The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 87 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 1 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.092% 0.77% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% 4.62% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
WebDriver
Wales

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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
169 195 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.62% 16.67% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 146 190 60
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -0.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,110 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WebDriver
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in South Wales

WebDriver
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Cardiff -13 1 £37,000 +2.06%
WebDriver
Wales

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) SoapUI
3 13 (81.25%) Web Services
4 12 (75.00%) TDD
4 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (75.00%) Mobile App
5 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
5 11 (68.75%) Groovy
5 11 (68.75%) JBehave
5 11 (68.75%) BDD
5 11 (68.75%) Maven
5 11 (68.75%) Java
6 10 (62.50%) Ant
6 10 (62.50%) CruiseControl
6 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
7 9 (56.25%) SOA
7 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
8 7 (43.75%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (43.75%) Calabash
8 7 (43.75%) Finance
8 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
9 6 (37.50%) JUnit
9 6 (37.50%) SOAP
9 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
10 5 (31.25%) SQL
10 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Telecoms

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) SoapUI
3 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
3 11 (68.75%) JBehave
3 11 (68.75%) Maven
4 10 (62.50%) Ant
4 10 (62.50%) CruiseControl
5 7 (43.75%) Calabash
6 6 (37.50%) JUnit
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
8 4 (25.00%) Robotium
9 3 (18.75%) eggPlant
9 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
9 3 (18.75%) Subversion
10 2 (12.50%) Hudson
10 2 (12.50%) Gerrit
11 1 (6.25%) WATIR
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (6.25%) Replication
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Android
1 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (68.75%) BDD
4 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
5 9 (56.25%) SOA
5 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
6 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
7 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
9 2 (12.50%) Test Management
9 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 1 (6.25%) User Stories
10 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Use Case
10 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) Groovy
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) XQuery
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) XPath
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) HP