The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 94 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 11 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.82% 1.33% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.91% 8.63% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 0
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -6.41%
Development Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
224 197 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.69% 15.37% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 201 181 97
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WebDriver
UK

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

WebDriver Salary Histogram 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 1 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 -13 10 £50,000 +42.85%
WebDriver
UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) SoapUI
3 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 12 (75.00%) Maven
3 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (75.00%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) Web Services
4 11 (68.75%) Groovy
4 11 (68.75%) JBehave
4 11 (68.75%) BDD
4 11 (68.75%) TDD
5 10 (62.50%) CruiseControl
5 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
5 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (62.50%) Ant
6 9 (56.25%) SOA
7 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
7 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (43.75%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (43.75%) Calabash
8 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (37.50%) JUnit
8 6 (37.50%) SOAP
8 6 (37.50%) SQL
8 6 (37.50%) Finance
9 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
9 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
9 5 (31.25%) JIRA
9 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (18.75%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) SoapUI
3 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (75.00%) Maven
4 11 (68.75%) JBehave
5 10 (62.50%) CruiseControl
5 10 (62.50%) Ant
6 7 (43.75%) Calabash
7 6 (37.50%) JUnit
8 5 (31.25%) JIRA
8 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
9 4 (25.00%) Robotium
10 3 (18.75%) eggPlant
10 3 (18.75%) Subversion
10 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
11 2 (12.50%) Hudson
11 2 (12.50%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Replication
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (25.00%) Android
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) BDD
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (56.25%) SOA
5 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
8 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Test Management
9 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
9 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 1 (6.25%) User Stories
10 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Groovy
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) XPath
5 2 (12.50%) XQuery
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) HP