Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > South East
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 273 324 294
Rank change year-on-year +51 -30 -11
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 125 199 282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.80% 0.76% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% 3.55% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 122 163 276
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,186 5,609 6,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.46% 21.44% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,697 4,669 5,765
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in the South East

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WebDriver in the South East.

Salary trend for WebDriver in the South East

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebDriver in the South East over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the South East

WebDriver
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the South East region over the 6 months to 6 June 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
East Sussex +32 41 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Hampshire +69 40 £45,000 - 2
West Sussex +45 27 £45,000 - 3
Thames Valley +14 17 £39,000 -17.89% 2
Berkshire +16 13 £38,000 -15.56% 1
Oxfordshire +26 3 £40,000 -31.03%
Buckinghamshire +15 1 - - 1
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 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 South East region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 125 (100.00%) Selenium
2 124 (99.20%) Test Automation
3 73 (58.40%) C#
4 70 (56.00%) Manual Testing
5 66 (52.80%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (46.40%) QA
7 57 (45.60%) SQL Server
8 47 (37.60%) Visual Studio
9 45 (36.00%) Microsoft
10 39 (31.20%) .NET
11 38 (30.40%) JIRA
11 38 (30.40%) Coaching
12 36 (28.80%) SpecFlow
13 28 (22.40%) Confluence
13 28 (22.40%) Scrum
14 27 (21.60%) DevOps
15 26 (20.80%) SQL
16 24 (19.20%) Java
16 24 (19.20%) TDD
16 24 (19.20%) Software Testing
16 24 (19.20%) Unit Testing
16 24 (19.20%) Skype
17 23 (18.40%) Cucumber
18 22 (17.60%) Git (software)
18 22 (17.60%) ISTQB
19 20 (16.00%) ISEB
20 16 (12.80%) Test Scripting
20 16 (12.80%) BDD
21 15 (12.00%) SaaS
21 15 (12.00%) Mentoring

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 28 (22.40%) Confluence
2 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.80%) Mule
4 1 (0.80%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) SaaS
2 13 (10.40%) Azure
3 7 (5.60%) BrowserStack
4 4 (3.20%) AWS
4 4 (3.20%) NuGet
5 2 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.60%) Serverless
6 1 (0.80%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.80%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.20%) Skype
2 4 (3.20%) SMTP
3 3 (2.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (45.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.60%) DB2
3 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.60%) MySQL
4 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.80%) OLTP
4 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 125 (100.00%) Selenium
2 47 (37.60%) Visual Studio
3 38 (30.40%) JIRA
4 36 (28.80%) SpecFlow
5 23 (18.40%) Cucumber
6 22 (17.60%) Git (software)
7 14 (11.20%) Jenkins
8 12 (9.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (8.80%) TestNG
10 10 (8.00%) JMeter
10 10 (8.00%) JUnit
11 8 (6.40%) Moq
12 7 (5.60%) SoapUI
13 5 (4.00%) HP UFT
13 5 (4.00%) JBehave
13 5 (4.00%) Maven
13 5 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
14 4 (3.20%) Appium
14 4 (3.20%) Jasmine
15 3 (2.40%) Subversion
General
1 12 (9.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.80%) Military
3 1 (0.80%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (59.20%) Analyst
2 71 (56.80%) Test Analyst
3 16 (12.80%) Lead Test Analyst
4 13 (10.40%) Developer
4 13 (10.40%) Test Automation Engineer
5 11 (8.80%) Automation Test Analyst
5 11 (8.80%) Test Leader
6 10 (8.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 10 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Developer in Test
7 9 (7.20%) QA Analyst
7 9 (7.20%) Testing Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) QA Test Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) QA Automation Analyst
9 5 (4.00%) QA Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Tester
10 4 (3.20%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.20%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.20%) .NET
2 13 (10.40%) Web Services
3 10 (8.00%) .NET Core
4 6 (4.80%) RESTful
5 4 (3.20%) HTML
5 4 (3.20%) XML
6 3 (2.40%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.40%) CSS
6 3 (2.40%) Gherkin
6 3 (2.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.60%) jQuery
7 2 (1.60%) REST
7 2 (1.60%) SOAP
8 1 (0.80%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.80%) JSON
8 1 (0.80%) Middleware
8 1 (0.80%) React
8 1 (0.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
1 2 (1.60%) User Experience
2 1 (0.80%) DataPower
2 1 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.80%) Windows
2 9 (7.20%) Linux
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (0.80%) Android
3 1 (0.80%) CentOS
3 1 (0.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (99.20%) Test Automation
2 70 (56.00%) Manual Testing
3 66 (52.80%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (30.40%) Coaching
5 28 (22.40%) Scrum
6 27 (21.60%) DevOps
7 24 (19.20%) Software Testing
7 24 (19.20%) TDD
7 24 (19.20%) Unit Testing
8 16 (12.80%) BDD
8 16 (12.80%) Test Scripting
9 15 (12.00%) Mentoring
10 14 (11.20%) Performance Testing
11 13 (10.40%) Test Strategy
11 13 (10.40%) Waterfall
12 11 (8.80%) Sprint Planning
13 10 (8.00%) Regression Testing
13 10 (8.00%) Test Management
14 9 (7.20%) API Testing
14 9 (7.20%) Sprint Review
Programming Languages
1 73 (58.40%) C#
2 26 (20.80%) SQL
3 24 (19.20%) Java
4 8 (6.40%) Bash Shell
4 8 (6.40%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.00%) Python
6 2 (1.60%) Groovy
6 2 (1.60%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.60%) VB
7 1 (0.80%) HQL
7 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (17.60%) ISTQB
2 20 (16.00%) ISEB
3 13 (10.40%) Degree
4 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (46.40%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Docker
2 2 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.20%) HP ALM
3 4 (3.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.80%) SAP
3 9 (7.20%) HP
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle
5 5 (4.00%) Remedy
6 2 (1.60%) Adobe
6 2 (1.60%) Google
7 1 (0.80%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.80%) hybris
7 1 (0.80%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.80%) Twitter