Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
England > South East
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 391 498 543
Rank change year-on-year +107 +45 -2
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 6 17 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.039% 0.065% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 10
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% -5.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,186 5,609 6,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.46% 21.44% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,697 4,669 5,765
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WATIR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in the South East

WATIR
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WATIR in the South East.

Salary trend for WATIR in the South East

WATIR
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the South East region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
Surrey +59 6 £52,500 +5.00%
WATIR
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT jobs citing WATIR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) System Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 6 (100.00%) TestRail
1 6 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 6 (100.00%) Sprint Retrospective
1 6 (100.00%) Sprint Planning

WATIR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (100.00%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Sprint Planning
1 6 (100.00%) Sprint Retrospective
1 6 (100.00%) System Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby