Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
UK > England
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 352 441
Rank change year-on-year -19 +89 -40
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 1,297 1,547 1,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.86% 0.92% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.28% 4.50% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,125 1,433 1,174
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,500 £66,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +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 30,285 34,366 32,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.98% 20.41% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24,717 28,253 28,607
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +10 612 £60,000 +9.09% 59
South East -37 235 £45,000 +4.65% 33
North of England -3 192 £42,500 -10.53% 29
Midlands -2 135 £47,500 +11.76% 22
North West -20 111 £40,000 -20.00% 12
West Midlands +34 79 £47,500 +11.76% 17
Yorkshire +10 78 £44,500 -1.11% 10
South West +21 68 £47,500 -5.00% 8
East Midlands -18 56 £50,000 +17.65% 5
East of England -8 50 £40,000 -23.81% 12
North East -16 3 £42,500 +6.25% 7
WebDriver
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 1,246 (96.07%) Selenium
2 1,174 (90.52%) Test Automation
3 978 (75.40%) Agile Software Development
4 719 (55.44%) Java
5 687 (52.97%) QA
6 583 (44.95%) C#
7 527 (40.63%) BDD
8 512 (39.48%) Cucumber
9 421 (32.46%) Jenkins
10 404 (31.15%) JavaScript
11 347 (26.75%) Scrum
12 331 (25.52%) TDD
13 316 (24.36%) JIRA
14 313 (24.13%) SDET
15 292 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
16 267 (20.59%) Finance
17 250 (19.28%) SQL
18 240 (18.50%) Manual Testing
19 238 (18.35%) SpecFlow
20 226 (17.42%) SoapUI
20 226 (17.42%) Git (software)
21 193 (14.88%) API Testing
22 188 (14.49%) Ruby
23 187 (14.42%) Python
24 181 (13.96%) Test Scripting
25 176 (13.57%) HTML
26 172 (13.26%) Test Strategy
27 171 (13.18%) Performance Testing
28 170 (13.11%) Functional Testing
29 169 (13.03%) JMeter

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 97 (7.48%) Confluence
2 22 (1.70%) CMS
3 15 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 12 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 11 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (0.77%) Apache TomEE
7 10 (0.77%) JBoss
8 8 (0.62%) Apache
9 6 (0.46%) WordPress
10 5 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.39%) Drupal
10 5 (0.39%) Kentico
11 4 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.31%) nginx
12 3 (0.23%) IIS
12 3 (0.23%) Jetty
12 3 (0.23%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.15%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.46%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.077%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.077%) Maya
4 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.077%) Mingle
4 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.077%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 110 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.47%) BrowserStack
4 28 (2.16%) GitHub
5 27 (2.08%) SaaS
6 22 (1.70%) Sauce Labs
7 15 (1.16%) CloudBees
8 11 (0.85%) IaaS
8 11 (0.85%) PaaS
9 10 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.46%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.31%) AWS OpsWorks
13 3 (0.23%) BlazeMeter
13 3 (0.23%) Datadog
13 3 (0.23%) Logentries
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.93%) HTTP
2 13 (1.00%) Internet
3 7 (0.54%) CDMA
3 7 (0.54%) GSM
3 7 (0.54%) LTE
3 7 (0.54%) SMS
3 7 (0.54%) UMTS
4 1 (0.077%) Broadband
4 1 (0.077%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.077%) PPP
4 1 (0.077%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.077%) VoIP
4 1 (0.077%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.077%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (5.01%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.31%) MySQL
3 14 (1.08%) Big Data
4 12 (0.93%) MongoDB
4 12 (0.93%) Relational Database
5 9 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.54%) Redis
7 6 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.23%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.15%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.15%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.077%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.077%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.077%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.077%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.077%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.077%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1,246 (96.07%) Selenium
2 512 (39.48%) Cucumber
3 421 (32.46%) Jenkins
4 316 (24.36%) JIRA
5 238 (18.35%) SpecFlow
6 226 (17.42%) Git (software)
6 226 (17.42%) SoapUI
7 169 (13.03%) JMeter
8 127 (9.79%) JUnit
9 121 (9.33%) Maven
10 120 (9.25%) Appium
11 111 (8.56%) Visual Studio
12 100 (7.71%) TeamCity
13 97 (7.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 94 (7.25%) NUnit
15 72 (5.55%) Team Foundation Server
16 70 (5.40%) JBehave
17 68 (5.24%) Protractor
18 59 (4.55%) TestNG
19 58 (4.47%) HP UFT
General
1 267 (20.59%) Finance
2 62 (4.78%) Retail
3 58 (4.47%) Banking
4 19 (1.46%) Marketing
5 18 (1.39%) Advertising
6 17 (1.31%) Games
7 11 (0.85%) Telecoms
8 10 (0.77%) Law
9 9 (0.69%) Investment Banking
9 9 (0.69%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.39%) Back Office
10 5 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.39%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.31%) Electronics
11 4 (0.31%) Polish Language
12 3 (0.23%) Brand Awareness
13 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.15%) Publishing
14 1 (0.077%) Billing
14 1 (0.077%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 342 (26.37%) Test Engineer
2 314 (24.21%) Tester
3 294 (22.67%) Developer
4 244 (18.81%) Automation Tester
5 232 (17.89%) Analyst
6 213 (16.42%) Developer in Test
7 211 (16.27%) QA Engineer
8 195 (15.03%) Test Automation Engineer
9 185 (14.26%) Test Analyst
10 108 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
11 93 (7.17%) Automation Test Analyst
12 91 (7.02%) QA Tester
13 90 (6.94%) Software Developer
13 90 (6.94%) Test Automation Developer
14 86 (6.63%) QA Analyst
15 80 (6.17%) QA Automation Engineer
16 74 (5.71%) Software Engineer
17 67 (5.17%) Senior Tester
18 66 (5.09%) QA Automation Tester
19 65 (5.01%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (13.57%) HTML
2 163 (12.57%) Web Services
3 130 (10.02%) .NET
4 128 (9.87%) CSS
5 115 (8.87%) Gherkin
6 107 (8.25%) RESTful
7 104 (8.02%) SOAP
8 101 (7.79%) AngularJS
9 83 (6.40%) Node.js
10 72 (5.55%) REST
11 62 (4.78%) WebdriverIO
12 59 (4.55%) HTML5
13 55 (4.24%) XML
14 50 (3.86%) JSON
15 36 (2.78%) React
15 36 (2.78%) Spring
16 32 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (2.08%) jQuery
18 24 (1.85%) .NET Framework
19 22 (1.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 121 (9.33%) Fintech
2 97 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (6.86%) Mobile App
4 73 (5.63%) User Experience
5 65 (5.01%) Computer Science
6 44 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (0.77%) Data Structures
9 10 (0.77%) Virtual Team
10 9 (0.69%) Tandem
11 8 (0.62%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.46%) Video on Demand
14 5 (0.39%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.39%) NHS
14 5 (0.39%) Xbox
15 4 (0.31%) Cyber Defence
15 4 (0.31%) Cyberattack
15 4 (0.31%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 68 (5.24%) Linux
2 51 (3.93%) Windows
3 39 (3.01%) Android
4 32 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.00%) Unix
6 8 (0.62%) CentOS
7 7 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.23%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.077%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,174 (90.52%) Test Automation
2 978 (75.40%) Agile Software Development
3 527 (40.63%) BDD
4 347 (26.75%) Scrum
5 331 (25.52%) TDD
6 313 (24.13%) SDET
7 292 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
8 240 (18.50%) Manual Testing
9 193 (14.88%) API Testing
10 181 (13.96%) Test Scripting
11 172 (13.26%) Test Strategy
12 171 (13.18%) Performance Testing
13 170 (13.11%) Functional Testing
14 160 (12.34%) Software Testing
15 144 (11.10%) Regression Testing
16 127 (9.79%) SDLC
17 123 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
18 122 (9.41%) OOP
19 113 (8.71%) Software Engineering
20 109 (8.40%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 719 (55.44%) Java
2 583 (44.95%) C#
3 404 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 250 (19.28%) SQL
5 188 (14.49%) Ruby
6 187 (14.42%) Python
7 37 (2.85%) PHP
8 24 (1.85%) Groovy
9 18 (1.39%) TypeScript
10 17 (1.31%) Bash Shell
11 16 (1.23%) Shell Script
11 16 (1.23%) T-SQL
12 15 (1.16%) Java 8
13 13 (1.00%) C
14 12 (0.93%) PowerShell
15 11 (0.85%) ES6
16 10 (0.77%) Scala
17 9 (0.69%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.46%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 118 (9.10%) Degree
2 98 (7.56%) ISTQB
3 76 (5.86%) ISEB
4 56 (4.32%) Security Cleared
5 54 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 41 (3.16%) SC Cleared
7 37 (2.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (0.39%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.077%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.077%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 687 (52.97%) QA
2 6 (0.46%) WCAG
3 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 56 (4.32%) Docker
2 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.077%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 21 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.39%) HP ALM
4 5 (0.39%) WMI
5 4 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.15%) Puppet
7 1 (0.077%) Ansible
Vendors
1 88 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 32 (2.47%) HP
2 32 (2.47%) Oracle
3 21 (1.62%) Google
4 12 (0.93%) SAP
5 9 (0.69%) Atlassian
5 9 (0.69%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 8 (0.62%) Adobe
7 7 (0.54%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.46%) hybris
8 6 (0.46%) Reuters
8 6 (0.46%) VMware
9 5 (0.39%) Cognizant
9 5 (0.39%) Perforce
10 4 (0.31%) Apple
10 4 (0.31%) Informatica
11 2 (0.15%) IBM
11 2 (0.15%) RedGate
11 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.15%) Siebel