Period
to 18 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 208 240 275
Rank change year-on-year +32 +35 -9
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 29 30 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.58% 0.42% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.50% 2.25% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 63
10th Percentile £56,250 £43,925 £48,750
25th Percentile £66,250 £53,125 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% +18.18%
75th Percentile £112,500 £81,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £86,625 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +20.93%

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,162 1,335 1,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.34% 18.47% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,082 1,141 1,665
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £58,375 £53,750 £53,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £101,125 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in the City of London

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WebDriver in the City of London.

Salary trend for WebDriver in the City of London

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebDriver in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 29 (100.00%) Selenium
2 28 (96.55%) Test Automation
3 24 (82.76%) QA
3 24 (82.76%) SDET
4 22 (75.86%) Software Testing
4 22 (75.86%) Java
5 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (68.97%) Cucumber
7 19 (65.52%) API Testing
8 16 (55.17%) Fintech
8 16 (55.17%) Test Strategy
9 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.69%) JSON
10 6 (20.69%) Blockchain
11 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
11 5 (17.24%) BDD
11 5 (17.24%) AWS
11 5 (17.24%) Web Services
12 4 (13.79%) HTTP
12 4 (13.79%) SQL
12 4 (13.79%) C#
12 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
12 4 (13.79%) SaaS
12 4 (13.79%) TDD
12 4 (13.79%) WebdriverIO
13 3 (10.34%) Apache Thrift
13 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
13 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
13 3 (10.34%) REST

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) AWS
2 4 (13.79%) SaaS
3 3 (10.34%) Azure
4 2 (6.90%) CloudBees
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Blockchain
2 3 (10.34%) Big Data
2 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (100.00%) Selenium
2 20 (68.97%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) JMeter
3 3 (10.34%) JUnit
3 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
4 2 (6.90%) Appium
4 2 (6.90%) Cypress.io
4 2 (6.90%) Mocha
4 2 (6.90%) Postman
4 2 (6.90%) REST Assured
4 2 (6.90%) Robot Framework
4 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.90%) TestCafe
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Social Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
1 18 (62.07%) Developer in Test
1 18 (62.07%) Software Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Lead Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Lead Software Developer
2 7 (24.14%) QA Leader
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer in Test
3 4 (13.79%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) JSON
2 5 (17.24%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) WebdriverIO
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Thrift
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) Kafka
4 3 (10.34%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) Jest
5 2 (6.90%) Node.js
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Test Automation
2 24 (82.76%) SDET
3 22 (75.86%) Software Testing
4 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (65.52%) API Testing
6 16 (55.17%) Fintech
6 16 (55.17%) Test Strategy
7 5 (17.24%) BDD
7 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
8 4 (13.79%) TDD
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) DevOps
9 3 (10.34%) OO
9 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
9 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.90%) ATDD
10 2 (6.90%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (82.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft