Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 215 171 257
Rank change year-on-year -44 +86 +26
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 41 29 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.69% 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% 3.77% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 53
10th Percentile £55,375 £44,000 £40,200
25th Percentile £67,188 £57,750 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +28.57% +3.70% +22.73%
75th Percentile £105,000 £75,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £84,500 £83,500
Central London median annual salary £90,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% +18.18%

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 1,330 770 1,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.33% 21.30% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,216 694 1,487
10th Percentile £46,250 £48,750 £43,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £84,688 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 41 (100.00%) Selenium
1 41 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (70.73%) QA
4 28 (68.29%) SDET
5 26 (63.41%) Java
6 25 (60.98%) Software Testing
6 25 (60.98%) Cucumber
7 24 (58.54%) Test Strategy
8 17 (41.46%) API Testing
9 15 (36.59%) Finance
10 12 (29.27%) JMeter
11 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
11 11 (26.83%) Performance Testing
12 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (24.39%) Scrum
12 10 (24.39%) JIRA
12 10 (24.39%) DevOps
13 9 (21.95%) Fintech
13 9 (21.95%) JSON
13 9 (21.95%) TDD
13 9 (21.95%) SQL
13 9 (21.95%) OO
13 9 (21.95%) BDD
13 9 (21.95%) REST
14 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
14 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
14 8 (19.51%) C#
15 7 (17.07%) Web Services
15 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement

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 (4.88%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Azure
2 5 (12.20%) AWS
2 5 (12.20%) SaaS
3 4 (9.76%) Trello
4 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Logic Apps
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Service Fabric
6 1 (2.44%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (2.44%) BrowserStack
6 1 (2.44%) CloudBees
6 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Big Data
1 5 (12.20%) Blockchain
1 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
1 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (100.00%) Selenium
2 25 (60.98%) Cucumber
3 12 (29.27%) JMeter
4 10 (24.39%) JIRA
5 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
6 7 (17.07%) SpecFlow
7 6 (14.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (12.20%) JUnit
8 5 (12.20%) NUnit
8 5 (12.20%) ReSharper
8 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
9 4 (9.76%) MSTest
9 4 (9.76%) Postman
9 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (7.32%) Cypress.io
10 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
10 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
11 2 (4.88%) Mocha
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Developer in Test
2 12 (29.27%) Software Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Tester
4 7 (17.07%) QA Tester
5 5 (12.20%) Lead Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) QA Leader
7 3 (7.32%) Head of Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Development Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) JSON
1 9 (21.95%) REST
2 7 (17.07%) Web Services
3 6 (14.63%) Apache Thrift
3 6 (14.63%) RESTful
4 5 (12.20%) Kafka
5 4 (9.76%) .NET
5 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (9.76%) Gherkin
5 4 (9.76%) SOAP
6 3 (7.32%) Node.js
6 3 (7.32%) WebdriverIO
7 2 (4.88%) HTML
8 1 (2.44%) CSS
8 1 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (2.44%) Jest
8 1 (2.44%) Nightwatchjs
8 1 (2.44%) XML
8 1 (2.44%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (9.76%) Virtual Team
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (68.29%) SDET
4 25 (60.98%) Software Testing
5 24 (58.54%) Test Strategy
6 17 (41.46%) API Testing
7 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
7 11 (26.83%) Performance Testing
8 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (24.39%) DevOps
8 10 (24.39%) Scrum
9 9 (21.95%) BDD
9 9 (21.95%) Fintech
9 9 (21.95%) OO
9 9 (21.95%) TDD
10 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (17.07%) Manual Testing
11 6 (14.63%) Kanban
11 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
11 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) C#
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.44%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (70.73%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) Accessibility
3 1 (2.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.44%) Dynatrace
3 1 (2.44%) Perfecto Mobile
3 1 (2.44%) Veracode