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

Selenium WebDriver
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 84 105
Rank change year-on-year -30 +21 +13
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 3 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.21% 1.54% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% 10.29% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 14
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £34,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £64,063 £37,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 339 204 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.96% 14.98% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 290 181 205
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,725 £26,000 £28,533
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,063 £51,250
England median annual salary £52,450 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.90% +5.26% +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
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 November 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 -26 3 £42,500 -10.53% 6
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) SDET
2 2 (66.67%) DBS Check
2 2 (66.67%) Gatling
2 2 (66.67%) Java 8
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Podcast
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements

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 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Gatling
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer in Test
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer in Test
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) XML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDET
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Java 8
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DBS Check