Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 155 171
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 +85
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 69 68 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.68% 1.38% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.83% 6.26% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 68 65
Leeds median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £35,125 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,350 £55,000 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,010 1,086 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.55% 21.96% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 845 937 833
Leeds median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,850 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Leeds

WebDriver
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver in Leeds.

Salary trend for WebDriver in Leeds

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Leeds over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 69 (100.00%) Selenium
2 68 (98.55%) Test Automation
3 59 (85.51%) C#
4 57 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (69.57%) Java
6 46 (66.67%) SDET
7 44 (63.77%) BDD
8 37 (53.62%) TDD
9 29 (42.03%) API Testing
10 28 (40.58%) SoapUI
11 25 (36.23%) Jenkins
12 24 (34.78%) Test Scripting
13 22 (31.88%) Ruby
13 22 (31.88%) Python
14 21 (30.43%) Configuration Management
14 21 (30.43%) JIRA
15 20 (28.99%) Maven
16 16 (23.19%) Cucumber
16 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
17 14 (20.29%) JMeter
17 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
17 14 (20.29%) SQL
18 12 (17.39%) HTTP
19 11 (15.94%) Performance Testing
20 10 (14.49%) Build Automation
20 10 (14.49%) Open Source
20 10 (14.49%) SpecFlow
20 10 (14.49%) Web Services
21 9 (13.04%) .NET
21 9 (13.04%) OOP

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.45%) Confluence
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) EDRMS
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 69 (100.00%) Selenium
2 28 (40.58%) SoapUI
3 25 (36.23%) Jenkins
4 21 (30.43%) JIRA
5 20 (28.99%) Maven
6 16 (23.19%) Cucumber
7 14 (20.29%) JMeter
8 10 (14.49%) SpecFlow
9 4 (5.80%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.45%) Appium
11 1 (1.45%) JBehave
11 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.59%) Retail
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (60.87%) Developer
2 41 (59.42%) Developer in Test
3 21 (30.43%) Test Engineer
4 20 (28.99%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 20 (28.99%) Development Engineer
4 20 (28.99%) Software Development Engineer
4 20 (28.99%) Software Engineer
4 20 (28.99%) Software Test Engineer
4 20 (28.99%) Test Development Engineer
5 13 (18.84%) Architect
5 13 (18.84%) Test Architect
5 13 (18.84%) Test Automation Architect
6 12 (17.39%) Tester
7 11 (15.94%) Test Automation Developer
8 10 (14.49%) Automation Test Lead
8 10 (14.49%) Lead Developer
8 10 (14.49%) Test Leader
9 9 (13.04%) Automation Tester
10 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
11 6 (8.70%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) Web Services
2 9 (13.04%) .NET
3 3 (4.35%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.80%) Fintech
2 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Android
1 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (98.55%) Test Automation
2 57 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (66.67%) SDET
4 44 (63.77%) BDD
5 37 (53.62%) TDD
6 29 (42.03%) API Testing
7 24 (34.78%) Test Scripting
8 21 (30.43%) Configuration Management
9 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
10 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
11 11 (15.94%) Performance Testing
12 10 (14.49%) Build Automation
12 10 (14.49%) Open Source
13 9 (13.04%) OOP
13 9 (13.04%) Test Strategy
14 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (5.80%) Analytical Thinking
15 4 (5.80%) Integration Testing
15 4 (5.80%) Non-Functional Testing
15 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (85.51%) C#
2 48 (69.57%) Java
3 22 (31.88%) Python
3 22 (31.88%) Ruby
4 14 (20.29%) SQL
5 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
1 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Google
1 4 (5.80%) Twitter
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft