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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 220 169 194
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +25
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 25 62 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 1.03% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 5.93% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 18
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £32,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +10.38%
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
1223 1045 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.47% 17.32% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 882 757
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Gloucestershire - 12 £60,000 - 1
Bristol -27 5 £35,000 -34.57% 1
Somerset -7 4 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Devon - 3 £47,500 - 3
Dorset +5 1 £32,500 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (84.48%) Selenium
2 48 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (65.52%) Java
4 29 (50.00%) SQL
5 25 (43.10%) C#
6 24 (41.38%) Scrum
6 24 (41.38%) TDD
7 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 20 (34.48%) CSS
8 19 (32.76%) Linux
9 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
9 17 (29.31%) Cucumber
9 17 (29.31%) BDD
10 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
10 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
11 15 (25.86%) JIRA
11 15 (25.86%) QA
11 15 (25.86%) SOAP
12 14 (24.14%) Finance
12 14 (24.14%) Grails
12 14 (24.14%) Software Testing
12 14 (24.14%) Spring
12 14 (24.14%) REST
12 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
13 13 (22.41%) Automated Testing
13 13 (22.41%) JSON
14 12 (20.69%) Ruby
14 12 (20.69%) Pair Programming
14 12 (20.69%) Hibernate
14 12 (20.69%) SDLC

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (15.52%) Tomcat
2 7 (12.07%) Node.js
3 4 (6.90%) Confluence
4 2 (3.45%) Mule
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 49 (84.48%) Selenium
2 17 (29.31%) Cucumber
3 15 (25.86%) JIRA
4 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
5 11 (18.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (15.52%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (12.07%) Bitbucket
7 7 (12.07%) JUnit
7 7 (12.07%) HP UFT
8 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
8 6 (10.34%) MbUnit
9 5 (8.62%) SoapUI
9 5 (8.62%) Spock
9 5 (8.62%) Geb
10 4 (6.90%) FishEye
10 4 (6.90%) Gradle
10 4 (6.90%) Mockito
10 4 (6.90%) Subversion
10 4 (6.90%) Maven
11 3 (5.17%) FitNesse
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Marketing
3 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.34%) Electronics
3 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.62%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Law
6 1 (1.72%) Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Test Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Test Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Test Manager
7 7 (12.07%) Tester
7 7 (12.07%) Lead Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Test Leader
8 5 (8.62%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Automated Test Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Automated Tester
9 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.90%) QA Tester
9 4 (6.90%) QA Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) .NET Team Leader
10 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) CSS
2 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
3 15 (25.86%) SOAP
4 14 (24.14%) Spring
4 14 (24.14%) Grails
4 14 (24.14%) REST
5 13 (22.41%) JSON
6 12 (20.69%) Hibernate
7 11 (18.97%) XML
8 10 (17.24%) .NET
9 7 (12.07%) HTML
9 7 (12.07%) Web Services
9 7 (12.07%) ActiveX
9 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.62%) Struts
10 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.90%) JMS
11 4 (6.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) DTV
3 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) TDD
2 24 (41.38%) Scrum
3 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
3 17 (29.31%) BDD
4 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
5 14 (24.14%) Software Testing
6 13 (22.41%) Automated Testing
7 12 (20.69%) Pair Programming
7 12 (20.69%) SDLC
8 10 (17.24%) Open Source
9 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (15.52%) Web Application Development
10 7 (12.07%) Programme Management
10 7 (12.07%) MVC
11 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (8.62%) Performance Testing
13 4 (6.90%) Automation Testing
13 4 (6.90%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) Java
2 29 (50.00%) SQL
3 25 (43.10%) C#
4 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.69%) Ruby
6 7 (12.07%) C++
7 3 (5.17%) Python
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 10 (17.24%) ISEB
3 6 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.90%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago