Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WebDriver skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebDriver over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 260 298
Rank change year-on-year +113 +38 -13
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 113 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.81% 0.59% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.63% 4.03% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 126 49 33
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £62,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% +5.88%

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

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1173 1264 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.81% 14.60% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1092 1163
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Berkshire

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Berkshire

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Berkshire

WebDriver
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +97 82 £50,000 +8.11%
Newbury -4 25 £50,000 +53.85%
Wokingham - 4 £50,000 -
Bracknell +3 2 £55,000 +29.41% 1
WebDriver
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 110 (97.35%) Test Automation
2 92 (81.42%) Java
3 87 (76.99%) Selenium
4 83 (73.45%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (49.56%) Degree
6 54 (47.79%) JMeter
7 53 (46.90%) ISTQB
8 52 (46.02%) Test Scripting
9 49 (43.36%) Test Strategy
10 46 (40.71%) Computer Science Degree
11 44 (38.94%) Computer Science
12 42 (37.17%) BDD
13 39 (34.51%) Open Source
13 39 (34.51%) Linux
13 39 (34.51%) Test Management
13 39 (34.51%) JIRA
14 38 (33.63%) QA
15 35 (30.97%) C#
16 33 (29.20%) Regression Testing
16 33 (29.20%) Cucumber
17 31 (27.43%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (26.55%) SoapUI
18 30 (26.55%) Scrum
18 30 (26.55%) TDD
19 27 (23.89%) Jenkins
19 27 (23.89%) User Stories
20 26 (23.01%) Shell Script
20 26 (23.01%) Client/Server
21 25 (22.12%) Risk Management
21 25 (22.12%) Performance Testing

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.77%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.96%) SAP ERP
1 9 (7.96%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) DSL
1 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) SQLPlus
2 7 (6.19%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.77%) Big Data
3 2 (1.77%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 87 (76.99%) Selenium
2 54 (47.79%) JMeter
3 39 (34.51%) JIRA
4 33 (29.20%) Cucumber
5 30 (26.55%) SoapUI
6 27 (23.89%) Jenkins
7 20 (17.70%) LoadRunner
8 17 (15.04%) Git (software)
8 17 (15.04%) JUnit
9 12 (10.62%) HP UFT
10 11 (9.73%) TestNG
11 10 (8.85%) SpecFlow
12 9 (7.96%) eggPlant
12 9 (7.96%) Gatling
12 9 (7.96%) LoadUI
12 9 (7.96%) Maven
12 9 (7.96%) Toad
13 7 (6.19%) Eclipse
13 7 (6.19%) Subversion
14 6 (5.31%) IntelliJ
General
1 24 (21.24%) Digital Economy
2 12 (10.62%) Finance
3 9 (7.96%) Publishing
4 6 (5.31%) Retail
5 5 (4.42%) Marketing
6 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.65%) Electronics
7 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (37.17%) Tester
2 37 (32.74%) Software Tester
3 21 (18.58%) Analyst
3 21 (18.58%) Test Automation Engineer
3 21 (18.58%) Test Engineer
4 19 (16.81%) Test Analyst
5 18 (15.93%) Automation Tester
6 13 (11.50%) Developer
7 10 (8.85%) QA Engineer
8 9 (7.96%) SAP Analyst
8 9 (7.96%) SAP Test Analyst
9 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.31%) Test Leader
10 6 (5.31%) Test Team Leader
11 5 (4.42%) Automation Test Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) Java Developer
12 4 (3.54%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.04%) Web Services
2 16 (14.16%) SOAP
3 11 (9.73%) .NET
4 7 (6.19%) Gherkin
5 6 (5.31%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.54%) HTML
7 3 (2.65%) Apache Flex
7 3 (2.65%) CSS
7 3 (2.65%) GWT
7 3 (2.65%) REST
8 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.77%) Autofac
8 2 (1.77%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.77%) RESTful
8 2 (1.77%) Spring
8 2 (1.77%) StructureMap
8 2 (1.77%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 44 (38.94%) Computer Science
2 31 (27.43%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (23.01%) Client/Server
4 9 (7.96%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.31%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.77%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.77%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 39 (34.51%) Linux
2 22 (19.47%) Windows
3 4 (3.54%) Android
4 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.65%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (97.35%) Test Automation
2 83 (73.45%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (46.02%) Test Scripting
4 49 (43.36%) Test Strategy
5 42 (37.17%) BDD
6 39 (34.51%) Open Source
6 39 (34.51%) Test Management
7 33 (29.20%) Regression Testing
8 30 (26.55%) Scrum
8 30 (26.55%) TDD
9 27 (23.89%) User Stories
10 25 (22.12%) Performance Testing
10 25 (22.12%) Risk Management
11 24 (21.24%) Issue Tracking
12 21 (18.58%) Manual Testing
13 19 (16.81%) Continuous Delivery
13 19 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (15.93%) Functional Testing
14 18 (15.93%) Software Testing
14 18 (15.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (81.42%) Java
2 35 (30.97%) C#
3 26 (23.01%) Shell Script
4 24 (21.24%) SQL
5 9 (7.96%) Ruby
6 7 (6.19%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.31%) Perl
8 4 (3.54%) Python
9 2 (1.77%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
10 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (49.56%) Degree
2 53 (46.90%) ISTQB
3 46 (40.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (7.08%) ISEB
5 4 (3.54%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.65%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CCNA
7 1 (0.88%) CCNP
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (33.63%) QA
System Software
1 16 (14.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.31%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.77%) Grafana
Vendors
1 12 (10.62%) HP
1 12 (10.62%) SAP
2 4 (3.54%) Oracle
3 3 (2.65%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco
4 1 (0.88%) IBM