The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 39 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 15 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.63% 2.64% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 3.11% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Waterfall
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
272 225 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 83.95% 84.91% 77.04%
Number of salaries quoted 210 123 103
Average salary £40,000 £38,765 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.18% +3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Solihull region.

Waterfall Salary Trend in Solihull

Waterfall
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) CRM
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
8 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Retail
8 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) VCP4
8 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.00%) Process Management
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Junior
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Process Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) VCP4