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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 582 565 582
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 44 80 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.16% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 0.94% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 70 20
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,575 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,050 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
7529 8489 6769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.08% 17.38% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6343 7275 5851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 +22 12 £70,000 +27.27% 2
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (76.39%) Cucumber
3 51 (70.83%) Selenium
4 48 (66.67%) BDD
5 40 (55.56%) Test Automation
6 38 (52.78%) Ruby
7 37 (51.39%) QA
8 34 (47.22%) WebDriver
9 32 (44.44%) OO
10 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
11 30 (41.67%) TDD
12 28 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (37.50%) Jenkins
14 22 (30.56%) Test Strategy
14 22 (30.56%) C#
15 21 (29.17%) Open Source
16 20 (27.78%) Subversion
16 20 (27.78%) Scrum
17 18 (25.00%) Finance
17 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
18 17 (23.61%) JBehave
18 17 (23.61%) Java
19 16 (22.22%) RESTful
19 16 (22.22%) Kanban
20 15 (20.83%) SpecFlow
20 15 (20.83%) XML
21 14 (19.44%) Mobile App
22 13 (18.06%) User Stories
22 13 (18.06%) User Experience
22 13 (18.06%) TeamCity

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 6 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (1.39%) uiautomator
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (76.39%) Cucumber
2 51 (70.83%) Selenium
3 34 (47.22%) WebDriver
4 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
5 27 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 20 (27.78%) Subversion
7 17 (23.61%) JBehave
8 15 (20.83%) SpecFlow
9 13 (18.06%) JIRA
9 13 (18.06%) TeamCity
10 12 (16.67%) JMeter
10 12 (16.67%) Capybara
10 12 (16.67%) Calabash
11 10 (13.89%) JUnit
12 9 (12.50%) FitNesse
12 9 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (12.50%) Hudson
13 8 (11.11%) ClearQuest
13 8 (11.11%) Bugzilla
13 8 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Games
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Test Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Analyst
2 18 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 16 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
4 15 (20.83%) QA Engineer
5 14 (19.44%) Tester
6 12 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 11 (15.28%) Automation Tester
7 11 (15.28%) QA Tester
8 9 (12.50%) Test Analyst
8 9 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
8 9 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
9 8 (11.11%) Developer
10 6 (8.33%) Agile Tester
10 6 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
11 4 (5.56%) QA Leader
12 3 (4.17%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 3 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
13 2 (2.78%) Senior Tester
13 2 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) RESTful
2 15 (20.83%) XML
3 12 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 11 (15.28%) REST
4 11 (15.28%) SOAP
5 9 (12.50%) Web Services
6 6 (8.33%) .NET
6 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.39%) HTML
7 1 (1.39%) Sensu
7 1 (1.39%) JSON
7 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Mobile App
2 13 (18.06%) User Experience
3 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (15.28%) W3C
3 11 (15.28%) Blog
4 2 (2.78%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.39%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Android
2 6 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.56%) UNIX
4 3 (4.17%) Linux
5 2 (2.78%) Windows
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (66.67%) BDD
3 40 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 32 (44.44%) OO
5 30 (41.67%) TDD
6 28 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (30.56%) Test Strategy
8 21 (29.17%) Open Source
9 20 (27.78%) Scrum
10 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 16 (22.22%) Kanban
12 13 (18.06%) Performance Testing
12 13 (18.06%) User Stories
13 12 (16.67%) SDLC
13 12 (16.67%) OOP
14 11 (15.28%) RAD
14 11 (15.28%) Software Testing
14 11 (15.28%) Automated Testing
14 11 (15.28%) Waterfall
15 9 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.78%) Ruby
2 22 (30.56%) C#
3 17 (23.61%) Java
4 9 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (4.17%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.39%) Groovy
7 1 (1.39%) Scala
7 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) ISEB
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (51.39%) QA
2 11 (15.28%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (1.39%) IBM
2 1 (1.39%) VMware
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