The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 123 197 167
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -30
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 134 47 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.94% 0.71% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.87% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 129 43 82
Average salary £45,000 £44,950 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.11% +3.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5696 5408 6287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.61% 81.89% 80.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4898 4534 5444
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Manchester +32 71 £44,000 -2.11% 11
Cheshire +10 30 £42,500 -22.72% 7
Lancashire +6 16 £47,000 -14.54% 2
Merseyside - 14 £62,500 - 3
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 288 (97.63%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (37.63%) Finance
3 73 (24.75%) Java
3 73 (24.75%) Project Management
4 68 (23.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (22.37%) SQL
5 66 (22.37%) .NET
6 55 (18.64%) PRINCE2
6 55 (18.64%) Retail
7 53 (17.97%) C#
8 49 (16.61%) J2EE
9 48 (16.27%) Banking
10 46 (15.59%) UML
11 45 (15.25%) Mentoring
12 43 (14.58%) Web Services
13 42 (14.24%) Microsoft
14 41 (13.90%) Business Analysis
15 39 (13.22%) JavaScript
16 38 (12.88%) ISEB
16 38 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (12.54%) QA
18 36 (12.20%) SQL Server
18 36 (12.20%) DB2
18 36 (12.20%) ASP.NET
19 34 (11.53%) Oracle
19 34 (11.53%) COBOL
19 34 (11.53%) CICS
20 33 (11.19%) CSS
21 32 (10.85%) Mainframe
21 32 (10.85%) .NET Framework

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 34 (11.53%) CICS
2 10 (3.39%) WordPress
3 9 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.03%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.68%) JBoss
7 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (4.07%) MS Project
2 11 (3.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.07%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (4.07%) Oracle Retail
2 7 (2.37%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.34%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.75%) Internet
2 8 (2.71%) HTTP
2 8 (2.71%) Wireless
3 5 (1.69%) FTP
4 3 (1.02%) Intranet
5 2 (0.68%) Extranet
5 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.20%) SQL Server
1 36 (12.20%) DB2
2 12 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (3.39%) MySQL
4 9 (3.05%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.71%) DTS
5 8 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.71%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.03%) MS Access
7 4 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.02%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.02%) QlikView
8 3 (1.02%) Spotfire
8 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.02%) OLAP
9 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.07%) Selenium
2 11 (3.73%) Subversion
2 11 (3.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.03%) ClearCase
4 6 (2.03%) JIRA
5 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.02%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.68%) Rational Rose
6 2 (0.68%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (37.63%) Finance
2 55 (18.64%) Retail
3 48 (16.27%) Banking
4 19 (6.44%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.73%) Billing
6 9 (3.05%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.36%) Automotive
7 4 (1.36%) Legal
7 4 (1.36%) Marketing
8 3 (1.02%) Electronics
9 2 (0.68%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (20.68%) Developer
2 58 (19.66%) Analyst
3 51 (17.29%) Architect
4 50 (16.95%) Project Manager
5 41 (13.90%) Business Analyst
6 32 (10.85%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (9.83%) Designer
8 18 (6.10%) Senior Developer
9 16 (5.42%) Test Manager
10 15 (5.08%) Software Team Leader
10 15 (5.08%) Team Leader
10 15 (5.08%) Applications Architect
11 14 (4.75%) Senior Manager
11 14 (4.75%) Development Team Leader
11 14 (4.75%) .NET Team Leader
11 14 (4.75%) Software Development Team Leader
12 13 (4.41%) IT Project Manager
12 13 (4.41%) PHP Developer
12 13 (4.41%) Solutions Designer
13 12 (4.07%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (22.37%) .NET
2 49 (16.61%) J2EE
3 43 (14.58%) Web Services
4 36 (12.20%) ASP.NET
5 33 (11.19%) CSS
6 32 (10.85%) .NET Framework
7 28 (9.49%) HTML
8 26 (8.81%) XML
9 20 (6.78%) jQuery
10 18 (6.10%) Ajax
11 14 (4.75%) HTML5
12 12 (4.07%) SOAP
12 12 (4.07%) WCF
12 12 (4.07%) CSS3
13 10 (3.39%) WSDL
14 9 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.71%) WinForms
15 8 (2.71%) LINQ
15 8 (2.71%) .NET Remoting
15 8 (2.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (10.85%) Mainframe
3 15 (5.08%) iSeries
4 14 (4.75%) PMI
5 10 (3.39%) Graphic Design
5 10 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.36%) User Experience
7 3 (1.02%) Open Source
7 3 (1.02%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.02%) IVR
8 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.68%) Statistics
8 2 (0.68%) VUI
9 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.41%) Windows
2 6 (2.03%) UNIX
3 4 (1.36%) Linux
4 2 (0.68%) Windows CE
4 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (97.63%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (24.75%) Project Management
3 68 (23.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (18.64%) PRINCE2
5 46 (15.59%) UML
6 45 (15.25%) Mentoring
7 41 (13.90%) Business Analysis
8 29 (9.83%) Scrum
9 26 (8.81%) Risk Analysis
10 23 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (7.80%) Risk Management
11 22 (7.46%) MVC
12 20 (6.78%) Software Engineering
13 19 (6.44%) Unit Testing
13 19 (6.44%) E-Commerce
14 18 (6.10%) TOGAF
15 17 (5.76%) OO
16 16 (5.42%) TDD
16 16 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (5.08%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.75%) Java
2 66 (22.37%) SQL
3 53 (17.97%) C#
4 39 (13.22%) JavaScript
5 34 (11.53%) COBOL
6 18 (6.10%) PHP
6 18 (6.10%) T-SQL
7 15 (5.08%) RPG
8 8 (2.71%) VB
9 6 (2.03%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.36%) C
10 4 (1.36%) C++
10 4 (1.36%) Python
10 4 (1.36%) PHP5
11 3 (1.02%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.02%) Ruby
11 3 (1.02%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.02%) Perl
12 2 (0.68%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.68%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 38 (12.88%) ISEB
2 25 (8.47%) Degree
3 23 (7.80%) ISTQB
4 17 (5.76%) PMI Certification
5 9 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.05%) MCSD
6 7 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.36%) PMP
8 4 (1.36%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.02%) HND
10 2 (0.68%) HNC
10 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.34%) CBAP
11 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.54%) QA
2 10 (3.39%) ISO 9001
3 9 (3.05%) SLA
4 8 (2.71%) ISO 14001
4 8 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 42 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.53%) Oracle
3 5 (1.69%) Business Objects
4 3 (1.02%) Zend
5 2 (0.68%) SAP
5 2 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.34%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.34%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.34%) Telerik
6 1 (0.34%) Google
6 1 (0.34%) Northgate
6 1 (0.34%) Progress
6 1 (0.34%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.34%) Sage
6 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
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Posted: Yesterday
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