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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 229 283 317
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +34
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 9 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.10% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 0.63% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 9
Median salary £48,500 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.71% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.78%
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
1147 1439 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.06% 16.68% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1073 1232 1403
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 14 (100.00%) QA
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
1 14 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) BDD
3 10 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 10 (71.43%) Ruby
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) C#
5 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
5 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Defect Management
6 5 (35.71%) QA Automation
6 5 (35.71%) Analytics
6 5 (35.71%) User Stories
6 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
6 5 (35.71%) Test Planning
6 5 (35.71%) Capybara
6 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
6 5 (35.71%) Web Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
6 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Web Analytics
6 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) XML

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 5 (35.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
4 5 (35.71%) Capybara
4 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (35.71%) JMeter
5 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
5 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner
5 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
5 4 (28.57%) WatiN
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Automation Tester
1 5 (35.71%) QA Automation Tester
1 5 (35.71%) QA Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) QA Manager
2 4 (28.57%) QA Test Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Test Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Ajax
2 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) BDD
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Defect Management
3 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) QA Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Test Planning
4 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
4 5 (35.71%) User Stories
4 5 (35.71%) Web Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Web Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Ruby
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Perl
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Rally
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
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