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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 86 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 30 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 0.62% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 0.77% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 20
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £56,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1490 1298 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.04% 80.97% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 984 1522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Crewe +23 8 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Warrington +13 7 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Macclesfield -10 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Runcorn - 2 £47,500 -
Chester - 2 £51,000 -
Knutsford +3 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 86 (96.63%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (60.67%) Finance
3 28 (31.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (30.34%) Java
5 25 (28.09%) J2EE
6 23 (25.84%) SQL
7 22 (24.72%) DB2
8 21 (23.60%) PRINCE2
9 20 (22.47%) CICS
9 20 (22.47%) COBOL
10 19 (21.35%) Mainframe
10 19 (21.35%) Banking
11 18 (20.22%) Web Services
11 18 (20.22%) UML
12 17 (19.10%) Project Management
12 17 (19.10%) Retail
13 15 (16.85%) .NET
13 15 (16.85%) Risk Analysis
14 12 (13.48%) Business Analysis
15 11 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (11.24%) Unit Testing
16 10 (11.24%) ISEB
16 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
16 10 (11.24%) OO
16 10 (11.24%) Windows
17 9 (10.11%) C#
17 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
17 9 (10.11%) Financial Institution
17 9 (10.11%) Scrum
17 9 (10.11%) Risk Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 20 (22.47%) CICS
2 4 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Project
2 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.12%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Wireless
2 5 (5.62%) FTP
2 5 (5.62%) HTTP
3 2 (2.25%) Extranet
4 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) DB2
2 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.99%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.49%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 54 (60.67%) Finance
2 19 (21.35%) Banking
3 17 (19.10%) Retail
4 9 (10.11%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.37%) Billing
6 2 (2.25%) Electronics
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Project Manager
2 18 (20.22%) Analyst
2 18 (20.22%) Designer
3 14 (15.73%) Architect
4 12 (13.48%) Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Test Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Applications Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Solutions Designer
7 6 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Development Manager
7 6 (6.74%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Software Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Software Development Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Integration Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Service Manager
10 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Applications Support
11 2 (2.25%) Senior Business Analyst
11 2 (2.25%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.09%) J2EE
2 18 (20.22%) Web Services
3 15 (16.85%) .NET
4 8 (8.99%) WinForms
4 8 (8.99%) WCF
4 8 (8.99%) LINQ
4 8 (8.99%) .NET Remoting
4 8 (8.99%) .NET Framework
4 8 (8.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (5.62%) CSS
5 5 (5.62%) HTML
5 5 (5.62%) Middleware
6 4 (4.49%) EJB
6 4 (4.49%) JSP
6 4 (4.49%) Servlets
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (4.49%) HTML5
7 3 (3.37%) CSS3
7 3 (3.37%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Mainframe
2 7 (7.87%) PMI
3 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) User Experience
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) IVR
5 2 (2.25%) VUI
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (96.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (23.60%) PRINCE2
4 18 (20.22%) UML
5 17 (19.10%) Project Management
6 15 (16.85%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (13.48%) Business Analysis
8 11 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (11.24%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.24%) OO
10 9 (10.11%) Scrum
10 9 (10.11%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.99%) Regression Testing
11 8 (8.99%) Integration Testing
11 8 (8.99%) Manual Testing
11 8 (8.99%) System Testing
11 8 (8.99%) Performance Testing
11 8 (8.99%) Stress Testing
11 8 (8.99%) Software Testing
11 8 (8.99%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) Java
2 23 (25.84%) SQL
3 20 (22.47%) COBOL
4 9 (10.11%) C#
4 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.99%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.99%) VB
6 2 (2.25%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.25%) Embedded C++
6 2 (2.25%) C
6 2 (2.25%) C++
7 1 (1.12%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) ISEB
2 8 (8.99%) PMI Certification
2 8 (8.99%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (5.62%) Degree
4 2 (2.25%) PMP
4 2 (2.25%) HNC
4 2 (2.25%) HND
4 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) CBAP
5 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) SLA
2 5 (5.62%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle
2 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.12%) SAP
2 1 (1.12%) Sage
2 1 (1.12%) Telerik
2 1 (1.12%) Northgate
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Crewe
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago