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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 68 82 77
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 38 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.60% 1.12% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 1.32% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 17
Average salary £38,500 £40,750 £26,744
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.52% +52.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,850 £25,446
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £51,500 £50,000
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
1216 1063 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.12% 84.90% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 824 674 711
Average salary £41,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.82% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 66 (90.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.25%) Degree
3 24 (32.88%) Finance
4 19 (26.03%) Unit Testing
5 15 (20.55%) UNIX
5 15 (20.55%) TDD
5 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
6 14 (19.18%) .NET
6 14 (19.18%) Windows
7 13 (17.81%) Subversion
8 12 (16.44%) C
8 12 (16.44%) C#
8 12 (16.44%) C++
8 12 (16.44%) MFC
8 12 (16.44%) Visual Studio
8 12 (16.44%) STL
8 12 (16.44%) OOP
8 12 (16.44%) VC++
8 12 (16.44%) Ethernet
8 12 (16.44%) OpenGL
8 12 (16.44%) Project Management
8 12 (16.44%) Electronics
8 12 (16.44%) Software Engineering
8 12 (16.44%) Mathematics
8 12 (16.44%) Selenium
8 12 (16.44%) WPF
8 12 (16.44%) Qt
8 12 (16.44%) Visualisation
8 12 (16.44%) Software Architecture
8 12 (16.44%) CUDA

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (2.74%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.37%) SAS
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.37%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Temenos T24
1 2 (2.74%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.48%) HTTP
3 2 (2.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.74%) DB2
2 1 (1.37%) OLAP
2 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Subversion
2 12 (16.44%) Visual Studio
2 12 (16.44%) Selenium
3 10 (13.70%) JIRA
4 7 (9.59%) Bugzilla
4 7 (9.59%) Fiddler
4 7 (9.59%) FogBugz
5 4 (5.48%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.37%) ERwin
6 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.37%) Maven
6 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 12 (16.44%) Electronics
3 7 (9.59%) Retail
4 6 (8.22%) Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
1 18 (24.66%) Test Manager
2 13 (17.81%) Software Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Software Manager
5 7 (9.59%) Software Test Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) QA Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Release Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) QA Test Manager
9 2 (2.74%) User Experience Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) .NET
2 12 (16.44%) MFC
2 12 (16.44%) STL
2 12 (16.44%) OpenGL
2 12 (16.44%) WPF
2 12 (16.44%) Qt
2 12 (16.44%) Direct3D
3 4 (5.48%) HTML5
3 4 (5.48%) CSS3
3 4 (5.48%) HTML
3 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
3 4 (5.48%) Spring
3 4 (5.48%) XML
3 4 (5.48%) CSS
4 3 (4.11%) SOAP
4 3 (4.11%) Web Services
4 3 (4.11%) JSON
5 2 (2.74%) RESTful
5 2 (2.74%) JMS
5 2 (2.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.44%) Mathematics
2 12 (16.44%) Visualisation
2 12 (16.44%) CUDA
3 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.85%) User Experience
6 3 (4.11%) iSeries
7 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.37%) Open Source
8 1 (1.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) UNIX
2 14 (19.18%) Windows
3 4 (5.48%) Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (90.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) Unit Testing
3 15 (20.55%) TDD
4 12 (16.44%) Software Engineering
4 12 (16.44%) OOP
4 12 (16.44%) Project Management
4 12 (16.44%) Software Architecture
4 12 (16.44%) 3D Visualisation
5 11 (15.07%) Scrum
6 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
7 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.96%) Compatibility Testing
7 8 (10.96%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.59%) System Testing
8 7 (9.59%) People Management
8 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.22%) Regression Testing
9 6 (8.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) C
1 12 (16.44%) C#
1 12 (16.44%) C++
1 12 (16.44%) VC++
2 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.96%) Java
4 6 (8.22%) Perl
5 5 (6.85%) Python
6 4 (5.48%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) CBAP
3 5 (6.85%) ISEB
3 5 (6.85%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.48%) PMP
4 4 (5.48%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.11%) JBoss
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) SAP
3 1 (1.37%) IBM
3 1 (1.37%) Informatica
3 1 (1.37%) Teradata
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