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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 66 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 38 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.54% 1.07% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.30% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 13
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £26,795
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
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
1295 1227 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.62% 82.07% 80.70%
Number of salaries quoted 893 801 621
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,604 £60,000
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 25 November 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.05%) Finance
3 34 (44.74%) Degree
4 23 (30.26%) Computer Science
5 22 (28.95%) .NET
6 20 (26.32%) C#
6 20 (26.32%) Visual Studio
6 20 (26.32%) UNIX
6 20 (26.32%) TDD
7 19 (25.00%) Windows
8 17 (22.37%) Project Management
8 17 (22.37%) OpenGL
8 17 (22.37%) Ethernet
8 17 (22.37%) OOP
8 17 (22.37%) VC++
8 17 (22.37%) STL
8 17 (22.37%) C
8 17 (22.37%) C++
8 17 (22.37%) MFC
8 17 (22.37%) Subversion
8 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
8 17 (22.37%) Mathematics
8 17 (22.37%) Electronics
8 17 (22.37%) WPF
8 17 (22.37%) Unit Testing
8 17 (22.37%) Qt
8 17 (22.37%) Visualisation
8 17 (22.37%) Software Architecture
8 17 (22.37%) CUDA
8 17 (22.37%) Direct3D

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 3 (3.95%) IIS
1 3 (3.95%) JBoss
2 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Temenos T24
1 5 (6.58%) Finacle
2 3 (3.95%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (3.95%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.95%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) DNS
3 2 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 17 (22.37%) Subversion
3 14 (18.42%) JIRA
4 13 (17.11%) Selenium
5 5 (6.58%) Fiddler
5 5 (6.58%) FogBugz
5 5 (6.58%) Bugzilla
6 4 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (3.95%) LoadRunner
7 3 (3.95%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 35 (46.05%) Finance
2 17 (22.37%) Electronics
3 15 (19.74%) Banking
4 9 (11.84%) Retail
5 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Analyst
2 18 (23.68%) Business Analyst
3 17 (22.37%) Software Engineer
4 13 (17.11%) Test Manager
5 8 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Test Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) QA Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Test Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Software Test Manager
10 2 (2.63%) QA Test Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.63%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) UX Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) .NET
2 17 (22.37%) MFC
2 17 (22.37%) STL
2 17 (22.37%) OpenGL
2 17 (22.37%) WPF
2 17 (22.37%) Qt
2 17 (22.37%) Direct3D
3 6 (7.89%) HTML
3 6 (7.89%) XML
3 6 (7.89%) CSS
4 5 (6.58%) Web Services
5 3 (3.95%) XSD
5 3 (3.95%) JSP
5 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.95%) Ajax
5 3 (3.95%) HTML5
5 3 (3.95%) CSS3
5 3 (3.95%) jQuery
5 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) Computer Science
2 17 (22.37%) Mathematics
2 17 (22.37%) Visualisation
2 17 (22.37%) CUDA
3 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.95%) User Experience
5 3 (3.95%) iSeries
5 3 (3.95%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.95%) EPoS
6 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) UNIX
2 19 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (3.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.32%) TDD
3 17 (22.37%) OOP
3 17 (22.37%) Project Management
3 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
3 17 (22.37%) Unit Testing
3 17 (22.37%) Software Architecture
3 17 (22.37%) 3D Visualisation
3 17 (22.37%) Linear Algebra
4 12 (15.79%) Scrum
5 11 (14.47%) Six Sigma
6 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 8 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (9.21%) Business Analysis
8 6 (7.89%) Test Management
8 6 (7.89%) UML
8 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.89%) Regression Testing
8 6 (7.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) C#
2 17 (22.37%) C++
2 17 (22.37%) VC++
2 17 (22.37%) C
3 9 (11.84%) Java
3 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.58%) Perl
5 3 (3.95%) PHP
5 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.95%) VBScript
5 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.95%) Python
5 3 (3.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (44.74%) Degree
2 11 (14.47%) ISEB
3 8 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 7 (9.21%) PMP
4 7 (9.21%) PMI Certification
5 6 (7.89%) CBAP
5 6 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (3.95%) IBM
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.95%) HP
1 3 (3.95%) Google
1 3 (3.95%) Planview
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle
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