Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Selenium WebDriver
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 278 356 370
Rank change year-on-year +78 +14 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 319 256 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.04% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.08% 4.12% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 325 252 287
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,450 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £52,500
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 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 6278 6212 7360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.40% 17.65% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5443 5489 6379
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebDriver in the South East.

Salary trend for WebDriver in the South East

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Thames Valley +116 157 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Berkshire +96 114 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Hampshire +35 73 £38,750 -4.91% 4
Surrey +3 72 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +35 38 £40,000 +4.58% 4
East Sussex -23 11 £42,500 +12.58% 1
Oxfordshire -2 8 £50,000 -9.09%
West Sussex -15 3 £45,000 +2.27%
Kent - 2 £32,500 -
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 308 (96.55%) Test Automation
2 284 (89.03%) Selenium
3 260 (81.50%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (51.10%) Java
5 146 (45.77%) C#
6 137 (42.95%) QA
7 104 (32.60%) Scrum
8 101 (31.66%) Manual Testing
9 93 (29.15%) Test Scripting
10 92 (28.84%) JMeter
11 91 (28.53%) ISTQB
12 90 (28.21%) BDD
13 85 (26.65%) Degree
14 84 (26.33%) SQL
15 83 (26.02%) Cucumber
16 81 (25.39%) TDD
17 71 (22.26%) Test Strategy
18 70 (21.94%) Open Source
19 68 (21.32%) Software Testing
20 65 (20.38%) JIRA
21 60 (18.81%) JavaScript
22 59 (18.50%) SoapUI
23 58 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
23 58 (18.18%) Regression Testing
24 56 (17.55%) Computer Science
24 56 (17.55%) User Stories
25 55 (17.24%) Jenkins
25 55 (17.24%) Unit Testing
26 51 (15.99%) Test Management
26 51 (15.99%) Performance Testing

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 18 (5.64%) CMS
2 6 (1.88%) Confluence
3 2 (0.63%) Content Management Server
3 2 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.31%) Jetty
4 1 (0.31%) Kentico
4 1 (0.31%) nginx
4 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.82%) SAP ERP
1 9 (2.82%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.76%) SaaS
3 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.94%) VoIP
2 2 (0.63%) NGN
3 1 (0.31%) DSL
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.13%) MySQL
2 9 (2.82%) SQLPlus
3 7 (2.19%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.88%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.63%) Big Data
7 2 (0.63%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 284 (89.03%) Selenium
2 92 (28.84%) JMeter
3 83 (26.02%) Cucumber
4 65 (20.38%) JIRA
5 59 (18.50%) SoapUI
6 55 (17.24%) Jenkins
7 49 (15.36%) Git (software)
8 46 (14.42%) SpecFlow
9 43 (13.48%) HP UFT
10 39 (12.23%) JUnit
11 38 (11.91%) NUnit
12 33 (10.34%) Protractor
13 28 (8.78%) Visual Studio
14 23 (7.21%) MSTest
14 23 (7.21%) TestNG
15 21 (6.58%) LoadRunner
16 17 (5.33%) Jasmine
17 15 (4.70%) Eclipse
18 14 (4.39%) Grunt
19 12 (3.76%) Maven
General
1 47 (14.73%) Finance
2 24 (7.52%) Digital Economy
3 9 (2.82%) Publishing
3 9 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.19%) Retail
5 6 (1.88%) Marketing
6 4 (1.25%) Electronics
6 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.94%) Banking
7 3 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (23.82%) Tester
2 69 (21.63%) Test Engineer
3 65 (20.38%) Analyst
4 62 (19.44%) QA Engineer
4 62 (19.44%) Test Analyst
4 62 (19.44%) Test Automation Engineer
5 50 (15.67%) Developer
6 46 (14.42%) Automation Tester
7 40 (12.54%) Software Tester
8 36 (11.29%) QA Automation Engineer
9 35 (10.97%) QA Test Engineer
10 29 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
11 27 (8.46%) Software Developer
12 19 (5.96%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 18 (5.64%) Java Engineer
14 15 (4.70%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
15 14 (4.39%) Automation Engineer
15 14 (4.39%) Senior Test Engineer
16 13 (4.08%) Team Leader
16 13 (4.08%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.29%) .NET
2 30 (9.40%) Web Services
3 29 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 28 (8.78%) REST
5 24 (7.52%) HTML
6 22 (6.90%) SOAP
7 14 (4.39%) Angular 2
7 14 (4.39%) CSS
7 14 (4.39%) HTML5
7 14 (4.39%) JSON
8 13 (4.08%) Gherkin
9 12 (3.76%) RESTful
10 11 (3.45%) Ajax
11 10 (3.13%) React Native
11 10 (3.13%) XML
12 9 (2.82%) jQuery
13 7 (2.19%) .NET Framework
13 7 (2.19%) Node.js
14 6 (1.88%) Velocity
15 5 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 56 (17.55%) Computer Science
2 40 (12.54%) Client/Server
3 33 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.27%) Mobile App
5 18 (5.64%) N-Tier
6 11 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.57%) User Experience
9 4 (1.25%) Replication
10 2 (0.63%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (0.63%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.63%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.99%) Windows
2 40 (12.54%) Linux
3 15 (4.70%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.88%) Android
5 3 (0.94%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (96.55%) Test Automation
2 260 (81.50%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (32.60%) Scrum
4 101 (31.66%) Manual Testing
5 93 (29.15%) Test Scripting
6 90 (28.21%) BDD
7 81 (25.39%) TDD
8 71 (22.26%) Test Strategy
9 70 (21.94%) Open Source
10 68 (21.32%) Software Testing
11 58 (18.18%) Regression Testing
12 56 (17.55%) User Stories
13 55 (17.24%) Unit Testing
14 51 (15.99%) Performance Testing
14 51 (15.99%) Test Management
15 50 (15.67%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (13.17%) OOP
17 39 (12.23%) OO
18 36 (11.29%) SDLC
19 35 (10.97%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 163 (51.10%) Java
2 146 (45.77%) C#
3 84 (26.33%) SQL
4 60 (18.81%) JavaScript
5 30 (9.40%) Ruby
6 28 (8.78%) Python
7 26 (8.15%) Shell Script
8 17 (5.33%) PHP
9 14 (4.39%) ES6
9 14 (4.39%) TypeScript
10 8 (2.51%) Perl
10 8 (2.51%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.57%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.94%) Groovy
12 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.31%) F#
Qualifications
1 91 (28.53%) ISTQB
2 85 (26.65%) Degree
3 58 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 34 (10.66%) ISEB
5 17 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.25%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.94%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) CCNA
9 1 (0.31%) CCNP
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (42.95%) QA
2 4 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (5.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (11.29%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.63%) Grafana
4 1 (0.31%) Ansible
4 1 (0.31%) Puppet
4 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (8.15%) HP
2 13 (4.08%) SAP
3 12 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.13%) Oracle
5 6 (1.88%) TOWER Software
6 3 (0.94%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco
7 1 (0.31%) IBM
7 1 (0.31%) Rackspace