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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.056% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 717 706 761
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.23% 17.89% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 609 616 608
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 23 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
Leeds - 2 - -
WATIR
Yorkshire

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

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) WatiN
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Slack
3 1 (33.33%) Buildbot
3 1 (33.33%) G Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

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 1 (33.33%) G Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Slack
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) WatiN
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Buildbot
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google