Period
to 12 April 2021

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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > North East
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 98 86
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12 +37
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 10 5 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.92% 0.38% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.10% 1.90% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 25
10th Percentile £33,725 £30,100 £28,000
25th Percentile £35,188 £34,750 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £40,000 £37,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% +8.11% -26.00%
75th Percentile £47,500 " £43,750
90th Percentile £48,000 £42,550 £46,500
England median annual salary £57,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% -

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 196 263 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.01% 20.23% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 183 174 201
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing WebDriver as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WebDriver in the North East.

Salary trend for WebDriver in the North East

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebDriver in the North East over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

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 12 April 2021. 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 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Durham - 2 £35,000 - 1
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, IT jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) QA
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (30.00%) Confluence
7 2 (20.00%) Postman
7 2 (20.00%) Public Sector
7 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (20.00%) SDET
7 2 (20.00%) Fintech
7 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) ISEB

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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (10.00%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (20.00%) Cypress.io
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter
4 2 (20.00%) Postman
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (10.00%) Appium
5 1 (10.00%) Calabash
5 1 (10.00%) Gatling
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) JBehave
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) JUnit
5 1 (10.00%) Protractor
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) Fintech
5 2 (20.00%) SDET
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) API Testing
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian