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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 348 419 440
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +21
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 860 722 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.62% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.60% 3.80% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 787 627 502
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +23.28%

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
18697 19020 16239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 16.24% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15715 16012 13819
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +60 838 £47,500 +5.55% 104
London +94 541 £55,000 +15.78% 64
City of London +101 174 £55,000 +15.78% 12
South East -23 133 £45,000 - 11
Hampshire +1 52 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North West +11 44 £37,500 +6.00% 8
Surrey +7 36 £47,500 - 4
Winchester +2 30 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South West -26 27 £35,000 -31.70% 1
East Midlands +9 25 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Yorkshire +10 24 £35,000 +7.69% 7
East of England -6 24 £36,000 -15.29%
Scotland +16 16 £65,000 +62.50%
Edinburgh +14 16 £65,000 +62.50%
Lancashire +11 16 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +7 16 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Manchester +13 14 £37,500 +2.38% 4
Ealing -13 14 £55,000 -8.33%
Cambridgeshire +3 12 £36,000 -24.21%
Berkshire -11 12 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Bristol -26 12 £33,750 -36.91%
Nottingham - 12 £47,500 - 4
Kent - 12 £45,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 12 £47,500 - 4
Cheshire +8 11 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Preston +2 11 £37,500 -
East Sussex +16 9 £36,500 -8.75%
West Midlands +7 9 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Cambridge +6 9 £36,000 +1.40%
Hertfordshire +5 9 £50,000 +17.64%

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1519 (92.79%) Selenium
2 1181 (72.14%) Agile Software Development
3 982 (59.99%) Java
4 832 (50.82%) QA
5 718 (43.86%) Test Automation
6 678 (41.42%) BDD
7 587 (35.86%) Cucumber
8 580 (35.43%) C#
9 463 (28.28%) TDD
10 457 (27.92%) SQL
11 419 (25.60%) Continuous Integration
12 417 (25.47%) Scrum
13 388 (23.70%) Finance
14 365 (22.30%) Automated Testing
15 341 (20.83%) Test Scripting
16 295 (18.02%) JavaScript
17 289 (17.65%) Automation Testing
18 288 (17.59%) Jenkins
19 287 (17.53%) Ruby
20 270 (16.49%) JUnit
21 267 (16.31%) E-Commerce
22 242 (14.78%) JIRA
23 226 (13.81%) Manual Testing
24 212 (12.95%) Python
25 206 (12.58%) ISEB
26 202 (12.34%) Git (software)
26 202 (12.34%) SpecFlow
27 200 (12.22%) Web Services
28 195 (11.91%) OO
29 193 (11.79%) .NET

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 61 (3.73%) Node.js
2 36 (2.20%) Tomcat
3 28 (1.71%) Confluence
3 28 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (1.59%) CMS
5 21 (1.28%) Apache
6 17 (1.04%) IIS
7 11 (0.67%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.55%) nginx
9 7 (0.43%) Drupal
10 6 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.24%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.24%) JBoss
12 4 (0.24%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.24%) Orchard CMS
12 4 (0.24%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.12%) WordPress
13 2 (0.12%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.12%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 31 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.43%) MS Office
3 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.061%) Sophis RISQUE
4 1 (0.061%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.54%) SaaS
2 20 (1.22%) GitHub
3 17 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.24%) Heroku
5 4 (0.24%) Engine Yard
5 4 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
6 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.061%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 73 (4.46%) Internet
2 66 (4.03%) HTTP
3 14 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.55%) FTP
5 8 (0.49%) DNS
6 4 (0.24%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.18%) LDAP
8 2 (0.12%) Broadband
8 2 (0.12%) SMS
8 2 (0.12%) SMTP
8 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.12%) SSL
8 2 (0.12%) Intranet
9 1 (0.061%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.061%) DSL
9 1 (0.061%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (5.99%) SQL Server
2 85 (5.19%) MongoDB
3 59 (3.60%) MySQL
3 59 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 42 (2.57%) NoSQL
5 40 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (2.38%) Big Data
7 36 (2.20%) Neo4j
8 29 (1.77%) Redis
9 26 (1.59%) Hadoop
10 20 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (1.10%) RavenDB
12 17 (1.04%) Apache Hive
13 16 (0.98%) Hazelcast
14 15 (0.92%) SQLite
15 12 (0.73%) DB2
16 11 (0.67%) RDBMS
17 10 (0.61%) DbVisualizer
18 8 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
18 8 (0.49%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1519 (92.79%) Selenium
2 587 (35.86%) Cucumber
3 288 (17.59%) Jenkins
4 270 (16.49%) JUnit
5 242 (14.78%) JIRA
6 202 (12.34%) SpecFlow
6 202 (12.34%) Git (software)
7 192 (11.73%) TestNG
8 190 (11.61%) JMeter
9 184 (11.24%) SoapUI
10 157 (9.59%) HP UFT
11 145 (8.86%) NUnit
12 127 (7.76%) Maven
13 99 (6.05%) Subversion
14 91 (5.56%) JBehave
15 83 (5.07%) Eclipse
16 78 (4.76%) TeamCity
17 77 (4.70%) Mockito
18 74 (4.52%) Jasmine
19 68 (4.15%) FitNesse
General
1 388 (23.70%) Finance
2 84 (5.13%) Banking
3 75 (4.58%) Games
4 57 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 50 (3.05%) Retail
6 46 (2.81%) Law
7 38 (2.32%) Marketing
8 30 (1.83%) Back Office
9 22 (1.34%) Financial Institution
9 22 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.34%) Publishing
10 16 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.61%) Electronics
12 9 (0.55%) Advertising
13 5 (0.31%) Legal
13 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.24%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.12%) Automotive
15 2 (0.12%) Front Office
16 1 (0.061%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 404 (24.68%) Analyst
2 391 (23.89%) Tester
3 352 (21.50%) Test Analyst
4 333 (20.34%) Developer
5 219 (13.38%) Test Engineer
6 192 (11.73%) Automation Tester
7 162 (9.90%) QA Engineer
8 126 (7.70%) Automation Engineer
9 116 (7.09%) Software Engineer
10 115 (7.03%) QA Analyst
11 110 (6.72%) Test Automation Engineer
12 98 (5.99%) Automation Analyst
13 91 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
14 82 (5.01%) Test Leader
15 79 (4.83%) Java Developer
16 77 (4.70%) QA Tester
17 74 (4.52%) AWS Developer
18 70 (4.28%) Senior Tester
19 63 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
20 60 (3.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (12.22%) Web Services
2 193 (11.79%) .NET
3 191 (11.67%) HTML
4 177 (10.81%) XML
5 175 (10.69%) CSS
6 110 (6.72%) Gherkin
7 99 (6.05%) REST
8 98 (5.99%) RESTful
8 98 (5.99%) SOAP
9 77 (4.70%) Spring
10 72 (4.40%) AngularJS
11 53 (3.24%) JSON
12 50 (3.05%) .NET Framework
12 50 (3.05%) jQuery
13 42 (2.57%) LAMP
13 42 (2.57%) ASP.NET
14 37 (2.26%) Backbone.js
14 37 (2.26%) HTML5
15 28 (1.71%) Apache Camel
15 28 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 102 (6.23%) Mobile App
2 101 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (5.62%) Computer Science
4 53 (3.24%) User Experience
5 32 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 30 (1.83%) Blog
7 28 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 25 (1.53%) N-Tier
9 18 (1.10%) Public Cloud
10 17 (1.04%) Data Structures
10 17 (1.04%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.04%) Blackberry
11 15 (0.92%) Smartphone
12 13 (0.79%) Fixed Income
12 13 (0.79%) Equities
13 11 (0.67%) Social Media
14 10 (0.61%) DTV
14 10 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.49%) Video on Demand
15 8 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 151 (9.22%) Windows
2 140 (8.55%) Linux
3 121 (7.39%) Apple iOS
4 118 (7.21%) Android
5 76 (4.64%) UNIX
6 18 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
7 12 (0.73%) Windows Vista
7 12 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.73%) Windows 8
7 12 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (0.73%) Windows XP
7 12 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.37%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.24%) VMS
11 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.12%) Debian
12 2 (0.12%) CentOS
13 1 (0.061%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1181 (72.14%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (43.86%) Test Automation
3 678 (41.42%) BDD
4 463 (28.28%) TDD
5 419 (25.60%) Continuous Integration
6 417 (25.47%) Scrum
7 365 (22.30%) Automated Testing
8 341 (20.83%) Test Scripting
9 289 (17.65%) Automation Testing
10 267 (16.31%) E-Commerce
11 226 (13.81%) Manual Testing
12 195 (11.91%) OO
13 193 (11.79%) Open Source
14 184 (11.24%) Software Testing
15 149 (9.10%) User Acceptance Testing
15 149 (9.10%) Performance Testing
16 134 (8.19%) Test Strategy
17 120 (7.33%) Regression Testing
18 115 (7.03%) Continuous Delivery
19 109 (6.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 982 (59.99%) Java
2 580 (35.43%) C#
3 457 (27.92%) SQL
4 295 (18.02%) JavaScript
5 287 (17.53%) Ruby
6 212 (12.95%) Python
7 146 (8.92%) PHP
8 87 (5.31%) Groovy
9 43 (2.63%) C++
10 41 (2.50%) Scala
11 36 (2.20%) C
12 35 (2.14%) T-SQL
13 20 (1.22%) Perl
14 18 (1.10%) ActionScript
14 18 (1.10%) Lua
15 13 (0.79%) PowerShell
15 13 (0.79%) Bash Shell
16 12 (0.73%) XPath
17 11 (0.67%) Objective-C
18 10 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 206 (12.58%) ISEB
2 162 (9.90%) ISTQB
3 157 (9.59%) Degree
4 78 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
6 18 (1.10%) Security Cleared
7 14 (0.86%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.24%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.061%) HNC
9 1 (0.061%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 832 (50.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 38 (2.32%) Puppet
2 29 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
3 28 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (1.16%) Apache Shiro
5 15 (0.92%) Ansible
6 6 (0.37%) Salt
6 6 (0.37%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.37%) SCCM
7 2 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.061%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 78 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 74 (4.52%) Oracle
3 41 (2.50%) HP
4 23 (1.41%) IBM
5 18 (1.10%) Terracotta
6 16 (0.98%) Google
6 16 (0.98%) Atlassian
7 12 (0.73%) SAP
8 9 (0.55%) Perforce
9 7 (0.43%) Capita
9 7 (0.43%) Cognos
9 7 (0.43%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.31%) Telerik
11 5 (0.31%) Twitter
12 4 (0.24%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.24%) VMware
13 2 (0.12%) Websense
13 2 (0.12%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.12%) Hyland
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