The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 193 197 192
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 8 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.14% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 1.11% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
496 631 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.00% 12.39% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 397 554 554
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
WebDriver
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 8 £45,000 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Web Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) WATIR
4 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (11.11%) JMeter
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) WATIR
2 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) QA Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) QA Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Web Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA