The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 187 172 180
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 12 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.52% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.68% 3.01% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 4
Average salary £35,000 £31,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.23% -29.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.34%
WebDriver
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
716 732 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.04% 17.20% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 634 554 666
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WebDriver
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

WebDriver
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Leeds -10 10 £35,000 +19.65%
Wakefield - 2 £27,500 -
WebDriver
Yorkshire

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 39 (100.00%) Selenium
2 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (69.23%) Java
4 21 (53.85%) Automation Testing
5 18 (46.15%) ISEB
6 13 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
8 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
9 9 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (20.51%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (20.51%) QA
11 7 (17.95%) XML
11 7 (17.95%) Cucumber
11 7 (17.95%) BDD
12 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
12 6 (15.38%) SQL
13 5 (12.82%) SOAP
13 5 (12.82%) Web Services
13 5 (12.82%) Oracle
13 5 (12.82%) FTP
13 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
13 5 (12.82%) Maven
13 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
13 5 (12.82%) SoapUI
13 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
14 4 (10.26%) User Experience
14 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
14 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
14 4 (10.26%) UX Design
14 4 (10.26%) Waterfall

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (12.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (20.51%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (17.95%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.82%) Maven
4 5 (12.82%) SoapUI
5 4 (10.26%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.56%) JIRA
6 1 (2.56%) eggPlant
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
1 23 (58.97%) Test Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Tester
3 9 (23.08%) Agile Test Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Automation Tester
5 7 (17.95%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) Automation Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Software Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Automation Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Tester
8 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) XML
2 5 (12.82%) SOAP
2 5 (12.82%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Automation Testing
3 13 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
6 7 (17.95%) BDD
7 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.26%) UX Design
9 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.26%) Usability Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Scrum
9 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.26%) OOP
9 4 (10.26%) RAD
10 3 (7.69%) Migration
10 3 (7.69%) Kanban
10 3 (7.69%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) ISEB
2 9 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle