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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 54 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 45 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.32% 1.54% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 1.86% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £36,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
1146 1132 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.45% 82.99% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 754 736 624
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 68 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.00%) Finance
3 31 (38.75%) Degree
4 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 25 (31.25%) .NET
5 23 (28.75%) C#
5 23 (28.75%) UNIX
6 22 (27.50%) Windows
6 22 (27.50%) Visual Studio
6 22 (27.50%) ISEB
7 21 (26.25%) TDD
7 21 (26.25%) Banking
8 20 (25.00%) WPF
9 19 (23.75%) Unit Testing
9 19 (23.75%) Mathematics
9 19 (23.75%) ISTQB
9 19 (23.75%) Qt
9 19 (23.75%) Visualisation
9 19 (23.75%) Software Architecture
9 19 (23.75%) CUDA
9 19 (23.75%) Direct3D
9 19 (23.75%) 3D Visualisation
9 19 (23.75%) Linear Algebra
9 19 (23.75%) Subversion
9 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
9 19 (23.75%) OpenGL
9 19 (23.75%) Electronics
9 19 (23.75%) Ethernet
9 19 (23.75%) OOP
9 19 (23.75%) VC++

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (3.75%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) JBoss
2 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.25%) SAS
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Project
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (3.75%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.75%) Temenos T24
1 3 (3.75%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.75%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.75%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (27.50%) Visual Studio
2 19 (23.75%) Subversion
3 11 (13.75%) JIRA
4 8 (10.00%) Selenium
5 4 (5.00%) ClearCase
6 3 (3.75%) Fiddler
6 3 (3.75%) FogBugz
6 3 (3.75%) LoadRunner
6 3 (3.75%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.25%) PVCS
General
1 36 (45.00%) Finance
2 21 (26.25%) Banking
3 19 (23.75%) Electronics
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.25%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Analyst
2 19 (23.75%) Software Engineer
3 14 (17.50%) Business Analyst
3 14 (17.50%) Test Manager
4 9 (11.25%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Test Leader
7 5 (6.25%) Junior
7 5 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Software Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Software Test Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) QA Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) .NET
2 20 (25.00%) WPF
3 19 (23.75%) OpenGL
3 19 (23.75%) MFC
3 19 (23.75%) STL
3 19 (23.75%) Qt
3 19 (23.75%) Direct3D
4 5 (6.25%) Web Services
5 3 (3.75%) XML
5 3 (3.75%) XSD
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) CSS
5 3 (3.75%) JSP
5 3 (3.75%) jQuery
5 3 (3.75%) Ajax
5 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.75%) HTML
6 2 (2.50%) SOAP
6 2 (2.50%) JMS
7 1 (1.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 19 (23.75%) Visualisation
2 19 (23.75%) CUDA
2 19 (23.75%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.75%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.25%) PMI
6 4 (5.00%) EPoS
7 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.75%) iSeries
8 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.25%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.25%) Clustering
8 1 (1.25%) Equities
8 1 (1.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) UNIX
2 22 (27.50%) Windows
3 3 (3.75%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) TDD
3 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
3 19 (23.75%) OOP
3 19 (23.75%) Unit Testing
3 19 (23.75%) Software Architecture
3 19 (23.75%) 3D Visualisation
3 19 (23.75%) Linear Algebra
4 18 (22.50%) Analytics
5 17 (21.25%) V-Model
5 17 (21.25%) Project Management
6 15 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.00%) Coaching
8 10 (12.50%) Six Sigma
9 9 (11.25%) Resource Management
10 7 (8.75%) Scrum
11 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.50%) UML
11 6 (7.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) C#
2 19 (23.75%) C++
2 19 (23.75%) VC++
2 19 (23.75%) C
3 9 (11.25%) Java
4 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.25%) Perl
6 3 (3.75%) PHP
6 3 (3.75%) Python
6 3 (3.75%) Ruby
6 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.75%) VBScript
6 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (38.75%) Degree
2 22 (27.50%) ISEB
3 19 (23.75%) ISTQB
4 17 (21.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (15.00%) PMI Certification
6 7 (8.75%) PMP
7 6 (7.50%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.25%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) Niku
2 3 (3.75%) Google
2 3 (3.75%) Planview
2 3 (3.75%) IBM
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) HP
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
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