Period
to 20 October 2020

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 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 353 362 358
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 117 444 604
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.82% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.85% 4.43% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 124 414 545
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,000 £40,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 4,112 10,024 13,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.82% 18.48% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,395 8,119 10,577
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 20 October 2020.

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 20 October 2020. 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 +103 36 £70,000 +5.66% 4
South London +23 4 £50,390 -16.02%
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, 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.

1 115 (98.29%) Selenium
2 114 (97.44%) Test Automation
3 91 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (65.81%) Java
5 75 (64.10%) Cucumber
6 68 (58.12%) BDD
7 66 (56.41%) QA
8 63 (53.85%) SDET
9 60 (51.28%) Appium
10 55 (47.01%) JavaScript
11 42 (35.90%) API Testing
12 32 (27.35%) TDD
13 29 (24.79%) Scrum
13 29 (24.79%) Fintech
14 27 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (22.22%) WebdriverIO
16 25 (21.37%) Jenkins
17 24 (20.51%) Finance
17 24 (20.51%) JIRA
17 24 (20.51%) DevOps
18 23 (19.66%) Open Source
18 23 (19.66%) Node.js
18 23 (19.66%) AWS
19 22 (18.80%) Unit Testing
20 20 (17.09%) Test Strategy
21 19 (16.24%) Jasmine
22 18 (15.38%) TypeScript
22 18 (15.38%) Protractor
22 18 (15.38%) Chai
22 18 (15.38%) WireMock

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 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (1.71%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Chatbot
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.66%) AWS
2 9 (7.69%) SaaS
3 6 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (5.13%) Azure
3 6 (5.13%) Serverless
4 5 (4.27%) BrowserStack
5 4 (3.42%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (2.56%) BlazeMeter
6 3 (2.56%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (1.71%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.42%) Big Data
1 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
1 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 115 (98.29%) Selenium
2 75 (64.10%) Cucumber
3 60 (51.28%) Appium
4 25 (21.37%) Jenkins
5 24 (20.51%) JIRA
6 19 (16.24%) Jasmine
7 18 (15.38%) Protractor
8 16 (13.68%) Cypress.io
9 13 (11.11%) Postman
10 11 (9.40%) JMeter
11 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
12 8 (6.84%) SoapUI
13 7 (5.98%) TestRail
14 6 (5.13%) Charles Proxy
14 6 (5.13%) JUnit
14 6 (5.13%) TeamCity
15 5 (4.27%) GitLab
16 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
16 4 (3.42%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (20.51%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Retail
3 2 (1.71%) Front Office
3 2 (1.71%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 30 (25.64%) Tester
2 29 (24.79%) QA Engineer
3 28 (23.93%) Automation Tester
4 25 (21.37%) Developer
5 23 (19.66%) Developer in Test
6 19 (16.24%) Software Developer
7 18 (15.38%) Test Engineer
8 14 (11.97%) JavaScript Engineer
9 13 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
10 10 (8.55%) Analyst
10 10 (8.55%) Test Analyst
11 9 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
12 8 (6.84%) QA Leader
13 6 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
13 6 (5.13%) Senior Test Engineer
14 5 (4.27%) Automation Test Analyst
14 5 (4.27%) QA Automation Engineer
15 4 (3.42%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
15 4 (3.42%) Test Leader
15 4 (3.42%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.22%) WebdriverIO
2 23 (19.66%) Node.js
3 18 (15.38%) Chai
3 18 (15.38%) WireMock
4 17 (14.53%) RESTful
5 10 (8.55%) Web Services
6 9 (7.69%) REST
7 8 (6.84%) Spring
8 7 (5.98%) Gherkin
8 7 (5.98%) Kafka
9 5 (4.27%) Spring Boot
10 4 (3.42%) .NET
10 4 (3.42%) Apache Thrift
10 4 (3.42%) JSON
10 4 (3.42%) Lambda Expressions
10 4 (3.42%) React
10 4 (3.42%) SOAP
11 3 (2.56%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.56%) CSS
11 3 (2.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.56%) EPoS
3 3 (2.56%) Wiki
4 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.85%) PMI
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Android
2 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.85%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (97.44%) Test Automation
2 91 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (58.12%) BDD
4 63 (53.85%) SDET
5 42 (35.90%) API Testing
6 32 (27.35%) TDD
7 29 (24.79%) Fintech
7 29 (24.79%) Scrum
8 27 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (20.51%) DevOps
10 23 (19.66%) Open Source
11 22 (18.80%) Unit Testing
12 20 (17.09%) Test Strategy
13 17 (14.53%) Microservices
13 17 (14.53%) Regression Testing
14 13 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (10.26%) Performance Testing
16 11 (9.40%) Manual Testing
17 9 (7.69%) Test Scripting
18 8 (6.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 77 (65.81%) Java
2 55 (47.01%) JavaScript
3 18 (15.38%) TypeScript
4 15 (12.82%) SQL
5 14 (11.97%) C#
5 14 (11.97%) Python
6 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.42%) Java 8
7 4 (3.42%) Ruby
8 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) ISEB
2 12 (10.26%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.71%) Degree
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (56.41%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.56%) Spotify
3 2 (1.71%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.71%) Micro Focus
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle
4 1 (0.85%) Google