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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 368 424 448
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +24
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 78 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.062% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.28% 0.45% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £34,250 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £38,800 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £55,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
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
3428 2876 3265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.62% 13.64% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2791 2504 2856
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WATIR across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WATIR across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

WATIR Salary Histogram in the South East

WATIR
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +49 72 £34,250 -31.50% 2
Sussex - 6 - -
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 109 (97.32%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (92.86%) E-Commerce
2 104 (92.86%) Ruby
2 104 (92.86%) Cucumber
3 101 (90.18%) ERP
3 101 (90.18%) Business Intelligence
4 96 (85.71%) HTML
4 96 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 96 (85.71%) TDD
5 94 (83.93%) MVC
5 94 (83.93%) C#
5 94 (83.93%) BDD
5 94 (83.93%) Git (software)
5 94 (83.93%) Continuous Integration
6 92 (82.14%) Endeca
6 92 (82.14%) NHibernate
6 92 (82.14%) jQuery
6 92 (82.14%) .NET Framework
6 92 (82.14%) JIRA
6 92 (82.14%) ReSharper
6 92 (82.14%) Refactoring
6 92 (82.14%) Spring.NET
6 92 (82.14%) TeamCity
6 92 (82.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 92 (82.14%) Confluence
6 92 (82.14%) Rhino Mocks
6 92 (82.14%) Moq
6 92 (82.14%) StructureMap
6 92 (82.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 92 (82.14%) RavenDB

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 92 (82.14%) IIS
1 92 (82.14%) Confluence
2 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.79%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 57 (50.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.54%) GitHub
2 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) HTTP
2 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (82.14%) SQL Server
1 92 (82.14%) RavenDB
2 33 (29.46%) RDBMS
2 33 (29.46%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (1.79%) Triplestore
4 2 (1.79%) Text Mining
4 2 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.79%) HBase
4 2 (1.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 104 (92.86%) Cucumber
2 94 (83.93%) Git (software)
3 92 (82.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 92 (82.14%) Moq
3 92 (82.14%) JIRA
3 92 (82.14%) ReSharper
3 92 (82.14%) NUnit
3 92 (82.14%) TeamCity
3 92 (82.14%) NCrunch
4 42 (37.50%) Selenium
5 36 (32.14%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.79%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.79%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.79%) Subversion
6 2 (1.79%) Maven
6 2 (1.79%) SilkTest
6 2 (1.79%) Ant
6 2 (1.79%) JUnit
6 2 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 82 (73.21%) Retail
2 70 (62.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 70 (62.50%) Developer
2 55 (49.11%) .NET Developer
3 34 (30.36%) QA Engineer
4 30 (26.79%) Software Developer
5 22 (19.64%) Quality Engineer
6 20 (17.86%) Junior Developer
6 20 (17.86%) Agile .NET Developer
6 20 (17.86%) Junior
6 20 (17.86%) Junior .NET Developer
7 15 (13.39%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (8.04%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (8.04%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (1.79%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (1.79%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (1.79%) Senior Developer
10 2 (1.79%) Technical Support
10 2 (1.79%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (85.71%) HTML
2 92 (82.14%) .NET
2 92 (82.14%) ASP.NET
2 92 (82.14%) CSS
2 92 (82.14%) MSMQ
2 92 (82.14%) NHibernate
2 92 (82.14%) .NET Framework
2 92 (82.14%) jQuery
2 92 (82.14%) Spring.NET
2 92 (82.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 92 (82.14%) StructureMap
2 92 (82.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 92 (82.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 92 (82.14%) Dapper ORM
3 33 (29.46%) Gherkin
4 24 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (3.57%) Web Services
5 4 (3.57%) XML
6 2 (1.79%) Spring
6 2 (1.79%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 35 (31.25%) Open Source
2 23 (20.54%) Blog
3 2 (1.79%) Semantic Web
3 2 (1.79%) Taxonomies
3 2 (1.79%) Ontologies
3 2 (1.79%) Linked Data
4 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (97.32%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (92.86%) E-Commerce
3 101 (90.18%) ERP
3 101 (90.18%) Business Intelligence
4 96 (85.71%) TDD
5 94 (83.93%) MVC
5 94 (83.93%) Continuous Integration
5 94 (83.93%) BDD
6 92 (82.14%) Refactoring
6 92 (82.14%) Pair Programming
7 70 (62.50%) OOD
7 70 (62.50%) OO
8 68 (60.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 48 (42.86%) Migration
10 35 (31.25%) Scrum
10 35 (31.25%) Test Scripting
11 33 (29.46%) Test Strategy
12 29 (25.89%) Mentoring
13 25 (22.32%) Software Engineering
14 23 (20.54%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 104 (92.86%) Ruby
2 96 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 94 (83.93%) C#
4 92 (82.14%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.36%) SQL
6 4 (3.57%) C++
6 4 (3.57%) Java
7 2 (1.79%) Perl
7 2 (1.79%) Python
7 2 (1.79%) XQuery
7 2 (1.79%) C
7 2 (1.79%) XPath
7 2 (1.79%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (33.93%) QA
Vendors
1 92 (82.14%) Endeca
1 92 (82.14%) RedPrairie
2 70 (62.50%) Microsoft
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