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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium WebDriver
Rank 390 421 479
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +58
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 740 562 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.05% 3.48% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 604 497 427
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%

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
18292 16147 17004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.03% 15.16% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15079 13732 14675
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 £62,500 £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 23 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 23 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 +33 725 £45,000 -5.26% 81
London -21 353 £50,000 - 43
South East +92 207 £42,500 -10.52% 18
City of London +1 90 £52,500 -4.54% 16
Hampshire +65 79 £42,500 -15.00% 6
South West +6 60 £45,000 +32.35% 4
Surrey +25 57 £55,000 +10.00% 6
North West +16 41 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Winchester - 34 £42,500 - 3
Berkshire -8 31 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Brighton +7 30 £35,000 -4.10% 1
East Sussex +2 30 £35,000 -4.10% 1
East of England +6 28 £42,500 +17.24% 4
Portsmouth +7 27 £40,500 -19.00%
Manchester +12 23 £35,750 +5.14% 6
Yorkshire -48 22 £32,500 -16.12% 3
Bristol +3 21 £55,000 +57.14% 1
West Yorkshire -29 20 £32,500 -16.12% 1
Leeds -38 17 £32,750 -18.12%
Reading -1 16 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Leatherhead -2 16 £57,500 +64.28% 2
Slough +7 14 £37,782 -24.43% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 13 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge +8 13 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +4 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Somerset -6 12 £32,500 -23.52%
Hertfordshire - 12 £42,500 - 3
West Midlands -12 10 £33,000 -5.71%
Liverpool +19 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Merseyside +14 9 £35,000 +16.66%

WebDriver
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 1356 (92.06%) Selenium
2 1161 (78.82%) Agile Software Development
3 870 (59.06%) QA
4 761 (51.66%) Java
5 570 (38.70%) C#
6 542 (36.80%) Test Automation
7 477 (32.38%) BDD
8 464 (31.50%) TDD
9 448 (30.41%) Cucumber
10 411 (27.90%) SQL
11 402 (27.29%) Scrum
12 399 (27.09%) Test Scripting
13 378 (25.66%) Automated Testing
14 331 (22.47%) Ruby
15 325 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
16 324 (22.00%) JavaScript
17 300 (20.37%) .NET
18 294 (19.96%) Finance
19 292 (19.82%) Automation Testing
20 272 (18.47%) JUnit
21 263 (17.85%) E-Commerce
22 255 (17.31%) JIRA
23 243 (16.50%) Jenkins
24 224 (15.21%) Open Source
25 214 (14.53%) Manual Testing
26 206 (13.99%) Python
27 194 (13.17%) Web Services
28 191 (12.97%) CSS
29 190 (12.90%) HTML
29 190 (12.90%) Software Testing

WebDriver
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 34 (2.31%) Confluence
2 33 (2.24%) Node.js
3 31 (2.10%) IIS
3 31 (2.10%) CMS
4 14 (0.95%) Umbraco
4 14 (0.95%) Sitefinity
4 14 (0.95%) Orchard CMS
4 14 (0.95%) NServiceBus
4 14 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (0.81%) Magnolia
6 7 (0.48%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.41%) nginx
7 6 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.34%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
9 4 (0.27%) Apache
10 3 (0.20%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.20%) Drupal
11 2 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.88%) MS Office
3 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.54%) Sophis RISQUE
2 4 (0.27%) Magento
3 3 (0.20%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.44%) SaaS
2 34 (2.31%) GitHub
3 16 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.48%) Basecamp
5 4 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.14%) Trello
7 1 (0.068%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 67 (4.55%) Internet
2 18 (1.22%) HTTP
3 6 (0.41%) FTP
3 6 (0.41%) PuTTY
4 4 (0.27%) Wireless
5 3 (0.20%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.20%) SSL
6 1 (0.068%) Network Security
6 1 (0.068%) MVNO
6 1 (0.068%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.068%) LDAP
6 1 (0.068%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.70%) Relational Database
3 70 (4.75%) MySQL
4 41 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 40 (2.72%) Big Data
6 36 (2.44%) RavenDB
6 36 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 31 (2.10%) NoSQL
8 27 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (1.29%) Neo4j
10 14 (0.95%) CouchDB
11 13 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (0.81%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (0.54%) MarkLogic
15 6 (0.41%) Redis
15 6 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.34%) Hazelcast
17 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
17 3 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1356 (92.06%) Selenium
2 448 (30.41%) Cucumber
3 272 (18.47%) JUnit
4 255 (17.31%) JIRA
5 243 (16.50%) Jenkins
6 185 (12.56%) Git (software)
7 151 (10.25%) TeamCity
8 147 (9.98%) SoapUI
9 146 (9.91%) SpecFlow
10 135 (9.16%) WATIR
11 124 (8.42%) JMeter
12 117 (7.94%) QuickTest Pro
13 111 (7.54%) JBehave
14 108 (7.33%) TestNG
15 98 (6.65%) Hudson
16 88 (5.97%) Maven
17 83 (5.63%) Selenium IDE
18 76 (5.16%) NUnit
19 63 (4.28%) Subversion
19 63 (4.28%) FitNesse
General
1 294 (19.96%) Finance
2 104 (7.06%) Retail
3 80 (5.43%) Games
4 72 (4.89%) Banking
5 50 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.10%) Marketing
7 28 (1.90%) Publishing
8 27 (1.83%) Advertising
9 20 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.15%) Retail Banking
12 11 (0.75%) Electronics
13 10 (0.68%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.61%) Back Office
15 7 (0.48%) Front Office
15 7 (0.48%) Law
16 6 (0.41%) Online Betting
17 2 (0.14%) Billing
18 1 (0.068%) Multimedia
18 1 (0.068%) Legal
Job Titles
1 363 (24.64%) Analyst
2 337 (22.88%) Tester
3 314 (21.32%) Test Analyst
4 252 (17.11%) QA Engineer
5 231 (15.68%) Developer
6 213 (14.46%) Test Engineer
7 137 (9.30%) Automation Tester
8 114 (7.74%) Automation Engineer
9 90 (6.11%) Automation Analyst
10 86 (5.84%) QA Tester
11 85 (5.77%) QA Analyst
12 82 (5.57%) Automation Test Analyst
13 72 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
14 67 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
15 63 (4.28%) Senior Test Analyst
16 54 (3.67%) Software Tester
17 49 (3.33%) Test Leader
18 48 (3.26%) Senior Test Engineer
18 48 (3.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
19 47 (3.19%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (20.37%) .NET
2 194 (13.17%) Web Services
3 191 (12.97%) CSS
4 190 (12.90%) HTML
5 103 (6.99%) .NET Framework
5 103 (6.99%) Gherkin
6 100 (6.79%) SOAP
7 99 (6.72%) REST
8 88 (5.97%) ASP.NET
9 70 (4.75%) jQuery
10 68 (4.62%) XML
11 59 (4.01%) RESTful
12 53 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 50 (3.39%) J2EE
14 41 (2.78%) HTML5
14 41 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 41 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 38 (2.58%) AngularJS
16 36 (2.44%) StructureMap
17 35 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 224 (15.21%) Open Source
2 94 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 92 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 81 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (3.73%) User Experience
6 51 (3.46%) Blackberry
7 48 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
8 36 (2.44%) Blog
9 33 (2.24%) Client/Server
10 32 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 28 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
12 26 (1.77%) Mathematics
13 25 (1.70%) N-Tier
14 20 (1.36%) iPad
15 17 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
15 17 (1.15%) iPhone
16 12 (0.81%) Online Games
16 12 (0.81%) Digital Media
17 11 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
18 10 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 185 (12.56%) Windows
2 118 (8.01%) Android
3 106 (7.20%) Linux
4 89 (6.04%) Apple iOS
5 86 (5.84%) UNIX
6 10 (0.68%) Windows Phone
6 10 (0.68%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.34%) Windows NT
9 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1161 (78.82%) Agile Software Development
2 542 (36.80%) Test Automation
3 477 (32.38%) BDD
4 464 (31.50%) TDD
5 402 (27.29%) Scrum
6 399 (27.09%) Test Scripting
7 378 (25.66%) Automated Testing
8 325 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
9 292 (19.82%) Automation Testing
10 263 (17.85%) E-Commerce
11 214 (14.53%) Manual Testing
12 190 (12.90%) Software Testing
13 187 (12.70%) Test Strategy
14 144 (9.78%) Regression Testing
15 136 (9.23%) Mentoring
16 128 (8.69%) Software Engineering
17 127 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
18 116 (7.88%) OO
19 93 (6.31%) User Stories
20 84 (5.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 761 (51.66%) Java
2 570 (38.70%) C#
3 411 (27.90%) SQL
4 331 (22.47%) Ruby
5 324 (22.00%) JavaScript
6 206 (13.99%) Python
7 176 (11.95%) PHP
8 62 (4.21%) Groovy
9 56 (3.80%) C
10 48 (3.26%) Perl
11 45 (3.05%) C++
12 28 (1.90%) VB.NET
13 27 (1.83%) VB
13 27 (1.83%) F#
14 23 (1.56%) Scala
14 23 (1.56%) Lua
15 18 (1.22%) VBScript
16 16 (1.09%) ActionScript
17 14 (0.95%) Shell Script
18 12 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 178 (12.08%) Degree
2 177 (12.02%) ISEB
3 121 (8.21%) ISTQB
4 39 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 12 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.41%) HND
8 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.068%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.068%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.068%) MBCS
9 1 (0.068%) CITP
9 1 (0.068%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 870 (59.06%) QA
2 3 (0.20%) WCAG
3 2 (0.14%) WAI
4 1 (0.068%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.068%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 82 (5.57%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.61%) Puppet
4 6 (0.41%) Ansible
5 2 (0.14%) Opsview
6 1 (0.068%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.068%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 57 (3.87%) Oracle
2 53 (3.60%) HP
3 50 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 22 (1.49%) Endeca
4 22 (1.49%) RedPrairie
5 18 (1.22%) Facebook
6 16 (1.09%) Twitter
7 14 (0.95%) EPiServer
7 14 (0.95%) Sitecore
8 13 (0.88%) Cerillion
8 13 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (0.81%) Adobe
9 12 (0.81%) JBoss
10 9 (0.61%) JD Edwards
11 8 (0.54%) IBM
11 8 (0.54%) Perforce
12 6 (0.41%) Telerik
13 5 (0.34%) Terracotta
14 4 (0.27%) Xamarin
14 4 (0.27%) SAP
Hampshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £50,000 + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Generous package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago