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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 44 72 87
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 68 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.58% 2.43% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 2.83% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 61 24 7
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
1316 1270 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.68% 85.58% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 840 842 647
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 97 (97.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.00%) SDLC
3 30 (30.00%) .NET
4 28 (28.00%) ISTQB
5 27 (27.00%) TDD
6 26 (26.00%) Finance
7 23 (23.00%) Banking
8 22 (22.00%) Asset Management
9 20 (20.00%) ISEB
9 20 (20.00%) Degree
9 20 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 20 (20.00%) V-Model
10 19 (19.00%) C#
10 19 (19.00%) Windows
11 18 (18.00%) Software Engineering
11 18 (18.00%) Business Analysis
11 18 (18.00%) Software Architecture
11 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
11 18 (18.00%) Mentoring
12 17 (17.00%) 3D Visualisation
12 17 (17.00%) Linear Algebra
12 17 (17.00%) Mathematics
12 17 (17.00%) Visualisation
12 17 (17.00%) Electronics
12 17 (17.00%) Subversion
12 17 (17.00%) STL
12 17 (17.00%) OOP
12 17 (17.00%) VC++
12 17 (17.00%) C++
12 17 (17.00%) C

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.00%) JBoss
1 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.00%) MS Project
3 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (11.00%) thinkFolio
1 11 (11.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.00%) FTP
3 1 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (17.00%) Visual Studio
1 17 (17.00%) Subversion
2 2 (2.00%) Selenium
2 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.00%) JMeter
2 2 (2.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.00%) Behat
3 1 (1.00%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.00%) QAComplete
3 1 (1.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 26 (26.00%) Finance
2 23 (23.00%) Banking
3 17 (17.00%) Electronics
4 12 (12.00%) Retail
5 11 (11.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.00%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.00%) Games
7 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Analyst
2 21 (21.00%) Project Manager
3 19 (19.00%) Software Engineer
4 18 (18.00%) Test Manager
5 14 (14.00%) Test Analyst
6 12 (12.00%) Business Analyst
7 11 (11.00%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (9.00%) Senior Manager
8 9 (9.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (7.00%) Performance Test Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) Performance Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Junior
11 4 (4.00%) Junior Project Manager
11 4 (4.00%) Test Leader
12 3 (3.00%) Technical Manager
12 3 (3.00%) Technical Project Manager
13 2 (2.00%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.00%) .NET
2 17 (17.00%) MFC
2 17 (17.00%) STL
3 10 (10.00%) WPF
4 9 (9.00%) Qt
4 9 (9.00%) OpenGL
4 9 (9.00%) WinForms
4 9 (9.00%) Direct3D
5 5 (5.00%) HTML
6 4 (4.00%) HTML5
7 2 (2.00%) JMS
7 2 (2.00%) CSS
7 2 (2.00%) SOAP
8 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.00%) Web Services
8 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.00%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (17.00%) Visualisation
3 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.00%) CUDA
5 8 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.00%) PMI
7 4 (4.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.00%) iSeries
9 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Windows
2 12 (12.00%) Linux
3 11 (11.00%) UNIX
4 1 (1.00%) Android
4 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (97.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.00%) SDLC
3 27 (27.00%) TDD
4 22 (22.00%) Asset Management
5 20 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 20 (20.00%) V-Model
6 18 (18.00%) Software Architecture
6 18 (18.00%) Software Engineering
6 18 (18.00%) Business Analysis
6 18 (18.00%) Mentoring
7 17 (17.00%) Linear Algebra
7 17 (17.00%) OOP
7 17 (17.00%) 3D Visualisation
8 16 (16.00%) Project Management
9 15 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 15 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (14.00%) Change Management
11 13 (13.00%) Test Management
12 12 (12.00%) Test Scripting
12 12 (12.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.00%) C#
2 17 (17.00%) C++
2 17 (17.00%) C
2 17 (17.00%) VC++
3 15 (15.00%) SQL
4 11 (11.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (7.00%) Java
6 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.00%) Perl
7 3 (3.00%) Python
8 2 (2.00%) VBScript
9 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 20 (20.00%) Degree
2 20 (20.00%) ISEB
3 7 (7.00%) PMI Certification
3 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.00%) PMP
5 3 (3.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle
1 4 (4.00%) Niku
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.00%) Planview
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago