Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 230 296
Rank change year-on-year +47 +66 +41
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 117 101 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.20% 0.93% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.67% 4.83% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 114 108 84
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £55,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,065 2,093 2,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.22% 19.29% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,782 1,833 1,927
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Yorkshire

WebDriver
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +15 96 £45,000 +12.50% 20
North Yorkshire +16 9 £30,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +14 8 £38,750 -8.82% 4
East Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 - 3
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 117 (100.00%) Selenium
1 117 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 82 (70.09%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (64.96%) BDD
4 68 (58.12%) Java
5 66 (56.41%) C#
6 61 (52.14%) TDD
7 55 (47.01%) Cucumber
8 43 (36.75%) Test Scripting
9 39 (33.33%) Gherkin
10 38 (32.48%) Jenkins
11 32 (27.35%) Configuration Management
12 30 (25.64%) GitHub
13 26 (22.22%) Test Strategy
14 24 (20.51%) SpecFlow
14 24 (20.51%) Software Testing
15 21 (17.95%) ISEB
15 21 (17.95%) SDET
16 20 (17.09%) System Integration Testing
16 20 (17.09%) SDLC
16 20 (17.09%) Open Source
17 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
18 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
18 16 (13.68%) SQL
18 16 (13.68%) Software Engineering
19 15 (12.82%) Finance
20 14 (11.97%) API Testing
20 14 (11.97%) Regression Testing
20 14 (11.97%) JIRA
20 14 (11.97%) QA

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (1.71%) Confluence
2 1 (0.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.64%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (0.85%) BrowserStack
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.69%) Big Data
2 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 117 (100.00%) Selenium
2 55 (47.01%) Cucumber
3 38 (32.48%) Jenkins
4 24 (20.51%) SpecFlow
5 14 (11.97%) JIRA
6 10 (8.55%) SoapUI
7 8 (6.84%) Visual Studio
8 6 (5.13%) Appium
9 5 (4.27%) Git (software)
9 5 (4.27%) Maven
9 5 (4.27%) TeamCity
10 4 (3.42%) FitNesse
10 4 (3.42%) HP UFT
10 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.56%) JBehave
11 3 (2.56%) NUnit
11 3 (2.56%) Protractor
12 2 (1.71%) JUnit
12 2 (1.71%) TestNG
13 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 15 (12.82%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (52.99%) Tester
2 55 (47.01%) Automation Tester
3 24 (20.51%) Senior Automation Tester
3 24 (20.51%) Senior Tester
4 21 (17.95%) Developer
5 20 (17.09%) Test Engineer
6 17 (14.53%) Analyst
6 17 (14.53%) Software Developer
7 16 (13.68%) Test Analyst
8 15 (12.82%) Automation Test Analyst
8 15 (12.82%) Developer in Test
9 11 (9.40%) Automation Test Lead
9 11 (9.40%) Software Tester
9 11 (9.40%) Test Leader
10 9 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
11 8 (6.84%) Software Engineer
11 8 (6.84%) Test Automation Engineer
12 7 (5.98%) Development Engineer
12 7 (5.98%) Software Development Engineer
12 7 (5.98%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 8 (6.84%) Web Services
2 8 (6.84%) XML
3 7 (5.98%) .NET
3 7 (5.98%) CSS
4 6 (5.13%) HTML
5 5 (4.27%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.42%) NumPy
6 4 (3.42%) SOAP
7 3 (2.56%) Apache Flex
7 3 (2.56%) XML Schema
8 2 (1.71%) Behat
8 2 (1.71%) Flash
8 2 (1.71%) REST
9 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.85%) HTML5
9 1 (0.85%) Node.js
9 1 (0.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
1 7 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.56%) User Experience
3 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Android
2 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.85%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Unix
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 82 (70.09%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (64.96%) BDD
4 61 (52.14%) TDD
5 43 (36.75%) Test Scripting
6 32 (27.35%) Configuration Management
7 26 (22.22%) Test Strategy
8 24 (20.51%) Software Testing
9 21 (17.95%) SDET
10 20 (17.09%) Open Source
10 20 (17.09%) SDLC
10 20 (17.09%) System Integration Testing
11 16 (13.68%) Software Engineering
12 14 (11.97%) API Testing
12 14 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (11.97%) Regression Testing
13 11 (9.40%) Scrum
14 10 (8.55%) Artificial Intelligence
15 9 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
15 9 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (58.12%) Java
2 66 (56.41%) C#
3 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
3 16 (13.68%) SQL
4 8 (6.84%) Python
5 7 (5.98%) Ruby
6 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.71%) PHP
7 2 (1.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) ISEB
2 12 (10.26%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.84%) Degree
4 4 (3.42%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) HP Fortify
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.56%) Twitter
3 2 (1.71%) Capita
3 2 (1.71%) Google
4 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.85%) Avature
4 1 (0.85%) HP