The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 126 148
Rank change year-on-year +50 +22  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 40 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.09% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.06% 3.08% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 5
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +115.90%  
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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 249 292 279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 19.23% 15.23% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 189 267 236
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Reading

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Reading over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Reading region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 63 (98.44%) Selenium
2 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (68.75%) Java
4 38 (59.38%) SQL
5 33 (51.56%) QA
6 29 (45.31%) Test Scripting
6 29 (45.31%) Test Strategy
7 26 (40.63%) Automation Testing
7 26 (40.63%) JIRA
8 25 (39.06%) Oracle
9 22 (34.38%) JMeter
10 21 (32.81%) Scrum
10 21 (32.81%) Automated Testing
11 20 (31.25%) Finance
11 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (31.25%) Gatling
12 19 (29.69%) Cucumber
12 19 (29.69%) Financial Institution
13 18 (28.13%) BDD
14 17 (26.56%) Jenkins
14 17 (26.56%) TeamCity
15 16 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 16 (25.00%) Protractor
16 15 (23.44%) Appium
16 15 (23.44%) AngularJS
16 15 (23.44%) Subversion
16 15 (23.44%) Salesforce.com
17 14 (21.88%) XML
17 14 (21.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 14 (21.88%) RESTful

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (7.81%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.13%) InfluxDB
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (98.44%) Selenium
2 26 (40.63%) JIRA
3 22 (34.38%) JMeter
4 20 (31.25%) Gatling
5 19 (29.69%) Cucumber
6 17 (26.56%) Jenkins
6 17 (26.56%) TeamCity
7 16 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 16 (25.00%) Protractor
8 15 (23.44%) Appium
8 15 (23.44%) Subversion
9 14 (21.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (9.38%) Selenium IDE
10 6 (9.38%) SoapUI
11 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
12 4 (6.25%) Bugzilla
12 4 (6.25%) MSTest
13 3 (4.69%) JUnit
14 2 (3.13%) Mocha
14 2 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 19 (29.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Test Engineer
2 20 (31.25%) QA Automation Engineer
2 20 (31.25%) QA Engineer
3 17 (26.56%) Automation Tester
3 17 (26.56%) Tester
4 15 (23.44%) Developer
4 15 (23.44%) QA Automation Tester
4 15 (23.44%) QA Tester
5 14 (21.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) Software Developer
5 14 (21.88%) Software Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 12 (18.75%) Analyst
7 10 (15.63%) Test Analyst
8 8 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
8 8 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 8 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
9 7 (10.94%) Java Engineer
10 6 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
11 5 (7.81%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) AngularJS
2 14 (21.88%) RESTful
2 14 (21.88%) XML
3 7 (10.94%) Web Services
4 6 (9.38%) SOAP
5 4 (6.25%) .NET
6 3 (4.69%) REST
7 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.56%) Ajax
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.56%) CSS
8 1 (1.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.56%) HTML
8 1 (1.56%) jQuery
8 1 (1.56%) LINQ
8 1 (1.56%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Test Scripting
2 29 (45.31%) Test Strategy
3 26 (40.63%) Automation Testing
4 21 (32.81%) Automated Testing
4 21 (32.81%) Scrum
5 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (28.13%) BDD
7 13 (20.31%) QA Automation
8 10 (15.63%) Security Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Waterfall
9 9 (14.06%) Defect Tracking
9 9 (14.06%) Regression Testing
10 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 8 (12.50%) Open Source
11 7 (10.94%) SDLC
12 6 (9.38%) Functional Testing
12 6 (9.38%) Integration Testing
12 6 (9.38%) System Testing
12 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) Java
2 38 (59.38%) SQL
3 9 (14.06%) C#
4 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.13%) Python
5 2 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (1.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.81%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (51.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.13%) Grafana
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Oracle
2 15 (23.44%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.81%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Sage
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