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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 103 120 122
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 68 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.82% 1.08% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 1.33% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 46 19 28
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +11.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,800 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,250 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3009 2477 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.56% 81.29% 75.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1608 1587
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +15 38 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Glasgow +2 27 £41,750 -12.10% 3
Stirling -16 4 £46,000 +15.00%
Fife +3 1 - -
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 51 (34.23%) Java
2 49 (32.89%) Finance
3 48 (32.21%) Oracle
4 44 (29.53%) SQL
5 39 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (24.83%) UNIX
7 35 (23.49%) Scrum
8 33 (22.15%) Spring
9 32 (21.48%) Project Management
10 31 (20.81%) .NET
11 30 (20.13%) C#
12 27 (18.12%) OO
13 26 (17.45%) TDD
14 24 (16.11%) Hibernate
14 24 (16.11%) Subversion
14 24 (16.11%) Degree
14 24 (16.11%) Unit Testing
15 22 (14.77%) SQL Server
16 19 (12.75%) Linux
17 18 (12.08%) OOA/OOD
17 18 (12.08%) HTML
17 18 (12.08%) Kanban
17 18 (12.08%) Asset Management
17 18 (12.08%) Banking
18 17 (11.41%) Web Development
18 17 (11.41%) WPF
18 17 (11.41%) SOA
19 16 (10.74%) Sybase
19 16 (10.74%) J2EE
19 16 (10.74%) PL/SQL

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (10.07%) Tomcat
2 14 (9.40%) WebLogic
3 11 (7.38%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.34%) SAS
8 1 (0.67%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.67%) Jetty
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.67%) Apache
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.37%) MS Office
2 5 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.68%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Temenos T24
1 2 (1.34%) Finacle
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) SaaS
1 4 (2.68%) PaaS
1 4 (2.68%) IaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.71%) Ethernet
2 6 (4.03%) HTTP
3 2 (1.34%) FTP
4 1 (0.67%) LDAP
4 1 (0.67%) GPRS
4 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.72%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.38%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.36%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.01%) DB2
5 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.34%) OLAP
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.67%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (16.11%) Subversion
2 11 (7.38%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.38%) JIRA
2 11 (7.38%) Selenium
3 9 (6.04%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.37%) Bugzilla
5 7 (4.70%) Fiddler
5 7 (4.70%) FogBugz
6 6 (4.03%) JUnit
7 5 (3.36%) Maven
7 5 (3.36%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.68%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (2.68%) Trac
8 4 (2.68%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.01%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.34%) ERwin
11 1 (0.67%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 49 (32.89%) Finance
2 18 (12.08%) Banking
3 10 (6.71%) Electronics
4 9 (6.04%) Retail
5 3 (2.01%) Legal
5 3 (2.01%) Front Office
5 3 (2.01%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.34%) Advertising
6 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (31.54%) Developer
2 28 (18.79%) Analyst
3 20 (13.42%) Test Manager
4 16 (10.74%) Senior Developer
4 16 (10.74%) Java Developer
5 15 (10.07%) Lead Developer
5 15 (10.07%) Business Analyst
5 15 (10.07%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.04%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.04%) Test Analyst
6 9 (6.04%) Software Manager
6 9 (6.04%) Software Test Manager
7 8 (5.37%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (4.03%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (4.03%) Architect
8 6 (4.03%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.03%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.03%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.15%) Spring
2 31 (20.81%) .NET
3 24 (16.11%) Hibernate
4 18 (12.08%) HTML
5 17 (11.41%) WPF
6 16 (10.74%) J2EE
6 16 (10.74%) XML
7 13 (8.72%) Web Services
8 11 (7.38%) SOAP
9 10 (6.71%) STL
9 10 (6.71%) MFC
9 10 (6.71%) OpenGL
9 10 (6.71%) jQuery
9 10 (6.71%) Qt
9 10 (6.71%) Direct3D
10 9 (6.04%) HTML5
10 9 (6.04%) XSLT
10 9 (6.04%) CSS
11 8 (5.37%) Struts
11 8 (5.37%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.07%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.71%) Visualisation
2 10 (6.71%) CUDA
2 10 (6.71%) Mathematics
3 9 (6.04%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.70%) Open Source
4 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.68%) iSeries
6 3 (2.01%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.34%) Statistics
7 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.34%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.67%) FMCG
8 1 (0.67%) PMI
8 1 (0.67%) W3C
8 1 (0.67%) AS400
8 1 (0.67%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 37 (24.83%) UNIX
2 19 (12.75%) Linux
3 13 (8.72%) Windows
4 3 (2.01%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.49%) Scrum
3 32 (21.48%) Project Management
4 27 (18.12%) OO
5 26 (17.45%) TDD
6 24 (16.11%) Unit Testing
7 18 (12.08%) Kanban
7 18 (12.08%) Asset Management
7 18 (12.08%) OOA/OOD
8 17 (11.41%) SOA
8 17 (11.41%) Web Development
9 16 (10.74%) Business Analysis
10 15 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (9.40%) Data Analysis
12 13 (8.72%) Software Engineering
13 12 (8.05%) UML
14 11 (7.38%) V-Model
14 11 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (6.71%) Software Architecture
15 10 (6.71%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.23%) Java
2 44 (29.53%) SQL
3 30 (20.13%) C#
4 16 (10.74%) PL/SQL
5 14 (9.40%) JavaScript
6 13 (8.72%) C++
7 11 (7.38%) C
8 10 (6.71%) VC++
9 7 (4.70%) Perl
10 6 (4.03%) Python
11 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.68%) Ruby
12 1 (0.67%) Groovy
12 1 (0.67%) Jython
12 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (16.11%) Degree
2 9 (6.04%) PMP
2 9 (6.04%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.03%) CBAP
3 6 (4.03%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.36%) ISEB
5 2 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.67%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.67%) MBA
6 1 (0.67%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.40%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (32.21%) Oracle
2 16 (10.74%) Sybase
3 4 (2.68%) JBoss
3 4 (2.68%) IBM
3 4 (2.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.68%) Green Hat
4 3 (2.01%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.01%) SAP
4 3 (2.01%) Informatica
5 2 (1.34%) Teradata
6 1 (0.67%) Infor
6 1 (0.67%) Pega
6 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.67%) webMethods
6 1 (0.67%) HP
6 1 (0.67%) BEA
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