Period
to 26 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > North West
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 170 271 261
Rank change year-on-year +101 -10 0
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 24 60 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.61% 0.58% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.15% 2.68% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 60 93
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £54,350 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 761 2,240 2,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.26% 21.47% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 640 1,688 2,078
Median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,275 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in the North West

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WebDriver in the North West.

Salary trend for WebDriver in the North West

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebDriver in the North West over the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the North West

WebDriver
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the North West region over the 6 months to 26 September 2020. 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
Manchester +103 21 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Cheshire +36 3 £55,000 +37.50%
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 24 (100.00%) Selenium
2 23 (95.83%) Test Automation
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (41.67%) Line Management
4 10 (41.67%) Creative Thinking
5 8 (33.33%) QA
5 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 8 (33.33%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.67%) JIRA
8 4 (16.67%) .NET
8 4 (16.67%) HTML
8 4 (16.67%) CSS
8 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 3 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (12.50%) SDLC
9 3 (12.50%) Protractor
9 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) Java
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 3 (12.50%) Node.js
9 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 3 (12.50%) Protractor
3 3 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.33%) Fiddler
4 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.33%) Mocha
4 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.17%) Hudson
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
5 1 (4.17%) NUnit
5 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.17%) TestNG
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Test Automation Manager
1 9 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Tester
3 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Head of QA
4 1 (4.17%) Head of Test
4 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) QA Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) Node.js
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) React
3 2 (8.33%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Test Automation
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Creative Thinking
3 10 (41.67%) Line Management
4 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) API Testing
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft