The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WatiN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WatiN over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WatiN
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 889 915 951
Rank change year-on-year +26 +36  
Permanent jobs citing WatiN 1 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.017% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.005% 0.095% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 27
Median salary - £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -15.00%  

WatiN 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18661 17814 18380
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.93% 18.09% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15369 15448 15425
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

WatiN
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WatiN in the UK

WatiN
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WatiN in the UK

WatiN
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatiN within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing WatiN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WatiN.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) WATIR
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing

WatiN
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) WATIR
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA