The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium WebDriver
South West / Somerset
Rank 70 68 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 11 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.75% 0.48% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.47% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
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 Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 246 135 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 39.05% 21.63% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 205 132 124
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Somerset

WebDriver
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bath - 6 £37,500 - 1
Taunton - 5 £35,000 - 1
WebDriver
South West

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (75.00%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) SpecFlow
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Big Data
6 5 (41.67%) Xamarin
6 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
7 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (25.00%) ISEB
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
9 2 (16.67%) REST
9 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
10 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 1 (8.33%) JIRA
10 1 (8.33%) QA
10 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
10 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) SpecFlow
3 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) JMeter
5 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
5 1 (8.33%) NUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Pension and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago