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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WatiN
UK
Rank 860 947 916
Rank change year-on-year +87 -31  
Permanent jobs citing WatiN 4 2 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.024% 0.011% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 29
Median salary £62,500 £42,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.80% -16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.00%  

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 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 7 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 March 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 +91 4 £62,500 +48.80%
London - 2 £62,500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £52,500 -

WatiN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 5 (50.00%) JMeter
3 5 (50.00%) WATIR
3 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy

WatiN
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) JMeter
2 5 (50.00%) WATIR
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft