The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 63 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 7 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.15% 1.87% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 2.32% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 4
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,902 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +11.11%
Waterfall
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
516 560 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.59% 80.34% 80.62%
Number of salaries quoted 454 487 462
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Somerset

Waterfall
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Taunton -1 3 £38,000 +27.89% 1
Bath +3 2 £37,500 -
Waterfall
South West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 19 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 19 (50.00%) ISEB
3 18 (47.37%) Line Management
4 17 (44.74%) C#
5 15 (39.47%) Scrum
5 15 (39.47%) Test Automation
6 14 (36.84%) MVC
7 13 (34.21%) .NET
7 13 (34.21%) QA
7 13 (34.21%) Test Management
8 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
8 11 (28.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
10 8 (21.05%) MVVM
10 8 (21.05%) Security Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Migration
11 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
11 7 (18.42%) Load Testing
12 6 (15.79%) SQL
13 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
14 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
14 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
14 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
14 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
14 4 (10.53%) BDD
15 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Test Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Test Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Test Manager
4 8 (21.05%) QA Manager
5 7 (18.42%) Testing Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) JSP
3 2 (5.26%) Spring
3 2 (5.26%) Java EE
3 2 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.26%) Physics
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 18 (47.37%) Line Management
4 15 (39.47%) Test Automation
4 15 (39.47%) Scrum
5 14 (36.84%) MVC
6 13 (34.21%) Test Management
7 8 (21.05%) Security Testing
7 8 (21.05%) MVVM
7 8 (21.05%) Migration
8 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Load Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.53%) BDD
9 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.26%) Time Management
11 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
11 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
11 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) C#
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) VB
5 1 (2.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) ISEB
1 19 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (28.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) MCSD
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) TickIT
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft