The table below looks at the statistics for WatiN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatiN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatiN
Rank 856 884 858
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Permanent jobs citing WatiN 36 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.011% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.066% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 26
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £40,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17377 18136 16257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 16.20% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14595 14832 13860
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

WatiN
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatiN within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WatiN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WatiN
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatiN within the UK.

WatiN Salary Trend in the UK

WatiN
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatiN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

WatiN Salary Histogram in the UK

WatiN
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatiN within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +29 29 £50,000 -4.76%
Surrey - 23 £55,000 -
South East - 23 £55,000 -
Guildford - 12 £50,000 -
Scotland - 7 - -
Glasgow - 6 - -
North West - 3 £38,000 -
Manchester - 3 £38,000 -
Salford - 3 £38,000 -
East of England - 2 £27,500 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £27,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £27,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £27,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

WatiN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WatiN 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 WatiN.

1 64 (96.97%) Selenium
2 56 (84.85%) QA
3 52 (78.79%) Automated Testing
4 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (59.09%) Java
5 39 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 38 (57.58%) Scrum
7 31 (46.97%) C#
7 31 (46.97%) Test Automation
8 29 (43.94%) FitNesse
9 28 (42.42%) XML
10 27 (40.91%) .NET
11 26 (39.39%) SQL
12 24 (36.36%) JIRA
13 23 (34.85%) Project Management
14 22 (33.33%) PL/SQL
15 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
15 17 (25.76%) Finance
16 16 (24.24%) Degree
16 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
16 16 (24.24%) Test Scripting
16 16 (24.24%) Regression Testing
16 16 (24.24%) Workflow
16 16 (24.24%) Telerik
16 16 (24.24%) HND
17 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
17 14 (21.21%) Cucumber
18 11 (16.67%) MVC
18 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
19 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce

WatiN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WatiN 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 WatiN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.09%) Big Data
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 64 (96.97%) Selenium
2 29 (43.94%) FitNesse
3 24 (36.36%) JIRA
4 14 (21.21%) Cucumber
5 10 (15.15%) NUnit
6 9 (13.64%) Visual Studio
6 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
7 8 (12.12%) WebDriver
7 8 (12.12%) Calabash
8 7 (10.61%) TeamCity
8 7 (10.61%) GitLab
8 7 (10.61%) SoapUI
8 7 (10.61%) MSBuild
8 7 (10.61%) JMeter
8 7 (10.61%) Subversion
9 6 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (9.09%) SpecFlow
10 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
10 2 (3.03%) Moq
10 2 (3.03%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Tester
2 17 (25.76%) Software Tester
3 16 (24.24%) QA Tester
4 15 (22.73%) Selenium Tester
5 12 (18.18%) Developer
6 11 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 11 (16.67%) Automation Tester
7 10 (15.15%) Lead Tester
8 7 (10.61%) Automated Tester
9 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) Test Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) Junior
9 6 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Junior Test Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Junior Software Tester
11 2 (3.03%) Junior Tester
12 1 (1.52%) .NET Web Developer
12 1 (1.52%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) XML
2 27 (40.91%) .NET
3 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (12.12%) Web Services
4 8 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (12.12%) jQuery
4 8 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (10.61%) LINQ to SQL
5 7 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (10.61%) HTML5
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (10.61%) HTML
5 7 (10.61%) LINQ
5 7 (10.61%) .NET Framework
5 7 (10.61%) CSS
5 7 (10.61%) SOAP
6 6 (9.09%) XSD
6 6 (9.09%) XSLT
6 6 (9.09%) JSON
6 6 (9.09%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Android
1 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (78.79%) Automated Testing
2 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 38 (57.58%) Scrum
5 31 (46.97%) Test Automation
6 23 (34.85%) Project Management
7 16 (24.24%) Regression Testing
7 16 (24.24%) Workflow
7 16 (24.24%) Test Scripting
8 11 (16.67%) MVC
9 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.12%) TDD
10 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.12%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (12.12%) Kanban
11 7 (10.61%) ETL
12 6 (9.09%) Data Analytics
12 6 (9.09%) Analytics
13 5 (7.58%) Manual Testing
13 5 (7.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) Java
2 31 (46.97%) C#
3 26 (39.39%) SQL
4 22 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.03%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.52%) Python
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
8 1 (1.52%) Perl
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) HND
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (84.85%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) Telerik
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 7 (10.61%) Informatica
3 7 (10.61%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) Compuware
4 1 (1.52%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) Empirix