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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
England / South East
Rank 376 450 455
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +5
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 9 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.061% 0.005% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.029% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -4.54%

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
2724 3401 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.49% 17.86% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 3090 3049
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 2017. 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 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 - 9 £40,000 -
WATIR
England

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) JUnit
2 17 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 17 (94.44%) Test Planning
3 16 (88.89%) Integration Testing
4 14 (77.78%) Telerik
4 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
5 13 (72.22%) Functional Testing
5 13 (72.22%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (72.22%) Validation
5 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (72.22%) Performance Testing
5 13 (72.22%) Load Testing
5 13 (72.22%) Web Services
5 13 (72.22%) HP
5 13 (72.22%) HP UFT
5 13 (72.22%) Regression Testing
6 12 (66.67%) Service Delivery
6 12 (66.67%) ITIL
6 12 (66.67%) SOA
6 12 (66.67%) JIRA
6 12 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
6 12 (66.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 12 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
7 10 (55.56%) Business Transformation
8 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (50.00%) ATM
9 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) SaaS

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 13 (72.22%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (94.44%) JUnit
3 13 (72.22%) HP UFT
4 12 (66.67%) JIRA
4 12 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (16.67%) Robot Framework
5 3 (16.67%) TestRail
6 2 (11.11%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Integration Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Test Engineer
3 10 (55.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 8 (44.44%) Verification Engineer
5 7 (38.89%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (38.89%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 7 (38.89%) Systems Test Engineer
6 6 (33.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 6 (33.33%) Senior Verification Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Test Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (94.44%) Test Planning
2 16 (88.89%) Integration Testing
3 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
4 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (72.22%) Functional Testing
4 13 (72.22%) Load Testing
4 13 (72.22%) Performance Testing
4 13 (72.22%) Regression Testing
4 13 (72.22%) Validation
5 12 (66.67%) ITIL
5 12 (66.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 12 (66.67%) Service Delivery
5 12 (66.67%) SOA
5 12 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
6 10 (55.56%) Business Transformation
7 4 (22.22%) ERP
8 1 (5.56%) OO
8 1 (5.56%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Telerik
2 13 (72.22%) HP