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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 77 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +4
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 60 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.02% 0.90% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 1.08% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 44 12 24
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -45.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +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
1691 1387 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.10% 83.30% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1120 1350
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +3 9 £42,500 -12.82%
Warrington 0 8 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Wilmslow - 6 £45,000 -
Knutsford -7 5 £57,500 +27.77%
Macclesfield +8 2 £37,500 -31.81%
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 98 (98.99%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (55.56%) Finance
3 44 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (35.35%) DB2
5 34 (34.34%) Java
6 33 (33.33%) COBOL
6 33 (33.33%) CICS
7 32 (32.32%) Mainframe
7 32 (32.32%) J2EE
8 31 (31.31%) Banking
9 30 (30.30%) UML
10 28 (28.28%) Risk Analysis
11 24 (24.24%) PRINCE2
12 23 (23.23%) Project Management
13 20 (20.20%) SQL
13 20 (20.20%) Retail
14 19 (19.19%) Scrum
15 15 (15.15%) .NET
16 14 (14.14%) C#
17 13 (13.13%) Web Services
18 12 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 12 (12.12%) Risk Management
19 11 (11.11%) Business Analysis
19 11 (11.11%) PMI Certification
20 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
20 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
21 9 (9.09%) MS Visio
21 9 (9.09%) Windows
21 9 (9.09%) MS Project
21 9 (9.09%) PMI

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 33 (33.33%) CICS
2 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) MS Project
1 9 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 8 (8.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Wireless
2 5 (5.05%) FTP
2 5 (5.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.35%) DB2
2 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.08%) DTS
3 8 (8.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.04%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.01%) Subversion
3 1 (1.01%) JIRA
3 1 (1.01%) Selenium
3 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (55.56%) Finance
2 31 (31.31%) Banking
3 20 (20.20%) Retail
4 8 (8.08%) Advertising
4 8 (8.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (32.32%) Architect
2 28 (28.28%) Designer
3 18 (18.18%) Analyst
4 17 (17.17%) Applications Architect
5 15 (15.15%) Project Manager
6 14 (14.14%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (13.13%) Solutions Designer
8 11 (11.11%) Developer
9 10 (10.10%) Business Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) Programme Manager
10 6 (6.06%) Test Analyst
11 5 (5.05%) Integration Manager
12 4 (4.04%) Service Manager
12 4 (4.04%) Test Manager
13 3 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
14 2 (2.02%) Technical Designer
14 2 (2.02%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
14 2 (2.02%) COBOL Programmer
14 2 (2.02%) Tester
14 2 (2.02%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.32%) J2EE
2 15 (15.15%) .NET
3 13 (13.13%) Web Services
4 8 (8.08%) .NET Remoting
4 8 (8.08%) .NET Framework
4 8 (8.08%) WCF
4 8 (8.08%) LINQ
4 8 (8.08%) WinForms
4 8 (8.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (7.07%) Middleware
6 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.04%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.02%) EJB
8 2 (2.02%) JSP
8 2 (2.02%) Servlets
9 1 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.01%) jQuery
9 1 (1.01%) Java EE
9 1 (1.01%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.32%) Mainframe
2 9 (9.09%) PMI
3 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.01%) Open Source
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (98.99%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (30.30%) UML
4 28 (28.28%) Risk Analysis
5 24 (24.24%) PRINCE2
6 23 (23.23%) Project Management
7 19 (19.19%) Scrum
8 12 (12.12%) Risk Management
9 11 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.08%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (8.08%) OO
12 7 (7.07%) Portfolio Management
12 7 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.06%) User Stories
13 6 (6.06%) Performance Testing
13 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (6.06%) Manual Testing
13 6 (6.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) Java
2 33 (33.33%) COBOL
3 20 (20.20%) SQL
4 14 (14.14%) C#
5 8 (8.08%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.08%) VB
6 2 (2.02%) C
6 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
7 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 8 (8.08%) ISEB
4 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (5.05%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.03%) Degree
6 2 (2.02%) PMP
6 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) SLA
2 7 (7.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (2.02%) Remedy
3 1 (1.01%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.01%) IBM
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
Cheshire
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Salary: Circa £40k, 12 mth fixed term + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago