The first table below looks at the demand for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 45 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 4 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.33% 3.09% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.02% 16.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 0
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Development Applications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
57 68 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 19.00% 19.10% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 55 66 53
Average salary £40,150 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WATIR
Cambridgeshire

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

WATIR
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Peterborough

WATIR
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Sahi
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) F#
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Python

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Sahi
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA