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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 27 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.92% 2.70% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 3.36% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +29.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
92 119 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 88.46% 80.41% 84.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 77 103
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Preston region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Preston

Waterfall
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) WinRunner
2 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft