Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 255 266
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -82
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 3 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.047% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.58% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Hampshire median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% +33.33% -17.81%
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% +50.68%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1184 1380 1614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.71% 20.17% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1215 1382
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £61,550 £60,000 £61,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in Hampshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for WATIR in Hampshire

WATIR
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WATIR in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WATIR in Hampshire

WATIR
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Fareham +1 2 £65,000 +62.50%
Havant - 1 £25,000 -
WATIR
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Telerik
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Capybara
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

WATIR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
3 1 (33.33%) Capybara
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Test Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Telerik