The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 94 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 3 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 1.10% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 6.67% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 0
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
WebDriver
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
194 210 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.85% 16.46% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 173 202 90
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,077 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Wales region.

WebDriver Salary Trend in Wales

WebDriver
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Wales -9 1 £37,000 +5.71%
West Wales - 1 - -
WebDriver
UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 13 (72.22%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) Web Services
4 12 (66.67%) Maven
4 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
5 11 (61.11%) BDD
5 11 (61.11%) JBehave
5 11 (61.11%) Groovy
6 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
6 10 (55.56%) CruiseControl
6 10 (55.56%) Ant
7 9 (50.00%) SOA
7 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
9 7 (38.89%) Finance
9 7 (38.89%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (38.89%) Calabash
10 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (33.33%) JUnit
10 6 (33.33%) SOAP
10 6 (33.33%) SQL
11 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
11 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
11 5 (27.78%) Scrum
11 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 12 (66.67%) Maven
4 11 (61.11%) JBehave
5 10 (55.56%) Ant
5 10 (55.56%) CruiseControl
6 7 (38.89%) Calabash
7 6 (33.33%) JUnit
8 5 (27.78%) JIRA
8 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
9 4 (22.22%) Robotium
10 3 (16.67%) eggPlant
10 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
10 3 (16.67%) Subversion
11 2 (11.11%) Hudson
11 2 (11.11%) Gerrit
12 1 (5.56%) WATIR
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Android
1 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 11 (61.11%) BDD
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
5 9 (50.00%) SOA
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
7 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Code Coverage
9 2 (11.11%) Test Management
9 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
10 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (5.56%) User Stories
10 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Groovy
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) XQuery
5 2 (11.11%) XPath
6 1 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) HP