The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 / West Midlands
Rank 182 215 206
Rank change year-on-year +33 -9  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 27 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.43% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.56% 2.89% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 7
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
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 West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 758 901 780
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 16.32% 14.82% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 652 789 691
Median salary £39,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.05% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the West Midlands 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
Birmingham +21 16 £45,500 +13.75% 1
Solihull -12 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Shropshire -3 1 £32,500 +1.56%
Herefordshire - 1 - -
WebDriver
England

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 47 (90.38%) Selenium
2 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (67.31%) QA
4 22 (42.31%) Automation Testing
5 21 (40.38%) Test Automation
6 18 (34.62%) SQL
7 17 (32.69%) Scrum
7 17 (32.69%) BDD
8 16 (30.77%) E-Commerce
9 15 (28.85%) C#
10 14 (26.92%) Java
11 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 13 (25.00%) OO
11 13 (25.00%) Functional Testing
12 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
12 12 (23.08%) .NET
12 12 (23.08%) Manual Testing
13 11 (21.15%) OOP
14 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
14 10 (19.23%) Software Testing
14 10 (19.23%) Cucumber
15 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
15 9 (17.31%) JMeter
15 9 (17.31%) TDD
16 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
16 8 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
17 7 (13.46%) QA Automation
17 7 (13.46%) JSON
17 7 (13.46%) Load Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (90.38%) Selenium
2 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (19.23%) Cucumber
4 9 (17.31%) JMeter
5 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (11.54%) SpecFlow
7 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
8 4 (7.69%) JIRA
9 3 (5.77%) Appium
9 3 (5.77%) JUnit
10 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
10 2 (3.85%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.92%) Ant
11 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.92%) JBehave
11 1 (1.92%) Maven
11 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.92%) Mocha
11 1 (1.92%) Subversion
11 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Tester
2 16 (30.77%) Automation Tester
3 11 (21.15%) Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Test Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) QA Leader
5 9 (17.31%) Test Leader
6 8 (15.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 8 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
7 7 (13.46%) Automation Test Lead
7 7 (13.46%) QA Tester
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Tester
7 7 (13.46%) Software Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Software Test Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) Software Tester
8 6 (11.54%) Test Engineer
9 5 (9.62%) Senior Automation Tester
9 5 (9.62%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Junior
10 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) JSON
2 7 (13.46%) SOAP
3 6 (11.54%) REST
4 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.69%) Web Services
6 3 (5.77%) CSS
6 3 (5.77%) CSS3
6 3 (5.77%) HTML
6 3 (5.77%) HTML5
7 2 (3.85%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.85%) RESTful
8 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.92%) Django
8 1 (1.92%) Express
8 1 (1.92%) React
8 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.85%) Fintech
2 2 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Android
1 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) Automation Testing
3 21 (40.38%) Test Automation
4 17 (32.69%) BDD
4 17 (32.69%) Scrum
5 16 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 13 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 13 (25.00%) OO
7 12 (23.08%) Manual Testing
8 11 (21.15%) OOP
9 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
9 10 (19.23%) Software Testing
10 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
10 9 (17.31%) TDD
11 8 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (13.46%) Load Testing
12 7 (13.46%) QA Automation
12 7 (13.46%) Test Scripting
13 6 (11.54%) Kanban
13 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) C#
3 14 (26.92%) Java
4 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) Python
6 2 (3.85%) C
6 2 (3.85%) C++
6 2 (3.85%) Perl
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 7 (13.46%) ISEB
3 5 (9.62%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (67.31%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Twitter
2 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago