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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 39 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +8
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 85 38 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.41% 2.58% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 3.06% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 78 27 10
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £107,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
1391 1243 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.60% 84.27% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 880 829 641
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 114 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.34%) SDLC
3 36 (31.03%) ISTQB
4 30 (25.86%) .NET
5 28 (24.14%) TDD
6 27 (23.28%) Business Analysis
6 27 (23.28%) Finance
7 25 (21.55%) ISEB
8 24 (20.69%) Banking
8 24 (20.69%) Asset Management
9 23 (19.83%) V-Model
10 21 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (17.24%) Test Management
12 19 (16.38%) Unit Testing
12 19 (16.38%) C#
12 19 (16.38%) Degree
13 18 (15.52%) Windows
14 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
14 17 (14.66%) Retail
14 17 (14.66%) Computer Science
14 17 (14.66%) Software Architecture
15 16 (13.79%) Visualisation
15 16 (13.79%) 3D Visualisation
15 16 (13.79%) Mathematics
15 16 (13.79%) Mentoring
15 16 (13.79%) Linear Algebra
15 16 (13.79%) Subversion
15 16 (13.79%) Retail Banking
15 16 (13.79%) Electronics
15 16 (13.79%) Ethernet

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.72%) JBoss
2 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (9.48%) thinkFolio
1 11 (9.48%) Markit EDM
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.79%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (13.79%) Visual Studio
1 16 (13.79%) Subversion
2 3 (2.59%) Selenium
2 3 (2.59%) HP UFT
2 3 (2.59%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.59%) JMeter
3 2 (1.72%) JIRA
3 2 (1.72%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.86%) Behat
4 1 (0.86%) QAComplete
4 1 (0.86%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.86%) TestDirector
General
1 27 (23.28%) Finance
2 24 (20.69%) Banking
3 17 (14.66%) Retail
4 16 (13.79%) Electronics
4 16 (13.79%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.72%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (31.03%) Analyst
2 22 (18.97%) Test Manager
3 20 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 18 (15.52%) Software Engineer
4 18 (15.52%) Test Analyst
5 17 (14.66%) Business Analyst
6 13 (11.21%) Senior Manager
6 13 (11.21%) Senior Project Manager
7 11 (9.48%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (7.76%) Performance Analyst
8 9 (7.76%) Performance Test Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Test Leader
9 6 (5.17%) Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Architect
11 4 (3.45%) SOA Architect
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.86%) .NET
2 16 (13.79%) MFC
2 16 (13.79%) STL
3 11 (9.48%) WinForms
4 9 (7.76%) HTML
5 7 (6.03%) WPF
5 7 (6.03%) HTML5
6 6 (5.17%) Direct3D
6 6 (5.17%) Qt
6 6 (5.17%) OpenGL
7 3 (2.59%) CSS
8 2 (1.72%) SOAP
8 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.72%) JMS
9 1 (0.86%) Web Services
9 1 (0.86%) XHTML
9 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.86%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.79%) Mathematics
2 16 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (5.17%) CUDA
5 6 (5.17%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.72%) iSeries
7 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.86%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.86%) EPoS
8 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.52%) Windows
2 14 (12.07%) Linux
3 8 (6.90%) UNIX
4 3 (2.59%) Android
4 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.34%) SDLC
3 28 (24.14%) TDD
4 27 (23.28%) Business Analysis
5 24 (20.69%) Asset Management
6 23 (19.83%) V-Model
7 21 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (17.24%) Test Management
9 19 (16.38%) Unit Testing
10 17 (14.66%) Software Architecture
10 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
11 16 (13.79%) OOP
11 16 (13.79%) 3D Visualisation
11 16 (13.79%) Mentoring
11 16 (13.79%) Linear Algebra
12 15 (12.93%) Test Strategy
13 14 (12.07%) Test Scripting
13 14 (12.07%) PRINCE2
13 14 (12.07%) UML
14 12 (10.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.38%) C#
2 16 (13.79%) C++
2 16 (13.79%) SQL
2 16 (13.79%) C
2 16 (13.79%) VC++
3 12 (10.34%) VB.NET
4 10 (8.62%) Java
5 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.72%) Perl
6 2 (1.72%) VBScript
6 2 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (31.03%) ISTQB
2 25 (21.55%) ISEB
3 19 (16.38%) Degree
4 10 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (8.62%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.59%) PMP
6 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.03%) Oracle
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago