Period
to 22 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 331 192 346
Rank change year-on-year -139 +154 -34
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 106 114 175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 1.37% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.59% 6.58% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 99 113 142
10th Percentile £38,300 £31,250 £35,125
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £58,125 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 4,088 1,732 5,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.37% 20.84% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,763 1,513 4,533
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 September 2021.

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 September 2021. 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 -51 30 £50,000 - 3
Surrey -41 28 £58,750 +56.67% 3
Hampshire -113 22 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Sussex -36 19 £50,000 - 2
Thames Valley -98 11 £42,500 +37.10% 8
Buckinghamshire -45 9 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Berkshire -83 1 £50,000 +61.29% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2021, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Selenium
2 100 (94.34%) Test Automation
3 76 (71.70%) C#
4 65 (61.32%) SpecFlow
5 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (53.77%) QA
7 43 (40.57%) .NET
8 39 (36.79%) SQL
8 39 (36.79%) Software Testing
9 37 (34.91%) Azure
9 37 (34.91%) SQL Server
10 34 (32.08%) DevOps
11 33 (31.13%) TDD
11 33 (31.13%) NUnit
12 32 (30.19%) BDD
13 31 (29.25%) Manual Testing
14 29 (27.36%) Coaching
15 25 (23.58%) Scenario Testing
16 24 (22.64%) Visual Studio
17 23 (21.70%) Project Management
17 23 (21.70%) Social Skills
18 22 (20.75%) SDLC
18 22 (20.75%) ISEB
18 22 (20.75%) Scrum
18 22 (20.75%) Java
19 21 (19.81%) Problem-Solving
20 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
21 19 (17.92%) Mentoring
22 18 (16.98%) Cucumber
22 18 (16.98%) Oracle

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 5 (4.72%) Confluence
2 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.94%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (34.91%) Azure
2 8 (7.55%) SaaS
3 7 (6.60%) NuGet
4 4 (3.77%) GitHub
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (1.89%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.94%) AWS
7 1 (0.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.91%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.09%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 106 (100.00%) Selenium
2 65 (61.32%) SpecFlow
3 33 (31.13%) NUnit
4 24 (22.64%) Visual Studio
5 18 (16.98%) Cucumber
6 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
6 15 (14.15%) JMeter
6 15 (14.15%) Postman
7 14 (13.21%) JIRA
8 11 (10.38%) Jenkins
9 9 (8.49%) JUnit
10 8 (7.55%) Locust
10 8 (7.55%) WebSurge
11 7 (6.60%) Bitbucket
11 7 (6.60%) Moq
11 7 (6.60%) SoapUI
12 6 (5.66%) Eclipse
12 6 (5.66%) Maven
13 5 (4.72%) IntelliJ
13 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (21.70%) Social Skills
2 12 (11.32%) Organisational Skills
3 7 (6.60%) Public Sector
4 6 (5.66%) Finance
5 5 (4.72%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.77%) Games
6 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.83%) Electronics
7 3 (2.83%) Marketing
8 2 (1.89%) Banking
8 2 (1.89%) Military
9 1 (0.94%) Police
Job Titles
1 26 (24.53%) QA Engineer
2 24 (22.64%) Automation Test Lead
3 21 (19.81%) Test Leader
4 19 (17.92%) Developer
5 18 (16.98%) Test Engineer
6 17 (16.04%) Tester
7 14 (13.21%) Analyst
7 14 (13.21%) Test Analyst
8 13 (12.26%) C# Developer
9 12 (11.32%) Developer in Test
9 12 (11.32%) Team Leader
9 12 (11.32%) Test Team Leader
10 11 (10.38%) Automation Team Leader
11 10 (9.43%) Automation Tester
12 8 (7.55%) QA Test Engineer
13 7 (6.60%) Software Tester
14 6 (5.66%) .NET Developer
14 6 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (5.66%) Test Automation Engineer
15 5 (4.72%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (40.57%) .NET
2 17 (16.04%) RESTful
3 8 (7.55%) .NET Core
3 8 (7.55%) JSON
3 8 (7.55%) Web Services
4 7 (6.60%) .NET Framework
4 7 (6.60%) ARM Templates
4 7 (6.60%) Gherkin
5 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (5.66%) Entity Framework
5 6 (5.66%) jQuery
5 6 (5.66%) NHibernate
5 6 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (3.77%) XML
7 3 (2.83%) REST
7 3 (2.83%) Swagger
8 2 (1.89%) CSS
8 2 (1.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (6.60%) LIMS
3 4 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) PDA
5 1 (0.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.43%) Linux
2 3 (2.83%) Windows
3 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (94.34%) Test Automation
2 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (36.79%) Software Testing
4 34 (32.08%) DevOps
5 33 (31.13%) TDD
6 32 (30.19%) BDD
7 31 (29.25%) Manual Testing
8 29 (27.36%) Coaching
9 25 (23.58%) Scenario Testing
10 23 (21.70%) Project Management
11 22 (20.75%) Scrum
11 22 (20.75%) SDLC
12 21 (19.81%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (17.92%) Mentoring
14 16 (15.09%) Regression Testing
14 16 (15.09%) Workflow
15 13 (12.26%) Test Scripting
15 13 (12.26%) Test Strategy
16 12 (11.32%) API Testing
17 11 (10.38%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 76 (71.70%) C#
2 39 (36.79%) SQL
3 22 (20.75%) Java
4 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.55%) Bash Shell
6 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.72%) Scala
8 4 (3.77%) PHP
8 4 (3.77%) Ruby
9 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.89%) XPath
11 1 (0.94%) Groovy
11 1 (0.94%) Python
11 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (20.75%) ISEB
2 17 (16.04%) Degree
3 12 (11.32%) ISTQB
4 7 (6.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (53.77%) QA
2 6 (5.66%) Accessibility
3 4 (3.77%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Docker
2 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Kubernetes
1 8 (7.55%) Terraform
2 2 (1.89%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.94%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Oracle
2 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.77%) Mercator
4 3 (2.83%) SAP
5 2 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (0.94%) CA