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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 100 128 122
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 67 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.01% 1.02% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 1.27% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 22
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £29,701 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £53,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%
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
2790 2524 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.81% 80.20% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1602 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh +10 35 £44,250 +12.02% 7
Glasgow +13 34 £41,750 -1.76% 2
Waterfall
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 130 (92.20%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (38.30%) Finance
3 52 (36.88%) Java
4 51 (36.17%) UNIX
5 46 (32.62%) SQL
5 46 (32.62%) Oracle
6 41 (29.08%) C#
7 37 (26.24%) .NET
8 36 (25.53%) Scrum
8 36 (25.53%) TDD
9 31 (21.99%) Degree
10 30 (21.28%) Spring
11 29 (20.57%) Project Management
12 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
12 27 (19.15%) Banking
13 26 (18.44%) Subversion
14 25 (17.73%) Hibernate
15 23 (16.31%) Unit Testing
16 21 (14.89%) OO
16 21 (14.89%) Kanban
17 20 (14.18%) WPF
17 20 (14.18%) Tomcat
18 19 (13.48%) Windows
18 19 (13.48%) XML
18 19 (13.48%) Sybase
18 19 (13.48%) Visual Studio
18 19 (13.48%) Computer Science
18 19 (13.48%) Line Management
19 18 (12.77%) Retail
19 18 (12.77%) Asset Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 20 (14.18%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.51%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.55%) JBoss
3 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.13%) IIS
6 2 (1.42%) Jetty
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.71%) Apache
7 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (4.26%) MS Office
2 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.42%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.42%) Finacle
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
1 1 (0.71%) PaaS
1 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.35%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.84%) HTTP
3 3 (2.13%) DNS
4 2 (1.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.55%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.55%) Snowflake Schema
4 5 (3.55%) Star Schema
4 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.42%) DB2
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (18.44%) Subversion
2 19 (13.48%) Visual Studio
3 16 (11.35%) JIRA
4 13 (9.22%) Selenium
5 8 (5.67%) Bugzilla
6 7 (4.96%) FogBugz
6 7 (4.96%) Fiddler
7 6 (4.26%) JUnit
7 6 (4.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.55%) Maven
8 5 (3.55%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.84%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.84%) ClearCase
9 4 (2.84%) Trac
10 3 (2.13%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
General
1 54 (38.30%) Finance
2 27 (19.15%) Banking
3 18 (12.77%) Retail
4 16 (11.35%) Electronics
5 9 (6.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.84%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.13%) Front Office
7 3 (2.13%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Law
8 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (36.88%) Developer
2 41 (29.08%) Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) Business Analyst
4 18 (12.77%) Lead Developer
5 17 (12.06%) Software Engineer
6 14 (9.93%) Java Developer
7 13 (9.22%) Test Manager
8 11 (7.80%) Test Analyst
9 10 (7.09%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.96%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (3.55%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.55%) Consultant
12 5 (3.55%) ETL Developer
12 5 (3.55%) C# .NET Developer
13 4 (2.84%) Analyst Developer
13 4 (2.84%) Technical Specialist
13 4 (2.84%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.24%) .NET
2 30 (21.28%) Spring
3 25 (17.73%) Hibernate
4 20 (14.18%) WPF
5 19 (13.48%) XML
6 16 (11.35%) STL
6 16 (11.35%) OpenGL
6 16 (11.35%) MFC
6 16 (11.35%) Qt
6 16 (11.35%) Direct3D
7 14 (9.93%) HTML
8 13 (9.22%) J2EE
9 11 (7.80%) Web Services
10 9 (6.38%) SOAP
10 9 (6.38%) CSS
11 8 (5.67%) Middleware
11 8 (5.67%) jQuery
11 8 (5.67%) JMS
12 6 (4.26%) Java EE
13 5 (3.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.35%) Mathematics
2 16 (11.35%) Visualisation
2 16 (11.35%) CUDA
3 13 (9.22%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.67%) User Experience
5 5 (3.55%) Open Source
5 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.13%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.13%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.13%) iSeries
7 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.42%) Statistics
7 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.42%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.71%) FMCG
8 1 (0.71%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 51 (36.17%) UNIX
2 19 (13.48%) Windows
3 17 (12.06%) Linux
4 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (92.20%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.53%) TDD
2 36 (25.53%) Scrum
3 29 (20.57%) Project Management
4 23 (16.31%) Unit Testing
5 21 (14.89%) Kanban
5 21 (14.89%) OO
6 19 (13.48%) Line Management
7 18 (12.77%) Asset Management
7 18 (12.77%) Business Analysis
8 17 (12.06%) Software Engineering
9 16 (11.35%) OOP
9 16 (11.35%) Software Architecture
9 16 (11.35%) 3D Visualisation
10 15 (10.64%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (10.64%) Web Development
11 14 (9.93%) Data Analysis
11 14 (9.93%) Data Modelling
11 14 (9.93%) Coaching
12 13 (9.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 52 (36.88%) Java
2 46 (32.62%) SQL
3 41 (29.08%) C#
4 17 (12.06%) C++
4 17 (12.06%) C
5 16 (11.35%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.35%) VC++
6 13 (9.22%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.09%) Python
8 9 (6.38%) Perl
9 7 (4.96%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.55%) Ruby
11 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.13%) VBScript
11 3 (2.13%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.13%) PHP
12 1 (0.71%) Jython
12 1 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (21.99%) Degree
2 10 (7.09%) ISEB
3 8 (5.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.26%) CBAP
5 5 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.84%) PMP
6 4 (2.84%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.71%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.71%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.93%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (32.62%) Oracle
2 19 (13.48%) Sybase
3 5 (3.55%) SAP
4 4 (2.84%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.84%) HP
4 4 (2.84%) Green Hat
5 3 (2.13%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.13%) Google
5 3 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) BEA
6 1 (0.71%) webMethods
6 1 (0.71%) Pega
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