The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for WATIR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 - 179
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.038% - 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.90% -4.54%  

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

Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 627 702 528
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 24.12% 21.23% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 550 573 451
Median salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing WATIR as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in Leeds

WATIR
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for WATIR in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (100.00%) WatiN
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

WATIR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (100.00%) WatiN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby