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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 52 78 48
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 3 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.77% 0.36% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.44% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Waterfall
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
302 453 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.63% 82.66% 78.76%
Number of salaries quoted 240 346 270
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,428 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Leicester

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) XSLT
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Ajax
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
3 9 (56.25%) JSON
3 9 (56.25%) LINQ
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (43.75%) Internet
4 7 (43.75%) ERP
5 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) Data Integration
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
8 3 (18.75%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Development Manager
1 6 (37.50%) Software Development Manager
1 6 (37.50%) Software Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) XSLT
2 9 (56.25%) Ajax
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
2 9 (56.25%) JSON
2 9 (56.25%) LINQ
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
2 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) ERP
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
4 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) V-Model
6 1 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle