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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 121 126 159
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +33
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 115 97 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.96% 1.81% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.27% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 77 91 51
Average salary £47,000 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
4964 4274 4360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.80% 79.56% 78.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4019 3547 3674
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 £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Birmingham -2 43 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Coventry +9 30 £45,000 -31.81% 4
Warwickshire - 11 £50,000 - 2
Solihull -8 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Wolverhampton -3 6 £37,500 -21.05%
Walsall +5 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Staffordshire +1 2 £48,750 +6.55%
West Bromwich - 1 - - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 220 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.18%) .NET
3 44 (19.30%) SQL
3 44 (19.30%) Microsoft
4 43 (18.86%) Java
5 40 (17.54%) MVC
6 39 (17.11%) C#
7 37 (16.23%) HTML
7 37 (16.23%) CSS
8 36 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 36 (15.79%) Degree
9 35 (15.35%) OO
10 33 (14.47%) Project Management
11 32 (14.04%) Windows
11 32 (14.04%) JavaScript
11 32 (14.04%) Oracle
11 32 (14.04%) SQL Server
11 32 (14.04%) Scrum
12 31 (13.60%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (13.16%) Finance
13 30 (13.16%) Web Services
13 30 (13.16%) jQuery
13 30 (13.16%) HTML5
13 30 (13.16%) SDLC
14 29 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (12.72%) Mentoring
15 27 (11.84%) Visual Studio
16 26 (11.40%) ASP.NET
17 25 (10.96%) Retail
17 25 (10.96%) Software Engineering

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (3.95%) Mule
2 6 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.75%) JBoss
4 2 (0.88%) OpenEdge
4 2 (0.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.63%) MS Project
3 4 (1.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) SPSS
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.75%) SaaS
3 3 (1.32%) PaaS
3 3 (1.32%) Office 365
3 3 (1.32%) IaaS
4 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.51%) Firewall
2 4 (1.75%) VoIP
3 1 (0.44%) WAN
3 1 (0.44%) CTI
3 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (4.82%) MySQL
5 9 (3.95%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.07%) Big Data
7 5 (2.19%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.44%) DB2
11 1 (0.44%) OLAP
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (11.84%) Visual Studio
2 22 (9.65%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.46%) Subversion
4 6 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.75%) JIRA
6 3 (1.32%) Maven
6 3 (1.32%) Ant
6 3 (1.32%) Hudson
7 2 (0.88%) WebSpeed
7 2 (0.88%) Selenium
8 1 (0.44%) JUnit
8 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (13.16%) Finance
2 25 (10.96%) Retail
3 15 (6.58%) Advertising
4 8 (3.51%) Banking
5 7 (3.07%) Games
6 4 (1.75%) Marketing
7 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.88%) Electronics
8 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 85 (37.28%) Developer
2 47 (20.61%) Project Manager
3 30 (13.16%) Lead Developer
4 22 (9.65%) Java Developer
5 19 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.89%) Analyst
7 15 (6.58%) IT Project Manager
8 14 (6.14%) Business Analyst
9 11 (4.82%) PHP Developer
9 11 (4.82%) Product Owner
10 10 (4.39%) Programme Manager
11 8 (3.51%) Development Manager
12 7 (3.07%) Applications Developer
12 7 (3.07%) Team Leader
13 6 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (2.63%) CRM Consultant
13 6 (2.63%) Senior C++ Developer
13 6 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (2.63%) Applications Consultant
13 6 (2.63%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (20.18%) .NET
2 37 (16.23%) CSS
2 37 (16.23%) HTML
3 30 (13.16%) jQuery
3 30 (13.16%) Web Services
3 30 (13.16%) HTML5
4 26 (11.40%) ASP.NET
5 24 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (10.53%) Spring
6 23 (10.09%) WCF
7 19 (8.33%) CSS3
8 11 (4.82%) Laravel
8 11 (4.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (4.82%) CakePHP
9 10 (4.39%) RESTful
9 10 (4.39%) SOAP
9 10 (4.39%) REST
10 9 (3.95%) XML
11 7 (3.07%) J2EE
11 7 (3.07%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.70%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.26%) Social Media
4 12 (5.26%) GIS
5 11 (4.82%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.63%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.75%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.32%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.32%) IVR
10 2 (0.88%) Mobile Games
10 2 (0.88%) DTV
10 2 (0.88%) PMI
10 2 (0.88%) User Experience
11 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.44%) EPoS
11 1 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.04%) Windows
2 12 (5.26%) Linux
3 3 (1.32%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (17.54%) MVC
3 36 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 35 (15.35%) OO
5 33 (14.47%) Project Management
6 32 (14.04%) Scrum
7 31 (13.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (13.16%) SDLC
9 29 (12.72%) Mentoring
10 25 (10.96%) Software Engineering
11 18 (7.89%) SOA
12 17 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (6.14%) CRM
13 14 (6.14%) Change Management
14 12 (5.26%) Web Design
14 12 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (5.26%) Line Management
15 11 (4.82%) SEO
16 10 (4.39%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (19.30%) SQL
2 43 (18.86%) Java
3 39 (17.11%) C#
4 32 (14.04%) JavaScript
5 24 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 20 (8.77%) VB.NET
7 19 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 11 (4.82%) PHP
9 10 (4.39%) C++
10 3 (1.32%) XPath
11 2 (0.88%) COBOL
11 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.44%) JCL
12 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (2.19%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.32%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.32%) HND
3 3 (1.32%) Postgraduate
3 3 (1.32%) ISEB
3 3 (1.32%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.88%) HNC
4 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.88%) NVQ Level 4
4 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.44%) PMP
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.44%) MCSD
5 1 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.07%) SLA
1 7 (3.07%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.88%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.04%) Oracle
3 4 (1.75%) Cisco
3 4 (1.75%) VMware
3 4 (1.75%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.32%) Ab Initio
4 3 (1.32%) Sun
4 3 (1.32%) Informatica
5 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.88%) HP
5 2 (0.88%) SAP
5 2 (0.88%) Pega
6 1 (0.44%) Telerik
6 1 (0.44%) Progress
6 1 (0.44%) Sybase
6 1 (0.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe
6 1 (0.44%) Software AG
6 1 (0.44%) BEA
6 1 (0.44%) webMethods
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago