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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 57 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.47% - 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.33% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -31.25%
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
79 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.24% 10.00% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 72 29 27
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% -22.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 March 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) HTML
1 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 39 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 39 (100.00%) IIS
1 39 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 39 (100.00%) CSS
1 39 (100.00%) OO
1 39 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 39 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 39 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 39 (100.00%) OOD
1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 39 (100.00%) Back Office
1 39 (100.00%) MVC
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (100.00%) TDD
1 39 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 39 (100.00%) NUnit
1 39 (100.00%) Retail
1 39 (100.00%) Ruby
1 39 (100.00%) Endeca
1 39 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 39 (100.00%) JIRA
1 39 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 39 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 39 (100.00%) Continuous Integration

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) IIS
1 39 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 39 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 39 (100.00%) RavenDB
2 13 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (100.00%) NUnit
1 39 (100.00%) JIRA
1 39 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 39 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 39 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 39 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 39 (100.00%) Moq
1 39 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 39 (100.00%) NCrunch
General
1 39 (100.00%) Back Office
1 39 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 31 (79.49%) Software Developer
3 18 (46.15%) .NET Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 10 (25.64%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (25.64%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Junior
7 4 (10.26%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) HTML
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 39 (100.00%) CSS
1 39 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 39 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 39 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 39 (100.00%) jQuery
1 39 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 39 (100.00%) StructureMap
1 39 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 39 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 39 (100.00%) Dapper ORM
2 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 13 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) OO
1 39 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 39 (100.00%) OOD
1 39 (100.00%) MVC
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (100.00%) TDD
1 39 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 39 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 39 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 39 (100.00%) BDD
2 26 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 26 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (66.67%) ERP
2 26 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 26 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (56.41%) Migration
4 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 13 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 39 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 39 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 39 (100.00%) Endeca
1 39 (100.00%) RedPrairie