Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 318 314
Rank change year-on-year +30 -4 -45
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 42 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.73% 1.56% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 62 32 39
South West median annual salary £50,000 £35,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.84% -25.79% +2.70%
10th Percentile £31,275 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

WebDriver is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2432 2050 2269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.68% 18.83% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2036 1762 1916
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -4 23 £50,000 +38.89% 4
Wiltshire +12 10 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Gloucestershire +31 9 £52,500 +40.00%
Somerset +9 8 £50,000 +53.85%
Dorset -6 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 42 (100.00%) Selenium
2 39 (92.86%) Test Automation
3 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (57.14%) Cucumber
5 20 (47.62%) C#
6 19 (45.24%) REST
7 18 (42.86%) DevOps
7 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (40.48%) Ruby
8 17 (40.48%) Software Testing
8 17 (40.48%) Scrum
9 16 (38.10%) Finance
9 16 (38.10%) TDD
9 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
9 16 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (35.71%) QA
10 15 (35.71%) Java
10 15 (35.71%) SQL
11 14 (33.33%) ISTQB
11 14 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (33.33%) BDD
12 13 (30.95%) SpecFlow
12 13 (30.95%) ISEB
13 12 (28.57%) JMeter
13 12 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
14 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
14 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
14 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (26.19%) JIRA

WebDriver
Co-occurring 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 3 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (23.81%) IaaS
2 10 (23.81%) PaaS
2 10 (23.81%) SaaS
3 3 (7.14%) BrowserStack
3 3 (7.14%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 42 (100.00%) Selenium
2 24 (57.14%) Cucumber
3 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
4 14 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (30.95%) SpecFlow
6 12 (28.57%) JMeter
7 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
7 11 (26.19%) JIRA
8 10 (23.81%) Capybara
8 10 (23.81%) Jasmine
8 10 (23.81%) Mercurial
8 10 (23.81%) Protractor
8 10 (23.81%) WATIR
9 6 (14.29%) Appium
9 6 (14.29%) Calabash
9 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner
10 5 (11.90%) SoapUI
11 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
11 3 (7.14%) Zephyr
12 1 (2.38%) Rational Robot
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Electronics
2 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 8 (19.05%) Marketing
2 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 6 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Tester
2 14 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 11 (26.19%) Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Test Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Tester
5 8 (19.05%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 8 (19.05%) Selenium Tester
6 7 (16.67%) Team Leader
6 7 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
7 6 (14.29%) Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Technical Tester
8 5 (11.90%) Test Leader
9 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
9 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
10 2 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Applications Tester
10 2 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) REST
2 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
3 10 (23.81%) Behat
3 10 (23.81%) JSON
3 10 (23.81%) React
4 7 (16.67%) Web Services
5 4 (9.52%) CSS
5 4 (9.52%) HTML
5 4 (9.52%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) SOAP
7 2 (4.76%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.38%) .NET
8 1 (2.38%) ActiveX
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.38%) CSS3
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) Node.js
8 1 (2.38%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
1 6 (14.29%) Unix
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (42.86%) DevOps
4 17 (40.48%) Scrum
4 17 (40.48%) Software Testing
5 16 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (38.10%) TDD
6 14 (33.33%) BDD
7 12 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (23.81%) OO
9 9 (21.43%) Test Strategy
10 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (19.05%) Programme Management
10 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (16.67%) Functional Testing
11 7 (16.67%) Microservices
11 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
12 6 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) C#
2 17 (40.48%) Ruby
3 15 (35.71%) Java
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 13 (30.95%) ISEB
3 10 (23.81%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) SAP
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle