Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 369 351 422
Rank change year-on-year -18 +71 -16
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 1,335 1,551 1,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.85% 0.93% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.23% 4.51% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,157 1,408 1,239
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 31,578 34,395 33,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.22% 20.61% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25,767 28,188 29,252
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -5 613 £55,000 -2.22% 92
South East -24 251 £45,000 +5.88% 17
North of England +1 196 £42,500 -5.56% 35
Midlands +18 141 £47,500 +5.56% 32
North West +2 106 £40,000 -20.00% 18
Yorkshire +28 88 £45,000 - 16
West Midlands +21 76 £48,750 +14.71% 17
South West +11 68 £47,500 - 12
East Midlands +2 65 £42,500 -5.56% 15
East of England +4 63 £45,000 -2.70% 10
North East -27 2 £35,000 - 1
WebDriver
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1,270 (95.13%) Selenium
2 1,211 (90.71%) Test Automation
3 1,001 (74.98%) Agile Software Development
4 734 (54.98%) Java
5 711 (53.26%) QA
6 608 (45.54%) C#
7 562 (42.10%) BDD
8 542 (40.60%) Cucumber
9 420 (31.46%) Jenkins
10 391 (29.29%) JavaScript
11 356 (26.67%) TDD
12 326 (24.42%) SDET
13 321 (24.04%) JIRA
14 317 (23.75%) Scrum
15 300 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
16 289 (21.65%) SpecFlow
17 277 (20.75%) Manual Testing
18 273 (20.45%) Finance
19 260 (19.48%) SQL
20 213 (15.96%) Git (software)
21 212 (15.88%) SoapUI
22 201 (15.06%) Test Scripting
23 187 (14.01%) API Testing
24 184 (13.78%) Performance Testing
25 177 (13.26%) Ruby
26 176 (13.18%) Functional Testing
27 175 (13.11%) Software Testing
28 172 (12.88%) JMeter
29 171 (12.81%) Python
30 165 (12.36%) Regression Testing

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 91 (6.82%) Confluence
2 19 (1.42%) CMS
2 19 (1.42%) Tomcat
3 14 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (0.75%) Apache
5 9 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (0.52%) nginx
6 7 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (0.52%) WordPress
7 5 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.37%) Drupal
7 5 (0.37%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.30%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.30%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.22%) JBoss
9 3 (0.22%) Jetty
9 3 (0.22%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.075%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.075%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.075%) Maya
3 1 (0.075%) Mingle
3 1 (0.075%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.075%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.075%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.075%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.075%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.075%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 88 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (2.92%) BrowserStack
4 34 (2.55%) GitHub
5 30 (2.25%) Sauce Labs
6 27 (2.02%) SaaS
7 9 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.67%) CloudBees
8 7 (0.52%) BlazeMeter
9 6 (0.45%) Datadog
9 6 (0.45%) Logentries
10 5 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.30%) AWS OpsWorks
11 4 (0.30%) DigitalOcean
11 4 (0.30%) IaaS
11 4 (0.30%) PaaS
12 3 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.87%) HTTP
2 16 (1.20%) Internet
3 9 (0.67%) SMS
4 5 (0.37%) CDMA
4 5 (0.37%) GSM
4 5 (0.37%) LTE
4 5 (0.37%) UMTS
5 4 (0.30%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.22%) PPP
7 2 (0.15%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.075%) ATM
8 1 (0.075%) Broadband
8 1 (0.075%) Intranet
8 1 (0.075%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.075%) VoIP
8 1 (0.075%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.075%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.72%) MySQL
3 18 (1.35%) Big Data
4 13 (0.97%) MongoDB
5 12 (0.90%) Relational Database
6 10 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (0.67%) Redis
8 5 (0.37%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.30%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.22%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.075%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.075%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.075%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.075%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.075%) DB2
11 1 (0.075%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.075%) GIS
11 1 (0.075%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,270 (95.13%) Selenium
2 542 (40.60%) Cucumber
3 420 (31.46%) Jenkins
4 321 (24.04%) JIRA
5 289 (21.65%) SpecFlow
6 213 (15.96%) Git (software)
7 212 (15.88%) SoapUI
8 172 (12.88%) JMeter
9 143 (10.71%) Appium
10 122 (9.14%) JUnit
11 115 (8.61%) Maven
12 113 (8.46%) NUnit
12 113 (8.46%) Visual Studio
13 106 (7.94%) TeamCity
14 83 (6.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 79 (5.92%) Protractor
16 75 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
17 68 (5.09%) HP UFT
18 58 (4.34%) JBehave
19 56 (4.19%) Jasmine
General
1 273 (20.45%) Finance
2 68 (5.09%) Retail
3 60 (4.49%) Banking
4 31 (2.32%) Games
5 19 (1.42%) Marketing
6 16 (1.20%) Advertising
6 16 (1.20%) Law
7 14 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 10 (0.75%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.60%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.52%) Polish Language
12 6 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.37%) Back Office
13 5 (0.37%) Electronics
14 3 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
14 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.075%) Billing
15 1 (0.075%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.075%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 356 (26.67%) Test Engineer
2 338 (25.32%) Tester
3 305 (22.85%) Developer
4 259 (19.40%) Automation Tester
5 245 (18.35%) Analyst
6 237 (17.75%) Developer in Test
7 222 (16.63%) QA Engineer
8 193 (14.46%) Test Automation Engineer
9 184 (13.78%) Test Analyst
10 110 (8.24%) Software Test Engineer
11 109 (8.16%) Software Developer
12 105 (7.87%) QA Analyst
13 98 (7.34%) QA Tester
14 91 (6.82%) QA Automation Engineer
15 88 (6.59%) Automation Test Analyst
15 88 (6.59%) Software Engineer
16 82 (6.14%) Test Automation Developer
17 74 (5.54%) QA Automation Tester
18 72 (5.39%) Development Engineer
18 72 (5.39%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (11.84%) Web Services
2 156 (11.69%) HTML
3 140 (10.49%) .NET
4 131 (9.81%) CSS
5 115 (8.61%) Gherkin
5 115 (8.61%) RESTful
6 105 (7.87%) AngularJS
7 89 (6.67%) SOAP
8 79 (5.92%) REST
9 77 (5.77%) Node.js
10 53 (3.97%) WebdriverIO
10 53 (3.97%) XML
11 46 (3.45%) HTML5
12 43 (3.22%) JSON
13 36 (2.70%) React
14 30 (2.25%) Spring
15 28 (2.10%) .NET Framework
16 26 (1.95%) jQuery
17 25 (1.87%) ASP.NET
17 25 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (8.09%) Fintech
3 104 (7.79%) Mobile App
4 72 (5.39%) User Experience
5 59 (4.42%) Computer Science
6 33 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
7 32 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (0.97%) Data Structures
10 11 (0.82%) Algorithms
10 11 (0.82%) Virtual Team
11 7 (0.52%) NHS
12 6 (0.45%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.45%) Video on Demand
13 5 (0.37%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.37%) Tandem
13 5 (0.37%) Xbox
14 4 (0.30%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.30%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 61 (4.57%) Linux
2 51 (3.82%) Windows
3 37 (2.77%) Android
4 28 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.95%) Unix
6 7 (0.52%) CentOS
7 5 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.37%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,211 (90.71%) Test Automation
2 1,001 (74.98%) Agile Software Development
3 562 (42.10%) BDD
4 356 (26.67%) TDD
5 326 (24.42%) SDET
6 317 (23.75%) Scrum
7 300 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
8 277 (20.75%) Manual Testing
9 201 (15.06%) Test Scripting
10 187 (14.01%) API Testing
11 184 (13.78%) Performance Testing
12 176 (13.18%) Functional Testing
13 175 (13.11%) Software Testing
14 165 (12.36%) Regression Testing
15 147 (11.01%) Test Strategy
16 143 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
17 121 (9.06%) SDLC
18 119 (8.91%) Open Source
19 114 (8.54%) Software Engineering
20 113 (8.46%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 734 (54.98%) Java
2 608 (45.54%) C#
3 391 (29.29%) JavaScript
4 260 (19.48%) SQL
5 177 (13.26%) Ruby
6 171 (12.81%) Python
7 47 (3.52%) PHP
8 24 (1.80%) Groovy
9 20 (1.50%) T-SQL
10 17 (1.27%) C
11 16 (1.20%) TypeScript
12 15 (1.12%) Apple Swift
12 15 (1.12%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.12%) Shell Script
13 13 (0.97%) Java 8
13 13 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 11 (0.82%) ES6
14 11 (0.82%) VB.NET
15 10 (0.75%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 111 (8.31%) Degree
2 91 (6.82%) ISTQB
3 73 (5.47%) ISEB
4 46 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 45 (3.37%) Security Cleared
6 33 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 30 (2.25%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.37%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.30%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.075%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.075%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.075%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 711 (53.26%) QA
2 8 (0.60%) WCAG
3 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.075%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (4.12%) Docker
2 4 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.075%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.075%) LXC
4 1 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.67%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.45%) Puppet
4 5 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (0.37%) WMI
5 4 (0.30%) Ansible
5 4 (0.30%) HP ALM
6 3 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 85 (6.37%) Microsoft
2 33 (2.47%) HP
3 30 (2.25%) Oracle
4 19 (1.42%) Google
5 11 (0.82%) SAP
6 10 (0.75%) Atlassian
7 7 (0.52%) Adobe
8 6 (0.45%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 5 (0.37%) hybris
9 5 (0.37%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.37%) Splunk
10 4 (0.30%) Informatica
10 4 (0.30%) Reuters
10 4 (0.30%) Twitter
11 3 (0.22%) BT
11 3 (0.22%) McAfee
11 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.22%) Siebel
11 3 (0.22%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.22%) VMware