The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 200 199 193
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 29 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.32% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.52% 2.25% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +55.17%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
824 711 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.47% 14.05% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 719 642 371
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Birmingham - 14 £40,000 - 1
Solihull - 9 £42,500 -
Staffordshire -4 2 £33,750 -20.58%
Shropshire - 2 £32,000 -
Warwickshire -26 1 £32,000 -28.88%
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 41 (93.18%) Selenium
2 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (68.18%) QA
4 22 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 22 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 19 (43.18%) BDD
5 19 (43.18%) Java
5 19 (43.18%) Web Services
6 18 (40.91%) TDD
7 17 (38.64%) Cucumber
7 17 (38.64%) SpecFlow
8 14 (31.82%) Scrum
8 14 (31.82%) Automated Testing
8 14 (31.82%) Automation Testing
9 13 (29.55%) Software Testing
9 13 (29.55%) SQL
10 12 (27.27%) Compatibility Testing
11 11 (25.00%) SDLC
11 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (25.00%) HTML
11 11 (25.00%) CSS
11 11 (25.00%) C#
11 11 (25.00%) Workflow
12 10 (22.73%) OOP
12 10 (22.73%) JIRA
12 10 (22.73%) Appium
12 10 (22.73%) TestNG
12 10 (22.73%) JBehave
13 9 (20.45%) Defect Management
13 9 (20.45%) Manual Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (4.55%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Development Applications
1 41 (93.18%) Selenium
2 17 (38.64%) Cucumber
2 17 (38.64%) SpecFlow
3 10 (22.73%) Appium
3 10 (22.73%) JBehave
3 10 (22.73%) JIRA
3 10 (22.73%) TestNG
4 7 (15.91%) FogBugz
4 7 (15.91%) NeoLoad
4 7 (15.91%) TeamCity
5 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.82%) PHPUnit
7 2 (4.55%) AccuRev
8 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.27%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
1 15 (34.09%) Test Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Automation Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Automation Test Analyst
3 11 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 11 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) QA Leader
4 10 (22.73%) Test Leader
4 10 (22.73%) Tester
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Test Analyst
5 9 (20.45%) QA Analyst
5 9 (20.45%) QA Test Analyst
5 9 (20.45%) Test Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Automation Tester
7 7 (15.91%) Development Analyst
7 7 (15.91%) Software Development Analyst
8 6 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Software Tester
9 5 (11.36%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (9.09%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) Web Services
2 11 (25.00%) CSS
2 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 7 (15.91%) .NET
3 7 (15.91%) Gherkin
3 7 (15.91%) XML
4 3 (6.82%) CSS3
4 3 (6.82%) HTML5
5 2 (4.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 22 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 19 (43.18%) BDD
4 18 (40.91%) TDD
5 14 (31.82%) Automated Testing
5 14 (31.82%) Automation Testing
5 14 (31.82%) Scrum
6 13 (29.55%) Software Testing
7 12 (27.27%) Compatibility Testing
8 11 (25.00%) SDLC
8 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (25.00%) Workflow
9 10 (22.73%) OOP
10 9 (20.45%) Defect Management
10 9 (20.45%) Manual Testing
11 7 (15.91%) OO
11 7 (15.91%) Web Development
12 6 (13.64%) QA Automation
12 6 (13.64%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
6 2 (4.55%) Scala
7 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (68.18%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) SDET
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Dynatrace
1 5 (11.36%) New Relic