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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 598 631 634
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 30 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.52% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 66
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £35,875
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
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
7635 7532 8778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.37% 16.86% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6709 6337 7504
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +44 5 £62,500 -10.71%
Chiswick - 1 - -
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 71 (95.95%) Cucumber
2 70 (94.59%) Ruby
3 69 (93.24%) QA
4 68 (91.89%) Selenium
5 57 (77.03%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (74.32%) Test Automation
6 55 (74.32%) BDD
7 42 (56.76%) Jenkins
7 42 (56.76%) Java
8 37 (50.00%) JMeter
9 35 (47.30%) TDD
10 32 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (43.24%) WebDriver
10 32 (43.24%) JIRA
11 29 (39.19%) Manual Testing
11 29 (39.19%) Appium
12 25 (33.78%) E-Commerce
13 24 (32.43%) Gherkin
14 22 (29.73%) Git (software)
15 20 (27.03%) Test Scripting
15 20 (27.03%) ISEB
15 20 (27.03%) ISTQB
16 19 (25.68%) Automated Testing
16 19 (25.68%) Automation Testing
17 17 (22.97%) RSpec
17 17 (22.97%) User Stories
18 16 (21.62%) SDLC
19 15 (20.27%) API Testing
20 14 (18.92%) iPad
20 14 (18.92%) Capybara

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Internet
Development Applications
1 71 (95.95%) Cucumber
2 68 (91.89%) Selenium
3 42 (56.76%) Jenkins
4 37 (50.00%) JMeter
5 32 (43.24%) JIRA
5 32 (43.24%) WebDriver
6 29 (39.19%) Appium
7 22 (29.73%) Git (software)
8 17 (22.97%) RSpec
9 14 (18.92%) Capybara
9 14 (18.92%) Mercurial
10 13 (17.57%) SoapUI
11 12 (16.22%) Calabash
12 9 (12.16%) LoadRunner
13 8 (10.81%) Gerrit
13 8 (10.81%) IntelliJ
13 8 (10.81%) Paros
13 8 (10.81%) RubyMine
14 7 (9.46%) Robotium
15 6 (8.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Publishing
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Back Office
3 3 (4.05%) Front Office
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Analyst
2 23 (31.08%) Test Analyst
3 19 (25.68%) QA Engineer
4 18 (24.32%) QA Analyst
5 16 (21.62%) Test Engineer
6 15 (20.27%) QA Test Analyst
7 14 (18.92%) Ruby Engineer
7 14 (18.92%) Tester
8 12 (16.22%) Automation Tester
8 12 (16.22%) QA Automation Engineer
9 11 (14.86%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (13.51%) QA Test Engineer
10 10 (13.51%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 9 (12.16%) Ruby Automation Tester
12 8 (10.81%) QA Tester
13 7 (9.46%) Senior QA Engineer
14 6 (8.11%) Automation Test Analyst
14 6 (8.11%) QA Automation Tester
14 6 (8.11%) Selenium Tester
14 6 (8.11%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) Gherkin
2 11 (14.86%) Web Services
3 10 (13.51%) REST
4 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.41%) Node.js
5 3 (4.05%) RESTful
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.35%) HTML
7 1 (1.35%) HTML5
7 1 (1.35%) JSON
7 1 (1.35%) SOAP
7 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) iPad
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.76%) Digital Media
4 5 (6.76%) Social Media
5 4 (5.41%) Fintech
6 3 (4.05%) Grid Computing
6 3 (4.05%) User Experience
7 1 (1.35%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Android
1 11 (14.86%) Apple iOS
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 8 (10.81%) Kali Linux
3 7 (9.46%) Unix
4 6 (8.11%) Windows
5 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (77.03%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (74.32%) BDD
2 55 (74.32%) Test Automation
3 35 (47.30%) TDD
4 32 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (39.19%) Manual Testing
6 25 (33.78%) E-Commerce
7 20 (27.03%) Test Scripting
8 19 (25.68%) Automated Testing
8 19 (25.68%) Automation Testing
9 17 (22.97%) User Stories
10 16 (21.62%) SDLC
11 15 (20.27%) API Testing
12 14 (18.92%) OWASP
12 14 (18.92%) Performance Testing
13 13 (17.57%) Test Strategy
14 12 (16.22%) Defect Management
14 12 (16.22%) Scrum
14 12 (16.22%) Security Testing
15 11 (14.86%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 70 (94.59%) Ruby
2 42 (56.76%) Java
3 12 (16.22%) Python
4 11 (14.86%) SQL
5 9 (12.16%) C#
6 6 (8.11%) Perl
7 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) ISEB
1 20 (27.03%) ISTQB
2 14 (18.92%) Degree
2 14 (18.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (8.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (93.24%) QA
2 7 (9.46%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (8.11%) Rally
1 6 (8.11%) SAP
2 4 (5.41%) ATG
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.35%) Endeca
5 1 (1.35%) hybris
5 1 (1.35%) Telerik
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