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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 77 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 35 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.33% 0.92% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 1.13% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 17
Average salary £50,000 £39,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% +31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,560 £25,446
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +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
1279 1148 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.32% 81.59% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 857 731 674
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 30 October 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.29%) Degree
3 28 (40.00%) Finance
4 21 (30.00%) .NET
5 19 (27.14%) Visual Studio
5 19 (27.14%) C#
5 19 (27.14%) UNIX
5 19 (27.14%) TDD
5 19 (27.14%) Computer Science
6 18 (25.71%) Windows
7 17 (24.29%) Subversion
7 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
8 16 (22.86%) Mathematics
8 16 (22.86%) WPF
8 16 (22.86%) Visualisation
8 16 (22.86%) Qt
8 16 (22.86%) Software Architecture
8 16 (22.86%) CUDA
8 16 (22.86%) Direct3D
8 16 (22.86%) 3D Visualisation
8 16 (22.86%) Linear Algebra
8 16 (22.86%) Electronics
8 16 (22.86%) Software Engineering
8 16 (22.86%) OOP
8 16 (22.86%) VC++
8 16 (22.86%) STL
8 16 (22.86%) C++
8 16 (22.86%) C
8 16 (22.86%) MFC
8 16 (22.86%) OpenGL

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (4.29%) IIS
1 3 (4.29%) JBoss
2 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.86%) Temenos T24
2 2 (2.86%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.71%) HTTP
3 3 (4.29%) DNS
4 2 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Visual Studio
2 17 (24.29%) Subversion
3 15 (21.43%) JIRA
4 14 (20.00%) Selenium
5 7 (10.00%) Fiddler
5 7 (10.00%) Bugzilla
5 7 (10.00%) FogBugz
6 4 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (4.29%) LoadRunner
7 3 (4.29%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.43%) Maven
General
1 28 (40.00%) Finance
2 16 (22.86%) Electronics
3 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 10 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Analyst
2 17 (24.29%) Business Analyst
3 16 (22.86%) Software Engineer
4 13 (18.57%) Test Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) QA Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Lead Test Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Software Manager
9 3 (4.29%) Software Test Manager
9 3 (4.29%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Architect
10 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) .NET
2 16 (22.86%) MFC
2 16 (22.86%) STL
2 16 (22.86%) OpenGL
2 16 (22.86%) WPF
2 16 (22.86%) Qt
2 16 (22.86%) Direct3D
3 7 (10.00%) HTML
3 7 (10.00%) XML
3 7 (10.00%) CSS
4 6 (8.57%) Web Services
5 4 (5.71%) HTML5
5 4 (5.71%) CSS3
6 3 (4.29%) jQuery
6 3 (4.29%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.29%) JSON
6 3 (4.29%) XSD
6 3 (4.29%) JSP
6 3 (4.29%) SOAP
6 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Computer Science
2 16 (22.86%) Visualisation
2 16 (22.86%) Mathematics
2 16 (22.86%) CUDA
3 13 (18.57%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.71%) User Experience
4 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.29%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.29%) iSeries
6 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.43%) EPoS
7 1 (1.43%) Open Source
7 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) UNIX
2 18 (25.71%) Windows
3 4 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) TDD
3 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
4 16 (22.86%) Software Engineering
4 16 (22.86%) OOP
4 16 (22.86%) Software Architecture
4 16 (22.86%) 3D Visualisation
4 16 (22.86%) Linear Algebra
5 14 (20.00%) Project Management
6 12 (17.14%) Scrum
7 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.00%) People Management
8 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 7 (10.00%) System Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Regression Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) C#
2 16 (22.86%) C++
2 16 (22.86%) VC++
2 16 (22.86%) C
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) Java
5 7 (10.00%) Perl
6 5 (7.14%) Python
6 5 (7.14%) Ruby
7 3 (4.29%) PHP
7 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.29%) VBScript
7 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (44.29%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) ISEB
3 6 (8.57%) CBAP
3 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.29%) PMP
5 3 (4.29%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) IBM
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.29%) HP
1 3 (4.29%) Google
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle
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