The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - 117 118
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.45% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.77% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
WATIR
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
401 325 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.59% 16.27% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 337 301 240
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WATIR
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Bristol