The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 68 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 38 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.57% 1.06% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 1.26% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 10
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £26,744
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +49.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Waterfall
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1207 1034 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.66% 84.41% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 795 635 678
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 26 (34.21%) Finance
2 21 (27.63%) Degree
3 19 (25.00%) Project Management
3 19 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.11%) Subversion
6 12 (15.79%) TDD
6 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.79%) Scrum
6 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 11 (14.47%) Selenium
7 11 (14.47%) .NET
7 11 (14.47%) UNIX
7 11 (14.47%) Windows
8 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (13.16%) QA
9 9 (11.84%) Mathematics
9 9 (11.84%) JIRA
9 9 (11.84%) WPF
9 9 (11.84%) Qt
9 9 (11.84%) Visualisation
9 9 (11.84%) Software Architecture
9 9 (11.84%) CUDA
9 9 (11.84%) Direct3D
9 9 (11.84%) Mobile App
9 9 (11.84%) 3D Visualisation
9 9 (11.84%) Electronics
9 9 (11.84%) Automated Testing
9 9 (11.84%) OOP

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.63%) SAS
2 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Temenos T24
1 2 (2.63%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Ethernet
2 7 (9.21%) HTTP
3 2 (2.63%) FTP
4 1 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) DB2
2 2 (2.63%) OLAP
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Subversion
2 11 (14.47%) Selenium
3 9 (11.84%) JIRA
3 9 (11.84%) Visual Studio
4 7 (9.21%) Bugzilla
4 7 (9.21%) Fiddler
4 7 (9.21%) FogBugz
5 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.95%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (2.63%) ERwin
8 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 26 (34.21%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Electronics
3 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 16 (21.05%) Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.84%) Software Manager
5 9 (11.84%) Software Test Manager
6 8 (10.53%) Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Test Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) QA Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Release Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Change Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Data Architect
10 2 (2.63%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) .NET
2 9 (11.84%) MFC
2 9 (11.84%) STL
2 9 (11.84%) OpenGL
2 9 (11.84%) WPF
2 9 (11.84%) Qt
2 9 (11.84%) Direct3D
3 7 (9.21%) HTML5
3 7 (9.21%) HTML
3 7 (9.21%) XML
3 7 (9.21%) CSS
4 6 (7.89%) SOAP
4 6 (7.89%) Web Services
4 6 (7.89%) JSON
5 5 (6.58%) RESTful
6 4 (5.26%) CSS3
6 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.26%) Spring
7 2 (2.63%) JMS
7 2 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.84%) Mathematics
2 9 (11.84%) Visualisation
2 9 (11.84%) CUDA
2 9 (11.84%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.26%) Open Source
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.63%) iSeries
6 1 (1.32%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) UNIX
1 11 (14.47%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Project Management
1 19 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.79%) TDD
3 12 (15.79%) Scrum
3 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.84%) Automated Testing
5 9 (11.84%) Software Architecture
5 9 (11.84%) 3D Visualisation
5 9 (11.84%) OOP
6 8 (10.53%) Web Development
6 8 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 8 (10.53%) Compatibility Testing
7 7 (9.21%) System Testing
7 7 (9.21%) BDD
8 6 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis
8 6 (7.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 9 (11.84%) VC++
2 9 (11.84%) C
2 9 (11.84%) C#
2 9 (11.84%) C++
2 9 (11.84%) Java
3 6 (7.89%) Perl
4 5 (6.58%) Python
5 4 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) CBAP
2 6 (7.89%) PMP
2 6 (7.89%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.95%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (3.95%) JBoss
1 3 (3.95%) Informatica
2 2 (2.63%) Teradata
2 2 (2.63%) IBM
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle
2 2 (2.63%) SAP
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