Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 240 257 279
Rank change year-on-year +17 +22 +11
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 46 61 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.84% 3.64% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 64 45
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £48,125 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.49% +6.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,750 £55,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,199 1,676 1,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.05% 17.00% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,343 1,378
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £64,733 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for WebDriver in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for WebDriver in the West Midlands

WebDriver
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
Birmingham -3 33 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Warwickshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire +20 4 £43,750 +32.58% 3
Coventry +1 2 £29,500 -26.25%
Shropshire -2 1 - - 1
WebDriver
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 45 (97.83%) Selenium
2 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (69.57%) Test Automation
4 28 (60.87%) Java
5 26 (56.52%) QA
6 21 (45.65%) C#
7 19 (41.30%) JUnit
8 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
9 17 (36.96%) Cucumber
10 16 (34.78%) OOP
11 15 (32.61%) TestNG
12 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (23.91%) JIRA
13 11 (23.91%) BDD
14 10 (21.74%) Node.js
14 10 (21.74%) SDET
14 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
14 10 (21.74%) Scrum
14 10 (21.74%) Python
15 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
15 9 (19.57%) Docker
15 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
15 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
16 8 (17.39%) Test Strategy
16 8 (17.39%) Finance
17 7 (15.22%) CSS
17 7 (15.22%) Open Source
17 7 (15.22%) Exploratory Testing
18 6 (13.04%) BrowserStack
18 6 (13.04%) Confluence

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (13.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) BrowserStack
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (97.83%) Selenium
2 19 (41.30%) JUnit
3 17 (36.96%) Cucumber
4 15 (32.61%) TestNG
5 11 (23.91%) JIRA
6 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
6 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
7 5 (10.87%) Bitbucket
7 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
8 4 (8.70%) CircleCI
8 4 (8.70%) JBehave
8 4 (8.70%) PHPUnit
8 4 (8.70%) SpecFlow
9 3 (6.52%) Appium
10 2 (4.35%) AccuRev
10 2 (4.35%) Bugzilla
10 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (2.17%) JMeter
11 1 (2.17%) Maven
11 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) QA Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Test Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Android Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Test Automation Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Tester
6 2 (4.35%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Java Developer in Test
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Technical Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Node.js
2 7 (15.22%) CSS
3 6 (13.04%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.87%) REST
4 5 (10.87%) WebdriverIO
5 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
5 4 (8.70%) CSS3
5 4 (8.70%) GraphQL
5 4 (8.70%) HTML5
5 4 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (8.70%) Symfony
6 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.17%) .NET
7 1 (2.17%) CGI
7 1 (2.17%) JSON
7 1 (2.17%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.17%) RESTful
7 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Android
1 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (69.57%) Test Automation
3 16 (34.78%) OOP
4 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (23.91%) BDD
6 10 (21.74%) Scrum
6 10 (21.74%) SDET
6 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
8 8 (17.39%) Test Strategy
9 7 (15.22%) Exploratory Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Open Source
10 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (13.04%) Load Testing
11 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (10.87%) Information Security
11 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.87%) TDD
12 4 (8.70%) Defect Management
12 4 (8.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) C#
3 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.74%) Python
5 6 (13.04%) Ruby
6 4 (8.70%) SQL
7 2 (4.35%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (56.52%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.35%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Apple
2 3 (6.52%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft