Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 327 366
Rank change year-on-year +24 +39 +18
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.070% 0.037% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.19% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median annual salary - - £50,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,173 2,138 2,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.73% 19.95% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,897 1,866 2,050
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in Yorkshire

WATIR
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WATIR in Yorkshire

WATIR
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +22 7 - - 2
South Yorkshire - 6 - -
WATIR
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing WATIR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Scala
2 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) SoapUI
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Appium
2 6 (85.71%) Gatling
2 6 (85.71%) Buildbot
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Ranorex
2 6 (85.71%) NeoLoad
2 6 (85.71%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) WebLOAD
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Kanban
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) Legal
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD

WATIR
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Appium
2 6 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (85.71%) Buildbot
2 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) Gatling
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) NeoLoad
2 6 (85.71%) Ranorex
2 6 (85.71%) SoapUI
2 6 (85.71%) WebLOAD
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Legal
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Java Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Automation Test Lead
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer in Test
1 6 (85.71%) Java Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer in Test
1 6 (85.71%) Lead Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Lead Java Developer
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Test Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) DSDM
2 6 (85.71%) Kanban
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Avature