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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 69 76 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 26 38 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.00% 2.42% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.82% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 3
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,127
% change year-on-year
- -2.44%
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
1122 1348 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.24% 85.70% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 669 874 517
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 69 (97.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.25%) Finance
3 25 (35.21%) ISEB
4 24 (33.80%) ISTQB
5 22 (30.99%) V-Model
6 19 (26.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (26.76%) Mentoring
6 19 (26.76%) TDD
6 19 (26.76%) C#
7 18 (25.35%) .NET
7 18 (25.35%) Windows
7 18 (25.35%) Degree
7 18 (25.35%) Analytics
7 18 (25.35%) Unit Testing
8 17 (23.94%) WPF
8 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
8 17 (23.94%) Banking
8 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
8 17 (23.94%) UNIX
8 17 (23.94%) Project Management
9 16 (22.54%) Ethernet
9 16 (22.54%) VC++
9 16 (22.54%) OOP
9 16 (22.54%) C
9 16 (22.54%) STL
9 16 (22.54%) C++
9 16 (22.54%) MFC
9 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
9 16 (22.54%) Electronics
9 16 (22.54%) Subversion

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.41%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.41%) JBoss
1 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.41%) SAS
1 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Project
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
1 16 (22.54%) Subversion
2 3 (4.23%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) JMeter
3 2 (2.82%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.82%) Fiddler
3 2 (2.82%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.41%) Behat
4 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.41%) QAComplete
4 1 (1.41%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.41%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.41%) PVCS
4 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.41%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 17 (23.94%) Banking
3 16 (22.54%) Electronics
4 2 (2.82%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.41%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Software Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Project Manager
3 13 (18.31%) Test Manager
4 11 (15.49%) Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) Junior
6 9 (12.68%) Junior Project Manager
7 8 (11.27%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Project Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Development Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Performance Test Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Performance Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Manager
11 1 (1.41%) Agile Business Analyst
11 1 (1.41%) QA Leader
11 1 (1.41%) Automation Tester
11 1 (1.41%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) .NET
2 17 (23.94%) WPF
3 16 (22.54%) STL
3 16 (22.54%) MFC
4 15 (21.13%) Direct3D
4 15 (21.13%) Qt
4 15 (21.13%) OpenGL
5 2 (2.82%) WinForms
6 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.41%) Java EE
6 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.41%) SOAP
6 1 (1.41%) HTML
6 1 (1.41%) J2EE
6 1 (1.41%) JMS
6 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
2 16 (22.54%) Mathematics
2 16 (22.54%) Visualisation
3 15 (21.13%) CUDA
4 9 (12.68%) PMI
5 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.41%) iSeries
7 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.41%) EPoS
7 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.41%) Derivative
7 1 (1.41%) Equities
7 1 (1.41%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (97.18%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.99%) V-Model
3 19 (26.76%) Mentoring
3 19 (26.76%) TDD
4 18 (25.35%) Analytics
4 18 (25.35%) Unit Testing
5 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
5 17 (23.94%) Project Management
6 16 (22.54%) OOP
6 16 (22.54%) 3D Visualisation
6 16 (22.54%) Software Architecture
6 16 (22.54%) Linear Algebra
7 15 (21.13%) Coaching
8 12 (16.90%) PRINCE2
9 10 (14.08%) Resource Management
10 9 (12.68%) RUP
11 6 (8.45%) Automated Testing
12 5 (7.04%) Scrum
13 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing
13 4 (5.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) C#
2 16 (22.54%) VC++
2 16 (22.54%) C
2 16 (22.54%) C++
3 4 (5.63%) Java
3 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.63%) SQL
4 3 (4.23%) Perl
4 3 (4.23%) Python
5 2 (2.82%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) ISEB
2 24 (33.80%) ISTQB
3 19 (26.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (25.35%) Degree
5 11 (15.49%) PMI Certification
6 9 (12.68%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (2.82%) PMP
8 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Niku
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.41%) Planview
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago