The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 35 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 9 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.71% 0.44% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 0.54% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £58,800 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Waterfall
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
263 373 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 79.22% 81.26% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 212 308 335
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Liverpool

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (64.29%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) SilkTest
6 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) XBRL
6 3 (21.43%) ISEB
6 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) SOAP

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
1 3 (21.43%) SilkTest
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
1 3 (21.43%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) XBRL
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Test Management
2 3 (21.43%) UML
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) V-Model
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) RUP
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) ANSI SQL
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Teradata