The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
North West > Cheshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 73 90
Rank change year-on-year +32 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 76 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.23% 1.05% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 1.24% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 22
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £36,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.13% -21.08%  
10th Percentile £33,700 £31,050 £32,750
90th Percentile £56,500 £51,625 £52,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  

Waterfall is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1282 809 1573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 88.23% 85.07% 90.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3374 2565 5112
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £59,800
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Cheshire

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Waterfall in Cheshire

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Cheshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Cheshire

Waterfall
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -4 35 £47,875 - 2
Crewe -6 13 £45,000 +25.00%
Warrington - 4 £37,500 -
Chester +6 3 £34,000 -32.00% 2
Runcorn - 1 £65,000 -
Waterfall
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 103 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (52.43%) Finance
3 50 (48.54%) Java
4 37 (35.92%) Oracle
5 35 (33.98%) SQL
5 35 (33.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (33.98%) Banking
6 33 (32.04%) Project Management
7 32 (31.07%) Test Automation
8 31 (30.10%) SDLC
9 25 (24.27%) XML
10 24 (23.30%) Web Services
11 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
12 21 (20.39%) .NET
12 21 (20.39%) Risk Management
13 18 (17.48%) C#
13 18 (17.48%) Windows
13 18 (17.48%) JIRA
14 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
14 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
14 17 (16.50%) PMI
14 17 (16.50%) PMI Certification
15 16 (15.53%) MVC
15 16 (15.53%) Service Management
15 16 (15.53%) PRINCE2
15 16 (15.53%) Mentoring
16 15 (14.56%) SOAP
16 15 (14.56%) Hibernate
17 14 (13.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (7.77%) Confluence
2 8 (7.77%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.83%) JBoss
3 6 (5.83%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.91%) CICS
5 1 (0.97%) OpenROAD
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) BASE24
1 3 (2.91%) Hyperion Planning
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Trello
2 3 (2.91%) OpenShift
2 3 (2.91%) SaaS
3 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) HTTP
2 5 (4.85%) Internet
3 3 (2.91%) LDAP
4 1 (0.97%) NAS
4 1 (0.97%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (13.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (12.62%) MySQL
4 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (8.74%) DB2
5 9 (8.74%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.74%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.97%) Ingres
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) JIRA
2 13 (12.62%) Selenium
3 7 (6.80%) Subversion
3 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.83%) ClearCase
4 6 (5.83%) JUnit
5 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.91%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.91%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.91%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.94%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.94%) Gradle
8 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (52.43%) Finance
2 35 (33.98%) Banking
3 13 (12.62%) Retail
4 8 (7.77%) Investment Banking
5 7 (6.80%) Advertising
5 7 (6.80%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.88%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (3.88%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.91%) Billing
8 2 (1.94%) Law
8 2 (1.94%) Marketing
9 1 (0.97%) Automotive
9 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (30.10%) Developer
2 16 (15.53%) Analyst
3 14 (13.59%) Software Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Java Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Software Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Designer
7 10 (9.71%) Project Manager
7 10 (9.71%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) Integration Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Architect
11 4 (3.88%) Change Manager
11 4 (3.88%) Release Manager
11 4 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.27%) XML
2 24 (23.30%) Web Services
3 21 (20.39%) .NET
4 15 (14.56%) Hibernate
4 15 (14.56%) SOAP
5 13 (12.62%) JSP
5 13 (12.62%) Spring
6 12 (11.65%) .NET Framework
6 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET
6 12 (11.65%) EJB
6 12 (11.65%) WCF
6 12 (11.65%) WinForms
6 12 (11.65%) WPF
7 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (10.68%) J2EE
7 11 (10.68%) Servlets
8 10 (9.71%) Entity Framework
8 10 (9.71%) HTML
9 9 (8.74%) MDX
9 9 (8.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) PMI
2 10 (9.71%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.74%) N-Tier
4 8 (7.77%) Mainframe
5 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.85%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.85%) Handset
6 5 (4.85%) Smartphone
6 5 (4.85%) User Experience
7 4 (3.88%) Fintech
7 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.88%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (3.88%) Smart Meter
8 3 (2.91%) IVR
9 2 (1.94%) Contactless
9 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.94%) iPad
9 2 (1.94%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.48%) Windows
2 12 (11.65%) Android
2 12 (11.65%) Apple iOS
3 8 (7.77%) Unix
4 5 (4.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.97%) AIX
5 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (32.04%) Project Management
4 32 (31.07%) Test Automation
5 31 (30.10%) SDLC
6 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
7 21 (20.39%) Risk Management
8 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (15.53%) Mentoring
9 16 (15.53%) MVC
9 16 (15.53%) PRINCE2
9 16 (15.53%) Service Management
10 14 (13.59%) TDD
11 13 (12.62%) Scrum
12 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (11.65%) Migration
13 11 (10.68%) Unit Testing
14 10 (9.71%) BDD
14 10 (9.71%) DSDM
14 10 (9.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (48.54%) Java
2 35 (33.98%) SQL
3 18 (17.48%) C#
4 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.62%) VB.NET
6 10 (9.71%) COBOL
6 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.74%) XPath
7 9 (8.74%) XQuery
8 6 (5.83%) VB
9 4 (3.88%) PHP
9 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.88%) Python
9 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.91%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.91%) C++
11 1 (0.97%) C
11 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) PMI Certification
2 13 (12.62%) Degree
3 6 (5.83%) ISEB
4 5 (4.85%) APMG
4 5 (4.85%) PMP
4 5 (4.85%) Sun Certification
5 4 (3.88%) PgMP
6 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
2 5 (4.85%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Nagios
2 3 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (35.92%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) Chordiant
3 5 (4.85%) Sun
4 4 (3.88%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (3.88%) Teradata
5 3 (2.91%) Adobe
5 3 (2.91%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.91%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.91%) IBM
5 3 (2.91%) IBM Sterling
6 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.97%) Apigee
7 1 (0.97%) Citrix
7 1 (0.97%) Google
7 1 (0.97%) HP
7 1 (0.97%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.97%) VMware
Cheshire
Tecknuovo Ltd
Salary: £40k - £45k per annum + 15% Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago