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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 74 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 11 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.73% 0.46% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.57% 2.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.67% -3.12%  

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 115 105 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.05% 16.20% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 106 83 148
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £47,746 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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
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 3 months to 28 March 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
Tyne and Wear +17 11 £37,500 +25.00% 4
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Selenium
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
4 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
6 5 (27.78%) Ruby
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 2 (11.11%) Web Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 2 (11.11%) WCAG
9 2 (11.11%) JIRA
9 2 (11.11%) QA
9 2 (11.11%) .NET
9 2 (11.11%) JUnit
9 2 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) Python
9 2 (11.11%) Games
9 2 (11.11%) User Stories
9 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 2 (11.11%) ATDD
9 2 (11.11%) Functional Programming
9 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking

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:

Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (11.11%) RSpec
5 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.56%) JBehave
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.56%) QADirector
5 1 (5.56%) QARun
5 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Automation Tester
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Tester
5 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.11%) ATDD
6 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Programming
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.11%) User Stories
6 2 (11.11%) Web Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Microservices
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Ruby
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
1 2 (11.11%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 18 days ago