Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 308 317
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 0 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.09% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 5
West Midlands median annual salary - £51,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.59% -11.92%
England median annual salary £80,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +45.45% +10.00% -4.76%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,259 1,934 1,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.83% 19.09% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,004 1,636 1,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,150 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,175 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing WATIR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in the West Midlands

WATIR
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for WATIR in the West Midlands