Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 100 76
Rank change year-on-year +52 -24 +4
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 37 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.71% 0.39% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.78% 2.16% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 37 5 8
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.82% -31.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £42,500 £23,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £46,750 £45,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +11.89%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 197 232 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 19.78% 18.05% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 161 190 87
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Merseyside

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Merseyside

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Merseyside

WebDriver
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 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
Liverpool +54 35 £50,000 +81.82% 1
St Helens - 1 £57,500 - 1
Wirral - 1 £41,500 -
WebDriver
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 37 (100.00%) Selenium
2 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (89.19%) TDD
3 33 (89.19%) Banking
3 33 (89.19%) Software Engineering
3 33 (89.19%) MVC
3 33 (89.19%) Finance
3 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
3 33 (89.19%) PHP
3 33 (89.19%) MySQL
3 33 (89.19%) CSS
3 33 (89.19%) SOAP
3 33 (89.19%) HTML
3 33 (89.19%) Zend
3 33 (89.19%) CakePHP
3 33 (89.19%) HTML5
3 33 (89.19%) REST
3 33 (89.19%) CSS3
3 33 (89.19%) Laravel
3 33 (89.19%) Selenium IDE
3 33 (89.19%) Functional Testing
3 33 (89.19%) API Development
4 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
4 4 (10.81%) QA
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) Back Office
6 2 (5.41%) JMeter
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (89.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (100.00%) Selenium
2 33 (89.19%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) JMeter
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 33 (89.19%) Banking
1 33 (89.19%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
1 33 (89.19%) MySQL Developer
1 33 (89.19%) PHP Developer
1 33 (89.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 26 (70.27%) Agile Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Lead Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Lead PHP Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (2.70%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) CakePHP
1 33 (89.19%) CSS
1 33 (89.19%) CSS3
1 33 (89.19%) HTML
1 33 (89.19%) HTML5
1 33 (89.19%) Laravel
1 33 (89.19%) REST
1 33 (89.19%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (89.19%) API Development
2 33 (89.19%) Functional Testing
2 33 (89.19%) MVC
2 33 (89.19%) Software Engineering
2 33 (89.19%) TDD
3 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.11%) DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) BDD
5 2 (5.41%) Open Source
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) SDLC
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.41%) Test Planning
5 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.70%) Change Management
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
1 33 (89.19%) PHP
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
1 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Zend