The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 244 293 320
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +27
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 8 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.73% 0.82% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 18
Median salary £61,250 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.00%
WATIR
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1094 1583 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.90% 16.33% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1340 1519
Median salary £58,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing WATIR as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WATIR
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WATIR Salary Trend in the City of London

WATIR
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WATIR across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

WATIR Salary Histogram in the City of London

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing WATIR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (93.75%) QA
2 15 (93.75%) Cucumber
3 13 (81.25%) WebDriver
3 13 (81.25%) TDD
4 12 (75.00%) Ruby
4 12 (75.00%) BDD
5 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
7 9 (56.25%) Java
7 9 (56.25%) JMeter
8 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
8 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
8 8 (50.00%) User Stories
8 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
9 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
9 7 (43.75%) C#
10 6 (37.50%) SQL
10 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
10 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
11 5 (31.25%) iPad
11 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 5 (31.25%) SDLC
11 5 (31.25%) API Testing
11 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
11 5 (31.25%) Rally
11 5 (31.25%) Context-Driven Testing
11 5 (31.25%) SAP

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (93.75%) Cucumber
3 13 (81.25%) WebDriver
4 9 (56.25%) JMeter
5 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
6 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Mercurial
7 4 (25.00%) HP UFT
7 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
7 4 (25.00%) WatiN
8 3 (18.75%) Capybara
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) QA Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) QA Test Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Ruby Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Senior QA Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Senior Test Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Test Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Tester
3 3 (18.75%) QA Automation Tester
3 3 (18.75%) QA Manager
3 3 (18.75%) QA Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) QA Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) iPad
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) BDD
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
5 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
5 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 8 (50.00%) User Stories
6 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (31.25%) API Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Context-Driven Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
7 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
7 5 (31.25%) OWASP
7 5 (31.25%) SDLC
7 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
7 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Ruby
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Perl
5 4 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (31.25%) ISEB
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Rally
1 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Telerik
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago