Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 359 328 426
Rank change year-on-year -31 +98 -6
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 1,383 1,596 1,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.85% 0.98% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 4.85% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,265 1,462 1,416
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 33,872 32,914 34,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.82% 20.19% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27,669 27,670 29,714
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -39 632 £55,000 - 78
South East -29 279 £45,000 +5.88% 30
North of England +32 208 £42,500 -5.56% 32
Midlands +9 130 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Yorkshire +44 104 £42,500 -5.56% 14
North West +1 98 £42,500 -5.56% 17
East of England -40 83 £47,500 +5.56% 5
East Midlands +5 72 £42,250 -6.11% 5
West Midlands +19 58 £50,000 +17.65% 5
South West -56 54 £43,500 +8.75% 18
North East -31 6 £50,000 +42.86% 1
WebDriver
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1,295 (93.64%) Selenium
2 1,255 (90.74%) Test Automation
3 1,052 (76.07%) Agile Software Development
4 811 (58.64%) Java
5 750 (54.23%) QA
6 622 (44.97%) BDD
7 599 (43.31%) Cucumber
8 591 (42.73%) C#
9 426 (30.80%) JavaScript
10 408 (29.50%) Jenkins
11 394 (28.49%) TDD
12 390 (28.20%) Scrum
13 336 (24.30%) JIRA
14 300 (21.69%) SQL
15 299 (21.62%) SDET
16 289 (20.90%) Manual Testing
17 284 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
18 256 (18.51%) Test Scripting
19 248 (17.93%) SpecFlow
20 241 (17.43%) Finance
21 227 (16.41%) Web Services
22 225 (16.27%) SoapUI
23 201 (14.53%) Performance Testing
23 201 (14.53%) Python
24 198 (14.32%) JMeter
25 197 (14.24%) Regression Testing
26 196 (14.17%) API Testing
27 194 (14.03%) Git (software)
28 192 (13.88%) Software Testing
29 186 (13.45%) Ruby

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 88 (6.36%) Confluence
2 36 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 21 (1.52%) Apache
4 20 (1.45%) CMS
5 14 (1.01%) nginx
6 11 (0.80%) Jetty
7 10 (0.72%) Apache Solr
7 10 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (0.72%) JBoss
8 9 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.58%) Apache TomEE
10 6 (0.43%) WordPress
11 5 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.36%) Drupal
11 5 (0.36%) IIS
11 5 (0.36%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.22%) Tornado
13 2 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (0.43%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.22%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.072%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.072%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.072%) Mingle
5 1 (0.072%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.072%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.072%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.072%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.072%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 78 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (4.84%) SaaS
3 38 (2.75%) GitHub
4 33 (2.39%) Sauce Labs
5 32 (2.31%) BrowserStack
6 31 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.94%) BlazeMeter
9 8 (0.58%) DigitalOcean
9 8 (0.58%) IaaS
9 8 (0.58%) PaaS
10 7 (0.51%) Slack
11 6 (0.43%) Datadog
11 6 (0.43%) Logentries
12 4 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.22%) AWS OpsWorks
13 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.14%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.53%) HTTP
2 24 (1.74%) Internet
3 11 (0.80%) VoIP
4 10 (0.72%) SMS
5 5 (0.36%) SSL
6 4 (0.29%) DNS
6 4 (0.29%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.29%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.22%) PPP
7 3 (0.22%) TETRA
8 2 (0.14%) Diameter Protocol
8 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.072%) 3G
9 1 (0.072%) ATM
9 1 (0.072%) Broadband
9 1 (0.072%) DHCP
9 1 (0.072%) ICMP
9 1 (0.072%) Intranet
9 1 (0.072%) LTE
9 1 (0.072%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (1.81%) MySQL
3 15 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 14 (1.01%) Big Data
4 14 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (0.94%) MongoDB
6 9 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (0.65%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.43%) Redis
8 5 (0.36%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.29%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.14%) DB2
12 1 (0.072%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.072%) EDRMS
12 1 (0.072%) GIS
12 1 (0.072%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.072%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.072%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1,295 (93.64%) Selenium
2 599 (43.31%) Cucumber
3 408 (29.50%) Jenkins
4 336 (24.30%) JIRA
5 248 (17.93%) SpecFlow
6 225 (16.27%) SoapUI
7 198 (14.32%) JMeter
8 194 (14.03%) Git (software)
9 147 (10.63%) JUnit
10 123 (8.89%) NUnit
11 122 (8.82%) Maven
12 117 (8.46%) Appium
13 90 (6.51%) TeamCity
14 88 (6.36%) Protractor
15 87 (6.29%) JBehave
16 84 (6.07%) Visual Studio
17 70 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
18 61 (4.41%) LoadRunner
19 59 (4.27%) HP UFT
20 58 (4.19%) Jasmine
General
1 241 (17.43%) Finance
2 108 (7.81%) Retail
3 59 (4.27%) Banking
4 43 (3.11%) Games
5 29 (2.10%) Law
6 17 (1.23%) Advertising
7 14 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 12 (0.87%) Back Office
8 12 (0.87%) Marketing
8 12 (0.87%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.72%) Legal
10 7 (0.51%) Polish Language
11 6 (0.43%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.43%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.22%) Automotive
13 2 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
13 2 (0.14%) Electronics
13 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 381 (27.55%) Test Engineer
2 364 (26.32%) Tester
3 337 (24.37%) Developer
4 287 (20.75%) Automation Tester
5 253 (18.29%) QA Engineer
6 245 (17.72%) Analyst
7 240 (17.35%) Developer in Test
8 202 (14.61%) Test Automation Engineer
9 189 (13.67%) Test Analyst
10 129 (9.33%) Software Test Engineer
11 128 (9.26%) QA Analyst
12 118 (8.53%) QA Automation Engineer
13 114 (8.24%) Software Developer
14 105 (7.59%) QA Tester
15 98 (7.09%) Software Engineer
16 93 (6.72%) Automation Test Analyst
17 88 (6.36%) QA Test Engineer
18 85 (6.15%) QA Automation Tester
19 82 (5.93%) Java Developer
20 74 (5.35%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (16.41%) Web Services
2 169 (12.22%) HTML
3 135 (9.76%) RESTful
4 127 (9.18%) CSS
5 122 (8.82%) .NET
6 116 (8.39%) Gherkin
7 112 (8.10%) AngularJS
8 97 (7.01%) REST
9 89 (6.44%) SOAP
10 70 (5.06%) XML
11 69 (4.99%) jQuery
12 66 (4.77%) Node.js
13 47 (3.40%) React
14 46 (3.33%) JSON
15 45 (3.25%) HTML5
16 39 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (2.24%) Ajax
18 28 (2.02%) React Native
19 27 (1.95%) Spring
20 25 (1.81%) CodeMirror
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.74%) Mobile App
2 93 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (6.15%) Fintech
4 58 (4.19%) User Experience
5 56 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 51 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (0.87%) Contactless
9 12 (0.87%) EMV
10 11 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (0.72%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.65%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.51%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.43%) NHS
15 5 (0.36%) Cyberthreat
16 4 (0.29%) Hedge funds
16 4 (0.29%) LIMS
16 4 (0.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (4.56%) Windows
2 62 (4.48%) Linux
3 47 (3.40%) Android
4 39 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 33 (2.39%) Unix
6 5 (0.36%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.14%) CentOS
7 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.072%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,255 (90.74%) Test Automation
2 1,052 (76.07%) Agile Software Development
3 622 (44.97%) BDD
4 394 (28.49%) TDD
5 390 (28.20%) Scrum
6 299 (21.62%) SDET
7 289 (20.90%) Manual Testing
8 284 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
9 256 (18.51%) Test Scripting
10 201 (14.53%) Performance Testing
11 197 (14.24%) Regression Testing
12 196 (14.17%) API Testing
13 192 (13.88%) Software Testing
14 171 (12.36%) SDLC
15 163 (11.79%) Functional Testing
16 150 (10.85%) Software Engineering
17 148 (10.70%) OO
17 148 (10.70%) Test Strategy
18 133 (9.62%) Open Source
19 128 (9.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 811 (58.64%) Java
2 591 (42.73%) C#
3 426 (30.80%) JavaScript
4 300 (21.69%) SQL
5 201 (14.53%) Python
6 186 (13.45%) Ruby
7 48 (3.47%) PHP
8 44 (3.18%) Groovy
9 31 (2.24%) ES6
10 20 (1.45%) TypeScript
11 18 (1.30%) VB.NET
12 17 (1.23%) T-SQL
13 15 (1.08%) Apple Swift
14 14 (1.01%) C++
14 14 (1.01%) Objective-C
15 13 (0.94%) Scala
16 12 (0.87%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.72%) Java 8
18 9 (0.65%) C
19 8 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 104 (7.52%) Degree
2 91 (6.58%) ISTQB
3 76 (5.50%) ISEB
4 36 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 32 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 29 (2.10%) Security Cleared
7 26 (1.88%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.58%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.14%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.072%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 750 (54.23%) QA
2 9 (0.65%) WCAG
3 8 (0.58%) PSD2
4 1 (0.072%) GCP
4 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (3.76%) Docker
2 9 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.14%) LXC
6 1 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (1.37%) Puppet
3 11 (0.80%) Ansible
3 11 (0.80%) Terraform
4 10 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.72%) Kubernetes
4 10 (0.72%) WebInspect
5 5 (0.36%) WMI
6 4 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 3 (0.22%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.14%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 72 (5.21%) Microsoft
2 46 (3.33%) Oracle
3 37 (2.68%) Capita
4 35 (2.53%) HP
5 21 (1.52%) Atlassian
6 19 (1.37%) Google
7 13 (0.94%) RedGate
8 12 (0.87%) PayPal
9 10 (0.72%) CA Agile Central
10 9 (0.65%) Apple
10 9 (0.65%) SAP
11 7 (0.51%) IBM
11 7 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.51%) Sun
12 6 (0.43%) CA
12 6 (0.43%) Micro Focus
13 5 (0.36%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.36%) Splunk
13 5 (0.36%) Twitter
14 4 (0.29%) WorldPay