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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 181 197 194
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 26 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.023% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.74% 0.20% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
695 488 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.84% 11.06% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 631 394 537
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Warwickshire - 15 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 7 £42,500 -
Solihull - 2 £33,250 -
Birmingham -13 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Selenium
2 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 18 (41.86%) Software Testing
4 18 (41.86%) Automation Testing
5 17 (39.53%) Java
5 17 (39.53%) Test Scripting
5 17 (39.53%) Android
5 17 (39.53%) Apple iOS
6 14 (32.56%) Groovy
6 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
6 14 (32.56%) JMeter
7 13 (30.23%) Windows
8 12 (27.91%) Linux
8 12 (27.91%) Google
8 12 (27.91%) GoogleTest
9 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
10 6 (13.95%) Appcelerator
10 6 (13.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.63%) QA
11 5 (11.63%) Finance
12 4 (9.30%) CSS
12 4 (9.30%) HTML
12 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
12 4 (9.30%) JIRA
13 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (6.98%) Open Source
13 3 (6.98%) SQL
14 2 (4.65%) Back Office

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (32.56%) JMeter
3 12 (27.91%) GoogleTest
4 6 (13.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (9.30%) JIRA
6 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.33%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.33%) WATIR
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Tester
2 17 (39.53%) Automation Engineer
3 15 (34.88%) Automation Tester
4 14 (32.56%) Software Tester
5 9 (20.93%) Senior Tester
5 9 (20.93%) Senior Software Tester
5 9 (20.93%) Senior Automation Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) QA Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.33%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Senior QA Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) HTML
1 4 (9.30%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Open Source
2 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Android
1 17 (39.53%) Apple iOS
2 13 (30.23%) Windows
3 12 (27.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Software Testing
2 18 (41.86%) Automation Testing
3 17 (39.53%) Test Scripting
4 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
8 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.33%) System Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.33%) Scrum
9 1 (2.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 14 (32.56%) Groovy
4 3 (6.98%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Google
2 6 (13.95%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.33%) AccuRev