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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 587 575 571
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 41 78 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.16% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.92% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38 67 34
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,900 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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
7762 8507 6945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.49% 17.59% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6512 7244 5933
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 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 29 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 29 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 +18 13 £62,500 +13.63% 2
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 60 (84.51%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (83.10%) Cucumber
3 46 (64.79%) BDD
3 46 (64.79%) Selenium
4 43 (60.56%) Test Automation
5 41 (57.75%) Ruby
6 37 (52.11%) WebDriver
7 36 (50.70%) QA
8 35 (49.30%) OO
9 30 (42.25%) Git (software)
10 28 (39.44%) TDD
11 27 (38.03%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (38.03%) Jenkins
12 23 (32.39%) Subversion
13 22 (30.99%) C#
14 20 (28.17%) Open Source
15 18 (25.35%) Scrum
15 18 (25.35%) Test Strategy
16 17 (23.94%) JBehave
16 17 (23.94%) Finance
16 17 (23.94%) User Stories
17 16 (22.54%) Java
17 16 (22.54%) XML
17 16 (22.54%) OOP
17 16 (22.54%) TeamCity
18 15 (21.13%) RESTful
19 14 (19.72%) SOAP
19 14 (19.72%) SpecFlow
19 14 (19.72%) REST
19 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 7 (9.86%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.23%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) Wireless
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (83.10%) Cucumber
2 46 (64.79%) Selenium
3 37 (52.11%) WebDriver
4 30 (42.25%) Git (software)
5 27 (38.03%) Jenkins
6 23 (32.39%) Subversion
7 17 (23.94%) JBehave
8 16 (22.54%) TeamCity
9 14 (19.72%) JIRA
9 14 (19.72%) SpecFlow
10 12 (16.90%) JMeter
11 10 (14.08%) FitNesse
11 10 (14.08%) Hudson
12 9 (12.68%) Calabash
12 9 (12.68%) Capybara
12 9 (12.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (11.27%) ClearQuest
13 8 (11.27%) Bugzilla
13 8 (11.27%) JUnit
13 8 (11.27%) NUnit
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Games
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
2 1 (1.41%) Front Office
2 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Analyst
2 19 (26.76%) Test Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) QA Analyst
3 18 (25.35%) QA Engineer
3 18 (25.35%) Automation Engineer
4 15 (21.13%) Tester
5 14 (19.72%) Automation Tester
6 13 (18.31%) Test Analyst
6 13 (18.31%) QA Tester
7 12 (16.90%) QA Test Analyst
7 12 (16.90%) Agile Test Analyst
7 12 (16.90%) Test Automation Engineer
8 11 (15.49%) Developer
9 9 (12.68%) Agile Tester
10 7 (9.86%) BizTalk Developer
11 4 (5.63%) QA Leader
12 3 (4.23%) AWS Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 3 (4.23%) Senior Test Engineer
13 2 (2.82%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) XML
2 15 (21.13%) RESTful
3 14 (19.72%) REST
3 14 (19.72%) SOAP
4 10 (14.08%) Gherkin
5 9 (12.68%) Web Services
6 7 (9.86%) .NET
6 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
6 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.41%) Sensu
7 1 (1.41%) HTML
7 1 (1.41%) JSON
7 1 (1.41%) XSLT
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.08%) User Experience
3 9 (12.68%) Mobile App
4 8 (11.27%) W3C
4 8 (11.27%) Blog
5 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.41%) Derivative
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Android
2 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (84.51%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (64.79%) BDD
3 43 (60.56%) Test Automation
4 35 (49.30%) OO
5 28 (39.44%) TDD
6 27 (38.03%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (28.17%) Open Source
8 18 (25.35%) Test Strategy
8 18 (25.35%) Scrum
9 17 (23.94%) User Stories
10 16 (22.54%) OOP
11 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
12 13 (18.31%) Performance Testing
12 13 (18.31%) Kanban
13 10 (14.08%) Software Testing
13 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
14 9 (12.68%) Automated Testing
14 9 (12.68%) Test Scripting
14 9 (12.68%) SDLC
15 8 (11.27%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) Ruby
2 22 (30.99%) C#
3 16 (22.54%) Java
4 10 (14.08%) SQL
5 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.82%) PHP
5 2 (2.82%) Scala
6 1 (1.41%) Clojure
6 1 (1.41%) Go
6 1 (1.41%) Groovy
6 1 (1.41%) VBScript
6 1 (1.41%) Python
6 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) ISEB
2 4 (5.63%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (50.70%) QA
2 8 (11.27%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
1 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle
2 1 (1.41%) IBM
2 1 (1.41%) Calypso
2 1 (1.41%) VMware
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DigitasLBi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago