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

Selenium WebDriver
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 166 171
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 34 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.82% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.45% 2.44% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 13
Median salary £45,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.44% -2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,250 £38,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 985 696 755
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.83% 20.15% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 841 612 662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Manchester

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Manchester

WebDriver
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 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
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
Stockport - 2 £47,500 -
Salford - 1 £42,500 -
WebDriver
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 71 (100.00%) Selenium
2 68 (95.77%) Test Automation
3 61 (85.92%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (80.28%) Java
5 49 (69.01%) BDD
6 43 (60.56%) Cucumber
7 42 (59.15%) C#
8 41 (57.75%) TDD
9 38 (53.52%) Test Scripting
10 30 (42.25%) Jenkins
10 30 (42.25%) SDLC
11 29 (40.85%) System Integration Testing
12 28 (39.44%) Gherkin
13 26 (36.62%) Configuration Management
14 24 (33.80%) QA
14 24 (33.80%) GitHub
15 17 (23.94%) Finance
16 16 (22.54%) JIRA
17 15 (21.13%) Scrum
17 15 (21.13%) SQL
17 15 (21.13%) QA Automation
18 11 (15.49%) Defect Management
18 11 (15.49%) Kanban
19 9 (12.68%) ISEB
20 8 (11.27%) .NET
20 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
20 8 (11.27%) SpecFlow
21 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
21 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
21 7 (9.86%) ISTQB

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (4.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (33.80%) GitHub
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 71 (100.00%) Selenium
2 43 (60.56%) Cucumber
3 30 (42.25%) Jenkins
4 16 (22.54%) JIRA
5 8 (11.27%) SpecFlow
6 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.23%) Bitbucket
7 3 (4.23%) GoCD
7 3 (4.23%) HP UFT
7 3 (4.23%) JMeter
7 3 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.82%) Calabash
8 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.82%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.41%) Protractor
9 1 (1.41%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.41%) Selenium IDE
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Tester
2 35 (49.30%) Automation Tester
3 28 (39.44%) Senior Automation Tester
3 28 (39.44%) Senior Tester
4 15 (21.13%) Automation Engineer
4 15 (21.13%) QA Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) QA Automation Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) Test Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) Java Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) JIRA Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Test Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 4 (5.63%) Selenium Tester
12 3 (4.23%) JavaScript Engineer
12 3 (4.23%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) Gherkin
2 8 (11.27%) .NET
3 4 (5.63%) XML
4 2 (2.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) iPad
1 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Online Games
3 2 (2.82%) EPoS
4 1 (1.41%) Fintech
4 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (95.77%) Test Automation
2 61 (85.92%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (69.01%) BDD
4 41 (57.75%) TDD
5 38 (53.52%) Test Scripting
6 30 (42.25%) SDLC
7 29 (40.85%) System Integration Testing
8 26 (36.62%) Configuration Management
9 15 (21.13%) QA Automation
9 15 (21.13%) Scrum
10 11 (15.49%) Defect Management
10 11 (15.49%) Kanban
11 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
12 6 (8.45%) Regression Testing
13 5 (7.04%) Coaching
14 4 (5.63%) DevOps
14 4 (5.63%) Performance Testing
14 4 (5.63%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 57 (80.28%) Java
2 42 (59.15%) C#
3 15 (21.13%) SQL
4 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.45%) Ruby
6 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.63%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.23%) VBScript
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) ISEB
2 7 (9.86%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.63%) Degree
4 3 (4.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (33.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Ansible
1 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.82%) SAP
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