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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 97 122 103
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 49 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.03% 0.87% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.16% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 26
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,920 £50,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £88,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
1959 1817 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.02% 75.33% 68.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1344 1142
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Reading

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 107 (97.27%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (56.36%) Java
3 59 (53.64%) Degree
4 44 (40.00%) Finance
5 35 (31.82%) V-Model
6 34 (30.91%) SQL
7 33 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (24.55%) TDD
8 27 (24.55%) Subversion
8 27 (24.55%) Maven
8 27 (24.55%) UNIX
9 26 (23.64%) Git (software)
10 25 (22.73%) C#
10 25 (22.73%) Struts
10 25 (22.73%) Line Management
11 24 (21.82%) HTML
11 24 (21.82%) Scrum
11 24 (21.82%) jQuery
11 24 (21.82%) Unit Testing
12 22 (20.00%) .NET
12 22 (20.00%) Mentoring
12 22 (20.00%) Test Planning
13 21 (19.09%) T-SQL
13 21 (19.09%) JavaScript
13 21 (19.09%) Perl
13 21 (19.09%) CSS
13 21 (19.09%) Validation
13 21 (19.09%) Shell Script
14 20 (18.18%) Management Information System
14 20 (18.18%) Swing

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (4.55%) WebSphere
1 5 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (2.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.73%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.82%) JBoss
3 2 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Drupal
4 1 (0.91%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS Office
2 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) PaaS
2 4 (3.64%) SaaS
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) ATM
2 5 (4.55%) HTTP
3 4 (3.64%) SMTP
3 4 (3.64%) Firewall
4 3 (2.73%) Wireless
4 3 (2.73%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.73%) VPN
5 2 (1.82%) DNS
5 2 (1.82%) LAN
5 2 (1.82%) WAN
5 2 (1.82%) Internet
5 2 (1.82%) WebEx
6 1 (0.91%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.91%) DMZ
6 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.64%) DB2
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.82%) Big Data
4 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.91%) MS Access
5 1 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (24.55%) Subversion
1 27 (24.55%) Maven
2 26 (23.64%) Git (software)
3 17 (15.45%) Selenium
3 17 (15.45%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (8.18%) ClearCase
5 8 (7.27%) JIRA
6 5 (4.55%) ClearQuest
6 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.73%) Bugzilla
8 3 (2.73%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.82%) Ant
9 2 (1.82%) JUnit
9 2 (1.82%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.82%) WinRunner
9 2 (1.82%) TestDirector
9 2 (1.82%) MSTest
9 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 44 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) Banking
3 4 (3.64%) Retail
4 3 (2.73%) Legal
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.82%) German Language
6 1 (0.91%) Publishing
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (28.18%) Test Engineer
2 27 (24.55%) Java Developer
2 27 (24.55%) Developer
3 17 (15.45%) Automation Engineer
3 17 (15.45%) Test Automation Engineer
4 16 (14.55%) Tester
5 15 (13.64%) Software Tester
5 15 (13.64%) Junior Tester
5 15 (13.64%) Junior Software Tester
5 15 (13.64%) Junior
5 15 (13.64%) Analyst
6 14 (12.73%) Development Team Leader
6 14 (12.73%) Team Leader
7 11 (10.00%) Graduate
7 11 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 11 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 11 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 11 (10.00%) QA Tester
7 11 (10.00%) QA Engineer
7 11 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.73%) Struts
2 24 (21.82%) HTML
2 24 (21.82%) jQuery
3 22 (20.00%) .NET
4 21 (19.09%) CSS
5 20 (18.18%) Swing
5 20 (18.18%) SWT
6 17 (15.45%) Spring
7 14 (12.73%) ASP.NET
8 12 (10.91%) Hibernate
9 11 (10.00%) J2EE
10 9 (8.18%) Web Services
10 9 (8.18%) JPA
11 6 (5.45%) Java SE
11 6 (5.45%) Java EE
12 5 (4.55%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.55%) Ajax
12 5 (4.55%) JSP
12 5 (4.55%) SOAP
13 4 (3.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 18 (16.36%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.55%) Open Source
5 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.64%) User Experience
6 2 (1.82%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.82%) SCADA
7 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.91%) Physics
7 1 (0.91%) PKI
7 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.55%) UNIX
2 9 (8.18%) Windows
3 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.91%) Android
5 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (97.27%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.82%) V-Model
3 27 (24.55%) TDD
4 25 (22.73%) Line Management
5 24 (21.82%) Scrum
5 24 (21.82%) Unit Testing
6 22 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 22 (20.00%) Test Planning
7 21 (19.09%) Validation
8 17 (15.45%) Test Automation
9 16 (14.55%) Software Engineering
10 15 (13.64%) System Testing
11 13 (11.82%) Resource Management
11 13 (11.82%) Project Management
12 12 (10.91%) UML
13 11 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (10.00%) Automation Testing
14 10 (9.09%) PRINCE2
15 8 (7.27%) Multithreading
16 7 (6.36%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (56.36%) Java
2 34 (30.91%) SQL
3 25 (22.73%) C#
4 21 (19.09%) T-SQL
4 21 (19.09%) JavaScript
4 21 (19.09%) Perl
4 21 (19.09%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.55%) Python
5 5 (4.55%) C++
6 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.91%) C
7 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (53.64%) Degree
2 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.64%) ISEB
3 4 (3.64%) CSSLP
4 3 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.73%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) PMP
5 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.82%) CITP
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.91%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) Firmware
3 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.82%) Ansible
2 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.36%) Oracle
2 6 (5.45%) IBM
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.64%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.91%) Red Gate
4 1 (0.91%) hybris
4 1 (0.91%) Ariba
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco
4 1 (0.91%) Adobe
4 1 (0.91%) HP
4 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago