The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 81 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.24% 4.02% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 4.76% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 30 8
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Waterfall
South 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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
644 630 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.30% 84.34% 75.94%
Number of salaries quoted 498 516 293
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Dorset

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) C#
3 14 (87.50%) C++
3 14 (87.50%) PHP
3 14 (87.50%) VB
3 14 (87.50%) MySQL
3 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 14 (87.50%) OO
3 14 (87.50%) OOD
3 14 (87.50%) Windows CE
3 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (87.50%) QA
3 14 (87.50%) WPF
3 14 (87.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) WPF
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) Windows CE
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) OO
1 14 (87.50%) OOD
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) C#
3 14 (87.50%) C++
3 14 (87.50%) PHP
3 14 (87.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) QA