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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 33 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 4 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.19% 6.90% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 7.83% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 4
Average salary £35,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
117 230 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 63.93% 88.12% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 105 184 212
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,250 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) ERP
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Lawson
5 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
6 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
6 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
6 1 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) COBOL

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Lawson
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Business Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Data Quality Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) ERP
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
6 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow