The table below looks at the statistics for WebDriver skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 382 427 556
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +129
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 761 546 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.51% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.03% 3.34% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 629 490 324
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18882 16349 16966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.12% 15.25% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15678 13933 14673
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WebDriver
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebDriver Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebDriver
Salary Trend

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

WebDriver Salary Trend in the UK

WebDriver
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebDriver over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

WebDriver Salary Histogram in the UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 743 £45,000 -5.26% 98
London -9 387 £50,000 - 53
South East +80 198 £45,000 -1.63% 18
City of London -25 93 £50,000 -4.76% 19
Hampshire +67 76 £42,500 -15.00% 5
South West +28 61 £48,750 +43.38% 9
Surrey +28 56 £55,000 +10.00% 4
North West +9 38 £35,000 +16.66% 7
East of England +5 34 £42,500 +17.24% 6
Berkshire +7 30 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Portsmouth +7 30 £36,500 -27.00% 1
Bristol +11 27 £53,500 +57.35% 5
Winchester - 26 £42,500 - 2
East Sussex -13 24 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Brighton -14 24 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 20 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Reading +3 19 £50,000 +3.62% 1
Manchester +11 17 £35,750 +27.67% 5
Cambridge +5 16 £36,250 +3.57% 5
Slough +11 13 £37,782 -24.43% 2
East Midlands +1 13 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Yorkshire -59 13 £32,000 -17.41% 4
Wiltshire - 13 £37,500 -
Merseyside +11 12 £35,000 +16.66%
Liverpool +5 12 £35,000 +16.66%
Leatherhead -9 12 £57,500 +64.28%
West Yorkshire -40 12 £32,250 -16.77% 2
Somerset - 11 £42,500 - 3
Guildford +20 10 £52,500 +5.00%
Buckinghamshire -7 10 £45,000 +28.57% 3

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1376 (92.35%) Selenium
2 902 (60.54%) QA
3 800 (53.69%) Java
4 702 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
5 588 (39.46%) C#
6 561 (37.65%) Test Automation
7 477 (32.01%) TDD
8 466 (31.28%) BDD
9 444 (29.80%) Cucumber
10 426 (28.59%) Scrum
11 395 (26.51%) SQL
12 393 (26.38%) Test Scripting
13 374 (25.10%) Automated Testing
14 326 (21.88%) Ruby
15 317 (21.28%) JavaScript
16 315 (21.14%) Continuous Integration
17 305 (20.47%) .NET
18 300 (20.13%) Finance
19 276 (18.52%) E-Commerce
20 269 (18.05%) Automation Testing
21 261 (17.52%) JUnit
22 253 (16.98%) Jenkins
23 225 (15.10%) Open Source
24 223 (14.97%) Python
25 216 (14.50%) HTML
26 213 (14.30%) JIRA
27 206 (13.83%) CSS
28 196 (13.15%) Web Services
29 192 (12.89%) Test Strategy
30 182 (12.21%) PHP

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (2.15%) IIS
1 32 (2.15%) Confluence
1 32 (2.15%) Node.js
2 27 (1.81%) CMS
3 10 (0.67%) Umbraco
3 10 (0.67%) Sitefinity
3 10 (0.67%) Orchard CMS
3 10 (0.67%) NServiceBus
3 10 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (0.67%) Magnolia
4 6 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.40%) nginx
5 5 (0.34%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (0.34%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.27%) Apache
6 4 (0.27%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.13%) Drupal
7 2 (0.13%) WordPress
8 1 (0.067%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 23 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.54%) MS Office
3 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.54%) Magento
2 5 (0.34%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.82%) SaaS
2 32 (2.15%) GitHub
3 19 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.47%) Basecamp
5 4 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
6 3 (0.20%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.20%) Heroku
7 1 (0.067%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.56%) Internet
2 20 (1.34%) HTTP
3 6 (0.40%) PuTTY
4 4 (0.27%) FTP
4 4 (0.27%) SSL
4 4 (0.27%) Wireless
5 3 (0.20%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.067%) Network Security
6 1 (0.067%) MVNO
6 1 (0.067%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.067%) LDAP
6 1 (0.067%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 92 (6.17%) Relational Database
3 66 (4.43%) MySQL
4 45 (3.02%) RDBMS
5 40 (2.68%) Big Data
6 32 (2.15%) RavenDB
7 31 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 27 (1.81%) NoSQL
9 19 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (1.01%) Oracle Database
11 13 (0.87%) Neo4j
12 10 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (0.67%) CouchDB
13 9 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.60%) Redis
14 6 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.27%) MarkLogic
16 3 (0.20%) Hazelcast
16 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1376 (92.35%) Selenium
2 444 (29.80%) Cucumber
3 261 (17.52%) JUnit
4 253 (16.98%) Jenkins
5 213 (14.30%) JIRA
6 176 (11.81%) Git (software)
7 151 (10.13%) SoapUI
8 140 (9.40%) WATIR
9 137 (9.19%) TeamCity
10 135 (9.06%) SpecFlow
11 126 (8.46%) JMeter
12 113 (7.58%) JBehave
13 107 (7.18%) Hudson
14 106 (7.11%) QuickTest Pro
15 104 (6.98%) TestNG
16 94 (6.31%) Maven
17 86 (5.77%) Selenium IDE
18 80 (5.37%) FitNesse
19 72 (4.83%) NUnit
20 66 (4.43%) Subversion
General
1 300 (20.13%) Finance
2 97 (6.51%) Retail
3 85 (5.70%) Games
4 75 (5.03%) Banking
5 51 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 41 (2.75%) Publishing
7 28 (1.88%) Marketing
8 26 (1.74%) Advertising
9 22 (1.48%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.34%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.07%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.67%) Back Office
12 10 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.60%) Electronics
14 8 (0.54%) Law
15 6 (0.40%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.34%) Legal
17 4 (0.27%) Front Office
18 2 (0.13%) Billing
18 2 (0.13%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 355 (23.83%) Analyst
2 351 (23.56%) Tester
3 302 (20.27%) Test Analyst
4 262 (17.58%) Developer
5 252 (16.91%) QA Engineer
6 225 (15.10%) Test Engineer
7 145 (9.73%) Automation Tester
8 108 (7.25%) Automation Engineer
9 96 (6.44%) Automation Analyst
10 93 (6.24%) QA Analyst
11 86 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
12 81 (5.44%) QA Tester
13 69 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
14 65 (4.36%) QA Automation Engineer
15 62 (4.16%) Senior Test Analyst
16 56 (3.76%) Senior Test Engineer
17 54 (3.62%) Selenium Tester
18 52 (3.49%) Senior Tester
19 50 (3.36%) QA Manager
19 50 (3.36%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (20.47%) .NET
2 216 (14.50%) HTML
3 206 (13.83%) CSS
4 196 (13.15%) Web Services
5 111 (7.45%) Gherkin
6 104 (6.98%) SOAP
7 101 (6.78%) REST
8 97 (6.51%) .NET Framework
9 87 (5.84%) ASP.NET
10 84 (5.64%) XML
11 66 (4.43%) RESTful
12 64 (4.30%) jQuery
13 55 (3.69%) HTML5
14 48 (3.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 48 (3.22%) J2EE
15 40 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 38 (2.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 35 (2.35%) CSS3
18 34 (2.28%) StructureMap
18 34 (2.28%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 225 (15.10%) Open Source
2 102 (6.85%) Mobile App
3 81 (5.44%) Computer Science
4 59 (3.96%) Blackberry
5 46 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (2.35%) Blog
7 34 (2.28%) Client/Server
8 32 (2.15%) Mobile Banking
9 30 (2.01%) Mathematics
10 28 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 26 (1.74%) iPad
12 22 (1.48%) iPhone
13 21 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
14 18 (1.21%) N-Tier
15 12 (0.81%) Online Games
16 11 (0.74%) Artificial Intelligence
16 11 (0.74%) Digital Media
17 10 (0.67%) Video on Demand
18 8 (0.54%) Physics
18 8 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 175 (11.74%) Windows
2 121 (8.12%) Android
3 96 (6.44%) Linux
4 86 (5.77%) Apple iOS
5 74 (4.97%) UNIX
6 13 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 11 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.34%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.067%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.067%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 702 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (37.65%) Test Automation
3 477 (32.01%) TDD
4 466 (31.28%) BDD
5 426 (28.59%) Scrum
6 393 (26.38%) Test Scripting
7 374 (25.10%) Automated Testing
8 315 (21.14%) Continuous Integration
9 276 (18.52%) E-Commerce
10 269 (18.05%) Automation Testing
11 192 (12.89%) Test Strategy
12 180 (12.08%) Software Testing
13 154 (10.34%) Regression Testing
14 150 (10.07%) Manual Testing
15 128 (8.59%) OO
16 122 (8.19%) Software Engineering
17 118 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
18 85 (5.70%) User Stories
19 79 (5.30%) Kanban
20 78 (5.23%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 800 (53.69%) Java
2 588 (39.46%) C#
3 395 (26.51%) SQL
4 326 (21.88%) Ruby
5 317 (21.28%) JavaScript
6 223 (14.97%) Python
7 182 (12.21%) PHP
8 67 (4.50%) Groovy
9 61 (4.09%) C
10 54 (3.62%) C++
11 41 (2.75%) Perl
12 33 (2.21%) VB.NET
13 25 (1.68%) F#
14 23 (1.54%) VB
15 22 (1.48%) Lua
15 22 (1.48%) Scala
16 20 (1.34%) VBScript
17 18 (1.21%) XPath
18 17 (1.14%) ActionScript
19 15 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 173 (11.61%) Degree
2 164 (11.01%) ISEB
3 107 (7.18%) ISTQB
4 28 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 12 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.34%) HND
8 3 (0.20%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.067%) MBCS
10 1 (0.067%) OCPJWCD
10 1 (0.067%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.067%) CITP
10 1 (0.067%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 902 (60.54%) QA
2 3 (0.20%) WCAG
3 2 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.067%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.067%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 68 (4.56%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.60%) Puppet
3 7 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.40%) Ansible
5 2 (0.13%) Opsview
Vendors
1 67 (4.50%) Oracle
2 48 (3.22%) Microsoft
3 46 (3.09%) HP
4 22 (1.48%) Endeca
4 22 (1.48%) RedPrairie
5 21 (1.41%) Facebook
6 12 (0.81%) Twitter
6 12 (0.81%) Cerillion
6 12 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (0.81%) Adobe
6 12 (0.81%) JBoss
7 11 (0.74%) JD Edwards
7 11 (0.74%) EPiServer
8 10 (0.67%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.54%) IBM
10 6 (0.40%) Perforce
10 6 (0.40%) Telerik
11 4 (0.27%) Google
11 4 (0.27%) SAP
11 4 (0.27%) AccuRev
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits (Healthcare, Pension)
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Taunton, Somerset
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