The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 108 98 118
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 8 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 1.07% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.38% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 11
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Waterfall
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1493 1236 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.10% 77.64% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1070 1262
Average salary £41,500 £41,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Cambridge

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Project Management
3 10 (41.67%) MS Project
4 8 (33.33%) Validation
4 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (29.17%) SAP
5 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (25.00%) Java
6 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) PKI
7 5 (20.83%) Information Security
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (20.83%) Open Source
7 5 (20.83%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
7 5 (20.83%) Aerospace
7 5 (20.83%) Wireless
7 5 (20.83%) CA
7 5 (20.83%) SAP BI
7 5 (20.83%) CISSP
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (20.83%) SAP BW
7 5 (20.83%) C
7 5 (20.83%) C#
7 5 (20.83%) C++

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Wireless
2 3 (12.50%) Bluetooth
2 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.17%) TETRA
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SAP Data Services
1 5 (20.83%) SAP BI
1 5 (20.83%) SAP BW
1 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (20.83%) Aerospace
4 3 (12.50%) Electronics
5 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Security Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) SAP PI
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.83%) PKI
3 5 (20.83%) Open Source
3 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.50%) Firmware
5 2 (8.33%) PMI
5 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
6 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Solaris
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Validation
3 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.50%) Use Case
8 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) RAD
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Content Management
8 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) C
2 5 (20.83%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) C++
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (12.50%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) CISSP
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) ISEB
4 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) SAP
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) CA
3 5 (20.83%) Cognos
3 5 (20.83%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) webMethods