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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 103 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 72 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.99% 1.04% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 1.28% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 27
Average salary £40,750 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.80% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,400 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,100 £50,000
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
2973 2507 2484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.17% 81.66% 76.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 1625 1647
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +13 40 £38,500 -5.52% 5
Glasgow +6 31 £41,500 -2.35% 5
Stirling -23 2 - - 1
Fife - 1 - -
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 134 (93.06%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (36.11%) Java
3 49 (34.03%) Finance
4 47 (32.64%) Oracle
5 44 (30.56%) SQL
6 41 (28.47%) UNIX
7 34 (23.61%) Spring
8 33 (22.92%) .NET
8 33 (22.92%) C#
8 33 (22.92%) Scrum
9 29 (20.14%) TDD
10 28 (19.44%) Degree
10 28 (19.44%) OO
11 27 (18.75%) Subversion
12 26 (18.06%) Unit Testing
13 25 (17.36%) Hibernate
14 24 (16.67%) Project Management
15 21 (14.58%) SQL Server
15 21 (14.58%) Banking
16 20 (13.89%) WPF
17 19 (13.19%) SOA
17 19 (13.19%) Line Management
18 18 (12.50%) Linux
18 18 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
18 18 (12.50%) Kanban
18 18 (12.50%) Asset Management
19 17 (11.81%) Computer Science
19 17 (11.81%) Windows
20 16 (11.11%) XML
20 16 (11.11%) Sybase

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 16 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.42%) WebLogic
3 11 (7.64%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.39%) Jetty
8 1 (0.69%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.69%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.69%) SAS
8 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.69%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) MS Office
2 4 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Temenos T24
1 2 (1.39%) Finacle
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) SaaS
1 4 (2.78%) PaaS
1 4 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.03%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.78%) HTTP
3 2 (1.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.64%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.08%) DB2
7 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) OLAP
8 1 (0.69%) MySQL
8 1 (0.69%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (18.75%) Subversion
2 14 (9.72%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.72%) JIRA
3 13 (9.03%) Selenium
4 9 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 8 (5.56%) Bugzilla
5 8 (5.56%) JUnit
6 7 (4.86%) FogBugz
6 7 (4.86%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.86%) Fiddler
7 6 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (4.17%) Maven
8 5 (3.47%) Trac
9 4 (2.78%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.69%) ERwin
General
1 49 (34.03%) Finance
2 21 (14.58%) Banking
3 13 (9.03%) Electronics
4 12 (8.33%) Retail
5 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.08%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.08%) Front Office
6 3 (2.08%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (34.03%) Developer
2 32 (22.22%) Analyst
3 18 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.81%) Test Manager
5 16 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 16 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 15 (10.42%) Lead Developer
6 15 (10.42%) Software Engineer
7 12 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.86%) Software Test Manager
9 7 (4.86%) Software Manager
9 7 (4.86%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.61%) Spring
2 33 (22.92%) .NET
3 25 (17.36%) Hibernate
4 20 (13.89%) WPF
5 16 (11.11%) XML
5 16 (11.11%) HTML
5 16 (11.11%) J2EE
6 13 (9.03%) Direct3D
6 13 (9.03%) Qt
6 13 (9.03%) MFC
6 13 (9.03%) STL
6 13 (9.03%) OpenGL
7 11 (7.64%) Web Services
8 10 (6.94%) jQuery
9 9 (6.25%) XSLT
9 9 (6.25%) SOAP
10 8 (5.56%) Middleware
10 8 (5.56%) Struts
10 8 (5.56%) JMS
11 7 (4.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.81%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.03%) Visualisation
2 13 (9.03%) CUDA
2 13 (9.03%) Mathematics
3 12 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.17%) Open Source
4 6 (4.17%) User Experience
5 3 (2.08%) iSeries
5 3 (2.08%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.39%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.39%) Statistics
6 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.69%) FMCG
7 1 (0.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.47%) UNIX
2 18 (12.50%) Linux
3 17 (11.81%) Windows
4 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (93.06%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.92%) Scrum
3 29 (20.14%) TDD
4 28 (19.44%) OO
5 26 (18.06%) Unit Testing
6 24 (16.67%) Project Management
7 19 (13.19%) SOA
7 19 (13.19%) Line Management
8 18 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
8 18 (12.50%) Kanban
8 18 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 16 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 15 (10.42%) Web Development
11 14 (9.72%) Software Engineering
11 14 (9.72%) Mentoring
12 13 (9.03%) Coaching
12 13 (9.03%) 3D Visualisation
12 13 (9.03%) Software Architecture
12 13 (9.03%) Data Analysis
12 13 (9.03%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 52 (36.11%) Java
2 44 (30.56%) SQL
3 33 (22.92%) C#
4 16 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 16 (11.11%) C++
5 14 (9.72%) C
6 13 (9.03%) VC++
7 12 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.56%) Perl
9 6 (4.17%) Python
10 4 (2.78%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.78%) Ruby
11 1 (0.69%) Jython
11 1 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (19.44%) Degree
2 9 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.56%) ISEB
4 6 (4.17%) PMP
4 6 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.17%) CBAP
5 4 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.69%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.69%) MBA
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (32.64%) Oracle
2 16 (11.11%) Sybase
3 5 (3.47%) JBoss
4 4 (2.78%) Green Hat
5 3 (2.08%) IBM
5 3 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.08%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.39%) SAP
7 1 (0.69%) Teradata
7 1 (0.69%) Pega
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) webMethods
7 1 (0.69%) BEA
7 1 (0.69%) Informatica
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