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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
UK / England
Rank 770 838 878
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +40
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 48 85 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.089% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 58 29
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -4.54%

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
14972 17358 16201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.15% 18.18% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12818 15066 13819
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 £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +32 28 £60,000 +20.00% 4
South East +76 9 £40,000 -
South West - 6 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands +2 3 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
WATIR
UK

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 102 (92.73%) Selenium
2 88 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (70.91%) Ruby
4 62 (56.36%) Cucumber
5 53 (48.18%) BDD
6 50 (45.45%) Test Automation
7 45 (40.91%) SoapUI
8 43 (39.09%) QA
8 43 (39.09%) Java
9 42 (38.18%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (38.18%) Jenkins
10 41 (37.27%) TDD
11 38 (34.55%) JMeter
12 37 (33.64%) JIRA
12 37 (33.64%) Capybara
13 34 (30.91%) Git (software)
14 31 (28.18%) Performance Testing
14 31 (28.18%) Software Engineering
15 28 (25.45%) Appium
16 27 (24.55%) Test Planning
16 27 (24.55%) Automation Testing
16 27 (24.55%) WebDriver
16 27 (24.55%) Scrum
17 26 (23.64%) Software Testing
18 24 (21.82%) Linux
18 24 (21.82%) Test Management
19 23 (20.91%) Python
19 23 (20.91%) C#
20 22 (20.00%) JUnit
20 22 (20.00%) Web Services

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 8 (7.27%) Confluence
2 6 (5.45%) CMS
2 6 (5.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (5.45%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.82%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.82%) JBoss
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.82%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.82%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (11.82%) G Suite
1 13 (11.82%) Office 365
1 13 (11.82%) Slack
2 4 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.09%) HTTP
2 9 (8.18%) ATM
3 2 (1.82%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.82%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.55%) Apache Accumulo
2 5 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.82%) MySQL
3 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 102 (92.73%) Selenium
2 62 (56.36%) Cucumber
3 45 (40.91%) SoapUI
4 42 (38.18%) Jenkins
5 38 (34.55%) JMeter
6 37 (33.64%) Capybara
6 37 (33.64%) JIRA
7 34 (30.91%) Git (software)
8 28 (25.45%) Appium
9 27 (24.55%) WebDriver
10 22 (20.00%) HP UFT
10 22 (20.00%) JUnit
11 19 (17.27%) Ranorex
12 18 (16.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (11.82%) Buildbot
14 12 (10.91%) Rational DOORS
15 11 (10.00%) SpecFlow
16 9 (8.18%) RSpec
17 8 (7.27%) Calabash
17 8 (7.27%) Sahi
General
1 22 (20.00%) Finance
2 17 (15.45%) Retail
3 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.45%) Advertising
5 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (25.45%) Test Engineer
2 26 (23.64%) Tester
3 20 (18.18%) Automation Tester
4 16 (14.55%) Integration Engineer
4 16 (14.55%) QA Tester
5 15 (13.64%) Developer
6 14 (12.73%) QA Automation Tester
6 14 (12.73%) Test Automation Engineer
7 13 (11.82%) Consultant
7 13 (11.82%) Developer in Test
7 13 (11.82%) Test Consultant
8 12 (10.91%) Analyst
9 11 (10.00%) QA Leader
10 10 (9.09%) Test and Integration Engineer
11 9 (8.18%) Test Analyst
12 8 (7.27%) Verification Engineer
13 7 (6.36%) Senior QA Tester
13 7 (6.36%) Systems Engineer
13 7 (6.36%) Systems Integration Engineer
13 7 (6.36%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.00%) Web Services
2 15 (13.64%) XML
3 12 (10.91%) Gherkin
4 10 (9.09%) HTML
5 9 (8.18%) SOAP
6 6 (5.45%) .NET
6 6 (5.45%) RESTful
7 5 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.82%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.82%) HornetQ
8 2 (1.82%) Java EE
8 2 (1.82%) JAX-RS
8 2 (1.82%) JMS
8 2 (1.82%) JPA
8 2 (1.82%) RESTEasy
8 2 (1.82%) Spring
9 1 (0.91%) Ajax
9 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.73%) iPad
7 2 (1.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.82%) Linux
2 8 (7.27%) Windows
3 4 (3.64%) Unix
4 3 (2.73%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.91%) Android
5 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (48.18%) BDD
3 50 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 42 (38.18%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (37.27%) TDD
6 31 (28.18%) Performance Testing
6 31 (28.18%) Software Engineering
7 27 (24.55%) Automation Testing
7 27 (24.55%) Scrum
7 27 (24.55%) Test Planning
8 26 (23.64%) Software Testing
9 24 (21.82%) Test Management
10 20 (18.18%) Functional Testing
10 20 (18.18%) Integration Testing
11 19 (17.27%) Load Testing
12 16 (14.55%) Regression Testing
13 15 (13.64%) DSDM
13 15 (13.64%) Manual Testing
13 15 (13.64%) Validation
13 15 (13.64%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (70.91%) Ruby
2 43 (39.09%) Java
3 23 (20.91%) C#
3 23 (20.91%) Python
4 21 (19.09%) SQL
5 17 (15.45%) C
6 15 (13.64%) PHP
6 15 (13.64%) Scala
7 13 (11.82%) C++
7 13 (11.82%) Perl
8 5 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.55%) Groovy
8 5 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.73%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.73%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (19.09%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.64%) ISTQB
3 12 (10.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (8.18%) Degree
5 7 (6.36%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.45%) ISEB
7 3 (2.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (39.09%) QA
2 10 (9.09%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.55%) Puppet
3 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (12.73%) Telerik
2 13 (11.82%) Google
2 13 (11.82%) HP
3 6 (5.45%) Sitecore
4 5 (4.55%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle
5 3 (2.73%) ATG
5 3 (2.73%) Demandware
5 3 (2.73%) hybris
5 3 (2.73%) SAP
5 3 (2.73%) TOWER Software
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