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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - 127
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £36,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -26.53%
WATIR
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
348 211 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.52% 14.09% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 260 185 245
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WATIR
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Cambridge

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) F#

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Sahi
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) F#
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA