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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 49 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 9 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.83% 0.77% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.92% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Average salary £55,750 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.37% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £40,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
383 544 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 78.00% 83.95% 83.91%
Number of salaries quoted 284 451 441
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Liverpool +21 8 £66,500 +66.25% 4
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (16.67%) Teradata
5 2 (16.67%) DB2
5 2 (16.67%) OLAP
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (16.67%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) ISTQB

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (8.33%) SilkTest
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) MFC
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XBRL
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Mason
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) RUP
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) VC++
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Teradata
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft