The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 97 108 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 33 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.60% 0.74% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.93% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 15
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £44,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% +7.22%
Waterfall
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1711 1502 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.86% 79.89% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1329 1065
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 £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Birmingham

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 104 (99.05%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.29%) Project Management
3 35 (33.33%) Scrum
3 35 (33.33%) Windows
4 34 (32.38%) .NET
5 30 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 30 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 28 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (24.76%) SharePoint
7 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
8 25 (23.81%) C#
8 25 (23.81%) Java
9 24 (22.86%) CRM
10 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
11 21 (20.00%) SQL
11 21 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET
13 18 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
13 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
13 18 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (16.19%) Migration
14 17 (16.19%) Linux
14 17 (16.19%) DevOps
14 17 (16.19%) VMware
14 17 (16.19%) Puppet
14 17 (16.19%) Vagrant
14 17 (16.19%) Opscode Chef
14 17 (16.19%) JIRA
14 17 (16.19%) Jenkins

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 26 (24.76%) SharePoint
2 15 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (13.33%) MS Project
2 5 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.19%) LDAP
1 17 (16.19%) HTTP
1 17 (16.19%) TCP/IP
1 17 (16.19%) SSL
1 17 (16.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
1 18 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (6.67%) Base SAS
2 7 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 7 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.90%) EDRMS
3 2 (1.90%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) JIRA
1 17 (16.19%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (12.38%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (39.05%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Project Manager
3 19 (18.10%) Architect
4 16 (15.24%) CRM Developer
5 15 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 15 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 15 (14.29%) Analyst
6 13 (12.38%) Senior Business Analyst
6 13 (12.38%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (10.48%) Senior Project Manager
7 11 (10.48%) Senior Manager
8 10 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (8.57%) Senior Architect
9 9 (8.57%) Business Architect
10 8 (7.62%) Applications Architect
10 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.71%) Software Manager
12 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
12 5 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
13 4 (3.81%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.38%) .NET
2 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 16 (15.24%) HTML
3 16 (15.24%) HTML5
4 15 (14.29%) Web Services
5 11 (10.48%) CSS
5 11 (10.48%) jQuery
6 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (7.62%) Ajax
6 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.81%) XML
8 3 (2.86%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (16.19%) Open Source
3 9 (8.57%) PMI
4 5 (4.76%) AS400
4 5 (4.76%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.33%) Windows
2 17 (16.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (99.05%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.29%) Project Management
3 35 (33.33%) Scrum
4 28 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (22.86%) CRM
6 18 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (16.19%) DevOps
7 17 (16.19%) Migration
8 16 (15.24%) Data Modelling
8 16 (15.24%) Use Case
8 16 (15.24%) Unit Testing
9 15 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 15 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 15 (14.29%) OOP
9 15 (14.29%) OO
10 13 (12.38%) UML
10 13 (12.38%) IDEF
10 13 (12.38%) Requirements Management
10 13 (12.38%) Logical Data Model
10 13 (12.38%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
2 25 (23.81%) C#
2 25 (23.81%) Java
3 21 (20.00%) SQL
4 12 (11.43%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 30 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (14.29%) ISEB
4 10 (9.52%) PMI Certification
5 9 (8.57%) MAPM
6 8 (7.62%) Degree
6 8 (7.62%) MCSD
7 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.95%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (16.19%) Puppet
1 17 (16.19%) Vagrant
1 17 (16.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.19%) VMware
3 13 (12.38%) Oracle
4 2 (1.90%) IBM