Period
to 26 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > London
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 351 339 331
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 511 652 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.84% 0.94% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.39% 4.66% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 433 597 584
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £39,738
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £73,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11,653 13,984 13,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.05% 20.26% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9,255 11,500 11,307
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £91,150 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in London

WebDriver
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in London

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in London over the 6 months to 26 March 2019.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in London

WebDriver
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the London region over the 6 months to 26 March 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
Central London +1 87 £65,000 +30.00% 6
West London +4 27 £47,500 -17.39% 1
South London +11 24 £50,000 -12.28%
East London +15 3 £41,000 - 2
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 481 (94.13%) Selenium
2 426 (83.37%) Test Automation
3 381 (74.56%) Agile Software Development
4 305 (59.69%) Java
5 289 (56.56%) QA
6 266 (52.05%) Cucumber
7 236 (46.18%) BDD
8 203 (39.73%) JavaScript
8 203 (39.73%) Scrum
9 186 (36.40%) C#
10 176 (34.44%) Jenkins
11 142 (27.79%) Continuous Integration
12 136 (26.61%) SDET
13 134 (26.22%) SQL
14 128 (25.05%) Finance
15 116 (22.70%) TDD
16 102 (19.96%) SDLC
17 97 (18.98%) Web Services
18 96 (18.79%) API Testing
19 94 (18.40%) SoapUI
20 92 (18.00%) HTML
21 86 (16.83%) SpecFlow
21 86 (16.83%) JIRA
22 85 (16.63%) Python
23 84 (16.44%) Test Strategy
24 78 (15.26%) SOAP
25 77 (15.07%) Git (software)
26 76 (14.87%) Amazon AWS
26 76 (14.87%) Fintech
27 75 (14.68%) Ruby

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 31 (6.07%) Confluence
2 26 (5.09%) WebSphere
3 24 (4.70%) Apache TomEE
3 24 (4.70%) JBoss
4 7 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.20%) CMS
6 1 (0.20%) Jetty
6 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.57%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (14.87%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.11%) SaaS
4 17 (3.33%) BrowserStack
4 17 (3.33%) GitHub
5 12 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.37%) CloudBees
6 7 (1.37%) PaaS
6 7 (1.37%) Sauce Labs
7 5 (0.98%) IaaS
7 5 (0.98%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.59%) G Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.20%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (0.20%) npm
9 1 (0.20%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.35%) HTTP
2 4 (0.78%) Internet
3 2 (0.39%) SSH
3 2 (0.39%) ZigBee
3 2 (0.39%) Z-Wave
4 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.59%) Big Data
4 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.20%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.20%) KDB
5 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 481 (94.13%) Selenium
2 266 (52.05%) Cucumber
3 176 (34.44%) Jenkins
4 94 (18.40%) SoapUI
5 86 (16.83%) JIRA
5 86 (16.83%) SpecFlow
6 77 (15.07%) Git (software)
7 45 (8.81%) JUnit
8 43 (8.41%) Maven
9 42 (8.22%) JMeter
10 39 (7.63%) Visual Studio
11 37 (7.24%) Appium
12 35 (6.85%) TeamCity
13 33 (6.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 32 (6.26%) NUnit
15 30 (5.87%) Gradle
16 29 (5.68%) Mockito
16 29 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
17 28 (5.48%) Ant
17 28 (5.48%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 128 (25.05%) Finance
2 52 (10.18%) Retail
3 25 (4.89%) Advertising
4 24 (4.70%) Banking
5 9 (1.76%) Games
6 8 (1.57%) Marketing
7 7 (1.37%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.59%) Back Office
8 3 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (26.03%) Developer
2 105 (20.55%) Test Engineer
3 103 (20.16%) Tester
4 102 (19.96%) QA Engineer
5 90 (17.61%) Developer in Test
6 88 (17.22%) Automation Tester
7 64 (12.52%) Test Automation Engineer
8 54 (10.57%) Test Automation Developer
9 44 (8.61%) QA Automation Engineer
10 42 (8.22%) Analyst
11 39 (7.63%) Software Developer
12 38 (7.44%) Senior Tester
13 37 (7.24%) Automation Engineer
14 36 (7.05%) Senior Developer
15 34 (6.65%) Senior QA Engineer
15 34 (6.65%) Software Test Engineer
16 32 (6.26%) Java Developer
16 32 (6.26%) Senior Automation Tester
16 32 (6.26%) Senior Test Engineer
17 31 (6.07%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (18.98%) Web Services
2 92 (18.00%) HTML
3 78 (15.26%) SOAP
4 74 (14.48%) CSS
5 64 (12.52%) RESTful
6 62 (12.13%) WebdriverIO
7 55 (10.76%) Node.js
8 47 (9.20%) .NET
9 45 (8.81%) AngularJS
10 42 (8.22%) Gherkin
11 40 (7.83%) REST
12 31 (6.07%) JSON
12 31 (6.07%) Spring
13 29 (5.68%) Nightwatchjs
14 28 (5.48%) XML
15 27 (5.28%) HTML5
16 25 (4.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (4.11%) React
18 17 (3.33%) jQuery
19 16 (3.13%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.87%) Fintech
2 39 (7.63%) Mobile App
3 33 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.52%) User Experience
5 17 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (1.37%) Wiki
7 5 (0.98%) Hedge funds
7 5 (0.98%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.78%) Online Banking
8 4 (0.78%) Tandem
9 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.59%) FMCG
9 3 (0.59%) IPTV
9 3 (0.59%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.39%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.39%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.39%) NHS
10 2 (0.39%) Online Games
11 1 (0.20%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.91%) Linux
2 17 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 16 (3.13%) Unix
4 13 (2.54%) Windows
5 11 (2.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (83.37%) Test Automation
2 381 (74.56%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (46.18%) BDD
4 203 (39.73%) Scrum
5 142 (27.79%) Continuous Integration
6 136 (26.61%) SDET
7 116 (22.70%) TDD
8 102 (19.96%) SDLC
9 96 (18.79%) API Testing
10 84 (16.44%) Test Strategy
11 74 (14.48%) Performance Testing
11 74 (14.48%) Software Engineering
12 56 (10.96%) Microservices
12 56 (10.96%) Non-Functional Testing
12 56 (10.96%) Software Testing
13 54 (10.57%) DevOps
14 53 (10.37%) Functional Testing
15 52 (10.18%) Manual Testing
16 47 (9.20%) OOP
16 47 (9.20%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 305 (59.69%) Java
2 203 (39.73%) JavaScript
3 186 (36.40%) C#
4 134 (26.22%) SQL
5 85 (16.63%) Python
6 75 (14.68%) Ruby
7 14 (2.74%) T-SQL
8 12 (2.35%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.15%) VBScript
10 9 (1.76%) PHP
11 8 (1.57%) ES6
12 5 (0.98%) Groovy
12 5 (0.98%) TypeScript
13 4 (0.78%) Scala
14 3 (0.59%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.39%) C++
15 2 (0.39%) ES7
16 1 (0.20%) F#
16 1 (0.20%) Java 8
16 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (9.00%) Degree
2 32 (6.26%) ISTQB
3 22 (4.31%) ISEB
3 22 (4.31%) Security Cleared
4 21 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 289 (56.56%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (4.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) Grafana
3 1 (0.20%) Graphite
3 1 (0.20%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.20%) Packer
3 1 (0.20%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 33 (6.46%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.87%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 17 (3.33%) Oracle
4 15 (2.94%) Google
5 11 (2.15%) hybris
6 8 (1.57%) SAP
7 5 (0.98%) HP
8 4 (0.78%) Pega
8 4 (0.78%) Perforce
8 4 (0.78%) T-Plan
9 2 (0.39%) ATG
9 2 (0.39%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.39%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.39%) IBM
9 2 (0.39%) Peoplefluent
10 1 (0.20%) Borland
10 1 (0.20%) BT
10 1 (0.20%) CA
10 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.20%) Telerik