The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 48 37 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 15 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.01% 5.15% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 6.20% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 15
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +5.55%
Waterfall
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
371 355 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 74.50% 83.14% 75.92%
Number of salaries quoted 291 286 378
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Suffolk

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Waterfall
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Ipswich +1 7 £37,500 -25.00%
Bury St Edmunds -5 5 £35,000 -33.33%
Lowestoft - 3 £72,500 -
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) ISEB
4 8 (29.63%) Workflow
4 8 (29.63%) Degree
4 8 (29.63%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
5 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
5 7 (25.93%) CRM
5 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
5 7 (25.93%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (25.93%) Line Management
5 7 (25.93%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (25.93%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (22.22%) MS Office
7 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
8 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
8 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
8 4 (14.81%) DSDM
8 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) MS Project

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS Office
3 4 (14.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Project Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Head of IT
6 2 (7.41%) Head of Development
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Head of Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) J2EE
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) WPF
3 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) PMI
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
3 8 (29.63%) Workflow
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) CRM
4 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 7 (25.93%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) Line Management
4 7 (25.93%) Logical Data Model
4 7 (25.93%) Physical Data Model
5 6 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
7 4 (14.81%) DSDM
8 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) ISEB
2 8 (29.63%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint