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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 85 83
Rank change year-on-year +24 -2  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.58% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.57% 2.50% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
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 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 105 120 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.49% 14.89% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 95 112 157
Median salary £35,000 £37,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.65% -5.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +21 7 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Durham - 2 £34,500 -
WebDriver
England

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

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (90.00%) Selenium
3 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 12 (60.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) BDD
5 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
6 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
7 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (25.00%) Gherkin
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (20.00%) QA
9 4 (20.00%) Ruby
9 4 (20.00%) C#
9 4 (20.00%) JUnit
9 4 (20.00%) Python
10 3 (15.00%) Microservices
10 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.00%) Scrum
11 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
11 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
11 2 (10.00%) Games
11 2 (10.00%) WCAG
11 2 (10.00%) .NET
11 2 (10.00%) Web Services
11 2 (10.00%) Linux
11 2 (10.00%) OO
11 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Selenium
2 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) CircleCI
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) RSpec
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (5.00%) Appium
5 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Tester
2 7 (35.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Automation Tester
4 4 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Tester
7 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (5.00%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (55.00%) BDD
3 9 (45.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) Microservices
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (10.00%) OO
8 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) Ruby
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary plus benefits & b
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