Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 485 455 357
Rank change year-on-year -30 -98 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 205 118 483
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.40% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.92% 2.04% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 171 102 437
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,650 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,250 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £64,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.25% +7.92% +9.09%
75th Percentile £91,250 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% +9.47%

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 10,684 5,787 10,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.72% 19.67% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6,172 4,678 8,804
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £39,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +11 48 £75,000 +7.14% 11
South London -5 10 £50,000 +10.16%
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 197 (96.10%) Selenium
2 186 (90.73%) Test Automation
3 151 (73.66%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (64.39%) Java
5 126 (61.46%) QA
6 103 (50.24%) Software Testing
6 103 (50.24%) SDET
7 87 (42.44%) BDD
8 81 (39.51%) Continuous Integration
9 79 (38.54%) JavaScript
10 77 (37.56%) C#
11 70 (34.15%) Cucumber
12 63 (30.73%) Jenkins
13 62 (30.24%) REST
13 62 (30.24%) Mentoring
13 62 (30.24%) Azure
14 59 (28.78%) SQL
15 55 (26.83%) Web Services
15 55 (26.83%) HTTP
16 52 (25.37%) Kubernetes
17 50 (24.39%) JUnit
18 49 (23.90%) Python
18 49 (23.90%) AWS
18 49 (23.90%) Continuous Improvement
19 48 (23.41%) API Testing
20 42 (20.49%) OO
21 41 (20.00%) Git (software)
22 40 (19.51%) SpecFlow
22 40 (19.51%) JMeter
22 40 (19.51%) Finance

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 9 (4.39%) Confluence
2 4 (1.95%) IIS
3 2 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.49%) Camunda
Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 62 (30.24%) Azure
2 49 (23.90%) AWS
3 27 (13.17%) GitHub
4 25 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (11.22%) GCP
6 20 (9.76%) Amazon SQS
6 20 (9.76%) BrowserStack
7 14 (6.83%) SaaS
8 13 (6.34%) Serverless
9 5 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.46%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (1.46%) Azure Storage
10 3 (1.46%) Slack
11 2 (0.98%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.98%) CloudBees
12 1 (0.49%) Azure Service Fabric
12 1 (0.49%) BlazeMeter
12 1 (0.49%) IaaS
12 1 (0.49%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 55 (26.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.49%) FTP
2 1 (0.49%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.56%) MongoDB
2 30 (14.63%) Hadoop
3 28 (13.66%) Big Data
4 16 (7.80%) SQL Server
5 10 (4.88%) Blockchain
6 7 (3.41%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.44%) MySQL
8 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 197 (96.10%) Selenium
2 70 (34.15%) Cucumber
3 63 (30.73%) Jenkins
4 50 (24.39%) JUnit
5 41 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 40 (19.51%) JMeter
6 40 (19.51%) SpecFlow
7 35 (17.07%) Appium
7 35 (17.07%) JIRA
8 33 (16.10%) Cypress.io
9 30 (14.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 28 (13.66%) Postman
11 20 (9.76%) GitLab
12 19 (9.27%) Mocha
13 17 (8.29%) SonarQube
14 13 (6.34%) Gradle
15 12 (5.85%) Serenity BDD
16 11 (5.37%) Jasmine
16 11 (5.37%) Maven
17 10 (4.88%) REST Assured
General
1 40 (19.51%) Finance
2 29 (14.15%) Social Skills
3 15 (7.32%) Retail
4 13 (6.34%) Banking
5 12 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (1.95%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.46%) Law
9 2 (0.98%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (0.98%) Games
10 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (20.98%) Test Engineer
2 42 (20.49%) QA Engineer
3 41 (20.00%) Developer
4 34 (16.59%) Developer in Test
4 34 (16.59%) Software Developer
5 28 (13.66%) Software Engineer
6 26 (12.68%) Software Test Engineer
7 25 (12.20%) Automation Engineer
8 23 (11.22%) Development Engineer
8 23 (11.22%) Software Development Engineer
8 23 (11.22%) Test Development Engineer
9 22 (10.73%) QA Automation Engineer
10 20 (9.76%) Quality Engineer
11 14 (6.83%) Test Automation Engineer
12 13 (6.34%) Tester
13 11 (5.37%) Analyst
13 11 (5.37%) Automation Tester
13 11 (5.37%) QA Leader
13 11 (5.37%) Senior Test Engineer
14 10 (4.88%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (30.24%) REST
2 55 (26.83%) Web Services
3 40 (19.51%) .NET
3 40 (19.51%) JSON
4 30 (14.63%) Apache Thrift
4 30 (14.63%) Kafka
5 21 (10.24%) Node.js
6 19 (9.27%) Gherkin
7 18 (8.78%) React
8 17 (8.29%) RESTful
9 14 (6.83%) .NET Core
10 12 (5.85%) .NET Framework
11 11 (5.37%) WebdriverIO
12 10 (4.88%) Spring
13 9 (4.39%) ASP.NET
13 9 (4.39%) Chai
13 9 (4.39%) HTML
14 7 (3.41%) Nightwatchjs
14 7 (3.41%) SOAP
15 6 (2.93%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (6.83%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.37%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.41%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.95%) Legacy Systems
6 4 (1.95%) User Experience
7 2 (0.98%) NHS
8 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.49%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.83%) Android
2 10 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.95%) Windows
3 4 (1.95%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.46%) Unix
5 2 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (90.73%) Test Automation
2 151 (73.66%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (50.24%) SDET
3 103 (50.24%) Software Testing
4 87 (42.44%) BDD
5 81 (39.51%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (30.24%) Mentoring
7 49 (23.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 48 (23.41%) API Testing
9 42 (20.49%) OO
10 39 (19.02%) DevOps
11 37 (18.05%) TDD
12 33 (16.10%) Functional Testing
13 32 (15.61%) Fintech
13 32 (15.61%) Scrum
13 32 (15.61%) Unit Testing
14 31 (15.12%) Non-Functional Testing
15 29 (14.15%) Exploratory Testing
15 29 (14.15%) Software Engineering
15 29 (14.15%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 132 (64.39%) Java
2 79 (38.54%) JavaScript
3 77 (37.56%) C#
4 59 (28.78%) SQL
5 49 (23.90%) Python
6 13 (6.34%) Ruby
7 8 (3.90%) Groovy
8 7 (3.41%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.41%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.46%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.46%) Scala
10 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.98%) XPath
11 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (6.34%) Degree
1 13 (6.34%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (3.41%) ISEB
3 4 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.95%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.95%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (61.46%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) Accessibility
System Software
1 30 (14.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 52 (25.37%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.46%) Terraform
3 2 (0.98%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.22%) Google
3 9 (4.39%) LexisNexis
4 5 (2.44%) Oracle
5 3 (1.46%) IBM
5 3 (1.46%) Splunk
6 2 (0.98%) Perfecto Mobile
7 1 (0.49%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.49%) Veracode