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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 127 118 99
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 92 90 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.74% 1.75% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.17% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 75 81 89
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,127
% change year-on-year
- -2.44%
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
4349 4145 3918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.45% 80.77% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3469 3293
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Warwickshire +19 30 £50,500 -8.18%
Birmingham -19 28 £45,500 -9.00% 3
Coventry +7 21 £45,500 -9.00% 2
Shropshire -11 2 £33,000 -12.00%
Solihull -16 2 £44,000 +13.54%
Staffordshire -6 1 £40,000 -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 208 (98.58%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (27.49%) SQL
3 46 (21.80%) .NET
4 45 (21.33%) JavaScript
5 43 (20.38%) SQL Server
6 41 (19.43%) Windows
6 41 (19.43%) Project Management
7 35 (16.59%) PRINCE2
7 35 (16.59%) Retail
8 34 (16.11%) Microsoft
8 34 (16.11%) MVC
9 33 (15.64%) Finance
10 32 (15.17%) C#
10 32 (15.17%) Mentoring
11 31 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (13.27%) HTML
12 28 (13.27%) CSS
12 28 (13.27%) OO
13 26 (12.32%) Visual Studio
13 26 (12.32%) jQuery
14 25 (11.85%) Degree
14 25 (11.85%) ASP.NET
14 25 (11.85%) Java
15 24 (11.37%) T-SQL
15 24 (11.37%) Oracle
15 24 (11.37%) WCF
15 24 (11.37%) HTML5
16 23 (10.90%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (10.43%) CRM
18 21 (9.95%) Scrum

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (8.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.90%) JBoss
3 3 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.95%) Confluence
4 2 (0.95%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.47%) MQSI
5 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.47%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.47%) IIS
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.37%) MS Project
3 4 (1.90%) MS Office
4 1 (0.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (9.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.53%) Firewall
2 4 (1.90%) VoIP
3 1 (0.47%) LAN
3 1 (0.47%) WAN
3 1 (0.47%) CTI
3 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (7.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.84%) MySQL
5 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.47%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (12.32%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.32%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.32%) Subversion
3 6 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.90%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.90%) Hudson
4 4 (1.90%) Ant
4 4 (1.90%) JUnit
4 4 (1.90%) Maven
4 4 (1.90%) Selenium
5 2 (0.95%) WebSpeed
5 2 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 35 (16.59%) Retail
2 33 (15.64%) Finance
3 14 (6.64%) Advertising
4 9 (4.27%) Banking
5 3 (1.42%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.42%) Marketing
5 3 (1.42%) Billing
5 3 (1.42%) Games
6 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 59 (27.96%) Project Manager
2 47 (22.27%) Developer
3 27 (12.80%) Analyst
4 20 (9.48%) Business Analyst
5 19 (9.00%) Lead Developer
6 17 (8.06%) Consultant
6 17 (8.06%) CRM Consultant
7 14 (6.64%) Applications Consultant
8 13 (6.16%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.21%) Senior Manager
10 10 (4.74%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.74%) Programme Manager
10 10 (4.74%) Senior Project Manager
11 9 (4.27%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.27%) Applications Developer
11 9 (4.27%) Senior Business Analyst
11 9 (4.27%) Product Owner
12 7 (3.32%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.32%) Infrastructure Manager
12 7 (3.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.80%) .NET
2 28 (13.27%) HTML
2 28 (13.27%) CSS
3 26 (12.32%) jQuery
4 25 (11.85%) ASP.NET
5 24 (11.37%) WCF
5 24 (11.37%) HTML5
6 23 (10.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (9.48%) Web Services
8 18 (8.53%) CSS3
9 9 (4.27%) XML
10 8 (3.79%) JDBC
10 8 (3.79%) J2EE
10 8 (3.79%) XML Schema
11 6 (2.84%) Laravel
11 6 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (2.84%) Spring
11 6 (2.84%) CakePHP
12 5 (2.37%) LINQ
12 5 (2.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.21%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.79%) GIS
4 7 (3.32%) Social Media
5 6 (2.84%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.42%) IVR
7 3 (1.42%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.47%) FMCG
9 1 (0.47%) Statistics
9 1 (0.47%) EPoS
9 1 (0.47%) New Media
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.43%) Windows
2 6 (2.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (98.58%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (19.43%) Project Management
3 35 (16.59%) PRINCE2
4 34 (16.11%) MVC
5 32 (15.17%) Mentoring
6 28 (13.27%) OO
7 22 (10.43%) CRM
8 21 (9.95%) Scrum
9 16 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (6.64%) Line Management
10 14 (6.64%) Software Engineering
11 13 (6.16%) SOA
12 12 (5.69%) ITIL
12 12 (5.69%) Test Scripting
13 11 (5.21%) V-Model
13 11 (5.21%) Change Management
13 11 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (4.74%) Test Strategy
14 10 (4.74%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 58 (27.49%) SQL
2 45 (21.33%) JavaScript
3 32 (15.17%) C#
4 25 (11.85%) Java
5 24 (11.37%) T-SQL
6 20 (9.48%) VB.NET
7 18 (8.53%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.84%) PHP
9 4 (1.90%) C++
9 4 (1.90%) XPath
10 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.95%) COBOL
11 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (11.85%) Degree
2 6 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.37%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.37%) ISEB
4 4 (1.90%) HND
5 3 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.47%) MCTS
7 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.47%) MCSD
7 1 (0.47%) PMP
7 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.32%) QA
2 5 (2.37%) SLA
3 2 (0.95%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.37%) Oracle
3 5 (2.37%) Cisco
3 5 (2.37%) VMware
4 3 (1.42%) HP
5 2 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.95%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.47%) Pega
6 1 (0.47%) Telerik
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe
6 1 (0.47%) Sun
6 1 (0.47%) Symantec
6 1 (0.47%) webMethods
6 1 (0.47%) Software AG
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Sainsbury
Posted: 12 days ago