The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 230 192 228
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +36
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 20 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.52% 0.051%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% 3.13% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 2
Average salary £32,250 £38,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.77% +72.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1115 894 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.40% 16.64% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 895 715 695
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire -38 19 £32,500 -16.12% 2
South Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 - 2
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 49 (100.00%) Selenium
2 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) Java
3 22 (44.90%) ISEB
3 22 (44.90%) QA
4 21 (42.86%) Automation Testing
5 17 (34.69%) Software Testing
6 11 (22.45%) BDD
7 10 (20.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
7 10 (20.41%) SoapUI
8 9 (18.37%) TDD
8 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
8 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
8 9 (18.37%) User Stories
9 8 (16.33%) C#
9 8 (16.33%) SQL
9 8 (16.33%) Scrum
9 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 6 (12.24%) Maven
11 6 (12.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (10.20%) SOAP
13 4 (8.16%) LoadRunner
13 4 (8.16%) JMeter
13 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
13 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
13 4 (8.16%) WATIR
13 4 (8.16%) Test Management
13 4 (8.16%) Open Source

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 2 (4.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) MySQL
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (20.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (20.41%) SoapUI
3 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
4 6 (12.24%) Maven
5 4 (8.16%) WATIR
5 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.16%) LoadRunner
5 4 (8.16%) JMeter
6 3 (6.12%) Ant
6 3 (6.12%) FitNesse
6 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.12%) JBehave
6 3 (6.12%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.04%) eggPlant
8 1 (2.04%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Analyst
1 24 (48.98%) Test Analyst
2 18 (36.73%) Tester
3 13 (26.53%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) Automation Tester
5 7 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (12.24%) Automation Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Software Tester
8 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Junior
10 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Web Tester
11 1 (2.04%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Open Source
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 17 (34.69%) Software Testing
4 11 (22.45%) BDD
5 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
6 9 (18.37%) User Stories
6 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
6 9 (18.37%) TDD
7 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
7 8 (16.33%) Scrum
8 7 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Test Management
9 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.12%) OOP
10 3 (6.12%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Web Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Regression Testing
10 3 (6.12%) User Experience Design
10 3 (6.12%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) Java
2 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) C#
3 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) ISEB
2 6 (12.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (44.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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