Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 102 116
Rank change year-on-year +14 +14 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 20 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.43% 1.05% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.66% 5.90% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 6
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £34,825 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,063 £37,500 £34,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 207 271 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.81% 17.82% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 183 210 261
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,200 £27,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,813 £51,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in the North East

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in the North East

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the North East

WebDriver
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +14 17 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Durham - 3 £37,500 -
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
1 20 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 15 (75.00%) BDD
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) TDD
4 10 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (45.00%) User Stories
6 8 (40.00%) SoapUI
6 8 (40.00%) Gherkin
6 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
7 7 (35.00%) Validation
7 7 (35.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (30.00%) Ranorex
8 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
9 5 (25.00%) SpecFlow
9 5 (25.00%) Big Data
9 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (25.00%) JMeter
9 5 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) GitHub
10 4 (20.00%) SDLC
10 4 (20.00%) Robot Framework
10 4 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (15.00%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (30.00%) Ranorex
5 5 (25.00%) JMeter
5 5 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
6 4 (20.00%) Robot Framework
6 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (15.00%) JUnit
8 2 (10.00%) NUnit
9 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
9 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
9 1 (5.00%) MSTest
9 1 (5.00%) Protractor
9 1 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (5.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Tester
2 5 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 5 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) SOAP
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) BDD
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (45.00%) User Stories
5 7 (35.00%) Validation
6 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (20.00%) ATDD
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Test Management
8 4 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Groovy
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (35.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Pega