The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - 99
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -31.42%
WATIR
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
140 177 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.05% 17.77% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 133 161 153
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WATIR across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WATIR across the Bedfordshire region.

WATIR Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

WATIR
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing WATIR also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WATIR.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
1 8 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Test Planning

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing WATIR also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WATIR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) HP Quality Center