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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 106 131 93
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -38
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 116 69 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.21% 1.41% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 1.74% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 94 58 87
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
4230 3971 3950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.45% 81.06% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3533 3294 3309
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
Coventry +11 36 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Warwickshire +17 26 £50,500 -22.90% 4
Birmingham -2 24 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Solihull -7 6 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Shropshire - 6 £53,750 -
Walsall +1 1 - -
Staffordshire -8 1 £40,000 -3.03%
Worcestershire - 1 £34,500 - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 197 (98.50%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (26.00%) SQL
3 47 (23.50%) JavaScript
3 47 (23.50%) .NET
4 45 (22.50%) Project Management
5 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 39 (19.50%) Windows
7 37 (18.50%) Microsoft
8 34 (17.00%) PRINCE2
8 34 (17.00%) Retail
9 32 (16.00%) C#
9 32 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (14.50%) Mentoring
11 28 (14.00%) Finance
12 27 (13.50%) MVC
12 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET
13 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (11.50%) CSS
14 23 (11.50%) Java
14 23 (11.50%) SharePoint
15 22 (11.00%) CRM
15 22 (11.00%) Visual Studio
16 21 (10.50%) Oracle
16 21 (10.50%) jQuery
16 21 (10.50%) Dynamics CRM
17 20 (10.00%) WCF
17 20 (10.00%) T-SQL
18 19 (9.50%) HTML
19 18 (9.00%) Web Services
19 18 (9.00%) OO

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 23 (11.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.00%) JBoss
2 4 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.00%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.50%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.50%) CMS
4 1 (0.50%) MQSI
4 1 (0.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.00%) MS Project
3 2 (1.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (10.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Scribe Insight
2 1 (0.50%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.00%) Firewall
2 4 (2.00%) VoIP
3 1 (0.50%) CTI
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.00%) OLAP
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.50%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 22 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (2.00%) JUnit
3 4 (2.00%) Subversion
3 4 (2.00%) Selenium
4 2 (1.00%) Maven
4 2 (1.00%) Ant
4 2 (1.00%) WebSpeed
4 2 (1.00%) Hudson
5 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (17.00%) Retail
2 28 (14.00%) Finance
3 12 (6.00%) Advertising
4 10 (5.00%) Banking
5 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.50%) Billing
6 3 (1.50%) Local Government
6 3 (1.50%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 39 (19.50%) Developer
3 32 (16.00%) Analyst
4 25 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 17 (8.50%) Consultant
5 17 (8.50%) CRM Consultant
6 16 (8.00%) Senior Manager
7 15 (7.50%) Lead Developer
7 15 (7.50%) Senior Project Manager
8 14 (7.00%) Senior Developer
8 14 (7.00%) Applications Consultant
9 13 (6.50%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (6.00%) Senior Business Analyst
11 10 (5.00%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.00%) Programme Manager
12 8 (4.00%) Product Owner
13 7 (3.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 7 (3.50%) Applications Developer
13 7 (3.50%) Development Manager
13 7 (3.50%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.50%) .NET
2 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET
3 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (11.50%) CSS
5 21 (10.50%) jQuery
6 20 (10.00%) WCF
7 19 (9.50%) HTML
8 18 (9.00%) Web Services
9 15 (7.50%) HTML5
10 14 (7.00%) CSS3
11 10 (5.00%) .NET Framework
12 8 (4.00%) Ajax
13 7 (3.50%) XML
14 6 (3.00%) XML Schema
14 6 (3.00%) JDBC
14 6 (3.00%) J2EE
15 5 (2.50%) EJB
15 5 (2.50%) JSP
15 5 (2.50%) Servlets
16 4 (2.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (3.00%) GIS
3 5 (2.50%) PMI
4 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.50%) IVR
5 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.50%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) User Experience
7 1 (0.50%) Social Media
7 1 (0.50%) New Media
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) AS400
7 1 (0.50%) EPoS
7 1 (0.50%) Statistics
7 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.50%) Windows
2 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (98.50%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (22.50%) Project Management
3 34 (17.00%) PRINCE2
4 29 (14.50%) Mentoring
5 27 (13.50%) MVC
6 22 (11.00%) CRM
7 18 (9.00%) OO
7 18 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (9.00%) Scrum
8 14 (7.00%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (6.50%) Line Management
10 12 (6.00%) SOA
10 12 (6.00%) Test Scripting
11 11 (5.50%) V-Model
11 11 (5.50%) Test Strategy
11 11 (5.50%) Use Case
11 11 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (5.00%) ITIL
12 10 (5.00%) Coaching
13 9 (4.50%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.00%) SQL
2 47 (23.50%) JavaScript
3 32 (16.00%) C#
4 23 (11.50%) Java
5 20 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 17 (8.50%) VB.NET
7 14 (7.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.00%) XPath
8 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.00%) C++
8 2 (1.00%) COBOL
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (8.00%) Degree
2 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.50%) ISEB
4 6 (3.00%) PMI Certification
4 6 (3.00%) MCSD
5 5 (2.50%) MAPM
6 4 (2.00%) HND
6 4 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.50%) MCTS
9 1 (0.50%) PMP
9 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) QA
2 5 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (18.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.50%) Oracle
3 4 (2.00%) Cisco
3 4 (2.00%) VMware
4 3 (1.50%) HP
5 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.00%) Telerik
6 1 (0.50%) Pega
6 1 (0.50%) Talend
6 1 (0.50%) webMethods
6 1 (0.50%) Software AG
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Outsource UK
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago