The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 174 - 172
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.026% - 0.058%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
WATIR
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 East Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
569 586 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.04% 17.88% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 455 509 463
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WATIR
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

WATIR Salary Trend in the East Midlands

WATIR
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 August 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
Northamptonshire - 1 £50,000 -
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) F#
1 2 (100.00%) Sahi
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Sahi
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA