The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 35 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 4 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.02% 1.73% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.01% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 11
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £44,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +6.66%
Waterfall
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 249 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 79.80% 86.16% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 133 204 292
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Croydon

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) System Testing
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) B2B
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) WinForms
5 3 (25.00%) Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (25.00%) Customer Insight
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Build Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) WinForms
1 3 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Insight
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) B2B
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft