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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 26 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.65% 1.45% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 1.82% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -41.93%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Waterfall
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
171 110 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 89.06% 79.71% 77.43%
Number of salaries quoted 136 68 140
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in the Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (55.56%) Web Development
4 5 (55.56%) Graphic Design
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) JDBC
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) Servlets
5 2 (22.22%) Struts
5 2 (22.22%) EJB

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) JBehave
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (22.22%) JDeveloper
2 2 (22.22%) Log4j
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) JDBC
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (22.22%) Servlets
3 2 (22.22%) Struts
3 2 (22.22%) EJB
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) JPA
3 2 (22.22%) XSLT
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Graphic Design
2 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) V-Model
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Coverity
2 2 (22.22%) Guidewire
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle