The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 2.56%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £39,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+41.02% -29.09%
WATIR
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 30 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 13.09% 9.68% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 50
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,850 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Sahi
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Sahi
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA