Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 236 271
Rank change year-on-year +21 +35 +9
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.10% 0.074% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 0.37% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median annual salary - - £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary - - £50,000

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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1035 1086 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.97% 19.97% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 889 954 979
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (60.00%) G Suite
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
3 3 (60.00%) Appium
3 3 (60.00%) Slack
3 3 (60.00%) Buildbot
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Google

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) G Suite
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
1 3 (60.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Appium
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (60.00%) Buildbot
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (20.00%) WatiN
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) DSDM
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Avature