The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 71 84
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13  
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 6 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.96% 1.90% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.84% 6.52% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,250 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,750 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 124 184 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 19.78% 29.11% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 239 289 173
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in Warwickshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for WATIR in Warwickshire

WATIR
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Warwick +11 6 £50,000 -13.04%
WATIR
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) JUnit
1 14 (100.00%) JBoss
1 14 (100.00%) DSDM
1 14 (100.00%) JMS
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
1 14 (100.00%) Workflow
1 14 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
1 14 (100.00%) Billing
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
1 14 (100.00%) Java EE
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
1 14 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 14 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 14 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
1 14 (100.00%) RSpec
1 14 (100.00%) JBehave
1 14 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 14 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 14 (100.00%) Hudson

WATIR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 14 (100.00%) JBoss
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 14 (100.00%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
1 14 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 14 (100.00%) Hudson
1 14 (100.00%) JBehave
1 14 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 14 (100.00%) JUnit
1 14 (100.00%) RSpec
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 14 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 14 (100.00%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) HornetQ
1 14 (100.00%) Java EE
1 14 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 14 (100.00%) JMS
1 14 (100.00%) RESTEasy
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 14 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 14 (100.00%) DSDM
1 14 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 14 (100.00%) Microservices
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
1 14 (100.00%) Single Customer View
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
1 14 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
1 14 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 14 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle