The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 27 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 68 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.59% 2.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 52.71% 13.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
WATIR
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
129 76 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 31.46% 17.31% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 52 65 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

WATIR
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Portsmouth

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 87 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (97.70%) E-Commerce
2 85 (97.70%) ERP
2 85 (97.70%) Business Intelligence
2 85 (97.70%) Ruby
2 85 (97.70%) Cucumber
3 82 (94.25%) TDD
4 80 (91.95%) Pair Programming
4 80 (91.95%) NUnit
4 80 (91.95%) MVC
4 80 (91.95%) MSMQ
4 80 (91.95%) C#
4 80 (91.95%) HTML
4 80 (91.95%) JavaScript
4 80 (91.95%) VB.NET
4 80 (91.95%) .NET
4 80 (91.95%) SQL Server
4 80 (91.95%) IIS
4 80 (91.95%) ASP.NET
4 80 (91.95%) CSS
4 80 (91.95%) BDD
4 80 (91.95%) StructureMap
4 80 (91.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 80 (91.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 80 (91.95%) Confluence
4 80 (91.95%) Rhino Mocks
4 80 (91.95%) Moq
4 80 (91.95%) RedPrairie
4 80 (91.95%) Spring.NET
4 80 (91.95%) TeamCity

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 80 (91.95%) IIS
1 80 (91.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 45 (51.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (91.95%) SQL Server
1 80 (91.95%) RavenDB
2 27 (31.03%) Relational Database
2 27 (31.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (97.70%) Cucumber
2 80 (91.95%) NCrunch
2 80 (91.95%) NUnit
2 80 (91.95%) JIRA
2 80 (91.95%) ReSharper
2 80 (91.95%) TeamCity
2 80 (91.95%) Git (software)
2 80 (91.95%) Rhino Mocks
2 80 (91.95%) Moq
3 29 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 29 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 70 (80.46%) Retail
2 58 (66.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (66.67%) Developer
2 45 (51.72%) .NET Developer
3 27 (31.03%) QA Engineer
4 24 (27.59%) Software Developer
5 17 (19.54%) Junior
5 17 (19.54%) Junior Developer
5 17 (19.54%) Junior .NET Developer
5 17 (19.54%) Agile .NET Developer
6 15 (17.24%) Quality Engineer
7 11 (12.64%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (5.75%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (5.75%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (91.95%) HTML
1 80 (91.95%) .NET
1 80 (91.95%) ASP.NET
1 80 (91.95%) CSS
1 80 (91.95%) MSMQ
1 80 (91.95%) NHibernate
1 80 (91.95%) .NET Framework
1 80 (91.95%) jQuery
1 80 (91.95%) Spring.NET
1 80 (91.95%) ASP.NET MVC
1 80 (91.95%) StructureMap
1 80 (91.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 80 (91.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 80 (91.95%) Dapper ORM
2 27 (31.03%) Gherkin
3 22 (25.29%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (2.30%) RESTful
4 2 (2.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Open Source
2 17 (19.54%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (97.70%) E-Commerce
2 85 (97.70%) ERP
2 85 (97.70%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (94.25%) TDD
4 80 (91.95%) Pair Programming
4 80 (91.95%) MVC
4 80 (91.95%) Refactoring
4 80 (91.95%) Continuous Integration
4 80 (91.95%) BDD
5 58 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 58 (66.67%) OO
5 58 (66.67%) OOD
6 41 (47.13%) Migration
7 29 (33.33%) Scrum
7 29 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 27 (31.03%) Test Strategy
9 21 (24.14%) Mentoring
10 17 (19.54%) Unit Testing
10 17 (19.54%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 85 (97.70%) Ruby
2 80 (91.95%) C#
2 80 (91.95%) JavaScript
2 80 (91.95%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (31.03%) QA
Vendors
1 80 (91.95%) Endeca
1 80 (91.95%) RedPrairie
2 58 (66.67%) Microsoft
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