The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 8.24% 4.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.21% 4.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £29,712 £25,902 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Waterfall
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 89 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 89.41% 90.82% 69.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65 83 53
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -13.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £25,902 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Taunton

Waterfall
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (77.78%) Test Management
2 7 (77.78%) ISEB
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Line Management
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) SpecFlow
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SpecFlow
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Test Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Development
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Test Management
2 7 (77.78%) Line Management
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
1 7 (77.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft