Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
UK > England
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 344 343 404
Rank change year-on-year -1 +61 +17
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 1,481 1,515 1,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.89% 0.93% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.30% 4.77% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,380 1,392 1,485
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,662 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,625
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 34,476 31,746 34,560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.77% 19.59% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28,376 27,127 29,926
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in England

WebDriver
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in England

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in England over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in England

WebDriver
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the England region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
London -3 654 £55,000 - 83
South East +1 313 £45,000 +5.88% 27
North of England +35 241 £45,000 - 29
Midlands +38 150 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Yorkshire +37 119 £45,000 - 16
North West +11 109 £45,000 - 13
East of England -61 95 £55,000 +22.22% 6
East Midlands +35 90 £42,250 -6.11% 10
West Midlands -3 61 £47,750 +6.11% 5
South West -61 35 £50,000 +29.03% 7
North East -26 14 £50,000 +42.86%
WebDriver
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 England region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 1,392 (93.99%) Selenium
2 1,374 (92.78%) Test Automation
3 1,154 (77.92%) Agile Software Development
4 892 (60.23%) Java
5 795 (53.68%) QA
6 656 (44.29%) Cucumber
7 654 (44.16%) BDD
8 589 (39.77%) C#
9 474 (32.01%) JavaScript
10 458 (30.93%) TDD
11 453 (30.59%) Scrum
12 413 (27.89%) Jenkins
13 323 (21.81%) JIRA
14 305 (20.59%) Manual Testing
15 293 (19.78%) Continuous Integration
16 282 (19.04%) Web Services
17 278 (18.77%) SQL
18 274 (18.50%) Test Scripting
19 259 (17.49%) SDET
20 254 (17.15%) Python
21 246 (16.61%) SoapUI
22 239 (16.14%) JMeter
23 226 (15.26%) Finance
24 215 (14.52%) Software Testing
25 213 (14.38%) SpecFlow
26 207 (13.98%) API Testing
27 199 (13.44%) SDLC
27 199 (13.44%) Ruby
27 199 (13.44%) Regression Testing
28 193 (13.03%) OO

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 86 (5.81%) Confluence
2 39 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 18 (1.22%) Apache
4 17 (1.15%) CMS
5 16 (1.08%) JBoss
6 12 (0.81%) Jetty
6 12 (0.81%) nginx
7 9 (0.61%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.54%) Apache Solr
8 8 (0.54%) Apache TomEE
8 8 (0.54%) IIS
9 6 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.34%) Drupal
11 2 (0.14%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.14%) Tornado
11 2 (0.14%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.068%) Documentum
12 1 (0.068%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.068%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (1.08%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.20%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.068%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.068%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.068%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.068%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 104 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (5.54%) SaaS
3 52 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (3.44%) GitHub
5 25 (1.69%) BrowserStack
5 25 (1.69%) Sauce Labs
6 23 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (1.01%) Slack
8 11 (0.74%) BlazeMeter
9 10 (0.68%) DigitalOcean
10 8 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.41%) IaaS
11 6 (0.41%) PaaS
12 4 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.068%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.068%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.068%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.36%) HTTP
2 29 (1.96%) Internet
3 13 (0.88%) VoIP
4 6 (0.41%) DNS
4 6 (0.41%) SSL
5 5 (0.34%) Intranet
5 5 (0.34%) TETRA
5 5 (0.34%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.20%) 3G
7 3 (0.20%) DHCP
7 3 (0.20%) ICMP
7 3 (0.20%) LTE
7 3 (0.20%) SMS
8 1 (0.068%) 4G
8 1 (0.068%) ATM
8 1 (0.068%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.068%) LAN
8 1 (0.068%) Skype
8 1 (0.068%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.55%) Big Data
3 19 (1.28%) MongoDB
3 19 (1.28%) MySQL
4 17 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 13 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 8 (0.54%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.34%) Redis
9 4 (0.27%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.14%) DB2
10 2 (0.14%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.068%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.068%) Power BI
11 1 (0.068%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.068%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1,392 (93.99%) Selenium
2 656 (44.29%) Cucumber
3 413 (27.89%) Jenkins
4 323 (21.81%) JIRA
5 246 (16.61%) SoapUI
6 239 (16.14%) JMeter
7 213 (14.38%) SpecFlow
8 177 (11.95%) JUnit
9 157 (10.60%) Git (software)
10 127 (8.58%) Maven
11 106 (7.16%) NUnit
12 105 (7.09%) JBehave
13 86 (5.81%) Appium
14 75 (5.06%) Protractor
15 71 (4.79%) TeamCity
16 70 (4.73%) Karma Test Runner
17 67 (4.52%) Visual Studio
18 66 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
19 60 (4.05%) HP UFT
20 56 (3.78%) Robot Framework
General
1 226 (15.26%) Finance
2 117 (7.90%) Retail
3 47 (3.17%) Banking
4 41 (2.77%) Games
5 31 (2.09%) Law
6 29 (1.96%) Marketing
7 21 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.15%) Legal
9 15 (1.01%) Advertising
10 9 (0.61%) Back Office
11 8 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.47%) Digital Economy
13 5 (0.34%) Automotive
13 5 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.27%) Front Office
15 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.14%) Electronics
16 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.068%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 435 (29.37%) Tester
2 356 (24.04%) Automation Tester
3 355 (23.97%) Test Engineer
4 340 (22.96%) Developer
5 283 (19.11%) QA Engineer
6 242 (16.34%) Developer in Test
7 223 (15.06%) Analyst
8 207 (13.98%) Test Automation Engineer
9 188 (12.69%) Test Analyst
10 142 (9.59%) QA Automation Engineer
11 114 (7.70%) Software Developer
12 109 (7.36%) QA Test Engineer
13 107 (7.22%) Software Test Engineer
14 103 (6.95%) QA Analyst
15 102 (6.89%) QA Tester
16 98 (6.62%) Senior Tester
17 96 (6.48%) Selenium Tester
18 92 (6.21%) Java Developer
19 87 (5.87%) Automation Test Analyst
20 86 (5.81%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (19.04%) Web Services
2 180 (12.15%) HTML
3 150 (10.13%) RESTful
4 142 (9.59%) .NET
5 140 (9.45%) Gherkin
6 131 (8.85%) REST
7 126 (8.51%) CSS
8 109 (7.36%) SOAP
9 106 (7.16%) AngularJS
10 87 (5.87%) XML
11 82 (5.54%) jQuery
12 72 (4.86%) Node.js
13 51 (3.44%) HTML5
13 51 (3.44%) JSON
14 47 (3.17%) React Native
15 45 (3.04%) React
16 44 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 41 (2.77%) Ajax
18 34 (2.30%) D3.js
18 34 (2.30%) lodash
Miscellaneous
1 88 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (5.54%) Mobile App
3 80 (5.40%) Fintech
4 65 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
5 64 (4.32%) Computer Science
6 54 (3.65%) User Experience
7 33 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 16 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (0.81%) Contactless
10 12 (0.81%) EMV
11 11 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (0.68%) Mainframe
13 9 (0.61%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.47%) EPoS
15 5 (0.34%) BBC
15 5 (0.34%) New Media
16 4 (0.27%) Algorithms
16 4 (0.27%) Smart Meter
17 3 (0.20%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 75 (5.06%) Linux
2 57 (3.85%) Windows
3 52 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 47 (3.17%) Android
5 34 (2.30%) Unix
6 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,374 (92.78%) Test Automation
2 1,154 (77.92%) Agile Software Development
3 654 (44.16%) BDD
4 458 (30.93%) TDD
5 453 (30.59%) Scrum
6 305 (20.59%) Manual Testing
7 293 (19.78%) Continuous Integration
8 274 (18.50%) Test Scripting
9 259 (17.49%) SDET
10 215 (14.52%) Software Testing
11 207 (13.98%) API Testing
12 199 (13.44%) Regression Testing
12 199 (13.44%) SDLC
13 193 (13.03%) OO
14 183 (12.36%) Performance Testing
15 182 (12.29%) Test Strategy
16 169 (11.41%) OOP
17 165 (11.14%) Open Source
18 152 (10.26%) Software Engineering
19 144 (9.72%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 892 (60.23%) Java
2 589 (39.77%) C#
3 474 (32.01%) JavaScript
4 278 (18.77%) SQL
5 254 (17.15%) Python
6 199 (13.44%) Ruby
7 75 (5.06%) Groovy
8 63 (4.25%) PHP
9 47 (3.17%) ES6
10 24 (1.62%) C++
11 18 (1.22%) VB.NET
12 17 (1.15%) T-SQL
13 16 (1.08%) Shell Script
14 15 (1.01%) TypeScript
15 13 (0.88%) Scala
16 12 (0.81%) Apple Swift
17 11 (0.74%) C
17 11 (0.74%) Java 8
17 11 (0.74%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 135 (9.12%) ISTQB
2 127 (8.58%) Degree
3 103 (6.95%) ISEB
4 42 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 38 (2.57%) Security Cleared
6 32 (2.16%) SC Cleared
7 31 (2.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 8 (0.54%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.14%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.068%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.068%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.068%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 795 (53.68%) QA
2 8 (0.54%) PSD2
3 1 (0.068%) GCP
3 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.068%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.068%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.068%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.068%) WCAG
System Software
1 53 (3.58%) Docker
2 8 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.14%) LXC
6 1 (0.068%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (1.69%) Puppet
3 18 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.88%) Kubernetes
5 12 (0.81%) Ansible
5 12 (0.81%) Terraform
6 11 (0.74%) WebInspect
7 4 (0.27%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.14%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 66 (4.46%) Microsoft
2 53 (3.58%) Capita
3 38 (2.57%) Oracle
4 31 (2.09%) HP
5 28 (1.89%) Atlassian
6 23 (1.55%) Google
7 15 (1.01%) CA Agile Central
8 14 (0.95%) RedGate
9 12 (0.81%) IBM
9 12 (0.81%) PayPal
9 12 (0.81%) SAP
10 11 (0.74%) CA
10 11 (0.74%) Micro Focus
11 9 (0.61%) Apple
11 9 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.47%) Sun
13 5 (0.34%) BT
13 5 (0.34%) McAfee
14 4 (0.27%) TOWER Software
14 4 (0.27%) Zend