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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 87 109 122
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 45 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.32% 0.85% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.05% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 18
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
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
1663 1423 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.85% 80.90% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1462 1141 1494
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Warrington +8 10 £42,500 -12.82%
Crewe +23 8 £42,500 -12.82%
Wilmslow - 6 £45,000 -
Macclesfield -2 4 £36,250 -34.09%
Knutsford -3 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 100 (99.01%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (58.42%) Finance
3 44 (43.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (34.65%) DB2
5 34 (33.66%) Java
6 33 (32.67%) COBOL
6 33 (32.67%) CICS
7 32 (31.68%) Mainframe
7 32 (31.68%) J2EE
7 32 (31.68%) Banking
8 30 (29.70%) UML
9 28 (27.72%) Risk Analysis
10 26 (25.74%) Project Management
11 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
12 21 (20.79%) SQL
13 19 (18.81%) Retail
14 17 (16.83%) Scrum
15 14 (13.86%) .NET
16 13 (12.87%) Web Services
17 12 (11.88%) Risk Management
17 12 (11.88%) C#
18 11 (10.89%) MS Project
18 11 (10.89%) PMI Certification
18 11 (10.89%) Business Analysis
19 10 (9.90%) Unit Testing
20 9 (8.91%) User Acceptance Testing
20 9 (8.91%) PMI
20 9 (8.91%) ISEB
20 9 (8.91%) Windows
20 9 (8.91%) SQL Server

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (32.67%) CICS
2 6 (5.94%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) MS Project
2 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.99%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Wireless
2 5 (4.95%) FTP
2 5 (4.95%) HTTP
3 2 (1.98%) Extranet
4 1 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (34.65%) DB2
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.92%) DTS
3 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.96%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.99%) Subversion
3 1 (0.99%) JIRA
3 1 (0.99%) Selenium
3 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (58.42%) Finance
2 32 (31.68%) Banking
3 19 (18.81%) Retail
4 8 (7.92%) Financial Institution
5 6 (5.94%) Advertising
6 3 (2.97%) Billing
7 2 (1.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Architect
2 28 (27.72%) Designer
3 19 (18.81%) Project Manager
4 18 (17.82%) Analyst
5 17 (16.83%) Applications Architect
6 14 (13.86%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (12.87%) Solutions Designer
8 11 (10.89%) Developer
9 9 (8.91%) Business Analyst
10 7 (6.93%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.95%) Programme Manager
11 5 (4.95%) Integration Manager
12 4 (3.96%) Service Manager
12 4 (3.96%) Test Manager
13 3 (2.97%) Senior Analyst
14 2 (1.98%) Technical Designer
14 2 (1.98%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
14 2 (1.98%) COBOL Programmer
14 2 (1.98%) Mainframe Developer
14 2 (1.98%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (31.68%) J2EE
2 14 (13.86%) .NET
3 13 (12.87%) Web Services
4 8 (7.92%) WinForms
4 8 (7.92%) .NET Remoting
4 8 (7.92%) .NET Framework
4 8 (7.92%) WCF
4 8 (7.92%) LINQ
4 8 (7.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (5.94%) Middleware
6 4 (3.96%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.98%) EJB
8 2 (1.98%) JSP
8 2 (1.98%) Servlets
9 1 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (0.99%) jQuery
9 1 (0.99%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.68%) Mainframe
2 9 (8.91%) PMI
3 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) Open Source
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.91%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (99.01%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (43.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (29.70%) UML
4 28 (27.72%) Risk Analysis
5 26 (25.74%) Project Management
6 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
7 17 (16.83%) Scrum
8 12 (11.88%) Risk Management
9 11 (10.89%) Business Analysis
10 10 (9.90%) Unit Testing
11 9 (8.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (7.92%) Customer Engagement
12 8 (7.92%) OO
13 7 (6.93%) ITIL
13 7 (6.93%) Software Testing
13 7 (6.93%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.93%) Performance Testing
13 7 (6.93%) Manual Testing
14 6 (5.94%) System Testing
14 6 (5.94%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.66%) Java
2 33 (32.67%) COBOL
3 21 (20.79%) SQL
4 12 (11.88%) C#
5 8 (7.92%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.92%) VB
6 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.98%) C
8 1 (0.99%) PHP
8 1 (0.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) PMI Certification
2 9 (8.91%) ISEB
3 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (5.94%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.97%) Degree
6 3 (2.97%) PMP
7 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) SLA
2 6 (5.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.93%) Oracle
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.98%) Remedy
4 1 (0.99%) Northgate
4 1 (0.99%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.99%) Sage
4 1 (0.99%) SAP
4 1 (0.99%) IBM