The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 216 219 218
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 31 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.29% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.79% 1.68% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1112 1011 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.04% 17.46% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 966 883 668
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +16 28 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 45 (84.91%) Selenium
2 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (56.60%) Test Automation
4 29 (54.72%) Java
5 22 (41.51%) Open Source
6 21 (39.62%) TestNG
6 21 (39.62%) JUnit
7 20 (37.74%) SQL
7 20 (37.74%) Software Testing
7 20 (37.74%) Mentoring
8 19 (35.85%) Cucumber
9 17 (32.08%) C#
9 17 (32.08%) Scrum
10 14 (26.42%) Performance Testing
11 13 (24.53%) Test Strategy
12 12 (22.64%) Validation
12 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
12 12 (22.64%) Test Planning
12 12 (22.64%) V-Model
13 11 (20.75%) Test Management
13 11 (20.75%) Test Scripting
13 11 (20.75%) Ruby
14 10 (18.87%) TDD
14 10 (18.87%) Groovy
14 10 (18.87%) BDD
15 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
15 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
15 9 (16.98%) Degree
15 9 (16.98%) SpecFlow
15 9 (16.98%) Spring

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (84.91%) Selenium
2 21 (39.62%) TestNG
2 21 (39.62%) JUnit
3 19 (35.85%) Cucumber
4 9 (16.98%) SpecFlow
4 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.98%) Eclipse
5 8 (15.09%) NUnit
5 8 (15.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (9.43%) Selenium IDE
7 5 (9.43%) MbUnit
8 3 (5.66%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (3.77%) JIRA
10 1 (1.89%) Ant
10 1 (1.89%) Maven
10 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Marketing
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Law
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Test Team Leader
2 11 (20.75%) Team Leader
3 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Test Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Test Leader
6 6 (11.32%) Automation Specialist
6 6 (11.32%) Test Automation Specialist
6 6 (11.32%) Test Specialist
7 5 (9.43%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Tester
7 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Automation Tester
9 3 (5.66%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Automated Test Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) CSS
1 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
1 9 (16.98%) Spring
2 8 (15.09%) JSON
2 8 (15.09%) Grails
2 8 (15.09%) XML
2 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
3 6 (11.32%) RESTful
4 5 (9.43%) REST
5 4 (7.55%) Web Services
5 4 (7.55%) .NET
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.77%) SOAP
7 1 (1.89%) Struts
7 1 (1.89%) HTML
7 1 (1.89%) JSP
7 1 (1.89%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.89%) jQuery
7 1 (1.89%) Ajax
7 1 (1.89%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Open Source
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (56.60%) Test Automation
3 20 (37.74%) Software Testing
3 20 (37.74%) Mentoring
4 17 (32.08%) Scrum
5 14 (26.42%) Performance Testing
6 13 (24.53%) Test Strategy
7 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
7 12 (22.64%) V-Model
7 12 (22.64%) Test Planning
7 12 (22.64%) Validation
8 11 (20.75%) Test Management
8 11 (20.75%) Test Scripting
9 10 (18.87%) TDD
9 10 (18.87%) BDD
10 8 (15.09%) Web Application Development
10 8 (15.09%) Pair Programming
10 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
11 7 (13.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) SQL
3 17 (32.08%) C#
4 11 (20.75%) Ruby
5 10 (18.87%) Groovy
6 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
7 8 (15.09%) Perl
7 8 (15.09%) Python
8 2 (3.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) ISEB
3 6 (11.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
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