Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 348 367
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 -59
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 610 684 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 0.92% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.56% 4.51% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 527 590 576
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £40,300 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £75,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 13,371 15,162 14,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.66% 20.39% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10,609 11,946 12,945
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 £36,100
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -36 112 £55,000 - 26
West London +19 22 £50,000 +11.11% 12
East London +12 21 £42,500 -26.09% 2
North London - 2 £42,500 -
South London -6 1 £70,000 +40.00% 2
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 566 (92.79%) Selenium
2 547 (89.67%) Test Automation
3 468 (76.72%) Agile Software Development
4 362 (59.34%) Java
5 361 (59.18%) QA
6 306 (50.16%) Cucumber
7 286 (46.89%) BDD
8 261 (42.79%) JavaScript
9 230 (37.70%) Jenkins
10 220 (36.07%) C#
11 181 (29.67%) Continuous Integration
12 175 (28.69%) TDD
13 165 (27.05%) Finance
14 160 (26.23%) Scrum
15 153 (25.08%) SDET
16 142 (23.28%) Manual Testing
17 127 (20.82%) JIRA
18 121 (19.84%) Git (software)
19 110 (18.03%) SQL
20 107 (17.54%) SpecFlow
21 104 (17.05%) Performance Testing
22 102 (16.72%) Appium
23 99 (16.23%) HTML
24 98 (16.07%) Ruby
25 88 (14.43%) Test Strategy
26 86 (14.10%) Fintech
27 84 (13.77%) CSS
28 80 (13.11%) Python
29 78 (12.79%) SoapUI
30 77 (12.62%) API Testing

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 45 (7.38%) Confluence
2 14 (2.30%) Cloud Foundry
3 11 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.98%) Apache
5 6 (0.98%) Apache TomEE
5 6 (0.98%) CMS
5 6 (0.98%) JBoss
5 6 (0.98%) nginx
6 4 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (0.66%) WordPress
7 2 (0.33%) Jetty
7 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Chatbot
1 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.15%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (4.10%) BrowserStack
4 24 (3.93%) GitHub
5 23 (3.77%) Sauce Labs
6 14 (2.30%) CloudBees
7 12 (1.97%) SaaS
8 9 (1.48%) IaaS
8 9 (1.48%) PaaS
9 7 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.98%) BlazeMeter
10 6 (0.98%) Datadog
10 6 (0.98%) Logentries
10 6 (0.98%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.66%) AWS OpsWorks
12 3 (0.49%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.48%) HTTP
2 7 (1.15%) Internet
3 4 (0.66%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.16%) Broadband
4 1 (0.16%) VoIP
4 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.30%) Big Data
3 7 (1.15%) MySQL
4 5 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.49%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.49%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.33%) Redis
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.16%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.16%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.16%) GIS
Development Applications
1 566 (92.79%) Selenium
2 306 (50.16%) Cucumber
3 230 (37.70%) Jenkins
4 127 (20.82%) JIRA
5 121 (19.84%) Git (software)
6 107 (17.54%) SpecFlow
7 102 (16.72%) Appium
8 78 (12.79%) SoapUI
9 64 (10.49%) TeamCity
10 60 (9.84%) JMeter
11 57 (9.34%) JUnit
12 51 (8.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 49 (8.03%) NUnit
14 46 (7.54%) Protractor
15 45 (7.38%) Maven
16 43 (7.05%) Jasmine
17 42 (6.89%) Visual Studio
18 38 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
19 35 (5.74%) Calabash
20 33 (5.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 165 (27.05%) Finance
2 47 (7.70%) Banking
3 31 (5.08%) Retail
4 21 (3.44%) Games
5 16 (2.62%) Advertising
6 9 (1.48%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.48%) Retail Banking
7 8 (1.31%) Law
8 7 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.66%) Marketing
10 3 (0.49%) Brand Awareness
10 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 151 (24.75%) Developer
2 149 (24.43%) Test Engineer
3 125 (20.49%) Tester
4 119 (19.51%) QA Engineer
5 112 (18.36%) Developer in Test
6 94 (15.41%) Analyst
7 87 (14.26%) Test Automation Engineer
8 84 (13.77%) Automation Tester
9 70 (11.48%) Test Analyst
10 54 (8.85%) Test Automation Developer
11 51 (8.36%) Software Developer
12 49 (8.03%) QA Automation Engineer
13 48 (7.87%) Software Test Engineer
14 45 (7.38%) QA Analyst
15 42 (6.89%) Senior Test Engineer
16 41 (6.72%) QA Tester
17 36 (5.90%) Automation Test Analyst
17 36 (5.90%) Software Engineer
18 33 (5.41%) Java Developer
18 33 (5.41%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (16.23%) HTML
2 84 (13.77%) CSS
3 72 (11.80%) Web Services
4 71 (11.64%) AngularJS
5 66 (10.82%) RESTful
6 64 (10.49%) Node.js
6 64 (10.49%) SOAP
7 54 (8.85%) .NET
8 48 (7.87%) WebdriverIO
9 42 (6.89%) Gherkin
10 36 (5.90%) HTML5
11 34 (5.57%) JSON
12 28 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 27 (4.43%) XML
14 24 (3.93%) React
15 21 (3.44%) REST
16 18 (2.95%) .NET Framework
16 18 (2.95%) Nightwatchjs
17 13 (2.13%) jQuery
18 12 (1.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.10%) Fintech
2 65 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (10.66%) Mobile App
3 34 (5.57%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.57%) User Experience
4 18 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (1.64%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.48%) Tandem
9 6 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (0.98%) Data Structures
9 6 (0.98%) Video on Demand
10 5 (0.82%) Xbox
11 4 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.66%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.66%) LIMS
11 4 (0.66%) NHS
12 3 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (5.57%) Linux
2 27 (4.43%) Windows
3 20 (3.28%) Unix
4 19 (3.11%) Android
5 18 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (89.67%) Test Automation
2 468 (76.72%) Agile Software Development
3 286 (46.89%) BDD
4 181 (29.67%) Continuous Integration
5 175 (28.69%) TDD
6 160 (26.23%) Scrum
7 153 (25.08%) SDET
8 142 (23.28%) Manual Testing
9 104 (17.05%) Performance Testing
10 88 (14.43%) Test Strategy
11 77 (12.62%) API Testing
12 73 (11.97%) Regression Testing
13 72 (11.80%) Functional Testing
14 71 (11.64%) SDLC
15 67 (10.98%) DevOps
16 60 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
17 59 (9.67%) Non-Functional Testing
18 58 (9.51%) Microservices
18 58 (9.51%) Open Source
18 58 (9.51%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 362 (59.34%) Java
2 261 (42.79%) JavaScript
3 220 (36.07%) C#
4 110 (18.03%) SQL
5 98 (16.07%) Ruby
6 80 (13.11%) Python
7 15 (2.46%) PHP
8 11 (1.80%) C
8 11 (1.80%) Groovy
9 9 (1.48%) TypeScript
10 7 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.98%) Scala
11 6 (0.98%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.66%) Apple Swift
12 4 (0.66%) ES6
12 4 (0.66%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.66%) Perl
12 4 (0.66%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.49%) Java 8
14 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (8.52%) Degree
2 27 (4.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 27 (4.43%) ISTQB
3 25 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.28%) ISEB
5 18 (2.95%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 361 (59.18%) QA
2 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (4.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.66%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.49%) Puppet
4 2 (0.33%) Ansible
4 2 (0.33%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (6.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.46%) Oracle
3 7 (1.15%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 6 (0.98%) hybris
4 6 (0.98%) SAP
5 5 (0.82%) Adobe
5 5 (0.82%) Atlassian
5 5 (0.82%) Google
5 5 (0.82%) HP
5 5 (0.82%) Splunk
6 4 (0.66%) Informatica
7 3 (0.49%) Siebel
8 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.33%) VMware
9 1 (0.16%) Borland
9 1 (0.16%) BT
9 1 (0.16%) CA
9 1 (0.16%) IBM
9 1 (0.16%) McAfee
9 1 (0.16%) Wallstreet Suite