Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 89 111
Rank change year-on-year -32 +22 +11
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 6 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.35% 1.49% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.64% 9.33% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 10
North East median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% +7.69% +8.33%
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 366 193 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.47% 16.02% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 304 176 210
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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 -41 6 £50,000 +42.86% 2
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) SoapUI
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 4 (66.67%) JMeter
3 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Ranorex
3 4 (66.67%) Robot Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) MSTest
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Management
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Java

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 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) SoapUI
3 4 (66.67%) JMeter
3 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (66.67%) MSTest
3 4 (66.67%) Ranorex
3 4 (66.67%) Robot Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) RSpec
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Tester
2 3 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) QA Leader
2 3 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Management
4 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (33.33%) User Stories
6 1 (16.67%) Coaching
6 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Capita