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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 27 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +7
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 70 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.90% 2.50% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 51.85% 13.89% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.33%
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
135 72 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.53% 18.00% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 55 63 26
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £28,000
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 19 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 97 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (97.94%) Ruby
2 95 (97.94%) E-Commerce
2 95 (97.94%) Cucumber
3 93 (95.88%) ERP
3 93 (95.88%) Business Intelligence
4 92 (94.85%) TDD
5 90 (92.78%) Pair Programming
5 90 (92.78%) NUnit
5 90 (92.78%) Endeca
5 90 (92.78%) NHibernate
5 90 (92.78%) .NET Framework
5 90 (92.78%) JIRA
5 90 (92.78%) ReSharper
5 90 (92.78%) Refactoring
5 90 (92.78%) jQuery
5 90 (92.78%) Spring.NET
5 90 (92.78%) TeamCity
5 90 (92.78%) Git (software)
5 90 (92.78%) Continuous Integration
5 90 (92.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (92.78%) MSMQ
5 90 (92.78%) C#
5 90 (92.78%) HTML
5 90 (92.78%) JavaScript
5 90 (92.78%) VB.NET
5 90 (92.78%) .NET
5 90 (92.78%) SQL Server
5 90 (92.78%) IIS
5 90 (92.78%) ASP.NET

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 90 (92.78%) IIS
1 90 (92.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 55 (56.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (92.78%) SQL Server
1 90 (92.78%) RavenDB
2 27 (27.84%) RDBMS
2 27 (27.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 95 (97.94%) Cucumber
2 90 (92.78%) NCrunch
2 90 (92.78%) NUnit
2 90 (92.78%) JIRA
2 90 (92.78%) ReSharper
2 90 (92.78%) TeamCity
2 90 (92.78%) Git (software)
2 90 (92.78%) Rhino Mocks
2 90 (92.78%) Moq
3 29 (29.90%) WebDriver
3 29 (29.90%) Selenium
General
1 80 (82.47%) Retail
2 68 (70.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (70.10%) Developer
2 55 (56.70%) .NET Developer
3 28 (28.87%) Software Developer
4 27 (27.84%) QA Engineer
5 20 (20.62%) Junior Developer
5 20 (20.62%) Junior .NET Developer
5 20 (20.62%) Agile .NET Developer
5 20 (20.62%) Junior
6 15 (15.46%) Quality Engineer
6 15 (15.46%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (9.28%) C# Developer
7 9 (9.28%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.06%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (2.06%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.06%) Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (92.78%) HTML
1 90 (92.78%) .NET
1 90 (92.78%) ASP.NET
1 90 (92.78%) CSS
1 90 (92.78%) MSMQ
1 90 (92.78%) NHibernate
1 90 (92.78%) .NET Framework
1 90 (92.78%) jQuery
1 90 (92.78%) Spring.NET
1 90 (92.78%) ASP.NET MVC
1 90 (92.78%) StructureMap
1 90 (92.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 90 (92.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 90 (92.78%) Dapper ORM
2 27 (27.84%) Gherkin
3 24 (24.74%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (2.06%) RESTful
4 2 (2.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.90%) Open Source
2 17 (17.53%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (97.94%) E-Commerce
3 93 (95.88%) ERP
3 93 (95.88%) Business Intelligence
4 92 (94.85%) TDD
5 90 (92.78%) Pair Programming
5 90 (92.78%) MVC
5 90 (92.78%) Refactoring
5 90 (92.78%) Continuous Integration
5 90 (92.78%) BDD
6 68 (70.10%) OO
6 68 (70.10%) OOD
7 66 (68.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 46 (47.42%) Migration
9 29 (29.90%) Scrum
9 29 (29.90%) Test Scripting
10 27 (27.84%) Test Strategy
11 23 (23.71%) Mentoring
12 21 (21.65%) Kalman Filter
12 21 (21.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 95 (97.94%) Ruby
2 90 (92.78%) C#
2 90 (92.78%) JavaScript
2 90 (92.78%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (29.90%) QA
Vendors
1 90 (92.78%) Endeca
1 90 (92.78%) RedPrairie
2 68 (70.10%) Microsoft
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