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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 75 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 86 61 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.84% 1.79% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.18% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 65 42 42
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £61,350 £63,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
2539 2801 2278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.80% 82.09% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1834 1396
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +22 44 £43,500 +16.00% 1
Edinburgh +18 39 £38,500 -3.75% 4
Stirling - 2 - -
Midlothian - 1 - -
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 147 (92.45%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (50.31%) Finance
3 41 (25.79%) UNIX
4 40 (25.16%) Java
5 36 (22.64%) Project Management
6 34 (21.38%) SQL
6 34 (21.38%) Banking
7 32 (20.13%) C#
8 31 (19.50%) Degree
9 30 (18.87%) Oracle
10 28 (17.61%) ISEB
11 27 (16.98%) .NET
12 26 (16.35%) TDD
13 25 (15.72%) ISTQB
13 25 (15.72%) Unit Testing
14 24 (15.09%) V-Model
14 24 (15.09%) Analytics
14 24 (15.09%) Mentoring
14 24 (15.09%) Coaching
15 21 (13.21%) Visual Studio
15 21 (13.21%) Computer Science
16 20 (12.58%) Subversion
16 20 (12.58%) Windows
16 20 (12.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 19 (11.95%) Spring
17 19 (11.95%) Software Engineering
18 18 (11.32%) Hibernate
18 18 (11.32%) WPF
18 18 (11.32%) Mathematics
18 18 (11.32%) OO

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (6.92%) SAS
2 10 (6.29%) WebLogic
3 9 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.52%) IIS
5 4 (2.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.63%) Jetty
6 1 (0.63%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 15 (9.43%) MS Project
1 15 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.89%) Temenos T24
1 3 (1.89%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (1.89%) Finacle
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.69%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.32%) Relational Database
2 14 (8.81%) RDBMS
3 13 (8.18%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.77%) Big Data
7 6 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.14%) DataStage
8 5 (3.14%) Snowflake Schema
8 5 (3.14%) Star Schema
8 5 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.26%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.26%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.63%) MySQL
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 20 (12.58%) Subversion
3 12 (7.55%) JIRA
4 7 (4.40%) Selenium
5 6 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.52%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.89%) Fiddler
7 3 (1.89%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.89%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.89%) FogBugz
8 2 (1.26%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.26%) JUnit
8 2 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.26%) Maven
9 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.63%) Ant
9 1 (0.63%) PVCS
9 1 (0.63%) Trac
General
1 80 (50.31%) Finance
2 34 (21.38%) Banking
3 17 (10.69%) Electronics
4 10 (6.29%) Retail
5 6 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.89%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) International Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (25.16%) Analyst
2 37 (23.27%) Developer
3 25 (15.72%) Project Manager
4 22 (13.84%) Business Analyst
5 19 (11.95%) Test Manager
6 18 (11.32%) Software Engineer
7 15 (9.43%) Lead Developer
8 14 (8.81%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (5.66%) Junior Project Manager
9 9 (5.66%) Lead Java Developer
9 9 (5.66%) Test Analyst
9 9 (5.66%) Junior
10 7 (4.40%) Lead Architect
10 7 (4.40%) Designer
10 7 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.40%) Java Architect
10 7 (4.40%) Architect
11 6 (3.77%) Consultant
11 6 (3.77%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.98%) .NET
2 19 (11.95%) Spring
3 18 (11.32%) Hibernate
3 18 (11.32%) WPF
4 17 (10.69%) Direct3D
4 17 (10.69%) STL
4 17 (10.69%) MFC
4 17 (10.69%) OpenGL
4 17 (10.69%) Qt
5 13 (8.18%) jQuery
6 11 (6.92%) XML
7 8 (5.03%) Web Services
7 8 (5.03%) Java EE
7 8 (5.03%) Spring MVC
8 7 (4.40%) HTML
9 6 (3.77%) iBATIS
10 5 (3.14%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.14%) J2EE
10 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.32%) Mathematics
3 17 (10.69%) CUDA
3 17 (10.69%) Visualisation
4 14 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.29%) Mobile App
6 9 (5.66%) PMI
7 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.52%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.52%) EPoS
9 3 (1.89%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.26%) User Experience
10 2 (1.26%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.63%) Open Source
11 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.63%) Clustering
11 1 (0.63%) Equities
11 1 (0.63%) Derivative
11 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.79%) UNIX
2 20 (12.58%) Windows
3 3 (1.89%) Linux
4 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (92.45%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (22.64%) Project Management
3 26 (16.35%) TDD
4 25 (15.72%) Unit Testing
5 24 (15.09%) V-Model
5 24 (15.09%) Analytics
5 24 (15.09%) Mentoring
5 24 (15.09%) Coaching
6 19 (11.95%) Software Engineering
7 18 (11.32%) OO
8 17 (10.69%) Linear Algebra
8 17 (10.69%) 3D Visualisation
8 17 (10.69%) Software Architecture
8 17 (10.69%) OOP
8 17 (10.69%) PRINCE2
8 17 (10.69%) Scrum
9 15 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (8.18%) Data Management
11 12 (7.55%) Data Modelling
11 12 (7.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.16%) Java
2 34 (21.38%) SQL
3 32 (20.13%) C#
4 17 (10.69%) VC++
4 17 (10.69%) C++
4 17 (10.69%) C
5 16 (10.06%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.29%) Python
7 7 (4.40%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.40%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.52%) Perl
9 3 (1.89%) Ruby
9 3 (1.89%) PHP
9 3 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.89%) VBScript
9 3 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (19.50%) Degree
2 28 (17.61%) ISEB
3 25 (15.72%) ISTQB
4 20 (12.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (8.18%) PMI Certification
6 9 (5.66%) ISEB Practitioner
7 5 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.52%) PMP
9 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) MOM
2 2 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (18.87%) Oracle
2 11 (6.92%) Business Objects
3 10 (6.29%) SAP
4 9 (5.66%) Niku
5 8 (5.03%) Sybase
6 7 (4.40%) IBM
7 6 (3.77%) Cognos
7 6 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.77%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.52%) Planview
9 3 (1.89%) Google
9 3 (1.89%) HP
10 1 (0.63%) Hyperion
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