The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 31 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 0.57% 2.03% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 3.01% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% +7.22%
Waterfall
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
143 133 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 82.18% 67.51% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 134 132 250
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Knutsford

Waterfall
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) DB2
2 13 (92.86%) COBOL
2 13 (92.86%) CICS
2 13 (92.86%) Mainframe
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
3 12 (85.71%) Banking
3 12 (85.71%) J2EE
3 12 (85.71%) Java
3 12 (85.71%) UML
3 12 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (85.71%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (7.14%) CA Endevor
4 1 (7.14%) ClearCase

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 13 (92.86%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Architect
1 12 (85.71%) Designer
2 11 (78.57%) Applications Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DB2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) UML
2 12 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (85.71%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
3 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) COBOL
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) CA Endevor