Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > London
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 347 295 343
Rank change year-on-year -52 +48 -16
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 626 724 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 1.06% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.41% 5.26% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 568 632 736
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -

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 14,205 13,767 15,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.31% 20.17% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11,323 11,478 13,429
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -54 120 £55,000 - 27
West London +3 36 £56,500 +12.44% 16
East London +36 22 £41,000 -28.70% 6
South London +3 16 £57,000 -8.80%
North London -6 1 £37,500 -21.05% 1
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 570 (91.05%) Selenium
2 547 (87.38%) Test Automation
3 492 (78.59%) Agile Software Development
4 435 (69.49%) Java
5 375 (59.90%) QA
6 354 (56.55%) Cucumber
7 309 (49.36%) BDD
8 245 (39.14%) JavaScript
9 226 (36.10%) Scrum
10 202 (32.27%) C#
11 175 (27.96%) Jenkins
12 168 (26.84%) TDD
13 159 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
14 146 (23.32%) SQL
15 140 (22.36%) JIRA
16 130 (20.77%) SDET
17 119 (19.01%) Web Services
18 116 (18.53%) Manual Testing
19 113 (18.05%) Finance
20 104 (16.61%) Regression Testing
21 100 (15.97%) HTML
21 100 (15.97%) API Testing
22 98 (15.65%) JUnit
23 90 (14.38%) Git (software)
23 90 (14.38%) SpecFlow
24 89 (14.22%) Test Scripting
25 87 (13.90%) Performance Testing
26 86 (13.74%) Appium
27 85 (13.58%) SoapUI
28 82 (13.10%) 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 32 (5.11%) Confluence
2 15 (2.40%) Apache
2 15 (2.40%) nginx
2 15 (2.40%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.24%) Jetty
4 8 (1.28%) Apache TomEE
4 8 (1.28%) CMS
4 8 (1.28%) JBoss
4 8 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.16%) Drupal
6 1 (0.16%) IIS
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.48%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 60 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (5.75%) SaaS
3 29 (4.63%) Sauce Labs
4 20 (3.19%) BrowserStack
5 18 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (2.72%) GitHub
7 11 (1.76%) BlazeMeter
8 10 (1.60%) DigitalOcean
9 7 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.96%) Slack
11 4 (0.64%) Datadog
11 4 (0.64%) Logentries
12 3 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.16%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.16%) IaaS
13 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.31%) HTTP
2 24 (3.83%) Internet
3 6 (0.96%) DNS
4 4 (0.64%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.48%) 3G
5 3 (0.48%) DHCP
5 3 (0.48%) ICMP
5 3 (0.48%) LTE
5 3 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.16%) 4G
6 1 (0.16%) Broadband
6 1 (0.16%) VoIP
6 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.92%) MySQL
3 10 (1.60%) Big Data
4 4 (0.64%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.48%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.32%) Redis
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.16%) GIS
7 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 570 (91.05%) Selenium
2 354 (56.55%) Cucumber
3 175 (27.96%) Jenkins
4 140 (22.36%) JIRA
5 98 (15.65%) JUnit
6 90 (14.38%) Git (software)
6 90 (14.38%) SpecFlow
7 86 (13.74%) Appium
8 85 (13.58%) SoapUI
9 75 (11.98%) JMeter
10 50 (7.99%) JBehave
11 45 (7.19%) Maven
12 42 (6.71%) Karma Test Runner
13 38 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
14 37 (5.91%) Protractor
15 32 (5.11%) Hudson
15 32 (5.11%) LoadRunner
15 32 (5.11%) TeamCity
16 29 (4.63%) Jasmine
17 28 (4.47%) NUnit
General
1 113 (18.05%) Finance
2 44 (7.03%) Retail
3 35 (5.59%) Banking
4 32 (5.11%) Games
5 28 (4.47%) Law
6 18 (2.88%) Advertising
7 10 (1.60%) Marketing
8 9 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.44%) Legal
9 6 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.80%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 164 (26.20%) Developer
2 160 (25.56%) Tester
3 137 (21.88%) QA Engineer
4 130 (20.77%) Test Engineer
5 123 (19.65%) Automation Tester
5 123 (19.65%) Developer in Test
6 81 (12.94%) Analyst
6 81 (12.94%) Test Automation Engineer
7 68 (10.86%) QA Automation Engineer
8 62 (9.90%) Java Developer
9 60 (9.58%) Test Analyst
10 56 (8.95%) Java Developer in Test
11 53 (8.47%) QA Tester
12 49 (7.83%) QA Automation Tester
13 48 (7.67%) Software Developer
14 47 (7.51%) Selenium Tester
14 47 (7.51%) Test Automation Developer
15 45 (7.19%) Java Automation Tester
16 43 (6.87%) Java Engineer
17 42 (6.71%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (19.01%) Web Services
2 100 (15.97%) HTML
3 80 (12.78%) RESTful
4 68 (10.86%) CSS
4 68 (10.86%) REST
5 58 (9.27%) SOAP
6 47 (7.51%) Node.js
7 45 (7.19%) XML
8 42 (6.71%) AngularJS
8 42 (6.71%) jQuery
9 40 (6.39%) Gherkin
10 30 (4.79%) React
11 29 (4.63%) JSON
12 26 (4.15%) Ajax
13 25 (3.99%) .NET
14 23 (3.67%) HTML5
14 23 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (3.35%) Sass
16 20 (3.19%) Nightwatchjs
17 18 (2.88%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.98%) Mobile App
2 54 (8.63%) Fintech
3 43 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (3.35%) User Experience
6 14 (2.24%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.80%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.80%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.64%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.64%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.64%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.64%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.48%) EMV
12 3 (0.48%) EPoS
12 3 (0.48%) NHS
12 3 (0.48%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.75%) Android
2 34 (5.43%) Apple iOS
3 32 (5.11%) Linux
4 19 (3.04%) Windows
5 15 (2.40%) Unix
6 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (87.38%) Test Automation
2 492 (78.59%) Agile Software Development
3 309 (49.36%) BDD
4 226 (36.10%) Scrum
5 168 (26.84%) TDD
6 159 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
7 130 (20.77%) SDET
8 116 (18.53%) Manual Testing
9 104 (16.61%) Regression Testing
10 100 (15.97%) API Testing
11 89 (14.22%) Test Scripting
12 87 (13.90%) Performance Testing
13 73 (11.66%) Functional Testing
14 67 (10.70%) Test Strategy
15 64 (10.22%) Kanban
15 64 (10.22%) Open Source
16 63 (10.06%) Software Testing
17 59 (9.42%) User Stories
18 58 (9.27%) SDLC
18 58 (9.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 435 (69.49%) Java
2 245 (39.14%) JavaScript
3 202 (32.27%) C#
4 146 (23.32%) SQL
5 82 (13.10%) Python
6 73 (11.66%) Ruby
7 55 (8.79%) Groovy
8 30 (4.79%) PHP
9 19 (3.04%) ES6
10 14 (2.24%) Apple Swift
10 14 (2.24%) Objective-C
11 11 (1.76%) C++
11 11 (1.76%) Scala
12 6 (0.96%) C
12 6 (0.96%) Java 8
12 6 (0.96%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.48%) COBOL
13 3 (0.48%) Go
13 3 (0.48%) Pascal
13 3 (0.48%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 31 (4.95%) ISTQB
2 22 (3.51%) Degree
3 17 (2.72%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.56%) ISEB
5 11 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.28%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.32%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 375 (59.90%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) PSD2
System Software
1 24 (3.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) LXC
Systems Management
1 25 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (3.35%) Puppet
3 14 (2.24%) Ansible
3 14 (2.24%) Terraform
4 11 (1.76%) WebInspect
5 6 (0.96%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.64%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (4.63%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.99%) Capita
3 19 (3.04%) Atlassian
3 19 (3.04%) Oracle
4 13 (2.08%) RedGate
5 8 (1.28%) Google
5 8 (1.28%) HP
6 7 (1.12%) Sun
7 6 (0.96%) CA
7 6 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (0.96%) IBM
7 6 (0.96%) Micro Focus
8 5 (0.80%) SAP
8 5 (0.80%) Splunk
9 4 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.48%) Apple
10 3 (0.48%) PayPal
11 2 (0.32%) hybris
11 2 (0.32%) McAfee
11 2 (0.32%) Sitecore