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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 180 126 139
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +13
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 76 147 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 2.00% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 2.56% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 62 107 97
Average salary £44,950 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,127 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.44% +15.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5836 5741 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.22% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 4720 4681
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 42 £40,000 +8.84% 5
Cheshire -33 21 £53,750 +53.57% 5
Lancashire 0 9 £55,000 +80.32% 1
Merseyside -19 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (38.02%) Scrum
2 36 (29.75%) Java
3 31 (25.62%) Finance
4 29 (23.97%) Project Management
4 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (23.14%) Business Analysis
5 28 (23.14%) .NET
6 27 (22.31%) PRINCE2
7 25 (20.66%) C#
7 25 (20.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (19.83%) J2EE
9 23 (19.01%) E-Commerce
10 22 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 19 (15.70%) SQL
11 19 (15.70%) MS Visio
12 17 (14.05%) UML
13 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
13 16 (13.22%) SQL Server
14 14 (11.57%) Test Scripting
15 13 (10.74%) TDD
15 13 (10.74%) HTML
15 13 (10.74%) PHP
16 12 (9.92%) JavaScript
16 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
16 12 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (9.92%) Degree
17 11 (9.09%) Retail
17 11 (9.09%) SOA
17 11 (9.09%) PMI Certification
18 10 (8.26%) PMI

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (4.96%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.48%) Jetty
2 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (15.70%) MS Visio
2 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.96%) MS Office
4 3 (2.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) Intranet
1 4 (3.31%) Internet
2 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.48%) MySQL
5 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.83%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Rational Rose
2 7 (5.79%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.13%) Selenium
4 4 (3.31%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.48%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.48%) JMeter
5 3 (2.48%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.65%) JUnit
6 2 (1.65%) NUnit
6 2 (1.65%) Subversion
6 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.83%) JIRA
7 1 (0.83%) WinRunner
General
1 31 (25.62%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Retail
3 5 (4.13%) Banking
3 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.31%) Marketing
5 3 (2.48%) Advertising
6 2 (1.65%) Electronics
6 2 (1.65%) Military
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (39.67%) Analyst
2 26 (21.49%) Business Analyst
3 24 (19.83%) Developer
4 22 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 17 (14.05%) Systems Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) Delivery Manager
7 11 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 9 (7.44%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.44%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.44%) Agile Business Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) Delivery Project Manager
9 8 (6.61%) Development Manager
9 8 (6.61%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.61%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.61%) Systems Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Head of Development
11 6 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) IT Project Manager
12 5 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (4.13%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.14%) .NET
2 24 (19.83%) J2EE
3 22 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 13 (10.74%) HTML
5 10 (8.26%) CSS
6 8 (6.61%) Web Services
6 8 (6.61%) WCF
7 7 (5.79%) Java EE
8 6 (4.96%) EJB
8 6 (4.96%) Middleware
8 6 (4.96%) JPA
9 5 (4.13%) Spring
10 4 (3.31%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.31%) XML
10 4 (3.31%) Struts
10 4 (3.31%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.48%) OC4J
11 3 (2.48%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) PMI
2 6 (4.96%) Mainframe
2 6 (4.96%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (4.13%) NHS
4 4 (3.31%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Open Source
6 1 (0.83%) New Media
6 1 (0.83%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) UNIX
1 7 (5.79%) Windows
2 4 (3.31%) Linux
3 3 (2.48%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Vista
3 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.48%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.65%) Android
4 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.02%) Scrum
2 29 (23.97%) Project Management
2 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (23.14%) Business Analysis
4 27 (22.31%) PRINCE2
5 25 (20.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (19.01%) E-Commerce
7 17 (14.05%) UML
8 14 (11.57%) Test Scripting
9 13 (10.74%) TDD
10 12 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (9.09%) SOA
12 10 (8.26%) CRM
12 10 (8.26%) OO
13 9 (7.44%) RAD
13 9 (7.44%) Configuration Management
13 9 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (6.61%) User Stories
14 8 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (6.61%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.75%) Java
2 25 (20.66%) C#
3 19 (15.70%) SQL
4 13 (10.74%) PHP
5 12 (9.92%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.44%) C
7 6 (4.96%) Python
8 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.48%) PHP5
10 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.65%) C++
10 2 (1.65%) Perl
10 2 (1.65%) Ruby
10 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.83%) Delphi
11 1 (0.83%) VBA
11 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (9.92%) Degree
2 11 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 9 (7.44%) PMP
4 7 (5.79%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.79%) ISEB
5 5 (4.13%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.65%) MCSA
7 2 (1.65%) RHCE
7 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.65%) Puppet
2 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.61%) Oracle
3 6 (4.96%) IBM
4 5 (4.13%) Intel
5 3 (2.48%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.48%) JBoss
5 3 (2.48%) VMware
6 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.65%) Zend
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Siebel
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
Cheshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,500 per annum (6 Month fixed Term Contract + Benefits)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago