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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 583 631 611
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -20
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 29 46 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.59% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 58
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £74,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +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
7539 7855 8201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.22% 17.76% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6676 6638 6932
Median salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 August 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 August 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 +61 7 £62,500 -10.71% 2
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 61 (98.39%) Selenium
2 55 (88.71%) Cucumber
3 52 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (82.26%) QA
5 48 (77.42%) Ruby
6 47 (75.81%) BDD
7 45 (72.58%) Test Automation
8 36 (58.06%) TDD
9 32 (51.61%) Jenkins
10 29 (46.77%) Java
11 25 (40.32%) JMeter
11 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (35.48%) Automation Testing
13 20 (32.26%) WebDriver
13 20 (32.26%) JIRA
14 19 (30.65%) Manual Testing
15 18 (29.03%) Git (software)
15 18 (29.03%) Capybara
16 17 (27.42%) Appium
16 17 (27.42%) Scrum
17 16 (25.81%) RSpec
17 16 (25.81%) ISTQB
18 15 (24.19%) Performance Testing
18 15 (24.19%) Finance
18 15 (24.19%) LoadRunner
18 15 (24.19%) Test Strategy
19 14 (22.58%) Calabash
19 14 (22.58%) E-Commerce
19 14 (22.58%) Kanban
20 13 (20.97%) ISEB

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 2 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
1 2 (3.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (98.39%) Selenium
2 55 (88.71%) Cucumber
3 32 (51.61%) Jenkins
4 25 (40.32%) JMeter
5 20 (32.26%) JIRA
5 20 (32.26%) WebDriver
6 18 (29.03%) Capybara
6 18 (29.03%) Git (software)
7 17 (27.42%) Appium
8 16 (25.81%) RSpec
9 15 (24.19%) LoadRunner
10 14 (22.58%) Calabash
11 13 (20.97%) SoapUI
12 9 (14.52%) Hudson
12 9 (14.52%) Robotium
13 8 (12.90%) Mercurial
14 7 (11.29%) HP UFT
15 5 (8.06%) SpecFlow
15 5 (8.06%) WatiN
16 4 (6.45%) Gatling
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Publishing
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Back Office
4 3 (4.84%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Test Engineer
2 16 (25.81%) QA Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Ruby Engineer
4 13 (20.97%) Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) Tester
6 9 (14.52%) QA Automation Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) QA Test Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Test Analyst
8 7 (11.29%) Automation Tester
8 7 (11.29%) QA Tester
9 6 (9.68%) Consultant
9 6 (9.68%) QA Analyst
9 6 (9.68%) Test Consultant
10 5 (8.06%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) QA Automation Tester
10 5 (8.06%) QA Manager
10 5 (8.06%) Senior QA Engineer
10 5 (8.06%) Senior Test Engineer
11 4 (6.45%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) Gherkin
2 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.45%) Node.js
3 4 (6.45%) Web Services
4 3 (4.84%) .NET
4 3 (4.84%) Ajax
4 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 3 (4.84%) HTML
4 3 (4.84%) REST
4 3 (4.84%) RESTful
4 3 (4.84%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (4.84%) XML
5 1 (1.61%) HTML5
5 1 (1.61%) JSON
5 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.68%) iPad
3 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.06%) Social Media
4 4 (6.45%) Fintech
5 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Android
1 8 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 7 (11.29%) Unix
3 6 (9.68%) Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Kali Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Windows
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (75.81%) BDD
3 45 (72.58%) Test Automation
4 36 (58.06%) TDD
5 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (35.48%) Automation Testing
7 19 (30.65%) Manual Testing
8 17 (27.42%) Scrum
9 15 (24.19%) Performance Testing
9 15 (24.19%) Test Strategy
10 14 (22.58%) E-Commerce
10 14 (22.58%) Kanban
11 13 (20.97%) QA Automation
11 13 (20.97%) User Stories
12 11 (17.74%) Automated Testing
13 10 (16.13%) Software Testing
13 10 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (14.52%) Defect Management
15 8 (12.90%) API Testing
15 8 (12.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) Ruby
2 29 (46.77%) Java
3 11 (17.74%) C#
3 11 (17.74%) Python
3 11 (17.74%) SQL
4 5 (8.06%) Perl
5 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.23%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.23%) C
7 2 (3.23%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) ISTQB
2 13 (20.97%) ISEB
3 11 (17.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (12.90%) Degree
5 5 (8.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (82.26%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) SDET
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Rally
1 5 (8.06%) SAP
2 2 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (1.61%) ATG
3 1 (1.61%) Endeca
3 1 (1.61%) hybris
3 1 (1.61%) Telerik
3 1 (1.61%) VMware
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