Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > North East
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 109 87
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22 +22
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 24 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.78% 0.97% 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.19% 6.16% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 18
North East median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £28,000 £35,000 £28,025
90th Percentile £44,750 £67,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 293 276 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.74% 15.73% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 251 239 208
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,500 £45,375
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.06%

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 +16 24 £40,000 -20.00% 5
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 24 (100.00%) Selenium
1 24 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 21 (87.50%) Java
3 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) Ruby
5 10 (41.67%) JSON
5 10 (41.67%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (41.67%) Performance Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 8 (33.33%) BDD
6 8 (33.33%) QA
6 8 (33.33%) TDD
7 7 (29.17%) JMeter
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Gatling
7 7 (29.17%) SDET
7 7 (29.17%) DBS Check
7 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
8 6 (25.00%) User Experience
8 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (25.00%) API Testing
8 6 (25.00%) System Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
3 7 (29.17%) Gatling
3 7 (29.17%) JMeter
4 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (12.50%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
1 14 (58.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 14 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 8 (33.33%) Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Java Automation Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Web Automation Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Web Tester
4 5 (20.83%) XML Tester
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (8.33%) Developer in Test
7 2 (8.33%) QA Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) JSON
1 10 (41.67%) XML
2 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Mindset
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (25.00%) Tandem
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Performance Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 8 (33.33%) BDD
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) SDET
6 6 (25.00%) API Testing
6 6 (25.00%) System Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) Ruby
3 4 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) Java 8
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker