The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 828 871 796
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -75
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 54 66 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.064% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.36% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 40 61 61
Median salary £49,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.78%
WATIR
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16638 18360 17308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.75% 17.92% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14546 15796 14360
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in England

WATIR
Salary Trend in England

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

WATIR Salary Trend in England

WATIR
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WATIR across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

WATIR Salary Histogram in England

WATIR
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 32 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South East +33 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
West Midlands -9 6 £42,500 -19.04%
Yorkshire - 3 - - 2
East of England +11 2 £32,500 -59.37% 6
North West - 2 £37,500 -
South West - 2 £37,500 -
WATIR
UK

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 113 (100.00%) Selenium
2 101 (89.38%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (73.45%) Cucumber
4 74 (65.49%) Ruby
5 64 (56.64%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (53.98%) Test Automation
7 57 (50.44%) BDD
7 57 (50.44%) Jenkins
8 53 (46.90%) TDD
8 53 (46.90%) Scrum
9 52 (46.02%) Java
9 52 (46.02%) QA
10 38 (33.63%) Git (software)
11 37 (32.74%) Software Engineering
12 35 (30.97%) SQL
13 34 (30.09%) C#
13 34 (30.09%) RSpec
14 33 (29.20%) JIRA
15 29 (25.66%) Finance
15 29 (25.66%) Functional Testing
16 28 (24.78%) Capybara
16 28 (24.78%) WebDriver
17 27 (23.89%) Automation Testing
17 27 (23.89%) ISTQB
18 26 (23.01%) Degree
18 26 (23.01%) JMeter
18 26 (23.01%) Hudson
19 25 (22.12%) Performance Testing
19 25 (22.12%) E-Commerce
20 24 (21.24%) SoapUI

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.50%) GlassFish
1 13 (11.50%) JBoss
1 13 (11.50%) WildFly
2 6 (5.31%) Confluence
3 4 (3.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Google Apps
1 7 (6.19%) Office 365
1 7 (6.19%) Slack
2 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) HTTP
2 2 (1.77%) ATM
2 2 (1.77%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.77%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) MySQL
1 13 (11.50%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.54%) Apache Accumulo
4 4 (3.54%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.77%) DB2
5 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 113 (100.00%) Selenium
2 83 (73.45%) Cucumber
3 57 (50.44%) Jenkins
4 38 (33.63%) Git (software)
5 34 (30.09%) RSpec
6 33 (29.20%) JIRA
7 28 (24.78%) Capybara
7 28 (24.78%) WebDriver
8 26 (23.01%) Hudson
8 26 (23.01%) JMeter
9 24 (21.24%) SoapUI
10 22 (19.47%) Appium
11 20 (17.70%) HP UFT
12 19 (16.81%) JUnit
13 17 (15.04%) SpecFlow
14 16 (14.16%) Calabash
15 14 (12.39%) LoadRunner
16 13 (11.50%) JBehave
17 11 (9.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 10 (8.85%) Robotium
General
1 29 (25.66%) Finance
2 14 (12.39%) Retail
3 13 (11.50%) Billing
4 8 (7.08%) Banking
5 7 (6.19%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.54%) Publishing
7 3 (2.65%) Back Office
7 3 (2.65%) Front Office
8 2 (1.77%) Electronics
8 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (23.89%) Developer
2 23 (20.35%) Test Engineer
3 21 (18.58%) Tester
4 18 (15.93%) Automation Tester
4 18 (15.93%) Test Automation Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Java Developer
6 13 (11.50%) Analyst
6 13 (11.50%) Lead Developer
6 13 (11.50%) Lead Java Developer
7 12 (10.62%) QA Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) Test Analyst
8 11 (9.73%) Consultant
8 11 (9.73%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 11 (9.73%) Selenium Tester
8 11 (9.73%) Test Consultant
9 10 (8.85%) Developer in Test
9 10 (8.85%) Ruby Engineer
10 9 (7.96%) Automation Test Analyst
11 8 (7.08%) QA Tester
12 7 (6.19%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.58%) RESTful
2 16 (14.16%) Gherkin
3 15 (13.27%) Web Services
4 13 (11.50%) Hibernate
4 13 (11.50%) HornetQ
4 13 (11.50%) Java EE
4 13 (11.50%) JAX-RS
4 13 (11.50%) JMS
4 13 (11.50%) JPA
4 13 (11.50%) RESTEasy
4 13 (11.50%) Spring
5 9 (7.96%) HTML
6 7 (6.19%) .NET
6 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.19%) Buildbot
7 6 (5.31%) Ajax
7 6 (5.31%) Node.js
8 5 (4.42%) REST
8 5 (4.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Mathematics
1 13 (11.50%) Smart Meter
2 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.96%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.08%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.54%) Fintech
5 4 (3.54%) Social Media
6 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.77%) iPad
7 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.39%) Linux
2 10 (8.85%) Windows
3 6 (5.31%) Android
3 6 (5.31%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.31%) Unix
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.88%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (89.38%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (56.64%) Continuous Integration
3 61 (53.98%) Test Automation
4 57 (50.44%) BDD
5 53 (46.90%) Scrum
5 53 (46.90%) TDD
6 37 (32.74%) Software Engineering
7 29 (25.66%) Functional Testing
8 27 (23.89%) Automation Testing
9 25 (22.12%) E-Commerce
9 25 (22.12%) Performance Testing
10 22 (19.47%) Test Scripting
11 21 (18.58%) Software Testing
12 18 (15.93%) Regression Testing
13 17 (15.04%) Coaching
14 16 (14.16%) Automated Testing
14 16 (14.16%) Kanban
14 16 (14.16%) QA Automation
14 16 (14.16%) SOA
15 15 (13.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (65.49%) Ruby
2 52 (46.02%) Java
3 35 (30.97%) SQL
4 34 (30.09%) C#
5 21 (18.58%) Python
6 14 (12.39%) Perl
7 11 (9.73%) C++
8 8 (7.08%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.08%) PHP
9 7 (6.19%) C
9 7 (6.19%) JavaScript
9 7 (6.19%) Scala
10 6 (5.31%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.54%) Apple Swift
11 4 (3.54%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.65%) Go
13 2 (1.77%) Groovy
13 2 (1.77%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.77%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (23.89%) ISTQB
2 26 (23.01%) Degree
3 23 (20.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (9.73%) ISEB
5 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (46.02%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (11.50%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (15.04%) Puppet
2 13 (11.50%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (13.27%) Oracle
2 12 (10.62%) Telerik
3 7 (6.19%) Google
3 7 (6.19%) Rally
4 6 (5.31%) HP
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.77%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) ATG
6 1 (0.88%) Endeca
6 1 (0.88%) hybris
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
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