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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 384 433 523
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +90
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 752 558 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.01% 3.41% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 619 501 356
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 £34,000 £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
18733 16379 17101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.14% 15.21% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15512 13953 14786
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +56 739 £45,000 -5.26% 88
London -21 382 £50,000 - 48
South East +102 200 £45,000 -6.25% 16
City of London -14 94 £52,500 - 19
Hampshire +69 77 £42,500 -15.00% 6
South West +24 62 £47,500 +39.70% 6
Surrey +38 57 £55,000 +10.00% 5
North West +15 37 £35,625 +18.75% 9
East of England +8 32 £42,500 +17.24% 4
Portsmouth +9 30 £36,500 -27.00% 1
Berkshire -2 28 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Brighton -5 27 £35,000 -4.10% 2
East Sussex -12 27 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Winchester - 27 £42,500 - 3
Bristol +14 26 £53,500 +57.35% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 19 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Cambridge +10 17 £35,000 - 3
Reading +4 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Manchester -5 16 £35,750 +27.67% 8
Yorkshire -45 15 £32,000 -20.00% 2
Leatherhead -8 14 £57,500 +64.28% 2
West Yorkshire -45 14 £32,000 -20.00%
Slough +11 13 £37,782 -24.43% 2
Wiltshire +7 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Somerset -8 13 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Liverpool +14 12 £35,000 +16.66%
Merseyside +14 12 £35,000 +16.66%
Leeds -34 11 £32,500 -18.75%
East Midlands 0 10 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Buckinghamshire -10 10 £45,000 +28.57%

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1374 (92.09%) Selenium
2 907 (60.79%) QA
3 794 (53.22%) Java
4 716 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
5 585 (39.21%) C#
6 557 (37.33%) Test Automation
7 469 (31.43%) TDD
8 465 (31.17%) BDD
9 449 (30.09%) Cucumber
10 419 (28.08%) Scrum
11 409 (27.41%) SQL
12 399 (26.74%) Test Scripting
13 378 (25.34%) Automated Testing
14 331 (22.18%) Ruby
15 323 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
15 323 (21.65%) JavaScript
16 309 (20.71%) .NET
17 299 (20.04%) Finance
18 278 (18.63%) Automation Testing
19 276 (18.50%) E-Commerce
20 263 (17.63%) JUnit
21 252 (16.89%) Jenkins
22 233 (15.62%) JIRA
23 226 (15.15%) Open Source
24 220 (14.75%) Python
25 209 (14.01%) HTML
26 202 (13.54%) CSS
27 198 (13.27%) Web Services
28 189 (12.67%) Test Strategy
29 184 (12.33%) Software Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.14%) IIS
1 32 (2.14%) Node.js
2 31 (2.08%) Confluence
3 29 (1.94%) CMS
4 11 (0.74%) Umbraco
4 11 (0.74%) Sitefinity
4 11 (0.74%) Orchard CMS
4 11 (0.74%) NServiceBus
4 11 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (0.67%) Magnolia
6 6 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.40%) nginx
7 5 (0.34%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (0.34%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.27%) Apache
8 4 (0.27%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.13%) Drupal
9 2 (0.13%) WordPress
10 1 (0.067%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 25 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.60%) MS Office
3 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.067%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.54%) Magento
2 6 (0.40%) 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 40 (2.68%) SaaS
2 33 (2.21%) GitHub
3 18 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.47%) Basecamp
5 4 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
5 4 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.13%) Heroku
6 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.067%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 69 (4.62%) 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
6 1 (0.067%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 93 (6.23%) Relational Database
3 69 (4.62%) MySQL
4 44 (2.95%) RDBMS
5 39 (2.61%) Big Data
6 33 (2.21%) RavenDB
7 32 (2.14%) MongoDB
8 27 (1.81%) NoSQL
9 23 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (1.01%) Neo4j
11 14 (0.94%) Oracle Database
12 11 (0.74%) CouchDB
13 10 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (0.54%) Redis
16 6 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
17 4 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
17 4 (0.27%) MarkLogic
17 4 (0.27%) Hazelcast
18 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1374 (92.09%) Selenium
2 449 (30.09%) Cucumber
3 263 (17.63%) JUnit
4 252 (16.89%) Jenkins
5 233 (15.62%) JIRA
6 182 (12.20%) Git (software)
7 147 (9.85%) SoapUI
8 144 (9.65%) TeamCity
9 140 (9.38%) WATIR
10 139 (9.32%) SpecFlow
11 126 (8.45%) JMeter
12 111 (7.44%) JBehave
13 109 (7.31%) QuickTest Pro
14 104 (6.97%) TestNG
14 104 (6.97%) Hudson
15 89 (5.97%) Maven
16 82 (5.50%) Selenium IDE
17 75 (5.03%) FitNesse
18 73 (4.89%) NUnit
19 65 (4.36%) Subversion
General
1 299 (20.04%) Finance
2 98 (6.57%) Retail
3 79 (5.29%) Games
4 73 (4.89%) Banking
5 52 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.48%) Publishing
7 29 (1.94%) Marketing
8 26 (1.74%) Advertising
9 22 (1.47%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.21%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.14%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.67%) Back Office
12 10 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.60%) Electronics
14 7 (0.47%) Law
15 6 (0.40%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.34%) Legal
16 5 (0.34%) Front Office
17 2 (0.13%) Billing
17 2 (0.13%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 358 (23.99%) Analyst
2 346 (23.19%) Tester
3 307 (20.58%) Test Analyst
4 258 (17.29%) QA Engineer
5 249 (16.69%) Developer
6 224 (15.01%) Test Engineer
7 139 (9.32%) Automation Tester
8 111 (7.44%) Automation Engineer
9 95 (6.37%) Automation Analyst
10 89 (5.97%) QA Analyst
11 85 (5.70%) Automation Test Analyst
12 84 (5.63%) QA Tester
13 72 (4.83%) Senior Analyst
14 66 (4.42%) QA Automation Engineer
15 64 (4.29%) Senior Test Analyst
16 53 (3.55%) Senior Test Engineer
16 53 (3.55%) Software Tester
17 52 (3.49%) QA Manager
18 51 (3.42%) Selenium Test Analyst
19 49 (3.28%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (20.71%) .NET
2 209 (14.01%) HTML
3 202 (13.54%) CSS
4 198 (13.27%) Web Services
5 106 (7.10%) Gherkin
6 102 (6.84%) SOAP
7 101 (6.77%) .NET Framework
8 99 (6.64%) REST
9 86 (5.76%) ASP.NET
10 76 (5.09%) XML
11 66 (4.42%) RESTful
12 65 (4.36%) jQuery
13 50 (3.35%) HTML5
14 49 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 49 (3.28%) J2EE
15 41 (2.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 39 (2.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 35 (2.35%) AngularJS
17 35 (2.35%) StructureMap
18 33 (2.21%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 226 (15.15%) Open Source
2 102 (6.84%) Mobile App
3 86 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 56 (3.75%) Blackberry
5 46 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (2.35%) Blog
7 34 (2.28%) Client/Server
8 31 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
9 29 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 29 (1.94%) Mathematics
10 25 (1.68%) iPad
11 21 (1.41%) iPhone
12 20 (1.34%) N-Tier
13 19 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
14 12 (0.80%) Online Games
15 11 (0.74%) Artificial Intelligence
15 11 (0.74%) Digital Media
16 10 (0.67%) Video on Demand
17 9 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
18 7 (0.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 181 (12.13%) Windows
2 123 (8.24%) Android
3 101 (6.77%) Linux
4 88 (5.90%) Apple iOS
5 80 (5.36%) UNIX
6 13 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.67%) Windows Phone
8 9 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.34%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.067%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 716 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
2 557 (37.33%) Test Automation
3 469 (31.43%) TDD
4 465 (31.17%) BDD
5 419 (28.08%) Scrum
6 399 (26.74%) Test Scripting
7 378 (25.34%) Automated Testing
8 323 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
9 278 (18.63%) Automation Testing
10 276 (18.50%) E-Commerce
11 189 (12.67%) Test Strategy
12 184 (12.33%) Software Testing
13 159 (10.66%) Manual Testing
14 154 (10.32%) Regression Testing
15 126 (8.45%) Software Engineering
16 125 (8.38%) OO
17 122 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
18 89 (5.97%) User Stories
19 79 (5.29%) Performance Testing
20 77 (5.16%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 794 (53.22%) Java
2 585 (39.21%) C#
3 409 (27.41%) SQL
4 331 (22.18%) Ruby
5 323 (21.65%) JavaScript
6 220 (14.75%) Python
7 180 (12.06%) PHP
8 65 (4.36%) Groovy
9 63 (4.22%) C
10 52 (3.49%) C++
11 44 (2.95%) Perl
12 31 (2.08%) VB.NET
13 25 (1.68%) F#
14 24 (1.61%) VB
15 23 (1.54%) Lua
15 23 (1.54%) Scala
16 20 (1.34%) VBScript
17 16 (1.07%) ActionScript
17 16 (1.07%) XPath
18 14 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 181 (12.13%) Degree
2 172 (11.53%) ISEB
3 118 (7.91%) ISTQB
4 35 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (1.27%) Security Cleared
6 12 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.40%) 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
1 907 (60.79%) 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 72 (4.83%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.60%) Puppet
3 8 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.40%) Ansible
5 2 (0.13%) Opsview
6 1 (0.067%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 67 (4.49%) Oracle
2 48 (3.22%) Microsoft
3 47 (3.15%) HP
4 22 (1.47%) Endeca
4 22 (1.47%) RedPrairie
5 19 (1.27%) Facebook
6 13 (0.87%) Twitter
6 13 (0.87%) Cerillion
6 13 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (0.80%) Adobe
7 12 (0.80%) JBoss
7 12 (0.80%) EPiServer
8 11 (0.74%) JD Edwards
8 11 (0.74%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.54%) IBM
9 8 (0.54%) Perforce
10 6 (0.40%) Telerik
11 4 (0.27%) SAP
11 4 (0.27%) Terracotta
11 4 (0.27%) Xamarin
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus and leading package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits (Healthcare, Pension)
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago