The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 441 426 440
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 6 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.025% 0.053% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.39% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-30.90% +37.50%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3622 3063 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.89% 13.41% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3049 2621 3277
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 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
WATIR
England

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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 4 £38,000 -
Hampshire -10 2 £28,500 -43.00% 1
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) SilkTest
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (14.29%) Perl

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
3 4 (57.14%) SilkTest
4 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
4 1 (14.29%) NUnit
4 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
4 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (14.29%) Moq
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) eggPlant
4 1 (14.29%) NCrunch
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
3 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Spring.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) StructureMap
3 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Endeca
1 1 (14.29%) RedPrairie
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