Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 40 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +25 -
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 13 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.26% 2.13% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.61% 13.04% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 1
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -5.71%

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 Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 112 46 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 28.07% 16.31% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 99 42 77
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,600 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,000 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +7.14%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Chester

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Chester region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 13 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 12 (92.31%) Cucumber
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Process Improvement
3 11 (84.62%) SpecFlow
3 11 (84.62%) Gherkin
3 11 (84.62%) QA
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) LoadUI
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
1 13 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 12 (92.31%) Cucumber
3 11 (84.62%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.69%) LoadUI
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Automation Tester
1 10 (76.92%) Senior Automation Tester
1 10 (76.92%) Senior Tester
1 10 (76.92%) Tester
2 8 (61.54%) Lead Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
3 11 (84.62%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) QA