Period
to 10 December 2018

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

Selenium WebDriver
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 366 360
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 -71
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 596 658 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.89% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.59% 4.49% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 507 585 555
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 12,995 14,666 14,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.51% 19.86% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10,322 11,815 12,482
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 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 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
Central London -10 100 £60,000 +20.00% 24
West London -2 23 £47,500 +5.56% 10
East London - 13 £41,000 -
South London -4 12 £52,500 +5.00% 1
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 10 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 London region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 555 (93.12%) Selenium
2 528 (88.59%) Test Automation
3 444 (74.50%) Agile Software Development
4 356 (59.73%) QA
5 343 (57.55%) Java
6 294 (49.33%) Cucumber
7 287 (48.15%) BDD
8 269 (45.13%) JavaScript
9 236 (39.60%) Jenkins
10 224 (37.58%) C#
11 184 (30.87%) Scrum
12 172 (28.86%) Continuous Integration
13 170 (28.52%) TDD
14 168 (28.19%) Finance
15 165 (27.68%) SDET
16 121 (20.30%) Manual Testing
17 120 (20.13%) Git (software)
18 115 (19.30%) JIRA
19 104 (17.45%) HTML
19 104 (17.45%) SQL
20 97 (16.28%) SpecFlow
21 91 (15.27%) Test Strategy
22 88 (14.77%) Performance Testing
22 88 (14.77%) Ruby
23 85 (14.26%) Web Services
24 83 (13.93%) SoapUI
25 82 (13.76%) Appium
25 82 (13.76%) CSS
25 82 (13.76%) Python
26 81 (13.59%) Fintech

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 46 (7.72%) Confluence
2 15 (2.52%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (2.52%) WebSphere
3 14 (2.35%) Apache TomEE
3 14 (2.35%) JBoss
4 4 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.50%) CMS
5 3 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.17%) Jetty
6 1 (0.17%) nginx
6 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.50%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.17%) HipChat
3 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.51%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.52%) BrowserStack
4 20 (3.36%) GitHub
5 17 (2.85%) Sauce Labs
6 15 (2.52%) CloudBees
7 12 (2.01%) SaaS
8 9 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.01%) IaaS
9 6 (1.01%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.01%) PaaS
10 4 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.34%) BlazeMeter
11 2 (0.34%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.17%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.17%) Datadog
12 1 (0.17%) Logentries
12 1 (0.17%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.51%) HTTP
2 5 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.34%) Big Data
3 5 (0.84%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.50%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.34%) MySQL
6 2 (0.34%) Redis
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.17%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.17%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.17%) KDB
Development Applications
1 555 (93.12%) Selenium
2 294 (49.33%) Cucumber
3 236 (39.60%) Jenkins
4 120 (20.13%) Git (software)
5 115 (19.30%) JIRA
6 97 (16.28%) SpecFlow
7 83 (13.93%) SoapUI
8 82 (13.76%) Appium
9 67 (11.24%) TeamCity
10 55 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 55 (9.23%) JMeter
11 54 (9.06%) Maven
12 53 (8.89%) Visual Studio
13 48 (8.05%) JUnit
14 46 (7.72%) NUnit
15 40 (6.71%) HP UFT
16 38 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
17 37 (6.21%) Calabash
18 35 (5.87%) JBehave
18 35 (5.87%) Protractor
General
1 168 (28.19%) Finance
2 41 (6.88%) Banking
3 40 (6.71%) Retail
4 18 (3.02%) Advertising
5 13 (2.18%) Games
6 9 (1.51%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.67%) Marketing
9 3 (0.50%) Brand Awareness
9 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.50%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.17%) Law
10 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 162 (27.18%) Developer
2 135 (22.65%) Test Engineer
3 121 (20.30%) Developer in Test
4 119 (19.97%) QA Engineer
4 119 (19.97%) Tester
5 87 (14.60%) Analyst
6 86 (14.43%) Automation Tester
7 82 (13.76%) Test Automation Engineer
8 71 (11.91%) Test Analyst
9 64 (10.74%) Test Automation Developer
10 53 (8.89%) Software Developer
11 49 (8.22%) Software Test Engineer
12 47 (7.89%) QA Automation Engineer
13 44 (7.38%) QA Tester
14 38 (6.38%) QA Analyst
15 36 (6.04%) Automation Test Analyst
15 36 (6.04%) Senior Test Engineer
16 35 (5.87%) Java Developer
17 34 (5.70%) Software Engineer
18 32 (5.37%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (17.45%) HTML
2 85 (14.26%) Web Services
3 82 (13.76%) CSS
4 71 (11.91%) SOAP
5 70 (11.74%) RESTful
6 67 (11.24%) Node.js
7 65 (10.91%) AngularJS
8 60 (10.07%) WebdriverIO
9 59 (9.90%) .NET
10 56 (9.40%) Gherkin
11 38 (6.38%) HTML5
12 33 (5.54%) JSON
13 32 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (4.70%) XML
15 24 (4.03%) Nightwatchjs
16 22 (3.69%) .NET Framework
17 18 (3.02%) React
17 18 (3.02%) REST
18 16 (2.68%) jQuery
18 16 (2.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 81 (13.59%) Fintech
2 52 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (7.21%) Mobile App
4 33 (5.54%) User Experience
5 21 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (1.51%) Tandem
7 8 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.34%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (0.84%) Xbox
10 4 (0.67%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.50%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.50%) Blog
11 3 (0.50%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.50%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.50%) Social Media
11 3 (0.50%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.34%) LIMS
12 2 (0.34%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.03%) Linux
2 20 (3.36%) Windows
3 14 (2.35%) Unix
4 13 (2.18%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.01%) Android
6 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (88.59%) Test Automation
2 444 (74.50%) Agile Software Development
3 287 (48.15%) BDD
4 184 (30.87%) Scrum
5 172 (28.86%) Continuous Integration
6 170 (28.52%) TDD
7 165 (27.68%) SDET
8 121 (20.30%) Manual Testing
9 91 (15.27%) Test Strategy
10 88 (14.77%) Performance Testing
11 78 (13.09%) API Testing
12 76 (12.75%) SDLC
13 70 (11.74%) DevOps
13 70 (11.74%) QA Automation
14 61 (10.23%) Functional Testing
14 61 (10.23%) Microservices
15 60 (10.07%) Regression Testing
16 58 (9.73%) Software Engineering
17 55 (9.23%) Software Testing
18 49 (8.22%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 343 (57.55%) Java
2 269 (45.13%) JavaScript
3 224 (37.58%) C#
4 104 (17.45%) SQL
5 88 (14.77%) Ruby
6 82 (13.76%) Python
7 10 (1.68%) C
8 9 (1.51%) TypeScript
9 8 (1.34%) PHP
10 7 (1.17%) ES6
10 7 (1.17%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.17%) VBScript
11 5 (0.84%) Groovy
12 4 (0.67%) Scala
13 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.50%) C++
13 3 (0.50%) Java 8
13 3 (0.50%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.34%) Perl
14 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (9.06%) Degree
2 29 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (4.36%) ISTQB
3 26 (4.36%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.36%) ISEB
5 18 (3.02%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 356 (59.73%) QA
2 3 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (3.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.67%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.34%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (6.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.52%) Oracle
3 13 (2.18%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 9 (1.51%) hybris
4 9 (1.51%) SAP
5 7 (1.17%) Google
6 5 (0.84%) Adobe
6 5 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.67%) HP
7 4 (0.67%) Perforce
8 3 (0.50%) Informatica
9 2 (0.34%) Pega
9 2 (0.34%) Siebel
10 1 (0.17%) Borland
10 1 (0.17%) CA
10 1 (0.17%) IBM
10 1 (0.17%) McAfee
10 1 (0.17%) Peoplefluent
10 1 (0.17%) Progress
10 1 (0.17%) VMware