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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 98 133 131
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -2
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 123 52 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.39% 1.24% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 1.55% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 94 41 50
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
4129 3356 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.39% 80.15% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3453 2671 3026
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 March 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 2 March 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
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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 +8 45 £47,500 -5.00%
Birmingham -3 21 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Solihull +3 15 £47,500 +18.75%
Warwickshire -4 8 £48,750 -35.85% 3
Shropshire - 4 £72,500 - 1
Walsall -1 1 - -
Staffordshire -9 1 £47,500 +9.19%
Worcestershire - 1 £34,500 - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 198 (98.02%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.74%) Project Management
3 49 (24.26%) SQL
4 47 (23.27%) JavaScript
4 47 (23.27%) .NET
5 43 (21.29%) Windows
6 37 (18.32%) PRINCE2
6 37 (18.32%) Retail
7 36 (17.82%) SQL Server
8 35 (17.33%) CRM
9 32 (15.84%) SharePoint
10 31 (15.35%) Microsoft
10 31 (15.35%) Dynamics CRM
11 30 (14.85%) C#
11 30 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (13.37%) Finance
13 27 (13.37%) Java
14 25 (12.38%) ASP.NET
15 24 (11.88%) Scrum
16 21 (10.40%) Firewall
17 20 (9.90%) Web Services
18 19 (9.41%) Mentoring
19 18 (8.91%) Oracle
19 18 (8.91%) T-SQL
20 17 (8.42%) HTML
20 17 (8.42%) MVC
21 16 (7.92%) HTML5
22 15 (7.43%) OO
23 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 32 (15.84%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.94%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.48%) SAS
4 4 (1.98%) JBoss
5 2 (0.99%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) MQSI
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (6.93%) MS Project
2 9 (4.46%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.49%) SPSS
4 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (15.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.40%) Firewall
2 3 (1.49%) LDAP
2 3 (1.49%) HTTP
2 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.49%) SSL
3 2 (0.99%) VoIP
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.48%) Base SAS
5 5 (2.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (2.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.98%) OLAP
7 3 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.99%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.97%) Selenium
3 4 (1.98%) JUnit
3 4 (1.98%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.49%) JIRA
5 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.99%) Hudson
5 2 (0.99%) Ant
5 2 (0.99%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.99%) WebSpeed
5 2 (0.99%) Subversion
5 2 (0.99%) Maven
6 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (18.32%) Retail
2 27 (13.37%) Finance
3 6 (2.97%) Banking
4 4 (1.98%) Marketing
4 4 (1.98%) Billing
4 4 (1.98%) Advertising
5 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.49%) Local Government
5 3 (1.49%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.99%) Legal
6 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (31.19%) Project Manager
2 40 (19.80%) Developer
3 30 (14.85%) Analyst
4 24 (11.88%) Business Analyst
5 17 (8.42%) Consultant
5 17 (8.42%) Senior Manager
5 17 (8.42%) CRM Consultant
6 16 (7.92%) Senior Project Manager
7 14 (6.93%) Applications Consultant
7 14 (6.93%) Senior Business Analyst
7 14 (6.93%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (5.45%) CRM Developer
9 9 (4.46%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 9 (4.46%) Team Leader
9 9 (4.46%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.46%) Programme Manager
10 8 (3.96%) Architect
10 8 (3.96%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.47%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (3.47%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.27%) .NET
2 25 (12.38%) ASP.NET
3 20 (9.90%) Web Services
4 17 (8.42%) HTML
5 16 (7.92%) HTML5
6 14 (6.93%) jQuery
6 14 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (6.44%) CSS
8 10 (4.95%) WCF
9 7 (3.47%) CSS3
10 6 (2.97%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.97%) XML
11 5 (2.48%) Ajax
12 4 (1.98%) XML Schema
12 4 (1.98%) JDBC
12 4 (1.98%) J2EE
13 3 (1.49%) EJB
13 3 (1.49%) JSP
13 3 (1.49%) Servlets
13 3 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.96%) PMI
3 4 (1.98%) GIS
3 4 (1.98%) AS400
3 4 (1.98%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.49%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.49%) Open Source
4 3 (1.49%) SWIFT
4 3 (1.49%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.50%) EPoS
6 1 (0.50%) IVR
6 1 (0.50%) Statistics
6 1 (0.50%) New Media
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.50%) User Experience
6 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.29%) Windows
2 3 (1.49%) Linux
2 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (98.02%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.74%) Project Management
3 37 (18.32%) PRINCE2
4 35 (17.33%) CRM
5 30 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (11.88%) Scrum
7 19 (9.41%) Mentoring
8 17 (8.42%) MVC
9 15 (7.43%) OO
10 14 (6.93%) Business Analysis
11 13 (6.44%) SOA
12 12 (5.94%) Use Case
12 12 (5.94%) Test Scripting
12 12 (5.94%) Test Strategy
13 11 (5.45%) Unit Testing
14 10 (4.95%) PRINCE
14 10 (4.95%) Migration
14 10 (4.95%) Line Management
15 9 (4.46%) Coaching
15 9 (4.46%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.26%) SQL
2 47 (23.27%) JavaScript
3 30 (14.85%) C#
4 27 (13.37%) Java
5 18 (8.91%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.46%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.96%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.99%) XPath
9 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (6.44%) Degree
3 11 (5.45%) ISEB
4 10 (4.95%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.95%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.46%) PMI Certification
6 8 (3.96%) MAPM
7 6 (2.97%) VCP4
7 6 (2.97%) MCSD
8 5 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.98%) HND
9 4 (1.98%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.50%) MCTS
12 1 (0.50%) PMP
12 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.97%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Puppet
1 3 (1.49%) Vagrant
1 3 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (15.35%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.91%) Oracle
3 7 (3.47%) VMware
4 4 (1.98%) Cisco
5 3 (1.49%) Telerik
6 2 (0.99%) IBM
7 1 (0.50%) Pega
7 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.50%) Talend
7 1 (0.50%) HP
7 1 (0.50%) Software AG
7 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.50%) webMethods
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