Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 274 316
Rank change year-on-year +17 +42 -1
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.073% 0.052% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.27% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median annual salary - - £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary - - £50,000

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1313 1500 1658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.25% 19.50% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 1345 1306
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in West Yorkshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WATIR in West Yorkshire

WATIR
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leeds +19 5 - - 1
WATIR
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (60.00%) G Suite
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
3 3 (60.00%) Appium
3 3 (60.00%) Slack
3 3 (60.00%) Buildbot
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Google

WATIR
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (60.00%) G Suite
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
1 3 (60.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Appium
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (60.00%) Buildbot
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (20.00%) WatiN
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) DSDM
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Avature