The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 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
England / South West
Rank 180 231 218
Rank change year-on-year +51 -13  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 49 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.98% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.23% 1.92% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 25
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 South West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1159 1095 1123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 23.12% 18.77% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 985 941 982
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in the South West

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the South West

WebDriver
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the South West 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
Bristol +22 22 £50,000 -2.43% 5
Somerset -2 11 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Wiltshire +18 8 £32,500 -18.75%
Gloucestershire +8 5 £40,000 +19.40%
Devon +2 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Dorset - 1 £24,500 - 1
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 72 (100.00%) Selenium
2 60 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (56.94%) C#
4 31 (43.06%) Java
5 27 (37.50%) SQL
5 27 (37.50%) SpecFlow
6 25 (34.72%) Cucumber
7 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
7 23 (31.94%) QA
8 22 (30.56%) JIRA
8 22 (30.56%) ISTQB
9 20 (27.78%) BDD
9 20 (27.78%) Automated Testing
10 19 (26.39%) Test Scripting
10 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
10 19 (26.39%) ISEB
11 18 (25.00%) Software Testing
12 17 (23.61%) .NET
12 17 (23.61%) Scrum
13 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 16 (22.22%) TDD
14 15 (20.83%) Web Services
15 14 (19.44%) Ruby
16 13 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (18.06%) Finance
16 13 (18.06%) REST
17 12 (16.67%) JMeter
17 12 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
18 11 (15.28%) System Testing
18 11 (15.28%) Telecoms

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 1 (1.39%) CMS
1 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.72%) Lucidchart
3 2 (2.78%) IaaS
3 2 (2.78%) PaaS
3 2 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Big Data
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 72 (100.00%) Selenium
2 27 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 25 (34.72%) Cucumber
4 22 (30.56%) JIRA
5 12 (16.67%) JMeter
6 9 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (9.72%) Appium
8 7 (9.72%) Bugzilla
8 7 (9.72%) Calabash
8 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
8 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
9 6 (8.33%) Bitbucket
9 6 (8.33%) WATIR
10 5 (6.94%) Capybara
11 4 (5.56%) Jasmine
11 4 (5.56%) Protractor
12 3 (4.17%) LoadRunner
12 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
13 2 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Analyst
1 33 (45.83%) Test Analyst
2 27 (37.50%) Tester
3 22 (30.56%) Automation Tester
4 14 (19.44%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
6 8 (11.11%) Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 8 (11.11%) Technical Tester
7 7 (9.72%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Senior Test Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Business Test Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Software Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) .NET
2 15 (20.83%) Web Services
3 13 (18.06%) REST
4 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 9 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 6 (8.33%) ActiveX
5 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (8.33%) CSS
5 6 (8.33%) HTML
5 6 (8.33%) Node.js
6 5 (6.94%) Behat
7 4 (5.56%) OpenLayers
8 3 (4.17%) SOAP
9 2 (2.78%) JSON
9 2 (2.78%) React
9 2 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Linux
1 8 (11.11%) Unix
2 6 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
3 20 (27.78%) Automated Testing
3 20 (27.78%) BDD
4 19 (26.39%) Test Scripting
5 18 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 17 (23.61%) Scrum
7 16 (22.22%) TDD
8 13 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (15.28%) System Testing
11 10 (13.89%) Process Improvement
11 10 (13.89%) SDLC
12 9 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (12.50%) DevOps
12 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
12 9 (12.50%) OO
13 8 (11.11%) Open Source
14 7 (9.72%) Business Analysis
14 7 (9.72%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.94%) C#
2 31 (43.06%) Java
3 27 (37.50%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 14 (19.44%) Ruby
6 9 (12.50%) Python
7 6 (8.33%) C++
8 3 (4.17%) C
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) ISTQB
2 19 (26.39%) ISEB
3 11 (15.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (31.94%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SDET
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) HP
3 5 (6.94%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
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