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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 68 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 34 42 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.47% 2.53% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 2.97% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 8
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
1188 1413 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.27% 85.17% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 690 920 515
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 72 (91.14%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.57%) Finance
3 24 (30.38%) Degree
3 24 (30.38%) ISEB
4 22 (27.85%) C#
4 22 (27.85%) Banking
4 22 (27.85%) Computer Science
5 21 (26.58%) WPF
5 21 (26.58%) ISTQB
5 21 (26.58%) TDD
5 21 (26.58%) .NET
5 21 (26.58%) UNIX
5 21 (26.58%) Windows
6 20 (25.32%) V-Model
7 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
7 19 (24.05%) Mathematics
7 19 (24.05%) Qt
7 19 (24.05%) Visualisation
7 19 (24.05%) Software Architecture
7 19 (24.05%) CUDA
7 19 (24.05%) Direct3D
7 19 (24.05%) 3D Visualisation
7 19 (24.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 19 (24.05%) Mentoring
7 19 (24.05%) Linear Algebra
7 19 (24.05%) OpenGL
7 19 (24.05%) OOP
7 19 (24.05%) VC++
7 19 (24.05%) Ethernet
7 19 (24.05%) C

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.27%) JBoss
1 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.27%) SAS
1 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Project
1 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (3.80%) Temenos T24
1 3 (3.80%) Finacle
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Visual Studio
1 19 (24.05%) Subversion
2 5 (6.33%) JIRA
2 5 (6.33%) Selenium
3 2 (2.53%) Fiddler
3 2 (2.53%) FogBugz
3 2 (2.53%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.27%) QAComplete
4 1 (1.27%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.27%) Behat
4 1 (1.27%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.27%) PVCS
4 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.27%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 36 (45.57%) Finance
2 22 (27.85%) Banking
3 19 (24.05%) Electronics
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.27%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Software Engineer
2 18 (22.78%) Project Manager
3 14 (17.72%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Test Manager
4 10 (12.66%) Junior
5 9 (11.39%) Junior Project Manager
6 8 (10.13%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Test Leader
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Manager
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
11 2 (2.53%) Technical Manager
11 2 (2.53%) Agile Business Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) Technical Project Manager
11 2 (2.53%) Development Manager
12 1 (1.27%) Developer
12 1 (1.27%) Senior Developer
12 1 (1.27%) Configuration Manager
12 1 (1.27%) Senior Business Analyst
12 1 (1.27%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) .NET
1 21 (26.58%) WPF
2 19 (24.05%) Qt
2 19 (24.05%) Direct3D
2 19 (24.05%) OpenGL
2 19 (24.05%) STL
2 19 (24.05%) MFC
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.27%) CSS
3 1 (1.27%) SOAP
3 1 (1.27%) JMS
3 1 (1.27%) J2EE
3 1 (1.27%) Middleware
3 1 (1.27%) WinForms
3 1 (1.27%) Java EE
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Computer Science
2 19 (24.05%) Visualisation
2 19 (24.05%) CUDA
2 19 (24.05%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.39%) PMI
4 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.80%) EPoS
6 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.27%) iSeries
7 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.27%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.27%) Clustering
7 1 (1.27%) Equities
7 1 (1.27%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) UNIX
1 21 (26.58%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (91.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) TDD
3 20 (25.32%) V-Model
4 19 (24.05%) Software Architecture
4 19 (24.05%) 3D Visualisation
4 19 (24.05%) Mentoring
4 19 (24.05%) Linear Algebra
4 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
4 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
4 19 (24.05%) OOP
5 18 (22.78%) Project Management
5 18 (22.78%) Analytics
6 15 (18.99%) Coaching
7 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
8 9 (11.39%) RUP
8 9 (11.39%) Resource Management
9 8 (10.13%) Six Sigma
10 6 (7.59%) Scrum
11 5 (6.33%) Test Management
11 5 (6.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) C#
2 19 (24.05%) C++
2 19 (24.05%) VC++
2 19 (24.05%) C
3 5 (6.33%) Java
4 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.80%) Perl
5 3 (3.80%) Python
6 2 (2.53%) Ruby
6 2 (2.53%) SQL
7 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) ISEB
1 24 (30.38%) Degree
2 21 (26.58%) ISTQB
3 19 (24.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (17.72%) PMI Certification
5 9 (11.39%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (6.33%) PMP
7 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Niku
2 4 (5.06%) Planview
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com