The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 90 105 85
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 30 11 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.67% 0.70% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.86% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 31
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £56,250 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Waterfall
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1523 1284 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.75% 81.52% 83.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 960 1240
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Cheshire

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Waterfall
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Cheshire 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
Warrington - 9 £42,500 - 1
Macclesfield -15 4 £52,500 +23.52%
Crewe +13 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Knutsford -4 3 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Runcorn -5 3 £47,500 -29.62%
Chester +14 2 £51,000 +92.45%
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 68 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (55.56%) Finance
3 22 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (30.56%) PRINCE2
4 21 (29.17%) Java
4 21 (29.17%) Project Management
5 18 (25.00%) SQL
6 15 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (19.44%) J2EE
7 14 (19.44%) ISEB
8 13 (18.06%) .NET
9 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 12 (16.67%) Web Services
9 12 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 11 (15.28%) Software Testing
10 11 (15.28%) Retail
10 11 (15.28%) Regression Testing
10 11 (15.28%) UML
10 11 (15.28%) Performance Testing
10 11 (15.28%) Manual Testing
10 11 (15.28%) System Testing
10 11 (15.28%) ISTQB
10 11 (15.28%) Integration Testing
10 11 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (13.89%) PMI Certification
12 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 9 (12.50%) Scrum
12 9 (12.50%) Stress Testing
12 9 (12.50%) Banking

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (6.94%) CICS
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Project
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.39%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Wireless
2 2 (2.78%) Extranet
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) DB2
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.56%) DTS
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 40 (55.56%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Retail
3 9 (12.50%) Banking
4 5 (6.94%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.17%) Electronics
5 3 (4.17%) Billing
6 2 (2.78%) Marketing
7 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
2 19 (26.39%) Project Manager
3 11 (15.28%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Designer
5 7 (9.72%) Software Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Development Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Developer
6 6 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Software Development Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) J2EE
2 13 (18.06%) .NET
3 12 (16.67%) Web Services
4 7 (9.72%) JSP
4 7 (9.72%) Servlets
4 7 (9.72%) EJB
5 5 (6.94%) CSS
5 5 (6.94%) HTML
6 4 (5.56%) WinForms
6 4 (5.56%) .NET Remoting
6 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.56%) WCF
6 4 (5.56%) LINQ
6 4 (5.56%) HTML5
6 4 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (4.17%) CSS3
7 3 (4.17%) PhoneGap
7 3 (4.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) PMI
3 5 (6.94%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.56%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) VUI
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) IVR
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (30.56%) PRINCE2
3 21 (29.17%) Project Management
4 15 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 11 (15.28%) Software Testing
6 11 (15.28%) Regression Testing
6 11 (15.28%) UML
6 11 (15.28%) Performance Testing
6 11 (15.28%) Manual Testing
6 11 (15.28%) System Testing
6 11 (15.28%) Integration Testing
7 9 (12.50%) Stress Testing
7 9 (12.50%) Scrum
8 7 (9.72%) OO
9 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.94%) Release Management
10 5 (6.94%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) Java
2 18 (25.00%) SQL
3 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.94%) C#
4 5 (6.94%) COBOL
5 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.56%) VB
6 3 (4.17%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.17%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.17%) C
6 3 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) ISEB
2 11 (15.28%) ISTQB
3 10 (13.89%) PMI Certification
4 8 (11.11%) Degree
5 3 (4.17%) HNC
5 3 (4.17%) HND
5 3 (4.17%) PMP
6 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) CBAP
7 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) SLA
3 3 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.39%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.39%) Sage
3 1 (1.39%) Telerik
3 1 (1.39%) Northgate
3 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
Knutsford, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £22,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago