The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
WATIR
County Antrim

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

Development Applications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
37 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 31.90% 25.17% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 12
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £15,390
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +143.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

WATIR
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Belfast

WATIR
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) E-Learning