Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 132 148
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 +109
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 51 87 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.40% 1.78% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.47% 8.30% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 47 86 98
Leeds median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +25.00% +10.34%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £58,750 £53,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% +6.67%

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 933 1,048 1,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.53% 21.48% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 761 905 977
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 51 (100.00%) Selenium
2 50 (98.04%) Test Automation
3 46 (90.20%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (90.20%) C#
4 36 (70.59%) Java
5 33 (64.71%) SDET
6 27 (52.94%) BDD
7 26 (50.98%) API Testing
8 25 (49.02%) SoapUI
9 24 (47.06%) TDD
10 19 (37.25%) Test Scripting
11 18 (35.29%) Configuration Management
12 17 (33.33%) JIRA
12 17 (33.33%) Maven
12 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
13 16 (31.37%) Ruby
13 16 (31.37%) Python
14 15 (29.41%) OOP
15 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
16 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (19.61%) Validation
16 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (19.61%) Analytical Thinking
17 9 (17.65%) SQL
18 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
18 8 (15.69%) Fintech
18 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
19 7 (13.73%) HTTP
19 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared

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 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 51 (100.00%) Selenium
2 25 (49.02%) SoapUI
3 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 17 (33.33%) JIRA
3 17 (33.33%) Maven
4 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.80%) JMeter
5 3 (5.88%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.96%) Appium
7 1 (1.96%) JBehave
7 1 (1.96%) MSTest
General
1 7 (13.73%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Developer
2 23 (45.10%) Developer in Test
3 17 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 17 (33.33%) Development Engineer
3 17 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
3 17 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 17 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 17 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
3 17 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 13 (25.49%) Architect
4 13 (25.49%) Test Architect
4 13 (25.49%) Test Automation Architect
5 9 (17.65%) Tester
6 7 (13.73%) Test Automation Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Senior Tester
8 5 (9.80%) Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Automation Test Lead
8 5 (9.80%) Automation Tester
8 5 (9.80%) Lead Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.92%) WCF
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) Fintech
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Android
1 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (98.04%) Test Automation
2 46 (90.20%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (64.71%) SDET
4 27 (52.94%) BDD
5 26 (50.98%) API Testing
6 24 (47.06%) TDD
7 19 (37.25%) Test Scripting
8 18 (35.29%) Configuration Management
9 15 (29.41%) OOP
10 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
11 10 (19.61%) Analytical Thinking
11 10 (19.61%) Validation
12 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
12 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
13 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
14 5 (9.80%) Build Automation
14 5 (9.80%) Open Source
15 3 (5.88%) Scrum
16 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
16 2 (3.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (90.20%) C#
2 36 (70.59%) Java
3 16 (31.37%) Python
3 16 (31.37%) Ruby
4 9 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft