The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 26 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.58% 0.71% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 0.88% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Waterfall
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
124 113 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 80.00% 80.71% 72.90%
Number of salaries quoted 80 100 70
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Preston region.

Waterfall Salary Trend in Preston

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) MCSD
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) RAD
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) QA

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) RAD
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSD
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft