The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for WebDriver skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 57 88 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.24% 0.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.08% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £38,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  

WebDriver is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 113 107 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 17.52% 13.23% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 92 78 98
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing WebDriver as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Bedfordshire

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Bedfordshire

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Bedfordshire

WebDriver
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 5 £37,500 -
Luton +4 1 £45,000 -
WebDriver
East of England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
7 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
7 4 (26.67%) QA
8 3 (20.00%) SaaS
8 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (20.00%) BDD
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (20.00%) TDD
9 2 (13.33%) Retail
9 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
9 2 (13.33%) .NET
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 2 (13.33%) OO
9 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (13.33%) JMeter
9 2 (13.33%) Line Management
9 2 (13.33%) SDLC
9 2 (13.33%) JIRA
9 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Open Source

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Robot Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer in Test
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Test Assurance Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) QA Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft