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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 65 104 106
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +2
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 64 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.28% 0.82% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 0.99% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 50 12 28
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
1628 1309 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.44% 82.48% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1053 1381
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Knutsford +6 13 £57,500 -4.16%
Crewe +3 8 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Warrington - 5 £35,500 - 2
Macclesfield - 3 £40,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 2 £45,000 -
Chester - 1 £39,000 -
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 85 (98.84%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (52.33%) Finance
3 40 (46.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (34.88%) COBOL
4 30 (34.88%) DB2
4 30 (34.88%) CICS
5 29 (33.72%) Mainframe
6 28 (32.56%) Java
6 28 (32.56%) Banking
7 27 (31.40%) J2EE
7 27 (31.40%) UML
8 25 (29.07%) Risk Analysis
9 20 (23.26%) Project Management
10 19 (22.09%) PRINCE2
11 18 (20.93%) Scrum
12 16 (18.60%) Retail
13 13 (15.12%) .NET
13 13 (15.12%) SQL
13 13 (15.12%) C#
14 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (13.95%) Web Services
14 12 (13.95%) Risk Management
15 10 (11.63%) Unit Testing
16 9 (10.47%) PMI Certification
16 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
16 9 (10.47%) MS Visio
16 9 (10.47%) Advertising
17 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
17 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
17 8 (9.30%) MS Project

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (34.88%) CICS
2 6 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Visio
2 8 (9.30%) MS Project
2 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Wireless
2 5 (5.81%) FTP
2 5 (5.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.88%) DB2
2 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.98%) DTS
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) ClearCase
2 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.16%) JMeter
3 1 (1.16%) Subversion
3 1 (1.16%) JIRA
3 1 (1.16%) Selenium
3 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (52.33%) Finance
2 28 (32.56%) Banking
3 16 (18.60%) Retail
4 9 (10.47%) Advertising
5 6 (6.98%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Architect
2 23 (26.74%) Designer
3 15 (17.44%) Applications Architect
4 13 (15.12%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (13.95%) Solutions Designer
5 12 (13.95%) Analyst
6 11 (12.79%) Project Manager
7 9 (10.47%) Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Business Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Programme Manager
9 5 (5.81%) Integration Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Service Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Development Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Test Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
11 3 (3.49%) Test Analyst
12 2 (2.33%) Tester
12 2 (2.33%) Integration Architect
12 2 (2.33%) Analyst Programmer
12 2 (2.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.40%) J2EE
2 13 (15.12%) .NET
3 12 (13.95%) Web Services
4 7 (8.14%) Middleware
4 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.98%) WinForms
5 6 (6.98%) .NET Remoting
5 6 (6.98%) .NET Framework
5 6 (6.98%) WCF
5 6 (6.98%) LINQ
5 6 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.16%) RESTful
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.16%) jQuery
7 1 (1.16%) Java EE
7 1 (1.16%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.16%) Spring
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.72%) Mainframe
2 8 (9.30%) PMI
3 1 (1.16%) Open Source
3 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (98.84%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (46.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (31.40%) UML
4 25 (29.07%) Risk Analysis
5 20 (23.26%) Project Management
6 19 (22.09%) PRINCE2
7 18 (20.93%) Scrum
8 12 (13.95%) Risk Management
9 10 (11.63%) Unit Testing
10 8 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
11 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (6.98%) ITIL
12 6 (6.98%) OO
12 6 (6.98%) SOA
13 4 (4.65%) Migration
13 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (4.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.88%) COBOL
2 28 (32.56%) Java
3 13 (15.12%) SQL
3 13 (15.12%) C#
4 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.98%) VB
5 2 (2.33%) C
6 1 (1.16%) Python
6 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (10.47%) PMI Certification
3 6 (6.98%) ISEB
4 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
1 6 (6.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) CA Endevor
2 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle
2 2 (2.33%) Remedy
3 1 (1.16%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.16%) IBM
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