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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 82 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 9 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.94% 1.27% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.53% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 6
Average salary £67,500 £41,250 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £37,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
768 1043 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.08% 82.98% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 687 812 764
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Kent

Waterfall
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge -4 1 £70,000 +33.33%
Tunbridge Wells -9 1 £43,500 +16.00%
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) Project Management
4 8 (44.44%) Banking
5 7 (38.89%) Coaching
5 7 (38.89%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) UNIX
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (27.78%) OO
6 5 (27.78%) DSDM
6 5 (27.78%) EAI
6 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 5 (27.78%) Mainframe
6 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
6 5 (27.78%) Change Control
6 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
6 5 (27.78%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) Social Media
6 5 (27.78%) People Management
6 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (22.22%) Line Management
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
8 3 (16.67%) HP
8 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (16.67%) Middleware

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
1 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Manager
2 4 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mainframe
1 5 (27.78%) Social Media
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Coaching
4 5 (27.78%) People Management
4 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) Change Control
4 5 (27.78%) DevOps
4 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (27.78%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) DSDM
4 5 (27.78%) EAI
4 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (22.22%) Line Management
6 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Sun