The first table below looks at the demand for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 182 198 221
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +23
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 41 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.23% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.89% 1.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 3
Average salary £51,250 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.73% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £41,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -6.41%
Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1054 843 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.19% 16.09% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 915 737 860
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,100 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in the South West

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in the South West

WebDriver
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Bristol +10 27 £53,500 +57.35% 7
Somerset - 6 £50,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 6 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £52,500 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 46 (75.41%) Test Automation
2 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (68.85%) Selenium
4 30 (49.18%) Open Source
5 26 (42.62%) JUnit
6 25 (40.98%) Waterfall
6 25 (40.98%) V-Model
7 20 (32.79%) SQL
7 20 (32.79%) C#
7 20 (32.79%) Scrum
8 19 (31.15%) Test Scripting
9 14 (22.95%) Software Testing
9 14 (22.95%) Automated Testing
10 13 (21.31%) Ruby
10 13 (21.31%) Web Services
11 12 (19.67%) Java
11 12 (19.67%) TDD
12 11 (18.03%) WATIR
12 11 (18.03%) Finance
12 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
12 11 (18.03%) Automation Testing
13 10 (16.39%) Cucumber
13 10 (16.39%) FitNesse
14 9 (14.75%) User Stories
15 8 (13.11%) JMeter
16 7 (11.48%) Validation
16 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
16 7 (11.48%) TestNG
17 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
17 6 (9.84%) Test Management

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 42 (68.85%) Selenium
2 26 (42.62%) JUnit
3 11 (18.03%) WATIR
4 10 (16.39%) Cucumber
4 10 (16.39%) FitNesse
5 8 (13.11%) JMeter
6 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
6 7 (11.48%) TestNG
7 6 (9.84%) MbUnit
7 6 (9.84%) Ranorex
8 5 (8.20%) JIRA
8 5 (8.20%) Bugzilla
8 5 (8.20%) Hudson
8 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
8 5 (8.20%) SpecFlow
8 5 (8.20%) TeamCity
9 4 (6.56%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.28%) Maven
11 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Retail Banking
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Test Leader
2 13 (21.31%) Test Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Tester
4 9 (14.75%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Test Team Leader
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Tester
5 6 (9.84%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Automation Tester
7 4 (6.56%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) QA Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Senior QA Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Automation Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Web Services
2 6 (9.84%) SOAP
3 4 (6.56%) HTML
4 3 (4.92%) Silverlight
4 3 (4.92%) .NET
4 3 (4.92%) HTML5
4 3 (4.92%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (49.18%) Open Source
2 1 (1.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) UNIX
1 4 (6.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Test Automation
2 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.98%) Waterfall
3 25 (40.98%) V-Model
4 20 (32.79%) Scrum
5 19 (31.15%) Test Scripting
6 14 (22.95%) Software Testing
6 14 (22.95%) Automated Testing
7 12 (19.67%) TDD
8 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
8 11 (18.03%) Automation Testing
9 9 (14.75%) User Stories
10 7 (11.48%) Validation
11 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.84%) Test Management
11 6 (9.84%) BDD
11 6 (9.84%) Use Case
12 4 (6.56%) Kanban
13 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (4.92%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) SQL
1 20 (32.79%) C#
2 13 (21.31%) Ruby
3 12 (19.67%) Java
4 4 (6.56%) Python
5 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) Perl
5 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) ISEB
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.64%) SAP
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.64%) HP
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