The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 199 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.062% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -30.90%
WATIR
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
815 759 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.96% 15.58% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 753 706 644
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WATIR across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WATIR
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Surrey

WATIR
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
Egham - 9 £55,000 - 1
WATIR
South East

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Ruby
2 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (83.33%) Automation Testing
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) RSpec
3 9 (75.00%) RubyGems
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) UNIX
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) HTTP
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) SilkTest
5 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Java EE
6 1 (8.33%) Maven
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
6 1 (8.33%) Cucumber

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (75.00%) RSpec
3 9 (75.00%) RubyGems
4 2 (16.67%) SilkTest
4 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Scrum
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 10 (83.33%) Automation Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
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