The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 395 470 437
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -33
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 10 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.037% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 0.21% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +40.35%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%
WATIR
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2801 3773 3478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.35% 17.34% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2439 3300 2912
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing WATIR as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WATIR
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WATIR Salary Trend in the South East

WATIR
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +16 10 £40,000 +23.07%
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing WATIR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 16 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 16 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Telerik
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (93.75%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 10 (62.50%) Performance Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Load Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Test Planning
3 10 (62.50%) Validation
3 10 (62.50%) HP
3 10 (62.50%) JUnit
3 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 9 (56.25%) ITIL
4 9 (56.25%) SOA
4 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
4 9 (56.25%) System Integration Testing
4 9 (56.25%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 9 (56.25%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (56.25%) Integration Testing
4 9 (56.25%) JIRA
5 7 (43.75%) Business Transformation
6 6 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
6 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) ATM
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (62.50%) JUnit
3 9 (56.25%) JIRA
3 9 (56.25%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (37.50%) NUnit
4 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
4 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Integration Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Selenium Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Verification Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Load Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) Test Planning
2 10 (62.50%) Validation
3 9 (56.25%) Integration Testing
3 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
3 9 (56.25%) SOA
3 9 (56.25%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Business Transformation
5 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Telerik
2 10 (62.50%) HP