The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 83 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 58 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.42% 1.94% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 2.46% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 25
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +5.55%
Waterfall
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1936 1786 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.77% 78.75% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1346 1191
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Reading

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Reading

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 98 (98.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (40.00%) Degree
2 40 (40.00%) Java
3 31 (31.00%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (26.00%) C#
5 25 (25.00%) SQL
6 24 (24.00%) CSS
7 21 (21.00%) Subversion
7 21 (21.00%) .NET
7 21 (21.00%) HTML
7 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (21.00%) Finance
8 20 (20.00%) UNIX
8 20 (20.00%) jQuery
9 19 (19.00%) Selenium
9 19 (19.00%) Computer Science
9 19 (19.00%) Project Management
10 18 (18.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
10 18 (18.00%) Scrum
11 17 (17.00%) Maven
11 17 (17.00%) QA
11 17 (17.00%) Git (software)
12 15 (15.00%) Shell Script
12 15 (15.00%) Security Cleared
12 15 (15.00%) System Testing
12 15 (15.00%) TDD
13 14 (14.00%) V-Model
13 14 (14.00%) Management Information System
13 14 (14.00%) T-SQL

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (6.00%) Apache
2 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.00%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (3.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
6 1 (1.00%) JBoss
6 1 (1.00%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.00%) Drupal
6 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) MS Project
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) SaaS
1 4 (4.00%) PaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) Office 365
3 1 (1.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (3.00%) Wireless
2 3 (3.00%) Firewall
2 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.00%) VPN
2 3 (3.00%) DNS
2 3 (3.00%) LAN
2 3 (3.00%) WAN
2 3 (3.00%) SMTP
3 1 (1.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) DB2
3 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.00%) MS Access
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.00%) Big Data
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (21.00%) Subversion
2 19 (19.00%) Selenium
3 18 (18.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 17 (17.00%) Maven
4 17 (17.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (9.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (8.00%) ClearCase
7 7 (7.00%) JIRA
8 5 (5.00%) Eclipse
8 5 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.00%) Bugzilla
9 4 (4.00%) JUnit
9 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.00%) Trac
10 3 (3.00%) MSTest
10 3 (3.00%) WinRunner
10 3 (3.00%) TestDirector
10 3 (3.00%) LoadRunner
10 3 (3.00%) ClearQuest
10 3 (3.00%) Ant
General
1 21 (21.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) German Language
4 2 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) Test Engineer
2 20 (20.00%) Developer
2 20 (20.00%) Analyst
3 19 (19.00%) Java Developer
4 16 (16.00%) Tester
5 15 (15.00%) Junior
5 15 (15.00%) Software Tester
5 15 (15.00%) Junior Tester
5 15 (15.00%) Junior Software Tester
6 14 (14.00%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (12.00%) Project Manager
8 11 (11.00%) Automation Tester
8 11 (11.00%) Graduate Software Tester
8 11 (11.00%) Junior Test Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) Software Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) Graduate
8 11 (11.00%) Junior Software Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) QA Tester
8 11 (11.00%) QA Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.00%) CSS
2 21 (21.00%) .NET
2 21 (21.00%) HTML
3 20 (20.00%) jQuery
4 14 (14.00%) Web Services
5 13 (13.00%) Struts
5 13 (13.00%) Spring
6 9 (9.00%) Swing
6 9 (9.00%) SWT
6 9 (9.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (7.00%) J2EE
8 6 (6.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (5.00%) JPA
9 5 (5.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.00%) Ajax
10 4 (4.00%) JSF
10 4 (4.00%) Spring Web Flow
10 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (19.00%) Computer Science
3 14 (14.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (5.00%) Open Source
6 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.00%) User Experience
6 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.00%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.00%) Physics
8 1 (1.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.00%) UNIX
2 10 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.00%) VxWorks
3 3 (3.00%) LynxOS
3 3 (3.00%) Linux
3 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (98.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.00%) Project Management
3 18 (18.00%) Scrum
4 15 (15.00%) System Testing
4 15 (15.00%) TDD
5 14 (14.00%) V-Model
6 13 (13.00%) Unit Testing
7 12 (12.00%) UML
7 12 (12.00%) Test Planning
7 12 (12.00%) Line Management
8 11 (11.00%) Automation Testing
8 11 (11.00%) OO
8 11 (11.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.00%) Validation
8 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.00%) RUP
9 9 (9.00%) ITIL
9 9 (9.00%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.00%) Requirements Management
9 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.00%) Java
2 26 (26.00%) C#
3 25 (25.00%) SQL
4 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 14 (14.00%) T-SQL
7 12 (12.00%) Perl
8 11 (11.00%) C++
9 7 (7.00%) C
10 6 (6.00%) AWK
10 6 (6.00%) Korn
10 6 (6.00%) sed
10 6 (6.00%) Bash Shell
11 5 (5.00%) Python
11 5 (5.00%) Ada
12 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.00%) R
13 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (40.00%) Degree
2 15 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.00%) ISEB
5 7 (7.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.00%) CSSLP
6 4 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (3.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (3.00%) PMP
7 3 (3.00%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.00%) HNC
8 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.00%) QA
2 3 (3.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (6.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (14.00%) Oracle
2 11 (11.00%) IBM
3 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.00%) Ab Initio
5 5 (5.00%) Red Gate
6 4 (4.00%) Sitecore
6 4 (4.00%) HP
7 3 (3.00%) Sybase
8 2 (2.00%) Adobe
9 1 (1.00%) Ariba
9 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.00%) SAP
9 1 (1.00%) Siebel
9 1 (1.00%) Fujitsu
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
iKonnect
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago