The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - - 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% -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 Portsmouth with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 63 41 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 20.19% 15.89% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 59 41 57
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

WATIR
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for WATIR in Portsmouth