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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 87 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 2 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.89% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.41% 4.53% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £33,500 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
142 243 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.91% 19.72% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 125 237 73
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 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 -7 2 £33,500 -18.29%
WebDriver
Wales

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) Web Services
3 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
4 10 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 10 (66.67%) TDD
5 9 (60.00%) Maven
5 9 (60.00%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (60.00%) BDD
5 9 (60.00%) JBehave
5 9 (60.00%) Groovy
6 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (53.33%) Ant
6 8 (53.33%) CruiseControl
6 8 (53.33%) Finance
7 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
7 7 (46.67%) SOA
7 7 (46.67%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (46.67%) Calabash
7 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
8 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 5 (33.33%) Appium
10 4 (26.67%) Android
10 4 (26.67%) RESTful
10 4 (26.67%) Robotium
10 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) uiautomator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) SoapUI
3 9 (60.00%) JBehave
3 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (60.00%) Maven
4 8 (53.33%) Ant
4 8 (53.33%) CruiseControl
5 7 (46.67%) Calabash
6 5 (33.33%) Appium
6 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (26.67%) Robotium
7 4 (26.67%) JUnit
8 3 (20.00%) JIRA
8 3 (20.00%) eggPlant
9 1 (6.67%) WATIR
9 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
9 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
9 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
2 4 (26.67%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (46.67%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) BDD
5 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (46.67%) SOA
6 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Use Case
10 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
10 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) Groovy
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle