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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 48 106 136
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +30
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 153 70 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.83% 1.90% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 2.27% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 128 42 19
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,650 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
2798 3082 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.38% 83.80% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2049 1746
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +54 88 £47,500 +10.46% 3
Edinburgh +28 68 £47,500 +23.37% 9
Stirling -3 7 £37,500 -18.47%
Fife +4 2 £39,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £110,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 224 (87.84%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (49.02%) Finance
3 98 (38.43%) SDLC
4 64 (25.10%) Project Management
5 62 (24.31%) SQL
6 56 (21.96%) Banking
7 53 (20.78%) Java
8 51 (20.00%) Oracle
9 49 (19.22%) TDD
10 47 (18.43%) ISTQB
10 47 (18.43%) Software Delivery
11 45 (17.65%) Scrum
12 41 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
13 39 (15.29%) ISEB
14 38 (14.90%) Data Warehouse
15 37 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (14.51%) .NET
15 37 (14.51%) UNIX
16 33 (12.94%) BusinessObjects
16 33 (12.94%) SAS
16 33 (12.94%) Degree
16 33 (12.94%) Mentoring
17 29 (11.37%) V-Model
18 28 (10.98%) C#
18 28 (10.98%) Coaching
18 28 (10.98%) Relational Database
19 26 (10.20%) Windows
19 26 (10.20%) Unit Testing
20 25 (9.80%) Spring
21 24 (9.41%) Asset Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (12.94%) SAS
2 15 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.35%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.96%) Apache
5 5 (1.96%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.18%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (5.88%) MS Project
2 12 (4.71%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.31%) thinkFolio
1 11 (4.31%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 5 (1.96%) Internet
3 4 (1.57%) FTP
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.90%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (12.94%) BusinessObjects
3 28 (10.98%) Relational Database
4 23 (9.02%) Oracle Database
5 22 (8.63%) SQL Server
6 21 (8.24%) RDBMS
7 19 (7.45%) Big Data
8 18 (7.06%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (3.92%) DataStage
11 7 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (2.35%) Data Mart
13 5 (1.96%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.96%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.96%) HBase
14 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (1.18%) MySQL
14 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.78%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 17 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 17 (6.67%) Subversion
2 3 (1.18%) Maven
2 3 (1.18%) JDeveloper
2 3 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.78%) Selenium
3 2 (0.78%) TestComplete
3 2 (0.78%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.78%) JMeter
4 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.39%) JIRA
4 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.39%) Behat
4 1 (0.39%) FogBugz
4 1 (0.39%) QAComplete
4 1 (0.39%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.39%) Fiddler
General
1 125 (49.02%) Finance
2 56 (21.96%) Banking
3 17 (6.67%) Electronics
4 13 (5.10%) Retail
5 11 (4.31%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.96%) Marketing
7 3 (1.18%) Games
8 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (20.78%) Analyst
2 46 (18.04%) Developer
3 34 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 28 (10.98%) Business Analyst
5 24 (9.41%) Consultant
6 23 (9.02%) Software Engineer
7 21 (8.24%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (7.45%) Test Manager
8 19 (7.45%) Test Analyst
8 19 (7.45%) Designer
9 18 (7.06%) Architect
10 16 (6.27%) Senior Business Analyst
11 15 (5.88%) Lead Developer
11 15 (5.88%) Java Developer
11 15 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
12 14 (5.49%) Senior Developer
13 13 (5.10%) Senior Manager
13 13 (5.10%) Senior Project Manager
13 13 (5.10%) Lead Architect
14 12 (4.71%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.51%) .NET
2 25 (9.80%) Spring
3 22 (8.63%) Hibernate
4 17 (6.67%) MFC
4 17 (6.67%) STL
4 17 (6.67%) Web Services
5 14 (5.49%) jQuery
6 12 (4.71%) J2EE
7 11 (4.31%) CSS
7 11 (4.31%) Java EE
7 11 (4.31%) WPF
8 10 (3.92%) HTML
9 9 (3.53%) OpenGL
9 9 (3.53%) WinForms
9 9 (3.53%) Qt
9 9 (3.53%) Direct3D
10 7 (2.75%) Oracle ADF
10 7 (2.75%) SOAP
11 5 (1.96%) JSP
11 5 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.02%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 18 (7.06%) Mathematics
5 17 (6.67%) Visualisation
6 12 (4.71%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.53%) CUDA
7 9 (3.53%) User Experience
8 8 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (2.35%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (1.57%) PMI
11 4 (1.57%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.18%) Reference Data
13 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.78%) iSeries
14 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.39%) Grid Computing
14 1 (0.39%) Equities
14 1 (0.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.51%) UNIX
2 26 (10.20%) Windows
3 19 (7.45%) Linux
4 9 (3.53%) Android
4 9 (3.53%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (87.84%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (38.43%) SDLC
3 64 (25.10%) Project Management
4 49 (19.22%) TDD
5 47 (18.43%) Software Delivery
6 45 (17.65%) Scrum
7 37 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (12.94%) Mentoring
9 29 (11.37%) V-Model
10 28 (10.98%) Coaching
11 26 (10.20%) Unit Testing
12 24 (9.41%) Asset Management
13 23 (9.02%) Test Management
14 22 (8.63%) Software Engineering
14 22 (8.63%) Quality Management
14 22 (8.63%) OOP
14 22 (8.63%) Analytics
15 21 (8.24%) OO
15 21 (8.24%) UML
15 21 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (24.31%) SQL
2 53 (20.78%) Java
3 28 (10.98%) C#
4 21 (8.24%) C++
4 21 (8.24%) C
5 20 (7.84%) PL/SQL
6 19 (7.45%) JavaScript
7 17 (6.67%) VC++
8 11 (4.31%) Python
8 11 (4.31%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.18%) Groovy
9 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.18%) Jython
9 3 (1.18%) Perl
10 2 (0.78%) VBScript
10 2 (0.78%) R
11 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (18.43%) ISTQB
2 39 (15.29%) ISEB
3 33 (12.94%) Degree
4 12 (4.71%) PMI Certification
5 8 (3.14%) PMP
5 8 (3.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (2.75%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.18%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (1.96%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (3.14%) MOM
2 3 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (20.00%) Oracle
2 18 (7.06%) Cognos
2 18 (7.06%) MicroStrategy
3 13 (5.10%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.92%) SAP
5 7 (2.75%) Sybase
6 4 (1.57%) Niku
7 2 (0.78%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.39%) Planview
8 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
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