Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 366 342 406
Rank change year-on-year -24 +64 +4
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 1,180 1,532 1,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.84% 0.94% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.24% 4.61% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 1,439 1,147
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,250 £69,300
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 27,817 33,249 31,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.71% 20.34% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22,310 27,572 27,067
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £72,500
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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 0 560 £60,000 +9.09% 92
South East -46 210 £45,000 - 24
North of England -25 188 £42,500 -5.56% 38
Midlands -8 109 £47,500 +11.76% 17
North West -15 103 £40,000 -20.00% 12
Yorkshire -10 64 £42,500 -5.56% 17
East of England -9 56 £40,000 -25.58% 6
West Midlands +29 55 £45,000 -2.70% 11
East Midlands -21 54 £52,500 +23.53% 6
South West +28 53 £50,000 - 18
North East +13 21 £37,250 -25.50% 9
WebDriver
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 1,124 (95.25%) Selenium
2 1,053 (89.24%) Test Automation
3 889 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
4 654 (55.42%) Java
5 641 (54.32%) QA
6 505 (42.80%) C#
7 481 (40.76%) Cucumber
8 470 (39.83%) BDD
9 391 (33.14%) Scrum
10 374 (31.69%) JavaScript
11 359 (30.42%) Jenkins
12 285 (24.15%) TDD
13 280 (23.73%) JIRA
14 254 (21.53%) SDET
15 246 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
16 234 (19.83%) Finance
17 228 (19.32%) SQL
18 222 (18.81%) SoapUI
19 220 (18.64%) API Testing
20 198 (16.78%) Git (software)
21 188 (15.93%) SpecFlow
22 179 (15.17%) Test Strategy
23 168 (14.24%) Python
24 167 (14.15%) Web Services
25 166 (14.07%) Software Testing
26 158 (13.39%) HTML
27 157 (13.31%) OOP
28 156 (13.22%) Manual Testing
29 155 (13.14%) JMeter
30 144 (12.20%) 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 80 (6.78%) Confluence
2 20 (1.69%) JBoss
2 20 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 18 (1.53%) Apache TomEE
4 15 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.93%) CMS
6 10 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.59%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.42%) Kentico
9 4 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.34%) Apache
9 4 (0.34%) Jetty
10 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.17%) IIS
10 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.17%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.085%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.085%) nginx
11 1 (0.085%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (0.51%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.085%) HipChat
4 1 (0.085%) Maya
Business Applications
1 11 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.085%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.085%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 124 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.46%) BrowserStack
4 22 (1.86%) GitHub
5 21 (1.78%) SaaS
6 17 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (1.10%) Sauce Labs
8 10 (0.85%) CloudBees
8 10 (0.85%) PaaS
9 8 (0.68%) IaaS
10 6 (0.51%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.25%) G Suite
13 2 (0.17%) npm
14 1 (0.085%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.085%) AWS OpsWorks
14 1 (0.085%) DigitalOcean
14 1 (0.085%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.78%) HTTP
2 14 (1.19%) Internet
3 7 (0.59%) CDMA
3 7 (0.59%) GSM
3 7 (0.59%) LTE
3 7 (0.59%) UMTS
4 3 (0.25%) TETRA
5 1 (0.085%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.085%) SMS
5 1 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.085%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.085%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.19%) Relational Database
3 12 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (0.85%) MongoDB
5 9 (0.76%) MySQL
6 7 (0.59%) Big Data
6 7 (0.59%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.42%) Redis
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.085%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.085%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.085%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.085%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.085%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.085%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.085%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.085%) KDB
9 1 (0.085%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1,124 (95.25%) Selenium
2 481 (40.76%) Cucumber
3 359 (30.42%) Jenkins
4 280 (23.73%) JIRA
5 222 (18.81%) SoapUI
6 198 (16.78%) Git (software)
7 188 (15.93%) SpecFlow
8 155 (13.14%) JMeter
9 120 (10.17%) JUnit
10 116 (9.83%) Maven
11 100 (8.47%) Appium
12 91 (7.71%) Visual Studio
13 69 (5.85%) TeamCity
14 63 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
15 61 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 60 (5.08%) NUnit
17 59 (5.00%) HP UFT
18 58 (4.92%) TestNG
19 56 (4.75%) JBehave
20 53 (4.49%) Protractor
General
1 234 (19.83%) Finance
2 72 (6.10%) Retail
3 38 (3.22%) Banking
4 30 (2.54%) Advertising
5 20 (1.69%) Marketing
6 16 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 10 (0.85%) Publishing
8 8 (0.68%) Electronics
8 8 (0.68%) Retail Banking
9 7 (0.59%) Games
9 7 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.42%) Law
11 3 (0.25%) Back Office
12 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.17%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.085%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.085%) German Language
13 1 (0.085%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 288 (24.41%) Test Engineer
2 270 (22.88%) Tester
3 255 (21.61%) Developer
4 228 (19.32%) QA Engineer
5 209 (17.71%) Analyst
6 203 (17.20%) Automation Tester
7 180 (15.25%) Test Analyst
8 176 (14.92%) Developer in Test
9 154 (13.05%) Test Automation Engineer
10 100 (8.47%) Software Test Engineer
11 98 (8.31%) QA Automation Engineer
12 96 (8.14%) Automation Test Analyst
13 84 (7.12%) Test Automation Developer
14 77 (6.53%) QA Tester
15 75 (6.36%) Senior Tester
16 74 (6.27%) QA Analyst
16 74 (6.27%) Senior QA Engineer
17 68 (5.76%) QA Test Engineer
18 67 (5.68%) Software Developer
19 65 (5.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (14.15%) Web Services
2 158 (13.39%) HTML
3 120 (10.17%) CSS
4 108 (9.15%) .NET
5 105 (8.90%) SOAP
6 104 (8.81%) Gherkin
7 91 (7.71%) Node.js
8 90 (7.63%) RESTful
9 83 (7.03%) WebdriverIO
10 75 (6.36%) AngularJS
11 71 (6.02%) REST
12 60 (5.08%) XML
13 55 (4.66%) HTML5
14 53 (4.49%) JSON
15 40 (3.39%) Spring
16 35 (2.97%) Nightwatchjs
17 34 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (2.37%) React
19 27 (2.29%) .NET Framework
20 23 (1.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 113 (9.58%) Fintech
2 83 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (6.78%) User Experience
4 59 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 38 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (1.10%) Tandem
7 12 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (0.85%) Virtual Team
10 9 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
11 6 (0.51%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.42%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.42%) Learning Management System
12 5 (0.42%) Xbox
13 4 (0.34%) Cyberattack
13 4 (0.34%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.34%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.34%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.34%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 49 (4.15%) Linux
2 34 (2.88%) Android
3 33 (2.80%) Apple iOS
3 33 (2.80%) Windows
4 18 (1.53%) Unix
5 7 (0.59%) CentOS
5 7 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.085%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.085%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.085%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,053 (89.24%) Test Automation
2 889 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
3 470 (39.83%) BDD
4 391 (33.14%) Scrum
5 285 (24.15%) TDD
6 254 (21.53%) SDET
7 246 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
8 220 (18.64%) API Testing
9 179 (15.17%) Test Strategy
10 166 (14.07%) Software Testing
11 157 (13.31%) OOP
12 156 (13.22%) Manual Testing
13 144 (12.20%) SDLC
14 140 (11.86%) Performance Testing
15 139 (11.78%) Regression Testing
16 136 (11.53%) Test Scripting
17 133 (11.27%) Functional Testing
18 114 (9.66%) Software Engineering
19 112 (9.49%) DevOps
20 111 (9.41%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 654 (55.42%) Java
2 505 (42.80%) C#
3 374 (31.69%) JavaScript
4 228 (19.32%) SQL
5 168 (14.24%) Python
6 144 (12.20%) Ruby
7 36 (3.05%) PHP
8 19 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 18 (1.53%) Groovy
10 16 (1.36%) ES6
10 16 (1.36%) Java 8
11 14 (1.19%) T-SQL
12 12 (1.02%) C
12 12 (1.02%) Scala
13 11 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 11 (0.93%) VBScript
14 9 (0.76%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.68%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.42%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 112 (9.49%) ISTQB
2 102 (8.64%) Degree
3 70 (5.93%) ISEB
4 46 (3.90%) Security Cleared
5 41 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 41 (3.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 33 (2.80%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.42%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.25%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.25%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.085%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 641 (54.32%) QA
2 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 57 (4.83%) Docker
2 5 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.085%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 29 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.85%) Kubernetes
3 8 (0.68%) HP ALM
4 4 (0.34%) Puppet
5 1 (0.085%) Ansible
5 1 (0.085%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.085%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 28 (2.37%) Google
3 27 (2.29%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 26 (2.20%) HP
5 25 (2.12%) Oracle
6 20 (1.69%) SAP
7 12 (1.02%) hybris
8 8 (0.68%) Cognizant
9 7 (0.59%) Adobe
9 7 (0.59%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.59%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.59%) VMware
10 6 (0.51%) Reuters
11 5 (0.42%) Peoplefluent
11 5 (0.42%) Perforce
11 5 (0.42%) PureLoad
12 4 (0.34%) Apple
12 4 (0.34%) Pega
12 4 (0.34%) T-Plan
13 2 (0.17%) Salesforce.com