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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 603 596 533
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -63
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 25 41 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.089% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.56% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 82
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -31.42%
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
7326 7312 7394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.04% 15.85% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6166 6114 6490
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 28 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 28 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 +19 3 £58,500 -13.33%
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 86 (94.51%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (82.42%) Cucumber
3 72 (79.12%) BDD
4 64 (70.33%) Ruby
5 63 (69.23%) TDD
6 53 (58.24%) Scrum
7 50 (54.95%) QA
8 49 (53.85%) Finance
9 46 (50.55%) Selenium
9 46 (50.55%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (45.05%) SQL
11 37 (40.66%) WebDriver
12 36 (39.56%) Git (software)
13 35 (38.46%) Test Automation
14 34 (37.36%) C#
15 33 (36.26%) Capybara
16 31 (34.07%) TeamCity
17 30 (32.97%) Jenkins
18 26 (28.57%) Automation Testing
18 26 (28.57%) Java
19 25 (27.47%) RSpec
19 25 (27.47%) Manual Testing
20 23 (25.27%) Test Scripting
20 23 (25.27%) Open Source
20 23 (25.27%) Hudson
21 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
22 19 (20.88%) MVC
22 19 (20.88%) JIRA
22 19 (20.88%) User Stories
22 19 (20.88%) Gherkin

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (13.19%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.10%) uiautomator
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) GitHub
2 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) MySQL
1 16 (17.58%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.20%) HBase
4 2 (2.20%) Big Data
4 2 (2.20%) Triplestore
4 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.20%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 75 (82.42%) Cucumber
2 46 (50.55%) Selenium
3 37 (40.66%) WebDriver
4 36 (39.56%) Git (software)
5 33 (36.26%) Capybara
6 31 (34.07%) TeamCity
7 30 (32.97%) Jenkins
8 25 (27.47%) RSpec
9 23 (25.27%) Hudson
10 19 (20.88%) Calabash
10 19 (20.88%) JIRA
11 18 (19.78%) Subversion
11 18 (19.78%) Bugzilla
12 15 (16.48%) JUnit
13 14 (15.38%) NUnit
13 14 (15.38%) JBehave
14 12 (13.19%) SpecFlow
15 10 (10.99%) NDepend
15 10 (10.99%) Rhino Mocks
15 10 (10.99%) ReSharper
General
1 49 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Retail
3 10 (10.99%) Music Industry
3 10 (10.99%) Publishing
4 4 (4.40%) Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Billing
6 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Front Office
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Developer
2 23 (25.27%) QA Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Tester
6 9 (9.89%) QA Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Test Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.49%) QA Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Test Consultant
10 4 (4.40%) Automation Tester
10 4 (4.40%) Automation Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Consultant
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Tester
10 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.30%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.88%) Gherkin
2 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET
2 18 (19.78%) .NET
3 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (17.58%) RESTful
5 13 (14.29%) REST
5 13 (14.29%) Web Services
6 11 (12.09%) NHibernate
7 10 (10.99%) Lucene
7 10 (10.99%) XML
7 10 (10.99%) StructureMap
7 10 (10.99%) OpenRasta
7 10 (10.99%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (8.79%) J2EE
9 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.30%) DOM
10 3 (3.30%) CSS
10 3 (3.30%) SOAP
10 3 (3.30%) Ajax
10 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Open Source
2 16 (17.58%) Online Gambling
3 10 (10.99%) Digital Media
3 10 (10.99%) Blackberry
4 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.40%) Blog
7 2 (2.20%) Taxonomies
7 2 (2.20%) Ontologies
7 2 (2.20%) Linked Data
7 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.20%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) UNIX
2 16 (17.58%) Linux
3 2 (2.20%) Android
3 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (94.51%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (79.12%) BDD
3 63 (69.23%) TDD
4 53 (58.24%) Scrum
5 46 (50.55%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (38.46%) Test Automation
7 26 (28.57%) Automation Testing
8 25 (27.47%) Manual Testing
9 23 (25.27%) Test Scripting
10 19 (20.88%) MVC
10 19 (20.88%) User Stories
11 17 (18.68%) Regression Testing
12 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
12 15 (16.48%) DevOps
13 14 (15.38%) OO
13 14 (15.38%) E-Commerce
14 11 (12.09%) Refactoring
15 10 (10.99%) Use Case
15 10 (10.99%) Pair Programming
15 10 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 64 (70.33%) Ruby
2 41 (45.05%) SQL
3 34 (37.36%) C#
4 26 (28.57%) Java
5 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
6 11 (12.09%) Python
7 10 (10.99%) C++
8 4 (4.40%) Scala
9 2 (2.20%) XPath
9 2 (2.20%) Groovy
9 2 (2.20%) SPARQL
9 2 (2.20%) XQuery
10 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Degree
2 10 (10.99%) ISEB
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (54.95%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) HP
2 10 (10.99%) Sony
2 10 (10.99%) Toshiba
3 6 (6.59%) IBM
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.40%) Google
5 4 (4.40%) Twitter
6 1 (1.10%) Lotus
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago