The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - 188 149
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.027% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.20% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
WATIR
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
562 510 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.86% 13.77% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 440 393 347
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WATIR
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Leeds