The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 242 249 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.035% 0.014% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.082% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +52.77%
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1164 1224 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.43% 17.71% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1130 864
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WATIR across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WATIR
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WATIR across the North West region.

WATIR Salary Trend in the North West

WATIR
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Merseyside - 2 - -
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 5 (100.00%) WinSCP
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 5 (100.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
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