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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 354 389 437
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +48
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 859 744 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.65% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.51% 4.03% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 795 615 492
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
19029 18484 16179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.38% 16.11% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16180 15306 13781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 2015. 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 +40 837 £48,125 +6.94% 97
London +83 536 £55,000 +10.00% 46
City of London +66 144 £55,000 +7.31% 8
South East -40 142 £45,000 - 17
Hampshire -16 54 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North West +7 41 £37,500 +6.38% 17
Winchester +4 33 £35,000 -17.64% 2
East Midlands +18 29 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Surrey -24 29 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Yorkshire +21 25 £40,000 +25.00% 5
South West -59 24 £42,500 -10.52% 5
West Yorkshire +13 23 £40,000 +24.03% 2
Manchester +6 21 £38,750 +9.15% 7
Berkshire +2 19 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East of England -15 19 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Ealing -16 15 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Kent +15 14 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +5 12 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - 12 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 12 £45,000 -
West Midlands +1 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Gloucestershire -6 11 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Cheshire +9 10 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Cambridge +8 10 £36,750 +5.00% 1
Scotland +5 10 £65,000 +62.50% 3
East Sussex +3 10 £38,250 +5.51%
Leicestershire +12 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Lancashire +10 9 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Edinburgh +3 9 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Leeds +10 8 £40,000 +23.07% 2

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1483 (92.40%) Selenium
2 1156 (72.02%) Agile Software Development
3 942 (58.69%) Java
4 847 (52.77%) QA
5 712 (44.36%) BDD
6 680 (42.37%) Test Automation
7 618 (38.50%) C#
8 583 (36.32%) Cucumber
9 462 (28.79%) TDD
10 434 (27.04%) SQL
11 427 (26.60%) Scrum
12 407 (25.36%) Continuous Integration
13 370 (23.05%) Finance
14 356 (22.18%) Automated Testing
15 320 (19.94%) Test Scripting
16 284 (17.69%) Ruby
17 281 (17.51%) Automation Testing
18 273 (17.01%) Jenkins
19 265 (16.51%) E-Commerce
20 258 (16.07%) JavaScript
21 252 (15.70%) JUnit
22 231 (14.39%) JIRA
23 230 (14.33%) SpecFlow
24 219 (13.64%) Manual Testing
25 201 (12.52%) Git (software)
26 199 (12.40%) SoapUI
27 197 (12.27%) Python
28 195 (12.15%) .NET
29 188 (11.71%) Web Services
30 186 (11.59%) OO

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 64 (3.99%) Node.js
2 35 (2.18%) Tomcat
3 31 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (1.50%) Apache
4 24 (1.50%) Confluence
5 22 (1.37%) CMS
6 15 (0.93%) IIS
7 10 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.44%) Drupal
8 7 (0.44%) nginx
9 6 (0.37%) JBoss
10 5 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.12%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.12%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.12%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.12%) Orchard CMS
12 2 (0.12%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.062%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.062%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 29 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.062%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.062%) Sophis RISQUE
4 1 (0.062%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.61%) SaaS
2 22 (1.37%) GitHub
3 18 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.25%) Heroku
5 4 (0.25%) Engine Yard
6 1 (0.062%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.05%) HTTP
2 62 (3.86%) Internet
3 9 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.50%) FTP
5 4 (0.25%) LDAP
6 3 (0.19%) DNS
6 3 (0.19%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.19%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.12%) SSL
7 2 (0.12%) Intranet
7 2 (0.12%) Broadband
7 2 (0.12%) SMS
7 2 (0.12%) SMTP
7 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.062%) DSL
8 1 (0.062%) DVB
8 1 (0.062%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.062%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.86%) MongoDB
3 52 (3.24%) MySQL
3 52 (3.24%) Relational Database
4 40 (2.49%) Big Data
4 40 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
5 36 (2.24%) Neo4j
6 35 (2.18%) NoSQL
7 31 (1.93%) Redis
8 26 (1.62%) Hadoop
9 18 (1.12%) Apache Hive
9 18 (1.12%) RavenDB
10 16 (1.00%) Hazelcast
11 15 (0.93%) SQLite
11 15 (0.93%) DB2
12 14 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (0.87%) DbVisualizer
13 11 (0.69%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.62%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1483 (92.40%) Selenium
2 583 (36.32%) Cucumber
3 273 (17.01%) Jenkins
4 252 (15.70%) JUnit
5 231 (14.39%) JIRA
6 230 (14.33%) SpecFlow
7 201 (12.52%) Git (software)
8 199 (12.40%) SoapUI
9 179 (11.15%) JMeter
10 165 (10.28%) TestNG
11 146 (9.10%) NUnit
12 139 (8.66%) HP UFT
13 119 (7.41%) Maven
14 91 (5.67%) Subversion
15 85 (5.30%) Mockito
16 83 (5.17%) JBehave
17 74 (4.61%) Jasmine
18 69 (4.30%) TeamCity
19 68 (4.24%) Eclipse
20 64 (3.99%) FitNesse
General
1 370 (23.05%) Finance
2 72 (4.49%) Games
2 72 (4.49%) Banking
3 57 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 55 (3.43%) Retail
5 48 (2.99%) Law
6 43 (2.68%) Marketing
7 25 (1.56%) Publishing
8 24 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.50%) Back Office
9 21 (1.31%) Investment Banking
10 18 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 15 (0.93%) Electronics
12 8 (0.50%) Advertising
13 7 (0.44%) Legal
14 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.12%) Automotive
15 2 (0.12%) Front Office
15 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.12%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 399 (24.86%) Tester
2 382 (23.80%) Analyst
3 336 (20.93%) Test Analyst
4 327 (20.37%) Developer
5 230 (14.33%) Test Engineer
6 210 (13.08%) Automation Tester
7 153 (9.53%) QA Engineer
8 126 (7.85%) Automation Engineer
9 114 (7.10%) QA Analyst
10 110 (6.85%) Test Automation Engineer
11 104 (6.48%) Software Engineer
12 101 (6.29%) Automation Analyst
13 94 (5.86%) Automation Test Analyst
14 82 (5.11%) Senior Tester
15 81 (5.05%) QA Tester
15 81 (5.05%) Test Leader
16 79 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
17 77 (4.80%) Senior Test Analyst
18 74 (4.61%) AWS Developer
19 71 (4.42%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (12.15%) .NET
2 188 (11.71%) Web Services
3 176 (10.97%) HTML
4 155 (9.66%) XML
5 145 (9.03%) CSS
6 127 (7.91%) Gherkin
7 112 (6.98%) RESTful
8 107 (6.67%) SOAP
9 95 (5.92%) REST
10 76 (4.74%) Spring
11 69 (4.30%) AngularJS
12 51 (3.18%) .NET Framework
12 51 (3.18%) JSON
13 46 (2.87%) ASP.NET
14 39 (2.43%) jQuery
15 35 (2.18%) Backbone.js
16 34 (2.12%) J2EE
17 33 (2.06%) HTML5
18 30 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
19 28 (1.74%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 106 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (6.04%) Computer Science
3 96 (5.98%) Mobile App
4 47 (2.93%) User Experience
5 32 (1.99%) Client/Server
6 31 (1.93%) N-Tier
7 28 (1.74%) Blog
8 27 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 19 (1.18%) Public Cloud
10 18 (1.12%) Blackberry
11 17 (1.06%) Data Structures
11 17 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 16 (1.00%) DTV
13 15 (0.93%) Smartphone
13 15 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (0.81%) Fixed Income
14 13 (0.81%) Equities
15 11 (0.69%) Video on Demand
16 10 (0.62%) Social Media
16 10 (0.62%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 158 (9.84%) Windows
2 138 (8.60%) Linux
3 112 (6.98%) Apple iOS
4 110 (6.85%) Android
5 88 (5.48%) UNIX
6 18 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
7 14 (0.87%) Windows Vista
7 14 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 14 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (0.87%) Windows XP
7 14 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (0.87%) Windows 8
7 14 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.37%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.25%) VMS
10 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.12%) CentOS
12 1 (0.062%) Solaris
12 1 (0.062%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1156 (72.02%) Agile Software Development
2 712 (44.36%) BDD
3 680 (42.37%) Test Automation
4 462 (28.79%) TDD
5 427 (26.60%) Scrum
6 407 (25.36%) Continuous Integration
7 356 (22.18%) Automated Testing
8 320 (19.94%) Test Scripting
9 281 (17.51%) Automation Testing
10 265 (16.51%) E-Commerce
11 219 (13.64%) Manual Testing
12 186 (11.59%) OO
12 186 (11.59%) Software Testing
13 173 (10.78%) Open Source
14 150 (9.35%) Performance Testing
15 140 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
16 135 (8.41%) Test Strategy
17 127 (7.91%) Regression Testing
18 113 (7.04%) Unit Testing
18 113 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 942 (58.69%) Java
2 618 (38.50%) C#
3 434 (27.04%) SQL
4 284 (17.69%) Ruby
5 258 (16.07%) JavaScript
6 197 (12.27%) Python
7 132 (8.22%) PHP
8 82 (5.11%) Groovy
9 47 (2.93%) C++
10 40 (2.49%) Scala
11 39 (2.43%) C
12 29 (1.81%) T-SQL
13 18 (1.12%) ActionScript
13 18 (1.12%) Lua
14 17 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 14 (0.87%) PL/SQL
15 14 (0.87%) Perl
16 11 (0.69%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.62%) XPath
18 9 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 178 (11.09%) ISEB
2 151 (9.41%) Degree
3 143 (8.91%) ISTQB
4 65 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 25 (1.56%) Security Cleared
6 20 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
7 16 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.12%) HNC
10 1 (0.062%) HND
10 1 (0.062%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 847 (52.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.19%) Firmware
3 1 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 34 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (1.99%) Puppet
3 30 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (1.31%) Apache Shiro
5 14 (0.87%) Ansible
6 9 (0.56%) SCCM
7 6 (0.37%) Capistrano
7 6 (0.37%) Salt
8 2 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.062%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 78 (4.86%) Microsoft
2 67 (4.17%) Oracle
3 43 (2.68%) HP
4 22 (1.37%) IBM
5 18 (1.12%) SAP
5 18 (1.12%) Terracotta
6 13 (0.81%) Atlassian
7 10 (0.62%) Google
8 7 (0.44%) Capita
9 6 (0.37%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.37%) Perforce
9 6 (0.37%) VMware
10 5 (0.31%) Cognos
10 5 (0.31%) hybris
10 5 (0.31%) Telerik
11 4 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.19%) Twitter
12 3 (0.19%) Marketo
13 2 (0.12%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.12%) EPiServer
Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Annual Bonus & outstanding benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus (10%+) + shares + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago