Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 265 195
Rank change year-on-year +9 -70 +43
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 82 83 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.80% 0.74% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.38% 3.90% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 74 79 131
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% -6.78% +2.61%
10th Percentile £47,875 £32,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,250 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £66,250 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +20.45% -4.35% +2.68%

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 1,872 2,126 2,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.17% 19.06% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,669 1,903 1,847
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.87% +3.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the City of London

WebDriver
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the City of London region over the 6 months to 21 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 2 £67,500 -
WebDriver
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 75 (91.46%) Selenium
2 70 (85.37%) Test Automation
3 65 (79.27%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (53.66%) Java
5 43 (52.44%) JavaScript
5 43 (52.44%) QA
6 42 (51.22%) SDET
7 40 (48.78%) Jenkins
8 37 (45.12%) BDD
9 34 (41.46%) Finance
10 33 (40.24%) Cucumber
11 29 (35.37%) C#
12 28 (34.15%) TDD
13 27 (32.93%) Software Engineering
14 26 (31.71%) CSS
15 25 (30.49%) Scrum
15 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (28.05%) HTML
17 22 (26.83%) JIRA
17 22 (26.83%) SDLC
18 21 (25.61%) SpecFlow
19 20 (24.39%) Microservices
19 20 (24.39%) SOAP
19 20 (24.39%) WebdriverIO
20 18 (21.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 18 (21.95%) HTML5
21 17 (20.73%) RESTful
21 17 (20.73%) Functional Testing
21 17 (20.73%) Non-Functional Testing
21 17 (20.73%) AngularJS

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 16 (19.51%) Confluence
2 6 (7.32%) Apache TomEE
2 6 (7.32%) JBoss
2 6 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.66%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.66%) CloudBees
4 3 (3.66%) GitHub
4 3 (3.66%) SaaS
5 2 (2.44%) BrowserStack
5 2 (2.44%) IaaS
5 2 (2.44%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.44%) PaaS
5 2 (2.44%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (1.22%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) Big Data
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 75 (91.46%) Selenium
2 40 (48.78%) Jenkins
3 33 (40.24%) Cucumber
4 22 (26.83%) JIRA
5 21 (25.61%) SpecFlow
6 18 (21.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
7 16 (19.51%) SoapUI
8 15 (18.29%) NUnit
9 8 (9.76%) JMeter
10 7 (8.54%) JUnit
10 7 (8.54%) Mockito
10 7 (8.54%) Subversion
11 6 (7.32%) Ant
11 6 (7.32%) Gradle
11 6 (7.32%) Maven
12 5 (6.10%) Mocha
13 3 (3.66%) Hudson
13 3 (3.66%) Robot Framework
13 3 (3.66%) SonarQube
General
1 34 (41.46%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Advertising
4 5 (6.10%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Front Office
6 1 (1.22%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (39.02%) Developer
2 25 (30.49%) Developer in Test
3 20 (24.39%) Tester
4 19 (23.17%) Software Developer
5 16 (19.51%) Automation Tester
6 15 (18.29%) C# Developer
6 15 (18.29%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (15.85%) Senior Tester
8 11 (13.41%) Senior Automation Tester
9 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
9 7 (8.54%) QA Engineer
10 6 (7.32%) Analyst
10 6 (7.32%) Senior Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Test Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) QA Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) QA Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (4.88%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) Test Automation Developer
12 3 (3.66%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.71%) CSS
2 23 (28.05%) HTML
3 20 (24.39%) SOAP
3 20 (24.39%) WebdriverIO
4 18 (21.95%) HTML5
5 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
5 17 (20.73%) RESTful
6 15 (18.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (17.07%) Node.js
7 14 (17.07%) Web Services
8 9 (10.98%) REST
9 7 (8.54%) JSON
10 5 (6.10%) CSS3
11 4 (4.88%) .NET
11 4 (4.88%) Chai
11 4 (4.88%) Express
11 4 (4.88%) Sass
12 3 (3.66%) Apache Thrift
13 2 (2.44%) Handlebars
13 2 (2.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) User Experience
2 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.66%) Social Media
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.22%) Derivative
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.22%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (1.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Android
1 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (85.37%) Test Automation
2 65 (79.27%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (51.22%) SDET
4 37 (45.12%) BDD
5 28 (34.15%) TDD
6 27 (32.93%) Software Engineering
7 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (30.49%) Scrum
8 22 (26.83%) SDLC
9 20 (24.39%) Microservices
10 17 (20.73%) Functional Testing
10 17 (20.73%) Non-Functional Testing
11 14 (17.07%) SOA
12 13 (15.85%) Test Strategy
13 12 (14.63%) API Testing
14 10 (12.20%) Kanban
14 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (10.98%) DevOps
15 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
15 9 (10.98%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.66%) Java
2 43 (52.44%) JavaScript
3 29 (35.37%) C#
4 9 (10.98%) Ruby
5 5 (6.10%) Python
5 5 (6.10%) SQL
6 2 (2.44%) ES6
6 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.22%) C
7 1 (1.22%) C++
7 1 (1.22%) Groovy
7 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.22%) Scala
7 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (52.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) Grafana
2 1 (1.22%) Graphite
2 1 (1.22%) Packer
2 1 (1.22%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Google
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) Sencha
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.22%) BT
4 1 (1.22%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 1 (1.22%) New Relic
4 1 (1.22%) Progress