The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 153 241 234
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 175 96 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.68% 0.78% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.97% 5.08% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 165 83 90
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +21.91%
WebDriver
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1595 1888 1827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.31% 15.25% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1650 1628
Average salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver across the City of London region.

WebDriver Salary Trend in the City of London

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in the City of London

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WebDriver also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebDriver.

1 281 (93.05%) Selenium
2 206 (68.21%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (61.59%) Java
4 168 (55.63%) QA
5 149 (49.34%) BDD
6 144 (47.68%) Test Automation
7 127 (42.05%) Finance
8 125 (41.39%) C#
9 124 (41.06%) Cucumber
10 97 (32.12%) Continuous Integration
11 71 (23.51%) Automated Testing
12 68 (22.52%) Ruby
13 67 (22.19%) TDD
14 64 (21.19%) Open Source
15 59 (19.54%) Jenkins
16 58 (19.21%) Scrum
17 55 (18.21%) E-Commerce
18 51 (16.89%) JUnit
19 50 (16.56%) SQL
20 49 (16.23%) OO
21 48 (15.89%) Python
21 48 (15.89%) Test Scripting
22 44 (14.57%) JMeter
23 41 (13.58%) Banking
24 40 (13.25%) Performance Testing
25 39 (12.91%) SoapUI
26 36 (11.92%) SpecFlow
26 36 (11.92%) Git (software)
27 35 (11.59%) Automation Testing
28 34 (11.26%) NUnit

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WebDriver also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebDriver. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.66%) Confluence
2 4 (1.32%) CMS
3 2 (0.66%) Drupal
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.33%) Node.js
4 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.32%) SaaS
2 3 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.63%) HTTP
2 7 (2.32%) Internet
3 4 (1.32%) FTP
4 1 (0.33%) DSL
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.99%) Big Data
2 6 (1.99%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.32%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.66%) MySQL
5 1 (0.33%) Redis
5 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 281 (93.05%) Selenium
2 124 (41.06%) Cucumber
3 59 (19.54%) Jenkins
4 51 (16.89%) JUnit
5 44 (14.57%) JMeter
6 39 (12.91%) SoapUI
7 36 (11.92%) SpecFlow
7 36 (11.92%) Git (software)
8 34 (11.26%) NUnit
9 33 (10.93%) HP UFT
10 30 (9.93%) JIRA
11 28 (9.27%) LoadRunner
12 27 (8.94%) WinRunner
13 22 (7.28%) FitNesse
14 19 (6.29%) TestNG
14 19 (6.29%) Subversion
14 19 (6.29%) Maven
15 16 (5.30%) Appium
16 15 (4.97%) TeamCity
16 15 (4.97%) JBehave
General
1 127 (42.05%) Finance
2 41 (13.58%) Banking
3 33 (10.93%) Law
4 23 (7.62%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.97%) Investment Banking
6 13 (4.30%) Games
7 9 (2.98%) Retail
8 6 (1.99%) Marketing
9 3 (0.99%) Advertising
10 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.66%) Electronics
11 1 (0.33%) Front Office
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (27.48%) Analyst
2 67 (22.19%) Test Analyst
3 66 (21.85%) Test Engineer
4 50 (16.56%) Developer
5 49 (16.23%) Tester
6 36 (11.92%) Automation Engineer
7 34 (11.26%) Test Automation Engineer
8 29 (9.60%) Automation Analyst
9 28 (9.27%) QA Analyst
10 27 (8.94%) Automation Tester
11 26 (8.61%) QA Engineer
12 24 (7.95%) Automation Test Analyst
13 22 (7.28%) AWS Developer
14 21 (6.95%) Test Leader
15 19 (6.29%) QA Leader
15 19 (6.29%) Senior Analyst
16 16 (5.30%) Senior Test Analyst
17 13 (4.30%) QA Tester
18 12 (3.97%) Senior Test Engineer
18 12 (3.97%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.94%) SOAP
2 21 (6.95%) RESTful
3 19 (6.29%) .NET
4 17 (5.63%) Web Services
4 17 (5.63%) XML
5 15 (4.97%) Gherkin
6 13 (4.30%) CSS
7 12 (3.97%) .NET Framework
7 12 (3.97%) REST
8 11 (3.64%) HTML
9 7 (2.32%) jQuery
9 7 (2.32%) JSON
10 5 (1.66%) Spring
11 4 (1.32%) Grails
11 4 (1.32%) Apache Camel
11 4 (1.32%) Struts
11 4 (1.32%) XML-RPC
11 4 (1.32%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.32%) XSD
11 4 (1.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.30%) User Experience
4 12 (3.97%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.31%) Fixed Income
5 10 (3.31%) Equities
6 5 (1.66%) Social Network
7 4 (1.32%) Online Games
8 3 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.66%) DTV
9 2 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.33%) Derivative
10 1 (0.33%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.29%) Android
2 17 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.98%) Linux
4 8 (2.65%) UNIX
5 5 (1.66%) Windows
6 2 (0.66%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (68.21%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (49.34%) BDD
3 144 (47.68%) Test Automation
4 97 (32.12%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (23.51%) Automated Testing
6 67 (22.19%) TDD
7 64 (21.19%) Open Source
8 58 (19.21%) Scrum
9 55 (18.21%) E-Commerce
10 49 (16.23%) OO
11 48 (15.89%) Test Scripting
12 40 (13.25%) Performance Testing
13 35 (11.59%) Automation Testing
14 29 (9.60%) Software Engineering
15 28 (9.27%) Load Testing
16 27 (8.94%) Manual Testing
17 26 (8.61%) Test Strategy
18 25 (8.28%) Continuous Delivery
18 25 (8.28%) Test Management
19 24 (7.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 186 (61.59%) Java
2 125 (41.39%) C#
3 68 (22.52%) Ruby
4 50 (16.56%) SQL
5 48 (15.89%) Python
6 30 (9.93%) Groovy
7 19 (6.29%) PHP
8 14 (4.64%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.32%) Perl
9 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.99%) C
10 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.33%) SOQL
11 1 (0.33%) Scala
11 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.33%) VBScript
11 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (7.62%) Degree
2 20 (6.62%) ISEB
3 7 (2.32%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (55.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) Ansible
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (3.31%) Oracle
2 5 (1.66%) Atlassian
3 2 (0.66%) SAP
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.33%) Apple
4 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.33%) Google
4 1 (0.33%) Facebook
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