The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 81 92
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 6 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.89% 0.42% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.69% 2.16% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 9
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 128 185 266
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 19.08% 19.51% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 117 161 231
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Kent

WebDriver
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Tunbridge Wells +6 4 £32,500 -27.77%
WebDriver
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (73.33%) QA
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) User Stories
6 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (26.67%) JIRA
7 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
8 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (20.00%) XML
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) C#
9 2 (13.33%) Scrum
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (13.33%) HTML
9 2 (13.33%) Java
9 2 (13.33%) SOAP
9 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
9 2 (13.33%) Confluence
9 2 (13.33%) REST
9 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) SDLC

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (13.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
3 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) QA Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (26.67%) Tester
6 3 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (13.33%) QA Automation Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Junior
8 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) ActiveX
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) User Stories
4 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle