Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for WebDriver skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebDriver over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 142 198
Rank change year-on-year +11 +56 -20
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 60 56 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.65% 1.47% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.00% 7.46% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 49 61 20
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +38.46%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £51,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% +15.38%

WebDriver is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 500 751 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.74% 19.75% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 410 629 613
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +16.88% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £21,952
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,150 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Birmingham

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver in Birmingham.

Salary trend for WebDriver in Birmingham

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 60 (100.00%) Selenium
2 57 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (88.33%) Test Automation
4 40 (66.67%) Java
5 36 (60.00%) Waterfall
6 28 (46.67%) C#
6 28 (46.67%) Scrum
7 26 (43.33%) JUnit
7 26 (43.33%) QA
7 26 (43.33%) TestNG
8 24 (40.00%) Test Strategy
9 20 (33.33%) Visual Studio
10 19 (31.67%) Python
10 19 (31.67%) Cucumber
10 19 (31.67%) BDD
11 18 (30.00%) SDET
12 17 (28.33%) SpecFlow
13 16 (26.67%) V-Model
13 16 (26.67%) Ruby
14 15 (25.00%) TDD
14 15 (25.00%) Load Testing
14 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 15 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
14 15 (25.00%) Fintech
15 13 (21.67%) Open Source
16 9 (15.00%) Software Testing
16 9 (15.00%) Finance
17 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (11.67%) OOP
17 7 (11.67%) JIRA

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) BrowserStack
1 4 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 60 (100.00%) Selenium
2 26 (43.33%) JUnit
2 26 (43.33%) TestNG
3 20 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 19 (31.67%) Cucumber
5 17 (28.33%) SpecFlow
6 7 (11.67%) JIRA
7 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 4 (6.67%) Appium
8 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
8 4 (6.67%) Maven
8 4 (6.67%) Robot Framework
8 4 (6.67%) Robotium
9 3 (5.00%) CircleCI
9 3 (5.00%) JBehave
9 3 (5.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Test Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Tester
3 10 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 10 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) QA Tester
4 7 (11.67%) Software QA Tester
4 7 (11.67%) Software Tester
4 7 (11.67%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) QA Automation Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Tester
6 5 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
1 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (5.00%) CSS
1 3 (5.00%) CSS3
1 3 (5.00%) GraphQL
1 3 (5.00%) HTML
1 3 (5.00%) HTML5
1 3 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (5.00%) Node.js
1 3 (5.00%) Symfony
2 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Fintech
2 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Android
1 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (88.33%) Test Automation
3 36 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 28 (46.67%) Scrum
5 24 (40.00%) Test Strategy
6 19 (31.67%) BDD
7 18 (30.00%) SDET
8 16 (26.67%) V-Model
9 15 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
9 15 (25.00%) Load Testing
9 15 (25.00%) TDD
10 13 (21.67%) Open Source
11 9 (15.00%) Software Testing
12 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (11.67%) Manual Testing
12 7 (11.67%) OOP
13 6 (10.00%) Security Testing
14 5 (8.33%) Test Management
15 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 40 (66.67%) Java
2 28 (46.67%) C#
3 19 (31.67%) Python
4 16 (26.67%) Ruby
5 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) ISEB
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (43.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.00%) Apple
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Google