The first table below looks at the demand for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - 105
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
258 263 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.82% 12.85% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 234 245 192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WATIR
West Midlands

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WATIR
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Birmingham