The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WebDriver skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 415 401
Rank change year-on-year +107 -14  
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 818 730 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.97% 0.71% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.92% 3.91% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 751 675 669
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  

WebDriver is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WebDriver as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in the UK

WebDriver
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in the UK

WebDriver
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the UK

WebDriver
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +104 809 £47,500 +6.74% 123
London +46 348 £55,000 - 64
South East +115 177 £40,000 - 22
East of England +78 77 £45,000 -3.74% 6
Hertfordshire +73 61 £45,000 -10.00% 4
City of London +43 55 £55,000 -2.22% 17
Berkshire +69 50 £47,500 +5.55% 4
South West +54 50 £38,125 +8.92% 8
Yorkshire -17 45 £45,000 +23.28% 5
North West -14 40 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Reading +71 38 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Manchester -17 37 £43,750 +9.37% 8
East Midlands +34 36 £42,500 +7.59% 2
Hampshire +8 33 £37,500 - 5
Watford +26 32 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +41 29 £37,500 -1.31% 2
West Yorkshire -3 28 £55,000 +50.68% 4
Leeds -9 28 £55,000 +50.68% 4
West Midlands +31 27 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Milton Keynes +26 26 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Nottinghamshire +29 25 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Nottingham +32 24 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Bristol +20 22 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Surrey +42 20 £47,500 +18.75% 6
West Sussex +13 19 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Birmingham +21 16 £45,500 +10.30% 1
Harpenden - 16 £40,000 -
Sheffield +12 15 £45,000 +12.50%
South Yorkshire +8 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Haywards Heath +18 14 £52,500 +66.66% 1

WebDriver
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 1381 (94.07%) Selenium
2 1167 (79.50%) Agile Software Development
3 802 (54.63%) QA
4 723 (49.25%) Java
5 646 (44.01%) BDD
6 587 (39.99%) Test Automation
7 530 (36.10%) Cucumber
8 525 (35.76%) C#
9 499 (33.99%) TDD
10 416 (28.34%) Automation Testing
11 398 (27.11%) Scrum
12 378 (25.75%) SQL
13 352 (23.98%) Automated Testing
14 313 (21.32%) Test Scripting
15 289 (19.69%) JIRA
16 287 (19.55%) JavaScript
17 270 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
18 255 (17.37%) Finance
19 242 (16.49%) Software Testing
20 240 (16.35%) Jenkins
21 232 (15.80%) Ruby
22 227 (15.46%) Manual Testing
23 224 (15.26%) Test Strategy
23 224 (15.26%) SpecFlow
24 218 (14.85%) .NET
25 211 (14.37%) ISTQB
26 209 (14.24%) Web Services
27 201 (13.69%) Gherkin
28 195 (13.28%) E-Commerce
29 188 (12.81%) SDET

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 66 (4.50%) Confluence
2 41 (2.79%) Tomcat
3 24 (1.63%) CMS
4 11 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (0.75%) Umbraco
5 9 (0.61%) IIS
6 6 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.27%) Apache
7 4 (0.27%) Jetty
7 4 (0.27%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.14%) Drupal
8 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.068%) Apache TomEE
9 1 (0.068%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.068%) JBoss
9 1 (0.068%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.068%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.068%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.068%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.54%) MS Office
3 7 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (4.84%) GitHub
2 47 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (3.07%) SaaS
4 41 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.48%) Lucidchart
6 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.14%) IaaS
7 2 (0.14%) PaaS
8 1 (0.068%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.068%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.068%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.50%) HTTP
2 34 (2.32%) Internet
3 4 (0.27%) SSL
3 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.20%) ATM
4 3 (0.20%) Firewall
4 3 (0.20%) FTP
4 3 (0.20%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.14%) IPv4
5 2 (0.14%) Skype
5 2 (0.14%) SMTP
6 1 (0.068%) DNS
6 1 (0.068%) Intranet
6 1 (0.068%) SSH
6 1 (0.068%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 35 (2.38%) MySQL
3 30 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 20 (1.36%) Big Data
5 16 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 10 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.34%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.27%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.14%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.14%) Informix
11 2 (0.14%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.14%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.14%) Redis
12 1 (0.068%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.068%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 1381 (94.07%) Selenium
2 530 (36.10%) Cucumber
3 289 (19.69%) JIRA
4 240 (16.35%) Jenkins
5 224 (15.26%) SpecFlow
6 180 (12.26%) Git (software)
7 179 (12.19%) SoapUI
8 163 (11.10%) JMeter
9 148 (10.08%) JUnit
10 119 (8.11%) Visual Studio
11 116 (7.90%) Appium
12 111 (7.56%) TeamCity
13 106 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
14 102 (6.95%) Maven
15 82 (5.59%) Protractor
16 81 (5.52%) NUnit
17 65 (4.43%) HP UFT
18 64 (4.36%) Capybara
19 63 (4.29%) JBehave
20 55 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 255 (17.37%) Finance
2 68 (4.63%) Banking
3 57 (3.88%) Retail
4 34 (2.32%) Marketing
5 30 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 28 (1.91%) Advertising
7 18 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 18 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 12 (0.82%) Publishing
9 11 (0.75%) Games
10 9 (0.61%) Back Office
11 7 (0.48%) Legal
12 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.34%) Automotive
14 4 (0.27%) Billing
15 2 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.068%) Law
16 1 (0.068%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 401 (27.32%) Tester
2 353 (24.05%) Analyst
3 310 (21.12%) Test Engineer
4 307 (20.91%) Automation Tester
5 306 (20.84%) Test Analyst
6 216 (14.71%) QA Engineer
7 194 (13.22%) Test Automation Engineer
8 181 (12.33%) Developer
9 147 (10.01%) QA Tester
10 130 (8.86%) Automation Test Analyst
11 114 (7.77%) QA Automation Tester
12 108 (7.36%) QA Automation Engineer
13 103 (7.02%) Selenium Tester
14 100 (6.81%) Senior Tester
15 98 (6.68%) QA Analyst
16 90 (6.13%) Developer in Test
17 89 (6.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
18 88 (5.99%) Senior Automation Tester
19 83 (5.65%) QA Leader
20 79 (5.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (14.85%) .NET
2 209 (14.24%) Web Services
3 201 (13.69%) Gherkin
4 122 (8.31%) RESTful
5 120 (8.17%) HTML
6 116 (7.90%) XML
7 97 (6.61%) REST
8 94 (6.40%) AngularJS
9 83 (5.65%) SOAP
10 76 (5.18%) CSS
11 65 (4.43%) Node.js
12 49 (3.34%) Spring
13 47 (3.20%) JSON
14 43 (2.93%) jQuery
14 43 (2.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 40 (2.72%) HTML5
16 34 (2.32%) D3.js
17 30 (2.04%) CodeMirror
18 29 (1.98%) ASP.NET
18 29 (1.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 90 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (5.25%) Mobile App
3 49 (3.34%) Computer Science
4 36 (2.45%) User Experience
5 33 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (2.11%) Fintech
7 26 (1.77%) Client/Server
7 26 (1.77%) iPad
8 13 (0.89%) iPhone
9 9 (0.61%) Driving Licence
9 9 (0.61%) RIA
10 7 (0.48%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.48%) Equities
11 6 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.34%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.34%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (0.34%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.34%) Online Banking
12 5 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 85 (5.79%) Linux
2 77 (5.25%) Android
3 67 (4.56%) Unix
4 57 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 44 (3.00%) Windows
6 7 (0.48%) Amazon Linux
6 7 (0.48%) CentOS
7 1 (0.068%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.068%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.068%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1167 (79.50%) Agile Software Development
2 646 (44.01%) BDD
3 587 (39.99%) Test Automation
4 499 (33.99%) TDD
5 416 (28.34%) Automation Testing
6 398 (27.11%) Scrum
7 352 (23.98%) Automated Testing
8 313 (21.32%) Test Scripting
9 270 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
10 242 (16.49%) Software Testing
11 227 (15.46%) Manual Testing
12 224 (15.26%) Test Strategy
13 195 (13.28%) E-Commerce
14 182 (12.40%) OO
14 182 (12.40%) Regression Testing
15 168 (11.44%) SDLC
16 167 (11.38%) QA Automation
17 162 (11.04%) Performance Testing
17 162 (11.04%) Software Engineering
18 135 (9.20%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 723 (49.25%) Java
2 525 (35.76%) C#
3 378 (25.75%) SQL
4 287 (19.55%) JavaScript
5 232 (15.80%) Ruby
6 153 (10.42%) Python
7 41 (2.79%) Groovy
8 37 (2.52%) PHP
9 35 (2.38%) ES6
10 32 (2.18%) Shell Script
11 28 (1.91%) Scala
12 25 (1.70%) T-SQL
13 24 (1.63%) PL/SQL
14 23 (1.57%) Perl
15 19 (1.29%) C
15 19 (1.29%) C++
16 17 (1.16%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.54%) VB
18 7 (0.48%) HQL
19 5 (0.34%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 211 (14.37%) ISTQB
2 138 (9.40%) ISEB
3 98 (6.68%) Degree
4 53 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (0.89%) Security Cleared
6 8 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (0.34%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.068%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.068%) HND
8 1 (0.068%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.068%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 802 (54.63%) QA
2 188 (12.81%) SDET
3 7 (0.48%) SLA
4 3 (0.20%) SEPA
5 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.14%) GCP
5 2 (0.14%) WCAG
6 1 (0.068%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (0.89%) Docker
2 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.068%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 43 (2.93%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.95%) Puppet
3 8 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.48%) Ansible
5 6 (0.41%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.27%) Kibana
7 3 (0.20%) Salt
8 2 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.14%) Grafana
8 2 (0.14%) Nagios
8 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 110 (7.49%) Microsoft
2 55 (3.75%) Oracle
3 40 (2.72%) HP
4 37 (2.52%) Atlassian
5 23 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (0.82%) Google
7 11 (0.75%) Sitecore
7 11 (0.75%) TOWER Software
8 8 (0.54%) Twitter
8 8 (0.54%) Xamarin
9 6 (0.41%) Facebook
10 3 (0.20%) IBM
10 3 (0.20%) New Relic
10 3 (0.20%) Progress
10 3 (0.20%) VMware
11 2 (0.14%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.14%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.14%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.14%) SAP
11 2 (0.14%) Zend
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Pension and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits+package
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits+package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £70000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago