Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 471 341 375
Rank change year-on-year -130 +34 -11
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 254 126 435
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.63% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.12% 3.03% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 191 116 388
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,231 £40,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £91,250 £68,125 £73,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £75,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 11,992 4,162 10,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.50% 20.86% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6,597 3,479 8,257
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.80% +4.90%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in London

WebDriver
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WebDriver in London.

Salary trend for WebDriver in London

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebDriver in London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

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 28 October 2021. 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 -57 44 £87,500 +25.00% 14
South London -21 6 £50,000 -0.77% 4
West London - 3 £62,500 - 3
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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.

1 237 (93.31%) Selenium
1 237 (93.31%) Test Automation
2 197 (77.56%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (68.50%) QA
4 156 (61.42%) Java
5 121 (47.64%) Software Testing
6 117 (46.06%) Continuous Integration
7 114 (44.88%) SDET
8 110 (43.31%) JavaScript
9 108 (42.52%) BDD
10 94 (37.01%) C#
10 94 (37.01%) Jenkins
11 85 (33.46%) Azure
12 82 (32.28%) REST
13 76 (29.92%) HTTP
14 74 (29.13%) Web Services
15 71 (27.95%) Git (software)
16 70 (27.56%) Continuous Improvement
16 70 (27.56%) Cucumber
17 69 (27.17%) Mentoring
18 67 (26.38%) SQL
19 66 (25.98%) Kubernetes
20 62 (24.41%) DevOps
21 59 (23.23%) API Testing
22 58 (22.83%) Scrum
23 57 (22.44%) JSON
24 56 (22.05%) Cypress.io
25 53 (20.87%) SpecFlow
25 53 (20.87%) JUnit
26 52 (20.47%) Python

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 13 (5.12%) Camunda
2 10 (3.94%) Confluence
3 4 (1.57%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 85 (33.46%) Azure
2 50 (19.69%) AWS
3 48 (18.90%) GitHub
4 36 (14.17%) GCP
5 32 (12.60%) Amazon SQS
6 23 (9.06%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (6.69%) BrowserStack
8 16 (6.30%) SaaS
9 12 (4.72%) PaaS
10 10 (3.94%) Sauce Labs
11 7 (2.76%) Serverless
12 4 (1.57%) Trello
13 3 (1.18%) Amazon S3
13 3 (1.18%) BlazeMeter
13 3 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.79%) Azure Service Fabric
14 2 (0.79%) Microsoft 365
14 2 (0.79%) NuGet
15 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (29.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.39%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.17%) MongoDB
2 34 (13.39%) Hadoop
3 33 (12.99%) Big Data
4 13 (5.12%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.12%) Redis
5 12 (4.72%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.97%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.79%) MySQL
8 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.39%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 237 (93.31%) Selenium
2 94 (37.01%) Jenkins
3 71 (27.95%) Git (software)
4 70 (27.56%) Cucumber
5 56 (22.05%) Cypress.io
6 53 (20.87%) JUnit
6 53 (20.87%) SpecFlow
7 50 (19.69%) JIRA
7 50 (19.69%) JMeter
8 45 (17.72%) Postman
9 43 (16.93%) GitLab
10 38 (14.96%) Appium
11 36 (14.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 32 (12.60%) SonarQube
13 30 (11.81%) Mocha
14 28 (11.02%) Jasmine
15 23 (9.06%) Gatling
16 22 (8.66%) Bitbucket
17 18 (7.09%) Gradle
17 18 (7.09%) Protractor
General
1 51 (20.08%) Finance
2 36 (14.17%) Social Skills
3 13 (5.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 11 (4.33%) Law
5 10 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.94%) Retail
6 7 (2.76%) Banking
6 7 (2.76%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.79%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.39%) Front Office
8 1 (0.39%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (22.05%) Developer
2 42 (16.54%) QA Engineer
2 42 (16.54%) Test Engineer
3 37 (14.57%) Developer in Test
4 36 (14.17%) Software Developer
5 32 (12.60%) Quality Engineer
6 30 (11.81%) Tester
7 23 (9.06%) Automation Tester
7 23 (9.06%) Software Test Engineer
8 22 (8.66%) Development Engineer
8 22 (8.66%) Software Development Engineer
8 22 (8.66%) Software Engineer
8 22 (8.66%) Test Development Engineer
9 17 (6.69%) QA Tester
10 16 (6.30%) Analyst
10 16 (6.30%) Automation Engineer
10 16 (6.30%) QA Automation Engineer
11 14 (5.51%) Test Automation Engineer
12 13 (5.12%) Test Analyst
13 12 (4.72%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (32.28%) REST
2 74 (29.13%) Web Services
3 57 (22.44%) JSON
4 49 (19.29%) .NET
5 41 (16.14%) RESTful
6 36 (14.17%) Apache Thrift
7 34 (13.39%) Kafka
7 34 (13.39%) Node.js
8 29 (11.42%) HTML
8 29 (11.42%) React
9 21 (8.27%) Gherkin
10 17 (6.69%) Spring
11 16 (6.30%) CSS
11 16 (6.30%) Nightwatchjs
12 14 (5.51%) .NET Framework
12 14 (5.51%) Chai
13 13 (5.12%) ActiveMQ
13 13 (5.12%) Spring Boot
14 12 (4.72%) HTML5
14 12 (4.72%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.84%) Algorithms
2 15 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (5.12%) Cloud Native
3 13 (5.12%) Virtual Team
4 11 (4.33%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.97%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.57%) Legacy Systems
7 3 (1.18%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.39%) User Experience
9 1 (0.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.81%) Android
2 23 (9.06%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.97%) VMS
3 5 (1.97%) Windows
4 4 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.18%) Linux
6 1 (0.39%) Alpine Linux
6 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (93.31%) Test Automation
2 197 (77.56%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (47.64%) Software Testing
4 117 (46.06%) Continuous Integration
5 114 (44.88%) SDET
6 108 (42.52%) BDD
7 70 (27.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 69 (27.17%) Mentoring
9 62 (24.41%) DevOps
10 59 (23.23%) API Testing
11 58 (22.83%) Scrum
12 51 (20.08%) Functional Testing
12 51 (20.08%) OO
13 48 (18.90%) Exploratory Testing
14 47 (18.50%) Software Engineering
15 46 (18.11%) Non-Functional Testing
16 41 (16.14%) Microservices
16 41 (16.14%) Unit Testing
17 38 (14.96%) TDD
18 37 (14.57%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 156 (61.42%) Java
2 110 (43.31%) JavaScript
3 94 (37.01%) C#
4 67 (26.38%) SQL
5 52 (20.47%) Python
6 7 (2.76%) Groovy
7 4 (1.57%) Ruby
8 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.79%) XPath
9 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.39%) C++
9 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (11.81%) Degree
2 25 (9.84%) ISTQB
3 15 (5.91%) ISEB
4 8 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.76%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.79%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (68.50%) QA
2 5 (1.97%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (12.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 66 (25.98%) Kubernetes
2 23 (9.06%) Terraform
3 22 (8.66%) Ansible
4 2 (0.79%) Puppet
5 1 (0.39%) Consul
5 1 (0.39%) Kibana
5 1 (0.39%) logstash
5 1 (0.39%) Packer
5 1 (0.39%) Sysdig
5 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (14.17%) Google
2 22 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.91%) LexisNexis
4 4 (1.57%) Cognizant
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle
4 4 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.57%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.79%) Perfecto Mobile
5 2 (0.79%) Veracode
6 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.39%) Databricks
6 1 (0.39%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.39%) Spotify
6 1 (0.39%) Talend