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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 612 597 590
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 28 54 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.63% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 47 24
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,800 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -30.90%
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
7143 8510 7375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.04% 17.24% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5957 7008 6357
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 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 +17 4 £70,000 +29.62% 1
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (75.93%) BDD
3 38 (70.37%) Selenium
4 36 (66.67%) Cucumber
5 34 (62.96%) TDD
6 32 (59.26%) Scrum
7 31 (57.41%) Ruby
8 26 (48.15%) QA
9 25 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (46.30%) Test Automation
10 21 (38.89%) WebDriver
11 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
12 19 (35.19%) Calabash
12 19 (35.19%) Finance
13 18 (33.33%) Capybara
13 18 (33.33%) Jenkins
14 17 (31.48%) Mobile App
14 17 (31.48%) Test Strategy
14 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
15 16 (29.63%) Kanban
16 15 (27.78%) Java
17 13 (24.07%) RAD
17 13 (24.07%) W3C
17 13 (24.07%) WCAG
17 13 (24.07%) RESTful
17 13 (24.07%) Blog
17 13 (24.07%) Gherkin
17 13 (24.07%) Waterfall
17 13 (24.07%) User Experience
18 12 (22.22%) SQL

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.70%) uiautomator
2 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) MySQL
1 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (70.37%) Selenium
2 36 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 21 (38.89%) WebDriver
4 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
5 19 (35.19%) Calabash
6 18 (33.33%) Capybara
6 18 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 9 (16.67%) SpecFlow
7 9 (16.67%) JIRA
8 8 (14.81%) RSpec
8 8 (14.81%) JBehave
8 8 (14.81%) JUnit
8 8 (14.81%) TeamCity
9 7 (12.96%) Hudson
9 7 (12.96%) Bugzilla
10 5 (9.26%) NUnit
10 5 (9.26%) JMeter
10 5 (9.26%) Subversion
11 4 (7.41%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (7.41%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Games
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Front Office
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Test Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) QA Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Tester
4 7 (12.96%) Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 5 (9.26%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Tester
8 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Agile Tester
9 1 (1.85%) QA Automation Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) RESTful
1 13 (24.07%) Gherkin
2 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 9 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (5.56%) XSLT
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (3.70%) SOAP
4 2 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.85%) .NET
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Mobile App
2 13 (24.07%) User Experience
2 13 (24.07%) W3C
2 13 (24.07%) Blog
3 11 (20.37%) Open Source
4 8 (14.81%) Online Gambling
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) UNIX
2 9 (16.67%) Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Android
4 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (75.93%) BDD
3 34 (62.96%) TDD
4 32 (59.26%) Scrum
5 25 (46.30%) Test Automation
5 25 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (31.48%) Test Strategy
6 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
7 16 (29.63%) Kanban
8 13 (24.07%) Waterfall
8 13 (24.07%) RAD
9 11 (20.37%) OO
9 11 (20.37%) Regression Testing
10 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
10 7 (12.96%) Automation Testing
11 6 (11.11%) Test Scripting
12 5 (9.26%) Automated Testing
12 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
13 4 (7.41%) OOP
13 4 (7.41%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) Ruby
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 12 (22.22%) SQL
4 11 (20.37%) C#
5 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.56%) PHP
6 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.70%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (48.15%) QA
2 13 (24.07%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle
1 1 (1.85%) VMware
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