The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 95 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 3 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% 0.98% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.17% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 7
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 857 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.68% 84.27% 77.67%
Number of salaries quoted 786 726 732
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Kent

Waterfall
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (66.67%) Retail
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree