The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.31% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.86% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +23.52%
WATIR
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
71 74 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.27% 20.44% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 45 62 31
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WATIR
Salary Trend in Watford

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

WATIR Salary Trend in Watford

WATIR
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) JBehave
1 8 (100.00%) Open Source
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 8 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Calabash

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) JBehave
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Calabash
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby