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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 610 579 530
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -49
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 23 42 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.091% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.58% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 85
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £36,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -28.00%
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
7221 7297 7128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.96% 15.84% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6079 6109 6237
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +26 3 £58,500 -13.33%
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 89 (93.68%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (82.11%) Cucumber
3 75 (78.95%) BDD
4 65 (68.42%) Ruby
5 64 (67.37%) TDD
6 54 (56.84%) Scrum
7 53 (55.79%) QA
8 50 (52.63%) Finance
9 48 (50.53%) Selenium
10 45 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (44.21%) SQL
12 40 (42.11%) WebDriver
13 36 (37.89%) C#
14 35 (36.84%) Git (software)
14 35 (36.84%) Test Automation
15 32 (33.68%) TeamCity
15 32 (33.68%) Capybara
16 31 (32.63%) Jenkins
17 29 (30.53%) Automation Testing
18 28 (29.47%) Manual Testing
19 26 (27.37%) Java
20 25 (26.32%) Test Scripting
20 25 (26.32%) RSpec
21 24 (25.26%) Open Source
22 23 (24.21%) Hudson
23 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
24 20 (21.05%) .NET
24 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET
24 20 (21.05%) MVC
24 20 (21.05%) Subversion

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 12 (12.63%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.68%) GitHub
2 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.84%) MySQL
1 16 (16.84%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.11%) HBase
4 2 (2.11%) Big Data
4 2 (2.11%) Triplestore
4 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.11%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.11%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 78 (82.11%) Cucumber
2 48 (50.53%) Selenium
3 40 (42.11%) WebDriver
4 35 (36.84%) Git (software)
5 32 (33.68%) Capybara
5 32 (33.68%) TeamCity
6 31 (32.63%) Jenkins
7 25 (26.32%) RSpec
8 23 (24.21%) Hudson
9 20 (21.05%) Subversion
10 19 (20.00%) JIRA
10 19 (20.00%) Calabash
11 18 (18.95%) Bugzilla
12 15 (15.79%) JUnit
12 15 (15.79%) JBehave
13 14 (14.74%) NUnit
14 12 (12.63%) SpecFlow
15 10 (10.53%) NDepend
15 10 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
15 10 (10.53%) ReSharper
General
1 50 (52.63%) Finance
2 14 (14.74%) Retail
3 10 (10.53%) Music Industry
3 10 (10.53%) Publishing
4 5 (5.26%) Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
6 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Front Office
6 1 (1.05%) Back Office
6 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (38.95%) Developer
2 23 (24.21%) QA Engineer
3 18 (18.95%) Analyst
4 15 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) Tester
6 10 (10.53%) QA Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Test Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Senior Tester
9 5 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Consultant
9 5 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Automation Tester
9 5 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Test Consultant
9 5 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET
1 20 (21.05%) .NET
1 20 (21.05%) Gherkin
2 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (17.89%) RESTful
4 15 (15.79%) Web Services
5 14 (14.74%) REST
6 11 (11.58%) NHibernate
7 10 (10.53%) Lucene
7 10 (10.53%) XML
7 10 (10.53%) StructureMap
7 10 (10.53%) OpenRasta
7 10 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (9.47%) J2EE
9 5 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.21%) DOM
10 4 (4.21%) CSS
10 4 (4.21%) Ajax
11 3 (3.16%) SOAP
11 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) Open Source
2 16 (16.84%) Online Gambling
3 10 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 10 (10.53%) Blackberry
4 9 (9.47%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.21%) Blog
7 2 (2.11%) Taxonomies
7 2 (2.11%) Ontologies
7 2 (2.11%) Linked Data
7 2 (2.11%) Semantic Web
7 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) UNIX
1 16 (16.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.05%) Android
2 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (93.68%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (78.95%) BDD
3 64 (67.37%) TDD
4 54 (56.84%) Scrum
5 45 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (36.84%) Test Automation
7 29 (30.53%) Automation Testing
8 28 (29.47%) Manual Testing
9 25 (26.32%) Test Scripting
10 20 (21.05%) User Stories
10 20 (21.05%) MVC
11 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
11 16 (16.84%) Regression Testing
12 15 (15.79%) OO
12 15 (15.79%) DevOps
13 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
14 11 (11.58%) Use Case
15 10 (10.53%) Refactoring
15 10 (10.53%) Pair Programming
15 10 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 65 (68.42%) Ruby
2 42 (44.21%) SQL
3 36 (37.89%) C#
4 26 (27.37%) Java
5 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.58%) Python
7 10 (10.53%) C++
8 4 (4.21%) Scala
9 2 (2.11%) XQuery
9 2 (2.11%) XPath
9 2 (2.11%) Groovy
9 2 (2.11%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.05%) Ada
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
2 11 (11.58%) ISEB
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.05%) MCTS
3 1 (1.05%) MCSD
3 1 (1.05%) MCSE
3 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (55.79%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) Section 508
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) HP
2 10 (10.53%) Sony
2 10 (10.53%) Toshiba
3 7 (7.37%) IBM
4 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.21%) Google
5 4 (4.21%) Twitter
6 1 (1.05%) Lotus
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago