The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank - 71 48
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.26% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.33% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £55,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Waterfall
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
242 302 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.67% 79.27% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 170 298 194
Average salary £46,750 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Bedford region.

Waterfall Salary Trend in Bedford

Waterfall
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Spring

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Testing Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA