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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 7 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Selenium WebDriver
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 607 476 283
Rank change year-on-year -131 -193 +50
Permanent jobs citing WebDriver 268 185 21
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.35% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.40% 1.94% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 162 173 21
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +15.79%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £101,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -1.96%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19,094 9,520 1,935
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 24.75% 23.38% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8,575 6,970 1,695
10th Percentile £38,810 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -1.87%
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

WebDriver
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing WebDriver as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

WebDriver trend for jobs with a WFH option

WebDriver
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing WebDriver.

WebDriver salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

WebDriver
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing WebDriver over the 6 months to 7 August 2022.

WebDriver salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, WebDriver job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for WebDriver.

1 261 (97.39%) Test Automation
2 218 (81.34%) Selenium
3 172 (64.18%) Agile
4 167 (62.31%) Java
5 161 (60.07%) QA
6 135 (50.37%) Jenkins
7 116 (43.28%) Azure
8 111 (41.42%) Software Testing
9 101 (37.69%) JavaScript
10 99 (36.94%) API Testing
11 92 (34.33%) DevOps
12 89 (33.21%) CI/CD
13 88 (32.84%) SDET
14 84 (31.34%) C#
15 83 (30.97%) JIRA
16 78 (29.10%) Scrum
16 78 (29.10%) Finance
17 77 (28.73%) GitHub
18 76 (28.36%) BDD
19 75 (27.99%) SQL
20 73 (27.24%) Social Skills
21 71 (26.49%) Cucumber
22 68 (25.37%) JMeter
23 67 (25.00%) Test Strategy
23 67 (25.00%) Cypress.io
24 65 (24.25%) Git (software)
24 65 (24.25%) JSON
25 58 (21.64%) REST
26 56 (20.90%) Web Services
26 56 (20.90%) Postman

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 38 (14.18%) Confluence
2 26 (9.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (1.12%) Drupal
4 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 116 (43.28%) Azure
2 77 (28.73%) GitHub
3 52 (19.40%) AWS
4 45 (16.79%) BrowserStack
5 42 (15.67%) Sauce Labs
6 41 (15.30%) Azure DevOps
7 26 (9.70%) CloudBees
7 26 (9.70%) IaaS
7 26 (9.70%) OpenShift
7 26 (9.70%) PaaS
8 20 (7.46%) SaaS
9 8 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (1.49%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.12%) PowerApps
13 1 (0.37%) Amazon ECS
13 1 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.37%) AWS CodeBuild
13 1 (0.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.33%) HTTP
2 3 (1.12%) SSL
3 1 (0.37%) DVB
3 1 (0.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.70%) MongoDB
2 19 (7.09%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.73%) MySQL
4 9 (3.36%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.36%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.36%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.36%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.61%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.75%) Redis
8 1 (0.37%) DynamoDB
8 1 (0.37%) Power BI
8 1 (0.37%) QlikView
8 1 (0.37%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 218 (81.34%) Selenium
2 135 (50.37%) Jenkins
3 83 (30.97%) JIRA
4 71 (26.49%) Cucumber
5 68 (25.37%) JMeter
6 67 (25.00%) Cypress.io
7 65 (24.25%) Git (software)
8 56 (20.90%) Postman
9 46 (17.16%) Appium
10 45 (16.79%) REST Assured
11 43 (16.04%) Mocha
12 41 (15.30%) Protractor
13 36 (13.43%) JUnit
14 32 (11.94%) SpecFlow
15 31 (11.57%) LoadRunner
15 31 (11.57%) TestRail
16 30 (11.19%) SonarQube
17 27 (10.07%) Robot Framework
18 26 (9.70%) Bitbucket Server
18 26 (9.70%) Calabash
General
1 78 (29.10%) Finance
2 73 (27.24%) Social Skills
3 42 (15.67%) Public Sector
4 27 (10.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 26 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (9.70%) Banking
6 23 (8.58%) Games
7 17 (6.34%) Esports
8 11 (4.10%) Publishing
9 10 (3.73%) Humanities
9 10 (3.73%) Social Science
10 9 (3.36%) Retail
11 7 (2.61%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.49%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.49%) Law
12 4 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.37%) Advertising
13 1 (0.37%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.37%) Influencing Skills
13 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (29.48%) Test Engineer
2 71 (26.49%) QA Engineer
3 68 (25.37%) Tester
4 50 (18.66%) Automation Tester
5 43 (16.04%) QA Tester
6 39 (14.55%) Test Automation Engineer
7 33 (12.31%) Java Engineer
8 30 (11.19%) Software Engineer
8 30 (11.19%) Software Test Engineer
9 28 (10.45%) QA Automation Tester
10 20 (7.46%) Developer
11 16 (5.97%) Analyst
11 16 (5.97%) Software Developer
12 14 (5.22%) Lead Developer
13 13 (4.85%) Test Analyst
14 12 (4.48%) Development Engineer
14 12 (4.48%) Software Development Engineer
14 12 (4.48%) Test Development Engineer
15 11 (4.10%) Lead Software Developer
16 10 (3.73%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (24.25%) JSON
2 58 (21.64%) REST
3 56 (20.90%) Web Services
4 49 (18.28%) CSS
5 47 (17.54%) HTML
6 43 (16.04%) Node.js
7 42 (15.67%) AngularJS
8 39 (14.55%) Puppeteer
9 38 (14.18%) Spring Boot
10 36 (13.43%) Spring
11 34 (12.69%) Chai
12 32 (11.94%) Express
12 32 (11.94%) SOAP
13 28 (10.45%) RESTful
14 27 (10.07%) .NET
15 16 (5.97%) Apache Thrift
16 15 (5.60%) React
17 13 (4.85%) pytest
18 12 (4.48%) Gherkin
19 11 (4.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (19.40%) Mobile App
2 32 (11.94%) User Experience
3 26 (9.70%) Social Network
4 17 (6.34%) Online Games
4 17 (6.34%) Sports Betting
5 12 (4.48%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.87%) Wiki
9 3 (1.12%) BBC
9 3 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.12%) STB
9 3 (1.12%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.75%) IoT
11 1 (0.37%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.37%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.43%) Android
2 35 (13.06%) Apple iOS
3 34 (12.69%) Windows
4 2 (0.75%) Linux
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (97.39%) Test Automation
2 172 (64.18%) Agile
3 111 (41.42%) Software Testing
4 99 (36.94%) API Testing
5 92 (34.33%) DevOps
6 89 (33.21%) CI/CD
7 88 (32.84%) SDET
8 78 (29.10%) Scrum
9 76 (28.36%) BDD
10 67 (25.00%) Test Strategy
11 55 (20.52%) QA Automation
12 51 (19.03%) Kanban
13 48 (17.91%) Microservices
14 45 (16.79%) TDD
15 43 (16.04%) SDLC
16 41 (15.30%) User Stories
17 40 (14.93%) Performance Testing
18 39 (14.55%) Mentoring
19 37 (13.81%) Functional Testing
20 33 (12.31%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (62.31%) Java
2 101 (37.69%) JavaScript
3 84 (31.34%) C#
4 75 (27.99%) SQL
5 31 (11.57%) Ruby
6 26 (9.70%) Python
7 15 (5.60%) XPath
8 12 (4.48%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.10%) Scala
10 9 (3.36%) VBScript
11 7 (2.61%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.61%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.49%) Bash
12 4 (1.49%) ES6
12 4 (1.49%) PHP
12 4 (1.49%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.75%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.37%) C++
14 1 (0.37%) Clojure
14 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (6.72%) Degree
2 10 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.36%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.24%) ISEB
5 3 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.12%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (60.07%) QA
2 38 (14.18%) Accessibility
3 6 (2.24%) WCAG
4 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (10.07%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.49%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (10.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.97%) Oracle
3 6 (2.24%) Mercator
4 3 (1.12%) CA
4 3 (1.12%) Sony
4 3 (1.12%) Sybase
5 2 (0.75%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.37%) Netlify
6 1 (0.37%) SAP