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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 160 198 220
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +22
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 62 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 0.33% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.90% 1.95% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 1
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
1051 873 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.27% 16.99% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 892 769 751
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 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 August 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 27 August 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 +15 26 £53,500 +57.35% 2
Wiltshire +10 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Somerset -8 12 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Dorset - 4 - -
Gloucestershire -4 1 £52,500 +84.21% 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 70 (80.46%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (78.16%) Selenium
3 46 (52.87%) Test Automation
4 43 (49.43%) Open Source
5 41 (47.13%) Scrum
6 33 (37.93%) Test Scripting
7 30 (34.48%) Waterfall
7 30 (34.48%) V-Model
7 30 (34.48%) JUnit
8 26 (29.89%) Test Strategy
9 24 (27.59%) C#
10 23 (26.44%) Ruby
10 23 (26.44%) WATIR
11 20 (22.99%) SQL
11 20 (22.99%) Cucumber
12 17 (19.54%) Software Testing
13 16 (18.39%) Java
14 15 (17.24%) TDD
14 15 (17.24%) Finance
15 14 (16.09%) Automation Testing
15 14 (16.09%) QA
16 13 (14.94%) Web Services
17 12 (13.79%) Relational Database
17 12 (13.79%) BDD
18 11 (12.64%) Automated Testing
19 10 (11.49%) Validation
19 10 (11.49%) ISEB
19 10 (11.49%) .NET
19 10 (11.49%) FitNesse
19 10 (11.49%) Test Management

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) GitHub
2 4 (4.60%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.20%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 68 (78.16%) Selenium
2 30 (34.48%) JUnit
3 23 (26.44%) WATIR
4 20 (22.99%) Cucumber
5 10 (11.49%) FitNesse
6 9 (10.34%) TestNG
6 9 (10.34%) JMeter
6 9 (10.34%) Selenium IDE
7 8 (9.20%) SpecFlow
8 6 (6.90%) Ranorex
9 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
9 5 (5.75%) Hudson
9 5 (5.75%) Bugzilla
9 5 (5.75%) JIRA
9 5 (5.75%) TeamCity
10 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
10 4 (4.60%) MbUnit
10 4 (4.60%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Banking
2 9 (10.34%) Retail
2 9 (10.34%) Retail Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Test Leader
3 18 (20.69%) Test Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Tester
5 10 (11.49%) Team Leader
5 10 (11.49%) Test Team Leader
5 10 (11.49%) Test Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) QA Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Quality Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Tester
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) QA Tester
10 4 (4.60%) Technical Tester
10 4 (4.60%) Test Manager
10 4 (4.60%) Automation Tester
10 4 (4.60%) Quality Analyst
11 3 (3.45%) Web Test Analyst
11 3 (3.45%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) Web Services
2 10 (11.49%) .NET
3 8 (9.20%) Gherkin
4 5 (5.75%) RESTful
5 4 (4.60%) SOAP
6 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.45%) Silverlight
6 3 (3.45%) HTML5
6 3 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (49.43%) Open Source
2 8 (9.20%) Blog
3 1 (1.15%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) UNIX
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (80.46%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (52.87%) Test Automation
3 41 (47.13%) Scrum
4 33 (37.93%) Test Scripting
5 30 (34.48%) Waterfall
5 30 (34.48%) V-Model
6 26 (29.89%) Test Strategy
7 17 (19.54%) Software Testing
8 15 (17.24%) TDD
9 14 (16.09%) Automation Testing
10 12 (13.79%) BDD
11 11 (12.64%) Automated Testing
12 10 (11.49%) Validation
12 10 (11.49%) Test Management
13 9 (10.34%) User Stories
13 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (10.34%) Use Case
14 8 (9.20%) Benchmarking
14 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
14 8 (9.20%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.59%) C#
2 23 (26.44%) Ruby
3 20 (22.99%) SQL
4 16 (18.39%) Java
5 6 (6.90%) Python
6 5 (5.75%) Perl
7 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) ISEB
2 9 (10.34%) Degree
3 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.15%) SAP
1 1 (1.15%) HP
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago