The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 35 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 15 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.99% 4.99% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 5.90% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 6
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £45,000 £58,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £73,750 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Waterfall
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 390 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.50% 84.60% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 287 306 228
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Luton

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Luton region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Luton

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) SDLC
3 21 (60.00%) SQL
4 20 (57.14%) Finance
5 17 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 15 (42.86%) .NET
7 14 (40.00%) Scrum
8 13 (37.14%) VB
8 13 (37.14%) C#
8 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
9 12 (34.29%) MS Office
9 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
9 12 (34.29%) CSS
9 12 (34.29%) HTML
9 12 (34.29%) C
9 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
9 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
10 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
10 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (25.71%) Windows
12 8 (22.86%) Cognos
12 8 (22.86%) Client/Server
12 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
12 8 (22.86%) Cognos TM1
12 8 (22.86%) Change Management
12 8 (22.86%) Agresso
12 8 (22.86%) jQuery
12 8 (22.86%) Wall Street Systems

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Project
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Agresso
1 8 (22.86%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (11.43%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 16 (45.71%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) AWS Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Development Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Designer
8 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) CSS
2 12 (34.29%) HTML
3 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
4 8 (22.86%) jQuery
5 7 (20.00%) HTML5
5 7 (20.00%) CSS3
6 3 (8.57%) Ajax
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.57%) JSON
6 3 (8.57%) XML
6 3 (8.57%) Middleware
7 1 (2.86%) Spring
7 1 (2.86%) JMS
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.86%) EJB
7 1 (2.86%) J2EE
7 1 (2.86%) JDBC
7 1 (2.86%) Servlets
7 1 (2.86%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
2 8 (22.86%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.71%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000
2 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) SDLC
3 17 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (40.00%) Scrum
5 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Change Management
7 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (20.00%) Project Management
8 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
9 5 (14.29%) UML
9 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 5 (14.29%) Line Management
10 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
10 4 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (11.43%) RAD
10 4 (11.43%) DSDM
10 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (11.43%) PRINCE
11 2 (5.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) VB
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) C
4 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) Java
6 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (11.43%) PMP
2 4 (11.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Wall Street Systems
2 8 (22.86%) Cognos
3 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.86%) OpenText
4 1 (2.86%) Endeca
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.86%) hybris