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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 208 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 10 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.15% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 0
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
790 640 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.11% 11.78% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 694 569 597
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 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
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 22 September 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
Staffordshire - 9 £33,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (68.42%) Test Scripting
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) QA
5 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Java
5 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
6 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Retail
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) C#
8 5 (26.32%) JIRA
9 4 (21.05%) .NET
10 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
11 2 (10.53%) Open Source
11 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
11 2 (10.53%) BDD
11 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
11 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
11 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
11 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
11 2 (10.53%) jMock
11 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
11 2 (10.53%) REST
11 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
11 2 (10.53%) LoadUI
11 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
11 2 (10.53%) Back Office
11 2 (10.53%) JMeter

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.53%) jMock
3 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.53%) LoadUI
3 2 (10.53%) JMeter
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Tester
2 7 (36.84%) QA Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Automation Tester
4 4 (21.05%) QA Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
6 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) JMS
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Test Scripting
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
3 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
4 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) User Stories
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft