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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 118 184 141
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -43
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 133 58 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.97% 0.88% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.06% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 114 50 89
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
5622 5463 5712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.14% 83.00% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4659 4503 4723
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 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +26 77 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Cheshire +8 32 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Lancashire +1 10 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Merseyside - 10 £63,750 - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 259 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (35.90%) Finance
3 77 (28.21%) Project Management
4 68 (24.91%) Java
5 67 (24.54%) PRINCE2
6 59 (21.61%) SQL
6 59 (21.61%) .NET
6 59 (21.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (19.78%) Microsoft
8 51 (18.68%) Retail
9 48 (17.58%) Business Analysis
10 44 (16.12%) ISEB
11 43 (15.75%) Web Services
11 43 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
12 42 (15.38%) C#
13 40 (14.65%) JavaScript
14 39 (14.29%) Mentoring
15 38 (13.92%) Oracle
16 37 (13.55%) J2EE
17 35 (12.82%) QA
18 34 (12.45%) HTML
18 34 (12.45%) SQL Server
19 33 (12.09%) CSS
19 33 (12.09%) Banking
20 32 (11.72%) XML
20 32 (11.72%) User Acceptance Testing
21 28 (10.26%) ASP.NET
22 27 (9.89%) UML
23 26 (9.52%) Scrum
24 25 (9.16%) ISTQB

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 10 (3.66%) CICS
2 6 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.10%) WordPress
4 2 (0.73%) JBoss
4 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 20 (7.33%) MS Project
2 15 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.40%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (4.40%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (2.20%) Magento
3 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.37%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.49%) Internet
2 5 (1.83%) HTTP
3 4 (1.47%) Wireless
4 3 (1.10%) Intranet
5 2 (0.73%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (4.40%) DB2
3 11 (4.03%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.03%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.93%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.20%) MS Access
6 5 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.47%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.47%) DTS
7 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.10%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (1.10%) QlikView
8 3 (1.10%) Spotfire
8 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.10%) MySQL
8 3 (1.10%) OLAP
8 3 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (5.13%) Subversion
2 12 (4.40%) Selenium
2 12 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.03%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (2.56%) JIRA
5 3 (1.10%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.73%) Rational Rose
6 2 (0.73%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.37%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 98 (35.90%) Finance
2 51 (18.68%) Retail
3 33 (12.09%) Banking
4 21 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.13%) Billing
6 5 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.47%) Marketing
7 4 (1.47%) Electronics
8 3 (1.10%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (20.88%) Analyst
2 55 (20.15%) Project Manager
3 50 (18.32%) Developer
4 39 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 31 (11.36%) Architect
6 23 (8.42%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (6.23%) Test Manager
8 16 (5.86%) Senior Developer
9 15 (5.49%) Senior Manager
10 14 (5.13%) Test Analyst
10 14 (5.13%) Designer
11 13 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
12 11 (4.03%) Test Leader
12 11 (4.03%) Software Manager
12 11 (4.03%) Delivery Manager
12 11 (4.03%) Development Manager
13 10 (3.66%) Software Development Manager
13 10 (3.66%) Java Developer
13 10 (3.66%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.66%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (21.61%) .NET
2 43 (15.75%) Web Services
3 37 (13.55%) J2EE
4 34 (12.45%) HTML
5 33 (12.09%) CSS
6 32 (11.72%) XML
7 28 (10.26%) ASP.NET
8 18 (6.59%) .NET Framework
9 15 (5.49%) WSDL
10 14 (5.13%) SOAP
11 12 (4.40%) JSP
12 11 (4.03%) RESTful
12 11 (4.03%) JSON
13 10 (3.66%) jQuery
14 9 (3.30%) HTML5
15 8 (2.93%) Ajax
16 7 (2.56%) WCF
16 7 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (2.56%) Classic ASP
16 7 (2.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.49%) PMI
3 10 (3.66%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.93%) iSeries
5 7 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.20%) User Experience
7 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.10%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.10%) Open Source
7 3 (1.10%) IVR
8 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.73%) Statistics
8 2 (0.73%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.73%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.73%) VUI
9 1 (0.37%) Life Science
9 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.37%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.30%) Windows
2 8 (2.93%) UNIX
3 6 (2.20%) Linux
4 3 (1.10%) Windows CE
5 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (28.21%) Project Management
3 67 (24.54%) PRINCE2
4 59 (21.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (17.58%) Business Analysis
6 39 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 32 (11.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 27 (9.89%) UML
9 26 (9.52%) Scrum
10 20 (7.33%) Risk Management
10 20 (7.33%) MVC
10 20 (7.33%) TDD
10 20 (7.33%) Software Engineering
10 20 (7.33%) People Management
11 19 (6.96%) E-Commerce
12 18 (6.59%) TOGAF
13 17 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (6.23%) Change Control
14 16 (5.86%) Systems Analysis
14 16 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.91%) Java
2 59 (21.61%) SQL
3 42 (15.38%) C#
4 40 (14.65%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 10 (3.66%) PHP
6 10 (3.66%) COBOL
7 9 (3.30%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.93%) RPG
9 7 (2.56%) C
10 5 (1.83%) C++
10 5 (1.83%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.47%) VB
11 4 (1.47%) Python
12 3 (1.10%) PHP5
12 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.10%) Ruby
12 3 (1.10%) Perl
12 3 (1.10%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.10%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 44 (16.12%) ISEB
2 25 (9.16%) ISTQB
3 22 (8.06%) Degree
4 20 (7.33%) PMI Certification
5 8 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (2.56%) VCP4
7 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.20%) PMP
7 6 (2.20%) MCSD
7 6 (2.20%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.47%) HND
8 4 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.10%) HNC
10 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.37%) CBAP
11 1 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.82%) QA
2 13 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.66%) ISO 14001
3 10 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 54 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.92%) Oracle
3 5 (1.83%) Business Objects
4 2 (0.73%) IBM
4 2 (0.73%) SAP
4 2 (0.73%) Zend
5 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.37%) Pega
5 1 (0.37%) VocaLink
5 1 (0.37%) Telerik
5 1 (0.37%) Google
5 1 (0.37%) Northgate
5 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.37%) Sage
5 1 (0.37%) Hyperion
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
North Manchester
Advocate
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oldham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Warrington
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago