Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > East of England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 216 316
Rank change year-on-year -62 +100 +55
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 89 142 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 1.17% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.61% 5.66% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 83 139 63
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £37,900 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -

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 East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,463 2,508 2,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.92% 20.65% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,862 2,133 1,885
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,625 £62,500 £65,150
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in the East of England

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver in the East of England.

Salary trend for WebDriver in the East of England

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the East of England

WebDriver
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -54 57 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Cambridgeshire -22 19 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Essex +25 7 £65,000 +62.50%
Bedfordshire +11 6 £40,500 +8.00% 3
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 81 (91.01%) Test Automation
2 75 (84.27%) Selenium
3 69 (77.53%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (57.30%) Java
5 48 (53.93%) QA
6 35 (39.33%) Scrum
7 32 (35.96%) OO
8 31 (34.83%) JBehave
9 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
10 28 (31.46%) C#
10 28 (31.46%) JUnit
10 28 (31.46%) BDD
11 27 (30.34%) Cucumber
12 26 (29.21%) JavaScript
13 24 (26.97%) Git (software)
14 23 (25.84%) TDD
14 23 (25.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (22.47%) SpecFlow
15 20 (22.47%) SDLC
15 20 (22.47%) Test Scripting
15 20 (22.47%) MVC
16 19 (21.35%) HTML
16 19 (21.35%) JIRA
17 18 (20.22%) OOP
18 16 (17.98%) Regression Testing
18 16 (17.98%) Software Testing
18 16 (17.98%) Maven
18 16 (17.98%) jQuery
18 16 (17.98%) Manual Testing
19 15 (16.85%) Retail

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (11.24%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.11%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.25%) CMS
5 1 (1.12%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) SaaS
2 10 (11.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) TETRA
1 3 (3.37%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.12%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.25%) DB2
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 75 (84.27%) Selenium
2 31 (34.83%) JBehave
3 28 (31.46%) JUnit
4 27 (30.34%) Cucumber
5 24 (26.97%) Git (software)
6 20 (22.47%) SpecFlow
7 19 (21.35%) JIRA
8 16 (17.98%) Maven
9 15 (16.85%) Jenkins
10 14 (15.73%) gulp
10 14 (15.73%) Karma Test Runner
11 12 (13.48%) NUnit
11 12 (13.48%) TeamCity
12 9 (10.11%) SoapUI
13 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (5.62%) Robot Framework
15 4 (4.49%) JMeter
15 4 (4.49%) LoadRunner
15 4 (4.49%) MSTest
16 3 (3.37%) Redmine
General
1 15 (16.85%) Retail
2 13 (14.61%) Finance
3 4 (4.49%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (33.71%) Test Engineer
2 28 (31.46%) Developer
3 16 (17.98%) QA Engineer
4 15 (16.85%) QA Test Engineer
4 15 (16.85%) Tester
5 14 (15.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 14 (15.73%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Test Automation Engineer
7 12 (13.48%) Java Developer
7 12 (13.48%) Node.js Developer
8 11 (12.36%) Analyst
9 10 (11.24%) Developer in Test
10 9 (10.11%) Automation Tester
11 8 (8.99%) Java Developer in Test
11 8 (8.99%) Senior Test Engineer
11 8 (8.99%) Test Analyst
12 7 (7.87%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 7 (7.87%) Software Test Engineer
13 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
14 5 (5.62%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) HTML
2 16 (17.98%) jQuery
3 15 (16.85%) .NET
4 14 (15.73%) AngularJS
4 14 (15.73%) CodeMirror
4 14 (15.73%) D3.js
4 14 (15.73%) HTML5
4 14 (15.73%) lodash
4 14 (15.73%) Node.js
4 14 (15.73%) React
4 14 (15.73%) React Native
4 14 (15.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (11.24%) Hibernate
5 10 (11.24%) Spring
6 9 (10.11%) RESTful
7 8 (8.99%) Gherkin
8 5 (5.62%) XML
9 4 (4.49%) DOM
9 4 (4.49%) JAXB
9 4 (4.49%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Linux
1 6 (6.74%) Unix
2 5 (5.62%) Android
2 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (91.01%) Test Automation
2 69 (77.53%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (39.33%) Scrum
4 32 (35.96%) OO
5 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
6 28 (31.46%) BDD
7 23 (25.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (25.84%) TDD
8 20 (22.47%) MVC
8 20 (22.47%) SDLC
8 20 (22.47%) Test Scripting
9 18 (20.22%) OOP
10 16 (17.98%) Manual Testing
10 16 (17.98%) Regression Testing
10 16 (17.98%) Software Testing
11 13 (14.61%) Test Strategy
12 11 (12.36%) Kanban
12 11 (12.36%) SDET
13 10 (11.24%) User Stories
14 9 (10.11%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 51 (57.30%) Java
2 28 (31.46%) C#
3 26 (29.21%) JavaScript
4 15 (16.85%) ES6
5 14 (15.73%) SQL
6 8 (8.99%) Python
7 6 (6.74%) Groovy
7 6 (6.74%) Java 8
7 6 (6.74%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.12%) Ruby
10 1 (1.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) ISEB
2 6 (6.74%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (53.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Capita
2 2 (2.25%) Perforce
3 1 (1.12%) Atlassian