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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 209 213 212
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 31 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.80% 1.15% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1106 1043 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.60% 19.81% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 978 902 628
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +8 27 £52,500 +31.25% 6
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 49 (94.23%) Selenium
2 45 (86.54%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (55.77%) Test Automation
4 25 (48.08%) TestNG
4 25 (48.08%) JUnit
5 24 (46.15%) Java
6 21 (40.38%) Mentoring
7 18 (34.62%) Software Testing
8 17 (32.69%) Open Source
9 16 (30.77%) C#
9 16 (30.77%) SQL
10 15 (28.85%) Cucumber
10 15 (28.85%) Test Strategy
11 14 (26.92%) SpecFlow
11 14 (26.92%) Scrum
12 13 (25.00%) Validation
12 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
12 13 (25.00%) V-Model
12 13 (25.00%) Test Planning
13 12 (23.08%) Test Management
13 12 (23.08%) Ruby
14 11 (21.15%) Performance Testing
15 10 (19.23%) Groovy
15 10 (19.23%) Test Scripting
15 10 (19.23%) BDD
16 9 (17.31%) TDD
16 9 (17.31%) .NET
16 9 (17.31%) Eclipse
17 8 (15.38%) Python
17 8 (15.38%) UNIX

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.69%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) MySQL
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.69%) Big Data
2 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (94.23%) Selenium
2 25 (48.08%) TestNG
2 25 (48.08%) JUnit
3 15 (28.85%) Cucumber
4 14 (26.92%) SpecFlow
5 9 (17.31%) Eclipse
6 8 (15.38%) NUnit
7 6 (11.54%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (7.69%) Maven
8 4 (7.69%) Ant
8 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
9 3 (5.77%) MbUnit
9 3 (5.77%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.92%) JIRA
10 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (1.92%) JMeter
General
1 7 (13.46%) Marketing
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
1 12 (23.08%) Test Analyst
1 12 (23.08%) Test Team Leader
1 12 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 11 (21.15%) Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Tester
3 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Test Specialist
4 6 (11.54%) Test Automation Specialist
4 6 (11.54%) Automation Specialist
5 5 (9.62%) Automation Tester
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Test Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Test Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Automated Test Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Selenium Tester
9 1 (1.92%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) CSS
2 7 (13.46%) Hibernate
2 7 (13.46%) Spring
2 7 (13.46%) RESTful
3 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.69%) Ajax
4 4 (7.69%) HTML
4 4 (7.69%) jQuery
4 4 (7.69%) Lucene
4 4 (7.69%) Struts
4 4 (7.69%) Web Services
4 4 (7.69%) XML
4 4 (7.69%) JSP
4 4 (7.69%) Ember.js
5 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.77%) REST
5 3 (5.77%) JSON
5 3 (5.77%) Grails
6 2 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Open Source
2 4 (7.69%) DTV
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) UNIX
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (86.54%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (55.77%) Test Automation
3 21 (40.38%) Mentoring
4 18 (34.62%) Software Testing
5 15 (28.85%) Test Strategy
6 14 (26.92%) Scrum
7 13 (25.00%) Validation
7 13 (25.00%) Test Planning
7 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 13 (25.00%) V-Model
8 12 (23.08%) Test Management
9 11 (21.15%) Performance Testing
10 10 (19.23%) Test Scripting
10 10 (19.23%) BDD
11 9 (17.31%) TDD
12 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (9.62%) OO
14 4 (7.69%) OOP
14 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) Java
2 16 (30.77%) C#
2 16 (30.77%) SQL
3 12 (23.08%) Ruby
4 10 (19.23%) Groovy
5 8 (15.38%) Python
5 8 (15.38%) Perl
6 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.85%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) VCP4
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) New Relic
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago