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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 578 584 554
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 29 54 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.74% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 49 31
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,300 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £41,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
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
6560 7331 6996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.89% 17.05% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5435 5973 6017
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -9 3 £60,000 -
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 48 (90.57%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (77.36%) Scrum
3 40 (75.47%) BDD
4 34 (64.15%) Cucumber
4 34 (64.15%) TDD
5 33 (62.26%) Ruby
6 32 (60.38%) QA
7 30 (56.60%) Selenium
8 28 (52.83%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (49.06%) Finance
10 24 (45.28%) Capybara
11 23 (43.40%) Test Automation
12 21 (39.62%) WebDriver
13 19 (35.85%) Calabash
13 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
14 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
14 16 (30.19%) SQL
15 15 (28.30%) UNIX
15 15 (28.30%) Regression Testing
15 15 (28.30%) Mobile App
16 14 (26.42%) Test Strategy
16 14 (26.42%) Kanban
16 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
17 13 (24.53%) Linux
17 13 (24.53%) Java
17 13 (24.53%) Gherkin
18 12 (22.64%) Automation Testing
18 12 (22.64%) RSpec
18 12 (22.64%) Online Gambling
18 12 (22.64%) MySQL

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (3.77%) uiautomator
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) MySQL
1 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (64.15%) Cucumber
2 30 (56.60%) Selenium
3 24 (45.28%) Capybara
4 21 (39.62%) WebDriver
5 19 (35.85%) Calabash
5 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
6 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
7 12 (22.64%) RSpec
8 11 (20.75%) TeamCity
9 10 (18.87%) JIRA
10 8 (15.09%) Hudson
10 8 (15.09%) Bugzilla
11 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
11 6 (11.32%) JUnit
12 4 (7.55%) Appium
13 3 (5.66%) NUnit
13 3 (5.66%) JMeter
13 3 (5.66%) JBehave
13 3 (5.66%) Jasmine
13 3 (5.66%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Front Office
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Test Engineer
1 15 (28.30%) QA Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Tester
3 7 (13.21%) Automation Tester
4 5 (9.43%) Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Tester
7 2 (3.77%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) QA Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.89%) QA Leader
8 1 (1.89%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) Gherkin
2 10 (18.87%) RESTful
3 7 (13.21%) Web Services
4 6 (11.32%) XML
5 3 (5.66%) HTML
5 3 (5.66%) XSLT
5 3 (5.66%) JSON
6 1 (1.89%) SOAP
6 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Mobile App
2 12 (22.64%) Online Gambling
3 11 (20.75%) W3C
3 11 (20.75%) Blog
3 11 (20.75%) User Experience
4 9 (16.98%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) UNIX
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) Android
4 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (90.57%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (77.36%) Scrum
3 40 (75.47%) BDD
4 34 (64.15%) TDD
5 28 (52.83%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (43.40%) Test Automation
7 15 (28.30%) Regression Testing
8 14 (26.42%) Test Strategy
8 14 (26.42%) Kanban
8 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
9 12 (22.64%) Automation Testing
10 11 (20.75%) RAD
10 11 (20.75%) Waterfall
11 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
12 6 (11.32%) Manual Testing
12 6 (11.32%) User Stories
13 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
14 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
14 4 (7.55%) Security Testing
14 4 (7.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Ruby
2 16 (30.19%) SQL
3 13 (24.53%) Java
4 7 (13.21%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) VBScript
7 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (60.38%) QA
2 11 (20.75%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle
1 1 (1.89%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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