The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - 146 139
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.046% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.26% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 14
Median salary - £32,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -45.83%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
WATIR
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
434 391 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.20% 17.85% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 379 348 316
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (50.00%) TypeScript

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (50.00%) Protractor
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
1 2 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware