Period
to 12 June 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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > South East
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 303 266 320
Rank change year-on-year -37 +54 -17
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 86 125 200
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.82% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.72% 4.03% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 78 122 163
10th Percentile £39,550 £31,250 £38,250
25th Percentile £45,875 £37,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,313 £57,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -11.76% +7.37%

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 3,156 3,102 5,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.37% 20.47% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,393 2,650 4,760
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,813 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 12 June 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 12 June 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 -7 35 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Surrey - 22 £60,000 -
Hampshire -43 14 £45,000 - 3
West Sussex -15 12 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Thames Valley -7 6 £55,000 +41.03% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 1 £55,000 +37.50%
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 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 86 (100.00%) Selenium
2 79 (91.86%) Test Automation
3 59 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (66.28%) C#
5 41 (47.67%) QA
6 39 (45.35%) NUnit
6 39 (45.35%) BDD
7 37 (43.02%) SQL
8 36 (41.86%) Azure
9 34 (39.53%) TDD
10 33 (38.37%) SpecFlow
11 32 (37.21%) DevOps
12 31 (36.05%) Visual Studio
13 26 (30.23%) Java
14 25 (29.07%) Cucumber
15 24 (27.91%) Jenkins
16 23 (26.74%) Scenario Testing
16 23 (26.74%) Regression Testing
17 21 (24.42%) Test Strategy
17 21 (24.42%) ISEB
17 21 (24.42%) Project Management
17 21 (24.42%) Software Testing
18 20 (23.26%) Scrum
18 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
19 19 (22.09%) Maven
19 19 (22.09%) Gherkin
20 18 (20.93%) Social Skills
20 18 (20.93%) .NET
21 16 (18.60%) SDLC
21 16 (18.60%) Test Scripting

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 1 (1.16%) Confluence
1 1 (1.16%) EPiServer
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (41.86%) Azure
2 7 (8.14%) BrowserStack
3 4 (4.65%) SaaS
4 3 (3.49%) AWS
4 3 (3.49%) GitHub
4 3 (3.49%) NuGet
5 2 (2.33%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) Skype
2 3 (3.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.28%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.33%) MySQL
4 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 86 (100.00%) Selenium
2 39 (45.35%) NUnit
3 33 (38.37%) SpecFlow
4 31 (36.05%) Visual Studio
5 25 (29.07%) Cucumber
6 24 (27.91%) Jenkins
7 19 (22.09%) Maven
8 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
9 14 (16.28%) IntelliJ
10 12 (13.95%) TestNG
11 11 (12.79%) JIRA
11 11 (12.79%) JMeter
12 9 (10.47%) REST Assured
13 8 (9.30%) Postman
14 7 (8.14%) Eclipse
14 7 (8.14%) JUnit
14 7 (8.14%) SoapUI
15 6 (6.98%) JBehave
15 6 (6.98%) MSTest
16 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (20.93%) Social Skills
2 15 (17.44%) Finance
3 10 (11.63%) Organisational Skills
4 6 (6.98%) Public Sector
5 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.49%) Electronics
6 3 (3.49%) Games
6 3 (3.49%) Marketing
7 1 (1.16%) Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Military
7 1 (1.16%) Police
Job Titles
1 22 (25.58%) Automation Test Lead
1 22 (25.58%) Tester
2 20 (23.26%) Test Leader
3 17 (19.77%) Analyst
3 17 (19.77%) Automation Tester
3 17 (19.77%) QA Engineer
3 17 (19.77%) Test Analyst
3 17 (19.77%) Test Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) QA Test Engineer
5 12 (13.95%) Developer
6 10 (11.63%) QA Analyst
6 10 (11.63%) QA Test Analyst
6 10 (11.63%) Team Leader
6 10 (11.63%) Test Team Leader
7 9 (10.47%) Automation Team Leader
8 8 (9.30%) C# Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Developer in Test
10 6 (6.98%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 6 (6.98%) Selenium Tester
10 6 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) Gherkin
2 18 (20.93%) .NET
3 9 (10.47%) JSON
4 8 (9.30%) REST
5 6 (6.98%) jQuery
5 6 (6.98%) Middleware
5 6 (6.98%) SOAP
5 6 (6.98%) XML
6 5 (5.81%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (5.81%) CSS
6 5 (5.81%) Entity Framework
6 5 (5.81%) NHibernate
6 5 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (5.81%) Web Services
7 4 (4.65%) .NET Core
7 4 (4.65%) RESTful
8 2 (2.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (10.47%) LIMS
3 3 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.16%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (91.86%) Test Automation
2 59 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (45.35%) BDD
4 34 (39.53%) TDD
5 32 (37.21%) DevOps
6 23 (26.74%) Regression Testing
6 23 (26.74%) Scenario Testing
7 21 (24.42%) Project Management
7 21 (24.42%) Software Testing
7 21 (24.42%) Test Strategy
8 20 (23.26%) Scrum
9 16 (18.60%) SDLC
9 16 (18.60%) Test Scripting
10 15 (17.44%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (16.28%) Workflow
12 13 (15.12%) Mentoring
13 12 (13.95%) Functional Testing
14 11 (12.79%) Waterfall
15 10 (11.63%) Integration Testing
15 10 (11.63%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (66.28%) C#
2 37 (43.02%) SQL
3 26 (30.23%) Java
4 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.79%) TypeScript
6 5 (5.81%) VBScript
6 5 (5.81%) XPath
7 4 (4.65%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.49%) Scala
8 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.33%) VB
10 1 (1.16%) Ruby
10 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) ISEB
2 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 14 (16.28%) ISTQB
3 13 (15.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (47.67%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) Accessibility
3 3 (3.49%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Kubernetes
1 4 (4.65%) Terraform
2 1 (1.16%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Oracle
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.49%) Mercator
3 3 (3.49%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) HP