The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
England / London
Rank 551 596 607
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +11
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 37 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.067%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.71% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 22
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%

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
6576 7327 6520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.71% 18.01% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5634 6338 5419
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing WATIR as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

WATIR Salary Histogram in London

WATIR
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 6 £52,000 +4.00%
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 62 (91.18%) Selenium
2 56 (82.35%) Cucumber
2 56 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (79.41%) Ruby
4 45 (66.18%) BDD
5 37 (54.41%) SoapUI
6 35 (51.47%) Capybara
6 35 (51.47%) TDD
7 34 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 33 (48.53%) QA
9 31 (45.59%) Java
10 29 (42.65%) Appium
11 28 (41.18%) Git (software)
12 27 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (38.24%) Test Automation
13 26 (38.24%) JMeter
13 26 (38.24%) Scrum
14 25 (36.76%) Software Testing
15 23 (33.82%) Software Engineering
15 23 (33.82%) Test Management
16 21 (30.88%) WebDriver
17 20 (29.41%) JIRA
18 19 (27.94%) Linux
19 18 (26.47%) Automation Testing
20 17 (25.00%) C#
20 17 (25.00%) Retail
21 16 (23.53%) SQL
21 16 (23.53%) E-Commerce
21 16 (23.53%) Web Testing
21 16 (23.53%) Kanban

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.71%) Confluence
2 6 (8.82%) CMS
2 6 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (8.82%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) G Suite
1 12 (17.65%) Office 365
1 12 (17.65%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (91.18%) Selenium
2 56 (82.35%) Cucumber
3 37 (54.41%) SoapUI
4 35 (51.47%) Capybara
5 34 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 29 (42.65%) Appium
7 28 (41.18%) Git (software)
8 26 (38.24%) JMeter
9 21 (30.88%) WebDriver
10 20 (29.41%) JIRA
11 12 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (17.65%) Buildbot
11 12 (17.65%) Ranorex
12 10 (14.71%) Calabash
12 10 (14.71%) RSpec
13 7 (10.29%) LoadRunner
14 6 (8.82%) Gerrit
14 6 (8.82%) Mercurial
15 5 (7.35%) Fiddler
15 5 (7.35%) JIRA Agile
General
1 17 (25.00%) Retail
2 15 (22.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Tester
2 14 (20.59%) Automation Tester
3 13 (19.12%) Test Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) Consultant
4 12 (17.65%) Test Automation Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) Test Consultant
5 11 (16.18%) Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Developer in Test
5 11 (16.18%) QA Automation Tester
5 11 (16.18%) QA Tester
6 10 (14.71%) QA Leader
7 8 (11.76%) Test Automation Consultant
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Test Consultant
9 6 (8.82%) Ruby Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Senior Automation Tester
9 6 (8.82%) Senior QA Tester
9 6 (8.82%) Senior Tester
10 5 (7.35%) Ruby Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) HTML
1 11 (16.18%) XML
2 8 (11.76%) Gherkin
3 6 (8.82%) SOAP
4 5 (7.35%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (4.41%) .NET
5 3 (4.41%) Ajax
5 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (2.94%) RESTful
6 2 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.35%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (66.18%) BDD
3 35 (51.47%) TDD
4 27 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (38.24%) Scrum
5 26 (38.24%) Test Automation
6 25 (36.76%) Software Testing
7 23 (33.82%) Software Engineering
7 23 (33.82%) Test Management
8 18 (26.47%) Automation Testing
9 16 (23.53%) Defect Management
9 16 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 16 (23.53%) Kanban
9 16 (23.53%) Web Testing
10 15 (22.06%) QA Automation
11 14 (20.59%) Performance Testing
12 13 (19.12%) API Testing
12 13 (19.12%) Exploratory Testing
13 12 (17.65%) Manual Testing
13 12 (17.65%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (79.41%) Ruby
2 31 (45.59%) Java
3 17 (25.00%) C#
4 16 (23.53%) SQL
5 13 (19.12%) Python
6 12 (17.65%) C
6 12 (17.65%) C++
6 12 (17.65%) PHP
6 12 (17.65%) Scala
7 5 (7.35%) Apple Swift
7 5 (7.35%) Groovy
7 5 (7.35%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
1 9 (13.24%) ISTQB
1 9 (13.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (8.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (48.53%) QA
2 10 (14.71%) SDET
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Google
2 6 (8.82%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.41%) ATG
3 3 (4.41%) Demandware
3 3 (4.41%) hybris
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.94%) TOWER Software
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