The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 123 176 -
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 71 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.77% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.46% 1.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
WATIR
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
679 552 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.95% 13.69% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 498 480 429
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Hampshire

WATIR
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WATIR across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

WATIR Salary Histogram in Hampshire

WATIR
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Portsmouth +25 67 £36,500 -27.00% 3
WATIR
South East

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 84 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (95.40%) Ruby
2 83 (95.40%) E-Commerce
2 83 (95.40%) Cucumber
3 82 (94.25%) ERP
3 82 (94.25%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (88.51%) C#
4 77 (88.51%) HTML
4 77 (88.51%) JavaScript
4 77 (88.51%) TDD
4 77 (88.51%) BDD
5 75 (86.21%) StructureMap
5 75 (86.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 75 (86.21%) RavenDB
5 75 (86.21%) RedPrairie
5 75 (86.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 75 (86.21%) Dapper ORM
5 75 (86.21%) NCrunch
5 75 (86.21%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (86.21%) Spring.NET
5 75 (86.21%) TeamCity
5 75 (86.21%) Git (software)
5 75 (86.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 75 (86.21%) Confluence
5 75 (86.21%) Rhino Mocks
5 75 (86.21%) Moq
5 75 (86.21%) Pair Programming
5 75 (86.21%) NUnit
5 75 (86.21%) MVC
5 75 (86.21%) Endeca

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 75 (86.21%) Confluence
1 75 (86.21%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (45.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (86.21%) RavenDB
1 75 (86.21%) SQL Server
2 29 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 29 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 83 (95.40%) Cucumber
2 75 (86.21%) NCrunch
2 75 (86.21%) TeamCity
2 75 (86.21%) Git (software)
2 75 (86.21%) Rhino Mocks
2 75 (86.21%) Moq
2 75 (86.21%) NUnit
2 75 (86.21%) JIRA
2 75 (86.21%) ReSharper
3 34 (39.08%) Selenium
4 32 (36.78%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.30%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.15%) eggPlant
6 1 (1.15%) Xcode
General
1 65 (74.71%) Retail
2 53 (60.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (60.92%) Developer
2 40 (45.98%) .NET Developer
3 30 (34.48%) QA Engineer
4 23 (26.44%) Software Developer
5 18 (20.69%) Quality Engineer
6 15 (17.24%) Junior .NET Developer
6 15 (17.24%) Junior Developer
6 15 (17.24%) Junior
6 15 (17.24%) Agile .NET Developer
7 10 (11.49%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (5.75%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.75%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.30%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (88.51%) HTML
2 75 (86.21%) StructureMap
2 75 (86.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 75 (86.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 75 (86.21%) Dapper ORM
2 75 (86.21%) Spring.NET
2 75 (86.21%) ASP.NET MVC
2 75 (86.21%) NHibernate
2 75 (86.21%) .NET Framework
2 75 (86.21%) jQuery
2 75 (86.21%) .NET
2 75 (86.21%) ASP.NET
2 75 (86.21%) CSS
2 75 (86.21%) MSMQ
3 29 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 22 (25.29%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (2.30%) Web Services
5 2 (2.30%) XML
5 2 (2.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Open Source
2 19 (21.84%) Blog
3 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (95.40%) E-Commerce
3 82 (94.25%) ERP
3 82 (94.25%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (88.51%) TDD
4 77 (88.51%) BDD
5 75 (86.21%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (86.21%) Pair Programming
5 75 (86.21%) MVC
5 75 (86.21%) Refactoring
6 53 (60.92%) OO
6 53 (60.92%) OOD
6 53 (60.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (43.68%) Migration
8 31 (35.63%) Test Scripting
8 31 (35.63%) Scrum
9 29 (33.33%) Test Strategy
10 19 (21.84%) Benchmarking
11 15 (17.24%) Unit Testing
12 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (95.40%) Ruby
2 77 (88.51%) C#
2 77 (88.51%) JavaScript
3 75 (86.21%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.30%) Python
4 2 (2.30%) Perl
4 2 (2.30%) C
4 2 (2.30%) SQL
4 2 (2.30%) Java
4 2 (2.30%) C++
5 1 (1.15%) PHP
5 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
1 2 (2.30%) ISEB
1 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (36.78%) QA
Vendors
1 75 (86.21%) RedPrairie
1 75 (86.21%) Endeca
2 53 (60.92%) Microsoft
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