The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 47 112 126
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +14
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 156 66 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.74% 1.79% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 2.15% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 130 45 17
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Waterfall
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2926 3074 2492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.83% 83.31% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1831 1970 1622
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £56,500 £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 Scotland

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Scotland

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Scotland

Waterfall
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Glasgow +50 87 £47,500 +13.77% 4
Edinburgh +30 85 £47,500 +23.37% 5
Stirling +11 3 £37,500 -
Fife -2 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 £110,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 237 (89.10%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (44.36%) Finance
3 91 (34.21%) SDLC
4 62 (23.31%) ISTQB
5 61 (22.93%) Banking
6 59 (22.18%) SQL
7 53 (19.92%) Project Management
8 51 (19.17%) ISEB
9 50 (18.80%) TDD
10 47 (17.67%) Scrum
11 46 (17.29%) Java
12 43 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
13 42 (15.79%) Software Delivery
13 42 (15.79%) Oracle
14 41 (15.41%) .NET
15 36 (13.53%) Data Warehouse
16 35 (13.16%) Test Management
17 34 (12.78%) Degree
17 34 (12.78%) Windows
18 33 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (12.41%) V-Model
19 32 (12.03%) C#
20 30 (11.28%) SAS
20 30 (11.28%) BusinessObjects
20 30 (11.28%) Mentoring
21 28 (10.53%) Business Analysis
22 27 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
22 27 (10.15%) UNIX
22 27 (10.15%) UML
22 27 (10.15%) Coaching

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 30 (11.28%) SAS
2 10 (3.76%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.38%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (2.26%) Apache
6 5 (1.88%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.13%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.75%) JBoss
9 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (3.38%) MS Project
2 8 (3.01%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.26%) MS Office
3 6 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.14%) thinkFolio
1 11 (4.14%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.50%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.02%) Ethernet
2 5 (1.88%) Internet
3 4 (1.50%) FTP
4 1 (0.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.53%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (11.28%) BusinessObjects
3 26 (9.77%) SQL Server
4 22 (8.27%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.39%) Oracle Database
6 15 (5.64%) RDBMS
7 14 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (5.26%) Big Data
8 13 (4.89%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (2.26%) DataStage
11 5 (1.88%) Data Mart
11 5 (1.88%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.88%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.88%) HBase
12 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.13%) MySQL
14 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.38%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 16 (6.02%) Visual Studio
1 16 (6.02%) Subversion
2 4 (1.50%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.13%) JMeter
3 3 (1.13%) JDeveloper
3 3 (1.13%) Maven
3 3 (1.13%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.13%) Selenium
3 3 (1.13%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.75%) TestComplete
4 2 (0.75%) JIRA
5 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.38%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.38%) Behat
5 1 (0.38%) QAComplete
General
1 118 (44.36%) Finance
2 61 (22.93%) Banking
3 20 (7.52%) Retail
4 16 (6.02%) Retail Banking
4 16 (6.02%) Electronics
5 5 (1.88%) Marketing
6 4 (1.50%) Law
7 3 (1.13%) Legal
8 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.75%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.38%) Front Office
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (23.31%) Analyst
2 47 (17.67%) Developer
3 34 (12.78%) Project Manager
4 32 (12.03%) Business Analyst
5 28 (10.53%) Test Manager
6 24 (9.02%) Test Analyst
7 23 (8.65%) Software Engineer
8 22 (8.27%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (7.52%) Consultant
10 17 (6.39%) Senior Project Manager
10 17 (6.39%) Senior Manager
11 16 (6.02%) Senior Developer
11 16 (6.02%) Architect
11 16 (6.02%) Senior Business Analyst
12 15 (5.64%) Designer
13 14 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
14 12 (4.51%) Java Developer
14 12 (4.51%) Test Architect
15 10 (3.76%) Lead Developer
16 9 (3.38%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (15.41%) .NET
2 21 (7.89%) Spring
3 18 (6.77%) Hibernate
4 16 (6.02%) STL
4 16 (6.02%) Web Services
4 16 (6.02%) MFC
5 14 (5.26%) HTML
6 12 (4.51%) CSS
6 12 (4.51%) J2EE
7 11 (4.14%) WinForms
7 11 (4.14%) WPF
8 9 (3.38%) jQuery
9 8 (3.01%) SOAP
10 7 (2.63%) HTML5
10 7 (2.63%) Oracle ADF
11 6 (2.26%) Direct3D
11 6 (2.26%) Qt
11 6 (2.26%) RESTful
11 6 (2.26%) Java EE
11 6 (2.26%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.65%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.39%) Mathematics
4 16 (6.02%) Visualisation
4 16 (6.02%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.51%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.76%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (3.38%) User Experience
8 6 (2.26%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.26%) CUDA
9 5 (1.88%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.50%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.50%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.75%) iSeries
12 1 (0.38%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.38%) EPoS
12 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.38%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.78%) Windows
2 27 (10.15%) UNIX
3 20 (7.52%) Linux
4 11 (4.14%) Android
4 11 (4.14%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (89.10%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (34.21%) SDLC
3 53 (19.92%) Project Management
4 50 (18.80%) TDD
5 47 (17.67%) Scrum
6 42 (15.79%) Software Delivery
7 35 (13.16%) Test Management
8 33 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (12.41%) V-Model
9 30 (11.28%) Mentoring
10 28 (10.53%) Business Analysis
11 27 (10.15%) UML
11 27 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (10.15%) Coaching
12 26 (9.77%) Asset Management
13 25 (9.40%) Unit Testing
14 23 (8.65%) Software Engineering
14 23 (8.65%) Analytics
15 22 (8.27%) OOP
16 21 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.18%) SQL
2 46 (17.29%) Java
3 32 (12.03%) C#
4 21 (7.89%) C++
4 21 (7.89%) C
5 16 (6.02%) VC++
6 14 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 14 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 12 (4.51%) VB.NET
8 10 (3.76%) Python
9 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.13%) Jython
9 3 (1.13%) Groovy
10 2 (0.75%) VBScript
10 2 (0.75%) Perl
11 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (23.31%) ISTQB
2 51 (19.17%) ISEB
3 34 (12.78%) Degree
4 10 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.01%) PMP
5 8 (3.01%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.02%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (1.88%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) MOM
2 5 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (15.79%) Oracle
2 15 (5.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.89%) MicroStrategy
3 13 (4.89%) Cognos
4 7 (2.63%) Sybase
5 6 (2.26%) SAP
6 1 (0.38%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.38%) DevExpress
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