The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall 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 19 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.04% 1.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 Walsall region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 76 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 82.65% 96.20% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 77 69 16
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in Walsall

Waterfall
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

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

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center