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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 553 617 641
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +24
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 37 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.61% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 25
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
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
6992 7821 7291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.61% 18.09% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6021 6670 6146
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +27 8 £47,000 -8.29% 2
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 64 (92.75%) Selenium
2 56 (81.16%) Cucumber
3 55 (79.71%) Ruby
3 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (63.77%) BDD
5 39 (56.52%) QA
6 35 (50.72%) Capybara
7 33 (47.83%) SoapUI
7 33 (47.83%) TDD
8 32 (46.38%) Test Automation
8 32 (46.38%) Jenkins
9 31 (44.93%) Java
10 27 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (37.68%) Git (software)
11 26 (37.68%) Appium
12 25 (36.23%) JIRA
13 24 (34.78%) JMeter
14 23 (33.33%) Software Testing
14 23 (33.33%) WebDriver
15 22 (31.88%) Test Management
15 22 (31.88%) Scrum
16 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
16 19 (27.54%) Linux
17 17 (24.64%) Defect Management
18 16 (23.19%) QA Automation
18 16 (23.19%) Web Testing
19 15 (21.74%) Performance Testing
19 15 (21.74%) E-Commerce
19 15 (21.74%) C#
19 15 (21.74%) SQL

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 10 (14.49%) Confluence
2 6 (8.70%) CMS
2 6 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (8.70%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) G Suite
1 8 (11.59%) Office 365
1 8 (11.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 64 (92.75%) Selenium
2 56 (81.16%) Cucumber
3 35 (50.72%) Capybara
4 33 (47.83%) SoapUI
5 32 (46.38%) Jenkins
6 26 (37.68%) Appium
6 26 (37.68%) Git (software)
7 25 (36.23%) JIRA
8 24 (34.78%) JMeter
9 23 (33.33%) WebDriver
10 15 (21.74%) Calabash
11 13 (18.84%) RSpec
12 9 (13.04%) LoadRunner
13 8 (11.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (11.59%) Buildbot
13 8 (11.59%) Ranorex
14 5 (7.25%) Fiddler
14 5 (7.25%) JIRA Agile
14 5 (7.25%) Mercurial
14 5 (7.25%) TestRail
General
1 13 (18.84%) Retail
2 12 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Publishing
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Test Automation Engineer
1 17 (24.64%) Test Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Tester
3 14 (20.29%) Automation Tester
4 12 (17.39%) Ruby Engineer
5 11 (15.94%) QA Automation Tester
5 11 (15.94%) QA Tester
6 10 (14.49%) Consultant
6 10 (14.49%) QA Leader
6 10 (14.49%) Test Consultant
7 8 (11.59%) Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Developer in Test
7 8 (11.59%) Test Automation Consultant
8 7 (10.14%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (10.14%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
8 7 (10.14%) Senior Test Consultant
9 6 (8.70%) QA Manager
9 6 (8.70%) Senior Automation Tester
9 6 (8.70%) Senior QA Tester
9 6 (8.70%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) HTML
1 11 (15.94%) XML
2 8 (11.59%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (8.70%) Gherkin
3 6 (8.70%) SOAP
4 4 (5.80%) .NET
4 4 (5.80%) Ajax
4 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.35%) Node.js
5 3 (4.35%) RESTful
5 3 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.25%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (63.77%) BDD
3 33 (47.83%) TDD
4 32 (46.38%) Test Automation
5 27 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 22 (31.88%) Scrum
7 22 (31.88%) Test Management
8 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
9 17 (24.64%) Defect Management
10 16 (23.19%) QA Automation
10 16 (23.19%) Web Testing
11 15 (21.74%) E-Commerce
11 15 (21.74%) Performance Testing
12 14 (20.29%) Automation Testing
13 13 (18.84%) Kanban
14 12 (17.39%) API Testing
14 12 (17.39%) Exploratory Testing
15 11 (15.94%) Analytics
15 11 (15.94%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 55 (79.71%) Ruby
2 31 (44.93%) Java
3 15 (21.74%) C#
3 15 (21.74%) SQL
4 14 (20.29%) Python
5 8 (11.59%) C
5 8 (11.59%) C++
5 8 (11.59%) PHP
5 8 (11.59%) Scala
6 5 (7.25%) Apple Swift
6 5 (7.25%) Groovy
6 5 (7.25%) Objective-C
7 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) ISTQB
1 9 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (11.59%) Degree
3 5 (7.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (56.52%) QA
2 10 (14.49%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Google
2 6 (8.70%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.35%) ATG
3 3 (4.35%) Demandware
3 3 (4.35%) hybris
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) SAP
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