Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 428 393
Rank change year-on-year +82 -35 +45
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 1547 1249 1679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.92% 0.70% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.52% 3.74% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1177 1526
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,850 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +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 34206 33432 36310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.39% 18.66% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28110 29160 30959
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +18 684 £55,000 +4.76% 38
South East +63 315 £43,500 +2.35% 9
North of England +67 261 £50,000 +25.00% 18
Midlands +113 173 £42,500 +6.25% 10
North West +58 144 £50,000 +33.33% 11
Yorkshire +42 96 £45,000 +12.50% 7
West Midlands +62 91 £42,500 +6.25% 4
East Midlands +96 82 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East of England +17 78 £52,500 +16.67% 5
South West +2 46 £50,000 +39.86% 3
North East +16 21 £40,000 +14.29%
WebDriver
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 1444 (93.34%) Selenium
2 1417 (91.60%) Test Automation
3 1208 (78.09%) Agile Software Development
4 923 (59.66%) Java
5 749 (48.42%) QA
6 734 (47.45%) Cucumber
7 667 (43.12%) BDD
8 588 (38.01%) C#
9 492 (31.80%) TDD
10 441 (28.51%) Scrum
11 385 (24.89%) JavaScript
12 367 (23.72%) Jenkins
13 358 (23.14%) SQL
14 347 (22.43%) Test Scripting
15 337 (21.78%) Finance
16 288 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
17 284 (18.36%) JIRA
18 276 (17.84%) Test Strategy
19 259 (16.74%) Manual Testing
20 242 (15.64%) SpecFlow
21 240 (15.51%) Ruby
22 233 (15.06%) JMeter
23 219 (14.16%) ISTQB
24 218 (14.09%) Software Testing
25 214 (13.83%) Web Services
26 213 (13.77%) Gherkin
27 208 (13.45%) SoapUI
28 205 (13.25%) Git (software)
29 204 (13.19%) SDET
30 199 (12.86%) HTML

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 62 (4.01%) Confluence
2 27 (1.75%) CMS
3 25 (1.62%) Tomcat
4 22 (1.42%) JBoss
5 21 (1.36%) Apache
6 12 (0.78%) Apache TomEE
6 12 (0.78%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.65%) IIS
8 8 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.39%) Jetty
9 6 (0.39%) nginx
10 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.26%) Documentum
11 2 (0.13%) Content Management Server
11 2 (0.13%) Drupal
11 2 (0.13%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.13%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.065%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.32%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.58%) SAP ERP
1 9 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 109 (7.05%) GitHub
2 99 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (2.00%) BrowserStack
5 30 (1.94%) SaaS
6 19 (1.23%) Sauce Labs
7 11 (0.71%) PaaS
8 10 (0.65%) IaaS
9 8 (0.52%) Slack
10 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.13%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.13%) Datadog
12 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.065%) DigitalOcean
13 1 (0.065%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.065%) npm
13 1 (0.065%) Office 365
13 1 (0.065%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.56%) Internet
2 39 (2.52%) HTTP
3 12 (0.78%) Intranet
4 10 (0.65%) SSL
5 5 (0.32%) Skype
5 5 (0.32%) SMS
6 4 (0.26%) ATM
6 4 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.19%) VoIP
8 2 (0.13%) NGN
9 1 (0.065%) DNS
9 1 (0.065%) DSL
9 1 (0.065%) PPP
9 1 (0.065%) SSH
9 1 (0.065%) TETRA
9 1 (0.065%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 63 (4.07%) MySQL
3 50 (3.23%) Big Data
4 46 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 22 (1.42%) MongoDB
6 13 (0.84%) NoSQL
7 9 (0.58%) Redis
7 9 (0.58%) SQLPlus
8 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.26%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.26%) DB2
11 4 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.13%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1444 (93.34%) Selenium
2 734 (47.45%) Cucumber
3 367 (23.72%) Jenkins
4 284 (18.36%) JIRA
5 242 (15.64%) SpecFlow
6 233 (15.06%) JMeter
7 208 (13.45%) SoapUI
8 205 (13.25%) Git (software)
9 184 (11.89%) JUnit
10 106 (6.85%) JBehave
11 96 (6.21%) Maven
12 94 (6.08%) NUnit
13 91 (5.88%) Protractor
14 87 (5.62%) TestNG
15 76 (4.91%) Visual Studio
16 71 (4.59%) HP UFT
16 71 (4.59%) Jasmine
17 64 (4.14%) Appium
18 58 (3.75%) TeamCity
19 55 (3.56%) Capybara
General
1 337 (21.78%) Finance
2 89 (5.75%) Retail
3 78 (5.04%) Banking
4 44 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 32 (2.07%) Marketing
6 30 (1.94%) Games
7 25 (1.62%) Digital Economy
8 16 (1.03%) Advertising
9 14 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 14 (0.90%) Publishing
10 12 (0.78%) Electronics
10 12 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.45%) Law
14 4 (0.26%) Legal
14 4 (0.26%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.19%) Automotive
15 3 (0.19%) Front Office
16 2 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 498 (32.19%) Tester
2 373 (24.11%) Automation Tester
3 301 (19.46%) Developer
4 260 (16.81%) QA Engineer
5 217 (14.03%) Test Engineer
6 192 (12.41%) Analyst
7 163 (10.54%) Test Analyst
8 156 (10.08%) Test Automation Engineer
9 146 (9.44%) Developer in Test
10 120 (7.76%) Senior Tester
11 116 (7.50%) QA Automation Engineer
12 112 (7.24%) Selenium Tester
13 102 (6.59%) QA Tester
13 102 (6.59%) Senior Automation Tester
14 97 (6.27%) Java Engineer
15 90 (5.82%) Java Developer
16 80 (5.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
17 79 (5.11%) Automation Test Analyst
18 77 (4.98%) Software Tester
18 77 (4.98%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (13.83%) Web Services
2 213 (13.77%) Gherkin
3 199 (12.86%) HTML
4 187 (12.09%) REST
5 155 (10.02%) .NET
6 144 (9.31%) SOAP
7 128 (8.27%) CSS
8 120 (7.76%) XML
9 108 (6.98%) RESTful
10 78 (5.04%) AngularJS
10 78 (5.04%) HTML5
11 77 (4.98%) JSON
12 62 (4.01%) jQuery
13 54 (3.49%) Node.js
14 49 (3.17%) CSS3
15 45 (2.91%) Spring
16 35 (2.26%) CakePHP
16 35 (2.26%) Laravel
17 31 (2.00%) Hibernate
18 30 (1.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 169 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (9.05%) Computer Science
3 76 (4.91%) Fintech
4 59 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
5 58 (3.75%) Client/Server
6 57 (3.68%) Mobile App
7 44 (2.84%) User Experience
8 22 (1.42%) RIA
9 20 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 18 (1.16%) N-Tier
11 15 (0.97%) EPoS
12 10 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (0.52%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.32%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.32%) EFT
15 5 (0.32%) Internet of Things
16 4 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 4 (0.26%) Mainframe
16 4 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 125 (8.08%) Linux
2 94 (6.08%) Windows
3 41 (2.65%) Unix
4 27 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.16%) Android
6 4 (0.26%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.065%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1417 (91.60%) Test Automation
2 1208 (78.09%) Agile Software Development
3 667 (43.12%) BDD
4 492 (31.80%) TDD
5 441 (28.51%) Scrum
6 347 (22.43%) Test Scripting
7 288 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
8 276 (17.84%) Test Strategy
9 259 (16.74%) Manual Testing
10 218 (14.09%) Software Testing
11 204 (13.19%) SDET
12 192 (12.41%) OO
13 181 (11.70%) Open Source
14 172 (11.12%) API Testing
15 163 (10.54%) Regression Testing
16 162 (10.47%) SDLC
17 158 (10.21%) Performance Testing
18 152 (9.83%) OOP
19 148 (9.57%) E-Commerce
20 147 (9.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 923 (59.66%) Java
2 588 (38.01%) C#
3 385 (24.89%) JavaScript
4 358 (23.14%) SQL
5 240 (15.51%) Ruby
6 167 (10.80%) Python
7 86 (5.56%) PHP
8 61 (3.94%) Groovy
9 38 (2.46%) ES6
10 34 (2.20%) Shell Script
11 31 (2.00%) Scala
12 19 (1.23%) C++
12 19 (1.23%) TypeScript
13 17 (1.10%) T-SQL
14 16 (1.03%) Perl
15 9 (0.58%) C
15 9 (0.58%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.39%) Go
16 6 (0.39%) Lua
16 6 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 219 (14.16%) ISTQB
2 185 (11.96%) Degree
3 127 (8.21%) ISEB
4 92 (5.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 11 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.19%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.13%) CCNA
11 2 (0.13%) CCNP
11 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.065%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.065%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.065%) MCITP
12 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 749 (48.42%) QA
2 4 (0.26%) PMO
3 2 (0.13%) ISO 20022
3 2 (0.13%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 34 (2.20%) Docker
2 4 (0.26%) Xen
3 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.065%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.065%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (1.87%) Puppet
3 23 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (1.36%) Ansible
5 8 (0.52%) Terraform
6 6 (0.39%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.13%) Grafana
8 2 (0.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 68 (4.40%) Microsoft
2 43 (2.78%) HP
3 41 (2.65%) Oracle
4 35 (2.26%) Zend
5 25 (1.62%) SAP
6 19 (1.23%) Atlassian
7 13 (0.84%) Capita
8 8 (0.52%) Google
9 7 (0.45%) TOWER Software
10 6 (0.39%) IBM
11 4 (0.26%) CA
11 4 (0.26%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.26%) Caplin
11 4 (0.26%) Micro Focus
11 4 (0.26%) Pega
11 4 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.26%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.19%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.19%) BT
12 3 (0.19%) McAfee