Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 157 148
Rank change year-on-year +32 -9 -18
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 11 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.57% 0.34% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.19% 1.66% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 9
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £39,400 £36,500
90th Percentile £40,600 £47,750 £44,050
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -8.60% +24.00%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 502 604 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.80% 20.70% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 369 445 425
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,100 £63,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Cheshire

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Cheshire

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Cheshire

WebDriver
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
Crewe +6 4 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Warrington +20 3 £25,500 -46.32% 1
Chester - 3 £40,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 1 - -
WebDriver
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) QA
4 8 (72.73%) Java
4 8 (72.73%) C#
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) JIRA
6 5 (45.45%) REST
6 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
7 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
7 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
8 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (27.27%) Robotic Process Automation
8 3 (27.27%) IBM
8 3 (27.27%) JUnit
8 3 (27.27%) SOAP
8 3 (27.27%) Maven
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
8 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (27.27%) Hudson
8 3 (27.27%) SDLC
8 3 (27.27%) API Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
9 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
9 2 (18.18%) Protractor

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
4 3 (27.27%) Hudson
4 3 (27.27%) JUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Maven
5 2 (18.18%) Protractor
5 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
5 2 (18.18%) Zephyr
6 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
6 1 (9.09%) JMeter
6 1 (9.09%) NUnit
6 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (9.09%) TestNG
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
2 3 (27.27%) Junior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Junior QA Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Software QA Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
1 2 (18.18%) Robotics
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) API Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Robotic Process Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 2 (18.18%) Groovy
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) VBScript
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM