The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 130 124 139
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 4 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% 2.14% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 12
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +19.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £36,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -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 Cambridgeshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
453 280 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.38% 12.56% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 339 244 349
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 £31,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

WATIR
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -3 4 £55,000 -21.42%
WATIR
East of England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (77.78%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Sahi
2 7 (77.78%) Jasmine
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium IDE
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Security Testing
4 5 (55.56%) F#
4 5 (55.56%) Ruby
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) JMeter
6 2 (22.22%) Games
6 2 (22.22%) HTTP
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (77.78%) Jasmine
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium IDE
2 7 (77.78%) Sahi
3 2 (22.22%) JMeter
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
1 5 (55.56%) F#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA