The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 70 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 19 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.77% 0.87% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.03% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 8
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £54,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Waterfall
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
896 871 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.58% 84.56% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 678 794 809
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Waterfall
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +5 10 £42,500 +13.33%
Bedford +21 2 - -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £40,000 -
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Java
3 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (28.00%) Finance
4 14 (28.00%) SQL
5 13 (26.00%) J2EE
6 12 (24.00%) Project Management
6 12 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (22.00%) Spring
8 10 (20.00%) Scrum
9 9 (18.00%) Change Management
9 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
9 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (16.00%) Oracle
10 8 (16.00%) .NET
10 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
10 8 (16.00%) QA
11 7 (14.00%) Retail
11 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (12.00%) C#
12 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
12 6 (12.00%) MS Visio
12 6 (12.00%) ISEB
12 6 (12.00%) Agresso
13 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
13 5 (10.00%) NUnit
13 5 (10.00%) Banking
13 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (10.00%) MS Project

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.00%) MS Project
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Agresso
2 4 (8.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (4.00%) Maximo
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) NUnit
2 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 10 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
3 10 (20.00%) Software Manager
4 9 (18.00%) Developer
5 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Project Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Project Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) QA Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Testing Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) J2EE
2 11 (22.00%) Spring
3 8 (16.00%) .NET
4 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.00%) Middleware
6 2 (4.00%) WCF
6 2 (4.00%) XML
6 2 (4.00%) XSLT
6 2 (4.00%) CSS
7 1 (2.00%) JDBC
7 1 (2.00%) Servlets
7 1 (2.00%) Struts
7 1 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.00%) JMS
7 1 (2.00%) EJB
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.00%) JSON
7 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) PMI
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (24.00%) Project Management
3 12 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (20.00%) Scrum
5 9 (18.00%) Change Management
5 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) MVC
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Test Management
8 3 (6.00%) System Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) Java
2 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) C++
4 3 (6.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) ISEB
2 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) Wall Street Systems
3 4 (8.00%) Cognos
4 3 (6.00%) hybris
4 3 (6.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) webMethods
6 1 (2.00%) Open Text
6 1 (2.00%) Endeca
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian