Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 146 189
Rank change year-on-year +14 +43 -14
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 53 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.50% 1.45% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.69% 8.26% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 41 60 26
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.63% +19.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £29,563
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +21.43%

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 496 666 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.00% 17.58% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 401 554 592
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £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 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 53 (100.00%) Selenium
2 49 (92.45%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (79.25%) Test Automation
4 36 (67.92%) Java
5 28 (52.83%) Waterfall
6 27 (50.94%) JUnit
7 25 (47.17%) QA
8 24 (45.28%) C#
9 22 (41.51%) TestNG
10 21 (39.62%) Test Strategy
11 20 (37.74%) Scrum
12 17 (32.08%) BDD
13 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
13 16 (30.19%) V-Model
13 16 (30.19%) Cucumber
14 15 (28.30%) Python
15 14 (26.42%) Open Source
16 13 (24.53%) SpecFlow
17 12 (22.64%) SDET
17 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
18 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (20.75%) OOP
18 11 (20.75%) TDD
18 11 (20.75%) Load Testing
18 11 (20.75%) Ruby
18 11 (20.75%) Defect Tracking
18 11 (20.75%) Fintech
19 8 (15.09%) Finance
20 6 (11.32%) Manual Testing
20 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared

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 4 (7.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (100.00%) Selenium
2 27 (50.94%) JUnit
3 22 (41.51%) TestNG
4 16 (30.19%) Cucumber
5 13 (24.53%) SpecFlow
6 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
7 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
8 4 (7.55%) CircleCI
8 4 (7.55%) JBehave
8 4 (7.55%) JIRA
8 4 (7.55%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Test Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Tester
3 6 (11.32%) Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Automation Tester
3 6 (11.32%) QA Tester
3 6 (11.32%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Software QA Tester
3 6 (11.32%) Software Tester
3 6 (11.32%) Test Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) QA Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) QA Test Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Software Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Software Test Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Test Automation Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Test Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Android Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
1 4 (7.55%) Backbone.js
1 4 (7.55%) CSS
1 4 (7.55%) CSS3
1 4 (7.55%) GraphQL
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
1 4 (7.55%) HTML5
1 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (7.55%) Node.js
1 4 (7.55%) Symfony
2 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.89%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Fintech
2 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Android
1 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (92.45%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (79.25%) Test Automation
3 28 (52.83%) Waterfall
4 21 (39.62%) Test Strategy
5 20 (37.74%) Scrum
6 17 (32.08%) BDD
7 16 (30.19%) V-Model
8 14 (26.42%) Open Source
9 12 (22.64%) SDET
10 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (20.75%) Defect Tracking
10 11 (20.75%) Load Testing
10 11 (20.75%) OOP
10 11 (20.75%) TDD
11 6 (11.32%) Manual Testing
12 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (9.43%) Software Testing
12 5 (9.43%) Test Management
13 4 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (7.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) Java
2 24 (45.28%) C#
3 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.30%) Python
5 11 (20.75%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (47.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Apple
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Google