The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - 68
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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 Dorset region.

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
160 189 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 25.85% 25.47% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 143 161 98
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset