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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 45 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 12 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.50% 1.64% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 1.98% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +32.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Waterfall
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
420 354 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.50% 82.90% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 370 304 309
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Lancashire

Waterfall
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Blackburn - 8 £40,000 -
Preston +9 2 - -
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
Chorley - 1 £47,000 -
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 25 (89.29%) C#
4 20 (71.43%) Mentoring
5 19 (67.86%) SQL
6 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
6 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
6 15 (53.57%) CSS
6 15 (53.57%) MVC
7 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 14 (50.00%) Java
8 10 (35.71%) RESTful
8 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (35.71%) JSON
8 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
8 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
8 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
8 10 (35.71%) TDD
8 10 (35.71%) Billing
8 10 (35.71%) Subversion
8 10 (35.71%) Web Services
8 10 (35.71%) XML
8 10 (35.71%) HTML
8 10 (35.71%) Oracle
8 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 9 (32.14%) RPG
9 9 (32.14%) QA
9 9 (32.14%) iSeries
10 7 (25.00%) VB.NET

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
1 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Subversion
General
1 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
1 10 (35.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Team Leader
3 9 (32.14%) Development Team Leader
3 9 (32.14%) .NET Team Leader
3 9 (32.14%) Software Development Team Leader
3 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Software Team Leader
4 8 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Development Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
2 15 (53.57%) CSS
3 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (35.71%) JSON
4 10 (35.71%) RESTful
4 10 (35.71%) Web Services
4 10 (35.71%) XML
4 10 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (17.86%) Ajax
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) iSeries
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 15 (53.57%) MVC
4 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.29%) People Management
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.57%) Line Management
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
4 14 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) RPG
6 7 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) MCSD
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Pega