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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 175 188 213
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +25
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 60 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 0.41% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.63% 2.38% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 1
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
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
1066 881 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.45% 17.33% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 894 787 669
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,100 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

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 September 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 17 September 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 +6 22 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Wiltshire +13 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Somerset -7 12 £33,750 -20.58%
Dorset -1 4 - -
Devon - 1 £45,000 - 2
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 86 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (80.43%) Selenium
3 46 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 44 (47.83%) Mentoring
5 43 (46.74%) Scrum
5 43 (46.74%) Open Source
6 35 (38.04%) Test Scripting
7 31 (33.70%) JUnit
8 30 (32.61%) V-Model
8 30 (32.61%) Waterfall
9 27 (29.35%) Test Strategy
10 26 (28.26%) C#
11 23 (25.00%) Ruby
11 23 (25.00%) WATIR
12 21 (22.83%) SQL
13 20 (21.74%) Cucumber
14 18 (19.57%) Software Testing
15 17 (18.48%) Java
16 16 (17.39%) Finance
16 16 (17.39%) TDD
17 14 (15.22%) .NET
17 14 (15.22%) QA
17 14 (15.22%) BDD
17 14 (15.22%) Automation Testing
18 13 (14.13%) Web Services
19 12 (13.04%) Relational Database
20 11 (11.96%) Validation
20 11 (11.96%) Automated Testing
20 11 (11.96%) Test Management
20 11 (11.96%) TestNG

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) GitHub
2 4 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.09%) MySQL
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 74 (80.43%) Selenium
2 31 (33.70%) JUnit
3 23 (25.00%) WATIR
4 20 (21.74%) Cucumber
5 11 (11.96%) Selenium IDE
5 11 (11.96%) TestNG
6 10 (10.87%) FitNesse
6 10 (10.87%) SpecFlow
7 9 (9.78%) JMeter
8 6 (6.52%) Ranorex
9 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
9 5 (5.43%) Hudson
9 5 (5.43%) Bugzilla
9 5 (5.43%) JIRA
9 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
10 4 (4.35%) MbUnit
10 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
10 4 (4.35%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (1.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (17.39%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Banking
2 9 (9.78%) Retail
2 9 (9.78%) Retail Banking
3 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Analyst
2 22 (23.91%) Test Analyst
3 19 (20.65%) Test Leader
4 12 (13.04%) Tester
5 11 (11.96%) Test Team Leader
5 11 (11.96%) Team Leader
6 10 (10.87%) Test Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) QA Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Quality Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Tester
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Technical Test Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) QA Tester
11 4 (4.35%) Technical Tester
11 4 (4.35%) Test Manager
11 4 (4.35%) Automation Tester
11 4 (4.35%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) .NET
2 13 (14.13%) Web Services
3 8 (8.70%) Gherkin
4 6 (6.52%) RESTful
5 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.35%) HTML
6 4 (4.35%) SOAP
7 3 (3.26%) Silverlight
7 3 (3.26%) HTML5
8 1 (1.09%) jQuery
8 1 (1.09%) Ember.js
8 1 (1.09%) Struts
8 1 (1.09%) CSS
8 1 (1.09%) JSP
8 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.09%) Lucene
8 1 (1.09%) Spring
8 1 (1.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 43 (46.74%) Open Source
2 8 (8.70%) Blog
3 2 (2.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) UNIX
2 5 (5.43%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 44 (47.83%) Mentoring
4 43 (46.74%) Scrum
5 35 (38.04%) Test Scripting
6 30 (32.61%) Waterfall
6 30 (32.61%) V-Model
7 27 (29.35%) Test Strategy
8 18 (19.57%) Software Testing
9 16 (17.39%) TDD
10 14 (15.22%) Automation Testing
10 14 (15.22%) BDD
11 11 (11.96%) Test Planning
11 11 (11.96%) Test Management
11 11 (11.96%) Automated Testing
11 11 (11.96%) Validation
12 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (9.78%) Use Case
13 9 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (9.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.26%) C#
2 23 (25.00%) Ruby
3 21 (22.83%) SQL
4 17 (18.48%) Java
5 6 (6.52%) Python
6 5 (5.43%) Perl
7 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) ISEB
2 9 (9.78%) Degree
3 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (2.17%) SAP
2 1 (1.09%) HP
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