Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 356 290
Rank change year-on-year +18 -66 +87
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 684 637 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.91% 0.84% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.48% 4.30% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 604 567 950
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 15264 14829 15956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.35% 19.52% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12143 12990 13488
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +9 122 £50,000 +5.26% 10
West London +5 39 £45,000 - 2
South London +7 12 £50,000 +19.05% 3
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 638 (93.27%) Selenium
2 617 (90.20%) Test Automation
3 552 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
4 448 (65.50%) Java
5 411 (60.09%) Cucumber
6 389 (56.87%) QA
7 337 (49.27%) BDD
8 208 (30.41%) JavaScript
9 206 (30.12%) Scrum
10 194 (28.36%) C#
10 194 (28.36%) Jenkins
11 188 (27.49%) TDD
12 183 (26.75%) Finance
13 160 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
14 156 (22.81%) Ruby
15 152 (22.22%) SQL
16 121 (17.69%) SDET
17 120 (17.54%) JIRA
18 117 (17.11%) Web Services
19 112 (16.37%) API Testing
20 108 (15.79%) Test Scripting
21 107 (15.64%) Git (software)
22 106 (15.50%) JUnit
23 101 (14.77%) SpecFlow
24 94 (13.74%) HTML
24 94 (13.74%) Python
25 90 (13.16%) E-Commerce
26 89 (13.01%) Test Strategy
27 85 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
28 84 (12.28%) XML

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 43 (6.29%) Confluence
2 19 (2.78%) Apache
3 12 (1.75%) Apache TomEE
3 12 (1.75%) JBoss
3 12 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.88%) CMS
5 6 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.73%) Jetty
6 5 (0.73%) nginx
7 3 (0.44%) IIS
8 2 (0.29%) Drupal
8 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.29%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.15%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.70%) GitHub
3 31 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (3.95%) BrowserStack
5 15 (2.19%) Sauce Labs
6 7 (1.02%) SaaS
7 5 (0.73%) Slack
8 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.29%) Datadog
10 2 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.15%) BlazeMeter
11 1 (0.15%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.15%) Office 365
11 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.56%) Internet
2 35 (5.12%) HTTP
3 7 (1.02%) Intranet
4 4 (0.58%) ATM
4 4 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.15%) DNS
5 1 (0.15%) PPP
5 1 (0.15%) Skype
5 1 (0.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.12%) Relational Database
2 23 (3.36%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.07%) Big Data
4 15 (2.19%) MySQL
5 14 (2.05%) MongoDB
6 9 (1.32%) Redis
7 7 (1.02%) NoSQL
8 6 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.58%) Blockchain
9 4 (0.58%) DB2
10 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.15%) Power BI
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 638 (93.27%) Selenium
2 411 (60.09%) Cucumber
3 194 (28.36%) Jenkins
4 120 (17.54%) JIRA
5 107 (15.64%) Git (software)
6 106 (15.50%) JUnit
7 101 (14.77%) SpecFlow
8 65 (9.50%) JMeter
9 63 (9.21%) Maven
10 58 (8.48%) SoapUI
11 55 (8.04%) JBehave
12 48 (7.02%) TestNG
13 42 (6.14%) RSpec
14 40 (5.85%) Capybara
14 40 (5.85%) Protractor
15 38 (5.56%) Appium
16 35 (5.12%) Mockito
17 31 (4.53%) NUnit
18 30 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 30 (4.39%) Jasmine
General
1 183 (26.75%) Finance
2 58 (8.48%) Retail
3 24 (3.51%) Games
4 21 (3.07%) Banking
5 19 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.34%) Advertising
7 14 (2.05%) Marketing
8 11 (1.61%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.88%) Law
10 5 (0.73%) Publishing
11 4 (0.58%) Legal
11 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 197 (28.80%) Tester
2 158 (23.10%) Developer
3 130 (19.01%) Automation Tester
4 118 (17.25%) QA Engineer
5 115 (16.81%) Developer in Test
6 81 (11.84%) Java Developer
7 75 (10.96%) Analyst
8 74 (10.82%) Test Engineer
9 61 (8.92%) Test Analyst
10 59 (8.63%) Selenium Tester
11 56 (8.19%) QA Tester
12 52 (7.60%) Java Engineer
12 52 (7.60%) Test Automation Engineer
13 50 (7.31%) Senior Tester
14 44 (6.43%) QA Automation Engineer
15 42 (6.14%) Test Leader
16 40 (5.85%) Automation Engineer
17 37 (5.41%) Senior Automation Tester
18 31 (4.53%) QA Automation Tester
18 31 (4.53%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (17.11%) Web Services
2 94 (13.74%) HTML
3 84 (12.28%) XML
4 83 (12.13%) Gherkin
5 80 (11.70%) REST
6 73 (10.67%) RESTful
7 51 (7.46%) JSON
8 48 (7.02%) .NET
9 41 (5.99%) SOAP
10 36 (5.26%) CSS
11 32 (4.68%) Spring
12 29 (4.24%) Node.js
13 27 (3.95%) jQuery
14 25 (3.65%) AngularJS
14 25 (3.65%) Hibernate
15 19 (2.78%) Nightwatchjs
16 15 (2.19%) Ajax
16 15 (2.19%) JDBC
16 15 (2.19%) WebdriverIO
17 14 (2.05%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (9.06%) Fintech
3 58 (8.48%) Computer Science
4 34 (4.97%) Greenfield Project
5 32 (4.68%) User Experience
6 31 (4.53%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.75%) RIA
8 10 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.32%) EPoS
10 8 (1.17%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.73%) EFT
13 4 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.44%) BBC
14 3 (0.44%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.44%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.44%) New Media
14 3 (0.44%) Tandem
15 2 (0.29%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.29%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 65 (9.50%) Linux
2 17 (2.49%) Unix
3 14 (2.05%) Windows
4 8 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.88%) Android
6 4 (0.58%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (90.20%) Test Automation
2 552 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
3 337 (49.27%) BDD
4 206 (30.12%) Scrum
5 188 (27.49%) TDD
6 160 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
7 121 (17.69%) SDET
8 112 (16.37%) API Testing
9 108 (15.79%) Test Scripting
10 90 (13.16%) E-Commerce
11 89 (13.01%) Test Strategy
12 83 (12.13%) Manual Testing
13 76 (11.11%) OO
14 72 (10.53%) QA Automation
14 72 (10.53%) Software Testing
15 71 (10.38%) Performance Testing
16 70 (10.23%) Exploratory Testing
17 63 (9.21%) Software Engineering
18 62 (9.06%) DevOps
19 60 (8.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 448 (65.50%) Java
2 208 (30.41%) JavaScript
3 194 (28.36%) C#
4 156 (22.81%) Ruby
5 152 (22.22%) SQL
6 94 (13.74%) Python
7 53 (7.75%) Groovy
8 27 (3.95%) Scala
9 25 (3.65%) PHP
10 17 (2.49%) C++
11 9 (1.32%) C
12 8 (1.17%) ES6
13 6 (0.88%) Go
13 6 (0.88%) Lua
14 5 (0.73%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.58%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.29%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.29%) COBOL
16 2 (0.29%) Pascal
16 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (7.75%) Degree
2 52 (7.60%) ISTQB
3 35 (5.12%) ISEB
4 15 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (1.75%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 389 (56.87%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) ISO 20022
2 2 (0.29%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 18 (2.63%) Docker
2 4 (0.58%) Xen
3 3 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (4.09%) Puppet
2 20 (2.92%) Ansible
3 16 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.02%) Terraform
6 6 (0.88%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (3.36%) Oracle
2 15 (2.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (1.61%) Atlassian
4 9 (1.32%) HP
5 8 (1.17%) Capita
6 5 (0.73%) IBM
7 4 (0.58%) CA
7 4 (0.58%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (0.58%) Caplin
7 4 (0.58%) Google
7 4 (0.58%) Micro Focus
7 4 (0.58%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.44%) BT
8 3 (0.44%) McAfee
8 3 (0.44%) VMware
9 2 (0.29%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.29%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.29%) SAP
10 1 (0.15%) Sitecore