The first table below looks at the demand for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 143 137 173
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +36
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 102 104 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.42% 1.44% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.85% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 91 95 71
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,760 £29,600 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5853 5624 5752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.35% 77.92% 76.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4775 5046
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in the North West

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in the North West

Waterfall
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Manchester -18 49 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Cheshire +4 39 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Lancashire +6 11 £47,000 +56.66% 7
Merseyside -4 5 £40,000 -3.03%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 53 (32.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 49 (29.70%) Scrum
3 46 (27.88%) Java
3 46 (27.88%) Project Management
4 45 (27.27%) Finance
5 40 (24.24%) UML
6 39 (23.64%) PRINCE2
7 36 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (20.61%) J2EE
9 30 (18.18%) C#
10 29 (17.58%) .NET
11 26 (15.76%) Banking
11 26 (15.76%) QA
12 23 (13.94%) Mainframe
12 23 (13.94%) CICS
12 23 (13.94%) COBOL
12 23 (13.94%) DB2
12 23 (13.94%) Business Analysis
12 23 (13.94%) Risk Analysis
13 22 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (12.73%) ASP.NET
15 17 (10.30%) Windows
15 17 (10.30%) MS Excel
15 17 (10.30%) ISEB
15 17 (10.30%) Degree
16 16 (9.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 15 (9.09%) MS Visio
17 15 (9.09%) SQL Server
17 15 (9.09%) SQL
18 14 (8.48%) MS Project

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 23 (13.94%) CICS
2 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.82%) WordPress
4 2 (1.21%) Confluence
4 2 (1.21%) ArchestrA
4 2 (1.21%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.61%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (10.30%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 14 (8.48%) MS Project
4 2 (1.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) FTP
2 2 (1.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.21%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.94%) DB2
2 15 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.64%) MySQL
4 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.24%) Subversion
3 6 (3.64%) Selenium
3 6 (3.64%) JIRA
4 5 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.42%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.82%) JUnit
6 3 (1.82%) Rational Rose
6 3 (1.82%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.21%) NUnit
7 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.61%) JMeter
8 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.61%) Gradle
General
1 45 (27.27%) Finance
2 26 (15.76%) Banking
3 14 (8.48%) Retail
4 11 (6.67%) Advertising
5 2 (1.21%) Legal
5 2 (1.21%) Games
5 2 (1.21%) Military
5 2 (1.21%) Electronics
5 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.21%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (26.06%) Analyst
2 37 (22.42%) Architect
3 32 (19.39%) Project Manager
4 24 (14.55%) Business Analyst
5 22 (13.33%) Applications Architect
6 21 (12.73%) Designer
7 17 (10.30%) Test Analyst
7 17 (10.30%) Developer
8 13 (7.88%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
9 10 (6.06%) Solutions Designer
10 9 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (5.45%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.85%) Programme Manager
12 7 (4.24%) Tester
12 7 (4.24%) Development Manager
12 7 (4.24%) Systems Analyst
12 7 (4.24%) .NET Team Leader
13 6 (3.64%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.61%) J2EE
2 29 (17.58%) .NET
3 21 (12.73%) ASP.NET
4 13 (7.88%) HTML
5 11 (6.67%) CSS
6 8 (4.85%) .NET Framework
6 8 (4.85%) Web Services
7 7 (4.24%) jQuery
8 6 (3.64%) Java EE
8 6 (3.64%) XML
9 5 (3.03%) Middleware
9 5 (3.03%) WPF
10 4 (2.42%) WCF
10 4 (2.42%) Ajax
10 4 (2.42%) EJB
11 3 (1.82%) Spring
11 3 (1.82%) JPA
11 3 (1.82%) CSS3
11 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.94%) Mainframe
2 12 (7.27%) PMI
3 6 (3.64%) iSeries
4 4 (2.42%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.82%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.21%) PDA
6 2 (1.21%) NHS
6 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) New Media
7 1 (0.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.30%) Windows
2 13 (7.88%) Linux
3 6 (3.64%) UNIX
4 2 (1.21%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.21%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.21%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.61%) AIX
5 1 (0.61%) HPUX
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 49 (29.70%) Scrum
3 46 (27.88%) Project Management
4 40 (24.24%) UML
5 39 (23.64%) PRINCE2
6 36 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (13.94%) Business Analysis
7 23 (13.94%) Risk Analysis
8 22 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
9 10 (6.06%) TDD
10 9 (5.45%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.45%) OO
10 9 (5.45%) SOA
10 9 (5.45%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.45%) Project Planning
10 9 (5.45%) Use Case
10 9 (5.45%) V-Model
11 8 (4.85%) Test Automation
11 8 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (27.88%) Java
2 30 (18.18%) C#
3 23 (13.94%) COBOL
4 15 (9.09%) SQL
5 13 (7.88%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.67%) PHP
7 10 (6.06%) C
8 6 (3.64%) RPG
9 4 (2.42%) Ada
9 4 (2.42%) Python
9 4 (2.42%) C++
10 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.21%) PHP5
11 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.61%) Perl
11 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) Ruby
11 1 (0.61%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 17 (10.30%) ISEB
1 17 (10.30%) Degree
2 16 (9.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (7.88%) PMI Certification
4 11 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.64%) ISTQB
7 5 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (2.42%) PMP
9 3 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.21%) RHCE
10 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.21%) MCSA
11 1 (0.61%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.21%) Puppet
2 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (6.67%) Oracle
2 9 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.24%) HP
4 6 (3.64%) VMware
5 3 (1.82%) IBM
5 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.21%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.21%) Wonderware
6 2 (1.21%) Remedy
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) Siebel
7 1 (0.61%) Progress
7 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.61%) Zend
7 1 (0.61%) EPiServer
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