The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 120 160 144
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 101 51 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.82% 0.92% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.18% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 91 45 32
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Waterfall
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4240 4305 3572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.59% 77.43% 74.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3506 3643 3031
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Waterfall
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Birmingham +50 58 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Solihull - 21 £36,500 -
Coventry +4 11 £70,000 +21.73% 2
Staffordshire -10 3 £35,000 -22.65% 1
Shropshire - 3 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton +3 2 £41,250 +37.50%
Warwickshire -2 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Walsall -5 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (29.90%) .NET
2 58 (29.90%) Project Management
3 54 (27.84%) PRINCE2
4 49 (25.26%) Scrum
5 48 (24.74%) C#
6 36 (18.56%) Finance
7 33 (17.01%) Windows
8 32 (16.49%) SQL
9 31 (15.98%) Degree
10 30 (15.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (14.43%) Java
11 28 (14.43%) JavaScript
11 28 (14.43%) Microsoft
11 28 (14.43%) Business Analysis
12 24 (12.37%) Retail
12 24 (12.37%) CRM
12 24 (12.37%) HTML
12 24 (12.37%) CSS
13 23 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
14 22 (11.34%) SC Cleared
14 22 (11.34%) Security Cleared
14 22 (11.34%) XML
14 22 (11.34%) ISEB
15 21 (10.82%) SharePoint
16 20 (10.31%) V-Model
16 20 (10.31%) Banking
16 20 (10.31%) MS Excel
17 19 (9.79%) Data Modelling
17 19 (9.79%) Web Development

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (10.82%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.09%) SAS
3 3 (1.55%) IIS
4 2 (1.03%) OpenEdge
4 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.28%) MS Project
3 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.03%) MS Office
5 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.55%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.15%) SaaS
2 6 (3.09%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.22%) HTTP
2 13 (6.70%) Firewall
2 13 (6.70%) LDAP
2 13 (6.70%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.70%) SSL
3 6 (3.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (2.58%) Base SAS
4 5 (2.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (2.06%) MySQL
5 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.52%) OLAP
6 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (7.22%) JIRA
2 13 (6.70%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.19%) Visual Studio
4 11 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) Redmine
5 1 (0.52%) Selenium
5 1 (0.52%) WebSpeed
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 36 (18.56%) Finance
2 24 (12.37%) Retail
3 20 (10.31%) Banking
4 9 (4.64%) Automotive
5 8 (4.12%) Legal
6 7 (3.61%) Marketing
7 5 (2.58%) Law
8 4 (2.06%) Advertising
9 3 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.03%) Back Office
10 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.52%) Billing
11 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (29.90%) Developer
2 36 (18.56%) Project Manager
3 33 (17.01%) Analyst
4 28 (14.43%) Business Analyst
5 21 (10.82%) CRM Developer
6 18 (9.28%) Architect
7 14 (7.22%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.67%) Product Manager
9 10 (5.15%) Junior
9 10 (5.15%) Junior Developer
10 9 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 9 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.64%) Senior Business Analyst
10 9 (4.64%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.12%) Consultant
11 8 (4.12%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.12%) Business Architect
11 8 (4.12%) Senior Architect
12 7 (3.61%) Digital Project Manager
12 7 (3.61%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (29.90%) .NET
2 24 (12.37%) HTML
2 24 (12.37%) CSS
3 22 (11.34%) XML
4 17 (8.76%) HTML5
5 16 (8.25%) jQuery
6 14 (7.22%) Web Services
7 13 (6.70%) Silverlight
8 11 (5.67%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.58%) Ajax
10 4 (2.06%) OpenGL
10 4 (2.06%) DirectX
10 4 (2.06%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.55%) CSS3
11 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.52%) D3.js
12 1 (0.52%) WCF
12 1 (0.52%) WF
12 1 (0.52%) Java EE
12 1 (0.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.70%) Open Source
2 7 (3.61%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.06%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.06%) Physics
3 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.55%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.03%) AS400
5 2 (1.03%) DTV
5 2 (1.03%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.03%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) PMI
6 1 (0.52%) EPoS
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.01%) Windows
2 14 (7.22%) Linux
3 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.52%) UNIX
3 1 (0.52%) AIX
3 1 (0.52%) HPUX
3 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (29.90%) Project Management
3 54 (27.84%) PRINCE2
4 49 (25.26%) Scrum
5 30 (15.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (14.43%) Business Analysis
7 24 (12.37%) CRM
8 20 (10.31%) V-Model
9 19 (9.79%) Data Modelling
9 19 (9.79%) Web Development
9 19 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (9.28%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.70%) OO
11 13 (6.70%) OOP
11 13 (6.70%) DevOps
12 12 (6.19%) Use Case
13 11 (5.67%) Project Planning
13 11 (5.67%) UML
13 11 (5.67%) Change Management
13 11 (5.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.74%) C#
2 32 (16.49%) SQL
3 28 (14.43%) Java
3 28 (14.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.09%) VB.NET
5 5 (2.58%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.06%) C++
7 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.52%) VB6
8 1 (0.52%) VB
8 1 (0.52%) Perl
8 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (15.98%) Degree
2 22 (11.34%) SC Cleared
2 22 (11.34%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.34%) ISEB
3 10 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.55%) CBAP
4 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.55%) MCSD
5 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.19%) QA
2 11 (5.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 13 (6.70%) Puppet
1 13 (6.70%) Vagrant
1 13 (6.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.76%) Oracle
3 13 (6.70%) VMware
4 7 (3.61%) SAP
5 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.55%) IBM
5 3 (1.55%) Siebel
6 2 (1.03%) Progress
7 1 (0.52%) Facebook
7 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.52%) HP
7 1 (0.52%) Business Objects
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