The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 47 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 11 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.24% 0.47% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 0.54% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £53,750 - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
409 557 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.30% 87.30% 75.17%
Number of salaries quoted 345 492 388
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Merseyside

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Waterfall
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
Liverpool - 11 £53,750 -
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) UML
3 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) PHP
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) OLAP
6 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) RUP
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
6 3 (21.43%) Spotfire
6 3 (21.43%) QlikView
6 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) OLAP
1 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (21.43%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) Spotfire
1 3 (21.43%) QlikView
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Java Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
1 7 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
1 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) UML
2 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) RUP
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle