The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 109 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% 0.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.81% 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
WATIR
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
248 213 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.22% 12.54% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 216 179 167
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

WATIR
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Kidlington -4 2 £70,000 +33.33%
WATIR
South East

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) RDF
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Text Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JNDI
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (100.00%) Ontologies
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Text Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Principal Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JNDI
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (100.00%) Ontologies
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic Web
1 2 (100.00%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) RDF
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree