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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 160 122 165
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +43
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 96 145 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.43% 1.97% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 2.35% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 76 125 63
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,830 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £60,000 £45,676
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
5783 6159 5426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.01% 83.58% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4813 4927 4607
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -2 62 £45,000 +10.42% 14
Cheshire -48 17 £38,500 -30.00% 3
Merseyside +23 13 £33,750 -13.46% 1
Lancashire -12 3 £42,500 -9.57% 2
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 194 (96.52%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.87%) .NET
3 50 (24.88%) SDLC
4 49 (24.38%) Project Management
5 48 (23.88%) Java
6 47 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (22.89%) Scrum
8 45 (22.39%) Finance
8 45 (22.39%) Degree
9 42 (20.90%) SQL
10 39 (19.40%) PRINCE2
11 35 (17.41%) Retail
12 34 (16.92%) HTML
13 33 (16.42%) Microsoft
14 31 (15.42%) JavaScript
15 29 (14.43%) SQL Server
16 28 (13.93%) Oracle
17 27 (13.43%) C#
18 26 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (12.94%) BDD
19 25 (12.44%) HTML5
19 25 (12.44%) Web Services
19 25 (12.44%) ISEB
19 25 (12.44%) Software Engineering
19 25 (12.44%) Business Analysis
20 24 (11.94%) TDD
21 23 (11.44%) QA
21 23 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
22 22 (10.95%) CSS

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (9.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.99%) ColdFusion
2 4 (1.99%) IIS
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.00%) CMS
4 2 (1.00%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.50%) Node.js
5 1 (0.50%) CICS
5 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.47%) MS Project
3 11 (5.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.48%) MS Office
4 7 (3.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Magento
2 4 (1.99%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.00%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
1 1 (0.50%) Heroku
1 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.98%) Wireless
2 5 (2.49%) Internet
3 4 (1.99%) HTTP
4 3 (1.49%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.50%) SSL
5 1 (0.50%) Intranet
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.99%) DB2
6 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.99%) MySQL
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.00%) OLAP
8 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.00%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.50%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.47%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.97%) JIRA
3 12 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.99%) Selenium
4 6 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.49%) HP UFT
6 4 (1.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.49%) Subversion
7 3 (1.49%) SilkTest
7 3 (1.49%) Rational Functional Tester
7 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.49%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.00%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.50%) MSTest
9 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.50%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.50%) WinRunner
General
1 45 (22.39%) Finance
2 35 (17.41%) Retail
3 16 (7.96%) Banking
4 11 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.98%) Financial Institution
5 10 (4.98%) Games
6 4 (1.99%) Legal
7 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.49%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.49%) Marketing
7 3 (1.49%) Electronics
8 2 (1.00%) Law
8 2 (1.00%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
9 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (32.34%) Project Manager
2 45 (22.39%) Developer
3 36 (17.91%) Analyst
4 19 (9.45%) Business Analyst
5 15 (7.46%) Architect
5 15 (7.46%) .NET Developer
5 15 (7.46%) Delivery Manager
6 13 (6.47%) Test Analyst
7 12 (5.97%) Test Manager
7 12 (5.97%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.47%) Software Developer
8 11 (5.47%) C# Developer
8 11 (5.47%) Software Manager
8 11 (5.47%) Agile Project Manager
9 10 (4.98%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (4.98%) Graduate Software Developer
9 10 (4.98%) Graduate
10 9 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.48%) Delivery Project Manager
10 9 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (25.87%) .NET
2 34 (16.92%) HTML
3 25 (12.44%) Web Services
3 25 (12.44%) HTML5
4 22 (10.95%) CSS
5 20 (9.95%) XML
6 13 (6.47%) ASP.NET
6 13 (6.47%) jQuery
7 11 (5.47%) RESTful
8 9 (4.48%) CSS3
8 9 (4.48%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.98%) WCF
10 5 (2.49%) JDBC
10 5 (2.49%) SOAP
10 5 (2.49%) JPA
10 5 (2.49%) REST
10 5 (2.49%) Sass
10 5 (2.49%) Swing
10 5 (2.49%) WSDL
10 5 (2.49%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.96%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.49%) User Experience
5 3 (1.49%) FMCG
5 3 (1.49%) Informatics
5 3 (1.49%) PMI
5 3 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.49%) GIS
6 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.47%) Linux
2 9 (4.48%) Windows
3 6 (2.99%) AIX
3 6 (2.99%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.49%) UNIX
4 3 (1.49%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (96.52%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.88%) SDLC
3 49 (24.38%) Project Management
4 47 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (22.89%) Scrum
6 39 (19.40%) PRINCE2
7 26 (12.94%) BDD
8 25 (12.44%) Software Engineering
8 25 (12.44%) Business Analysis
9 24 (11.94%) TDD
10 23 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (8.46%) Line Management
12 16 (7.96%) V-Model
12 16 (7.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (7.96%) Change Management
12 16 (7.96%) ITIL
13 15 (7.46%) Web Development
13 15 (7.46%) People Management
14 14 (6.97%) OO
14 14 (6.97%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (23.88%) Java
2 42 (20.90%) SQL
3 31 (15.42%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.43%) C#
5 20 (9.95%) PHP
6 15 (7.46%) C++
7 6 (2.99%) C
8 5 (2.49%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.49%) Perl
9 4 (1.99%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.49%) VB
10 3 (1.49%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.49%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.00%) RPG
11 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.00%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.50%) COBOL
12 1 (0.50%) Ruby
12 1 (0.50%) PHP5
12 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (22.39%) Degree
2 25 (12.44%) ISEB
3 18 (8.96%) ISTQB
4 10 (4.98%) PMI Certification
5 9 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (3.48%) PMP
7 6 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.49%) HNC
9 3 (1.49%) HND
9 3 (1.49%) CGEIT
9 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.44%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.49%) COBIT
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) FATCA
3 1 (0.50%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 7 (3.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.93%) Oracle
3 7 (3.48%) Capita
4 5 (2.49%) Zend
4 5 (2.49%) IBM
5 4 (1.99%) Adobe
6 3 (1.49%) SAP
7 2 (1.00%) Citrix
7 2 (1.00%) Teradata
7 2 (1.00%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.50%) VMware
8 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.50%) Juniper
8 1 (0.50%) Sun
8 1 (0.50%) Unisys
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco
Liverpool, Merseyside
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
First Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £90,000 per annum c£90K
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Optionis
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago