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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 210 213
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 52 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.77% 0.43% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.57% 2.27% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 50 19 36
Median salary £47,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £32,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,500 £40,250
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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1455 1056 1229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 21.54% 19.06% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 930 1047
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 West

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver in the North West.

Salary trend for WebDriver in the North West

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Manchester -4 34 £45,000 +22.44% 8
Merseyside - 16 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire -30 2 £40,250 +15.00% 2
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 92 (100.00%) Selenium
2 80 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (81.52%) Test Automation
4 60 (65.22%) Java
5 55 (59.78%) TDD
6 49 (53.26%) BDD
7 46 (50.00%) Cucumber
7 46 (50.00%) C#
8 38 (41.30%) Test Scripting
9 32 (34.78%) Finance
9 32 (34.78%) SDLC
10 31 (33.70%) System Integration Testing
11 30 (32.61%) Jenkins
12 28 (30.43%) Gherkin
13 26 (28.26%) QA
13 26 (28.26%) Configuration Management
14 25 (27.17%) GitHub
15 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
16 19 (20.65%) JIRA
17 18 (19.57%) SQL
18 17 (18.48%) Functional Testing
19 16 (17.39%) PHP
19 16 (17.39%) Banking
19 16 (17.39%) QA Automation
20 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
20 15 (16.30%) Scrum
20 15 (16.30%) Selenium IDE
21 14 (15.22%) Laravel
21 14 (15.22%) REST
21 14 (15.22%) CSS3

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.17%) GitHub
2 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.09%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) MySQL
2 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 92 (100.00%) Selenium
2 46 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 30 (32.61%) Jenkins
4 19 (20.65%) JIRA
5 15 (16.30%) Selenium IDE
6 8 (8.70%) SpecFlow
7 4 (4.35%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.26%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.26%) GoCD
8 3 (3.26%) HP UFT
8 3 (3.26%) JMeter
8 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (3.26%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.17%) Calabash
9 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.17%) Zephyr
10 1 (1.09%) Maven
10 1 (1.09%) Protractor
10 1 (1.09%) Ranorex
General
1 32 (34.78%) Finance
2 16 (17.39%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Advertising
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (45.65%) Tester
2 36 (39.13%) Automation Tester
3 29 (31.52%) Senior Tester
4 28 (30.43%) Senior Automation Tester
5 15 (16.30%) Automation Engineer
5 15 (16.30%) Developer
5 15 (16.30%) QA Engineer
6 14 (15.22%) MySQL Developer
6 14 (15.22%) PHP Developer
6 14 (15.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 12 (13.04%) Analyst
7 12 (13.04%) QA Automation Engineer
7 12 (13.04%) Test Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) Java Engineer
8 9 (9.78%) Test Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) JIRA Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Agile Developer
10 7 (7.61%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (7.61%) Lead Developer
10 7 (7.61%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.43%) Gherkin
2 14 (15.22%) CakePHP
2 14 (15.22%) CSS
2 14 (15.22%) CSS3
2 14 (15.22%) HTML
2 14 (15.22%) HTML5
2 14 (15.22%) Laravel
2 14 (15.22%) REST
2 14 (15.22%) SOAP
3 8 (8.70%) .NET
4 6 (6.52%) XML
5 2 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.09%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.35%) iPad
1 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.26%) Online Games
3 2 (2.17%) EPoS
4 1 (1.09%) Fintech
4 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (81.52%) Test Automation
3 55 (59.78%) TDD
4 49 (53.26%) BDD
5 38 (41.30%) Test Scripting
6 32 (34.78%) SDLC
7 31 (33.70%) System Integration Testing
8 26 (28.26%) Configuration Management
9 17 (18.48%) Functional Testing
10 16 (17.39%) QA Automation
11 15 (16.30%) Scrum
11 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
12 14 (15.22%) API Development
12 14 (15.22%) MVC
13 11 (11.96%) Defect Management
13 11 (11.96%) Kanban
14 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (8.70%) Regression Testing
15 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
16 6 (6.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.22%) Java
2 46 (50.00%) C#
3 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.57%) SQL
5 16 (17.39%) PHP
6 7 (7.61%) Ruby
7 5 (5.43%) Python
8 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.26%) VBScript
10 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) ISEB
2 8 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.35%) Degree
4 3 (3.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.26%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.17%) GCP
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Ansible
1 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Zend
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.17%) SAP
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