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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
England / North West
Rank 208 192 237
Rank change year-on-year -16 +45  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 40 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.66% 0.76% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.20% 3.56% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 18
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,875 £37,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  

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 1250 1209 1143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 20.62% 21.26% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1055 1005
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -12 37 £43,750 +9.37% 7
Merseyside -9 2 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Lancashire -7 1 - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 70 (100.00%) Selenium
2 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (67.14%) Java
4 37 (52.86%) C#
4 37 (52.86%) BDD
4 37 (52.86%) Automation Testing
5 36 (51.43%) Cucumber
5 36 (51.43%) TDD
6 35 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 30 (42.86%) SDLC
8 28 (40.00%) QA
9 27 (38.57%) Test Scripting
9 27 (38.57%) Gherkin
10 24 (34.29%) Automated Testing
11 22 (31.43%) System Integration Testing
12 21 (30.00%) SQL
13 20 (28.57%) Finance
13 20 (28.57%) Jenkins
14 19 (27.14%) Configuration Management
15 18 (25.71%) GitHub
16 15 (21.43%) Scrum
17 14 (20.00%) SpecFlow
17 14 (20.00%) JIRA
18 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce
18 12 (17.14%) QA Automation
19 11 (15.71%) .NET
20 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing
21 9 (12.86%) iPad
21 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
21 9 (12.86%) Regression Testing

WebDriver
Top Related 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 2 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) GitHub
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 70 (100.00%) Selenium
2 36 (51.43%) Cucumber
3 20 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 14 (20.00%) JIRA
4 14 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.71%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.29%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.43%) Calabash
9 1 (1.43%) Maven
9 1 (1.43%) NUnit
9 1 (1.43%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.43%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Games
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (60.00%) Tester
2 34 (48.57%) Automation Tester
3 28 (40.00%) Senior Tester
4 23 (32.86%) Senior Automation Tester
5 10 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) QA Automation Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) QA Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Test Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Test Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Java Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Test Leader
9 5 (7.14%) Test Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Lead Test Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Senior Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Senior Test Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.57%) Gherkin
2 11 (15.71%) .NET
3 5 (7.14%) XML
4 4 (5.71%) Web Services
5 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) iPad
2 4 (5.71%) Driving Licence
2 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Fintech
4 2 (2.86%) Online Games
5 1 (1.43%) EPoS
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (52.86%) Automation Testing
2 37 (52.86%) BDD
3 36 (51.43%) TDD
4 35 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 30 (42.86%) SDLC
6 27 (38.57%) Test Scripting
7 24 (34.29%) Automated Testing
8 22 (31.43%) System Integration Testing
9 19 (27.14%) Configuration Management
10 15 (21.43%) Scrum
11 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce
11 12 (17.14%) QA Automation
12 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing
13 9 (12.86%) Regression Testing
14 8 (11.43%) Defect Management
14 8 (11.43%) Kanban
15 6 (8.57%) Agile Testing
16 5 (7.14%) Software Testing
16 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) Java
2 37 (52.86%) C#
3 21 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.57%) Python
5 5 (7.14%) Ruby
6 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.29%) VBScript
7 2 (2.86%) C
7 2 (2.86%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) Perl
7 2 (2.86%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) Scala
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) ISEB
2 7 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (40.00%) QA
2 6 (8.57%) SDET
3 2 (2.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (2.86%) GCP
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.43%) SAP
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