The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 10.34% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £72,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Waterfall
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Home Counties region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 96.55% 84.38% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 5
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Home Counties region.

Waterfall Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Waterfall
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Test Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) HP