) Automation Test Analyst
14 19 (5.23%) QA Manager
15 17 (4.68%) Selenium Test Analyst
15 17 (4.68%) QA Automation Engineer
16 16 (4.41%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (20.66%) Web Services
2 49 (13.50%) .NET
3 47 (12.95%) LAMP
4 43 (11.85%) CSS
5 42 (11.57%) HTML
6 36 (9.92%) Gherkin
7 34 (9.37%) ASP.NET
7 34 (9.37%) jQuery
8 32 (8.82%) .NET Framework
8 32 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 30 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (7.99%) Dapper ORM
11 19 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (5.23%) StructureMap
11 19 (5.23%) Castle Windsor
11 19 (5.23%) NHibernate
11 19 (5.23%) Spring.NET
11 19 (5.23%) MSMQ
12 15 (4.13%) Ajax
13 13 (3.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.92%) Open Source
2 30 (8.26%) Client/Server
2 30 (8.26%) N-Tier
3 20 (5.51%) Blog
4 15 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.93%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.65%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.10%) User Experience
8 3 (0.83%) iPad
8 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.83%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.83%) Wiki
9 2 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (14.88%) Windows
2 7 (1.93%) Android
3 5 (1.38%) Linux
4 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.10%) UNIX
5 3 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (76.86%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (49.86%) Test Automation
3 119 (32.78%) Test Scripting
4 109 (30.03%) Continuous Integration
5 100 (27.55%) Test Strategy
6 94 (25.90%) Automated Testing
7 71 (19.56%) Manual Testing
8 68 (18.73%) Mentoring
9 66 (18.18%) Software Testing
9 66 (18.18%) TDD
10 65 (17.91%) Scrum
11 61 (16.80%) User Acceptance Testing
12 60 (16.53%) Automation Testing
13 59 (16.25%) BDD
14 58 (15.98%) Test Management
15 44 (12.12%) E-Commerce
16 43 (11.85%) Load Testing
17 42 (11.57%) Workflow
18 39 (10.74%) Unit Testing
19 33 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 180 (49.59%) Java
2 142 (39.12%) C#
3 135 (37.19%) SQL
4 106 (29.20%) JavaScript
5 83 (22.87%) Ruby
6 69 (19.01%) PHP
7 27 (7.44%) Python
8 19 (5.23%) VB.NET
9 11 (3.03%) VB
10 10 (2.75%) Perl
11 9 (2.48%) VBScript
12 6 (1.65%) C
13 4 (1.10%) Tcl
13 4 (1.10%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.83%) C++
15 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (17.91%) ISEB
2 58 (15.98%) ISTQB
3 31 (8.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (4.41%) Degree
5 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.83%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (53.17%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 37 (10.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (10.74%) HP
2 19 (5.23%) Oracle
2 19 (5.23%) Endeca
2 19 (5.23%) RedPrairie
3 12 (3.31%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.55%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.28%) Telerik
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