Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 340 314
Rank change year-on-year +11 -26 +45
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 658 626 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.93% 0.90% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.65% 4.67% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 598 562 828
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,375 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 14,139 13,391 15,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.08% 19.23% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11,585 11,574 13,205
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 £35,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -21 125 £50,000 +2.56% 20
West London +9 40 £55,750 +23.89% 9
South London +3 12 £56,500 +15.90% 8
East London - 3 £41,000 - 7
North London -14 2 £48,750 +8.33% 1
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 624 (94.83%) Selenium
2 605 (91.95%) Test Automation
3 552 (83.89%) Agile Software Development
4 433 (65.81%) Java
5 388 (58.97%) QA
6 368 (55.93%) Cucumber
7 317 (48.18%) BDD
8 247 (37.54%) Scrum
9 232 (35.26%) JavaScript
10 221 (33.59%) C#
11 186 (28.27%) TDD
12 177 (26.90%) Jenkins
13 174 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
14 158 (24.01%) Finance
15 142 (21.58%) SQL
16 135 (20.52%) SDET
17 125 (19.00%) JIRA
18 123 (18.69%) Ruby
18 123 (18.69%) Web Services
18 123 (18.69%) API Testing
19 121 (18.39%) Python
20 111 (16.87%) JUnit
21 104 (15.81%) HTML
22 96 (14.59%) SpecFlow
23 94 (14.29%) Manual Testing
24 93 (14.13%) SoapUI
25 91 (13.83%) Test Scripting
26 89 (13.53%) REST
27 80 (12.16%) Software Testing
28 78 (11.85%) RESTful

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 (6.53%) Confluence
2 14 (2.13%) Apache
3 9 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.22%) Jetty
4 8 (1.22%) nginx
5 7 (1.06%) Apache TomEE
5 7 (1.06%) JBoss
5 7 (1.06%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.76%) Drupal
7 4 (0.61%) CMS
8 3 (0.46%) IIS
9 2 (0.30%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.15%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (4.56%) SaaS
3 19 (2.89%) BrowserStack
4 15 (2.28%) Sauce Labs
5 11 (1.67%) Slack
6 9 (1.37%) GitHub
7 8 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.22%) DigitalOcean
8 7 (1.06%) BlazeMeter
9 5 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.86%) Internet
2 31 (4.71%) HTTP
3 6 (0.91%) DNS
3 6 (0.91%) Intranet
4 4 (0.61%) ATM
5 3 (0.46%) 3G
5 3 (0.46%) DHCP
5 3 (0.46%) ICMP
5 3 (0.46%) LTE
5 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) 4G
6 1 (0.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.34%) Relational Database
2 17 (2.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (0.91%) MySQL
4 5 (0.76%) Big Data
4 5 (0.76%) Blockchain
5 3 (0.46%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.15%) DB2
7 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 624 (94.83%) Selenium
2 368 (55.93%) Cucumber
3 177 (26.90%) Jenkins
4 125 (19.00%) JIRA
5 111 (16.87%) JUnit
6 96 (14.59%) SpecFlow
7 93 (14.13%) SoapUI
8 74 (11.25%) JMeter
9 69 (10.49%) Git (software)
10 67 (10.18%) Maven
11 64 (9.73%) JBehave
12 49 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 41 (6.23%) TestNG
14 37 (5.62%) Jasmine
15 36 (5.47%) Karma Test Runner
16 34 (5.17%) Protractor
16 34 (5.17%) RSpec
17 31 (4.71%) Appium
17 31 (4.71%) FitNesse
18 27 (4.10%) MSTest
General
1 158 (24.01%) Finance
2 45 (6.84%) Retail
3 20 (3.04%) Games
4 17 (2.58%) Banking
5 16 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.28%) Marketing
7 13 (1.98%) Law
8 12 (1.82%) Advertising
9 10 (1.52%) Legal
10 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.30%) Publishing
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 178 (27.05%) Developer
2 165 (25.08%) Tester
3 146 (22.19%) Developer in Test
4 126 (19.15%) QA Engineer
5 107 (16.26%) Automation Tester
6 97 (14.74%) Test Engineer
7 84 (12.77%) Analyst
8 80 (12.16%) Java Developer
9 71 (10.79%) Test Analyst
10 70 (10.64%) Java Developer in Test
11 66 (10.03%) Test Automation Engineer
12 62 (9.42%) Java Engineer
13 56 (8.51%) QA Automation Engineer
14 50 (7.60%) Selenium Tester
15 47 (7.14%) Senior Tester
16 43 (6.53%) QA Tester
17 37 (5.62%) Automation Test Analyst
18 35 (5.32%) Automation Engineer
19 34 (5.17%) Test Leader
20 33 (5.02%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (18.69%) Web Services
2 104 (15.81%) HTML
3 89 (13.53%) REST
4 78 (11.85%) RESTful
5 67 (10.18%) Gherkin
6 63 (9.57%) XML
7 58 (8.81%) SOAP
8 49 (7.45%) CSS
9 42 (6.38%) .NET
10 37 (5.62%) JSON
10 37 (5.62%) Node.js
11 34 (5.17%) jQuery
12 25 (3.80%) AngularJS
13 24 (3.65%) Spring
14 20 (3.04%) Ajax
15 18 (2.74%) Hibernate
15 18 (2.74%) HTML5
15 18 (2.74%) React
16 17 (2.58%) Nightwatchjs
17 15 (2.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.40%) Fintech
2 58 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (7.90%) Mobile App
4 28 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
5 27 (4.10%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.95%) User Experience
7 11 (1.67%) EPoS
8 9 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.06%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.76%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.61%) BBC
11 4 (0.61%) EFT
11 4 (0.61%) New Media
11 4 (0.61%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.46%) Contactless
12 3 (0.46%) EMV
12 3 (0.46%) RIA
13 2 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 45 (6.84%) Linux
2 22 (3.34%) Android
2 22 (3.34%) Apple iOS
2 22 (3.34%) Unix
3 16 (2.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (91.95%) Test Automation
2 552 (83.89%) Agile Software Development
3 317 (48.18%) BDD
4 247 (37.54%) Scrum
5 186 (28.27%) TDD
6 174 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
7 135 (20.52%) SDET
8 123 (18.69%) API Testing
9 94 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 91 (13.83%) Test Scripting
11 80 (12.16%) Software Testing
12 76 (11.55%) Regression Testing
13 73 (11.09%) Kanban
13 73 (11.09%) Test Strategy
14 70 (10.64%) OO
15 60 (9.12%) QA Automation
16 59 (8.97%) Exploratory Testing
16 59 (8.97%) Functional Testing
17 57 (8.66%) E-Commerce
18 55 (8.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 433 (65.81%) Java
2 232 (35.26%) JavaScript
3 221 (33.59%) C#
4 142 (21.58%) SQL
5 123 (18.69%) Ruby
6 121 (18.39%) Python
7 60 (9.12%) Groovy
8 25 (3.80%) C++
9 23 (3.50%) PHP
10 18 (2.74%) ES6
11 14 (2.13%) Scala
12 13 (1.98%) C
13 10 (1.52%) Lua
13 10 (1.52%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.76%) COBOL
14 5 (0.76%) Go
14 5 (0.76%) Pascal
15 3 (0.46%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.30%) XPath
17 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (6.99%) ISTQB
2 33 (5.02%) ISEB
3 32 (4.86%) Degree
4 25 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 25 (3.80%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.06%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.30%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 388 (58.97%) QA
2 3 (0.46%) PSD2
3 2 (0.30%) ISO 20022
3 2 (0.30%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 17 (2.58%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 24 (3.65%) Puppet
2 23 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.52%) Kubernetes
4 9 (1.37%) Ansible
5 8 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.22%) Terraform
5 8 (1.22%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (5.02%) Microsoft
2 29 (4.41%) Capita
3 20 (3.04%) Atlassian
4 19 (2.89%) Oracle
5 10 (1.52%) CA
5 10 (1.52%) CA Agile Central
5 10 (1.52%) Google
5 10 (1.52%) IBM
5 10 (1.52%) Micro Focus
6 9 (1.37%) HP
6 9 (1.37%) RedGate
7 6 (0.91%) Sun
8 5 (0.76%) Caplin
8 5 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.76%) SAP
9 4 (0.61%) BT
9 4 (0.61%) McAfee
10 3 (0.46%) Apple
10 3 (0.46%) PayPal
11 2 (0.30%) Sitecore