The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 609 573 591
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +18
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 53 38 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.084% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 0.52% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 81
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +37.50%
Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8548 7281 7923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.22% 16.02% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7060 6276 7025
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
WATIR
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 15 £54,000 +8.00% 1
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 72 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 69 (76.67%) Selenium
3 68 (75.56%) QA
4 60 (66.67%) Ruby
5 56 (62.22%) BDD
6 52 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (47.78%) Scrum
8 37 (41.11%) TDD
9 34 (37.78%) Automation Testing
9 34 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (36.67%) Test Automation
10 33 (36.67%) Java
10 33 (36.67%) Finance
11 32 (35.56%) Test Scripting
12 31 (34.44%) WebDriver
13 25 (27.78%) C#
13 25 (27.78%) SQL
14 23 (25.56%) Jenkins
15 22 (24.44%) Capybara
15 22 (24.44%) JavaScript
16 21 (23.33%) Hudson
17 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce
18 19 (21.11%) TeamCity
19 16 (17.78%) QuickTest Pro
19 16 (17.78%) Calabash
20 15 (16.67%) Open Source
20 15 (16.67%) .NET
21 14 (15.56%) Automated Testing
22 13 (14.44%) Software Engineering
22 13 (14.44%) JIRA

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (4.44%) Confluence
1 4 (4.44%) IIS
2 3 (3.33%) CMS
2 3 (3.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) Big Data
3 6 (6.67%) MySQL
4 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.44%) RavenDB
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 72 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 69 (76.67%) Selenium
3 31 (34.44%) WebDriver
4 23 (25.56%) Jenkins
5 22 (24.44%) Capybara
6 21 (23.33%) Hudson
7 19 (21.11%) TeamCity
8 16 (17.78%) QuickTest Pro
8 16 (17.78%) Calabash
9 13 (14.44%) JIRA
9 13 (14.44%) JUnit
10 11 (12.22%) JBehave
10 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
11 10 (11.11%) RSpec
12 8 (8.89%) SpecFlow
13 7 (7.78%) Bugzilla
14 6 (6.67%) JMeter
14 6 (6.67%) FitNesse
15 5 (5.56%) Maven
15 5 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 33 (36.67%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Retail
3 7 (7.78%) Back Office
3 7 (7.78%) Marketing
4 6 (6.67%) Banking
5 4 (4.44%) Games
6 3 (3.33%) Front Office
7 2 (2.22%) Law
8 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.67%) QA Engineer
2 22 (24.44%) Analyst
3 21 (23.33%) Tester
4 17 (18.89%) Automation Engineer
4 17 (18.89%) Developer
5 16 (17.78%) QA Analyst
6 13 (14.44%) QA Automation Engineer
7 11 (12.22%) Automation Analyst
8 10 (11.11%) Test Analyst
9 8 (8.89%) Automation Tester
9 8 (8.89%) Test Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) QA Manager
11 5 (5.56%) QA Tester
11 5 (5.56%) Technical Tester
11 5 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
11 5 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
12 4 (4.44%) Lead Software Developer
12 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
12 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
12 4 (4.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.67%) .NET
2 12 (13.33%) Gherkin
2 12 (13.33%) CSS
3 10 (11.11%) HTML
4 9 (10.00%) Web Services
4 9 (10.00%) J2EE
5 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
6 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.56%) Hibernate
8 5 (5.56%) Spring
8 5 (5.56%) SOAP
9 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (4.44%) Dapper ORM
9 4 (4.44%) StructureMap
9 4 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (4.44%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (4.44%) REST
9 4 (4.44%) Spring.NET
9 4 (4.44%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Open Source
2 10 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.56%) BBC
3 5 (5.56%) Online Gambling
3 5 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.11%) Online Games
5 1 (1.11%) W3C
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Linux
2 7 (7.78%) UNIX
3 5 (5.56%) Android
3 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.22%) Windows
5 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (62.22%) BDD
2 52 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (47.78%) Scrum
4 37 (41.11%) TDD
5 34 (37.78%) Automation Testing
5 34 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (36.67%) Test Automation
7 32 (35.56%) Test Scripting
8 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 14 (15.56%) Automated Testing
10 13 (14.44%) Software Engineering
10 13 (14.44%) User Stories
11 11 (12.22%) Manual Testing
12 10 (11.11%) OO
13 9 (10.00%) Kanban
14 8 (8.89%) MVC
15 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 5 (5.56%) Pair Programming
16 5 (5.56%) Software Testing
16 5 (5.56%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (66.67%) Ruby
2 33 (36.67%) Java
3 25 (27.78%) C#
3 25 (27.78%) SQL
4 22 (24.44%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.78%) Python
6 5 (5.56%) Perl
7 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.33%) VBScript
9 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.11%) C++
10 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) ISEB
3 5 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (75.56%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.11%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.44%) RedPrairie
2 4 (4.44%) Endeca
3 1 (1.11%) VMware
3 1 (1.11%) HP
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle
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