Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 131 158
Rank change year-on-year +7 +27 -20
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 8 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.41% 0.61% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 3.33% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 6
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £43,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.60% +17.81% -6.41%
10th Percentile £26,550 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,250 £51,125 £40,625
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 392 481 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.00% 18.35% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 358 429 422
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,750 £46,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Wales

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Wales

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Wales over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Wales

WebDriver
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
South Wales +23 7 £35,000 -18.60% 1
North Wales - 1 - -
WebDriver
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Wales region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) QA
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (50.00%) JIRA
5 4 (50.00%) C#
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Python
6 3 (37.50%) MySQL
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 3 (37.50%) BDD
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) SDLC
7 2 (25.00%) Context-Driven Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
7 2 (25.00%) User Stories
7 2 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
7 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
6 1 (12.50%) Gatling
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Automation Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
6 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (25.00%) Context-Driven Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) User Stories
7 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Kanban
7 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian