Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 198 257 273
Rank change year-on-year +59 +16 -84
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 29 74 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.73% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.10% 4.05% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 70 75
Median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.73% -8.33%
10th Percentile £44,700 £47,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £84,500 £81,375 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +22.73% -4.35%

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 936 1,825 2,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.38% 18.01% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 817 1,627 1,872
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 2020. 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 +12 2 £60,000 -11.11%
WebDriver
Central London

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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%) Test Automation
2 28 (96.55%) Selenium
3 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (79.31%) Java
5 21 (72.41%) Cucumber
5 21 (72.41%) API Testing
6 20 (68.97%) QA
7 15 (51.72%) SDET
8 13 (44.83%) Fintech
9 12 (41.38%) DevOps
9 12 (41.38%) Test Strategy
10 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
11 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
12 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
12 8 (27.59%) Finance
12 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
13 7 (24.14%) Open Source
13 7 (24.14%) ISEB
13 7 (24.14%) Docker
13 7 (24.14%) Microservices
13 7 (24.14%) Appium
14 6 (20.69%) BDD
14 6 (20.69%) WebdriverIO
14 6 (20.69%) Python
15 5 (17.24%) Web Services
15 5 (17.24%) AWS
15 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (17.24%) Node.js
15 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
16 4 (13.79%) Test Planning

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) AWS
2 4 (13.79%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (13.79%) Serverless
3 2 (6.90%) Azure
3 2 (6.90%) BrowserStack
3 2 (6.90%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Blockchain
1 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (96.55%) Selenium
2 21 (72.41%) Cucumber
3 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
4 7 (24.14%) Appium
5 4 (13.79%) Charles Proxy
6 3 (10.34%) JMeter
6 3 (10.34%) Postman
6 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
6 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (6.90%) Bitbucket
7 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
7 2 (6.90%) Protractor
7 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.45%) Fiddler
8 1 (3.45%) JIRA
8 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Developer in Test
2 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Test Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Automation Tester
4 4 (13.79%) QA Leader
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Automation Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Web Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) WebdriverIO
2 5 (17.24%) Node.js
2 5 (17.24%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) Kafka
4 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
4 3 (10.34%) RESTful
5 2 (6.90%) .NET
5 2 (6.90%) Chai
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) EPoS
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (72.41%) API Testing
4 15 (51.72%) SDET
5 13 (44.83%) Fintech
6 12 (41.38%) DevOps
6 12 (41.38%) Test Strategy
7 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
8 7 (24.14%) Microservices
8 7 (24.14%) Open Source
9 6 (20.69%) BDD
10 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
11 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
11 4 (13.79%) Performance Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Scrum
11 4 (13.79%) TDD
11 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
11 4 (13.79%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Java 8
5 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
2 7 (24.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (68.97%) QA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Google
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft