The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 73 72
Rank change year-on-year +28 -1  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.77% 0.67% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.32% 4.12% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 82 97 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 24.19% 16.30% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74 89 102
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Tyne and Wear

WebDriver
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +22 6 £35,000 +7.69% 2
WebDriver
North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (88.24%) Selenium
3 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
3 10 (58.82%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) BDD
5 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
6 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
6 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
7 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Ruby
8 4 (23.53%) QA
8 4 (23.53%) Python
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) Scrum
9 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
9 3 (17.65%) Microservices
10 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
10 2 (11.76%) User Stories
10 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
10 2 (11.76%) CircleCI
10 2 (11.76%) Docker
10 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (11.76%) Web Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (11.76%) Scala

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Selenium
2 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) CircleCI
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) RSpec
4 1 (5.88%) Appium
4 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Tester
2 6 (35.29%) Automation Tester
2 6 (35.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) QA Automation Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) QA Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Tester
6 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (52.94%) BDD
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
3 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Web Testing
7 1 (5.88%) SDET
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary plus benefits & b
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