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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 148 153 155
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 105 98 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.61% 1.37% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.65% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 84 87 96
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,150 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
5623 5954 5806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.15% 83.33% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4563 4732 4929
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 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
Manchester +29 63 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Cheshire -15 24 £46,250 -15.90% 4
Merseyside +17 9 £55,750 +39.37% 7
Lancashire -6 5 £42,500 -9.57% 3
Cumbria - 1 £45,000 - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 191 (93.63%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (27.45%) Finance
3 49 (24.02%) PRINCE2
4 47 (23.04%) .NET
5 46 (22.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (21.57%) Project Management
7 41 (20.10%) Java
8 40 (19.61%) Scrum
9 39 (19.12%) Degree
9 39 (19.12%) SDLC
10 38 (18.63%) Retail
10 38 (18.63%) Microsoft
11 30 (14.71%) HTML
11 30 (14.71%) QA
12 29 (14.22%) JavaScript
13 27 (13.24%) SQL
13 27 (13.24%) Oracle
14 25 (12.25%) SQL Server
14 25 (12.25%) ISEB
15 24 (11.76%) Business Analysis
15 24 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (10.78%) Software Engineering
17 22 (10.78%) C#
18 21 (10.29%) BDD
18 21 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
19 20 (9.80%) Banking
19 20 (9.80%) TDD
20 19 (9.31%) XML
21 18 (8.82%) CSS

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.98%) CMS
3 2 (0.98%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.49%) Node.js
4 1 (0.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.49%) CICS
Applications
1 15 (7.35%) MS Project
2 12 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.92%) MS Office
4 4 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Magento
2 4 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.98%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.49%) SaaS
1 1 (0.49%) Heroku
1 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.90%) Wireless
2 8 (3.92%) Internet
3 5 (2.45%) HTTP
4 3 (1.47%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.49%) SSL
5 1 (0.49%) Intranet
5 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.96%) DB2
4 4 (1.96%) MySQL
4 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.98%) OLAP
6 2 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) Big Data
7 1 (0.49%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 24 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.90%) JIRA
4 9 (4.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.45%) Subversion
6 4 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.47%) Selenium
7 3 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.98%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.98%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.49%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.49%) SilkTest
9 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.49%) WinRunner
9 1 (0.49%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.49%) MSTest
9 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 56 (27.45%) Finance
2 38 (18.63%) Retail
3 20 (9.80%) Banking
4 11 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.90%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.41%) Games
7 4 (1.96%) Electronics
8 3 (1.47%) Legal
8 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.47%) Advertising
8 3 (1.47%) Marketing
8 3 (1.47%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.49%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (27.94%) Project Manager
2 40 (19.61%) Analyst
3 38 (18.63%) Developer
4 26 (12.75%) Business Analyst
5 16 (7.84%) Architect
6 14 (6.86%) Software Manager
7 12 (5.88%) Test Manager
7 12 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 12 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (5.39%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.90%) Business Manager
10 9 (4.41%) Graduate
10 9 (4.41%) Test Analyst
10 9 (4.41%) Development Manager
10 9 (4.41%) Graduate Software Developer
10 9 (4.41%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (4.41%) C# Developer
11 8 (3.92%) IT Project Manager
11 8 (3.92%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.04%) .NET
2 30 (14.71%) HTML
3 19 (9.31%) XML
4 18 (8.82%) CSS
4 18 (8.82%) Web Services
5 16 (7.84%) HTML5
6 14 (6.86%) ASP.NET
7 12 (5.88%) jQuery
8 9 (4.41%) J2EE
9 8 (3.92%) WCF
10 7 (3.43%) WSDL
10 7 (3.43%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.94%) CSS3
12 5 (2.45%) RESTful
12 5 (2.45%) JSON
12 5 (2.45%) REST
13 4 (1.96%) Zend Framework
13 4 (1.96%) SOAP
13 4 (1.96%) JSP
14 3 (1.47%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.86%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.94%) User Experience
5 3 (1.47%) PMI
5 3 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.47%) FMCG
5 3 (1.47%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.47%) GIS
6 2 (0.98%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.49%) Equities
7 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.90%) Linux
2 7 (3.43%) Windows
3 4 (1.96%) Windows CE
4 3 (1.47%) UNIX
4 3 (1.47%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.47%) AIX
5 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (93.63%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (24.02%) PRINCE2
3 46 (22.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (21.57%) Project Management
5 40 (19.61%) Scrum
6 39 (19.12%) SDLC
7 24 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 22 (10.78%) Software Engineering
9 21 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (10.29%) BDD
10 20 (9.80%) TDD
11 18 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (8.82%) Line Management
12 16 (7.84%) Mentoring
12 16 (7.84%) People Management
13 15 (7.35%) UML
13 15 (7.35%) ITIL
13 15 (7.35%) Web Development
14 14 (6.86%) Risk Management
15 12 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.10%) Java
2 29 (14.22%) JavaScript
3 27 (13.24%) SQL
4 22 (10.78%) C#
5 17 (8.33%) PHP
6 15 (7.35%) C++
7 9 (4.41%) C
8 5 (2.45%) Perl
9 4 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.96%) Embedded C
9 4 (1.96%) Embedded C++
10 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.98%) RPG
10 2 (0.98%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.49%) COBOL
11 1 (0.49%) VC++
11 1 (0.49%) Python
11 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (19.12%) Degree
2 25 (12.25%) ISEB
3 14 (6.86%) ISTQB
4 12 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 9 (4.41%) PMP
6 6 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.96%) HNC
8 4 (1.96%) HND
9 3 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.47%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.47%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.47%) CGEIT
9 3 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.71%) QA
2 6 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.47%) COBIT
4 2 (0.98%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.49%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.24%) Oracle
3 6 (2.94%) Capita
4 5 (2.45%) Zend
4 5 (2.45%) IBM
5 2 (0.98%) Teradata
5 2 (0.98%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.49%) VMware
6 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.49%) Pega
6 1 (0.49%) SAP
6 1 (0.49%) Unisys
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco
6 1 (0.49%) Sun
6 1 (0.49%) Citrix
6 1 (0.49%) Juniper
Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Crowder Consulting
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £90,000 per annum c£90K
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + BUPA, holidays, excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Lancashire
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 23 days ago