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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 109 143 158
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +15
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 97 49 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.94% 1.13% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.43% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 74 38 39
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £39,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +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
4091 3436 3594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.00% 79.54% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 2780 3095
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 29 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Birmingham +2 24 £52,000 +9.47%
Solihull +10 12 £47,500 +43.93%
Warwickshire - 5 £47,500 -
Walsall - 2 £35,000 -
Staffordshire -1 1 £47,500 +9.19%
Shropshire - 1 - - 3
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 195 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (28.50%) Project Management
3 51 (25.50%) .NET
4 46 (23.00%) JavaScript
4 46 (23.00%) Windows
5 44 (22.00%) SQL
6 38 (19.00%) PRINCE2
7 37 (18.50%) Scrum
8 36 (18.00%) CRM
8 36 (18.00%) SharePoint
9 35 (17.50%) Retail
10 34 (17.00%) C#
10 34 (17.00%) SQL Server
10 34 (17.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (15.50%) Java
11 31 (15.50%) Dynamics CRM
12 30 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (14.50%) Microsoft
14 28 (14.00%) Finance
15 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET
16 22 (11.00%) Web Services
16 22 (11.00%) Firewall
17 21 (10.50%) SC Cleared
17 21 (10.50%) Security Cleared
18 18 (9.00%) T-SQL
19 17 (8.50%) HTML
19 17 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (8.50%) HTML5
19 17 (8.50%) Unit Testing
19 17 (8.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (18.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.50%) SAS
4 2 (1.00%) CMS
4 2 (1.00%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.50%) JBoss
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) MQSI
5 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (8.00%) MS Project
2 7 (3.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.50%) SPSS
4 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (15.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.00%) Firewall
2 12 (6.00%) HTTP
3 11 (5.50%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.50%) SSL
3 11 (5.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.50%) Base SAS
4 7 (3.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 7 (3.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (2.50%) OLAP
5 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.50%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.00%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.50%) JIRA
1 11 (5.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.00%) Selenium
2 6 (3.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.50%) JUnit
3 3 (1.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.50%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.00%) Hudson
4 2 (1.00%) Subversion
4 2 (1.00%) Maven
4 2 (1.00%) WebSpeed
4 2 (1.00%) Ant
5 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (17.50%) Retail
2 28 (14.00%) Finance
3 8 (4.00%) Banking
4 5 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.00%) Billing
5 4 (2.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.50%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.50%) Local Government
7 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.00%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (27.50%) Project Manager
2 49 (24.50%) Developer
3 32 (16.00%) Analyst
4 27 (13.50%) Business Analyst
5 18 (9.00%) CRM Developer
6 17 (8.50%) Senior Analyst
6 17 (8.50%) Senior Project Manager
6 17 (8.50%) Senior Manager
6 17 (8.50%) Senior Business Analyst
7 15 (7.50%) Architect
8 13 (6.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 11 (5.50%) Consultant
9 11 (5.50%) CRM Consultant
10 10 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.00%) Applications Consultant
11 8 (4.00%) Junior
12 7 (3.50%) Programme Manager
13 6 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
13 6 (3.00%) Software Manager
13 6 (3.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (25.50%) .NET
2 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET
3 22 (11.00%) Web Services
4 17 (8.50%) HTML
4 17 (8.50%) HTML5
5 15 (7.50%) jQuery
6 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (6.50%) CSS
8 8 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (4.00%) Ajax
8 8 (4.00%) XML
9 6 (3.00%) WCF
10 4 (2.00%) CSS3
11 2 (1.00%) Spring
11 2 (1.00%) XSLT
11 2 (1.00%) Struts
11 2 (1.00%) JDBC
11 2 (1.00%) J2EE
11 2 (1.00%) XML Schema
11 2 (1.00%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.50%) Open Source
3 10 (5.00%) PMI
4 5 (2.50%) AS400
4 5 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.50%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.50%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.00%) GIS
8 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) EPoS
8 1 (0.50%) FMCG
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.00%) Windows
2 12 (6.00%) Linux
3 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.50%) AIX
4 1 (0.50%) HPUX
4 1 (0.50%) Solaris
4 1 (0.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (28.50%) Project Management
3 38 (19.00%) PRINCE2
4 37 (18.50%) Scrum
5 36 (18.00%) CRM
6 34 (17.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (8.50%) Unit Testing
8 16 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 16 (8.00%) MVC
8 16 (8.00%) OO
9 15 (7.50%) SOA
9 15 (7.50%) Migration
9 15 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (7.00%) Use Case
11 13 (6.50%) OOP
11 13 (6.50%) Test Strategy
12 12 (6.00%) Mentoring
13 11 (5.50%) PRINCE
13 11 (5.50%) Data Modelling
13 11 (5.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.00%) JavaScript
2 44 (22.00%) SQL
3 34 (17.00%) C#
4 31 (15.50%) Java
5 18 (9.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.00%) XPath
8 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (10.50%) SC Cleared
1 21 (10.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.50%) ISEB
4 13 (6.50%) Degree
5 11 (5.50%) PMI Certification
6 9 (4.50%) MAPM
7 8 (4.00%) MCSD
8 6 (3.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.50%) HND
9 3 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.50%) PMP
11 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.50%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (5.50%) Puppet
1 11 (5.50%) Vagrant
1 11 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.00%) Oracle
3 12 (6.00%) VMware
4 3 (1.50%) IBM
4 3 (1.50%) Telerik
5 2 (1.00%) HP
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) Talend
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Sainsbury
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago