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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 151 152 169
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 93 102 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 1.39% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.79% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 82 96 75
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 £33,150 £29,700 £34,000
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
5698 5700 5697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 80.90% 77.91% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4534 4846 5017
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,000
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 23 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 23 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 -19 45 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Cheshire +14 38 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Lancashire +6 7 £47,000 +51.61% 3
Merseyside -5 5 £40,000 -3.03%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 56 (34.15%) Scrum
2 49 (29.88%) Java
3 48 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (28.66%) Project Management
5 43 (26.22%) Finance
6 37 (22.56%) PRINCE2
6 37 (22.56%) UML
7 35 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (20.12%) J2EE
9 31 (18.90%) C#
10 29 (17.68%) .NET
11 27 (16.46%) Business Analysis
12 24 (14.63%) QA
13 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (13.41%) Banking
13 22 (13.41%) ASP.NET
14 21 (12.80%) MS Excel
15 20 (12.20%) DB2
15 20 (12.20%) SQL
15 20 (12.20%) COBOL
15 20 (12.20%) CICS
15 20 (12.20%) Mainframe
15 20 (12.20%) Risk Analysis
16 19 (11.59%) MS Visio
17 17 (10.37%) ISEB
18 16 (9.76%) Windows
19 15 (9.15%) Degree
20 14 (8.54%) SQL Server
20 14 (8.54%) PMI Certification
20 14 (8.54%) PRINCE2 Certification

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 20 (12.20%) CICS
2 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.83%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.22%) WordPress
4 2 (1.22%) Confluence
4 2 (1.22%) ArchestrA
4 2 (1.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.59%) MS Visio
3 13 (7.93%) MS Project
4 4 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.83%) FTP
3 2 (1.22%) Internet
3 2 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.20%) DB2
2 14 (8.54%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.05%) MySQL
5 2 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Selenium
2 7 (4.27%) Subversion
2 7 (4.27%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.66%) JIRA
4 5 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (3.05%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.44%) ClearCase
5 4 (2.44%) Rational Rose
6 3 (1.83%) JUnit
6 3 (1.83%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.83%) JMeter
6 3 (1.83%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.83%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.22%) NUnit
7 2 (1.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (26.22%) Finance
2 22 (13.41%) Banking
3 13 (7.93%) Retail
4 10 (6.10%) Advertising
5 2 (1.22%) Games
5 2 (1.22%) Military
5 2 (1.22%) Electronics
5 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (29.27%) Analyst
2 33 (20.12%) Architect
3 29 (17.68%) Project Manager
4 27 (16.46%) Business Analyst
5 19 (11.59%) Test Analyst
5 19 (11.59%) Applications Architect
6 18 (10.98%) Designer
7 16 (9.76%) Developer
8 11 (6.71%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (6.10%) Senior Test Analyst
9 10 (6.10%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (5.49%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (5.49%) Tester
11 8 (4.88%) Programme Manager
11 8 (4.88%) Solutions Designer
11 8 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
12 7 (4.27%) Development Manager
12 7 (4.27%) Team Leader
13 6 (3.66%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.12%) J2EE
2 29 (17.68%) .NET
3 22 (13.41%) ASP.NET
4 13 (7.93%) HTML
5 11 (6.71%) CSS
6 7 (4.27%) Web Services
6 7 (4.27%) Middleware
7 6 (3.66%) XML
7 6 (3.66%) .NET Framework
7 6 (3.66%) Java EE
8 5 (3.05%) jQuery
9 4 (2.44%) WCF
9 4 (2.44%) WPF
9 4 (2.44%) EJB
10 3 (1.83%) Spring
10 3 (1.83%) Ajax
10 3 (1.83%) JPA
10 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.22%) HTML5
11 2 (1.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.20%) Mainframe
2 13 (7.93%) PMI
3 4 (2.44%) NHS
3 4 (2.44%) iSeries
3 4 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.22%) PDA
5 2 (1.22%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.61%) EPoS
6 1 (0.61%) Open Source
6 1 (0.61%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.76%) Windows
2 13 (7.93%) Linux
3 10 (6.10%) UNIX
4 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.22%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.22%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.22%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.61%) AIX
5 1 (0.61%) HPUX
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.15%) Scrum
2 48 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (28.66%) Project Management
4 37 (22.56%) PRINCE2
4 37 (22.56%) UML
5 35 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (16.46%) Business Analysis
7 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (12.20%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (7.32%) TDD
10 11 (6.71%) RUP
11 10 (6.10%) Portfolio Management
12 9 (5.49%) V-Model
12 9 (5.49%) Test Automation
12 9 (5.49%) User Stories
12 9 (5.49%) OO
12 9 (5.49%) SOA
12 9 (5.49%) Risk Management
12 9 (5.49%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.88%) Java
2 31 (18.90%) C#
3 20 (12.20%) COBOL
3 20 (12.20%) SQL
4 13 (7.93%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.32%) PHP
6 10 (6.10%) C
7 6 (3.66%) C++
7 6 (3.66%) Python
8 4 (2.44%) Ada
8 4 (2.44%) RPG
8 4 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.22%) PHP5
9 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.61%) Ruby
10 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.61%) VBA
10 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (10.37%) ISEB
2 15 (9.15%) Degree
3 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
3 14 (8.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (8.54%) PMI Certification
4 13 (7.93%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.49%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.05%) PMP
6 5 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.22%) MCSA
7 2 (1.22%) RHCE
7 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.61%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.22%) Puppet
2 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (7.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.71%) Oracle
3 8 (4.88%) HP
4 6 (3.66%) VMware
5 5 (3.05%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.83%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.83%) IBM
7 2 (1.22%) Remedy
7 2 (1.22%) Wonderware
8 1 (0.61%) Zend
8 1 (0.61%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.61%) SAP
8 1 (0.61%) Siebel
8 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Market-Leading Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000-£55,000+ PA Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £40,500 to £44,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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