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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 373 409 473
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +64
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 760 735 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.62% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.30% 3.84% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 669 656 445
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%

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
17665 19157 15913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.53% 16.22% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14770 16125 13547
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +50 733 £45,000 -5.26% 101
London +2 460 £52,500 +9.37% 53
City of London +44 126 £52,500 - 20
South East +41 109 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Yorkshire +18 50 £35,000 - 3
Surrey +41 41 £50,000 +5.26% 4
South West +5 34 £37,500 -29.90% 6
Berkshire 0 32 £47,500 +5.55% 1
North West +17 31 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Bristol -1 27 £32,500 -39.25% 5
West Yorkshire +13 22 £40,000 - 2
Leatherhead - 22 £50,000 -
Scotland +33 17 £39,500 -1.25% 1
Edinburgh +19 16 £39,500 -1.25% 1
East Midlands +10 16 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Lancashire - 15 £35,000 - 5
East of England +8 14 £40,000 -20.00% 10
North Yorkshire - 14 £30,000 - 1
Leeds +9 13 £37,750 -5.62% 2
Hampshire +9 12 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Preston - 12 £35,000 - 2
South Yorkshire +2 11 £38,500 +46.66%
Wokingham +10 10 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East Sussex - 10 £44,000 -
Harrogate - 10 £30,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 10 £43,750 -
Manchester +3 9 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Newbury - 9 £52,500 -
Brighton - 9 £46,000 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £50,000 - 4

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 1404 (93.17%) Selenium
2 1091 (72.40%) Agile Software Development
3 919 (60.98%) Java
4 774 (51.36%) QA
5 685 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 565 (37.49%) BDD
7 526 (34.90%) Cucumber
8 500 (33.18%) C#
9 481 (31.92%) SQL
10 454 (30.13%) TDD
11 374 (24.82%) Scrum
12 356 (23.62%) Test Scripting
13 345 (22.89%) Automated Testing
14 330 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
15 326 (21.63%) Finance
16 318 (21.10%) JavaScript
17 275 (18.25%) Automation Testing
18 273 (18.12%) Jenkins
19 256 (16.99%) JUnit
20 247 (16.39%) JIRA
21 241 (15.99%) Ruby
22 236 (15.66%) ISEB
23 229 (15.20%) E-Commerce
24 219 (14.53%) Manual Testing
25 210 (13.93%) TestNG
26 206 (13.67%) Web Services
27 204 (13.54%) HTML
28 201 (13.34%) Python
29 191 (12.67%) .NET
29 191 (12.67%) Open Source

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 45 (2.99%) Node.js
2 28 (1.86%) Confluence
3 23 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (1.53%) Tomcat
4 21 (1.39%) CMS
5 20 (1.33%) IIS
6 14 (0.93%) nginx
7 10 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.60%) Apache
9 6 (0.40%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.33%) Drupal
11 4 (0.27%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.27%) WordPress
11 4 (0.27%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.27%) Orchard CMS
11 4 (0.27%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.20%) JBoss
13 2 (0.13%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 23 (1.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.33%) Sophis RISQUE
1 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.066%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.65%) SaaS
2 11 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.60%) GitHub
4 8 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
4 8 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.066%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.98%) Internet
2 67 (4.45%) HTTP
3 20 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.66%) FTP
5 9 (0.60%) DNS
6 4 (0.27%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.20%) Wireless
8 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.13%) Intranet
8 2 (0.13%) DSL
8 2 (0.13%) LDAP
8 2 (0.13%) Broadband
9 1 (0.066%) SMS
9 1 (0.066%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 68 (4.51%) MySQL
4 50 (3.32%) NoSQL
5 39 (2.59%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 26 (1.73%) Neo4j
8 26 (1.73%) Big Data
9 24 (1.59%) Redis
10 18 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 15 (1.00%) Hazelcast
12 12 (0.80%) RavenDB
13 11 (0.73%) SQLite
13 11 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (0.66%) DB2
15 9 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (0.60%) QlikView
15 9 (0.60%) Apache Hive
16 8 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1404 (93.17%) Selenium
2 526 (34.90%) Cucumber
3 273 (18.12%) Jenkins
4 256 (16.99%) JUnit
5 247 (16.39%) JIRA
6 210 (13.93%) TestNG
7 183 (12.14%) SpecFlow
8 167 (11.08%) JMeter
9 159 (10.55%) Git (software)
10 151 (10.02%) QuickTest Pro
11 138 (9.16%) SoapUI
12 120 (7.96%) Maven
13 105 (6.97%) NUnit
14 103 (6.83%) Eclipse
15 86 (5.71%) JBehave
16 79 (5.24%) TeamCity
17 72 (4.78%) Subversion
18 68 (4.51%) Jasmine
19 61 (4.05%) Appium
20 58 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 326 (21.63%) Finance
2 94 (6.24%) Banking
3 77 (5.11%) Retail
4 69 (4.58%) Games
5 54 (3.58%) Telecoms
6 36 (2.39%) Law
7 32 (2.12%) Back Office
8 25 (1.66%) Marketing
9 18 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.00%) Online Betting
11 14 (0.93%) Publishing
12 13 (0.86%) Advertising
13 12 (0.80%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.46%) Legal
15 6 (0.40%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.33%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.20%) Electronics
18 2 (0.13%) Front Office
19 1 (0.066%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 413 (27.41%) Analyst
2 372 (24.68%) Test Analyst
3 358 (23.76%) Tester
4 282 (18.71%) Developer
5 180 (11.94%) Automation Tester
6 176 (11.68%) Test Engineer
6 176 (11.68%) QA Engineer
7 116 (7.70%) Software Engineer
8 106 (7.03%) Automation Engineer
9 102 (6.77%) Automation Analyst
10 97 (6.44%) Automation Test Analyst
11 95 (6.30%) QA Analyst
12 74 (4.91%) Java Developer
13 72 (4.78%) Test Leader
14 57 (3.78%) Software Tester
14 57 (3.78%) Selenium Tester
15 55 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
16 52 (3.45%) Senior Tester
16 52 (3.45%) AWS Developer
17 49 (3.25%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (13.67%) Web Services
2 204 (13.54%) HTML
3 191 (12.67%) .NET
4 190 (12.61%) XML
5 186 (12.34%) CSS
6 95 (6.30%) Gherkin
7 91 (6.04%) REST
8 76 (5.04%) SOAP
9 72 (4.78%) RESTful
10 69 (4.58%) AngularJS
11 62 (4.11%) Spring
12 57 (3.78%) jQuery
13 52 (3.45%) LAMP
14 51 (3.38%) JSON
15 38 (2.52%) Backbone.js
16 37 (2.46%) .NET Framework
17 35 (2.32%) ASP.NET
18 34 (2.26%) HTML5
19 32 (2.12%) Hibernate
20 28 (1.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 89 (5.91%) Mobile App
2 85 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (4.45%) Computer Science
4 56 (3.72%) User Experience
5 23 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 21 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.33%) Blog
8 17 (1.13%) N-Tier
8 17 (1.13%) Blackberry
9 14 (0.93%) Online Games
9 14 (0.93%) Public Cloud
10 12 (0.80%) Wiki
10 12 (0.80%) Social Media
11 11 (0.73%) Smartphone
12 10 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
13 6 (0.40%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.40%) Social Network
13 6 (0.40%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.40%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 161 (10.68%) Linux
2 144 (9.56%) Windows
3 113 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 107 (7.10%) Android
5 82 (5.44%) UNIX
6 14 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (0.46%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.46%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.33%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.20%) VMS
10 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.13%) Debian
10 2 (0.13%) Solaris
11 1 (0.066%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.066%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.066%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1091 (72.40%) Agile Software Development
2 685 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 565 (37.49%) BDD
4 454 (30.13%) TDD
5 374 (24.82%) Scrum
6 356 (23.62%) Test Scripting
7 345 (22.89%) Automated Testing
8 330 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
9 275 (18.25%) Automation Testing
10 229 (15.20%) E-Commerce
11 219 (14.53%) Manual Testing
12 191 (12.67%) Open Source
13 176 (11.68%) Software Testing
14 160 (10.62%) User Acceptance Testing
15 153 (10.15%) OO
16 138 (9.16%) Test Strategy
17 134 (8.89%) Regression Testing
18 119 (7.90%) Performance Testing
19 109 (7.23%) Waterfall
20 106 (7.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 919 (60.98%) Java
2 500 (33.18%) C#
3 481 (31.92%) SQL
4 318 (21.10%) JavaScript
5 241 (15.99%) Ruby
6 201 (13.34%) Python
7 138 (9.16%) PHP
8 65 (4.31%) Groovy
9 45 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 39 (2.59%) Perl
10 39 (2.59%) C++
10 39 (2.59%) C
11 35 (2.32%) Scala
12 18 (1.19%) Bash Shell
13 17 (1.13%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.00%) ActionScript
15 14 (0.93%) Lua
16 12 (0.80%) VB
17 11 (0.73%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.73%) XPath
Qualifications
1 236 (15.66%) ISEB
2 161 (10.68%) ISTQB
3 133 (8.83%) Degree
4 81 (5.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
6 8 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.13%) HND
7 2 (0.13%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 774 (51.36%) QA
2 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.13%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 41 (2.72%) Puppet
2 27 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (1.33%) Ansible
5 4 (0.27%) Salt
5 4 (0.27%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.066%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 83 (5.51%) Oracle
2 76 (5.04%) Microsoft
3 41 (2.72%) HP
4 25 (1.66%) Google
5 16 (1.06%) Atlassian
6 15 (1.00%) IBM
7 14 (0.93%) Terracotta
8 12 (0.80%) Perforce
9 11 (0.73%) Capita
9 11 (0.73%) Cognos
10 6 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.40%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.33%) Twitter
12 4 (0.27%) SAP
12 4 (0.27%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.13%) Telerik
13 2 (0.13%) VMware
13 2 (0.13%) Sony
13 2 (0.13%) Facebook
14 1 (0.066%) AppDynamics
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Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens + Car
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £70,000
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 per annum
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum
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Didcot, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP 30 - 40K Negotiable on experienc
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
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AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 8% pens, 25 days hols, insurance
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London
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City, London
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