The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 117 154 162
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +8
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 94 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.77% 0.99% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.29% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 87 52 24
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4033 4251 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.77% 76.82% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3333 3588 3163
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Waterfall
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +28 37 £48,250 +7.22% 4
Solihull +18 23 £37,500 - 2
Staffordshire +1 10 £45,750 -10.73% 2
Coventry -1 10 £63,000 +14.54%
Wolverhampton +2 6 £47,500 +58.33%
Shropshire - 3 £37,500 -
Walsall +2 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 54 (32.53%) Project Management
2 51 (30.72%) PRINCE2
3 47 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (26.51%) C#
4 44 (26.51%) .NET
5 33 (19.88%) Scrum
6 30 (18.07%) Finance
7 28 (16.87%) SQL
7 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
8 27 (16.27%) Degree
9 26 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (14.46%) Business Analysis
11 23 (13.86%) MS Excel
12 22 (13.25%) HTML
13 21 (12.65%) CSS
13 21 (12.65%) ISEB
14 20 (12.05%) Retail
15 19 (11.45%) MS Project
15 19 (11.45%) Windows
16 18 (10.84%) JavaScript
17 17 (10.24%) XML
17 17 (10.24%) CRM
17 17 (10.24%) Banking
18 16 (9.64%) Dynamics CRM
18 16 (9.64%) Web Development
18 16 (9.64%) V-Model
18 16 (9.64%) SharePoint
19 15 (9.04%) Data Modelling
19 15 (9.04%) HTML5
20 14 (8.43%) Java

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 16 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.41%) SAS
3 3 (1.81%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.45%) MS Project
3 4 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.20%) MS Office
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (9.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.81%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.63%) SaaS
2 6 (3.61%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) Internet
2 4 (2.41%) Firewall
2 4 (2.41%) LDAP
2 4 (2.41%) HTTP
2 4 (2.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.01%) MySQL
4 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (1.81%) Base SAS
5 3 (1.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.83%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.01%) JIRA
4 4 (2.41%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.81%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.60%) WebSpeed
6 1 (0.60%) Redmine
General
1 30 (18.07%) Finance
2 20 (12.05%) Retail
3 17 (10.24%) Banking
4 8 (4.82%) Legal
4 8 (4.82%) Automotive
5 7 (4.22%) Marketing
6 5 (3.01%) Law
7 4 (2.41%) Advertising
7 4 (2.41%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (24.10%) Developer
2 34 (20.48%) Analyst
3 33 (19.88%) Project Manager
4 29 (17.47%) Business Analyst
5 14 (8.43%) CRM Developer
6 11 (6.63%) Software Engineer
6 11 (6.63%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.02%) Architect
8 9 (5.42%) Product Manager
9 8 (4.82%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Consultant
10 7 (4.22%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (4.22%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.22%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.22%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Junior Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Programme Manager
11 6 (3.61%) Junior
11 6 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.51%) .NET
2 22 (13.25%) HTML
3 21 (12.65%) CSS
4 17 (10.24%) XML
5 15 (9.04%) HTML5
6 13 (7.83%) Silverlight
7 12 (7.23%) jQuery
8 10 (6.02%) Web Services
9 7 (4.22%) OpenGL
9 7 (4.22%) DirectX
10 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.41%) CSS3
12 3 (1.81%) Middleware
13 2 (1.20%) Spring
13 2 (1.20%) Ajax
13 2 (1.20%) Java EE
14 1 (0.60%) JSON
14 1 (0.60%) WCF
14 1 (0.60%) WF
14 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.22%) Mathematics
1 7 (4.22%) Physics
1 7 (4.22%) Computer Science
1 7 (4.22%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.01%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (2.41%) Open Source
3 4 (2.41%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.20%) DTV
6 1 (0.60%) GIS
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) EPoS
6 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.60%) AS400
6 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.45%) Windows
2 4 (2.41%) Linux
3 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.53%) Project Management
2 51 (30.72%) PRINCE2
3 47 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (19.88%) Scrum
5 26 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (14.46%) Business Analysis
7 17 (10.24%) CRM
8 16 (9.64%) Web Development
8 16 (9.64%) V-Model
9 15 (9.04%) Data Modelling
10 13 (7.83%) Unit Testing
11 12 (7.23%) Project Planning
11 12 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (7.23%) Change Management
12 11 (6.63%) Software Engineering
13 10 (6.02%) Supplier Management
13 10 (6.02%) Process Management
13 10 (6.02%) OO
13 10 (6.02%) OOP
14 9 (5.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (26.51%) C#
2 28 (16.87%) SQL
3 18 (10.84%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.43%) Java
5 8 (4.82%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.22%) C++
7 4 (2.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.60%) VB
8 1 (0.60%) Perl
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (16.27%) Degree
2 21 (12.65%) ISEB
3 11 (6.63%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.63%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.41%) CBAP
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.63%) QA
2 10 (6.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) Puppet
1 4 (2.41%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.23%) Oracle
3 6 (3.61%) SAP
4 4 (2.41%) VMware
5 3 (1.81%) Siebel
5 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.20%) Progress
6 2 (1.20%) IBM
7 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.60%) Facebook
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