The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 28 36 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.16% 0.48% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.57% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £51,000 £26,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.45% -25.35%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Waterfall
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 174 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 82.08% 83.65% 88.28%
Number of salaries quoted 116 104 264
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Chester

Waterfall
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared