The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 603 586 545
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -41
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 27 35 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.079% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.48% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 61
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -31.42%
WATIR
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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7059 7230 7386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.14% 16.22% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 5983 6458
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in London

WATIR
Salary Trend in London

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

WATIR Salary Trend in London

WATIR
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WATIR across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

WATIR Salary Histogram in London

WATIR
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London +6 3 £58,500 -13.33%
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 65 (94.20%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (85.51%) Cucumber
3 55 (79.71%) Ruby
3 55 (79.71%) BDD
4 47 (68.12%) TDD
5 45 (65.22%) Scrum
6 41 (59.42%) QA
7 38 (55.07%) Finance
8 35 (50.72%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (46.38%) Selenium
9 32 (46.38%) Capybara
10 31 (44.93%) SQL
10 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
11 30 (43.48%) WebDriver
12 28 (40.58%) Test Automation
13 25 (36.23%) TeamCity
13 25 (36.23%) RSpec
14 23 (33.33%) C#
14 23 (33.33%) Jenkins
15 22 (31.88%) Calabash
16 20 (28.99%) Automation Testing
17 19 (27.54%) Open Source
17 19 (27.54%) Gherkin
18 18 (26.09%) Regression Testing
19 17 (24.64%) UNIX
19 17 (24.64%) Linux
20 16 (23.19%) Java
20 16 (23.19%) MySQL
20 16 (23.19%) PostgreSQL
20 16 (23.19%) Online Gambling

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (13.04%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) uiautomator
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) MySQL
1 16 (23.19%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 59 (85.51%) Cucumber
2 32 (46.38%) Capybara
2 32 (46.38%) Selenium
3 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
4 30 (43.48%) WebDriver
5 25 (36.23%) RSpec
5 25 (36.23%) TeamCity
6 23 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 22 (31.88%) Calabash
8 15 (21.74%) JIRA
9 14 (20.29%) Bugzilla
9 14 (20.29%) Hudson
10 13 (18.84%) NUnit
11 10 (14.49%) Subversion
12 9 (13.04%) ReSharper
12 9 (13.04%) NDepend
12 9 (13.04%) Rhino Mocks
12 9 (13.04%) SpecFlow
13 8 (11.59%) JBehave
13 8 (11.59%) JUnit
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Publishing
2 9 (13.04%) Music Industry
3 6 (8.70%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Developer
2 20 (28.99%) QA Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Tester
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) QA Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.25%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Senior QA Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) BizTalk Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Senior QA Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) QA Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Mobile Tester
10 2 (2.90%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) Gherkin
2 14 (20.29%) RESTful
3 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (18.84%) .NET
3 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
4 10 (14.49%) Web Services
4 10 (14.49%) XML
4 10 (14.49%) NHibernate
4 10 (14.49%) REST
5 9 (13.04%) StructureMap
5 9 (13.04%) OpenRasta
5 9 (13.04%) Lucene
5 9 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (5.80%) XSLT
6 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.35%) J2EE
8 2 (2.90%) JSON
8 2 (2.90%) HTML
9 1 (1.45%) jQuery
9 1 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Open Source
2 16 (23.19%) Online Gambling
3 9 (13.04%) Blackberry
3 9 (13.04%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.80%) Blog
5 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) UNIX
1 17 (24.64%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Android
2 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (94.20%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (79.71%) BDD
3 47 (68.12%) TDD
4 45 (65.22%) Scrum
5 35 (50.72%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (40.58%) Test Automation
7 20 (28.99%) Automation Testing
8 18 (26.09%) Regression Testing
9 16 (23.19%) Manual Testing
10 14 (20.29%) User Stories
10 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
11 13 (18.84%) MVC
11 13 (18.84%) OO
11 13 (18.84%) Test Scripting
11 13 (18.84%) DevOps
12 12 (17.39%) Pair Programming
13 10 (14.49%) Refactoring
14 9 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
16 5 (7.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 55 (79.71%) Ruby
2 31 (44.93%) SQL
3 23 (33.33%) C#
4 16 (23.19%) Java
5 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.04%) C++
6 9 (13.04%) Python
7 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.35%) Scala
8 1 (1.45%) Groovy
8 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (59.42%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) HP
2 9 (13.04%) Sony
2 9 (13.04%) Toshiba
3 4 (5.80%) Google
3 4 (5.80%) Twitter
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Lotus
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
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