Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WATIR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WATIR over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.047% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 - -
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% +25.71%

WATIR is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1195 1257 1374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.62% 14.91% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1080 1194
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,550 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing WATIR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in Berkshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for WATIR in Berkshire

WATIR
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £40,000 -
WATIR
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (100.00%) GWT
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (100.00%) ATDD
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Capybara
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (100.00%) Protractor

WATIR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Capybara
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (100.00%) Protractor
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (100.00%) GWT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ATDD
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Context-Driven Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian