The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 185 205 226
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +21
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 7 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.37% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.17% 2.45% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 1
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +44.73%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
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
597 693 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 16.37% 14.91% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 544 618 748
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing WATIR as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Reigate - 6 £45,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £42,500 -
WATIR
South East

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) NUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Telerik
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) SpecFlow
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) SilkTest
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) NUnit
2 6 (85.71%) SpecFlow
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) SilkTest
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Automation Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Telerik