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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 32 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.21% 1.69% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 1.94% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +79.24%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
154 155 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.08% 87.08% 78.21%
Number of salaries quoted 135 112 144
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Chester

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Teradata
2 4 (66.67%) Netezza
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SAS
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
1 4 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAS Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior SAS Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Netezza
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Teradata