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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 206 221
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 32 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.52% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.30% 3.62% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 7
Median salary £42,500 £33,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.81% -21.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £29,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,250 £45,500
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 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 971 884 862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 19.03% 14.29% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 824 718 768
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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 24 June 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 24 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
Birmingham +17 20 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Solihull - 8 £45,000 - 1
Coventry -10 1 £31,000 -4.61% 1
Staffordshire - 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 - -
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 55 (93.22%) Selenium
1 55 (93.22%) Test Automation
2 40 (67.80%) QA
3 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (47.46%) C#
5 25 (42.37%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (37.29%) Scrum
7 21 (35.59%) Java
8 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
8 18 (30.51%) Visual Studio
8 18 (30.51%) Test Scripting
9 16 (27.12%) QA Automation
9 16 (27.12%) OO
9 16 (27.12%) Software Testing
10 15 (25.42%) OOP
10 15 (25.42%) SQL
10 15 (25.42%) Test Strategy
10 15 (25.42%) Functional Testing
11 13 (22.03%) BDD
11 13 (22.03%) .NET
11 13 (22.03%) Regression Testing
12 12 (20.34%) Manual Testing
12 12 (20.34%) .NET Framework
13 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
13 11 (18.64%) SpecFlow
14 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
14 10 (16.95%) JMeter
15 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
16 8 (13.56%) Non-Functional Testing
16 8 (13.56%) Load Testing

WebDriver
Co-occurring 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 (11.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MarkLogic
2 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (93.22%) Selenium
2 18 (30.51%) Visual Studio
3 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.64%) SpecFlow
4 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
4 10 (16.95%) JMeter
5 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (8.47%) JIRA
6 5 (8.47%) JUnit
7 3 (5.08%) Jasmine
7 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.08%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (5.08%) Protractor
8 2 (3.39%) Capybara
8 2 (3.39%) FogBugz
8 2 (3.39%) JBehave
8 2 (3.39%) RSpec
8 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.39%) TestRail
8 2 (3.39%) WATIR
General
1 2 (3.39%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Automotive
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Tester
2 22 (37.29%) Automation Tester
3 18 (30.51%) Selenium Tester
4 15 (25.42%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 9 (15.25%) QA Leader
5 9 (15.25%) QA Tester
6 8 (13.56%) Mobile Tester
7 7 (11.86%) Test Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) Automation Test Lead
8 6 (10.17%) Software Tester
8 6 (10.17%) Test Leader
9 5 (8.47%) QA Automation Tester
9 5 (8.47%) QA Team Leader
9 5 (8.47%) Team Leader
9 5 (8.47%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (6.78%) Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) QA Engineer
10 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
11 3 (5.08%) Developer
11 3 (5.08%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) .NET
2 12 (20.34%) .NET Framework
3 8 (13.56%) SOAP
4 7 (11.86%) JSON
5 6 (10.17%) REST
6 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
7 3 (5.08%) HTML
8 2 (3.39%) Apache Flex
8 2 (3.39%) CSS
8 2 (3.39%) GWT
8 2 (3.39%) HTML5
9 1 (1.69%) Angular 2
9 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.69%) CSS3
9 1 (1.69%) jQuery
9 1 (1.69%) React
9 1 (1.69%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.69%) Web Services
9 1 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Blog
3 2 (3.39%) Fintech
3 2 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Android
1 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) Test Automation
2 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.29%) Scrum
4 18 (30.51%) Test Scripting
5 16 (27.12%) OO
5 16 (27.12%) QA Automation
5 16 (27.12%) Software Testing
6 15 (25.42%) Functional Testing
6 15 (25.42%) OOP
6 15 (25.42%) Test Strategy
7 13 (22.03%) BDD
7 13 (22.03%) Regression Testing
8 12 (20.34%) Manual Testing
9 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
10 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
10 8 (13.56%) Load Testing
10 8 (13.56%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (11.86%) API Testing
11 7 (11.86%) TDD
12 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) C#
2 21 (35.59%) Java
3 15 (25.42%) SQL
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) Ruby
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) XQuery
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) ISTQB
2 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) ISEB
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (67.80%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
1 2 (3.39%) Twitter
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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